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National Technology Alliance Joins Forces with Sarnoff, SRI and Virage for Surveillance Video Motion Mining Project
SAN MATEO, Calif., Feb. 6, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Virage, Inc. (Nasdaq:VRGE), a leading provider of video and rich media communication software, today announced that it has received a contract from Rosettex Technology & Ventures Group (Rosettex) on behalf of the National Technology Alliance (NTA) to develop solutions for surveillance video content management for the U.S. Government. The development entails integrating specialized motion mining products with the Virage video content management platform. Rosettex, a joint venture between Sarnoff Corporation and SRI International, collaborates with best-of-breed partner organizations to build technology prototypes and encourage the development of commercial, off-the-shelf solutions for government user's needs.
Bo Dankis, Group Vice President, to Lead ASSA ABLOY
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Feb. 6, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Bo Dankis, Group Vice-president and head of ASSA ABLOY (Other OTC:ASAZF) (Stockholm:ASSAb) South Europe takes over as President and CEO as Carl-Henric Svanberg becomes President and CEO at Ericsson. The intention is that Carl-Henric Svanberg remains on the Board of ASSA ABLOY as Deputy Chairman in conjunction with Melker Schorling.