Category: Tech

Ameren Corporation names new senior vice president and chief digital information officer

Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE) named Bhavani Amirthalingam as senior vice president and chief digital information officer in a newly created role for the region’s largest electric provider, effective Monday. As senior vice president and chief digital information officer, Amirthalingam will will focus on accelerating Ameren’s customer-centric digital innovation, which powers the quality of life for 2.4 million electric customers and more than 900,000 natural gas customers in a 64,000-square-mile area through its Ameren Missouri and Ameren […]

RELEASE: Blunt visits Boeing St. Louis to receive update on U.S. Air Force T-X

ST. LOUIS — U.S. Senator Roy Blunt (Mo.) visited Boeing St. Louis on Friday to view and receive an update on the U.S. Air Force T-X trainer, which was designed in St. Louis. The contract for the aircraft is expected to be awarded this year, which could bring more good-paying jobs to the St. Louis region. “The St. Louis region’s deeply-rooted aviation history and highly-skilled workforce make it an ideal production site for Boeing’s T-X aircraft,” […]

RELEASE: Innovia Co-op introduces new brand identity, website & innovations

ST. LOUIS/PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — Innovia co-op, a leading cooperative for residential community management companies, launched a new corporate brand strategy that elevates the brand, website that supports its member network, and technology innovations for the property management industry. These changes followed the announcement that Innovia co-op will represent brands formerly named Innovia and Community Owners Buying Organization. “We have significantly grown our network over the last couple of years. We believe our brand relaunch reflects our […]

RELEASE: Office of Administration receives highly-esteemed 2018 CSO50 Award for Cybersecurity Awareness Program

JEFFERSON CITY — The Missouri Office of Administration, along with its Information Technology Services Division (ITSD) and Office of Cyber Security, announced that the State of Missouri is among 50 organizations being awarded with a prestigious 2018 CSO50 Award from IDG’s CSO. Annual award-winners are recognized for innovative security projects that demonstrate outstanding thought leadership and business value. Missouri’s Cybersecurity Awareness Program was chosen for delivering targeted security lessons to more than 40,000 end-users on […]

RELEASE: March 9 deadline approaches for Ameren Accelerator applications

Five to seven startup companies will be selected to participate in the energy-focused program ST. LOUIS /PRNewswire/ — The March 9 application deadline is approaching for the Ameren Accelerator, an innovative public-private partnership between Ameren Corporation, the University of Missouri System, UMSL Accelerate and Capital Innovators that assesses, mentors and invests in energy technology startup companies. Applications are being accepted through March 9 at from interested entrepreneurs and energy-technology companies. Selected companies each will receive […]

RELEASE: Commvault and Mercy partner to deliver powerful new cloud backup and disaster recovery service to the health care market

ST. LOUIS /PRNewswire/ — Commvault (NASDAQ: CVLT), a global leader in enterprise backup, recovery, archive and the cloud, today announced its Commvault Data Platform was selected by Mercy Technology Services (MTS), the IT backbone of Mercy, one of the top five largest U.S. health systems, to power Mercy’s new health care cloud disaster recovery and backup as a service (DR and BaaS) solution. Fully managed by MTS, the new DR and BaaS solution helps small to medium-sized […]

RELEASE: Ameren Missouri proposal offers customers fast-charging electric vehicle stations, improved air quality and new choices

ST. LOUIS /PRNewswire/ — Ameren Missouri has filed its Charge Ahead program with the Missouri Public Service Commission. The proposed program encourages electric vehicle (EV) and equipment use among Missouriresidents and businesses and is focused on helping Ameren Missouri customers use electricity in ways that provide a broad range of benefits, including reduced emissions, lower overall energy costs and improved productivity. If approved, the program would initiate the following: New incentives for the installation of workplace, […]

RELEASE: Emmis announces agreements to sell its St. Louis Radio stations for $60 Million

As part of its previously announced agreements in principle to sell its St. Louis stations, Emmis Communications Corporation (Nasdaq: EMMS) announced today that it has entered into definitive agreements to sell its St. Louis stations KSHE (94.7 FM) and The Point (KPNT, 105.7 FM) to Hubbard Radio for $45 million, and St. Louis stations KFTK (FM News Talk 97.1 FM) and NOW (KNOU, 96.3 FM) to Entercom Communications Corp for $15 million. The transactions are […]

Ameren Missouri launches new electric energy initiative

A new program from Ameren Missouri hopes to encourage electric vehicle use amongst Missouri residents and businesses to help conserve energy within the area. Ameren Missouri on Thursday has announced that the company has filed its Charge Ahead program with the Missouri Public Service Commission. According to a press release, the energy company is focused to encourage its Missouri customers to use electricity in ways that provide reduced emissions, lower overall energy costs and improve […]

RELEASE: Video Games and Vision: How Healthy Eyes Can Help Beat Your High Score

ST. LOUIS, Feb. 22, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — With the popularity of video games and competitive gaming on the rise, players are always looking for an edge. Whether battling a computer opponent or Player Two, one secret weapon can help land the high score: the American Optometric Association’s (AOA) 20-20-20 rule, which encourages gamers to give their eyes a 20-second rest every 20 minutes. The AOA’s 2017 American Eye-Q® survey revealed that 41 percent of Americans spend more than four […]