SYNNEX Corporation (NYSE: SNX), a leading business process services
company, announced today its plans to participate in the Stifel Nicolaus
Technology, Communications & Internet Conference 2011 to be held on
Thursday, February 10, 2011 at The Fairmont San Francisco in San
Francisco, California. Kevin Murai, President ... read more
Minerals Technologies Inc. (NYSE:MTX) will sponsor a conference call on
Friday, February 4 at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time to discuss its
fourth quarter 2010 financial results.
The call is open to the public but active participation will be limited
... read more
Verizon Wireless announced today it invested nearly $38 million in 2010 to enhance its network in Kentucky. The enhancements included building 14 new cell sites and upgrading equipment on more than 200 existing cell sites to increase coverage and capacity of the company's voice and 3G high-speed wireless network.
"While our company is focused on building out our 4G network nationwide over the next few years, we remain committed to improving our 3G network that millions of customers rely on every ... read more
MakeMusic, Inc. (NASDAQ: MMUS) announced today the finalists for the
Finale National Composition Contest.
The contest represents a partnership between MakeMusic, the American
Composers Forum and the Grammy-winning ensemble eighth
blackbird. The objective of the competition is to encourage ... read more
PTC Therapeutics, Inc. (PTC) and Parent Project Muscular Dystrophy (PPMD) today announced an expansion of their collaboration to discover new treatments for patients with Duchenne/Becker muscular dystrophy (DBMD). PPMD has awarded PTC a $250,000 grant, with the potential of additional funding, to advance drug discovery efforts in identifying a new treatment that improves heart function in patients with DBMD.
PPMD's President Pat Furlong explained the decision for the grant, "The fight to end Duchenne and Becker muscular dystrophies must ... read more
Eighty percent of biomedical company CEOs in California report that their companies have been courted by other countries, state governments or regional economic development associations in the past year, according to survey findings included in the 2011 California Biomedical Industry Report, published today by the California Healthcare Institute, BayBio and PwC. Yet the survey found surprising consensus of confidence in the state's ongoing attractiveness to the biomedical industry, with many CEOs planning to increase jobs, manufacturing, research and development operations ... read more
The Jeff Gordon Children's Foundation has given The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) a $100,000 gift, surpassing $1 million in its support for LLS's cancer research programs over the past 11 years. The donation will be applied to LLS's pediatric portfolio, funding research to find better therapies for children with cancer.
The Foundation has also joined as a charter member LLS's Blood Cancer Collaborative, a community of like-minded organizations granted exclusive and immediate access through an online portal to LLS and ... read more
VANCOUVER, BC -- (Marketwire) -- 02/01/11 -- Comm100, the provider of open source and free hosted customer service software, announced today that 80,000 businesses have signed up for its products. In August 2009, Comm100 entered the market with its first product; by August 2010, 40,000 businesses had registered with Comm100; now, just after half a year, Comm100 has won the trust of 80,000 businesses.
As a leading provider of customer service software, Comm100 is committed to helping businesses develop ... read more
SANTA CLARA, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 02/01/11 --
What: O'Reilly Strata - Making Data Work Conference
When: Wednesday, February 2, 2011 at 10:40 a.m. PT and Thursday, February 3, 2011 at 9:15 a.m. PT
Where: Mission City B4 and Mission City Ballroom; Hyatt Regency; Santa Clara, Calif.
Today's data-hungry society is getting what it's asked for -- an overload of information. With massive amounts of data jamming networks and databases, it's getting seemingly harder to make this information useful. Thankfully, technology has evolved ... read more
SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 02/01/11 -- German researcher Claus Cursiefen, MD, also affiliated with Harvard School of Medicine, reports good results with a surgical strategy that uses a single donor cornea to help two patients with differing corneal diseases. In the United States keeping pace with demand for donated corneal tissue for use in transplant surgery is a cause for concern, while in Europe and Asia shortages lead to treatment delays. Dr. Cursiefen's new approach restored ... read more
Akonni Biosystems, a molecular diagnostics company that develops,
manufactures and plans to market a fully integrated multiplex system for
simultaneously identifying and differentiating hundreds of genetic
signatures from a single sample, today announced availability of its
TruSentry system for early access customers. This new, fully automated ... read more
the global leader in enterprise visualization solutions, today announced
the immediate availability of iRise Adoption Center™, a new product that
automates and integrates the people, processes, and technologies
involved with the large-scale adoption of iRise enterprise
visualization. Content and ... read more
the managed service leader in secure, innovative and reliable email
archiving and compliance solutions, is conducting a survey on the
opinions of financial services compliance professionals regarding the
retention and oversight of electronic communications, including email,
instant messaging, social ... read more
Strata 2011 -- EMC Corporation (NYSE: EMC), the world leader in information infrastructure solutions, today introduced a free Community Edition of the EMC® Greenplum® Database, the industry-leading, high-performance massively parallel processing (MPP) database product, along with free analytic algorithms and data mining tools. The announcement is being made today at the 2011 O'Reilly Strata Conference (Feb 1-3, 2011) in Santa Clara, CA, where Scott Yara, vice president, EMC Data Computing Products Division, will speak. Free downloads are immediately available ... read more
LG Electronics, a worldwide award-winning HVAC solutions provider, today announced new energy efficient products designed to grow the company's U.S. commercial and residential HVAC business.
LG has been investing in the U.S. HVAC market for over a decade, delivering award-winning heating and cooling products and training industry professionals at LG's Commercial Air Conditioning (CAC) training academies. This week at the International Air Conditioning, Heating and Refrigeration (AHR) Expo in Las Vegas (booth# 3506) LG is introducing valuable additions to its ... read more
InterDigital, Inc. (NASDAQ:IDCC) today announced that the company will
release its fourth quarter and full year 2010 financial results after
market close on Wednesday, February 23, 2011. InterDigital®
executives will host a conference call on Thursday, February 24, 2011 at
10:00 a.m. Eastern Time to discuss ... read more
Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue:
Sub Saharan Africa Network Convergence Market
This research service presents an analysis of the network convergence market in selected countries in the sub Saharan African region. The study covers the convergence of fixed and mobile network platforms as well convergence of voice, broadband and IPTV services to form dual-play, triple-play and quadruple-play services. It highlights key opportunities arising from convergence and presents recommendations of the optimal paths for ... read more
Decision Resources, one of the world’s leading research and advisory
firms for pharmaceutical and healthcare issues, finds that, for the
treatment of type 2 diabetes, surveyed endocrinologists and managed care
organization’s (MCOs) pharmacy directors agree that body weight loss is
one of the attributes that most ... read more
Join Numerix and Microsoft in San Francisco for a lively afternoon of
discussion and debate on Thursday, February 24th when they
will host a seminar on: Meeting Today’s Risk Challenges for Financial
Institutions. Learn more about the latest risk management and technology
solutions from these two ... read more
South Florida's technology industry leaders expect software and information technology (IT) mergers and acquisitions (M&A) deals to increase significantly in 2011 and are advising executives in advance of the new activity, according to a Jan. 27 panel discussion hosted by The South Florida Technology Alliance (SFTA) and the MIT Enterprise Forum of South Florida (MITEF).
Almost 100 guests representing a broad spectrum of companies within industries including technology, finance, law and marketing attended the event at the Marriott in Fort Lauderdale ... read more