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World leaders in the OTT space will come together to discuss the importance of OTT and its future in the industry London, 14 February 2013 - Bob Zitter, EVP and CTO of Home Box Office (HBO) and Daniel Danker, General Manager of On Demand at the BBC, leading industry players in the OTT space, are set to deliver keynotes at next month's TV Connect in London. The conference and exhibition, now in its ninth year, has evolved to reflect the changing nature of the converging connected entertainment ecosystem, which increasingly looks towards services, content and user-experience, rather than just technology, to drive the market. Zitter and Danker will keynote on Day Three, Analysing the Continued Evolution of OTT Platforms. Zitter, who has been a technology leader and innovator throughout the history of HBO and within the industry at large, is responsible for overseeing t... (more)

StayWell Custom Communications' Partnership With HealthMedia(R) Yields State-Of-The-Art Online Health Platform

EVANSTON, Ill., Aug. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Less than a year after its announced alliance with online health management leader HealthMedia, Inc., custom health communications company StayWell Custom Communications (SCC) introduces StayWell Engage(TM) a sophisticated online health management platform designed to engage consumers with an enormous breadth and depth of customized content, health assessment tools and digital health coaching programs that together create a truly personal health improvement experience for consumers. The new health management platform delivers a win-win for health payers and their populations - providing healthier lifestyles for consumers and proven outcomes that result in lower costs for health plans and employers. StayWell Engage was the recent choice of a major Blues plan looking to provide its member population with the most advanced onlin... (more)

Qwest Delivers High-Speed Networking Service to Health Care Clinics in Central Washington

Memorial Practice Management (MPM) has selected Qwest Communications (NYSE: Q) to provide an advanced communications network solution to connect seven MPM-managed health care clinics in central Washington. MPM provides services, including staff recruitment, administration, billing, and technical support designed to help physicians and their staffs manage the time-consuming aspects of running their practices. KEY FACTS Qwest is delivering MPM’s communications solution using Qwest Metro Optical Ethernet (QMOE). The service provides reliable, scalable bandwidth that allows MPM to increase bandwidth capacity when needed in order to meet the growing demands of next-generation technologies and telehealth services. Qwest’s network provides the secure, high-speed data transfer necessary to deliver MPM’s practice management software. The cutting-edge software provides the ... (more)

RevMed Hits Primary Milestone, Launches RevVac Mass Manufacturing Process

CHARLESTON, SC -- (Marketwire) -- 12/14/09 -- Revolutions Medical Corporation ("RevMed" or the "Company") (OTCBB: RMCP), producers of the RevVac safety syringe, RevColor, RevDisplay and Rev3D MRI Technology, today announced that it has initiated the mass manufacturing process for the RevVac safety syringe, which is already FDA approved. By hitting its primary milestone, RevMed satisfies its previously announced commitment to begin production in Q4 '09. It also stays on pace to meet its Q2 '10 sales launch goal and $14.8 million 2010 revenue projection. "After years in developing what we believe is the world's best safety syringe, we are extremely pleased to announce that the plan is now reality -- we have launched the mass manufacturing process for the RevVac safety syringe," stated Revolutions Medical CTO Richard Theriault. "This constitutes the next step toward f... (more)

ArcSoft Introduces Sim3D™ — A In-house 3D Simulation Technology to Turn Your 2D Movies and Photos into 3D

ArcSoft, Inc., the world-leading multimedia software provider, announced today that its best-selling multimedia application, TotalMedia Theatre 3, is adding Sim3D™ as the newest member of the SimHD family. The patent-pending technology allows viewers to transform their standard 2D movies and photos into a realistic 3D viewing experience on their PCs. Sim3D is ArcSoft’s latest breakthrough in a long line of innovative and ground breaking technologies. Along with the upcoming Blu-ray 3D movies, consumers can now also watch their regular 2D DVD movies in 3D from the comfort of their home! “While getting yourself ready for Blu-ray 3D, why not also enjoy your large DVD movie collection in 3D?” said George Tang, ArcSoft Vice President and General Manager of Video and Home Entertainment Group. “Visit us at CP+ in Japan to experience Sim3D in action.” ArcSoft Total Media T... (more)

AICPA Conference Offers Insight on Practice Growth

There’s no single, magic solution for CPA firms looking to take their practice to the next level. But there is a one-stop destination to jumpstart the process: the AICPA Practitioners Symposium and Tech+ Conference, where the profession gathers each year to get the latest business intelligence on technology, marketing and practice management. With over 150 expertly developed sessions, it’s the complete ‘firm retreat,’ featuring valuable insights for practice leaders and their staff. For the first time, this event--scheduled to take place June 11-13, 2012, at the Aria Resort & Casino in Las Vegas--will be conducted in partnership with the Association for Accounting Marketing Summit. Along with the other high-quality tracks CPAs have come to expect from this conference, attendees can now access marketing and business development sessions, learn how to build their dig... (more)

Open Mobile Alliance (OMA) Hosts Messaging Workshop and Demo Day

BROOKLYN, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 07/23/12 -- The Open Mobile Alliance (OMA) announced today the availability to the public of presentations given July 12, 2012 at the OMA Messaging Workshop held in Brooklyn, NY. The workshop was held in conjunction with the OMA Demo Day and brought together technology professionals from across the mobile industry to discuss the merits of standardized fully interoperable messaging, as well as future directions for messaging technology. "The OMA Messaging Workshop offered an open forum for technology leaders to discuss the history of messaging interoperability and the achievements standards have allowed us to make, as well as to debate the future of messaging and the standardization needed to serve a variety of messaging applications and the networks upon which they run," stated Kevin Holley, Vice Chair of the Board, OMA, who chaired ... (more)

Cornet Technology Leverages CALIENT’s 3D MEMS Technology to Deliver First JITC-Certified All-Optical Switch for DoD Optical Infrastructure Automation

CALIENT Technologies, Inc., the global leader in photonic switching technology, today announced that Cornet Technology, Inc.’s ClearWave optical switch, using CALIENT’s patented 3D MEMS photonic switching technology, is the first all-optical switch to be JITC certified. The ClearWave switch and IntelView element management software have been tested and certified by the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) Joint Interoperability Test Command (JITC) for interoperability and have been added to the Unified Capabilities Approved Product List (UC APL). In federal agency networks, the ClearWave switch is used to create a scalable, flexible, switched network fabric, with total throughput of 32 Terabit/s that can be used in data consolidation, testing and disaster recovery, optical patch management, video teleconferencing, telecommunications and data center applications. Each p... (more)

Oak Valley Community Bank Brings Latest Technology to Schools to Teach Students Financial Literacy

OAKDALE, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 10/09/12 -- Oak Valley Community Bank, a wholly owned subsidiary of Oak Valley Bancorp (NASDAQ: OVLY), is extremely pleased to introduce a new financial literacy program for high school students. Oak Valley Community Bank's University of Finance will be launched in partnership with EverFi, to teach, assess and certify local students in financial literacy. Oak Valley is initially launching the EverFi platform in the communities of Patterson, Ripon, and Oakdale. The goal is to provide schools, teachers, and students, a new media program at no cost that will better prepare students and build skill sets for making good financial decisions. "We are pleased to offer students the opportunity to develop practical knowledge about everyday finances," stated Chris Courtney, President of Oak Valley Community Bank. "Programs such as OVCB's Universi... (more)

Vimicro Announces Improved Third-Quarter 2012 Results and a Return to Positive GAAP Net Income

BEIJING, Nov. 7, 2012 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Vimicro International Corporation (NASDAQ: VIMC) ("Vimicro" or the "Company"), a leading imaging processor and IP-based surveillance solution provider, today announced financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2012. Third-Quarter Highlights: Revenues increased 14.9% year over year to $21.7 million Surveillance revenues increased 45.4% year over year Gross margins increased more than six percentage points year over year to 38.0% Operating profit turned positive, at $1.5 million GAAP net income attributable to Vimicro turned positive, at $2.9 million, or $0.10 per diluted ADS Third-Quarter 2012 Results Net revenue in the third quarter of 2012 was $21.7 million, as compared to net revenue from continuing operations of $19.5 million in the second quarter and $18.9 million from continuing operations in the ... (more)

4Videosoft Upgrades iPad/iPhone/iPod Transfer to Support iPhone 5, iOS 6

BEIJING, Nov. 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- 4Videosoft, an innovative software provider of DVD/video converters, iPad/iPhone/iPod transfer software, PDF software and system utilities for both Windows and Mac users, newly upgrades all iPad/iPhone/iPod transfer software including the package software containing the transfer software. After the update, all these professional iPad/iPhone/iPod products will effectively support the new iPhone 5, iOS 6 and iTunes 10.7. Take 4Videosoft iPad Manager Platinum as an example. It is the comprehensive iPad transfer software, which can transfer all iPad files like music, movies, ringtones, camera roll, photos, camera shots, TV shows, podcasts, iTunes U, ePubs, PDFs, audio books, voice memos, SMS (MMS) and contacts to any computer and iTunes, import local disc files to iPad, and transfer files from one iPad to another. Also this iPad t... (more)

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SYS-CON Events announced today that CrowdReviews.com has been named “Media Sponsor” of SYS-CON's 22nd International Cloud Expo, which will take place on June 5–7, 2018, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY. CrowdReviews.com is a transparent online platform for determining which products and services are the best based on the opinion of the crowd. The crowd consists of Internet users that have experienced products and services first-hand and have an interest in letting other potential buye...
In his general session at 19th Cloud Expo, Manish Dixit, VP of Product and Engineering at Dice, discussed how Dice leverages data insights and tools to help both tech professionals and recruiters better understand how skills relate to each other and which skills are in high demand using interactive visualizations and salary indicator tools to maximize earning potential. Manish Dixit is VP of Product and Engineering at Dice. As the leader of the Product, Engineering and Data Sciences team at D...
"IBM is really all in on blockchain. We take a look at sort of the history of blockchain ledger technologies. It started out with bitcoin, Ethereum, and IBM evaluated these particular blockchain technologies and found they were anonymous and permissionless and that many companies were looking for permissioned blockchain," stated René Bostic, Technical VP of the IBM Cloud Unit in North America, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at 21st Cloud Expo, held Oct 31 – Nov 2, 2017, at the Santa Clara Conventi...
We are seeing a major migration of enterprises applications to the cloud. As cloud and business use of real time applications accelerate, legacy networks are no longer able to architecturally support cloud adoption and deliver the performance and security required by highly distributed enterprises. These outdated solutions have become more costly and complicated to implement, install, manage, and maintain.SD-WAN offers unlimited capabilities for accessing the benefits of the cloud and Internet. ...
René Bostic is the Technical VP of the IBM Cloud Unit in North America. Enjoying her career with IBM during the modern millennial technological era, she is an expert in cloud computing, DevOps and emerging cloud technologies such as Blockchain. Her strengths and core competencies include a proven record of accomplishments in consensus building at all levels to assess, plan, and implement enterprise and cloud computing solutions. René is a member of the Society of Women Engineers (SWE) and a m...
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