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2013-05-07 23:23:17

Chief Technology Officer Tim Vogel to be honored at “Top IT Pros Awards” May 9 King of Prussia, Pa. (PRWEB) May 07, 2013 Xtium, Inc., a leading enterprise software and solutions company providing managed cloud hosting, online backup and virtual disaster recovery services, today announced that its Chief Technology Officer, Tim Vogel, was named a “Top IT Innovator” by the Philadelphia Business Journal, as part of the journal´s “2013 Top IT Pros...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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