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ownCloud hires Mark Viens as vice president, Customer Experience
9/11/2014 1:03:57 PM
ownCloud, the company behind the world’s most popular open source file sync and share software, announced the addition of Mark Viens as vice president, Customer Experience, responsible for driving enterprise customer and partner satisfaction (Customer e X perience). Viens was most recently vice president of Global Client Services and IT Operations for Ping Identity …
TAG Announces Call for Intel Innovation Award Nominations
9/11/2014 12:58:41 PM
Organizers of the 2014 Health IT Leadership Summit seek healthcare IT innovators to spotlight at the 5th annual event in Atlanta on November 20. Nominations are now being accepted for the Intel Innovation Award, which honors IT innovation from across the healthcare continuum, including: innovative products or services; use of technology in innovative ways; evidence of …
Bayer CropScience’s contribution to sustainable agriculture: First Bayer ForwardFarm launched in Belgium
Bayer CropScience’s contribution to sustainable agriculture: First Bayer ForwardFarm launched in Belgium
9/11/2014 12:38:33 PM
Bayer CropScience has inaugurated the first Bayer ForwardFarm in the Belgian town of Huldenberg. The “Hof ten Bosch” farm owned by Jan and Josse Peeters brings together farmers, scientists and academia, technology partners and other players throughout the value chain, politics and regulators, as well as consumers, with the goals of exchanging agricultural know-how and forming …
Altran presents
Altran presents "eMOC", the modular, smart car of the future
9/11/2014 12:21:09 PM
Altran Spain, a company of the Altran group, has completed the development of eMOC (Electric Modular Car), a modular, smart car designed to meet the new expectations of users in terms of mobility, connectivity and sustainability. The eMOC  is a modular, urban electric vehicle (EV) concept car which can be adapted to meet users’ needs at any given time via external-module …
Wärtsilä wins biggest ever single owner order for Ballast Water Management Systems
Wärtsilä wins biggest ever single owner order for Ballast Water Management Systems
9/11/2014 12:15:53 PM
A total of 22 bulk carriers, being built by Yangzhou Guoyu Shipbuilding Co. Ltd in China for Singapore based Pioneer Marine, will feature Wärtsilä Ballast Water Management Systems (BWMS). The Wärtsilä systems will enable the vessels to comply fully with the IMO’s ballast water convention. The contracts were finalised in August. Each of the 38,000 DWT vessels will be fitted …
Ground-breaking ceremony for High Performance Technology Center at Continental’s Korbach tire plant
9/11/2014 12:13:15 PM
A ground-breaking ceremony was held today to signal the start of construction of the new High Performance Technology Center (HPTC) at Continental’s Korbach plant in Germany. The new production hall – effectively a “factory within a factory” – will take shape on a site measuring approximately 12,000 sqm. The building is expected to be completed by the end of May …
NetDimensions and Curo Announce Strategic Solution Partnership
9/11/2014 11:41:22 AM
NetDimensions (AIM: NETD; OTCQX: NETDY), a global provider of performance, knowledge, and learning management systems , and Curo Compensation, a leading compensation planning application provider , today announced a new partnership that will enable organisations to manage employee performance and compensation via a single, integrated solution from two best-in-class products. …
Egis Projects Canada Contact Center Achieves Its Third Certification as a BenchmarkPortal Center of Excellence
Egis Projects Canada Contact Center Achieves Its Third Certification as a BenchmarkPortal Center of Excellence
9/11/2014 10:58:00 AM
The Egis Projects Canada customer contact center has been certified as a Center of Excellence by BenchmarkPortal , a leading contact center research and consulting organization. “Only the top 10 percent of those benchmarked annually achieve this distinction,” said BenchmarkPortal CEO Bruce Belfiore. “Achieving Center of Excellence certification is an acknowledgement of strong …
Druva Targets EMEA Expansion with New Regional VP Rick Powles
9/11/2014 10:45:09 AM
Druva, provider of the #1-analyst-rated inSync endpoint data protection and governance platform, today announced the appointment of 20-year technology sales veteran Rick Powles to the new position of Regional Vice President, EMEA. Now heading all regional day-to-day and sales operations, Powles will focus on further accelerating EMEA penetration of Druva’s solutions to …
iomart Selects Arbor Networks’ Peakflow® SP Platform for Infrastructure Protection, Traffic Visibility and DDoS Defence
9/11/2014 10:41:37 AM
iomart has announced that it has selected Arbor Networks Inc. to protect its infrastructure from distributed denial of service attacks that are the primary threat to the availability of its services. Arbor Networks is a leading provider of DDoS and advanced threat protection solutions for enterprise and service provider networks and its Peakflow ® SP platform is used by …
Paul Rudd Debuts As New Voice Of Hyundai
Paul Rudd Debuts As New Voice Of Hyundai
9/11/2014 10:22:22 AM
Hyundai Motor America announces that actor Paul Rudd will serve as the new voice for its national advertising, starting with a new campaign for the 2015 Hyundai Sonata . “We were looking for a voice that could be recognizable and relatable to a new generation of car buyers,” said Steve Shannon, vice president of Marketing, Hyundai Motor America. “Rudd can be serious, …
Dydacomp Announces New Releases for Multichannel Order Manager (M.O.M.) and SiteLINK
9/11/2014 10:04:58 AM
  Dydacomp,  the leading provider of essential solutions to growing small and mid-sized retailers and etailers, today announced the availability of new product releases for Multichannel Order Manager (M.O.M.), Version 9 and SiteLINK eCommerce, Version 7.3. M.O.M. Version 9 provides retailers with the essential back office tools and insight to grow their business through …
Carrier and Otis Convene International Sustainability Experts to Advance Green Building Dialogue in Turkey, Saudi Arabia
Carrier and Otis Convene International Sustainability Experts to Advance Green Building Dialogue in Turkey, Saudi Arabia
9/11/2014 9:58:18 AM
Convening sustainability thought leaders to meet green building professionals in emerging economies, Carrier and Otis will hold their first Distinguished Sustainability Lecture Series event in Turkey tomorrow. The lecture follows yesterday’s visit in Saudi Arabia coordinated with the support of fire and security brands Edwards, Kidde and Marioff. Combined, the two events will …
Growing APT UK Team Moves into a New Office in London Mayfair
9/11/2014 9:44:00 AM
Applied Predictive Technologies (APT), the world’s largest purely cloud-based predictive analytics software company, announced today that its expanding Europe team has moved into a larger office in central London. APT’s cloud-based predictive analytics software, Test & LearnTM, is used by over 100 of the world’s largest companies to accurately measure the profit impact of …
Elliptic Technologies and CableLabs Brings Secure Premium Content Protection to Any Device
9/11/2014 9:24:20 AM
Elliptic Technologies, a leading provider of embedded security solutions for the connected world, today announced their joint development with CableLabs to provide a reference implementation for DLNA’s CVP-2 (Commercial Video Profile - 2) specifications, now under the new brand of VidiPath Certification program, using Elliptic’s tVault™ for DTCP-IP content protection . …
How to Find a Melbourne Medical Specialist and Avoid Long Hospital Waiting Times to see Specialist Doctors
9/10/2014 9:14:34 PM
MELBOURNE, Australia September 2014 – Victorian hospital outpatients were being forced to wait up to four years for appointments with specialist doctors , health figures revealed in 2010.* And despite state government promises to reign in the waiting times since the statistics were exposed, patients are still waiting months for an initial specialist …
McMurray Stern at COPSWEST, Booth #509
9/10/2014 5:52:51 PM
McMurray Stern, Southern California’s leader in innovative storage development and records management solutions, announces its exhibit at COPSWEST Training & Expo this year. The event takes place on October 6-9 at the Long Beach Convention Center. McMurray Stern will be located at booth #509.   COPSWEST gathers all public safety and law enforcement professionals in the …
National Interior Design Company, Lita Dirks & Co., Wins Colorado Springs Parade of Homes 2014 Industry Awards of Excellence and People’s Choice Award
National Interior Design Company, Lita Dirks & Co., Wins Colorado Springs Parade of Homes 2014 Industry Awards of Excellence and People’s Choice Award
9/10/2014 5:06:05 PM
Denver-based interior design and model merchandising company , Lita Dirks & Co., and their client, Vantage Homes recently won numerous awards in the 2014 Colorado Springs Parade of Homes’ Industry Awards of Excellence and People’s Choice Awards for their Valencia and Monaco models. Highlighting exceptional building and design , and judged by industry professionals …
Redline Communications Acquires PureWave Networks Assets
9/10/2014 3:49:13 PM
Redline Communications ( www.rdlcom.com ) Group Inc. (TSX: RDL), a leading provider of mission-critical wireless networks today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the assets of PureWave Networks, a privately held wireless technology company located in Santa Clara, California, for a cash purchase price of $2 million.  The acquisition of PureWave’s …
BT Expedite announces new CEO and Director of eCommerce
9/10/2014 3:47:28 PM
BT Expedite today announced that Kathy Quashie is its new chief executive officer and Asif Khetani is its new director of eCommerce. Kathy joined BT nearly four years ago to lead Group Revenue Assurance in BT Retail. She has formerly held senior positions within the retail, telecoms and banking industries at organisations including The Royal Bank, T-Mobile, Carphone …