- Allocation of resources
A description of the mechanics of investment; where one applies one's goods (for greatest possible future gain); how one disposes of one's resources (for greatest possible effect).
Earned value management
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allocation of resources — Apportionment of productive assets among different uses. The issue of resource allocation arises as societies seek to balance limited resources (capital, labour, land) against the various and often unlimited wants of their members. Mechanisms of… … Universalium
allocation of resources — noun the mechanics of investment; where one applies ones goods (for greatest possible future gain); how one disposes of ones resources (for greatest possible effect). Often used as a term in conjunction with economics … Wiktionary
Allocation — may refer to:* Computers ** Delayed allocation ** Block allocation map ** FAT ** IP address allocation ** Memory allocation ** No write allocation ** Register allocation * Economics ** Economic system ** Asset allocation ** Allocation of… … Wikipedia
allocation — noun 1) the efficient allocation of resources Syn: allotment, assignment, distribution, apportionment, sharing out, handing out, dealing out, doling out, giving out, dishing out, parceling out, rationing out, dividing up/out; informal divvying up … Thesaurus of popular words
allocation — noun 1) the efficient allocation of resources Syn: allotment, assignment, distribution, sharing out, doling out, giving out 2) our annual allocation of funds Syn: allowance, allotment, consignment, quota … Synonyms and antonyms dictionary
allocation — Often in open outcry markets the trader who has effected a bargain is not the owner of the trade, having initiated it on behalf of another firm. Allocation refers to the process of allocating, or giving up the trade within the Trade Registration… … Financial and business terms
allocation — [[t]æ̱ləke͟ɪʃ(ə)n[/t]] allocations 1) N COUNT An allocation is an amount of something, especially money, that is given to a particular person or used for a particular purpose. A State Department spokeswoman said that the aid allocation for… … English dictionary
allocation — In a general sense, distribution of limited resources among competing requirements for employment. Specific allocations (e.g., air sorties, nuclear weapons, forces, and transportation) are described as allocation of air sorties, nuclear weapons,… … Military dictionary
allocation — noun The process or procedure for allocating things, especially money or other resources. The allocation of new permits is on a first come, first served basis … Wiktionary
static allocation — allocation of resources (usually memory) before running a program (Computers) … English contemporary dictionary