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Wednesday, July 13, 2011

  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    Summer bargain-hunters rejoice: Target Corporation is back this July with its Back in Black Friday online-only sale, offering guests hot products at fantastic prices. The one-day sale will be held Friday, July 15, starting at approximately midnight (PST) and concluding at 11:59 p.m. ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    DALLAS, TX -- (Marketwire) -- 07/13/11 -- Enabling channel partners to capture the growing IT services opportunity within the U.S. public sector and healthcare markets, Ingram Micro Inc. (NYSE: IM) is pleased to announce its 2011 Vertical Market Symposium. Taking place July 13-14 in Dallas, the Ingram Micro partner training and education event provides attending channel partners with valuable market insight on how to capitalize on the growing sales opportunity for IT solutions and services within the public sector and ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    NATICK, MA -- (Marketwire) -- 07/13/11 -- Interbit Data, a leading provider of software and services connecting people and information for more efficient healthcare, is adding automated workforce scheduling and employee retention resources to it solutions offerings. Helping to address the shortage of nurses, a growing problem in healthcare which affects patient care and safety, Interbit Data is partnering with Schedulist to offer a web-based, software-as-a-service (SaaS) tool that enables optimized workforce scheduling and delivers it in a ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    Emergent Systems, the market leader in Engineering Knowledge Management, announced today it has joined the PTC PartnerAdvantagetm Program. Emergent Systems joins the PTC Partner Program as a Software and Technology Partner to provide clients within the PTC user community with a best in class solution for ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    One of the leading networks of forum communities on the Internet, CrowdGather (OTCBB:CRWG), today announced the company’s initial fall conference presentation schedule. The 2011 Rodman & Renshaw Annual Global Investment Conference in the Technology Track being held September 11-13, ... read more
  • Posted at 6:59 AM
    CDYNE Corporation, a leading provider of Data Quality Web Services announced today it will offer Data Quality services on the Microsoft SQL Server and Windows Azure Marketplace. "Customers can make data quality initiatives easier to manage by using the combination of SQL Server and CDYNE's Data Quality Services," said Sudhir Hasbe, Senior Product Manager, Windows Azure at Microsoft. "The Windows Azure Marketplace integration in SQL Server Code Name 'Denali' makes it easy for customers to access such solutions." (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090701/PH40278LOGO ... read more
  • Savvis Stockholders Approve Merger with CenturyLink --- ST. LOUIS and MONROE, La., July 13, 3011
    Posted at 6:45 AM
    Savvis, Inc. (NASDAQ: SVVS), a global leader in cloud infrastructure and hosted IT solutions for enterprises, today announced that Savvis stockholders have voted to approve all proposals related to the merger with CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE: CTL). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090602/DA26511LOGO) Approximately 99 percent of the votes cast - representing 86 percent of Savvis' shares outstanding - voted to adopt the merger agreement at Savvis' special stockholders meeting held today in St. Louis. The companies confirmed they intend to close the transaction July 15, 2011, ... read more
  • Posted at 6:43 AM
    Sharps Compliance Corp. (NASDAQ: SMED), a leading full-service provider of cost-effective management solutions for medical waste and unused dispensed medications generated outside the hospital and large healthcare facility setting, is helping healthcare professionals including doctors, dentists, vets, clinics, assisted living and skilled nursing facilities save time, money and the environment with a "GREEN" alternative to their traditional medical waste pick-up service. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click: http://multivu.prnewswire.com/mnr/sharpsinc/48184/ Since inception of the Company, Sharps ... read more
  • Posted at 6:42 AM
    Quest Software, Inc. (Nasdaq: QSFT) today announced that it will continue to build on its Microsoft Office 365 support, providing comprehensive migration solutions to Microsoft Exchange Online, SharePoint Online and hybrid deployments from major messaging and collaboration platforms. In addition to ... read more
  • Posted at 6:41 AM
    NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 07/13/11 -- Prolifics, an end-to-end systems integrator specializing in IBM technologies, today announced that as of July 12th, it has obtained the IBM Healthcare and Life Sciences SVP Authorization. Previous IBM SVP authorizations obtained were for Security, Energy & Utilities Industries, and Enterprise Content Management. The initiative is designed to meet the demands of clients who are looking to drive more value from their technology investments. The program enables trusted IBM Business Partners ... read more
  • Posted at 6:41 AM
    Scripps Networks Interactive Inc. (NYSE: SNI) will report second quarter 2011 operating results before the market opens Tuesday, Aug. 9. A telephone conference call with members of the company’s senior management team will follow at 10 a.m. ET. Scripps ... read more
  • Posted at 6:40 AM
    Today Rivet Software, the leading provider of standards-based reporting software, announced the release of Crossfire 4.1. This upgraded version includes scalability and performance features to improve clients’ entire internal and external financial filing lifecycle. ... read more
  • Posted at 6:39 AM
    NASDAQ:AMZN—With Kindle 3G, there’s no wireless set up, and no paying for or hunting for Wi-Fi hotspots. Kindle 3G’s always-on global wireless connectivity means that wherever you are – at the beach, on the train, or stuck on the tarmac – no problem, you can download books and ... read more
  • Posted at 6:34 AM
    Worldata, the recognized leader in direct and interactive marketing services for over 30 years, announced today that President and CEO Jay Schwedelson has been featured in BtoB Magazine’s Who’s Who in 2011 annual report. ... read more
  • Posted at 6:30 AM
    AT&T* today announced that AT&T will be the exclusive U.S. mobile broadband provider for the "Sony Tablet" S2 (codename), a dual screen, multi-functional tablet ideal for mobile communication and entertainment, that Sony Corporation plans to launch later this year. "We're pleased to be working with AT&T on yet another unique mobile device," said Mike Lucas, senior vice president of Networked Technology and Services Division at Sony Electronics. "AT&T provides the speed and coverage that are integral to the different features and ... read more
  • Posted at 6:30 AM
    Faced with growing competitive threats from non-traditional sources, such as alternative payment providers, banks around the world have aggressively swung their attention to emerging mobile platforms to defend their payments revenues, according to a new report from KPMG International. Adding to the urgency, according to a KPMG survey conducted as part of the report titled Monetizing Mobile: How Banks Are Preserving Their Place in the Payment Value Chain, 84 percent of banking and financial services (FS) executives said mobile ... read more
  • Posted at 6:30 AM
    AutoTrader.com today announced the launch of its new Dealer Learning Center, an online educational resource for AutoTrader.com's dealer customers, their staff and other members of the dealer community. Through this portal, dealers have access to on-demand video tutorials, topical articles, proprietary and independent research, best practices and marketing handbooks at their fingertips. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110425/CL88097LOGO ) The Dealer Learning Center is an extension of the already-robust programs AutoTrader.com offers through its Dealer Learning team, which supports the educational needs of dealers through ... read more
  • Posted at 6:30 AM
    WatchGuard® Technologies, a global leader of business security solutions, today announced that its next-generation firewalls and UTMs with Application Control now include protective supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) signatures. These SCADA signatures now enable WatchGuard XTM and legacy e-Series security appliances to provide advanced threat protection for industrial control systems that monitor and control industrial, infrastructure or facility-based networks. Major market trends are driving the need to extend enterprise network security and protection to operational technologies. Many operational ... read more
  • Posted at 6:30 AM
    With the healthcare industry looking to information technology (IT) solutions to improve patient care, CompTIA, the non-profit association for the IT industry, said today that several conference sessions at CompTIA Breakaway 2011 will focus on implementing IT solutions for the healthcare market. CompTIA Breakaway, the premier annual event for the IT channel, is scheduled for Aug. 1-4 in Washington, D.C. Industry estimates peg spending in the healthcare IT market at more than $34 billion this year. CompTIA's Second Annual Healthcare IT ... read more
  • Posted at 6:30 AM
    Adobe Systems Incorporated (Adobe) (Nasdaq: ADBE) and Sony Corporation ("Sony") (NYSE: SNE) today announced the 'Adobe® AIR® App Challenge Sponsored by Sony' to drive the creation of innovative Android applications for the two models of "Sony Tablet" devices and offer developers a chance to win $200,000 in total cash prizes. Adobe and Sony also announced the expansion of their long-standing relationship to deliver great content experiences for "Sony Tablet" devices. Both companies will enable developers to tap into native device ... read more