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Avnet Technology Solutions Brings Oracle Cloud Services to the U.S. and Canadian Channel
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

“With worldwide public IT cloud services spending expected to reach nearly $108 billion by 20171, this market presents a tremendous opportunity for our partners,” said Chuck Scalia, vice president and general manager, Avnet Technology Solutions, Americas, Oracle Solutions group. “Avnet's team has deep technical and market expertise in public, private and hybrid cloud platforms. Our Oracle partners will be able to draw upon this experience to rapidly bring Oracle Cloud services to market and expand partners' revenue opportunities.” (more...)

Tech Source Releases Condor VC102x XMC Card that Alleviates Video Relay Bandwidth Hurdles
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

The card provides a novel solution to the video relay bandwidth hurdles and latency issues experienced by developers of manned and unmanned avionics solutions and other military and industrial video streaming applications. (more...)

InvenSense Announces Shipment of Over 400 Million 6-Axis MEMS Devices to Meet the Growing Consumer Market Demands
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

“We are very pleased to announce this milestone, as it speaks to broad acceptance of our highly-integrated products in a competitive industry. It also validates the broad demand we addressed with the industry's first products that go beyond the discrete 3-axis accelerometer and 3-axis gyroscope solutions available when InvenSense first announced its integrated roadmap,” said Behrooz Abdi, president and CEO. “Over the past year, we have made strong share gains across our customer base, and accelerated our investment in enabling applications that are tightly coupled to our 6-axis motion solutions, such as improved navigation, context awareness, activity recognition, and many of the 'always on' experiences that users demand. Our continued design win success is the result of our proven performance, quality, reliability, and innovative system-on-a-chip capabilities. We are excited by our recent success with new and existing customers, providing continued opportunities for growth. We continue to believe that our products and unique platform capabilities, such as Embedded application processing, position us well to leverage rising global sensor adoption rates and enables new applications for our products, including wearables and other mass market consumer devices. Broadening demand for proven applications, such as optical image stabilization (OIS) where the InvenSense solution holds a significant performance advantage over other offerings in the marketplace, further validates our continuing investment in sensor and application integration on our unique platform.” (more...)

eNVM Market (Embedded Non-Volatile Memory) Trends and Application Forecasts in New eNVM Research Report
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

DALLAS, September 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ (more...)

Oracle's PeopleSoft HCM Enhancements Deliver a Simple and Modern User Experience
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA -  ORACLE OPENWORLD, SAN FRANCISCO  Oracle (NYSE: ORCL)  (more...)

Precyse Showcases Top Tools for Smooth Transition to ICD-10 at AHIMA 2014
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

SAN DIEGO, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Precyse, an industry leader in Health Information Management (HIM) Performance Management services and technologies, invites AHIMA 2014 show attendees to visit booth #1617 and see how it is driving the power of information with the only HFMA Peer Reviewed HIM Technology and Services Suite. Attendees will experience live demonstrations of the newest enhancements to precyseCode computer-assisted coding and precyseCDI, offered in one integrated platform that incorporates state-of-art Natural Language Processing (NLP) for Embedded intelligence, and supports multiple HIM roles across your organization. (more...)

gen-E Changes Name to Resolve Systems to Reflect Company's Commitment to Providing Innovative, Accelerated Incident Resolution Software for Network and IT Operations
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

IRVINE, Calif., Sept.30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ gen-E today announced that the company has changed its name to Resolve Systems to accurately reflect the completion of its multi-year transformation from a software consulting firm to a global software company pioneering a new approach to accelerating incident resolution in network and IT operations. Resolve Systems will continue its commitment to providing communications service providers (CSPs), managed service providers (MSPs) and enterprises with an innovative comprehensive software solution that addresses the shortcomings of competitive products that only offer a limited approach to improving incident resolution. (more...)

Mindtree Named a Leader in Zinnov's Global R&D Service Provider Ratings for the Third Year in a Row
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

WARREN, New Jersey and BANGALORE, India, September 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ (more...)

Los Altos First Fridays' Scavenger Hunt Goes Mobile With Skrownge App
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

SAN RAMON, Calif., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Skrownge, a location-based mobile gaming company, today announced a pilot program in Los Altos, Calif. The Skrownge mobile app will replace paper-based scavenger hunts held during Los Altos First Fridays events beginning October 3, 2014. Consumers can sign up at www.skrownge.com to start exploring and uncovering valuable prizes tailored to their personal interests. (more...)

SAP, Customers Plan Joint Cloud SIS Project to Simplify Higher Education
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

ORLANDO, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) today announced at EDUCAUSE 2014 that it plans to cooperate with the University of Kentucky, Northern Kentucky University and other higher education customers to reinvent the proven student information system (SIS) design as a simple, easy-to-use platform for student interaction, engagement and collaboration. The transformation is planned to lead to an SIS that allows students to track their classes and degree requirements on the mobile device of their choice, alongside fellow students in a social environment on SAP HANA Cloud Platform. (more...)

Bayshore Networks Expands Partnership With Cisco by Joining ISE/pxGrid Ecosystem
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

NEW YORK, NY - Bayshore Networks®, which is setting the standard for operational, safety and security policy for the Internet of Things, announced today that it is one of the pioneering members of Cisco®'s ISE/pxGrid Ecosystem. (more...)

Half a Million Teachers Master Common Core Transition with LearnZillion
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

WASHINGTON, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ LearnZillion, a digital curriculum and professional learning platform, has grown nearly 200 percent since September of last year, with more than 500,000 teachers now registered on the site. Created by two former educators, LearnZillion offers effective, multi-media curricular resources for educators seeking to understand and articulate the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) to students and their parents. (more...)

Market for Mobile Payment Solutions: User Interfaces, Wallets, and Banking 2014 - 2019
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

LONDON, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Overview:Mobile payments represents a huge market opportunity and quite simply one of the most dynamic and fast-evolving arenas within the convergence of wireless and commerce. Many aspects of the mobile payments ecosystem are evolving including what people buy, how purchases are made, what devices are used, how purchases are funded, how merchants or producers are monetized, and even the identity of sellers and buyers. Payment solutions can be categorized on the basis of the payment settlement methods, which are instant-paid, postpaid, prepaid or a combination of these. Funding methods for payments vary in accordance with many factors including type of wallet, specific solution, device used for payment, back-office systems, and more. The mobile entire value chain varies considerably from billing to funding based on many factors including vendors, specific solutions, degree of banking integration (if any), and other key factors. (more...)

COPIA Releases Next Generation of COPIA CLASS E-Learning Platform to Take Teaching and Learning to the Next Level
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

COPIA Interactive is pleased to share the news of this latest digital platform at the EdNet 2014 Conference. The improved version makes interoperability with media even easier and has expanded its platform support, making it truly device agnostic. (more...)

New Book Explores Music's Influence On Science
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

Santa Fe, New Mexico (more...)

COPIA Releases Next Generation of COPIA CLASS E-Learning Platform to Take Teaching and Learning to the Next Level
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

COPIA Interactive is pleased to share the news of this latest digital platform at the EdNet 2014 Conference. The improved version makes interoperability with media even easier and has expanded its platform support, making it truly device agnostic. (more...)

COPIA Releases Next Generation of COPIA CLASS E-Learning Platform to Take Teaching and Learning to the Next Level
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

COPIA Interactive is pleased to share the news of this latest digital platform at the EdNet 2014 Conference. The improved version makes interoperability with media even easier and has expanded its platform support, making it truly device agnostic. (more...)

Freescale Helps Drive the Internet of Things Forward at ARM TechCon 2014
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

A high-end truck trailer retrofitted to display more than 120 IoT products and technology demonstrations, the Internet of Tomorrow Tour cuts through the hype by allowing visitors to interact with real technology, real products, real sensors, real chips and real software driving the IoT of today – and the breakthrough IoT innovations of tomorrow. (more...)

Amphenol Aerospace High Speed Solutions Introduces Rugged Copper and Fiber-Optic Based Ethernet Switched and Media Converted Products
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

SIDNEY, N.Y., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Amphenol Aerospace, a division of Amphenol Corporation (NYSE: APH), now offers Copper-to-Copper (CTC) and Copper-to-Fiber (CTF) Ethernet Media & Interface Conversion with Switching. These completely sealed and rugged integrated electronic Ethernet devices are designed for harsh environment applications. (more...)

Freescale Helps Drive the Internet of Things Forward at ARM TechCon 2014
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

A high-end truck trailer retrofitted to display more than 120 IoT products and technology demonstrations, the Internet of Tomorrow Tour cuts through the hype by allowing visitors to interact with real technology, real products, real sensors, real chips and real software driving the IoT of today – and the breakthrough IoT innovations of tomorrow. (more...)

Freescale Helps Drive the Internet of Things Forward at ARM TechCon 2014
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

A high-end truck trailer retrofitted to display more than 120 IoT products and technology demonstrations, the Internet of Tomorrow Tour cuts through the hype by allowing visitors to interact with real technology, real products, real sensors, real chips and real software driving the IoT of today – and the breakthrough IoT innovations of tomorrow. (more...)

Freescale Helps Drive the Internet of Things Forward at ARM TechCon 2014
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

A high-end truck trailer retrofitted to display more than 120 IoT products and technology demonstrations, the Internet of Tomorrow Tour cuts through the hype by allowing visitors to interact with real technology, real products, real sensors, real chips and real software driving the IoT of today – and the breakthrough IoT innovations of tomorrow. (more...)

Freescale's collaboration with ALPS produces advanced automotive connectivity solutions for telematics in ADAS market
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

As automotive infotainment and telematics systems continue to advance, and ADAS functionality continues to expand throughout the industry, automotive OEMs and their Tier One suppliers are racing to develop a range of next-generation connectivity systems. For example, in-vehicle Wi-Fi routers increasingly enable applications such as surround view video streaming, drive recorders and navigation systems. Through collaboration with ALPS, Freescale can now provide system designers these and other functionalities with ready-to-use modules that simplify design and streamline development. (more...)

COPIA Adds Major Publishers to Growing List of Higher-Ed Content
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

COPIA partners with major global publishers to combine their vast content libraries and deliver them to students. The content is personalized to address the needs of each of the countries in which COPIA operates, thus ensuring that the publishers' content can be best used no matter the language or format. (more...)

Echo360 Announces Groundbreaking Active Learning Platform to Help Colleges and Universities Improve Learning Outcomes
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

DULLES, VA - Echo360, the global leader in active learning and distance learning solutions, today announced the availability of the Active Learning Platform. It is the first cloud-based academic technology platform engineered to elevate student performance in the classroom and improve learning outcomes through enhanced learning analytics. The Active Learning Platform provides instructors and institutions with an unprecedented view of student activity both inside and outside the classroom using comprehensive dashboards. The platform is the first of it kind to combine advanced lecture capture, content management and student engagement technologies with robust learning analytics in a single technology solution. (more...)

New Sierra Wireless Solution Bundle Delivers 4G LTE Connectivity for Retailers and Branch Locations in Major European Markets
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

The rollout of 4G LTE networks across Europe positions wireless as a viable and often more flexible connectivity solution than wired lines. AirLink Enterprise Connect comprises an AirLink ES440 Gateway and Terminal Server, pre-integrated and provisioned with a subscription that provides access to AirVantage Management Service and a local 4G LTE SIM, all bundled into one box. For distributed enterprises like retailers, restaurant chains, kiosks, and small branch offices, AirLink Enterprise Connect provides a primary network connection that is remarkably quick, flexible, and easy to set up, or a best-in-class failover solution for an existing wired broadband connection. (more...)

GMO GlobalSign Acquires Ubisecure
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

BOSTON, MA - GMO GlobalSign (www.globalsign.com), the security division of the Tokyo-based GMO Internet Group (TSE: 9449) and a leading provider of identity services for online transactions, announced the acquisition of Helsinki-based Ubisecure Solutions, Inc., a privately-held identity and access management (IAM) software developer. The acquisition delivers essential technology and talent to propel GlobalSign's strategic focus on identity services for the rapidly emerging, $14.4 trillion1 Internet of Everything (IoE) market, where the ability to make secure networked connections among people, processes, data and things, will require that every 'thing' have a trusted identity. (more...)

GMO GlobalSign Acquires Ubisecure
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

BOSTON, MA - GMO GlobalSign (www.globalsign.com), the security division of the Tokyo-based GMO Internet Group (TSE: 9449) and a leading provider of identity services for online transactions, announced the acquisition of Helsinki-based Ubisecure Solutions, Inc., a privately-held identity and access management (IAM) software developer. The acquisition delivers essential technology and talent to propel GlobalSign's strategic focus on identity services for the rapidly emerging, $14.4 trillion1 Internet of Everything (IoE) market, where the ability to make secure networked connections among people, processes, data and things, will require that every 'thing' have a trusted identity. (more...)

Telecom Industry and Vendors Unite to Build Common Open Platform to Accelerate Network Functions Virtualization
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux and collaborative development, today announced the founding of the Open Platform for NFV Project (OPNFV). OPNFV will be a carrier-grade, integrated, open source reference platform intended to accelerate the introduction of new products and services. (more...)

GMO GlobalSign Acquires Ubisecure
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

BOSTON, MA - GMO GlobalSign (www.globalsign.com), the security division of the Tokyo-based GMO Internet Group (TSE: 9449) and a leading provider of identity services for online transactions, announced the acquisition of Helsinki-based Ubisecure Solutions, Inc., a privately-held identity and access management (IAM) software developer. The acquisition delivers essential technology and talent to propel GlobalSign's strategic focus on identity services for the rapidly emerging, $14.4 trillion1 Internet of Everything (IoE) market, where the ability to make secure networked connections among people, processes, data and things, will require that every 'thing' have a trusted identity. (more...)

SanDisk Introduces High-Performance, Low-Power Solid State Drive for Corporate Environments
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

“The SanDisk X300 SSD is our first X-series drive to incorporate the use of our nCache 2.0 tiered caching architecture and X3, three bit-per-cell technology, to deliver a highly optimized and reliable solution for both CIOs and their employees,” said Kevin Conley, senior vice president and general manager, client storage solutions at SanDisk. “This mainstream corporate drive not only provides the reliability and performance companies need today, but also helps CIOs reduce total cost of ownership and shorten the time to return on investment.” (more...)

Epson America Launches LabelWorks LW-700 Portable and USB-connectable Label Printer
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

The LabelWorks LW-700 enables users to: (more...)

Renesas Electronics America Streamlines Design Challenges at ARM TechCon 2014
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

Learn more about how Renesas' trusted ARM-based solutions are easing these challenges in the Renesas booth #1114. (more...)

Telecom Industry and Vendors Unite to Build Common Open Platform to Accelerate Network Functions Virtualization
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux and collaborative development, today announced the founding of the Open Platform for NFV Project (OPNFV). OPNFV will be a carrier-grade, integrated, open source reference platform intended to accelerate the introduction of new products and services. (more...)

Telecom Industry and Vendors Unite to Build Common Open Platform to Accelerate Network Functions Virtualization
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux and collaborative development, today announced the founding of the Open Platform for NFV Project (OPNFV). OPNFV will be a carrier-grade, integrated, open source reference platform intended to accelerate the introduction of new products and services. (more...)

Telecom Industry and Vendors Unite to Build Common Open Platform to Accelerate Network Functions Virtualization
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux and collaborative development, today announced the founding of the Open Platform for NFV Project (OPNFV). OPNFV will be a carrier-grade, integrated, open source reference platform intended to accelerate the introduction of new products and services. (more...)

Supplier Software Changes Name to Xeeva, Inc. – Next Generation Software for Indirect Procurement and MRO Software
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

"More than a name change, Xeeva represents our promise to deliver immediate and sustainable financial and operational results to our clients through innovative technology and value add services," said Dilip Dubey, Founder and CEO of Xeeva. "Launching Xeeva as an independent entity is the natural next step in the growth of the company, which on day one becomes one of the largest procurement and financial technology companies in the indirect spend and MRO space," said Dubey. (more...)

COPIA Releases Next Generation of COPIA CLASS E-Learning Platform to Take Teaching and Learning to the Next Level
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

COPIA Interactive is pleased to share the news of this latest digital platform at the EdNet 2014 Conference. The improved version makes interoperability with media even easier and has expanded its platform support, making it truly device agnostic. (more...)

Freescale Helps Drive the Internet of Things Forward at ARM TechCon 2014
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

A high-end truck trailer retrofitted to display more than 120 IoT products and technology demonstrations, the Internet of Tomorrow Tour cuts through the hype by allowing visitors to interact with real technology, real products, real sensors, real chips and real software driving the IoT of today – and the breakthrough IoT innovations of tomorrow. (more...)

Echo360 Announces Groundbreaking Active Learning Platform to Help Colleges and Universities Improve Learning Outcomes
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

DULLES, VA - Echo360, the global leader in active learning and distance learning solutions, today announced the availability of the Active Learning Platform. It is the first cloud-based academic technology platform engineered to elevate student performance in the classroom and improve learning outcomes through enhanced learning analytics. The Active Learning Platform provides instructors and institutions with an unprecedented view of student activity both inside and outside the classroom using comprehensive dashboards. The platform is the first of it kind to combine advanced lecture capture, content management and student engagement technologies with robust learning analytics in a single technology solution. (more...)

GMO GlobalSign Acquires Ubisecure
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

BOSTON, MA - GMO GlobalSign (www.globalsign.com), the security division of the Tokyo-based GMO Internet Group (TSE: 9449) and a leading provider of identity services for online transactions, announced the acquisition of Helsinki-based Ubisecure Solutions, Inc., a privately-held identity and access management (IAM) software developer. The acquisition delivers essential technology and talent to propel GlobalSign's strategic focus on identity services for the rapidly emerging, $14.4 trillion1 Internet of Everything (IoE) market, where the ability to make secure networked connections among people, processes, data and things, will require that every 'thing' have a trusted identity. (more...)

Telecom Industry and Vendors Unite to Build Common Open Platform to Accelerate Network Functions Virtualization
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux and collaborative development, today announced the founding of the Open Platform for NFV Project (OPNFV). OPNFV will be a carrier-grade, integrated, open source reference platform intended to accelerate the introduction of new products and services. (more...)

Echo360 Announces Groundbreaking Active Learning Platform to Help Colleges and Universities Improve Learning Outcomes
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

DULLES, VA - Echo360, the global leader in active learning and distance learning solutions, today announced the availability of the Active Learning Platform. It is the first cloud-based academic technology platform engineered to elevate student performance in the classroom and improve learning outcomes through enhanced learning analytics. The Active Learning Platform provides instructors and institutions with an unprecedented view of student activity both inside and outside the classroom using comprehensive dashboards. The platform is the first of it kind to combine advanced lecture capture, content management and student engagement technologies with robust learning analytics in a single technology solution. (more...)

Echo360 Announces Groundbreaking Active Learning Platform to Help Colleges and Universities Improve Learning Outcomes
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

DULLES, VA - Echo360, the global leader in active learning and distance learning solutions, today announced the availability of the Active Learning Platform. It is the first cloud-based academic technology platform engineered to elevate student performance in the classroom and improve learning outcomes through enhanced learning analytics. The Active Learning Platform provides instructors and institutions with an unprecedented view of student activity both inside and outside the classroom using comprehensive dashboards. The platform is the first of it kind to combine advanced lecture capture, content management and student engagement technologies with robust learning analytics in a single technology solution. (more...)

Wind River to Showcase Portfolio of Secure Communications Solutions at MILCOM 2014
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

“Today's networks are challenged to provide more capability using commercial off-the-shelf systems, which requires the implementation of global communications standards on powerful multi-core platforms,” said Chip Downing, senior director of aerospace and defense at Wind River. “It is essential that systems have built-in security, with the ability to monitor, control, and counterattack threats, while at the same time providing high-bandwidth links to support situational awareness. MILCOM is an ideal forum to discuss these topics, and to showcase Wind River's portfolio of secure communications solutions.” (more...)

Echo360 Announces Groundbreaking Active Learning Platform to Help Colleges and Universities Improve Learning Outcomes
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

DULLES, VA - Echo360, the global leader in active learning and distance learning solutions, today announced the availability of the Active Learning Platform. It is the first cloud-based academic technology platform engineered to elevate student performance in the classroom and improve learning outcomes through enhanced learning analytics. The Active Learning Platform provides instructors and institutions with an unprecedented view of student activity both inside and outside the classroom using comprehensive dashboards. The platform is the first of it kind to combine advanced lecture capture, content management and student engagement technologies with robust learning analytics in a single technology solution. (more...)

SanDisk Introduces Its SanDisk Tech Assisted Refresh (STAR) for Corporate Environments
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

“At SanDisk we're keenly focused on being a trusted advisor to CIOs and IT decision makers in order to help address their key pain points—security, system reliability, employee productivity, and capex,” said Tarun Loomba, vice president of marketing, client storage solutions at SanDisk. “Our X-series portfolio is designed to address these pain points, and now with our STAR program, we can go one step further by relieving CIOs from the cumbersome process of migrating corporate information from existing HDD-based laptops to our highly-reliable, performance enhancing X-series SSDs, and do it for them in a timely, cost-effective manner.” (more...)

Artifex Software Announces New Partnerships and OEM License Agreements
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2014

The partnerships and OEM license agreements involve Artifex's core technologies: MuPDF and SmartOffice. (more...)

Oracle Introduces Oracle Analytics Cloud
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - ORACLE OPENWORLD, SAN FRANCISCO - Oracle (NYSE: ORCL) (more...)

VOICE OF THE WILDCATS by Alan Sullivan and Joe Cox is Now Available
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2014

It has been said that the best sportscaster is the one you grew up hearing. College sports fans know that following a team means being part of its culture. They know the history, the team colors dotting the arena seats, and the scent wafting from tailgaters' grills. Equally important, however, are the sounds of the crowd and the voice calling the games. The announcer's voice which leaves fans—wherever they might be—perched at the edge of their seats is inextricably linked with his team, like Notre Dame's Tony Roberts or the legendary Harry Caray of the Chicago Cubs. They maintain a bond of trust with fans while propelling them into the throes of victory or softening the blows of defeat. (more...)

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