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Monday, September 15, 2014

  • Posted at 9:01 PM
    Startup Institute, an immersive career accelerator geared toward cultivating startup-savvy talent, today announced a partnership with Silicon Valley Bank and an investment by SVB* of $3 million in the company to support worldwide expansion of offices and programs. The partnership will help high-growth companies in the innovation sector find qualified candidates to scale their businesses. Startup Institute launched its first program in 2012 to help startups find employees who could help their companies grow. The founders, including Katie Rae, founder ... read more
  • Posted at 9:01 PM
    A new study from Harvard Business Review Analytic Services -- "The Digital Dividend - First Mover Advantage" -- demonstrates that early adoption of new technologies leads to better business outcomes. The study's results show that IT "Pioneers" - companies the study identified as believing strongly in the benefits of adopting new technologies and that pursue "first-mover advantage" -- are more likely to lead in both revenue growth and market position than their peers. Twenty percent of these companies experienced more than ... read more
  • Posted at 9:01 PM
    Vaxxas, a biotechnology company commercializing a novel vaccine delivery platform, today announced the initiation of a research project to evaluate Vaxxas' proprietary Nanopatch™ platform for delivery of polio vaccine. The Nanopatch induces robust immune system activation by targeting vaccine to the abundant immunological cells immediately below ... read more
  • Posted at 9:01 PM
    Tango Networks, a leading provider of Business Mobility Solutions to service providers, channel partners and enterprises, today announced it has reached a definitive agreement for BlackBerry to sell Tango Networks’ portfolio of Business Mobility Solutions to enterprise customers. The Tango ... read more
  • Big Chill Refreshes Operations With NetSuite OneWorld --- SAN MATEO, Calif. and MAKATI CITY, Philippines, Sept. 15, 2014
    Posted at 7:45 PM
    NetSuite Inc. (NYSE: N), the industry's leading provider of cloud-based financials / ERP and omnichannel commerce software suites, today announced that Big Chill Inc., a fast-growing food and beverage retailer with 60 shops in the greater Manila area, has deployed NetSuite OneWorld to support the company's growth and expansion plans. The retail chain is relying on NetSuite OneWorld to better manage its mission-critical business processes, including financials, inventory management, fixed asset management, order management, procure-to-pay and warehousing - all without ... read more
  • Coca-Cola Foundation Philippines Strengthens Social Impact With NetSuite.org --- SAN MATEO, Calif. and MAKATI CITY, Philippines, Sept. 15, 2014
    Posted at 7:30 PM
    NetSuite Inc. (NYSE: N), the industry's leading provider of cloud-based financials / ERP and omnichannel software suites, today announced that Coca-Cola Foundation Philippines, which since 1987 has helped improve access to education, clean water and economic opportunity to hundreds of thousands of Filipinos, has recently gone live on NetSuite after retiring its on-premise software for the greater functionality, efficiency and capacity for business growth available through NetSuite's integrated cloud business management software suite. Upgrading to NetSuite, Coca-Cola Foundation Philippines is ... read more
  • NetSuite Announces New Philippine VARs --- SAN MATEO, Calif. and MAKATI CITY, Philippines, Sept. 15, 2014
    Posted at 7:15 PM
    NetSuite Inc. (NYSE: N), the industry's leading provider of cloud-based financials / ERP and omnichannel commerce software suites, today announced that Kaisa Consulting and Questronix Corporation, two leading IT strategy and implementation consultancies in greater Manila, have joined the NetSuite Solution Provider program. The partnership with NetSuite allows these two partners, for the first time, to modernize their existing product portfolios including Oracle, SAP, Microsoft and IBM by adding NetSuite's cloud-based business management suite. With NetSuite, both Questronix Corporation and ... read more
  • Posted at 7:09 PM
    Parata Systems, a leading provider of pharmacy technology solutions to support coordinated care, better health outcomes and lower medical costs, announced today that it is exhibiting at HIMSS AsiaPac14 Digital Healthcare Week in Singapore. ... read more
  • Far Eastern University Enrolls NetSuite OneWorld For Financial Management --- SAN MATEO, Calif. and MAKATI CITY, Philippines, Sept. 15, 2014
    Posted at 7:00 PM
    NetSuite Inc. (NYSE: N), the industry's leading provider of cloud-based financials / ERP and omnichannel commerce software suites, today announced that Far Eastern University (FEU), with 28,000 students on campuses in Manila and Makati City, Philippines, has implemented NetSuite OneWorld to support its mission-critical financial processes, including accounting, inventory management, fixed assets and purchasing. By replacing an outdated on-premise application for general ledger and accounts payable and numerous excel sheets for reporting with NetSuite OneWorld, FEU (www.feu.edu.ph) is realizing the ... read more
  • Posted at 6:30 PM
    SanDisk Corporation (NASDAQ:SNDK), a global leader in flash storage solutions, today announced that its award-winning ULLtraDIMM™ Solid State Drive (SSD), has been selected by Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd for inclusion in its RH8100 V3 servers. Huawei ... read more
  • Posted at 6:03 PM
    Denali Advanced Integration, "Above the Rest", announced that it has been named to the CRN Fast Growth 150 list - a list of solution providers have demonstrated exceptional business finesse to thrive despite a turbulent IT economy. The Fast Growth 150 list recognizes the fastest growing solution providers based on gross revenue from calendar year 2011 to calendar year 2013. For that two year period, Denali's growth rate hit 32.5 %, an accomplishment achieved by investing in key industry ... read more
  • Posted at 5:30 PM
    GenomeDx Biosciences today announced data from two new studies presented at the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) Annual Meeting demonstrate the ability of its Decipher® Prostate Cancer Classifier, a genomic test capable of predicting aggressiveness of prostate cancer, to influence treatment decisions and improve patient outcomes for prostate cancer patients following surgery. These presentations follow a recently published study that demonstrates how Decipher test results can help physicians select the best course of treatment for a specific patient and ... read more
  • Posted at 5:30 PM
    St. Jude Medical, Inc. (NYSE:STJ), a global medical device company, today announced a new data analysis from the CHAMPION clinical trial that evaluated outcomes in a subgroup of patients with renal dysfunction (kidney failure). The CHAMPION trial looked at the safety and effectiveness of the CardioMEMS™ ... read more
  • Posted at 5:21 PM
    Global Science & Technology, Inc. (GST), a leading innovator of scientific products and services for satellite and weather systems, was awarded the government-wide One Acquisition Solution for Integrated Services (OASIS) from the General Services Administration (GSA) Federal Acquisition Service (FAS). GST was selected to provide the government best-value solutions for complex professional service requirements in the Small Business (SB) category in Pool 4. The OASIS SB award has an estimated multi-billion dollar value with an unlimited ceiling for the OASIS ... read more
  • Posted at 5:00 PM
    AUSTIN, TX -- (Marketwired) -- 09/15/14 -- Wi-Fi Alliance® has added to its broadly-adopted Wi-Fi Direct® certification program a set of services built on a platform of new usability mechanisms. The added optional features in the certification enhance the usefulness of the popular peer-to-peer technology for vendors and developers. Devices certified to support the new services can now "discover, connect and do" in a single step, and immediately implement interoperable services for several common tasks. Underlying the enhancements is a ... read more
  • Posted at 5:00 PM
    Exelis (NYSE: XLS) will highlight its expanding presence in the global aviation marketplace at ATC Global 2014 in Beijing, China, Sept. 17-19, 2014. Exelis has been a trusted provider of air traffic management technology, ... read more
  • Posted at 4:30 PM
    Semtech Corporation (Nasdaq: SMTC), a leading supplier of analog and mixed-signal semiconductors, today announced that 64GSPS ADC and DAC cores are available utilizing IBM’s 32nm SOI technology for integration in high performance Digital Microwave System on Chip (SoC) solutions. ... read more
  • Alere Responds To Letter From Former Executives --- WALTHAM, Mass., Sept. 15, 2014
    Posted at 4:28 PM
    Alere Inc. (NYSE: ALR) (the "Company" or "Alere"), a global leader in infectious disease, toxicology, cardiology and diabetes products and services, today confirmed that a group of former executives, led by former CEO Ron Zwanziger, filed a Schedule 13D with the Securities and Exchange Commission and subsequently sent a letter to Gregg J. Powers, Chairman of the Board, requesting one month of due diligence in an effort to secure financing to make a bona fide offer for the Company. See ... read more
  • Posted at 4:15 PM
    SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - September 15, 2014) - For patients with locally advanced pancreatic cancer, the combination of chemotherapy and stereotactic ablative radiation (SABR) may be a promising treatment option, ultimately allowing them to undergo surgery that may not otherwise be an option, according to research presented today at the American Society for Radiation Oncology's (ASTRO's) 56th Annual Meeting.Surgery is the only potentially curative therapy for individuals with pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma (PDA), the most ... read more
  • Posted at 4:12 PM
    Lance Speck, general manager of healthcare for Actian Corporation (“Actian”), the big data analytics platform company, and Charlie Schick, Atigeo’s director of healthcare analytics, will discuss ways healthcare organizations can improve population health and reduce readmissions risk with data analytics ... read more