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Tuesday, January 24, 2012

  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    Kaiser Permanente already has the largest electronic medical record system in the world. Today, the health care organization announced that 9 million Kaiser Permanente patients now can easily access their own medical information anywhere in the world on mobile devices through a mobile-optimized website. Kaiser Permanente has released a new app for Android devices, and users of other mobile devices, including the iPhone, can also get full access to that information from the Kaiser Permanente health record system with the ... read more
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    COLORADO SPRINGS, CO -- (Marketwire) -- 01/24/12 -- XIO, the leader in performance driven storage, announced it has been named to CRN's 2012 Data Center 100 list. This annual list recognizes technology vendors for powering, supporting and protecting today's data center services in an environmentally and economically friendly manner, while boosting efficiency and productivity. The honor caps a year in which XIO was awarded several channel distinctions by CRN, including the prestigious 5-Star Partner rating. XIO's revolutionary HDD/SSD platform Hyper ... read more
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    Electronic Arts (EA) Inc. (NASDAQ:EA) announced today that Origin™, EA’s direct-to-consumer gaming platform, will soon feature PC downloadable games from Trion Worlds, Robot Entertainment and nine other game publishers. Starting today, Trion’s MMORPG Rift™ is the first new title added to Origin for purchase and download ... read more
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    MetaFarms Inc., a leading provider of information systems to livestock producers, today announced the appointment of Dr. Tom Stein as the Company's Executive Chairman, Chief Innovations Officer and Chairman of the Board of Directors, effective January 1, 2012. Mr. Chad Becker will succeed Stein as President and Chief Executive Officer. "MetaFarms is a trusted leader in livestock production software and technology services," said Dr. Stein. "Our software applications are being used throughout North America to track almost 20 million ... read more
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    NetGen Communications, Inc., a spin-off of Commetrex Corporation, announced today the immediate availability of Smart ATA(TM), which NetGen bills as the only ATA to deliver the high transaction success rates that ITSP subscribers are demanding. Announced at ITEXPO last September, Smart ATA - powered by Commetrex' patent-pending Smart FoIP - is now available from NetGen in evaluation quantities. After extensive testing, Commetrex found that 5-10% of T.38 failures in SIP networks were due to faulty interaction between the SIP call-control subsystem ... read more
  • Commetrex Offers FoIP Consulting to ITSPs --- ATLANTA, Jan. 24, 2012
    Posted at 7:00 AM
    Commetrex today announced the addition of FoIP consulting services to its portfolio of products and services. With over 13 years of experience in assisting telecom-equipment vendors, service providers, and carriers in the use of T.38 fax relay, Commetrex has watched the use of T.38 move from the confines of the enterprise network to the furthest reaches of IP-carrier networks via SIP trunking. And it hasn't always been a smooth progression of wider-and-wider deployments. Commetrex offers products that directly address these ... read more
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    Applied Software, a leading and nationally recognized Autodesk Value-Added Reseller, announced today that it has earned the new Factory Specialization designation for value-added resellers from Autodesk, Inc., a world leader in 3D design, engineering and entertainment software. As an Autodesk Specialized Partner, Applied Software has shown that it has made significant investment in its people, has a solid business plan specific to its specialization area, has customer references and can provide a high level of expertise, experience and support to ... read more
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    Forty-five percent of doctors in small or medium-sized practices report that their practice is doing better this year compared to last according to a survey released today by Practice Fusion, the free, web-based Electronic Medical Record (EMR) company. The second annual State of the Small Practice report also showed that technology has made things easier for over 60 percent of US medical providers in private practice. Administrative costs, insurance and reimbursement issues continue to be major burdens in a rapidly ... read more
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    The Microsoft/OSIsoft Worldwide Utility Industry Survey 2012, released today at the DistribuTECH Conference & Exhibition, shows a 25 percent increase over last year in the number of utilities companies that have implemented smart-grid technology. The survey also shows that 28 percent of companies surveyed are in the planning phase, but 24 percent still have not started adopting any smart-grid technology. However, 63 percent of participants expect their budgets for these technologies to increase over the next two or three years. (Logo: ... read more
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    SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 01/24/12 -- Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT) -- a world leader in high-performance network security -- today announced the introduction of two new DNS caching appliances designed for the SMB, Enterprise, Federal, Financial Services and Educational markets. The FortiDNS-400C and FortiDNS-1000C, the first of a planned product family of security-focused DNS, DHCP and IPAM solutions, enable organizations to prevent malicious attacks against their DNS infrastructure. The FortiDNS-400C and FortiDNS-1000C are the result of a technology partnership ... read more
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    MORRISVILLE, NC -- (Marketwire) -- 01/24/12 -- Tekelec (NASDAQ: TKLC), the mobile broadband solutions company, today published research from industry analyst firm Heavy Reading showing that the majority of tier one mobile operators plan to integrate policy servers with existing charging and billing systems rather than deploy pre-integrated policy and charging systems from a single vendor. The report, "Policy, Charging & Billing: What Tier 1 Operators Want," finds that "scaling pre-integrated solutions based on proprietary interfaces between policy and ... read more
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    COMMERCE, MI -- (Marketwire) -- 01/24/12 -- iTeknik Holding Corporation (PINKSHEETS: ITKH), a leader in the global communications market, today announced that its Chairman and CEO, Fred Wicks, was interviewed by TheStockRadio.com. In the interview Mr. Wicks discusses iTeknik Holding Corporation's growth strategy. In addition, Mr. Wicks discusses iTeknik's core business, Send Global Corporation, and its significant growth in the telecom sector since FY 2010. The interview can be viewed at http://thestockradio.com. Fredrick W. Wicks, Chairman and CEO of ... read more
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    SANTA BARBARA, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 01/24/12 -- In the wake of the massive Amazon server reboot, there is a heightened awareness that technology performance plays a key role in the success or failure of companies. LogicMonitor, a leading provider of hosted monitoring for physical, virtual, and cloud-based IT environments today announced its latest release with enhanced features that will help businesses avoid outages, and extract more actionable data from their technology infrastructure with greater ease than any ... read more
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    CAMBRIDGE, MA -- (Marketwire) -- 01/24/12 -- Basho Technologies, the leader in highly available, distributed data store technologies, announced today that Auric Systems International, a leader in merchant transaction processing solutions, relies on Basho's Riak to power its PaymentVault™ solution for PCI compliance. Riak was chosen because of the simplicity by which it replicates data, including stored encrypted credit card tokenized data, its ability to automate the aging of data, and its availability as open source. The solution ... read more
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    SALT LAKE CITY, UT -- (Marketwire) -- 01/24/12 -- C7 Data Centers (C7) today announced it has been selected to provide data center services to Loma Linda University Medical Center (LLUMC). This multi-year service contract was awarded following an extensive national evaluation and selection process provided by DataCenterAndColocation, a colocation consulting company, involving multiple data center service providers. World-renowned Loma Linda University Medical Center is home to some of the nation's largest clinical programs, providing Whole Person Care ... read more
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    SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 01/24/12 -- Arteris, Inc., the inventor and leading supplier of network-on-chip (NoC) interconnect IP solutions, today announced that it has finished the twelve months of 2011 with an accounting profit based on strong revenue growth. Arteris' growth in 2011 was driven by increasing semiconductor vendor adoption of Arteris® FlexNoC®, the company's second-generation network on chip IP platform, and interchip link IP products. IP licensees in 2011 grew from 18 at beginning of the year ... read more
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    HOUSTON, TX -- (Marketwire) -- 01/24/12 -- As service providers look to create differentiated service offerings, they turn to technologies that can help optimize existing IT investments and virtualization deployments, as well as meet the IT service requirements of business users. With that in mind, NetIQ today announced NetIQ Cloud Manager 2.0, a solution that enables service providers to respond to the consumerization of IT by aligning IT assets to business priorities. With NetIQ Cloud Manager 2.0, ... read more
  • Posted at 6:59 AM
    As part of its 2012 growth plan, Verivo Software has a new corporate address -- 1000 Winter Street in Waltham, MA. This move reflects the company’s significant growth and the need to expand its talent base to meet and sustain the rapidly accelerating demand for its ... read more
  • Posted at 6:54 AM
    Psychemedics Corporation (NASDAQ: PMD) , hair testing pioneer and global leader for 25 years, announced today that the United States Patent Office issued a seventh patent, US No. 8,084,215, to the company. This patent focuses on liquefying hair and releasing drugs trapped in the hair without destroying the drugs. The new patented method can be used with a broad range of immunoassay screen techniques, mass spectrometry methods, and chromatographic procedures. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111107/NE00639LOGO ) Raymond C. Kubacki, Chairman and ... read more
  • Posted at 6:52 AM
    TAGSYS, the leading provider of item-level RFID infrastructure, today announced that it is increasing its investment in the North and South American marketplaces, and has appointed a new executive team to ramp up its presence in the Americas. ... read more