Sun Microsystems. and Manugistics announced an expansion of their strategic relationship, making Manugistics a certified reseller of the Sun Java System Application Server, a preferred platform for Manugistics web-based collaborative planning solutions.
General Electric Company and Amersham announced that, subject to regulatory approval and other customary conditions, they have reached agreement on the terms of an all-stock transaction whereby GE (via General Electric Company and GE Investments, Inc.
The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences has awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry for 2003 "for discoveries concerning channels in cell membranes", with one half of the prize to Peter Agre of Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA for the discovery of water channels.
STARLIMS, the developers of the STARLIMS, laboratory information management system, announced the appointment of Jeff Ferguson, as its new Chief Operating Officer.
NuGenesis Technologies and Novo Nordisk IT announced that Novo Nordisk IT will become a Certified Service Provider for the NuGenesis Scientific Data Management Systems (SDMS) within the Nordic territories.
Waters has successfully completed the PDA Pharmaceutical Industry Software Supplier Quality Audit.
LabVantage Solutions and Scientific Software have entered into a broad strategic relationship that
Bruker BioSciences announced a plan to consolidate two of its smaller production facilities with existing larger production facilities in the U.S. and Europe. This restructuring has already been partially implemented and is expected to be finalized in the second quarter of 2004.
A new Internal Document Storage Module is available for the CISPro CIS Chemical Inventory System. This new feature links all documents that relate to a particular chemical container in the inventory tracking system.
The Advantage Series 2050 manual chemistry synthesizer is a compact, multi-reactor synthesis tool that provides a fast and simple way to map out a robust process for developing new chemical entities.
SYBYL 6.9.1/UNITY 4.4.1 software update features the addition of two major scientific technologies, FUGUE and FlexX-Pharm. FUGUE is designed to assist in recognizing distant homologues (divergent evolutionary relationships) by sequence-structure comparison.
ChemCoreRIO, ChemCore REG, and the Tripos Electronic Notebook are key components of a new informatics solution designed to streamline laboratory workflows. SARNavigator and LITHIUM are data analysis and decision support components in the knowledge management solution.
ENVI 4.0 offers major enhancements over previous versions, including new image orthorectification tools, classification tools, mosaic color balancing, pan-sharpening algorithms and other features.
OMNIC-format libraries have been added to Spectral ID. More than fifty FT-IR and Raman spectra collections are now part of the libraries portfolio, which also includes Chemical Concepts,John Wiley, and NIST.
The HP zx6000 is available with a full range of 2-D and 3-D graphics cards for demanding visualization requirements. It features 1.3 or 1.5 GHz Intel Itanium 2 processors with up to 6MB of L3 cache and high bandwidth, low latency HP zx1 Chipset.