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response time

1 the period between the input of information into a computer, central processing unit, or other processor and the response or output, measured in milliseconds or nanoseconds, or fractions thereof.
2 the period between the application of a stimulus and the response of a cell or cells.

response time

1. The delay between the first administration of a medication and the onset of or recovery from its effects.
2. The duration of a reaction.
See also: time
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Further, the average reverse-step response time is larger than the forward-step response time by 33 seconds, as shown in Table 3.
Extensions would not be granted unless a federal national disaster has been declared or the taxpayer's overall response time for IDRs is 20 days or fewer and the taxpayer's responses to the Forms 5701 are deemed adequate.
Candle's Response Time Network enables business and IT managers to ensure that those applications are meeting the necessary service levels to accommodate their business needs.
They also have millisecond response times and can operate during continuous or cyclical applications.
Moore said the most dramatic reductions in response times have come in less densely populated areas such as the West Valley, where police travel longer distances to get to crime scenes and emergencies.
LAPD officials did not release data on average response times for all calls in the Valley, saying their numbers applied to high-priority emergency calls.
Hyun He Ha, said, "This product breaks the 20ms response time barrier, which was thought to be the limit for mobile phone TFT-LCD panels.
By classifying more situations as Code 3 - an emergency requiring immediate action - authorities say they could get help to the scene sooner and shorten average response times in the process.
SuperAgent shows how PACS is performing across the WAN, providing response time data and alerts when performance degrades from normal.
The response time is something that needed to be fixed, and I'll be vocal about it because it's my butt that's sitting in that race car.
With police response time continuing to slow and concern over the impact on crime and community policing mounting, the Los Angeles City Council asked Tuesday for a report on the success of a shortened work week for LAPD officers.
Make more informed decisions on call manager deployment and upgrades with passive response time monitoring for call signaling/setup protocols

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