Proxy

1) A method of replacing the code for service applications with an improved version that is more security aware. Preferred method is by 'service communities', i.e. Oracle, rather than individual applications. Evolved from socket implementations. 2) A software agent that acts on behalf of a user. Typical proxies accept a connection from a user, make a decision as to whether or not the user or client IP address is permitted to use the proxy, perhaps does additional authentication, and then complet…...

proxy

  1. a person authorized to act for another
  2. a power of attorney document given by shareholders of a corporation authorizing a specific vote on their behalf at a corporate meeting

Proxy

Proxy is an agent or substitute authorized to act for another person or a document which authorizes the agent so to act, and may also be used in the following contexts: ==Technical Terms== ==Entertainment== ...
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Proxy

- Document authorizing someone other than the shareholder to exercise the right to vote the stock owned by the shareholder.
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Proxy

(NETWORK GLOSSARY) An entity that, in the interest of efficiency, essentially stands in for another entity.
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proxy

[n] - a person authorized to act for another 2. [n] - a power of attorney document given by shareholders of a corporation authorizing a specific vote on their behalf at a corporate meeting
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Proxy

• (n.) The person who is substituted or deputed to act or vote for another. • (n.) A writing by which one person authorizes another to vote in his stead, as in a corporation meeting. • (n.) The written appointment of a proctor in suits in the ecclesiastical courts. • (n.) The agency for another who acts through the agent; author...
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proxy

noun a power of attorney document given by shareholders of a corporation authorizing a specific vote on their behalf at a corporate meeting
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Proxy

[climate] In the study of past climates, known as paleoclimatology, climate proxies are preserved physical characteristics of the past that stand in for direct measurements (as statistical proxies), to enable scientists to reconstruct the climatic conditions that prevailed during much of the Earth`s history. As reliable modern records of cl...
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Proxy

[statistics] In statistics, a proxy or proxy variable is a variable that is not in itself directly relevant, but that serves in place of an unobservable or immeasurable variable. In order for a variable to be a good proxy, it must have a close correlation, not necessarily linear or positive, with the variable of interest. ==Examples== Per-c...
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Proxy

Prox'y intransitive verb To act or vote by proxy; to do anything by the agency of another. [ R.]
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Proxy

Prox'y noun ; plural Proxies . [ Contr. from procuracy . Confer Proctor .] 1. The agency for another who acts through the agent; authority to act for another, esp. to vote in a legislative or corporate capacity. « I have no man's proxy : I speak only f...
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Proxy

1) Someone who is authorized to serve in one's place at a meeting, and particularly to cast a vote. 2) The written authority given to someone to act or vote in someone's place. A proxy is commonly given to cast a shareholder's vote at a meeting of shareholders.
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Proxy

A computer (server) that sits between a client application (for example, a web browser) and a real server. The proxy intercepts all requests to the real server to see if it can fulfil the requests itself. If not, it forwards the request to the real server.
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Proxy

A document authorising a person to represent someone else, especially someone who is a member of a company unable to attend a meeting. The term also describes the appointed person and the vote cast by him. Notice of intention to appoint a proxy has to be sent to the company in advance of a meeting.
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Proxy

A document used to convey a shareholder`s vote. Discover What It`s Like to Live Easy With EquiTrend
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Proxy

A form which, when completed by the shareholder, grants another person the authorisation or power to vote on his/her behalf at company meetings.
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Proxy

A legal document giving one person the authority to act for another. In business, it generally refers to the instructions given by a shareholder with regard to voting shares of common stock.
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proxy

A method by which a shareholder may vote without attending a meeting by appointing someone else to vote on their behalf
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Proxy

A person appointed by a shareholder to vote for him at a meeting. Any member of a company entitled to attend and vote at a meeting of it is entitled to appoint another person (whether a member or not) as his proxy to attend and vote instead of him: Companies Act 1985 section 372(1). A proxy appointed to attend and vote instead of a member of a priv...
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proxy

a person authorized to act for another
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Proxy

A person empowered by a shareholder to vote on his behalf at company meetings.
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Proxy

a person or a written authority which authorizes a person to act as an agent or a subsitute of another person somewhere. Usually it also gives the power to cast a vote as well.
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Proxy

A person who acts on behalf of a member of a company for the purpose of voting at a company... <a target=_blank href='http://www.finance-glossary.com/terms/proxy.htm?id=1187&ginPtrCode=00000&PopupMode=false' title='Read full definition of proxy'>more</a>
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Proxy

a person who acts on behalf of another for a specific purpose, or the form used to make such an appointment. In a company a shareholder can appoint a proxy to attend a meeting and vote on their behalf.
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