1. Articles in category: Information Technology

    265-288 of 332 // « 1 2 ... 9 10 11 12 13 14 »
    1. Holyoke-based ISO New England awarded $8 million grant to install quicker power grid reporting technology

      Explore masslive.com (Jul 6 2010)

      Holyoke-based ISO New England awarded $8 million grant to install quicker power grid reporting technology ISO New England will use the stimulus-funded grant for its three-year, $18 million project that installs smart-grid devices to measure electricity performances and detect problems on the system faster. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Holyoke   The Republican

    2. Obama announces $1 billion in broadband projects

      Explore International Business News (Jul 2 2010)

      Obama announces $1 billion in broadband projects The most expensive project for a specific area will be for western Massachusetts. A $74.3 million effort will lay down more than 1,300 miles of new fiber optic cable. More than 1 million people stand to benefit from the new high speed network, the White House said. The quasi-public Massachusetts Technology Cooperative, which said in its latest annual report that it had been "aggressively pursuing" federal funds, will put up $26.2 million and the government will provide $45.4 million in grants and loans. (Read Full Article)

    3. Barack Obama to propose $45 million in stimulus funds for Western Massachusetts broadband expansion

      Explore masslive.com (Jul 2 2010)

      Barack Obama to propose $45 million in stimulus funds for Western Massachusetts broadband expansion President Obama will announce the awarding of $45.4 million in funding to expand high-speed Internet access to rural parts of Western Massachusetts. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Governor Deval L. Patrick   Springfield   The Republican

    4. Cisco Systems predicts improvements for Holyoke in pilot program

      Explore masslive.com (Jun 27 2010)

      The California-based Cisco Systems Inc. plans to make Holyoke the first Cisco Smart and Connected Community in the United States. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Holyoke Community College   Kathleen G. Anderson   Holyoke

    5. Broadband: The next step

      Explore tmcnet.com (Jun 26 2010)

      Every town that offered voters the option of taking part in a Western Massachusetts broadband initiative approved the idea, sending advocates into the next stage of development. The next step is to form a non-profit to plan and build a fiber optic network in all the region's unserved or underserved towns. And with all 47 towns on board, the real work begins in earnest, with no delay. (Read Full Article)

    6. Holyoke high performance computing center location decision might be delayed

      Explore masslive.com (Jun 25 2010)

      Holyoke high performance computing center location decision might be delayed The wait might drag into August to learn which of the two competing sites has been chosen to get a $130 million high performance computing center, an official said. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Governor Deval L. Patrick   University of Massachusetts   Holyoke

    7. UMass gets emergency planning grants to help communities in times of disaster

      Explore masslive.com (Jun 16 2010)

      The university has received $368,000 in emergency planning grants from the state and federal governments, and some of that money will pay for two trailers full of sheltering supplies to serve at least 600 people. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   University of Massachusetts   Amherst   The Republican

    8. Forging Ahead

      Explore BusinessWest (Jun 15 2010)

      Forging Ahead Marla Michel and Ira Rubenzahl were trying — but not ultimately succeeding — in their efforts to come up with a single word to describe what they’re doing with the Scibelli Enterprise Center in the Technology Park at Springfield Technical Community College. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   University of Massachusetts   Springfield Technical Community College   Springfield

    9. Cisco Furthers Commitment to Innovation and Economic Growth Agenda in New England

      Explore PR-USA.net (Jun 14 2010)

      "Cisco's decision to locate its Mobile Internet Technology Group headquarters in Massachusetts is a victory for our economy and further proof that the Commonwealth is on the mend and on the move. Our successful collaboration with Cisco significantly strengthens our innovation industry. I look forward to the many opportunities our continued partnership will lead to." (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Governor Deval L. Patrick   Holyoke

    10. Deval Patrick administration awards $20 million in grants to financially struggling hospitals

      Explore masslive.com (Jun 9 2010)

      Deval Patrick administration awards $20 million in grants to financially struggling hospitals The Patrick administration on Wednesday awarded $20 million in grants to 39 financially struggling hospitals and community health centers, including about $8 million to health care facilities in Western Massachusetts. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Governor Deval L. Patrick   Holyoke Medical Center   Springfield

    11. Computing center site in Holyoke will be decided in July, Boston University official says

      Explore masslive.com (Jun 1 2010)

      Boston University is part of a partnership planning to build what officials have said will be a world-class research facility in the canal area with construction scheduled to begin in the fall. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Governor Deval L. Patrick   University of Massachusetts   Holyoke

    12. Computer pilot project planned - MassLive.com

      Explore masslive.com (May 19 2010)

      By the end of the summer, a major computer networker will identify which part of the city will be used as a pilot for a program designed to show the benefits of advanced electronic connections. (Read Full Article)

    13. Potential Holyoke computing center sites pose different challenges

      Explore masslive.com (May 17 2010)

      Potential Holyoke computing center sites pose different challenges The plan is to announce sometime in the summer which of the two sites will house the $100 million computing center. Construction is to begin by fall. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   University of Massachusetts   Springfield   Holyoke

    14. “12X12” Initiative Launches to Help Multiply Entrepreneurship in Massachusetts

      Explore businesswire.com (May 6 2010)

      “The Route 128 days of ‘IT’ are long gone. We now have an incredibly diverse technology industry here in Massachusetts leading innovation in cutting-edge areas such as robotics, e-Health, videogames, IT security, information services, clean energy, social media, Internet infrastructure, Internet marketing, and many others. Great ideas generated by revolutionary entrepreneurs fueled this transformation. Our goal with “12x12” is to continue this transformation and growth of the tech industry,” said Michael Greeley during the announcement. (Read Full Article)

    15. Holyoke Community College workshop focuses on jobs, research and educational potential of high performance computing center

      Explore masslive.com (Apr 15 2010)

      Holyoke Community College workshop focuses on jobs, research and educational potential of high performance computing center The scientists and engineers behind the planned high-performance computing center don’t yet know what types of computers will go into that center, even though a groundbreaking is set for this fall. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   University of Massachusetts   Holyoke Community College   Amherst

    16. With Open Square and the former Mastex Industries Inc. facility named as 'finalist' sites for Holyoke's high performance computing center, negotiations with property owners intensify

      Explore masslive.com (Apr 10 2010)

      With Open Square and the former Mastex Industries Inc. facility named as 'finalist' sites for Holyoke's high performance computing center, negotiations with property owners intensify The decision about whether the center will be built at Open Square, which is between the first- and second-level canals, or at the former Mastex Industries Inc. facility, which overlooks the first-level canal on Bigelow Street, is expected by early summer. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Governor Deval L. Patrick   University of Massachusetts   Holyoke

    17. Atalasoft Opens London Office

      Explore StreetInsider.com (Apr 1 2010)

      Atalasoft, Inc. today announced the opening of its London office to expand Atalasoft's growing sales of Vizit SP – The SharePoint Document Viewer – in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA). (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Atalasoft

    18. EDC Begins Second Round of Industry Sector Roundtables

      Explore From the EDC (Apr 1 2010)

      Yesterday, Ann Burke and Mike Graney from the EDC attended the second roundtable of regional Information Technology executives. We wish to thank Bill Bither of Atalasoft for hosting the meeting at his office in Easthampton. The session focused on issues facing the companies and how the EDC can provi (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Michael Graney   Ann Burke   Economic Development Council of Western Massachusetts

    19. Computer center plans unveiled - MassLive.com

      Explore masslive.com (Mar 30 2010)

      Computer center plans unveiled - MassLive.com Gov. Deval L. Patrick on Monday announced that construction on the planned $80 million high performance computing center will begin in the fall with $25 million in state money and that it will be built at either Open Square off Lyman Street or the former Mastex Industries Inc. facility that overlooks the first-level canal. (Read Full Article)

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

    20. Holyoke officials hope Gov. Deval Patrick will provide more details about proposed high performance computing center

      Explore masslive.com (Mar 26 2010)

      Holyoke officials hope Gov. Deval Patrick will provide more details about proposed high performance computing center “I would like to, yes, hear any information the governor has regarding the computing center, especially the location and any other good news he might have about that,” Mayor Elaine A. Pluta said. “That would be helpful, because I’m sure he’s going to bring us some bad news about what our budget and the financial aid situation is going to look like,” she said. (Read Full Article)

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

    21. Editorial: Broadband race picking up speed in Springfield

      Explore masslive.com (Mar 16 2010)

      Consider the nationwide competition to become one of the test communities for Google’s new ultra-high speed, fiber-optic network. Springfield is among Massachusetts communities vying for the grand prize – the installation of an advanced data network offering access to homes and business at Internet speeds that are almost 100 times faster than Americans have access to today. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Springfield   The Republican

    22. Governor Patrick's Health Information Technology Conference

      Explore From the EDC (Mar 10 2010)

      At the request of Governor Deval L. Patrick, the Commonwealth of Massachusetts invites you to attend the Health Information Technology: Saving Lives, Reducing Costs and Creating Jobs Conference. Click http://mahealthdata.org/Events?eventId=131818&EventViewMode=EventDetails to register. U.S. Secretar (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Governor Deval L. Patrick

    23. Holyoke City Councilor Aaron Vega says people frustrated about lack of details about planned high-performance computing center | Massachusetts Local News - MassLive.com

      Explore masslive.com (Mar 9 2010)

      Patrick administration officials said at the task force’s last meeting on Feb. 18 that a preferred site along the canals has been chosen for the computing center, but they were unwilling to identify the exact location. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Governor Deval L. Patrick   University of Massachusetts   Holyoke

    24. Google dangles ultrafast broadband and cities leap

      Explore masslive.com (Mar 9 2010)

      Google's experimental fiber-optic networks would deliver data at 1 gigabit per second to homes and businesses. That would be roughly 50 to 300 times faster than the DSL, cable and fiber-optic networks that connect most U.S. homes to the Internet today. Google has not said how many cities it intends to serve, or how much it is willing to spend to do it. (Read Full Article)

    265-288 of 332 // « 1 2 ... 9 10 11 12 13 14 »