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categorization

 [kat″ĕ-go-rĭ-za´shun]
the identification of similarities and differences among pieces of received information.

cat·e·gor·i·za·tion

(kat'ĕ-gōr-ī-zā'shŭn)
A process by which a hospital self-designates providing a specialized service; criteria may be internal or based on national standards. Differs from designation, which is a legal process with external review.
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In addition, each category included a set of unique features that could serve as categorization cues.
With Automated Workflow, Intelligent Prioritization and Intelligent Categorization, clients can achieve greater than 50 percent costs savings on review.
The purpose of the categorization is to ensure that the industry is established in a manner which is consistent with the environmental objectives.
MindServer Categorization plays a vital role at Handelsblatt helping organize highly dynamic content, automatically," said Martin Steinbach, Head of Archiving at Handelsblatt.
Automatic categorization attempts to associate electronic records with either a predefined taxonomy or self-defining categories.
Smartlogik provides knowledge retrieval and categorization software that European customers such as the BBC, British House of Parliament, British Yellow Pages, Danish Department of Foreign Affairs and Orange Telecom's Ananova.
According to the company, the technology can be integrated easily into Web applications and portals, and is rapidly becoming the categorization solution of choice for large or specialized business portals.
SAS Content Categorization organizes and dramatically increases the findability quotient for information," said Gaurav Verma, Global Marketing Manager for Business Analytics at SAS.
Stratify says its new Discovery System is a categorization solution optimized for Inktomi search technology that delivers fast and intuitive direct navigation of its sophisticated topic hierarchies.
Virtual Content Agent is an added-value component to enhance SurfControl's categorization database and provides a categorization even if a site is too new to be in the database.
has developed a portlet that helps companies running IBM WebSphere Portal leverage Quiver's hybrid taxonomy and categorization application, QKS ClassifierT.