A traveling robotic geologist from NASA has landed on Mars and returned stunning images of the area around its landing site in Gusev Crater.
Tim Berners-Lee, one of the the inventors of the World Wide Web and director of the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C), will be made a Knight Commander, Order of the British Empire (KBE) by Queen Elizabeth. This was announced by Buckingham Palace as part of the 2004 New Year's Honours list.
Shimadzu Corporation announced a worldwide OEM distribution agreement with Nonlinear Dynamics, a provider of bioinformatics software solutions.
EMC Corporation announced a $40 million competitive award of EMC's networked storage, business continuity software and open management software for the Pentagon Renovation Office (PENREN), a large-scale initiative to modernize the Department of Defense's IT infrastructure.
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is amending its regulations to require electronic submission of labeling for review with new drug applications (NDAs), certain biological license applications (BLAs), abbreviated new drug applications (ANDAs), supplements, and annual reports.
Agilent Technologies and Bayer Business Services (BBS) announced they will develop and market the
Tripos, Inc. and Chronogen Inc. announced a three-year collaboration to discover and optimize small-molecule therapeutics for cardiovascular disorders. Under the agreement, Tripos will employ its knowledge-driven chemistry process to provide complete drug discovery chemistry services for Chronogen.
Self-healing systems have the answer Alan Ganek The growing size and complexity of information technology makes troubleshooting a computer problem like finding a needle in a haystack.
Development and setup timesavings allow more time to make product improvements Brent Boecking Design and implementation of test and measurement systems has fixed and hidden time costs. Fixed costs are the price of your software package and measurement hardware.
Biological algorithms for data analysis Bill Weaver, Ph.D. Happy New Year and welcome to this column sporting the new title "Data Acquisition and Analysis." Well, it's not exactly a brand-new title. The old title simply sprouted a tail of "and Analysis.
IMSL Auto_ARIMA algorithm removes manual processing and expert analysis requirements Sean FitzGerald Finance, telecommunications, and manufacturing are just a few industries that are constantly looking for ways to build faster and more effective forecasting applications.
ProteinShop gives researchers pinpoint control Horst D. Simon The Human Genome Project and other biological research efforts are creating an avalanche of new data about the chemical makeup and genetic codes of living organisms.
Some considerations before deciding to switch ports Thomas Lutz RS232 serial ports have been around since the very first PCs as a way for software to communicate with external devices.
Image informatics — the next step in imaging Dean Sequera Image informatics is the process of mining information and refining knowledge derived from images.
By way of introduction, I have been doing software reviews for Scientific Computing for many years and was recently invited to write a regular column in 2004. Jumping at the chance to extol the virtues (and condemn the short comings) of our modern statistical and mathematical software, the ideas for subject matter fairly gush from my keyboard.