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batch processing

Etymology: ME, baten, to bake
a processing mode used with computers in which accumulated similar programs and input data are processed simultaneously.

batch processing

Chemistry
The analysis of clinical specimens in a grouped “run”, which contrasts with the more labour-intensive testing of individual specimens.
 
Microbiology
The induction of bacterial growth in a closed-system bioreactor with a specific amount of nutrients; once nutrients are consumed, the system is drained of product and bacteria and a new “batch” of bacteria and nutrients are placed in the system.

batch processing,

n 1. data processing in which a number of similar input data items are grouped together and processed during a single machine run with the same program.
2. the processing of a group of instruments through sterilization or disinfection.
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Since the flow shop scheduling in known to be a NP-Hard problem, the flow shop batch processing is also NP-Hard.
A key to enabling batch processing of use taxes is to modify the AP process so that AP personnel separately enter the sales or use tax paid to vendors as part of the invoice processing system on accounts that typically are associated with use tax liabilities.
A collaboration between Accenture and Spring Source, the Spring Batch framework has been designed to enable Java developers to process extremely large data sets with proven batch processing patterns using object oriented programming and the Spring framework.
Process Using Audio or Video Effects: Quickly apply frequently used audio and video effects to a single file or selection of files through batch processing.
Additionally, the temperature profile was also reduced to more closely approximate batch processing.
Validations to ensure the case is ready for implementation are performed prior to implementing a case via the change case status window (manual method) or through the nightly batch processing.
When working on financial statements, 5% worked interactively, 27% manually, 19% in batch mode and only 1% mixed interactive and batch processing.
Accenture (NYSE:ACN) and SpringSource today announced the availability of a production version of an open source framework for batch processing, called Spring Batch.
Batch processing windows expand, processing times overlap, and the start of routine operations is often delayed.
This can lead to greater efficiency during batch processing.
explained how batch processing and grinding automation techniques installed at Grede have aided productivity.