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Redlaser earns 8(a) program certification from SBA

The U. S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Mississippi District Office has certified Redlaser Technology Inc. into the SBA’s 8(a) Business Development Program 8(a) program. The 8(a) program is a nine-year program established to assist eligible socially and economically disadvantaged individuals to develop and grow their businesses. Business development assistance includes one-on-one counseling, training, matchmaking opportunities with federal buyers, opportunities for ...

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Bomgar recognized as top privately-held job creator in Mississippi

Ridgeland-based Bomgar Corporation is recognized as a leading privately-held job creator within the State of Mississippi in the inaugural ranking of Inc. Magazine’s “Hire Power” Awards, recognizing the privately-held companies that have generated the most jobs in the past three years. Lieutenant Governor Tate Reeves and Senator Will Longwitz, on behalf of the Mississippi Senate, recently issued a Proclamation congratulating ...

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Lockheed Martin IT Day is March 22 in Jackson

“The Power of Information” is the theme of the fifth annual Lockheed Martin Information Technology Day on March 22 at the Jackson Convention Center. The day-long event is intended to increase IT education and awareness, and encourage networking and collaboration in industry, academia and the community. The free event begins at 9 a.m. and is open to the public. The ...

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Keeping Our Eye On Lauren Smith

Lauren Smith spends most days at work with her head in the clouds, the cyber clouds that is. As communication and marketing strategist for Venture Technologies in Ridgeland, Smith carries the water for one of Mississippi’s pioneers in the datacenter and cloud computing industries. Founded in 1986, the company also operates locations in Alabama, Louisiana and Tennessee. Smith moved to ...

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Bomgar reflects on 10 years growth in IT industry

Orange can either be the color of a sunrise or a sunset, depending on the direction you are facing. After a decade in business, orange is still the corporate color at Ridgeland remote support tech company Bomgar Inc., from its office walls to the golf shirts and ties worn by founder and CEO Joel Bomgar. “I’m high energy,” the lanky ...

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Clark named director

The Solutions TEAM has hired Mike Clark as director of Technology Development. A Unix expert with more than 10 years of IT leadership experience in the gaming industry, Clark will be responsible for engineering and integrating customized cloud data protection and disaster recovery solutions for The Solutions TEAM’s clientele, particularly those representing the gaming and hospitality industries.  

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Q&A: Jim Raines, president and CTO, Synergetics DCS Inc.

Jim Raines is founder, president and chief technical officer of Synergetics DCS, Inc., which is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year. Raines is a Starkville native who earned a degree in management information systems from Mississippi State University. Synergetics which was named one of America’s 5000 Fastest Growing Companies in 2011 and 2009 by Inc. Magazine. The company has offices ...

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Bomgar Corporation makes Inc. 500/5000

JACKSON — Inc. magazine has ranked Bomgar Corporation No. 1895 on its fifth-annual Inc. 500|5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. Bomgar joins retailer ideeli, Spirit Airlines, television maker Vizio, Honest Tea, Dunkin Donuts and Metrokane, makers of the Rabbit corkscrew, among other prominent brands featured on this year’s list. In a stagnant economic environment, median growth ...

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TekLinks moves up in VAR500 rankings

JACKSON — TekLinks  has been recognized by Everything Channel as a part of CRN’s 2011 VAR500 list, which ranks the top technology integrators in North America. Featuring the highest producing technology integrators and solution provider organizations in the IT channel, the VAR500 rankings consider earnings from hardware sales, software sales and managed IT services. Birmingham, Ala.-based TekLinks placed 269th in ...

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Bomgar lands new client in Smiths Group

RIDGELAND — Smiths Group PLC recently consolidated and centralized its IT functions with help from Bomgar. Terms were not disclosed. With 23,000 employees in 400 locations around the globe, Smiths Group delivers products and services that make the world safer, healthier and more productive, including threat and contraband detection, medical devices, energy, communications and engineering components. Prior to deploying the ...

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