CA Technologies (Nasdaq: CA) today announced that it will present at several upcoming investor conferences. In addition, the company reported that George Fischer, executive vice president and group executive, Worldwide Sales and Operations, will moderate a customer panel discussion on industry trends, evolving IT needs and CA Technologies strategy for optimizing solutions across the enterprise.
Live and archived audio webcasts of the presentations, as well as any supporting materials, will be available on the company's website at http://investor.ca.com/.
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(GEOINT, Booth #757) - Penn State Public Broadcasting (PSPB) has successfully launched its Geospatial Revolution Project, thanks in part to the support of Harris Corporation (NYSE: HRS). As a major supporter of the educational project, Harris provided funding and contributed the animation skills of one of its technicians. The announcement was made during GEOINT 2010, being held November 1-4 at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans.
Rob Lowe, geospatial technician at Harris, created the ... read more
3LCD, the world's number one projection technology, today announced that projectors featuring the world's first reflective high-temperature polysilicon (Reflective HTPS) liquid crystal chip for 3LCD will soon be available in major markets worldwide. The new 3LCD Reflective projectors recently earned rave reviews at IFA in Berlin, Germany and the U.S.-based CEDIA exhibition in Atlanta. The new reflective chip, measuring 0.74 inches on the diagonal, supports full high-definition content (1920 x 1080) and provides increased contrast ratios.
With the recent ... read more
PharmaNet Development Group, Inc., a leading provider of clinical development services to pharmaceutical, biotechnology, generic drug and medical device companies, today announced its experts will share their insights on key industry topics during the 9th Annual Partnerships in Clinical Trials Conference taking place from 16-19 November at Reed Messe in Vienna, Austria.
At the conference, members of PharmaNet's management team will discuss the opportunities and challenges currently facing the CRO industry, including the impact of the economic environment on ... read more
Abbott (NYSE: ABT) and Enanta Pharmaceuticals today announced positive results from a Phase 2 study of ABT-450/r, an investigational, oral protease inhibitor being developed for the treatment of hepatitis C (HCV) infection. Initial 3-day and 4-week results suggest that ABT-450/r (ABT-450 with 100mg of ritonavir to support once-daily dosing) demonstrates potent antiviral activity in treatment-naïve adults. Results show that more than 90 percent of patients (21 of 23) on study drug achieved HCV-RNA levels <25 IU/mL at four ... read more
Alexza Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ALXA) announced today that it will report results for its fiscal quarter ended September 30, 2010, on Tuesday, November 9, 2010 following the close of the U.S. financial markets. As the Company recently held an investor conference call on October 11th, there will not be a conference call held in conjunction with the release of the Company's third quarter results. The Company will provide a regulatory update regarding its AZ-004 New Drug Application (NDA) ... read more
For years, treatment options for patients with advanced melanoma have been bleak, with survival averaging around one year after diagnosis. But as the research community hones in on treatments that may be the first to improve survival, the patient community in the Washington, D.C. metro area is focusing their efforts on fueling promising research through the Melanoma Research Foundation (MRF).
Chad MacDonald, who lost his wife Brenda to melanoma in 2005, is joined by several other area families ... read more
Tektronix Communications, a proven leading worldwide provider of Network Intelligence and communications test solutions, today announced its OptiMon suite of advanced network optimization products has been awarded the 2010 China's Best Telecommunication Network Optimization Tool. This marks the second consecutive year that Tektronix Communications' OptiMon solution has received this honor from China's Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) and the China Electronic Information Industry Development Institute (CCID).
OptiMon, designed for mobile carriers, is an integrated suite of products that ... read more
Hughes Network Systems, LLC (HUGHES), the global leader in broadband satellite networks and services, today announced the availability of the Hughes 9450-C11 BGAN land mobile satellite terminal for operation over Inmarsat's Broadband Global Area Network (BGAN) satellite service. Hughes has the only Class 11 BGAN terminal, on the global market, with the smallest mobile BGAN antenna of its kind and built-in Wi-Fi.
The Hughes 9450-C11 provides high performance, mobile satellite connectivity for the most demanding environments. Budget-friendly and feature rich, the ... read more
Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) (NYSE: TXN) today introduced two new power management integrated circuits for point-of-load designs that raise the bar for size, power density and performance. TI's TPS82671 and TPS84620 integrated power solutions ease design and speed time-to-market in portable electronics, communications and industrial applications.
"Point-of-load designs require greater power density, high efficiency and ease of use," said Sami Kiriaki, senior vice president of TI's Power Management business. "These two new power devices achieve new levels of integration and performance, ... read more
Today, Underwriters Laboratories (UL), a world leader in safety testing and certification released the first in a series of white papers that review evolving battery technology. This paper explores many of the issues and opportunities associated with the new technology as well as current and recommended safety standards to address changes in the technology and use.
Lithium-ion battery technologies have evolved over the last two decades, with batteries now offering longer cycle life and improved reliability for products in the ... read more
Microsoft Corp. today flipped the switch on the Microsoft Partner Network, an evolution of the company's industry-leading partner program that has been two years in the making. The revamped program, which takes effect today, equips Microsoft partners with the training, resources and support they need to successfully compete in today's marketplace and allows customers to easily identify the right partner for their technology needs.
The Microsoft Partner Network is based on partner feedback and customer demand for ... read more
CoffeeCup Software has unleashed the much-anticipated Shopping Cart Creator Pro 3.8. The program, two years in the making, is a professional extension of CoffeeCup's very popular Shopping Cart Creator which has been used to build thousands of shops.
"We designed this software so anyone, even people without web design experience, can create professional online stores," said Vice President of Software Development Scott Swedorski. "The program is easy to understand, from the big stuff like functionality all the way down to the ... read more
netForensics, Inc., a global leader in the Security Information and Event Management market, today announced that the company exceeded expectations with MSSP revenues up 50%, resulting in another profitable quarter. Driven by key strategic relationships and product enhancements netForensics continues their commitment in delivering unparalleled security visibility and maintaining compliant operations for the world's largest Managed Security Providers (MSPs) and Cloud Security Services.
"There is a fundamental shift occurring in today's security market," said netForensics' CEO Dale Cline. "As ... read more
YJT Solutions, a top IT consulting firm headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, has joined the Nimsoft Placement Center to deliver post-sales implementation services to Nimsoft customers as a third-party consultant. Nimsoft has partnered with YJT based on its deep knowledge and extensive implementation experience of the Nimsoft Monitoring Solution (NMS).
YJT is a leading technology consulting firm that provides customers with highly qualified consultants who efficiently and effectively implement networking, systems, storage, systems integration and business solutions. YJT also provides 24x7 monitoring, ... read more
NAVTEQ, the leading global provider of maps, traffic and location data enabling navigation, location-based services and mobile advertising around the world, announced the 2010 NAVTEQ special topic prize winner in line with the European Satellite Navigation Competition (ESNC), at a state reception in Munich, Germany on October 18. This year's NAVTEQ special topic prize was awarded to Dutch company Dialogues Technology (www.dialoguestechnology.nl) for their LBS application proposition Parking Dialogue.
The NAVTEQ special topic prize is awarded for the best LBS application ... read more
RouteOne announced today that its iPhone app is now available for download from Apple.com's App Store. The app is free, and is suitable for use with iPhone, iPad, and iPod mobile browsers.
RouteOne's iPhone app provides RouteOne users the ability to view and manage all deals and leads, whether in the F&I office, on the showroom floor, or outside the dealership. The app allows dealers to view a condensed version of the Deal Manager, Deal Summary, and the Lead Manager (all ... read more
Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded a $3.3 million contract modification to develop and install a sensor tracking correlation system that will provide improved intelligence and information sharing to the Joint Interagency Task Force South.
Raytheon will provide JIATF South with a track correlation system consisting of a multisensor correlation, intelligence fusion, and information-sharing capability as part of the Joint Operations Center modernization project known as JOC 2010.
"The contract modification increases the capability being built into this system ... read more
Gaming Partners International Corporation (Nasdaq: GPIC) a leading provider of casino currency and table game equipment worldwide, announced today that it will present the latest developments in security and RFID casino products at the Global Gaming Expo in Las Vegas, Nevada on November 16 - 19.
GPI believes that the best security utilizes a combination of security options at different levels, from simple handling characteristics to visible and non-visible technology that is integrated into the product. At G2E, GPI will ... read more
AT&T* today announced the completion of a key initiative in its ongoing efforts to enhance the wireless capacity and performance of its 3G mobile broadband network throughout Blacksburg and Radford. As a result of this upgrade, which also includes Virginia Tech and Radford University, local customers are expected to experience improved 3G wireless voice and data connectivity and performance, especially during peak hours.
The network enhancement adds new layers of frequency, also known as "carriers," to more efficiently manage available spectrum ... read more