Thomas Cook utvecklar sin kundtjänst med Advania och Interactive Intelligence

Thomas Cook Northern Europe, med varumärken som Ving, Spies, Tjäreborg och Globetrotter, utvecklar sin kundtjänst genom att satsa på en ny kontaktcenter lösning från Advania, baserad på Interactive Intelligences plattform. Satsningen omfattar 200 agenter i Norden och den började rullas ut i Sverige i maj i år. Målet är att skapa det bästa mötet för…

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Grönt datacenter på Island etablerat med teknologi från Intel och HP

Ett nytt grönt datacenter har etablerats på Island med hjälp av teknologi från Intel och HP. Datacentret låter akademiska forskningsinstitutioner i Sverige, Danmark och Norge avlägset dela sina superdator-roamingtjänster. På grund av ökad energikonsumtion och höga energiavgifter är kostnader knutna till superdatorer en stigande utgift för forskare och universitet i Skandinavien. För att tackla detta…

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IT bolaget Advania säkrar avtal med miljömärket Svanen – The Nordic Ecolabel

Advania, ett ledande IT företag som är verksamt i Norden, har tecknat ett avtal med miljömärket Svanen (The Nordic Ecolabel), rörande hantering av en integrerad teknikplattform i Skandinavien.  Svanen, det officiella miljömärket i Norden, har cirka 130 medarbetare i Island, Norge, Sverige och Finland. Svanurinn (Svanen), den isländska grenen av organisationen, drivs av Umhverfisstofnun, den…

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Advania inngår informasjonssystemsavtale med svenske Försäkringskassan

Det islandsbaserte programvareselskapet undertegnet nylig en “banebrytende” avtale med svenske Försäkringskassan, selskapet som administrerer sosial forsikring i Sverige. Avtalen medfører at Advania vil introdusere et nytt informasjonssystem til hjelp for selskapets kontaktsenter, hvilket vil innebære telefoni, e-post, chat og stemmebaserte selvtjenester, blant andre relaterte tjenester. Avtalen kom i stand etter hard konkurranse fra konkurrerende programvareoperatører…

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Brand-New Furnished Website Launched For Application to Fix SQL Server

Gothenburg, Sweden, July 27, 2012: – This freshly launched release has been put forward for the spectators in order to communicate to them that the SQL Recovery application program team has launched a brand-new website which has more precisely explained the procedure to fix SQL Server file in an even more accurate and secure manner….

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Mietwagen-Rundreise in Island & Self-Drive im Hochland mit Pure Adventures

Pure Adventures bietet eine reichhaltige Auswahl an Abenteuern, wobei Ihnen Personenbeförderung, Unterkunft, Freizeitaktivitäten und die Natur selbst ein vollkommen neues Lebensgefühl geben werden. Bei Ihrer Ankunft auf Island tauchen Sie ein in ein Land der Reinheit und Stille. Da hier nur einige wenige Bäume wachsen, bestimmen bizarre Lavaformationen die Landschaft. Bei einer Reise nach Island…

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Valitor avtalar med Advanias Thor Data Center

Advania, ett ledande företag I Norden inom informationsteknik och ägaren av Thor Data Center, har nyligen förvärvat Valitor, en partner med Visa International, som klient! Valitor har avtalat med Advania om hosting, nätsystem, tillhörande hårdvara och säkerhetslösningar för företagets informationssystem. I avtalet ingår bland annat en fördubbling av eget nätverk och hosting hos Advania med…

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Top hotels in Skåne – The best rated hotels in the main towns of the region

Are you planning to visit the southernmost region of Sweden for a business or leisure trip? Do you need an advice about accommodation in the Scania region? Hotel.info, the online hotel reservation service with more than 210,000 hotels worldwide offers free of charge to users, often makes analyses of the top hotels in the whole…

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NIB loan to Pohjola to improve housing sector’s environmental impact

The Nordic Investment Bank (NIB) and Finland’s Pohjola Bank plc have signed an agreement for a loan programme, totalling EUR 50 million, earmarked for improving energy efficiency and wastewater treatment in the housing sector and industrial buildings. Pohjola Bank will open a credit facility for housing companies, SMEs and large corporations in Finland. Subloans will,…

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Luxury Adventure, all-inclusive private travel in the Nordics

Luxury Adventures is a family-run tour operator specializing in all-inclusive private travel in Iceland, Greenland, Norway, Finland, Denmark and Sweden. We operate our own a) private lodge accommodation b) private glacier/highland camps c) vehicles of great variety from standard sized cars to super jeeps/SUVs and buses  for self-drive and full-service with driver/guides in many  languages…

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    “Kasta macka” (throw a sandwich) is something the Swedish PM does out in nature

    Throwing sandwiches may sound like an odd thing to do, but not in Sweden. Over there, “kasta macka” or “throw a sandwich” is what Swedes call skipping stones on water. The many benefits and wonders of outdoor Sweden Recently, Mr. Stefan Löfven, the prime minister of Sweden was asked to list his top 5 things…

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    Aspen the mountain pup and his love for 66°North

    Aspen the mountain pup is the Instagram famous Golden Retriever with over 98,500 followers. When his owners, Hunter and Sarah Lawrence, visited Iceland for the first time on their honeymoon back in 2013, they fell in love with the landscape, the people and the fashion. As big fans of Icelandic outdoor clothing brand 66°North, they…

  • North Sailing

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    Project Opal a great success: NORTH SAILING WINS AWARDS FOR RESPONSIBLE TOURISM

    North Sailing has been named Silver winner of the Best Innovation for Carbon Reduction category at the World Responsible Tourism Awards 2015 at World Travel Market in London. North Sailing won the silver at the prestigious World Responsible Tourism Awards 2015 at the World Travel Market (WTM) in London, November 4th. This is the first…

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    Swedes embrace online media streaming services

    Media consumption in Sweden is increasingly characterized by online streaming services such as Spotify and Netflix. Three out of four 15-74-year-olds now use online streaming services to listen to music or watch video. Youtube, Spotify and Netflix are the most popular online streaming services used. Youtube is free of charge, whereas Spotify is offered both…

  • Suzuki Vitara on F-Road

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    Blue Car Rental: Insurance included in all car rentals in Iceland

    Car rental firms in Iceland cover vehicles with third party insurance as standard, which includes personal accident insurance. This is Icelandic law for driving here. Blue Car Rental is one of Iceland’s main car rental companies and they do provide insurance as standard for most eventualities. This includes coverage from vehicle theft and gravel protection….

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    Insight Asia Travel has currently installed Live Chat with Experts on website

    Insight Asia Travel would like to introduce its live chat installed on its website. Customers now can easily find this live chat application at the bottom of the website on the right hand. Customers can use Video Chat to send real-time video and audio, Screen Share any screen or application, easily share texts and files…