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2012-05-28 23:03:32

Stratus shows dedication to the success of military veterans. St.

What Kind Of Cloud Is That?
2012-03-19 04:55:14

Have you ever looked up in the sky and wondered what all those different types of clouds actually are? Well to be exact there is a cloud for every type of weather event.

2011-02-03 15:59:00

BOULDER, Colo., Feb. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "Chevron's claims against Stratus Consulting are false. Released on the eve of an impending judgment in Ecuador, Chevron's assertion of RICO claims against Stratus Consulting is a gross misuse of the federal courts.

2009-08-26 08:00:00

MAYNARD, Mass., Aug. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Stratus Technologies will be demonstrating cloud and virtual appliance solutions that support critical functions within these infrastructures at VMworld, the company announced today.


Latest Stratus cloud Reference Libraries

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2009-07-04 15:37:27

Nimbostratus clouds are distinguished by a formless cloud layer that is predominantly dark gray in color. "Nimbo" comes from the Latin word "nimbus", meaning rain. It is a cloud that produces rain, and develops a cloud base between the surface and 10,000 feet. These clouds normally have a thickness of 6,500 to 10,000 feet, but can range from 3,500 to 15,000 feet. In rare cases, nimbostratus can be very thin and be accompanied by a separate layer of altostratus divided by a cloudless layer....

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2009-07-04 15:24:37

A Stratus cloud is a cloud belonging to a class distinguished by horizontal layering with a uniform base. This type of cloud is different from other clouds that are usually taller than they are wide (these are known as cumulus clouds). The term "˜stratus', In Latin, means layer or blanket. Stratus clouds are flat, featureless clouds of low altitude that can vary in color from dark gray to nearly white. A typical cloudy day usually features a sky filled with stratus clouds obscuring the view...

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