Book of Outsourcing, considered the outsourcing industry’s
definitive publication on vendor management, ranked Headstrong
the number one overall vendor in Financial Markets and Wealth Management
Information Technology Outsourcing (ITO), in its latest
report on the segment released earlier this ... read more
Hospira, Inc. (NYSE: HSP), a global specialty pharmaceutical and medication delivery company, today announced the extension of the tender offer by Discus Acquisition Corporation, a wholly owned Hospira subsidiary, to purchase all outstanding shares of the common stock of Javelin Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE - Amex: JAV). In accordance with the merger agreement between the parties, Hospira has delivered notice of the extension of the tender offer to Javelin based on its determination that all of the conditions to the offer ... read more
The FDNY Foundation has presented its annual Fire Commissioner's Humanitarian Award to United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) Chairman & CEO Louis Chenevert in recognition of the company's generous and longtime support for fire prevention and public safety in New York City.
The Fire Department of New York (FDNY) is the largest municipal fire department in the U.S. and protects more than 8 million residents. UTC companies have a distinguished history of supporting the FDNY over many years. Since ... read more
ENGLEWOOD, CO -- (Marketwire) -- 05/19/10 -- Evolving Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: EVOL), a leading provider of software solutions and services to the wireless, wireline and cable markets, today announced that CEO Thad Dupper and CFO Brian Ervine will present at the B. Riley & Co. 11th Annual Investor Conference in Santa Monica, CA, on Wednesday, May 26, 2010.
The Company's presentation material will be made available on May 26, 2010, at www.evolving.com
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Evolving Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: EVOL) is ... read more
TIO Networks Corp., (TSX-V: TNC) (“TIO”), North America’s leading
multi-channel expedited bill payment processor today announced that it
is launching a mobile bill payment platform that will allow nearly six
million energy customers in Northern and Central California to make bill
payments by using their mobile ... read more
HP (NYSE:HPQ) today presented new research from HP
Labs, the company’s central research arm, showing how the manure
output of cows and the heat output of data centers can be combined to
create an economically and environmentally sustainable operation.
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ZoomSafer, the leading provider of policy management software to prevent
distracted driving, announced today it has been invited to present
at the Mid-Atlantic Venture Association’s (MAVA) Capital ConnectionTM,
one of the nation’s premier venture capital and private equity
conferences, on May 19-20, 2010.
... read more
Citing the need to fully leverage customers’ investments in
communications systems and unite their global organizations, five global
technology companies today joined to form the Unified Communications
Interoperability Forum (UCIF), an alliance dedicated to enabling
standards-based, inter-vendor unified communications (UC)
... read more
Geron Corporation (Nasdaq: GERN) today announced positive data on its
orally available small molecule telomerase activator, TAT153, in an
animal model of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF). The data show that
administration of TAT153 increased telomerase activity in the lung
tissue, reduced inflammation, preserved functional lung tissue, ... read more
enVista, a leading enterprise and supply chain consulting services firm,
announced a 55 percent increase in sales for first quarter 2010 over
first quarter FY2009 within its Transportation Solutions division.
Privately held enVista has experienced strong and continuous growth
within this group since first offering transportation ... read more
Communications, Inc. (OTC: TLLE), a leading U.S. wireless services
and consumer electronics provider and the Official
Cellular Sponsor of the upcoming 2010 Crowne
Plaza Invitational at Colonial PGA
TOUR Golf Tournament, today announced that the Company will again
... read more
PGP Corporation, a global leader in trusted data protection, and Protegrity USA, Inc., an innovative leader in providing Data Security Management Solutions, today announced a new partnership to provide enterprise users with the industry's most comprehensive end-to-end encryption of sensitive data throughout its lifecycle and wherever it flows. Solutions from PGP Corporation and Protegrity will bring together desktop data protection and server data protection - all under centralized and automated key management, policy management, and administration.
The unique PGP Corporation and ... read more
ConnectWise, the leading business operating system designed exclusively for IT service providers, today announced that it has been selected to participate in the Developer Sandbox at Google I/O 2010 at the Moscone Center in San Francisco May 19-20. ConnectWise will demonstrate Google Calendar sync, Gmail and Google Docs integration as well as a version of ConnectWise Mobile for the Android v 2.1, which has just been added to the Google Apps Marketplace.
The Developer Sandbox features more than 100 ... read more
"Saving face can't make you safe. Talk about HIV" is the theme for today's sixth annual observance of National Asian and Pacific Islander HIV/AIDS Awareness Day.
As an Asian American, I have become fully aware of the stigma and silence around HIV in my community. Saving face is a common cultural norm among Asian and Pacific Islanders that contributes to silence around talking about HIV.
So on this important occasion, I want to acknowledge all the people working to break the ... read more
OVERVIEW: Get ready for a full dose of medical mystery when "House" Season Six comes to Blu-ray(TM) Hi-Def and DVD on August 31, 2010 from Universal Studios Home Entertainment - the first season of this award-winning series to be presented on Blu-ray(TM). Hugh Laurie is joined by James Earl Jones (Star Wars), Laura Prepon ("That 70's Show") and David Strathairn (The Bourne Ultimatum) in guest appearances as he returns to his Golden Globe®-winning and Primetime Emmy® Award-nominated role ... read more
Lionbridge Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: LIOX), today announced that it has joined Microsoft and other technology leaders in the Interop Vendor Alliance. The Interop Vendor Alliance is an industry-wide group that recruits the top information technology companies in the world to achieve greater interoperability across platforms. Lionbridge was selected to join the alliance because of its innovative interoperability documentation laboratory service and its interoperability testing services that help organizations identify interoperability issues and seamlessly integrate disparate environments.
"As a leader in ... read more
Abbott received Biologic License Application (BLA) approval from the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the ABBOTT PRISM Chagas test. The test is a fully automated blood screening assay that can detect antibodies to Trypansoma cruzi (T. cruzi), a parasite found only in the Americas and most commonly acquired through contact with the blood-sucking triatomine or "kissing bug." According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, an estimated eight to 11 million people are infected worldwide with ... read more
GenVec, Inc. (Nasdaq: GNVC) today announced that Mark O. Thornton, M.D., M.P.H., Ph.D., will resign as Senior Vice President, Product Development effective May 23, 2010 in order to accept a position with another company.
Paul H. Fischer, GenVec's President and CEO stated, "Over the past three and a half years, Mark made important contributions to the company and we wish him well with his new endeavors."
GenVec, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company developing novel therapeutic drugs and vaccines. GenVec ... read more
Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) today announced the U.S. and European launches of the Sterling(®) SL PTA Balloon Dilatation Catheter, a high-performance balloon dilatation catheter designed for use in peripheral angioplasty procedures below the knee. The Company plans to launch the product immediately in both markets.
The Sterling SL Balloon Catheter was developed specifically to address physicians' needs in treating below-the-knee arteries by providing a low tip profile, excellent deliverability and rapid deflation time. It expands the Company's ... read more
Volcano Corporation (Nasdaq: VOLC) announced today it received both 510(k) clearance and CE Mark approval for its PrimeWire PRESTIGE(TM) Pressure Guide Wire for use with patients who have both single-vessel and multi-vessel disease. This next generation pressure wire is compatible with Volcano's full suite of integrated multi-modality consoles and stand-alone physiology systems as well as various hemodynamic monitoring systems. The first clinical cases with the device have taken place at various U.S. and European sites. Commercial launch of the PrimeWire ... read more