Graybar and University of Illinois Announce the Opening of the Graybar Innovation Lab at Research Park

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. – Graybar and the University of Illinois today announced the grand opening of the Graybar Innovation Lab at Research Park. At this facility, Graybar will collaborate with University of Illinois students and faculty to develop industry-leading digital capabilities that strengthen its position in the supply chain. .@Graybar Opens Innovation Lab at University of… Continue reading Graybar and University of Illinois Announce the Opening of the Graybar Innovation Lab at Research Park

Cisco Announces Intent to Acquire Viptela

Cloud-based SD-WAN Solution Offers Flexibility to Global Enterprises and Telecom Carriers SAN JOSE, Calif. – Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) announced today its intent to acquire Viptela Inc., a privately held software-defined wide area network (SD-WAN) company based in San Jose. Viptela will expand Cisco’s SD-WAN portfolio with increased functionality and simplicity delivered through the cloud. Managing… Continue reading Cisco Announces Intent to Acquire Viptela

ICOR: Aligning Mission-Critical Education and Certification to the Workplace

Critical Environments Education & Credentialing Program Instructor Led & eLearning The ICOR Difference Courses and certifications are tied to a job analysis so that you can verify to management and hiring organizations exactly which job you are credentialed to do. Choose the course that best meets your needs – no need to ‘start at the… Continue reading ICOR: Aligning Mission-Critical Education and Certification to the Workplace

Interstate Restoration Expands in Florida Market Recovery Firms Join Forces in West Palm Beach, Beyond

FORT WORTH, Texas – Interstate Restoration LLC, the team of large-loss recovery experts who help businesses with their restoration and reconstruction needs, has completed a deal with West Palm Beach, Fla.-based Restoration Alliance that will allow Interstate to expand its presence and operations in the Florida market just in time for hurricane season. The transaction… Continue reading Interstate Restoration Expands in Florida Market Recovery Firms Join Forces in West Palm Beach, Beyond

IDG Research Finds Disconnect Between Threat Perception and Preparedness

Bluelock-commissioned survey indicates loss of customer confidence as biggest concern (64%) around security breaches   INDIANAPOLIS – Bluelock, provider of Disaster Recovery-as-a-Service (DRaaS) for complex environments and sensitive data, today releases findings from a recent survey in partnership with CSO, A Two-Pronged Approach to Locking Down IT Security. This market research explores the importance of… Continue reading IDG Research Finds Disconnect Between Threat Perception and Preparedness

Druva Expands Global Cloud Footprint to Align with Regional Data Requirements

Unveils new cloud location options in Canada, the UK and Hong Kong to meet growing international demand   SUNNYVALE, Calif. – Druva, a leader in cloud data protection and information management, today announced that it has significantly expanded the reach of its public cloud offerings to better support customers’ unique data regulation challenges around the… Continue reading Druva Expands Global Cloud Footprint to Align with Regional Data Requirements

FEMA: Application Period Extended for 100 FEMA Public Assistance Jobs

BATON ROUGE, La. — There is still time to apply for 100 FEMA reservist positions for Public Assistance (PA) Site Inspector Specialists.  FEMA has extended the application deadline by a week to 5/6/2017 and is looking for construction managers, building inspectors and disaster recovery specialists to work in various locations. This week the Baton Rouge… Continue reading FEMA: Application Period Extended for 100 FEMA Public Assistance Jobs

Cloud Giants Disagree on the Future of Corporate Data Centers

We heard two very different perspectives on the future of on-premise enterprise data centers from top executives on this week’s earnings calls by two of the world’s largest cloud providers. Microsoft, which has a huge – and growing – on-premise data center software business in addition to a quickly growing cloud one, is continuing to… Continue reading Cloud Giants Disagree on the Future of Corporate Data Centers

Forrester Methodology To Selection Business Intelligence Implementation Service Providers

Business Intelligence (BI) pros continue to look for outside professional services. Forty-nine percent of decision makers say their firms are already engaging and/or expanding their engagements with outside data and analytic service providers, and another 22% plan to do so in the next 12 months. There are two main reasons for this sustained trend: The… Continue reading Forrester Methodology To Selection Business Intelligence Implementation Service Providers