information gathering


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Noun1.information gathering - the act of collecting information
military operation, operation - activity by a military or naval force (as a maneuver or campaign); "it was a joint operation of the navy and air force"
intelligence activity, intelligence operation, intelligence - the operation of gathering information about an enemy
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The MDSP guarantees that data collected by Genergy is accurate and valid, and eliminates the lengthy information gathering and certification process many users must undertake whenever they need to perform due diligence.
Because the information posted on the site is legally available to anyone through public disclosure documents or private information gathering agencies, Kirkland may find itself in the unenviable position of arguing that it is permissible to procure this information but not to pass it along to others.
The software kit includes a real-time operating system (RTOS) that allows rapid information gathering, data processing, and communications with external devices.
Mold design will be explored, including the design process and information gathering; parting line considerations; overflow considerations; part feeding (sprues, ring feed, pin feed, tab feed and submarine gate); cavity spacing; mold construction (mold plates, core pin/inserts, leader pins/bushings, materials selection, durability and spring assists); compression molds; transfer molds; injection molds; injection-transfer; and miscellaneous topics such as CAD, in-mold design and cold runner blocks.
These include legal liability, information gathering, team building, search methods, temporal and geographical plotting of evidence, underwater excavation, evidence handling, medicolegal aspects of underwater death, and courtroom presentation.
Additionally, the guidance will facilitate the examination team's conclusion of the audit, make the information gathering process more efficient, facilitate the issuance of fewer and more concise IDRs, generate a more timely response to those IDRs that are issued, and reduce taxpayer burden.
In its project redesign, the Reengineering Task Force dedicated six months to information gathering activities to identify the problems associated with the present VR process.
The first is information gathering, a process with two main objectives: to identify potential appropriate opportunities and to identify people or contacts who may help to secure those opportunities or to obtain further information about them.
The awarding of the designation provides energy users and ESCOs with a major benefit: It guarantees that data collected by Genergy is accurate and valid, and eliminates the lengthy information gathering and certification process many users must undertake whenever they need to perform due diligence.
* collection limits -- personal information gathering should not metastasize
Indeed, the Service has exercised restraint in the use of its information gathering powers due to sensitivity to third party concerns about the confidentiality of information and the burden of producing information.
Moreover, NCJRS does not limit its information gathering to the United States.

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