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2011-08-05 09:30:00

EMERYVILLE, Calif., Aug. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- British Retail Consortium (BRC), an internationally recognized food safety standard, has rated Scientific Certification Systems (SCS, www.scscertified.com) an "excellent" provider with 5 stars, among certification bodies accredited to audit to their standard. SCS, an accredited BRC certifier since March 2010, recently conducted BRC audits for Ann's House of Nuts, Produce Exchange and Taylor Farms. SCS is a 27-year leader in food safety...

2011-07-19 08:02:00

PORTLAND, Ore., July 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) experienced unprecedented growth in the number of DLNA Certified® televisions during the first quarter of 2011, certifying more than 1,000 models in North America, Europe, Korea and Japan. The number of television models Certified by the Alliance in the first three months of the year was greater than the total number Certified in the first four years of the program. There are now more...

2011-07-12 05:00:00

SAN JOSE, Calif., July 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Micrel Inc., (Nasdaq: MCRL), an industry leader in analog, high bandwidth communications and Ethernet IC solutions, today announced that it had joined MIPI Alliance as an Adopter Member. MIPI Alliance strives to establish specifications for standard hardware and software interfaces in mobile devices, and encourages the adoption of those standards throughout the mobile ecosystem. Micrel's goal is to ensure Micrel IC interoperability with the...

2011-06-30 10:02:00

CSCC Appoints Liaison Officer to Work with Standards Organizations including DMTF, OASIS, OGF, OMG, SNIA, The Open Group and TM Forum NEEDHAM, Mass., June 30, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- At the Cloud Standards Customer Council (CSCC) meeting on June 21 in Salt Lake City, UT, several cloud standards development organizations (SDOs) including Distributed Management Task Force (DMTF), OASIS, Open Grid Forum (OGF), OMG(®), Storage Networking Industry Association...

2011-06-22 10:20:00

Approval of RPL routing standard and Completion of 6LoWPAN-HC Demonstrate Increasing Demand for Internet Protocol for Smart Objects COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The IPSO Alliance, the leading organization defining the Internet of Things (IoT), today announced four new members, its intent to begin a series of interoperability tests, and the approval and completion of two new standards. This demonstrates significant demand for Internet Protocol (IP) for...

2011-06-22 08:00:00

CHESTNUT RIDGE, N.Y., June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- LeCroy Corporation (NASDAQ: LCRY), a leading supplier of oscilloscopes, protocol analyzers and serial data test solutions, has launched a MIPI M-PHY test suite tailored specifically to the verification, debug and conformance testing of MIPI® Alliance M-PHY(SM) and various other signal types using the M-PHY physical layer standard. The MIPI M-PHY test suite was introduced using the silicon-proven Mixel M-PHY at the MIPI...

2011-06-22 07:15:00

CAMPBELL, Calif., June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Adrian Cockcroft, acclaimed Author, Speaker and Cloud Systems Architect, has joined the Advisory Board of cloud infrastructure management pioneer Smartscale Systems. His expertise in cloud operations architecture and design will round out the team of entrepreneurs and corporate technology leaders and help guide strategy. Smartscale Systems provides cloud computing and infrastructure management solutions for mid sized to large corporate...

2011-06-21 01:30:00

ASIA NOW DOMINATES WITH 42% OF GLOBAL BROADBAND SUBSCRIBERS AND 16.2% ANNUAL GROWTH SINGAPORE, June 21, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With an increase of over 15.2 million subscribers in the first three months of this year, fixed broadband grew by 2.9%. This was the biggest quarterly increase in the last two years and representing an annual growth rate of 11.93%, according to figures announced today by the Broadband Forum at its press conference at CommunicAsia 2011. IPTV also shows...

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