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Fujifilm Reaches 100 Million LTO Ultrium Data Cartridges


by Angela Guess An article out of Fujifilm USA reports that “FUJIFILM Recording Media U.S.A., Inc., a subsidiary of FUJIFILM Corporation, the leading global manufacturer of data storage media, today announced that it has manufactured over 100 million LTO (Linear Tape-Open) Ultrium data cartridges since its release of the first generation of LTO in 2000.  This equates to over 53 thousand petabytes of…

Inforbix acquired by Autodesk

Autodesk (NASDAQ: ADSK), “a world leader in 3D design, engineering and entertainment software” announced today that it has acquired assets of Inforbix. Inforbix is a Semantic Technology-based product lifecycle management (PLM) company. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Inforbix was co-founded  in 2010 by CEO Oleg Shilovitsky and CIO Anatoly Savin to answer the…

Semantics For The Connected World: Thingworx Goes Live

Manufacturers, utilities, health care and other industrial and services organizations have an opportunity to develop applications that model and draw upon the capabilities of the increasingly connected physical world around them. Seems, after all, as if almost everything already is or soon will be connected to a sensor of some sort, reeling in data to…

Bringing together Systems Engineering and the Semantic Web


Systems Engineering (SE) is a vast discipline that includes many sub-disciplines. The application of Semantic Web technologies is a natural next step in the evolution of the Systems Engineering IT frameworks and tools. An OWL ontology called SysMO, created by TopQuadrant, has been presented to INCOSE workgroups. This effort recently received renewed interest at the INCOSE International Workshop on “Model-Based Systems Engineering” at Mesa, Arizona in February, 2010.