Posts tagged “Local Firms”

March 7

Premium Lock HPE buying another Lenovo storage partner

Lenovo        For the second time in two months, HPE is buying a storage partner of Lenovo. This time it's Nimble Storage. However, Lenovo declares the deal will have "virtually no impact" on its storage business, which is based in RTP.

March 6

WTW's week in review: 64 headlines not to be missed, part two

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire over this past week, part two.

March 6

WTW's week in review: 64 headlines not to be missed, part one

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire for this past week, part one.

March 3

Red Hat CEO Whitehurst sells more than $400,000 in shares

Red Hat           Red Hat's chief executive officer sold more than $400,000 in the company's shares, according to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

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March 2

RTI researchers map strategy to combat China's 'airpocalypse'

Smog has gotten so bad in China that la group of lawyers are suing the government, seeking an apology and compensation. But clearer skies could be ahead thanks to research conducted by scientists at RTI International.

"Airpocalypse" in Beijing  "Airpocalypse" in Beijing

Updated March 2

Premium Lock Exclusive: Epic Games' CEO says 'most exciting days still ahead'

Epic Game's founder and CEO Tim Sweeney will be honored with the Game Developers Conference Lifetime Achievement Award this week. In an exclusive interview, Sweeney talks about the honor, as well as the future of gaming and technology.

Epic Games' tech was used in new Star Wars: Rogue One film Epic Games' tech was used in new Star Wars: Rogue One film

March 2

HQ Raleigh, NC IDEA expand Groundworks Lab startup program

Groundwork HQ Raleigh and NC IDEA are teaming up to expand NC IDEA's Groundwork Labs program for emerging startups to Raleigh under the name HQ Labs.

Updated February 27

Former Quintiles CEO Pike received $20.6M in compensation in 2016

​Former Quintiles chief executive Tom Pike received $20.6 million in compensation following his post-acquisition departure from the Durham-based clinical research company in late 2016, according to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Tom Pike    Tom Pike

February 27

WTW's week in review: 54 headlines not to be missed, part two

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire over this past week, part two.

February 27

WTW's week in review: 54 headlines not to be missed, part one

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire for this past week, part one.

February 24

Earnings: CommScope, LendingTree beat Street

Earnings    Good news for investors in CommScope and LendingTree: Their latest earnings beat Wall Street estimates earlier this week.

Updated February 24

Premium Lock Life science giant battle continues: QuintilesIMS raising $1.5B; LabCorp acquires labs group

QuintilesIMS   A pair of life science giants - and rivals - are making moves. QuintilesIMS is raising nearly $1.5 billion in capital, perhaps in part for future acquisitions. Meanwhile, LabCorp makes a buy to expand its services network.

February 23

Premium Lock Watch out, Lenovo: HP's bets on premium PCs is paying off

Another strong quarter from HP shows that Lenovo's shrinking hold on the rank as world's No. 1 PC seller continues to be in jeopardy. Recent statistics show Lenovo's lead is shrinking, and Technology Business Research Analyst Jack Narcotta explains why HP is gaining strength.

February 20

Premium Lock WTW's week in review: 50+ headlines not to be missed, part two

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire over this past week, part two.

February 20

Premium Lock WTW's week in review: 50+ headlines not to be missed, part one

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire for this past week, part one.

February 17

Premium Lock Inside Lenovo: PC biz improving but mobile, data center woes are a drag

Lenovo's latest earnings report showed a revenue rebound in its PC business in calendar 4Q16. However, the good news announced Thursday was overshadowed by the company's ongoing challenges in smartphone and data center markets, says Technology Business Research Analyst Jack Narcotta.

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February 17

Premium Lock Cree calls off $850M Wolfspeed sale, will get $12.5M fee

Wolfspeed  Cree on Thursday called off the $850 million sale of its Wolfspeed power business to Germany-based Infineon, citing the companies' inability to satisfy U.S. concerns about security.

February 16

Premium Lock QuintilesIMS, ABB, IBM, Cisco crack 'Most Admired Companies' list

Fortune Life science giant QuintilesIMS and several other companies with a major presence in the Triangle are among the firms cracking the latest "World's Most Admired Companies" list from Fortune.

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