As an additional benefit of centralized
treasury technology, companies and their operating units have access to information from anywhere, through a "thin client" deployment.
Internet search engines, particularly Google at present, have become very important centralized
Built in partnership with Accuity (formerly TFP, Thomson Financial Publishing), EPN's OFAC solution screens cross-border corporate and retail ACH payments against a centralized
OFAC list and identifies suspect transactions.
For example, while information can be examined locally and even accessed directly, such systems cannot provide authentication, centralized
audit logs or device visibility across the network.
A common bank account existed, but not a centralized
cash management system.
Although a centralized
system requires just one server, the district must have a wide-area network, which can be costly to deploy if not already in place.
SCHOOL ATHLETICS VIDEOGRAPHY Sony's Sports Group makes it easy to access all Sony products through one centralized
point of contact.
Even in the isoldated instances where a hybrid program was approved, centralized
testing was the major element of the program.
Other states are already mustering nerve and repudiating centralized
systems cost more initially: One that can deliver two dozen different materials to an equal number of machines costs between $200,000 and $250,000.
The HP Remote Client Solutions portfolio is composed of centralized
hardware, such as the HP Consolidated Client Infrastructure (CCI) blade PC solution, and software components from HP and its partners that are engineered to deliver higher levels of data security, computing reliability and manageability.
The problem with centralized
reporting, however, is that it is an arduous task for both the subsidiary and the central treasury, so the frequency of reporting is low, usually once a month.
data protection solutions include replication, mirroring, snapshots, tiered storage and online backup.
To this point, I have described functional characteristics of a union catalog, independent of implementation; in theory, such a union catalog could be implemented by a single centralized
database, a distributed database which is centrally administered, or by a user interface to a distributed search system which accepted user queries, derived and dispatched appropriate queries to multiple autonomously managed heterogeneous databases and then post-processed the results for presentation to users.
EPA's mistaken belief that centralized
testing is inherently better appears to dive its decision-making on this issue," Getman says.