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Síros,

city, Greece: see ErmoupolisErmoupolis,
 Hermoupolis
, or Síros
, city (1991 pop. 13,030), capital of Cyclades prefecture, SE Greece, on the east coast of Síros island. It is the chief city of the Cyclades and a major Aegean port and commercial center.
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Síros

(sē`rôs) or

Syros

(sī`rŏs), island (1991 pop. 19,870), 33 sq mi (85 sq km), SE Greece, in the Aegean Sea, one of the Cyclades. ErmoupolisErmoupolis,
 Hermoupolis
, or Síros
, city (1991 pop. 13,030), capital of Cyclades prefecture, SE Greece, on the east coast of Síros island. It is the chief city of the Cyclades and a major Aegean port and commercial center.
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, or Síros, is the island's main town and port. Síros is the richest and most populous of the Cyclades. During the Greek War of Independence (1821–29) the island remained neutral, and many Greeks took refuge on it. By the mid-19th cent. the island had considerable commercial importance. It is also known as Syra.
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Siros yields are already well above the average for most middle sized farms.
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Siros has developed a new high-power VCSEL-based component that can be reliably produced in volume at a fraction of the cost of other solutions and will offer it in an industry standard package for rapid integration.
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Timothy Gallagher, Executive Vice President of Technology for Siros.
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Siros Networks Corporation, a new Seattle-based technology company, today announced it closed on $9,950,000 of initial equity investment from a group of investors, including Optical Capital Group, Kinetic Ventures and Access Venture Partners.