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Now held three times a year, in New York, Prague, and Silicon Valley, the organizing principle of each International Virtualization Conference & Expo remains the same: our aim is to ensure, through an intense and carefully chosen program of technical and strategic breakout sessions, that attending delegates leave each Conference with abundant resources, ideas and examples they can apply immediately to leveraging Virtualization, helping them to maximize performance, minimize cost and improve the efficiency and flexibility of their Enterprise IT endeavors. The Call for Papers for the 7th International Virtualization Conference & Expo, which will be held in Santa Clara, CA, on November 2- 4, 2009, is currently still open. The submissions URL is here, and the deadline for submissions is June 30, 2009. Topics welcomed include every aspect of virtualization. For example: ... (more)

Harvard Medical School Deploys American Power Conversion's InfraStruXure(TM) On-Demand Data Center Solution to Ensure Highly Available Electronic Course Curriculum and Research Data

WEST KINGSTON, R.I., Aug. 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- American Power Conversion (APC), a leading global provider of high availability systems for network-critical physical infrastructure (NCPI), today announced that Harvard Medical School, one of the first "all-digital" medical schools in the U.S., recently purchased APC's InfraStruXure(TM) solution for the school's new data center in Boston, Mass. As their students, faculty, and researchers become increasingly dependent upon information technology to more effectively educate, research, and diagnose disease, Harvard Medical IT staff is challenged with delivering scalable, cutting-edge technology applications "on-demand," 24x7x365 days per year. (Logo: ) According to Harvard Medical School's chief information officer, John D. Halamka, "At Harvard Medical School, ... (more)

American Power Conversion Launches Blade Readiness Assessment Service to Help Data Center Managers Successfully Deploy Blade Servers

WEST KINGSTON, R.I., Oct. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- American Power Conversion (APC), a leading global provider of high availability systems for network-critical physical infrastructure (NCPI), today announced its new Blade Readiness Assessment Service that provides IT professionals with an assessment of the feasibility of successfully deploying blade servers in their current data center installations. The Blade Readiness Assessment Service provides evaluations of essential data center NCPI components including power, cooling, facility and rack capabilities, as well as management systems. For each assessment, APC's Global Services staff conducts site surveys and provide a report that includes identifying constraints, as well as offering power and cooling enhancement options, and optimal blade deployment strategies. The assessment service also benchmarks the power ... (more)

PR Newswire Summary of Technology Copy, March 15, 2007

Following is a summary of high technology news releases transmitted today by PR Newswire. The full text of these releases is available at the PR Newswire for Journalists, CLTH094 03/15/2007 02:17 r f Gemalto-2006-Results (AMSTERDAM) Gemalto Full Year 2006 Results AQTH039 03/15/2007 03:00 r f CA-PromiseTechnology (HANNOVER) Promise Unveils a Comprehensive Line of SAS Storage Products at CeBIT 2007 and Is Positioned to be a Dominant RAID Storage Supplier in the CGTH003 03/15/2007 03:00 r f IL-VASCO-Digipass (OAKBROOK TERRACE) CeBIT 2007: VASCO Launches Refined Digipass Pack Strategy for SMEs CGTH022 03/15/2007 04:00 r f IL-NAVTEQ-VisualMap (CHICAGO) NAVTEQ Enhances the Digital Map Experience with Visual Content CLTH035 03/15/2007 04:00 r f AuthentiDate-eBilling (DUSSELDORF) ALPHA COM Integrates Authentidate's Signature Solution Into New ... (more)

365 Main Joins The Green Grid to Advance Energy Efficiency in the Data Center

SAN FRANCISCO, April 10 /PRNewswire/ -- 365 Main today announced that it has joined The Green Grid, a global nonprofit consortium of technology companies and professionals dedicated to advancing energy efficiency in data centers and business computing ecosystems. Formed earlier this year, The Green Grid is committed to driving new user- centric metrics, technology standards and best practices for use by data center managers worldwide. Membership is open to any company developing products and technologies aimed at the data center market, as well as to information technology professionals tasked with data center operations. Member companies currently sitting on the organization's board of directors include HP, IBM, Intel, Microsoft, AMD, APC, Dell, Rackable Systems, SprayCool, Sun Microsystems and VMware. The Green Grid's key areas of focus include: -- Defining meanin... (more)

Applied Materials Launches Breakthrough E3 Equipment and Process Control Solution for Boosting Fab Productivity

Applied Materials, Inc. today announced its Applied E3™ advanced equipment and process control solution, a comprehensive factory automation (FA) software package for improving the productivity and reducing the costs of semiconductor, flat panel display and photovoltaic solar cell manufacturing. Utilizing proprietary algorithms, the Applied E3 system can boost process capability by >30%, reduce unscheduled down time, and shorten cycle time to achieve up to a 20% increase in overall equipment effectiveness. The Applied E3 system uniquely integrates all critical equipment automation and process control components to deliver the most flexible, user-friendly and powerful fab-wide Equipment Engineering System solution on the market today. “Customers understand that equipment automation is a huge opportunity to exploit the unused potential of their existing as... (more)

Schneider Electric Launches White Paper App for Apple iOS and Android Phone or Tablet Devices

WEST KINGSTON, RI -- (Marketwire) -- 07/18/12 -- Schneider Electric, a global specialist in energy management, today announced the launch of its new white paper app for Apple iOS (iPhone, iPod touch, iPad) and Android-supported tablets and devices. The app will give users free, mobile access to Schneider Electric's 150+ white paper library built from $90 million of research, the popularity of which garnered close to eight million downloads in 2011. As the next step in the evolution of this expansive knowledge base, the app's availability comes in conjunction with the release of one of Schneider Electric's much-anticipated research papers on the newly emerging field of Data Center Infrastructure Management (DCIM). The paper, titled "Avoiding Common Pitfalls of Evaluating and Implementing DCIM Solutions", addresses how to prevent the loss of ROI when choosing, instal... (more)

iTRACS introduces DCIM Open Exchange Framework™ - an open, bi-directional collaborative framework for DCIM-related data, systems, and workflows

CHICAGO, Dec. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- iTRACS Corporation, Inc., the leading provider of open, enterprise-class Data Center Infrastructure Management (DCIM) solutions, today announced two advancements in the evolution and growth of the DCIM industry: the DCIM Open Exchange Framework™ and the ourDCIM™ Software Developer Community. (Logo: These developments reflect the increasing importance of DCIM as an enabler of business value for the enterprise, and the need for an open, collaborative community that unleashes the potential of DCIM as an infrastructure management game-changer. "DCIM is now broadly accepted as the primary method for achieving efficiency and increasing the business output and value of infrastructure ecosystems," said Steven Brasen, Managing Research Director, Enterprise Management Associates. "... (more)

Netformx Announces General Availability of DesignXpert version 15.1

SAN JOSE, Calif., April 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Netformx®, the leader in collaborative requirements-to-order solutions today announced the general availability of Netformx DesignXpert® version 15.1, the global leader in enterprise technology design and proposal generation. The latest release incorporates major architecture changes along with performance improvements for faster search queries, larger Netformx KnowledgeBase™, and shorter production cycles. Netformx DesignXpert now officially supports Microsoft Windows 8 and Office 2013 including Surface Pro tablets for greater deployment flexibility. This release also includes many improvements to speed up the design of products and services from the only comprehensive multi-vendor content library for technology products from top technology suppliers including Cisco, HP, Juniper, Avaya, Adtran, APC, Belden, Plantro... (more)

Facebook and Google Lead 7th Asian Publishing Convention

The digital world's leading brands helm the challenge at the Asian Publishing Convention (APC) on July 11&12 in Manila, at the Mandarin Oriental Manila, May 24, 2013 - (ACN Newswire) - Digital gurus from Facebook and Google will lead plenary sessions at the Asian Publishing Convention (APC). The regional magazine and online industry event for publishers and industry professionals will run for two intensive days with plenary and bootcamp sessions. Mr. Eliot Connor, Director, APAC, Facebook and Mr. Gilles Boitard, Strategic Partner Lead for Partner Business Solutions for Southeast Asia, Google will lead the plenary session on the first day, July 11, 2013. Mr. Connor and Mr. Boitard will discuss the topic, What can Online Publishers Learn from Successful Digital Strategies & Business Models. Mr. Cyril Pereira, Co-chair of APC 2013 said, The next generation is on screen f... (more)

Growth Opportunities in Continuous Fiber Thermoplastics Market 2014-2019: Trends, Forecast, and Opportunity Analysis

LONDON, Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- has added a new market research report: Growth Opportunities in Continuous Fiber Thermoplastics Market 2014-2019: Trends, Forecast, and Opportunity Analysis Background: Global continuous fiber thermoplastics (CFT) market is expected to reach an estimated $216.7 million by 2019. CFT materials are used in a variety of markets such as aerospace, transportation, sporting goods, industrial goods, and ballistics which have been the market drivers in the recent years, helping to gain widespread acceptance in the marketplace across all regions. Lucintel, a leading global management consulting and market research firm, has analyzed the global continuous fiber thermopla... (more)