Myanmar's Cyclone-Damaged Rice Production Regions Monitored with GIS
... industry for determining market impacts.
"Our GIS maps and flood
classification data show that the areas originally inundated by the storm ... only 418,000 hectares, or 46 percent of the original area, still showing flood
effects. FAS will continue to produce reports and maps and perform ...
UniCare Unveils Community Resource Center in Topeka to Serve Medicaid Enrollees
... the WellPoint Foundation will donate $20,000 to the
American Red Cross and flood
victims to assist in clean-up and restoration
efforts in response to the ... spirits of Kansans. We are also grateful
for the financial assistance for flood
victims and are confident these
dollars will be put to good use assisting ...
Yongye International Announces Branded Store Network Increases Over 40% to 5,000 Stores
... network in 2009 reflects the
success of our channel partner training and development programs and our
coordinated efforts with our distributors to flood
targeted market areas with
world-class advertising. This process is creating a 'push-pull' effect which
drives penetration into the farming ...
DNA Software, Inc. Awarded $2.5 M in NIH Funding to Develop Pioneering Nucleic Acid-based Technologies
... this nucleic acid information.
In Silico 3D Structure Prediction to Improve and Accelerate Drug Discovery
The genomics era has produced a flood
of interesting macromolecular sequences, but there is a shortage of corresponding 3-dimensional (3D) structural information. As a result, there is a ...
New RISI Report Analyzes South American Tree Farm and Biomass Energy Investment Opportunities
... & Managed Forest Industry . The report describes in detail how the convergence of the timberland, bioenergy, and carbon markets is creating a flood
of new investment opportunities in South America's plantation forest industry and analyzes the structure of that industry. The study also provides an ...
New drugs faster from natural compounds: A UC San Diego breakthrough
... an antibiotic and named neoviridogrisen. The new UC San Diego algorithms would have quickly identified this fact. These algorithms make sense of the flood
of tiny peptide fragments that are generated by machines called mass spectrometers that blast nonribosomal peptides apart and determine their sizes. ...
The MedZilla Report: Febraury 2009 Employment Outlook for Biotech/Pharma/Health
... After the flood
of layoffs in health care in January, the industry seems to have taken a deep breath and a step back, getting back on track and creating 27,000 new ...
UA optical scientists add new, practical dimension to holography
... or fighter pilots any hazards within their entire surrounding airspace, or give emergency response teams nearly real-time views of fast-changing flood
or traffic problems, for example.
And no one yet knows where the advertising and entertainment industries will go with possible applications, ...
Masimo Corporation Given Approval to Market the Masimo Rad-57 Pulse CO-Oximeter in Japan
... diagnose and triage
CO-poisoned victims at the scene can speed transport and proper treatment
for higher priority cases, while reducing the flood
patients at hospitals due to suspected poisonings and eliminating
unnecessary lab tests."
Joe E. Kiani, Chairman and CEO of Masimo ...
Greeks get space-based help in wake of deadly fires
... for Civil Protection intends to use these maps for post-fire management purposes, such as burnt area mapping, reforestation and the construction of flood
prevention projects and supply them to the Greek authorities, such as the Greek Forest Service, responsible for consequence management."
Flawed Routers Flood UW Server
... discovered that it was the recipient of a continuous large scale flood
of inbound Internet traffic destined for one of the campus' public Network ... NTP servers are used to synchronize computer clocks on the Internet. The flood
traffic rate was hundreds-of-thousands of packets-per-second, and hundreds ...
Choice Comes To PDAs
... original Palm design, and the devices got some much needed body styling and evolutionary software improvements along the way. Then, the innovation flood
gates opened late last year. In less than 12 months, the market is offering an array of product features to satisfy varying user demands. Now, the ...
Teramedica Signs Deal With Mayo Clinic - Digital Imaging solution improves healthcare
"Sophisticated imaging procedures are producing more images per study, and, in the case of 3D and 4D studies, more data per image. The result is a flood
of data that is overwhelming the data storage components of traditional PACS," Dr. Hanna said.
Teramedica is a privately held venture whose ...
The mysteries and the future of Web sites
... are simply doomed. While billions of Web pages are poised for the right match, they only clash into the billions of surfing customers and simply flood
each other. Millions of splashy logos with billions of expensive Web pages are all deeply submerged in this ocean of e-commerce. Customers all over ...
Why are you buying technology?
... of the warehouse. Unfortunately, nobody at the warehouse has ever paid attention to anything smaller than a pallet, and now theyre overwhelmed by the flood
of information. People develop complex and idiosyncratic relationships with the information they use to do their jobs. Technology almost always ...
Customers, clients and partners, oh my!
... relationship types that will work in your situations.
The defining feature of a customer relationship type is control. Even with a flood
of focus groups and satisfaction surveys, few companies turn over the decisions about what to build and how to price it directly to a customer. ...
Lord of the Engines
... is once again proof that a good idea with hard work will take you to the top. Well done. You really deserve it. Go Google, go Ferrari.
Now the flood
gates of search engine techniques are opening. Because our products and services will mainly be exposed by our websites, the e-commerce gateway, ...
Are you gathering information or intelligence about competitors?
... will be useful instead of merely informative.
A well-defined purpose allows you to search the Internet broadly and deeply without drowning in a flood
of marginal information.
The process for gathering good competitive intelligence is straight-forward: identify industry/market trends and ...
More of the same changes in 2005
... in activity. This means new jobs are opening up as many individuals leave for greener pastures.
BOOMERS BOLT: Look for Boomers to continue to flood
the entrepreneurial ranks. If you want to keep them (and demographic trends suggest you will need to) then be prepared to offer them the right mix of ...
Biotech industry reaches midpoint in 50-year maturation cycle
... Amgen growth factors Epogen and Neupogen as well as Genentech?s recombinant insulin and human growth hormone. Third Decade (late 1990s to 2010): A flood
of innovative products derived from the initial methodologies come to the marketplace. The original methodologies are further refined and broadened ...
Centralization mania takes over
... capped off with that noisy and transitory fireworks display known as the Internet Bubble. As always, today's solution is tomorrow's problem. The flood
tide of localized computing left the rotting fish stink of runaway costs and decaying reliability in executive suites across the land.
IT is the New Foreign Service
... them to and the complete lack of sensitivity to local realities or concerns. Conversations with the home office staff reveal a frustration with a flood
of data which only partially reflects the real information they need to make informed decisions and forces them to rely on computer driven reports ...
In the wake of Katrina, more questions than answers about global climate change
... Orleans resembled bulldozer fodder, it makes sense to think about which sections should be rebuilt and which should revert to serving as buffer and flood
Hurricane Katrina was cruelly powerful, but lets not prematurely conclude she became so by feasting off waters warmed by our car engines. ...
The more things change ...
... enduring. Every data dictionary, every architecture, every standard and every protocol is based on the idea that we can somehow climb above the flood
tide of restless change to a more stable, less dynamic abstraction of the events in the chaotic maelstrom called reality.
Of course that tension ...
Fiserv posts 30 percent quarterly loss
... events such as the $31.5 million in collected termination fees in Q4 of 2005, compared to $6.9 million for the same period of 2006, and higher flood
insurance claims and processing revenue from the 2005 hurricane season.
Fiserv, which also announced plans to repurchase 10 million shares of ...
Of private equity, research, and drug development
... New York Times reported :
The deal ranks among the 10 largest buyouts ever and signals the continued might of private-equity firms, aided by a flood
of cheap debt and eager institutional investors like pension funds.
What does this mega deal have to do with pharmaceutical drug pipelines?
Research explains why women lack equal access to angel capital
... wealth, they do only about eight percent of the venture investing.
If women stepped up and invested at the same rate as men, there would be a flood
of early-stage capital in the market, said Lauren Flanagan, also a managing director of the Phenomenelle Angels Fund.
One explanation for that, ...