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Ralink Captures 20 Percent of ADSL Chip Market According to New iSuppli Figures

March 9, 2011 7:04 am | Comments

CUPERTINO, Calif. -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Ralink Technology Corporation today announced that sales of its ADSL chipsets grew to more than 20 percent of the global xDSL home gateway market according to a recently released iSuppli report. According to iSuppli figures, global ADSL subscribers increased by 10.

MobileIron Release Delivers Local Language Support for Global 2000 Customers

March 9, 2011 7:04 am | Comments

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.,/PRNewswire/ -- MobileIron today announced version 4.1 of the MobileIron Virtual Smartphone Platform (VSP),which features local language support for global companies. MobileIron also announced its reseller agreement with SoftBank BB, the biggest IT distributer in Japan and one of the Group companies of SoftBankCorp, to provide SoftBank's enterprise customers with mobile device management, security and app control.

FBI Deploys Enhanced Fingerprint ID System

March 9, 2011 7:04 am | Comments

By Elizabeth Montalbano, InformationWeek Lockheed Martin built the multimillion-dollar Next Generation Identification System (NGIS) to replace over a period of time the FBI's current Integrated Automated Fingerprint Identification System (IAFIS), which Lockheed has supported since it went live in 1999, the company said.


FCC Chairman Genachowski to Address International CTIA Wireless 2011® Attendees on March 22

March 9, 2011 7:04 am | Comments

Newswire WASHINGTON, /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- International CTIA WIRELESS® 2011 recently announced that FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski will speak during the show's opening day keynote session, set for March 22 at 9:00 a.m. EST. International CTIA WIRELESS will take place March 22–24 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida.

Standardization Roadmap for Safe, Mass Deployment of Electric Vehicles under Development

March 9, 2011 7:04 am | Comments

NEW YORK, /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A March 4th meeting convened by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) has resulted in an agreement by key stakeholders from the private and public sectors to develop a standardization roadmap to enable the safe, mass deployment of electric vehicles and associated infrastructure in the United States.

Verint Awarded 2011 “Tomorrow’s Technology Today” Security Honor

March 8, 2011 6:23 am | Comments

MELVILLE, N.Y. -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Verint® Systems Inc. today announced that it has been awarded the 2011 “Tomorrow’s Technology Today” award by Info Security Products Guide, an industry-leading information security research and advisory guide, in the category of integrated security software solution.

Superconducting Magnets for Grid-Scale Storage

March 8, 2011 6:23 am | by Article Source: Technology Review, Published by MIT | Comments

By Phil Mckenna Superconducting magnetic energy storage (SMES) has long been pursued as a large-scale technology because it offers instantaneous energy discharge and a theoretically infinite number of recharge cycles. Until recently, however, the material costs for SMES devices have been prohibitively high for all but very small applications.

Precision Analog ICs Support Enterprise Access Points, Cable Set-Top Boxes and Wireless Video Systems

March 8, 2011 6:23 am | Comments

WOBURN, Mass. -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Skyworks Solutions is ramping production of various precision analog ICs in support of several customers launching fiber to the curb (FTTC), fiber to the home (FTTH), cable set-top boxes and wireless video systems. Cisco and Motorola, among others, are leveraging Skyworks’ industry-leading power amplifiers, LNAs, gain blocks, attenuators, pin and varactor diodes, as well as switches to enable greater network reliability.


Motorola Solutions Helps Lower Broadband Connectivity Costs with New Wireless Ethernet Bridges

March 8, 2011 6:23 am | Comments

SCHAUMBURG, Ill. -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Motorola Solutions, Inc. today announced new additions to its PTP 200 Series portfolio of point-to-point (PTP) wireless Ethernet bridges – the PTP 230 and PTP 250. Both solutions leverage Motorola’s technology leadership in the unlicensed spectrum to offer reliable wireless broadband connectivity and backhaul in line-of-sight (LOS) as well as near line-of-sight (nLOS) conditions.

Consumer Connected Device Shipments Set to Reach 712 Million Units

March 8, 2011 6:23 am | Comments

DECATUR, Ga. -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Infinite Research is pleased to announce the publication of our Global Consumer Connected Device Market Forecast. The report presents a comprehensive analysis of the Consumer Connected Device market, including coverage of mobile connected devices and stationary home electronics.

EMO Sensor – First Validated Tool for Measuring Emotional Responses to Brand and Advertising Communications

March 8, 2011 6:23 am | Comments

BLUE BELL, Pa. -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- GfK HealthCare today announced the launch of its latest innovation, EMO Sensor™, the industry’s first validated tool for measuring a brand’s emotional loading and intensity. Using a set of labeled pictures, EMO Sensor can measure 22 marketing-relevant emotions in response to different touch points of a health care manufacturer’s brand or advertising communication.

Altera Delivers First Integrated 100G EFEC Solutions for FPGAs

March 8, 2011 6:23 am | Comments

Altera Corporation recently announced availability of the industry’s first integrated, enhanced forward error correction (EFEC) IP cores optimized for high performance Stratix® IV and Stratix V series FPGAs. The EFEC7 and EFEC20 are multi-dimensional IP cores developed by Altera’s Newfoundland Technology Centre (formerly Avalon Microelectronics) and specifically designed for 100G applications such as metro and long-haul optical transport networks (OTN).

Smith Micro Software Named Finalist in the Big Idea Contest by International CTIA Wireless

March 7, 2011 8:24 am | Comments

ALISO VIEJO, Calif. -- (BUSINESS WIRE) - -Smith Micro Software today announced its revolutionary solution for global device communications, SODA™ (Secure On-Device API), is a Top 5 Finalist in the CTIA Wireless Big Idea Contest, which honors innovative solutions created for the wireless industry. Smith Micro Software will showcase SODA at the International CTIA Wireless 2011 conference, held at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida, March 22-24, 2011.

Chipset Enables Operators to Deliver Cost Effective “Triple Play” Services with Support for VDSL 30a Profile and ADSL Fallback

March 7, 2011 8:24 am | Comments

CUPERTINO, Calif. -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Ralink Technology Corporation today announced its entry into the high-growth VDSL market with the introduction of the RT65168 VDSL2/ADSL2+ processor. RT65168 is the world’s first VDSL solution that can be designed onto a 2-layer board, that supports the VDSL2 30a profile with up to 100 Mbps upstream/downstream throughput, and that enables ADSL fallback for backward compatibility.

Private WiFi® Intended to Protect Consumers, Counter against Increasing Hacker Threats on Public WiFi Networks

March 7, 2011 8:23 am | Comments

SHERMAN, Conn., /PRNewswire/ -- Private Communications Corporation (PCC), a security technology company that protects personal data and information online, today announced the launch of Private WiFi®, its flagship Virtual Private Network (VPN) software. Private WiFi encrypts all data going into and out of a person's computer to support online privacy, protect consumers' identities and secure sensitive communications transmitted over the more than 400,000 known unencrypted WiFi networks or "hotspots" worldwide, according to JiWire.


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