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Firebox Introduces New Introduction to Python Training Course with Practical and Immediate Applications in Mind

Golden, CO (PRWEB) April 19, 2013

Firebox has announced the addition of a new Python training course that will be offered in a four-day format. The course-ware being used for the new Python training course was recently completely re-engineered from the ground up. The previous version of the course-ware lacked some of the practical application aspects included in the new course. The new Introduction to Python | Fundamentals and Essentials of Python four-day course, jump starts students into action. After completing the course students will immediately be able to use Python to complete tasks in the real world.

Some of our best Python instructors also do consulting. Instructor-led online Python courses help these instructors bring recent real-world experience to the classroom, said Julie Johnson, Founder of Firebox Training.

In this four-day Python Fundamentals training course, our students get a hands-on learning experience starting with the Python programming basics of writing and running Python scripts to even more advanced Python programming features such as file operations, regular expressions, and using the extensive functionality of Python modules, said Mr. Johnson. If you are an IT professional looking to modernize the tools in your skills set, becoming a Python programmer and developer is a definite must and Firebox can help you get there.

Firebox Training is instructor-owned and instructor-operated. According to Firebox, Python and other programming instructors are well vetted - its part of why they seek out actively consulting instructors. Firebox seems to be finding success with this top-grading of instructor talent, which means only the most qualified deliver Python training. The new Introduction to Python four-day course is delivered most often as a live instructor-led public online course-the virtual classroom. Additionally, the courses are taught on-site at client locations throughout the US and world. Firebox also offers traditional classroom style IT training courses.

The upstart and growing IT training firm recently passed another milestone with their Firebox YouTube channel subscribers exceeding 1000. Firebox has also integrated many of the YouTube video training tutorials into their website blog including Python training videos like this one: Firebox also received some very positive feedback from recent post course student surveys, according to company sources.

'Possibly the best online training courses I have ever taken,' was a student comment we received recently, stated Shawn Johnson, Director of Operations at Firebox Training. We take our post Python training surveys seriously and make adjustments as needed.

There is a wide variety of industries using Python programming from web development, gaming and graphics firms to financial, science and business software. Clearly Python is a widely used and popular coding language today. Education and governments are also implementing operational solutions using Python.

Python programming skills are in high demand right now. In fact at the start of Q2 2013, there were more that 2000 Python programming jobs advertised on, a leading IT employment source. There are a wide variety of employers and locations seeking to hire IT professionals with Python skills and the Introduction to Python programming course offered by Firebox Training empowers students to get past technical interviews and land a job. Python programming is also relatively easy to learn and very flexible as compared to some other code languages.

All Firebox courses, whether onsite or online are instructor-led live classes, with an hour break for lunch. The class is very hands-on, 50% lecture and 50% lab with Q&A. All courses include course-ware, live instruction and a certificate of completion.

Firebox Training is instructor-owned and instructor-operated, meaning the very structure of the training business is student-centric. Firebox instructors are also consultants that bring in real-world scenarios into the classroom environment. Firebox Training was founded in 2007 in Golden, Colorado. The owner of the company is not only the technical director, but she also delivers and creates many of our courses.

Firebox has delivered training for well known organizations including, General Dynamics, Bank of America, Comcast, NREL, Vertafore, Fidelity Investments, Micron Technologies, Time Warner, and HP, just to name a few. Instructors have traveled to client locations across the globe. Most recently, completing training in Sydney, Singapore, London, New York, Austin, Seattle and Denver.

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Elite Car Outlet Selects

Sioux Falls, SD (PRWEB) April 18, 2013 has been selected by Elite Car Outlet, an Elmhurst, Illinois auto dealership, to help develop and optimize its dealer marketing solutions. has developed the online image, through web design, graphic design and web development, to increase its brand visibility, website traffic and build new customer relationships.

Elite Car Outlet in Elmhurst also has a vast array of marketing solutions offered to them via the dealer system. The dealer system offers social media tools, template posting systems, web positioning and search engine optimization, wholesale networking, customer relationship tools, data reporting and more.

In business since 1999, offers great opportunity to grow Elite Car Outlet's sales strategies, with millions of visitors viewing their inventory portal each month. This, paired with dealer inventory postings on Chicago, Illinois, an exclusive automotive partner of, extends the dealer reach into further online consumer resources.

Sean Coffman of states, We pride ourselves in offering simple, powerful and effective marketing solutions to dealers throughout the nation and we are excited to add Elite Car Outlet to our dealer family.

About Elite Car Outlet:

Elite Car Outlet is located in Elmhurst, Illinois. Elite Car Outlet's inventory can be found on

About created in 1999 and headquartered in Sioux Falls, SD, is one of the fastest-growing and most popular auto classified websites. offers a fast and effective way to connect buyers with sellers of used cars. reaches millions of unique visitors each month and is a privately held company.


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Innovative Trucking Software Gains High Performance User Interface Options With Web Browser Access

Beachwood, Ohio (PRWEB) April 18, 2013

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Crew Clothing Co UK buys coat stands from FurnitureInFashion

(PRWEB UK) 19 June 2013

FurnitureInFashion, one of the leading suppliers of hallway furniture, is pleased to announce a successful deal with Crew Clothing Co to supply coat stands. Crew Clothing ordered bulk coat stands from FurnitureInFashion to be used in displaying clothing lines in style. FurnitureInFashion through this deal has achieved a major landmark as Crew Clothing is a popular UK-based clothing brand with expansive business throughout the UK. Crew Clothing co-ordered coat stands in different materials from FurnitureInFashion including chrome, metal, plastic, and steel. FurnitureInFashion offers a wide range of coat stands in sleek designs and multipurpose functions. This has been the major contributing factor towards the success of this deal.

Crew Clothing Co UK is one of the major clothing brands for men, women, boys, and girls. Over the past 17 years, the company has been able to launch over 60 stores across the UK. The underlying appeal of the brand lies in the vibrant colors, striking designs, and quality of the fabrics. The company has attracted a loyal following of customers over the years. Crew Clothing has also been honored to sponsor some prestigious sporting and social, events such as the England Polo Team, The Whitebread Round the World Race, and Masters Tennis at the Albert Hall. The spokesperson of Crew Clothing said, Crew Clothing has been in business for the past 17 years. Due to increase in demand, the company has expanded immensely over time. In order to create an attracting environment for customers and display clothing in style, the company has always bought the best quality clothes storing equipment. Coat stands are very important for the company, as a coat if presented in proper shape leaves a great impression on customers. In the recent past, FurnitureInFashion has made a remarkable impression with their hallway furniture collection. Their coat stands are very functional and durable, and Crew Clothing had a great business experience with them.

FurnitureInFashion offers elegant and highly functional coat stands that take minimal amount of space but provide plenty of storage space. These coat stands can easily organize jackets, coats, hats, and scarves. These coat stands can be incorporated in any space and can reflect style and taste of d


Ayata Celebrates 10 Years of Big Data Software, Helping Customers See and Shape the Future with Prescriptive Analytics

Austin, TX (PRWEB) May 29, 2013

Ayata, the inventor of prescriptive analytics software for big data, is celebrating its 10-year anniversary. Ayata started as a research laboratory for developing the third and final stage of big data analytics - prescriptive analytics. Since then, the companys prescriptive analytics software has been used by major high-tech and energy customers such as Cisco, Microsoft, Dell, and Apache Corporation to manage sales, improve customer service, launch new products, streamline parts logistics and increase oil production.

Before Ayata, companies could only use big data tools for descriptive and predictive analytics. While these two stages have proven to be tremendously valuable, companies have sought software to not just describe the past and predict the future, but prescribe actions that can improve future performance.

Ayata's patented technology for prescriptive analytics combines thousands of variables from numeric-based structured data as well as unstructured data such as images, videos, texts and sounds. By using both types of data, Ayata software provides a more complete picture of future outcomes along with time-sensitive prescriptions to improve them.

Ayatas prescriptive analytics software has several applications in the oil and gas industry. For example, more than 90 percent of the one million oil producing wells in the world use artificial lift pumps to push hydrocarbons to the surface. Ayata software can predict pump failures and preempt production loss due to pump failures.

Ayatas prescriptive analytics technology has the potential to make a significant impact in the oil and gas industry, said Ayata CEO Atanu Basu. Hundreds of thousands of barrels of oil are lost every day due to unpredictable electronic submersible pump failures. Ayatas software can predict not only what pumps might fail, when and why, but also prescribe actions to minimize the anticipated production loss. Our technology can do the same for other types of artificial lift mechanisms.

About Ayata

Ayata is a big data analytics software company focused on prescriptive analytics with hybrid data. Ayatas software helps large corporations see and shape the future of their mission critical processes. Prescriptive analytics is the science of automatically synthesizing big data with mathematical and computational sciences to make smarter decisions about the future. Ayatas prescriptive analytics software not only predicts future outcomes, but also prescribes decision options to improve the predicted future and shows the impact of each decision option. Ayatas customers include Fortune 500 corporations in energy and high-tech industries. For more information on Ayata, visit


Gates Circle Announces Release Today of New Digital Online Store!

(PRWEB) April 17, 2013

Gates Circle has launched a cutting edge Digital Online Store to take the long standing Buffalo tradition as one of Top Liquor Stores in Buffalo to the next level! Gates Circle was Established in 1939 by Jack Carscallen, and has been one of the Top Buffalo Liquor Stores for over 60 years.

The next generation of the family, Lesle Huebach has now taken over the keys to the organization and with that comes a new major investment in the Online Store. This new Online Store features and integrated Point of Sale feed that automatically updates the Online Store when a new product is added. Additionally, the Online Store features High Resolution graphics for the products that sets the standard for other Online Liquor Stores.

Gates Circle is a favorite destination for not only Buffalo area and local residents but is a destination for Canadian shoppers also. This new Online Store opens up a whole new expansion opportunity for our Store and we are very excited about the future, says owner Lesle Huebach.

The new store features over 1,800 products in the Wine and Spirits product lines. Any products can be purchased through the Store instantly and either delivered to the doorstep via Fedex or held in the store for pickup. Additionally, every item in the Online Store has details about that product such as Manufacturer, Alcohol Content, Full Product Description and more.

About Gates Circle Liquor

Established in 1939 Gates Circle Wines and Liquor have remained in the heart of Buffalo as a family business for over 60 years. The Family started the business back during prohibition and have been at the present location for 20 years. They take great pride in their staff who are highly trained and very knowledgeable on virtually all Wines and Spirits.

If you would like more information visit our comprehensive Online Store at

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Professional Virus, Spyware, and Adware Checkups Now Available

San Luis Obispo, CA (PRWEB) June 18, 2013

With billions of viruses, spyware, and other types of malware floating around the internet, it can be tricky task keeping our computers protected from the bad stuff. The cyber-security experts at have added a new virus check service in hopes of simplifying that task for us. Dan Steiner, President and Virus Expert of says, New viruses can sneak by even the most effective anti-virus software via security vulnerabilities in common software, so were doing our part to protect people before disaster strikes.

The new service allows users to connect with a US-Based technician and have their computer completely checked out for security vulnerabilities, performance issues, and other general software problems. Unlike traditional computer service, the checkup only takes a few moments and is done completely remote, without the user having to unplug anything or spend money up front.

New malware, such as the ZeroAccess virus, among other hard-drive affecting viruses can be tricky to remove, which make them hard to detect. The new service aims to help detect these types of malware before disaster strikes. Steiner continues to say Its extremely common for people to connect with us with a very minor issue, only to discover a serious and potentially dangerous virus running in the background. Undetected computer viruses can cause a host of problems, such as identity fraud, data theft, and personal information hijacking.

Computer users who would like to connect with a technician for a computer virus checkup or for general virus help are advised to head to

About is an American based company specializing in computer cleanups for individual computer users and businesses. The company was founded in 2012 and is headquartered in San Luis Obispo, CA. Customers needing virus help can call or chat with technicians to have viruses/malware/spyware removed remotely without the hassle of taking their computer "into the shop." Technicians are able to remotely remove threats even without the client being at their computer - often in 60 minutes or less.

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Redspin, Inc. to Participate on HIPAA Privacy Panel at Institute for Health Technology Transformation’s Winter Health IT Summit

New York, NY (PRWEB) January 28, 2010

The Institute for Health Technology Transformation announced today that Redspin, Inc. will be participating and speaking at their Winter Health IT Summit taking place February 9-10 in Phoenix, Arizona.

Speaking on behalf of Redspin will be CEO and Founder John Abraham. Mr. Abraham has over twenty years of experience in technology including software development, network management, and security. He is a well-known entrepreneur who has served in various technology and management roles at leading technology companies including Intuit (NASDAQ: INTU) and Intervu. Prior to Intervu's $ 2 billion acquisition by Akamai (NASDAQ: AKAM) Mr. Abraham was responsible for the development and operations of a global distributed content management system for the support of clients including: Intel, CNN, NBC, HP, Microsoft, Sony, Lycos, and Yahoo.

The panel entitled, "Technology, Security Mandates, and HIPAA Privacy." will cover the new mandates that ARRA has brought practices under HIPAA. "New mandates will force practices to adopt policies and procedures in order to avoid new enforcement provisions and significantly increased penalties," said Waco Hoover, CEO, Institute for Health Technology Transformation. "These critical changes include: new provisions for accounting of disclosures; new patient rights that you will need to incorporate into your policies and staff training; new requirements should your patient data be breached; modifications that will need to be made to your business associate relationships; and increased penalties up to $ 50,000 per violation to a maximum of $ 1.5 million a year in the most egregious cases of data breaches."

The panel will be moderated by Khalid Kark, Principal Analyst, Forrester Research, and speaking, along with John Abraham, will be Ram Krishnan, SVP of Products and Marketing, GuardianEdge; Carole Klove, Chief Compliance Officer & Privacy Officer, UCSF Medical Center; Robert Israel, Vice President & Chief Information Officer, John C Lincoln Health Network; and Aaron Carpenter, Chief Information Security Officer, Arizona Department of Health Services.

Khalid Kark, who will serve as moderator, contributes to Forrester's offerings for the Security & Risk professional. He is a leading expert in information security program governance; security services; strategy; and governance, risk, and compliance (GRC) initiatives.

Ram Krishnan is responsible for directing the company's product management, product marketing, and corporate marketing strategies. Mr. Krishnan brings nearly two decades of experience in creating and marketing enterprise software and information security solutions to large to mid-size enterprises.

Carole Klove has over twenty years of experience in the health care industry as a registered nurse, an attorney, and most recently as a Chief Compliance Officer and Privacy Officer for two large academic institutions. Carole specializes in regulatory matters such as HITECH and HIPAA Medicare/Medicaid compliance and reimbursement, as well as professional licensing and certification.

Robert Israel joined John C. Lincoln in 1999, after serving in the U.S. Navy for six years, and holding various IT Management positions on the east coast. Mr. Israel has over 16 years of diversified experience in network management and administration. He has been an active member of groups ranging from 10 to 1000 hardware, software and administrative professionals, involved in network design and

Aaron Carpenter is responsible with ADHS's Information Security progam and compliance with the HIPAA security rule, Payment Card Industry's Data Security Standard, and State statues. He practices Information Security by ensuring his department protects its information assets through vulnerability and incident management, security awareness, policy development and maintenance, and disaster recovery planning.

The Summit's attendees include industry leaders and senior executives from the healthcare community with the following job titles: Chief Information Officer, Chief Medical Officer, Chief Medical Informatics Officer, Physician, Practice Manager, VP and Director of IT.

The Winter Health IT Summit is designed to bring together C-level, physician, practice management and IT decision-makers from North America's leading provider organizations and physician practices. For two full days, executives interact with a national audience of peers, national leaders, and solution providers featuring the latest solutions for practice management, mobility, telemedicine, outsourcing, IT infrastructure, next-generation electronic medical records, disease management, and more.

About Redspin, Inc.

Redspin, founded in 2000, delivers the highest quality information security assessments through technical expertise, business acumen and objectivity. Redspin customers include leading companies in the industries of healthcare, financial services, hotels, casinos, and resorts as well as retailers and technology providers. Some of the largest communications providers and commercial banks rely upon Redspin to provide an effective technical solution tailored to their business context, allowing them to reduce risk, maintain compliance and increase the value of their business unit and IT portfolios.

About the Institute for Health Technology Transformation

The Institute for Health Technology Transformation is the leading organization committed to bringing together private and public sector leaders fostering the growth and meaningful use of technology across the healthcare industry. Through collaborative efforts the Institute provides programs that drive innovation, educate, and provide a critical understanding of how technology applications, solutions and devices can improve the quality, safety and efficiency of healthcare.



Yunique Solutions Announces Release of PowerGrid to Accelerate Data Entry and Editing in YuniquePLM

New York (PRWEB) May 28, 2013

Yunique Solutions, creators of YuniquePLM product lifecycle management software, released PowerGrid, an extension of YuniquePLM. PowerGrid is a grid-based interface that enables users to enter, edit and copy data en masse and perform real-time data analysis within a spreadsheet-like view. It expedites the editing process, simplifies historical comparisons and facilitates analysis of multiple costing scenarios.

PowerGrid reads master data from YuniquePLM so it eliminates redundant data entry. Users can filter, search and sort data, freeze, hide and move columns and rows for more effective data management and visibility. In addition, the ability to grant role-based permissions at the field level enables organizations to better manage data integrity and process workflows.

Bill Brewster, vice president of Global Sales and Marketing for Gerbers Yunique Solutions business, said, "The pressure never ceases for retailers and brands to do things ever faster and more efficiently. We are constantly incorporating feedback from our users to help them maximize the power of YuniquePLM. With PowerGrid, theres no faster way to enter and manipulate data to find the answers to critical business questions that help companies get the right products to market faster. This is just another example of how the Yunique Solutions team continually strives to empower its users.

YuniquePLM enables retailers and brand owners to manage the details of line plans, tech packs and samples and simplifies communication with global partners to help accelerate products to market, while ensuring they are on time and at lowest cost. The latest release, YuniquePLM v5, offers enhanced integration with Adobe


Leading Attribution Management Company, ClearSaleing, Completes $3.75 Million Funding Package With $1.7 Million Equity Investment From NCT Ventures Fund I, L.P.

Columbus, Ohio (PRWEB) January 26, 2010

ClearSaleing, a technology and thought leader in attribution management, announced today it has closed its Series C funding round with a $ 1.7 million investment from NCT Ventures Fund I, L.P., a Columbus, Ohio-based venture capital fund. The company also announced Jeff Bell, industry leader in interactive marketing, and former Microsoft executive, has agreed to join ClearSaleings board of directors, along with NCT Ventures Partner Bill Frank.

The announcements follow on the heels of the company being named an interactive attribution leader in Forrester Research Inc.'s report The Forrester WaveTM: Interactive Attribution, Q4 2009.

NCT Ventures has increased its investment in ClearSaleing because we believe strongly in its attribution management technology and have watched as it is rapidly becoming the gold standard by which major advertisers manage and measure campaign success, says Bell.

ClearSaleing is delighted to expand its business partnership with NCT Ventures Fund I, L.P. and we are pleased that Jeff Bell is joining our board. His track record in interactive marketing is second-to-none. We look forward to working with Jeff on new product ideas and pursuing strategic relationships with top tier agencies as we continue ClearSaleings leadership position in advertising analytics and attribution management," says ClearSaleing CEO Mike Lanese.

The NCT investment closes out a $ 3.75 million combination debt/equity funding package that was put in place to ensure the Company could continue to make strategic investments in product development, marketing and sales, said ClearSaleing President Randy Smith. ClearSaleing is entering 2010 with a strong cash position, a lot of marketing momentum and a robust sales pipeline that bodes well for another strong year, Smith added.

About Jeff Bell

For 20 years, Jeff Bell has been growing and turning around businesses in Corporate America. Most recently, as Microsoft's Corporate Vice President of Global Marketing for the Interactive Entertainment Business, Jeff was responsible for leading Xbox to its first profitable year, and launching the Games for Windows business.

On the creative front, Jeff's team has produced the launch campaigns for Gears of War, Halo 3, Guitar Hero, Rock Band, Scene it! and Grand Theft Auto IV, and implemented the first global and vertically integrated Xbox marketing campaign.

Before Microsoft, Jeff was largely credited with helping revitalize the Dodge, Jeep and Chrysler businesses, returning them to profitability in a significant turnaround from 2000-2006 with the Dodge Ram, Jeep 4-door Wrangler and the Chrysler 300 product launches.

Jeff's efforts around social media, web, direct marketing and video games led to Jeff being named Interactive Marketer of the Year in 2005 by Advertising Age.

About NCT Ventures Fund I, LP.

NCT Ventures Fund I, LP is an Early Stage, Early Growth Investment Fund with a focus on Ohio-based companies. NCT invests in and develops leading-edge organizations with promising opportunities. NCTs investment strategy focuses on technology companies with an emphasis on marketing, logistics and disruptive business models. In addition to NCTs institutional and private investors, they are an Ohio Third Frontier grant recipient. NCT and its partners have a long history of promoting the central Ohio region, the Ohio State University and entrepreneurship in general. The NCT core management team has operated together for nearly 10 years, and offers significant operating experience to all NCT portfolio companies. For more information, please visit

About ClearSaleing

ClearSaleing has been named Technology Platform Search Marketers Cant Live Without at the SES (Search Engine Strategies) Awards. ClearSaleings advertising portfolio management platform helps marketers and agencies identify ways to more effectively and profitably allocate ad spend across a complex mix of online advertising investments.

ClearSaleing is a thought leader in the growing scientific field of attribution management and publishes that provides a rich repository of ClearSaleing and externally published articles, white papers and other material focused exclusively on attribution management.

ClearSaleings unique ability to give marketers telescopic insight into their online ad investment is attracting major brand customers such as American Greetings and Nationwide Insurance. The company was founded in 2006 and is headquartered in Columbus, Ohio. For more information, please visit


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