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ARRIS to Acquire Ruckus Wireless and ICX Switch Business for $800 Million

Industry: Communication Services
Focus: General Business
Type: Business Enterprise
Location: Gwinnett

Acquisition adds strong portfolio of wireless and wired networking products and key technologies to address rapidly growing wireless broadband markets for Enterprise and Service Providers.
Transaction contingent on Broadcom Limited closing its acquisition of Brocade Communications Systems, Inc., previously announced on November 2, 2016

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New App Feature Allows Customers to Keep Track of Xfinity Techs

Industry: Communication Services
Focus: General Business
Location: Greater Atlanta

ATLANTA, GA — February 20, 2017 — The wait is over! Comcast announces today that it is launching Tech ETA, a new feature in the My Account app that allows customers nationwide to monitor scheduled appointments with their Comcast cable technician. Tech ETA will notify customers when their technician is …

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Atlanta’s Scintel Technologies, Inc. to Acquire NY-based Deep Blue Analytics Inc.

Industry: Big Data/Mission Critical Services
Focus: General Business
Type: Business Enterprise
Location: Gwinnett

    ATLANTA, GA– February 20, 2017  — An Atlanta-based technology consulting firm, Scintel Technologies, Inc. announces the acquisition of New York-based predictive analytics firm, Deep Blue Analytics Inc. Deep Blue Analytics Inc. was founded in 2012 in New York City with the vision of helping innovative companies harness the …

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Clark Atlanta University Launches Encrypted eDiplomas to Fight Counterfeit Credentials

Industry: Information Security
Focus: Education/STEM
Type: Education/Institution
Location: Downtown Atlanta

    ATLANTA, GA– February 20, 2017– Diploma fraud is an age-old problem wreaking havoc on the reputations and brand prestige of colleges and universities nationwide, according to Parchment, Inc., a market leader in secure digital credentials. Clark Atlanta University is not immune to this growing scourge.  To fight back …

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Finalists Selected for the 2017 InVenture Prize

Industry: Other
Focus: Innovation/R&D
Type: Education/Institution
Location: Midtown Atlanta

    ATLANTA, GA– February 17, 2017– The six teams competing for Georgia Tech’s 2017 InVenture Prize have invented devices that aim to make our lives safer or more efficient. The annual competition brings together student innovators from all academic backgrounds to foster creativity, invention and entrepreneurship. More than 500 …

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Quantum Wireless joins ATDC Accelerate

Industry: Communication Services
Focus: Startups
Type: Business Enterprise
Location: Midtown Atlanta

    ATLANTA, GA– February 17, 2017– The Advanced Technology Development Center (ATDC) has accepted Quantum Wireless, a commercial wireless infrastructure provider, into its ATDC Accelerate portfolio of startups. Quantum Wireless develops solutions to make people’s mobile phones work in places where they are not operational today. The company, co-founded …

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New ATM Solution Helps to Transform Retail Banking

Industry: Financial Technology
Focus: General Business
Type: Business Enterprise
Location: Gwinnett

NCR unveils breakthrough ATM solution that helps financial institutions transform retail banking and deliver omni-channel experiences.You’ll neverlook at the ATM the same way again.

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Introducing the Executive Host Committee for TAG Education Collaborative’s The Vine Event

Industry: Other
Focus: Education/STEM
Type: TAG-Ed
Location: Greater Atlanta

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ATLANTA, GA (February 16, 2017) – TAG Education Collaborative (TAG-Ed), the charitable arm of the Technology Association of Georgia, is pleased to announce its Executive Host Committee for the ninth annual Vine Event. The Vine Event, an exclusive wine-tasting and auction, is TAG-Ed’s major fundraising event, …

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TAG Perimeter Presents Quarterly Speaker Series to feature MARTA’s Sarah Ming Hsi

Industry: Other
Focus: General Info
Type: TAG Chapter/Society
Location: North Metro

    ATLANTA, GA– February 16th, 2017– The Technology Association in collaboration with the Sandy Springs/Perimeter and Dunwoody Chambers of Commerce of Georgia will hold its next luncheon in the TAG Perimeter Quarterly Speaker Series featuring Sarah Ming Hsi, Assistant General Manager of Information Technology and Chief Information Officer, MARTA. …

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