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2008-08-27 09:00:45

tw telecom has installed a 14-site IP virtual private network service for Pacific Plumbing Supply Company of Seattle. According to tw telecom, its IP virtual private network (VPN) service offers service capabilities allowing Pacific Plumbing Supply to prioritize data traffic. In addition to the IP VPN that connects the 14 sites in Washington State and Hawaii, the company has also installed two 10Mbps ethernet internet service circuits at its collocation site to provide internet access for...

2008-08-26 12:00:41

SEATTLE, Aug. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- tw telecom inc., , a leading provider of voice, Internet and data networking solutions for businesses, today announced the successful installation of a 14-site IP VPN service for Pacific Plumbing Supply Company of Seattle. The company distributes wholesale plumbing supplies to retail and commercial customers in Washington State, Hawaii and Alaska. Pacific Plumbing's new network eliminates previous single-points of failure, provides a highly...

Word of the Day
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'