Offermatic (www.offermatic.com), the free online service that automatically saves people money on everyday purchases, has secured $4.5 million in a Series A investment led by Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers. A group of leading Silicon Valley investors including SV Angel Investor Ron Conway, former AdMob CEO Omar Hamoui, and early executives from Facebook and Mint.com, participated in the round of funding. Hamoui, a seasoned entrepreneur and company builder, also joins Offermatic's board of directors. This new round of funding will ... read more
MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 03/09/11 -- Violin Memory, Inc., provider of the world's fastest and most scalable Memory Arrays, today announced that the company won two of the Telecom Council's annual SPIFFY Awards including Engineering Excellence and People's Choice. Violin's flash-forward Memory Arrays were recognized by over 25 leading carrier members and the industry for being the "most impressive technological advancement" and for technology that most "excited the telecom community."
"We reviewed over 100 startups and it's rare ... read more
SAN JOSE, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 03/09/11 -- Brocade® (NASDAQ: BRCD) today announced that Hurricane Electric, an Internet backbone and colocation provider, has future-readied its business to support massive bandwidth demands and device growth by implementing Brocade Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6) switches and routers into its geographically distributed network. By leveraging its Brocade infrastructure, Hurricane Electric now operates the largest IPv6 Internet backbone in the world, measured by the number of networks connected. As of January 2011, Hurricane ... read more
PALO ALTO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 03/09/11 -- VMware, Inc. (NYSE: VMW), the global leader in virtualization and cloud infrastructure, today announced the availability of VMware View Client for iPad on the Apple App Store for free. Enabling Apple iPad users to access their virtual Windows(1) desktops, applications and data from anywhere, the new VMware View Client, in combination with VMware View, delivers a modern desktop optimized for the iPad's high-resolution Multi-Touch display.
"The growing popularity of the iPad ... read more
SALT LAKE CITY, UT -- (Marketwire) -- 03/09/11 -- Responsys, Inc., a leading provider of on-demand email and cross-channel marketing solutions, today announced at Adobe Omniture Summit 2011, where Responsys is a platinum sponsor, enhancements to its existing integration with the Adobe Online Marketing Suite, powered by Omniture, aimed at accelerating time-to-market and reducing complexity of cross-channel marketing campaigns.
The update to the Responsys integration, which leverages Adobe Genesis, Adobe's technology for automating integrations between partner technologies and the ... read more
SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 03/09/11 -- Medivation, Inc. (NASDAQ: MDVN) today announced that it will host a teleconference and webcast with management to discuss fourth quarter and year-end 2010 financial results and provide a general business update on March 16, 2011, at 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time. A press release for the fourth quarter and year ended on December 31, 2010, will be released after markets close on March 16, 2011.
Interested parties may call 877-303-2523 from the ... read more
SCOTTSDALE, AZ -- (Marketwire) -- 03/09/11 -- Virtuon announced today it has launched the Virtuon Partner Program (VPP) for its vPresence virtual desktop service. The VPP program allows channel partners to offer the cloud-based virtual desktop service as a turnkey solution to their customers. VPP is being formally presented at the upcoming 2011 Channel Partner Expo in Las Vegas and partners can find program details and apply online at www.virtuon-inc.com/partners.
vPresence is a virtual desktop service based on cloud ... read more
While the travel industry continues to debate the way in which its
products and services are bought and sold, Rearden Commerce has been
listening to customers. A leader in next-generation personalization and
digital communications delivery, Rearden Commerce believes consumers and
corporate end-users are best served through ... read more
Xencor, Inc. announced positive results from preclinical studies of XmAb®5871,
a humanized monoclonal antibody that dually targets CD19 and CD32b
(FcγRIIb) for the treatment of autoimmune diseases, demonstrating that
XmAb5871 is a potent suppressor of B cell activation ex vivo and of
autoimmune response in humanized ... read more
REDWOOD SHORES, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 03/09/11 -- iPass Inc. (NASDAQ: IPAS), a leading provider of enterprise mobility services, today announced a webinar co-hosted by GigaOm Pro analysts which will discuss the findings of the latest iPass Mobile Workforce Report. The webinar titled "How Will Work and Enterprise IT Change in the New Era of Mobility?" will look at how successful enterprises are adapting to the post PC era, managing an increasingly distributed workforce and controlling enterprise mobility ... read more
NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 03/09/11 -- CAST, a world leader in software analysis and measurement, today announced plans for a mobile application assessment program that uses Cloud technology to validate a developer's ability to create structurally sound application software for mobile devices. The first rollout of the program, due out in Q2 of this year, is expected to begin with developers of applications for the Android line of devices. The announcement comes during the AnDevCon developers' ... read more
Marketing and advertising executives anticipate increased hiring activity in the second quarter of 2011, according to The Creative Group Hiring Index for Marketing and Advertising Professionals. Twelve percent of executives interviewed said they plan to add full-time staff in the next three months, and 3 percent expect reductions in personnel. The resulting net 9 percent increase in hiring activity is up 5 points from the first-quarter forecast.
The national study was developed by The Creative Group, a specialized staffing service providing ... read more
Every night Mom faces dinnertime challenges only other moms can understand - which is why Ragu® is launching "Mom's the Word on Dinner", an online community that brings moms together to laugh, learn and share their stories about what really happens at dinnertime.
Parents can join the conversation by visiting Facebook.com/ragusauce. Each month a group of mom bloggers from Momversation.com(TM), the premier online video series and site for moms, as well as parenting expert and author, Dr. Michele Borba, and ... read more
The Balvenie, the world's most handcrafted Single Malt Scotch Whisky, announces today the launch of the Balvenie Rare Craft Roadshow - a nationwide search for the craftsmen and artisans across America who maintain a dedication to the practice and preservation of traditional crafts. Part trans-American road trip and part voyage of discovery, The Balvenie Rare Craft Roadshow is a celebration of craftsmanship that will travel from state to state, discovering and honoring the people who share the Balvenie's commitment ... read more
Success in the aerospace and aviation industry means having balanced access to cutting-edge technologies and the ability to build and deliver the high-tech parts, instruments and devices that fuel the industry. Industry trends show an increasing market in aerospace technology both domestically and globally. As this growth continues, businesses need an ideal environment that combines a business-friendly climate, deep industry knowledge base, a well-educated workforce, dedicated universities and research institutions, and most importantly a strong supply chain to get products ... read more
Systems America, Inc. (Pink Sheets: SYAI), a premier provider of cloud computing and information technology solutions, announced that it has engaged Armanino McKenna LLP as the company's new independent auditor. Armanino McKenna is the largest California-based CPA & Consulting firm and one of the 25 "Best of the Best" accounting firms in the nation.
The Company intends to file a registration statement with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission later this year which will incorporate its audited financial statements as ... read more
Aircell, the world's leading provider of inflight connectivity, today unveiled an expanded technology roadmap for the delivery of its revolutionary and widely deployed Gogo® Inflight Internet service. In addition to Aircell's existing and highly successful Air-to-Ground (ATG) technology, the company will enable connectivity via a next generation version of ATG ("ATG-4") as well as Ka-band satellite technology. These technology options will be selectable at the aircraft or fleet level and enable attractive solutions for every airline, aircraft ... read more
SPX Corporation (NYSE: SPW) today announced that it has completed the acquisition of B.W. Murdoch Ltd, a leading engineering company supplying processing solutions for the food and beverage industry. The company is based in Auckland, New Zealand. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.
Murdoch's engineering team has decades of experience in the New Zealand dairy, beverage and bio-tech markets, providing engineering solutions with global standards and capabilities. The company is a leader in the design and construction of dairy processes. ... read more
CANTEL MEDICAL CORP. (NYSE: CMN) reported a 17.3% increase in net income to $5,720,000, or $0.33 per diluted share, on a 21.7% increase in sales to a record $81,021,000 for the second quarter ended January 31, 2011. This compares with net income of $4,876,000, or $0.29 per diluted share, on sales of $66,587,000 for the second quarter ended January 31, 2010. For the six months ended January 31, 2011, the Company reported net income of $10,695,000, or $0.62 per diluted ... read more
CDC Software Corporation (NASDAQ: CDCS), a global enterprise software
provider, today announced it added a total of five new partners
in Brazil and Mexico since the beginning of the year as part of its
aggressive expansion strategy in Latin America.
... read more