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Veeva Systems today announced details for the 2016 Veeva Global R&D Summit. The third annual event will be held from October 17-19, 2016 at the Loews Philadelphia Hotel and features speakers from the world’s leading pharmaceutical companies and biotechs, including Abbvie, Eli Lilly and Company, and Merck. This year’s event will explore how unified application suites are transforming business processes in clinical, regulatory, and quality. Over two days there will be nearly 50 breakout sessions with in-depth best practices and case studies in handling challenges such as managing regulatory events, ensuring inspection-readiness, and working compliantly with partners. More than 35 speakers from leading life sciences companies are scheduled to speak, including Advanced Clinical, Alimera Sciences, bluebird bio, C.R. Bard, Dimension Therapeutics, inVentiv Health, Karyopha... (more)

Progress Reports 2016 Fiscal Third Quarter Results

Progress (NASDAQ: PRGS) today announced results for its fiscal third quarter ended August 31, 2016. Revenue was $102.0 million during the quarter compared to $94.6 million in the same quarter last year, a year over year increase of 8% on an actual currency basis and 9% on a constant currency basis. On a non-GAAP basis, revenue was $102.4 million during the quarter compared to $100.7 million in the same quarter last year, an increase of 2% on an actual currency basis and 3% on a constant currency basis. Additional financial highlights included: On a GAAP basis in the fiscal third... (more)

Progress Announces Appointment of Kurt J. Abkemeier as Chief Financial Officer

Progress (NASDAQ: PRGS) today announced the appointment of Kurt J. Abkemeier as its new chief financial officer. As CFO, Abkemeier will oversee the company’s global finance and accounting operations and be a member of the company's executive leadership team, reporting to Phil Pead, president and chief executive officer. Abkemeier succeeds Chris E. Perkins, who informed the company in March 2016 that he would retire as CFO upon the appointment of his successor. Abkemeier begins as CFO at Progress on September 28, 2016. “We are delighted with the appointment of Kurt Abkemeier after ... (more)

STARZ App Launches on Xbox One – Hit STARZ Original Series and First-Run Movies Including “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” Available Now

Starz announced today that the STARZ app launched on the Xbox One® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft. The STARZ app on Xbox One is a single destination for all subscribers who want to stream STARZ premium content. Its intuitive content discovery design and navigation offers ease of use and a compelling user experience, regardless of how the consumer purchased a subscription to STARZ. Subscribers to the STARZ sister networks, STARZ ENCORE and MOVIEPLEX, will also use this single destination app for access to stream. STARZ subscribers* may now download the app for... (more)

Data Centre Emerging Markets 2016 to 2019: Brazil, Russia, India, Bulgaria, Mexico, South Africa, Turkey, Ghana, Kenya and Nigeria - Research and Markets

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Data Centre Emerging Markets 2016 to 2019" report to their offering. Extensively revised since the 2015 edition, this new report now includes a survey of the major BRI markets of Brazil, Russia & India along with the fast developing markets of Bulgaria, Mexico, South Africa and Turkey. It also includes the new emerging African markets of Ghana, Kenya and Nigeria - and provides a unique comparison of some 10 Country Markets in total. In the research for the report, the author has surveyed almost 200 Data Centre Providers with... (more)