Technology News Archive - October 31, 2008

The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America has announced the introduction of the national extended access 'travel network' for its health plan members.

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/4489d1/enterprise_network) has announced the addition of the "Enterprise Network Equipment & Network Management Services Market 2007-2010 - Bundled Report" report to their offering.

IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced today that PHASE 2 International, a leading Software as a Service (SaaS) provider, selected IBM technology to enable the company to support more clients while lowering energy use by over 65 percent.

IBM (NYSE: IBM) and Punahou School in Honolulu, Hawai'i have undertaken an aggressive energy reduction effort intended to cut Punahou's data-center power consumption in half by 2016.

Mellanox(R) Technologies, Ltd. (NASDAQ:MLNX) (TASE:MLNX), a leading supplier of semiconductor-based, server and storage interconnect products, has been named to Deloitte's Technology Fast 50 Program for Silicon Valley Software and Information Technology (IT) companies.

SuccessFactors, Inc. (NASDAQ:SFSF), the global leader in on-demand performance and talent management solutions, today announced that it has been named to Deloitte's Technology Fast 50 Program for Silicon Valley Software and Information Technology (IT) companies.

Qualys(R), Inc., the leading provider of on demand IT security risk and compliance management solutions, today announced for the third consecutive year it has been named to The Silicon Valley Technology Fast 50 Program, which honors the fastest growing software and information technology companies in the San Francisco Bay Area.


Video game publishing firm Electronic Arts announced on Thursday a larger quarterly loss for the July-September period which will lead to a 6 percent reduction in its work force.

NEW HAVEN, Conn., Oct. 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- In celebration of AT&T Connecticut's first year as the holder of a certificate of video franchise authority, AT&T Inc.

Chyron (NASDAQ: CHYR), a leading provider of broadcast-quality digital graphics solutions for television stations and networks and for online, out of home and mobile applications, today announced plans to release its third quarter 2008 results on Thursday, November 6, 2008, after the market close.

Word of the Day
  • To think; to imagine; to fancy.
  • To be of opinion; have the notion; think; imagine; suppose.
The word 'ween' comes from Middle English wene, from Old English wēn, wēna ("hope, weening, expectation"), from Proto-Germanic *wēniz, *wēnōn (“hope, expectation”), from Proto-Indo-European *wen- (“to strive, love, want, reach, win”).