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  • Posted at 8:00 AM
    Managed network services market is expected to grow from $30.67 billion in 2014 to $50.83 billion by 2019, at an estimated Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 10.6% from 2014 to 2019. Asia-Pacific is the growing market for managed network services market, on the other hand Middle East and Africa is emerging as the next biggest market. Complete report is available at http://www.rnrmarketresearch.com/managed-network-network-outsourcing-market-global-advancements-business-models-technology-roadmaps-forecasts-analysis-2012-2018-market-report.html. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141219/165451 The companies always go through a tight financial budget during an economic slowdown. The ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    OWNZONES, an online content creator, aggregator and paid distribution platform has expressed interest in partnering with Sony Pictures to release The Interview, a satire that depicts journalists instructed to eliminate a foreign dictator and film that has caused a global debate around censorship, to a worldwide audience. The OWNZONES platform has a robust infrastructure in place with a proven record of streaming feature-length content to a broad audience. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141221/165712 "This incident extends way beyond a film and is now a matter of ... read more
  • Posted at 8:00 AM
    Managed network services market is expected to grow from $30.67 billion in 2014 to $50.83 billion by 2019, at an estimated Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 10.6% from 2014 to 2019. Asia-Pacific is the growing market for managed network services market, on the other hand Middle East and Africa is emerging as the next biggest market. Complete report is available at http://www.rnrmarketresearch.com/managed-network-network-outsourcing-market-global-advancements-business-models-technology-roadmaps-forecasts-analysis-2012-2018-market-report.html. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141219/165451 The companies always go through a tight financial budget during an economic slowdown. The ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    Singapore's healthcare market is driven by universal access to health insurance schemes and world-class biomedical sciences research facilities, although the healthcare market is small in comparison to those of other developed countries, due primarily to the limited size of its population. The value of the pharmaceuticals market in Singapore increased from $489m in 2008 to $761m in 2013 at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 9.3% and is expected to increase further from $776m in 2014 to $873m in ... read more
  • Posted at 3:44 PM
    BulletSafe, the company that last year introduced a $299 Level IIIA bulletproof vest is now introducing a bulletproof baseball cap. The cap, which offers frontal protection, isn't meant to replace a SWAT-style helmet, but is instead meant to be worn all of the time. "This cap gives increased protection without intimidation. It's a discreet way for officers to be a little bit safer and aligns with community policing practices," said Tom Nardone of BulletSafe. Will officers like the hat? ... read more
  • Posted at 2:00 PM
    United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX) received notice of an unsolicited mini-tender offer by TRC Capital Corporation to purchase up to 1 million shares, or about 0.11 percent, of UTC's outstanding common stock at a price of $108.85 per share in cash. As TRC Capital's own offer document acknowledges, the offering price is approximately 4.55 percent below the closing price per share of UTC on Dec. 11, 2014, the last trading day before the mini-tender offer was commenced. The offer ... read more
  • FAA Certifies PurePower® Engine for A320neo Aircraft --- EAST HARTFORD, Conn., Dec. 19, 2014
    Posted at 12:46 PM
    The PurePower Geared Turbofan(TM) (GTF) engine for the Airbus A320neo family has successfully achieved Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) type certification. The PW1100G-JM engine is the latest PurePower GTF engine model to be certified. Pratt & Whitney is a division of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX). "We are proud to achieve FAA certification for the PW1100G-JM engine for the A320neo as planned. This milestone further validates our GTF technology's reliability and robustness," said Greg Gernhardt, president, Pratt & Whitney Commercial Engines. ... read more
  • Posted at 11:30 AM
    Technology Crossover Ventures (TCV), a leading provider of growth equity for premier technology companies, announced today that Ted Coons and Daniel O’Keefe have been promoted from principals to general partners, and Sean Giese has been promoted from vice president to principal. Coons and O’Keefe are based ... read more
  • Posted at 9:00 AM
    Vital Connect, Inc. has announced several new additions to its executive team, including a new Chief Operating Officer. Company growth in Europe and developing partnerships in key markets fueled the expansion of the Vital Connect leadership team. Formerly Chief ... read more
  • Posted at 8:39 AM
    Radio Systems® Corp., the industry leader in developing innovative pet product solutions and services through the PetSafe®, SportDOG® and Invisible Fence® brands, has named Willie Wallace as its new chief executive officer. Wallace, a 15-year veteran of the company, was ... read more
  • Posted at 4:20 PM
    Cerus Corporation (NASDAQ:CERS) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the INTERCEPT Blood System for platelets. The INTERCEPT platelet system is approved for ex vivo preparation of pathogen-reduced apheresis platelet components in order to reduce the risk of transfusion-transmitted infection (TTI), including ... read more