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Wednesday, July 20, 2011

  • Posted at 5:30 AM
    SALT LAKE CITY, UT -- (Marketwire) -- 07/20/11 -- Medicity, a leading health information exchange (HIE) vendor, announced today that Medicity Novo Grid has again been ranked the #1 solution in the nation for private HIEs by KLAS, an analyst firm specializing in the performance of health care vendors. A private HIE is sponsored and managed by hospitals or health systems for the benefit of patients, physicians and other caregivers in their community. An HIE provides the capability ... read more
  • Posted at 5:28 AM
    John Bell, Managing Partner of the National Healthcare Career Network (www.NHCNnetwork.org), announced today that eQuest, a major provider of domestic and international job-posting delivery, has been added as a partner in distributing job postings placed on any of the NHCN’s 267 association partners’ job boards. ... read more
  • Posted at 5:25 AM
    PETALUMA, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 07/20/11 -- Calix, Inc. (NYSE: CALX) today announced that Broadband Stimulus award winner Slic Network Solutions (Slic) has selected the Calix B6 Ethernet Service Access Node (ESAN) to bring advanced broadband services to residences, businesses, and anchor institutions in St. Lawrence County, New York. This initiative complements another Slic Broadband Stimulus project serving unserved regions of neighboring Franklin Country. Both projects will leverage the B6 ESAN and 700GE family of optical network terminals ... read more
  • Posted at 5:25 AM
    First Tech Direct, a leading provider of Microsoft Dynamics solutions, has been named to the 2011 Microsoft Dynamics President's Club for the sixth time. This achievement is a direct result of First Tech Direct's outstanding dedication to customer satisfaction through the delivery of innovative business solutions. The Microsoft Dynamics President's Club honors high-performing Microsoft Dynamics partners whose commitment to customers is reflected in their business success and growth. This prestigious group represents the top 5 percent of Microsoft Dynamics partners worldwide. ... read more
  • Posted at 5:23 AM
    Pennsylvania's 29 district library center organizations can compete for $100,000 in grants from the Verizon Foundation to support literacy and Internet safety initiatives that incorporate Verizon Thinkfinity.org resources into the organizations' programs. The foundation will award grants of up to $10,000 each to district library center organizations that best use Thinkfinity.org resources to enhance existing programs, or launch new ones, for library patrons. Thinkfinity.org provides free, online educational and literacy resources for teachers, parents and students provided in partnership with ... read more
  • Posted at 5:20 AM
    ADP ®, a leading provider of human resource outsourcing, payroll services, benefits administration and integrated computing solutions for vehicle dealers, today announced that Larimer County, Colorado, the seventh largest county in Colorado, has awarded the company a five-year outsourcing contract to develop an integrated human capital management solution to help streamline and automate the majority of its HR functions serving approximately 2,000 county employees. The home of Fort Collins, Colorado State University, and roughly a quarter million Coloradoans, Larimer ... read more
  • Posted at 5:20 AM
    One day, Lacy Burke decided to make a movie. A door-to-door salesman, Burke had no filmmaking experience but wanted to see if he could do it, and do it on a budget. And Burke also wanted to "get lucky," he says, so he set out to make a movie about going on a date. Today, that film is "Car Date," which has already scored a spot at the Las Vegas Film Festival and has been gaining fans since its iTunes ... read more
  • Posted at 5:16 AM
    Jean-Marc D. Quach, a longtime leader in healthcare management and marketing, has been named executive director of The Alpha-1 Project, a subsidiary of the Alpha-1 Foundation. Quach, of Englewood Cliffs, NJ, is not a newcomer to the world of ... read more
  • Posted at 5:15 AM
    On July 25, Ruth Tompkins' life-long dream of flying in her favorite WWII plane again will become a reality thanks to the support of Caesars Entertainment and its North San Diego Harrah's Rincon Casino and Resort. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110720/LA38213-a) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110720/LA38213LOGO-c) (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110720/LA38213-b) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101123/LA06675LOGO) Working with Second Wind Dreams, a national nonprofit organization dedicated to enriching the lives of seniors, Harrah's Rincon will host an event granting her dream and honoring her part in America's history at Premier Jet at the ... read more
  • Posted at 5:15 AM
    In response to the evolving needs of the communications and energy sectors, Finley Engineering has hired Greg Johnson in the newly formed position of Manager of IP Services. Johnson will lead the firm's new IP Communications practice, which will support Finley client efforts in the building and operation of smart IP enabled communications networks. "IP technology has become a fundamental cornerstone for our client's next generation networks. Ensuring these networks harness the true power of IP and data networking is critical ... read more
  • Posted at 5:15 AM
    ServiceNow, the creator of SaaS for enterprise IT management, today announced Verisign as the winner of the 2011 ServiceNow Innovation of the Year award. Verisign was one of five finalists to showcase custom business applications built on the ServiceNow platform as a service (PaaS) at the Knowledge11 conference. More than 1000 conference attendees voted on the most remarkable, useful and innovative submission. Verisign received the most votes for using the ServiceNow PaaS to create applications to manage their ... read more
  • Posted at 5:15 AM
    Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE: OSK), a leading manufacturer of specialty vehicles and vehicle bodies, announced today the appointment of two new, independent directors to its Board of Directors: Peter B. Hamilton, senior vice president and chief financial officer of Brunswick Corporation, and Duncan J. Palmer, senior vice ... read more
  • Posted at 5:15 AM
    FIS™ (NYSE:FIS), the world’s largest provider of banking and payments technology, today announced that it continues to sign new clients for FIS’ core solution platforms including United Bankshares, which will deploy FIS’ Integrated Banking Services (IBS) core processing solution. Each ... read more
  • Posted at 5:15 AM
    Networkfleet, a leader in wireless fleet management, today announced the launch of a new mobile website that provides anytime, anywhere access to GPS fleet tracking information. The mobile site http://networkfleet.mobi allows users to access Networkfleet’s online fleet management system via ... read more
  • SUTIMCo International, Inc. Headed for Profitability --- SANTA ANA, Calif., July 20, 2011
    Posted at 5:12 AM
    SUTIMCo International, Inc. (Pink Sheets: SUTI) is pleased to announce that the Company is expecting to report its first profitable quarter. SUTIMCo International completed the acquisition of SUTIMCo Inc. and as a result, the Company has dramatically increased its sales and is now profitable for the first time. SUTIMCo International finished the 2nd Quarter with revenues of $465,000 and a Net Profit of over $12,000. The Company's increase in sales are a result of Venture Accelerator Agreements signed with ... read more
  • Posted at 5:11 AM
    CHELMSFORD, MA -- (Marketwire) -- 07/20/11 -- Aspect, a leading provider of customer contact and Microsoft platform solutions, today announced it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the leaders quadrant of the 2011 Magic Quadrant for Contact Center Infrastructure Worldwide. (1) In this annual report, Gartner analyzes vendors in the market based on two key criteria -- the ability to execute and completeness of vision. According to Gartner, leaders are high-viability vendors with broad portfolios, significant market shares, broad ... read more
  • Posted at 5:10 AM
    New technologies have started emerging faster in the last few years than ever before in history. Appliances, phones, security systems and even DVRs can now communicate thanks to Wi-Fi, bluetooth and the Internet. Manufacturers are increasingly cramming silicon into everything from refrigerators to spoons. The integration of these consumer goods will not slow down anytime soon and will be very exciting to watch going forward. These new technologies pose a great challenge to insurance companies. "Most current homeowner policies are based ... read more
  • Posted at 5:09 AM
    Beacons Network, www.beaconsnetwork.com, announced today the launch of its unique Android mobile application designed to guide and inspire users, especially kids, by delivering daily positive, apolitical, civil videos to smartphones and tablets. "We are an oasis in our users' often frenetic lives," says Kevin Baker, Beacons Network CEO, Chairman and Founder. "My goal in starting Beacons Network is to provide one brand and one place where anyone can learn and share about people who are helping others, overcoming adversity, or ... read more
  • Posted at 5:07 AM
    Eastman Kodak Company announced that it is exploring strategic alternatives related to its digital imaging patent portfolios, a move reflecting the current heightened market demand for intellectual property. Kodak’s portfolios include more than 1,100 U.S. patents pertaining to ... read more
  • Posted at 5:07 AM
    Global Knowledge, worldwide leader in IT and business skills training, today announced the availability of a new Cisco security course, ACS 5.2 – Cisco Secure Access Control System. In the course, students will learn to provide secure access to network resources using the Cisco ... read more