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(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) Brit a system used to assess applicants' eligibility for local authority housing, based on (points awarded for) such factors as the length of time the applicant has lived in the area, how many children are in the family, etc
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Coyote Point Systems, has announced its support for the exploding blade server market by making its award-winning Equalizer(TM) technology available for license to blade server vendors.
Coyote Point Systems can be found on the World Wide Web at http://www.
4 PCI device support, 2) independence from any particular embedded distribution of Linux, and 3) an equivalent commitment to PICMG specification compliance, forward-looking architecture and thoroughly validated quality," said Mark Overgaard, president of Pigeon Point Systems.
Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU) selected CSC (NYSE: CSC) and Knight Point Systems to receive the 2012 DHS Mentor-Protege Team of the Year award.
CSC (NYSE: CSC) announced today that Knight Point Systems won CSC's Department of Homeland Security and Law Enforcement Division, Subcontractor of the Year award for operational and business development excellence.
March 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Pigeon Point Systems (PPS), an Actel company (Nasdaq: ACTL), today announced a new Module Management Controller (MMC) Board Management Reference (BMR) Starter Kit based on Actel's SmartFusion(TM) intelligent mixed signal FPGAs.
Future Point Systems, a pioneering market leader in Visual Information System (VIS) solutions, today announced the general availability of Starlight VIS[TM] 4.
July 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Pigeon Point Systems (PPS), an Actel company, today announced board management reference (BMR) starter kit updates providing ground-breaking TCA management controller solutions, including the first with support for advanced in-shelf network attachment via the Network Controller Sideband Interface (NC-SI) standard.
Future Point Systems, a pioneering market leader in Visual Information System (VIS) solutions, today announced that Mike Metscher, an experienced industry veteran in the world of analytic software solutions, has been appointed Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Future Point Systems.
May 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Pigeon Point Systems (PPS), an Actel company, announced a new Module Management Controller (MMC) Board Management Reference (BMR) Starter Kit based on the Renesas H8S/2472 microcontroller.