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Worldwide PC Shipments In 3Q Increase Slightly From A Year Ago

STAMFORD, Conn. - Worldwide PC shipments totaled 67.2 million units in the third quarter of 2018, a 0.1 percent increase from the third quarter of 2017, according to preliminary results by Gartner, Inc. The global market has shown modest stability for two consecutive quarters. EMEA, Asia/Pacific and Japan experienced growth in the third quarter of

By |2018-10-11T14:59:18+00:00October 11th, 2018|New Products / Contracts|

Workforce Intelligence Network Partners With OneMagnify On Apprenti IT Training Program

DETROIT - The Workforce Intelligence Network for Southeast Michigan has partnered with OneMagnify (formerly Marketing Associates) to bring U.S. Department of Labor registered IT apprenticeships – Apprenti – to its operations in Detroit. OneMagnify joins national IT brands like Amazon, Microsoft and Accenture as an Apprenti employer partner and is the first company in Michigan

By |2018-10-11T14:31:54+00:00October 11th, 2018|New Products / Contracts|

Wards Intelligence Hires Connected Car Expert To Lead WI Mobility Practice

SOUTHFIELD – Wards Intelligence has hired connected car and smart mobility expert Doug Newcomb as a senior analyst to lead WI’s mobility practice. Newcomb joins WI from C3 Group, LLC, a West Coast mobility and events consulting firm, headquartered in the Portland, Ore. area, where he has served as president since 2013. Prior to launching

By |2018-10-11T14:34:07+00:00October 11th, 2018|Autonomous Vehicles, New Products / Contracts|

123Net, Community Tech Project To Bring High Speed Internet To Detroit Neighborhoods

SOUTHFIELD - 123Net, the Southfield high-speed connectivity and managed services provider, is partnering with the Detroit Community Technology Project’s Equitable Internet Initiative to bring more gigabit internet connections to the Motor City. “123Net sees what we see in Detroit,” said Diana Nucera, director of the DCTP. “They understand that this city is experiencing tremendous growth,

By |2018-10-10T16:00:30+00:00October 10th, 2018|New Products / Contracts|

Plex Systems Seeks Manufacturers To Take Technology Survey

ROYAL OAK - In the last decade, the pace of change in the manufacturing industry can best be described as breakneck. New regulations that influence how things are made, an evolution in the way people buy and consume goods, and a strengthened economy have all encouraged shifts in the way manufacturers run their businesses –

By |2018-10-09T20:32:20+00:00October 9th, 2018|Featured, M2 TechCast, New Products / Contracts, Podcasts|

Grand Rapids Chamber Opens ELEVATE Minority Business Program Applications

GRAND RAPIDS – The Grand Rapids Chamber announced this week that applications are now open for the second cohort of ELEVATE, a minority business program aimed to build increased capacity among second stage, growth minded minority businesses by removing obstacles and creating a solid foundation. ELEVATE equips participants with strong business fundamentals to tackle obstacles

By |2018-10-04T20:38:31+00:00October 4th, 2018|New Products / Contracts|

123Net Partners With St. Clair Regional Educational Service Agency To Improve Fiber Internet Backbone

SOUTHFIELD - 123Net on Wednesday announced a new partnership with the St. Clair County Regional Educational Service Agency to bring high-speed internet access to schools, public libraries, and municipalities throughout St. Clair County. The deal also means 123Net will gain access to the county to serve the community’s businesses. “Much of our area is significantly

By |2018-10-04T11:43:54+00:00October 4th, 2018|Featured, New Products / Contracts|

Reliable Software Partners With Tech Data To Extend Service Offerings

NORTHVILLE - Reliable Software announced a reseller partnership with Tech Data to grow Reliable’s suite of IT services and solutions. Through this partnership, Reliable Software resells products and solutions from providers including Cisco, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Hewlett-Packard Inc., IBM, Lenovo, Nutanix, and VMware.   “Reliable Software’s partnership with Tech Data allows us to expand our

By |2018-09-27T17:22:08+00:00September 27th, 2018|Internet, New Products / Contracts|

Winning Futures Gets $150,000 Grant From Dresner Foundation For Workforce Prep

WARREN - Winning Futures announced a two-year $150,000 grant award from the Vera and Joseph Dresner Foundation to support implementing Workforce Prep - an in-school mentoring and leadership skills program for challenged high school students. This program addresses the critical need to better prepare students for life after high school and empower them with the

By |2018-09-27T16:15:52+00:00September 27th, 2018|Entrepreneur, Entrepreneurs, New Products / Contracts|

City of Westland Selects123Net’s Dark Fiber Proposal

SOUTHFIELD  – The City of Westland has selected 123Net’s Dark Fiber proposal, an option that allows the city to control their own network and scale at their own pace. 123Net solves the city’s Wide Area Network and will connect 14 city municipal buildings, including City Hall, Police and Fire buildings, and the William P. Faust

By |2018-09-27T16:16:14+00:00September 25th, 2018|Featured, New Products / Contracts|