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2011-08-08 08:00:00

MELBOURNE, Fla. and BOSTON, Aug. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Highlights: Harris to provide radios, technology and services to support Oregon's Statewide Radio Project (SRP). Integrated network will provide the statewide communications for ODOT and the Oregon State Police. Contract includes more than 6,800 Harris Unity XG-100 Multiband portable and mobile radios for voice and data interoperability among state, local, county, tribal and federal agencies. Harris Corporation (NYSE: HRS), an...

2011-08-04 07:00:00

WASHINGTON and MELBOURNE, Fla., Aug. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Highlights: Harris services will ensure dental health of all soldiers serving in the U.S. Army Contract fulfills the DENCOM Commander's responsibility to maintain a reliable and accessible enterprise-wide, web-based system to facilitate the collection, analysis, dissemination, and storage of dental treatment and workload information Award demonstrates Harris' proven capabilities as an enterprise-wide IT solution provider...

2011-07-25 12:56:00

MELBOURNE, Fla., July 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Howard L. Lance, chairman, president and chief executive officer of Harris Corporation (NYSE: HRS), will be a featured speaker at the Jefferies 2011 Global Industrial and A&D Conference on Thursday, August 11, 2011 in New York City. Lance's presentation is scheduled to begin at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time. A live webcast and replay of the presentation will be available on the Internet at www.harris.com. About Harris Corporation Harris is an...

2011-07-20 10:24:29

NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida, the U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM) and Brevard Workforce are partnering to host a job fair with private sector companies and federal employers from across the country on July 26. News media representatives are invited to attend the Space Coast Job Fair and Hands-on Training Event at 11 a.m. EDT at the Radisson Resort at the Port, 8701 Astronaut Blvd., Cape Canaveral, Fla. NASA, OPM and Brevard Workforce officials will be available for...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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