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  • 1 System F — System F, also known as the polymorphic lambda calculus or the second order lambda calculus, is a typed lambda calculus. It was discovered independently by the logician Jean Yves Girard and the computer scientist John C. Reynolds. System F… …

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  • 2 System — Sys tem, n. [L. systema, Gr. ?, fr. ? to place together; sy n with + ? to place: cf. F. syst[ e]me. See {Stand}.] 1. An assemblage of objects arranged in regular subordination, or after some distinct method, usually logical or scientific; a… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 System 7 — Infobox OS name = System 7 caption = Screenshot of System 7.5.3 developer = Apple Computer family = Mac OS Classic source model = Closed source latest release version = 7.6.1 latest release date = April 7 1997 kernel type = Monolithic for 68k,… …

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  • 4 System 6 — Infobox OS version name = System Software 6 family = Mac OS caption = System Software 6.0.8 workspace developer = Apple Computer source model = Closed source license = Proprietary kernel type = Monolithic first release date = April, 1988 first… …

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  • 5 system — noun Etymology: Late Latin systemat , systema, from Greek systēmat , systēma, from synistanai to combine, from syn + histanai to cause to stand more at stand Date: 1603 1. a regularly interacting or interdependent group of items forming a unified …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 6 System 3 — This article is about the computer game company. See System/3 for the IBM minicomputer system. For the Scottish opinion pollster, TNS System Three , see Taylor Nelson Sofres. System 3 is a London based computer game developer, founded in 1984 by… …

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  • 7 system — See: PUBLIC ADDRESS SYSTEM …

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  • 8 System Shock 2 — Developer(s) Irrational Games Looking Glass Studios Publisher(s) Electronic Arts …

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  • 9 System of systems — is a moniker for a collection of task oriented or dedicated systems that pool their resources and capabilities together to obtain a new, more complex, meta system which offers more functionality and performance than simply the sum of the… …

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  • 10 System Center Configuration Manager — Developer(s) Microsoft Corporation Stable release Configuration Manager 2007 R3 SP2 / 2010 Development status Active Operating system Microsoft Windows …

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  • 11 System testing — of software or hardware is testing conducted on a complete, integrated system to evaluate the system s compliance with its specified requirements. System testing falls within the scope of black box testing, and as such, should require no… …

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  • 12 System software — is any computer software which manages and controls computer hardware so that application software can perform a task. Operating systems, such as Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X or Linux, are prominent examples of system software. System software… …

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  • 13 System X (computing) — System X is a supercomputer assembled by Virginia Tech in the summer of 2003, that was originally composed of 1,100 Apple Power Mac G5 computers. System X is currently running at 12.25 Teraflops, (20.24 peak), and was ranked #280 in the July 2008 …

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  • 14 System programming language — System programming languages (otherwise known as applications languages) are programming languages that are statically typed, allow arbitrarily complex data structures, compiled, and meant to operate largely independently of other programs.… …

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  • 15 System X (telephony) — System X was the name of the UK s first national digital telephone exchange system.HistorySystem X was developed by the UK Post Office (later to become British Telecom), GEC, Plessey, and Standard Telephones and Cables (STC), and first shown in… …

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  • 16 System-on-a-chip — or system on chip (SoC or SOC) refers to integrating all components of a computer or other electronic system into a single integrated circuit (chip). It may contain digital, analog, mixed signal, and often radio frequency functions ndash; all on… …

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  • 17 System request — (often abbreviated SysRq or Sys Req) is a key on keyboards for PCs that has no standard usecite web|title=What is the SysRq key for?|work=comp.os.msdos.programmer FAQ|url=http://www.faqs.org/faqs/msdos programmer faq/part2/|accessdate=2008 01 08] …

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  • 18 System Administrator Appreciation Day — System Administrator Appreciation Day, also known as Sysadmin Day, SysAdminDay or SAAD, was created by Ted Kekatos, a system administrator in Chicago. Kekatos was inspired to create the special day by a Hewlett Packard magazine advertisement in… …

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  • 19 System 7 (disambiguation) — System 7 is the name of a Macintosh operating system introduced in 1991. System 7 may also refer to: System 7 (band), a British dance/ambient band System 7 (album), 1991 album IBM System/7, a 1970s computer system Version 7 Unix is sometimes… …

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  • 20 System's Twilight — System s Twilight: An Abstract Fairy Tale is a graphical interactive fiction computer game created by Andrew Plotkin in 1993.The game is a combination of puzzle and story, combining several different kinds of logic puzzles and word puzzles. The… …

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