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2014-01-13 12:31:29

BETHESDA, Md., Jan. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/-- Computech, Inc. today announced that its Federal Communications Commission (FCC) program has been appraised at level 3 of the CMMI Institute's Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI). Process Strategies, Inc. performed the appraisal. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140113/PH45118LOGO ) CMMI is a process improvement approach that provides organizations with the essential elements of effective processes that ultimately...

2014-01-08 23:25:05

Speakers from Industry and Academia Describe R&D Efforts to Meet the Future Needs of the Data Center and Cloud Los Gatos, CA (PRWEB) January 08, 2014 The Industry-Academia Partnership (IAP) conducted the 2013 Stanford Cloud Workshop at The Computer History Museum in Mountain View, California on December 6 with the theme "Meeting the Future Needs of the Data Center and Cloud". The IAP is a new association formed to address the revolutionary changes required for the underlying...

2013-11-21 15:42:19

Carnegie Mellon and Temple researchers offer fresh perspective for educational research From using concrete or abstract materials to giving immediate or delayed feedback, there are rampant debates over the best teaching strategies to use. But, in reality, improving education is not as simple as choosing one technique over another. Carnegie Mellon University and Temple University researchers scoured the educational research landscape and found that because improved learning depends on...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.