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2009-07-29 08:00:00

STOLBERG, GERMANY, July 29 /PRNewswire/ - Geminare Incorporated this week announced Neckarsulm-based partner Bechtle AG, now offers Geminare's hosted Business Continuity Service through their catalogue and online direct sales division, Bechtle Direct. With over 121,000 weekly visitors to its online store, Bechtle Direct will leverage its presence in 11 countries to promote Geminare's SaaS-based Continuous Availability platform to Small and Medium sized businesses (SMBs) across the EU. This...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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