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2004-11-29 15:00:14

THE Defence Force has delayed the roll-out of thin client operating system Citrix to the majority of staff till after it conducts a major military exercise in March or April next year -- a year later than originally envisaged. It is understood performance issues accessing data stored on Defence's EMC mass storage system have held up the project. A meeting was held to chart the way forward on the same day that Capital Coast DHB announced a $4 million cost over-run on its Citrix...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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