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1105 Media Launches New Government Conference and Trade Show: ACQUIRE

(VIENNA, VA, September 10, 2015)—1105 Media, Inc. is excited to announce the launch of ACQUIRE, a two-day educational conference and tradeshow for government acquisition and management professionals. ACQUIRE's mission is to help government agencies create, manage and run successful programs.

ACQUIRE, produced by the same teams behind the FCW, GCN, Washington Technology, Defense Systems and Federal Soup media brands, will take place June 8-9 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C. The show will provide multiple agencies an opportunity to engage federal and military personnel with education and training opportunities across three key OMB spending categories: Professional Services, Office Management and Information Technology.


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1105 Media Announces Visual Studio Live! as Part of Live! 360 Orlando

Visual Studio Live! celebrates 22 years of education and training for the developer community

Chatsworth, CA, September 01, 2015 - 1105 Media's Enterprise Computing Group – the publishers of MSDN and Redmond magazines - has announced that Visual Studio Live! will return as part of Live! 360, taking place November 16 – 20, 2015 at the Loews Royal Pacific Resort in Orlando, FL, as one of five co-located events that comprise the conference. SQL Server Live!, SharePoint Live!, TechMentor, and Modern Apps Live! round out the event, with attendees having access to all five conferences!

Visual Studio Live! Orlando 2015 is being billed as part of 'The Ultimate Education Destination', bringing a cadre of coding experts to this sunny local to anchor the Live! 360 event. With a focus on current and upcoming development technologies, Visual Studio Live! offers developers, engineers, software architects, and designers exclusive access to a week of unbiased and cutting-edge education on the Microsoft platform.


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1105 Media and MediaBrains Expand Partnership with Sixth BtoB Directory

NAPLES, Fla., August 24, 2015 -- MediaBrains Inc. (, the leading online business advertising network, today announced that it has expanded its relationship with 1105 Media, Inc. (, to include a sixth online business directory for 1105 Media's, GovSec, brought to you by Security Products.

The GovSec Vendor Directory joins five other online directories from the 1105 Media family in the MediaBrains Network: The Data Warehousing Institute Online Product Directory, Environmental Protection Industry Directory, Water & Wastewater Industry Directory, Security Today Online Buyers Guide and Occupational Health & Safety Online Buyers Guide. The digital directory reaches GovSec's audience of 45,000* military, government, security, facility, and information technology officers, directors, managers and purchasing personnel.


Posted on 08/24/2015 at 8:29 AM0 comments

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1105 Media Launches New Marketing Services Division: The 05 Group

(VIENNA, VA., August 19, 2015) -- 1105 Media, Inc. announced today the launch of their new Marketing Services division: The 05 Group. The new business unit is comprised of award-winning writers, designers, event planners, project managers and developers who provide clients with top-level products and services to help them meet their marketing needs and business goals.

"The 05 Group is one of many significant initiatives we have ongoing as we work to transform 1105 into a more robust technology and media services company," said Rajeev Kapur, Chief Executive Officer at 1105 Media. "It’s exciting to see such a talented group of staff members come together and make our Marketing Services division a reality."


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2015 GCN Award Winners Announced

Innovation on display in a wide range of government IT projects

(Vienna, VA, August 17, 2014)— GCN is pleased to announce the winners of the 2015 GCN Awards. Ten winning projects and five honorable mentions are being recognized for outstanding teamwork and innovative IT achievement in the past year.

"Our judges picked projects from across federal, state and local government agencies," said GCN Senior Editor Paul McCloskey, "Their choices highlight government's sophisticated uses of cloud-based tools and services, mobile networks and data analytics to build innovative projects in support of critical mission—everything from an app that helps junior Navy officers learn the ropes to an analytics solution that helps curb the exploitation of children. The mix of teamwork and technology in these projects shows just how much innovation and creativity can be found in the government IT community,"


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1105 Announces Second Event in the Federal IT Acquisition Summit Series

(VIENNA, VA., July 23, 2015) -- 1105 Public Sector Media Group (PSMG) is hosting the second event in the Federal IT Acquisition Summit series on October 20, 2015 at the Washington Hilton in Washington, D.C. The summit will feature multiple contract vehicles including Army ITES-3S and ADMC-3, GSA Alliant (including an Alliant 2 update), NASA SEWP V and NIH CIO-CS.

This full-day event will provide government professionals and decision makers with contract-specific training opportunities and insight into key issues that are reshaping the federal acquisition environment.


Posted on 07/28/2015 at 8:29 AM0 comments

Martin Named Finalist in min's Sales Executive of the Year Awards

Vienna, VA (PRWEB) July 24, 2015 -- 1105 Media, Inc. is pleased to announce that 1105 Public Sector Media Group's (PSMG) Media Consultant, Mary Martin, has been named a finalist for min's 2015 Salesperson of the Year Award.

min's Sales Executive of the Year awards program provides magazine-media professionals the opportunity to showcase their best communications initiatives and salute outstanding performance by individuals. Martin, among other finalists for Salespersons of the Year, has been selected for outstanding media sales performance.


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TDWI Announces 2015 Best Practices Award Winners

Seattle, WA (PRWEB) July 17, 2015 -- TDWI, the premier source for in-depth education and research on all things data, is pleased to announce the 2015 winners of its annual Best Practices Awards.

TDWI's Best Practices Awards identifies and honors companies that demonstrate excellence and innovation in developing, deploying, and maintaining BI, DW, and related data management (DM) applications. All nominated solutions were evaluated on business impact, maturity, innovation, and relevance in their field.


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MediaBrains and 1105 Media Launch New Pre-Show Marketing Tool for WEFTEC

NAPLES, Fla., (July 1, 2015) -- 1105 Media, one of the country's leading providers of integrated business-to-business information and media, and MediaBrains Inc., the leading online business advertising network, today announced the premiere of a new trade show marketing tool, Water & Wastewater Exhibitor Spotlight for WEFTEC.

The mobile-optimized Water & Wastewater Exhibitor Spotlight for WEFTEC showcases elite companies in the water quality industry, maximizing pre-show exposure for exhibitors. Heavily promoted through Web and e-promotions, exhibitors featured in the Spotlight promote their brand, products and presence at WEFTEC to show attendees as well as the extensive Environmental Protection and Water & Wastewater News audiences.


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1105 Media Launches 1105 Enterprise Computing Group Sales Web Site

(VIENNA, VA., June 15, 2015) -- 1105 Media, Inc.'s Enterprise Computing Group (ECG) today announced a new client-focused Web site:

This Web site gives advertisers in the developer and IT professional space a holistic view of the Enterprise Computing Group's media and event brands, including Redmond, Virtualization Review, MSDN Magazine, Redmond Channel Partner, Visual Studio Live! and TechMentor Events.


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