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2013-10-09 23:19:00

Barracuda Backup Grows Four Times Faster than Market as reported by Leading Analyst Firm Campbell, Calif. (PRWEB) October 09, 2013 Barracuda Networks, Inc., a leading provider of security and storage solutions, today announced that the company continues its momentum as reported by the IDC Worldwide Purpose-Built Backup Appliance (PBBA) Tracker, Q2, September 2013. According to the report, Barracuda shipped the highest volume of integrated systems. The report also indicated that Barracuda...

2013-09-30 23:42:59

Webinar featuring expert analyst on gamfication and social business software now available on demand. Irvington, VA (PRWEB) September 30, 2013 Enterprise Hive, an innovative provider of social business software for online communities with a built-in gamification platform recently held a free webinar titled: “Gamification in the Workplace” presented by enterprise software analyst, blogger, author, speaker and executive at IDC, Michael Fauscette, This webinar was broadcast live on...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'