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2013-11-18 23:24:35

Improving availability, efficiency and scalability will lead to colocation business growth. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) November 18, 2013 Emerson Network Power, a business of Emerson and a global leader in maximizing availability, capacity and efficiency of critical infrastructure, has identified three areas of opportunity colocation (colo) facilities must flawlessly meet to motivate more data center owners to move some or all applications to a colo. “For most businesses, running a data...

2013-11-18 23:22:38

Convey's latest hybrid-core coprocessor available in new WX Series, as an OEM product, and as part of the company's recently announced memcached appliance. Richardson, TX (PRWEB) November 18, 2013 Convey Computer, the leader in hybrid-core computing, today announced the Wolverine® family of coprocessors, a powerful line of application accelerators that provide application-specific hardware acceleration for key algorithms. The products’ PCI Express form factor is ideal for...

2013-11-11 23:20:43

iDB 3.0 for MySQL delivers new levels of scalability, performance and availability for MySQL environments with Auto-Failover and query routing capabilities. Santa Clara CA (PRWEB) November 11, 2013 ScaleArc today announced the launch of a new version of its iDB database traffic management platform. iDB 3.0 for MySQL adds two ground-breaking features –auto failover to maintain uptime in case a master database fails, and transparent query routing & sharding capabilities to enable a...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • 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.'
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