program specification


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program specification

[′prō·grəm ‚spes·ə·fə′kā·shən]
(computer science)
A statement of the precise functions which are to be carried out by a computer program, including descriptions of the input to be processed by the program, the processing needed, and the output from the program.
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* Complete loan program specification from MARS Back Office to MARS POS avoids the need for subsequent telephone calls or faxes for information that's been omitted;
In the few instances where functionality had changed since the last revisions of the program specifications, the entire test specification had to be rewritten (and the program specification was quickly revised).
The site's home page presents a snapshot of Epic CNC Training Academy's statement of purpose and program specifications supported by sidebar navigation and links to external resources to facilitate students in fulfilling application requirements.
As the ramp up in production of new-generation aircraft accelerates, OEMs and operators must be able to support both new and legacy program specifications for existing aircraft that have been in use for decades in parallel.
The accuracy of instrumentation required by the 2006-2008 California IOU program specifications (AEC, 2004) has been reexamined and there is a general consensus that some of the specifications should be revised.
The success of your maintenance management program will rest on your ability to contract for services with reliable vendors, and to make sure the program specifications are being met and your owner is properly protected.
Since the legacy applications had limited documentation and no program specifications, the team executed the legacy applications and documented each functional requirement.
* Auditors are licensed fresh fruit and vegetable inspectors, and are trained in auditing and program specifications.
(2) The program is a Federal-State cooperative program, with BLS responsible for program specifications, data review, and publication of monthly and quarterly news releases, and States responsible for data collection, employer interviews, data development, and their own publications.
"That means we seek to create an approach that, from the offender's perspective, is as seamless and consistent (in terminology, philosophy, program specifications) as possible," McCarthy said.
My specialties became data conversion, authority control, MARC standards in their grittiest detail, and writing program specifications. At first, these specifications were for specific data manipulation purposes, but eventually I authored a batch authority control processing service and became involved in writing specifications for the maintenance of existing programs, as well as adding features to these programs.

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