SureWest Announces Broadband Web Portal

Jun 16, 2006

Laszlo Systems, Inc. and independent telecommunications holding company SureWest Communications have announced the availability of SureWest's new broadband web portal, which offers high-speed internet subscribers access to personalized content modules, and services, including weather, news, stock updates, email and online games. Built by Laszlo Studios on an open source Ajax development platform, OpenLaszlo, the interactive web portal can be previewed by non-subscribers at the website.

Designed by Laszlo Studios, the professional services arm of Laszlo Systems that builds custom applications using the OpenLaszlo platform, the SureWest portal encourages users to extend their online visit and engage with the informational content. Each modular application offers a number of features, such as personalized display and search functions, and subscribers can also change and save their preferences, ranging from layout and color to background and content.