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ENVOY, international law. In diplomatic language, an envoy is a minister of the second rank, on whom his sovereign or government has conferred a degree of dignity and respectability, which, without being on a level with an ambassador, immediately follows, and among ministers, yields the preeminence to him alone.
     2. Envoys are either ordinary or extraordinary; by custom the latter is held in greater consideration. Vattel, liv. 4, c. 6, Sec. 72.

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Envoy provides messaging and application connectivity solutions for key business initiatives that involve integration of business processes within and across enterprises.
Perfect for small- to medium-sized businesses and ISPs, the Envoy features a low price, an easy-to-use interface, and many of the advanced features of the more expensive routers on the market.
AUSTIN, Texas -- Uplogix, the leading provider of enterprise edge management solutions, today announced the general availability of Envoy version 2.
With this new device support, Envoy extends its revolutionary intelligent out-of-band architecture to customers with satellite-based networks ensuring they have a secure, reliable means of accessing, monitoring and controlling these devices, as well as an alternate, out-of-band path to immediately re-establish communications when network service is disrupted.
AUSTIN, Texas -- Uplogix, the leading provider of automated network support solutions, today announced that Prairie View A&M University, the second oldest public college in Texas, has reduced its network support costs by nearly 60 percent using the Envoy network management appliance from Uplogix.
The Envoy-CE2 and Envoy-CE4 have proven themselves in dozens of OEM products since their introduction in March 2004," said Brian Stroehlein, product marketing manager for TranSwitch's Envoy family.
NEW DELHI -- Pakistan's envoy positioned in India continue to be harassed as another incident surfaced on Tuesday when a car carrying a diplomat was intercepted in Indian capital.
Satyendra Pathak Doha Sri Lanka is aiming to double the number of its workforce in Qatar, the country's top envoy has said.
Antonio, special envoy to the United States, with a term from January 1 to December 31, 2018 and businessmen Miguel Ayala, special envoy to Australia.
In July 2016, former president Fidel Ramos accepted the post as special envoy to China in the wake of the Philippines' historic victory in the United Nations-backed arbitral tribunal in The Hague, which invalidated China's claims to almost all of the resource-rich South China Sea.
As an official Envoy cadet partner, CAE will hire Envoy cadets as Certified Flight Instructors to provide training at CAE's academy in Phoenix, Arizona.