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31
Jul

Pacific Biosciences Appoints Christian Henry to Board of Directors

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Industry Veteran Previous Served as EVP & Chief Commercial Officer of Illumina   MENLO PARK, Calif., July 31, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Pacific Biosciences of California, Inc. (Nasdaq:PACB), the leading provider of high-quality sequencing of genomes, transcriptomes and epigenomes, today announced that it has appointed industry veteran Christian Henry to its Board of Directors. Mr. […]

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17
Jul

Splice Machine Delivers Centralized Security Administration with New Apache Ranger Plugin

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SAN FRANCISCO, July 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Splice Machine today announced that it has launched a plugin for Apache Ranger to provide centralized security administration for its customers on Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP). The Apache Ranger plugin will provide Splice Machine customers with a framework for central administration of security policies, and the monitoring of user access and […]

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10
Jul

Is Your Internal Communications Strategy Evolving With Tech?

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Legislation, technology, employees, company policies — HR pros are always dealing with change. One of the biggest, but often overlooked, workforce evolutions dates all the way back to the days of cave drawings: communications.   No matter how the workforce has transformed over the years, successful businesses rely on effective internal communications. That’s why HR […]

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07
Jun

Improved ape genome assemblies give human evolution insights

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New, higher-quality assemblies of great ape genomes have now been generated without the guidance of the human reference genome. The effort to reduce “humanizing” discovery bias in great ape genomes provides a clearer view of the genetic differences that arose as humans diverged from other primates.   In the June 8 issue of Science, researchers report […]

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29
May

EmployeeChannel Expands By Adding East Coast Operations

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The workforce communication solution teams with Empire State Development (ESD) to open a software development center in downtown Rochester, NY.   EmployeeChannel, Inc. (http://www.employeechannelinc.com), today announced the company is opening a software development center in Rochester, New York. The company selected the Rochester location because of its proximity to local talent and the talent pool […]

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26
Apr

Laser manufacturer nLight jumps nearly 70 percent in IPO – Silicon Forest’s first in 14 years

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The drought is over.   Clark County laser manufacturer nLight Corp. began trading Thursday morning on the Nasdaq exchange and shares jumped a remarkable 68 percent, $10.95 over the $16 offering price. It’s the first initial public offering for a Silicon Forest tech company in almost 14 years.   The debut was a resounding conclusion […]

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26
Apr

Vancouver’s nLight Soared in First Day of Trading

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Shares gained 68 percent in IPO If Day 1 was any indication, nLight’s future as a publicly traded company looks pretty bright.   The Vancouver laser manufacturer landed on the ticker of the Nasdaq Exchange on Thursday, selling for $16 per share. By market close at 4 p.m. Eastern, share prices had climbed to $26.95, a […]

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24
Jan

Bupa partners up with HealthTap to develop new healthcare solutions

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Bupa has announced it is partnering with HealthTap to develop new healthcare solutions for its customers.   The health insurance and private healthcare company hopes to offer a “game changing combination of digital and in-person healthcare” by joining forces with US-based digital health technology business, HealthTap.   The partnership will allow Bupa’s 16.5 million customers […]

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17
Jan

This Company’s AI-Fueled Tech Is About to Bring Digital Health Care to Millions

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Digital health firm HealthTap and Bupa, a health care provider that offers both insurance and medical services to millions around the world, are teaming up in a massive strategic partnership that could make “digital end-to-end” medical services a widespread reality, HealthTap CEO Ron Gutman told Fortune in an early interview previewing the arrangement.   Gutman describes it as the “biggest […]

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04
Jan

Ran Bareket Joins nLIGHT, Inc. as Chief Financial Officer

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VANCOUVER, Wash., Jan. 04, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — nLIGHT, Inc., a leading provider in the design and manufacture of high-power semiconductor and fiber lasers, today announced the appointment of Ran Bareket as vice president and chief financial officer effective immediately. Bareket joins nLIGHT from Orbotech and brings extensive background in corporate finance, treasury, financial planning, […]

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