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Wednesday, July 6, 2011

  • Posted at 12:30 PM
    PetFlow.com, the online store that delivers all of your pet’s needs on a schedule that you choose, announced today that it has raised $10 million in its series B round of financing. The latest round was led by Lightspeed Venture Partners, a leading venture capital firm ... read more
  • Posted at 12:26 PM
    BURBANK, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 07/06/11 -- One doesn't have to look long to find out why an ever-escalating number of companies recovering from the recession are turning to virtualization: cost. Instead of one server running one instance of an operating system, now several such instances -- or even several operating systems -- can be launched that act as complete and whole servers unto themselves. To the hosting machine, each virtual machine appears like an application, and the ... read more
  • Posted at 12:21 PM
    Cisco Live conference - Lancope, Inc., a leader in flow-based security, network and application performance monitoring, has announced that it will co-present with Cisco on harnessing the power of NetFlow in the Catalyst 6500 Series Switch at the Cisco Live conference. The conference will run from July 10-14 in Las Vegas, and the presentation will take place throughout the show at the Cisco Catalyst Switching Innovations Booth #711. By utilizing Lancope's StealthWatch® monitoring capabilities alongside Cisco infrastructure, organizations can obtain ... read more
  • Posted at 12:21 PM
    The DoD is making alternative energy a bigger priority than ever before. Conserving energy, lowering costs, reducing reliance on foreign oil, and increasing tactical and strategic security are the goals of new efforts toward “greening” the services. With a new partnership with the DoE and a ... read more
  • Posted at 12:15 PM
    Rimini Street, Inc., the leading third-party maintenance and support provider for enterprise software, including Oracle Corporation’s (NASDAQ: ORCL) Siebel, PeopleSoft, JD Edwards and E-Business Suite software, and SAP ... read more
  • Posted at 12:08 PM
    Fifty Milwaukee teens will have summer jobs and gain valuable skills with the kick off of Johnson Controls' (NYSE: JCI) sixth annual Conservation Leadership Corps (CLC) summer youth jobs program. Since Johnson Controls launched the CLC in Milwaukee in 2006, more than 350 students have participated in the program, which provides meaningful, paid employment focused on environmental stewardship, leadership and teamwork skills. Other partners in the CLC include the Student Conservation Association (SCA), Milwaukee Area Workforce Investment Board (MAWIB) and ... read more
  • CarWoo! MarketPlace Reveals Dealer Rating Accuracy --- BURLINGAME, Calif., July 6, 2011
    Posted at 12:00 PM
    CarWoo! (www.carwoo.com), the only true online MarketPlace for car buyers and sellers captures both transactional and behavioral data throughout the course of a car purchase. The MarketPlace also maintains a review system where buyers can rate their experiences with dealers. A comprehensive analysis of the comments made by buyers reveals what factors drive the ratings given by car buyers. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/carwoo-marketplace-reveals-dealer-rating-accuracy-125050069.html A view of the word heat maps generated by the ... read more
  • Posted at 11:54 AM
    Harris Corporation (NYSE: HRS), an international communications and information technology company, will host a conference call on Tuesday, August 2, 2011, at 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time (ET) to discuss its fourth quarter fiscal year 2011 financial results. The company will issue a press release reporting its fourth quarter earnings at approximately 4:00 p.m. ET. The dial-in numbers for the teleconference are (866) 788-0539 (U.S.) and (857) 350-1677 (International), using participant code 84980289. Please allow at least 10 ... read more
  • Posted at 11:51 AM
    SEMI-GAS® Systems, a division of Applied Energy Systems, Inc, and a manufacturer of industry-leading ultra-high purity gas source and distribution systems, offers bulk specialty gas source systems to safely deliver hazardous specialty gases from large vessels at high flow rates. The source systems are designed to supply NH(3), HCl, SiH(4), N(2)O, H(2) and other hazardous specialty process gases at flow rates from 100 slpm to 1,000 slpm. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110706/PH30927 ) SEMI-GAS Systems' bulk specialty gas source systems consolidate many gas cabinets into ... read more
  • Posted at 11:51 AM
    Michael Baker Jr., Inc., an engineering unit of Michael Baker Corporation (NYSE Amex: BKR), has announced that George Riedel, CFM, formerly the Deputy Executive Director of the Association of State Floodplain Managers (ASFPM) and leader of the flood program for the Missouri State Emergency Management Agency ... read more
  • Posted at 11:49 AM
    Diskeeper Corporation announced today that Diskeeper® performance software has marked another milestone by winning over two thousand awards to date. The success of the product is a tribute to the years of continual innovation. Diskeeper increases the speed and reliability of all PCs by improving system ... read more
  • DealChicken.com to Hatch in Detroit --- DETROIT, July 6, 2011
    Posted at 11:47 AM
    Detroit Media Partnership today announced that on Tuesday, July 12, it will launch DealChicken.com, a unique daily deals site promoted in The Detroit News and Detroit Free Press. This is part of a larger rollout by Gannett Co., Inc., (NYSE: GCI), Detroit Free Press' parent company, to more than 50 markets across the U.S. by the end of 2011. More than just another daily deals site, DealChicken merchants benefit from both newspapers' long-established presence in Michigan. The Detroit ... read more
  • Posted at 11:47 AM
    D-Link, a leading provider of high-end networking solutions, today announced Nederland Independent School District (ISD) was awarded the D-Link Texas Computer Education Association (TCEA) IP Surveillance Technology Grant consisting of a complete D-Link IP-based surveillance system, including IP cameras, network switches and network video recorder storage system. The Grant was announced by D-Link at the TCEA 2011 annual conference to support state-wide initiatives to ensure the physical safety and security of Texas students, teachers, staff, and physical property. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110706/SF30992LOGO) Nederland ... read more
  • Posted at 11:46 AM
    PPG Industries (NYSE: PPG) announces the following details for its second quarter 2011 earnings release and teleconference call. Earnings release: ... read more
  • Posted at 11:43 AM
    HOLLYWOOD, FL -- (Marketwire) -- 07/06/11 -- The Wasie Foundation and Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital Foundation announce the creation of a $2.5 million matching challenge grant that will raise funds for the new Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital, slated to open July 21st. The Wasie Foundation Challenge for Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital will match dollar-for-dollar all new gifts and pledges starting at $20 and above from June 2011 through July 2012. New and incremental increases for event sponsorship dollars will ... read more
  • Posted at 11:31 AM
    Noblis, Inc., a leading provider of science, technology, and strategy services to the federal government, was awarded a Prime contract for the United States Army National Guard's Independent Validation and Verification/Program Management Office/Technical Science and Engineering Support and Acquisition Support ... read more
  • Posted at 11:30 AM
    Scientists analyzing data from NASA's Cassini spacecraft now have the first-ever, up-close details of a Saturn storm that is eight times the surface area of Earth. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) On Dec. 5, 2010, Cassini first detected the storm that has been raging ever since. It appears at approximately 35 degrees north latitude on Saturn. Pictures from Cassini's imaging cameras show the storm wrapping around the entire planet covering approximately 1.5 billion square miles (4 billion square kilometers). The storm is about 500 times ... read more
  • Posted at 11:30 AM
    Unify Corp. (NASDAQ:UNFY) today announced that it will change its name to Daegis Inc., effective at 4:59 p.m. ET today. Commencing with the market open on Thursday, July 7, 2011, the newly renamed Daegis will trade on the NASDAQ under the symbol DAEG. ... read more
  • Posted at 11:30 AM
    Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE: BMY) and Innate Pharma S.A. (Euronext Paris: FR0010331421, IPH) today announced a global agreement for the development and commercialization of IPH2102, a novel antibody in Phase I development for the treatment of cancer. ... read more
  • Posted at 11:29 AM
    Electronic Recyclers International (ERI), the world’s largest recycler of electronic waste, and first tenant of the new Badin Business Park at the site of the former Alcoa aluminum smelting plant, has announced that it will host a job fair as part of its search for “green-collar” ... read more