One of the nation's largest and most diverse genomics projects has reached its first major milestone in just 15 months. Scientists have genotyped the DNA and analyzed the length of chromosome tips in more than 100,000 Kaiser Permanente members who agreed to be part of the research.
The project is a novel resource for the world of health science research because it will provide scientists with high-quality, genome-wide genetic data on a large and diverse population, according to lead investigators Cathy ... read more
OVERLAND PARK, KS -- (Marketwire) -- 07/21/11 -- Flint Telecom Group, Inc. (www.flinttelecomgroup.com) (OTCBB: FLTT), an international telecom technology and financial processing organization, today announces that its wholly owned subsidiary, Power2Process, has signed a strategic processing agreement with First Data Corporation, a global leader in electronic commerce and payment processing.
This agreement will give mutual clients of Power2Process and First Data's STAR Network access to STAR, including the STAR RELOAD product, allowing client customers to recharge their prepaid debit ... read more
SALT LAKE CITY, UT -- (Marketwire) -- 07/21/11 -- Eurotech subsidiary Parvus announces support for Wind River's VxWorks Real-Time Operating System (RTOS) across its entire rugged MIL/COTS DuraCOR® mission computer product line, which includes the DuraCOR 810-Duo, DuraCOR 810, DuraCOR 820 and DuraCOR 830. The RTOS that supports over one billion embedded systems worldwide, VxWorks is increasingly used by aerospace and military prime contractors where deterministic, high performance operation is required. Parvus now extends VxWorks support to all ... read more
X-Rite, Incorporated (NASDAQ:XRIT) will hold a conference call to
discuss its financial results for the second quarter 2011. The call will
be held in conjunction with the Company’s earnings release, which will
be published before the market opens on August 4, 2011.
... read more
Anchor Bank has selected the Interactive Intelligence Group Inc.
(Nasdaq: ININ) all-in-one IP communications software suite, Customer
Interaction Center™ (CIC), for use throughout its
Anchor Bank is replacing several Nortel PBXs with CIC
... read more
Exercising its large-scale security integration capabilities, Diebold, Incorporated (NYSE: DBD) is managing the installation, integration and maintenance of a complex security software system for the new World Trade Center (WTC) site in New York City. The comprehensive Situational Awareness Platform Software (SAPS) system will collect, correlate and display information from a wide variety of the WTC site's critical security systems, as well as provide identity management capabilities.
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Diebold's integration efforts will connect an array of systems to the ... read more
Alteryx, Inc., today announced that George Mathew has joined its executive team as president & chief operating officer, where he will initially be spearheading marketing, products & strategy. Mr. Mathew will report directly to Alteryx, Inc., chairman and CEO, Dean Stoecker.
"George's arrival signals our continued success in building out a world-class leadership team at Alteryx," explained Mr. Stoecker. "His broad experience in leading product management and market strategy at the world's largest Business Intelligence (BI) solution provider will accelerate ... read more
Nearparent Ltd., an app development company, announced today the launch of the Nearparent mobile device application that allows parents to build a trusted network of adults available to assist their child when in need. The location-based app is currently available for Android and iPhone devices and is also SMS compatible for users of non-smartphone devices.
When a parent user adds their child to Nearparent, the app asks if they would like to invite specially selected helpers for the child. The ... read more
CIBER (NYSE: CBR) in North America has been named to the 2011 Microsoft Dynamics President's Club, and CIBER in the United Kingdom has been named to the Microsoft Dynamics President's Club and Inner Circle. President's Club award winners represent the top 5 percent of Microsoft Dynamics partners worldwide. Inner Circle recognition goes to a limited number of companies whose sales rank them in the highest echelon of the Microsoft Dynamics global network of partners.
CIBER has been a Microsoft Dynamics ... read more
IssueTrak, an internationally recognized leader in issue tracking, help desk and customer support software, has been recognized for the second year in a row as one of the best places to work in Hampton Roads by Inside Business, the Hampton Roads Business Journal. IssueTrak was an honoree in the Small Business category.
"We are delighted to be recognized for a second time as a Best Place to Work," said Hank Luhring, CEO of IssueTrak. "Last year we were cited for our ... read more
iYogi Limited, the on-demand direct-to-consumer tech support company,
today launched the KillSlow movement. This latest initiative is aimed at
helping millions of digitally dependent consumers frustrated with slow
PC problems. A free diagnostics hotline set up by iYogi helps consumers
understand the reasons that make their ... read more
Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. (NYSE: TDS, TDS.S) and United States Cellular Corporation (NYSE: USM) announce the following webcast:
TDS and U.S. Cellular Second Quarter
What: Operating Results Conference Call Webcast
When: Aug. 8, 2011 @ 8:30 EDT
... read more
JuniorRank Sports, in partnership with the United States Marine Corps, has announced the highly-anticipated inaugural Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl will be nationally televised by CBS Sports Network. The East versus West gridiron matchup featuring 100 of the nation's elite high school football players is slated to take place on Jan. 3, 2012, in Phoenix.
"The inaugural Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl is happening right at the peak of bowl season," said Shaon Berry, Semper Fidelis Bowl founder and CEO of ... read more
Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) (NYSE: SAI) today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Vitalize Consulting Solutions (VCS), Inc., a leading provider of clinical, business and information technology (IT) services for healthcare enterprises.
VCS provides a comprehensive range of healthcare IT services including strategic consulting, system implementation, operational improvement, custom reporting, training, education and knowledge transfer. The company specializes in the implementation and optimization of electronic health record (EHR) systems from major commercial-off-the-shelf vendors, as ... read more
C&J Industries announced today the completion of Phases I and II of their $6 million plant expansion. With these 2 Phases complete, C&J now has three Class VIII clean rooms that house a total of 25 Injection Molding presses. These presses range in size from 20 Ton, .56 oz shot to 390 Ton, 37.5 oz shot. Twenty-four of the machines are Toshiba all-electric presses.
C&J has also opened a new and expanded QA Lab that is fully equipped to accommodate both ... read more
The Perrigo Company (Nasdaq: PRGO;TASE) today announced that it has received approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market over-the-counter coated nicotine polacrilex gum USP, 2 mg and 4 mg cinnamon flavor.
The product will be marketed under store brand labels and is comparable to GlaxoSmithKline's Nicorette® Cinnamon Surge(TM) coated gum, which is a stop smoking aid. "This approval of coated cinnamon nicotine gum extends our leading store brand position. The expanded range of smoking cessation products also ... read more
SAN DIEGO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 07/21/11 -- Overland Storage (NASDAQ: OVRL), the trusted global provider of effortless data management and data protection solutions across the data lifecycle, today announced that it is offering customers several summer deals as part of its ongoing mission to provide the best combination of secure, accessible and affordable data storage solutions. Customers have until September 30, 2011 to take advantage of the following deals:
Double Your Storage Capacity for Free on SnapSAN
Receive 8TB ... read more
Professional Data Solutions (PDS), a Pennsylvania-based information technology firm that provides systems management to corporations, has awarded a contract to Companion Data Services (CDS) of Columbia, S.C., for data center hosting services.
Under terms of the three-year contract, CDS will host applications to support an inter-plan teleprocessing system that PDS manages for major health insurance plans nationwide. The system supports national programs that enable members of one insurance plan to obtain health care service benefits while traveling or living in another ... read more
CHICAGO, IL -- (Marketwire) -- 07/21/11 -- Arbour Group, a leading provider of regulatory products and services for life sciences firms, announced today that it is hosting a series of webinars devoted to software validation and compliance fundamentals.
This "how to" series will consist of four webinars that will address different aspects of software compliance. The webinars will focus on the industry best practices for validation planning, test script development, change control, and development of IT Quality Policies.
Each webinar ... read more