Level 3 Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: LVLT) today announced that the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association has renewed its agreement with Level 3. The association, based in Chicago, provides healthcare coverage for nearly 98 million members - nearly a third of the U.S. population.
Under the terms of the renewed two-year agreement, Level 3 will now offer content delivery network (CDN) and other managed services, including managed Ethernet access and protection against distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks to the independent ... read more
Boingo Wireless, Inc. (NASDAQ: WIFI), the Wi-Fi industry’s leading
provider of software and services worldwide, has launched managed Wi-Fi
services in the Malpensa (MXP) and Linate (LIN) airports in Milan,
Italy, as part of an agreement with Societa per Azioni Esercizi
... read more
The Board of Directors of the National Rural Telecommunications
Cooperative (NRTC) announced today that telecommunications and
technology executive Tim Bryan has been named NRTC’s Chief Executive
Officer effective August 1 and that Jack Harvey, current President and
CEO, will remain President.
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Enterprise Fleet Management, a leader in fleet management services, has
partnered with Sprint (NYSE:S)
to offer Mobile Resource Manager (MRM), a cutting-edge
machine-to-machine (M2M) solution.
MRM is a Web-based solution that provides companies real-time visibility
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GeNOsys, Inc. (OTCBB:GNYS), a medical research and development company,
announced the appointment of Mr. Dale Fillmore as its President.
For the past four years, Mr. Fillmore served as President and Chief
Operations Officer of a privately owned corporation with revenues in
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Media, a 360-degree “transmedia”
company producing innovative, collaborative content, happily announces
Carrie Rosten as its new Chief Brand Officer. Rosten will lead new sales
and interactive marketing initiatives for BULLETT.
Rosten ... read more
QinetiQ North America announced today the award of an Expert Scientific and Analytical Support (ESAS) contract from the U.S. Air Force's Technical Applications Center (AFTAC). With options, this six-year Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract has a total value of $36.5 million. AFTAC is based at Patrick Air Force Base in Florida.
Under this contract, QinetiQ North America will work with AFTAC's Atmosphere and Space Directorate in their role supporting AFTAC's worldwide mission to operate and maintain the U.S. ... read more
Stryker Joint Preservation, a business unit of Stryker's Orthopaedics group, today announced at the 2011 American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine its new G-Lok implant has joined its comprehensive VersiTomic portfolio for ACL/PCL reconstruction.
Built upon the same versatile, anatomic, and reliable advanced technology as products currently in the VersiTomic portfolio, the VersiTomic G-Lok is designed to provide suspension fixation of soft tissue to bone during orthopaedic reconstruction procedures.
The G-Lok's unique rod design creates a spring-like action which allows ... read more
SANYO North America Corporation (SANYO) Biomedical Solutions Division and BD Biosciences, a segment of BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company), announced a strategic agreement today to jointly promote cutting-edge life science research tools designed to advance cell culture and cell therapy research, which will help them expand their presence in the cell therapy, cell culture and overall life sciences markets.
"Leveraging our collective strengths, SANYO and BD Biosciences aim to continually advance products that help research and development," said SANYO Biomedical Solutions ... read more
Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ALXN), today announced that the
Company will report its financial results for the second quarter ended
June 30, 2011 on Thursday, July 21, 2011 before the financial markets
open. Following the release of the financial results, Alexion management
will conduct a conference ... read more
Sprint (NYSE: S) announced today a new name – Sprint Open Solutions
Conference – for its annual developer conference and that it will be
held Nov. 2-4, 2011, in Santa Clara, Calif. Registration is now open for
the conference at http://developer.sprint.com/devcon2011.
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Quintiles today reached a significant milestone in its prime site
program with the official opening of a clinical research facility within
Queen Mary, University of London.
Queen Mary was Quintiles’ first prime site, with the collaboration
dating back to ... read more
Xerox Corporation’s (NYSE: XRX)
8080 Digital Press handles jobs ranging from direct
mail and calendars
– opening up new ways for printers of all sizes and scope to ... read more
the fastest growing social site in the U.S. for both Personal AND Work
connections in one place —and the only one which allows users to see who
is searching for them—today announced the ability for members to promote
their local services for free, and have ... read more
Customers who live, work and play in Atlantic City and at several other shore points are expected to experience improved mobile broadband coverage and voice performance as a result of continued investment and innovation by AT&T. The company announced today that it has completed a key initiative in its ongoing efforts to enhance the wireless capacity and performance of its mobile broadband network throughout Atlantic and Cape May counties.
The network enhancement adds new layers of frequency, also known as "carriers," ... read more
USA, Inc., a subsidiary of MISUMI Corporation, part of MISUMI
Group, Inc. (Tokyo:
9962), has announced the addition of three new Standard Precision
Positioning Stages to its comprehensive selection of low-cost
... read more
Ellie Mae® (NYSE Amex:ELLI), the provider of software and automation
solutions for mortgage bankers, community banks, credit unions and other
mortgage lenders, today announced the first of two annual releases that
are scheduled for Encompass360®. This release includes compliance
upgrades, increased eFolder capabilities, new tools to ... read more
Software Corporation (NASDAQ: PRGS), a leading software provider
that enables enterprises to be operationally
responsive, has today announced that Reed Business Information,
Europe's largest online and offline publisher, has selected the Progress®
Sonic® Enterprise Service Bus (ESB) product to ... read more
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC -- (Marketwire) -- 07/07/11 -- A new study by Cutting Edge Information finds that 35% of drug companies' medical affairs teams have added health economics and outcomes research (HEOR) responsibilities to their role.
"Although it is still an emerging trend, the addition of HEOR responsibilities to medical affairs teams is a tremendous indicator of how the industry will conduct business in the future," said Jason Richardson, president of Cutting Edge Information.
As healthcare costs rise around ... read more
Sofie Biosciences, developer of molecular imaging systems and probes, has been awarded a 2011 Phase I Small Business Innovation Research grant from the Department of Energy. Of the 2,163 applications received in response to their funding notice, only 197 were selected to receive Phase I grants.
Positron Emission Tomography (PET) is a molecular imaging modality that utilizes radio labeled molecules ("probes") to target and measure biological processes. Basic scientists can use the same probes to examine cells and mice ... read more