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Monday, December 12, 2011

  • Posted at 6:05 AM
    IO, the leading provider of next-generation modular data center technology and services, announced today that it has been awarded a contract with ISSQUARED, Inc., a leading information systems management service provider. As part of the agreement, IO will provide ISSQUARED with Data Center as a Service (DCaaS(TM)) at IO Phoenix, delivered through its modular data center technology platform IO Anywhere(®). "As IT systems and business processes become more complex, IO shares our strong vision to simplify that complexity while increasing resiliency ... read more
  • Posted at 6:04 AM
    Entrust, a leader in identity-based security solutions, has announced the findings of a new survey with IT decision makers in the UK*, which reveals that almost a quarter of organizations, 23%, have suffered a security breach as a result of identity fraud which was linked to a lost or stolen authentication device. The survey, which examines current and alternative methods of authentication, reveals that hard tokens are still widely used in the workplace, with four in five large organizations deploying ... read more
  • Posted at 6:04 AM
    Photo Stencil, a leading full-service provider of high-performance stencils and tooling, now makes available its full range of stencil products and technologies integrated in DEK’s VectorGuard® frameless stencil tensioning system. This includes Photo Stencil’s new NicAlloy-XT™, chemical etch, step, ... read more
  • Posted at 6:03 AM
    Vanderplaats Research and Development (VR&D), Inc. announces today the release of VisualDOC Version 7.0, for the computer aided analysis community. (Logo: <font size="2" face="Arial">http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111212/LA20272LOGO</font>) A completely revamped graphical user interface that dramatically increases the flexibility of process integration, system automation, and design optimization leads the list of new features in VisualDOC version 7.0. VisualDOC is a multidisciplinary design, optimization, and process integration software which can be used to define, execute, and automate a design process. It includes design modules ... read more
  • Posted at 6:03 AM
    SOASTA®, Inc., the leader in cloud-based performance testing, today announced it has secured $12 million in funding. The round was led by The Entrepreneurs' Fund, with participation from prior investors Canaan Partners, Formative Ventures, and Pelion Venture Partners. The proceeds ... read more
  • Posted at 6:01 AM
    SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 12/12/11 -- SeaMicro™, the Silicon Valley pioneer of low power server technology, today announced that it has received the 2011 Best Electronic Design Award from Electronic Design magazine in the "computers" category. Just days after the company's prestigious win at the Platts Energy Awards, SeaMicro's revolutionary low-power servers are recognized once more, this time by Electronic Design, whose staff editors picked the finalists from companies covered in the publication during the last year. ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    REDWOOD SHORES, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 12/12/11 -- Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) News Facts Oracle today announced the release of the Connected Digital Lifestyle Solution, providing communications service providers (CSPs) with a unified platform for service exposure, content management and delivery, and advertising to enable new revenue streams and increase customer loyalty. Oracle also announced the availability of Oracle Communications Services Gatekeeper 5.0 -- part of Oracle's Connected Digital Lifecycle solution -- which enables communications service providers (CSPs) to leverage their ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 12/12/11 -- Sitecore today announced that it has been named to the EContent 100 List as one of the companies that matters most in the digital content industry. This marks the fifth consecutive year Sitecore has been included in the top 100 listing. Some of the top companies that made the list include: Adobe Systems, Inc., AOL, Inc., Brightcove, Inc., Facebook, Microsoft, Netflix, News Corp and Twitter. The EContent 100 honors the companies that ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 12/12/11 -- Theravance, Inc. (NASDAQ: THRX) announced today the initiation of an Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) Phase 2 study with TD-9855, the lead compound in Theravance's MonoAmine Reuptake INhibitor (MARIN) program. TD-9855 is an investigational norepinephrine and serotonin reuptake inhibitor (NSRI) for the treatment of central nervous system (CNS) conditions such as ADHD and chronic pain. "We are excited that our internal discovery group has produced another compound with the potential to make ... read more
  • Red Pages Announces Hot 100 Celebrities for 2012 --- NEW YORK, December 12, 2011
    Posted at 6:00 AM
    NEW YORK, December 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Actors China Anne McClain, Jake T Austin, Josh Hutcherson and Brit Marling, musicians Azealia Banks, Lana Del Rey and K.Flay, sportspeople Jordyn Wieber and Andrew Luck, models Charlotte Free and Jessica Clarke, bloggers Gaby Dunn and Emily Schuman, and author Liza Klaussmann are among the rising stars in this year's Red Pages Hot 100. Returning for its sixth year, the annual Red Pages ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    Dot Hill Systems Corp. (Nasdaq: HILL), a leading provider of Unified Virtual Storage and SAN storage solutions, has been selected by HTA, a multidisciplinary architectural and graphics design consultancy, to underpin its move to virtualization with Dot Hill's AssuredSAN(TM) series of networked RAID arrays. Based in London and Edinburgh, HTA has a multitude of in-house design disciplines and a growing number of award-winning residential and urban design contracts in place. Its IT infrastructure supports graphic-intensive applications such as Bentley® MicroStation ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    OHO Interactive has been selected as the winner in the Educational Institution category for the 16th Annual MITX Interactive Awards. The annual Interactive Awards program is the largest awards competition in the country recognizing achievements in the creation of web and mobile innovations and emerging applications produced and developed in New England. The MITX Award winners were announced in 26 categories - including six "Best of" awards including "Best of Show" and "Best Use of Technology" - at a sold ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    The holidays can be a stressful time for couples - gift giving, family pressures, where to spend the holidays -- it all adds up. Now a new intimacy product, Masque Sexual Flavors, is helping couples share a little holiday cheer with their partner. (Photo: <font size="2" face="Arial">http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110824/FL57099</font> ) Masque Sexual Flavors is an orally-dissolvable, flavored gel strip that blocks certain taste profiles associated with pleasuring a man and his subsequent climax. The product is available in four flavors - watermelon, strawberry, mango ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    Activision Publishing, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Activision Blizzard, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATVI), announced today that Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare(TM) 3 crossed the $1 billion mark in sales since its launch on November 8, 2011, according to Charttrack and retail customer sell-through information. Highlighting the trend of interactive entertainment gaining a greater hold of audiences worldwide, the game achieved this milestone in just 16 days, eclipsing the record set in 2009 by the feature film "Avatar," which reached the ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    Hughes Network Systems, LLC (HUGHES), the global leader in broadband satellite solutions and services, today announced that Hughes has signed a protocol of cooperation with Tomsk Polytechnic University (TPU) on the inauguration of the First Satellite Technology Education Center in Tomsk, Russia, for which it is a sponsor in collaboration with the Scientific Industrial Center, STRELA, and the University. (Logo: <font size="2" face="Arial">http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110112/NE29456LOGO</font> ) "Hughes is most proud to be a sponsor of this very worthwhile initiative and to collaborate with ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    Aleris today announced that it will build a specialized casting facility for aluminum-lithium plate and sheet products. The facility will be built at its Koblenz, Germany plant and will expand the company's ability to meet the needs of the aerospace market. Aluminum-lithium alloys enable aircraft manufacturers to increase fuel efficiency through the weight reduction provided by aluminum while maintaining strength, and corrosion and fatigue resistance. Additionally, aluminum's infinite recyclability provides a compelling sustainability benefit. The new facility will be able ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    Sotera Defense Solutions (Sotera), a provider of mission-critical, technology-based systems, solutions and services for national security agencies and programs of the U.S. government, was recently awarded a contract to continue its support of the Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) in Washington, D.C. The $6 million, one-year contract includes 4 option years which if exercised will increase the total contract value to $34 million. (Logo: <font size="2" face="Arial">http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110405/PH77108LOGO</font> ) Under the contract which is part of the Laboratory and At Sea Based ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    The following is being released today by MobileCause: ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    M2 Technologies Principal, Matthew Burke, today announced the addition of Jason Ormsbee and Adam Monk, as Sales Executives. The addition of these positions enhances M2's commitment to customer service excellence. The M2 team has continued to grow over the last year and is expected to add more sales executives and technical talent in the upcoming year. They are continually looking at new opportunities to expand and ensure their customer base is covered. "Jason and Adam bring a tremendous level ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    Begslist.org, the most popular "cyber begging" and donation website, reports online begging has been seeing a 91% to 177% visitor increase every month this year with the highest visitor totals being seen in November and December as the holidays approach. According to monthly web statistics for Begslist.org, posts for help have grown as well as the amount of secure donations being received through the site. Wikipedia defines Internet begging, cyber-begging, or Internet panhandling as the online version of traditional begging, ... read more