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2011-06-28 08:00:00

TORONTO, June 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Platform Computing, the leader in cluster, grid and cloud management software, today announced the availability of Platform MapReduce, the industry's first enterprise-class, distributed runtime engine for MapReduce applications.

2011-04-27 08:00:00

NEW YORK, April 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Platform Computing, the leader in cluster, grid and cloud management software, has seen strong momentum and continued revenue growth in the financial services (FS) market over the past year.

2011-03-29 08:05:00

NEW YORK, March 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Internationally acclaimed tenor Andrea Bocelli will perform a free concert on Central Park's Great Lawn, Thursday, September 15th with the New York Philharmonic, conducted by its music director Alan Gilbert, as a special gift to New York City (tickets required for entry).

2010-11-18 06:32:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 18, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The legacy of Leonard Bernstein - as a conductor, composer, and music advocate - in the history of twentieth-century American music can hardly be overstated.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.