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modularity

[‚mäj·ə′lar·əd·ē]
(computer science)
The property of functional flexibility built into a computer system by assembling discrete units which can be easily joined to or arranged with other parts or units.

modularity

The characteristic of a system that has been divided into smaller subsystems which interact with each other.
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'We expect this spending trend to increase in 2019 as new compact modular products come to market from a variety of vendors.'
Thus, the demand for modular chillers in a commercial application is projected to grow during the forecast period.
Totally Modular is looking to expand its operations throughout the West Midlands, and hopes to create up to 450 jobs in each of its regional facilities, through direct employ-ment and with local supply chain partners.
The solution has been developed to serve customers, in need of solution which can be delivered and installed quickly; looking for a highly modular solution that may be used in the same form in multiple locations; searching for a temporary power generation solution without a permanent building structure; in the data center, mining, renewables power generation industries wishing to firm up their intermittent generation capacity and rental businesses.
As a result, modular buildings are changing to accommodate the demand for taller, bigger structures.
Cramo is Europe's second largest rental services company specialising in construction machinery and equipment rental and rental-related services as well as the rental of modular space.
In addition to seeking general industry input through the RFI, the City has issued the accompanying RFEI inviting expressions of interest for modular affordable housing construction on both public and private sites within the five boroughs where modular construction could be utilized.
The products produced by Phoenix Modular Elevator are high-quality, commercial elevators that meet ADA requirements and can also be gurney compliant as well.
The LG G5 debuted with modular accessories called "Friends" that were expected to be the big selling point of the device.
Other key features of the MC380X modular cone plant include an extra-heavy duty I-beam frame, and galvanized steel structure including walkways, stairs and guardrails as standard.
Modular and flexible facilities are concepts that can support these goals without sacrificing quality and compliance.