Medical device

Dr. Edgar Diaz, Respected Veterinarian and Technical Expert, Joins Swine Team

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 8:18pm

Edgar Diaz, an accomplished scientist, academic, veterinarian and business leader in animal health, has joined Ceva Animal Health as Swine Technical Services Manager.

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  • Edgar Diaz, an accomplished scientist, academic, veterinarian and business leader in animal health, has joined Ceva Animal Health as Swine Technical Services Manager.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210924005512/en/
    Dr. Edgar Diaz, respected veterinarian and technical expert, joins Ceva Animal Health as Swine Technical Services Manager.
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    We are very proud to welcome Dr. Diaz to the team, said Gary Robertson, director, swine business unit.
  • As a highly respected veterinarian, dedicated leader and proven executive, Dr. Diaz has a unique combination of skills and perspectives.

Memphis shootings activate US emergency blood reserve

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 7:20pm

Answering a call from Vitalant, a blood supplier serving the local area, the Blood Emergency Readiness Corps (BERC) raced to ship boxes of red blood cells for trauma care.

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  • Answering a call from Vitalant, a blood supplier serving the local area, the Blood Emergency Readiness Corps (BERC) raced to ship boxes of red blood cells for trauma care.
  • Memphis mass shooting marks the first time new BERC network has responded to a major blood emergency.
  • The original seven BERC blood centers are Carter BloodCare (Dallas), Central Pennsylvania Blood Bank (Harrisburg), The Community Blood Center (Appleton, WI), Houchin Community Blood Bank (Bakersfield, CA), Oklahoma Blood Institute (Oklahoma City), South Texas Blood & Tissue Center (San Antonio), and We Are Blood (Austin).
  • The South Texas Blood & Tissue Center (STBTC) is a nonprofit community blood center that provides blood, plasma, platelets and other blood components to more than 100 hospitals and healthcare providers throughout Texas and beyond.

Shark's Smartest Robot Yet Features AI Technology Similar to Self-Driving Cars

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 6:44pm

NEEDHAM, Mass., Sept. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --  Consumers are on the hunt for products that do more for less, and the search for top-of-the-line yet affordable robots is no different. That's why Shark®, (HKEX: 1691.HK), the #1 brand in vacuums*, is excited to introduce its newest and smartest innovation - the Shark® AI Robot Self-Empty XL- with next-gen intelligence and AI Laser Navigation™, UltraClean Mode™, and a HEPA 60-day capacity base that traps harmful dust and allergens.

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  • Based on the laser navigation technology and similar AI algorithms found in self-driving cars, it allows the robot to detect and avoid objects as it cleans.
  • Unlike traditional camera-based vSLAM technologies in other robots that point up at the ceiling, the Shark AI Robot Self-Empty XL uses 360-degree LIDAR laser-based technology, scanning at floor level to clean and adapt its pathway with precision.
  • Next-gen technology also allows it to efficiently clean row-by-row, target areas for deep cleans and customization, and it can do it all anytime - day or night.
  • "The AI Laser Navigation mapping technology is so accurate that the robot can sweep at night and in the dark, so wecan wake up to clean floors.

TUI AG: Release of a capital market information

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 6:05pm

The purchase of shares was performed via the Frankfurt Stock Exchange (Xetra trading) by a credit institution retained by TUI AG.

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  • The purchase of shares was performed via the Frankfurt Stock Exchange (Xetra trading) by a credit institution retained by TUI AG.
  • The total number of TUI AG shares in issue less the total number of treasury shares is 1,099,076,463.
  • The treasury shares will now be transferred to employees of TUI Group participating in the employee share participation program "oneShare".
  • 2(2), (3) Delegated Regulation (EU) No 2016/1052 and UK Listing Rule 12.4.6, is available on TUI AG's website at https://www.tuigroup.com/en-en/investors/share/employee-share-participat....

M&G Credit Income Investment Trust plc: Transaction in Own Shares

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 6:05pm

M&G Credit Income Investment Trust plc: Transaction in Own Shares

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  • M&G Credit Income Investment Trust plc: Transaction in Own Shares
    Dissemination of a Regulatory Announcement that contains inside information according to REGULATION (EU) No 596/2014 (MAR), transmitted by EQS Group.
  • The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.
  • The Company announces that on 24 September 2021 the Company purchased 50,975 ordinary shares of 1p each at a price of 98.09p per share.
  • Following settlement of this purchase the issued share capital of the Company will be 143,043,796 Ordinary Shares, excluding 1,701,975 shares held in treasury.

IDC Future of Operations Survey Data Identifies Cloud as Top Investment Priority Over the Next Five Years

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 5:13pm

When asked to identify investment priorities for operations over the next five years, organizations ranked cloud highest, followed by wireless connectivity and artificial intelligence and machine learning (AI/ML), according to a recent Future of Operations survey from International Data Corporation ( IDC ).

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  • When asked to identify investment priorities for operations over the next five years, organizations ranked cloud highest, followed by wireless connectivity and artificial intelligence and machine learning (AI/ML), according to a recent Future of Operations survey from International Data Corporation ( IDC ).
  • IDC survey data reveals that fewer than 20% of organizations have put more than 50% of their operational data in the cloud.
  • The IDC report, Future of Operations Worldwide Survey, 2021: Technology Priorities for Operations Are Evolving (IDC #US48221421), is a snapshot from the Future of Operations Worldwide Survey, 2021 that looks at the top technology investment priorities for operations.
  • The IDC report, Future of Operations Survey Findings, Part 1: The Opportunities and Challenges of AI (IDC #US48204021), examines the role of artificial intelligence (AI) in operations.

PatientPoint Wait-Time Communication Platform Named PM360 Trailblazer Award 2021 Silver Winner

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 5:39pm

CINCINNATI and NEW YORK, Sept. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --PM360,a publication for marketing decision makers in the pharmaceutical, biotech, diagnostics and medical device industries, has namedPatientPoint's Wait-Time Communication Platform as the Point of Care Trailblazer 2021 Silver winner.

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  • CINCINNATI and NEW YORK, Sept. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --PM360,a publication for marketing decision makers in the pharmaceutical, biotech, diagnostics and medical device industries, has namedPatientPoint's Wait-Time Communication Platform as the Point of Care Trailblazer 2021 Silver winner.
  • The platform also includes a mobile component to address the potential of shorter wait times.
  • "We're honored to be recognized with a 2021 PM360 Trailblazer award for our Wait-Time Communication Platform, an innovation guided by provider and patient insights on the changing dynamics of healthcare," said PatientPoint EVP of Product Strategy Liz Phillips.
  • Since 2009, the PM360 Trailblazer Awards have recognized outstanding achievement and innovation in healthcare marketing.

Garrett PD6500i Receives ECAC Certification

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 4:33pm

GARLAND, Texas, Sept. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Texas-based Garrett Metal Detectors announced today that its PD-6500i model walk-through metal detector has passed third party testing and has been certified to comply with Standard 2 European Civil Aviation Conference (ECAC) requirements.

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  • GARLAND, Texas, Sept. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Texas-based Garrett Metal Detectors announced today that its PD-6500i model walk-through metal detector has passed third party testing and has been certified to comply with Standard 2 European Civil Aviation Conference (ECAC) requirements.
  • The latest ECAC certification was the result of the PD-6500i's successful completion of the ECAC Common Evaluation Process (CEP), wherein the product demonstrated its consistent, repeatable, and reliable performance against rigorous industry testing procedures.
  • "We hear from increasing numbers of customers that they trust the ECAC standard, and not only in Europe.Furthermore, the ECAC standard, unlike the NIJ standard, comes with third-party test validation.
  • Garrett Metal Detectors, co-founded by electrical engineer Charles Garrett and fourth-generation educator Eleanor Smith Garrett, is the global leader of metal detection products for security and law enforcement applications worldwide.

Worldwide Law Enforcement Software Industry to 2025 - Advantages of Big Data Analytics and IoT Presents Opportunities - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 3:10pm

What are the inhibiting factors and impact of COVID-19 shaping the Global Law Enforcement Software Market during the forecast period?

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  • What are the inhibiting factors and impact of COVID-19 shaping the Global Law Enforcement Software Market during the forecast period?
  • Which are the products/segments/applications/areas to invest in over the forecast period in the Global Law Enforcement Software Market?
  • What is the competitive strategic window for opportunities in the Global Law Enforcement Software Market?
  • What modes and strategic moves are considered suitable for entering the Global Law Enforcement Software Market?

eGRC Market worth $60.7 billion by 2026 - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 3:30pm

The adoption of cloud-based eGRC solutions is increasing among SMEs as these solutions are budget-friendly and easy to deploy.

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  • The adoption of cloud-based eGRC solutions is increasing among SMEs as these solutions are budget-friendly and easy to deploy.
  • Cloud-Based eGRC vendors offer GRC solutions to help organizations automate compliance, as well as control monitoring processes.
  • The use of eGRC solutions is increasing across all verticals to manage the challenges associated with risk and compliance.
  • Among all the countries of North America, the US is expected to lead in terms of the adoption of eGRC solutions.