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2011-09-22 13:35:01

University of Southampton and British School at Rome (BSR) archaeologists, leading an international excavation of Portus — the ancient port of Rome, believe they have discovered a large Roman shipyard. The team, working with the Italian Archaeological Superintendancy of Rome, has uncovered the remains of a massive building close to the distinctive hexagonal basin or ℠harbor´, at the centre of the port complex. University of Southampton Professor and Portus Project...

2011-03-03 00:00:27

Nexum's first*defense® offers organizations best practice network security while reducing staffing requirements and ultimately lowering costs. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) March 2, 2011 Nexum, Inc., an IT security and networking company, headquartered in Chicago, IL, announced today that it has entered into a strategic Managed Security Services partnership with Sourcefire. Under the partnership, Nexum"Ëœs first*defense® managed services will provide monitored and managed solutions...

2010-08-17 06:30:00

CHICAGO and CUPERTINO, Calif., Aug. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Talari Networks, Inc. -- the company bringing virtualized-WAN cloud economics to Enterprise networking -- today announced a new channel partnership with Nexum, Inc., a privately-held, Chicago-based IT security and networking VAR. Nexum will incorporate the Talari Mercury family of Adaptive Private Networking (APN) appliances into its portfolio of enterprise solutions for mission-critical networks. Founded in 2002, Nexum is focused on...

2009-12-04 08:16:00

TIMMINS, ON, Dec. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Moneta Porcupine Mines Inc. (TSX: ME / XETRA: MOP) ("Moneta") is pleased to announce completion of a $4,200,000 non-brokered private placement ("Placement"). Moneta issued 12,000,000 flow-through units ("Unit") at $0.35 per share for aggregate gross proceeds of $4,200,000. Each Unit is comprised of one common share and one-half common share purchase warrant ("Warrant"). Each whole Warrant entitles the holder to purchase one common share at an...

2009-09-22 08:00:00

BOXBOROUGH, Mass. and MEXICO CITY, Sept. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Crossbeam Systems, Inc., the leading provider of next-generation security platforms for high-performance networks, today announced that it has expanded its presence in Latin America with increased support for the Mexican market, including the launch of a new Authorized Training Center in Mexico City and the signing of Afina as a Crossbeam Accredited Service Provider-Authorized Training Partner (CASP-ATP). "We see a strong demand...

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2009-08-09 09:20:00

A sprawling country villa believed to be the birthplace of Vespasian, the Roman emperor who built the Colosseum, was unearthed on Friday, The Associated Press reported. Lead archaeologist Filippo Coarelli said the 2,000-year-old ruins were found about 80 miles northeast of Rome, near Cittareale.Experts say the 150,000-square-feet complex was at the center of an ancient village called Falacrine, Vespasian's hometown.Coarelli said that while there are no inscriptions to attribute it for sure,...

2009-07-13 07:30:00

BOXBOROUGH, Mass., July 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Crossbeam Systems, Inc., the leading provider of next-generation security platforms for high-performance networks, continues to expand its worldwide partner program with the addition of Red Education, the leader in specialist IT training and related services in Australia, New Zealand and Asia-Pacific. Red Education joins theCrossbeam Accredited Service Provider Authorized Training Partner (CASP-ATP) program. The CASP program is a community of...

2009-05-26 06:19:00

LONDON, May 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Octavian Global Technologies, Inc. (OTC: OCTV) ("Octavian"), a leading provider of total gaming and lottery solutions, serving Casino, AWP (Amusements With Prizes), Lottery and emerging gaming market sectors worldwide, announced it has signed a worldwide agreement with Gextech to roll out Gextech's Spot The Ball virtual football game to operators of land-based fixed odds betting terminals. Spot The Ball, Gextech's latest development of its...

2009-05-04 07:00:00

Leading IT Service Providers Selected to Bring Technical Expertise and On-the-Ground Support to Crossbeam Customers in the UK and the Nordics BOXBOROUGH, Mass., May 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Crossbeam Systems, Inc., the leading provider of next-generation security platforms for high-performance networks, today announced that it has expanded its Crossbeam Accredited Service Provider (CASP) partner program in Europe with the addition of two CASP-Support partners: mnemonic, an IT-security service...

2009-04-13 07:30:00

BOXBOROUGH, Mass., April 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Crossbeam Systems, Inc., the leading provider of next-generation security platforms for high-performance networks, today announced that Jim Freeze, Crossbeam's chief marketing officer, will present at the Fifth Annual America's Growth Capital Information Security Conference, which will be held April 20, 2009 at The Westin San Francisco Market, in San Francisco, California. Freeze's presentation, to begin at 11:55 a.m., will provide an update on...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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