portal system


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n portal system system of veins that carry blood from the abdominal organs to the liver
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Portal system the portal vein with its tributaries, &c
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
O. Fr. (Fr. portail)—Low L. portale—L. porta, a gate.


In literature:

From the portal system were absorbed, through the stomach and intestines, the products of digestion.
"The Evolution of Modern Medicine" by William Osler
Veins of the Portal and Renal Portal Systems -(shaded)-.
"Text Book of Biology, Part 1: Vertebrata" by H. G. Wells
These formations may occur during life, in the heart, arteries, veins, or in the portal system.
"Special Report on Diseases of the Horse" by United States Department of Agriculture
The portal system no exception to the law of vascular symmetry.
"Surgical Anatomy" by Joseph Maclise
There is no renal portal system, excepting unimportant vestiges of such a system in the head kidneys.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Slice 7" by Various
It is produced by a repletion of the minute branches of the portal venous system.
"A System of Practical Medicine by American Authors, Vol. I" by Various
In no mammal is there any trace of a renal portal system.
"The Cambridge Natural History, Vol X., Mammalia" by Frank Evers Beddard

In news:

My users want a scroll bar on the System Center Service Manager 2012 web portal--how can they get one.
Kees van der Sluijs, Geert-Jan Houben, "Exploiting User Tags to Build a Semantic Cultural Heritage Portal," IEEE Intelligent Systems, vol 25, no.
The basic idea of LTI is to provide a set of standards for integrating learning applications and service with platforms such as learning management systems (LMSs), portals, and other educational environments.
He attributes the lack of year-to-year growth to doctors transitioning from the e-prescribing portal to their own electronic medical records system.
The initiative is a new online info-portal called EmpowerU, a concept based on transparency and accountability as the system's 11 universities go about stepping up their games.
American Science & Engineering's (AS&E) relocatable, drive-through Sentry Portal system uses a high-energy X-ray transmission source that allows for the high-throughput, rapid screening of cargo for security threats and contraband.
ATS Systems' SmartCatalog provides users with a self-serve e-commerce portal for intelligent, guided selling.
Portals allow CRM system users the flexibility to configure their main screen to optimize their access to the applications and information they need for their specific role.
With only a week to go before the tour left for China, LaBriola flew to Los Angeles with Portal 's portable WYSIWYG system to meet with production and the band to go over the show's structure.
The dynamic portal engine and content management system.
New collaborative functionality and open-source licensing bolster Java System Portal Server 7.0.
Provides a contact management software system that enables client health care organizations to easily send text or e-mail appointment reminders , birthday greetings, and e-newsletters, and to operate patient portals and testimonial sites.
Joomla - the dynamic portal engine and content management system.
ATS Systems' SmartCatalog provides users with a self- serve e-commerce portal for intelligent, guided selling.

In science:

The initial prototype system was based on the XCAT Science Portal developed at the Indiana University Extreme Computing Lab and was demonstrated by running Monte Carlo production on the U.S.
GRAPPA: Grid Access Portal for Physics Applications
We have developed Grappa:Grid portal access for physics applications[3 ], a Grid portal that provides a user-friendly approach for performing tasks on the Grid such as: submitting and monitoring jobs, monitoring system performance, and browsing results.
GRAPPA: Grid Access Portal for Physics Applications
Application-specific information, however, is optional for the resource database since the portal is designed with the flexibility to be able to run applications on generic systems that do not have any application-specific software pre-installed.
GRAPPA: Grid Access Portal for Physics Applications
Links of system monitors such as Ganglia were added to the portal to provide a second method to monitor Grappa jobs and cluster performance.
GRAPPA: Grid Access Portal for Physics Applications
Additionally links to the ATLAS replica catalog system, MAGDA, provide the user the ability to browse file locations from within the portal.
GRAPPA: Grid Access Portal for Physics Applications
The basic functions of internet banking system web portal will be built from all these requirements. However, to further make the internet banking system web portal a successful one, non-functional requirements such as safety, security, performance and quality attributes will be required.
Internet Banking System Prototype
More detailed discussion about the broker architecture, network topology and content provider selection mechanism is elaborated in the subsequent parts of this section. Taking current content delivery realm to reflect the proposed system, a broker can be represented as a portal.
An Architectural Design for Brokered Collaborative Content Delivery System
Provider Selection for Content Delivery In a portal system, it is a common practice to segregate users into classes.
An Architectural Design for Brokered Collaborative Content Delivery System
Additionally it depends on porto-caval shunts (portal blood entry in systemic blood flow, i.e. not through liver) and activity of antiendotoxic immunity (Iakovlev 2003). (See Appendix 8.
Model of pathogenesis of psoriasis. Part 1. Systemic psoriatic process
Typically such software consists of a Web-based portal to another middleware system such as CORBA or COM that is used to provide the actual applications services.
Cluster Computing White Paper