concurrent concurrent  /kən ˈkɜ rənt/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) occurring or operating at the same time

Usage(s):

  1. Lionel's sentence of two concurrent terms of 5 years each was too light considering the serious charges that were brought against him.
  2. Market watchers believe that while bigger and larger TVs are pushing the audiences backward for comfortable viewing there is a concurrent theme where electronics industry's miniaturization process is causing the consumer to move forward.
  3. Often, software programs and applications run concurrently in different processors.

News

  1. Concurrent Adds Transcoding to Its Multi-Screen Solution Portfolio

    Concurrent , a global leader in multi-screen video delivery and media data intelligence solutions, today announced a strategic partnership and global reseller relationship with Imagine Communications, a leading innovator in advanced digital video solutions.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Media Alert: Concurrent to Highlight Unified Video and Media Data Intelligence Solutions at the NCTA Cable Show on ...

    Concurrent (NASDAQ: CCUR), a global leader in multi-screen video delivery and media data intelligence solutions, will be attending The Cable Show 2013 on June 10-12.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Linux

  3. Concurrent Increases Quarterly Dividend

    ATLANTA, June 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --  Concurrent  (NASDAQ: CCUR), a global leader in video, media data intelligence and real-time Linux ® solutions, today announced its Board of Directors has increased ...
    on June 7, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "But at the same time you've got to continue the work we're doing on the military, governance and development perspectives to make sure they don't think we're giving up. It's a concurrent process and they're both equally important," he said.
    on Jun 28, 2010 By: David Richards Source: Sify

  2. "Concurrent with the insurgency is an information war," said Richard C. Holbrooke, the special representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan, who will direct the effort.
    on Aug 15, 2009 By: Richard Holbrooke Source: New York Times

  3. "We do now face the challenge of figuring out how to move, I'll say, the whole programming ecosystem of personal computing up to a new level where they can reliably construct large-scale applications that are distributed, highly concurrent, and able...
    on May 27, 2007 By: Craig Mundie Source: ZDNet.com.au

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