Latest Richardson, Texas Stories

2011-10-19 07:00:00

John T. Wilson, formerly with Fish & Richardson P.C. and Myers Wilson P.C., resumes the Wilson Law Group P.C. to provide intellectual property and litigation services. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) October 19, 2011 John T. Wilson, formerly with Fish & Richardson P.C. and Myers Wilson P.C., resumes the Wilson Law Group P.C., a professional services corporation formed in 2003 to provide intellectual property litigation services, trademark and patent prosecution, general litigation support, and...

2011-07-21 13:10:00

RICHARDSON, Texas, July 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Stream Data Centers announced the sale of its private data Center located in the Dallas suburb of Richardson, Texas, to Carter Validus Mission Critical REIT. The 20,000-square-foot data center is a single-story, structurally-enhanced building containing 10,000 square feet of 36-inch raised-floor data center space. The data center facility includes dual feed power from separate substations, 1.68 megawatts of critical load and a 2N electrical...

2011-07-06 10:30:00

DENVER, July 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today ViaWest, one of the largest privately held data center and managed service providers in North America, announced the grand opening of its twenty-second data center facility, Synergy Park, located in Richardson, Texas. Grand opening ceremonies will take place July 19-20. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20051102/DAW047LOGO) With the addition of Synergy Park, ViaWest owns and operates 22 data centers with 500,000 square feet of raised...

2011-06-22 00:00:34

ANCILE uLearnâ“ž¢ Honored with Brandon Hall Learning Technology Awards Elkridge, MD (PRWEB) June 21, 2011 ANCILE Solutions, Inc., a global company that develops learning and performance software products, has won two coveted Brandon Hall awards for technology excellence. ANCILE's learning management solution, ANCILE uLearnâ“ž¢, was recognized with a Bronze award in the Best Advance in Learning Management Technology for External...

2011-06-14 09:00:00

RICHARDSON, Texas, June 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas (BCBSTX) announced today that G. Brint Ryan, CEO and Managing Principal of Ryan, LLC, has been elected to its board. The board's function is to advise the company about local business activities, health care developments, community relations opportunities and community priorities in Texas. Mr. Ryan holds both Bachelor and Master of Science degrees in accounting from the University of North Texas (UNT) and...

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.'