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CIM

abbreviation for
1. (Computer Science) computer input on microfilm
2. (Computer Science) computer integrated manufacture
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Noun1.CIM - the United Kingdom's central unit for the tasking and coordination and funding of intelligence and security agencies
international intelligence agency - an intelligence agency outside the United States
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
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Founded in 1991, CIM is based in Havana and employs over 400 people, including 150 scientists.
Key words: Common Information Model (CIM), Distribution Management Systems (DMS), Unified Modelling Language (UML), Relational Database Management Systems (RBMS)
Sharon Roffman, also a student of Weilerstein and a CIM graduate, won third prize in the competition, receiving $5,000.
The DMTF (Distributed Management Task Force) originally developed CIM (Common Information Model) and WBEM (Web-Based Enterprise Management) standards.
By leveraging CIM, management can control the necessary information resources and make confident decisions on issues relating to the customer or business activity.
Presently the CIM system is being used to link MEC 20 and TSC 800s to the outside world.
Current CIM techniques based on monitoring cannot tap this potential because by the time we recognize that waste is happening, it's too late." With the new software, Hunkar says, "The focus is placed on prevention to improve profitability." That is the essence of what he calls Smart Manufacturing.
CIM offers an interactive learning approach that combines a line of self-paced CD-ROM products with the benefits of support and shared resources in a knowledge community Web site.
Because CIMtrack meets IAB guidelines, CIM advertisers can accurately compare CIM's ad measurement and reporting with IAB, which is the only widely accepted standard for audience measurement on the Web.
The CIM Framework [4] defines a component-based architecture for the next generation of agile Manufacturing Execution System (MES) systems.
Experts in the field articulate their opinions about the potential of CIM (Kohl et al., 1988).
American executives in increasing numbers are waking up to the importance of CIM as a competitive weapon.