Broadband Forum

Telecom Operators express support for new Broadband Forum.

Telecommunications operators BT, Orange, and Verizon welcomed the announcement of a union between the Broadband Forum and the IP/MPLS Forum. This consolidation in the standards and specifications community creates a Broadband Forum with over 200 members, comprising service providers, vendors, chip manufacturers, and regulatory bodies from across the world. It is expected to be increasingly...

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American National Standards Institute

Workshop Report details emergency preparedness for disabled.

The ANSI Homeland Security Standards Panel (HSSP) has published a Workshop Report on the need for standards-based solutions to assist individuals with disabilities and special needs during emergencies or natural disasters. It details the purpose, scope, findings. and recommendations. These include the development of emergency/disaster exercises, planning scenarios and response actions, as well as...

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AMT Urges Protection of technology suppliers.

To ensure the continued strength of American manufacturing, AMT - The Association For Manufacturing Technology has urged Congress and the Administration to protect the manufacturing technology supplier base in the wake of GM's Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing. Douglas K. Woods, AMT President, pointed out that One critical action that government can take right now is to expand the Auto Supplier...

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Wonderware Receives Frost & Sullivan's 'Excellence in Customer Value of the Year' Award

LAKE FOREST, Calif., May 15, 2009 - Wonderware, a business unit of Invensys, has been honored by industry research and consulting firm Frost & Sullivan with the Excellence in Customer Value of the Year award for the control software solutions and services category. Wonderware was recognized for its strategic partnerships with diverse system integrators and its capability to deliver an end-to-end...

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NKK Switches

NKK Switches Expands 3D CAD Library for Toggle Switches and Pushbuttons

Full range of products available for configuration & download at SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (May 26, 2009)- NKK Switches, the world's leading designer and manufacturer of innovative electromechanical switching devices, today announced a significant expansion of its online 3D CAD switch library and configurator for a full range of NKK's product lines. NKK's 3D models benefit design...

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LSI Corp of America

LSI to Present at Bank of America and Merrill Lynch U.S. Technology Conference

MILPITAS, Calif., May 28 -- LSI Corporation (NYSE: LSI) today announced that Abhi Talwalkar, President and CEO, will be presenting at the Bank of America and Merrill Lynch U.S. Technology Conference in New York, N.Y., on Thursday, June 4, 2009, at 2:15 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time. The presentation will be available to the public via audio webcast at Following the conference, a...

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Oxbow Activated Carbon

Carbon Resources Is 'Making A Splash' at the AWWA Trade Show

Carbon Resources will be exhibiting for the first time at the American Water Works Association Annual Conference and Exhibition (ACE 09), which will be held at the San Diego Convention Center from June 14-18, 2009. Our theme is Making A Splash says Kimberly Walsh, VP of Marketing. Although we have only begun marketing our Sabre and Spartan Series-® activated carbon products to the municipalities...

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ABB to Expand Transformer Components Portfolio

Acquisition of Comem SpA to bring complementary products Zurich, Switzerland, May 28, 2009 - ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has agreed to acquire Comem SpA, Italy, to expand its portfolio in the transformer components business. Comem is a manufacturer of high-quality transformer components, selling products under its own name and under the Elmek brand. Based close to...

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Workshop at the International Water Conference in Orlando, October 4 - 8 2009.

Jim Braun, President of AVANTech Inc along with Tracy Barker the VP of Technology, AVANTech Inc. will be instructors a workshop at the International Water Conference-® in Orlando October 4 – 8 2009. Jim Braun and Tracy Barker’s workshop will cover the objectives, requirements, and water demands associated with commercial nuclear power plants. Issues related to make-up, primary coolant,...

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