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Tuesday, July 12, 2011

  • Posted at 9:00 AM
    SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 07/12/11 -- At a live event today, VMware CEO Paul Maritz unveiled VMware vSphere® 5 and a comprehensive suite of cloud infrastructure technologies built to help customers transform IT to drive greater efficiency of existing investments and improve operational agility. With nearly 200 new and enhanced capabilities, VMware vSphere 5 will continue to set the standard in virtualization, delivering better application performance and availability for all business-critical applications while automating the management of ... read more
  • Posted at 9:00 AM
    SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 07/12/11 -- VMware, Inc. (NYSE: VMW), the global leader in virtualization and cloud infrastructure, today unveiled the VMware vSphere® Storage Appliance™, a new software product that will bring the rich business continuity and automated resource management capabilities of VMware vSphere to small and midsized businesses (SMBs) without the cost and complexity of shared storage. VMware also announced today a comprehensive cloud infrastructure suite, including the release of VMware vSphere 5, a significant update ... read more
  • Posted at 8:58 AM
    Time Warner Cable digital customers can now enjoy The Lincoln Laywer the same day as its DVD release on Movies On Demand. Based on the novel by Michael Connelly, Matthew McConaughey stars as a charismatic lawyer who conducts business from the back of his Lincoln Continental sedan while ... read more
  • Posted at 8:57 AM
    CoStar Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSGP), commercial real estate's leading provider of information and analytic services, and LoopNet, Inc. (NASDAQ:LOOP), the leading online commercial real estate marketplace, announced today that the stockholders of LoopNet have approved the adoption of the merger agreement with CoStar previously announced on and ... read more
  • Posted at 8:54 AM
    Williams Lea, a leading global provider of Marketing Solutions, has agreed to acquire Tag, an international provider of marketing execution and production services. Tag will continue to operate under its own brand and will become a standalone business division of Williams Lea, a subsidiary of Deutsche ... read more
  • Posted at 8:52 AM
    A number of patients in the Valley with severe congestive heart failure are experiencing a new lease on life, thanks to the constantly evolving world of mechanical innovations that can significantly assist the intricate function of the human heart. ... read more
  • Posted at 8:49 AM
    The Air Force Association's 2011 Air & Space Conference and Technology Exposition promises to be even grander this year with more than 50 sessions, conference addresses and professional workshops available. This year's conference will be held September 19 - 21, 2011, at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center in National Harbor, Maryland, just minutes from downtown Washington, D.C. The Air & Space Conference brings together Air Force leadership, industry experts, academia and current aerospace specialists from around the world ... read more
  • Posted at 8:47 AM
    CooCoo, which is currently used by hundreds of thousands of transit riders in the New York area to get real time train schedules via text, is launching a powerful, easy way to find cross streets. Available now, simply text your destination address to 266266 (spells CooCoo) and within seconds users will receive the cross streets of that location and a detailed description of the corner and zip code all for free (your standard text message rates apply). ... read more
  • Posted at 8:46 AM
    The acquisition of Blackboard Inc. by Providence Equity Partners may bring the Gilfus Education Group's 2009 prediction about the evolution of a new breed of Enterprise Education Platforms one significant step closer. Based on industry research, client engagements and frustrations expressed by thousands of higher education institutions and school districts, the Gilfus Education Group predicted the "Combination of academic and administrative functionality into a more cohesive experience" at Educause 2009, a major education conference focused on the effective use of ... read more
  • Posted at 8:37 AM
    Avtex, a provider of integrated, interaction solutions, today announced its plans to sell and implement the Microsoft® Tellme® Integrated Voice Response (IVR) service. In response to a market shift toward on-demand contact center and enterprise communication applications, Avtex will add cloud-based speech self-service IVR from Microsoft ... read more
  • Posted at 8:35 AM
    Acurian, Inc., a leading, full-service provider of global patient recruitment and retention solutions, announced today the appointment of Shannon L. Yung as its newest Clinical Trial Liaison (CTL) team member. She joins a group dedicated to providing specialized, localized and personalized service for oncology trial patient ... read more
  • Cedrus Investments Expands Offering to RMB Products --- GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands
    Posted at 8:31 AM
    Cedrus Investments, a global boutique investment firm specializing in investment management and financial advisory services, has announced its latest offering of renminbi (RMB) – denominated investment products. The continued internationalization of the RMB ... read more
  • Posted at 8:31 AM
    BioForward, the member-driven voice for Wisconsin’s bioscience industry announced today that applications were now being accepted for its Emerging Company Showcase, sponsored by Exact Sciences, UW-Madison Office of Corporate Relations, and the Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation. Wisconsin-based companies who are ... read more
  • Posted at 8:30 AM
    Capgemini, one of the world's foremost providers of consulting, technology and outsourcing services, today announced the results of the Capgemini 2011 U.S. Metro Wealth Index, which monitors populations of high net worth individuals (HNWIs)1 within the top ten United States metropolitan statistical areas (MSAs). According ... read more
  • Posted at 8:30 AM
    GimmalSoft, a division of Gimmal, develops products that provide information lifecycle solutions for governance and compliance inside Microsoft SharePoint 2010. As a Microsoft Independent Software Vendor (ISV), GimmalSoft delivers solutions that enable decreased costs by harnessing the viral adoption of SharePoint into a true enterprise ... read more
  • Posted at 8:30 AM
    AVX Corporation, a leading manufacturer of advanced passive components and interconnect solutions, has developed an 0603 case size surface mount capacitor capable of supporting frequencies from 700 MHz to well above 5 GHz. Designated the MLOC Series, the advanced organic RF capacitors maintain high Q and ... read more
  • Posted at 8:30 AM
    GreatCall, Inc., a leader in wireless services focused on helping its customers stay connected, safe and healthy, today announced more results of the company’s 5Star Safety survey, conducted in conjunction with the National Safety Council’s National Safety Month and by TNS Global. The national independent Omnibus ... read more
  • Posted at 8:30 AM
    Berkeley Design Automation, Inc., the nanometer circuit verification leader today announced new agreements with leading EDA distributors in response to increased market demand for the Analog FastSPICE Platform. Berkeley Design Automation has selected Neutronics Solutions as representative in Canada, ICON Design Automation as representative in ... read more
  • Posted at 8:30 AM
    LAS VEGAS, NV -- (Marketwire) -- 07/12/11 -- Today at Cisco Live, the company's annual IT and communications conference, Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) introduced the infusion of multiple innovations into its flagship Catalyst® 6500 Series Switches, the most widely deployed network switches on earth. These innovations provide Catalyst 6500 customers with the capability to evolve their network infrastructure for the coming decade's proliferation of connected devices, growth of video traffic, cloud computing business models and increasingly mobile workforces -- ... read more
  • Posted at 8:29 AM
    Atmel® Corporation (NASDAQ: ATML), a leader in microcontroller and touch solutions, will hold a conference call Wednesday, August 3, 2011 at 2 p.m. PT to discuss its second quarter 2011 financial results. Atmel President and CEO Steven Laub and VP of Finance and CFO Stephen Cumming will be participating on this call. The earnings release will be issued at the close of market that same day. The conference call will be webcast live and can also be monitored by dialing 1-800-374-0405 ... read more