Dell Chairman and CEO Michael Dell designated CGG (Compagnie Generale de Geophysique) as a Dell Center for Research Excellence, citing the company's innovative use of technology in the field of seismic research for oil and gas exploration.
EMC Corporation announced support for Oracle Database 10g with EMC Automated Networked Storage systems and software.
Linux Networx announced its support of the new Intel Itanium processors, the Itanium 2 processor at 1.40 GHz with 1.5MB L3 cache and the Low Voltage Intel Itanium 2 processor at 1.0 GHz with 1.5 MB of L3 cache.
The Alzheimer's Association and Intel Corporation today announced the formation of a consortium to spur development of technologies for the home to help people with Alzheimer's disease.
The University of Texas at Austin and IBM Research, based on support from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), will collaborate to produce an adaptive, high-performance microprocessor.
Sun Microsystems announced that Co-Founder and Chief Scientist, Bill Joy, is leaving Sun. Joy joined Sun Microsystems in 1982, the year of its inception. Most recently he has served as the company's chief scientist.
gridMathematica 1.1 includes Mathematica 5. The update delivers large performance gains in dense numerical linear algebra, support for sparse numerical linear algebra, large-scale linear programming, arbitrary precision computation, and interprocess communication speed.
ACD/Labs' Interactive Laboratory, ACD/I-Lab, is an online prediction and search technology that integrates with Synthematix's Arthur Suite, allowing users to enhance reaction data with a range of chemical properties.
MacroModel 8.1 includes automatic setup for MCMM calculations in batch mode, serial MCMM calculations, and mixed-mode searches with LMOD and LLMOD.
Tektronix, Inc and KineticSystems Company, LLC have finalized a definitive agreement for KineticSystems to acquire Gage Applied, Inc. from Tektronix, Inc. Gage Applied, Inc will operate under the name Gage Applied Technologies, Inc. The terms of the agreement were not disclosed.
Glasgow University's Institute of Biomedical and Life Sciences has purchased more than 120 Carl Zeiss microscopes.
Nikon Instruments and the Marine Biological Laboratory (MBL) announced Dr. Alexey Khodjakov, Research Scientist at the Wadsworth Center, New York State Department of Health, Albany as the recipient of the 2003 Nikon Research Fellowship. As a Nikon Fellow, Dr.
STARLIMS announced an OEM agreement with Liquent, Inc. to enhance STARLIMS' Document and Data Management Solutions.
Dell has been selected by the National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA) at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign to provide more than 1,450 servers that will perform computations and data analysis for researchers across the U.S.
Thales Computers is relocating its U.S. headquarters to an updated facility in Raleigh, NC. The company's move to a newer facility is expected to enable Thales Computers to provide its North American customers with more advanced technical resources and increased customer service.