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no problem

1. That is not a problem; don't worry about it. A: "It looks like the file was deleted when the computer crashed." B: "No problem, there should be a backup copy."
2. I would be happy to. A: "Would you mind emptying the dishwasher for me?" B: "Sure, no problem."
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Tthat is not a problem; don't worry about it. An abbreviation of "no problem." A: "Thanks for sending the file." B; "NP."

(that causes) no problem

That will not cause a problem for me or anyone else. (No problem is informal.) Mary: Do you mind waiting for just a little while? Bob: No problem. Sue: Does this block your light? Can you still read? Jane: That causes no problem.
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no problem

1. Also, no sweat; not to worry. There's no difficulty about this, don't concern yourself. For example, Of course I can change your tire-no problem, or You want more small change? no sweat, or We'll be there in plenty of time, not to worry. The first of these colloquial terms dates from about 1960 and the second from about 1950. The third, originating in Britain in the 1930s and using not to with the sense of "don't," crossed the Atlantic in the 1970s.
2. You're welcome, as in Thanks for the ride, Dad.-No problem. [Late 1900s]
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no problem

used to express agreement or acquiescence.
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no ˈproblem

(spoken, informal)
1 (also not a ˈproblem) used for saying that you can do something or are happy to do something for somebody: ‘Can you be here at 7.30 tomorrow morning?’ ‘No problem.’
2 used after somebody has thanked you or said they are sorry for something: ‘Thanks for the ride.’ ‘No problem.’
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No problem

1. and No prob and NP phr. All is well.; There is no problem, so don’t worry or fret. (Often said after someone else says I’m sorry.) No problem. I can do it easily. A: Gee! I’m sorry! B: No prob.
2. phr. you are welcome. (Sometimes said after someone else says thank you.) A: Thanks a lot. B: No problem.
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no problem

1. Used to express confirmation of or compliance with a request.
2. Used to acknowledge an expression of gratitude.
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With the performance, value and simplicity that the NPS system delivers, coupled with our extensive list of partners, Netezza offers retailers a faster and simpler data warehouse alternative to IBM, Oracle and Teradata, at a much lower cost of ownership.
The NPS system is the market-leading data warehouse appliance, built specifically to analyze terabytes of detailed data 10 to 100 times faster than existing data warehouse options, at half the cost.
Furthermore, because the Company was able to deploy the NPS system and get it into production faster than any other data warehouse and with fewer people, Rogers Wireless will be able to achieve these benefits quickly.
The NPS 10000 Series introduces two new models - the NPS 10400 and NPS 10800 - that can scale to accommodate very large database sizes of 50 and 100 terabytes.
0 and the NPS 10000 Series, we can now meet the growing market demand for even greater scalability and a broader spectrum of workloads, applications and user requirements," said Jit Saxena, CEO and co-founder of Netezza Corp.
This demonstrates the business value our customers have realized with the NPS system, and also illustrates that Netezza is a company that is easy to do business with - an attribute that is vital to our ongoing relationships with customers and partners.
By replacing its legacy Customer Data Warehouse systems with the NPS data warehouse appliance, Ahold will again be at the forefront of the food retail industry because it can now run a wide variety of interactive analyses, while dramatically reducing query times.
We chose the NPS system because it delivers the increase in performance we wanted without causing us to re-engineer our entire CDW.
The NPS system provides a powerful engine for accelerating the performance of the MicroStrategy Business Intelligence Platform," said Jeffrey Bedell, CTO, MicroStrategy.
The NPS system's power to analyze multi-terabytes of data 10 to 50 times faster than any other data warehouse maximizes MicroStrategy's high-performance BI platform, thereby enabling rapid access to large volumes of strategic business information.
Netezza Corporation today announced major enhancements to its Netezza Performance Server(R) (NPS(R)) 8000 product family, including the addition of a new model, the NPS 8025.
The following enhancements enable users to access even more power from the NPS system to analyze massive data sets:
By offering products like business intelligence and data-validation solutions, these companies allow Netezza's customers to benefit from the dramatic performance capabilities of the NPS system, even as volumes of data increase exponentially.