BOCS


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AcronymDefinition
BOCSBerard Object and Class Specifier
BOCSBoard of County Supervisors (Virginia)
BOCSBoard of Cooperative Services
BOCSBerard Object and Class Specifier (software)
BOCSBranch Office Caching Service (computer performance)
BOCSBig Oaks Conservation Society (Madison, IN)
BOCSBear-cub Organisation for Civilisation of Sustainability (Hungary)
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The BOC noted that 'the one-strike policy of the Commissioner motivated the ports to consistently hit their targets.'
Community project officer at Burns Pet Nutrition, Chris Cray, has worked with a number of groups, including The Butterfly Effect, to create the community polytunnel at Parc y Bocs.
The PIC was at the range of 0.25<PIC<0.5 in BOCs, which indicated that these three groups were moderate polymorphism.
RAPs and BOCs are transport-independent, and work with virtually any wide-area network - including 3G cellular - for instant connectivity.
BOCs are free to provide out-of-region interLATA service without the approval of the FCC: "A Bell operating company, or any affiliate of that Bell operating company, may provide interLATA services originating outside its in-region States after February 8, 1996, subject to subsection (j) of this section." Id.
The FCC has proceeded to implement TA96 by requiring the BOCs to reduce their access charges in a series of steps over the last three years; they have been "unaccompanied by any suggestion that the FCC combine the reduction in access charges with a further rebalancing between those rates and basic residential charges" (p.
Larry Pressler (R-SD) that would allow Bell Operating Companies (BOC) to enter the long distance, cable, utilities, and alarm monitoring industries has passed the Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee.
AT&T tells BOCs Northern Telecom's DMS-10 is now recommended as central-office switching system.
The four BOCs noted that the major markets from which they have been excluded "have developed in ways that were unforeseen before divestiture," and they maintained that recent actions prove that "the anti-competitive practices feared before divestiture will not occur today."
According to Interbrew, the brewer acquired a 52-percent stake in Borsodi Sorgyar, a beer and soda producer based in Bocs, Hungary.
The IIA position is that before the BOCs may be permitted to provide information services, essential safeguards to guarantee competition on a level playing field must be implemented and proven effective.