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Recent Updates to VelocityEHS’ MSDSonline Chemical Management Solutions Recognized for Top Industry Award by ISHN Readers

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CHICAGO, June 13, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — VelocityEHS, the global leader in cloud-based environment, health, safety (EHS) and sustainability solutions, has been named a top solution by Industrial Safety & Hygiene News (ISHN) readers for the recent enhancements made to its MSDSonline Chemical Management Solutions. The updates now give users greater control than ever to streamline chemical management and simplify hazard communication compliance. Backed by more than 20 years of continuous product innovation, the enhancements are part of VelocityEHS’ broader strategy to build software and mobile solutions that engage users to simplify complex EHS challenges and keep workers safe.

The completely redesigned MSDSonline platform – with over 350 new and improved features – enhances overall system usability and helps streamline employee right-to-know access to SDSs, chemical inventory management and regulatory reporting. As an added benefit, the integrated MSDSonline SDS/Chemical Management Mobile App enables safety professionals and frontline workers to access and manage SDSs and chemical information, even in remote locations where internet connectivity is unavailable. The redesigned system improvements help facilities streamline chemical safety and compliance tasks associated with meeting global hazard communication requirements, such as those required by OSHA’s GHS-aligned HazCom 2012 Standard and Canada’s WHMIS 2015 Standard, while also better equipping them to handle whatever changes may come about with future regulatory updates.

“If you’re covered by HazCom, now is a good time to take note of what could change based on the evolution of GHS and to refocus your understanding of your current obligations under the GHS-aligned HazCom 2012 Standard,” said Glenn Trout, president and CEO of VelocityEHS. “When OSHA first adopted GHS, there was a bit of a wakeup call for many employers who didn’t realize they hadn’t been compliant with the pre-GHS requirements of the Standard, making it that much harder for them to adopt the new changes. Recent upgrades to our chemical management software, like improved location-specific reporting capabilities, make it even easier for you to know what chemicals, SDSs and labels you have and where you have them, so you can better handle the next round of changes. By making our software more accessible and even more intuitive to use, everyone in the organization – whether they are frontline workers, supervisors, safety directors or executives – can play an active role in workplace safety and compliance.”

The annual ISHN Readers’ Choice Awards recognize best-in-class health and products and services based on voting by the industry professionals that use them. Visit www.ISHN.com for a complete list of the 2019 winners.

For more information about MSDSonline, visit www.MSDSonline.com.  

About VelocityEHS
Trusted by more than 18,000 customers worldwide, VelocityEHS helps you reach your EHS goals faster with quick implementations, affordable solutions, and unparalleled customer support. We deliver a comprehensive cloud-based environment, health and safety (EHS) software platform. Our easy-to-use software applications are designed based on industry best-practice principles to help you solve complex business challenges in simple ways. Recognized by the EHS industry’s top independent analysts, and earning leading scores in the Verdantix 2019 Green Quadrant Analysis and 2017 NAEM EHS & Sustainability Software Ratings Report, VelocityEHS is the global leader in cloud EHS software solutions.

VelocityEHS is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, with locations in Ann Arbor, Michigan; Tampa, Florida; Oakville, Ontario; London, England; and Sydney, Australia. For more information, visit www.EHS.com.

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312.881.2307
butleymarin@ehs.com 

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IDEX begins deliveries of its dual-interface sensor to world class electronics manufacturer

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Oslo, Norway, 15 October 2019: IDEX Biometrics ASA, a leading provider of advanced fingerprint identification and authentication solutions, has received a purchase order and initiated production ramp preparations to fulfill a multi-year order commitment signed with a leading provider of global financial news and IT services, as announced in April this year.

As part of this multimillion-dollar commitment IDEX is supplying its dual-interface sensors to one of the world’s largest electronics manufacturing service companies in order to qualify their manufacturing process; a critical step in any ramp-up process.

Stan Swearingen, CEO of IDEX Biometrics comments: “This is an exciting time for IDEX as we gear up volume production with our partners in what will be a cutting-edge, secure access solution. We now expect a regular flow of purchase orders from this customer and look forward to being an integral part of the rollout of their enhanced biometric security solutions”.

For further information contact:
Stuart Hunt, Head of Investor Relations & Communications
+44 (0)1276 534 632

About IDEX Biometrics
IDEX Biometrics ASA (OSE: IDEX) is the leading provider of fingerprint identification technologies offering simple, secure and personal authentication for all. We help people make payments, prove their identity, gain access to information, unlock devices or gain admittance to buildings with the touch of a finger. We invent, engineer and commercialize these secure, yet incredibly user-friendly solutions. Our total addressable market represents a fast-growing multi-billion-unit opportunity.

For more information, visit www.idexbiometrics.com and follow @IDEXBiometrics

This information is subject to the disclosure requirements pursuant to section 5-12 of the Norwegian Securities Trading Act.

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Global e∙dentity™ files its third formal USPTO 37CFR1.290 request in six months against Apple AAPL (NASDAQ)

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WILMINGTON, Del., Oct. 15, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Global e∙dentity™, founded by Robert Adams, U.S. Navy veteran who along with the most amazing engineers & team, have developed and patented the next generation of identity protocol methods, has now filed its third 37CFR1.290 request with the USPTO within in six months against Apple; the formal third-party review request with the USPTO is in opposition to Apple newest patent application 16/262032 published on September 12, 2019. Adams stated that Global e∙dentity™ had “no choice, and once again, file a new third-party action with the USPTO in response to Apple’s latest published patent application.”  USPTO new third party filing is noted on the Global e·dentity™ website: https://www.globaledentity.com/third-party-review-uspto3/

Global e∙dentity™ was featured on Featured on KRON4 — San Francisco Bay Area’s Local TV www.globaledentity.com/2019/06/22/kron4-apple-intellectual-property-theft-and-patent-violations with regards the first of two third-party actions with the USPTO against Apple.  Adams continued, “We are indeed flattered that Apple has now filed, not one, not two, but now a third patent application based on our already patented technology 10,135,822 Biometric authentication of individuals utilizing characteristics of bone and blood vessel structures and its continuation patents.   Having said that, the key question remains: Why did Apple fail to inform the USPTO they had in their possession per their request, all of our trade secrets and provisional patent as early as March/April 2017 when negotiations started between representatives of Apple and Global e∙dentity?”

Global e·dentity™, is young well-funded tech start-up company with national security applications in mind; providing secure multi-factor biometric and digital identity solutions. For more information, visit www.globaledentity.com. Global e·dentity™ and product are either registered trademarks or trademarks of You are the ID ™ LLC in the United States and/or other countries.

For more information, press only: Sophia Miller  sophiam@globaledentity.com

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Digia Plc will publish its business review January-September 2019 on October 31, 2019

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Digia Plc
Investor News
15 October 2019 at 09:00 am


Digia Plc will publish its business review January-September 2019 on Thursday 31 October at 8:00 am EET (GMT +2). After the publishing the report is available on: https://digia.com/en/investors/stock-exchange-releases/.

Timo Levoranta, President & CEO, and Kristiina Simola, CFO, will present the financial results in Finnish at an analyst and press conference in Helsinki on Thursday, October 31, 2019 at 11.00 am (EET). The conference will take place at Business Meeting Park in Helsinki (address: Forum, Mannerheimintie 20 B, 6th floor. Entrance from the glass corner of Mannerheimintie and Simonkatu).

The material and presentation for the event will be available from 11 am on October 31, 2019 in the Investors section of the company’s website: www.digia.com/en/investors/reports-and-presentations.

Digia Oyj
Timo Levoranta, CEO


Additional information:

Kristiina Simola, CFO, tel. +358 40 756 3132

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Digia is a software and service company that helps its customers renew themselves digitally. There are more than 1,200 of us working at Digia. Our roots are in Finland and we operate with our customers in Finland and abroad. world. We are building a world in which digitalisation makes a difference. Digia net sales were EUR 112.1 million in 2018. The company is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki (DIGIA). digia.com

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