Technology News Archive - July 08, 2009

NEW YORK, July 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Pink OTC Markets Inc., the leading electronic inter-dealer quotation system, trading technology and financial information provider for over-the-counter (OTC) securities, today announced that K+S Aktiengesellschaft (Frankfurt: SDF, OTCQX: KPLUY), a leading German-based supplier of specialty and standard fertilizers, plant care, and salt products, has chosen to list its American Depositary Receipts (ADRs) on OTCQX.

PHOENIX, July 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Tripware, a new travel service for self-serve business travelers, provides a plug-in for Microsoft Outlook 2007 that enables travelers to handle all their business trip needs directly in Microsoft Outlook.

WALTHAM, Mass., July 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Lewtan Technologies, Inc., provider of ABSNet and ABSNet Loan, the industry's leading source for asset-backed securities surveillance data, analytics, software and content for the global securitization industry, today announced that 1010data, a provider of the leading analytics platform delivered over the Web for the mortgage and asset-backed securities industries, will offer ABSNet Loan data to their customers. "Our decision to provide investors and other securitization market professionals access to ABSNet Loan data through the hosted 1010data offering was an easy one.

LONDON, July 8 /PRNewswire/ -- PGP Corporation, a global leader in enterprise data protection, has announced the results of the third annual study by The Ponemon Institute, identifying the steps UK organisations are taking in order to safeguard their confidential data. The 2009 Annual Study: UK.

ROME, July 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Venere.com, the European online hotel reservations specialist recently acquired by Expedia Inc., has appointed Philippe Vimard to lead its technology department. In this role Philippe will be responsible for the company's technological strategy and drive forward the technological development of the Venere.com global point of sales. "We are delighted to have Philippe join the senior management team at Venere.com," comments Emmanuel de Rycker, Managing Director at Venere.com. "Philippe brings to the position a deep knowledge of Expedia's lodging products and systems, strong experience in hotel system connectivity, and knowledge of high-transaction volume web sites." Philippe joined Expedia in 2002 through the acquisition of Newtrade technologies, a Montreal-based company specializing in hotel connectivity and distribution solutions.

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, July 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Uni-Pixel, Inc.

ST. LOUIS, July 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Amdocs (NYSE: DOX), the leading provider of customer experience systems, today announced that it has been selected by T-Mobile UK for a four-year managed services agreement.

GENEVA, July 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The world's first RFID-based scheme for single-journey reusable ticketing in mass transportation has recently gone live in Seoul, South Korea, and is expected to save some 3 billion Won (over US$2.4 million) per year using a robust solution based on RFID technology from STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a leading developer of RFID chips. Serving a city of 10 million people and operating since 1974, the Seoul Subway became a part of the Seoul Metropolitan Government's New Transportation System combining subway and bus networks in July 2004.

NORWALK, Conn., July 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Defentect (OTC Bulletin Board: SLNH) announces a $126,000 purchase of its management, monitoring and messaging software platform, DM3(TM) and Gammatect(TM) radiation sensors by Itasca, Illinois-based AIT Worldwide Logistics, global transportation and logistics provider.

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