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Enterprise Manager is Oracle’s single, integrated solution for administering and
monitoring targets that are based on the Oracle technology stack. See "Certified
Enterprise Manager Targets" for a list of Oracle targets and components that Enterprise
Manager can manage. This guide is written for Oracle and system administrators who want to install and
configure Oracle Enterprise Manager. You should already be familiar with Oracle and
the administrative tasks you want to perform.
Industrial robots are currently employed in a large number of applications and are available
with a wide range of configurations, drive systems, physical sizes and payloads. However,
the numbers in service throughout the world are much less than predicted over twenty
years ago (Engelberger 1980). This is despite major technological advances in related areas
of computing and electronics, and the availability of fast, reliable and low-cost
microprocessors and memory. This situation is mainly a result of historical and economic
circumstances, rather than technical considerations.
COSO is pleased to present this guidance to assist smaller public companies in implementing the
1992 COSO Internal Control—Integrated Framework. We believe the guidance will be helpful to
smaller businesses as they explore cost-benefit approaches to achieve their financial reporting
objectives. This guidance contains numerous examples that have been effectively used by smaller
business to address its internal control objectives.
The COSO task force has considered the comment letters received during the exposure period
of the preliminary guidance.
Control the flow of information
security, accessibility, data control
save cost on local work stations and peripherals
Simplify data / software management
Backups, IS maintenance
Share information with multiple users
reduce local need CPU power
Master / Slave
(Similar to the teacher- student relationship)
Peer to Peer
(Similar to the workgroup concept)
Client / Server
(Similar to an automated teller transaction)
The term ‘cooperative system’ is generally understood as several coordinated participants
simultaneously engaged in the execution of a given task.
In robotics, for example, the term cooperative system is understood as a manipulation
system (Figure 1). The cooperation participants and the object may be
either rigid or elastic. Rigid cooperators and objects are those that undergo deformation
at an infinite load.
Technological advances in recent years have resulted in the development of the
programmable logic controller (PLC) and a consequential revolution of control engineering.
This book, an introduction to PLCs, aims to ease the tasks of practicing engineers coming
into contact with PLCs for the first time.
The aim of this paper is to develop animated agents that can control multimodal instruction dialogues by monitoring user’s behaviors. First, this paper reports on our Wizard-of-Oz experiments, and then, using the collected corpus, proposes a probabilistic model of fine-grained timing dependencies among multimodal communication behaviors: speech, gestures, and mouse manipulations.
The STOP system, which generates personalised smoking-cessation letters, was evaluated by a randomised controlled clinical trial. We believe this is the largest and perhaps most rigorous task effectiveness evaluation ever performed on an NLG system. The detailed results of the clinical trial have been presented elsewhere, in the medical literature.
Trong Windows 7, bạn có thể dễ dàng mở bảng điều khiển từ trình đơn Start, nhưng trên Windows 8 theo mặc định bạn sẽ không thấy các tính năng đó. Vì vậy bài viết sau đây sẽ giới thiệu với các bạn 4 cách nhanh chóng để truy cập Control Panel trên Windows 8. Windows 8 có rất nhiều thay đổi lớn, trong đó bao gồm cả màn hình Start, Windows Explorer, Task manager…
A graphical user interface (GUI) is a graphical display in one or more
windows containing controls, called components, that enable a user to perform
interactive tasks. The user of the GUI does not have to create a script or
type commands at the command line to accomplish the tasks. Unlike coding
programs to accomplish tasks, the user of a GUI need notgraphical display the
details of how the tasks are performed.
Engraving Machine Tool control system can directly support G code produced by various CAD/CAM software such as UG, MASTERCAM, CASMATE, Art CAM, AUTOCAD, CorelDraw and etc., and PLT code as well as ENG code of precise carving file.
System bases on the Microsoft Windows operating system, which can well use of the advantages of 32 bits calculation and multi-tasking operation, besides, the standard Windows user interface is simple and easy to be operated and learned.
This book includes nine examples that represent typical design tasks of an automotive engineer. It
shows how The MathWorks modeling and simulation tools, Simulink® and Stateflow,TM facilitate
the design of automotive control systems. Each example explains the principles of the physical situation,
and presents the equations that represent the system. The examples show how to proceed
from the physical equations to the Simulink block diagram. Once the Simulink model has been
completed, we run the simulation, analyze the results, and draw conclusions from the study....
The following case study is used to illustrate the process and documentation required for a network design. This case study presents a scenario in which the XYZ Research Company has hired a Network Consultant Group to design their network. In order to help you organize this project, the scenario has been broken into eight phases a list of requirements for each phase. A worksheet is to be completed for each part. A formal report, similar to what would be given to the company, will need to be created after all tasks have been completed....
The PHP Cookbook is a collection of problems, solutions, and practical examples
for PHP programmers. The book contains a unique and extensive collection of
best practices for everyday PHP programming dilemmas. It contains over 250
recipes, ranging from simple tasks to entire programs that demonstrate complex
tasks, such as printing HTML tables and generating bar charts -- a treasure
trove of useful code for PHP programmers, from novices to advanced
Welcome to the
Air Pollution Control Equipment Selection Guide
The selection of air pollution control hardware can be a daunting task.
There are literally hundreds of equipment vendors offering a wide variety
of air pollution control technologies. If this book has one purpose, it is to
make that selection process easier.
In the following pages, we have labored to include the important
information required by people interested in air pollution control that can
be used in selecting the proper equipment for any air pollution control
Programmable Logic Controller. PRead this manual carefully before installing, wiring, operating, servicing or inspecting this equipment. e Keep this manual within easy reach for quick reference.The different programming languages support different styles of programming (called programming methods). Part of the programming task is the selection of one of the most suitable language to solve problems. The different programming languages require the programmer to handle the details at different levels of installed algorithms.
Oil and gas are the most important non-renewable sources of energy. Exploring, producing and managing these resources in compliance with HSE standards are challenging tasks. New technologies, workflows and procedures have to be implemented.This book deals with some of these themes and describes some of the advanced technologies related to the oil and gas industry from HSE to field management issues. Some new technologies for geo-modeling, transient well testing and digital rock physics are also introduced. There are many more technical topics to be addressed in future books.
Robotics has achieved its greatest success to date in the world of industrial manufacturing.
Robot arms, or manipulators, comprise a 2 billion dollar industry. Bolted at its shoulder to
a specific position in the assembly line, the robot arm can move with great speed and accuracy
to perform repetitive tasks such as spot welding and painting (figure 1.1). In the electronics
industry, manipulators place surface-mounted components with superhuman
precision, making the portable telephone and laptop computer possible....
The word robot is commonly defined as a mechanical device capable of performing
human tasks, or behaving in a human-like manner. No argument here.
The description certainly fits.
But to the robotics experimenter, “robot” has a completely different meaning.
A robot is a special brew of motors, solenoids, wires, and assorted electronic odds
and ends, a marriage of mechanical and electronic gizmos.