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2014-07-07 08:22:45

OSLO, Norway, July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sapa, the global leader in the delivery of aluminum solutions, has signed a five-year global services agreement with IBM (IBM: NYSE) to operate the IT infrastructure for all of its 200 locations around the world. With the new agreement, which covers services for servers and workstations supporting 11,000 employees worldwide, Sapa will be able to use a cloud infrastructure including SoftLayer, an IBM company, for new workloads to support its...

2014-07-02 20:21:21

The Norwegian rising star, known worldwide as Michael Jackson's former protege, sets his sights on international success after a breakout hit at home. OSLO, Norway, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- "Love You in the Morning," the first independent single by Omer Bhatti, shot straight to #6 on the iTunes Pop chart in Norway when it was released in May. Its success was no surprise - Bhatti's popularity soared as a judge on Norway's Got Talent during its record-breaking 2014 season....

2014-06-27 12:20:31

NAI Responds to Former Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood Distorted Op-ED WASHINGTON, June 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Norwegian Air International's application to operate to the US has been pending before the US Department of Transportation (DOT) four times longer than the average application by a European carrier since the US-EU Open Skies Agreement took effect. The approval is long overdue and is being opposed by several large airlines and their powerful labor unions in an...

2014-06-25 12:36:02

LONDON, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Europe Online Payment Methods 2013 - Second Half 2013http://www.reportbuyer.com/computing_electronics/networking/wireless/europe_online_payment_methods_2013_second_half_2013.html Mobile payment for goods and services increasingly accepted in EuropeThe new "Europe Online Payment Methods 2013 - Second Half 2013" report by Hamburg-based secondary market research company yStats.com indicates...

2014-06-25 08:36:50

OSLO, Norway, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Telenor Global Services (TGS), the international carrier of the Telenor Group, one of the leading mobile groups in the world, and Vodafone Carrier Services, one of the world's largest wholesale telecommunications providers, today announced an IPX Interconnect and a LTE/4G Peering Agreement. An ever-increasing mobile operators community considers next generation IP-based communication services as a high-priority area for...

2014-06-24 23:18:21

Norwegian jewelry retail leader Panorama Gruppen implements Blue Ridge demand planning and inventory replenishment solutions to accelerate bottom-line growth. Marietta, GA (PRWEB) June 24, 2014 Leading Cloud supply chain planning provider Blue Ridge announced today that Panorama Gruppen has selected the company’s demand forecasting, planning and replenishment technology. Norway’s leader in jewelry and gift items joined forces with Blue Ridge to sustain measurable growth by elevating...

2014-06-23 23:09:47

ResearchMoz.us include new market research report" Market Snapshot: Glucose Monitoring Devices 2006 to 2020 - Benelux and Scandinavia (Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg, Sweden, Denmark and Norway)" to its huge collection of research reports. Full report at http://www.researchmoz.us/market-snapshot-glucose-monitoring-devices-2006-to-2020-benelux-and-scandinavia-netherlands-belgium-luxembourg-sweden-denmark-and-norway-report.html. Albany, NewYork (PRWEB) June 23, 2014 Market...

2014-06-19 12:27:15

LONDON, June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Global M2M Services Market 2014-2018 http://www.reportbuyer.com/computing_electronics/manufacturing/global_m2m_services_market_2014_2018.html TechNavio's analysts forecast the Global M2M Services market to grow at a CAGR of 21.35 percent over the period 2013-2018. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the increasing adoption of M2M services by individual users and...

2014-06-18 23:10:54

Norway's TV 2 uses FileCatalyst Direct to transfer World Cup 2014 event footage from Brazil to Norway. Ottawa, Canada (PRWEB) June 18, 2014 Unlimi-Tech Software, Inc., a pioneer in managed file transfers and the creator of FileCatalyst, a world leading accelerated file transfer solution, is pleased to announce that TV 2 Norway has selected FileCatalyst Direct as their file transfer solution for moving World Cup 2014 footage from Brazil to Norway. Headquartered in Bergen, Norway, TV 2...

2014-06-18 16:22:08

STAVANGER, Norway, June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Competentia,the international oil and gas project management and engineering recruitment consultancy todays announced the acquisition of the Houston-headquartered Argonauta Group of companies (http://www.argonenergy.com), in a cash and stock transaction. Argonauta provides senior consultants to the oil and gas majors, primarily for the drilling and subsea sectors of the industry. In addition, through its subsidiary...


Latest Norway Reference Libraries

Erik The Red
2014-01-06 11:48:00

Known as Erik the Red, Erik Thorvaldsson is remembered in medieval and Icelandic saga sources as having founded the first Norse settlement in Greenland. The Icelandic tradition signifies that he was born in Rogaland, Norway. The designation “the Red” probably refers to his hair or his beard color. Leif Ericson, the well-known Icelandic explorer, was Erik’s son. When Erik the Red’s father was exiled from Norway due to manslaughter, he sailed west from Norway accompanied by...

Leif Ericson
2014-01-06 10:25:39

Leif Ericson was a Norse explorer seen as the first European to land in North America nearly 500 years prior to Christopher Columbus. According to the Sagas of Icelanders, he established a Norse settlement at Vinland, identified with the Norse L’Anse aux Meadows on the northern point of Newfoundland in modern-day Canada. It is believed that Leif was born in Iceland around the 970’s - the son of father Erik the Red, an explorer and outlaw from Western Norway. Erik founded the first...

piab_001_php
2012-06-14 13:05:09

Symbol: PIAB Group: Gymnosperm Family: Pinaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Tree Native Status: L48    I CAN    I Synonyms:   PIEX2 Picea excelsa (Lam.) Link Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:CT, IL, KY, MA, ME, MN, NH, NJ, NY, OH, PA, RI, VA, VT, WI, WV Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants...

2012-06-15 06:43:59

Symbol: HYNO4 Group: Moss Family: Amblystegiaceae Growth Habit: Nonvascular Native Status: NA    N Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Division   Bryophyta – Mosses Subdivision   Musci Class   Bryopsida – True mosses Subclass   Bryidae Order   Hypnales Family   Amblystegiaceae Genus   Hygrohypnum Lindb. – hygrohypmum moss Species   Hygrohypnum...

cano2_003_pvp
2012-06-18 07:33:16

Symbol: CANO2 Group: Monocot Family: Cyperaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Graminoid Native Status: L48    N AK    N CAN    N GL    N Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:AK, CA, CO, ID, MI, MN, NM, NV, OR, UT, WA, WI, WY Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision  ...

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Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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