Technology News Archive - October 16, 2008

FiberLight(R) LLC, a leading source of metro optical transport solutions, is partnering with 1Vault Networks to provide optical transport capacity throughout the South Florida marketplace by connecting diversely routed fiber between 1Vault Network's Category 5 Data Center in Fort Lauderdale and global IP provider NTT America.

OTTAWA, CA, Oct. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- AFORE Solutions, Inc., a leader in the design and delivery of technology solutions for the networking industry, today unveiled its ASE3300(TM) Network Optimization Appliance, part of its Accelerated Secure Ethernet technology suite.

SevOne, Inc., an innovator in network and application performance management tools and solutions, announced today that Comcast, a leading provider of cable, entertainment and communications products and services, has standardized on its award-winning application and performance management solution, PAS(TM) (Performance Appliance Solution) -- displacing the largest legacy performance management application vendor in the industry.

Today Sprint (NYSE:S) and Samsung Telecommunications America (Samsung Mobile) announced key enhancements, including GPS to support Sprint Navigation, Windows Mobile 6.1 and the addition of Office Mobile 6.1 for the Samsung ACE.

WHAT Virtium Technology Inc., manufacturer of memory and solid state storage products for specialized computers in demanding environments, will be exhibiting at this year's AdvancedTCA Summit.

Iomega, an EMC company and a provider of data protection solutions, has launched its StorCenter ix2, an advanced network storage appliance for small businesses and the home.

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/212e07/argentina_key_st) has announced the addition of the "Argentina - Key Statistics Regulatory Overview and Fixed Network Markets" report to their offering.

Adobe Systems, a diversified software company, has launched version 10 of its Flash Player software.

Harmonic Inc. (NASDAQ:HLIT) today announced that its Rhozet(TM) Carbon Coder(TM) video transcoding solution has been selected by 3 Italia as part of its cross-media strategy, designed to deliver mobile TV over its DVB-H network.

Word of the Day
  • a study of the individuals in a group of people within a specific context and their relationships.
  • In rhetoric, the description of any one's personal appearance.
The word 'prosopography' comes from a Latin word meaning 'description of a person’s appearance' from Greek roots meaning 'face' or 'person' and 'writing'.