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Hilversum

(hĭl`vərsəm), city (1994 pop. 84,213), North Holland prov., central Netherlands. It is the center of Dutch radio and television broadcasting; the Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision is there. Manufactures include chemicals, machinery, carpets, metal goods, telephone equipment, and furniture.

Hilversum

 

a city in the Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. Population, 95,000 (1975). Hilversum has plants for the manufacture of electrical equipment and enterprises of the pharmaceutical industry. It is the center of radio and television broadcasting in the Netherlands.

Hilversum developed as a garden city in the 20th century around the radio station and has become an important center of modern Dutch architecture. The city has notable structures designed by W. Dudok, as well as the Zonnestraal sanatorium (1928–29, architects J. Duiker and B. Bijvoet) and the radio station (1956–61, architects J. H. van den Broek and J. B. Bakema).

Hilversum

a city in the central Netherlands, in North Holland province: Dutch radio and television centre. Pop.: 83 000 (2003 est.))
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A public broadcaster founded in 1969, NOS is located in Hilversum, The Netherlands, and works for all public radio and television broadcasters in that country, programming five radio and three television stations in addition to creating and maintaining Web sites that deliver programming and other related information.
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ZOLL Medical Corporation (Nasdaq GS: ZOLL), a manufacturer of resuscitation devices and related software solutions, announced today that the ambulance service, RAV Gooi en Vechtstreek in Hilversum, The Netherlands, is the first EMS organization to equip its ambulances with a revolutionary new system that allows rescuers to defibrillate a heart without the need to stop chest compressions.
Endemol, with its head office in Hilversum, the Netherlands, now has subsidiaries and joint ventures in 25 countries, including the UK, the US, Spain, Italy, France, Germany and the Netherlands, as well as in Latin America, India, South Africa and Australia.
Endemol, with its head office in Hilversum, the Netherlands now has subsidiaries and joint ventures in 25 countries including The UK, the US, Spain, Italy, France, Germany and the Netherlands, as well as in Latin America, India, South Africa and Australia.
In 2005, Trapeze's EMEA headquarters, located in Hilversum, the Netherlands, trained over 400 channel partners.
HILVERSUM, The Netherlands -- Lucent Technologies (NYSE:LU) and Telindus, a Lucent Business Partner, have been selected by Essent Kabelcom, one of the leading cable companies in the Netherlands, to deliver next-generation optical systems and software needed to support Essent's Ethernet-over-optical deployment for selected enterprise customers.
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Since launching its European headquarters operations from Hilversum, The Netherlands, in April 2003, Trapeze has aggressively driven Wi-Fi innovation and market acceptance, delivering its WLAN systems to over 300 customers worldwide including more than a dozen countries in EMEA, from Denmark to the United Arab Emirates.