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2013-07-02 20:21:25

STAMFORD, Conn., July 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Prior to the date hereof, Cengage Learning Holdings II, L.P. (together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, the "Company") executed confidentiality agreements (the "Confidentiality Agreements") with the members of an ad hoc group of certain holders of the Company's first lien secured claims (the "First Lien Creditor Group") and certain holders of the Company's second lien secured claims and unsecured note claims (the "Junior Creditors,"...

2013-06-14 08:27:56

APAX HDF Library Accelerates HDF-Enabled Applications 3-8X Without Any Software Changes CAMPBELL, Calif., June 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Samplify, the leading intellectual property company for accelerating memory, storage, and I/O bottlenecks in computing, consumer electronics and mobile devices, announces the availability of its APAX HDF (Hierarchical Data Format ) Storage Library for high-performance computing (HPC), Big Data, and cloud computing applications. With APAX HDF, HPC...

2013-05-01 12:23:15

New leadership follows Apax Partners acquisition in 2012. AMSTERDAM, May 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Paradigm(TM) (www.pdgm.com) announced today that Arshad Matin has been appointed as the company's president and CEO and a member of the Board of Directors. In his new role as CEO, Matin will be responsible for leading the development and execution of the company's strategy. He will be based in Houston, Texas. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130501/CL04574 )(Logo:...

2013-02-10 16:20:33

TORONTO and PARK CITY, Utah, Feb. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- DW Healthcare Partners, a healthcare-focused private equity firm, announced today that it has completed fundraising for its third fund ("DWHP III"), which has closed with $265 million of committed capital, exceeding its original target of $250 million. DWHP III investors are comprised of pension plans, foundations, fund of funds, high net-worth individuals and family trusts. (Logo:...

2012-11-16 12:26:49

NEW YORK and LONDON, Nov. 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Funds advised by Apax Partners ("Apax"), a global private equity firm, today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Cole Haan LLC, a leading designer and retailer of premium footwear and related accessories, from NIKE, Inc. for $570 million in cash. The transaction is expected to close in early 2013. Cole Haan, headquartered in New York, is an iconic American designer and retailer of premium men's and...

2012-11-05 08:39:23

CAMPBELL, Calif., Nov. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --Samplify, the leading intellectual property company for accelerating memory, storage, and I/O bottlenecks in computing, consumer electronics and mobile devices, announced the availability of its APAX Software Development Kit (SDK) and Web-based Profiler analysis tool for high-performance computing (HPC), Big Science, Big Data, and cloud computing applications. HPC users and independent software developers can accelerate their applications, 3-8X,...

2012-10-29 07:31:12

CAMPBELL, Calif., Oct. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Samplify, the leading intellectual property company for accelerating memory, I/O, and storage in computing, consumer electronics and mobile devices, will demonstrate its new APAX intellectual property (IP) running on two ARM® Cortex(TM)-A9 processors in the Xilinx Zynq(TM) Extensible Processor Platform at ARM TechCon 2012. The APAX IP accelerates throughput of memory, I/O, and storage by 2X to 8X for high-performance computing (HPC)...

2012-06-26 06:29:37

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., June 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Private Capital Research Institute (PCRI), a non-profit organization that seeks to further the understanding of private capital and its global economic impact through independent academic research, announced today it has launched its web site: http://privatecapitalresearchinstitute.org/. "The launch of our web site is an important step to build awareness about our efforts to increase transparency in the private capital industry,"...

2012-06-25 23:00:45

Val Verde Unified School District is rising to the next level of achievement by arming its teachers with Splashtop Whiteboard and iPads, leapfrogging the older technology of SMART Boards and Interwrite tablets. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) June 25, 2012 Splashtop Inc., the worldwide leader in cross-device computing, today announced that the Val Verde Unified School District (VVUSD) in Southern California has outfitted more than 800 teachers with Splashtop Whiteboard. VVUSD is a winner of the...

2012-06-06 06:30:12

SAN FRANCISCO and AUBURN HILLS, Mich., June 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Francisco Partners, a leading technology-focused private equity firm, today announced the pending acquisition of Plex Systems from a group of shareholders, including Apax Partners. Based in Auburn Hills, Mich., Plex Systems is a leading provider of cloud ERP software for manufacturers. Plex Systems' flagship product, Plex Online, is a "shop floor to top floor" solution providing deep functionality for virtually...