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implementation

[‚im·plə‚men′tā·shən]
(computer science)
The installation of a computer system or an information system.
The use of software on a particular computer system.

implementation

The carrying out or physical realization of something. The phrase "there are various implementations of the protocol" means that there are several software products that execute that protocol. A computer system implementation would be the installation of new hardware and system software. An information system implementation would be the installation of new databases and application programs, and the adoption of new manual procedures.
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The survey of 101 network engineers, IT managers and CIOs found that 68 percent have implemented or will implement VoIP in the next 12 months; 40 percent have implemented MPLS or will implement the technology in the next 12 months; 50 percent have implemented or plan to implement a WAN optimization technology in the next 12 months; and 58 percent indicated that application and network latency is the most relevant information to them when reporting on WAN optimization improvements.
Although the JCEL construction contractor was initially skeptical of the program, this contractor now embraces the program as straightforward to implement with the added benefits of increased levels of site safety and housekeeping.
Expeditiously negotiate and implement a new provision in the Income Tax Convention with the United States eliminating withholding on all dividends and interest for payments to both related and unrelated parties.
Despite the benefits of cooperative learning, a significant number of schools do not implement or support this form of instruction despite the fact that their students could benefit from these practices (Maheady, 2001).
Gehl Company, West Bend, WI, announces plans to discontinue the manufacturing and distribution of its agricultural implement product lines.
Rather, it will examine the idea of using an LSI on the FCS program, attempt to find the pros and cons of the concept, and offer recommendations should the Department of Defense (DOD) decide to implement this methodology on future weapon system acquisitions.
Of those owners with no plans to implement green building standards, almost two-thirds (65%) cited a lack of demand for these improvements and another quarter (26%) didn't believe the LEED standards were worth the increased cost.
In the past, only the largest companies could afford data replication technology to implement a disaster recovery solution for their e-mail systems.
Finalizes, without change, an interim rule published on May 13, 2004 (DFARS Change Notice 20040513), to implement statutory provisions that permit exceptions to domestic source requirements in limited situations.
This article explains how CPAs can help implement e-mail programs that reduce compliance risks by using the privacy framework developed jointly by the AICPA and the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants (CICA).