Tandem system


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1.(Elec.) same as Cascade system.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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For decades, the Uniform Automated Data Processing System--Stock Points (UADPSSP/U2) and Tandem System have been the Naval Supply Systems Command's (NAVSUP) major non-tactical support business systems for ashore and afloat Navy operations.
In late June of 2007, I implemented our tandem system. Within three client appointments, we noted that we were placing more business and solving more needs for our clients than before the tandem appointments.
In addition, Andres says using a tandem system can add to the lifespan of a high-speed grinder by making its job easier.
The Tandem system can operate using both pipetting technologies in concert for maximum flexibility and throughput, or independently.
* Dynamic Web-publishing for copy originating on the Tandem system;
In his most recent position as manager of bibliographic services at A-G Canada, Morrell managed the migration of more than 50 million records from a proprietary Tandem system to open network standards.
The sliding tandem system is centered around a single, unified frame bracket rather than two separate trailing arm suspensions on a frame.
The plant is arranged so that the tandem mixer can be by-passed when required but it has been in successful use as a tandem system for 85% of its working time since installation
"This is a dual or tandem system. While one unit does computation and control, the other trails along in real time.
When compared to traditional mainframes, the Tandem system scales linearly well beyond the largest reported mainframes on the TPC-A transaction processing benchmark.