Enterprise Partners was founded in 1985 and is the largest venture firm headquartered in Southern California. Since its founding, the firm has invested in more than 150 companies, representing over $1.1B of assets under management. Enterprise invests in companies across a broad spectrum of technologies and the life sciences. During the past two years, the firm has invested in seventeen new companies and has realized nine acquisitions and three IPOs.
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March 2, 2012

ReliOn E-1100v Fuel Cell Product Offers Footprint Space Savings Product has already found a market in Europe


Spokane, Wash.: ReliOn, the leading provider of high reliability fuel cell solutions for backup power applications, today announced its new E-1100v fuel cell system. The E-1100v fuel cell is a fully integrated system producing up to 1,100 Watts of power in an industry first vertical-mount chassis. The product was developed for use with customers for whom total footprint at small power levels is most important. The E-1100v fuel cell system is available in both 24V or 48V DC and has a variety of indoor and outdoor mounting options including rack, wall and cabinet.

January 19, 2012

AI BioTech Selects XIFIN for Revenue Cycle Management


San Diego, CA -- January 17, 2012 -- XIFIN Inc., the company revolutionizing revenue cycle management for diagnostic service providers, announced today that American International Biotechnology Services, LLC (AI BioTech) a leading clinical research organization in Richmond, VA, has selected XIFINs revenue cycle management system to optimize billing and claims management and provide technological guidance in support of the rapidly changing molecular diagnostics landscape.

December 2, 2011

XIFIN Achieves Production Milestone, Processes Its Millionth HIPAA 5010-Compatible Claim


San Diego, CA -- December 2, 2011 -- XIFIN Inc., the company revolutionizing revenue cycle management for diagnostic service providers, announced today that it is has achieved a major production milestone, submitting its millionth HIPAA 5010 production claim in compliance with pending HIPPA 5010 transaction standards that regulate the electronic transmission of specific healthcare transactions, including eligibility, claims and remittances.

November 14, 2011

ReliOn DMFC Patent Shows Technical Breadth


Spokane, Wash.: ReliOn, the leading provider of high reliability fuel cell solutions for backup power applications, today announced it has received notice of the issuance of a new patent, Direct Liquid Fuel Cell, patent number 8,003,274. Direct Methanol Fuel Cells (DMFC) are a type of Proton Exchange Membrane (PEM) Fuel Cells that are fueled by direct use of liquid methanol as opposed to packaged hydrogen gas or a fuel reformer that splits the hydrogen off a hydrocarbon molecule. End use applications for DMFC fuel cells include the replacement of conventional batteries in portable electronic devices, such as cell phones, laptop computers, digital music players, and the like. Small-scale, portable fuel cells offer the promise of greater run times for these devices and less environmental impact than traditional batteries.

November 14, 2011

ReliOn Fuel Cells Assist During Storm Outages


Spokane, WA ReliOns fuel cell systems in the Northeast United States have had a busy two months. Hit by two very different types of storms, the Northeast has endured widespread power outages caused first by Hurricane Irene in August and then by a freak winter storm in October which dropped as much as two feet of snow on states with trees still sporting fall leaves. ReliOn customers in the Northeast include Tier One telecommunications operators tasked with providing communications capabilities to their cell phone customers.

October 21, 2011

ReliOn Ranked Number 148 Fastest Growing Company in North America on Deloittes 2011 Technology Fast 500


Spokane, Wash.: ReliOn, the leading provider of high reliability fuel cell solutions for backup power applications, today announced that it ranked number 148 on Deloitte's Technology Fast 500, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies in North America. Rankings are based on percentage of fiscal year revenue growth during the five year period from 2006-2010. ReliOn grew 695 percent during this period.

October 19, 2011

New XIFIN White Paper Highlights Next Generation Revenue Cycle Management Systems Needed for Diagnostic Healthcare Providers to Survive


San Diego, CA -- October 17, 2011 -- XIFIN, Inc., the company revolutionizing revenue cycle management for diagnostic service providers, has released a newly published white paper, A CEOs Guide to Next Generation Revenue Cycle Management: What Service Providers Need to Know to Survive the Changing Diagnostic Healthcare Environment, co-authored by Lle White, Executive Chairman and CEO, XIFIN, Inc., and David Lorber, Ph.D., Director of Business Development, XIFIN, Inc.

September 27, 2011

ReliOn E-2500 Fuel Cell System Chosen as Hot Product by Association of Public Safety Communications Officials


Spokane, Wash.: ReliOn, the leading provider of high reliability fuel cell solutions for backup power applications, today announced that its E-2500 fuel cell system has been designated a Hot Product by the Association of Public Safety Communications Officials (APCO). The selection occurs during the APCO conference in August, where new products are reviewed anonymously. The editor of Public Safety Communications and the review team selects twenty-five of the most exciting products to be featured in their November issue. This year, more than 80 Hot Product entries were submitted for review.

August 31, 2011

Response Genetics Inc. (Nasdaq: RGDX) Launches XIFIN Revenue Cycle Management System


San Diego, CA - August 31, 2011 - XIFIN Inc., the company revolutionizing revenue cycle management for diagnostic service providers, announced today that Response Genetics, Inc., a leading developer of molecular diagnostic tests for cancer including ResponseDX: Lung, ResponseDX: Colon and ResponseDX: Gastric with laboratory facilities in Los Angeles, has implemented XIFINs revenue cycle management system to optimize billing and claims management and help manage cash collections.

August 25, 2011

XIFIN Named to Inc. 5000 for Fifth Consecutive Year


San Diego, CA - August 25, 2011 -XIFIN Inc., the company revolutionizing revenue cycle management for diagnostic service providers, today announced it has been named to the 2011 Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing private companies for the fifth consecutive year. The company's three year growth rate from 2007 to 2010 earned it an exclusive ranking among the most important segment of the economy Americas independent entrepreneurs. The company ranked No. 126 in Top Software Companies, and No. 33 in Top Companies in the San Diego Metro Area.

August 16, 2011

Arcelormittal USA Selects Enviance to Manage Environmental Initiatives


CARLSBAD, Calif.August 16, 2011Enviance, Inc., a global provider of Environmental ERP (EERP) solutions that measure, manage, report and reduce environmental and regulatory risks, today announced that ArcelorMittal USA (NYSE: MT) has selected its cloud‐based software to manage data for air emissions, greenhouse gas (GHG) inventory, material safety data sheets (MSDS), water and waste. ArcelorMittal USA, the worlds leading steel company with operations in more than 20 countries, will rely on Enviances solution to standardize, track and report environmental data to increase compliance visibility across the organization and continue its superior compliance with environmental regulations.

August 2, 2011

Enviance Helps Port Authority of New York and New Jersey to Manage and Reduce Environmental Risk


Port Authority Using Enviance Environmental ERP to Implement a Centralized Regulatory Compliance Management System for Federal, State and Local Programs.

May 26, 2011

Active Network Makes NYSE Debut


Active Network Makes NYSE Debut. Shares of Active Network, Inc. began trading on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol "ACTV" Wednesday after the company's initial public offering.

May 23, 2011

Celladon Corporation Announces MYDICAR Enzyme Replacement Therapy for Advanced Heart Failure Provides Sustained Reduction in Clinical Events in Patie


SEATTLE, Wash., May 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Celladon Corp., a biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery and development of innovative treatments for cardiovascular diseases, today announced that 18-month data from its Phase 2 CUPID clinical trial of MYDICAR demonstrated continued improvements in clinical outcomes in advanced heart failure patients treated with the genetically-targeted enzyme replacement therapy.

May 3, 2011

Bostwick Laboratories Chooses XIFIN for Revenue Cycle Management


San Diego, CA - May 3, 2011 - XIFIN Inc., the leading provider of revenue cycle management for diagnostic service providers, announced today that Bostwick Laboratories, Inc., a leading urologic anatomic pathology lab located in Glen Allen, VA, has selected XIFINs revenue cycle management system to optimize billing and claims management, improve cash collections and help ensure adherence to regulatory compliance guidelines.
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May 2, 2011

XIFIN Customers Realize $1 Billion in Incremental Cash Collection Using Revenue Cycle Management System


San Diego, CA - May 2, 2011 - XIFIN Inc., the leading provider of revenue cycle management for diagnostic service providers, today announced that customers utilizing XIFIN to automate the billing process and identify the root causes of costly billing errors have realized cumulative gains of $1 billion in net cash collection, adjusted for growth.

April 20, 2011

Alliance Resource Partners Selects Enviance To Measure, Manage And Report Environmental Data And Performance At Its Coal Mining Facilities


CARLSBAD, Calif.April 20, 2011Enviance, Inc., a global provider of Environmental ERP (EERP) solutions that measure, manage, report and reduce environmental and regulatory risks, announced today that Alliance Resource Partners, L.P. has selected Enviance to track environmental data for water, greenhouse gas (GHG) inventory and air emissions in 10 coal mining complexes with a new mine under development in Indiana. The fifth largest coal producer in the Eastern U.S., Alliance will use Enviances cloud-based environmental management software to centralize its tracking and reporting efforts in one system, moving from a manual individual mine-specific process.

April 12, 2011

Enviance Selected by Northeast Utilities to Manage Air, Water and Waste Emissions


CARLSBAD, Calif.April 12, 2011Enviance, Inc., a global provider of Environmental ERP solutions that measure, manage, report and reduce environmental and regulatory risks, announced today that Northeast Utilities has selected Enviances cloud-based environmental management software to measure and report data on all compliance areas including GHG inventory and air emissions, waste, water usage, PCB tagging and tracking, and lab sampling data. Northeast Utilities operates New Englands largest energy delivery system serving more than two million electric and natural gas customers in Connecticut, western Massachusetts and New Hampshire. The company selected Enviance to identify and address environmental impacts from services and operations across 15 facilities and to enhance its compliance with state and federal regulatory requirements.

April 12, 2011

XIFIN Adds Richard C.G. Murphy as Senior Vice President of Sales


San Diego, CA - April 12, 2011 - XIFIN Inc., the leading provider of revenue cycle management for diagnostic service providers, has appointed Richard C.G. Murphy as senior vice president of sales.

March 29, 2011

ReliOn E-2500 Fuel Cell System Wins Third Place at CTIA E-Tech Awards


Spokane, WA, March 29, 2011 ReliOns E-2500 fuel cell system was awarded third place in the Green Telecom & Smart Energy Solutions, Applications and Hardware category of CTIAs annual Emerging Technology (E-Tech) Awards competition last week. The CTIA E-Tech Awards honor the most innovative new products in 14 categories spanning the areas of mobile apps, consumer electronics, enterprise and infrastructure. Winners were announced at International CTIA WIRELESS 2011, which took place March 22-24 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida.

March 15, 2011

ReliOn E-2500 Fuel Cell System Named as Finalist in CTIA E-Tech Awards


ReliOn Recognized for Innovation in Green Telecom & Smart Energy Solutions Category. Spokane, WA, March 15, 2011 ReliOns E-2500 fuel cell system was named a finalist in the Green Telecom & Smart Energy Solutions, Applications and Hardware category of CTIAs annual Emerging Technology (E-Tech) Awards competition. The CTIA E-Tech Awards honor the most innovative new products in 14 categories spanning the areas of mobile apps, consumer electronics, enterprise and infrastructure. Winners will be announced at International CTIA WIRELESS 2011, taking place March 22-24 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida.

March 8, 2011

New ReliOn E-2500 Fuel Cell Product Offers Same High Reliability in Smaller Package


Spokane, Wash.: ReliOn, the leading provider of high reliability fuel cell solutions for backup power applications, today announced its new E-2500 fuel cell system. The E-2500 is the third in a new ReliOn product line, the E-series. The E-2500 fuel cell system offers 2,500 Watts of power in a chassis that is sixty percent of the size of ReliOns T-2000 2,000 Watt product. The development of this new product utilizes the patented modular, fault-tolerant aspects of ReliOns field-proven fuel cell systems in higher density power modules. The product is a compact complete fuel cell system housed in an 8U (14 tall) 23 rack-mountable package.

March 8, 2011

HOPPECKE Batterien GmbH & Co. KG adds ReliOn Fuel Cell Products


Brilon, Germany: HOPPECKE, a leading manufacturer of industrial batteries, charging equipment and energy systems announces its partnership with ReliOn, the leading provider of high reliability fuel cell solutions for backup power applications. Under this agreement, HOPPECKE will market ReliOns fuel cell products under the HOPPECKE brand for backup power solutions throughout EMEA (Europe, the Middle East and Africa). The companies have agreed on a multi-phased strategy expanding their collaboration to include localization of product integration and manufacturing, technology transfer, and territory expansion beyond the initial focus in EMEA.

February 3, 2011

Complete Genomics Is Publicly Releasing a Large Sequencing Dataset - 60 Complete, High-Coverage Human Genomes - Study by Global Research Community


MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. Feb. 3, 2011 Complete Genomics Inc. (NASDAQ: GNOM), a complete human genome sequencing company that has developed and commercialized an innovative DNA sequencing platform, announced today that it is providing the research community with access to 60 complete, high-coverage human genome sequences. The company introduced its new public genomic repository at the annual Advances in Genome Biology and Technology (AGBT) meeting in Marco Island, Fla. These genomes have on average more than 55x mapped read coverage, and the sequencing of these 60 genomes generated more than 12.2 terabases (Tb) of total mapped reads. This dataset will complement other publicly available whole genome data sets, such as the 1000 Genomes Projects recent publication of six high-coverage and 179 low-coverage human genomes. Complete Genomics has data for 40 genomes currently available for download from its corporate website, and the remaining 20 genomes will be released by the end of March 2011

February 1, 2011

S Genetics Chooses XIFIN for Revenue Cycle Management and Commercialization Strategies for New Pediatric Genetic Test


Leading Revenue Cycle Management Company Continues Expansion in MDx Market. San Diego, CA February 1, 2011 - XIFIN Inc., the leading provider of revenue cycle management for diagnostic service providers, announced today that JS Genetics, Inc., a diagnostic company with laboratory facilities in New Haven, CT focused on the development of genetic diagnostic tests for the pediatric market, has selected XIFIN to manage its >billing and claims management needs and monitor revenue cycle and financial performance. XIFIN is also providing consulting services to help JS Genetics successfully commercialize XCAT-TS, its proprietary pediatric molecular diagnostic (MDx) X chromosome abnormality test for Turner Syndrome.

January 24, 2011

Genoptix Announces Agreement to be Acquired by Novartis


SAN DIEGO, Jan. 24, 2011 / Genoptix, Inc. (Nasdaq: GXDX) announced today that it has entered into a definitive merger agreement to be acquired by Novartis. Under the terms of the merger agreement, Novartis will commence an all cash tender offer for all outstanding shares of common stock of Genoptix at USD$25.00 per share. The transaction implies, on a fully-diluted basis, a total equity value of approximately USD$470 million and an enterprise value of USD$330 million.

December 1, 2010

Freescale Semiconductor Implements Enviance's Environmental ERP Solution to Reduce Environmental Risk


Freescale Replaces Client Server Software with Enviance to Achieve Greater Emissions Awareness and Flexibility to Manage Growing Environmental Priorities. CARLSBAD, Calif. November 30, 2010 Enviance, Inc., a global provider of Environmental ERP solutions that measure, manage, report and reduce environmental and regulatory risks, announced today that Freescale Semiconductor has selected Enviance as its proprietary solution to measure and report compliance data on all compliance areas including water, air and emissions. Freescale replaced its existing vendor with the Enviance cloud-based platform in order to manage the emissions requirements of multiple facilities in one centralized system.

November 15, 2010

Celladon Corporation Announces MYDICAR Enzyme Replacement Therapy for Advanced Heart Failure Provides Sustained Clinical Improvements


CUPID Trial Data Presented Today at American Heart Association Conference. Chicago, November 15, 2010 Celladon Corp., a biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery and development of innovative treatments for cardiovascular diseases, today announced that 12-month data from its Phase 2 CUPID clinical trial of MYDICAR demonstrated significant improvements in clinical outcomes and key disease markers in advanced heart failure patients treated with the genetically-targeted enzyme replacement therapy.

November 10, 2010

Enterprise Partners Portfolio Firm Heads To Market


November 10, 2010 - socaltech.com - One of the portfolio firms of San Diego-based venture capital firm Enterprise Partners, Complete Genomics is set to debut on the market Thursday, after pricing its IPO this evening. According to a filing from Complete Genomics, it will sell 6 million shares at $9.00 per share, below an earlier estimated range of $12.00 to $14.00 per share for the company. Complete Genomics will trade on the NASDAQ Global Market as GNOM. Enterprise Partners owns about 14.8 percent of Complete Genomics. The IPO marks the second major acquisition in Enterprise Partners' portfolio this year; the firm also was an investor in Targegen, which was acquired by Sanofi-aventis in June.

October 20, 2010

XIFIN Ranked as a Fastest Growing Company in North America on Deloittes 2010 Technology Fast 500


San Diego, CA October 20, 2010 XIFIN Inc., the leading provider of revenue cycle management for diagnostic service providers, today announced that it ranked on the Technology Fast 500, Deloittes ranking of 500 of the fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies in North America. Rankings are based on percentage of fiscal year revenue growth during the period from 20052009.

October 18, 2010

Specific Media Acquires Digital Video Leader BBE


Irvine, CA and New York, NY 18 October 2010 Specific Media, the worlds largest independent media platform, today announced that it has acquired Broadband Enterprises (BBE), a premier online video provider. Founded in 2004, BBE is a video advertising company that helps brands to monetize, track and produce video across all digital platforms. The deal recently closed for an undisclosed amount.

August 31, 2010

Dimension Data selects Enviance to manage energy and waste reduction goals


New York August 31, 2010 - Dimension Data, the $4 billion global IT services and solutions provider, has taken another step in its strategy to report its carbon footprint, and track energy and waste reduction goals. The company said today that it will centralize its carbon footprint reporting, and provide organization-wide monitoring of its carbon and waste reduction goals. Merle Singer, Dimension Datas Global Director Sustainability said, Currently, Dimension Data voluntarily reports its carbon footprint as it strives to monitor the impact of its operations on the environment. Taking the next step and implementing leading-edge software will allow us to further monitor, measure and manage our environmental impact.

August 30, 2010

Tina Nova - Top 10 Women in Biotech


It's a well-worn clich that men dominate the top ranks of the biotech industry. But over the past decade a group of extraordinary women has put that clich to the test. Perhaps one of the most interesting aspects of our selection of 10 women who have excelled in the industry is that there were so many outstanding women in biotechnology to choose from.

August 30, 2010

XIFIN Named to Inc. 5000 for Fourth Consecutive Year


San Diego, CA August 30, 2010 - XIFIN Inc., the leading provider of revenue cycle management for diagnostic service providers, today announced that the company has been named to the 2010 Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing private companies for the fourth consecutive year, ranking 1,447th. The company ranked No. 96 in Top Software Companies, and No. 34 in Top Companies in the San Diego Metro Area. The list is widely regarded to include the most innovative and entrepreneurial companies in the nation.

August 19, 2010

Complete Genomics, Inc. Announces Completion of $39 Million Series E Financing and Addresses Illumina Patent Infringement Lawsuit


MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. Aug. 19, 2010 Complete Genomics announced today that it has raised $39 million in its Series E funding round. New investor Sands Capital led this round of financing and was joined by existing investors Essex Woodlands, OVP Venture Partners, Prospect Venture Partners, OrbiMed Advisors, Highland Capital and Enterprise Partners. Complete Genomics also reported that it is evaluating the lawsuit alleging patent infringement which was filed against it by Illumina, Inc. and Solexa, Inc., an entity acquired by Illumina, on Aug. 3, 2010 in the U.S. District Court in Delaware.

August 12, 2010

Devicescape Enters Wi-Fi Location Business


Devicescape will offer SoftGPS, another way for device makers to obtain coordinates for mobile equipment on the go, GPS or no: I've written before that Devicescape and Skyhook Wireless are two of my favorite companies in the back-end Wi-Fi space because what they do is so clever. Both have been around for years; both are seeing the payoff for consistently working towards intelligible goals. And both rely on their software or data being used by other firms.

August 3, 2010

Complete Genomics S-1 Filing Media Coverage Report





July 30, 2010

Complete Genomics, Inc. Files Registration Statement for Proposed Initial Public Offering


MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. July 30, 2010 Complete Genomics, Inc. announced today that it has filed a registration statement on Form S-1 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) relating to the proposed initial public offering of shares of its common stock. The shares of common stock to be sold in this offering are proposed to be sold solely by Complete Genomics, Inc.

June 30, 2010

Sanofi-aventis To Acquire TargeGen, Inc.


San Diego, CA June 30, 2010- TargeGen, Inc., a privately held biotechnology company focused on the development of small molecule kinase inhibitors today announced that the Company has agreed to be acquired by sanofi-aventis (EURONEXT: SAN and NYSE: SNY). Under the agreement, the ultimate purchase price will depend on the achievement of certain future milestones events and will total $560M if such milestones are fully realized. The closing of the transaction is expected to occur in the 3rd quarter of 2010.

May 30, 2010

Phase 2 Clinical Trial Data Show Significant Improvements in Outcomes and Symptoms in Advanced Heart Failure Patients


CUPID Trial Data Presented Today as Late-Breaker at Heart Failure 2010, the Annual Meeting of the Heart Failure Association of the European Society of Cardiology. BERLIN, May 30, 2010 Celladon Corp., a biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery and development of innovative treatments for cardiovascular diseases, today announced that six-month data from its Phase 2 clinical trial of MYDICAR show improvements in clinical outcomes and disease markers in advanced heart failure patients treated with the genetically targeted enzyme replacement therapy.

May 26, 2010

Genentech Uses Complete Genomics Human Genome Sequencing Service to Compare Tumor and Normal Genome


MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. May 26, 2010 Complete Genomics Inc., a third-generation human genome sequencing company, today announced that Genentech Inc., a wholly owned member of the Roche Group (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY), used the companys sequencing, bioinformatics and analytics services to sequence and compare a patients primary lung tumor and adjacent normal tissue. Tumor-normal pairs like this allow researchers to compare the patients genome before and after it was altered by the cancer; the patients normal genome serves as the ideal control. This is the first time that such a comparison has been made across the whole genome for a lung cancer patient. Genentechs findings will be published online in Nature later today in a paper titled The mutation spectrum revealed by paired genome sequences from a lung cancer patient.

April 28, 2010

Celladon Corp. Announces that MYDICAR Meets Primary Endpoint in Phase 2 Trial for Treatment of Advanced Heart Failure


LAJOLLA, Calif., April 28, 2010 Celladon Corp., a biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery and development of innovative treatments for cardiovascular diseases, today announced that its first Phase 2 trial with MYDICAR for the treatment of advanced heart failure has met the prospectively defined safety and efficacy endpoints for the trial as defined in the Phase 2 clinical trial protocol. Study Results Demonstrate Favorable Treatment Effects with Genetically Targeted Enzyme Replacement Therapy.

March 23, 2010

Celladon Corporation Receives Notice of Allowance by U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for Broad Patent Covering Lead Drug Candidate MYDICAR


Patent to Cover Use of All Adeno-Associated Viral Vectors and Routes of Administration for Delivery of SERCA2a Gene for Treatment of Heart Failure. LA JOLLA, Calif., March 23, 2010 Celladon Corp. announced today that the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has granted a notice of allowance for a broad patent covering the companys lead drug candidate MYDICAR, a genetically targeted enzyme replacement therapy for advanced heart failure. The patent will be issued to The Regents of the University of California and licensed exclusively to Celladon.

March 18, 2010

Founding CEO Tina "Super" Nova Keeps Genoptix On a Roll


It must be nice to be the CEO of a life sciences company that sells itself. When Tina Nova stepped up to the microphone at the Roth Capital Partners Growth Stock Conference in Laguna Niguel, CA, yesterday, the Genoptix CEO was playing to a nearly full house. Investors and analysts occupied all but two or three seats, which wasnt the case in many of the other presentations given on the last day of the three-day conference (even though it drew a record total of more than 3,000 attendees, according to organizers).

March 16, 2010

ReliOn E-200 Fuel Cell System Named as Finalist in CTIA E-Tech Awards


Spokane, Wash.: Fuel cell provider ReliOns E-200 hydrogen fuel cell system has been named a finalist in the Green category in the CTIA Emerging Technology (E-Tech) Awards. CTIAs fifth annual E-Tech Awards program recognizes products in 15 categories in the areas of mobile consumer electronics, luxury mobile, applications, enterprise, green solutions and network technology. International CTIA WIRELESS 2010 will take place March 23-25 at the Las Vegas Convention Center.

March 10, 2010

Institute for Systems Biology Uses Complete Genomics Human Genome Sequencing Service to Verify Gene Responsible For Miller Syndrome


MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. March 10, 2010 Complete Genomics Inc., a third-generation human genome sequencing company, today announced that the Institute for Systems Biology (ISB) employed Complete Genomics human genome sequencing service to sequence a family quartet to determine the depth of genetic information possible in analyzing a full familys sequence, and to verify the gene responsible for Miller syndrome, a rare craniofacial disorder. Results from this collaboration will be published later today in the journal Science; the manuscript is titled Analysis of Genetic Inheritance in a Family Quartet by Whole Genome Sequencing.

March 9, 2010

CGI ranked #7 on Wall Street Journals list of The Top 50 Venture-Backed Companies


Sizing Up Promising Young Firms - Venture capitalists, the investors who supply start-up money to promising young companies, are always looking for the next big thingwhether it's a hot new gadget, game or medical breakthrough. Amid a shakeout caused by poor returns, VCs are having a tough time these days, but many of them are still nurturing inventors and entrepreneurs. There are some 10,000 privately held, venture-backed companies in the U.S. To pick the 50 of them with the greatest potential, a team from research firm VentureSource, a unit of Wall Street Journal owner News Corp., applied a strict set of standards.

February 25, 2010

Complete Genomics Named One of the 50 Most Innovative Companies of 2010 by Technology Review


MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. Feb. 25, 2010 Complete Genomics Inc., a third-generation human genome sequencing company, today announced that it has been included in MIT Technology Reviews TR50, the publications 2010 list of the 50 most innovative companies in the world. The TR50 list is our selection of companies that show the most impressive innovation in commercializing new technologies, said Jason Pontin, editor in chief and publisher of Technology Review. In selecting the years top innovative companies, TR50 judges reviewed the most important inventions and breakthroughs in several categories, including biomedicine. Complete Genomics received a place on the TR50 list for its ability to provide human genome sequencing and analysis efficiently and affordably.

February 22, 2010

Complete Genomics Announces New Customers and Substantial Orders for Its Large-Scale Human Genome Sequencing Service


MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. Feb. 22, 2010 Complete Genomics Inc., a third-generation human genome sequencing company, today reported on its commercial success. Complete Genomics now has more than 30 customers and a strong pipeline with booked orders exceeding 500 human genomes. Its new customers, which range from academic institutions and genome centers to pharmaceutical companies, include Eli Lilly, the University of North Carolina, the Institute of Molecular Medicine at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Childrens Hospital of Philadelphia, Institute of Cancer Research UK, Academic Medical Center (AMC) University of Amsterdam, and the Department of Bioinformatics, Erasmus Medical Centre in Rotterdam, the Netherlands.

November 19, 2009

NEXX Systems Celebrates Shipment of 100th Deposition System


Hsinchu, Taiwan and Billerica, MA November 19, 2009 NEXX Systems, a leading provider of processing equipment for advanced wafer-level packaging applications, yesterday celebrated the shipment of its 100th deposition system. The system, a Stratus S300 electrodeposition tool, is being installed at a major Taiwan OSAT (outsourced assembly and test) fab. In a celebration held Wednesday in Hsinchu, Oliver Hung, General Manager of NEXX Systems Taiwan, remarked, "What an exciting milestone for NEXX Systems! This 100th system represents the culmination of our efforts to address a broader base of applications, increasing process capability, providing higher throughput and lower cost of ownership. And, we are delighted this customer has chosen to locate an additional Stratus tool at their facility."

November 5, 2009

Complete Genomics Publishes in Science on Low-Cost Sequencing of Three Human Genomes Using Its Proprietary Sequencing Platform


MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. Nov. 5, 2009 Complete Genomics, a third-generation human genome sequencing company, today announced publication of a report in the journal Science describing its proprietary DNA sequencing platform, including analysis of sequence data from three complete human genomes. The consumables cost for these three genomes sequenced on the proof-of-principle genomic DNA nanoarrays ranged from $8,005 for 87x coverage to $1,726 for 45x coverage for the samples described in this report.

November 2, 2009

Institute for Systems Biology to Work With Complete Genomics to Conduct Large-Scale Huntingtons Disease Study


SEATTLE, Wash., and MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. Nov 2, 2009 The Institute for Systems Biology (ISB) and Complete Genomics Inc. announced today that they are embarking on a large-scale human genome sequencing study of Huntingtons disease (HD). ISB has engaged Complete Genomics to sequence 100 genomes, the majority of which will be used to investigate this disease, with samples from affected individuals, family members, and matched controls to study modifiers of disease presentation and progression.

October 26, 2009

Commonwealth Bank Of Australia Announces 5-Year Deal with IdenTrust


26 October 2009: IdenTrust Inc. today announced it has been selected by Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA) for the provision of high assurance digital identities. The Commonwealth Bank is the third Australian bank to join the IdenTrust identity scheme and will provide business customers with IdenTrust digital identities to deliver authentication and electronic signature capabilities for customers accessing selected online applications. The Commonwealth Bank has also awarded IdenTrust a 5 year contract for the provision of the Certificate Authority hosting services.

October 22, 2009

TargeGen Announces Successful Completion of Clinical Trial of JAK2 Inhibitor TG101348 in Myelofibrosis Patients


San Diego, CA October 22, 2009 - TargeGen, Inc. today announced that the Company has successfully completed a 59 patient, multicenter clinical trial of TG101348, an oral, potent, and highly selective inhibitor of JAK2 in patients with myelofibrosis.

October 15, 2009

DragonWave Commences Trading on NASDAQ


OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Oct. 15, 2009) - DragonWave Inc. (TSX:DWI)(NASDAQ:DRWI) ("DragonWave" or the "Company") announced today that it has commenced trading on the NASDAQ Global Market under the symbol "DRWI". DragonWave's common shares are dual listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange and the NASDAQ Global Market.

October 8, 2009

DragonWave Announces Q2 Fiscal 2010 Results


Record revenues of $35.5 million; 123% sequential revenue growth; Profitability achieved; $6.3 million net income. OTTAWA, CANADA--(Marketwire - Oct. 8, 2009) - DragonWave Inc. (TSX:DWI) ("DragonWave" or the "Company"), a leading global supplier of packet microwave radio systems for mobile and access networks, today issued financial results for its second quarter fiscal year 2010. All figures are prepared in accordance with Canadian generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) and are reported in Canadian dollars.

October 6, 2009

DragonWave Inc.: Yota Relies on Horizon Compact in Extending Russia's First 4G Network


DragonWave Solution Providing 50 Mbps Backhaul Links for Yota Mobile WiMAX OTTAWA, ONTARIO, CANADA--(Marketwire - Oct. 6, 2009) - DragonWave Inc. (TSX:DWI) a leading global supplier of packet microwave radio systems for mobile and access networks, today announced Yota has deployed DragonWave's Horizon Compact in extending Russia's first 4G network to regions beyond Moscow and St. Petersburg. The DragonWave solution supports 400 Mbps capable links for backhaul of Yota Mobile WiMAX services for business and residential users.

October 2, 2009

EMISSION CRITICAL: Software Firms Look To Carbon Tracking


NEW YORK (Dow Jones)--A recent move by U.S. regulators means more paperwork for companies emitting greenhouse gases. That's a boon for the emerging environmental-software industry. Last week, the Environmental Protection Agency finalized a rule that will require annual reporting from 10,000 facilities that account for 85% of the emissions that contribute to potentially catastrophic climate change. The first such reports detailing types of emissions and volumes are due to the EPA on March 31, 2011. The EPA rule was a "tectonic shift" for the niche industry, said Lawrence Goldenhersh, founder and chief executive of Enviance, a provider of Web-based greenhouse-gas emissions solutions.

September 24, 2009

DragonWave Announces Equity Financing And NASDAQ Listing Applications


Ottawa, Ontario, September 24, 2009 DragonWave Inc. (TSX: DWI) (DragonWave or the Company) announced today that it has filed a registration statement in the United States concurrently with a preliminary short form base PREP prospectus in all of the provinces of Canada, except Quebec. This will constitute the Companys initial public offering of common shares in the United States (the U.S. IPO). The Company proposes to offer 7,454,050 common shares and certain selling shareholders propose to offer 5,518,250 common shares (the Offering). In connection with its U.S. IPO, DragonWave has received conditional approval to list its common shares on the NASDAQ Global Market. Listing of the common shares on NASDAQ will be subject to DragonWave fulfilling all applicable listing requirements.

September 23, 2009

Celladon's MYDICAR and Small Molecule SERCA2a Studies - One of Windhovers Top 10 Cardiovascular Programs to Watch


SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Celladon Corporation today announced that its SERCA2a programs for the treatment of patients with acute and chronic heart failure have been chosen by Windhover and an independent expert panel as one of the top 10 most interesting cardiovascular projects available for partnering. Projects available for partnering include MYDICAR, a genetically targeted enzyme-replacement therapy intended to restore levels of SERCA2a and in phase 2 development; and CDN small molecule compounds that activate SERCA2a, as intravenous or oral drugs, for the treatment of acute and chronic heart failure. SERCA2a is a protein that is vital in the proper functioning of the heart.

September 22, 2009

Unwired Australia Selects DragonWave For Multi-Year Exclusive Supply Agreement In Nations First 4G Mobile WiMAX Network


Horizon Compact Will Provide Connectivity Between the Vivid Wireless Perth Base Stations and Network Core. Ottawa, Canada, September 22, 2009 - DragonWave Inc. (TSX: DWI) a leading global supplierof packet microwave radio systems for mobile and access networks, today announced a multiyear exclusive supply agreement with Unwired Australia to supply wireless backhaul for the forthcoming Vivid Wireless Perth network. Vivid WirelessAustralias first 4G mobile WiMAX network deploymentwill rely on DragonWaves Horizon Compact for backhaul connectivity of up to 200 Mbps initially.

September 17, 2009

DragonWave Named Best Of 4G Award Winner


Horizon Quantum product wins Best 4G Enabling Technology Innovation. CHICAGO, Illinois, September 17, 2009 xchange magazine presented DragonWave with the Best of 4G Award for DragonWaves new Horizon Quantum packet microwave solution in the Best 4G Enabling Technology Innovation category. The awards recognize leaders in the development, deployment and service of next-generation telecom technology. Nominations were open to all parties involved in 4G technology, products and services, and selected by a panel of 4G subject matter experts.

September 16, 2009

TradeBeam Names Edward R. Flaherty as CEO and Board Member


San Mateo, CA - September 16, 2009 -- TradeBeam, the leader in SaaS-based global trade management solutions (GTM), today announced the appointment of Edward R. Flaherty as chief executive officer and member of the Board of Directors. Mr. Flaherty brings more than 25 years of management and finance experience in high growth industries to the company. Mr. Flaherty will be located at TradeBeam headquarters in San Mateo, California.

September 9, 2009

Complete Genomics Demonstrates Its Technologys Potential by Sequencing 14 Human Genomes for Customers


MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. Sept. 9, 2009 Complete Genomics Inc., a third-generation human genome sequencing company, announced today that it has sequenced, analyzed and delivered 14 human genomes to customers since March 2009. Considering that fewer than 20 genomes have been sequenced and published in the world to date, this is a significant advance both for Complete Genomics and medical research.

August 31, 2009

Celladon Corporation and Momentum Research Complete Enrollment of MYDICAR Phase 2 Study


Celladon Corporation and Momentum Research Complete Enrollment of MYDICAR Phase 2 Study of First-in-Human Gene Transfer to Treat Patients with Advanced Heart Failure. Phase 1/2 CUPID Data Highlight Biological Effects of SERCA2a Enzyme Replacement and Demonstrate Safety SAN DIEGO (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Celladon Corporation and Momentum Research, Inc. today announced completion of enrollment of the phase 2 double-blind portion of the Calcium Up-regulation by Percutaneous Administration of Gene Therapy in Cardiac Disease (CUPID) trial. Momentum Research is Celladons consulting and management organization with clinical expertise in the development of cardiovascular products and trials.

August 28, 2009

Raycom Media Adds VMIX Online Video Solutions to 14 More TV Station Sites


SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--VMIX (www.vmix.com), a leading online video platform provider, today announced they have added VMIX online video solutions to 14 additional Raycom Media TV station websites. Newly added station sites include WBTV, Charlotte, NC (www.wbtv.com); WFLX, West Palm Beach, FL (www.wflx.com); and WBRC, Birmingham, AL (www.myfoxal.com); among others.

August 24, 2009

Complete Genomics Secures $45 Million in Series D Funding; Appoints Two New Directors


MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. August 24, 2009 Complete Genomics Inc., a third-generation human genome sequencing company, announced that it has raised $45 million in private equity financing and closed its Series D funding round with two new investors Essex Woodlands Health Ventures and OrbiMed Advisors, LLC. Complete Genomics existing investors Enterprise Partners Venture Capital, OVP Venture Partners, Prospect Venture Partners and Highland Capital Management have all chosen to reinvest in the company, underscoring their confidence in its human genome sequencing technology and unique business model. Complete Genomics allows its customers to purchase the genome data they want without having to purchase and operate expensive and complex sequencing instruments.

July 20, 2009

Enviance Expands U.S. Army's Deployment of Real-Time Greenhouse Gas Management System


CARLSBAD, Calif. July 20, 2009 Enviance, a proven provider of software solutions to help organizations manage carbon and other regulatory risks, today announced that the U.S. Army has expanded its deployment of the Enviance greenhouse gas (GHG) reporting and management system, which allows for real-time tracking and management of GHG emissions and energy intensity reductions as mandated by Executive Order 13423. Initially proven at Fort Carson in Colorado, the Enviance System is being rolled out to an additional 11 installations across the United States, including Fort Benning, Ga.; Letterkenny Army Depot, Pa.; Redstone Arsenal, Ala.; Fort Indiantown Gap, Pa.; Fort Rucker, Ala.; Fort Campbell, Ky.; Fort Hood, Texas; Fort Drum, N.Y.; Fort Stewart, Ga.; Aberdeen Proving Grounds, Md. and Schofield Barracks, Hawaii.

July 15, 2009

VMIX Reseller Program Gains Momentum as Fuel Interactive Adds VMIX Online Video Platform to More Than 30 Customer Sites


Builds Visitor Interaction and Drives Reservations for GeoDomain, Golf and Leisure Sites. SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--VMIX (www.vmix.com), a leading video and digital media platform provider, today announced that South Carolina ad agency and reseller partner Fuel Interactive is using VMIX video players and widgets to power online video on more than 30 tourism-related sites based in that state.

July 10, 2009

Globalive Wireless Chooses DragonWave to Deliver Next Generation Technology in Multimillion Dollar 3G Network Build Across Canada


Ottawa, Canada, July 10, 2009 - DragonWave Inc. (TSX: DWI) a global supplier of high-capacity, wireless native Ethernet backhaul solutions for mobile and access networks, today announced Globalive Wireless Management Corp. has selected DragonWave to provide high-capacity, cost effective next generation wireless backhaul for its high speed packet access network in support of Globalives commitment to bring more value and innovation to Canadian consumers.

June 19, 2009

The Retail Equation Prevents Return Fraud For One Millionth Time


IRVINE, Calif. (June 15, 2009) The Retail Equation, the industry leader in retail transaction optimization solutions, today announced the company has reached an important milestone―the one millionth time it has prevented return fraud. The achievement, which was reached within a five-year period among all of its retail clients, equates to a fraudulent return being prevented every three minutes with The Retail Equations Verify-1 return authorization solution, even with the system approving 99 percent of all return transactions that are valid.

June 16, 2009

VMIX Expands Akamai Relationship to Serve Growing Online Video Customer Base


SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--VMIX (www.vmix.com), a leader in delivering online digital media, today announced they signed an expanded agreement with Akamai Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:AKAM) to provide dynamic streaming and enhanced streaming security to the VMIX customer base.

June 11, 2009

Scion Delivers Dynamic Online Video Experience with VMIX


SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--VMIX (www.vmix.com), a leading online video platform provider, today announced that auto brand Scion is unveiling a new audio-visual website (www.ScionAV.com) based on VMIXs media management and delivery solution.

May 27, 2009

Ophthonix, Inc. Completes Series AA Financing at $25.9 Million


Funding supports the continued U.S. roll-out of the Z-View® Aberrometer and wavefront guided iZon® High Resolution Lenses. VISTA, Calif., May 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Ophthonix, a company that has developed advanced vision-correction products that provide consumers with superior optical clarity and crispness of vision, just announced that it has closed its $25.9 million "Series AA" financing. In addition to a significant investment by a new private investor, each of the company's current top-tier investors participated in the "Series AA" funding: Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Enterprise Partners, DAG Ventures, Gund Investment Corporation, InterWest Partners, Trex Enterprises and Wasatch Advisors' Cross Creek Capital Fund. The "Series AA" financing enables Ophthonix to continue the roll-out of the Z-View® Aberrometer and iZon® High-Resolution Lens throughout the U.S.

May 26, 2009

Ophthonix Completes Series AA Financing at $25.9 Million


VISTA, Calif. (May 26, 2009) Ophthonix, a company that has developed advanced vision-correction products that provide consumers with superior optical clarity and crispness of vision, just announced that it has closed its $25.9 million Series AA financing. In addition to a significant investment by a new private investor, each of the companys current top-tier investors participated in the Series AA funding: Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Enterprise Partners, DAG Ventures, Gund Investment Corporation, InterWest Partners, Trex Enterprises and Wasatch Advisors Cross Creek Capital Fund. The Series AA financing enables Ophthonix to continue the roll-out of the Z-View Aberrometer and iZon High-Resolution Lens throughout the U.S.

May 26, 2009

Complete Genomics Wins 2009 Red Herring 100 North America Award


Complete Genomics, Inc., a California company that has developed a novel approach to sequencing human DNA, today announced that it has been selected as a 2009 Red Herring 100 North America award winner.

May 14, 2009

TargeGen Announces Successful Completion of Patient Enrollment In Clinical Trial of JAK2 Inhibitor TG101348 in Myelofibrosis Patients


San Diego, CA May 14, 2009 - TargeGen, Inc. today announced that the Company successfully completed enrollment of a multi-center clinical trial of TG101348, an oral, potent, and highly selective inhibitor of JAK2 in patients with myelofibrosis on May 7, 2009.

May 12, 2009

DragonWave Joins Cisco Technology Developer Program, Completes Interoperability Testing


OTTAWA, CANADA--(Marketwire - May 12, 2009) - DragonWave Inc. (TSX:DWI) announced that it has joined the Cisco Technology Developer Program as part of the program's Wireless Networking solution category. In addition, DragonWave's Horizon Compact, has successfully completed interoperability testing with Cisco BWX 8300 and Cisco Aironet.

May 7, 2009

DragonWave Provides Business Update and Announces Q4 and Full Year Fiscal 2009 Results


Ottawa, Canada, May 7, 2009 -- DragonWave Inc., (TSX: DWI) a leading global supplier of next-generation wireless networks, today provides an update on its business prospects and issued financial results for its fourth quarter and full year fiscal year 2009 ended February 28, 2009. All figures are prepared in accordance with Canadian generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) and are reported in Canadian dollars.

May 5, 2009

VMIX Digital Online Video Platform Launches New VAR Channel Program


SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--VMIX (www.vmix.com), a leading provider of Software as a Service (SaaS)video and digital media management solutions, announces it is launching a channel program designed to generate ongoing SaaS income for resellers serving the mid-size market and on up. Through this new program, solution providers will own the end-user relationship, collecting monthly service revenues. VMIX will in turn provide partners with marketing and sales support, best practices and training, back-line tech support, and reporting.

April 15, 2009

Macrovision Agrees to Acquire Assets of Muze, Inc.


Santa Clara - 4/15/2009 - Macrovision Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ: MVSN), a digital entertainment technology leader and Muze, Inc., a leader in entertainment information products and discovery services, today announced that they have signed a definitive agreement to acquire substantially all of the assets of Muze, Inc.

April 7, 2009

DragonWave solution enables wi-tribe to deliver WiMAX services into Pakistan


Ottawa, Canada, April 7, 2009 - DragonWave Inc. (TSX: DWI), a global supplier of highcapacity, wireless native Ethernet backhaul solutions for mobile and access networks, today announced that wi-tribe Pakistan Limited, a WiMAX service provider, is deploying its Internet Protocol (IP) backhaul network using DragonWaves Horizon Compact radio system. Introduced in 2007, the Horizon Compact series has established a formidable track record for delivering carrier-class performance in mobile 4G networks.

March 9, 2009

NEXX Systems Announces Electroplating Process & Equipment Development Collaboration for Advanced Semiconductor Packaging


Billerica, MA March 9, 2009 NEXX Systems today announced a multi-year joint development program with IBM on advanced semiconductor chip packaging and integration. In the program, IBM and NEXX will collaborate in New York State on the development of electroplating hardware and processes for advanced chip packaging applications.

February 27, 2009

Ascenta Therapeutics Announces Positive Preliminary Results With AT-101 In Docetaxel Refactory Prostate Cancer


MALVERN, PENNSYLVANIA February 27, 2009 Ascenta Therapeutics announced today positive preliminary results from its Phase II study of AT-101 in combination with docetaxel and prednisone (D/P) in men with docetaxel refractory, castrate resistant prostate cancer (CRPC) at the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Genitourinary Cancers Symposium in Orlando, FL. AT-101, an oral, pan-Bcl-2 inhibitor currently in double-blinded, randomized Phase II clinical trials in both prostate cancer and non-small cell lung cancer, is the lead compound in Ascenta Therapeutics portfolio of apoptosis-triggering small molecules.

February 24, 2009

Gene Therapies May Reverse Heart Failure


Scientists are finding growing evidence that a genetically engineered virus can significantly reverse heart failure. Two separate groups of researchers using different gene therapies have reported progress recently in reversing heart damage. One group already is testing its treatment in humans and aims to get a product on the U.S. market within a few years; another is testing its therapy in animals and hopes to start human clinical trials in a year or two.

February 11, 2009

Linkem Spa Chooses DragonWave for Nationwide WiMAX Backhaul Network in Italy


OTTAWA, ONTARIO, CANADA--(Marketwire - Feb. 11, 2009) - DragonWave Inc. (TSX:DWI) a global supplier of high-capacity, wireless native Ethernet backhaul solutions for mobile and access networks, today announced that Linkem Spa, one of Italy's largest wireless broadband service providers, will deploy DragonWave's Horizon Compact radios for backhaul in their new WiMAX network. Linkem provides both nationwide Wi-Fi Hotspot services and Wireless DSL services in Italy. At the beginning of 2008 the company consolidated this position by acquiring 13 regional WiMAX licenses to provide mobile broadband coverage to 80% of the Italian population. The mobile WiMAX network is scheduled for completion in 2013.

February 11, 2009

Leading Online Video Platform VMIX Continues Growth With Opening of New York City Office and New Hires


SAN DIEGO - February 11, 2009 As the tough economy shakes out numerous competitors in the online video space, fast-growing online video platform VMIX is emerging as a market leader with year-over-year triple-digit revenue growth and an expanding client list of dominant brands and top media and entertainment groups. Boasting a strong balance sheet, consistent growth, veteran management, and new partner program, 3-year-old VMIX is on target to reach profitability in 2009.

February 6, 2009

Complete Genomics Presents First Human Sequencing Data at AGBT; Plans to Sequence Five Genomes for Broad Institute


MARCO ISLAND, Fla. Complete Genomics said this week that it has signed up the Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT to test its human genome sequencing services in a pilot project. The company, which plans to sequence a million human genomes over the next five years, also presented for the first time data from a human genome that it sequenced in house as a proof of concept. Starting in June, Complete Genomics plans to offer a $5,000 commercial human genome sequencing service to genome centers, research institutes, and companies, following a series of pilot projects in the coming months.

January 29, 2009

NEXX Systems and SEMATECH to Collaborate on 3D Interconnect Research at UAlbany NanoCollege


Albany, NY and Billerica, MA (29 January 2009) SEMATECH, a global consortium of chip-makers, and NEXX Systems, Inc., a leading provider of process equipment for advanced wafer-level packaging applications, today announced that NEXX Systems has become a member of SEMATECHs 3D Interconnect Program located at the College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering (CNSE) of the University at Albany. As a member of SEMATECHs 3D program, NEXX will collaborate with SEMATECH in leading-edge research on innovative electrodeposition technology and the development of high yield, low cost copper electroplating solutions that will enable high density 3D through-silicon-vias (TSVs).

January 23, 2009

Active Network to Acquire ReserveAmerica from IAC


NEW YORK, Jan. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- IAC and The Active Network, Inc. (Active), a leading provider of technology and marketing solutions for community service and participatory sports organizations, announced today that they have entered into an agreement for Active to acquire leading campground reservation provider, ReserveAmerica, from IAC.

January 8, 2009

Breach Securitys WebDefend Earns Top Marks From SC Magazine


CARLSBAD, Calif., January 8, 2009 Breach Security, Inc., the leader in web application integrity, security and compliance, announced today that its flagship web application security appliance, WebDefend, earned a five-star review in the Firewalls Group Test, published in the January 2009 issue of SC Magazine. WebDefend was recognized for many different levels of protection, including its dynamic profiling, exit control and application defect detection features, as well as its performance, ease of use and support packages.

December 8, 2008

Expresso Fitness Receives Additional $14 Million in Funding


SUNNYVALE, Calif., Dec. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Expresso Fitness®, the leading supplier and developer of interactive cardio fitness systems, announced today that it has completed a debt and equity funding event for a total of $14M. The capital will be used to fuel Expresso's revenue growth by expanding the company's product portfolio and market reach. Silicon Valley Bank opened a new $7 million working capital line with Expresso. The equity round was joined by all existing investors including Sierra Ventures, Physic Ventures, and Enterprise Partners Venture Capital.

November 21, 2008

Celladon - "Enzyme Therapy" article featured in BusinessWeek Magazine





November 17, 2008

DragonWave Named To Deloitte's 2008 Technology Fast 500 List For Third Consecutive Year


November 17, 2008 - Ottawa, Canada - DragonWave Inc. (DragonWave) (TSX/AIM: DWI), a global supplier of high capacity, wireless native Ethernet backhaul solutions for mobile and access networks, today announced it has come in at number 133 on Deloittes 2008 Technology Fast 500, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications and life sciences companies in North America. Rankings are based on percentage of fiscal year revenue growth over five years, from 20032007. DragonWaves growth rate over that period was 1400%. This marks the third consecutive year DragonWave has been recognized by Deloitte with their Fast 500 program.

November 9, 2008

Celladon Announces Presentation Of Clinical Data From First-In-Human MYDICAR Trial For Advance Heart Failure At American Heart Association


Phase1 Data Demonstrate Safety and Improvement in Heart Failure in a Majority of Patients. NEW ORLEANS, November 9, 2008 Celladon Corporation announced today results from the first nine patients treated with MYDICAR, a genetically-targeted enzyme replacement therapy for advanced heart failure, showing the product was safe and demonstrating improvement across a number of key parameters. Phase 1 data from the Calcium Up-Regulation by Percutaneous Administration of Gene Therapy in Cardiac Disease (CUPID Trial), a First-in-Human Phase 1/2 Clinical Trial were presented at the American Heart Association Scientific Sessions 2008.

October 6, 2008

Complete Genomics and the Institute for Systems Biology Announce Partnership to Conduct the First Human Genome Population Study


MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA and SEATTLE, WA Oct. 6, 2008 Complete Genomics, Inc., a newly-launched, third-generation human genome sequencing company, and the Institute for Systems Biology (ISB) today announced their partnership to conduct population-wide human genome studies. In phase one of the project, Complete Genomics will use its proprietary DNA sequencing technology to sequence five genomes from samples provided by ISB. Then, once proof-of-concept has been demonstrated, ISB and Complete Genomics plan to expand this collaboration to sequence the genomes of 100 individuals in 2009 and 2,000 individuals in 2010.

October 6, 2008

Complete Genomics Launches; Becomes Worlds First Large-scale Human Genome Sequencing Company


Company to sequence 1,000 human genomes in 2009 for $5,000 each. MOUNTAIN VIEW, CALIF. Oct. 6, 2008 Complete Genomics, Inc., a third-generation human genome sequencing company, today announced its formal launch as the world's first provider of large-scale human genome sequencing services.

October 6, 2008

NEXX Systems Names Tom Walsh as President and CEO


Billerica, MA October 6, 2008 NEXX Systems Inc., a leading provider of process equipment for advanced wafer level packaging applications, today named Tom Walsh, PhD, as the company's President and Chief Executive Officer. Walsh, whose career spans over 20 years in the semiconductor and semiconductor equipment industry, brings a proven track record of accomplishments in building and leading growth businesses, as well as technology development. Richard Post will continue as Chairman of the Board.

September 22, 2008

3Leaf Systems Secures $35 Million in Series C Financing


SANTA CLARA, Calif. - September 22, 2008 - 3Leaf Systems (www.3leafsystems.com), a provider of next-generation virtualization solutions for enterprise data centers, today announced that it has secured new financing from a suite of blue-chip investors led by LSI Corporation with follow on investments by Alloy Ventures, Enterprise Partners Venture Capital, Intel Capital, and Storm Ventures. 3Leaf Systems will use the new capital to accelerate development of the company's virtualization solutions and to expand sales and marketing activities.

July 22, 2008

Breach Security Raises Round For Web App Firewall Appliances


Breach Security has raised $6 million in a second round of funding to expand its business of making web application firewalls that stop hackers.

July 9, 2008

DragonWave Selected By Sprint For XOHM's Network Deployments In Baltimore/Washington & Chicago


Ottawa, Canada, July 9, 2008 - DragonWave Inc. (DragonWave) (TSX/AIM: DWI) a leading global supplier of next-generation wireless networks, today announced that Sprint (NYSE: S)has selected DragonWaves IP backhaul solutions for its XOHM-branded WiMAX mobilebroadband services in North America. DragonWaves Horizon Compact and Horizon Duo products will be deployed initially in the Baltimore/Washington and Chicago markets.

July 9, 2008

NEXX Systems Launches New APOLLO Sputter Deposition System


Billerica, MA July 9, 2008 NEXX Systems, a leading provider of processing equipment for advanced waferlevel packaging applications, today announced the product launch of its new Apollo sputter deposition system. The Apollo advances the state-of-the-art in metal deposition for wafer level packaging due to its remarkable versatility, excellent performance, and low cost of ownership. The Apollo is ideally suited for applications including under bump metallization, redistribution layers, backside metallization, integrated passives, LEDs.. In addition, the Apollo is ideally suited for the metallization process required to produce solar panels, a growing application in today's initiatives for alternative energy production. Both the packaging and solar industries are driven to employ the most reliable and cost-effective solutions available for their metallization needs.

June 25, 2008

Devicescape Drives Anytime, Anywhere Wi-Fi Access for Service-Enabled Devices -- From Digital Cameras, Game Consoles and Laptops to Smartphones


SAN BRUNO, CA--(Marketwire - June 25, 2008) - Today at CONNECTIONS: the Digital Living Conference (Booth # 221), Devicescape Software, the leader in secure and seamless access for wireless devices, announced the availability of the Devicescape Agent 2.1, an embedded software package that enables electronic manufacturers to bring next-generation service-enabled devices such as handsets, cameras, televisions and all types of industrial and enterprise equipment, to market quickly and efficiently. The improved Devicescape Agent provides the highest level of security for Wi-Fi devices and eases the interoperability and management of these wireless devices in home, office and industrial networks.

June 18, 2008

Specific Media CEO Tim Vanderhook speaks to CNBC - (click here to watch interview)





June 3, 2008

Omnivision Selects DragonWave to Support Expansion of WiMAX Services Across Venezuela


OTTAWA, CANADA--(Marketwire - June 3, 2008) - DragonWave Inc. ("DragonWave") (TSX:DWI)(AIM:DWI) is a leading global supplier of next-generation wireless networks, today announced that Omnivision has standardized on DragonWave for licensed-frequency wireless backhaul as it expands its WiMAX service offering into markets across Venezuela. The first mobile WiMAX operator in Latin America, Omnivision introduced broadband data services of up to 6 Mbps to business and residential customers in Venezuela's capital city, Caracas, in 2007. Omnivision subsequently has initiated a nationwide expansion of its service footprint, with an announced target of 2.5 million subscribers by 2013.

May 15, 2008

Expresso Fitness Secures Additional $12 Million Investment


Sunnyvale, Calif. May 15, 2008 Expresso Fitness, the leading developer and supplier of interactive, Web-enabled cardio fitness systems for the commercial health club market, announced today that it has raised $12M in a Series C-2 round of funding. The financing will be used to expand the Companys product portfolio and market reach, driving its revenue growth.

May 15, 2008

Mike Glickenhaus Named President and CEO of VMIX


SAN DIEGO May 15, 2008 VMIX, a leading provider of media management software and services for online publishers, today named Mike Glickenhaus President and Chief Executive Officer. Glickenhaus was recruited by VMIX Chairman of the Board and co-founder Greg Kostello, who will assume the role of Chief Technology Officer.

April 28, 2008

ReliOn Secures C Round Financing


Spokane, Wash.: ReliOn, the leading provider of high-reliability fuel cell solutions for backup power applications, announced today that it has secured an additional U.S. $23 million in equity financing as a result of Series C funding activities. ReliOn welcomed two new investors into the C round: the PCG Clean Energy & Technology Fund, LLC of La Jolla, California, and Robeco Clean Tech Private Equity II (Robeco) of Rotterdam, Netherlands.

April 16, 2008

The Aegenis Group PCI Experts Select WebDefend Web Application Firewall


CARLSBAD, Calif., April 16, 2008 Breach Security, Inc., the leader in Web application security, today announced that The Aegenis Group, the recognized leader in payment card industry data security, regulatory training and consulting, has selected Breach Security WebDefend to protect its business-critical applications, including a recently launched online training program. The training application provides merchants with the information required to understand the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) and broader data security issues in the payment card industry.

March 31, 2008

ReliOn raises over $17M for hydrogen fuel cells


ReliOn, a Spokane-based fuel cell maker that helps provide backup power for communications companies and air traffic control towers, has taken over $17 million in a round that will likely be the companys last, according to its CEO.

March 31, 2008

DragonWave Expands Frequency Coverage to Support Carrier Ethernet Services in More Global Markets


OTTAWA, CANADA--(Marketwire - March 31, 2008) - DragonWave Inc. (AIM:DWI)(TSX:DWI), a leading global supplier of next-generation wireless networks, today announced that it has expanded its coverage to include the 6 to 8 GHz range of licensed radio frequencies. This enhanced frequency coverage on the Horizon Compact product dramatically improves DragonWave's relevance as a provider of wireless backhaul solutions for a variety of geographic markets around the world.

March 12, 2008

Specific Media Acquires European Ad Network Adviva


Irvine, Calif. and London - March 12, 2008 -- Specific Media, the largest independent online advertising network, today announced a definitive agreement to acquire all the assets of Adviva, a leading display advertising network in the United Kingdom. The combination of Specific Media and Adviva in the UK gives brand advertisers an opportunity to combine massive reach with every method of targeting to produce the results they are looking to achieve. The Adviva acquisition marks Specific Media's entry into the European market, giving the company a strong start on global expansion. The deal closed this week for an undisclosed amount.

March 10, 2008

Breach Security Upgrades Industry-Leading Web Application Security Solution


WebDefend 3.2 Extends Capabilities of Unique Web Application Defect Detection and Adds Application-level Protection for Denial-of-Service and Website Scraping Attacks. Breach Security, Inc., the leader in web application security, today announced the latest release of its flagship WebDefend web application security appliance, version 3.2. The newly available release identifies and stops abuse of web application resources, offers higher performance, and delivers enhancements to ease enterprise-wide adoption.

February 12, 2008

Devicescape Forms Partnership With Deutsche Telekom to Bring Easy Access to a Wide Range of Wi-Fi Enabled Devices


SAN BRUNO, CA -- 02/12/08 -- Devicescape Software today announced a partnership with Deutsche Telekom to expand the range of Wi-Fi devices that can have easy, automatic access to the more than 8,000 T-Mobile hotspot locations across Germany and Europe. Because Devicescape enables any Wi-Fi enabled device, like notebooks, media players, cameras and game systems to connect to any T-Mobile hotspot, the company can expand the range of devices that will be able to access the T-Mobile network to drive increased revenues and network usage.

February 11, 2008

Emerson Network Power and ReliOn Reach Agreement That Adds Fuel Cell Products and Technologies to a Platform of Backup Power Solutions


Warrenville, Illinois (February 11, 2008) Emerson Network Power, a business of Emerson (NYSE: EMR) and the global leader in enabling Business-Critical Continuity, today announced an agreement with ReliOn that will add ReliOns industry-leading fuel cell products to the Emerson suite of NetXtend Integrated Enclosure Solutions for backup power.

January 31, 2008

TargeGen Announces Initiation of Clinical Trial of JAK2 Inhibitor TG101348


San Diego, CA January 31, 2008 - TargeGen, Inc. today announced that the Company has started a multi-center Phase I/II clinical trial of TG101348, an oral, potent, and highly selective inhibitor of JAK2 in patients with myeloproliferative diseases.

January 28, 2008

DragonWave and Nextlink Wireless Announce Master Purchase Agreement


Nextlink Selects DragonWaves Ethernet Radios to Deliver Licensed Broadband over LMDS Spectrum. Ottawa, Canada, January 28, 2008 - DragonWave Inc. (DragonWave) (TSX/AIM: DWI) a leading global supplier of next-generation wireless networks, today announced that Nextlink Wireless Inc., a subsidiary of XO Holdings Inc., has completed a Master Purchase Agreement to purchase DragonWaves AirPair and Horizon Compact products providing highly scalable, carrier grade radio solutions in support of Nextlinks portfolio of broadband wireless services.

January 14, 2008

Breach Security 2007 Revenues Up 500 Percent Year-Over-Year


Leading web application security provider announces new CEO to drive growth in 2008. CARLSBAD, Calif., January 14, 2008 - Breach Security, Inc., a leader in web application security, today announced breakout growth in 2007 with revenues climbing 500 percent yearover-year and 1,000 percent quarter-over-quarter. In addition to posting strong financial metrics, the close of the year also marked an impressive track record of global product acceptance. The company attracted over 100 new customers worldwide and generated repeat business from 50 existing customers.

December 18, 2007

ReliOn Ships A Million Watts of Fuel Cells


Spokane, Wash.: ReliOn, the leading provider of high reliability fuel cell solutions for backup power applications, today announced it has crossed a major milestone in its commercial sales efforts. ReliOn has shipped more than one million Watts worth of fuel cell product to customers.

December 6, 2007

Breach Security's ModSecurity Selected as Top Application Security Tool at AppSec 2007


CARLSBAD, Calif., December 6, 2007 - Breach Security, Inc., the leader in web application security, today announced that the ModSecurity open source web application firewall was awarded the top application security-specific tool at the Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP) & Web Application Security Consortium (WASC) AppSec 2007 in San Jose, California, November 12-15, 2007. Additionally, ModSecurity was selected as the number two open source security tool from the results of an AppSec 2007 conference attendee survey. ModSecurity is the most widely deployed web application firewall in the world with over 10,000 deployments.

December 6, 2007

TargeGen Announces Planned Initiation of Clinical Trial of JAK2 Inhibitor


San Diego, CA December 6, 2007 - TargeGen, Inc. today announced that the Companys recently submitted IND for TG101348 is now active and the Company plans to initiate a multicenter clinical trial of TG101348, an internally discovered, oral, potent, and highly elective JAK2 inhibitor in January, 2008. Additionally, TargeGen announced that a series of presentations related to TG101348 will be made at the 2007 ASH Conference (Atlanta, December 8-11, 2007) by Company scientific staff and outside academic collaborators.

November 20, 2007

Spreadtrum Communications Acquires Quorum Systems


SHANGHAI, ChinaNovember 18, 2007Spreadtrum Communications, Inc. (Nasdaq: SPRD), one of China's leading wireless baseband chipset providers, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Quorum Systems, Inc. ("Quorum"), a San Diego-based fabless semiconductor company that specializes in the design of highly integrated CMOS radio frequency (RF) transceivers. Under terms of the agreement, Spreadtrum will pay $55 million in cash and $15 million in stock to Quorum's shareholders, with up to an additional $6 million in cash for performance based earn-outs expected to be achieved over the next two years.

November 2, 2007

San Jose-Based Calient Networks Lands $10 Million in Funding


San Jose, Calif. -- Calient Networks, a San Jose-based developer of fiber management systems based on optical switching, said that it has landed $10 million in a new round of funding, led by TeleSoft Partners. Enterprise Partners Venture Capital, Sofinnova Venture, Wall Street Technology Partners and other previous investors also participated. The company said that it will use the proceeds to accelerate production, expand sales and enter new markets. With the completion of the round, the company said that George Schmitt, the managing director of Telesoft Partners, has been elected chairman of its board of directors.

November 1, 2007

Specific Media Raises $100 Million To Expand Web Ads


Online-advertising company Specific Media Inc. said it raised $100 million in financing from private-equity firm Francisco Partners, another sign of the investment frenzy over Internet ads and their ability to generate revenue for all kinds of Web sites. Specific Media, of Irvine, Calif., will use the money for acquisitions and to expand into new types of advertising, adding to the typical display or "banner" ads the company sells now, Chief Executive Tim Vanderhook said in an interview. Specific Media, which has 115 employees, wants to start dealing in different ad formats, such as search-based ads and video ads, he said.

November 1, 2007

Specific Media Secures $100 Million in Funding


Leading Online Advertising Network Joins Forces with Francisco Partners IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Specific Media, the number three-ranked advertising network according to the September comScore rankings, today announced that it has closed a Series B financing with Francisco Partners, a leading technology-focused private equity firm with approximately $5 billion under management. Francisco Partners will fund the company with up to $100 million, with access to further resources as necessary, to support Specific Medias growth. Specific Media has earmarked this new round of funding for acquisitions that build on the companys current platform. This commitment represents one of the 20 largest technology growth capital deals made worldwide in 2007 to date. Investment bank Piper Jaffray advised Specific Media on the transaction.

October 30, 2007

Genoptix Shares Climb on First Day


Genoptix Shares Rise More Than 50 Percent in Market Debut After Pricing Above Expected Range NEW YORK (AP) -- Shares of diagnostic services provider Genoptix Inc. climbed more than 50 percent in their first day of trading Tuesday, after the company's initial public offering priced above the expected price range at $17 per share. Shares jumped $8.51, or 50.1 percent, to $25.51 in midday trading. Shares hit a low of $23.40 and a high of $26.31 earlier in the session. The Carlsbad, Calif.-based company had anticipated the offering of 5 million shares to price between $14 and $16 per share. Genoptix offered roughly 4.3 million shares and a group of stockholders offered the remaining 714,286 shares.

October 29, 2007

Genoptix, Inc. Announces Pricing for Initial Public Offering


SAN DIEGO, Oct 29, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- Genoptix, Inc. announced today the pricing of its initial public offering of 5,000,000 shares of common stock at a price of $17.00 per share. 4,285,714 shares are being offered by Genoptix and 714,286 shares are being offered by certain selling stockholders. In addition, Genoptix and the selling stockholders have granted to the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 750,000 shares of common stock. Genoptix common stock is expected to begin trading on the NASDAQ Global Market under the trading symbol "GXDX" on Tuesday, October 30, 2007.

October 29, 2007

VMIX Adds $16.5 Million in Funding to Expand Video Network


October 29, 2007 02:25 PM PDT by Adam Ostrow. VMIX, which powers social networking communities for a number of leading media brands, has raised $16.5 million in Series B funding. VMIX offers is own online community where users can upload videos and create their own channels, but also partners with popular sites including the Independent Film Channel and Media General. This round of funding comes from ATA Ventures, JK&B Capital, Mission Ventures, and Enterprise Partners.

September 5, 2007

LSI Corp. Announces Agreement to Acquire Tarari, Inc. For $85M


Tarari, Inc., a San Diego based fabless semiconductor company, has signed a definitive agreement to be acquired by LSI Corp. (NYSE: LSI) for $85 million in cash. (See www.lsi.com for LSIs press release.) Tarari has emerged as the world leader in content processor silicon to offload and accelerate compute-intensive, complex algorithms used for content inspection in XML/Web Services, Network Security and Digital Media environments. Bob Conn, a member of Tarari's board since February of 2006 and a Managing Director of Enterprise Partners Venture Capital, said LSIs agreement to acquire Tarari confirms Tarari's leadership and strategic value. The acquisition will provide a significant return for Tarari employees and investors while enabling LSI to deliver advanced services across its own portfolio of networking and storage solutions.

July 31, 2007

Muze Launches Mobile Music Subscription Service with O2 Germany


Muzes Open Media ExchangeTM enables Top Ten mobile subscription service. Muze Inc., a worldwide leader in digital media commerce solutions that enable search, discovery, and purchasing of entertainment media, today announced that its Open Media ExchangeTM (OMXTM) digital media distribution platform is being used by O2 Germany to power a new, subscription-based mobile music experience. This service is the first of its kind for O2, and enables O2 to target digital media promotions to both new and current users of O2s mobile services.

July 31, 2007

Specific Media Fastest Growing Online Ad - Network among comScores Top 10 Networks


IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Since its debut in comScore rankings in February of this year, Specific Media has been the fastest growing online advertising network. It is now the sixth largest online advertising network and the seventh largest property on the Internet, according to the June comScore ad networks rankings published earlier this month. Specific Media has seen an almost 19 percent increase over last month alone and a 31 percent increase since its debut in February, reaching nearly 120 million unique users for a total U.S. reach of 66.3 percent.

June 14, 2007

San Diego's Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year Award


Drew Senyei, Managing Director of Enterprise Partners Venture Capital, was named Master Entrepreneur in the Ernst & Young 2007 Entrepreneur of the Year award ceremony. In addition, Dr. Tina Nova, CEO of Enterprise portfolio company Genoptix, recieved the Entrepreneur of the Year award in Life Sciences.

May 19, 2007

New York Times: Internet Giants Vie to Snap Up Web Ad Firms


Carl Eibl, Managing Director of Enterprise Partners, comments on Microsoft's $6B acquisition of aQuantive and the promise of the online advertising sector.