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contrail

[′kän‚trāl]
(meteorology)
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Shulski and her colleagues have used their observations to develop a mathematical model for predicting whether or not contrails will form behind an aircraft.
By integrating Affirmed Networks CUPS with Junipers Contrail Provider Cloud and Netronomes SmartNICs, were evolving our solutions to enable service providers to truly realize a distributed mobile cloud capable of faster service creation and time to revenue for the next generation of services and applications.
Contrail TestBot, an application that's part of the firm's broad effort to help network operators embrace a DevOps approach for Continuous Integration/Continuous Deployment, automates the continuous auditing of design, provisioning, and deployment changes in the network.
9 percent water vapor amounts to about five pounds of water per second poured into a contrail by a widebody aircraft.
During flight tests in 2013 and 2014 near NASA's Armstrong Flight Research Center in Edwards, California, data was collected on the effects of alternative fuels on engine performance, emissions and aircraft-generated contrails at altitudes flown by commercial airliners.
In spring 2014, HALO performed 16 flights above Europe with a focus on anthropogenic contrail cirrus and midlatitude cirrus induced by frontal systems including warm conveyor belts and other dynamical regimes (jet streams, mountain waves, and convection).
STC's new Contrail Networking-based service platform reduces time-to-market
With cloud services powered by Contrail Networking, STC now has a scalable, flexible resource to sell to subscribers and customers on-demand as their IT requirements evolve and change.
The theory first gained popularity in 1996 when the US Air Force was accused of spraying the population with mysterious substances from aircraft generating unusual contrail patterns.
This article presents a contrail model algorithm specifically developed to be integrated within a multi-objective flight trajectory optimization software framework.
WORLDWIDE COMPUTER PRODUCTS NEWS-October 6, 2015-Juniper Networks' Contrail Networking selected by AT&T