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2013-05-07 12:34:28

WAYNE, Pa., May 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Deacom, Inc., producer of an ERP software solution for process manufacturers, announced today that Cloverdale Foods Company, a food manufacturer of high quality processed meats, has licensed the DEACOM Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system to streamline their manufacturing operations. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120920/MM78589LOGO) With an aggressive plan for growth in mind, Cloverdale recognized they would need a new ERP system in...

2013-05-01 12:28:35

Turnkey serialization solution delivers compliance with global mandates and reduces chargebacks and counterfeiting MARLTON, N.J., May 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Acsis Inc., the market leader for Enterprise Serialization solutions, today announced 'Serialization in a Box,' a complete turnkey solution that identifies, applies and captures the data needed for compliance with California's upcoming 2015 e-pedigree mandate. Acsis combines its industry-leading serialization software with...

New Android App Gathers Light Pollution Data For Scientists
2013-04-29 18:58:49

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Researchers have developed an app for smartphones powered by Google's Android operating system capable of measuring night sky brightness. The new application, called "Loss of the Night," will gather data so scientists can better understand light pollution on a worldwide scale. "In natural areas you can see several thousand stars with the naked eye" says Dr. Christopher Kyba, physicist at the Freie Universität....

2013-04-25 04:20:10

'S-HERTOGENBOSCH, Netherlands, April 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Quintiq, a global leader in supply chain planning and optimization (SCP&O), today announced that Tribotecc GmbH, has chosen Quintiq's platform for demand and procurement planning and production scheduling. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130328/606756 ) A subsidiary of Rockwood Holdings, Tribotecc is the world's leading supplier of friction stabilizers based on metal sulfides. The...

2013-04-11 04:20:57

BERLIN, April 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading forestry company deploys Sage ERP X3 to drive efficiency and increase business insight across multiple territories Company named as Sage ERP X3's 4,000(th) customer at Global Convention Norwegian energy company, Green Resources, has today announced that it has selected Sage ERP X3, a leading global mid-market Enterprise Resource Planning solution,  to streamline and simplify its business processes as it continues to accelerate...

2013-03-27 23:01:12

Today, e2b enterprise, a division of e2b teknologies announced that a global mining equipment company, Getman Corporation, recently selected e2b enterprise and Epicor 9 ERP to replace the company´s ERP business application. Chardon, Ohio (PRWEB) March 27, 2013 Today, e2b enterprise, a division of e2b teknologies announced that a global mining equipment company, Getman Corporation, recently selected e2b enterprise and Epicor 9 ERP to replace the company´s ERP business application....

Light Pollution Sparks Early Sexual Maturity For City Birds
2013-02-14 08:09:41

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online The light that emanates from cities may be causing birds to mate earlier. That's according to a study conducted by Max Planck Institute for Ornithology in Radolfzell, Germany. The study found that nighttime light in urban areas causes birds and other animals to develop their reproductive systems earlier. In the study researchers at the Max Planck Institute studied European blackbirds (Turdus merula), to see how they develop in...

2012-12-20 08:21:22

BARNSLEY, England, Dec. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- MAM Software Group, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: MAMS) and its subsidiary, MAM Software Ltd., has announced that Motor World, the UK's largest independent car parts and accessories retailer, has selected MAM Autopart to manage its 100 store operation. The company has begun deploying the business management solution across its shops, in what will be one of MAM Software's fastest ever rollouts. (Photo:...

2012-12-19 08:27:37

MILPITAS, Calif., Dec. 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Gigamon(®), a leading provider of Traffic Visibility Fabric(TM) solutions, today announced changes to the Company's executive leadership team, naming Paul Hooper as the Company's new Chief Executive Officer. Previously the Company's Vice President of Marketing and Product Management, Mr. Hooper will replace co-founder Ted Ho who is stepping down as the Company's Chief Executive Officer. "Ted, along with the co-founders, have created a new...

Lower Air Pollution Linked To Higher Mortality
2012-12-04 10:38:42

Connie K. Ho for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online A new study from the Harvard School of Public Health found that a decrease in the air pollution levels is linked to improved life expectancy in the United States. The researchers discovered the connection in 545 different counties between 2000 and 2007. They believe that it is the biggest study of its kind to date, and could eventually impact general public health in the U.S. The findings were recently published...


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Surface Map Weather Feature
2012-07-23 11:15:04

The above map identifies the visibility throughout the United States. We as meteorologist use surface visibility charts to help identify where certain features are possibly at. If we look at the red circle near San Diego we can see that it says ¼ visibility meaning that they are experiencing Fog at their weather station, which can lead to many problems from traffic on the roads and also the shipping lanes of the ocean. The second is the 3 and 7 in Central Nebraska. Here we are looking...

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2009-07-06 17:01:44

Arctic haze is a phenomenon that occurs in the atmosphere at high latitudes in the Arctic due to air pollution. What distinguishes Arctic haze from haze found elsewhere, is the ability of its chemical ingredients to endure in the atmosphere for a longer period of time compared to other pollutants. Due to limited snowfall, rain, or turbulent air to displace pollutants from the polar air in the spring, Arctic haze can continue for more than a month in the northern atmosphere. Arctic haze was...

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2009-07-06 16:44:13

Haze is a type of atmospheric phenomenon where dust, smoke and dry particles in the air obscure the sky's clarity. Haze is created through various activities including farming, traffic pollution,and even wildfires. The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) categorizes the obscuration of the Earth's atmosphere by a list of different types of atmospheric phenomena. One of these is haze. The other classifications are: fog, ice fog, steam fog, mist, smoke, volcanic ash, dust, sand, and snow....

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2009-07-06 16:36:49

Mist is a phenomenon that consists of small droplets of water suspended in air. Mist occurs as part of a natural weather event or from volcanic activity. Mist is most common in cold air above warm water. Mist also occurs when air is exhaled in cold temperatures or when steam is formed in a sauna. Aerosol cans can create artificial mist if the humidity levels are just right. The one difference between mist and fog is visibility. If visibility is less than 0.62 miles (1 kilometer), the...

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