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CA-RAMIS

A fourth-generation retrieval language for IBM mainframes and PCs from CA Technologies. Originally developed by Mathematica, RAMIS was later acquired by Martin Marietta Data Systems, On-Line Software, then CA in 1991. The earliest version of RAMIS was one of the first database packages with a non-procedural language for IBM mainframes.
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At the suggestion of the FP and the VP, the Federal Council voted today to nominate the lawyer Michael Rami for the post.
Ramis lends an understated, classical elegance to the film's visual style, favouring long takes that allow Murray to play out his trademark comic improvisations.
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Ramis got his start with the Chicago-based improvisational comedy theater, along with future co-stars Dan Aykroyd, John Belushi and Murray.
Ramis' death perturbed his colleagues from "Ghostbusters," the movie which put him into vivid limelight for the first time in his career.
Family Guy creator Seth MacFarlane tweeted: "Harold Ramis was a brilliant, shining example for every comedy writer hoping to achieve excellence in the field.
As a child, I remember there was something faintly taboo about Ramis' first two directorial features, "Caddy-shack" (1980) and "National Lampoon's Vacation" (1983), both of which I'm sure I first saw on commercial television, minus many of their more explosively funny, R-rated bits.
Several of Ramis' friends, including former costar Bill Murray, had visited him recently.
Ramis was cited as an inspiration by a new generation of comedians and directors such as Adam Sandler and Judd Apatow, who cast him as Seth Rogan's father in the 2007 hit "Knocked Up."
Wigan boss Uwe Rossler con-firmed two clubs had met the asking price for Ramis, saying: "One of them is Cardiff."
Pulis was also hoping to sign Ramis before next week's transfer window closes, but it is understood the Bluebirds have offered a better wage package.
Spanish centre-half Ramis has recovered from a cruciate ligament injury he suffered in January, and boss Owen Coyle is poised to pick him.