Month of October 2002 - Page Number 10

Showing 91 - 100 of 180 from October 2002
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    In many industrial monitoring and control applications, a well-known technique for alerting operators of exceptional alert conditions, is "voice annunciation". This is generally inflexible: the annunciation unit has to be physically close to the application which is generating the alert, and changing the "text" of an...
    IPCOM000010104D | Original Publication Date: 2002-Oct-23
  2. 92.
    Disclosed is a compaction algorithm for reducing the width of tree diagrams. The algorithm is advantageously implemented using extensions to standard Java classes that layout components in a user interface. The implementation is thus available to other Java programs that want to layout components in their user...
    IPCOM000010103D | Original Publication Date: 2002-Oct-23
  3. 93.
    The C preprocessor provides a very advanced and flexible tool for C/C++ programmers. One problem that is encountered by programmers is with the use of header files in the order of inclusion. It is quite possible to write header files which mean that the code can work differently according to the order in which the...
    IPCOM000010102D | Original Publication Date: 2002-Oct-23
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    IPCOM000010101D | Original Publication Date: 2002-Oct-23
  5. 95.
    In a messaging system it is often difficult to match up the error reported on the originator to the errors reported in the traces of other machines. This idea is the labelling of an error with enough information to form a network-wide unique identification. Then when an error is received in response to a network...
    IPCOM000010100D | Original Publication Date: 2002-Oct-23
  6. 96.
    High quality epitaxial layers of monocrystalline materials can be grown overlying monocrystalline substrates such as large silicon wafers by forming a compliant substrate for growing the monocrystalline layers. An accommodating buffer layer comprises a layer of monocrystalline oxide spaced apart from a silicon wafer...
    IPCOM000010099D | Original Publication Date: 2002-Oct-22
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    IPCOM000010098D | 2002-Oct-22
  8. 98.
    Background A smart card is a credit card sized piece of plastic with an integrated circuit chip embedded in it. Data placed on the chip can be read and updated when the card is inserted into a terminal or, in some cases, when it is simply placed in the proximity of a radio-frequency based smart card device. ...
    IPCOM000010095D | 2002-Oct-21
  9. 99.
    Current industry information related to the identification and selection of Six Sigma Business Improvement projects is vague and lacks a statistical foundation to adequately select and prioritize significant projects. The Global Telecom Solutions Sector (GTSS) Supply Chain Quality group developed a project selection...
    IPCOM000010092D | Original Publication Date: 2002-Oct-18
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    The quality of some products, such as propylene oxide (PO), is affected by the presence of high oxygen content in the vapor space in storage vessel, such as ship tanks and cargo tanks. The consequences of oxygen exposure become especially pronounced when the exposure occurs for extended periods of time. Reducing the...
    IPCOM000010091D | 2002-Oct-18