Economic Radar - Q1 2011

ITC and electronics

 

EXFO Reports Sales Growth for a Sixth Consecutive Quarter

EXFO Inc. reported today sales growth for a sixth consecutive quarter, including five straight reporting periods of record sales.

 

Boralex Implements Coveo Enterprise Search Platform Across Global Operations

Boralex Implements Coveo Enterprise Search Platform Across Global Operations

International power producer replaces Google search appliance with Coveo to provide unified views of global knowledge and corporate information and to increase workforce productivity and efficiency.

 

TeraXion introduces coherent communication products portfolio

TeraXion introduces coherent communication products portfolio

TeraXion has been a key player in the advent of 40 Gbit/s networks thanks to its tunable dispersion compensators. As optical communication systems evolve from direct to coherent detection, TeraXion is shaping its product offering to follow the market's evolution and needs.

 

EXFO Receives the 2011 xDSL Test Equipment Global Growth Leadership Award from Frost & Sullivan

EXFO Receives the 2011 xDSL Test Equipment Global Growth Leadership Award from Frost & Sullivan

The award acknowledges EXFO for its global brand, efficient distribution network and highly customer-focused approach, which have enabled the company to record the highest growth rate in 2010 in the xDSL test equipment market

 

Quebec-Washington: Profitable meetings

Optics/Photonics Day for the Defence and Security Industry was held on February 3. During this business development activity, representatives of Quebec City's business and scientific communities met with various US-based companies.

 

Optosecurity attains European Liquid Explosive Detection Certification

Optosecurity attains European Liquid Explosive Detection Certification

Optosecurity announced that following extensive testing by ECAC, its OptoScreener® has been certified on a number of host checkpoint X-ray scanner platforms and conforms to all criterion allowing for Type C operations. Type C compliance means that multiple liquid containers are screened with no requirement for containers to be opened, all containers removed from cabin baggage.

 

Amerys, a French technology firm, sets up operations in Québec City

Amerys, a French technology firm, sets up operations in Québec City

Amérys, a France and Quebec-based firm, has selected Quebec City to develop a new technology aimed at facilitating interactions between local residents and public institutions.

 

Frima Studio Nets TWO Nominations for the 2011 PlayStation®Network Gamers’ Choice Awards!

Frima Studio Nets TWO Nominations for the 2011 PlayStation®Network Gamers’ Choice Awards!

Frima has earned two out of all five nominations given out for the Best PS3/PSP Mini Game for its 2011 PlayStation®Network Gamers' Choice Awards. Frima's latest effort, the aptly named A Space Shooter for Two Bucks!, has recently crossed the 100,000 downloads mark, and Young Thor is one of the most critically‐acclaimed Minis in history.

 

The New Spider-Man Will Travel Through Time

The New Spider-Man Will Travel Through Time

In collaboration with Activision Publishing and Marvel Entertainment, Beenox announces its next game, coming this Fall - Spider-Man: Edge of Time. In this new game, Spider-Man faces one of his greatest challenges ever - saving Spider-Man.

http://beenox.com/en/news/our_next_game_-_spider-man_edge_of_time