Archive for the 'Technology' Category

Broadband Penetration in Clare To Increase In 2009, Says Killeen

Tuesday, December 23rd, 2008

Tuesday, 23 December 2008 - Minister of State Tony Killeen has expressed optimism that County Clare will experience the highest ever annual increase in broadband subscribers in 2009.


European Commission Selects Mid-West Regional Authority To Receive E-Inclusion Award

Tuesday, October 28th, 2008

Tuesday, 28 October 2008 - The Mid-West Regional Authority (MWRA) has received a special award from the European Commission for its role in making eGovernment services more widely accessible and socially inclusive across the region.


Limerick County Library Launches Countywide Assistive Technology Service

Friday, October 24th, 2008

Friday, 24 October 2008 - All 24 library branches across County Limerick have been upgraded to allow the elderly, people with learning difficulties and those with physical disabilities to gain easier access to library services.


Newly Launched eWorking Website Helps Companies And Employees Save Costs Through Homeworking

Monday, October 20th, 2008

Monday, October 20, 2008 – lags significantly behind the rest of Europe when it comes to working from home.

Mr. Christopher Plockelman, Manager Director of Centrecom


Limerick Firm Attends Networking Event At Irish Embassy In London

Thursday, October 16th, 2008

Thursday, 16 October 2008 - Limerick firm this week attended a networking event for Irish and UK software and services companies at the Embassy of (UK) at Grosvenor Place, London. image

Pictured at a networking event at the Embassy of in London, (L-R) Paddy Mahony, Marlin Apartments ( client); Tánaiste and the Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment; Mary Coughlan T.D.; and David Collins, Commercial Director,

(more…) Deliver Keynote Address At Limerick Seminar

Thursday, October 2nd, 2008

Thursday, 2 October 2008 – One of the world’s leading providers of web-enabled hotel software this week delivered the keynote address at a Breakfast Seminar, organised by the Sales Institute of Mid-West.


Pictured left to right at the Sales Institute of Mid-West’s Recent Breakfast Seminar in the Absolute Hotel, Limerick; Conor Carroll, Lecturer of Marketing, University of Limerick, Ruth Elliott, SII Member Services Executive and Brian Reeves, Managing Director, Avvio.

New Online Forestry Service Is Launched

Tuesday, September 30th, 2008

Tuesday, 30 September 2008 - The Minister of State at the Department of Agriculture, Fisheries & Food, Tony Killeen TD, today launched a new online service, Integrated Forest Information System (IFORIS) Internet.


Conference To Address Digital Divide In Mid West Region

Monday, September 22nd, 2008

Monday, 22 September 2008 – An international conference focusing on the digital divide that affects communities and citizens in ’s Mid West Region will take place this week.


Retailers Encouraged To Develop An eCommerce Sales Strategy

Thursday, September 18th, 2008

Thursday, 18 September 2008 - Despite the current economic climate, “online retailing” is still very much in growth mode compared to traditional high-street retail activity.


Mid-West Project Seeks To Bridge The Digital Divide

Monday, September 1st, 2008

Monday, 1 September 2008 –Access to Information Communications Technologies must be made available to all members of the community if the continued digitalisation of public services is to be deemed a success.