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r.1.04 ASP Software Release
Site Performance Update
update is to inform our user of some of the issues
concerning slow site performance. Today we have released
a software update that fixes the performance issues
related to blank page returns, slow searches and page
with browser incompatibilities.
We are currently focused on Beta testing our latest
full-site rollout which will include many new programs
and enhancements for both job seekers and employers
So stay tuned!
GovJobs expands its partnership with AIRS Directory offering
a suite of services for job seekers and government employers
GOVJOBS expands its partnership with AIRS Directory,
offering a suite of co-branded products and services for job seekers
and government employers.
Resume Distribution Tools which allow job seekers the ability to
choose various optional packages to send their resume to over 360+ job
boards, 10,000+ recruiters, and thousands or personal rolodexes.
For the government employer, GOVJOBS now offers a great
Passive Candidate Search Tool
that will search over 2 billion websites in about ten seconds and
Recruitment Training Courses such as Googling For Candidates, Searching
Diversity Candidates to Headhunting Courses.
GOVJOBS joins forces with JobViper to offer Government
recruitment advertising to JobViper customers.
Job VIPeR – Volume Internet Posting e-Resource –
was originally created as a tool for the account service group of TMP
Worldwide. It allowed our people to quickly and easily post jobs to
multiple websites, freeing up time to allow them to focus on other
Needless to say, the system was so popular that we decided to share the
technology with our clients.
Now with Job VIPeR you can post more jobs to more sites including GOVJOBS in less time than
you ever imagined. The features bring your recruiting efforts to a new
level of efficiency and productivity. And it’s so user-friendly, you can
start posting jobs within minutes of your first visit.
To get HR or Personnel dept. onboard, visit
GovJobs joins forces with AIRS Directory
Today GovJobs joins forces with
AIRS Directory as a
strategic partner to
offer the first and only searchable government resume bank listed on AIRS
newest service offering, AIRS SearchStation. SearchStation is the largest
dynamic resume tool currently offered on the Internet today. If you are a
government employer and wish to learn more,
GOVJOBS moves into a government facility.
Today GOVJOBS has entered into an extended term agreement to
move its technology into the County of Orange DataCenter,
located in Santa Ana, CA. The move makes it possible for
GOVJOBS to offer state of the art security in terms of both
the government datacenter facility and its technology in
information security to better safe guarding our government
customers proprietary information.
GOVJOBS debuts at the Government Technology Conference (GTC) in Sacramento, CA
with partners; GovPlace, ACS and GovPortals, GOVeSecurity, ActionTec, Adtran,
Computer Associates, Eastern Research, Electrorack, eSoft, Powerware and
Showcased at the
GovPlace Booth #1027, and representing the only government job bank at the
GTC West 2002 - Sixteenth Annual Government Technology Conference,
GOVJOBS presents its services and technology to 20,000+ government dignitaries
representing the greater western united states. GTC is the largest government
technology conference in the US with over 400 vendors specialized in
products and services for government. See us at the next GTC East 2002 -
Fourteenth Annual Government Technology Conference on Sept 23 - 27, 2002
GOVJOBS announces Strategic Joint-Marketing Agreement with Affiliated Computer
Services (ACS) NYSE: ACS and the GovPortals.net™ Program:
first e-government portal linking government Intranets across the nation and
is a convergence of successful vendors sharing the same mission statement at
the core of their business models: "Provide unparalled service to government
Information Technology agencies!"
The GovPortals.net™ Web site offers a new
online resource in information partnering for the government sector on
everything from jobs and procurement to the current trends taking place in the
industry. GovPortals.net™ plays host to virtual portals that government
workers can use to find "all things" government.
The government convergence is ACS, GOVJOBS, GovPlace, Internet Security
Systems (ISS), Enterasys, Foundry Networks, Procom Networks and Sun
ACS, along with its HostPortals™ counterpart, offers Web hosting services,
networking solutions and technical support to local and state governments.
Teams with MasterCard, GE, Mutual of America, HOK Planning Group and Arthur J.
Gallagher as National Corporate Sponsors of the National Association of Cities
(NAC) and the BuildingAmerica Program:
The National Association of Cities (NAC)
today announced the launch of BuildingAmerica, a grassroots economic
development program designed to help America’s small cities and towns find
greater financial stability. In addition, the program provides a forum where
citizens and town leaders can communicate seamlessly with other constituents
in their communities.
The BuildingAmerica program simultaneously promotes more
than 10,000 cities, towns and villages throughout the United States through a
central website, where citizens can find information about individual towns,
including local available and sought after business resources, points of
interest and recreational activities. This vital municipal information has
been compiled over the past two years and can easily be accessed online at
BuildingAmerica Program is a vitally important balancing factor on the
Internet with its ability to pool nationwide municipality resources under one
umbrella,” said Jason Whitley, President & CEO of GOVJOBS. “Like
BuildingAmerica, we understand the necessity for mutually beneficial
association between different kinds of organizations to help ensure and
nurture growth in local governments and their surrounding communities.”
provided by MasterCard & Business Newswire
Becomes DoD-CCR Compliant
On behalf of the DoD, GOVJOBS joins more than 800,000 commercial and
government entity's as a DoD VAR. For CAGE code or solicitation inquiry's,
please contact our
Website Update Rollout
Today's official release of 1.03.001 website update includes many new features
to our site. Full site consolidation continues with the full preconditioned
beta release. The full 2002 Rollout is scheduled for release on January 10,
2002. For beta testing inquiry's please call our main line and ask for Peter
Osapay. Press release of the 2002 Rollout will be posted to this page after
GOVJOBS Becomes a DeLL Brand Powered Site
GOVJOBS continues to lead and expand its market potential in the government
jobs market by investing in all new cutting edge
brand hardware and
Internet security platforms, by adding multiple new web server farms,
switching technology and security platforms, able of serving up data to large
numbers of viewers simultaneously.
Teams with JobWarehouse
GOVJOBS joins forces with
through banner exchange to help
expand JobSeeker exposure to both sites.
makes it to the top at AltaVista.com
GOVJOBS launches new marketing campaign with
engine to help drive Job Seeker traffic to our employer customers job
Card Verification System Rollout
After much anticipation, beta testing was completed last week and rollout
of our new 128 bit encrypted pay online job posting platform and went live today. Employers can now post jobs and pay for them by Purchase Order/Invoice, Credit
Card or Online Check.
positions GOVJOBS as the first privately owned government specific job bank to
offer acceptance of federal, state and local purchase cards (levels 1-5),
processed on a federal banking network. The new system enables employers the
advantage of prepaid job posting packages discounted to 20% for
posting 4 or more jobs, up to 100 jobs at a time. The system is 100% automated
and functions in real-time.
Search Tool Update
Today we launched a new and more robust version of our job search tool.
Updates include added SQL functionality to the backend to serve up more
accurate searches. A new "Search Tool Help" page. Users can now get
"Quick Search Tips", link can be found on the Job and Resume search
New features include "Search by Location", and sophisticated Syntax
variables for advanced users such as; AND, OR, *, &, +, -, ?, ( ).
Website Design Update
We have completely redesigned and updated our websites front-end graphical
user interface. Featured additions include all new custom graphics, additional
HR partnered content,
Recruiter/JobSeeker discussion forum,
Employers, NASA TV
live streaming video broadcast and much more.
r.1.021 ASP Software Release
Robust ASP software update goes live today. This release is an eight module
rollout consisting of a resume posting module, job search module, job post
module, resume search module and an employer profile module are among the
first of modules to rollout.
Our new Customer Service Website was placed online to encourage users who
experience difficulties with our site to seek, discuss or provide feedback to
our Web developers.
- chosen as a Fourth Annual GII Awards Semi-Finalist
Information Infrastructure (GII) Awards program is the Internet industry's
premier leadership initiative honoring a wide variety of businesses,
organizations, and communities. The Awards showcase the advancements that are
possible in all sectors of business and society when network and Internet
technology are creatively applied.
The annual GII Awards are sponsored by leading companies across the
globe-companies that seek to educate, grow the market, and showcase their
capabilities in the context of compelling benefits of technology. Through GII,
Award sponsors are able to reach and influence key players in business and
institutional markets that shape the future of our global Internet economy.
Previous GII Award sponsors include Compaq, Citibank, IBM, Gateway, and
"Being the only truly commercial site chosen by the US Government GII
Awards judging panel as a top 20 semi-finalist out of 500 applicants for the
We are honored to be a Semi-Finalist.
President & CEO
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Federal and Local
Government P- Cards (levels 1-5) & Online
Checks accepted here
Cards and Online Checks are securely processed by the leading
of data encryption security for secured server
credit card processing