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INSOLVENCY NOTICE: AUSTRALIAN FILLING & PACKAGING MACHINES ISSUES 'ADVANCED SEARCH'
January 29, 2015
Australia, Jan. 29 -- Australian Filling & Packaging Machines Pty. Ltd. (AUSFILLPAC Pty. Ltd.) (ACN: 101 423 009) has issued an insolvency 'advanced search.'

Strategy Analytics: Apple Becomes World's Second Largest Mobile Phone Vendor in Q4 2014
January 29, 2015
 According to the latest research from Strategy Analytics, global mobile phone shipments grew 7 percent annually to reach 515 million units in the fourth quarter of 2014. It was the first time worldwide mobile phone shipments have passed the half-billion-unit threshold. Apple was the star performer, capturing a record 14 percent marketshare, due to strength in the US and China.

DesignCon 2015 Announces Winners of Best in Design & Test Awards and Names the Engineer of the Year; Awards Program Recognizes the Best of Engineering & Product Advancements in Nine Categories
January 29, 2015
 From its 20th anniversary event, DesignCon today announced the winners of the Best in Design & Test Awards, recognizing the best product advancements in electronic engineering. The premier conference for chip, board and systems design engineers in the high-speed communications and semiconductor communities, DesignCon is being held this week, January 27-30, at the Santa Clara Convention Center. For additional information please visit:designcon.com.

Benzinga's Top Upgrades
January 28, 2015
Analysts at Longbow Research upgraded Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ: WDC) from Neutral to Buy. The price target for Western Digital is set to $125. Western Digital's shares closed at $97.63 yesterday.

Semtech Broadens Load Switch Platform with Very Low Ron 2A Load Switches that Improve Power Efficiency in Consumer Applications; SC72x Load Switch Family Provides Very Low 36 mohms Ron in Tiny Chip-Scale Package
January 28, 2015
Semtech Corporation (Nasdaq: SMTC), a leading supplier of analog and mixed-signal semiconductors, today announced the SC724 / 5 / 8 / 9 2A load switch platform in a tiny 0.76mm x 0.76mm, 4 bump chip scale package (CSP) with industry leading on-resistance (Ron) of just 36 mohms.

Orbitz Partner Network to Power Dynamic Travel Packages for Hyatt Hotels & Resorts; Orbitz to Provide Private Label Packaging Service for Hotelier's Global Portfolio of Properties
January 28, 2015
CHICAGO, Jan. 28, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Orbitz Partner Network, the private label division of Orbitz Worldwide (NYSE:OWW), announced today that it has launched a multi-year partnership with Hyatt Hotels & Resorts to power dynamic travel package bookings on the company's vacation travel website, HyattTravel.com. Orbitz Partner Network has created a custom-built site hosted on its dynamic packaging technology platform, which provides Hyatt customers with convenient search and book capabilities. The site gives travelers the ability to create cost-saving travel packages by attaching a flight or car rental to a booking to one of Hyatt's more than 500 hotels and resorts worldwide that span nine unique brands.

-SAP- 2015 Will Be the Year of the Smartwatch
January 28, 2015
With demand for tablets and smartphones stabilizing, manufacturers are hoping to see the market for smartwatches take off in 2015. And they have every reason to be optimistic: A predicted 10.8 million smartwatches will ship this year in the U.S. alone.

Washington: The NASA Electronic Parts and Packaging (NEPP) Program - Field Programmable Gate Array (FPGA) Tasks - Considerations
January 27, 2015
National Aeronautics and Space Administration, The Government of USA has issued the following news release: This presentation includes NASA Electronic Parts and Packaging (NEPP) Program Field Programmable Gate Array (FPGA) considerations and FPGA radiation tasks overview. In case of any query regarding this article or other content needs please contact: editorial@plusmediasolutions.com

Lockheed Martin delivers first eCASS to US Navy
January 22, 2015
HIGHLIGHT: Lockheed Martin Corporation, an aerospace, defense, security and technology company, has delivered the first electronic Consolidated Automated Support System, or eCASS, to the US Navy for maximizing aircraft readiness.

Virtusa Corp at Needham Growth Conference - Final
January 14, 2015
Corporate Participants * Kris Canekeratne Virtusa Corporation - Chairman and CEO * Ranjan Kalia Virtusa Corporation - EVP and CFO Presentation KRIS CANEKERATNE, CHAIRMAN AND CEO, VIRTUSA CORPORATION: Thanks, Mike, and good afternoon, everyone. I'm Kris Canekeratne, one of the co-Founders, Chairman and CEO of Virtusa. I just want to remind you that we might cover some forward-looking information, so please don't place any undue reliance on some of the statements we might make this afternoon. So Virtusa is a rapidly growing business consulting and IT outsourcing firm. Much of our differentiation stems from the fact that we have been very focused on innovation and transformation. We are headquartered right here in the US. We have operating centers or technology centers in Asia and in the US and Europe. We will see some of the largest enterprises in the world, and through these relationships, we're going to build a very strong and very rapidly growing company here at Virtusa. Our revenue in fiscal year 2014 -- our fiscal year ends March 31 -- was $396 million or $397 million, and we have experienced a CAGR of about 23% during the last -- since 2006.


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