Sequana Medical, a Swiss-based medical device company, announced today that
it has entered into an agreement with Fresenius Medical Care to commercialize
its innovative alfapump system.
The alfapump system is an automated, fully implantable pump system for the
management of ascites. Ascites is a frequent complication of late-stage liver
disease and certain cancers, and affects hundreds of thousands of patients
across the world.
Under the terms of the agreement, Fresenius Medical Care has the rights to
distribute the alfapump system across Europe, Middle East and Africa markets
not currently serviced by Sequana Medical’s own distribution channels. The
first countries to go live are Austria, Belgium, the Netherlands and Poland.
Fresenius Medical Care will also engage in collaborative market development
and reimbursement programs in these markets.
The alfapump system ... (more)
Online retailers know nothing impacts business worse than a poorly performing
website. To solve this issue, Microsoft, Lagrange Systems, and Clustrix
configured a solution that ensures merchants using the Magento eCommerce
platform, which powers more than 240,000 sites and was recognized as the
leading e-commerce platform on the 2014 Internet Retailer Top 1000 and Hot
100 lists, can have the absolute highest performing websites available, at an
“Customer demand, traffic spikes, server requests and server performance
all impact the online customer experience. On... (more)
The Wireless Innovation Forum commended the FCC on its announcement today of
a Report and Order for the 3.55 GHz band and reiterated the Forum’s support
for the advancement of spectrum under the proposed FCC Part 96 rules. The
Forum also stated appreciation for the collaborative efforts of federal
stakeholders, including the NTIA and DoD which were integral to this
“We welcome this announcement and look forward to reviewing the rules once
they are published in the Federal Register,” said Bruce Oberlies of
Motorola Solutions (NYSE: MSI) and Chair of the Wireless Inno... (more)
C3 Energy joined 25 leading American companies in the first Presidential
Trade Mission to the People’s Republic of China under the Obama
Administration. The trade mission focused on Smart Cities–Smart Growth and
visited Beijing, Shanghai, and Guangzhou from April 12 – 17, 2015.
C3 Energy Executive Vice President Jim Connaughton met with energy company
executives, senior government officials, and energy technology and policy
leaders during the weeklong mission to explore how next-generation
technologies can encourage smart grid innovation throughout China.
“China will continue to ... (more)
In the headline and first paragraph, the name of the award should read "2015
Imagine Excellence Award" instead of "2015 Excellence Award", and in the
headline the conference name should read "Annual Commerce Conference" instead
of "Imagine Commerce Conference".
The corrected release reads:
EBAY ENTERPRISE TO ANNOUNCE 2015 IMAGINE EXCELLENCE AWARD WINNERS AT ANNUAL
Retailers and brands are recognized for driving innovation, customer service,
creativity, user experience and international growth
eBay Enterprise, an eBay Inc. company, a leading global provider of ... (more)