U of U’s Lassonde Studios one of ‘World’s best new university buildings,’ says Architectural Digest

03/06/2017
Scan the world from Norway to China and you won’t find a new university building much better than Lassonde Studios at the University of Utah, according to Architectural Digest, a premier publication for architecture news and trends. In a new report, the publication identifies Lassonde Studios as one of the nine best new university buildings […]

Retail and manufacturing companies use Numetric to quickly visualize sales and inventory to predict future behaviors

03/06/2017
As data analytics move from a nice-to-have feature to an essential component of manufacturing and retail businesses, big box retailers, restaurants, petroleum companies and others are adopting the lightning-fast and easy-to-use-business intelligence tools from third-generation BI provider Numetric. New customers include Shell Oil, Orbit, Costa Vida and Sodalicious. Getting up-to-the-minute sales data and keeping current […]

Vivint Solar reaches milestone of 100,000 customers

03/02/2017
Vivint Solar, Inc. announced it has surpassed more than 100,000 solar energy systems installed for residential solar customers. This significant milestone underscores the tremendous, growing demand for Vivint Solar’s clean solar energy systems. “To reach this landmark achievement in less than six years is a testament to the outstanding work of our entire team,” said David […]

Pluralsight releases first game to enhance learning experience for aspiring game developers

03/02/2017
Pluralsight announced the release of a free, downloadable game, “Swords and Shovels,” to enhance the learning experience for aspiring game developers. The first of its kind on the technology learning platform, “Swords and Shovels” offers game developers the hands-on opportunity to play a game they can then learn to recreate in its entirety through a series […]

Health Catalyst receives 2017 Best in KLAS for healthcare business intelligence and analytics

03/01/2017
Health Catalyst announced that it has earned the 2017 Best in KLAS ranking for Business Intelligence and Analytics in recognition of its ability to help turn raw data into clear insights that drive improved outcomes in patient care and bottom-line performance. The Best in KLAS designation is reserved for vendor solutions that lead the software and […]

Luncheon with the Ambassador of Austria

02/22/2017
World Trade Center Utah, in partnership with the Governor’s Office of Economic Development and the Salt Lake Chamber, is delighted to welcome His Excellency Dr. Wolfgang Waldner, Ambassador of Austria. The Ambassador will be joining us for a luncheon at the World Trade Center Building in Salt Lake City on Monday, March 6th, 2017 from […]

GOED’s Ben Hart named UACTE Champion of the Year

02/22/2017
Benjamin Hart, managing director of Urban and Rural Business Services at the Governor’s Office of Economic of Development, has been named the Utah Association for Career and Technical Education Champion of the Year. Education leaders recognized Hart at an awards ceremony on Friday, Feb. 3 at Orem High School. “Ben is a tremendous advocate for […]

Vivint Smart Home named one of the world’s 50 most innovative companies by Fast Company

02/21/2017
Vivint Smart Home announced its inclusion in Fast Company’s annual ranking of the World’s 50 Most Innovative Companies for 2017. Vivint earned the No. 22 spot on the list, which also includes Amazon (No. 1), Airbnb, Apple, Facebook, Google, Netflix and Uber. Fast Company’s annual list has become an industry standard, created to honor leading enterprises […]

Hatch Unveils Innovation Agenda for the 115th Congress

02/17/2017
Washington, D.C. — Senator Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, the Chairman of the Senate Republican High-Tech Task Force, rolled out his innovation agenda for the 115th Congress during a special event today at the United States Capitol. On working with the President on key tech issues As one of the earliest Senators to endorse President Trump, I […]

Ivanti unveils expanded data center and hybrid cloud security product portfolio

02/17/2017
Ivanti announced its expanded suite of solutions for data center and hybrid cloud security. This release marks the first in a series of Ivanti announcements to articulate the integrated strategic vision that includes products from LANDESK, Shavlik, AppSense, HEAT Software, Lumension and Xtraction. Together, this product portfolio offers the market’s strongest mitigation fabric for server and […]