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Wednesday, August 31, 2011

  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 08/31/11 -- Supertex (NASDAQ: SUPX), a recognized leader in high voltage analog and mixed signal integrated circuits (ICs), today introduced MD1716, a three channel logic controller with twelve low impedance MOSFET gate drivers. When paired with a complementary MOSFET array, such as the Supertex TC8020, MD1716 forms a three channel, three level, high voltage, high speed, transmit pulser chip-set for high resolution imaging in medical ultrasound applications. MD1716 has two separate gate drive voltage ... read more
  • Posted at 5:56 AM
    Automated Group Administration, Inc., a leading Third Party Administrator (TPA) of self-funded benefit plans, recently implemented Web-based Data Analytics from Benefit Informatics to consolidate multiple data sources and provide clients with integrated plan analysis and reporting. ... read more
  • Posted at 5:56 AM
    Systems Alliance, a Web and IT consulting firm that helps clients build, assess and optimize online properties today announced it will host a webinar entitled "Web Typography: Techniques for Improving the Effectiveness of Your Website," from 1 - 2 pm ET, Tuesday, September 20, 2011. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110303/PH58350LOGO ) Typography is the art of designing and choosing typefaces, selecting the size, color, spacing, and placement of content, and arranging type to create a hierarchy of information. During this complimentary September 20 webinar, ... read more
  • Posted at 5:55 AM
    Lumesse, a global leader in integrated talent management solutions, today announced the results of its Performance Management Assessment Tool, which reveals companies in North America as overall global leaders in employee performance management. Based on assessments by 500 business ... read more
  • Posted at 5:55 AM
    Targacept, Inc. (NASDAQ: TRGT), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing novel NNR Therapeutics (TM), today announced that: Alan A. Musso, Senior Vice President, Finance and Administration and Chief Financial Officer, is scheduled to present at the ... read more
  • Posted at 5:49 AM
    Newtek Business Services, NASDAQ: NEWT, The Small Business Authority with a portfolio of over 100,000 business accounts, announced today the findings of its SB Authority Market Sentiment Survey, a monthly window into the concerns of independent business owners. Based on a poll of approximately 1,100 respondents, one of the key findings from the August survey was that 69 percent of small business owners do not plan on hiring. Two other questions in our survey support the findings of business ... read more
  • Posted at 5:48 AM
    AuthenTec (NASDAQ: AUTH), a leading provider of security and identity management solutions, and QuickPlay Media Inc., the leading provider of solutions for the distribution of premium video to portable wireless devices, announced today that QuickPlay will use AuthenTec’s DRM Fusion™ Server to integrate QuickPlay’s OpenVideo™ platform ... read more
  • Posted at 5:45 AM
    Epizyme, Inc., a company leading the discovery and development of targeted therapeutics for genetically-defined cancer patients based on breakthroughs in the field of epigenetics, today announced its participation in three upcoming conferences being held the first week of September in ... read more
  • Posted at 5:45 AM
    Baltimore-based Remedi SeniorCare®, one of the nation's largest institutional pharmacy companies, today announced it has closed a $300 million equity commitment from affiliates of New York-based Centerbridge Partners, L.P., of which $60 million was funded today. The investment will support the continued growth of Remedi's customer-driven innovations, Paxit(TM) and My Remedi(TM), as well as acquisitions and greenfield start-up pharmacies in new markets across the United States. Remedi's founding investor, Sterling Partners, will continue to participate in the company's ... read more
  • Leap Adopts Tax Benefit Preservation Plan --- SAN DIEGO, Aug. 31, 2011
    Posted at 5:40 AM
    Leap Wireless International, Inc. (NASDAQ: LEAP), a leading provider of innovative and value-driven wireless communications services, announced today that its Board of Directors has adopted a tax benefit preservation plan intended to preserve the long-term value of the Company's net operating loss carryforwards. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101220/MM20546LOGO-a) As of June 30, 2011, Leap had net operating loss carryforwards (referred to as "NOLs") of approximately $2.3 billion, which could be used to reduce future federal and state income tax obligations. However, the Company's ability ... read more
  • Posted at 5:37 AM
    An increasingly popular form of automobile insurance, usage-based insurance (UBI) programs keep track of miles driven, time of day driven, speeding, hard breaking, and other events in order to monitor driver behavior, calculate risk and determine premium pricing for policy-holders. A new white paper published today ... read more
  • Small Town Company Thrives Against All Odds --- SIERRA MADRE, Calif., Aug. 31, 2011
    Posted at 5:36 AM
    In the quaint little town of Sierra Madre, one budding business just joined the ranks of companies such as Microsoft and Oracle. By helping hospitals all over the country, Wound Care Advantage has reached #316 on Inc. Magazine's "500" list of the nation's fastest-growing companies. The recognition comes despite a volatile healthcare industry and down economy. They were ranked #1,190 just one year ago and are the only wound care company to make the 2011 list. Wound Care Advantage is ... read more
  • Posted at 5:32 AM
    INFRAX SYSTEMS, Inc. (OTC BB: IFXY - News), a global provider of unified Smart Grid-related products and services for the Energy and Utility industries, announced today the launch of a new application for end to end management of utility assets and resources. The Infrax AssetTracker(TM) solution provides for complete inventory management of utility Smart Grid assets including meters, collectors and concentrators, as well as all substation and field deployable assets. AssetTracker(TM) validates inventory and equipment information received via RFID from ... read more
  • Posted at 5:31 AM
    Trusteer, a leading provider of secure web access services, today announced that First Data will make Trusteer Rapport and Trusteer Pinpoint available with the First Data Internet Banking solutions. First Data Corporation is a global leader in electronic commerce and payment processing. The company ... read more
  • Posted at 5:31 AM
    Veriphyr, a leading provider of Identity and Access Intelligence, today announced the results of new survey on Protected Health Information (PHI) privacy breaches. According to the findings, more than 70 percent of the organizations in the study have suffered one or more breaches of PHI within ... read more
  • Posted at 5:30 AM
    Today at VMworld® 2011, CSC (NYSE: CSC) announced the expansion of its virtual desktop portfolio to include a new series based upon VMware™ View 5 running on the Vblock platform from VCE. With this announcement CSC now offers more ways for users with differing ... read more
  • Posted at 5:30 AM
    Logility Inc., a leading supplier of collaborative solutions to optimize the supply chain, and CooperVision, one of the world's leading manufacturers of soft contact lenses, will present an educational webcast where attendees will learn how to manage and control SKU (stock keeping unit) complexity to ensure ... read more
  • Broadridge Garners Industry Awards --- LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y.
    Posted at 5:30 AM
    Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NYSE:BR) is pleased to announce that it recently garnered three awards from respected technology services organizations. Financial Technologies Forum (FTF) presented Broadridge with the FTF News Technology Innovations Award for “Enterprise Operations: Most ... read more
  • Posted at 5:30 AM
    Baxter International Inc. announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has expanded the indication of ARTISS [Fibrin Sealant (Human)] to include adhering tissue flaps during facial rhytidectomy surgery (face-lift). ARTISS is the only premixed, ready-to-use fibrin sealant specifically indicated for tissue adherence ... read more
  • Posted at 5:30 AM
    Iron Mountain Incorporated (NYSE: IRM), the information management company, will host a complimentary webcast offering attorneys recommendations on minimizing the risks of licensing software through the use of software escrow agreements and verification. The webcast, part of the Virtual ... read more