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  1. Porting

    In software engineering, porting is the process of adapting software for the purpose of achieving some form of execution in a computing environment that is different from the one that a given program (meant for such execution) was originally designed for (e.g., different CPU, operating system, or third party library). The term is also used when software/hardware is changed to make them usable in different environments.Software is portable when the cost of porting it to a new platform is significantly less than the cost of writing it from scratch. The lower the cost of porting software relative to its implementation cost, the more portable it is said to be.

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  1. Porting

    of Port

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  1. Porting

    In software engineering, porting is the process of adapting software so that an executable program can be created for a computing environment that is different from the one for which it was originally designed. The term is also used when software/hardware is changed to make them usable in different environments. Software is portable when the cost of porting it to a new platform is less than the cost of writing it from scratch. The lower the cost of porting software, relative to its implementation cost, the more portable it is said to be.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. PORTING

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Porting is ranked #157234 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Porting surname appeared 103 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Porting.

    94.1% or 97 total occurrences were White.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of porting in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of porting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of porting in a Sentence

  1. Daniel Celeghin:

    This crisis has highlighted the need for a China-specific investment model. Simply porting strategies that worked in the U.S. is not feasible.

  2. Daniel Celeghin:

    This crisis has highlighted the need for a China-specific investment model. Simply porting strategies that worked in the U.S. is not feasible.

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