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2004-11-29 15:00:14

THE Defence Force has delayed the roll-out of thin client operating system Citrix to the majority of staff till after it conducts a major military exercise in March or April next year -- a year later than originally envisaged. It is understood performance issues accessing data stored on Defence's EMC mass storage system have held up the project. A meeting was held to chart the way forward on the same day that Capital Coast DHB announced a $4 million cost over-run on its Citrix...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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