Monthly Archives: November 2017

Securus Technologies is transforming inmate communications

Securus technologies are a privately owned company serving the corrections facilities and the security agencies in the country. The company specializes in inmate communication and security thereby helping to keep our neighborhoods safe. The company also provides money transfer services through Jpay, Parolee tracking and information management solutions to government agencies and also for the private sector.

 

Securus Technologies currently serves about 2,600 corrections facilities in the country which are located in 45 different states. The company has been recognized for being a premier provider of innovative inmate technology that enhances communication between the inmates and their families. Securus Technologies is also renowned for having a responsive customer care department that promptly responds to customer complaints. The company has its headquarters in Dallas, Texas.

 

Securus Technologies was established in 1986 to offer information management solutions to government departments. The company later diversified its operations to include monitoring and communication solutions for the corrections facilities and government offices.

 

The company has evolved over the years to offer more services to the corrections facilities, security agencies and also private companies. Securus technologies have offices in Georgia, Atlanta, Texas, Carrollton, and Allen. The company currently employs more than one thousand employees.

 

In mid-2016, Securus Technologies management announced that they had invested over $600 million in acquiring technologies and patents. The company has also entered into strategic partnerships that help them to provide excellent services to their clients. In the same month, Securus technologies entered into a partnership with Harris Corporation.

 

Securus Technologies has been able to achieve a lot of things in 2017. Besides signing partnership deals, the company has also launched several products. Some of the products launched this year include wireless containment solution. The new product was designed to prevent contraband cell phones from accessing network. This technology will go a long way in reducing the cases of counterfeiting.

 

Equities First Holdings UK

Equities First Holdings is a professional finance company to help individuals and businesses reach financial success. It’s easy to qualify for one of their lending solutions like- stock-based loan, margin loan, or create a stock portfolio. The company was established in 2002, and have offices all over the world- U.S., UK, Perth, Sydney, Hong Kong, and Australia. The stock-based loans are non-restrictive and are easy to qualify for. The financial products that are available are quick and easy to apply for and the professional experts, will be there for you from start to finish. It’s a financial solutions to embrace.

Eric Lefkofsky Easing Cancer Treatment

Eric Lefkofsky is an incredible entrepreneur who co-founded a genomic sequencing company known as Tempus. Tempus mainly helps doctors customize cancer treatments to simplify diagnosis. Recently, the Chicago based company announced it had raised $ 70 million from New Enterprise Associates and investors Revolution Growth in its series C funding round. This funding is part of the total &130 million since it was started in 2015 with his co-founding partner Brad Keywell.

Mr. Eric Lefkofsky serves as the CEO of the company and together with Brad, and they have always invested in any fundraising that takes place. Eric spoke to Crain’s Chicago Business that he was willing to invest even up to $ 1000 million in Tempus. Most of the investors who also funded Tempus have also supported other companies. For example, New Investors NEA and Revolution Growth previously had funded stock trading app Robinhood and Sweetgreen respectively and many others. Last year Tempus announced it is partnering with the Mayo Clinic, Duke University and also with Cleveland Clinic and many others which was going to benefit their business of Tempus and also help many cancer patients

Eric Lefkofsky was into the tech industry, and so it shocked people when he decided to venture into the healthcare industry. Three years ago, a loved one to Eric was diagnosed with breast cancer, and during treatment, Eric noticed how there was an extreme scarcity of infrastructure in how data was being collected. Therefore the idea of Tempus was born where it uses technology to compile clinical and genomic data from cancer patients so that physicians can customize treatment.

Eric Lefkofsky is a native of Southfield in Michigan and was born on September 2, 1969. He moved to Chicago at a tender age and attended the University of Michigan where he earned honors and then later joined the University of Michigan, School of Law where he obtained a Juris Doctor.

His entrepreneurial skills started in college where he used to sell carpets, and now he has improved to a legendary in entrepreneurship. Moreover, Eric is a philanthropist, and with his wife, they established the Lefkofsky Foundation that supports organizations. Eric is positive about helping cancer patients.

End Citizens United Becoming A Key Player In Today’s Politics

The Citizens United decision is a Supreme Court decision that has impacted this country in a way that remains to be determined as either bad or good. There are those who consider it bad. Those who are against it are fighting to end it and have launched a political action committee called End Citizens United. The decision by the highest court in the nation changed politics. The decision allows interest groups such as the NRA and wealth individuals to spend as much as they want on the election. There is no limit on the funds and they cannot be traced, leaving many in panic.

The PAC was created on March 1, 2015 to fight back against the large amounts of money flowing into our democratic elections by people who may have an ulterior motive not seen by people. They have been working on getting pro-reform candidates election during each election and keep fighting to end Citizens United. Since the beginning of their establishment, they have raised $2 million from individual donors. The PAC is known for backing strictly Democrats and they have responded by pointing out that Republicans in Congress are in the way of change. However, they are willing to support any Republican or Independent candidate who is pro-reform. They recently endorsed Randy Bryce for Congress and Paul Davis for Congress. Just this month they announced multiple endorsements including State Senator Daylin Leach of Pennsylvania and Christina Hartman, also from Pennsylvania. During the 2016 election, End Citizens United endorsed Hillary Clinton for president. They have also funded multiple ballot measures aimed at transparency when it came to political contributions.

Read more: Randy Bryce Is the Perfect Fit for End Citizens United

The work of End Citizens United has been featured in many news websites including chronicle week, Huffington Post, the Alabama Political Reporter and Gazette Day. End Citizens United has a strong social media presence including on Twitter where they have been calling for the GOP to maintain order in Congress as President Trump tries to act in different questionable ways. The End Citizens United group has also launched a petition calling for the FEC to change regulations including rules on internet communications. USA Today reported that the PAC raised nearly $25 million during the recent election cycle. End Citizens United received an average contribution of $12.

The president of End Citizens United is Tiffany Muller, who has grown the PAC into a nationwide organization reaching more than 3 million members. Prior to joining End Citizens United Tiffany was Deputy Political Director at the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee, according to the PAC’s website. Matt Burgess serves as executive vice president and previously served as manager of Senator Al Franken’s reelection in Minnesota in 2014. He has also served in key roles on Senate, House and governor races throughout the country.

MB2 Dental’s Dr. Chris Villanueva

Dr. Chris Villanueva is the founder of MB2 Dental. Before this, he had worked in both corporate and sole-practitioner industry. He had become knowledgeable on how to run both businesses. The realization that dental practitioners needed specialized assistance was his driving force. He looked into creating a company that embraced both options well. MB2 Dental focuses on more than just making profits. It is aimed at helping both dentists and patients. The firm embraces innovations that breed happy practitioners. Dr. Chris Villanueva’s creativity has seen him attain career growth continually. He believes MB2 Dental can become great by putting together different ideas.

MB2 Dental has ensured to embrace technology. The founding principle of MB2 Dental was to help dentists work together. This would help to table more achievements than when working individually. As such, there are improved ways of handling patients and making them happy. The practical experience and success gained at the clinic are exclusive. At MB2 Dental, dentists get to have control of their practice. Professional growth is guaranteed, and new concepts are learned continually. Dr. Chris Villanueva has invested in a youthful culture at the clinic. This has warranted progressive trends of practice. Practitioners also have the privilege to meet like-minded people in retreats. MB2 Dental has raised the bar in the dental practice industry.

Dr. Chris Villanueva of MB2 Dental believes in working with smart people. Embracing other dentists’ ideas is what he attributes to the success of his clinic. His humorous nature has enabled him to gain trust with other dentists. He believes that a great mood in the working area breeds happy clients. MB2 Dental is aimed at having the right people in place. Teamwork is highly placed as a factor of the likely success. Dr. Chris Villanueva believes in trusting his employees. He ensures to evade micromanaging strategies as they are not suitable for employees. He sets the vision and keeps his staff motivated and inspired always. His love for technology has also contributed to the success of NB2 Dental. He believes that technology will improve the patient experience. His integrity and strict adherence to company vision have seen Dr. Chris Villanueva succeed. Therefore, the success of MB2 Dental has been dependent on his success.

NuoDB: The Excellent SQL-Oriented Transactional Cloud Database

In the year 2008, NuoDB was founded as an elastic SQL database for cloud applications. However, this was not its actual name by them. It was initially called the NumbusDB, and the changes were made in the year 2011.

Today, NuoDB can be regarded as a NewSQL cloud database that still maintains numerous features that are typical in a traditional SQL database. The term new arises due to its ability to support cloud databases that are modern and exclusive to contemporary technologies. One of the surprising benefits of NuoDB is the ease it brings about when migrating to a cloud database. You will not have to make any compromises or have a downtime on your modern application needs.

At the present, NuoDB has all it takes for a client to begin enjoying cloud database applications. Advancements include the release of more improved DBMS such as NuoDB 2.6. Different from other database management systems, it is easier to expand databases through NuoDB. In fact, all that is needs is the addition of more servers, therefore, there is no need for a complete replacement or overhaul of the hardware. NuoDB is primarily based in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and has been listed by Gartner as one of the niche players for Operations DBMS.