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static attribute

In object technology, an attribute that contains the same value for each object (all instances of the class). Contrast with instance attribute.
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Number of Classes, Number ofAttributes, Number ofMethods, Number of Static Attributes, Number of Static Methods, Number ofPackages, Number ofOverridden Methods, Average Number ofParameters, Total Lines ofCode, and Average Lines of Code per Method are simple and straightforward metrics, with a detailed explanation about them being unnecessary.
Static attributes described in part A consist of two main elements--furniture and equipment.
Neville Letserich, director of product marketing at EMC, stated that, "Organizations need to be able to classify content, and this requires a level of detailed information about data that other storage management applications can't provide." ESG's Marrone-Hurley noted that "Documentum provides more than static attributes and that's where they differ [from some other products]." CSS's policy engine assigns specific tags to the files based on preset attributes and then places the content on the appropriate storage device and automates the process of moving it from tier to tier as needed.