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C-SPAN and Virage Deliver Booknotes TV Series to the Web
SAN MATEO, Calif., Aug. 19, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Virage, Inc. (Nasdaq:VRGE), a leading provider of video and rich media communications software, today announced that C-SPAN is using the Virage rich media publishing system to bring sophisticated search features to the online video archives of the Booknotes television program available at Booknotes.org. Booknotes is C-SPAN's author interview television program that has served as a forum for books about history, politics and public affairs for over 13 years.
Protect Data Launches Digital Sentry Service
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Aug. 19, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- The IT security company Protect Data AB is adding a number of security services to its already extensive portfolio. The company is now launching digital sentry services, also known as MSS services (Managed Security Services), in the Nordic region.
Ratos: New President and CEO for DataVis
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Aug. 19, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Ake Engquist has been appointed as the new President and CEO of Ratos's associated company DataVis. Ake Engquist has been working in the IT and telecom industry since 1980, most recently with Teleca AU-System where he headed the Enterprise Infrastructure business unit.
Gambro Announces Research Results for Inactivation of Malaria in Donated Blood
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Aug. 19, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Gambro AB (Pink Sheets:GAMBF) (Stockholm:GAMBa) (Stockholm:GAMBb), a leading international medical technology and healthcare company, today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Gambro BCT, Inc., and cooperative research and development partner, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research (WRAIR), have released pre liminary results from a study of the effectiveness of Gambro's riboflavin-based Pathogen Reduction Technology for neutralizing malaria in donated blood products. The results of the study indicate that a process using riboflavin (vitamin B2) and light is effective in elimi nating malaria from an infected unit of blood.
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BEA Systems Updates Company and Sector Development in Keynote Interview
NEW YORK, Aug. 19, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Kevin Faulkner, the VP of Marketing and Investor Relations at BEA Systems Inc. (Nasdaq:BEAS), begins the interview with his vision for the direction of the market demands in the technology sector, with a special focus on web-based computer systems. Turning to the recent RedHat Partnership, we examine the range of operating systems that BEA Systems uses and how the new LINUX enabling technology from RedHat will allow a greater range of customers to be targeted.
PartnerTech: Telecom Infrastructure has New Head
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, August 19, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Silvano Bilich, who has 22 years of experience in the telecom industry and several years of experience in contract manufacturing, will take over on August 26 as head of PartnerTech AB's telecom infrastructure business unit.