Edge optimizes network performance with ADVA ALM fiber monitoring technology | Business

NEWARK, NJ–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jun 14, 2022– ADVA (FSE: ADV) today announced that Edge, a regional research and education (R&E) network based in New Jersey, has expanded its deployment of the ADVA ALM fiber monitoring solution to improve real-time service performance and reduce operating costs. The in-service assurance technology enables Edge to rapidly detect and locate faults … Read more

Balint’s Campaign Site Appears to Use Questionable ‘Red-Boxing’ | Politics | Seven Days

In her campaign for US House, Vermont Senate Pro Tempore Becca Balint (D-Windham) appears to be using a frowned-upon tactic known as “redboxing” to attract attention from super PACs that might throw their weight — and money — behind her. Campaigns are not allowed to coordinate with super PACs, which can raise and spend unlimited … Read more

MacKenzie Scott Gives $123M to Big Brothers Big Sisters | Business News

By MARIA DI MENTO of The Chronicle of Philanthropy, Chronicle of Philanthropy MacKenzie Scott gave $122.6 million to Big Brothers Big Sisters of America, the national youth-mentoring charity announced on Tuesday. The gift is the latest of several the billionaire writer has given to large national nonprofits that carry out their missions through local chapters … Read more

Pondering the Business and Politics of Climate Change

Share this story Published 39 minutes ago Above image credit: In this Feb. 1, 2021 file photo, emissions from a coal-fired power plant are silhouetted against the setting sun in Kansas City, Missouri. (AP Photo | Charlie Riedel, File) Elon Musk, miffed, tweets that Exxon makes the top 10 list of businesses dealing with our … Read more

High school grads want more from diplomas | Business News

Tim Grant Pittsburgh Post-Gazette A different kind of high school student is headed to college now. The graduating seniors who will be entering into post-secondary education and training over the next few years care less about ivy-covered prestige and more about saving money, keeping costs down and college debt at a bare minimum, even if … Read more