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migration

the movement of people into (immigration) and out of (emigration) a country that serves to increase or decrease the country's POPULATION and labour force. For example, immigration was an important factor in the early colonization of Australia and New Zealand, and the USA and Canada.
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PC migration, file transfer, synchronisation and remote access solutions provider Laplink Software Inc announced on Monday the release of PC Lock data encryption software with cloud management and high security encryption.
He declined to offer a timetable but Madden expects VMware to be targeting June next year.<p>But planning for PC deployments can take years, meaning that VMware could be too late for some enterprises that have already started their planning.<p>"You want to get in real early so you can be part of any PC migration project," Wolf said.<p>Madden somewhat disagreed.
CA and HP have recently moved closer to LANDesk's territory through the acquisitions of PC migration specialist Miramar Systems Inc and desktop and server deployment management specialist Novadigm Inc respectively.