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CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Nov. 11, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Top-performing companies are three times more likely to be leading users of analytics according to a new report today released by IBM Institute for Business Value (NYSE: IBM) and MIT Sloan Management Review.
CHICAGO, Nov. 10, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The Heaven at the End of Science: An Argument for a New Worldview of Hope, by Philip Mereton, takes a fresh and bold look at the debate between science and religion -- and attempts to go farther than any other book to unite them.
MCKINNEY, Texas, Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Sigmetrix, the company that revolutionized the mechanical variation and tolerance analysis software space, announced today the availability of its CETOL 6 Sigma Version 8.2 software for CATIA, Pro/ENGINEER, and SolidWorks CAD systems.
PRINCETON, N.J., Oct. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- NIKSUN, Inc., a world leader in real-time enterprise network surveillance solutions, today announced the release of its new and powerful Alpine software for its network appliances.
Terrorist networks are complex.
SEATTLE, July 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Tableau Software today announced explosive growth in the use of Tableau Public. Launched in February, the company's product lets bloggers and publishers tell stories with data on the web.
GREENBELT, Md., June 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Md.
Debuting in spring 2010, the NASA Center for Climate Simulation (NCCS) is the new name for a Goddard Space Flight Center organization that has provided supercomputing resources to NASA scientists and engineers for over 25 years.
RICHARDSON, Texas, May 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The Hive Group today announces the release of Honeycomb Rich 5.8, launching a new set of innovations that advance visualization into operational contexts. The Hive Group, already recognized for its world-class treemapping environments, now offers a broadened visual experience through a series of new interfaces and capabilities: Live Geospatial Integration: Embed Honeycomb alongside satellite mapping services to pinpoint global assets.
Ptolemaic System -- The Ptolemaic system was a system to explain the motions of the heavens, espoused by Claudius Ptolemaeus in Almagest sometime around the second century, C.E., and accepted for over a thousand years by the vast majority of people to be the correct cosmological model. Unlike earlier systems (such as 'the stars move because that is the will of the gods', or the model of concentric spheres), the Ptolemaic model explained all phenomena in the sky, while holding to Plato's...
Geocentric Model -- The geocentric model of the cosmos is a paradigm which places the Earth at the center of the universe. Common in ancient Greece, it was believed by both Aristotle and Ptolemy. Most Greeks assumed that the Sun, Moon, stars, and planets orbit Earth. Similar ideas were held in ancient China. The geocentric model was gradually replaced by the heliocentric model of Copernicus and Galileo due to the simplicity and predictive accuracy of that newer model. In this model, a...
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