Author: WTN News

Milwaukee, Wis. - Merge Healthcare, a leading medical imaging solutions provider, announced the launch of two new web applications, Cedara WebAccess and Cedara WebScheduler, available through its OEM division. These solutions give health IT software providers plug-in portals that help expedite and automate tasks such as...

If Wisconsin and the broader Midwest want to increase their information technology profile, one avenue would be to encourage the construction of data centers. In this WTN guest column, John Rath of TEAM, Inc. touts the Midwest as an ideal region for data centers and...

Hartford, Wis. — Francisco Partners, a technology-focused private equity fund, today announced the completion of its acquisition of API Software Inc., a Hartford developer of labor management systems for the healthcare industry. "We are extremely excited about the future for API," said J.P. Fingado, API's President...

Madison, Wis. — Dave Franchino, president of the innovation firm Design Concepts, Inc. and one of the founders of Sologear, LLC, will present at "Beyond Firewood:  Exploring alternative fuels and energy technologies in humanitarian settings." Beyond Firewood, an international research conference organized by the Women's Commission for...

Wisconsin export totals remain a bright spot in flat-lining economy, and they were led by exports of industrial machinery, including computer equipment, during the first nine months of 2008. Overall, state exports reached a record $15.6 billion during first three quarters of 2008, according to...

Broadcast Interactive Media, a Madison provider of web content for American television and radio stations, has added to its stable of major-market clients, according to a report in The Capital Times. BIM now serves NBC stations in Chicago, New York, Los Angeles and six other...

Columnist James Carlini has just about had it with the “bailout” mentality from businesses and units of government that want taxpayers to fund (and prolong) their dysfunctional habits and operations. In this edition of Carlini's Comments, posted after Congress postponed action on a possible bailout...