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2014-09-23 12:22:18

ORLANDO, Fla., Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Medium Extended Air Defense System (MEADS) program has completed a six-week performance test of its 360-degree Multifunction Fire Control Radar (MFCR) at Pratica di Mare Air Base near Rome, Italy, and at MBDA Germany's air defense center in Freinhausen in the presence of representatives from the German Air Force and guests from MEADS partner nations. This was the first time the MFCR has been operated in Germany....

2014-09-23 08:40:37

A one-stop solution offering a new paradigm in collaborative web development and live hosting LONDON, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Commerce Guys, creators of Drupal Commerce and Platform.sh, is proud to announce that German long distance bus operator FlixBus has launched its new eCommerce site www.FlixBus.de on Platform.sh Enterprise, the powerful continuous delivery cloud for digital business. Platform Enterprise speeds and simplifies site development, deployment and operation for...

2014-09-23 08:40:21

PRTG Users Can Now Keep Tabs on Every "Thing" in the "Internet of Things" AUSTIN, Texas and NUREMBERG, Germany, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Paessler, provider of the industry's most powerful, affordable and easy-to-use network monitoring and testing solutions, today announced that the company will demonstrate new features of its flagship PRTG Network Monitor product at the upcoming Interop Conference & Expo in New York City at the Jacob Javits Convention Center. Paessler will...

2014-09-23 08:36:46

Survey of CIOs and IT Decision Makers Highlights Storage and Data Management as a Critical Factor to Operational Success; Points to Software and Active Archive as Growth Opportunities SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In a survey commissioned by enterprise storage leader HGST, a Western Digital Company (NASDAQ: WDC), 86% of CIOs and IT decision makers surveyed believe that all data generated has value if the organization is able to store, access and analyze it optimally....

2014-09-23 04:22:02

AACHEN, Germany and BRUSSELS, September 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Young scientists from any European member country of the European Pain Federation EFIC(R) are invited to apply for the EFIC-Gruenenthal Grant (E-G-G) 2014. This grant is one of the most prestigious and highly regarded pain research grants worldwide. Provided by the European Pain Federation EFIC(R)in conjunction with the pharmaceutical company and pain expert Gruenenthal GmbH, the grant supports young...

2014-09-22 12:31:50

An Alliance Of 5 Companies Experienced In Biosimilars Development MANNHEIN, Germany, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Five pharmaceutical service providers (Assign International GmbH, Aurigon GmbH, Celonic AG, Protagen Protein Services GmbH and PharmaLex GmbH) formed The Biosimilars Group in July 2014. This new company has today started operations and offers a complete service portfolio for the biosimilars industry, including analytics driven biosimilars...

2014-09-22 12:23:01

The Swedish Patent and Registration Office (PRV) recently became the first patent authority worldwide to sign an STN Global Value Pricing agreement, providing their examiners with extended patent information and unlimited access to the unique content, powerful tools, and reliable support that have been the hallmark of STN International(SM) for more than 30 years COLUMBUS, Ohio, KARLSRUHE, Germany and STOCKHOLM, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Swedish Patent and Registration Office (PRV)...

2014-09-22 12:22:23

Show will highlight new sealing solutions for the wind power industry PLYMOUTH, Mich., Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Manufacturers and operators place high demands on sealing systems in wind power facilities. The key requirements include minimal friction, optimized wear behavior and reliable operation at low temperatures. The systems are used to seal blade and main bearings, as hydraulic seals in pitch cylinders and as oil seals in main gears. Specialists from Freudenberg-NOK...

2014-09-22 08:33:53

POTSDAM, Germany and BERLIN, September 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pupils in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland are gaining increasing access to in-depth programming knowledge - as reflected in the first open, online course for pupils that has started on Monday (September 22). With already roughly 4,300 participants registered at https://open.hpi.de, the interactive educational platform of Hasso Plattner Institute, young people and adult Internet users can immerse themselves in...

2014-09-22 04:23:01

LUXEMBOURG, September 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GRAVIS launches cross-channel, mobile payment method Yapital in its online shop / Roll-out to all 44 stores in Germany is planned Digital lifestyle par excellence for the past 25 years: for electronic lovers, GRAVIS means inspiration through technology and innovation. From now on, the payment experience will fit even better into this line-up, as the biggest German Apple retail chain has successfully implemented the...


Latest Germany Reference Libraries

Alpines Steinschaf
2014-09-16 09:26:07

The Alpines Steinschaf is a breed of domestic sheep that is located in the Southern Alps of Germany and Eastern Alps of Austria. This breed is one of four in the Steinschaf group, which is thought to be derived from the Zaupelschaf type which lived during the medieval period or the Torschaf, which is older than the Zaupelschaf. This most likely makes the Alpines Steinschaf the oldest breed of sheep in the eastern Alps. By the beginning of the twentieth century, the Alpines Stinschaf could...

Rhenish-German Cold-Blood horse
2014-06-25 13:26:52

The Rhenish-German Cold-Blood is a breed of horse originating from Germany. It was developed less than 100 years ago from crossbreeding heavy horses from Rhineland, Westphalia and Saxony, with the main stock coming from the Belgian horse. The Rhenish-German became the most numerous heavy horse breed in Germany. Today, it makes up only two percent of the total horse population in Germany. The other breeds of German heavy horses are the Black Forest, the Schleswig and the South German...

Elwetritsch, Bestia palatinensis
2013-08-19 13:08:39

The Elwetritsch is reported to be found in southwest Germany and is a bird-like mythical creature that inhabits the underbrush and under vines of the region. Its origin is believed to be a result of crossbreeding between chicken, ducks and geese, and mythical creatures such as elves and goblins. They are described as a type of fowl with long beaks and sometimes having antlers; and that they lay eggs during the breeding season. They are considered to be very shy but curious creatures. An...

Deutsche Bracke
2013-06-18 10:26:35

The Deutsche Bracke, known by many other names including the German hound, is a breed of domestic scenthound dog that originated in the Westphalia region of Germany. This breed is an ancient breed, but its origins are largely unknown. It is thought that the breed is most likely derived from Celtic hounds, greyhound breeds, and St. Hubert's Hound. The breed now holds two regional types, but the Deutschen Bracken Club, which accepted the breed in 1896, merged the four types it held in 1900....

Alpine Ibex, Capra ibex
2012-08-24 16:23:24

The Alpine ibex (Capra ibex) can be found in the European Alps. It is locally known as the Steinbock in German, the bouquetin in French, the kozorog in Slovenian, and the stambecco in Italian. Its range was once restricted to Northern Italy in the Gran Paradiso National Park, but now comprises nearly all of the European Alps including France, Italy, Germany, Slovenia, Austria, and Switzerland. It prefers a habitat within rocky areas near the snowline on the edge of forests. It can be found at...

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