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  Cerberus - Lostpedia
Cuse said that Cerberus was one of the Monster's names, and Lindelof confirmed that both Radzinsky and Kelvin referred to the Monster as Cerberus, and suggested that Cerberus "might have just been the DHARMA Initiative's name" for the Monster.
Cerberus was the child of Typhon and Echidna.
Cerberus is also the common name for dog-faced water snakes, a genus of water snakes in the Colubridae family.
www.lostpedia.com /wiki/Cerberus   (562 words)

 HMVS Cerberus - Home Page.
Cerberus was the first, and is the only remaining example, of a Monitor having a central superstructure.
The design for the Cerberus was the first in the world to incorporate the combination of a central superstructure with fore and aft gun turrets.
Cerberus is the oldest as well as the only surviving warship, to have served in the Royal Australian Navy.
www.cerberus.com.au   (1339 words)

Cerberus permitted new spirits to enter the realm of dead, but allowed none of them to leave.
Only a few ever managed to sneak past the creature, among which Orpheus, who lulled it to sleep by playing his lyre, and Heracles, who brought it to the land of the living for a while (being the last of his Twelve Labors).
In Roman mythology, the Trojan prince Aeneas and Psyche were able to pacify it with honey cake.
www.pantheon.org /articles/c/cerberus.html   (154 words)

 Mythography | The Greek Creature Cerberus in Myth and Art
Cerberus was the guardian of the Greek Underworld, and a faithful servant of Hades (the god who ruled that gloomy realm).
According to legend, Cerberus was the result of the union of Echidna and Typhon, two beings that are best described as somewhat monstrous themselves.
Another tale depicts the poet and singer Orpheus charming Cerberus by the power of his song, which emphasizes Orpheus's magical gifts of enchantment (indeed, Cerberus was notorious for not allowing mortals who were still alive to enter the Underworld, with the exception of a handful of mythological characters).
www.loggia.com /myth/cerberus.html   (368 words)

 Hercules' Twelfth Labor: Cerberus
Cerberus was a vicious beast that guarded the entrance to Hades and kept the living from entering the world of the dead.
According to Apollodorus, Cerberus was a strange mixture of creatures: he had three heads of wild dogs, a dragon or serpent for a tail, and heads of snakes all over his back.
Cerberus' parents were the monster Echinda (half-woman, half-serpent) and Typhon (a fire-breathing giant covered with dragons and serpents).
www.perseus.tufts.edu /Herakles/cerberus.html   (699 words)

 Cerberus FTP Server
Designed to use very little CPU and memory, Cerberus features a user-friendly interface that can be easily hidden or accessed from the system tray.
If you are a company, and do not fall under the "personal use" or "not-for-profit charitable organization" license, you may purchase Cerberus FTP Server from the purchase page.
Companies are permitted to install and use Cerberus FTP Server for a 30 day trial period before purchasing a license.
www.cerberusftp.com   (305 words)

 Cerberus Helpdesk .::. by WebGroup Media, LLC -- Helpdesk, Email Management, Trouble Ticket System, Customer ...
Since setting up with Cerberus Support Center 4.0 we have improved our customer relationships and solidified the fact that we believe service is everything for our customers.
Cerberus Helpdesk 4.0 (Cerb4) is a group-based webmail project that has been evolving since January 2002.
As the project has grown, we've had an interesting arms-race between Cerberus Helpdesk and the ever-increasing number of people who write in to talk to us about it.
www.cerberusweb.com   (809 words)

 Cerberus FTP Server
Designed to use very little CPU and memory, Cerberus features a user-friendly interface that can be easily hidden or accessed from the system tray.
The server is able to listen for connections on multiple interfaces (Multi-homed PCs), integrate with the Windows NT user database or Active Directory, run as an NT service, resume failed transfers, and offers an easy-to-use manager for controlling user access to files and file operations.
Companies are permitted to install and use Cerberus FTP Server for a 30 day trial period before purchasing.
rd.business.com /index.asp?epm=s.1&bdcq=Cerberus&bdcr=1&bdcu=http://www.cerberusftp.com/&bdct=20071202191257&bdcp=&partner=2662601&bdcs=nwuuid-2662601-77821464-9C67-BC7C-6AD8-84D8E733E115-ym   (295 words)

  Cerberus: Mythical Creatures of Legend and Folklore, Myth Beast, Mythology Legends
Cerberus was said to be the offspring of two monsters, Typhon (fire breathing serpent) and Echidna (commonly portrayed as an odd and unsettling juxtaposition of beautiful woman and deadly serpent also mother of the Sphinx and other motley assortment of monsters).
Cerberus was the watchdog of the Greek underworld and faithful servant to Hades.
One of Hercules' 12 labors was to fetch Cerberus from the underworld.
www.mythicalrealm.com /creatures/cerberus.html   (728 words)

 Cerbslair.com - the Lair of Cerberus!
Cerberus, in Greek mythology, a three-headed, dragon-tailed dog that guarded the entrance to the lower world, otherwise known as Hades.
Cerberus' barbed and poisonous tail whipped the air but, unable to pierce the lion pelt, the monster soon choked and yielded.
He is escorted by the Bybil of Cumae, and upon encountering 'huge Cerberus barking from his triple jaws, stretched at his enormous length in a den that fronts the gate,' she throws him a cake seasoned with honey and poppy seeds.
www.cerbslair.com /content/cerberus.html   (856 words)

 Myths about HMVS Cerberus
During exercises in 1872 Cerberus fired 114 shots near Williamstown (100 with 30 lb, of powder, and 14 with 40 lb.) If any complaints were made this surely would have been the time and yet they do not appear in the newspapers of the day.
Cerberus cannot take the credit for this but it would have been irresponsible not to take precautions in case the two world powers did come to blows a second time.
Cerberus is said (at one stage by myself) to have steamed to and from Westernport Bay during 1921.
www.cerberus.com.au /myths.html   (2131 words)

It is generally thought that Cerberus was born to Echidne, a half-woman, half-serpent, and Typhon, the most fierce of all creatures.
Cerberus’ Egyptian correspondent is Anubis, the dog who guarded the tombs and conducted the souls to the underworld.
As Cerberus vehemently resisted Heracles, barking furiously, his saliva dripped on the ground, giving birth to a poisonous plant called aconite; thus named because it flourishes on bare rocks.
www.monstrous.com /monsters/cerberus.htm   (364 words)

 Cerberus wideband sonar protecting ships and naval assets from attack   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The QinetiQ Cerberus system is an effective, rapid response to the problem of protecting a harbour, ship or vulnerable asset from the threat of attack,on or beneath the surface, by terrorists, insurgents or hostile forces.
Cerberus uses our underpinning wideband sonar technologies to detect intrusion by swimmers using snorkel, scuba or re-breather as well as swimmer delivery vehicles and provides the early detection, classification, tracking and warning of threat targets over a 1.6 km protection circle.
Cerberus is capable of tracking an extended number of targets ensuring maximum flexibility from a system that never loses focus.
www.qinetiq.com /home/security/transport_security/port_harbour_and_maritime_security/protecting_ports_harbours_and_ships.html   (454 words)

In Greek mythology, Cerberus or Cerberos (Greek Œö·œÅŒŠŒµœÅŒøœÇ, Kerberos, demon of the pit), was the hound of Hades‚Äîa monstrous three-headed dog (sometimes said to have 50 or 100 heads) with a snake for a tail and innumerable snake heads on his back.
In Monolith's Blood, Cerberus was the third act's boss, most likely this is an allusion to Divine Comedy, in which Cerberus resides in the third layer of Hell.
Cerberus is a Heavy Assault Ship of the Caldari Faction in the EVE Online MMORPG, and is currently disliked by certain members of the EVE Community who argue that it is comparatively underpowered and doesn't perform well in Player vs Player combat.
www.sfcrowsnest.com /scifinder/a/Cerberus.php   (1395 words)

 Chrysler bidder has 'fierce' reputation - USATODAY.com   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Cerberus has a website, but — for a firm with offices in 10 cities around the globe and whose companies generate more than $60 billion in annual revenues — there is little information on it.
Cerberus, like other private equity firms, makes money by buying companies it believes are undervalued, improving their operations in the span of a few years and then selling the company for a profit.
And, of course, Cerberus is reported to be among the parties that are serious about investing in DaimlerChrysler AG's Auburn Hills-based Chrysler Group, whose annual revenue — at $62.2 billion — is nearly the same as the revenue of Cerberus' entire current portfolio.
www.usatoday.com /money/autos/2007-04-14-cerberus_N.htm   (1196 words)

 Cerberus - Demons, Demonology, and Evil in Europe
Cerberus was the three-headed watchdog with a serpent body that guarded the entrance to Hades in Greek/Roman mythology.
Hercules encountered Cerberus near the gates of Acheron, one of the five rivers of the Underworld.
Dante wrote in the Inferno (1307-1308 CE) that Cerberus tormented the souls of the Third Circle of Hell, where the gluttonous reside.
www.deliriumsrealm.com /delirium/mythology/cerberus.asp   (0 words)

 Cerberus: Home
Cerberus or Kerberos (Kerberos, demon of the pit), was the hound of Hades-a monstrous three-headed dog with a snake for a tail and innumerable snake heads on his back.
Cerberus is distributed via RubyGems, so it is very easy to install and update to the latest available version.
Cerberus is a lightweight solution: most of the time Ruby process will not even run.
cerberus.rubyforge.org   (488 words)

 Cerberus - Home page
We hold ourselves and all of our portfolio companies and management teams to the highest ethical standards and business practices.
Cerberus believes that strong corporate governance is the cornerstone of our business.
© 2007 Cerberus Capital Management, L.P. All rights reserved.
www.cerberuscapital.com   (81 words)

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