ADCU


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ADCU

Abbreviation for:
Anti-Drugs Co-ordination Unit (Medspeak-UK)
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The ADCU is also linked to Ward's IBM 3090 through seven high-speed channel-attached communications controllers.
The communications front end to the ADCU, called Mercury, depends on Tandem's SNAX/XF to facilitate communications between all Logical Units and the tandem computer.
Credit authorization is a key application of the ADCU," Mizicko explains.
Credit-authorization efficiency is so critical to Montgomery Ward that CACI designed the ADCU to perform at a sustained peak rate of 24.
To expedite credit authorization for Ward's private-label credit cards, the ADCU is linked to another Tandem system at a credit-authorization bureau in Atlanta, via Tandem's Expand networking software.
Losses attributed to inappropriate authorization of check purchases have also decreased, because of check-authorization software developed for the ADCU by LeRoux Pitts Associates (LPA), a NYNEX company based in Clearwater, Fla.
These results will also be discussed in more detail at the ADCU national conference June 10-13 at the Ramada Renaissance Hotel and Conference Center in EASt Brunswick, N.