Category: News

SiteVision Chosen to Enhance Roanoke City Mapping and Real Estate Data

Roanoke City

[image source_type=”attachment_id” source_value=”4032″ align=”left” size=”Small 150 width”] Roanoke, VA April 25, 2012: The City of Roanoke, VA, has chosen SiteVision, Inc. to upgrade, redesign and to migrate its Internet Citywide Mapping and Real Estate Data applications.  The new Geographic Information System (GIS) will be designed to enhance an already robust application environment while providing important,… Read more »

Windows 8 Consumer Preview: Pats and Pans

Several reviewers have grabbed the new Consumer Preview for Windows 8, loaded it up, and took a look.  Here’s the gist of it so far! What’s Good?   The Not So Good, Yet:   Reviewers Say:  Here’s the link to a one minute Microsoft video Preview, but note it’s a promotional piece. Other links found there go… Read more »

Cloud Computing & SaaS – Hotter Than Ever

Cloud Computing

[image source_type=”attachment_id” source_value=”3956″ align=”left” size=”medium” autoHeight=”true” quality=”100″] If a clear definition of Saas and Cloud Computing is a little confusing, we liked this definition for its simplicity: “Software as a service (SaaS) is the application and the cloud is the place where you store the data from that app (and in most cases the application itself).”… Read more »

Help Desk Features For Newcomers

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Our  support desk has been up and running for a while now.  If you’re new to SiteVision, though, you may not be familiar with its nifty features, so we’ve created a reminder here, and a brief PDF tutorial on how to use the system, below.    As a SiteVision customer you can  submit and manage support tickets… Read more »

Ta-Da! A New Look. A New Site. Explore!

SiteVision Launches New Website

[image source_type=”attachment_id” source_value=”3637″ align=”left” size=”Small 150 width” quality=”90″] After months in the works, we’ve launched our new SiteVision website!  Featuring a WordPress Content Management System, you’ll find a new visual appeal, updated Twitter and Facebook feeds, re-organized content and more. Sign up for our monthly newsletter (at the bottom of each page),  and we’ll keep… Read more »

Was Your Password Hacked Today?

[image source_type=”attachment_id” source_value=”3446″ align=”left” size=”small 150 width” autoHeight=”true” quality=”90″] Whoa! Facebook says hackers try to steal your stuff about 600,000 times daily. A more recent example: Zappos online store was hacked and hackers gained information on 24 million customers. While full customer credit card information wasn’t compromised, all customer passwords had to be deleted. We’re… Read more »

SiteVision Accepted Into The Homeland Security Information Network

[image source_type=”attachment_id” source_value=”3391″ title=”SiteVision, INC – Accepted into the Dept. of Homeland Security Information Network” align=”left” size=”Small 150 width” autoHeight=”true” quality=”90″] SiteVision has been accepted into the Homeland Security Information Network (HSIN). The HSIN is a national, secure, web-based portal for information sharing and collaboration between federal, state, local, tribal, territorial, private sector, and international… Read more »

Top Tech Trends for 2012

Samsung prototype of flexible, transpaprent tablet

[image source_type=”attachment_id” source_value=”3146″ align=”left” size=”Small 150 width” quality=”90″]Will 2012 be the year of exciting breakthroughs? As hardware gets smaller, faster, thinner and cheaper, this may be the year of flexible Smartphones and tablet devices. Samsung’s exciting prototype suggests just that (see below and video.  Business users will likely see Software as a service (SAAS) and cloud… Read more »

SiteVision To Host Universal RX

Roanoke, VA December 15, 2011:   Universal Rx ( http://www.universalrx.com ), a nationwide, fully integrated prescription drug service, has chosen SiteVision to host its parent site, as well as numerous client and business partner sites. The firm offers fully customizable comprehensive prescription benefit management programs to employers, third party administrators (TPAs), group insurance consultants and group insurance brokers. The hosting… Read more »

Over The Top Gifts for Your Top Techie!

  There are wonderful options out there as tech gets smaller, smarter and cheaper. But, hey, you already know about those. So why not explore the far side. Datamanser’s Steampunk Laptop may look, oh a little apocalyptic, but it supposedly sizzles with state-of-the-art components. Choose your favorite design for the cover – perhaps, clockworks, or… Read more »