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Wednesday, May 6, 2015

  • Posted at 5:00 AM
    EL DORADO HILLS, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/06/15 -- EEMBC®, the Embedded Microprocessor Benchmark Consortium setting the industry standard for valuable application-specific benchmarks, today announced its focus on a benchmark to ensure optimum efficiency of edge nodes (end points) on the Internet of Things (IoT). This new benchmark, currently in development within EEMBC's IoT working group, aims to provide a standardized, industry-created and -endorsed method to provide application developers with accurate, reliable information that allows them to quickly and ... read more
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    NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 05/06/15 -- Phablets -- smartphones with a screen size of 5.5" and over -- represented 21% of all US smartphone sales in Q1 2015, nearly quadrupling their 6% share from the first quarter of 2014, according to the latest Kantar Worldpanel ComTech market share data. Apple iPhone 6 Plus took 44% of this segment. Screen size was cited as the main reason for buying a particular phone by both iOS and Android buyers ... read more
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    MENLO PARK, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/06/15 -- ClearStory Data, the company bringing business-oriented Data Intelligence to everyone, today announced it has further integrated its Apache Spark-based business user application and data harmonization engine with CDH, the latest version of Cloudera's industry-leading Hadoop distribution platform. With this integration, ClearStory Data brings its Spark-based data processing capabilities to CDH customers as a native, integrated data source. ClearStory Data is a certified technology partner of Cloudera, the leader in enterprise analytic ... read more
  • Posted at 5:00 AM
    SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/06/15 -- Infinera Corporation, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced that it will participate in the following webcasted investment community event: Jefferies 2015 Global Technology, Media and Telecom Conference - Miami, FL Date: Wednesday, May 13, 2015 Presentation: 11:30am PDT / 2:30pm EDT Speakers: Tom Fallon, Chief Executive Officer and Brad Feller, Chief Financial Officer Webcast: www.infinera.com, click on Company-Investor Relations About Infinera Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN) provides Intelligent Transport Networks for network operators, enabling reliable, easy to operate, high-capacity optical networks. ... read more
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    DURHAM, NC -- (Marketwired) -- 05/06/15 -- Ansible, Inc., the leading provider of simple, agentless IT automation tools for the enterprise, today announced it has appointed Tim Cramer as its new Vice President of Engineering. Cramer, a proven technology leader, will bring his experience building large-scale solutions to extend Ansible's commercial offerings to the Global 2000. Cramer joins Ansible from HP where he was responsible for the overall delivery of Helion Eucalyptus Cloud, managing global teams of engineering, support and ... read more
  • Posted at 5:00 AM
    SAN JOSE, CA--(Marketwired - May 06, 2015) - Automation Anywhere, a pacesetting provider of automation software capable of automating virtually anything will be giving the software provider perspective for the Rev America 2015 panel discussion "What is RPA and Why It's Great for Onshore Delivery," happening today. "With RPA software, onshore providers have an opportunity to grow revenue and provide services in a new way here in the U.S.; they just need to know ... read more
  • Posted at 4:56 AM
    Intellicheck Mobilisa, Inc. (NYSE MKT:IDN), a leader in identity verification and validation systems, today announced its financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2015. Revenue for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015 was $987,000, ... read more
  • Posted at 4:55 AM
    Oclaro, Inc. (NASDAQ: OCLR), a leading provider and innovator of optical communications solutions, today announced it has signed a sales representative agreement with SJ Associates, Inc., one of the largest groups of technical electronic component sales representatives in the North Eastern United States. The relationship will enable Oclaro to bring its entire portfolio of high-performance optical transceiver solutions for 10G, 25G, 40G, and 100G applications to an important geographic region with a broad range of telecom, enterprise and data center ... read more
  • Posted at 4:54 AM
    While cleaning up your diet may seem like an overwhelming process, food blogger Danielle Walker's recipes on her blog show how easy it can be to create fresh recipes to satisfy every palate. For her newest recipes, she has partnered with California Almonds to create a collection of dairy- and gluten-free meals and snacks that anyone can make, from novice home cooks to experts in the kitchen. https://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20150505/214124 The recipe collection, which can be found at Almonds.com/DanielleWalker, features dishes for an entire ... read more
  • Posted at 4:42 AM
    Reveille Software today announced enhanced interoperability between its enterprise content management application management solutions and EMC® Captiva®, Documentum®, InfoArchive™ and Document Sciences® xPression platforms, as part of their participation in the EMC Business Partner Program for Technology Connect Partners. ... read more
  • Posted at 4:40 AM
    According to a recent survey, 96% of executives failed to tell the difference between a real email and a phishing email 100% of the time* (source: McAfee Phishing Quiz, Intel Security). This is among the key findings featured in Harpooning Executives: How Phishing Evolved into the C-Suite, a joint eBook written by Intermedia and Intel Security. Released today, this eBook highlights how phishing has evolved into "whaling" and why executives are optimal targets. https://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20150505/214131-INFO Phishing and spear phishing have become increasingly popular ... read more
  • Posted at 4:36 AM
    A few days shy of World Fair Trade Day (May 9), Wholesome!(TM) announced that, to date, it has paid more than $10 million in Fair Trade premiums to its farming cooperatives and partners. In celebration, the company released a five minute, documentary-style video that puts a real face and story behind Fair Trade, organic farming. Filmed by Emmy-nominated and Sundance Award-winning filmmakers, this heartfelt video tells the story of a Wholesome! sugarcane farmer whose life and community have greatly benefited ... read more
  • Posted at 4:35 AM
    The Miller Group, (“MILLER”), comprised of affiliated companies Miller Capital Corporation, Miller Investments, Inc., and Miller Management Corporation, which provides venture capital, private equity, management consulting and advisory services, has implemented email data protection from Zix ... read more
  • Posted at 4:15 AM
    Just within the past couple of years, the biometrics market has become firmly established as advances in technology and improved mobile devices enable use cases that were previously thought impossible, or in some cases never imagined. According to a new report from Tractica, biometrics use cases ... read more
  • Posted at 4:03 AM
    Accenture (NYSE: ACN) Duck Creek completed a new software delivery initiative with three members of its Delivery Partner Program. The pre-release initiative provided unprecedented access to the Duck Creek platform in order to expand the scope of quality assurance testing, including training opportunities. It enabled delivery ... read more
  • Posted at 4:01 AM
    Imation Corp. (NYSE:IMN) today released financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015. Q1 Overview For the first quarter of 2015, Imation reported net revenue of $155.4 million, down 13.1 ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    LIVINGSTON, NJ -- (Marketwired) -- 05/06/15 -- SilverSun Technologies, Inc. (the "Company" or "Silversun Technologies") (OTCBB: SSNT) (OTCQB: SSNT), a national provider of transformational business technology solutions and services, today announced record first quarter financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2015. Financial Highlights for the Three Months Ended March 31, 2015 Compared to the Three Months Ended March 31, 2014: Total revenues rose 31.6% to $6,483,114 from $4,924,625. Earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) was ... read more
  • Posted at 3:45 AM
    Namitus Technologies, Inc. (NAMITUS), a global management and technology company is pleased to announce that they have been awarded GSA Schedule 70 contract (GS-35F-380BA) and are now certified to provide 'General Purpose Commercial Information Technology, Software, Training, Project Development and Project Management Services' to the Federal Government. Acknowledging the growth in federal spending through the GSA, Namitus Technologies has placed their Information Technology (IT) services on the government's electronic ordering system, GSA Advantage!®. "With this schedule, we'll have an opportunity to ... read more
  • Posted at 3:30 AM
    SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/06/15 -- eGain (NASDAQ: EGAN) Total quarterly non-GAAP revenue of $19.3 million, up 7% year over year (up 12% on a constant currency basis) Nine month non-GAAP total revenue of $59.2 million, up 15% year over year (up 16% on a constant currency basis) Third quarter gross bookings of $15.6 million, up 32% year over year (up 49% on a constant currency basis) Nine month gross bookings of $57.2 million, up 49% year over year ... read more
  • Posted at 3:15 AM
    CYREN (NASDAQ: CYRN) today published its Q1 2015 Cyber Threat Report. In the report, CYREN security analysts note a steep rise in phishing URLs, tracking 3.86 million at the end of March compared to 2.55 million at the start of the year - a 51% increase. Download the full report at http://tinyurl.com/CYRN-TR-2015Q1. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140120/SF48846LOGO Other notable report findings include: -- Five of the top 10 Web malware in Q1 2015, as analyzed by CYREN, consist ... read more