Shunra, the industry-recognized authority in network
virtualization and application performance engineering, announces
the availability of vCat™ for Mobile, a network virtualization and
application performance engineering solution designed specifically to
help organizations test, validate, and optimize performance of their
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The Galien Foundation Board announced today that NIH Director Dr. Francis Collins will receive the 2012 Pro Bono Humanum Award. The Pro Bono Humanum Award recognizes exemplary and innovative efforts in improving the human condition. This special award is presented by Elie Wiesel, in presence of the Prix Galien USA Committee. The annual award presentation accompanies a series of awards honoring companies that have made innovative contributions to biopharmaceutical and medical technology research and development. The ceremony will take ... read more
The Missouri Association of School Nurses (MASN) has joined more than 30 state and national health organizations across the country in support of the Voices of Meningitis "Boost Our Rates!" initiative, to help educate parents about the importance of meningococcal vaccination for their preteens and teens. With half of Missouri teens currently unvaccinated against meningococcal infection, which can cause meningitis, MASN is bringing "Boost Our Rates!" to St. Louis this back-to-school season.
Along with school nurses, the Gateway Immunization Coalition, ... read more
BioStorage Technologies, a global provider of comprehensive sample management solutions for the bioscience industry, including storage, cold chain logistics and virtual sample intelligence, announced today that the company has developed a strategic and innovative Bioprocessing Solutions alliance with RUCDR Infinite Biologics. The alliance provides the bioscience industry with an integrated, state-of-the-art scientific approach and technology infrastructure for the delivery of advanced sample bioprocessing and biobanking solutions.
Good storage practices are critical to maintaining the integrity of biological samples; ... read more
The FlexTech Alliance, focused on developing the electronic display and the flexible, printed electronics industry supply chains, today announced the Call for Papers is open for the 12th annual Flexible Electronics & Displays Conference & Exhibition. The 3 day multi-track Flex Conference consists of in-depth technical and business development presentations covering the entire flexible electronics supply chain. Taking place January 29 - February 1, 2013 in Phoenix, Arizona, the event also includes interactive exhibits and product demonstrations, a short course ... read more
Verizon Wireless today announced customers will have greater access to its 4G Long Term Evolution (LTE) network in the greater Des Moines Area, when it expands to Ames, Iowa on Aug. 16.
Verizon Wireless currently offers the nation's largest 4G LTE network with coverage available to more than 230 million people across the United States - nearly 75 percent of the U.S. population. By year's end, the company plans to cover more than 400 U.S. markets. The expansion of its 4G ... read more
Next month, a select group of construction industry experts and leaders in digital project communication will convene in the Pacific Northwest for the second annual Bluebeam(®) International Rally Conference. This special, high-octane experience hosted by Bluebeam Software is set for September 7-8 at the Salish Lodge & Spa near Seattle.
The Bluebeam IRC is a one-of-a-kind user event. Not only will attendees learn how industry leaders are leveraging Bluebeam Revu® and its integrated collaboration technology, Bluebeam Studio(TM), to rev up project ... read more
3M Health Information Systems has signed a strategic agreement with
Healthland to license 3M coding, grouping, editing and reimbursement
software products. Healthland will integrate the 3M solutions with its
electronic health record (EHR) system and other applications to provide
customers with actionable information that can be ... read more
Rutgers University today announced that the deadline for entering its Facebook
sweepstakes is Saturday, Aug. 25, 2012. The grand prize is free
tuition to a Rutgers Mini-MBA program of the winner’s choice, which has
a value of up to $5,000. Some of these programs are delivered with a
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UBM Studios, the global leader in digital events, environments and communities, today unveiled eLearning Light, an interactive and collaborative educational destination. eLearning Light is a digital environment that aggregates training and information and also serves as a robust solution to track learners' activity, comprehension and engagement.
(Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120809/NY55034LOGO )
"eLearning Light offers organizations a solution to extend learning nationally and globally to save on face-to-face training and costs. It also offers learning collaboration and the sharing of best practices in ... read more
Verizon Wireless today announced it is bringing the nation's largest 4G Long Term Evolution (LTE) network to Bismarck-Mandan, Minot and Grand Forks, N.D. on Aug. 16. With the 4G LTE network, customers can use 4G LTE wireless devices in more areas of North Dakota to locally surf the Web, stream music and video, quickly access over-the-air applications, and stay in touch with family and friends at speeds up to 10 times faster than before.
"Expanding North Dakota's wireless broadband service ... read more
LOS ANGELES, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 08/09/12 -- iQU, an industry leader in gamer data and analytics, today announced the launch of its U.S. operations in Los Angeles, CA, and the hiring of gaming and advertising veteran Jeannette Weinstein as its U.S. CEO. With data on more than 200 million gamers, iQU will enable U.S. game developers, website publishers and advertisers to increase revenues from the online gaming industry's projected $100 billion market value by 2015.
The heart of ... read more
Legal & Professional, a leading provider of content and
technology solutions, today announced it has added the first
jurisdictional module – California – to its Web-based practical guidance
Practice Advisor. The new module provides California attorneys and ... read more
Offering aspiring filmmakers a platform for global exposure, Intel
Corporation and W Hotels Worldwide today launched “Four Stories,” an
innovative screenplay competition curated by acclaimed film director and
screenwriter Roman Coppola and his award-winning production company, The
Directors Bureau. Starting today through Aug. 30, filmmakers can ... read more
PharmAthene, Inc. (NYSE Amex: PIP), a biodefense company developing medical countermeasures against biological and chemical threats, announced today that the Department of Defense (DoD) has elected to exercise its option to accelerate funding for PharmAthene's rBChE nerve agent medical countermeasure program contingent on the achievement of key milestone activities.
"We believe this is a timely decision given the recent headlines about the potential threat of chemical weapons. PharmAthene is proud to be working in collaboration with the DoD to address this ... read more
The U.S. Navy has awarded General Dynamics Electric Boat a $16.3 million contract to perform nuclear-maintenance work for submarines homeported at the Naval Submarine Base in Groton. Electric Boat is a wholly owned subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD).
Under the contract, Electric Boat will continue to operate the Nuclear Regional Maintenance Department (NRMD) at the submarine base. The company will provide project management, planning, training and radiological-control services to support maintenance, modernization and repairs. A core group of approximately ... read more
Although we're all susceptible to food poisoning, also called foodborne illness, some people are in greater danger of illness from contaminated food and more likely to become severely sick as a result. These at-risk individuals include older adults, transplant recipients, pregnant women, and people with cancer, diabetes or HIV/AIDS.
As Michael Taylor, Deputy Commissioner for Foods at the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), points out, "Everyone from farmers to food manufacturers to food preparers in the home has ... read more
Outright, a popular online accounting solution for small businesses, announced today that webinar enrollment for "Curing the Bookkeeping Headache: Financial Tips and Tricks for Amazon Sellers" is now open. This is the second of Outright's three-part series of educational webinars for businesses selling products through Amazon. The webinar is scheduled for August 15(th), 2012 from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM PDT.
Laurel Lee, Vice President of Product Management at Outright and Jared Smith, Product Leader at Outright, will share hard won ... read more
For the third consecutive year, Global Finance magazine has named
Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) as Best Corporate/Institutional
Internet Bank and Best Consumer Internet Bank in the United States.
Secil Tabli Watson, head of Wells Fargo's Wholesale Internet Solutions Group (Photo: Business Wire)
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Leading Korean electronics company Top Engineering Co., Ltd has
appointed CPA Global, the world’s top intellectual property (IP)
management specialist, to manage renewals of its entire patent and
trademark portfolio. In addition, Top Engineering is working with CPA
Global to help identify new IP assets for ... read more