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Renesas Electronics Announces Early Retirement Program
10/29/2014 11:53:18 AM
Renesas Electronics Corporation (TSE: 6723, “Renesas Electronics”), a premier supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, today announced an early retirement incentive program for its employees in Japan. 1. Reasons and background to the early retirement plan Though Renesas Electronics Group’s consolidated net sales and operating income are improving, it still sees the …
Elliptic Technologies and CableLabs Server Reference Device Approved for DLNA’s VidiPath Certification Program
10/29/2014 11:45:35 AM
Elliptic Technologies, a leading provider of embedded security solutions for the connected world, today announced that its tVault™ for DTCP-IP solution being used in the CableLabs CVP-2 Server Reference Device for the VidiPath™ Certification program, has been qualified by the Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA). The qualified Reference Device based on Elliptic’s robust …
China’s Shiyan TV Upgraded with ATEM 2 M/E Production Studio 4K
10/29/2014 9:39:32 AM
Blackmagic Design today announced that Shiyan TV, a regional broadcaster in the city of Shiyan, Hubei province, installed the ATEM 2 M/E Production Studio 4Ks with ATEM 1 M/E Broadcast Panels as the main and backup switchers for its main production studio. Built in 2007, Shiyan TV’s main production studio is tasked with production of “Live Shiyan”, the flagship news program of …
Medical Equipment Financing Provides Working Capital For Doctors
Medical Equipment Financing Provides Working Capital For Doctors
10/28/2014 6:56:57 PM
Even as the economy starts to slowly rebound, traditional business lending continues to be tight. The requirements to qualify for a traditional bank loan are still rigid. Doctors must have excellent credit without any blemishes and be able to provide a comprehensive business plan on how the funds will be used to benefit the medical practice. Because of this strict traditional …
Accenture Introduces New Capabilities to Enhance Delivery of Pre-Integrated Duck Creek Property & Casualty Insurance Software to Clients
10/28/2014 5:28:43 PM
Accenture (NYSE: ACN) announced a new technology capability for its Duck Creek property & casualty software that provides global alliance partners with access to its software product definitions and the ability to pre-integrate the technology into their systems prior to deployment. FirstBest Systems and Avanade are the first alliance partners to utilize this capability …
Lippman Connects Selects Exhibit Surveys as Exclusive Research Partner
Lippman Connects Selects Exhibit Surveys as Exclusive Research Partner
10/28/2014 7:00:00 AM
Exhibit Surveys, Inc., the leading provider of research, measurement, and consulting services exclusively for the exhibition and event industry, and Lippman Connects , producer of exclusive events for exhibition and convention professionals, today announced a continuation and expansion of their partnership through 2015. In addition to their work in conjunction with the …
Safeguard Scientifics Appoints Mara G. Aspinall to its Board of Directors
Safeguard Scientifics Appoints Mara G. Aspinall to its Board of Directors
10/27/2014 7:26:07 PM
Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE:SFE) today announced that it appointed Mara G. Aspinall to its board of directors. Ms. Aspinall has a track record of success as an entrepreneur and healthcare industry visionary that will drive value for Safeguard’s shareholders. Inclusive of Aspinall’s appointment, Safeguard currently has nine board members. “We are pleased to welcome …
Christie Launches First National Experiential Network for Cinema Lobbies
Christie Launches First National Experiential Network for Cinema Lobbies
10/27/2014 5:16:15 PM
Christie®   today announced the launch of its new media initiative, Christie Experiential Networks® (CEN) . Based on the theme “From the Street to the Screens™,” the network features unique digital destinations such as the Christie double-sided digital standee, the experiential video wall and the hero screen; some of which will be introduced during ShowEast, Oct. 27-30, in …
Cornhusker Bank Standardizes on Genetec Security Center for Access Control and Video Surveillance
Cornhusker Bank Standardizes on Genetec Security Center for Access Control and Video Surveillance
10/27/2014 5:08:16 PM
  Genetec™ , a leading provider of unified IP security solutions today announced that Cornhusker Bank in Lincoln Nebraska has revamped its security operations across all branches using Genetec Security Center , a unified security platform that blends video surveillance (Omnicast) and access control (Synergis) . Established over 100 years ago, Cornhusker Bank is a …
Content Analytics Now Available in TIBCO Spotfire
10/27/2014 4:39:27 PM
TIBCO Software Inc . (NASDAQ: TIBX), a global leader in infrastructure and business intelligence software, announced today that it has integrated Content Analytics capability into its TIBCO Spotfire® Analytics platform. Now customers can connect to new sources of unstructured text-based data and discover trends, identify patterns, and derive new business insights for improved …
Air Products to Work with Technip on Inner Mongolia LNG Project
10/27/2014 12:33:15 PM
Air Products (NYSE: APD ), the global leader in liquefied natural gas (LNG) technology and equipment, today announced it has signed an agreement to supply its proprietary  liquefied natural gas (LNG) process technology and equipment to Technip for a mid-scale LNG project in Fengzhen City, Inner Mongolia Province, China. Air Products’ technology at that location will be key …
Nicole Greeson Elected Chair of
American Board of Industrial Hygiene®
Nicole Greeson Elected Chair of American Board of Industrial Hygiene®
10/27/2014 11:28:48 AM
Nicole Greeson, CIH, has been elected Chair of the American Board of Industrial Hygiene (ABIH®).  Ms. Greeson has served on the Board since 2011.  She is a Safety & Health Specialist at Duke University and has an MS in Environmental Sciences/Industrial Hygiene from the University of Texas-Houston, and holds a BSPH in Environmental Science from the University of North …
Acer Makes Strong Progress in the US with Best YoY PC Shipment Growth in Q3 2014
10/27/2014 11:22:23 AM
Acer continues to make strong progress in the US market according to the latest Q3 2014 preliminary data by IDC. In the US Total PC market, Acer’s shipments grew by 29.6% year-on-year (YoY), and achieved the highest growth rate among the top 10 players. In addition, Acer significantly boosted its commercial business with 79.4% YoY shipment growth, securing 6.7% share of the …
New IDT Mixer Lowers Distortion, Cuts Power Consumption up to 30%
New IDT Mixer Lowers Distortion, Cuts Power Consumption up to 30%
10/27/2014 10:09:44 AM
Integrated Device Technology, Inc. ( IDT ®) (NASDAQ: IDTI) today introduced a new low-distortion, low-power radio frequency (RF) mixer, delivering RF technology that reduces distortion in LTE and TDD systems while minimizing power consumption. The latest addition to IDT’s fast-growing portfolio of RF products, the F1178 improves IP3O by up to 8 dB and reduces power …
Innovative Real Estate Firm Sells Ice Rink in Florida
Innovative Real Estate Firm Sells Ice Rink in Florida
10/27/2014 7:00:00 AM
The Space Coast Iceplex has been sold, thanks to the efforts of an innovative Brevard real estate company. With an asking price of $3.9 million, the company represented both the seller and the buyer for the property and the business.   Listing and selling a unique commercial property and finding the buyer also is a rare occurrence in real estate.   Selling an ice rink in …
Tasktop Taps Simon Bodymore as Chief Financial Officer
10/24/2014 1:02:34 PM
Tasktop Technologies ( ), the leader in DevOps Integration and the creators of the Eclipse Mylyn open source tool, announced that Simon Bodymore has joined Tasktop as Chief Financial Officer (CFO). In his role as CFO, Bodymore will be responsible for financial strategy as well as overseeing the operational budget and managing Tasktop’s operations and finance …
Saks Fifth Avenue and Pusateri’s Fine Foods Partner for in-store Food Halls in Canada
10/24/2014 10:11:23 AM
Saks Fifth Avenue announced that Pusateri’s Fine Foods will be the operating partner for the Saks food halls in Canada. With a distinguished reputation of excellence and a passion for fine foods, Pusateri’s will play a key role in executing Saks Fifth Avenue’s food hall installations, beginning with the Toronto Eaton Centre and Sherway Gardens locations, both opening in Spring …
UPS Delivers Strong 3Q Results, 3Q EPS Moves 13.8 Percent Higher
10/24/2014 9:53:08 AM
UPS (NYSE:UPS) today announced diluted earnings per share of $1.32 for the third quarter 2014, a 13.8% improvement over the prior year period. Operating profit increased 8.3%, resulting from balanced growth across all three segments. Daily packages in the U.S. were 6.9% higher as demand from both B2C and B2B customers improved. International Export shipments increased 9.4% …
Atlanta Legal Nurse Consultant At "Gut Brain" Seminar
10/23/2014 2:09:12 PM
Atlanta, Georgia -- Atlanta legal nurse consultant Liz Buddenhagen, RN, CLNC, educated with Lisa E. Goehler, PhD, Associate Professor of Nursing Research, Neuroimmunology and Behavior at the University of Virginia during an Institute for Brain Potential seminar presented in Athens, Georgia on October 2, 2014. About the Gut Brain Seminar: Dr. Goehler began by explaining …
Ceridian Launches Dayforce Connected Pay
10/23/2014 11:24:59 AM
Ceridian announces the launch of Dayforce Connected Pay – a global payroll processing solution comprised of Ceridian in-country payroll services connected to the award winning, single, cloud-based application: Dayforce Human Capital Management. “As global companies expand and attempt to maintain individual country compliance, issues of global reporting, data accuracy and …