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AT&T will supply Oshkosh Truck Corp. with multiprotocol solutions to protect critical network applications and data center continuity. The Wisconsin-based truck manufacturing company must be more cognizant of natural disasters than most state businesses because it has facilities in seven countries....

Penn State University is the latest educational institution to install a Madison company's rich-media product. PSU's Milton S. Hershey Medical Center will use MediaSite, a Web-based tool produced by Sonic Foundry, to enhance medical education....

Inventors may or may not pay a price for being tardy in patenting their inventions, but they are better off not leaving things to chance. In this opinion piece, Chicago attorneys Bratislav Stankovic and Donald Silvert say it's wise to heed recent judicial interpretations of...

A new partnership between Wisconsin-based Small Tree Communications and California's Foundry Networks could be just what the doctor ordered for smaller, artistically oriented businesses that want to affordably transfer high-definition video. ...

The importance of change management in information technology projects has been stressed so often, people are getting tired of hearing it. But as SynergyHealth VP/CIO Kim Pemble has learned, there is no subsitute for shared ownership and comprehensive training....

While some municipalities are fighting AT&T about Project Lightspeed and others are looking at Wi-Fi applications, others are looking at major fiber-optic investments. While these fiber investments have paid off in Utah as we mentioned in last week's column, there are others that we don't...

The Center for Advanced Technology and Innovation has transformed its technology-transfer model and secured a new partnership in which it will market and license 10 unused patents for a New Jersey corporation. It is the Racine County organization's first partnership since abandoning its original patent-donation...

Another Wisconsin technology company has reported record profits and revenues, this time thanks in large measure to a lucrative defense contract. Despite the closing of a manufacturing facility in the United Kingdom, Plexus Corp. reported earnings of $25.1 million, and nearly $400 million in revenue...