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Monday, August 1, 2011

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    BILLERICA, MA -- (Marketwire) -- 08/01/11 -- Winchester Systems, a leading provider of data storage products, today announced that its new FlashDisk RAID disk arrays, including Fibre Channel, SAS and iSCSI models, have achieved VMware Ready™ status. This designation indicates that these FlashDisk storage products (VX-1328R, VX-1358R, VX-2314S, VX-2324S, VX-2328R, VX2358R, VX-2528R, VX-2548R, VX-2552R, VX-3414S, VX-3418R, VX-3424S, VX-3428R, VX-3448R, VX-3452R and VX-3464R) have passed a detailed evaluation and testing process managed by VMware and are now listed on ... read more
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    Healthland, America's market leader of healthcare information technology solutions for rural hospitals, today announced the launch of its new electronic health record (EHR) solution, Healthland Centriq™. Healthland Centriq is the first EHR solution in the healthcare market designed for rural clinicians with input from rural clinicians. ... read more
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    BBVA Compass announced that it is offering the ZashPay® person-to-person (P2P) payment service from Fiserv, Inc. (NASDAQ: FISV), a leading global provider of financial services technology solutions. "BBVA Compass is excited to be able to offer ZashPay to our customers," said Andy Hernandez, director of channel development for BBVA Compass. "We are committed to offering solutions that match the way our customers live today, providing them with increased ease and convenience in managing their money. An important and growing segment ... read more
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    Savtira Corporation (Savtira), a provider of B2B Cloud-based Commerce solutions that include the bundling of its solutions with consumer electronics products, has entered into a consumer electronics agreement with Ingram Micro Inc. through its Consumer Electronics Division ("Ingram Micro"), a leading national distributor of consumer electronics and technology products in the United States. The agreement will allow Ingram Micro to provide its large inventory of over 20,000 consumer electronics, accessories and related products to Savtira for resale by ... read more
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    American Power Yoga and yoga instructor Kurt Johnsen introduce APY60, The Ultimate Yoga System. APY60 is a complete video yoga system designed to change your life and body in 60 days by helping you lose weight, get toned and become physically and mentally stronger. APY60 was developed by Kurt Johnsen, a renowned yoga instructor and the founder of American Power Yoga. Kurt has spent over 20 years studying the effects of nutrition and various yoga and martial arts techniques across ... read more
  • James Bramson, D.D.S., Named Chief Dental Officer --- HARRISBURG, Pa., Aug. 1, 2011
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    James B. Bramson, D.D.S., of Hinsdale, Ill., has been named chief dental officer for national dental insurer United Concordia. In this position, Dr. Bramson will oversee the company's professional relations department, professional quality assurance activities, utilization review, claims review process and clinical aspects of product offerings and communications. He will also work closely with local offices on regulatory issues, membership development, subscriber expectations and help develop proposals for major clients, customers, shareholders and business partners. "With more than 30 ... read more
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    Economic activity in the manufacturing sector expanded in July for the 24th consecutive month, and the overall economy grew for the 26th consecutive month, say the nation’s supply executives in the latest Manufacturing ISM Report On Business®. The report ... read more
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    Brainshark, Inc., the leader in online and mobile video presentations, today announced it has partnered with Marketo, the fastest growing provider of Revenue Performance Management solutions. Through the partnership, marketers can leverage solutions from both companies to hone their communications ... read more
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    AstraZeneca (NYSE:AZN) today announced that study centers across the U.S. are recruiting patients for a clinical study to examine whether an investigational drug is safe and effective in treating opioid-induced constipation (OIC). The study, ... read more
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    Averant Inc., the First In Formal™ leader in property verification of RTL designs for digital circuits, today announces the release of Solidify 5.4. Some of the highlights of this release are listed below. Combinational Equivalency Checker. When ... read more
  • International Travel in Your Summer Vacation Plans? --- RED BANK, N.J., August 1, 2011
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    You've renewed your passport and loaded up on tiny bottles of shampoo and lotions in an effort to travel light. And whatever's forgotten can be picked up at a local pharmacy ... right? Think again. Traveling abroad can sometimes mean a new set of personal hygiene and health regulations, but until caught in a pinch, many female travelers may be unaware that some routine, domestic practices are not so easily taken care of when in a foreign land. "No one ever wants ... read more
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    SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 08/01/11 -- Birst, Inc., the leading provider of software-as-a-service (SaaS) and cloud business intelligence (BI) and analytics, today announced the appointment of Ryan Ried as the company's vice president of worldwide sales. Ried brings 15 years of enterprise software sales experience, including six years at SAP Business Objects where he served as vice president of Healthcare Sales and vice president of Global Strategic Business Users. "We're delighted to have Ryan joining the Birst ... read more
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    DENVER, CO -- (Marketwire) -- 08/01/11 -- Since the Colorado Department of Revenue's new medical marijuana industry regulations went into effect July 1, medical marijuana centers (MMCs) and growers have scrambled to maintain compliance and stay in business. Colorado-based LeafTrack (http://www.LeafTrack.com) aims to make compliance and day-to-day operations simple and affordable with its marijuana data collection and tracking system. LeafTrack uses radio frequency identification (RFID), barcode and GPS technology to track plants from seed to sale, giving necessary ... read more
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    LoJack Corporation (NASDAQ GS: "LOJN") announces the following webcast and conference call for its second quarter 2011 results on Tuesday, August 2: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080512/NEM054LOGO ) What: LoJack Corp. to report second quarter 2011 results When: Tuesday, August 2 -- 09:00AM EDT To listen to the live webcast, visit: http:// How: lojn.client.shareholder.com/eventdetail.cfm?EventID=100274. You ... read more
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    Universal Music Group Distribution (UMGD), a division of Universal Music Group, has launched a fan-facing music playlist service called Digster.fm (http://www.digster.fm). The announcement was made today by Jim Urie, President & CEO of UMGD, and Mitch Rotter, Senior Vice President, Marketing & Product Development of the company. Digster.fm publishes playlists across a wide variety of musical genres and artists which fans can listen to through Spotify. UMGD is the first major music company to offer this service through Spotify. The ... read more
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    General Dynamics Information Technology, a business unit of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), is one of seven awardees selected to receive a multiple-award indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity contract for Special Operations Forces Information Technology Enterprise Contracts (SITEC) specialty services in support of U.S. Special Operations Command (USSOCOM). The contract has a total potential value of $362 million to the awardees if all options are exercised. Under the contract, contractors will assist the government in performing the daily operations necessary to sustain ... read more
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    Seattle's iconic Space Needle announced today that it will be sending someone from the general public into space in what it is calling Space Race 2012. This mission is in celebration of the Space Needle's 50th Anniversary and it highlights the Space Needle's heritage of its futuristic effort to herald innovation, technology and human achievement of the coming 50 years. "The Space Needle was built when our country was in a global space race. With space travel moving to ... read more
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    Bluestone Capital Partners, the investment bank specializing in middle-market aerospace, defense, IT, and professional services companies announced today that Greg Van Beuren has joined as a managing director and partner. Bluestone was founded by industry experts John Allen and Susan Gabay and is based in Tysons Corner, Virginia. "I am thrilled to have Greg join Bluestone," said Allen, Bluestone's Chief Executive Officer. "Both Susan and I have worked with Greg for over a decade and we have witnessed his ... read more
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    LightSquared(TM), the nation's first wholesale-only integrated 4G-LTE wireless broadband and satellite network, announced today the delivery of satellite devices for tribal nations in Oregon, Washington, Idaho and Arizona. These satellite phones represent LightSquared's commitment to assist the Indian Health Service (IHS), Tribes and Tribal Organizations in reaching American Indian and Alaska Native communities located beyond the reach of landline and cell phone networks. LightSquared agreed to donate to IHS up to 2,000 satellite phones along with the service to support them. ... read more
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    The wealthiest American consumers, those in homes with at least $100,000 annual incomes, have long been difficult for marketers to reach through traditional media like TV and radio, but "Affluent Consumers in a Digital World," a study from the Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) finds these higher-income ... read more