The Video Services Forum is pleased to host the annual VidTrans Conference and Exposition, which will be held this year at the Marina Del Rey Marriott, Los Angeles, CA, Feb. 1-3, 2011.
The conference includes 2 1/2 days of informative technical sessions on the latest technologies, focused on this year's theme "Video Services; Embracing New Technologies and Applications." Industry experts will present technical papers on a wide variety of topics related to video networking and IP transport. The conference ... read more
Rackspace® Hosting, Inc. (NYSE: RAX) announced that Bruce Knooihuizen,
chief financial officer for Rackspace, and Bryan McGrath, director of
finance for Rackspace, will be presenting at Citi’s 21st
Annual Entertainment, Media & Telecommunications Conference in Phoenix,
AZ on January 5, 2011 at 2:55 p.m. MST.
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Medical decisions are too important to leave in the hands of doctors. That is why Dr. Steven Z. Kussin recently launched a campaign, www.MedicalAdvocate.com, to teach Americans how to take control of their healthcare by becoming their own patient advocate.
After experiencing his own stint as a patient following a traumatic, career-ending accident in 2005, Kussin made it his mission to empower patients to become literate healthcare consumers. Passion drove Kussin to write the book, Doctor, Your Patient Will See You ... read more
General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems has been awarded a contract by Austal USA to be the Platform Systems Engineering Agent (PSEA) of the Independence-class Littoral Combat Ships (LCS). The initial contract award is for one ship, with nine additional ships in the following five years. The work on the initial contract will be performed through 2014. General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems is a business unit of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD).
As the PSEA, General Dynamics is responsible for the design, integration ... read more
Today Sutter Health introduces a free app for patients to access their personal medical records on-the-go - becoming the first health system in California to offer "MyChart for the iPhone."
The MyChart app, powered by Epic, provides a Sutter Health network patient instant access to his or her electronic health record directly from an iPhone, iPad or iPod touch. At their fingertips, patients can now access much of the same convenient and personalized tools found through Sutter's My Health Online, including ... read more
Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has successfully completed a comprehensive series of tests to demonstrate the flight characteristics of the U.S. Navy's F/A-18E/F while carrying the Joint Air-to-Ground Missile (JAGM). The flying qualities test series consisted of six flights from Patuxent River Naval Air Station, MD, between October 5 and November 2 with a total flying time of 11.2 hours.
The aircraft flew at altitudes ranging from 5,000 feet to 35,000 feet and at speeds approaching Mach 1.0. During ... read more
Interactive Brokers Group, Inc. (NASDAQ GS: IBKR) an automated global
electronic market maker and broker, today reported its Electronic
Brokerage monthly performance metrics for December.
Highlights for the month included:
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Customer Service Companies Inc. (NEW), the leading global
provider of extended service plans and product care, will be exhibiting
#8653 at the 2011
International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Nev., Jan.
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BNA Books, a division of specialized news and information publisher BNA, announces the publication of the 2010 Cumulative Supplement to Pharmaceutical Law: Regulation of Research, Development, and Marketing. The main volume and supplement are published by BNA Books with the American Bar Association's (ABA) Health Law Section.
Pharmaceutical Law: Regulation of Research, Development, and Marketing provides expert commentary and authoritative insights into a comprehensive range of pharmaceutical law issues. No other single volume discusses these complex issues in the detail ... read more
Verizon Business has been ranked at the top of a new Hosted VoIP and
Unified Communications Provider Matrix released by ABI Research.
New Global Telecom (part of Comcast) and Smoothstone IP Communications
Corporation claimed the second and third spots.
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As more women serve in the armed forces, the number of women veterans - currently about 2 million - will also grow. Yet only about 25 percent of that population is using the VA health-care system.
The American Legion is launching a two-month, worldwide online survey Jan. 5 to find out why.
"Conducting this kind of survey is very important to us," said Jimmie Foster, national commander of The American Legion. "After analyzing the data we've collected, the Legion will be better ... read more
BNA Books, a division of BNA, announces the publication of the Second Edition of Biotechnology and the Federal Circuit, the only reference work that provides an in-depth consideration of the entire body of Federal Circuit precedent in the rapidly developing area of biotechnology.
Biotechnology and the Federal Circuit, Second Edition integrates the court's decisions in chemical, biotechnology, and pharmaceutical cases with an analysis of the current law. Unique in its detailed discussion of precedent and critical analysis of jurisprudence, patent ... read more
The Information Technology (IT) and Telecom industries have been buzzing lately about the inevitable convergence of their two channels, and the impact such a union will bring to customers. With over 12 years experience in this converged space, Alliant Technologies has announced the launch of its new Agent Program, designed to enable agents (who are typically limited to selling voice and data solutions) to expand their service offerings to clients by utilizing Alliant's diverse services portfolio. The program ... read more
Wireline Services, LLC (“Allied”), a U.S. oilfield services company,
announced today that it has successfully completed the field
commercialization of its open-hole logging services. During the fourth
quarter of 2010, Allied completed all of its planned test well runs, as
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SRI International, an independent nonprofit research and development organization, announced today that it has completed the integration of Sarnoff Corporation, its wholly owned subsidiary in Princeton, New Jersey, into SRI.
"Today, we officially welcome our new colleagues to SRI and celebrate their strong capabilities and heritage of innovation," said Curtis R. Carlson, Ph.D., president and CEO of SRI International. "Together, we are starting a new year ready to deliver high-value solutions to our government and business clients. Our increased capabilities, ... read more
BNA Books, a division of BNA, announces the publication of the Second Edition of Pharmaceutical Patent Law, the most relied upon reference available with a detailed, practitioner-oriented treatment of pharmaceutical patent law from the perspective of both patent law and the food and drug laws.
This revised treatise takes on the complicated tasks of tracking legal developments within the PTO, FDA, Congress, the courts, the FTC, the Department of Justice, and the WTO. This treatise examines how these agencies and ... read more
Misonix, Inc. (Nasdaq: MSON), a medical device company that designs, manufactures, and markets innovative therapeutic ultrasonic products worldwide for wound debridement, cosmetic surgery, neurosurgery, laparoscopic surgery, and other surgical and medical applications, announced today that Michael A. McManus, Jr., President and Chief Executive Officer, and Richard Zaremba, Chief Financial Officer, are scheduled to present at the Sidoti & Company 2011 Micro Cap Conference being held in New York City on January 10, 2011. Misonix's presentation is scheduled for 9:20 a.m. ... read more
NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 01/03/11 -- The growing number of healthcare professionals utilizing mobile phone medical applications or "apps" in everyday business activities is contributing to rapid growth in this nascent market segment. Although much smaller than other popular mobile app segments, mobile medical apps are slowly gaining market share as revenues are expected to more than double in 2010 over 2009, according to healthcare market research publisher Kalorama Information's new report, "Worldwide Market for Mobile ... read more
Dynatronics Corporation (Nasdaq: DYNT) today announced a significant milestone with the signing of an agreement with Premier Purchasing Partners, L.P., the group purchasing enterprise of Premier, Inc., naming Dynatronics a contracted supplier of physical therapy products and exercise equipment to Premier's member group of colleges and universities and alternate market facilities.
Premier, Inc. is one of the nation's largest healthcare alliances, helping to improve performance and providing group contracting to more than 2,400 U.S. hospitals and 70,000 healthcare sites ... read more
New insights into how Country radio listeners use digital media—and how
their usage compares to the perceptions of Country music industry
professionals—will be the focus of a new research study that Coleman
Insights will present at CRS 2011. Coleman Insights vice presidents
Chris Ackerman and Sam ... read more