AccessData, a pioneer of digital investigations and litigation support,
announced it has been named by Gartner, Inc, a “Visionary” in the 2011
Magic Quadrant for E-Discovery Software.” This is
Gartner’s first Magic Quadrant on the electronic discovery market space.
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EMC Corporation (NYSE: EMC), the world leader in information infrastructure solutions, today announced that PetroChina, the publicly-traded arm of China National Petroleum Corporation has deployed EMC® Isilon® scale-out NAS to power the Northwest branch of its Research Institute of Petroleum Exploration and Development (PetroChina NWGI). Using Isilon's X-Series, powered by the OneFS® operating system, PetroChina NWGI has consolidated a range of oil and gas exploration, acquisition and distribution applications on a single, shared storage resource, simplifying big data management for ... read more
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office for Civil Rights (OCR) has been cracking down on its enforcement of the HIPAA/HITECH Privacy, Security and Data Breach Notification Rules, by investigating entities that have reported data breach and other privacy incidents. The message to healthcare organizations and providers is clear: OCR is aggressively enforcing rules and violations, resulting in hefty fines and causing reputational damage. To assist healthcare organizations prepare for, respond to, and successfully handle ... read more
eZCom Software, a leading Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) provider of multi-enterprise supply chain solutions, today announced that Little Mass, MOR Cosmetics and Season's Designs have migrated their EDI operations to eZCom Lingo(TM). eZCom's hosted B2B application Lingo is helping these companies meet the EDI requirements of big chain and department stores while dramatically reducing the amount of time and money spent on order fulfillment by automating and streamlining the document management process.
Little Mass offers three separate lines of clothing ... read more
From the Axeda Connexion 2011 Conference, Bug Labs today announced a new M2M (machine-to-machine) Remote Monitoring Kit that offers businesses a convenient and powerful platform to innovate in the M2M space. Product developers and software engineers are now able to leverage the power and flexibility of open hardware and Axeda's M2M cloud platform to prototype, pilot and deploy connected systems faster and more cost-effectively than ever before.
The M2M Remote Monitoring Kit comes equipped with Axeda inside and supports up to ... read more
Whereas most consumer products companies spend significant percentages of revenues on trade promotions and other monetary customer incentives, planning these activities is often ad hoc rather than based on sound insight from predictive analytics powered by customer and point-of-sale data. To address this issue, SAP AG (NYSE: SAP) today announced the SAP® Trade Promotion Optimization application. The software will deploy advanced modeling and predictive analytic capabilities to enable marketing and sales teams to systematically predict and optimize promotion outcomes, including ... read more
Two sustainability leaders, PE INTERNATIONAL, a preeminent provider of sustainability management software and expert consulting services, and Five Winds International, one of the world's most experienced sustainability management consulting firms, announced they have merged to enable market penetration in North America and bring Five Winds Consulting Services to a global audience.
The merger addresses the steep growing demand in the market for business solutions that drive improvements in product-level and enterprise-wide sustainability performance. Businesses are integrating sustainability principles into their ... read more
The MMA (Mobile Marketing Association) has announced that the upcoming MMA Forum NY, held June 15-17 at the Waldorf=Astoria hotel in New York City. The forum will feature more than 115 speakers from every segment of the mobile marketing ecosystem, including brands, agencies, wireless carriers, publishers and developers. The event will provide unprecedented opportunities for attendees to gain firsthand access to the latest industry trends, to collaborate and share insights with industry visionaries and leaders and to help ... read more
Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) conducted its system requirements review (SRR) for Phase II of the U.S. Navy's Air and Missile Defense Radar program. This review marks a major milestone for AMDR, for which Raytheon is currently developing a technology demonstrator for the system's S-band radar and radar suite controller.
On May 17, Raytheon presented its progress to date on Phase II of the program to Navy representatives. During the SRR, the company demonstrated its understanding of AMDR's requirements and explained ... read more
Energid Technologies Corporation has been funded by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) to develop a proxy digital simulation for lunar and planetary rovers. The Intelligent Robotics Group (IRG) at NASA's Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, California, manages the project.
The IRG at Ames conducts field tests to prepare for lunar and planetary robotic missions, with a field test typically involving 10-20 scientists and controllers, 10-20 operators, and a remote team of 10-20 that travels to a remote location that ... read more
Campus Management Corp., a leading provider of enterprise software products and services for educational institutions, and eBureau, a leader in predictive analytics for performance marketers and digital advertisers, announced today that it has formed a strategic partnership to help colleges and universities improve student recruitment and admissions strategies. Campus Management will give its clients real-time access to eBureau's technology, including eBureau's lead scoring, verification and demographic append information products. The solution will help colleges optimize lead management and will allow ... read more
TrialGraphix, a litigation consulting business unit of Kroll Ontrack
specializing in jury consulting, graphic design, presentation
technologies and trial preparation solutions, today announced the
completion of its animation and graphic presentation work on the BP
Deepwater Horizon oil spill. The National Commission on the BP Deepwater ... read more
Among the first healthcare providers to have money in the bank -- thanks to the federal government's electronic health record (EHR) incentive program -- are two Texas hospitals, Stamford (Texas) Memorial Hospital and Hemphill County Hospital, Canadian, Texas.
Both Stamford and Hemphill quickly moved from paper environments to electronic records to achieving meaningful use to be among the initial 37 hospitals nationwide, including 13 hospitals in Texas, that received their incentive checks in late May. This is significant since hospitals ... read more
Nimsoft today announced PFH Technology Group, Ireland's leading private Information and Communications Technology (ICT) company, is deploying Nimsoft Monitor to provide clients with 24/7 monitoring of their critical IT infrastructure and applications.
By incorporating a comprehensive, unified monitoring solution into the rest of its core ICT offerings, PFH is able to attract and retain new enterprise clients and provide added value to existing clients. Nimsoft Monitor enables PFH to increase the value of its services by providing its clients improved ... read more
Ekahau Inc, the
high-performance leader in Wi-Fi based Real Time Location Systems (RTLS),
today announced that Southern Health's Dandenong Hospital Emergency
Department in Australia has selected Ekahau's RTLS wireless staff safety
, as deployed by Ekahau's local business partner, Integrated Wireless.
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Southern Health is the largest public health service in Victoria,
Australia. The Dandenong Hospital needed a communications system for their
Emergency Department that would work with their existing Motorola Wi-Fi
network and NEC IP-PBX, and allow ... read more
NetSuite Inc. (NYSE: N), the industry's leading provider of cloud-based financials / ERP software suites, today announced that the company has extended its cloud-based business management suite with new demand planning features. Designed to enable wholesalers, manufacturers, retailers, and distributors to achieve best-in-class inventory management practices, NetSuite Demand Planning enables companies to forecast peaks and troughs in demand and minimize capital tied up in inventory. Leveraging NetSuite's integrated business management suite, NetSuite's new demand planning bridges the gap between the ... read more
Two-thousand and eleven is shaping up to be a breakout year for in-memory analytic database pioneer Kognitio, with record sales growth, a new game-changing technology, and a major expansion across North America and the EMEA regions.
Kognitio kicked off 2011 by launching an innovative new capability for its ultra-fast WX2 in-memory analytic database, called Pablo, which eliminates the need to build and maintain physical OLAP cubes. The announcement shook up the "big data" industry and defined a new vision ... read more
Beeline announced today that the McKesson Corporation has selected Beeline as the 2011 Cost Reduction Vendor of the Year for their Supplier Scorecard Awards.
Instituted in 2007, the McKesson Corporate Procurement Supplier Scorecard Awards are based on performance in the areas of innovation, cost reduction, customer service & corporate citizenship. Each year, McKesson selects outstanding indirect suppliers in each of these areas.
As a leader in flexible workforce solutions, Beeline's managed services program (MSP) and vendor management system (VMS) offer ... read more
Ford Motor Co. and Telogis, Inc. today announced that Ford is joining with Telogis, the premium platform for location intelligence, to provide fleet customers with the industry's most comprehensive and scalable telematics solution for fleet operations. The next-generation Crew Chief powered by Telogis is available at all Ford dealers in North America.
Crew Chief(TM) provides fleet managers with real-time tracking in three areas of fleet operations: vehicle location and trip information, vehicle and driver performance, and vehicle diagnostics. Fleet ... read more
2011 INTERNATIONAL MICROWAVE SYMPOSIUM, BALTIMORE, Booth #2306 - This week at the 2011 IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium, Toshiba America Electronic Components, Inc. (TAEC*) and its parent company, Toshiba Corp., announced the TGI1314-25L, a gallium nitride (GaN) semiconductor High Electron Mobility Transistor (HEMT), the latest addition to its power amplifier product family. Toshiba is located in booth #2306 at 2011 IMS which is being held in Baltimore, Maryland from June 7 through 9.
The TGI1314-25L, Toshiba's new GaN HEMT for ... read more