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2014-03-18 23:25:10

Newest version of Logi Info enhances interactive analysis, visualizations, and dashboards for big data, including MongoDB. McLean, Virginia (PRWEB) March 18, 2014 Logi Analytics, the analytics everywhere™ company, today introduced the newest version of Logi Info, its business information platform. Logi Info 11.2 provides new capabilities that make it easier than ever for organizations to analyze big data sources, such as MongoDB. Logi Info 11.2 makes it faster and simpler to create...

2014-03-18 12:31:07

With the merits and cost of health care under intense national debate, consumers are demonstrating the value of Kaiser Permanente over traditional insurance models ROCKVILLE, Md., March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- During a time of unprecedented debate and contention regarding the state of health care, there's one voice that consistently rises above all others: The Consumers. The actual users of health plans in the Mid-Atlantic Region (Maryland, Virginia and Washington, D.C) have rated...

2014-03-18 08:37:30

MCLEAN, Va., March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nazzic Keene, sector president of Science Applications International Corporation (NYSE: SAIC), has been elected to the board of directors for the Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS), a national not-for-profit organization for families affected by the loss of a military loved one. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131008/PH94180LOGO "The TAPS Board of Directors plays a critical role monitoring and managing the organization,...

2014-03-18 08:37:12

DANVILLE, Va., March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Launch Place, a leading recruiter of entrepreneurs in the Dan River Region of Virginia, and First Flight Venture Center (FFVC), RTP's largest technology incubator, announced today a unique partnership to attract the most innovative technology start-up companies in North Carolina and Virginia to a competition that planners of the event are referring to as "high stakes." The Big Launch Challenge is open to early-stage North Carolina and...

2014-03-18 08:32:11

RICHMOND, Va., March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Physician Life Care Planning, a healthcare information services company which provides physician-directed Life Care Plans and other high quality medical-legal services, announced today the addition of Douglass A. Wayne to it's team of board certified Physician Life Care Planners. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140318/MN82999) Dr. Wayne is the first practicing physician in Virginia to complete formal certification as a...

2014-03-17 23:23:59

There is no known cure for tinnitus, but there are tinnitus treatment options available that can help a great deal. The following tinnitus therapy options are now available from Maico Audiological Services in Newport News, VA. Newport News, VA (PRWEB) March 17, 2014 Ringing in the ears is a hearing condition that affects an estimated fifty million US citizens somewhere between 60 and 75 years old. More prevalent in men as compared to women, the principal manifestation of ringing ears is...

2014-03-17 20:20:37

HERNDON, Va., March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- U.S. Virgin Islands Water & Power Authority (VIWAPA), a not-for profit public power utility servicing the islands of St. Thomas, St. Croix and St. John, has just announced a new partnership with Apex CoVantage. Apex was selected through a competitive bidding process, from a group of highly capable companies, to provide installation and project management services for the utility's upcoming Advanced Metering Infrastructure...

2014-03-17 12:29:44

LONDON, March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nanofoundry, LLC, will present at CleanEquity Monaco 2014 on March 27(th) & 28(th) at the Sporting d'Hiver, Monaco. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130923/CL84373LOGO CleanEquity Monaco is an annual invitation-only event hosted by Innovator Capital, the London based specialist cleantech investment bank. Other partners and sponsors include Prince Albert II of Monaco's Foundation, Covington & Burling, Qualcomm, Renault-Nissan...

2014-03-15 23:03:49

Dr. William Dougherty is recognizing National Nutrition Month during March by raising patient awareness of dietary changes that can strengthen teeth and reduce the likelihood of tooth loss. Although Dr. Dougherty advocates preventive care, he can also provide patients with dental implants in Falls Church, VA, to replace any teeth that have been lost. Falls Church, VA (PRWEB) March 15, 2014 During National Nutrition Month this March, Dr. William Dougherty is raising patient awareness of...

2014-03-14 23:25:09

"Lord of the Flies" meets the internet. What happens when you can't separate the game from life? Stafford, Virginia (PRWEB) March 14, 2014 Imagine a game where a player’s sole focus is to become as popular as possible. What if the MMORPG (Massively Multi-Player Online Role Playing Game) depends so much on real life that everything that player does affects that player’s score? Welcome to “Status, The Game.” A novel that depicts the next hottest on-line game in America...


Latest Virginia Reference Libraries

Chincoteague Pony
2014-04-12 09:49:41

The Chincoteague Pony was developed on the Assateague Island of Virginia and Maryland, United States. Another name used for this pony is the Assateague horse, but due to its smaller size it is considered a pony. In 1947 a children’s book series written by Marguerite Henry, “Misty of Chincoteague”, made the breed famous. Over the years the breed has been introduced to other horse breeds and developed a variety of different characteristics. They live in poor conditions on the...

George Washington And Jefferson National Forests
2013-11-27 15:25:38

The George Washington and Jefferson National Forests are U.S. National Forests that join to create one of the largest areas of public land in the Eastern US. They cover 1.8 million acres of land in the Appalachian Mountains of Virginia, West Virginia, and Kentucky. About 1 million acres of the forest are remote and undeveloped. About 139,461 acres have been designated as wilderness areas, which eliminates any future development. Washington National Forest was established on May 16th of...

Shenandoah National Park
2013-04-26 14:58:26

Shenandoah National Park is located in the State of Virginia in the United States. The park contains a portion of the Blue Ridge Mountains and holds 199,100 acres of land, of which 79,579 acres comprise a designated wilderness. The park extends across a narrow area, through eight counties, from Waynesboro to the town of Front Royal. The establishment of Shenandoah National park began in 1926, when the area was designated as a national park, but it was not officially established and opened...

Indiana Bat, Myotis sodalist
2012-10-05 08:36:41

The Indiana bat (Myotis sodalist) is a mouse-eared bat that can be found in North America. Its range primarily includes eastern and Midwestern states, but it can be found in some southern areas of the United States. During the winter, its range becomes much smaller, with most populations occurring in large clusters in only a few caves. One study conducted in 1985 suggested that an estimated 244,000 individuals of this species reside in Indiana. Its range overlaps that of the endangered gray...

wovi_003_pvp
2012-06-14 07:34:25

Symbol: WOVI Group: Fern Family: Blechnaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N CAN    N Synonyms:   ANVI6 Anchistea virginica (L.) C. Presl Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:AL, AR, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, IL, IN, LA, MA, ME, MS, NC, NH, NJ, NY, OH, PA, RI, SC, TN, TX, VA, VT Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom...

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