Definitions for "Hydra "
A kind of animal that the ancients catalogued under many heads.
A serpent or monster in the lake or marsh of Lerna, in the Peloponnesus, represented as having many heads, one of which, when cut off, was immediately succeeded by two others, unless the wound was cauterized. It was slain by Hercules. Hence, a terrible monster.
A southern constellation of great length lying southerly from Cancer, Leo, and Virgo.
Any small fresh-water hydroid of the genus Hydra, usually found attached to sticks, stones, etc., by a basal sucker.
a freshwater hydrozoan resembling a tiny sea anemone, an aquarium pest that is sometimes a problem in breeding because it preys on fry.
small tubular solitary freshwater hydrozoan polyp
Hence: A multifarious evil, or an evil having many sources; not to be overcome by a single effort.
trouble that cannot be overcome by a single effort because of its many aspects or its persistent and pervasive quality; "we may be facing a hydra that defies any easy solution"
Keywords:  chrilly, dhabi, lutz, ulf, donninger
Hydra is a chess machine, designed by a team with Dr. Christian "Chrilly" Donninger, Ulf Lorenz, GM Christopher Lutz and Muhammad Nasir Ali. Hydra is under the patronage of the PAL Group and Sheikh Tahnoon Bin Zayed Al Nahyan of Abu Dhabi.
Hydra is the outer-most natural satellite of Pluto. It was discovered along with Nix in June, 2005 by the Hubble Space Telescope's Pluto Companion Search Team, which is composed of Hal A. Weaver, Alan Stern, Max J.
Keywords:  mythological
a mythological
Keywords:  graguate, hcp, octopus, research, staff
an EU Future and Emergent Technology research project
is a High Performance Computer (HCP). If you are a staff member, post-graguate or external student who is doing research in any field, and need access to fast computing - especially involving floating point intensive calculations, then Hydra and Octopus are the machines for you.. To apply for an account on hydra please click here
Hydra project provides a client/server plataform to assist configuration of Unixes and Unix-Like systems. It is developed in C and uses GTK+ as its frontend.
Keywords:  royce, cfd, conjunction, suite, rolls
a suite of CFD programs being developed in conjunction with Rolls-Royce
a fictional terrorist organization in the Marvel Universe
Keywords:  thc, gnu, hacker, ease, illegal
Hydra is a software project developed by "The Hacker's Choice" (THC) that uses a dictionary attack to test for weak or simple passwords on one or many remote hosts running a variety of different services. It was designed as a proof-of-concept utility to demonstrate the ease of cracking poorly chosen passwords. It is licensed under version 2.0 of the GNU General Public License with the additional terms that the software may not be used for illegal purposes, and any commercial service or program that uses Hydra must give credit to THC.
Keywords:  toto, album, band, rock, released
Hydra is the second full-length album released in 1979 by American rock band Toto.
Hydra: a planet with an advanced civilization that is visiting Earth. This civilization is skilled in the areas of agriculture, archaeology, and creating with their hands from the substances of the Earth. These beings are the sensitives and artists of the galaxy.
a worldwide subversive organization dedicated to global domination
a program package intended to design and model of the water distribution systems operating within the AutoCAD
Keywords:  jar, roman, greek, ancient, horizontal
A large ancient Greek and Roman jar with three handles (horizontal ones at both sides and one vertical at the back), used for storing water.
Hydra is a high performance multi-threaded HTTP server. Unlike traditional multi-threaded Web servers, it uses a constant, configurable pool of threads, and each thread can handle several connections by multiplexing the connections. This is even better than non-blocking servers, since Hydra will use every available CPU in a multi-CPU system.