resource allocation

Definitions

General Science

  • noun the division of available resources between people or activities

Computing

  • noun the process of dividing available resources in a system between jobs

Economics

  • noun the allocation of scarce resources (i.e. factors of production) to certain sectors of the economy which can utilise them most efficiently

Electronics

  • The designation or distribution of resources.
  • The reserving of computer resources for specific purposes.
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