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Informatics A software tool–eg, www.google.com for finding information from various sources online, usually by typing a few keywords. See Keyword. Cf Web crawler.
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The OCLC SiteSearch software runs on UNIX systems, includes the FirstSearch user interface and database search engine, and uses the Z39.
A local database search engine for authentication (versus a distributed or networked model) can reduce design costs and simplify system hardware requirements.
Registered ExpertSource and PressPass journalists may conduct their own searches, using ExpertSource's new online database search engine at www.
The system will facilitate the asset sales by means of interactive negotiations and transactions, and will allow potential buyers/investors to effectively source their prospectus from a user-friendly database search engine.
Lara), the industry leader in high-performance, silicon-based packet processing solutions for the Internet infrastructure market, today introduced the third member of its Network Database Search Engine (NDSE) family, the LNI7040, and the related LNS8015 Reference Design Kit (RDK).
is a Web-based company offering database search engines, web development and digital design, and online marketing/consulting.