electronic information service

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Noun1.electronic information service - (computer science) a database that can be accessed by computers
computer science, computing - the branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures
database - an organized body of related information
relational database - a database in which relations between information items are explicitly specified as accessible attributes; "in a relational database the data are organized as a number of differently sized tables"
object-oriented database - a database in which the operations carried out on information items (data objects) are considered part of their definition
lexical database - a database of information about words
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The focus will shift to the development and utilization of information resources, the traditional closed service mode will change to open the network electronic information service, outstanding performance in information Access to resources can be shared and remote through remote calls, breaking through the space and time constraints, for the sharing of resources and information services in the field of information research has brought far-reaching impact.
"In fact, the name 'newsletter' as a business is going to gradually be fading to be replaced by something akin to 'electronic information service.' As an indication of this trend, the newsletter publisher's association has changed its name to the Specialized Information Publishers Association in 2006."
The founder and former CEO of BuyWireless.com -- a one-stop online shop featuring a wide assortment of accessories for wireless phones -- Goldman is also the creator of WirelessNOW, the industry's first dedicated electronic information service. The Strategis Group, a market research firm, now wholly owns that service which was initiated in 1994.
The National Library of Australia has agreed to make its Kinetica database service, which provides bibliographic data and associated information, available to subscribers of Ilanet, an electronic information service offered by the State Library of New South Wales.
As principal of three elementary schools in Utah over the past eight years, I have seen the incredible learning that is possible through the Internet.(2) One amazing tool accessible through this network is WorldClassroom, a global electronic information service that has helped us bring the world to our schools.(3) In addition to the Russian example, our students have communicated with children in countries that include Argentina, Australia, Belgium, Canada, Denmark, France, Germany, Great Britain, Hungary, Iceland, Indonesia, Kenya, Lithuania, Mexico, Singapore, Taiwan, the Netherlands, and Zimbabwe.
That same $5.95 rate entitles you to one free hour per month on America Online, the nation's fastest-growing electronic information service.
US Health Link, which began operation in February 1992, is an electronic information service for health professionals.
But my bill for GEnie, an electronic information service that gives me access to 10 U.S.
One reaction of electronic information service providers to Feist may well be to cancel or modify plans to make their valuable data available on CD-ROMs for general distribution to the public.
* Who's Buying Whom Monthly, an electronic information service that identifies every acquisition transaction announced, full details on each deal, in most cases providing a complete article or press release about the transaction.
(New York) and Edmund Greenslet Publishing (New York) to produce AirlineMonitor Weekly.com, a new weekly electronic information service. An annual subscription costs $200.

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