Technology News Archive - July 28, 2009

MUMBAI, India, July 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Global economies have had to face the heat of recession in recent years. Sectors which were growing by leaps and bounds and were at a time the most sought after markets to invest in, turned to dust in no time.

COVINGTON, Ky., July 28 /PRNewswire/ -- IDTection, a corporate sales and marketing company, announces a strategic partnership with Georgia-based National ID Recovery, LLC, a leading national provider of Identity Theft solutions.

PARIS, July 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Alcatel-Lucent (Euronext Paris and NYSE: ALU) today announced the appointment of Victor Agnellini as Senior Vice President, Transformation. Based in Paris, Agnellini will orchestrate the transformation initiatives being done throughout the company into a single global project.

PHOENIX, July 28 /PRNewswire/ -- An epidemic of ID Theft--nine million cases reported annually and 262 million ID records reported stolen since 2005 --is the driver of Merchants Information Solutions' creation of the U.S.'s first volunteer business-government Board dedicated to stopping ID thieves by creating and delivering the latest and best prevention practices.

NORWALK, Conn., July 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Defentect (OTC Bulletin Board: SLNH) announces a sale of its fully integrated CBRNE detection management, monitoring and messaging software platform, DM3(TM), Gammatect(TM) radiation and CT2020ComboPRO photoionization (PID) chemical detectors to RoboVault, operator of one of the first high-tech robotic self storage facilities in the U.S.

BOSTON, July 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Siemens Enterprise Communications Group (SEN Group), a premier provider of business communications solutions, today announced the company recently signed upwards of $100 million in new and extended Managed Services agreements with enterprise customers in the public sector, financial services, pharmaceutical, education and healthcare industries.

Second Quarter Consolidated Revenue Grows By 3% to $2.9 Billion; Wireless Delivers Strong Subscriber Growth, Historically Low Postpaid Churn, 38% Wireless Data Revenue Growth, and 49% Network Revenue Margins; Cable Drives Continued Margin Expansion and Healthy Growth in Cash Flow as Subscriber Growth Slows in Face of Economic Recession in Ontario and Growing Maturation of Certain Products; Double Digit Adjusted Operating Profit Growth at Cable Operations Offset by Reductions in Roaming and Other Discretionary Usage at Wireless, Advertising Sales Declines at Media, and Costs From Successful Smartphone Campaign at Wireless TORONTO, July 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Rogers Communications Inc.

OAK BROOK, Ill., July 28 /PRNewswire/ -- SWC Technology Partners, a leading provider of IT solutions to small and medium-sized organizations, has won the Microsoft Central Region Partner Marketing Excellence Award for fiscal year 2009.

CHICAGO, July 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Orbitz Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: OWW) will host a conference call to discuss the company's financial results for the second quarter of 2009, on Wednesday, August 5 at 10:00 a.m. EDT (9:00 a.m.

ATLANTA, July 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- EarthLink, Inc. (Nasdaq: ELNK) today announced financial results for its second quarter ended June 30, 2009.

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