information utility

information utility

[‚in·fər′mā·shən yü‚til·əd·ē]
(computer science)
An information network that specializes in supplying information to businesses and other organizations.
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information utility

(1) A service bureau that maintains up-to-date databases for public access.

(2) A central source of information for an organization or group.
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21 (ANI): Indian Overseas Bank (IOB), one of the leading public sector banks, on Friday entered into an agreement for information utility services with the National E-Governance Services Limited (NeSL).
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(4) Environmental characteristics, which is described by 5 indicators, namely, the community's information services infrastructure conditions, village cadres' intervention degree in information service, information service payment cost evaluation and information utility. Under normal circumstances, complete information service infrastructure and village cadres' intervention in information services are conductive to information consumption.
What's more, they said the combined entity will become the world's biggest cloud information utility, with a global network of more than 20,000 businesses spanning various industries--ranging from retail and apparel to high tech, automotive, heavy industry, consumer products, pharmaceutical, chemicals, commodities, finance, and logistics.
Specifically, these best practices include the Iraqi Geospatial Database Portal, an online Request for Information utility, a File Transfer Protocol web page, and a review of embedded Uniform Resource Locators directly linked to new/ updated files delivered by email.
GlobalCustody.net, an information utility for the securities services market, reported yesterday the release of an updated version of its Service Matrix.
of Illinois-Chicago) explain the fundamentals of data publishing that preserves privacy, and anonymization methods for preserving information utility for some specific data mining tasks.
Speccy is a system information utility from Piriform.

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