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2011-04-04 07:00:00

SANTA CLARA, Calif., April 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Marvell (Nasdaq: MRVL), a worldwide leader in integrated silicon solutions, today launched the Marvell® DragonFly(TM) Virtual Storage Accelerator (VSA) powered by HyperScale(TM) embedded processor technology. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100719/SF36559LOGO-b) In what is a first for Marvell, the new DragonFly VSA, which plugs directly into all commercially available servers with a PCIe slot, combines...

2010-10-14 16:01:00

TUCSON, Ariz., Oct. 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- To help reduce the drain on Local, State and Federal budgets, Amity Foundation will build a state of the art residential center for children and mothers. The center will be called Dragonfly Village. Dragonfly Village is based on decades of research and evaluation. The Mission: "Dragonfly Village is dedicated to the inclusion and habilitation of children and families marginalized by homelessness, poverty, addiction, crime, racism, sexism,...

2010-07-13 13:30:00

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., July 13 /PRNewswire/ -- nPulse Technologies, LLC, a leading developer of Gig and 10 Gig network sensors for monitoring, forensics and security applications, today unveiled the new Dragonfly family of high-speed network sensors. The first model, called Dragonfly FlowMeter is a flow-based network traffic probe for monitoring large-scale IP network traffic and activity at wire-speed. It is capable of capturing and processing up to 14.8 million packets per second on...

2010-06-30 09:00:00

DALLAS and BARCELONA, Spain, June 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Managed service providers (MSPs), like New York-based technology consultancy, Dragonfly Technologies, are increasingly turning to on-demand remote support from NTRglobal. NTRsupport from NTRglobal helps MSPs ensure their customers have instant access to secure IT support, anytime, anywhere. "Internet-based next generation remote control tools allow organizations to reach a wider base of mobile end users who are working outside the LAN,"...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'