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Ca,

symbol for the element calciumcalcium
[Lat.,=lime], metallic chemical element; symbol Ca; at. no. 20; at. wt. 40.078; m.p. about 839°C;; b.p. 1,484°C;; sp. gr. 1.55 at 20°C;; valence +2. Calcium is a malleable, ductile, silver-white, relatively soft metal with face-centered, cubic crystalline
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California State Information

Phone: (916) 657-9900
www.ca.gov


Area (sq mi):: 163695.57 (land 155959.34; water 7736.23) Population per square mile: 231.70
Population 2005: 36,132,147 State rank: 0 Population change: 2000-20005 6.70%; 1990-2000 13.80% Population 2000: 33,871,648 (White 46.70%; Black or African American 6.70%; Hispanic or Latino 32.40%; Asian 10.90%; Other 22.80%). Foreign born: 26.20%. Median age: 33.30
Income 2000: per capita $22,711; median household $47,493; Population below poverty level: 14.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $32,464-$33,415
Unemployment (2004): 6.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.30% Median travel time to work: 27.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 17.10%

List of California counties:

  • Alameda County
  • Alpine County
  • Amador County
  • Butte County
  • Calaveras County
  • Colusa County
  • Contra Costa County
  • Del Norte County
  • El Dorado County
  • Fresno County
  • Glenn County
  • Humboldt County
  • Imperial County
  • Inyo County
  • Kern County
  • Kings County
  • Lake County
  • Lassen County
  • Los Angeles County
  • Madera County
  • Marin County
  • Mariposa County
  • Mendocino County
  • Merced County
  • Modoc County
  • Mono County
  • Monterey County
  • Napa County
  • Nevada County
  • Orange County
  • Placer County
  • Plumas County
  • Riverside County
  • Sacramento County
  • San Benito County
  • San Bernardino County
  • San Diego County
  • San Francisco City & County
  • San Joaquin County
  • San Luis Obispo County
  • San Mateo County
  • Santa Barbara County
  • Santa Clara County
  • Santa Cruz County
  • Shasta County
  • Sierra County
  • Siskiyou County
  • Solano County
  • Sonoma County
  • Stanislaus County
  • Sutter County
  • Tehama County
  • Trinity County
  • Tulare County
  • Tuolumne County
  • Ventura County
  • Yolo County
  • Yuba County
  • Counties USA: A Directory of United States Counties, 3rd Edition. © 2006 by Omnigraphics, Inc.

    California Parks

    Parks Directory of the United States, 5th Edition. © 2007 by Omnigraphics, Inc.
    The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

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    (also, Song Ha), a river in the Democratic Republic of Viet-nam (DRV), originating in Laos. Length, approximately 500km. In its upper reaches, it cuts through spurs of the TruongSon, crosses a maritime plain, and then flows into the Gulf of BacBo (Tonkin) of the South China Sea. The water level is at itshighest during the summer. In its lower course, its waters areused for irrigation. The city of Vinh (DRV) is situated on theriver.

    The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.

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    The country code for Canada.
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    CA

    (1) (Certification Authority or Certificate Authority) An organization that issues digital certificates (digital IDs) and makes its public key widely available to its intended audience. See digital certificate and cryptography.

    (2) See CA Technologies.

    (3) (Continuous Availability) See fault tolerant.

    (4) (.CA) The country code for Canada. See country code.
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    "CA's Mainframe 2.0 initiative is helping automate operations that were previously performed by IT workers, helping us improve productivity and efficiency, and freeing-up IT staff to work on other projects," said Jim Dalton, of group IT technical services for Irish Life and Permanent, a provider of retail banking, insurance, and investment services in Ireland.
    To further help customers leverage their Mainframe assets, CA is running its second annual May Mainframe Madness event -- a free virtual conference that runs for the entire month of May, offering customers a tremendous amount of valuable information about Mainframe 2.0 and CA's mainframe solutions.
    CA's world-class solutions address all aspects of eBusiness management through industry-leading brands: Unicenter for infrastructure management, BrightStor for storage management, eTrust for security management, CleverPath for portal and business intelligence, AllFusion for application life cycle management, Advantage for data management and application development, and Jasmine for object-oriented database technology.
    "By combining I-Storm's expertise in e- commerce storefront development and operations with CA's unmatched prowess in eBusiness infrastructure services, we are now in a unique position to offer powerful click-and-mortar solutions for Fortune 1000 companies struggling with their online programs.
    CA will accept usage reports generated by IBM's reporting facility for use with CA's own Measured Workload Pricing program, which bases licensing costs on measured system usage -- rather than total potential hardware capacity -- enabling customers to more closely align IT spending with changing business requirements.
    CA's Backup and Recovery Solution for DB2 for OS/390 performs five to ten times faster than utilities from other vendors, providing CA customers with round-the-clock insurance of eBusiness availability.