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DENVER, June 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Alpine Access, the premier provider of virtual contact center solutions and services, today announced it has been selected by one of the nation's largest membership organizations for people over 50 to provide nationwide support to thousands of its members.
PRINCETON, N.J., May 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- NIKSUNÂ®, a world leader in real-time enterprise network monitoring solutions, today unveiled NIKSUN NetOmni Alpine - its next-generation network-wide security and performance monitoring platform.
PRINCETON, N.J., May 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- NIKSUNÂ®, a world leader in real-time enterprise network monitoring solutions, today announced breakthrough innovations of NIKSUN NetDetector Alpine - its next-generation security forensics and monitoring appliance.
NEW YORK, May 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Alpine Capital Bank is pleased to announce the launch of its newly redesigned website at www.alpinecapitalbank.com. With a modern, sophisticated design, the new site embodies the Bank's recent comprehensive rebranding efforts.
SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif., April 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Alpine's car audio, video and navigation systems can be found on highways across the country. Today, those same mobile media solutions can be found, and purchased, on the information superhighway as well.
SCHAUMBURG, Ill., March 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Alpine Consulting, Inc.
Papaver alpinum is a species of poppy plant found in the region of the Alps. The plant is commonly known as the Alpine poppy. This species actually includes multiple sub-species. P. alpinum is a short, upright perennial, meaning it can survive longer than 2 years. It can grow to a height of 5 to 20 centimeters. It has several upright and hairy stems. As with all species of poppy, it produces latex. It has feathery leaves that are arranged in a rosette and touch the ground. The flowers...
The Alpines Steinschaf is a breed of domestic sheep that is located in the Southern Alps of Germany and Eastern Alps of Austria. This breed is one of four in the Steinschaf group, which is thought to be derived from the Zaupelschaf type which lived during the medieval period or the Torschaf, which is older than the Zaupelschaf. This most likely makes the Alpines Steinschaf the oldest breed of sheep in the eastern Alps. By the beginning of the twentieth century, the Alpines Stinschaf could...
The Alpine ibex (Capra ibex) can be found in the European Alps. It is locally known as the Steinbock in German, the bouquetin in French, the kozorog in Slovenian, and the stambecco in Italian. Its range was once restricted to Northern Italy in the Gran Paradiso National Park, but now comprises nearly all of the European Alps including France, Italy, Germany, Slovenia, Austria, and Switzerland. It prefers a habitat within rocky areas near the snowline on the edge of forests. It can be found at...
The mountain goat (Oreamnos americanus), also called the Rocky Mountain goat is only found in North America. Even though it is a goat in name, it is not in the Capra genus of true goats. It belongs to the subfamily Caprinae, which holds goat-antelopes which holds thirty-two other species. It is in the family Bovidae that holds other creatures such as cattle, antelopes, and gazelle. It is the only species in the Oreamnos genus. The mountain goat is listed as of “least concern” by the IUCN....
The African Alpine Bamboo (Yushania alpina) is a species of perennial bamboo that is native to tropical Africa. It grows in dense stands on the mountains and volcanoes surrounding the Great Rift Valley between 8200 feet and 11,000 feet above sea level. The grass stems of the alpine bamboo are often used as fencing, plumbing and other building materials. Photo Copyright and Credit
- Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
- A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).