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2014-02-25 12:29:37

New ActiveBatch Extensions for Microsoft SCCM and IBM AS/400 Dramatically Reduce IT Workloads by Eliminating Need for Custom Scripts, Platform-Specific Tools MORRISTOWN, N.J., Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Advanced Systems Concepts, Inc. (ASCI), maker of ActiveBatch(®) IT Automation Without Boundaries(SM), today announced the release of two important improvements for Version 9 of its ActiveBatch Workload Automation and Job Scheduling Software. The additions, now available in ActiveBatch V9...

Word of the Day
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'