Verizon Wireless announced today it invested more than $35 million in 2010 to enhance its network in South Dakota. The investment included 19 new cell sites, upgrading equipment on more than 100 existing cell sites to increase coverage and capacity of the company's voice and 3G high-speed wireless network and prepping the backbone of the network for deploying 4G LTE in the future.
"Our company is focused on building a reliable 4G network both here in South Dakota and nationwide, but ... read more
MARQUETTE, MI -- (Marketwire) -- 02/08/11 -- Superior Contact, a Marquette-based contact management center, and its parent company, TelNet Worldwide (TelNet), applaud President Obama's visit for focusing attention on Marquette and Michigan as a bright spot for technology growth.
"We have long supported the growth of Michigan businesses through advancement and convergence of communications technologies," stated TelNet founder and president, Mark Iannuzzi. "Our contact management center, Superior Contact, is just one example of how business can thrive given the right ... read more
SpringCM®, provider of the award-winning cloud
enterprise content management platform, announced today that Antonis
Papatsaras has been named chief technology officer of the company,
reporting to CEO Christopher Junker. Dr. Papatsaras has more than 15
years of industry experience, most recently having served as Director of ... read more
A new, free white paper outlining the application of disinfection and
cleaning validation requirements for reusable medical devices in line
with U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulations is now
available from Microtest Laboratories (http://www.microtestlabs.com/medical-disinfection-paper).
Titled “Reusable Medical Device ... read more
Heartland Payment Systems, Inc. (NYSE: HPY), one of the nation’s largest
payments processor, today announced that its results for the fourth
quarter and fiscal year end of 2010 will be released before the market
opens on Wednesday, February 16, 2011. A copy of the earnings
release ... read more
Hayes Management Consulting announced today that its MDaudit Hospital
software now provides more than 150 pre-loaded audits based on
regulatory auditors’ criteria such as RAC, MAC and OIG. MDaudit
Hospital and its counterpart for physician practices, MDaudit
Professional, are used by healthcare organizations to increase audit ... read more
The Competitive Space Task Force, a coalition of fiscal conservatives
and free-market leaders, unveiled today its strategy for creating a free
and competitive market for spaceflight and space services enabling the
country to recapture the imagination and innovation of America’s space
program and foster a new ... read more
Consistent with its September 3, 2010 press release, Alpheus
Communications has completed fiber construction in South Texas, and now
is providing optical broadband services and Internet access in McAllen,
Laredo and Harlingen.
Paul Hobby (CEO), Chip Robertson (Senior VP ... read more
have jointly announced “PresSTORE Integration for Cumulus,” an all-new
Cumulus add-on that offers fast access to PresSTORE
archives from within Canto
Developed by ... read more
Pueblo Medical Imaging Practice Administrator Darren Blanford has accumulated a good number of stories over the years, too many stories from his perspective, about vendors that pull a Houdini-like vanishing act as soon as the ink dries on the sales contract. That's too bad for them, as he often views competing offerings as interchangeable, with perhaps only a few minor differences and no discernable non-make-or-break features.
Conversely, Mr. Blanford views MedInformatix's Radiology Information System (RIS) as a refreshing change of pace. ... read more
Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Kathleen Sebelius should continue encouraging state Medicaid programs to explore more affordable pharmacy solutions despite opposition from the independent drugstore lobby, the Pharmaceutical Care Management Association (PCMA) said today.
"Medicaid can no longer afford to spend more on pharmacy benefits than Medicare and commercial payers. States should have the flexibility to use the tools other programs use to reduce costs," said PCMA President and CEO Mark Merritt. "State Medicaid programs can no longer ... read more
TV CHILE presents MADE IN CHILE, a TV miniseries that showcases diverse Chilean products and the enterprises that manufacture them. The series consists of eight episodes; each dedicated to a production field, and is transmitted with English subtitles on Saturdays at 6:30 PM, with encores on Sundays at 3:30 AM and 9:00 AM, (EST) through TV CHILE.
MADE IN CHILE shows the initiative of Chilean entrepreneurs in diverse industrial areas, telling their stories, experiences and even the adventures lived while ... read more
The Computer Measurement Group (CMG), a not-for-profit, worldwide organization of IT professionals, reports that its 36th International conference (CMG'10) in Orlando was "an outstanding and incredibly successful event," featuring educational presentations, informative exhibits, and networking opportunities - all centered around "doing more with less."
Attendees and exhibitors alike bestowed highly positive reviews of their participation and attendance at the conference. Overall quality of the conference was demonstrated by attendee remarks such as "glad I came; met my expectations; timely subjects ... read more
TÜV Rheinland is set to open a new laboratory in Bentonville, Ark. that
will provide an extensive portfolio of testing and certification
services for mainstream consumer products. The lab will focus mainly on
providing testing and assessment services for softlines including
wearing apparel, costumes, upholstery, and ... read more
Improved airport detection systems, a new osteoporosis treatment, advanced high-performance building materials, superplastic aluminum alloys, lower-cost magnetic therapies for treating cancer and tumors, and a centralized control box to help smart houses coordinate appliances. These are just some of the fascinating patented technologies that will be featured at the world's premiere live IP auction - the ICAP Ocean Tomo Spring 2011 Live IP Auction. These technologies and other featured patents will be of interest to a whole range of industries, ... read more
NEC Corporation of America (NEC),
a leading provider and integrator of advanced communication and IT
solutions, today announced that Ameristar
Jet Charter, Inc., one of the country’s largest operators of
on-demand cargo jet aircraft, implemented InUCB,
an integrated version of ... read more
Modis, a leading provider of information technology staffing, today issued the white paper "Hiring Freeze Over as Information Technology Industry Rebounds," which examines the changing face of the IT landscape and its effect on hiring practices. With the U.S. Department of Labor forecasting that technology-related jobs will be the fastest growing segment through 2013, there is a tremendous opportunity for employers and candidates to keep up with (and stay ahead of) trends in the evolving IT industry.
Organizations today are increasingly ... read more
WASHINGTON, DC -- (Marketwire) -- 02/08/11 -- In a move to address the overwhelming health burden in Iraq, data and wireless communication provider Omnnea Wireless, Ltd. is launching the ONE TOUCH Health initiative throughout Iraq. The program, developed in collaboration with Johns Hopkins University Carey Business School, has been in development stages since early 2010 and is intended to deploy to users by the second quarter of 2011.
ONE TOUCH Health utilizes the limited resources most Iraqis already have: ... read more
AMPAC Fine Chemicals LLC (AFC), a wholly owned subsidiary of American Pacific Corporation (Nasdaq: APFC), announced it has completed substantial plant capital improvements by adding a second semi-works facility. These capital improvements are part of several capital improvements in progress at AFC's operations in Rancho Cordova through FY 2011. This semi-works facility became fully operational in January 2011 and is being used to support continued growth in AFC's development pipeline.
This facility offers a state of the ... read more
Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: WSTL), a leading provider of broadband
products, outside plant telecommunications equipment and conferencing
services, today announced that the Board of Directors increased the size
of the Board and elected Kirk R. Brannock to fill this newly created
... read more