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<br />Retention is The condition of retaining (keeping) something. Retention rate is used to count customers and track customer activity irrespective of the number of transactions (or dollar value of those transactions) made by each customer. (Source: WikiPedia)

Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary
retention (noun)
a) the act of retaining the state of being retained
b) abnormal retaining of a fluid or secretion in a body cavity
a) power of retaining - retentiveness
b) an ability to retain things in mind , specifically a preservation of the aftereffects of experience and learning that makes recall or recognition possible
something retained
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David Rashty, an entrepreneur and one of the early web pioneers, has over twenty years’ experience as a CTO and a CEO. He has been involved in several start-ups and established companies and was the founder of two successful ventures.David is currently using his proven leadership and management skills to act as a Part Time CTO or "JumpStart" CTO for several early-stage ventures; this includes helping them design and develop their product and IT infrastructure.David holds a BS in computer science and an M.Sc in educational technology. He has been a adjunct university professor, given numerous workshops, written several books and articles on information technology and received numerous innovation awards.