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2011-08-15 04:00:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- SYCO/Columbia Records is proud to announce the upcoming release of Dream With Me In Concert, a live performance DVD from Jackie Evancho, the brilliant 11-year-old soprano who captivated the country with her breakout performances last summer on "America's Got Talent." The concert includes the songs from Jackie's chart-topping first full-length studio album Dream With Me, produced by the legendary David Foster, plus two bonus tracks that were...

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. Platform MapReduce enables enterprise businesses to focus on moving MapReduce applications into production by providing enterprise-class manageability and scale, high resource utilization and availability, ease of operation,...

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. Organizations are ramping up their investments in Platform Symphony, which is geared toward enabling improved efficiency for distributed service oriented architecture (SOA) applications at lower cost. In addition, global demand for all of Platform's...

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). This spectacular evening, sure to be a once in a lifetime musical event will be recorded in high definition by THIRTEEN for WNET for national PBS broadcast on GREAT PERFORMANCES in...

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. In this anniversary year, Sony Classical presents Leonard Bernstein: the Symphony Edition - specially created to commemorate the 20th anniversary of his death, available November 22, 2010. "My brother, sister and I grew up surrounded by the sounds of the music our father performed and...

2010-11-09 08:00:00

TORONTO, Nov. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Platform Computing, the leader in cluster, grid and cloud management software, today announced that the company is making it easy for high performance computing (HPC) customers to take immediate advantage of the performance provided by graphic processing units (GPUs) by extending its products to provide superior management of GPU clusters and GPU-aware applications. Platform's flagship workload scheduler products, Platform HPC, Platform LSF and...

2010-11-01 08:00:00

TORONTO, Nov. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Platform Computing, the leader in cluster, grid and cloud management software, today announced that Svenska Handelsbanken, one of Sweden's leading personal and corporate banking groups, has adopted Platform Symphony to power high-performance analytics with grid computing. Platform Symphony provides Svenska Handelsbanken with a single grid which delivers distributed compute capacity for multiple business-critical applications. Svenska Handelsbanken...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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