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under the aegis of

Under the protection, sponsorship, or patronage of; under the supervision, control, or management of. This course will be offered under the aegis of the English Department. Although the program receives federal funding, it is run under the aegis of the state.
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under the aegis of someone

 and under the auspices of someone
Fig. under the sponsorship or protection of someone or some group; under the control or monitoring of someone or some group. The entire project fell under the aegis of Thomas. The entire program is under the auspices of Acme-Global Paper Co., Inc.
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under the aegis of

Also, under the auspices of. Protected or sponsored by, as in The fund drive for the new field is under the aegis of the Rotary Club, or He was admitted to the club under the auspices of Mr. Leonard. The first term comes from Greek myth, where the aegis was the protective shield of Zeus. Auspices originally meant "observations of birds made to obtain omens." It then came to be used for a sign or omen, and still later for a favorable influence. [Late 1700s]
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As the Aegis Combat System Engineering Agent, Lockheed Martin continues to develop new Aegis capabilities and find innovative ways to deploy them across the more than 100 ships in the U.
Navy and its allies, the Aegis Combat System is used globally by six navies.
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The Lockheed Martin-developed Aegis Weapon System is the world's premier naval defense system and the sea-based element of the United States' Ballistic Missile Defense System.
Currently, Aegis Weapon System capabilities are on 80 cruisers, destroyers and frigates on station around the world, with more than 25 under construction or planned.
AEGIS has built a reputation in the utility and related energy industries for consistently providing coverage and services in both hard and soft markets.
Oracle and Aegis will leverage their partnership to enhance product and service delivery to customers which can increase their "time to value" -- a constant challenge for manufacturers.
We are delighted about the appointment of Jeff Farmer as CEO of Aegis Semiconductor," said Bryson Hollimon, Managing General Partner of Technology Venture Partners and an Aegis board member.
Based on its Active Thin Films(TM) technology, Aegis is the first company to deliver low-cost wavelength-monitoring components and modules that are easily manufactured using proven methods from the semiconductor industry.
The ISO 9001 certification verifies that Aegis Semiconductor's quality management system meets the ISO 9001:2000 standard, emphasizing a commitment to customer satisfaction and to the measurement and continual improvement of business processes and quality systems.
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By opening Orthopedic Centers of Excellence within nursing homes, Aegis Acute Rehab is providing new options for treating joint replacements, fractures and other orthopedic injuries.
Aegis Analytical Corporation, a leading provider of software solutions and services for life sciences manufacturers, announced today that it became a member of IBM PartnerWorld to collaborate on customer solutions, beginning with an interactive demonstration at an IBM Business Consulting Services operations center in Europe.
eSpeed's adoption of our products validates the proposition that a quality order management system must have adequate testing tools," said Norm Friedman, Vice President, Aegis Software.