Archive | 2005

Continuous Computing® Acquires Key Assets in China from UP Technologies

Acquisition Enhances Company's Position in China and Strengthens Global Product Development and Manufacturing as well as Regional Customer Support Capabilities San Diego and Shenzhen, China July 20, 2005 Continuous Computing® Corporation, global provider of high availability platform solutions that enable telecom equipment manufacturers to rapidly deploy converged communications, today announced the closing of its acquisition of key people, products, technology and other assets from China-based Read more [...]

CSO leads the way with new business reporting technology

Fujitsu Software Corporation and PricewaterhouseCoopers assist the Irish Central Statistics Office to pilot electronic business reporting using XBRL® DUBLIN, Calif. July 20, 2005 The Central Statistics Office (CSO) Ireland has successfully piloted the use of a new business reporting technology, XBRL® (eXtensible Business Reporting Language), in one of its quarterly industry surveys. Fujitsu Software Corporation and PricewaterhouseCoopers worked with the CSO in developing this solution. This Read more [...]

Nordstrom Completes Rollout of Fujitsu POS Technology

Frisco , Texas July 19 , 2005 Fujitsu Transaction Solutions Inc. has completed the rollout of a point-of-sale (POS) technology replacement for Nordstrom, one of the nation's leading fashion specialty retailers. The contract, announced in January 2002, covered more than 150 U.S. stores, which were transformed with new TeamPOS 2000 POS terminals, GlobalSTORE® software and professional installation services. The new store systems technology is assisting salespeople to improve the transaction flow Read more [...]

Bracco Diagnostids Inc. Partners with Toshiba on Core64 Study

Contrast Agent Isovue®-370 (iopamidol injection 76%) Used in International Investigation Assessing Multislice CT for Diagnostic Cardiac Imaging PRINCETON, NJ July 13, 2005 Bracco Diagnostics Inc. announced today it has partnered with Toshiba Medical Systems Corporation in supporting a landmark clinical trial aimed at assessing the viability of using multislice computed tomography (CT) as a primary diagnostic tool for detecting cardiovascular diseases and disorders, in comparison to cardiac Read more [...]

Fujitsu ScanSnap Recognized by The CPA Technology Advisor for the Publication’s 2005 Innovative Technology Awards

Scanning Solution Honored For Its Role in Enhancing Productivity for Accounting and Tax Professionals SAN JOSE, Calif. July 13, 2005 Fujitsu Computer Products of America, Inc., a market leader in document imaging scanners and services, today announced that it received honorable mention from The CPA Technology Advisor as part of the publication's annual Innovative Technology Awards program. The awards, which were announced at the 2005 California Accounting and Business Show & Conference in Los Read more [...]

Sun Microsystems Energizes Commitment to the Government Market with New Organizational Structure to Sun Microsystems Federal, Inc.

John Marselle Appointed Chief Operating Officer SANTA CLARA, Calif. July 13, 2005 Sun Microsystems, Inc. (NASDAQ: SUNW), today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Sun Microsystems Federal, Inc., continues to reinforce its dedication to the public sector with the appointment of John Marselle to the newly created position of Chief Operating Officer (COO). Moving forward with new leadership and a new customer-centric business model, Sun Federal is strategically aligned to build on its 20-year Read more [...]

Sun Extends Customer Choice with Entry-Level Addition to Data-Center Class StorEdge 9900 Family

ew Sun StorEdge 9985 System Offers Full Compatibility with Sun StorEdge 9900 Family in a More Flexible, Lower-Cost Package SANTA CLARA, Calif. July 11, 2005 Sun Microsystems, Inc. (Nasdaq: SUNW), today announced the availability of the new Sun StorEdge 9985 system, a scaled-down version of the Sun StorEdge 9990 system, Sun's leading data-center-class platform for large-scale consolidation and mission-critical data availability. The new system extends Sun's portfolio of world-class, advanced functionality Read more [...]

Toshia America Medical Systems Appoints Mark G. Mindell as Vice President, Human Resources

TUSTIN, Calif., July 7, 2005 Further supporting the company’s continued growth, Toshiba America Medical Systems, Inc. (TAMS) today announced the appointment of Mark G. Mindell as vice president, human resources and the newest member of the company’s senior management team.  In this role, Mindell will drive the development and implementation of human resources policy, processes, practices and key related initiatives. According to Fredric J. Friedberg, senior vice president and Read more [...]

At The G8 Summit Sun Microsystems Profiles Technology’s Role in Sustainability

Sun Sponsorship Highlights Technology Industry's Responsibility to Create an Economically, Socially and Environmentally Sustainable Planet Gleneagles, Scotland July 6, 2005 Sun Microsystems (Nasdaq: SUNW), extending its commitment to a sustainable planet, today announced its participation as the official partner in the technology sector for the G8 Gleneagles 2005 Summit, taking place in Scotland July 6 - 8, 2005. Keeping with the central theme of climate change, Sun Microsystems will showcase Read more [...]

Sun Microsystems Powers Record Text Messaging Campaign at Philadelphia Live 8 Show

26 Million Text Message their Support for End to African Poverty SANTA CLARA, Calif., July 5, 2005 Combining social activism and technology, Sun Microsystems, Inc. (NASDAQ: SUNW) joined with Live 8 concert organizers on July 2nd to power a record-setting text messaging campaign at the Philadelphia Live 8 show. At the concert, over 26 million attendees and TV viewers text messaged their name to code "unite" or 86483 and joined the Live 8 worldwide campaign to end African poverty. On July 6th, leaders Read more [...]