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AC-235 gunships for Jordan feature missiles, rockets and cannons
July 21, 2014
A baseline configuration of gunships for Jordan has been announced by the King Abdullah II Design and Development Bureau and ATK of the United States.

Rudolph Announces New SONUS Technology and Collaboration with TEL NEXX for Advanced Packaging Process Control; Non-contact, non-destructive acoustic technology fulfills growing need in advanced packaging for thick film metrology up to 100?m and void detection down to 0.5?m
July 21, 2014
Rudolph Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:RTEC) announced today the availability of its new SONUS (TM) Technology, designed for measuring thick films and film stacks used in copper pillar bumps and for detecting defects, such as voids, in through silicon vias (TSVs). SONUS Technology is a non-contact, non-destructive acoustic metrology and defect detection technique that is designed to be of higher resolution, faster, and less costly than alternative techniques. Copper pillar bumps and TSVs are key enabling technologies in the rapidly growing field of advanced packaging where 2.5D and 3D assembly schemes are driving the "More than Moore" roadmap. Rudolph has collaborated with TEL NEXX specifically to develop pillar bump and TSV plating process control based on SONUS Technology.

Morning business news - July 21
July 21, 2014
Earnings season in the US enters week two today with some of the bigger household names reporting. We expect to hear from the likes of Facebook, Apple, McDonalds and Starbucks.

Mentor Graphics launches integrated solution for heterogeneous SoC development
July 21, 2014
HIGHLIGHT: Mentor Graphics Corporation, a provider of electronic design automation software, has launched an integrated solution for heterogeneous system-on-chip, or SoC, development.

Amino Technologies PLC Amino Selected By C Spire For IPTV Rollout
July 21, 2014
RNS Number : 7851M Amino Technologies PLC 21 July 2014 21 July 2014 Amino Technologies plc ("Amino" or "the Company") C Spire selects Amino's Live Advanced Media platform for IPTV rollout across its ultra-fast 1 Gbps broadband Internet access and digital HD TV network (Cambridge, UK July 21, 2014) C Spire, a Mississippi-based diversified telecommunications and technology services company, has selected Amino's high-end Intel(R) based IPTV platform for the rollout of entertainment services across its ultra-fast 1 Gbps (Gigabit per second) consumer broadband Internet access network.

ORBexpress(R) Successfully Completes Security Evaluation for F-35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter
July 21, 2014
Objective Interface Systems, Inc. (OIS), the world's leading provider of high-performance, real-time and embedded communication middleware solutions, today announced that its ORBexpress(R) product has successfully completed its security evaluation for use in the F-35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter's Communications, Navigation and Identification (CNI) system, an advanced and complex avionics system that must be certified to comply with rigorous security requirements. In support of Joint Strike Fighter program requirements, Lockheed Martin, the National Security Agency, InfoGard and OIS have successfully completed a security evaluation of the ORBexpress RT for C++ product. A variety of artifacts were generated during this process that are useful for certification and accreditation of U.S. Department of Defense systems that use the ORBexpress products. The results of the evaluation process satisfied the Joint Strike Fighter program requirements for compliance with the National Security Telecommunications and Information Systems Security Policy (NSTISSP) No. 11.

Judge OKs warrant for Google user's mails
July 21, 2014
A federal judge in New York has granted prosecutors access to a Gmail user's e-mails as part of a criminal probe, a decision that could fan the debate over how aggressively the government may pursue data if doing so may invade people's privacy.

HBR Blog Network
July 21, 2014
Over the course of a month I have published one book and completed another. The published book is a history of Intel Corporation, largely told through its three famous founders. The finished book, co-authored with an old friend (and current publisher of Forbes), deals with the emerging science of team-building and management. And at the intersection of the two lies an interesting - and I think illuminating - story.

United States : MENTOR GRAPHICS designs a multicore software platform
July 21, 2014
Mentor Graphics designs its software development tools to handle a range of platforms from small, single-core microcontrollers to multicore system-on-chip (SoC) platforms. Symmetric multiprocessor (SMP) systems have support, including hypervisors.

Valencia College Hosts ‘Paychecks for Patriots’ Job Fair for Veterans
July 21, 2014
Valencia College of Florida has issued the following news release: Dozens of employers, ranging from Home Depot to Lockheed Martin, came to Valencia College’s West Campus on Wednesday, July 16, to participate in a veterans job fair. Called “Paychecks for Patriots,” the job fair is part of a statewide effort to help veterans and their spouses find jobs.


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