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connect time

n. Computers
1. The elapsed time during which a user of a remote terminal is connected with a time-sharing system.
2. The length of a modem session.
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The feature will allow Vodafone SuperNet 4G customers to experience HD quality crystal clear voice with super call connect time.
aConnecting in BrasA-lia is offering a much better experience to passengers and the new infrastructure is designed to achieve the lowest connect time in the country, unlocking possibilities for international travellers,a said Ketchibachian.
Viewing tubes connect time along the horizontal timeline trail to the specific rock layers down in the canyon.
OAG, the airline information company, has announced that it has signed a long-term contract to provide its consolidated global airline schedule and minimum connect time (MCT) data to Travelport, one of the world's leading providers of global distribution systems (GDS).
OAG, a provider of airline information, reported on Friday that it has entered into a long-term contract to supply Travelport, a provider of global distribution systems (GDS), with its consolidated global airline schedule and minimum connect time (MCT) data.
Assuming it took a user only 10 seconds to identify and then delete the spam message - that's 5,000 hours a day of connect time. And anti-spam campaigners estimate the cost to the spammer would have been about a US$100 a day
* Meet the maximum two-second connect time limitation, even with Answer Machine Detect on--one of the most stringent and most difficult to achieve portions of the legislation
Specifically, the plaintiffs held that certain metadata(4) -- such as the identities of senders and the recipient, acknowledgement receipts that provided senders with a date and time confirmation that their messages were received, and system usage statistics such as user logon/logoff and connect time -- appeared nowhere on the printouts they had seen.
How to reduce the risks from increased Internet connect time
Since the pricing structure at Questel-Orbit still depends on connect time, one wonders whether the speeding of response time offered by QWEB and the Internet Protocol Network could worry database producers like Derwent that rely on royalties.
But PC-based RAS systems can reduce the total connect time by one-third, cutting the cost of executing the transactions.
While traditional online databases charged for connect time, STN Easy started off with no connect time charges.