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On Wednesday, February 13(th) the Pacific Meso Center (PMC) will celebrate the grand opening of a new state-of-the-art laboratory dedicated solely to the discovery of new treatments and prevention of malignant pleural mesothelioma (MPM), a cancer of the chest lining (pleura) caused by asbestos exposure.
As the first of its kind in the world, the PMC Research Laboratory is headed by a distinguished team of physicians and scientists focused solely on mesothelioma research in a collaborative effort that is independent of ... read more
Hospitals, clinics and office-based physicians are increasingly turning to electronic medical records as they prepare for the impact of the Patient Protection and Affordable Health Care (PPAHC) act, says Albert Woodard, CEO of Atlanta-based Business Computer Applications, a company devoted to digitizing medical records.
"Medical practitioners are bracing for a triple whammy as, in addition to the PPAHC, they are also facing a wave of retiring baby boomers coupled with a predicted shortage of qualified medical staff," says ... read more
LogFire, the leading multi-channel cloud-based warehouse management (WMS), in-store inventory management solution, and managed services provider confirmed their participation at RILA, the Retail Supply Chain Conference: Logistics 2013, February 17-20 at the Gaylord Palms Resort and Conference Center in Orlando, Florida. RILA's executive format attracts nearly 1500 of the leading retail and product manufacturer supply chain professionals each year.
RILA has a strong annual following of top executives and practitioners because of its educational and networking focus, with educational tracks that ... read more
VaultLogix, a business-class cloud backup service provider for SMBs and
resellers, today announced a free webinar, Best Practices for Backing
up Microsoft Applications, on Feb. 28, 2013 at 12 PM EST that will
educate SMBs on how they can protect themselves in case of a critical
... read more
EarthLink, Inc. (NASDAQ: ELNK) a leading IT and communications provider, today announced that J. Smith Lanier and Co,one of the largest privately owned insurance brokers in the United States, has upgraded to a 20-location private EarthLink MPLS network to enhance security, performance, control, flexibility and cost efficiency. The new network supports employee access to critical insurance applications at all 20 of their southeastern office locations and also provides the company with the future ability to utilize EarthLink's Data Center Connect ... read more
BEDFORD, MA -- (Marketwire) -- 02/12/13 -- Acme Packet® (NASDAQ: APKT), the leader in session delivery networks, and CounterPath (NASDAQ: CPAH) (TSX: CCV), a leading developer of award-winning desktop, tablet and mobile VoIP software products and solutions, today announced a joint solution based on CounterPath's market-leading Bria softphone and Acme Packet's market-leading Net-Net session border controller (SBC). The solution is targeted at service providers looking to extend service footprint and increase subscriber base by tapping into the growing demand ... read more
BASi (Bioanalytical Systems, Inc.) (NASDAQ: BASI) announced today that
Jacqueline Lemke has been named President and CEO, with continuing
responsibility as CFO. Ms. Lemke also has been appointed to BASi’s Board
of Directors. She had served as Interim President and CEO since July
2012, and was ... read more
International Corp., one of North America's top 20 largest IT
solutions providers, today announced revenue of $4.45 billion in 2012,
including $600 million in overall new business and revenue growth.
“For the first time in our history, SHI ... read more
Merck (NYSE: MRK), known as MSD outside the United States and Canada,
announced today that Peter N. Kellogg, executive vice president and
chief financial officer, Merck, is scheduled to present at the Leerink
Swann 2013 Global Healthcare Conference in New York on February 13 at
11:30 ... read more
LOS ANGELES, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 02/12/13 -- DreamHost®, a global leader in web hosting and cloud storage and computing services, today announced the launch of DreamScape, a new community hub providing content for entrepreneurs, web application developers, and current domain and web hosting customers alike.
DreamScape will combine community-sourced content with posts created by a large variety of DreamHost employees across every department in the company, providing a constant stream of fresh content of interest to current customers and ... read more
SAN CARLOS, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 02/12/13 -- MarkLogic Corporation, provider of the only enterprise NoSQL database, today announced the availability of a free Developer License for MarkLogic® Enterprise Edition. The Developer License provides access to the features available in MarkLogic Enterprise Edition, including integrated search, government-grade security, clustering, replication, failover, alerting, geospatial indexing, conversion, and a suite of application development tools. MarkLogic also announced the Mongo2MarkLogic converter, a Java-based tool for importing data from MongoDB into MarkLogic providing ... read more
Royal Solutions Group LLC, a provider of Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solutions to the Health Care industry, has deployed Mobile Royal Forms(TM) at Radiology Ltd. in Tucson, AZ, enabling exam ordering for its referring providers from any mobile device or computer. The Royal Forms(TM) product seamlessly integrates into any scheduling workflow through its PDF submission notifications at the point of entry and custom HL7 capabilities. The combination of software innovation, flexible integration with existing workflows, and a wide range of information management ... read more
Data storage is a perennial need of businesses large and small, but many of today's technologies are too unwieldy or complicated for small business customers. SoftNAS(TM) provides network attached storage (NAS) for cloud computing that meets every conceivable need simply and affordably. Available as software-as-a-service or as an in-house addition to a server room, SoftNAS is a seamless file storage solution. The industry has already taken notice: CRN included SoftNAS on its list of the top 10 hot storage technologies ... read more
UV Flu Technologies, Inc. (OTCQB: UVFT) (the "Company") announced today there is good news for those living in the 47 states that are reporting widespread flu activity. UVFLU has developed the only pure UV based, FDA-cleared, class 2 medical device for fighting airborne infection and is now offering it to consumers. The Company has spent millions of dollars developing this unit and in the past has sold the unit mostly to hospitals and other medical facilities.
The Company has just ... read more
While the incentivized ad applications such as Tapjoy, SponsorPay, and Kiip are receiving a lot of attention as new ad platforms, the top-rated Asian incentivized ad application, AdLatte just announced its global launching. Since its release in July 2011, it ranked #1 in Social Network ranking, and subsequently ranked #1 in the Japanese App Store in the first 2 days of its release in December 2011.
(Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130212/NY58379 )
The innovative smartphone application developer, AppDisco Inc., (CEO: Jeong Soohwan, eng.adlatte.com) announced ... read more
RELM Wireless Corporation (NYSE MKT: RWC) today announced that it has been awarded a contract by the State of Maryland for two-way radio equipment. The contract is for a five year term that commenced on January 25, 2013. No maximum procurement is established under the contract, nor does the contract specify or guarantee purchase quantities or dates of equipment orders.
RELM President and Chief Executive Officer David Storey commented, "We are very pleased to be awarded our company's first ... read more
Today's job seekers have never had more tools in their job search toolbox. In the past, their paper resume has been their primary marketing tool. But a growing number of employers are asking candidates to submit links to their social profiles, aka their 'social resume.'
Evidence is all around. A Chief Marketing Officer recently tweeted he was hiring but only wanted candidates to apply via twitter. And a CEO of a small technical consulting firm wants candidates to 'stalk him on ... read more
In the short span of four years, Concord, MA-based Wildlife Acoustics, packed and shipped its 10,000(th) bioacoustics recording device.
(Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130212/NE56683 )
"Every continent, including parts of Antarctica is being monitored by Song Meter bioacoustics recording systems," said Ian Agranat, President and CEO of Wildlife Acoustics. "I am thrilled and amazed that our Song Meters are capturing Mother Nature's biophony on virtually every part of the globe. From the Amazon jungle of Brazil to the lava flats of Hawaii to the ... read more
CARLSBAD, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 02/12/13 -- International Stem Cell Corporation (OTCQB: ISCO) (www.internationalstemcell.com) ("ISCO" or "the Company") a California-based biotechnology company, today announced the conclusions from its study demonstrating the efficacy and safety of the hepatocyte-like cells (HLC) derived from human parthenogenetic stem cells (hpSC) in a well-established animal model of a congenital liver disorder associated with bilirubin metabolism. The data from this pre-clinical study indicates that implanting HLC in rodents produced both a significant initial decrease and ... read more
Logical Operations, the market leader in instructor-led training (ILT) materials in Information Technology and related business topics, is the first ILT publisher in the world to have earned ProCert Labs' prestigious Classroom Excellence Award.
The ProCert Classroom Excellence Award program was launched in 2011 and centers around a rigorous live classroom test of educational materials by ProCert's senior educators. For the past 12 years, ProCert Labs has been administering courseware and textbook reviews for the software industry's top certification programs. "The ... read more