IMS Taking Bids from PE firms

IMS in talks with private equity firms-sources (Reuters)

Daily Links 10/19/09: Franklin Institute award winners named (some guy named Gates)

Report: GE and Comcast in Due Diligence on NBC Universal Deal (
Is The Vivendi-GE-NBC Universal-Comcast Deal $500 Million Away? (paidContent)
A Surprise Adviser for Comcast Bid: Peter Chernin (New York Times: Media Decoder)

11 winners announced of Franklin Institute awards (Philadelphia Inquirer)

Dow Jones venture numbers in for 3Q (Philadelphia Business Journal: Technology Blog)

InterDigital may appeal ITC ruling in Nokia patent case (Reuters)

After New Ads, Doubts Grow About a Verizon iPhone (New York Times: Bits)

Verizon Offers 'Quadruple Play' Discounts
Finally begins offering discounts for bundling wireless with DSL, FiOS
(Broadband Reports)

In Oracle Vs. SAP, IBM Could Tip Balance To SAP (Information Week: Global CIO)

Global BusinessObjects Network (GBN) and Americas’ SAP Users’ Group (ASUG) Host Customer-Led Conference for SAP BusinessObjects Users (Business Wire)

Teradata Announcements Target Public, Private Clouds PC World)

Web Giants Facebook, Amazon, Twitter Join Support For Net Neutrality Rules (Washington Post: Post Tech)

TIBCO Spotfire and Integromics Unveil New Genomics Data Analysis Solution to Speed Drug Research, Development (Marketwire)
Integromics' US headquarters is at the Science Center in Philadelphia.

BPM Modeling Tool Vendor Celebrates 20 Years of Being First (PR Web)


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