Technology Archive

Bottom Line Taking Time to Get Better for Arkansas Hospitals

by Mark Friedman 10/1/2018 12:00 am

2017 was a tough year for some Arkansas hospitals, and the situation could be getting worse.

Cam Patterson Points at Digital Health, Regional Campuses as Parts of UAMS' Future

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/1/2018 12:00 am

Dr. Cam Patterson, the new UAMS chancellor, says the university is discussing adding more regional campuses around the state.

Donald Benton Named Assistant Commissioner at Education Department (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/1/2018 12:00 am

Benton will oversee the Arkansas Public School Computer Network and the research and integration of its digital resources.

Mitchell Williams Adds Edwards, Grinder (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/1/2018 12:00 am

Ashley Edwards will work as counsel in the business practice group. Lauren Grinder is a litigation associate.

Ouachita Baptist Gets $500K Grant for Cell Biology Education Consortium

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/27/2018 10:05 am

Ouachita Baptist University in Arkadelphia receives a $500,000 National Science Foundation grant to advance the incorporation of cell culture-based research into undergraduate classes.

UAMS Gets $1.27M Grant For Little Rock STEM, Heart Education Program

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/26/2018 09:32 am

UAMS gets a $1.27 million science education research grant to teach Little Rock School District students about STEM careers and cardiovascular health.

Adrienne Collins New LR Manager at Premier Staffing (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/24/2018 12:00 am

Adrienne Collins is the new branch manager for Premier Staffing in Little Rock.

Walmart Hits Gas In Going Greener

by Mark Friedman 9/24/2018 12:00 am

After a decade of success in its sweeping sustainability efforts, Walmart Inc. is working on a new goal: slashing greenhouse gas production in its supply chain.

Nominate Now for the Arkansas Business of the Year Awards

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/18/2018 11:24 am

Arkansas Business is once again seeking nominations of the state's most outstanding businesses, business executives and nonprofit organizations for its Arkansas Business of the Year Awards.

Three Promoted at Conway Corp. (Conway Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/17/2018 12:00 am

Cory Cox has been promoted to dispatch coordinator at Conway Corp., where John Davis was promoted to broadband premises expert and Beth Jimmerson is now senior marketing coordinator.

200 Jobs New to Tata, Not to Little Rock

by Kyle Massey 9/17/2018 12:00 am

When India's largest multinational business group, Tata, announced its growing presence in Arkansas in May, Tata Consultancy Services Ltd. said it was welcoming “more than 200 new employees to Little Rock.” Actually, the workers were already here.

Walmart Inks $225M Deal for Cornershop Inc.

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 9/13/2018 10:39 am

Walmart Inc. of Bentonville will buy Cornershop Inc., an online marketplace for on-demand delivery from supermarkets, pharmacies and specialty food retailers in Mexico and Chile, for $225 million.

Bridging the Skills Gap (Margaret A. Ellibee Commentary)

by Margaret A. Ellibee 9/12/2018 09:20 am

Throughout the U.S., and right here at home in Arkansas, it is the "middle skills" that are in demand. And it is those same middle skills that also constitute the dreaded skills gap.

#September11th: Links to Arkansas Business' 9/11 Coverage

by Lance Turner 9/11/2018 09:40 am

It was just another Tuesday morning. Until it wasn't. Here's links to Arkansas Business' breaking news coverage of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.

ClearPointe Technologies Acquired by Arizona Firm

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 9/10/2018 02:15 pm

AccountabilIT of Scottsdale, Arizona, acquires ClearPointe Technologies of Little Rock.

TTEC Events to Hire 450 in Jonesboro, Sherwood

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/10/2018 01:49 pm

TTEC Holdings Inc., formerly known as TeleTech Holdings Inc., of Englewood, Colorado, is hosting career fairs in Jonesboro and Sherwood to hire 450 people.

Izard County Hospital Gets Restraining Order After Computer Company Threat

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/10/2018 12:00 am

Usually, it's a hospital patient getting the big bill, not the hospital.

Relyance Bank Promotes Two to Branch Manager (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/10/2018 12:00 am

LaTasha McNeely Randle has been promoted to manager of the Relyance Bank branch on Olive Street in Pine Bluff, and Jennifer Milroy has been promoted to manager of the Village Square branch in Hot Springs Village.

MISO Supports Cybersecurity Education with Philander Smith

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 9/10/2018 12:00 am

Midcontinent Independent System Operator Inc. of Carmel, Indiana, recently partnered with Philander Smith College in Little Rock to develop a curriculum for the school's new cybersecurity program, which will award certifications and two-year and four-year degrees.

Fayetteville Company Scores UAMS Opioid Abuse Predictor

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 9/10/2018 12:00 am

TrestleTree LLC of Fayetteville has purchased the rights to a digital tool that determines the level of risk for opioid abuse and addiction that patients face before their first opioid prescription is written.