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2009-07-01 07:30:00

SAN FRANCISCO, July 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The Open Group, a vendor- and technology-neutral consortium focused on open standards and global interoperability within and between enterprises, today announced the plenary agenda for its 23rd Enterprise Architecture Practitioners Conference (EAPC) to be held in Toronto, July 20-22, 2009 at the Toronto Marriott Downtown Eaton Centre. The theme of the EAPC, "The Enterprise Architecture Lifecycle," will focus on how to bring together the various pieces of...

2009-06-22 07:30:00

New TOGAF Customizer(TM) Speeds Task of Managing Popular Architecture Development Method SAN FRANCISCO, June 22 /PRNewswire/ -- The Open Group, a vendor- and technology-neutral consortium focused on open standards and global interoperability within and between enterprises, today announced the general availability of the TOGAF Customizer(TM), which can be used to implement TOGAF version 9 more easily. Developed and endorsed by the members of The Open Group's Architecture Forum, TOGAF 9...

2009-06-11 07:30:00

Additional Sessions will Focus on New Trends and Mandates in Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC) and Audit SAN FRANCISCO, June 11 /PRNewswire/ -- The Open Group, a vendor- and technology-neutral consortium focused on open standards and global interoperability within and between enterprises, today announced the plenary agenda and preliminary speaker lineup for the 3rd Security Practitioners Conference (SPC), which will take place in Toronto on July 22 - 23, 2009 at the Toronto Marriott...

2009-06-01 07:30:00

Adjoining Security Practitioners Conference to Focus on Cloud Computing, Virtualization, Risk and Compliance SAN FRANCISCO, June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The Open Group, a vendor- and technology-neutral consortium focused on open standards and global interoperability within and between enterprises, today announced the plenary agenda for its 23rd Enterprise Architecture Practitioners Conference (EAPC) and its 3rd Security Practitioners Conference (SPC), to be held in Toronto, July 20-24, 2009 at the...

2009-05-26 07:30:00

Forum Is Also Working on Standards to Ease Compliance and Audit Reporting SAN FRANCISCO, May 26 /PRNewswire/ -- The Open Group, a vendor- and technology-neutral consortium focused on open standards and global interoperability within and between enterprises, today announced that the organization's Security Forum has completed the second phase of a major initiative focused on risk management. The Security Forum's comprehensive project is aimed at eliminating widespread industry confusion about...

2009-05-21 07:30:00

Over 1,000 Individuals Certified as Demand for IT Certification Based on 'Skills and Experience' Continues to Grow Worldwide SAN FRANCISCO, May 21 /PRNewswire/ -- The Open Group, a vendor- and technology-neutral consortium focused on open standards and global interoperability within and between enterprises, today announced that the number of individuals that have achieved its Information Technology Specialist Certification (ITSC) program has surpassed the mark of 1,000 professionals....

2009-05-05 07:30:00

Chinese Enterprise Software Leader Kingdee will Provide Localized Access to The Open Group's Membership Products and TOGAF(TM) Services throughout China SAN FRANCISCO, May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- The Open Group, a vendor- and technology-neutral consortium focused on open standards and global interoperability within and between enterprises, today announced that it has signed a Franchise Agreement with Kingdee, a leading provider of enterprise management software and e-Business applications...

2009-04-29 07:00:00

New Book by Global IT Standards Leader Addresses Practical Implementations of SOA for Enterprise Architects SAN FRANCISCO, April 29 /PRNewswire/ -- The Open Group, a vendor- and technology-neutral consortium focused on open standards and global interoperability within and between enterprises, today announced the immediate availability of The SOA Source Book, a new book that addresses service-oriented architecture (SOA) from a perspective of how enterprise architects can use the service...

2009-04-21 07:30:00

New Standard Paves the Way for First Truly Global Enterprise Architecture Description Language SAN FRANCISCO, April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- The Open Group, a vendor- and technology-neutral consortium focused on open standards and global interoperability within and between enterprises, today announced that it has adopted ArchiMate(R) version 1 as a standard global language for modeling enterprise architectures, including the industry standard architecture framework, TOGAF(TM). Administered by...

2009-04-20 09:00:00

WALTHAM, Mass., April 20, 2009 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) achieved accreditation from The Open Group for its Raytheon Certified Architect Program (RCAP), an enterprisewide initiative designed to foster specialized expertise required to support customer mission success. Raytheon is the fourth company in the world and first in its industry to receive this recognition from The Open Group, a vendor- and technology-neutral consortium focused on open standards and global...


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  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
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  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
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