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18Dec/120

Global Relief Technologies (GRT) Participates in the 66th Annual Conference of the Southeastern Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies (SEAFWA)


Portsmouth, NH (PRWEB) November 15, 2012

Global Relief Technologies (GRT) participated in the 66th Annual Conference of the Southeastern Association of Wildlife Agencies (SEAFWA) with Verizon Wireless in Hot Springs, Arkansas from October 7-10, 2012. Attending as part of the Verizon Wireless Booth at the 66th Annual SEAFWA Conference Global Relief Technologies (GRT) displayed and conducted demonstrations of Rapid Data Management System (RDMS) which is GRTs propriety Advanced Mobile Field-Data Collection & Analysis Solution which has proven to deliver a 30-50% increase in field workers productivity upon successful implementation and utilization.

Josh Bresette, Senior Vice President of Global Relief Technologies (GRT), was excited to have participated in the 66th Annual SEAFWA Conference stating, The GRT Team attending the 66th Annual SEAFWA Conference found the event extremely rewarding. Verizon Wireless, our highly valued strategic business, offerd GRT the opportunity to develop initial relationships with key decision makers for many Fish & Wildlife State Agencies. The SEAFWA Conference also allowed GRT to further our understanding and knowledge of the business process workflow in the field for these Agencies which is critical to the future success of our advanced mobile field-data collection and analysis solution called Rapid Data Management System (RDMS). We are excited to participate in SEAFWAs annual conference next year and all those going forward, especially given the fact we recently completed a very successful RDMS Pilot Program with the Texas Department of Parks & Wildlife.

The Southeastern Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies (SEAFWA) is an organization whose members are the state agencies with primary responsibility for management and protection of the fish and wildlife resources in 15 states, Puerto Rico and the United States Virgin Islands. Member states are Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and West Virginia. The Directors of the Association meet semi-annually, in the spring and fall.

The Southeastern Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies (SEAFWA) conducts an annual conference each fall to provide a forum for presentation of information and exchange of ideas regarding the management and protection of fish and wildlife resources throughout the nation but with emphasis on the southeast. Representatives from state and federal agencies, citizen's organizations, universities, and private wildlife research groups present their latest findings relative to resource management, both through scientific research and actual case histories. Fisheries and wildlife scientists present peer reviewed papers at their respective sessions, agency enforcement personnel exchange information on tactics and mutual problems, agency attorneys discuss the latest developments in wildlife law and other pertinent legal issues, and information and education personnel address relative communication, marketing and public relations matters. The conference provides a well balanced exchange of ideas and information of significant benefit to the conservation community in its efforts to manage fish and wildlife resources.

Global Relief Technologies (GRT) Rapid Data Management System (RDMS) is a flexible and adaptable Enterprise Mobile Field-Data Collection and Analysis Solution that provides the ability for field personnel (mobile workforces) to quickly and accurately collect, transfer, share, access, manage, and analyze key operational field-data and business information. Rapid Data Management System (RDMS) is comprised of the RDMS Collect software application running on any hand held mobile device and the RDMS Cloud Management & Collaboration Center accessible from any mobile device or through a secure web browser.

Rapid Data Management System (RDMS) by GRT features include an easy-to-use intuitive graphical user interface, 100% real-time two-way communication, a Workflow Rules & Computation Engine which guarantees structured data validation and improved accuracy in the data collection process, complete Global Positioning System (GPS) & Geographic Information System (GIS) integrated mapping capabilities, the ability to work in a connected and/or disconnected environment, complete Mobile Device Management (MDM) capabilities, as well as the ability to be configured without difficulty to meet each users specific requirements while maintaining the highest levels of security including FIPS-140-2 and full SSL security. Furthermore, RDMS by GRT offers the necessary ability to stay connected 24/7 with the option of using Broadband Global Area Network (BGAN) Satellite Communications when wireless or other modes of connection are not available. Additional features include signature capture capability, photo/sketch reporting functionality, voice-to-text, automated PDFs, bar code scanning, RFID tracking, on-demand satellite imagery, and a complete audit trail on all data.

ABOUT GLOBAL RELIEF TECHNOLOGIES (GRT)

Global Relief Technologies (GRT) core competency is designing, developing and supporting cutting-edge Total Enterprise Mobile Field-Data Collection & Analysis Workflow Technology Solutions. GRTs proprietary Rapid Data Management System (RDMS) technology (1) is easy to use, configure, and integrate, (2) is highly secure, adaptable, and customizable, and (3) offers exceptional real-time mobile field-data collection, communication and collaboration capabilities delivered with outstanding support by GRTs Global Client Service & Support Teams 24x7 365. Since 2005, RDMS by GRT has proven to perform successfully in normal to extreme work environments all over the world, and has been utilized by the United States Navy, the United States Marine Corps (USMC), the American Red Cross as well as AIR Worldwide (AIR), the Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM), and Northeast Utilities. GRT is a Verizon Wireless Business Solution Alliance Partner, a Motorola Solutions Provider Gold Level, a member of the AT&T Industry and Mobility Alliance Program (IMAP), and a Samsung Enterprise Alliance Partner (SEAP). Other formalized GRT strategic business partnerships include: Raytheon, GeoEye, and Vizada. Global Relief Technologies (GRT) is a member of the National Emergency Management Association (NEMA), a GSA schedule 70 contract holder, and a Texas Department of Information Resources (DIR) contract holder. For more information about Global Relief Technologies (GRT) and Rapid Data Management System (RDMS) by GRT please visit the website: http://www.GRT.com







15Oct/120

Mojo Music Supply Announces Third Annual Southeastern Guitar and Amp Show


Burgaw, NC (PRWEB) August 24, 2012

Mojo Musical Supply, a renowned manufacturer of guitar amplifier cabinets and an amplifier parts supplier in Burgaw, N.C., has announced that it will be hosting the Southeastern Guitar and Amp Show (SEGAS) for the third year in a row. This event brings guitar, amp and effects pedal builders and enthusiasts from across the country and gives attendees the opportunity to show their wares and try new products from some of the best manufacturers in the industry. The show takes place September 22-23 at the Raleigh Convention Center in Raleigh, N.C., and general admission is free.

After having attended guitar and amp trade shows across the country for many years, the team at Mojo Musical Supply decided to put on their own. The company often found other shows lacking in one area or another and, after much preparation and planning, debuted the first annual SEGAS to address those shortcomings. In the years since, the show has become a major industry show attracting both musicians and manufacturers from across the country and around the world.

Taking its original ideas for the perfect trade show even further, 2012's SEGAS will feature an amp lounge, where guitarists can try out the latest amplifiers first hand all weekend long. In addition, guests will be able to attend the many lessons and clinics offered during the show. Additionally, guests are invited to enjoy a performance by Joel Kosche, guitarist from the band Collective Soul, and special guest Damona Waits.

For more information on the SEGAS, visit Mojo Musical Supply online at http://www.mojotone.com or visit the trade show's website at http://www.guitarandampshow.com. The show is free and open to the public all weekend long, but guests interested in partaking in the clinics will need to purchase a $ 20.00 weekend pass.

About the company:

Mojo Musical Supply has been in business for over 18 years as an amplifier cabinet manufacturer and amplifier parts supplier. Through the years, the Mojotone

12Feb/110

Change the World . . . with Your Computer Southeastern Council of Foundations Joins World Community Grid™

Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) August 26, 2005

Millions of personal computers sit idly on desks and in homes worldwide. During this idle time, the mysteries of science and space continue to elude us. What if each of the worlds’ estimated 650 million PCs could be linked to focus on humanity’s most pressing issues?

To make this vision a reality, the Southeastern Council of Foundations has become a partner of World Community Grid™, joining the IBM Corporation and a group of leading foundations, public organizations and academic institutions. World Community Grid establishes a permanent, flexible infrastructure that provides researchers with a readily available pool of computational power that can be used to solve problems plaguing humanity. Importantly, World Community Grid is easy and safe to use.

To join, members, business associates, family and friends should go to www.worldcommunitygrid.org and simply download and install a free, small software program on their computers. When idle, your computers request data from World Community Grid’s server. Computers then perform computations using this data, send the results back to the server and prompt it for a new piece of work.

World Community Grid provides an efficient and effective way to make a difference on problems that plague humanity. We are asking our members, business associates, family and friends to join World Community Grid as part of our overall efforts to enrich the lives of Southeastern Council of Foundations members and our communities. In addition, we would like for everyone to become a member of the Southeastern Council of Foundation's team.

World Community Grid will address global humanitarian issues, such as:

•    New and existing infectious disease research: Researching cures for HIV and AIDS, Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS), malaria and others.

•    Genomic and disease research: The Human Proteome Folding project—World Community Grid’s first project—seeks to help identify the functions of the proteins that are coded by human genes.

•    Natural disasters and hunger: World Community Grid applications can help researchers and scientists with earthquake predictions, improving crop yields and evaluating the supply of critical natural resources like water.

What is grid technology?

Grid technology joins together many individual computers, creating a large system with massive computational power that exceeds the power of a few supercomputers. This capability can be applied, on a global scale, to very large and complex problems for the benefit of humanity.

The benefits are proven. In 2003, the IBM Corporation was one of the sponsors of a smallpox study that took advantage of grid computing. This study, using today’s largest available super computers, would have taken years to complete. With grid computing, this study was completed in less than six months and identified 45 potential smallpox-treatment candidates.

IBM’s world class and open eServer and Storage products, built with IBM’s innovative and open Middleware products like WebSphere, DB2 and managed by Tivoli, serves as the technology behind grid computing. United Devices, the market leader in highly secure grid solutions for businesses of all sizes, developed the special software application that enables World Community Grid to operate.

Southeastern Council of Foundations, Rochester Institute of Technology, Information Technology Association of Canada and other leaders in the world community are partnering with World Community Grid to help solve problems that are plaguing humanity.

Join the Southeastern Council of Foundations World Community Grid Team today! Please contact Helen M. Ishii, Communications Manager, in the SECF office with any questions concerning this project.

WORLD COMMUNITY GRID, the name and logo, are trademarks of International Business Machines Corporation in the U.S., other countries, or both, and are used under license.

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