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Test drive your tech: why a lack of A/B testing leaves money on the table for publishers

PubMatic – Test drive your tech: why a lack of A/B testing leaves money on the table for publishers In media, the need to adopt new technology is an omnipresent pressure and one that leaves many publishers, brands and agencies alike, pressed for time. Digital technology platform PubMatic and online media brand 9GAG believe that publishers specifically are missing a ...

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CalPERS scouting for actuarial firm, hires 3 consultants

CalPERS’ board approved the release of an RFP for an outside actuarial firm to review the work of the CalPERS actuarial staff and to certify that such work satisfies actuarial professional standards. The contract of the incumbent Buck Consultants is set to expire in March. The RFP is expected to be released Feb. 1. Separately on Wednesday, the board also approved entering ...

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Corecon Technologies Releases Updated Estimating Module in its Cloud-Based Construction Software Suite

With customer-driven functions and an advanced user interface, Corecon’s new estimating module provides unmatched features for tracking leads and conducting complex estimates HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif., Nov. 18, 2020 — Corecon Technologies, Inc. has released a major upgrade to the estimating module in Corecon—a leading cloud-based construction estimating, project management and job cost software suite. The update includes significant improvements to the module’s user interface ...

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Winmore Transforms the Transportation Pricing Process with New RateAI Solution

San Francisco, CA, November 17, 2020 — the leading customer success platform for logistics companies, today unveiled RateAI to transform the transportation pricing process for freight brokers, carriers and third party logistics providers (3PLs). Winmore has partnered with Google to leverage its Cloud AI machine learning service to create RateAI’s cutting edge lane-level pricing and analytics.Bringing order to the traditional ...

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Gilroy eyes Hecker Pass for recreational development

CITY SEEKING PROPOSALS FROM DEVELOPERS The City of Gilroy is seeking proposals to develop the 536 acres that include Gilroy Gardens into a recreation destination. The City of Gilroy is reaching out to developers to see if they have a plan to turn the 536 acres around Gilroy Gardens into a recreation destination. The Gilroy City Council on Nov. 2 ...

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Mesilla Valley Transportation Signs on with Winmore for Market-Leading Customer Success Platform for Logistics

San Francisco, CA, – Winmore, a leading customer success platform for logistics companies, today announced that leading dry freight carrier Mesilla Valley Transportation (MVT) will use its solutions to help the organization win more RFPs, build customer relationships at scale and increase efficiencies.After re-assessing their commercial operational plan, MVT brought Winmore onboard to help streamline their RFP response process. Winmore’s RFP Collaboration software ...

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Humboldt County Probation Department Seeks Proposals For Juvenile Delinquency Prevention Services

With the goal of making a difference for North Coast youth, the Humboldt County Probation Department is pleased to announce a Request For Proposal (RFP) for community-based organizations to provide juvenile delinquency prevention services. The Humboldt County Juvenile Delinquency Prevention Grant is up to $150,000 over a 2-year, a six-month period beginning January 1, 2021. The Juvenile Justice Crime Prevention ...

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WATCH NOW: City Council unanimously passes approval of RFP, denies language change resolution

Dodge County Courthouse. Fremont City Council unanimously approved measures to begin looking at potential alternative providers to work in conjunction with or replace, the Dodge County Humane Society during its Tuesday meeting. The resolution, which asked to authorize the preparation and release of a Request for Proposal (RFP) for animal control services on behalf of the City of Fremont, was ...

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Santa Barbara School District Launches Game-changing Solar Microgrids

Feasibility and request for proposals process pave way for clean local energy and resilience. Despite pandemic delays in U.S. microgrid deployments, the Santa Barbara Unified School District (SBUSD) Board in California unanimously voted in September to proceed with solar microgrids throughout the district, along with additional standalone solar projects. A state-of-the-art feasibility and request for proposals (RFP) process was a ...

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Sage Energy Consulting issues RFP for Temecula Valley School District solar, storage microgrids

Sage Energy Consulting continues work with the Temecula Valley Unified School District on sustainability initiatives and resiliency with the issuance of a request for proposals for two new solar and storage microgrids. The request for proposals includes two schools in the District that will host these innovative projects, including the new K8 STEAM Academy in Winchester, California, and the Rancho Elementary ...

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Golin loses appeal of $6m California anti-tobacco RFP

California’s Department of Health has denied Golin’s appeal of its decision to award a $6 million anti-tobacco campaign to Los Angeles-based social purpose agency Rally. The decision was made on October 7 by Maria Ochoa, assistant deputy director of operations for the department’s center for healthy communities, who informed Golin’s Los Angeles office the same day, according to the department. ...

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SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA REGIONAL RAIL AUTHORITY

RFP No. MS289-22 TRACK AND SIGNAL INFRASTRUCTURE MAINTENANCE AND SUPPORT SERVICES The Southern California Regional Rail Authority (Authority) invites proposals from qualified firms to provide track and signal infrastructure maintenance and support services for its commuter rail service known as Metrolink. The Request for Proposals (RFP) is accessible at https://www.metrolinktrains.com/about/doing-business.  Electronic Proposal Submittals are due on December 17, 2020 at 5:00 ...

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An Open Letter from Wlcac to Councilman Joe Buscaino

Councilman Joe Buscaino, CD 15, City of Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, City Attorney Mike Feuer, Carolyn Hull, General Manager, EWDD Danielle Brazell, General Manager, Cultural Affairs Subject: RFP BAVN 40211 MAFUNDI INSTITUTE Dear Councilman Buscaino; Timothy Watkins This urgent letter of protest is filed by the Watts Labor Community Action Committee in objection to the ongoing 1845 East 103rd ...

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Strategikon Launches Two New Business Operation Services To Provide Fast Relief For Intense Clinical Budget Season

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 13, 2020 — Strategikon Pharma announced that it is expanding the service offerings for their Clinical Maestro™ business operations platform with two timely offerings.  Strategikon provides a SaaS product license for Clinical Maestro clinical trial RFP planning and budgeting, which includes implementation and training. Due to the effects of the pandemic, clinical trial pipelines have been disrupted by delays and ...

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Council Only Scheduled For Closed Session Meeting on Monday

Negotiations on YWCA proposals on agenda Although the City Council is not scheduled to meet in open session on Monday, there will be a packed closed session meeting starting at 2 p.m which includes property negotiations on a Summitt property, negotiations with two Pasadena Fire Department unions, potential litigation and price and payment negotiations related to the YWCA and the ...

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Morning Brief: Dominion Energy issues an RFP for 80MW of new solar, Generac acquires Enbala

Also in the brief: Solar installer Sigora Solar acquired California-based Aztec Solar, first-of-a-kind utility plan could transform Southeast grid Dominion Energy has issued a request for proposals (RFP) for up to 80 MW of new distributed solar generation. The utility is soliciting for projects 3 MW or less in capacity, with a minimum of 50 kW, located in the Dominion Energy Virginia service ...

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5 Ways State and Local Governments Can Make Climate Jobs Good Jobs

Students training for a career in renewable energy visit a wind farm in Kern County, California, February 2009. As state and local governments pursue projects to address climate change—such as building wind farms and solar fields, installing electric vehicle infrastructure, and improving building efficiency—they should use their powers in a way that delivers value for taxpayers and benefits working people. ...

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One of the Largest School Divisions in Virginia Selects Securely to Provide End-to-End Student Safety Across School-Owned Devices

Virginia Beach chooses Securly’s 360 Cloud solution to safeguard its 70,000 students. SAN JOSE, CALIF. Securly, the Silicon Valley-based student safety pioneers, announced that Virginia Beach City Public Schools (VBCPS) has chosen Securly’s 360 Cloud solution to ensure device management and student safety across its 1:1 Chromebook environment on-campus and off-campus. In the winter of 2019, Virginia Beach put out ...

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Avalon plans to issue RFP for the city’s Casino Fuel Dock facility

The city will issue a request for proposals from business parties to contract to operate the Casino Fuel Dock facility, which serves the approximate 20,000 transient boaters that visit Avalon Harbor annually. AVALON—Avalon has moved forward with a plan to solicit requests for proposals (RFP) for a qualified party to contract to operate the city’s Casino Fuel Dock facility. The ...

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City of San Jose Awards Competitive Bid/RFP to Miller Mendel, Inc for eSOPH Background Software System

SAN JOSE, Calif., — On August 27, 2020, Miller Mendel received notice it had been awarded a competitive bid/RFP from the City of San Jose. The bid award can also be used by other cities in the state of California. Through the multi-year award, the San Jose Police Department intends to process approximately 1,000 pre-employment background investigations each year, using the eSOPH background software system by Miller Mendel. eSOPH, ...

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Enphase Energy and 603 Solar to Offset 100% of Energy for Shelburne, NH Town Hall

FREMONT, Calif., Oct. 05, 2020 — Enphase Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ: ENPH), a global energy technology company and the world’s leading supplier of solar microinverters, today announced that 603 Solar deployed a 16.8 kW DC solar array on the town hall building for the community of Shelburne, New Hampshire. After other recent energy efficiency upgrades to the town hall building, the solar system from ...

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Temecula Valley Schools to Issue Microgrid RFP

California’s Temecula Valley Unified School District is expected to issue a request for proposals (RFP) this week for two solar and storage microgrids, according to Sage Energy Consulting. The district, which provides public education in Riverside County, plans to install one of the microgrids at a new elementary/middle school being developed in Winchester, and the other at an elementary school ...

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Navy Releases Final RFP for Seabed-to-Space ISR Tech Dev’t Effort

The U.S. Navy has issued the final solicitation for development and fielding services to support the military branch’s deployment of intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance technologies for seabed-to-space operations. Naval Information Warfare Center Pacific intends to develop, engineer, and sustain ISR and information operations systems that may operate along with unmanned platforms for activities involving chemical, biological, radiological, and nuclear technologies, according ...

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City of West Hollywood Request for Proposals (RFP) For Weho Live: Dj’s, Musicians, Performers

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a Request For Proposals, (RFP), for qualified DJ’s, musicians, performers to present a 1-hour music set for WeHo LIVE. The purpose of the RFP process is to identify DJ’s, musicians, and performers who meet the City’s criteria and instructions outlined in the RFP document. Replies to the RFP will be accepted online up until the ...

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RFP – Rezone, Up-zone, and General Plan Amendments

The City of Imperial, California invites professional firms to submit proposals to prepare the identification and rezoning of certain R-1 (Residential Single-family) zones to R-A (Residential Apartment), up-zoning Commercial zones to include residential uses in order, and General Plan Amendments to accelerate housing production. To be considered, please submit three (3) copies of your proposal by Friday, October 16, 2020, ...

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Padres Development Team selected to transform Tailgate Park

Artist’s rendering of the proposed East Village Quarter. With a vision of bringing life to an underutilized four-block area near Petco Park in the East Village, Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer announced on Sept. 23 that the Padres Development Team – including partners Tishman Speyer and Ascendant Capital Partners – have won the competitive bidding process to transform Tailgate Park into ...

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JMC Global Taps Winmore’s Customer Success Platform to Re-Assess and Refine Commercial Operations

San Francisco, CA– Winmore, a leading customer success platform for logistics companies, today announced that global logistics leader JMC Global will use its platform to help the organization win more RFPs, minimize scope creep, and build customer relationships at scale. With an increased focus on long-term, profitable and sustainable growth, Winmore will help JMC Global qualify and respond to complex bids and, after ...

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How Twilio built its own conference platform

The company used its own communications APIs to host its Signal Conference Twilio’s annual customer conference was supposed to happen in May, but like everyone else who had live events scheduled for this year, it ran smack-dab into COVID-19 and was forced to cancel. That left the company wondering how to reimagine the event online. It began an RFP process to find a ...

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Oakland County eyeing $60 million public safety facility, planning to conduct a feasibility study

The Oakland County Sheriff’s Office gun range, built in 1972 and located in the basement of the Oakland County Jail, is used by nearly 900 sheriff’s office deputies and other regional police agencies for training purposes on a monthly basis.  The Oakland County Sheriff’s Office is seeking to consolidate its training, dispatch, and emergency operations services due to what they ...

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YuJa Formally Announces Partnership With State Fair Community College to Provide Campus-Wide Video CMS and Lecture Capture Capabilities

SAN JOSE, Calif. — YuJa Inc., a leader in enterprise media solutions, formally announces a licensing agreement with State Fair Community College to provide the college campus with lecture capture, video CMS, and live streaming capabilities. As a public community college located in Sedalia, Missouri, State Fair Community College is part of the Junior College District of Sedalia and offers one ...

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