ASUSTek and Advantech Announce Strategic Alliance

Cincinnati, Ohio - 10/27/2005) - ASUSTek and Advantech announce that the two companies will enter a strategic alliance through a share swap. ASUSTek and Advantech are the global leaders in commercial and industrial computing respectively. ASUSTek and Advantech will collaborate on new product developments, manufacturing, quality, and set up a joint venture (tentatively AdvanSus) to pursue new...

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Robocom Systems International Inc.


Massapequa, NY October 11, 2005 - AvantcÃ-© Software announced today that it as completed the acquisition of substantially all of the assets of ROBOCOM Systems International, a leading provider of Warehouse Management Solutions that optimize and enable supply chains. We are pleased to partner with ROBOCOM's experienced management team and to play a role in guiding the company into its next...

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Bruker AXS, Inc.

Bruker AXS Announces Agreement to Acquire X-Ray Microanalysis Company Roentec AG

BERLIN, Germany - October 14, 2005 - Bruker AXS Inc. today announced an agreement to acquire Roentec AG, an X-ray microanalysis instrumentation company with annual revenues of $6-7 million, based in Berlin, Germany. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed, but the acquisition is expected to close in the fourth quarter of 2005. The worldwide X-ray microanalysis market is estimated to be...

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Micronas to Acquire WISchip International, a Leader in Video Compression and Streaming Technology

Combination of Micronas and WISchip technologies enables a broad range of HDTV solutions Zurich, Switzerland, October 26, 2005 - Micronas Semiconductor Holding AG (SWX Swiss Exchange: MASN, Frankfurt: MNSN, Prime Standard Segment, TecDAX) today announced the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire all shares of privately held fabless semiconductor company WISchip International Ltd. with...

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Linde Material Handling North America

Regional Management Changes at Linde

SUMMERVILLE, SC - John Lauritsen, manager of dealer sales for Linde Material Handling-North America (LMH-NA), recently announced the following personnel appointments: o Rich Bevington has joined Linde as its regional sales manager for the North Central Region. Rich has a strong background in the Linde dealer network, most recently as a sales manager and with previous responsibilities on the...

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Melles Griot Optics Group

Dr. Bruce Capron Joins Melles Griot Optics Group as Director of Sales & Marketing

Rochester, New York - Dr. Bruce Capron has joined Melles Griot Optics Group in Rochester, New York as director of sales and marketing. In his new role, Dr. Capron will report to Charles Synborski, general manager, and will manage all North American sales, marketing, applications engineering, and customer service activities related to the Melles Griot Optics Group's optical components, optical...

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Pass & Seymour

Pass & Seymour/Legrand® Promotes Osterbrock

SYRACUSE, N.Y., October 11, 2005 - Pass & Seymour/Legrand, a leading manufacturer of electrical wiring devices and home systems, today announced the promotion of Jim Osterbrock to Director of Marketing. Osterbrock heads up a team of product managers who handle commercial, residential and industrial wiring devices, wall plates and covers, boxes, and weatherproof devices. The team will focus on...

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Indium Corporation

Indium Research Scientist Named To International Scientific Advisory Board

The American Welding Society, ASM International, and International Brazing and Soldering 2006 organizing committee have invited Weiping Liu, Ph.D., a research metallurgist at Indium Corporation, to join the conference's International Scientific Advisory Board. Dr. Liu was selected for his international perspective and his expertise in the field of brazing and soldering. According to the...

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Pace Beefs Up Account Management Team Adds Regional Account Directors in the East and West

BOCA RATON, Fla., - November 7, 2005: Pace Micro Technology, a leading digital set-top box provider specializing in the development of emerging technologies, today announced it has added two seasoned regional account executives to its rapidly expanding account management team. Jim Holzel and Mark Besocke join Brian Cotter, Pace America's director of national accounts, to serve operators in the...

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Eclipse Project Manager Achieves CompTIA Certification

Ernest Harvey, Project Manager for the Global Services group of Eclipse, Inc., successfully completed all requirements to earn CompTIA certification as a Project+ Certified Professional in October. This certification is awarded to those who complete a rigorous study program of project management and who pass a lengthy examination upon completion of the program. As Project Manager for Eclipse...

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