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"Many of our Joyent Cloud customers have experienced significant growth based on the superior user experience and performance we deliver on Joyent Cloud," said Steve Tuck, EVP and GM of Joyent Cloud, Joyent's public cloud line of business, as Joyent Cloud Europe was unveiled this week -an extension of the US-based Joyent Cloud that will provide high-performance real-time Infrastructure-as-a-Service in Europe, located in Amsterdam.  Tuck continued: "As they expand into Europe they want the same level of real-time computing performance as in the U.S. to ensure that their European user base gets only the best. At the same time, our European public cloud will give European businesses' customers the opportunity to deliver a higher-quality experience to their end-users." This launch, added Tuck, "is driven by demand from customers in North America who are expanding into E... (more)

Sass Somekh to Retire as President of Novellus

SAN JOSE, Calif., Dec. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Novellus Systems, Inc. today announced that effective January 29, 2007, Sass Somekh, having turned 60, will retire as president of the company and transition to a part-time role. Somekh will continue to work with Novellus for the foreseeable future as chairman of the Novellus Technical Advisory Board, as well as serving as advisor to the CEO. He will also continue on behalf of Novellus to rally Silicon Valley business leaders behind stable energy initiatives through SVoilfree.org and as the Novellus representative to the Silicon Valley Leadership Group. "Sass has been a great asset to Novellus over the past three years, bringing a process-oriented, cross-functional, and engineering-focused approach that has helped us streamline product development processes and grow our organization," said Rick Hill, chairman and ... (more)

Celsia Technologies and the Korea Institute of Industrial Technology (KITECH) Announce Product Development Partnership

MIAMI, April 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Celsia Technologies (BULLETIN BOARD: CSAT) and the Korea Institute of Industrial Technology (KITECH) today announced an agreement to co-develop high-performance cooling solutions for the CPU and GPU markets based on Celsia's patented NanoSpreader(TM) technology. Under the terms of the agreement, KITECH will provide Celsia with technical design and testing expertise and financial backing, and KITECH will retain some limited product rights. Financial terms were not disclosed. "KITECH is focused on driving industrial technology development in Korea and across the globe, and to this end we are always interested in working with companies and organizations with innovative technologies," said Dr. Jae-Ho Yun, principal researcher, KITECH. "We see an increasing need for high- performance thermal solutions in the desktop arena, and Cel... (more)

SonicWALL Takes Business Continuity Offering to a New Level With Site to Site Data Backup and Recovery

SUNNYVALE, Calif., July 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- SonicWALL, Inc. , today introduced to its Continuous Data Protection (CDP) series the capability of using a CDP appliance as an offsite data backup solution. CDP Box-to-Box Backup provides a comprehensive solution for backing up and restoring data remotely without using third-party offsite facilities, giving users and managed service providers control over their data backup and recovery solutions. SonicWALL CDP Box-to-Box Backup is an offsite backup and recovery solution operating in conjunction with local SonicWALL CDP devices. The SonicWALL Box-to-Box Backup solution automatically receives data from CDP appliances on a continual basis. All data is securely transmitted and encrypted with an AES 256-bit encryption key. In the event that a local disaster occurs or the local site CDP unit fails, IT administrators ca... (more)

Joyent Announces the Global Cloud Network for Mobile-First Markets

SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 08/07/12 -- Joyent, the high-performance cloud infrastructure company, today announced the launch of the Global Cloud Network (GCN), an alliance of Mobile Carriers who run their Mobile Clouds and IaaS on Joyent's data center fabric. Global Cloud Network responds to the explosive growth of mobile devices in emerging markets like Brazil, Russia, India and China as well as the mobile-first markets of Africa, India and Indonesia. Today, mobile-first carriers in emerging markets are facing unprecedented scaling challenges with billions of real-time, data-intensive, and latency-sensitive mobile transactions hitting their networks. These carriers require the ability to deliver high-performance, highly secure mobile cloud infrastructure services to meet the demands of today's user-intensive mobile, web and mission-critical machine-to-ma... (more)

Altium Delivers New Altium Designer 14

SYDNEY, Oct. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --  Altium Limited, a global leader in Smart System Design Automation, 3D PCB design (Altium Designer) and embedded software development (TASKING), announces the new version of its flagship product, Altium Designer 14. Press release and images are available here: http://www.altium.com/en/altium/press-center/press-releases/altium-delivers-new-altium-designer-14. The new Altium Designer 14 extends the company's leadership position in native 3D PCB Design systems by delivering a new customer centric platform with heavy emphasis on core PCB design technologies. Altium Designer now features support for flex and rigid-flex design, including schematic capture, 3D PCB layout, analysis and programmable design – all in a single, unified solution. With its unique native 3D visual support of this technology, Altium Designer 14 opens the door ... (more)

Spansion Helps to Reduce Energy Consumption in Internet Data Center Servers by up to 75 Percent and Expand Memory Capacity

SUNNYVALE, Calif., June 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Spansion Inc. , the world's largest pure-play provider of Flash memory solutions, today unveiled plans for a new class of memory, called Spansion(R) EcoRAM(TM), designed to solve the growing energy consumption crisis in Internet data centers by replacing power-hungry DRAM in data center servers. When combined with Virident Systems, Inc.'s new GreenGateway technology announced today, Spansion EcoRAM can help slash energy consumption by up to 75 percent in Internet data center servers, and offer four times the memory capacity of traditional DRAM-only servers for the same energy consumption. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20060118/SFW077LOGO) The Data Center Energy Crisis According to recent reports from Dr. Jonathan Koomey, an expert in energy efficiency and a Consulting Professor at Stanford University,... (more)

Altec Lansing Unveils Five Speaker Systems for Music Where You Listen Most: MP3 Mobile Phones, iPods and PCs

MILFORD, Pa., Sept. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Altec Lansing, a division of Plantronics , today unveiled a series of ultra-light, ultra- portable Bluetooth(R) and corded speaker systems designed to deliver clear, rich audio directly from MP3 enabled mobile phones, iPods, laptops and other portable digital devices. The Company also unveiled the latest PC speaker system for flat-panel displays. "Multimedia phones have elevated the utility of handsets beyond voice, and MP3 players and laptops are fundamentally changing the way consumers access and experience their favorite music and entertainment," says Bernice Cramer, vice president of Integrated Communications and Entertainment Products for Altec Lansing. "Our goal is to give consumers what they need to enjoy and share their mobile entertainment lifestyle with easy, portable and powerful speaker options from all t... (more)

SenSage Named Leader in Japanese Market for SIEM and Log Management

Enterprise software leader SenSage, Inc. has earned the top spot in market share for security log management software in Japan, according to a report by Japanese market analysis firm ITR Corporation.  The study of nearly 30 vendors that compete in the security log management market in Japan shows SenSage with a dominant market share of 30.4 percent, nearly twice that of the nearest competitor. ITR cited SenSage’s network of distribution and reseller partners and overall product quality as key differentiators in the marketplace. In addition, the report cited SenSage’s excellence in scalability, storage and analytical functions as key technical advantage. “Since its product launch in Japan in 2006, SenSage has been accepted by global-scale manufacturers and companies planning to develop comprehensive log management infrastructure in Japan,” said Takahiro Yukishima, rese... (more)

IntelePeer and Tekmark to Add Voice and Rich Media to Business Apps

IntelePeer Inc. has announced an agreement to integrate Voice 2.0 and rich media features into business applications with Tekmark Global Solutions LLC. Using the IntelePeer AppworX open communications platform, IntelePeer and Tekmark are co-developing applications based on Microsoft Windows Live Services that use voice, streaming video, communication and conferencing capabilities that drive new business process efficiencies and productivity. By using the hosted AppworX platform as a foundation, Tekmark will significantly reduce the time, up-front development costs and business risks typically involved in bringing powerful new business applications to market, while reducing communications and capital costs. The jointly developed applications will allow Tekmark’s and IntelePeer’s customers to deploy new services, such as streamed video, click-to-call connections, auto... (more)

IntelePeer Awarded Best of Show Award at Internet Telephony Conference and Expo East 2009

IntelePeer announced that its AppworX Application Platform has received a Best of Show Award in the Best Service Provider Solution category at Technology Marketing Corporation (TMC)’s INTERNET TELEPHONY Conference and EXPO East 2009 in Miami. IntelePeer’s AppworX open communications platform for applications and the company’s carrier-grade network make it easy to roll out high-quality interactive voice, video, SMS, data and other rich media services that boost productivity while reducing telecommunications and operational expenses. A communications-as-a-service (CaaS) offering, IntelePeer AppworX is ideal for increasing collaboration among business application users, fostering closer connections with customers and introducing communications-enabled business processes that drive efficiency and deliver cost savings. IntelePeer can ensure high-quality service through ... (more)