• Internet Marketing

    SEO contract success for internet marketing firm | Wales Business News

    A Cardiff-based internet marketing company has landed a contract with a prominent wealth management firm. Pinnacle Internet Marketing is working with London-based Raymond James Investment Services on a year-long digital marketing and search engine optimisation (SEO) campaign. It won the contract despite stiff competition from some of the top SEO agencies in London and Manchester. Howard Wilkins, managing director of Pinnacle, said: “We are delighted to have landed this prestigious account, especially as we were competing against some of the biggest agencies around. “I think our knowledge, our expertise and most of all our transparency helped sway their decision. “SEO  

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  • Computer

    Missouri puts major computer contract out for bid | Politics

    Steward, who is chairman of the company, also dropped the lobbying firm in his personal capacity. In October, Parson axed Sarah Steelman, who had served as commissioner of the Office of Administration since 2017. The commissioner is in charge of IT services for 14 state agencies. Ken Zellers, the former director of the Missouri Department of Revenue, is now serving as OA commissioner. Also in October, Missouri’s chief information security officer, Stephen Meyer, left for a job at World Wide Technology. Meyer, who was appointed to be the state’s technology czar in 2018, had been with the state for more  

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  • Computer

    Pentagon Cancels $10 Billion JEDI Cloud-Computing Contract

    The decision also comes days after Andy Jassy, the former head of Amazon’s cloud business, took over as chief executive from Amazon’s founder, Jeff Bezos. The appointment of Mr. Jassy accentuated the importance of cloud computing to big tech companies, which have built giant data centers all over the world to accommodate new business and government customers. The 10-year JEDI contract was awarded to Microsoft in 2019 after a fight among Amazon and other tech giants for the deal to modernize the military’s cloud-computing systems. Much of the military operates on outdated computer systems, and the Defense Department has spent  

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  • Technology News

    Viasat receives $50 million Air Force contract to develop space technology

    Viasat’s seven-year contract is for the development of “prototype space systems.” WASHINGTON — Viasat, a provider of satellite communications and wireless networking technology, received a $50.8 million contract from the Air Force Research Laboratory to develop a broad range of space systems.  The Defense Department announced the contract Feb. 2. The contract was first announced Nov. 20. A spokesperson told SpaceNews at the time that the contract terms had not yet been finalized so the award would be reposted at a later day.  Viasat is getting a seven-year contract for the development of “prototype space systems,” according to the announcement.  

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