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system

noun arrangement, artificium, classification, formula, logical process, manner, means, method, modeof management, operation, order, orderliness, orderly combiiation, organization, pattern, plan, policy, practice, procedure, process, program, recipe, regime, regimen, regularity, scheme, settled procedure, state of order, strategy, technique, way
Associated concepts: commercial system, governmental system, judicial system, legal system, retirement system
See also: arrangement, array, avenue, bureaucracy, codification, complex, contrivance, course, development, device, doctrine, form, guide, hierarchy, institute, means, method, mode, modus operandi, opportunity, order, plan, practice, procedure, process, program, rule, scheme, strategy, usage
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These laboratories were selected to have roughly 10 of each of 6 manufacturers' homogeneous systems represented.
However, last month Siemens AG indicated it would replace the Peoplesoft human resources software and move over to a complete SAP package because it wanted a homogeneous system to reduce internal spending on maintenance and software.
Siemens insists its move to replace the Peoplesoft software is the result of a desire for a homogeneous system that will help reduce internal spending on maintenance and software, rather than disappointment in Peoplesoft's product.
To integrate all the desired changes in a consistent and technically homogeneous system
mySAP E-Procurement offers customers a single solution that integrates multiple and decentralized procurement and back-office systems into one homogeneous system that automatesa company's e-procurement processes worldwide and reduces overall cycle times and transaction costs.