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Wednesday, June 29, 2011

  • Posted at 6:10 AM
    ADERANT, a global provider of business, financial, and information management software for law and professional services firms, announced today that Germany-based law firm Jebens Mensching LLP has gone live on ADERANT Expert, completing the implementation process in near record time. ... read more
  • Posted at 6:10 AM
    Veracode, Inc., provider of the world’s only independent, cloud-based application risk management platform, today announced the expansion of its senior management team with the appointments of Pam Cyr as the company’s senior vice president of business development and strategic alliances, ... read more
  • Posted at 6:09 AM
    The Ad Council, along with the USDA Forest Service and the National Association of State Foresters (NASF), launched a new series of public service advertisements (PSAs) featuring Smokey Bear designed to provide critical information to Americans about wildfire prevention. The PSAs are being distributed prior to the July 4th holiday, a time when many people go camping, have outdoor BBQs and light fireworks. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click: http://multivu.prnewswire.com/mnr/adcouncil/50581/ (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110629/MM24946 ) To coincide with the launch, ... read more
  • Posted at 6:07 AM
    Kurzweil 3000® Version 12, a comprehensive reading, writing and software solution for struggling readers, won a Stevie® Award in the category of New Product of the Year - Computer Software - New Version from the American Business Awards on June 20, 2011. The Stevie Awards honor and generate public recognition of the achievements and positive contributions made by organizations and business people worldwide. The awards were presented during ceremonies at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York City. The ... read more
  • Saab to Acquire Sensis Corporation --- EAST SYRACUSE, N.Y., June 29, 2011
    Posted at 6:03 AM
    Defence and security company Saab AB announced a definitive agreement to acquire the U.S. company Sensis Corporation (Sensis), a leading provider of air traffic management (ATM) solutions and surveillance technologies, for approximately MUSD 155 (about MSEK 1,008). In addition, the parties have agreed on a potential earn out payment of maximum MUSD 40 (about MSEK 260) by 2014. The acquisition advances Saab's strategy to increase its North American presence. It also strengthens the product portfolio within radar, sensors, ATM, ... read more
  • Posted at 6:02 AM
    Allegro Diagnostics today announced that the company has entered into an exclusive license agreement with Boston University and the University of Utah Foundation for intellectual property related to the company’s molecular testing platform. This platform utilizes gene expression of normal ... read more
  • Posted at 6:02 AM
    Bally Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: BYI), a leader in slots, video machines, casino-management, and networked and server-based systems for the global gaming industry, today announced an enterprise-wide contract with Sun International Limited to provide key systems and server-based solutions at 17 ... read more
  • Posted at 6:02 AM
    Code 42 Software Inc., creators of CrashPlan and CrashPlan PROe, award-winning backup software for home and enterprise, announces the immediate availability of CrashPlan PRO, a new cloud backup service for the small and medium-sized ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 06/29/11 -- Proofpoint, Inc., the leading provider of cloud-based email security and compliance solutions, today announced that it has appointed David Knight to the position of executive vice president of product management and marketing. He comes to Proofpoint from Cisco Systems, where as CTO for the Collaboration Software Group he was responsible for product and technical vision and strategy, product management, and user experience. Knight joins Proofpoint during a time of rapid growth, ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    MG Icon, the joint venture between Iconix Brand Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: ICON) and Madonna, in partnership with Macy's announced today it will continue its association with actress and television personality Kelly Osbourne for the fall 2011 Material Girl marketing campaign titled, "MG + NYC." The multi-media marketing campaign will debut in September issues of fashion and lifestyle magazines such as PEOPLE StyleWatch, Nylon, Seventeen, Teen Vogue and Cosmopolitan as well as online, outdoor, in-store and in Macy's marketing collateral. ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    www.SCORE.org - Mentors to America's Small Business - is a non-profit association and premier source of free and confidential small business advice for entrepreneurs. Bargain Printing (www.bargainprinting.com) a commercial online printer has signed on with SCORE to expand support with their - How to - resources. Bargain Printing's new eGuide offers latest technology for marketing materials to engage, innovate and interact with the digital world, available on SCORE's website at http://tiny.cc/hqnlp. As a newly recognized National Corporate Patron of SCORE, Bargain ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    uBid Holdings, Inc., the parent company of subsidiaries uBid.com, Inc. and uBid Business Technologies, Inc., today announced it has finalized formation of the company's Board of Advisors. "The addition of these accomplished business professionals to our Board of Advisors is an important and significant step in uBid's ongoing transformation," said Scott Koerner, President and CEO of uBid Holdings, Inc. "Building upon a firm 'people foundation' is a critical factor in uBid's growth and success in both the near and long term." uBid's ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    Because no two companies' Big Data problems are exactly alike, Kognitio today launched a family of Data Warehouse Appliances that let companies choose a model best suited to their specific data analysis speed and volume needs. The three new Appliance varieties - Rapids, Rivers and Lakes - take their names from water bodies since they are apt metaphors for the variety of performance and capacity choices that customers weigh. -- Rapids is Kognitio's high-performance in-memory database appliance ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    InformationWeek Analytics, the leading service for peer-based IT research and analysis, today announced the release of its latest research report; State of the IT Service Desk: Change Management Remains Key, created jointly with HDI, the world's largest IT service and technical support membership association and the industry's premier certification and training body, encompasses analysis of this exclusive coproduced survey to examine emerging trends in IT support. Report author John Custy is founder and managing consultant for JPC Group, a professional ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    Monster, a global leader in the development and manufacturing of high-performance headphones, connectivity solutions and A/V accessories, is redefining the loudspeaker for the digital age with the debut of its ClarityHD(TM) Model One High Definition Multi-Media Speaker Monitor (SRP: $749.95/pair). Featuring a built-in high-powered digital amplifier and iPod(® )dock, the all-in-one speaker system delivers an unprecedented level of higher-definition "big sound" for a bookshelf sized speaker, with all the advanced connectivity options to satisfy the needs of today's most ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    Local Motors, the audacious company bringing mass-customization to the auto industry, is using Z Corporation technology to streamline development of its open source custom cars. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20040630/ZCORPLOGO ) The Phoenix-based company, spotlighted last week by the president, builds limited runs of daringly designed cars "co-created" by its growing community of transportation designers, engineers and enthusiasts. Examples are the Rally Fighter, Boston Bullet, LM Extreme and Green Apple. "Z Corporation 3D scanning and 3D printing are helping us speed development and lower costs ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    Casual game developer and publisher MumboJumbo, LLC is filing new court motions in an attempt to ensure that PopCap Games, Inc. pays a multimillion-dollar judgment awarded to MumboJumbo last year, even if PopCap is sold. Dallas-based MumboJumbo is asking Dallas County's 193rd Civil District Court to increase the amount of money Seattle-based PopCap should post in bond during the appeals process, in addition to requesting the deposition of a top-ranking PopCap executive in order to learn more about that company's rumored ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    EMC Corporation (NYSE: EMC) today announced that Nashville Electric Service (NES), one of the nation's 12 largest public electric utilities and an energy distributor to 360,000 customers in Tennessee, selected EMC's VNX® unified storage over NetApp and Hitachi. NES selected EMC VNX to dramatically improve the performance, efficiency and scalability of its 90% virtualized information infrastructure-- replacing 100 terabytes of NetApp storage. Customer Benefits: -- Powerful and scalable storage capacity-- NES has virtually unlimited ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    Fujitsu Semiconductor America (FSA) today introduced a series of new 32-bit microcontrollers (MCUs) that combine excellent performance with a wide range of peripheral functions to enable optimal, high-speed and highly efficient 3-phase inverter motor control in electric (EV) and hybrid vehicles (HV). The new MB91580 series is part of the FR family of 32-bit RISC architecture microcontrollers, which incorporate embedded Flash memory and feature optimized, high-performance peripherals for EV and HV 3-phase inverter motor control. Applications include EV/HV motor and ... read more
  • LoopNet Surpasses Five Million Registered Members --- SAN FRANCISCO, June 29, 2011
    Posted at 6:00 AM
    LoopNet, Inc. (NASDAQ: LOOP), a leading provider of commercial real estate marketing and technology solutions, and operator of the most heavily trafficked commercial real estate marketplace, announced today that it surpassed five million registered members. We believe this represents the largest membership community of brokers, investors, tenants, appraisers and other commercial real estate participants. Fifteen years after its founding, LoopNet continues to add thousands of new members per week, with new offerings in mobile solutions, email campaign management tools and ... read more