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  • make a mathematical calculation or computation

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Compute Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia


Computation is the act of determining (working out) something by processing information. It involves using specific rules, either mathematical or logical. It may or may not involve using numbers; the computation of numbers and arithmetic is generally called calculation. The study of computation is called computer science.

The theory of computation involves determining whether a certain problem can be solved by computation.



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* Do not compute the totality of your poultry population until all the manifestations of incubation have been entirely completed. - William Jennings Bryan


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  • Amazon launches Lambda, an event-driven compute service
    Continuing to roll out new compute services at an impressive clip, Amazon Web Services has introduced a way for programmers to trigger operations in their AWS deployments without running a full virtual machine, potentially reducing maintenance work and cost. The service, called AWS Lambda , will provide a virtual space for programmers to run scripts or business lo Read more on this news related to 'Compute'
  • AMD Announces Major Technology Partnerships at Future of Compute Event
    AMD today at its Future of Compute event announced the introduction of the consumer electronic industry's first-ever ultra high-definition monitors to feature its innovative, open-standards based FreeSync ... Read more on this news related to 'Compute'
  • NASA Chooses SGI Compute Solution to Power Climate Research
    SGI , a global leader in high-performance solutions for compute, data analytics, and data management, announced that the NASA Center for Climate Simulation , located at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center ... Read more on this news related to 'Compute'

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