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Thursday, May 5, 2016

  • Posted at 5:06 AM
    High school seniors in the Birmingham, Alabama area are gearing up for the fourth annual Perfect Attendance Event hosted by Serra Toyota on May 17, 2016. Students who have achieved perfect attendance for the 2015-2016 academic year are eligible to win a new 2016 Scion tC. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20160504/363685 Six local high schools will participate in this year's event, which include Center Point High, Pinson Valley High, Huffman High, Hewitt-Trussville High, Woodlawn High and Clay-Chalkville High. Last year more than ... read more

Wednesday, May 4, 2016

  • Posted at 8:00 AM
    Abaco Systems today announced the innovative IPN252 6U rugged 6U OpenVPX Multiprocessor which combines the power of Intel® Core® i7 technology with a 640-core NVIDIA® Maxwell GPU to deliver unprecedented performance for a range of demanding, data-intensive digital signal processing applications such as intelligence, surveillance and ... read more
  • Posted at 6:05 AM
    Sitel, a leading global customer care provider, today announced the availability of 100 new career opportunities at its Andalusia customer experience center and will be hosting a job fair in May. The permanent, full-time positions include both agents and managers to support inbound customer care. https://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141202/161864LOGO Sitel will also be hosting a job fair on Wednesday, May 11 from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. where interested applicants can discover career opportunities while enjoying food, fun and prizes. Interested candidates may bring their ... read more
  • Posted at 5:35 AM
    DroidEFB, the leading pilot GPS navigation app for Android mobile devices, announced its latest version now supports Stratux ADS-B receivers. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20160503/362884 DroidEFB provides pilots with real-time situational awareness via a GPS moving map integrated with both VFR and IFR aviation charts. The latest integration with Stratux provides a low-cost ADS-B (Automatic Dependent Surveillance - Broadcast) alternative to higher priced ADS-B receivers on the market. In addition to Stratux, DroidEFB also supports iLevil, Dual, Pathfinder and SkyRadar ADS-B receivers. DroidEFB Version 2.1.2 ... read more

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

  • Posted at 9:00 AM
    Digium, The Asterisk® Company, today announced that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has given Digium a 5-Star rating in its 2016 Partner Program Guide. This annual guide is the definitive listing of technology vendors that service solution providers or provide products through the IT channel. The 5-Star Partner Program Guide rating recognizes an elite subset of companies that offer solution providers the best partnering elements in their channel programs. https://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130701/NE40358LOGO-b To determine the 2016 5-Star ratings, The Channel Company's research ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    Redi Enterprise Development, Inc. (REDi), a leading provider of automated risk, fraud prevention, event management, call center, compliance and lending solutions, announced today the successful implementation of its fraud solution powered by REDi at Isabella Bank Corporation (OTCQX: ISBA). The ... read more

Monday, May 2, 2016

  • Posted at 10:00 AM
    Diatherix Laboratories, LLC, a leading provider of multiplex diagnostic services and solutions, is proud to become a designated provider of laboratory services for NovaNet, Inc. a national preferred provider organization (PPO). Representing more than 1 million physician locations and 5,200 hospitals, NovaNet delivers network access via proprietary networks in Alabama, Georgia, Tennessee and Northern Florida, and provides an affiliation network delivery system that extends to all 50 states. As a partner to NovaNet, Diatherix administers a comprehensive suite of laboratory ... read more

Friday, April 29, 2016

  • Posted at 10:00 AM
    NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center is changing the way it distributes news releases and media advisories. Beginning April 29, Marshall will no longer distribute content from its newsroom email account, but rather will use a pair of online distribution tools -- Marshall's web-based delivery service and PR Newswire. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20081007/38461LOGO To receive Marshall news content, media are asked to self-subscribe by sending an email to msfc-request@newsletters.nasa.gov with "subscribe" (without quotes) in the subject line. Subscribers will have Marshall news releases, media advisories and ... read more

Thursday, April 28, 2016

  • Posted at 2:30 AM
    ADTRAN®, Inc., (NASDAQ:ADTN), today announced Ronan Kelly, CTO for the EMEA & APAC Regions at ADTRAN, was appointed President of the Fibre To The Home (FTTH) Council Europe. Kelly previously held the role of Treasurer for the 124 member company organization and becomes the eighth president ... read more

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

  • Posted at 1:14 PM
    Drivers in the Birmingham, Alabama area have been heading to Serra Toyota to get their vehicles in premium shape for the upcoming summer months. The dealership is offering several specials valid now through June 30, 2016 including a $5 off discount coupon to be used for a future service appointment. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20160427/360603 During the summer, drivers spend more time on the road traveling. That's exactly why Serra Toyota is offering a Roadtrip Ready special for $74.95 to get drivers ... read more

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    The New Mexico Department of Public Safety has selected an integrated suite of public safety software from Hexagon Safety & Infrastructure for its state-wide incident management system. For use by the New Mexico State Police, the computer-aided dispatch (CAD), mobile and analytics solution will improve call handling and dispatching, enhance officer response and enable agency-wide reporting. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20151208/294090LOGO Replacing a decades-old system, the Hexagon solution will modernize the Department of Public Safety's incident management capabilities by providing a robust platform to meet ... read more

Friday, April 22, 2016

  • Posted at 5:00 AM
    The Office of the Secretary of State and Alabama Interactive partnered to provide the state of Alabama’s first online voter information request portal. This new portal will allow lists and voter history information to be easily accessed and purchased online. ... read more

Thursday, April 21, 2016

  • Posted at 8:00 AM
    Abaco Systems today announced the results of a development the company has undertaken in response to a customer request to create a managed Ethernet switch with a ‘power on to fully-functional’ elapsed time comparable to that of an unmanaged switch. ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    Hexagon Safety & Infrastructure has released Intergraph® Damage Assessment, an application that enables end-to-end automation of the entire post-storm damage assessment process. Intergraph Damage Assessment can be used for simple outage patrols, as well as in times of devastating storm damage, making it an everyday solution that maximizes return on investment for electric utility companies. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20151208/294090LOGO Intergraph Damage Assessment's integrated components originate in the storm room and extend to the field and back for a complete, automated solution. Supervisors can assign assessment ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    Evident, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of CPSI (NASDAQ: CPSI) and a leading provider of electronic health record (EHR) systems and services, today announced that it has been recognized as the top-ranked inpatient EHR vendor for hospitals under 100 beds by Black Book Rankings. This is ... read more

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Thursday, April 14, 2016

  • XpertDox wins $40,000 at Alabama Launchpad --- BIRMINGHAM, Ala., April 14, 2016
    Posted at 4:00 AM
    Alabama Launchpad promotes high-growth and innovative startups from across Alabama. The program is for new and innovative ventures in the seed or early-growth stages, or for existing businesses moving into a new high-growth market. XpertDox was one of the finalists chosen from 18 participants. A panel of judges, comprised of successful entrepreneurs and leaders from multi-national corporations, made the selections. XpertDox, a website designed to help patients with rare and serious diseases, was chosen as a winner and was awarded ... read more

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

  • Posted at 10:00 AM
    Intergraph(®) Process, Power & Marine (PP&M), part of Hexagon and the world's leading provider of enterprise engineering software to the process, power and marine industries, today announced it has completed the acquisition of HostSure, Ltd., of Ireland, a fast-growing technology provider of cloud services. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20081211/DECLOGO The acquisition of HostSure further solidifies Intergraph's strategic commitment to delivering best-in-class cloud solutions and growth objectives for Intergraph PP&M's SmartPlant(®) Cloud solution. It allows Intergraph to provide a unique cloud solution for EPCs, fabricators and owner ... read more