Ecolab to go all-solar in Minnesota!

Ecolab reaches a deal with SunEdison to provide renewable energy for all of its Minnesota operations. Ecolab Inc., a global company based in St. Paul, says it’s going all solar in Minnesota. The company said Monday that it signed a deal with renewable energy developer SunEdison to acquire enough solar-generated electricity to offset virtually every ...

15 Quotes to Spark Creativity in 2015

(Image: Khalid Albaih on Flickr.com) Gijs van Wulfen Influencer Speaker innovation. Founder FORTH innovation method Follow 15 Quotes to Spark Creativity in 2015 Dec 29, 2014 A lot of change- and innovation projects start in January. Trying to do things differently or to do different things within an organization is hard. Being an innovator is not ...

My research project made it to the news “WDIO-TV”: New Warning System May Make Rural Intersections Safer (Video)

WDIO-TV By: Laurie Stribling lstribling@wdio.com A team in Duluth is testing a new warning system that could make some rural intersections safer. It’s a wireless, solar powered system that will alert cars if there are other vehicles approaching the intersection. It’s the first of its kind in Saint Louis County. The test system is at ...

CTS Article About My Research Project: Warning system aims to alert drivers to potential crashes

By Center for Transportation Studies – University of Minnesota – Between 2009 and 2011, 55 percent of Minnesota’s fatal intersection crashes occurred at rural two-way-stop intersections. Right-angle crashes, often a result of drivers’ inability to recognize a safe gap in traffic, account for most of these. When a curve or hill creates a limited sight distance at ...

Top 10 Programming Skills That Will Get You Hired

By Rich Hein, CIO, April 25, 2013 – Have you been considering adding some new programming skills to your toolbox, but you’re not sure where to start? When it comes to what’s hot for developers, CIO.com has you covered with not only the what, but also the where and how much of the latest in development and programming ...

Can data reduction technology substitute for TRIM in an SSD and drain the invalid data away?

By: by Kent Smith on LSI Blog – Imagine a bathtub full of water and asking someone to empty the tub while you turn your back for a moment. When you look again and see the water is gone, do you just assume someone pulled the drain plug? I think most people would, but what about the ...

LSI® SandForce® Flash Storage Processors Simplify Data Security for Corporate Mobile Computing

By: www.LSI.com – SandForce Driven™ member SSD demonstrations at Computex 2013 to showcase TCG Opal compliant drives and new features for optimizing battery life . COMPUTEX 2013, TAIPEI, TAIWAN, June 3, 2013 – LSI Corporation (NASDAQ: LSI) today announced that LSI® SandForce® SF-2200 Client Flash Storage Processors (FSPs) now enable SSD manufacturers to build drives compliant with the Trusted ...

EX-GOOGLER: Follow These 14 Tips At Your New Job

By: Megan Rose Dickey, provided by –  – Taking a new job can be exciting, but also a bit nerve-wracking. You want to do well, stand out, but also be a team player. Back in 1995, Times Mirror Company President Al Casey shared some thoughts on what to do and what not to do after you take a new job. Ex-Googler and ...

New Seagate NAS Storage Solution Delivers Industry’s Highest Capacity And Best Performance

By: seagate.com – CUPERTINO, Calif. — Seagate Technology (NASDAQ:STX) today took the wraps off its new Seagate® NAS HDD— a cutting-edge drive custom-built for always-on, one- to five-bay network attached storage (NAS) systems. Engineered with performance and reliability in mind, the new drives are available in multiple capacity points including a 4TB option— the industry’s highest capacity ...

9 Qualities Of Truly Confident People

By Dharmesh Shah – Founder and CTO at HubSpot First things first: Confidence is not bravado, or swagger, or an overt pretense of bravery. Confidence is not some bold or brash air of self-belief directed at others. Confidence is quiet: It’s a natural expression of ability, expertise, and self-regard. I’m fortunate to know a number of truly confident people. ...