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2009-10-14 07:47:00

SEATTLE, Oct. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Tableau Software (http://www.tableausoftware.com), the global leader in data visualization and business intelligence software, announced today that Dr. Jock Mackinlay (http://www.tableausoftware.com/about/leadership#jm), Tableau's Director of Visual Analysis, was awarded the IEEE 2009 Visualization Technical Achievement Award. Mackinlay's work was recognized specifically for his seminal technical work on automatic presentation tools and new visual...

2009-10-08 16:23:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- On October 6th & 7th, Charles F. Day & Associates LLC sponsored H1N1 pandemic modeling/decision aid software demonstrations for Department of Defense (DOD) and Department of Homeland Security (DHS) personnel. The demonstrations were conducted by researchers from Purdue University's Visualization and Analytics Center for DHS and DOD personnel at both the US Army Software Engineering Group's Emergency Operations Center (EOC) Test Bed facility at...

2009-09-30 11:58:00

FREDERICK, Md., Sept. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- The Center for Digital Government 2009 Best of New York Awards are announced during the annual "GTC East: The NY Digital Government Summit," an event that highlights cutting-edge technologies used as strategic tools. The award program recognizes top technology professionals, including individuals and teams, in New York state and local government organizations as well as educational institutions for their diligent work efforts, contributions, and...

2009-09-28 23:01:00

SEATTLE, Sept. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Tableau Software (http://www.tableausoftware.com), the global leader in rapid-fire business intelligence software (http://www.tableausoftware.com/business-intelligence-software), today announced that the Immune Tolerance Network (ITN) has implemented Tableau to provide Web-based reports and analytics to both internal and external audiences. The ITN chose Tableau for its ease of use, ability to publish live, interactive views to a secured Web interface...

2009-09-22 12:30:00

BOSTON, Sept. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Verifiable Pro will provide a higher SoS (Standard of Service), enhanced features, and privacy and sharing capabilities to a select group of corporate and advanced customers. The introductory price for Verifiable Pro is $29.95 per year and is available immediately. Additionally, Verifiable also announced today their Verifiable Pro Services to help other like minded corporations in creating a more verifiable world. The MiamiHerald.com will be the first...

2009-08-23 23:01:00

SEATTLE, Aug. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Tableau Software (http://www.tableausoftware.com), the global leader in data visualization and rapid-fire business intelligence software (http://www.tableausoftware.com/business-intelligence-software), today announced that Cyon Research has standardized on Tableau's interactive data visualization software for delivering research to its clients in an explorable form. Cyon Research will be providing interactive data visualizations, reports and dashboards to...

2009-08-17 09:02:00

FREDERICK, Md., Aug. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- In partnership with NominoData LLC, Visual Analytics Inc. (VAI) introduces the RiskAnalyzer Package to their Data Center. The RiskAnalyzer Package combines several high-risk watch lists, including the NominoData(TM) RiskFeed(TM) products, into one point of access. This package expands organizations' ability to integrate data and identify risk among key individuals. The RiskAnalyzer Package data sources include OFAC, FBI Most Wanted, HM Treasury...

2009-07-30 12:18:39

Creating error-free software remains time consuming and labor intensive. A major European research effort has developed a system that speeds software development from the drawing board to high-quality, platform-independent code.According to Piotr Habela, technical coordinator of the VIDE (for VIsualize all moDel drivEn programming) project, software developers have many good ideas about how to visualize, develop, debug and modify software, plus standards to guide them. The problem is that the...

2009-07-22 13:30:00

LOUISVILLE, Ky., July 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Appriss, Inc. and Visual Analytics Inc. (VAI) have entered into an agreement that will allow criminal justice agencies to enhance their analytical capabilities. Users of the VAI technologies VisuaLinks and Digital Information Gateway (DIG,) will now be able to access Appriss' OffenderNet, the national offender-booking database. The partnership will offer users access to OffenderNet through the VAI Data Center, available as a value-added service to...

2009-07-22 12:21:31

Texas A&M University is taking the lead on a multi-school, multi-continent, multi-year research program on how technology promotes long-distance creativity. Funded by a $293,000 National Science Foundation grant, the three-year study will mimic visual effects and animation industry work flow procedures as students in different locations tackle projects requiring visual and technical problem-solving to reach a common goal, the university said Wednesday in a release. A company might say...


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2004-10-19 04:45:43

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...

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2004-10-19 04:45:41

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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