Technology News Archive - July 13, 2009

DALLAS, July 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Trintech Group Plc (Nasdaq: TTPA), a leading provider of integrated financial governance, risk management and compliance software solutions, is proud to announce that independent research firm Forrester Research, Inc.

Global Industrial Cyber Security Leader Launches Multi-Faceted Effort to Improve the Security and Robustness of Smart Grid Technology VANCOUVER, July 13 /PRNewswire/ - In an announcement today, Wurldtech(TM) Security Technologies, a leading provider of industrial cyber security testing and certification solutions for critical infrastructure industries, revealed a detailed strategic initiative designed to help improve the security of the Smart Grid. The effort includes; the addition of wireless communication capabilities into the award-winning Achilles(TM) Satellite security robustness testing platform to diagnose and remediate vulnerabilities in Smart Grid technology; the expansion of the Achilles(TM) cyber security certification program to include resilience benchmarks for smart grid devices and applications; and the creation of the world's first cyber security research institute and global center of excellence for energy infrastructure protection with particular short-term fo

LONDON, July 13 /PRNewswire/ -- The GSMA today announced that the CEOs of some of the world's largest and most influential mobile operators, including Bharti Airtel, China Mobile, China Unicom, CSL, NTT DOCOMO, SoftBank Mobile, Telenor and Zain will deliver keynotes at the 2009 Mobile Asia Congress to be held 18-19 November 2009 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre.

CHAM, Switzerland, July 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Cross reference: Picture is distributed via EPA (European Pressphoto Agency) and can be downloaded free of charge at: http://www.presseportal.de/pm/64910?keygroup=bild RapidShare AG, one of the most popular 1-click hosts, held a 50,000 Euro prize draw for its premium and collector's users on its webpage in May this year.

LONDON, July 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Misys plc (LSE: MSY), the global application software and services company, today announces that it has been voted Best Technology Provider in the annual awards organised by the international publication, Trade & Forfaiting Review, beating all the other vendors in the trade finance market. Misys was awarded the accolade based entirely on the votes of professionals in the trade finance industry.

LONDON, July 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Nokia Series 40 mobile phones are now being shipped with a direct, emoze push messaging software link in the OVI download folder so that users can quickly set up their favourite messaging data sources such as Gmail, Hotmail, Facebook and so on, pushed to their mobile phone, with real-time, secure synchronization. Users experience the ultimate in mobile messaging, even on the simplest and most widely distributed S40 handsets.

SUNNYVALE, Calif., July 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- SST (Silicon Storage Technology, Inc.) (Nasdaq: SSTI), a leader in flash memory technology, will announce second quarter 2009 financial results on Tuesday, July 28, 2009.

LEEDS, July 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Companies with vouchers and discounts on voucher code sites such as VoucherSeeker.co.uk are more equipped to deal with the recession. "Discount vouchers and voucher codes are an effective marketing tool, and are quickly becoming a staple diet of shoppers," states Ed Hall, Director at VoucherSeeker.

CAMBRIDGE, England and SAN FRANCISCO, California, July 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Autonomy Corporation plc (LSE: AU.

SILVER SPRING, Md., July 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Motionsoft, a club management solutions provider based in Silver Spring, MD, has acquired Baltimore-based Conexion and Conexion Tan, companies that specialize in club management software, accounts receivables and financial services programs. The acquisition more than doubles Motionsoft's annual operating revenues, according to a press release, while expanding the company's client base to more than 1,500 health and fitness clubs, hospital and corporate wellness centers, university-based facilities, and tanning salons worldwide. "The combination of Motionsoft and Conexion provides us greater access to industry know-how and capital funds which, in turn, solidifies our promise to deliver premium club management solutions--from software, financial services, and beyond," Al Noshirvani, Motionsoft's CEO, said in a statement.

Word of the Day
  • an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
  • In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
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