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Tuesday, August 23, 2011

  • Posted at 10:30 AM
    AT&T* today announced its plans to hire over 80 technicians across the state to support its AT&T U-verse® business, the fastest growing advanced television service in the country. Connecticut Governor Dannel P. Malloy joined AT&T at an event today where AT&T outlined its hiring plans and underscored its commitment to expanding its mobile broadband network in Connecticut. AT&T also announced that AT&T U-verse® services (including AT&T U-verse TV, AT&T U-verse High Speed Internet and and/or AT&T U-verse Voice) are now available ... read more
  • Posted at 10:30 AM
    SANTA ANA, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 08/23/11 -- Recognized as the IT industry's leading cloud services aggregator, Ingram Micro Inc. (NYSE: IM) today announced BMC Software Inc.'s (NASDAQ: BMC) Remedyforce Help Desk tool and SherWeb's hosted Microsoft Exchange business email and collaboration solutions are now available to Canadian channel partners for purchase from the Ingram Micro Cloud (www.ingrammicrocloud.com). BMC Remedyforce is also available to Ingram Micro channel partners in the U.S. "The Ingram Micro Cloud services portfolio is growing ... read more
  • Posted at 10:25 AM
    REDWOOD SHORES, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 08/23/11 -- Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) News Facts Enabling customers to reduce time and complexity in their virtualization environments, Oracle today announced Oracle VM Storage Connect plug-ins for Oracle VM 3.0. Oracle VM Storage Connect is a framework enabling storage vendors to make their advanced storage features a natural part of Oracle VM. Oracle VM Storage Connect allows customers to transparently manage storage and virtualization together through Oracle VM Manager, a component of Oracle VM ... read more
  • Oracle Unveils Oracle VM 3.0 --- REDWOOD SHORES, CA
    Posted at 10:25 AM
    REDWOOD SHORES, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 08/23/11 -- Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) News Facts Today at an event for customers, partners and industry experts, Oracle announced Oracle VM 3.0, the latest release of Oracle's server virtualization and management solution. Oracle VM 3.0 is suitable for all datacenter workloads and features new policy-based management capabilities, advanced storage management via the Oracle VM Storage Connect plug-in API; centralized network configuration management, improved ease-of-use and Open Virtualization Format (OVF) support. With the centralization of ... read more
  • Posted at 10:23 AM
    A recent market research report from Dell'Oro Group, the trusted source for market information about the networking and telecommunications industries, indicates that the Ethernet Switch market expanded 8% sequentially in L2-L3 switching. The report attributes the sequential growth to continued data center deployments including utilizing 10 Gigabit Ethernet in Top-of-Rack and Blade switches. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101012/SF80035LOGO) "The Ethernet Switch market rebounded strongly in 2Q11 as Fixed Ethernet switches reached record levels for both revenue and port shipments during the ... read more
  • Posted at 10:22 AM
    AVT, Inc., (formerly Automated Vending Technologies) (Ticker: AVTCD.PK) (www.autoretail.com), was recently the subject of an in depth research report and profile by Francis Gaskins, editor of IPODesktop.com. Company founder Shannon Illingworth and Chief Marketing Officer Mike Kiser were also interviewed. The report stated that AVT has been growing steadily and is positioned for explosive growth in the near future as more pilot programs are transitioned into production. The research also noted that AVT's growth validates the company's core competencies and leadership ... read more
  • Posted at 10:19 AM
    GlobalSpec: Who: GlobalSpec, the leading specialized vertical search, information services, e-publishing and online events company serving the engineering, technical and industrial communities. What: GlobalSpec ... read more
  • Global Competition Pushes Michigan Firms to Improve --- AVOCA, Mich. and GRANDVILLE, Mich., Aug. 23, 2011
    Posted at 10:18 AM
    Veteran manufacturers, Enterprise Tool and Die, Grandville, and Witco Inc., Avoca, have experienced traumatic upheaval in their respective industries during the past few years. "Our industry was hit hard during the last five years, with about 50 percent of our local competition going out of business," said Doug Groom, Enterprise co-owner and chief executive officer. Groom said that low cost imports from China, Korea, and India have decimated the U.S. tool and die industry. Enterprise Tool and Die, which celebrates its 50th anniversary ... read more
  • Posted at 10:17 AM
    MedNet Solutions, a global life sciences technology solutions company specializing in clinical study management systems, is pleased to announce that MedNet has once again been recognized by Inc. magazine as one of the fastest-growing privately held companies in the United States. MedNet is greatly honored to be included in the Inc. 5000 for the fifth straight year, since, as noted by Inc. magazine, "this prestigious list of the nation's most successful private companies has become the hallmark of entrepreneurial ... read more
  • vCom Solutions Opens Midwest Office --- DETROIT, Aug. 23, 2011
    Posted at 10:00 AM
    vCom Solutions, the pioneer of Telecom Management as a Service (TMaaS), has announced an expansion into the Midwest with the opening of a new office in the Detroit metro area. The announcement by vCom Solutions, based in the San Francisco Bay Area, follows the recent opening of new offices in Los Angeles and Portland, Ore. "For mid-size companies, we are a very unique option," said Gary Storm, CEO and founder of vCom. "As we start to aggressively expand sales outside ... read more
  • Posted at 10:00 AM
    Acuo Technologies® announces its new strategic organizational structure for growth optimization. With the development and introduction of new innovative products and services over the last few years, Acuo Technologies has become the leading provider of clinical record image archiving, migration and intelligent routing in the healthcare IT marketplace. Going forward, Acuo Technologies will continue to invest in its leading products and services while accelerating growth through strategic initiatives and partnerships. With plans to further expand operations globally, Acuo Technologies has re-worked ... read more
  • Posted at 10:00 AM
    Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE: LMT) will webcast a live presentation by Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Bob Stevens on Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2011 from 9:20 a.m. to 9:55 a.m. Eastern Time at the Morgan Stanley Annual Aerospace & Defense Unplugged Conference. During the presentation, he will discuss the company's performance and its future strategy. To watch the webcast live log-on to: http://www.lockheedmartin.com/investor. An audio replay will be available for two weeks following the presentation. Headquartered in Bethesda, ... read more
  • Posted at 10:00 AM
    UBM Electronics, a UBM company and the daily source of essential business and technical information for the electronics industry's decision makers, today announced that Amandeep Sandhu, Director of Audience Engagement & Analytics, was named to Audience Development Magazine's 2011 list of Audience Development All-Stars. This is the fifth annual list of industry professionals identified by Audience Development as the most creative individuals in circulation, consumer marketing and online audience development. Sandhu was named for his expertise and inventiveness ... read more
  • Posted at 10:00 AM
    LexisNexis® (www.lexisnexis.com), a leading global provider of content-enabled workflow solutions, today announced that the Executive Office for United States Attorneys – representing the largest component of the U.S. Department of Justice – has signed a contract designating LexisNexis® LAW PreDiscovery™ ... read more
  • Posted at 10:00 AM
    The USB 3.0 Promoter Group today announced that the USB On-the-Go (OTG) 3.0 and Embedded Host supplement to the USB 3.0 Specification is now available, enabling portable SuperSpeed USB devices to communicate among themselves when a PC is not present. The supplement ensures that mobile devices ... read more
  • Posted at 10:00 AM
    Acuo Technologies® announces its new strategic organizational structure for growth optimization. With the development and introduction of new innovative products and services over the last few years, Acuo Technologies has become the leading provider of clinical record image archiving, migration and intelligent routing in the healthcare IT marketplace. Going forward, Acuo Technologies will continue to invest in its leading products and services while accelerating growth through strategic initiatives and partnerships. With plans to further expand operations globally, Acuo Technologies has re-worked ... read more
  • Posted at 10:00 AM
    TRX, Inc. (www.trx.com) (OTCQB: TRXI), a world-leading provider of travel technology, process automation, consulting and data services, today announced enhancements to TRX's expense solution, TRUEXPENSE®. The enhancements include improved user communication tools, corporate compliance with new regulatory requirements, and updates to the user interface which further streamline the expense management process for the user. Leveraging real-time feedback gathered from users, TRX's automated expense solution, TRUEXPENSE, was quickly modified to include a more intuitive drag and drop expense management interface and a ... read more
  • Ask.com Launches Android App --- OAKLAND, Calif., Aug. 23, 2011
    Posted at 10:00 AM
    Ask.com today launched its flagship mobile application for the Google Android Platform, the only app to integrate Q&A-focused web search with timely answers from real people in a single, on-the-go experience. The availability of Ask.com on Android follows the launch of its popular Q&A app for iPhone, which recently passed one million downloads and is one of the top reference apps in the iPhone store. The Ask.com Android app is now available in the Android Marketplace and Amazon AppStore for ... read more
  • /C O R R E C T I O N -- Relievant Medsystems, Inc./ --- REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Aug. 23, 2011
    Posted at 9:59 AM
    Relievant Medsystems, Inc., today announced the appointment of Alex DiNello to the position of president and chief executive officer and as a member of the company's board of directors. The Company recently received FDA approval of an Investigational Device Exemption (IDE) to begin its SMART pivotal trial. The Surgical Multi-center Assessment of RF Ablation for the Treatment of Vertebrogenic Back Pain (SMART) trial is a prospective, randomized, double-blind, sham-controlled investigation evaluating the reduction of pain in patients with chronic axial ... read more
  • Posted at 9:58 AM
    Final results from the International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Quarterly PC Tracker show that PC shipments in the China market have exceeded those of the United States in the second quarter of 2011 (2Q11). Approximately 18.5 million units worth US$11.9 billion shipped ... read more