batch processing

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batch processing

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1. manufacturing products or treating materials in batches, by passing the output of one process to subsequent processes. Compare continuous processing
2. (Computer Science) a system by which the computer programs of a number of individual users are submitted to the computer as a single batch. Compare time sharing2
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Noun1.batch processing - the serial execution of computer programsbatch processing - the serial execution of computer programs
instruction execution, execution - (computer science) the process of carrying out an instruction by a computer
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Qualification requirements: Knowledge and experience in application development on Bull / GCOS8 platform, on which Autosys is currently run, in all these areas: IDS-II network database (CODASYL), COBOL-74 Batch programming with JCL, COBOL-74 TPR (on-line programming) with Format screen handling.
The co-marketing agreement with IMS expands the products Deltec offers its post-op pain management customers, complimenting our new CADD-Prizm(R) PCS II pump and new CADD-DIPLOMAT(R) PC Communications System with Batch Programming," stated Jim Stitt, President of Deltec.
Deltec) has launched a new Batch Programming feature for its CADD-DIPLOMAT(R) PC Communications System designed to help reduce medication errors in post-op pain programs.