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History Protected With Satellites
2013-04-03 14:18:32

ESA [ Watch The Video Hidden Treasures ] Looking down from orbit is an attractive way of monitoring historical sites in remote or politically unstable regions — and can even help archaeologists to make new discoveries. The ancient city of Samarra was a powerful Islamic capital during the ninth century, located in what is today Iraq. It is the only surviving Islamic capital that retains its original plan, architecture and arts, although only about 20% of the site has been...

2011-07-07 00:00:28

NORTHERN, global providers of Storage Resource Management (SRM) solutions, have seen a significant increase in demand from the from the health care sector, underscored by recent installations at Hawaii's largest health care provider, a renowned non-profit academic medical center and provider of clinical and hospital care, among other notable health care organizations who have selected Northern Storage Suite to manage their data. Efficient and cost-effective storage of unstructured data, as...

2011-05-05 00:00:31

NORTHERN, global providers of Storage Resource Management solutions, today announces that is has moved its U.S. headquarters to Framingham, MA. The move brings Northern's sales and support teams in close proximity with its strategic technology and marketing partners; the Framingham office also provides a central hub from which the company can efficiently serve its clients across the region and North America. Former acting CEO and VP of Marketing Gunnar Bohlin will be heading up the new U.S....

2011-01-27 06:30:00

STOCKHOLM, Jan. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- NORTHERN, global providers of flexible, easy-to-administer solutions for User Data Management, has named Jonas Areskoug as CEO, replacing interim CEO Gunnar Bohlin. Areskoug has held senior management positions with several prominent international software companies, including SunGard and Pointsec Mobile Technologies. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110127/FL36756LOGO ) "Growth projections for storage make Northern's user-driven storage...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.