SCM


Also found in: Dictionary, Financial, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

SCM

SCM

Abbreviation for:
secretory cell metaplasia
Specialist in Community Medicine 
spondylotic cervical myelopathy
spleen-conditioned medium
squamous cell metaplasia
steatocystoma multiplex
sternocleidomastoid
subcutaneous mastectomy
Supportive Care Manager

SCM

Abbreviation for sternocleidomastoid muscle.

SCM

Abbrev. for State Certified Midwife.

SCM,

n sternocleidomastoid; a thick, prominent muscle located towards the front of the neck. Its primary functions include bending, rotating, flexing, and extending the head.
References in periodicals archive ?
Plastic SCM is the first product to manage thousands of branches through a streamlined user interface.
Guida's implemented Ross SCM within 45 days during its busiest season to meet the SBT mandate, while its competitor scrambled and failed to meet the deadline.
Seapine has packed a lot more into Surround SCM 5, including hyperlink access to files, CVS style check outs, single sign on support, numerous customization and usability enhancements, and much tighter integration with their award-winning issue management solution, TestTrack Pro(R).
PKWARE reviewers also selected Surround SCM because of its flexibility to adapt to the company's specific development requirements and Seapine's responsive customer support.
The market for SCM applications in Germany will grow from $113m in 2003 to $207m by 2010 as manufacturers continue to focus on their supply chains as competitive differentiators.
SCM helps manufacturers to refine their processes in a variety of different operational areas
AccuRev has a well differentiated best-of-breed SCM tool and application lifecycle management (ALM) strategy that has already caught the attention of some of the largest technology companies in Germany," says Arne Schirmacher, CEO at Pix Software GmbH.
Seapine's Surround SCM, with its advanced branching model, and TestTrack Pro, with its sophisticated defect tracking engine, will help us accelerate our IntelliTax product development efforts and gain months in product delivery.
At the gateway layer, unified threat management (UTM) appliances are another area where SCM products, such as antivirus, are quickly becoming a feature.
Mercer s Investment business has achieved excellent revenue growth and SCM gives us an opportunity to build upon our outstanding global reputation, said Julio A.
Many legacy SCM solutions in the market do not effectively support code branching and merging, so refactoring - the process where developers modify the internal structure of existing code to increase operational efficiency and maintainability without changing the external application functionality - is a tedious process performed on the mainline of code, which can easily introduce errors and alter the code functionality.
Those regulations presented many challenges to taxpayers, particularly the elimination of the cost safe harbor and its replacement with the simplified cost-based method, and TEI is gratified that the government responded to TEI's--and other groups'--concerns by, among other things, replacing the SCBM method with a services cost method under which covered services may be charged out at cost and proposing a revenue procedure detailing "specified covered services" eligible for the SCM.