Fictiv Raises $15M Series B Funding Led by Sinovation Ventures to Radically Improve Manufacturing Access and Workflow Globally

Funding to accelerate virtual manufacturing platform’s global expansion and development of workflow optimization tools; investors include Accel Partners, Intel Capital, Bill Gates and FJ Labs PALM DESERT, Calif., May 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Fictiv today announced from the Intel Capital Global Summit that it closed a $15 million Series B led by Sinovation Ventures with participation from Accel, Intel Capital, Bill Gates, FJ Labs, Tandon Group and the Stanford-StartX Fund. The company also demonstrated new workflow optimization tools and unveiled offices in Guangzhou, China. At a time when manufacturing has…

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WorkForce Software Named Oracle's Partner for Scheduling

WorkForce Software Selected for Best-of-Breed Scheduling Solutions LIVONIA, Mich., May 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — WorkForce Software® and Oracle® have teamed up to give enterprise organizations more robust scheduling options. The partnership empowers Oracle Human Capital Management (HCM) Cloud customers to schedule employees in alignment with complex rules, employee availability, and multiple business drivers. As a result of this partnership, WorkForce Software’s best-of-breed scheduling solutions are now available to the Oracle HCM Cloud platform, to be integrated with Oracle Cloud Time and Labor and Absence Management, leveraging delivered APIs. WorkForce…

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Esterline to Participate in Wells Fargo Securities Industrials Conference

BELLEVUE, Wash., May 04, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Esterline Corporation (NYSE:ESL) (www.esterline.com), a leading specialty manufacturer serving global aerospace and defense markets, today announced that Curtis Reusser, Chairman, President & CEO of Esterline, will participate in an analyst-led question and answer session at the Wells Fargo Securities Industrials Conference on Tuesday, May 8 at 8:35 a.m. ET. The conference will be held at the Lotte New York Palace Hotel in New York City. A live webcast of the event can be accessed on the Investor Relations section of the Esterline…

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Esterline Reports Fiscal 2018 Second Quarter Financial Results

Fiscal 2018 Second Quarter Results Sales of $517.6 million Income from continuing operations of $24.0 million, or $0.80 per diluted share Free cash flow of $62.0 million year to date Company reports record backlog of $1.46 billion BELLEVUE, Wash., May 03, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Esterline Corporation (NYSE:ESL) (www.esterline.com), a leading specialty manufacturer serving global aerospace and defense markets, today reported results for the fiscal 2018 second quarter ended March 30, 2018. Consolidated second quarter revenue was $517.6 million, an increase of 1.7% from the prior-year result of $509.1 million….

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G2 Crowd’s Spring 2018 Software Report Names Centro as the Best Demand Side Platform

Centro’s Basis is the Highest-Rated Programmatic Ad Platform on G2 Crowd for Second Straight Quarter; Advertising Users Recognize Basis for Quality of Support, Ease of Doing Business With, and More CHICAGO, May 03, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Centro (www.centro.net), a provider of enterprise-class software for digital advertising, today announced that it has been recognized as the leader in the G2 Crowd Demand-Side Platform (DSP) Grid report for Spring 2018. This is the second straight quarter that Basis, Centro’s programmatic ad platform, has been the best-reviewed software in this category on…

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Latest OurPact Version Introduces Extensive Notifications Platform for Parents

With Launch of Geo-Fencing, Enhanced Notification Platform and App Download Alert System, OurPact Establishes a Competitive Edge in the Location-Monitoring Space SAN DIEGO, May 03, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — OurPact, Eturi Corp.’s flagship parental control and screen-time management platform, has launched an addition of key features for its family network. In the past year, OurPact – the Eturi Corp. software solution popular for giving parents control over app and internet access on children’s devices – entered the location monitoring space with a Family Locator feature, which provided live, in-app child…

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EMCORE Enters into Agreement to Design a Custom, High-Performance Inertial Measurement Unit and Deliver Flight Demonstration Hardware

ALHAMBRA, Calif., May 03, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — EMCORE Corporation (NASDAQ:EMKR), a leading provider of advanced Mixed-Signal Optics products that provide the foundation for today’s high-speed communication network infrastructures and leading-edge defense systems, announced today that it has entered into an agreement with a major U.S. prime contractor in the defense industry to design an innovative Inertial Measurement Unit (IMU) for airborne line-of-sight stabilization and navigation applications. As part of this contract EMCORE has agreed to deliver flight demonstration hardware by the end of this year to support flight testing…

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Esterline Names Donald Walther to Succeed Marcia Mason as the Company’s General Counsel

Mason retires from the company after 25 years in executive leadership roles BELLEVUE, Wash., May 02, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Esterline Corporation (NYSE:ESL) (www.esterline.com), a leading specialty manufacturer serving global aerospace and defense markets, today announced that Donald Walther will join Esterline as Executive Vice President & General Counsel, succeeding Marcia Mason who will retire from the company after a career spanning 35 years, 25 of which were spent with Esterline. Esterline Chief Executive Officer Curtis Reusser said, “Marcia has been a core member of the Esterline leadership team for…

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Park Electrochemical Corp. Announces Qualification of Electroglide® Lightning Strike Protection Prepreg by a Major Aerospace OEM

MELVILLE, N.Y., May 02, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Park Electrochemical Corp. (NYSE:PKE) announced that its recently introduced Electroglide Lightning Strike Protection Prepreg has been qualified by a major aerospace OEM for use on composite engine nacelle structures for a major civilian aircraft program.  Park’s Electroglide material, which is qualified for both hand lay-up and automated fiber placement (AFP) applications, is currently entering into production on this major aircraft program. Many new aircraft produced today are built with lightweight composite structures which are not as conductive as structures built with aluminum. …

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Mass Innovation Nights and Dassault Systèmes Kick-off National Robotics Week in Boston

BOSTON, April 03, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Mass Innovation Nights, Massachusetts’ leading monthly new product showcase, and Dassault Systèmes will kick-off National Robotics Week in Boston with an event at District Hall on Monday, April 9, 2018 from 6:00PM to 8:30PM. National Robotics Week (RoboWeek) is a series of events and activities during April designed to increase public awareness of the strength and importance of the U.S. robotics industry and of the tremendous social and cultural impact that robotics will have on the future. Dassault Systemes’ North American headquarters is…

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