(al-beer -ee-oh) (β Cyg) A beautiful double star, the second brightest star in the constellation Cygnus. The primary is an orange giant with a deep blue companion 35″ away. mv : 3.1 (A), 5.1 (B); spectral type: K5 II (A), B8 V (B).
Permabit Technology Corporation, the leader in the development and delivery of OEM embedded Data Optimized Storage, today announced they have been awarded four new patents and looks back at a year of innovation and further development of their High Performance Data Optimization Software, Albireo.
Particularly fine scans across the Great Rift are from the scintillating star clouds around Albireo, at the foot of the Northern Cross, toward the tip of Sagitta, and from the luminous Milky Way glow near Altair and Gamma ([gamma]) Aquilae toward the star pair of Epsilon ([epsilon]) and Zeta ([zeta]) Aquilae.