PITAC

AcronymDefinition
PITACPresident's Information Technology Advisory Committee
PITACPakistan Industrial Technical Assistance Center (est. 1962; Pakistan)
PITACPrimary Industries Training Advisory Council (Australia)
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Finally, PITAC lambastes federal research and development efforts as "unfocused and inefficient because of inadequate coordination and oversight," a situation which could be improved by making the Interagency Working Group on Critical Information Infrastructure Protection (IWG/CIIP) the focal point of federal cybersecurity research and development.
As a member of PITAC, Daines will provide President Bush with expert, independent advice on maintaining America's preeminence in advanced information technologies, including such important elements of the national IT infrastructure as high performance computing, large-scale networking, and high assurance software and systems design.
2], Lane noted that the initiative's broad outline had been drafted to deal with specific problems that have been identified both by PITAC and researchers who depend on high-performance computing.
He further said that the main purpose of this MoU is to establish an understanding of a working relationship between PITAC and FDI adding that both the organizations would coordinate, organize and jointly conduct training courses with the prime objective of propagating awareness amongst the Pakistani SMEs.
Other companies, including SGI, are developing the kinds of low bandwidth parallel architectures that the PITAC report has already suggested are not well suited for computationally difficult applications, the kinds of applications that typify the needs of our prospects.
In a 2005 report to the President, PITAC lists 10 priorities that serve as a good example of long-term research goals for the commercial and private sector.
Wattoo said that he would arrange steel industrialists meeting with Railways Minister to get resolved the problems of steel transportation, while the I&P Ministrys institutions- SMEDA, TUSDEC and PITAC, would extend cooperation for skill development of the steel industrys workforce.
To another demand by the APSRMA, Wattoo said that he would arrange their (steel industrialists) meeting with Railways Minister to get resolved the problems of steel transportation, while the I&P Ministrys institutions- SMEDA, TUSDEC and PITAC, would extend cooperation for skill development of the steel industrys workforce.
Rising costs, an aging population, and increasing medical complexity continue to present challenges to the health care industry," said Marc Benioff, Co-Chairman of PITAC.
In addition, he is the director of HiPerSoft, a Center for High Performance Software Research headquartered at Rice University, and co-chair of PITAC, the President's Information Technology Advisory Committee.
The PITAC is a bi-partisan organization of business leaders and academics charged to advise the President on how to maintain the United States' preeminent position in information technology.