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Essex Woodlands, a $2.5 billion equity investment firm, is taking another $15 million stake in RTP-based Metabolon, which focuses on the growing field of metabolomics.
Many traditional enterprise companies recognize the importance of new and emerging technologies in digital transformation efforts but lag far behind startups and emerging companies, according to a new survey from Red Hat.
Tom Pike is walking away from millions of dollars in stock and bonuses as he retires "effective immediately" from QuintilesIMS. The former Quintiles CEO, who stepped aside as part of a $17 billion merger with IMS, could have made more than $17 million if he had stayed with the life science giant through 2017. Pike isn't talking, according to the company.
Tom Pike, the CEO who led Quintiles to a multi-billion dollar merger earlier this year with IMS and accepted a demotion as part of the deal, is retiring.
Cyber Monday was one for the record books with consumers going online to spend a record $3.45 billion. And a big enabler of all that spending was people using smartphones as well as other mobile devices, says global ecommerce services provider ChannelAdvisor.
Will future computers rely more on memory than processors? HP Enterprise thinks so. Meet "The Machine," which CEO Meg Whitman touts as the future of computing with machines that are "memory driven" rather than processing. "We believe this has the potential to change everything," she says.
Global ecommerce solutions provider ChannelAdvisor says shoppers using mobile devices for the first time accounted for more than half of Thanksgiving day shopping transactions.The National Retail Federation also notes the m-commerce surge.
Will PCs-in-a-cylinder as recently unveiled by Samsung become part of Lenovo's PC lineup? Reports broke last week that Lenovo, the world's top PC seller, is in talks to buy Samsung's computer business.
ChannelAdvisor, a provider of ecommerce related services for customers large and small around the world, has been a disruptor of online shopping since its launch more than a decade ago. Now, the Triangle firm is embracing a disruptor itself: Amazon's Alexa. Can your business learn from the ChannelAdvisor experiment?
Analysis: HP Inc.'s PC business hits a growth trifecta, posing a threat to global PC leader Lenovo. However, increased competition in the premium PC market is a potent threat to the company's recovery, says Technology Business Research.
Analysis: Lenovo's data center financial performance reflects a company seeking to keep pace in a turbulent, highly competitive IT infrastructure marketplace, says Technology Business Research Analyst Krista Macomber.
RTI International is opening an office in Seattle and will base a new group focusing on noncommunicable diseases there. The office also builds off RTI's long-standing relationship with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.