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AcronymDefinition
NIMSNational Incident Management System (US Department of Homeland Security)
NIMSNational Institute for Materials Science (Japan)
NIMSNear-Infrared Mapping Spectrometer (Galileo mission)
NIMSNon-Indigenous Marine Species
NIMSNovell Internet Messaging System
NIMSNAS Infrastructure Management System (FAA)
NIMSNizam's Institute of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad (India)
NIMSNetwork Information Management System (Sprint)
NIMSNational Inventory Management Strategy
NIMSNissan Integrated Manufacturing System
NIMSNATO Integrated Military Structure
NIMSNational Infant Mortality Survey
NIMSNASA Interface Monitoring System
NIMSNawaz Institute of Medical Sciences (India)
NIMSNationwide Improved Mail Service
NIMSNavoceano Inventory Management System
NIMSNuclear Instrumentation Modular System (NASA)
NIMSNational Incident Management System Network (US DHS)
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The pioneer NIMs often meet with remarkable success, visibly improving local control over decision-making in a short period of time.
NIMS is an independent administrative institution that was established to improve the level of materials science and technology in Japan; it is one of the largest and most internationalized research institutes in the country.
"We believe the combination of greater competition from banks for lending opportunities as well as abundant liquidity in the Saudi economy will put further pressure on NIMs in 2013E.
NIMS doctors might not come to his rescue this time, as they had declared him fit and healthy when he was discharged on October 2.
Additionally, NIMS offers a predefined, yet flexible, organizational structure that can be altered, as necessary, to ensure maximum effectiveness during small operations or complex responses and extended in scope if an incident grows in size.
Decatur, Illinois-based Nims provides IT consulting services, project management, application development and training services from its eight offices and two Advanced Development Center locations in Indianapolis and Dallas.
"In the last five years, we've closed a minimum of seven plants," Nims said.
Working with the Labor Dept.'s apprenticeship and training office, NIMS (www.nims-skills.org) hopes to take the model apprenticeship curricula to companies and training providers nationwide.
NIMS on Solaris and Linux will be a hosted offering targeted at Internet Service Providers (ISPs) and Application Service Providers (ASPs).
Presented in two levels, the standards establish the minimum proficiencies required for high job performance, says NIMS. Level II standards cover the specialized machining and assembling skills required for a moldmaker and diecasting diemaker.
John Frederick Nims. Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 1998.