NEC Solutions (America), Inc. and Lenel Systems International, Inc. have signed a joint agreement designed to increase the availability of computer servers supporting many of the United States' public and private security systems.
IBM announced that a computer roughly the size of a 30-inch television has been ranked as the 73rd most powerful supercomputer in the world.
Microsoft Announces Availability of Open and Royalty-Free License For Office 2003 XML Reference SchemasOctober 31, 2003 7:00 pm | News | Comments
Microsoft Corp. announced the availability of a royalty-free licensing program for its Microsoft Office 2003 XML Reference Schemas and accompanying documentation.
OpenEye Scientific Software, developer of molecular modeling solutions for drug discovery, will support Intel Itanium 2-based HP systems running both Linux and HP-UX operating systems.
SGI and SCICOR, an authorized SGI Solution Provider, announced that the National Cancer Institute's Advanced Biomedical Computing Center (ABCC) in Frederick, MD, has purchased from SCICOR an SGI Altix 3000 server, which was put into production last month.
EMC Corporation and IBM Corporation announced an agreement that will extend interoperability and compatibility for their respective storage systems, servers and software.
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.
Nikon Instruments Inc. announced the winners of the Nikon 2003 Small World Photomicrography Competition. Dr. Torsten Wittman of The Scripps Research Institute, Dr. Greg Rouse of South Australia Museum, and Dr.