Altior(TM) Inc., an innovative developer of advanced network and storage embedded systems solutions, has announced the appointment of Byron Rashed as director of marketing and public relations and Hank Cohen as director of product management. With 20 years of industry experience leading global marketing and public relations programs, Rashed is responsible for overseeing all global marketing and public relations operations. Cohen brings 30 years of experience in the computing industry to his role as director of product management for ... read more
Revere Security, the world's leading Edge Security provider, will participate on a panel at the annual RFID Journal for Defense event in Arlington, VA on November 17, 2011. Revere Security's VP for RFID, Erik Wood, will discuss recent changes in how RFID technology has been deployed in the defense industry with a specific focus on data security and process continuity. Revere Security offers a comprehensive suite of cryptographic products that includes symmetric and asymmetric cryptography, key management solutions and a ... read more
Design engineers are challenged to find high speed I/O solutions that deliver increased power, higher speeds and greater density. Heilind Electronics, the largest interconnect distributor in North America, offers FCI's high speed I/O products, including Mini SAS/SATA, SFP+, QSFP+ and optical transceivers and transponders.
FCI's mini- SAS/SATA is a mini-multilane connector interface provides a cost-effective, high-speed solution that meets the bandwidth requirements of current and future applications in servers and external storage systems. The availability of both mini-SAS and mini-SATA assemblies ... read more
Altera Corporation (NASDAQ: ALTR) today announced a development program focused on the Open Computing Language (OpenCL(TM)) standard for FPGAs and SoC FPGAs. The OpenCL standard is a C-based open standard for parallel programming. Altera's OpenCL program combines the parallel performance capability of FPGAs with the OpenCL standard to enable powerful system acceleration. This heterogeneous system (CPU plus FPGA using the OpenCL standard) also has a significant time-to-market advantage compared to traditional FPGA development using lower level hardware description languages (HDLs) ... read more
ACCELERATING INNOVATION SUMMIT -- LSI Corporation (NYSE: LSI) today announced it is demonstrating the industry's first 12Gb/s SAS expander IC this week at the LSI Accelerating Innovation Summit and Technology Showcase in Milpitas, Calif.
The technology demonstration highlights the performance benefits of a 12Gb/s SAS solution with existing 6Gb/s drives compared to an end-to-end 6Gb/s SAS solution. The demo utilizes the next-generation LSI® 12Gb/s SAS expander and 12Gb/s SAS I/O controller connected to sixteen 6Gb/s SAS hard disk drives (HDDs). The ... read more
The new harder to crush version of OxyContin® has a lower street price than the original, according to research revealed at a conference of law enforcement officers today. Last week, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced that every day 100 people die from drug overdoses in the United States, 74% involving prescription opioid pain relievers. A new formulation of the opioid pain reliever OxyContin was launched in 2010, accompanied by hope that it would deter drug abuse, ... read more
The National Association of Drug Diversion Investigators, Inc. (NADDI) will assemble on November 15 -18, 2011 at the Hyatt Regency Riverfront in Jacksonville, Florida to host its 22nd Annual Educational Training Conference specifically designed to promote cooperation between its diverse membership of law enforcement, healthcare, state regulatory and pharmaceutical manufacturing professionals in the prevention and investigation of prescription drug diversion.
Highlights of the NADDI conference include presentations from numerous educational, healthcare practitioners and regulatory administrators tackling a myriad of issues ... read more
ViroPharma Incorporated (NASDAQ: VPHM) today announced that it completed its acquisition of DuoCort Pharma AB, a private company based in Helsingborg, Sweden focused on improving glucocorticoid replacement therapy. The acquisition of Duocort Pharma AB further expands ViroPharma's orphan disease commercial product pipeline. ViroPharma has paid an upfront closing cost of 220 million Swedish kroner (SEK) or $33.6 million in US dollars (USD). Additionally, there are contingent milestone payments of up to 860 million SEK or approximately $131 ... read more
ULURU Inc. (NYSE AMEX: ULU) today announced its financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2011.
For the third quarter of 2011, the Company reported a net loss of $1.0 million, or $0.18 per share, compared with a net loss of $1.2 million, or $0.22 per share, for the same period last year. For the nine months ended September 30, 2011, the Company reported a net loss of $3.2 million, or $0.55 per share, compared with a net ... read more
Awarepoint Corporation, today announced that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has awarded the company four additional patents, which brings their total portfolio to 20 and bolsters the company's position as the leading innovator of real-time wireless location systems (RTLS) for hospitals.
The new patents broadly cover Awarepoint's most accurate mesh-based location algorithm to date, methods for detecting improperly sterilized medical equipment, and wireless technology architectures that drive enterprise wide visibility applications:
-- Patent No. 8,033,462 ... read more
HEBRON, Ohio, November 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ --
ArmorSource LLC of Hebron Ohio, a vendor of Advanced Combat Helmets
(ACH) and other advanced solutions to the U.S. Government and the sole
supplier of Ultra-lightweight ACH ballistic helmets to NATO, through its
procurement department of NAMSA at Europe, has decided to open its ERP
system to Government officials.
The decision to let Contracting officers and other Government Officials
a direct and secured channel to its operational system ... read more
Jack Henry & Associates, Inc. (NASDAQ: JKHY), a leading provider of technology solutions and payment processing services primarily for the financial services industry, today announced that The Citizens Bank has selected Jack Henry Banking's SilverLake core processing system to provide enterprise-wide automation. This Batesville, Arkansas-based bank, which has more than $530 million in assets, will implement SilverLake through Jack Henry Banking's outsourced offering.
According to John Dews, president of The Citizens Bank, "Our bank is strategically poised for growth but ... read more
PARAMUS, New Jersey, November 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ --
Ceragon Networks Ltd. (NASDAQ: CRNT), the premier wireless backhaul
specialist, today announced the appointment of Aviram Steinhart as Executive
Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, replacing Tsipi Kagan, who is
leaving the company to pursue other interests. He will join Ceragon on
December 1, 2011, and Ms. Kagan will remain through the end of 2011 to
assist with the transition.
Mr. Steinhart is a technology industry veteran, ... read more
Affinion Group, a leading provider of customer engagement solutions announced today that it will be the exclusive U.S. distribution partner of Finsphere Corporation's Mobile Transaction Monitoring service to financial institutions and will offer the innovative solution as part of the company's suite of identity theft detection and consumer protection services. Affinion is the partner of choice for large financial institutions, credit unions and retailers that want to strengthen their customer relationships by offering their customers or members valuable protection ... read more
SuccessEHS Director of Client Services Elizabeth Pharo will serve as a panelist in "IT Bricks and Mortar to Optimize PCMH." This breakout session on Nov. 17 will highlight concrete examples of how patient-centered medical home (PCMH) care models have led to care improvements. The panel session is part of the 2011 Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) Annual Meeting that will take place Nov. 16-18 at the Renaissance Washington DC Hotel.
Panelists will discuss strategies and tools ... read more
Trend Micro Incorporated (TYO: 4704; TSE: 4704), a global leader in Internet content security, today announced the latest release of Trend Micro SafeSync, the ultimate tool for safe and simple synchronization. The new offering provides consumers an enhanced look and feel, simplified sync functionality and expanded support for Mac users. In addition to existing automatic sync, users can now drag and drop files and instantly sync a broad range of devices, including computers, smartphones and tablets, leading to easier access ... read more
NEW YORK, November 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ --
Payair is pleased to announce agreement with an experienced team of
business development and technology leaders to serve as the exclusive,
branded provider in the United States of Payair's suite of mobile payment
With PayAir [http://www.payair.com ], customers can complete the mobile
buying process in less than 10 seconds, by taking just three simple steps:
1) Open the Payair App on your mobile phone and point your ... read more
PureWellness, a leading provider of online wellness solutions, has announced the introduction of PureRunner, its integrated mobile pedometer and activity tracker. With PureRunner, participating employees can seamlessly track exercise activities such as walking, cycling, and hiking right from the palm of their hand by using their smartphones. PureRunner currently runs on the iPhone with support for the Blackberry and Android platforms to follow soon.
PureRunner utilizes the GPS and accelerometer capabilities of today's smartphones while delivering social network integration with Facebook ... read more
MOG and the BMW Group today announced availability of its award winning on-demand music service in all 2011 BMW vehicles equipped with the BMW Apps option in the US and 2011 MINI vehicles equipped with the MINI Connected system in the US. This is the first integration of an on-demand music service in the car, transforming the way music fans listen to music on the road and expanding the number of places music lovers can enjoy the ultimate music listening ... read more
Greenway Medical Technologies, Inc., a leading provider of innovative electronic health record (EHR) business solutions, today announced the launch of its care delivery platform, PrimeDATACLOUD(TM), to improve care coordination and patient outcomes with real-time access to comprehensive, aggregated patient data. PrimeDATACLOUD is the latest service to join Greenway's integrated EHR, practice management and interoperability solution PrimeSUITE® 2011.
PrimeDATACLOUD leverages cloud technology to enable HIPAA-compliant access to patient and practitioner records in a secure environment that facilitates virtual collaboration. While similar technologies ... read more