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ascend

(ă-send′) [L. ascendere, to climb up]
To move from the lower part of the body toward the head. Guillain-Barré syndrome is an example of an ascending paralysis, which begins in the feet and progresses upward to the muscles of the legs, abdomen, and chest.
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When the transaction is consummated, Ascend Telecom Infrastructure Private Ltd.
ASCEND Therapeutics is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the use of transdermal drug delivery technology to overcome therapeutic barriers and raise the standard of care for certain chronic conditions.
In conjunction with this acquisition, Veronis Suhler Stevenson, the owner of the Atwood and GEM companies, will invest alongside JPMP and maintain an equity interest in Ascend Media as part of the sales transaction.
Ascend One Corporation, the parent company to a family of financial businesses that includes Amerix Corp.
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We believe that our core switching products offer the most comprehensive solutions in the industry," said David Misunas, vice president, marketing and product management, Core Systems Division, Ascend Communications.
For instance, factors which could cause actual events or results to differ from anticipated events or results include the rate of development of new and enhanced technology by Ascend and its competitors, the integration of new businesses, the introduction and market acceptance of new products by Ascend and its competitors, competitive pricing actions and marketing programs, among others.
We are pleased with the business partnership between BlueStar Communications and Ascend that began with a $10 million financing package in August 1998.
Ascend continues to be the recognized leader in worldwide RAC port shipments in virtually every published report covering the market segment.
Two key Ascend offerings -- IP Navigator and Navis management software -- put Ascend over the top when we were evaluating their advanced switching solutions.
Company Leverages Expertise of Ascend GIS Division for Design and
This award exemplifies Ascend's leadership in building next-generation networking solutions that grow the businesses of our customers and serve the future needs of the Internet," said Kurt Bauer, vice president of product marketing, Access Switching Division, Ascend Communications.