Merit Network Installs First REACH-3MC II 'Telecom Hut' in EscanabaMerit Network Inc. announced the installation of the first telecommunications hut as part of the REACH-3MC II broadband stimulus project. The hut was successfully deployed on the campus of Bay de Noc Community College.
Realtors Tout State-Backed Home Energy AssessmentsThe Michigan Association of Realtors announced today the launch of a new partnership to promote awareness among Michigan homeowners about a state government-backed program providing low-cost home energy assessments that can help shave hundreds of dollars a year from utility bills.
Merit Network Celebrates REACH-3MC Federal Stimulus Fiber BuildoutMerit Network Inc. last week announced the first completed segment of its REACH-3MC Broadband Stimulus Project.
Merit Network Picks Another Contractor For Stimulus Broadband ExtensionMerit Network Inc. Thursday announced another contractor for its Rural, Education, Anchor, Community and Heath care – Michigan Middle Mile Collaborative (REACH-3MC) project.
Merit Names Juniper, Cisco Hardware Vendors For REACH-3MCMerit Network Inc. announced Wednesday the selection of Juniper Networks and Cisco Systems Inc. as Ethernet routing and switching hardware vendors for Merit's REACH-3MC broadband stimulus project.
Detroit Wins Advanced Lighting Technology Demonstration GrantThe Michigan Economic Development Corp. announced that the City of Detroit has won a $400,000 Advanced Lighting Technology Demonstration grant to upgrade street lights in six areas of the city.
Grand Valley, Grand Rapids Partnership Offers Energy Saving OpportunitiesGrand Valley State University faculty and staff members can save money and conserve energy in their homes by participating in a unique partnership between the university and the City of Grand Rapids.
Livonia Firm Helping Companies Take Advantage Of Tax Break For TechTechnology Solutions LLC, a provider of unified communications, announced this week that the company is helping customers take advantage of a large tax-break for small to mid-sized businesses with Internal Revenue Code Section 179.
Merit Network Picks Fiber-Optic Builders For REACH-3MC IIMerit Network Inc. Wednesday announced the six Michigan-based contractors that will perform outside plant construction for Round 2 of Merit's Rural, Education, Anchor, Community and Heathcare - Michigan Middle Mile Collaborative (REACH-3MC) broadband stimulus project.
Merit Network Begins REACH-3MC Construction From Petersburg To BlissfieldMerit Network Inc. has begun construction on a segment of fiber-optic cable between Petersburg and Blissfield. The segment is part of Merit Networks REACH-3MC network build-out, funded by the federal stimulus.
Doctors Using gloEMR Begin Receiving Federal Incentive PaymentsTroy-based gloStream, maker of gloEMR, gloPM and gloSuite -- the only electronic medical record and practice management software with Microsoft Office built in -- announced that its doctor clients have begun receiving federal EHR incentive payments from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.
Merit, Allband Join Forces on Broadband Expansion ProjectsAnn Arbor-based Merit Network Inc. and the Curran-based Allband Communications Cooperative said Tuesday that they will work together to save taxpayer money on their Broadband Technology Opportunities Program and Broadband Initiative Program projects, part of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, better known as the federal stimulus.
Merit Names Fiber Optic Vendors For Stimulus Broadband
Merit Network Expands Presence In UPAnn Arbor-based Merit Network Inc. Thursday announced the addition of Jim Lundberg to the Merit staff as the Upper Peninsula Member Relations Manager.
TDS Breaks Ground For Broadband In UP's ChathamMadison, Wis.-based TDS Telecommunications Corp. Tuesday hosted a groundbreaking ceremony in the Upper Peninsula's Chatham to mark the beginning of construction on TDS’ first broadband stimulus project.