1. Articles in category: Information Technology

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    1. Cisco Systems outlines public safety communications plan for Holyoke officials

      Explore masslive.com (Oct 14 2010)

      Despite details to be worked out, Cisco’s program at least will help show how to improve quality of life here for once-leading industrial city that is struggling with poverty and blight but is poised for a rebound, Mayor Elaine A. Pluta said. “We look forward to working with Cisco and our community partners now and in the future to create a one-of-a-kind Holyoke,” Pluta said. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Holyoke Community College   Kathleen G. Anderson   Holyoke

    2. 'A Magnet for Innovation' in Holyoke

      Explore masstech.org (Oct 11 2010)

      'A Magnet for Innovation' in Holyoke The new computing center, which Holyoke Mayor Elaine Pluta dubbed the “great green high-performance computing center”, is an unprecedented collaboration between the Commonwealth, the state’s top research universities—including the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, the University of Massachusetts, Boston University, Northeastern University, and Harvard University—and two of the state’s top-tier technology hub firms, EMC Corp. and Cisco Systems, Inc. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Governor Deval L. Patrick   University of Massachusetts   Massachusetts Technology Collaborative

    3. Cisco Systems Inc. to unveil Smart+Connected Community program for Holyoke

      Explore masslive.com (Oct 10 2010)

      Cisco Systems Inc. to unveil Smart+Connected Community program for Holyoke The city and Cisco Systems Inc. vowed that on Thursday they will show how technology can be used to improve the lives of Holyokers. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Kathleen G. Anderson   Holyoke   The Republican

    4. Editorial: Holyoke computer center launch fuels imagination

      Explore masslive.com (Oct 8 2010)

      Editorial: Holyoke computer center launch fuels imagination Gov. Deval L. Patrick and Gregory P. Bialecki, secretary of the state Executive Office of Housing and Economic Development believe it can be a catalyst to attract new firms and a spark leading to more valley innovation. “There’s a lot of people that are going to be asking, ‘They chose Holyoke, why don’t we choose Holyoke?’ “ Bialecki said. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Governor Deval L. Patrick   University of Massachusetts   Jack Wilson

    5. INNOVATION IN HOLYOKE

      Explore From the EDC (Oct 6 2010)

      Groundbreaking for Massachusetts Green High Performance Computing Center Tuesday brought together the academic partners, local, state and federal legislative officials, Cisco and EMC representatives and the community to celebrate a significant investment in  the innovation economy  of MA in Holyoke. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Governor Deval L. Patrick   Holyoke   Holyoke Transportation Center

    6. Massachusetts Green High Performance Computing Center groundbreaking in Holyoke draws state, college officials

      Explore masslive.com (Oct 5 2010)

      Massachusetts Green High Performance Computing Center groundbreaking in Holyoke draws state, college officials Patrick cited his support for economic initiatives including a new state data center in Springfield, clean energy such as wind power, high-speed broadband Internet for Western Massachusetts, commuter rail between Hartford and Springfield, increasing the role of community colleges in job training and boosting training for manufacturing jobs in the medical device sector and other innovative industries. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Governor Deval L. Patrick   University of Massachusetts   Holyoke Community College

    7. Ground-breaking ceremony planned for Massachusetts Green High Performance Computer Center in Holyoke

      Explore masslive.com (Oct 4 2010)

      Ground-breaking ceremony planned for Massachusetts Green High Performance Computer Center in Holyoke The Massachusetts Green High Performance Computer Center promises to be nearly a million times as powerful as a common laptop computer but that won’t be enough on its own to create jobs outside the center’s walls. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Governor Deval L. Patrick   University of Massachusetts   Amherst

    8. Franklin Regional Council of Governments for broadband feasibility study

      Explore masslive.com (Oct 4 2010)

      Franklin Regional Council of Governments for broadband feasibility study The Massachusetts Broadband Institute, which was created to enhance and expand the state’s broadband network, is in the process of laying 1,338 miles of broadband cable, some of it along the Interstate 91 corridor. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Governor Deval L. Patrick   Greenfield   Massachusetts Broadband Institute

    9. Gov. Patrick to participate in ground-breaking of new high performance computing center in Holyoke

      Explore masslive.com (Oct 3 2010)

      Gov. Patrick to participate in ground-breaking of new high performance computing center in Holyoke Gov. Deval L. Patrick is scheduled to participate in a ground-breaking on on Bigelow Street to signal the beginning of construction of the $168 million high performance computing center, city officials said. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Governor Deval L. Patrick   University of Massachusetts   Kathleen G. Anderson

    10. Comcast Communications adding 50 customer service representative at Enfield plant

      Explore masslive.com (Sep 30 2010)

      Comcast Communications adding 50 customer service representative at Enfield plant Communications giant Comcast plans hire 50 new full- and part-time customer service representatives to its call center in Enfield, Conn. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Comcast   Springfield   The Republican

    11. John Goodhue picked as interim director of Holyoke high-performance computing center

      Explore masslive.com (Sep 27 2010)

      John Goodhue picked as interim director of Holyoke high-performance computing center “There’s a lot of activity. You know, it’s no accident that I’m getting home at 8:30 p.m., and that’s an early night,” said John T. Goodhue, of Belmont, newly hired interim executive director of the Massachusetts Green High Performance Computing Center Inc. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Governor Deval L. Patrick   University of Massachusetts   Holyoke

    12. Northampton's Gravity Switch keeps pace in the world of technology

      Explore masslive.com (Sep 27 2010)

      Northampton's Gravity Switch keeps pace in the world of technology Since launching his Northampton-based Web design and development company 15 years ago with his wife and a friend from high school, Jason Mark has learned that pacing is important. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   University of Massachusetts   Daily Hampshire Gazette   Northampton

    13. How state broadband czar is tackling 'massive project' to connect WMass

      Explore masslive.com (Sep 21 2010)

      How state broadband czar is tackling 'massive project' to connect WMass Job One for Judith Dumont is actually job 123. That's the number of communities in western and north-central Massachusetts for which she offers deliverance from the dark age of slow Internet connections. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Governor Deval L. Patrick   Daily Hampshire Gazette   Northampton

    14. Curation is the new creation

      Explore BtoB Magazine (Sep 13 2010)

      The Economic Development Council of Western Massachusetts (EDC), a nonprofit group that supports businesses in several Massachusetts counties, has posted more than 1,600 headlines and summaries of articles from regional publications and blogs to its news page over the last year. It has reaped the benefits of word-of-mouth marketing and better performance on search engines, which favor relevancy and frequency. Visits to WesternMassEDC.com are up 40% in a year, with nearly all the growth coming from the news page, which is now the site's second most popular entry point, said Mike Graney, senior VP-business development. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Michael Graney

    15. Chancellor restructures administration, with increased focus on external relations and IT

      Explore Daily Collegian (Sep 9 2010)

      Chancellor restructures administration, with increased focus on external relations and IT In the wake of the departure of former Executive Vice Chancellor Tom Milligan, the University of Massachusetts is restructuring its administration to focus more on external relations and information technology. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   University of Massachusetts   Amherst   Northampton

    16. Atalasoft Announces General Availability of Vizit Essential for SharePoint 2010 Universal Document Viewer

      Explore PR Newswire (Sep 8 2010)

      Atalasoft (www.atalasoft.com) is a provider of viewing, annotating, and image processing technology. Our products include DotImage, the number one imaging toolkit for .NET developers, and Vizit, SharePoint document viewing and enhanced collaboration. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Atalasoft   Easthampton

    17. Technology park 'hidden gem'

      Explore masslive.com (Sep 7 2010)

      Technology park 'hidden gem' Tenants at the Technology Park account for about 900 jobs, according to an economic impact study released this week by the STCC Assistance Corp., which oversees the park, and the Appleton Corp., which serves as the on-site management company. The study, completed by the Center for Economic Development at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, also said that the park tenants have an estimated payroll of $37 million, and $1.4 million is spent in the local economy to buy goods and services. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   University of Massachusetts   Amherst

    18. Millivision emerges with passive airport security scanner

      Explore masshightech.com (Sep 2 2010)

      Millivision Inc. of Deerfield has come up with an airport security scanner designed to detect airport security threats hidden under clothing — without exposing passengers’ private body parts to scrutiny. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Millivision

    19. History in the Remaking

      Explore BusinessWest (Aug 31 2010)

      History in the Remaking The recently initiated work to build a data center at the site of the former Technical High School in Springfield is unique in that the façade of the 105-year-old building will be incorporated into the design of the $110 million facility. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Springfield   Technical High School

    20. Company to Watch: Viz-Bang

      Explore BusinessWest (Aug 26 2010)

      Company to Watch: Viz-Bang The two partners said Viz-Bang is off to a solid start, with growth coming slowly and surely. They have been actively engaged in building awareness of their company, products, and services. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Springfield

    21. Awareness Community - Curating For Dollars: How Aggregation Can Trump Creation#204

      Explore Awareness Community (Aug 24 2010)

      The EC has posted more than 1,600 headlines and links on its website during the last year and made the news feed an anchor element of its home page. Visits to the website have grown more than 40% during that time, with most of the increase coming from visitors seeking news. In fact, the news feed now generates more traffic than the council’s principal website. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Michael Graney   Economic Development Council of Western Massachusetts

    22. Computer site spins off hopes

      Explore masslive.com (Aug 11 2010)

      They cited pluses such as the economic-development tangibility of new businesses coming here to be around the computing center, the uniqueness of Holyoke being home to such a venture, and the prestige of being linked to center partners such as Harvard University. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Governor Deval L. Patrick   University of Massachusetts   Greater Holyoke Chamber of Commerce

    23. Experts weigh in on potential economic impact of Holyoke high performance computing center

      Explore masslive.com (Aug 9 2010)

      Experts weigh in on potential economic impact of Holyoke high performance computing center Allan W. Blair, president and chief executive officer of the Economic Development Council of Western Massachusetts, said attracting those spin-offs will be challenging because its power can be accessed from afar. But that can be overcome by selling the same assets that lured the center to Holyoke in the first place, especially the city’s abundance of hydroelectric power. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   University of Massachusetts   Holyoke Community College   Pioneer Valley Planning Commission

    24. Former site of Mastex Industries chosen as home for Holyoke's high performance computing center

      Explore masslive.com (Aug 9 2010)

      Former site of Mastex Industries chosen as home for Holyoke's high performance computing center Gov. Deval L. Patrick, speaking at Heritage State Park this morning, named the former Mastex Industries Inc. facility as the chosen site for a proposed $100 million high-performance computing center (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Governor Deval L. Patrick   University of Massachusetts   Holyoke

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