teleprocessing


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teleprocessing

[′tel·ə‚prä‚ses·iŋ]
(computer science)
The use of telecommunications equipment and systems by a computer.
A computer service involving input/output at locations remote from the computer itself.

teleprocessing

("long distance" processing) An early IBM term for data communications.
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Under the VASP agreement, participating tax preparers will use GE IS' Business Talk communications service to transmit an individual taxpayer's return to ELF for validation via GE IS' teleprocessing network.
Teleprocessing equipment topped the list by generating the largest heat load of the technology classifications sampled.
The 12-year agreement calls on Martin Marietta to consolidate all of HUD's data-processing operations in one location, integrate its systems and consolidate its teleprocessing network.
Gil Hoffman, head of the Homefront Command's Warning and Teleprocessing Department, told Radio Kol Chai that the army is working "together with the cell phone companies and the rabbis' committees to ensure that the only messages allowed through [on kosher phones] will be from the Homefront Command."
In CN's April Network Access Directory, an addition should be made: Teleprocessing Products provides modular, expandable WAN access products that handle one or multi T1 to ATM.