install(ed) base

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install(ed) base

business jargon The number units of a particular product or service that are currently in use, especially software or an Internet or computing platform. (Also referred to as "install(ed) user base" or simply "user base.") There have been fears that the computer giant's existing installed base may decline after their newest operating system is implemented.
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Total quantity or scope: - SAN amount of doors install base + - 2,900 doors, growth + - 20% on annual basis
Primary storage capacity install base + - 2600 TeraBytes, growth + - 30% on annual basis
Front End Terabytes storage protection install base + - 510 TeraBytes, growth + - 30% on annual basis
As we have said already, we are on the brink of expanding our offering of DirectX 9-class products at a variety of price points to satisfy the market, broadening our install base of DirectX 9 products from one million to millions.
We expect the Sony PlayStation 3 to win the console war in the long term with an install base of around 75 million globally by 2010.
The Frost & Sullivan Customer Value Enhancement (CVE) Award recognizes the company that is best positioned to expand its customer base, while maintaining its existing install base, through more innovative value creation and enhancement strategies than competing vendors.
Company install base and revenues are compared year to year to monitor customer response and market expansion.
Console consolidation in the midrange install base has become vital for many of the larger midrange based IT organizations.
These issues include a lack of visibility into the end-customer data and inaccurate install base information, which results in a huge loss of predictable annuity revenue for the manufacturer.
TM), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Quantum Corporation (NYSE:DSS) and manufacturer of the industry standard in workgroup Network Attached Storage (NAS) solutions, today announced it has reached an install base of over 60,000 for its Snap Server(R) product line, an increase of 18 percent to the installed base during the first quarter of 2001.
Our rapidly growing install base during a time of greatly reduced IT budgets shows us that network managers are finding alternative solutions, such as the Snap Server, to keep pace with the increasing storage demands," said Sara Spivey, vice president of marketing for Snap Appliances.
With this latest order, Sextant In-Flight Systems has the industry distinction of having the largest in-seat video aircraft install base with any single customer.
The company's newest office is created to substantially increase its high-caliber software talent base and to address the needs of its rapidly growing worldwide install base.