metrics metrics  /ˈmɛ trɪks/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the study of poetic meter and the art of versification

Usage(s):

  1. McCain has spoken about other metrics, btw.
  2. The Administration has set out a short list of metrics to gauge progress in its troubled ally.
  3. It brought real, tangible metrics to the advertising and search businesses.

News

  1. With Demographics, What's Too Young, Too Old, And Just Right For Growth?

    A very important set of factors for growth and stability involves the age of the population. Three metrics stand out:
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Forbes

  2. Health Metrics Systems (HMS) Collaborates With HighCloud Security, Achieves HIPAA-Compliant and Elastic Cloud ...

    HighCloud Security, a leader in cloud encryption and key management software, today announced that Health Metrics Systems, Inc. is leveraging HighCloud software to secure HMS' data within a public cloud. ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  3. SumAll Adds Email Marketing Metrics to its integrated Data Visualization Platform

    NEW YORK, June 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- SumAll, the leading source of big data business intelligence for fast-growing businesses, today announced the addition of Email Marketing Metrics to its  connected ...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "We are disappointed - obviously - by the write-down, and we're behind in terms of some financial metrics we had originally anticipated," Whitman told The Associated Press in a phone interview. "But the steps we took ...... and moving to new...
    on Oct 17, 2007 By: Meg Whitman Source: Forbes

  2. "RIM's second quarter results were exceptionally strong on all metrics including revenue, subscriber account additions and net income," RIM co-Chief Executive Jim Balsillie said in a statement. "This growth is fueled by the depth of the...
    on Oct 4, 2007 By: Jim Balsillie Source: ReportonBusiness.com

  3. US Airways Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Doug Parker said, "Our team hit this one out of the park. In a highly competitive and unpredictable environment, achieving a first place finish in all three major DOT metrics is a rare honor for any...
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Doug Parker Source: National Post (registration) (blog)

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