Following its reorganization, the Bayer Group intends to maintain its focus on its core businesses and, in the future, concentrate on health care, nutrition and innovative materials. For this reason, Bayer Chemicals (excluding H.C.
Tripos announced a collaboration with Critical Therapeutics, Inc. (CTI), a privately held biopharmaceutical company discovering and developing therapies for critical-care medicine.
A list of Premium Technology Providers was released by the Audit Repository Center. ARC is a clearing-house for standardized industry evaluations of commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) software and hardware products used by firms engaged in FDA-regulated industries.
Media Cybernetics announced a new collaboration with the Smithsonian Institution's Center for Material Research and Education (SCMRE).
LION bioscience and DeltaSoft, Inc. announced a multiyear preferred reseller agreement for LION to distribute DeltaSoft's products as well as a collaboration to develop new solutions that integrate public and proprietary data repositories and workflows across bioinformatics and cheminformatics.
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.
The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences has awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics for 2003 "for pioneering contributions to the theory of superconductors and superfluids" jointly to Alexei A. Abrikosov from Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, IL, Vitaly L. Ginzburg of P.N.
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.
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.