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    FACEBOOK, MICROSOFT, AND OTHERS LAUNCH DEEPFAKE DETECTION CHALLENGE

    Dec 11, 2019

    Deepfakes, or media that takes a person in an existing image, audio recording, or video and replaces them with someone else’s likeness using AI algorithms, are multiplying quickly. Amsterdam-based cybersecurity startup Deeptrace found 14,698 deepfake videos on the internet during its most rece...

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    THE GOOGLE PIXEL WILL GET BIGGER, MORE REGULAR SOFTWARE UPDATES YOU MIGHT ACTUALLY REMEMBER

    Dec 10, 2019

    Yesterday, Google unveiled a new part of its strategy with Pixel phones: the so-called “feature drop.” Google has bundled a bunch of software features that are exclusive (at least for now) to the Pixel line and is releasing them in one larger update instead of trickling them out whenever...

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    AWS SAGEMAKER’S NEW MACHINE LEARNING IDE ISN’T READY TO WIN OVER DATA SCIENTISTS

    Dec 08, 2019

    AWS SageMaker, the machine learning brand of AWS, announced the release of SageMaker Studio, branded an “IDE for ML,” on Tuesday. Machine-learning has been gaining traction and, with its compute-heavy training workloads, could prove a decisive factor in the growing battle over public clo...

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    QUALCOMM’S SNAPDRAGON TECH SUMMIT FOCUSES ON 5G AI CHIPS AND USE CASES

    Dec 03, 2019

    Qualcomm generally uses its annual Snapdragon Tech Summit in Maui to unveil next-generation mobile processors and related technologies, which it accomplished with major new Snapdragon 865/765 and 3D Sonic Max dual-fingerprint scanner reveals today. But the bigger theme of the event is demonstrating ...

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    D-WAVE EXPANDS LEAP API INTO AMAZON BRAKET

    Dec 02, 2019

    D-Wave Systems Inc., the leader in quantum computing systems, software, and services, today announced the expansion of the Leap™ API into Amazon Braket, a new, fully managed Amazon Web Services (AWS) solution that allows scientists, researchers, and developers to begin experimenting with compu...

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    AWS MAKES IT EASIER TO ADD MACHINE LEARNING PREDICTION MODELS TO YOUR MARTECH TOOLS, DASHBOARDS

    Nov 27, 2019

    Amazon is bringing its machine learning capabilities to more business analysts and developers. The company announced Tuesday that Amazon Aurora, Amazon Athena and Amazon QuickSight users will now have access to machine learning prediction models that can easily be integrated into various application...

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    KERAS INVENTOR CHOLLET CHARTS A NEW DIRECTION FOR AI: A Q&A

    Nov 26, 2019

    François Chollet, a scientist in Google's artificial intelligence unit, is a member of a new generation of pioneers in machine learning. In 2015, he introduced the world to an application programming interface that has become wildly popular for implementing deep learning networks, called ...

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    ICLG.COM LAUNCHES AI-POWERED SEARCH ENGINE USING LEXSNAP TECHNOLOGY

    Nov 25, 2019

    LexSnap has successfully implemented its cutting-edge AI technology to enhance the search engine capabilities of , following the , in July. , the LegalTech search engine company, has worked closely with Global Legal Group (GLG) for several months to understand and make the most out of the legal data...

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    GOOGLE TACKLES THE BLACK BOX PROBLEM WITH EXPLAINABLE AI

    Nov 24, 2019

    It can be amazing at churning through gigantic amounts of data to solve challenges that humans struggle with. But understanding how it makes its decisions is often very difficult to do, if not impossible. That means when an AI model works it is not as easy as it should be to make further refinements...

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    PROGRAMMABLEWEB UPDATES API DIRECTORY TO BETTER SUPPORT MULTIPLE API VERSIONS

    Nov 21, 2019

    This year (2019) marks a special year in the 15-year history of ProgrammableWeb, the Web's journal of the API economy. By the time you read this, ProgrammableWeb's API directory will have eclipsed over 23,000 unique API profiles. But, in all honesty, this number barely scratches the surface ...

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    IBM LAUNCHES OPEN TECHNOLOGY TO SPEED RESPONSE TO CYBER THREATS ACROSS CLOUDS

    Nov 20, 2019

    IBM announced Cloud Pak for Security, featuring industry-first innovations to connect with any security tool, cloud or on-premise system, without moving data from its original source. Available today, the platform includes open-source technology for hunting threats, automation capabilities to help s...

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    APRIMO NAMED A LEADER IN DAM FOR CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE BY INDEPENDENT RESEARCH FIRM

    Nov 20, 2019

    CHICAGO - Aprimo, a leading provider of technology solutions for content, operations, and performance, today announced it has been recognized as a ‘Leader’ in “The Forrester Wave™: Digital Asset Management (DAM) for Customer Experience, Q4 2019” report by Forrester Rese...


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    NVIDIA LAUNCHES MAGNUM IO SOFTWARE SUITE TO HELP ELIMINATE DATA BOTTLENECKS FOR DATA SCIENTISTS AND AI, HPC RESEARCHERS

    Nov 19, 2019

    NVIDIA introduced NVIDIA Magnum IO, a suite of software to help data scientists and AI and high performance computing researchers process massive amounts of data in minutes, rather than hours. Optimized to eliminate storage and input/output bottlenecks, Magnum IO delivers up to 20x faster data proce...

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    CORE SCIENTIFIC PROVIDES NETAPP ONTAP AI INFRASTRUCTURE AS A SERVICE – POWERED BY NVIDIA DGX SYSTEMS FOR DEEP LEARNING SOLUTIONS

    Nov 18, 2019

    Core Scientific provides accelerated AI computing optimized to the demands of AI and deep learning.  Core Scientific’s Cloud for Data Scientists™ now also integrates NetApp® ONTAP® AI, built on a verified architecture that combines NVIDIA DGX systems for compute and NetApp A...

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    ASUS AND GOOGLE DEVELOP TINKER BOARDS FOR AI

    Nov 18, 2019

    Google is now the most little computer to bring in the preparation of the IS. Yes, the company has a single board computer to work on the Asus shook hands with. Google this new and small computers the name of the Tinker Board will. The special thing is that the size of the credit card as much as wil...

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    GOOGLE MAKES CONTACT CENTER AI GENERALLY AVAILABLE

    Nov 14, 2019

    Google Cloud on Thursday announced the general availability of Contact Center AI. The contact center software enables businesses to deploy virtual agents for basic customer interactions, and it offers an "agent assist" feature to transcribe calls, recommend workflows and provide other kind...

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    SEE WHAT PEOPLE ARE SAYING ABOUT THE POLY STUDIO USB VIDEO BAR

    Nov 13, 2019

    “The Polycom Studio is fantastic because it gives organisations access to the flexible huddle room environments they need, without asking them to deal with complicated tools and technology. The Polycom Studio is a powerful piece of equipment, but it’s not complicated or daunting. Unlike ...

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    OFFRS.COM LAUNCHES AI-POWERED APP MARKETPLACE TO DRIVE MARKETING AUTOMATION

    Nov 13, 2019

    One of the leading companies in Predictive Analytics and Lead Generation in the real estate sector, offrs.com (offrs), recently announced the launch of its AI-powered app marketplace. Named Smart Apps, the marketplace drives Marketing Automation by using the power of its Smart Data. The marketplace ...

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    JOHN CARMACK STEPS DOWN AT OCULUS TO PURSUE AI PASSION PROJECT ‘BEFORE I GET TOO OLD’

    Nov 13, 2019

    Legendary coder John Carmack  is leaving Facebook’s Oculus after 6 years to focus on a personal project — no less than the creation of Artificial General Intelligence, or “Strong AI.” He’ll remain attached to the company in a “Consulting CTO” position, ...

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    FACEBOOK’S LATEST GIANT LANGUAGE AI HITS COMPUTING WALL AT 500 NVIDIA GPUS

    Nov 12, 2019

    With a trend to bigger and bigger machine learning models, state-of-the-art artificial intelligence research continues to run up against the limits of conventional computing technology. That's one outcome of the latest mammoth piece of work by researchers at Facebook's AI team. Last week the...

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    POINTR BRINGS WAYFINDING TECHNOLOGY TO WASHINGTON, D.C. AIRPORTS

    Nov 11, 2019

    The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority (MWAA) has awarded Pointr, the Deep Location Company, a six-figure contract to provide indoor location GPS for Washington Dulles International (IAD) and Ronald Reagan Washington National (DCA). Pointr’s Deep Location technology aims to enhance the...

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    WHAT HAPPENS WHEN YOU INJECT SECURITY INTO DEVOPS: DEVSECOPS

    Nov 07, 2019

    If you think that the security reviews that your DevOps team conducts are enough, give it another thought.
    We already do security testing in DevOps. How is DevSecOps different?

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    NVIDIA PROVIDES US POSTAL SERVICE AI TECHNOLOGY TO IMPROVE DELIVERY SERVICE

    Nov 06, 2019

    NVIDIA today announced that the United States Postal Service – the world’s largest postal service, with 485 million mail pieces processed and delivered daily – is adopting end-to-end AI technology from NVIDIA to improve its package data processing efficiency. The new system starts ...

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    AUTOMATED VEHICLE INSPECTIONS BECOME A REALITY WITH COMPUTER VISION, AI, AND A MOBILE PHONE

    Nov 05, 2019

    Scope Technology, a 20-year veteran in the automotive industry, is announcing a new automated mobile vehicle inspection technology during the SEMA Show. The solution, called eMager, can perform a vehicle scan in seconds with a mobile phone and powerful Computer Vision and AI processing and analysis ...

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    POLY ANNOUNCES SECOND QUARTER FISCAL YEAR 2020 FINANCIAL RESULTS

    Nov 05, 2019

    Plantronics, Inc. (NYSE: PLT) ("Poly" or the "Company") today announced second quarter fiscal year 2020 results for the period ending September 30, 2019. Highlights of the second quarter include the following: “During the second quarter, we made further progress reducing ou...

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    POLY INTRODUCES POLY STUDIO X SERIES FOR MICROSOFT TEAMS AT MICROSOFT IGNITE 2019

    Nov 04, 2019

    Plantronics, Inc. (“Poly” – formerly Plantronics and Polycom) (NYSE: PLT), a global communications company that powers meaningful human connection and collaboration, will introduce video conferencing devices with a built-in Microsoft Teams experience at Microsoft Ignite 2019. The P...

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    HOW AI, ML CAN HELP FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS WITH FRAUD PREVENTION

    Nov 04, 2019

    Advancements in technology are having a remarkable bearing on the way we live and conduct business. The banking and financial services industry has always been an early adopter of technology and has greatly benefited by it, but in this constantly changing environment, financial institutions find the...

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    GOOGLE DETAILS ‘BIOMETRIC API’ FOR ANDROID WHICH ENABLES PIXEL 4’S FACE UNLOCK

    Oct 31, 2019

    Biometric authentication has been a part of Android for a few years at this point, but times are changing and so is the way we log into our phones. Face unlock is the next big thing, and Google is urging developers to add support for the “Biometric API” for Android which makes biometrics...

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    PITCHBOOK RELEASES NEW EMERGING TECHNOLOGY RESEARCH

    Oct 30, 2019

    PitchBook, the premier data provider for the private and public equity markets, will release nine Emerging Technology Research reports in Q4 2019 to expand coverage of new sectors, including healthtech, IoT, information security and supply chain tech. Launched in May 2019 with investors and advisors...

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    MOZILLA AND ELEMENT AI WANT TO BUILD ‘DATA TRUSTS’ IN THE ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE AGE

    Oct 29, 2019

    Mozilla, the nonprofit behind the free and open-source Firefox web browser, is partnering with Montreal-based artificial intelligence startup Element AI to push for ethical use of AI. To that effect, the two companies are exploring the idea of data trusts, a proposed data collection approach that ai...

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    HYUNDAI DEVELOPS ‘WORLD’S FIRST’ MACHINE LEARNING-BASED CRUISE CONTROL TECHNOLOGY

    Oct 24, 2019

    The automaker says the SCC-ML technology incorporates the driver’s patterns into its self-driving behavior, creating a custom experience for the driver. The technology, an industry first, incorporates artificial intelligence within the Advanced Driver Assistance System (ADAS) feature. The syst...

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    AI, MACHINE LEARNING TO DOMINATE CXO AGENDA OVER NEXT 5 YEARS

    Oct 23, 2019

    Gartner's outlook for the next five years revolves around the idea that artificial intelligence will augment human decisions, emotions and relationships. The big question is whether Gartner's prognostications will play out in the next five years. At the Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo, analyst Dary...

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    EXTREME NETWORK BOWS ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE AND MACHINE LEARNING-BASED CLOUD MANAGEMENT APPLICATION

    Oct 22, 2019

    Using tools from its Aerohive Networks acquisition earlier this year, Extreme Networks announced a new cloud management application that uses artificial intelligence and machine learning. Extreme's ExtremeCloud IQ provides enterprises with visibility into their networks as well as automation. It...

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    SCIENTISTS FUSE BRAINS WITH AI IMPLANTS TO 'GIVE PEOPLE SUPERHUMAN INTELLIGENCE'

    Oct 21, 2019

    Humans will be turned into cyborgs — with scientists sticking AI implants deep into their brains. Brain-zapping electrodes have treated seizure patients with promising results, and bizarre and unexpected side-effects of calmness and positivity means they are now being probed as a radical treat...

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    MICROSTRATEGY PARTNERS WITH DATAROBOT TO SET NEW STANDARDS FOR ENTERPRISE AI-DRIVEN INSIGHTS

    Oct 17, 2019

    MicroStrategy Incorporated , a leading worldwide provider of enterprise analytics and mobility software, announced a new technology partnership with DataRobot, a leader in enterprise artificial intelligence (AI), designed to make it easier for businesses to integrate AI into their most popular appli...

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    PEGA ACCELERATES AI IMPLEMENTATIONS WITH NEW STEP-BY-STEP GUIDANCE BUILT DIRECTLY INTO SOFTWARE

    Oct 16, 2019

    Pegasystems Inc., the software company empowering digital transformation at the world’s leading enterprises, announced Next-Best-Action Designer – an intuitive AI configuration wizard that makes it fast and easy for business users to optimize customer experiences across all channels. Wit...

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    FIRST RESPONDERS TO BE IMMORTALIZED THROUGH PELICAN PRODUCTS’ ‘PORTRAITS OF PROTECTION’

    Oct 15, 2019

    TORRANCE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--With a long history of providing protective cases for both photographers and first responders, Pelican Products today announced its Portraits of Protection photo competition. This program brings these two communities together to immortalize heroes who’ve step...

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    EMONEY LAUNCHES API-BASED SOLUTION FOR ADVISORS

    Oct 15, 2019

    Financial planning software company eMoney Advisor has just launched an API solution that provides advisors and large enterprise organizations easy access to planning, client fact data, document storage and other features on the eMoney platform. eMoney Access allows advisors who might otherwise use ...

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    CUJO AI LAUNCHES LENS, FIRST AI-POWERED NETWORK ANALYTICS TOOL FOR BROADBAND OPERATORS

    Oct 14, 2019

    CUJO AI, the global leader in the development and application of artificial intelligence to improve the security, control, and privacy of connected devices, today announced the launch of Lens, a breakthrough network analytics product. For the first time in the industry, network operators can obtain ...

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    NEXT-GEN PARTNERS: LEMONGRASS SPECIALIST POSITIONING AS NICHE PARTNER FOR SAP ON AWS

    Oct 11, 2019

    This IDC Market Note highlights Lemongrass Consulting, a global SAP-on-AWS specialist founded in 2008 and headquartered in the U.K. The company focuses on SAP Enterprise, Business One, and Business ByDesign on AWS. This document is part of a wider series of reports that shines a spotlight on the str...


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    FIXING PATIENT ACCESS: ASPARIA ANNOUNCES FIRST CHATBOT EMBEDDED IN ELECTRONIC HEALTH RECORDS

    Oct 10, 2019

    Asparia announced the launch of the first conversational platform using intelligent chatbots embedded into electronic health records (EHRs). Now, patient access functions can be automated with customized two-way communication that improves adherence to appointments, check-ups, and preventive screeni...

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    MICROSOFT DEPLOYS BLOCKCHAIN, AI AND THE CLOUD FOR MAERSK LINE

    Oct 09, 2019

    The world’s largest shipping line Maersk is no stranger to digital transformation. It was the first global logistics company to embrace IoT, creating a framework by which it could monitor not only every vessel in its fleet, but the speed, course and engine parameters as well. Now, with the hel...

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    THE UPSIDE OF AI ACCESSIBILITY NOW AND IN THE FUTURE

    Oct 06, 2019

    AI is often misunderstood by those who lack education or training in the technology. This interview with Max Versace, CEO and co-founder, Neurala offers some new insights into the technology. AI is certainly on the rise, despite some of the concerns some have expressed about it leading to doomsday s...

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    MAVENIR OUVRE UN NOUVEAU CENTRE D€™INNOVATION à STOCKHOLM

    Oct 04, 2019

    STOCKHOLM--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mavenir opens new Center of Innovation in Stockholm. The Center will focus on Mavenir’s innovative and open virtualized Radio Access Network (vRAN).
    Nous établissons ces centres d’excellence dans des régions où il ...

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    SRL JOINS HANDS WITH MICROSOFT TO CREATE AI BASED API FOR EARLY DETECTION OF CERVICAL CANCER

    Oct 04, 2019

    SRL and Microsoft organized a day-long pan India Histopathology Meet, themed on‘Digital Pathology and Artificial Intelligence’, in Mumbai. The day-long event was attended by leading histopathologists from across the country, the senior leadership team of SRL, and the Microsoft Azure Glob...

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    ROBOT SOFTWARE MARKET: GLOBAL INDUSTRY ANALYSIS AND OPPORTUNITY 2019 TO 2025|IBM, ABB, NVIDIA,

    Oct 02, 2019

    The global Robot Software market is carefully researched in the report while largely concentrating on top players and their business tactics, geographical expansion, market segments, competitive landscape, manufacturing, and pricing and cost structures. Each section of the research study is speciall...

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    MARKET ANALYSIS PERSPECTIVE: WORLDWIDE SMALL AND MEDIUM-SIZED BUSINESS, 2019

    Oct 01, 2019

    This IDC Market Analysis Perspective was given in different forms in 2019, with additional client-specific slides included. It provides an overview of the worldwide view of small and medium-sized business (SMB) markets in Brazil, Germany, United Kingdom, China, India, and Japan. IDC Market An...

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    AI (ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE) SPEAKER MARKET RECENT ADVANCEMENTS, REVENUE STATUS AND GROWTH PROSPECTS 2019 TO 2025

    Oct 01, 2019

    A new report titled as Global AI (Artificial Intelligence) Speaker Market is added to its database by MarketInsightsReports based on an in-depth assessment with an overall study of the market. Current scenario of the market and upcoming market trends are a vital instrument for survival and growth in...

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    MEDNET RELEASES NEW EXPANDED API FOR ALL-IN-ONE ECLINICAL PLATFORM

    Sep 26, 2019

    Mednet, a healthcare technology company, announced it has released an enhanced API for its eClinical software solution, iMednet. The new API delivers increased functionality of the iMednet platform and simplifies the process for data extraction, increasing the speed in which clinical research teams ...

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    API LAUNCHES LASER TRACKER RENTAL AND RENT-TO-OWN PROGRAMS

    Sep 25, 2019

    The program allows manufacturers to gain access to API’s benchmark RADIAN laser tracker to perform specific measurements, alignments and calibration tasks or overcome periods of bottleneck for its own portable measurement equipment. API trackers can be rented daily, weekly, monthly or for long...

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    CEREBRI AI LAUNCHES CEREBRI VALUES CX V2

    Sep 24, 2019

    Cerebri AI, announced the official launch of its second-generation Cerebri Values Customer Experience platform (CV/CX v2), which is now in the hands of customers and in full production. CV/CX v2 is a total revolution in measuring customer engagement and uses engagement values to drive financial resu...

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    ARTIFICIAL SOLUTIONS PIONEERING CONVERSATIONAL AI PATENTS VALIDATED BY TECH GIANTS’ FORWARD CITATIONS

    Sep 23, 2019

    Artificial Solutions, the leading specialist in enterprise-strength conversational AI, announced that the value of its patent portfolio has grown by more than 50%. At the same time the number of forward citations of Artificial Solutions’ founding patents in conversational AI technology has inc...

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    MICROSOFT TO ADD MORE AI-INFUSED APPS AND FEATURES TO DYNAMICS 365

    Sep 23, 2019

    Microsoft is adding new applications and features to its Dynamics 365 CRM and ERP portfolio, officials announced today, September 23. Many of the new additions to the line-up are "AI-driven," which in this case, means they are built on various Microsoft AI technologies that are now part of...

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    ABERDEEN BEHAVIORAL TECHNOGRAPHICS IS NOW LIVE

    Sep 23, 2019

    Aberdeen announced Aberdeen Behavioral Technographics – the industry’s first install (technographic) data that actively measures technology in use. Legacy technographic data only provides a single yes/no estimate as to whether a company uses a specific technology. Aberdeen Behavioral Tec...

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    FUJIFILM SONOSITE, INC. TAPS THE AI2 INCUBATOR TO INTERPRET ULTRASOUND IMAGES WITH AI

    Sep 19, 2019

    FUJIFILM SonoSite, Inc., specialists in developing cutting-edge, point-of-care ultrasound solutions, and the Allen Institute of Artificial Intelligence (AI2) Incubator, builder of AI-first startups, announced a collaboration to interpret ultrasound images with AI, enabling new ultrasound application...

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    TGS AND QUANTICO ENERGY SOLUTIONS ANNOUNCE COLLABORATION FOR AI-BASED SEISMIC INVERSION

    Sep 18, 2019

    TGS, a leading provider of multi-client geoscience and engineering data for Exploration & Production companies, and Quantico Energy Solutions (Quantico), an artificial intelligence (AI) company focused on subsurface solutions for Exploration & Production companies, announced a technology col...

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    POLY INTRODUCES THE NEXT GENERATION OF SAVI WIRELESS HEADSETS

    Sep 18, 2019

    Plantronics, Inc. (“Poly” – formerly Plantronics and Polycom) (NYSE: PLT), a global communications company that powers meaningful human connection and collaboration, today announced the next generation of the company’s lineup of popular Savi wireless headsets. The enhanced Sa...

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    GOOGLE’S AI DETECTS 26 SKIN DISEASES WITH ACCURACY COMPARABLE TO DERMATOLOGISTS

    Sep 17, 2019

    A Google research team has recently created an artificial intelligence (AI) system that can detect 26 different skin diseases with the same accuracy as a licensed dermatologist. This deep learning technology evaluates images and metadata, such as self-reported symptoms and demographic information, t...

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    SAP SUCCESSFACTORS PERFORMANCE & GOALS SOLUTION CUSTOMERS SURPASS 5,000

    Sep 17, 2019

    Over 300 new clients chose the solution in the first half of 2019 to help keep their workforces passionate, performing and focused on the right objectives. These customers include Arrocera Los Corrales S.A. (ALCSA), CLAAS Group, Constructora EBCO S.A., Compartamos Banco and TÜV Rheinland Group....

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    SAP LAUNCHES NEW ACCELERATOR PROGRAM IN MUNICH

    Sep 16, 2019

    SAP.iO Foundry Munich is part of SAP’s innovation strategy and is designed to provide the startups with access to curated mentorship, exposure to SAP technology and application programmable interfaces (APIs), and opportunities to collaborate with SAP customers.The startups in the Munich cohort...

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    IO-TAHOE NAMED A LEADER IN THE USE OF AI FOR DATA MANAGEMENT BY ENTERPRISE MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATES (EMA)

    Sep 16, 2019

    Io-Tahoe, a pioneer in Smart Data Discovery and AI-Driven Data Catalog products, in its efforts to continue to transform the data discovery market, announced it has been named a Leader in the use of artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) for data management in a new research report a...

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    VONAGE CONTINUES TO DRIVE CONVERSATIONAL APPLIED AI FOR ENTERPRISE BUSINESSES VIA NEXMO, THE VONAGE API PLATFORM

    Sep 16, 2019

    Vonage, a global business cloud communications leader, continues to advance the rapid implementation of Applied Artificial Intelligence (AI) capabilities in the enterprise with the power of Nexmo, the Vonage API Platform. Through its network of AI and BOT provider partners, Vonage is enabling brands...

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    XACTLY TO PARTICIPATE IN FIVE PANELS DURING EIGHTH ANNUAL DENVER STARTUP WEEK

    Sep 13, 2019

    Xactly, a leading innovator of sales performance management (SPM) software, today announced its participation in Denver Startup Week 2019, on Sept. 16-20 in downtown Denver. The largest free entrepreneurial event of its kind in North America, the annual Denver Startup Week brings together innovators...

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    SAP INTEGRATED DELIVERY FRAMEWORK EASES MOVE TO SAP S/4HANA FOR CUSTOMERS

    Sep 12, 2019

    SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) today announced the continued momentum of its SAP Integrated Delivery Framework, which helps streamline the move to SAP S/4HANA for SAP customers on partner-led projects. With SAP Value Assurance service packages and SAP Model Company services acting as the foundation for the deli...

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    PWC CANADA AND QUORUM SOFTWARE TO ACCELERATE DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION FOR MIDSTREAM COMPANIES

    Sep 12, 2019

    PwC Canada, a leader in providing advisory services, and Quorum Software, the leader in digital transformation for the oil and gas industry, announced the signing of a Joint Business Agreement. Quorum and PwC Canada are collaborating on digital transformation initiatives for the midstream sector of ...

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    ABBOTT ANNOUNCES NEW DATA THAT SHOWS ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE TECHNOLOGY CAN HELP DOCTORS BETTER DETERMINE WHICH PATIENTS ARE HAVING A HEART ATTACK

    Sep 11, 2019

    Abbott announced that new research, published in the journal Circulation, found its algorithm could help doctors in hospital emergency rooms more accurately determine if someone is having a heart attack or not, so that they can receive faster treatments or be safely discharged. In this study, resear...

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    SAMSUNG LET DEVELOPERS TEST THEIR APPS ON THE GALAXY FOLD BEFORE RELEASE

    Sep 10, 2019

    Aside from the hardware challenges Samsung faced when developing the Galaxy Fold, the tech giant also had to think about the user experience and how the software will get along with the new form factor. Well, the Korean tech giant says it began development way back in April 2018 and collaborated wit...

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    SAP AND CUSTOMERS INNOVATE NEW WAYS FOR INDUSTRY-SPECIFIC PARTS PLANNING

    Sep 10, 2019

    These are the result of SAP’s intelligent supply chain for assets customer initiative, which brought together SAP and more than 45 customers to co-innovate in this mission-critical area. The announcement was made at the North American Supply Chain Executive Summit in Chicago.“Every busin...

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    TECHTARGET ARCHER AWARDS HONOR OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN B2B TECH MARKETING & INSIDE SALES IN ASIA PACIFIC

    Sep 10, 2019

    TechTarget, Inc. (Nasdaq: TTGT), the global leader in B2B technology purchase intent data and services, honored 13 of its customers in Asia Pacific (APAC) as part of its inaugural awards program, the Archer Awards. The winners were recognized for their marketing and sales success, as well as overall...

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    A.I. AND VIRTUAL REALITY CAN DETERMINE NEUROSURGEON EXPERTISE WITH 90 PER CENT ACCURACY

    Sep 09, 2019

    Machine learning-guided virtual reality simulators can help neurosurgeons develop the skills they need before they step in the operating room, according to a recent study. Research from the Neurosurgical Simulation and Artificial Intelligence Learning Centre at the Montreal Neurological Institute an...

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    AGAT SOFTWARE ANNOUNCES THE LAUNCH OF SECURITY & COMPLIANCE FEATURES FOR WEBEX TEAMS

    Sep 09, 2019

    AGAT, an innovative software provider specializing in security and compliance solutions for Unified Communications & Collaboration (UCC) services, announces the launch of SphereShield for Cisco Webex Teams. AGAT’s award-winning flagship product – SphereShield, handles security threat...

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    BIGTINCAN TAKES AIM AT REVENUE ENABLEMENT WITH ASDEQLABS ACQUISITION

    Sep 05, 2019

    Bigtincan (ASX:BTH), the leader in mobile, AI-powered sales enablement automation,  today announced the acquisition of AsdeqLabs, whose platform provides support for field-based employees and mobile service capabilities, helping to usher in the next evolution of service enablement and customer ...

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    FACEBOOK IS MAKING ITS OWN AI DEEPFAKES TO HEAD OFF A DISINFORMATION DISASTER

    Sep 05, 2019

    Facebook fears that AI-generated “deepfake” videos could be the next big source of viral misinformation—spreading among its users with potentially catastrophic consequences for the next US presidential election. Its solution? Making lots of deepfakes of its own, to help researchers...

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    POINTPREDICTIVE LAUNCHES INCOMEPASS-A ML INCOME VALIDATION THAT REPLACES THE WORK NUMBER

    Sep 04, 2019

    PointPredictive, the company that solves the billion-dollar problems of auto, mortgage, fintech and retail lending risk, announced the general availability of IncomePASS. The solution offers a real-time assessment of an applicant’s stated income to allow highly accurate clearing of validated i...

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    DFROBOT ANNOUNCES UPDATED INCENTIVES ON KICKSTARTER FOR ITS AI-POWERED CAMERA CAPABLE OF LEARNING THROUGH CLICKS

    Sep 03, 2019

    DFRobot recently announced new incentives for contributors on its Kickstarter page for its AI-powered camera HuskyLens, which makes computer vision cheap and accessible to the DIY electronics community. The incentives will be available to those who support the campaign before September 7 on Kickstar...

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    ELON MUSK AND JACK MA DISCUSS AI AT THE WORLD ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE CONFERENCE IN SHANGHAI

    Sep 02, 2019

    At the Shanghai Expo Center in China, hosting the 2019 World Artificial Intelligence Conference, Elon Musk and Jack Ma began proceedings with a 45-minute debate around the risks and potential rewards associated with artificial intelligence while also discussing Mars, work culture and chimpanzees amo...

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    AIBLE ANNOUNCES WORLD’S FIRST FULLY AUTOMATED ML AI PLATFORM FOR DATA SCIENTISTS AND DEVELOPERS

    Aug 29, 2019

    Aible, the leader in real-world AI for business impact, launched Aible Advanced, its new solution for data scientists and developers that automates the machine learning process from data-to-impact. Aible Advanced empowers data scientists with a platform that advances beyond legacy semi-AutoML soluti...

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    ISB, MICROSOFT TO SET UP ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE DIGITAL LAB

    Aug 28, 2019

    Artificial Intelligence (AI) spans every major industry and is likely to dramatically transform industries. With better algorithms and large amounts of data, AI has the potential to perhaps outperform human decision-making. Performance differentials between firms on account of their proficiency with...

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    TECHTARGET’S SEARCHSERVERVIRTUALIZATION.COM ANNOUNCES “BEST OF VMWORLD” 2019 AWARD WINNERS

    Aug 28, 2019

    Global technology media and purchase intent data and services company TechTarget, Inc. (Nasdaq: TTGT) announced the winners of the “Best of VMworld” 2019 Awards at the VMworld ® 2019 US conference being held this week in San Francisco and sponsored by VMware, Inc. As the official med...

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    NVIDIA PARTNERS WITH VMWARE, BRINGS AI-BOOSTING GPUS

    Aug 27, 2019

    Chipmaker NVIDIA (NVDA) is teaming up with VMware (VMW) and Amazon (AMZN) to speed up artificial intelligence (or AI) tasks. On Monday, NVIDIA announced that it would release accelerated GPU technology for VMware Cloud on Amazon’s cloud division, AWS (Amazon Web Services). The new virtual GPU ...

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    BIGTINCAN NAMED IN GARTNER’S MARKET GUIDE FOR SALES ENGAGEMENT PLATFORMS, MEETING ALL IDENTIFIED CAPABILITIES

    Aug 27, 2019

    Bigtincan (ASX:BTH), the leader in mobile, AI-powered sales enablement automation,  today announced it has been recognized as a Representative Vendor of Sales Engagement Platforms in all of the capabilities defined by Gartner as part of the August 2019 Market Guide for Sales Enablement Platform...

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    HUAWEI LAUNCHES ASCEND 910 CHIP BASED ON MINDSPORE AI COMPUTING FRAMEWORK

    Aug 26, 2019

    Almost after a year of its development, Huawei Ascend 910 Artificial Intelligence chip is now made available for the market. Today, Huawei announced this chipset with MindSpore AI computing framework. In the words of Huawei’s Rotating Chairman, Eric Xu: “Ascend 910 performs much better t...

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    IBM TRUSTED AI TOOLKITS FOR PYTHON COMBAT AI BIAS

    Aug 26, 2019

    Researchers at IBM are developing ways to reduce bias in machine learning models and to identify bias in data sets that train AI, with the goal of avoiding discrimination in the behavior and decisions made by AI-driven applications. As a result of this research, called the Trusted AI project, the co...

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    PARABOLE.AI LAUNCHES AI-POWERED COGNITIVE ANALYTICS FOR THE ENTERPRISE ON MICROSOFT AZURE

    Aug 22, 2019

    Parabole.ai announces that it has moved its Cognitive Analytics Platform onto Microsoft Azure Marketplace to provide clients with knowledge mining capabilities far beyond those available in the market. Enterprise clients use Parabole’s platform to build knowledge mining and search solutions fo...

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    TOYOTA TO DEVELOP HUMAN SUPPORT ROBOTS WITH JAPANESE AI SPECIALISTS, PREFERRED NETWORKS

    Aug 21, 2019

    Toyota Motor is partnering with Japanese artificial intelligence and machine learning specialist Preferred Networks (PFN) to co-develop robots across multiple industries including healthcare and logistics, using Toyota’s own developed Human Support Robot (HSR) robotics platform. Toyota Motor i...

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    DATA BREACH DISCOVERY SOFTWARE, CANOPY, ADDS NEW ‘SMART TOOLS’ TO ACCELERATE THE IDENTIFICATION OF AFFECTED INDIVIDUALS

    Aug 21, 2019

    CanopyCo LLC, the data mining and breach review software developer, released several new “smart tools” to all subscribers of its flagship application, Canopy.  With the filtering, classification, and organization enhancements, Canopy users further reduce the volume of breached docum...

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    MARKETERS SHOULDN’T HAVE TO BE DATA SCIENTISTS

    Aug 20, 2019

    Over the past decade, the rise of Data-Driven Marketing and Account-Based Marketing (ABM) have both followed steep trajectories, and that’s no coincidence. After all, the best ABM programs are the ones built on rich data and insights. However, the meteoric rise of data-fueled ABM has had an un...

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    SNAPLOGIC DELIVERS AI-POWERED PIPELINE RECOMMENDATIONS, AN API DEVELOPER PORTAL, AND AZURE DATABRICKS SUPPORT WITH LATEST PLATFORM RELEASE

    Aug 19, 2019

    SnapLogic announced the availability of the August 2019 release of the SnapLogic Intelligent Integration Platform, delivering several new innovations that drive better productivity, deeper insights, and higher performance for customers. With this release, SnapLogic makes enterprise integration even ...

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    TOOLS4EVER ANNOUNCES NEW TECHNOLOGY PARTNERSHIP WITH ELLUCIAN

    Aug 17, 2019

    Today Tools4ever, a leading provider of Identity and Access Management solutions in education, announced a new partnership with Ellucian. The partnership unites two market-driven education solution providers. Mutual customers can now integrate Ellucian’s PowerCampus, Banner, and Colleague prod...

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    VCINITY TURNS THE CLOUD UPSIDE DOWN WITH ITS NEW SOFTWARE ONLY ULTIMATE X PRODUCT

    Aug 15, 2019

    Vcinity, Inc., the only company that enables applications to access data over vast geographical distances with local performance, announced the expansion of the Ultimate X (ULT X) product line with the addition of the software only product: ULT X-1000v. The new ULT X-1000v product can be deployed in...

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    RAZBERI TECHNOLOGIES PROVIDES SECURITY ANSWER TO IRONYUN’S AI VIDEO SURVEILLANCE PLATFORM

    Aug 13, 2019

    With the introduction of IP cameras, physical security has become a strain on network bandwidth. Security response times can mean the difference between life or death. The technology required to store and quickly retrieve 4 mega pixel video used to identify threats, would not be possible without a h...

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    BIGTINCAN RECOGNIZED BY KEY INDUSTRY ORGANIZATIONS AS LEADER IN SALES ENABLEMENT

    Aug 13, 2019

    Bigtincan (ASX:BTH), the leader in mobile, AI-powered sales enablement automation, was presented with the MarTech Breakthrough Award for “Best Sales Enablement Software for SMBs” for the second year in a row. Additionally Bigtincan was recently named a “Sales Automation Solution&rd...

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    MINDWELL INTRODUCES ARTIFICIALLY INTELLIGENT MEDITATION

    Aug 12, 2019

    Monclarity the mind, body, and soul technology company announced that meditation app Mindwell is launching Artificial Intelligence into their predictive mood engine. The Mindwell app helps users record their current mental state, as well as how they feel after each mindfulness session. Additionally,...

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    GOOGLE INVITES STARTUPS FOR ITS 3RD BATCH OF LAUNCHPAD ACCELERATOR INDIA PROGRAMME

    Aug 12, 2019

    Google on Monday said it is inviting early-stage startups to apply for its third batch of Launchpad Accelerator India. Now in its second year, the programme mentors early-stage startups on various aspects of their businesses like technology, product strategy, marketing, UX/UI (user interface design ...

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    5G ADOPTION KEY TO SUCCEEDING WITH AI, IOT AND ROBOTICS

    Aug 09, 2019

    Although it’s still early days to truly gauge the immediate impact of 5G technology on businesses, you should all embrace for a shinier future. The role of 5G on the world’s economy would be profound, especially in pushing the adoption rates of emerging technologies — Artificial In...

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    UCHEALTH’S VIRTUAL ASSISTANT “LIVI” POWERED BY CONVERSATIONAL AI NOW AVAILABLE ON SMART SPEAKER DEVICES

    Aug 08, 2019

    UCHealth now offers a virtual assistant who allows patients to interact universally across the health care system using conversational AI, accessed through smart speakers. UCHealth’s vision for Livi to be a fully functional, all-inclusive virtual assistant sets the health care system apart fro...

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    DOTDATA RELEASES AI ML UPDATES IN DATA SCIENCE AUTOMATION

    Aug 07, 2019

    dotData, the first and only company focused on delivering full-cycle data science automation and operationalization for the enterprise announced the availability of Version 1.6 of dotData Data Enterprise and Version 1.2 of dotDataPy. The new updates add significant enhancements to both versions of i...

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    MADISON LOGIC ANNOUNCES ORACLE ELOQUA INTEGRATION

    Aug 07, 2019

    Madison Logic, the leading global account-based marketing (ABM) platform, today announced bi-directional integration with market-leading marketing automation platform Oracle Eloqua. This cutting-edge integration allows B2B marketers to combine best-in-class campaign management tools with Madison Log...

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    TECHTARGET ANNOUNCES CHRISTINA VAN HOUTEN AS NEW BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEMBER

    Aug 07, 2019

    Purchase intent-driven marketing and sales services company TechTarget, Inc. (Nasdaq: TTGT) today announced the appointment of Christina Van Houten to its Board of Directors. Ms. Van Houten currently serves as the Chief Strategy Officer for Mimecast Limited, a public email management company, where ...

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    XACTLY CELEBRATES SECOND-ANNUAL C.A.R.E. WEEK

    Aug 07, 2019

    Xactly, the leading innovator of cloud-based sales performance management (SPM) software, is happy to announce its second-annual C.A.R.E. Week as part of its XactlyOne philanthropic foundation efforts. The event kicked off on Monday and will continue throughout the week, with each day focusing on a ...

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    DEEPCODE RAISES $4M SEED ROUND LED BY EARLYBIRD TO IMPROVE SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT WITH AI-POWERED CODE REVIEWS

    Aug 06, 2019

    The new funding will enable DeepCode to support additional integrations and programming languages (Java, JavaScript, and Python are currently supported), improve the scope of code recommendations, and grow the team internationally. DeepCode brings the knowledge of the global development community to...

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    BLACKBERRY ADVANCES REAL-TIME ADAPTIVE SECURITY AND ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE WITH BLACKBERRY® INTELLIGENT SECURITY

    Aug 06, 2019

    BlackBerry Limited (NYSE: BB; TSX: BB) today announced the launch of BlackBerry® Intelligent Security, the first cloud-based solution that leverages the power of adaptive security, continuous authentication and artificial intelligence (AI) to enhance mobile endpoint security in zero trust enviro...

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    SEOUL ROBOTICS RELEASES SENSR, SMART 3D PERCEPTION SOFTWARE PLATFORM FOR ALL LIDAR SENSORS

    Aug 02, 2019

    Seoul Robotics, a dynamic provider of perception software for autonomous systems introduced SENSR, a 3D perception software platform compatible with major 3D LiDAR sensors. With the release of SENSR, Seoul Robotics is now the only company to commercially provide a high-performance 3D perception soft...

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    COMPUTER INSTRUMENTS INC. ANNOUNCES EONE’S CONVERSATIONAL IVR WITH GOOGLE VOICE AND AI – VIRTUAL CONCIERGE

    Aug 02, 2019

    Computer Instruments, Inc. (CI), a seasoned innovator and leading developer of Cloud and Premise based interactive voice response (IVR) for the contact center, announces the next evolution in caller experience with the release of the Virtual Concierge on the eONE Conversational IVR with Google Voice...

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    KEAP UNVEILS NEW PRODUCT LINEUP OF CRM AND MARKETING AUTOMATION SOFTWARE FOR SMALL BUSINESSES – KEAP GROW, KEAP PRO AND INFUSIONSOFT

    Aug 01, 2019

    Keap, formerly Infusionsoft, revealed its new product lineup of CRM and marketing automation software built for small businesses. For 17 years, the company has led the market as the pioneer of CRM and marketing automation software for small businesses. Earlier this year when the company rebranded fr...

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    DELIVERING CONTEXTUALLY HUMANIZED EMAILS WITH MACHINE LEARNING (ML) AND ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE (AI)

    Jul 31, 2019

    In today's marketing world, personalization has transformed itself into what's called humanization — something that goes beyond just tailoring emails with a person's name. Today's buyers want more relevance, experience, and action with every brand's email they receive. So h...

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    MDA TO PLAY KEY ROLE IN GOVERNMENT OF CANADA-FUNDED NETWORK TO ADVANCE AI TECHNOLOGIES FOR AGRICULTURE

    Jul 29, 2019

    MDA, a Maxar company, announced its partnership in a network team led by Alberta Innovates that was selected by the Government of Canada for a Strategic Innovation Fund (SIF) investment. The Canadian Agri-Food Automation and Intelligence Network (CAAIN) will bring technology and agri-food companies ...

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    AL AHLI BANK OF KUWAIT PARTNERS WITH EDGEVERVE FOR ITS RPA JOURNEY

    Jul 29, 2019

    Al Ahli Bank of Kuwait has partnered with EdgeVerve Systems, a subsidiary of Infosys to steer its automation journey using AssistEdge Robotic Process Automation (RPA). The award-winning scalable automation platform, AssistEdge is an end-to-end service for building and implementing RPA. It provides i...

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    THERE’S ALREADY A HOSPITAL ROBO NOW, THERE’S ASKBOB, AN AI SMART HEALTHCARE SOLUTION

    Jul 25, 2019

    We recently reported on Moxi, the “robot nurse.” Now, we’re telling you about AskBob, an artificial intelligence-based smart healthcare decision support tool. Ping An Smart Healthcare introduced AskBob in Singapore through collaborations with SingHealth and the National University ...

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    FACEBOOK FTC AGREEMENT COULD IMPACT ITS A.I., PRODUCT PLANS

    Jul 25, 2019

    After years of privacy-related controversies (and months of not-so-secret negotiations with the federal government), Facebook has announced an agreement with the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) that will slam down new regulations on how the company handles data. This new regulatory framework “i...

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    JINGLZ TO LAUNCH AI-DRIVEN AUDIENCE INSIGHTS PLATFORM CAMPAIGNTESTER

    Jul 25, 2019

    As the United States heads into another election cycle, and one of the most crowded presidential primary races in our country’s history, it is estimated political campaigns for U.S. federal office will spend $6 billion on paid media this year, with a 20% share directed to digital channels, acc...

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    BIGTINCAN EXPANDS TECH MARKET PRESENCES WITH ACQUISITION OF VEELO INC.

    Jul 25, 2019

    Bigtincan (ASX:BTH), the leader in mobile, AI-powered sales enablement automation, today announced the acquisition of Veelo Inc., a pioneer in sales enablement, to expand Bigtincan’s presence and offerings in the technology market vertical. The combination of Bigtincan’s solution, design...

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    THE AI COMMUNITY’S REACTION TO MICROSOFT’S $1BN ‘INVESTMENT’ IN OPENAI IS PRICELESS

    Jul 24, 2019

    Microsoft recently announced plans to invest $1 billion in OpenAI, an AI startup co-founded by Elon Musk (no longer involved) and focused on developing human-level artificial intelligence. Normally, this would be an article about robots that can think and how two of the biggest players in the AI ind...

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    GOOGLE CONTINUES INVESTMENTS IN MILITARY AND POLICE AI TECHNOLOGY THROUGH VENTURE CAPITAL ARM

    Jul 24, 2019

    LAST YEAR,GOOGLE faced internal revolt from many employees over its handling of Project Maven, a secretive contract between the company and the Department of Defense to use artificial intelligence to improve the military’s drone targeting capabilities. After a series of internal, worker-led pr...

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    2019 CONTENT MARKETING AWARD WINNERS & TOP FINALISTS REVEALED

    Jul 24, 2019

    The Content Marketing Institute (CMI) just announced the 85 category winners as well as the finalists for the top seven prizes in the prestigious 2019 Content Marketing Awards. The Content Marketing Awards, produced by the Content Marketing Institute, is the largest and longest-running international...

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    AMD NAVI VERSUS NVIDIA TURING SUPER: WHICH IS A BETTER GPU PURCHASE?

    Jul 23, 2019

    2019 has been one of the most eventful in years in the PC gaming space. In one corner is AMD with its new Ryzen 3000-series CPUs and Navi architecture GPUs. In the other, the NVIDIA RX 5700/XT Super. Both are super GPUs in their way. GadgetGuy does not have a huge gaming presence, so we found it har...

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    OPENAI FORMS EXCLUSIVE COMPUTING PARTNERSHIP WITH MICROSOFT TO BUILD NEW AZURE AI SUPERCOMPUTING TECHNOLOGIES

    Jul 22, 2019

    Microsoft Corp. and OpenAI, two companies thinking deeply about the role of AI in the world and how to build secure, trustworthy and ethical AI to serve the public, have partnered to further extend Microsoft Azure’s capabilities in large-scale AI systems. Through this partnership, the companie...

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    AT&T AND MICROSOFT PAIR-UP FOR ADVANCED CLOUD, AI AND 5G INNOVATIONS

    Jul 18, 2019

    In the pairing of the Cloud and IT giants, Microsoft and AT&T announced their multiyear collaboration for customers in the AI, Cloud, and 5G domains. Together, the joint forces will accelerate AT&T’s “public Cloud-first” internal transformation and deliver new customer offe...

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    CAPGEMINI ANNOUNCES ‘AI FOR OPERATIONS INTELLIGENCE’ USING MICROSOFT AZURE IOT

    Jul 18, 2019

    Following the news about AT&T-Microsoft and IBM-AT&T expanding their AI and Cloud capabilities through partnerships, we have another IT giant diving into AI ecosystem for Ops Intelligence. In their latest announcement, Capgemini acknowledged it is expanding its AI capabilities with Microsoft...

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    LIXAR WINS MICROSOFT’S AI INNOVATION AWARD

    Jul 18, 2019

    Announced at Microsoft Inspire, the Impact award honoured Lixar for using the power of machine learning and Artificial Intelligence (AI) to derive insights to help their customers optimize operations, drive innovation, and deliver real value. Lixar’s work delivering practical AI results and ac...

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    SUPERMICRO LAUNCH SOLUTIONS FOR SECURITY AND AI AT THE EDG

    Jul 18, 2019

    Supermicro, an enterprise technology provider, has released a range of 5G and IoT-ready solutions for virtualised network functions (VNFs) and multi-access edge computing (MEC). "Supermicro is committed to providing the most advanced edge and data centre server solutions to support network secu...

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    DRONEBASE STEPS INTO SOFTWARE WITH BETTERVIEW ACQUISITION

    Jul 17, 2019

    DroneBase provides aerial images and drone data to businesses around the world, with clients in residential and commercial real estate, insurance, construction, media and more. Now, the LA drone services provider is stepping into software. That process begins with the acquisition of Betterview&rsquo...

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    AQUA SECURITY LAUNCHES MICROSOFT AZURE MARKETPLACE PRIVATE OFFERS

    Jul 17, 2019

    Aqua Security, a leading platform provider for securing container-based, serverless and cloud native applications, announced a new Private Offer capability enabling software licensing and procurement directly through Microsoft Azure Marketplace, allowing customers to utilize existing purchasing meth...

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    CONTRACTZEN MAKES DEPLOYING ENTERPRISE SOFTWARE AS EASY AS INSTALLING AN APP

    Jul 17, 2019

    ContractZen announced that its SaaS-based solution for board meetings and contract management is one of the first 20 products available for purchase directly from Microsoft AppSource, and other commercial marketplaces where millions of companies shop for business software. ContractZen’s presen...

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    INTEL DEVELOPING AN AI CHIP THAT ACTS LIKE A HUMAN BRAIN

    Jul 17, 2019

    Intel is aiming to develop semiconductors that mimic the way human brains work, announcing a new product dubbed Pohoiki Beach. Intel pointed to self-driving vehicles as one example where this new AI chip would be necessary. As it stands, the semiconductors used in autonomous cars can navigate along ...

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    HOW MACHINE LEARNING AND AI ARE CHANGING DATA CENTER MANAGEMENT

    Jul 16, 2019

    Data center environments must stay consistent regarding things like humidity and temperature. Otherwise, the costly equipment inside them could begin malfunctioning. Moreover, data center clients want assurances that the valuable information stored within a facility will be available whenever they n...

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    AI AND ML INCORPORATED WITH MOUNTS POSITIONED TO MONITOR VOLCANOES AND ANALYSE SATELLITE DATA

    Jul 16, 2019

    The Technical University of Berlin and the GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences in Potsdam have developed a new monitoring platform to analyses volcanoes through satellite imaging using AI. Sébastien Valade who is leading the research project along with his colleagues demonstrated that ...

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    SQUIRREL AI LEARNING BY YIXUE GROUP ATTENDS THE HOTTEST TECHNOLOGY EVENT OF NORTH AMERICA: COLLISION TECH CONFERENCE

    Jul 15, 2019

    Collision Tech Conference” was held in Toronto, Canada. As a cutting-edge technology conference with the fastest development in the North America, the event originated from Las Vegas and has been held six times this year. Nearly 26,000 participants, 3,750-odd CEO and 900-odd news media from 12...

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    AURECON REVEALS ‘SIGNIFICANT’ INVESTMENT IN QUEENSLAND AI FIRM

    Jul 15, 2019

    Engineering giant Aurecon has announced a “significant” investment in artificial intelligence company ELARA. Aurecon didn’t reveal the size of the investment in the Queensland-based company, which produces a platform that it says can help businesses maximise profit.The platform, wh...

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    MICROSOFT ANNOUNCES INVESTMENTS TO BROADEN OPPORTUNITIES FOR PARTNERS

    Jul 15, 2019

    Microsoft Corp. announced new investments in technologies and programs designed to support its partner ecosystem. The investments are aimed at helping optimize Microsoft’s partner engagement for the cloud era. “Customers and partners alike continue to move to the cloud and accelerate the...

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    ATTIVIO AND GLIDEFAST CONSULTING PARTNER TO DELIVER AI-POWERED ANSWERS & INSIGHTS INTO KEY SERVICENOW WORKFLOWS

    Jul 15, 2019

    Attivio, the leading provider of AI-powered answers and insights, and developer of Elevate for ServiceNow, announced that it has formed a partnership with GlideFast Consulting, a consulting and professional services firm recognized by ServiceNow as a Gold Services Partner, Gold Sales Partner, Techno...

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    CENTRO AND FREEWHEEL RELEASE TWO-WAY API INTEGRATION FOR END-TO-END DIGITAL MEDIA AUTOMATION

    Jul 15, 2019

    Centro, a global provider of advertising technology, announced the availability of a two-way API integration with FreeWheel, A Comcast Company, to deliver end-to-end digital media automation. The pairing of Basis by Centro, a comprehensive digital media activation and management platform, with FreeW...

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    TEMENOS’ SOFTWARE TO DELIVER PERSONALISED CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE FOR BARKO FINANCIAL

    Jul 11, 2019

    South African microfinance institution Barko Financial Services has selected Temenos‘ T24 Transact and Infinity for replacing its legacy systems in both core and front office, thereby improving the customer experience. The implementation will allow Barko to offer financial products aimed at th...

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    US RESEARCHERS CREATE AI TOOL THAT CAN DETECT DISCRIMINATION ON BASIS OF RACE, GENDER

    Jul 11, 2019

    A team of US researchers has developed an Artificial Intelligence (AI) tool for detecting unfair discrimination -- such as on the basis of race or gender. AI systems -- those involved in selecting candidates for a job or for admission to a university -- are trained on large amounts of data. "Bu...

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    THIRD TRANSFORM 2019 AI SHOWCASE: PRACTICAL DATA AND MACHINE LEARNING APPLICATIONS

    Jul 11, 2019

    At the third and final showcase at VentureBeat’s Transform 2019 AI event, five companies — Skymind, Techsee, EngineML, Brainworks, and Unravel — took the stage to tell their stories and share their latest news. Machine learning is capable of solving problems and expediting tasks fo...

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    FDA CLEARS KOIOS DS BREAST 2.0 AI-BASED SOFTWARE

    Jul 11, 2019

    Koios DS (Decision Support) Breast 2.0 is intended for use to assist physicians analyzing breast ultrasound images. It aligns a machine learning-generated probability of malignancy with the appropriate BI-RADS (Breast Imaging-Reporting and Data System) category. The software is cleared for use at th...

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    MESMER LAUNCHES WITH $15 MILLION SERIES A TO USE SOFTWARE ROBOTS TO OFFLOAD THE MANUAL PARTS OF MOBILE SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT

    Jul 10, 2019

    Mesmer launched from stealth mode and announced a $15 million Series A round led by Intel Capital, with participation from True Ventures. The company’s SaaS offering uses AI-powered bots to offload customer experience testing from developers. Customer experience testing requires verifying app ...

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    LIONBRIDGE WINS EMPLOYEE ENGAGEMENT AWARD FROM THE CONFERENCE BOARD

    Jul 10, 2019

    Lionbridge, the world's most trusted global communications platform, is pleased to announce that it has won the Technology division award for Employee Engagement in the Conference Board's Excellence in Marketing & Communications Awards Program. This prestigious program honors organizatio...

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    AI, IOT AND DATA CENTERS WERE THE KEY DRIVERS OF M&A DEALS OVER LAST TWO YEARS, SAYS GLOBALDATA

    Jul 09, 2019

    Artificial intelligence (AI), the Internet of Things and data centers were the key drivers behind mergers and acquisition (M&A) activity over the last two years, according to GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company. In 2018, the total transaction value of M&A deals announced in the ...

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    HARD ROCK INTERNATIONAL RETAIL SHOPS IMPROVE FORECASTING, PLANNING, AND REPLENISHMENT WITH RETALON PREDICTIVE ANALYTICS AND AI

    Jul 09, 2019

    Hard Rock International operates retail shops, restaurants, cafes, hotels, and casinos in 74 countries featuring the world’s largest music & rock-and-roll memorabilia collection. The company was seeking to grow and optimize retail operations in their Rock Shop stores. It needed to improve ...

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    WELLCOME SEEKS TO LAUNCH HEALTH DATA INNOVATION PROGRAMME, FUJITSU INTRODUCES AI SOLUTION, AND MORE NEWS BRIEFS

    Jul 09, 2019

    Global charitable foundation the Wellcome Trust has announced an investment of £75m in a five-year initiative focusing on data for science and health. The programme, which is currently in the planning phase, will support efforts to build trust in health data innovation, and it will not focus s...

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    PILOT TO ENABLE RADIOLOGISTS TO USE AI EXPANDS TO 7 PROVIDERS

    Jul 08, 2019

    An initiative that aims to demonstrate the feasibility of creating investigational artificial intelligence models from image data is taking another step forward in testing. Radiologists from seven healthcare organizations will be using the ACR AI-LAB to further use of the approach to create models f...

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    THE STATE OF AI IN 2019: BREAKTHROUGHS IN MACHINE LEARNING, NATURAL LANGUAGE PROCESSING, GAMES, AND KNOWLEDGE GRAPHS

    Jul 08, 2019

    AI is one of the most rapidly growing domains today. Keeping track and taking stock of AI requires not just constant attention, but also the ability to dissect and evaluate across a number of dimensions. This is exactly what Air Street Capital and RAAIS founder Nathan Benaich and AI angel investor, ...

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    AI MADE FROM A SHEET OF GLASS CAN RECOGNISE NUMBERS JUST BY LOOKING

    Jul 08, 2019

    It’s the smartest piece of glass in the world. Zongfu Yu at the University of Wisconsin–Madison and his colleagues have created a glass artificial intelligence that uses light to recognise and distinguish between images. What’s more, the glass AI doesn’t need to be powered to...

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    A.I. CAN IMPROVE HEALTH CARE IN CHINA, SAYS PING AN TECHNOLOGY CEO

    Jul 08, 2019

    Artificial intelligence is still a relatively new technology but one business leader said its applications are already generating real value. For AI to become more mainstream, start-ups and tech giants have to understand the bottlenecks that businesses face, which can be solved by that technology, a...

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    IBM HYPERTASTE E-TONGUE USES AI TO RAPIDLY IDENTIFY LIQUIDS

    Jul 07, 2019

    IBM has revealed Hypertaste, an ‘e-tongue’ that can rapidly pick out the flavors in liquids. The company describes its creation as an AI-powered electronic tongue, one that can be used to fingerprint liquids that are less than suitable for ingestion, but that need to be identified more r...

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    AI FOR HUMANITY: FRENCH INDUSTRY ENGAGES ON ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE

    Jul 05, 2019

    All eight companies depend on innovation to drive their growth and are engaged in a far-reaching digital transformation. They have come together to define a common strategic foundation for AI with a view to establishing leadership positions in their respective markets at international level. The com...

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    CONVERGE TECHNOLOGY SOLUTIONS ACQUIRES NORDISK SYSTEMS, INC.

    Jul 05, 2019

    Converge Technology Solutions, Corp. announced that it has acquired Nordisk Systems, Inc., a Northwest based partner focused on infrastructure, cloud, security, analytics, business continuity and managed services solutions. Nordisk brings highly skilled teams of experienced technology experts, busin...

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    SDL GEARING UP FOR GENERAL RELEASE OF AI-PACKED SDL LANGUAGE CLOUD

    Jul 05, 2019

    Despite the abundance of tools in the market, translation productivity (CAT) remains an unsolved problem. There are still gains to be made and the market remains fairly fragmented. A recent report from a number of EU institutions identified gaps in existing productivity tools in terms of user friend...

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    BAHRAIN AND UK FIRST TO TEST NEW ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE GUIDELINES

    Jul 04, 2019

    Bahrain along with the UK is taking the lead in testing new rules that set the terms on how artificial intelligence (AI) should be used and controlled. During World Economic Forum (WEF) Annual Meeting of the New Champions in Dalian, China, the WEF said it has selected the UK and Bahrain as testbeds ...

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    NEUROBLADE RAISES OVER $27 MILLION TO DEVELOP A NEW TYPE OF AI CHIP

    Jul 03, 2019

    Israeli startup NeuroBlade has completed a $23-million round A, led by Marius Nacht, Co-founder of Check Point Software Technologies, with the participation of new investor Intel Capital and existing investors StageOne Ventures and Grove Ventures. In addition to the $4.5M previously raised, this new...

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    JP MORGAN SETS SIGHTS ON AI TECHNOLOGY FOR IT’S HEDGE FUND BUSINESS

    Jul 03, 2019

    The use of new age technology in the financial sector is becoming more prominent and the top firms are in a race to find and apply the best possible technology in their business.  JP Morgan has set out its intentions to apply artificial intelligence (AI) in its hedge funds. The firm, which alre...

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    OLIS ROBOTICS AND OLYMPUS CONTROLS EVALUATE DEVELOPING REMOTELY OPERATED AI-ROBOTS CAPABLE OF NEW LEVELS OF PRECISION IN DYNAMIC ENVIRONMENTS

    Jul 02, 2019

    Olis Robotics, a leader in next-generation mobile remote robotics software, announced a new memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Olympus Controls, a leader in engineering innovation and automated robotic solutions for industry. The two Washington-based technology companies agreed to explore develo...

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    ISG SMARTALKS™ WEBINAR TO SEPARATE AI HYPE FROM REALITY

    Jul 02, 2019

    Information Services Group (ISG) (Nasdaq: III), a leading global technology research and advisory firm, will separate artificial intelligence (AI) fact from fiction and show the real current benefits of AI in an ISG Smartalks™ webinar on July 9. Dr. Linda Delbridge and Wayne Butterfield, direc...

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    OCP CHINA DAY INTEGRATES AI, EDGE COMPUTING, AND 5G TOPICS WITH OPEN COMPUTING

    Jul 02, 2019

    The OCP China Day, co-sponsored by the OCP Foundation and OCP platinum member Inspur, kicked off in Beijing on June 25. The event attracted nearly 1,000 engineers and operators in the data center ecosystem. Senior technical experts from Facebook, LinkedIn, Intel, Microsoft, Baidu, Tencent, Alibaba, ...

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    AI AND MACHINE LEARNING DOMINATE WORLD ECONOMIC FORUM’S LIST OF 2019 TECHNOLOGY PIONEERS

    Jul 01, 2019

    The World Economic Forum today announced its list of 56 companies selected as Technology Pioneers, and this year’s class demonstrates the growing embrace of artificial intelligence and machine learning across a broad range of sectors. Of those selected, at least 20 companies say they are using...

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    RECORDPOINT TO SET UP AI, ENGINEERING HUB IN MELBOURNE

    Jul 01, 2019

    With support from the Victorian government, a global cloud-based records management company will base its Asia-Pacific headquarters in the state, providing more jobs within artificial intelligence (AI) technology sector. Record Point which partners with Microsoft  will establish the facility in...


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    7 TECHNOLOGIES YOU NEED TO KNOW FOR ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE

    Jul 01, 2019

    Artificial Intelligence. Everybody wants it. Everybody knows they need to invest in pilots and initial projects. Yet getting those projects into production is hard, and most companies still aren't in with both feet. If you aren't hands on with the projects yourself, you may have heard a lot ...

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    KYNC SUBSIDIARY LAUNCHING NEW ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE BLOCKCHAIN TECHNOLOGY, EXPECTS REVENUES TO EXCEED $5 MILLION IN 12 MONTHS

    Jul 01, 2019

    Board of Directors announced today that Mr. Clement “CJ” Scantlebury, President of Setup Globe, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of KYNC, is assisting KYNC to implement the organization's first vision for full-service Information Technology line of business, focusing primarily in new c...

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    KONICA MINOLTA HEALTHCARE PARTNERS WITH DIA IMAGING ANALYSIS TO OFFER ADVANCED AI-BASED CARDIAC ULTRASOUND ANALYSIS

    Jun 28, 2019

    DiA Imaging Analysis, a leading provider of artificial intelligence (AI) powered ultrasound analysis solutions, announced that it has partnered with Konica Minolta Healthcare Americas Inc., a market leader in medical diagnostic imaging and healthcare IT, to expand analysis capabilities of Konica Min...

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    SAYKARA LAUNCHES FIRST FULLY AMBIENT AI HEALTHCARE VOICE ASSISTANT

    Jun 28, 2019

    Saykara announced the release of Kara 2.0, an AI-powered healthcare assistant that further simplifies the documentation process for physicians. Now featuring Ambient Mode, Kara 2.0 is a breakthrough AI-powered voice application for healthcare, allowing physicians and patients to interact as they nor...

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    ALEXANDER MANN SOLUTIONS ACQUIRES AI INNOVATOR TO ACCELERATE THE LAUNCH OF EXCITING NEW DIGITAL PRODUCTS

    Jun 28, 2019

    Alexander Mann Solutions, the global leader in transformational talent acquisition solutions, has announced the acquisition of HR technology company Karen HR Inc., in a strategic move to accelerate the launch of new digital products. The acquisition also extends Alexander Mann Solutions’ globa...

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    AI NEEDS MORE HEALTH DATA IF IT'S TO HELP CURE THE WORLD

    Jun 28, 2019

    From automated eye scans to analysing the cries of new-born babies, faster drug development to personalised medicine, artificial intelligence (AI) promises huge advances in the field of healthcare. But major challenges remain. At the recent AI for Good Summit in Geneva, Switzerland, we were told how...

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    UBER BUYS AI FIRM TO ADVANCE PUSH ON AUTONOMOUS CARS

    Jun 27, 2019

    Uber said Wednesday it has acquired computer vision startup Mighty AI to help advance its technology for self-driving cars. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed, but the ride-hailing giant said some 40 employees from the Seattle-based firm would join Uber's advanced technology group devel...


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    BAKER HUGHES, A GE COMPANY AND C3.AI ANNOUNCE JOINT VENTURE TO DELIVER AI SOLUTIONS ACROSS THE OIL AND GAS INDUSTRY

    Jun 27, 2019

    Baker Hughes, a GE company and C3.ai announced a joint venture agreement that brings together BHGE’s fullstream oil and gas expertise with C3.ai’s unique AI software suite to deliver digital transformation technologies that will drive new levels of productivity for the oil and gas indust...

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    NEW AI FROM CHANGE HEALTHCARE CAN HELP PROVIDERS PREVENT DENIALS

    Jun 26, 2019

    Today Change Healthcare announced that it has applied its Claims Lifecycle Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology to its claims management suite with the introduction of Assurance Reimbursement Management™ Denial Propensity Scoring and Revenue Performance Advisor Denial Prevention. With perfo...

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    BIOBRIGHT AND PHILIPS COLLABORATE ON NEW AI TO IMPROVE THE PATIENT AND CLINICIAN EXPERIENCE

    Jun 26, 2019

    BioBright, a data and analytics company unlocking the potential of unstructured clinical and research information, announced an agreement with Royal Philips, a global leader in health technology, to develop information solutions that improve the patient and clinician experience across the healthcare...

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    XACTLY NAMED BAY AREA TOP WORKPLACE

    Jun 26, 2019

    Xactly, the leading innovator of cloud-based sales performance management (SPM) software, has been named a Top Workplace by the Bay Area News Group for the seventh time. The list is based on employee feedback gathered through a third-party survey administered by research partner Energage, LLC, a lea...

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    BAKER HUGHES ENTERS JV TO DEPLOY ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE

    Jun 25, 2019

    Baker Hughes, a GE Company (BHGE) has entered into a joint venture with Artificial Intelligence (AI) software provider C3.ai to accelerate the digital transformation in the oil and gas industry. C3.ai’s AI suite and applications will be deployed into BHGE’s business and leverage the oilf...

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    LINUX FOUNDATION ACUMOS ‘BOREAS’ ARRIVES TO BOOST AI, ML AND DEEP LEARNING INNOVATIONS

    Jun 25, 2019

    In their latest announcement, The Linux Foundation‘s Artificial Intelligence  (LF AI) Community has announced the new Acumos Release focused on the creation of AI/ML Models. This marked the second release of Acumos under the Linux Foundation AI program. Today, LI AF commitment drives new ...

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    MEET K2, TECH MAHINDRA’S AI-BASED HR HUMANOID

    Jun 25, 2019

    In a massive push to the Indian HR Technology ecosystem, Tech Mahindra has announced the launch of K2. Tech Mahindra’s K2 is one of its kind HR Humanoid designed to enhance Employee Experience using AI. Tech Mahindra announced HR Humanoid for its Noida Special Economic Forum in UP, India. Tech...

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    EVOTEC FORMS OXFORD INITIATIVE TO SPAWN AI-ENABLED STARTUPS

    Jun 24, 2019

    Evotec has formed a pact to help the University of Oxford’s data-driven drug discovery projects move out of academia. Working with clinical artificial intelligence company Sensyne Health, Evotec will support researchers at the university as they generate data to show the commercial viability o...

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    NSF AND FEDERAL AGENCIES ANNOUNCE UPDATE TO NATIONAL AI PLAN

    Jun 24, 2019

    Artificial intelligence (AI) research has enabled breakthroughs across almost every sector. The National Science Foundation (NSF), a leading funder of activities that support AI research and innovation, is joining other federal agency partners to announce the release of the 2019 update to the Nation...

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    HOW AI CAN IMPROVE PATIENT CARE IN RADIATION ONCOLOGY

    Jun 24, 2019

    As AI technologies continue to evolve, they may be able to make a significant impact on patient care by reducing the amount of time physicians spend sorting through paperwork and documentation. A new analysis published by the Journal of the American College of Radiology examined this potential at le...

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    FRAUNHOFER FUTUREAM PROJECT APPLIES AI TO FIND THE RIGHT RECIPE FOR SUPERALLOYS

    Jun 24, 2019

    In November 2017, a consortium of institutes within the Fraunhofer Society launched the futureAM Next Generation Additive Manufacturing project seeking to speed up metal 3D printing processes by a factor of ten. Over one year into the initiative the Fraunhofer Institute for Material and Beam Technol...

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    AI SHOWS NO SIGNS OF SLOWING DOWN – HERE’S WHY STUDENTS NEED TO RIDE THE WAVE

    Jun 24, 2019

    Despite artificial intelligence being woven tightly into the fabric of our daily lives  think Facebook algorithms and suggested email responses in Gmail as examples of AI in our daily life the world has barely begun to scratch the surface of the extent of its capabilities. Various industries ar...


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    NEW ORACLE EXADATA BUILDS IN MACHINE LEARNING ADVANCES, SUPERCHARGES PERFORMANCE, IMPROVES COST EFFECTIVENESS

    Jun 24, 2019

    The new Oracle Exadata Database Machine X8, available, features breakthrough hardware and software enhancements, as well as unique machine learning capabilities. Delivering extreme performance and availability, Oracle Exadata is the foundation for Oracle Autonomous Database, the world’s first ...

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    NVIDIA BUILT ONE OF THE MOST POWERFUL AI SUPERCOMPUTERS IN 3 WEEKS

    Jun 20, 2019

    Autonomous vehicles: they’re not perfect and sometimes they kill people. But they also hold the promise of safer transportation and far fewer jobs in the relatively near future. To help these vehicles upgrade their intelligence from causing fatal accidents to preventing them, Nvidia created th...

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    THE EVOLUTION OF COGNITIVE ARCHITECTURE WILL DELIVER HUMAN-LIKE AI

    Jun 20, 2019

    There's no one right way to build a robot, just as there's no singular means of imparting it with intelligence. Last month, Engadget spoke with Carnegie Mellon University associate research professor and the director of the Resilient Intelligent Systems Lab, Nathan Michael, whose work involv...

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    STEPHEN SCHWARZMAN DONATES $188 MILLION TO DEVELOP OXFORD’S INSTITUTE FOR ETHICS IN AI

    Jun 20, 2019

    In what can be called the biggest non-military funding into AI and Research, Blackstone’s chief and co-founder, Stephen Schwarzman has made a mammoth donation to the University of Oxford. We can now call this the Renaissance of Ethics in AI with #OxfordAI. Stephen’s donation will boost O...

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    APRIMO RECOGNIZED AS WINNER FOR 2019 MICROSOFT MEDIA & COMMUNICATIONS PARTNER OF THE YEAR

    Jun 20, 2019

    Aprimo, the leading provider of technology solutions for content, operations, and performance that enable enterprises to optimize their brand experiences and the resources they use to deliver them, today announced it has won the 2019 Microsoft Media & Communications Partner of the Year Award. Th...

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    AGENCIES SEE GROWTH IN CONTENT MARKETING BUSINESS

    Jun 19, 2019

    Agencies are banking on content marketing. That’s the key finding in the newly released Content Marketing Institute 2019 Agency Survey. This inaugural research looks at how full-scope agencies, as well as specialized agencies, are doing content marketing for clients, how well it’s workin...

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    THESE AI COMPANIES ARE HELPING BUSINESSES TO BEAT THEIR COMPETITION

    Jun 19, 2019

    Organisations must work with AI companies if they are to survive in the era of disruption and beat the competition Over the next ten years, there will be a stark contrast between companies that embrace emerging technologies and ones that choose to ignore or reject them. According to McKinsey, by the...


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    TYAN POWERS AI AND HPC WITH 2ND GEN INTEL XEON SCALABLE PROCESSOR-BASED SERVER PLATFORMS AT ISC 2019

    Jun 19, 2019

    TYAN, an industry-leading server platform design manufacturer and a MiTAC Computing Technology Corporation subsidiary, is showcasing its new 2nd gen Intel Xeon Scalable processor-based platforms that are optimized for predictive analytics, machine learning, and HPC applications at ISC 2019 from June...

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    AVAAMO AND AUTOMATION ANYWHERE PARTNER FOR OFFERING CONVERSATIONAL AI TO RPA CUSTOMERS

    Jun 18, 2019

    Avaamo a globally leading conversational AI technology enterprise is now a part of the Automation Anywhere Technology Alliance Program. The collaboration will bolster the delivery of automation solutions to businesses for both companies. The combination of Robotic Process Automation with conversatio...

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    PCI EXPRESS 6 SPEC PROMISES MASSIVE HEADROOM FOR AI AND STORAGE

    Jun 18, 2019

    PCI Express 5.0 has barely been finalized, but that isn't stopping its creators from dreaming about what comes next. The PCI Special Interest Group has unveiled a PCI Express 6.0 specification that should deliver up to a blistering 256GB per second across 16 lanes that's twice as fast as the...


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    XILINX SHIPS FIRST VERSAL ACAP CHIPS THAT ADAPT TO AI PROGRAMS

    Jun 18, 2019

    Xilinx hopes that its adaptive compute acceleration platform (ACAP) will help datacenters deal with a tsunami of computing demands from artificial intelligence. And the chip maker is announcing today it is shipping Versal ACAP, its first chips that use the technology. Xilinx spent more than $1 billi...

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    CLEARWATER ESTABLISHES INNOVATION CENTER TO TRANSFORM TECHNOLOGY OFFERING

    Jun 17, 2019

    Since its founding in 2004, Clearwater Analytics has made innovative technology fundamental to its offering with a cloud-native, multi-tenant solution that improves the accuracy and efficiency of investment portfolio data management, accounting, reconciliation, and reporting. Clearwater is investing...

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    JOINTLY DEVELOPED AI SYSTEMS CAN TACKLE COMMON SECURITY ISSUES - REPORT

    Jun 17, 2019

    As movers and shakers from the European payments industry descend on Stockholm for EBAday, a new report from the Euro Banking Association (EBA) suggests that jointly developed AI systems hold great potential for tackling common security issues. While the industry focuses on the use of artificial int...

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    NEXAR ANNOUNCES AI-POWERED IMAGE RETRIEVAL METHOD FOR BETTER LOCALIZATION IN CITIES

    Jun 17, 2019

    Nexar is announcing a scalable method that greatly improves GPS location accuracy in urban areas. The mobility company is showcasing its innovative approach today at the Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition Conference the premier annual computer vision event. As a benchmark to evaluate this new v...

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    CRAY POWERS GEOSPATIAL AI REVOLUTION WITH BREAKTHROUGH DEEP LEARNING PERFORMANCE

    Jun 17, 2019

    Today at the 2019 International Supercomputing Conference in Frankfurt, Germany, global supercomputer leader Cray Inc. announced enhanced capabilities to empower data scientists and engineers who are innovating in the field of Geospatial AI. Cray introduced a new Geospatial Reference Configuration a...

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    HABANA LABS LAUNCHES ITS GAUDI AI TRAINING PROCESSOR

    Jun 17, 2019

    Habana Labs, a Tel Aviv-based AI processor startup, today announced its Gaudi AI training processor, which promises to easily beat GPU-based systems by a factor of four. While the individual Gaudi chips beat GPUs in raw performance, it’s the company’s networking technology that gives it ...


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    TECHTARGET PRIORITY ENGINE NAMED BEST ACCOUNT BASED MARKETING AND SALES & MARKETING INTELLIGENCE SOLUTION BY SIIA

    Jun 17, 2019

    TechTarget, Inc. (Nasdaq: TTGT), the global leader in B2B technology purchase intent data and services today announced that its IT Deal Alert Priority Engine™ platform won two 2019 CODiE Awards in the Best Account Based Marketing Solution and the Best Sales and Marketing Intelligence Solution ...

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    FACEBOOK RESEARCH FOCUSES ON LIFELIKE ENVIRONMENTS FOR AI-POWERED ASSISTANTS

    Jun 16, 2019

    Virtual Robots have moved up to an elite platform dedicated to stepping up their game. The platform is dubbed AI Habitat. This is to the credit of researchers from Facebook, who recognize that the agents need better lifelike environments if they are to function well while navigating their way from b...

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    TRACE3 SURVEY REVEALS WIDESPREAD LACK OF IT PLANNING FOR AIOPS

    Jun 14, 2019

    Trace3, a leader in business transformation solutions, released the results of a new survey showing that 76 percent of IT teams have not yet implemented artificial intelligence technologies to improve datacenter operations, despite the benefits of AIOps for business efficiency. Even more concerning,...

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    ORACLE UPDATES EXADATA AT LONG LAST WITH AI AND MACHINE LEARNING ABILITIES

    Jun 13, 2019

    After a rather long period of silence, Oracle announced an update to its server line, the Oracle Exadata Database Machine X8, which features hardware and software enhancements that include artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning capabilities, as well as support for hybrid cloud. Oracle acq...

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    DYNAM.AI AND GBA PARTNER ON AI-ENABLED SMART DETECTION OF INFRASTRUCTURE DEFECTS

    Jun 13, 2019

    Dynam.AI, a leading provider of end-to-end artificial intelligence (AI) solutions for businesses across industries, and GBA, a provider of innovative engineering and architecture solutions, announced a partnership to identify defects in bridge roadway surfaces. The joint solution uses GBA’s Un...

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    AI FOR C-SPINE FRACTURES: AIDOC SETS THE PACE WITH 3RD FDA CLEARANCE IN 9 MONTHS

    Jun 13, 2019

    Aidoc, the leading provider of AI solutions for radiologists, announced that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the world’s first AI solution for triage of cervical spine fractures. The latest 510(k) clearance is Aidoc’s third, coming just weeks after the FDA cleared Aido...

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    XACTLY UNVEILS AI-POWERED SOLUTION TO DELIVER REAL-TIME DATA-DRIVEN INSIGHTS FOR SALES

    Jun 13, 2019

    Xactly, the leading innovator of cloud-based sales performance management (SPM) software, today announced a major enhancement of the company’s artificial intelligence (AI) capabilities across its core Sales Resource Planning & Capacity Management solution. This announcement follows the r...

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    CISCO ANNOUNCES SOFTWARE INNOVATIONS WITH AI & MACHINE LEARNING

    Jun 12, 2019

    As today’s businesses increasingly invest in digital technologies, IT teams are struggling under the amplified workload. To alleviate this burden and allow IT to focus on delivering innovation, Cisco is introducing new artificial intelligence and machine learning capabilities to allow IT teams...

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    ESSENTIAL TIPS FOR SCALING QUALITY AI DATA LABELING

    Jun 12, 2019

    Across every industry, engineers and scientists are in a race to clean and structure massive amounts of data for AI. Teams of computer vision engineers use labeled data to design and train the deep learning algorithms that self-driving cars use to recognize pedestrians, trees, street signs, and othe...

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    MOUNT SINAI TO LAUNCH DEDICATED AI RESEARCH CENTER IN 2021

    Jun 11, 2019

    Mount Sinai’s Icahn School of Medicine has revealed plans for a new center for research, development and implementation of artificial intelligence for healthcare. Called the Hamilton and Amabel James Center for Artificial Intelligence and Human Health, the Manhattan site is scheduled to open i...


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    BEND EXPANDS USE OF AI WITH DEVELOPMENT OF NEXT-LEVEL CUSTOMER SERVICE FOR HSA CUSTOMERS AND NON-CUSTOMERS

    Jun 10, 2019

    Bend Financial (Bend), a company leveraging technology to drive long-term financial health, announced the expansion of its artificial intelligence-enabled assistant, the Bend Advisor, to help make health savings accounts (HSAs) easier to understand and use for everyone, not just accountholders. Rese...

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    APPLE’S REPORTEDLY BUYING A SELF-DRIVING CAR AI STARTUP

    Jun 10, 2019

    Apple seems to be accelerating its self-driving efforts again. According to a report by Bloomberg, the company’s set to buy Drive.ai – an American startup that works on AI that aids autonomous vehicles. According to The Information, this is going to be an acqui-hire deal, which means App...


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    FACEBOOK LAUNCHES PYTORCH HUB FOR REPRODUCING AI MODEL RESULTS

    Jun 10, 2019

    Reproducibility puts the science in the computer science of AI. It’s how researchers can prove their AI systems are robust and reliable. To support reproducibility for AI models, Facebook today released PyTorch Hub in beta, an API and workflow for research reproducibility and support. PyTorch ...


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    AI COULD PROVIDE A MAJOR BOOST FOR UK GDP

    Jun 10, 2019

    Businesses in the UK using artificial intelligence (AI) in their everyday activities could see an increase in their value by 120 per cent within the next decade, according to new research.  A new report from McKinsey and Quantumblack says that the country’s GDP could increase by more than...

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    MASTERCARD BRACES FOR RETAIL'S AI-FUELED FUTURE

    Jun 10, 2019

    The rise of cashless and cardless retail transactions suggests consumers are growing comfortable with paying for products from accounts linked to portable devices. How quickly these commerce modalities go mainstream is an open question, but Mastercard is leaving nothing to chance. The global payment...


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    POWER SECTOR TO SEE AI ADOPTION DUE TO SCHNEIDER ELECTRIC ACQUIRING STAKES IN AUTOGRID

    Jun 07, 2019

    Schneider Electric has invested in Autograid for leveraging on its flexibility management software for the energy industry. The investment automatically transforms Schneider Electric to be a major shareholder in the company facilitating a co-innovation collaboration to accelerate the adoption of new...


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    VIEWPOINT: COMBATING AI BIAS THROUGH RESPONSIBLE LEADERSHIP

    Jun 06, 2019

    Artificial intelligence — once just the fascination of science fiction writers — is now poised to transform the global economy and permeate lives in ways never thought possible. Chatbots help schedule appointments. Smart thermostats automatically adjust and warm or cool to one’s li...


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    AMIA SUGGESTS SOME FINE-TUNING FOR FDA'S AI AND MACHINE LEARNING REGS

    Jun 05, 2019

    The informatics group says the feds should do more to protect against bad data and algorithm bias, and keep cybersecurity top of mind in its software-as-a-medical-device rules. The American Medical Informatics Association has offered a list of suggestions to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration in ...


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    LEADING EUROPEAN ANALYST FIRM OVUM NAMES MADISON LOGIC A “LEADER” IN THEIR REPORT ON ACCOUNT BASED MARKETING

    Jun 05, 2019

    Madison Logic, the leading global account-based marketing (ABM) platform, today announced that Ovum, a market-leading data, research and consulting business headquartered in the U.K., named Madison Logic a “Leader” in the Ovum Market Radar: Account-Based Marketing report. Ovum recognized...

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    SPRING 2019 RELEASE SYNC! ANNOUNCEMENT

    Jun 04, 2019

    Aprimo, the leading provider of technology solutions for content, operations, and performance that enable enterprises to optimize their brand experiences and the resources they use to deliver them, has announced a Spring 2019 Release including new features, UX innovations, and expanded integrations ...

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    SEED-X AND TOMATECH USE AI TO SPEED UP BREEDING OF SUPERIOR QUALITY HYBRID TOMATOES

    Jun 04, 2019

    Seed-X, the innovative agtech company that improves seed qualification during the breeding process, and TomaTech, the dynamic and innovative tomato seed breeding company, have announced a new pilot of GeNee Breeder, the first and only seed phenotype analysis system that offers breeders reliable real...

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    HITACHI AND VIRTUSA PARTNER TO ADVANCE AI IN FINANCIAL SERVICES

    Jun 04, 2019

    Hitachi, Ltd. and Virtusa Corporation a global provider of digital strategy, digital engineering, and IT outsourcing services that accelerates business outcomes for its clients, announced a new partnership to capitalize on the rapidly growing adoption of AI in financial services. The agreement to co...

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    IBM WATSON HEALTH PRESENTS NEW DATA DEMONSTRATING REAL-WORLD PROGRESS OF AI IN ONCOLOGY

    Jun 03, 2019

    IBM Watson Health and its partners unveiled 22 new scientific studies that demonstrate progress in providing clinical decision support for cancer care globally at the American Society for Clinical Oncology 2019 annual meeting. “Artificial intelligence technology is helping to enhance the way c...

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    MICROSOFT REAFFIRMS AI WILL AUGMENT THE HUMAN EXPERIENCE RATHER THAN REPLACE IT

    May 31, 2019

    Microsoft Australia's national technology officer Lee Hickin has reaffirmed that artificial intelligence (AI) technologies are not replacing humans in the workforce, but are placing humans into positions where they can provide more value in their work. Speaking at ZDNet's Next Big Thing even...


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    OUTSMARTING DEEP FAKES: RESEARCHERS DEVISE AN AI-DRIVEN IMAGING SYSTEM THAT PROTECTS AUTHENTICITY

    May 31, 2019

    To thwart sophisticated methods of altering photos and video, researchers at the NYU Tandon School of Engineering have demonstrated an experimental technique to authenticate images throughout the entire pipeline, from acquisition to delivery, using artificial intelligence (AI). In tests, this protot...


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    RPA AND AI: BUSINESS PROCESS AUTOMATION GETS SMART

    May 30, 2019

    Building artificial intelligence into business process management isn’t easy. Many companies add AI to processes by building or buying single-task bots, such as natural language processing systems or vision recognition tools, and adding them to processes using traditional, non-AI methods. For ...

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    FUTURUS GROUP AND DONORSEARCH ANNOUNCE INNOVATIVE PARTNERSHIP TO HARNESS THE POWER OF AI TO TRANSFORM FUNDRAISING

    May 30, 2019

    Futurus Group and DonorSearch announced a strategic partnership that will revolutionize fundraising.  This joint venture will deliver a unique data service that harnesses the power of Artificial Intelligence to apply the DonorSearch’s unrivaled prospect data set with the most accurate AI-...

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    TABNINE WANTS TO USE MACHINE LEARNING TO SPEED YOUR CODING

    May 30, 2019

    Can machine learning make you a better coder? That’s a question that Deep TabNine is trying to answer in the affirmative. Deep TabNine isn’t the first coding autocompleter, of course. Many developer teams have taken a stab at building a database of classes, variable names, and other snip...

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    ANDROID PREPPING MORE RCS APIS FOR OEMS, NOT THIRD-PARTY APPS

    May 30, 2019

    Since the big unveiling of its “Chat” initiative, Google has been investing heavily into RCS, even directly handling the rollout of RCS messaging in the UK and France. At one point, RCS was supposed to be deeply integrated with Android Q and made available to third-party developers, but ...

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    THE NAVY WILL PAY YOU FOR AI SOFTWARE THAT DETECTS CYBER ATTACKS

    May 29, 2019

    The Defense Department has been utilizing hack-a-thons to reach out into the depths of the internet and find white-hat hackers that want to serve the public, but now the Navy is taking it a step further into the world of artificial intelligence. The Naval Information Warfare Systems Command is holdi...

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    NITI AAYOG TO PUSH FOR GREATER ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE USAGE

    May 29, 2019

    Artificial intelligence and machine learning have emerged as powerful technologies in recent times. These technologies have led to the emergence of innovative business models that can disrupt the way business is done. In addition, artificial Intelligence and machine learning can help the country aug...

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    27-YEAR-OLD SEARCH MARKETING CEO LANDS 13-STOP U.S. SPEAKING TOUR

    May 29, 2019

    Garrett Mehrguth, the CEO and co-founder of the B2B and enterprise search marketing agency, Directive, recently was selected to speak at 13 stops of the Digital Summit tour. Digital Summit, the largest conference series in the digital marketing industry, has invited Mehrguth to share his unique pres...


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    AI TECHNOLOGY MAKES A SOFTER LANDING FOR DRONES

    May 28, 2019

    Landing multi-rotor drones smoothly is difficult. Complex turbulence is created by the airflow from each rotor bouncing off the ground as the ground grows ever closer during a descent. This turbulence is not well understood nor is it easy to compensate for, particularly for autonomous drones. That i...

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    MERIDIAN PARTNERS WITH MX PULSE TO INFUSE AI-POWERED INSIGHTS IN ITS ONLINE AND MOBILE BANKING PLATFORMS

    May 28, 2019

    MX, one of the industry leader in providing financial data solutions to its customers announced that it is partnering with Meridian. The latter is the first financial institutuion across Canada to adopt to MX’s AI and plans to leverage the technology to drive its new tool, Pulse, which is desi...


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    HSBC BANK AUSTRALIA ENTERS INTO TECH AGREEMENT WITH FLAMINGO AI

    May 28, 2019

    Artificial intelligence and machine learning company, Flamingo Ai Ltd (ASX:FGO), has signed a Master Services Agreement (MSA) with HSBC Bank Australia Ltd (HSBC Australia). Flamingo has also as negotiated the first Statement of Work (SOW) under the MSA to deploy the technology into a production envi...


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    AUSTRALIAN FIRMS COMING TO GRIPS WITH AI ETHICS

    May 27, 2019

    Most Australian businesses are already tapping artificial intelligence (AI) to improve key business outcomes, but just two in five have standards and guidelines in place to mitigate the negative impact of the technology, a new survey has found. According to the survey conducted by Fifth Quadrant on ...


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    EXCEED LAUNCHES RANGE OF START-UP SOFTWARE SOLUTIONS

    May 27, 2019

    Exceed, a premier IT solutions and training provider, said it is transforming into a software company with the launch of its unique range of start-up software applications tailored for the corporate environment in the region. Tailored to solve real challenges for its customers, the high-quality soft...


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    AI DETECTING DIABETIC EYE DISEASE

    May 24, 2019

    Artificial intelligence is being used in early screening for diabetic retinopathy, the most common form of diabetic eye disease, local medical experts said on Friday. Diabetic retinopathy, or DR, can cause blindness if untreated and there is a rising number of people with the disease along with a ri...


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    TENCENT MIYING LAUNCHES AI-SUPPORTED AUXILIARY DIAGNOSTIC SYSTEM

    May 23, 2019

    Tencent announces the launch of an AI-supported auxiliary diagnostic system for conducting digital colposcopy at the Global Digital Ecosystem Summit being held in Kunming, China. This latest technology can rapidly identify the cervical transformation zone and the location of a lesion, enabling docto...

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    ARVATO DEVELOPS AN AI-DRIVEN INTELLIGENT ASSISTANT CAPABLE OF PROVIDING BENEFIT AND PROVIDER INFORMATION

    May 23, 2019

    Arvato has developed Ben, an AI-Driven intelligent assistant capable of providing easy access to benefit and provider information for users. Members can now easily find their healthcare insurance specific information by asking common questions to ‘Ben.’ The main motive is to increase cus...


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    SPARTA SYSTEMS ANNOUNCES AN INDUSTRY-FIRST AI-POWERED QMS

    May 23, 2019

    Sparta Systems announces an industry-first AI-powered QMS to pave a path for predictive quality and assist human decision making in the process. This artificial intelligence augmented capability is predicted to bring an industry shift from reactive to proactive/reflective management of quality. The ...


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    6SENSE LAUNCHES ACCOUNT-BASED EXTERNAL MEDIA CAMPAIGNS ANALYTICS

    May 23, 2019

    Today 6sense, a leading Account Based Orchestration Platform, powered by AI, announced its External Media Campaigns feature. This capability extends 6sense's ability to track digital media campaigns launched on non-6sense platforms for use in account segmentation within the 6sense platform, and ...

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    6SENSE LAUNCHES ACCOUNT-BASED EXTERNAL MEDIA CAMPAIGNS ANALYTICS

    May 23, 2019

    Today 6sense, a leading Account Based Orchestration Platform, powered by AI, announced its External Media Campaigns feature. This capability extends 6sense's ability to track digital media campaigns launched on non-6sense platforms for use in account segmentation within the 6sense platform, and ...

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    SYMPHONYRM’S AI-POWERED PLATFORM DOUBLES ITS CUSTOMERS AND RECIEVES $10 MILLION IN FUNDING

    May 22, 2019

    SymphonyRM, Healthcare’s Next Best Action (NBA) company, announced that it has doubled its revenue and client base year over year. To date, SymphonyRM’s platform has generated more than $400 million in value for its clients. Earlier this year, SymphonyRM raised $10 million in Series A fi...

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    IBS SOFTWARE TO ACQUIRE CANADIAN AVIATION SOFTWARE MAJOR

    May 21, 2019

    Travel technology specialist IBS Software (IBS) has entered into a definitive agreement with Massachusetts-based Kronos Incorporated to acquire AD OPT, a market leader in aviation software that provides crew management solutions to some of the biggest names in the global airline industry. AD OPT , f...


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    SYNOPSYS AND KUDAN COLLABORATE TO ACCELERATE DEVELOPMENT OF INTELLIGENT COMPUTER VISION PROCESSING SOCS

    May 21, 2019

    Synopsys, Inc. and Kudan, a leading simultaneous localization and mapping (SLAM) software algorithms licensor, announced a collaboration to optimize Kudan’s SLAM computer software algorithms for Synopsys’ DesignWare ARC EV6x Embedded Vision Processor IP. Kudan’s KudanSLAM software ...

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    WALLARM LAUNCHES CUTTING EDGE API AND MICROSERVICES PROTECTION IN EMEA

    May 20, 2019

    From KubeCon Europe 2019, Wallarm, the company that delivers AI-powered application and API security, today announced the EMEA launch of its Application Security Platform. This expansion will allow Wallarm to better serve existing customers in the region, including BPC Banking Technologies, Wargamin...


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    STREAMING SERVICE PROVIDERS DEVELOP MONITORING & COMPLIANCE SOLUTIONS IN-HOUSE THEN SEEK TECHNOLOGY VENDORS FOR DEPLOYMENT

    May 20, 2019

    With streaming rapidly becoming a high-priority investment area for media firms, the $62.0 million over-the-top (OTT) monitoring and compliance (M&C) market is forecast to expand at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 15.8% to reach $149.7 million by 2024. There will be increased demand for ...


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    VERINT INTRODUCES VISUAL TOOLS TO UNLOCK THE POWER OF THE HYBRID WORKFORCE

    May 17, 2019

    Verint Systems Inc., The Customer Engagement Company, announced the release of the latest enhancements to Verint’s Desktop and Process Analytics (DPA) solution, part of its Workforce Engagement offering, building on Verint’s established leadership in automation solutions. In the hybrid w...


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    UNITED VARS MEMBERS RALLY TO BRING FRESH WATER TO STUDENTS IN CAMBODIA

    May 16, 2019

    Clean water is something most of us don’t think twice about. Turn on the tap or open a bottle and there it is. But that’s not the case for more than 800 million people worldwide. In addition, more than 2 billion don’t have access to the improved sanitation that clean water can prov...

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    SAFEGUARDING: A MULTIFACETED INSPECTION OF THE INTELLIGENT ENTERPRISE FOUNDATION

    May 16, 2019

    The foundational structure is, by far, the most essential part of a house. It’s the one element that helps ensure that the building stands tall with a standard of stability that homeowners can trust. But when a home inspector spots a crack in the ceiling or a leaky pipe in the bathroom, the ho...

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    IBM RELEASES AI-POWERED ANOMALY DETECTION CAPABILITIES TO MITIGATE SUPPLY CHAIN DISRUPTIONS

    May 16, 2019

    IBM launched Business Transactional Intelligence (BTI), an AI-powered solution that offers anomaly detection and visualization capabilities for mitigating supply chain disruptions and accelerating data-driven decision making. BTI, part of IBM’s Supply Chain Business Network, enables companies ...


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    APPIAN BLENDS GOOGLE AI SERVICES INTO UPDATED LOW-CODE PLATFORM

    May 15, 2019

    Low-code pioneer Appian has pushed out a new release of its developer platform, and has added support for users to take advantage of AI capabilities powered by Google’s Cloud Platform. Appian’s platform-as-a-service (PaaS) combines process management and digital process automation with a...


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    CISCO CONVERSATIONAL AI MINDMELD IS NOW OPEN-SOURCE

    May 15, 2019

    Cisco open-sourced its conversational AI for developers to build bots, intelligent assistants and applications for businesses. Previously leveraged by major brands, MindMeld which made its debut in November 2016 was acquired by Cisco for $125 million. Cisco’s webex assistant is made on the sam...


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    IBM AI PROVIDES ULTRA-MODERN CAPTIONING FOR NEWS BROADCASTS

    May 15, 2019

    IBM researchers have devised a software architecture that can achieve best-in-class results for captioning news broadcasts. Only about two years ago, the company had achieved something similar with transcriptions which is not as easy as it sounds. The machine learning driven initiative had to outsma...


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    THE RAPID DEVELOPMENT OF AI HAS BENEFITS — AND POSES SERIOUS RISKS

    May 13, 2019

    In the past decade, the AI revolution has kicked into high gear.Artificial intelligence is playing strategy games, writing news articles, folding proteins, and teaching grandmasters new moves in Go. AI systems determine what you’ll see in a Google search or in your Facebook Newsfeed. They are ...


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    HCL TECH BANKS ON AI & AUTOMATION TO SURPASS WIPRO, BECOMES THE 3RD LARGEST IT FIRM

    May 13, 2019

    HCL Technologies, one of the leading Indian IT services companies has become the third best in the country, beating Wipro as it cloaks a two-digit annual growth rate in the last financial year. IT services major has surpassed Wipro to occupy the post, as its revenue reached a whopping $8.63 billion,...


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    TELARUS HIRES LESLEY EVANS TO LEAD SALES OPERATIONS

    May 12, 2019

    Telarus, LLC., master agent of business unified communications, contact center, mobility, cybersecurity, and network services; today announced it had hired industry-veteran, Lesley Evans, as its new director of sales operations. In this role, Evans will help create more scale with the Telarus Field ...

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    CELEBRATING 30 YEARS OF SAPPHIRE NOW

    May 10, 2019

    SAPPHIRE NOW was held this week in Orlando, Florida. It’s been 30 years since SAP pioneered a new brand of customer interaction by staging its first SAPPHIRE event. November 9, 1989: Representatives from approximately 250 SAP customers gathered at the Scanticon Hotel in Princeton, New Jersey, ...

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    SAP, APPLE TEAMING UP TO HELP CLIENTS DEVELOP OWN IOS BUSINESS APPS

    May 10, 2019

    CORE ML technology of Apple would allow companies to build customized apps on the Leonardo platform of SAP Reports confirm that SAP, the German enterprise business software maker, and Apple have recently announced a partnership to help clients build their own mobile business applications using machi...


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    MICROSOFT WILL INTEGRATE AN ENTIRE LINUX KERNEL IN WINDOWS 10

    May 10, 2019

    Microsoft will include a full Linux kernel for the developer community in its Windows 10 operating system this year. Microsoft and Linux will integrate at userspace which is installed through the Windows store, the testing for which will begin in the summer of 2019. It’s a big event in the evo...


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    AI AND ML ARE ASSISTING BUSINESSES AND USERS ALIKE, SAYS GOOGLE REPORT

    May 10, 2019

    AI (artificial intelligence) and ML (machine learning) are assisting businesses to enhance customer experience and improve return on investment (ROI) and is assisting businesses and users alike said Google in its recently released report. The domestic AI and ML market is expected to grow seven times...


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    SKILLSOFT TO DELIVER TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES BY JOINING SAP PARTNEREDGE PROGRAM

    May 09, 2019

    Skillsoft, a global leader in corporate learning, is now an official member in the SAP PartnerEdge program, which provides the enablement tools, benefits and support to facilitate building high-quality, disruptive applications focused on specific business needs – quickly and cost-effectively. ...

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    VSBLTY JOINS CYBER OPS ALLIANCE, DELIVERING SECURITY SOFTWARE SOLUTIONS UTILIZING ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE AND MACHINE LEARNING

    May 09, 2019

    VSBLTY Groupe Technologies Corp. (CSE: VSBY) (Frankfurt: 5VS) (OTC:VSBGF), a leading software technology company, has joined the Cyber Ops Alliance (COA), a major international cyber security integrator, according to a joint announcement today by Dan Downing, COA CEO, and Jay Hutton, VSBLTY Co-found...


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    TAPPING ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE FOR GLOBAL DEVELOPMENT

    May 09, 2019

    Last week, over 183 global Artificial Intelligence (AI) experts and influencers from more than 35 countries in the world, gathered in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE), for the 2019 AI Everything Summit, organised by Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing in partnership with the ...


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    HIVER NAMED LEADER IN G2 CROWD’S REPORT FOR EMAIL SOFTWARE

    May 09, 2019

    Hiver, a leading provider of email collaboration solution for teams, announced that G2 Crowd has ranked the company a leader in its spring 2019 reports for Email Software. Hiver has acquired this coveted position on the Leader quadrant of the G2 Crowd Grid Report for Email owing to a high customer s...


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    INSTADEEP POWERS AI AS A SERVICE WITH SHARED NVME

    May 08, 2019

    Excelero, a disruptor in software-defined block storage, announced that global Artificial Intelligence (AI) innovator, InstaDeep, has deployed Excelero’s NVMesh® software on Boston Ltd. Flash-IO Talyn storage systems to create a highly efficient data center infrastructure using a scalable ...


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    ACCELERANCE PARTNERS WITH EUVIC OF POLAND TO ADD 1,800 SOFTWARE ENGINEERS TO GLOBAL SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT NETWORK

    May 08, 2019

    Accelerance, a US-based consulting firm which helps technology leaders create and execute effective strategies for global software development outsourcing, today announced the acceptance of Euvic of Gliwice, Poland as an Accelerance Certified Partner. The partnership adds 1,000 of the world's to...


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    AKER SOLUTIONS LAUNCHES SOFTWARE COMPANY TO OPTIMISE FIELD OPERATIONS

    May 08, 2019

    Norwegian engineering company Aker Solutions has established a software and digital services company called ix3 to enable oil and gas operators to optimise field performance. ix3 has developed a digital twin platform called Integral which combines engineering, manufacturing and test data with live-s...


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    ABERDEEN DEMONSTRATES ROI OF CONTENT FOR CX

    May 08, 2019

    Aberdeen, a research firm and intent-based sales and marketing solutions provider, supported by Kapost, recently released new research showing best-in-class B2B firms significantly benefit by executing on consistent, intentional content strategies supporting end-to-end customer experience (CX). Best...

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    SITECORE ANNOUNCES INTENTION TO ACQUIRE HEDGEHOG, PLANS EXPANDED SUPPORT FOR PARTNER ECOSYSTEM

    May 08, 2019

    Sitecore, the global leader in digital experience management software, today announced its intention to acquire Hedgehog Development, a customer and partner-focused digital consultancy. The acquisition will accelerate Sitecore’s growth and bolster the people, technology, and services resources...

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    AVEVA AND COGNIZANT EXPAND R&D PARTNERSHIP TO BUILD NEXT-GEN INDUSTRIAL SOFTWARE

    May 07, 2019

    Cognizant  today announced that it has expanded its research and development (R&D) partnership with AVEVA, a global leader in engineering and industrial software, to develop cutting-edge industrial software that will help shape the future across a range of industries, from water and energy,...


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    LINUX FOUNDATION’S OPEN SOURCE AUTOMOTIVE SOFTWARE PROJECT TAKES OFF

    May 07, 2019

    When we last covered the Linux Foundation’s Automotive Grade Linux (AGL) project a collaborative, cross-industry, nonprofit effort to develop a common, open-source software stack for the connected car it was 2016 and the automotive industry was just beginning to warm up to development partners...


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    THE LEADING SOFTWARE FOR DEVELOPING INSTANT APPS, APPONBOARD STUDIO, IS NOW AVAILABLE FOR FREE

    May 06, 2019

    AppOnboard Studio, the codeless app development software that empowers anyone to design, build and publish their instant apps, playable ads and prototypes all in the same day, is now globally available for anyone to download and get started for free. “Today is an exciting day for the thousands...


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    HIKE BETS BIG ON ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE & MACHINE LEARNING

    May 06, 2019

    Hike, India’s homegrown tech & internet start-up, today announced its research collaboration with Indraprastha Institute of Information Technology, Delhi (IIIT-D). This collaboration is in line with the company’s goal to facilitate research collaboration with Indian universities and ...


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    THIS RECYCLING ROBOT AT YVR AIRPORT USES ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE TO SORT YOUR RECYCLABLES

    May 06, 2019

    Most people try their best to recycle and it can often be a confusing process, which is why Vancouver International Airport recently introduced an artificial intelligence (AI) sensor that oversees a cluster of smart waste bins at a central location within the terminal building. This AI, called Oscar...


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    SITECORE NAMED A STRONG PERFORMER IN B2C CONTENT MARKETING PLATFORMS BY INDEPENDENT RESEARCH FIRM

    May 06, 2019

    Sitecore®, the global leader in digital experience management software, today announced that it has been recognized as a Strong Performer in The Forrester Wave: Content Marketing Platforms for B2C Marketers, Q2 2019 report by Forrester Research, Inc. Sitecore Content Hub was among the select tec...

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    TELARUS CONGRATULATES ZINA L. HASSEL OF ZLH ENTERPRISES FOR BEING AWARDED THE BRONZE STEVIE AWARD FOR WOMAN OF THE YEAR IN BUSINESS SERVICE INDUSTRIES

    May 06, 2019

    Telarus, LLC., master agent of business data, voice, mobility, cybersecurity, and contact center services would like to congratulate Zina L. Hassel, CEO, and founder of ZLH Enterprises, a white glove, concierge technology consultancy, for being named by the 17th Annual American Business Awards® ...

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    MADISON LOGIC UNVEILS NEW DATA CLOUD TO ACCELERATE ABM FOR B2B ORGANIZATIONS GLOBALLY

    May 06, 2019

    Madison Logic, the leading global account-based marketing (ABM) platform, today announces the launch of the ML Data Cloud, powering cutting-edge ABM to accelerate your pipeline and convert your best accounts faster. With state-of-the-art architecture, rich data, and a robust data gateway, the ML Dat...

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    ERICSSON OPENS AI HUB IN MONTREAL TO FOCUS ON RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

    May 03, 2019

    Swedish telecommunications equipment provider Ericsson has opened the doors to its new artificial intelligence (AI) accelerator hub in Montreal and intends to create more than 30 new jobs. The global hub will primarily focus on research and development in AI and automation and will leverage “c...


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    TUTANOTA LAUNCHES NEW ENCRYPTED TOOL TO SUPPORT PRESS FREEDOM

    May 03, 2019

    Tutanota is a German-based company that provides “world’s most secure email service, easy to use and private by design.” They offer end-to-end encryption for their secure email service. Recently Tutanota announced a desktop app for their email service. They also make use of two-fac...


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    MICROSOFT DELIVERS NEW ADVANCEMENTS IN AZURE FROM CLOUD TO EDGE AHEAD OF MICROSOFT BUILD CONFERENCE

    May 02, 2019

    Microsoft Corp. announced a series of new Azure services and developer technologies that put advanced capabilities spanning AI, mixed reality, IoT and blockchain in the hands of developers. The company will share these and additional advancements in hybrid cloud and edge computing at its Microsoft B...


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    MICROSOFT AI SERVICES ROADMAP TO BE DELIVERED AT BUILD

    May 02, 2019

    Microsoft AI will dominate the Build conference next week, with a focus on emerging technologies, such as blockchain, machine learning and IoT, in a clear indication of how its pitch to developers has broadened and morphed with the times. There are more than 1.3 million developers now using its Azur...


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    NIST ASKS FOR HELP TO CREATE STANDARDS FOR ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE

    May 02, 2019

    The National Institute of Standards and Technology is seeking industry input on ways to develop standards for artificial intelligence. Under a federal executive order issued on February 11, NIST is to develop the plan within 180 days. “Timely and fit-for-purpose AI technical standards, whether...


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    BEST MOBILE APP DEVELOPMENT SOFTWARE OF 2019

    Apr 30, 2019

    Apps mean business. While they may have been traditionally associated with general productivity and information retrieval, mobile apps are now an essential part for almost every part of a modern business.  And it's no longer as simple as thinking only in terms of catering for native apps fo...


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    PROS AND CONS OF BOSQUE – MICROSOFT’S NEW PROGRAMMING LANGUAGE

    Apr 30, 2019

    Microsoft’s new Bosque programming language may never rival top tier options like Python or JavaScript. It might even fail miserably as an active language. But if that failure improves the state of software development, Bosque will have succeeded admirably. Microsoft has introduced a brand new...


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    PATHOLOGISTS SEE ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE AS PROMISING DIAGNOSTIC TOOL

    Apr 30, 2019

    Pathologists believe that artificial intelligence (AI) can be used as an effective diagnostic tool to improve clinical workflow efficiency and quality assurance in pathology. In fact, three-quarters of 487 pathologists reported being interested or excited about using AI as a diagnostic tool, accordi...


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    BALL STATE TO ADOPT NEW A.I. SOFTWARE AVISO

    Apr 29, 2019

    Ball State is looking to add a new software to help both students and faculty.  Aviso, a prediction A.I. software, will be implemented next year to help faculty monitor students who may be “at risk” of dropping out. Ro Anne Royer Engle, interim vice president for student affairs, sa...


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    INTEL BANKS ON DATA, GAMING, ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE FOR GROWTH IN INDIA

    Apr 29, 2019

    Chipmaker Intel is looking beyond its processors and chips business, and is banking on areas like gaming, data centres and artificial intelligence to drive growth, as well as cloud capabilities. “We started as a personal computer (PC) company. Now, 50 per cent or so of our portfolio is data ce...


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    CORTEX LOGIC HELPS BUILD AFRICAN ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE ECOSYSTEM

    Apr 29, 2019

    Cortex Logic Helps Build the African AI Ecosystem through Knowledge Exchange & Community Development. Cortex Logic is an African Artificial Intelligence (AI) Software and Solutions company that helps businesses thrive in the Smart Technology Era. We work across multiple business and industry dom...


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    MIRANTIS ADDS MODELING TOOL TO CONFIGURE PRIVATE CLOUD

    Apr 29, 2019

    At the Open Infrastructure Summit conference, Mirantis today unfurled a software-as-a-service (SaaS) application through which IT administrators can employ modeling tools to configure private clouds based on either OpenStack or Kubernetes. Boris Renski, chief marketing officer for Mirantis, said rat...


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    COMPUTER VISION AND ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE (AI) ENABLE UAVS TO DETECT AND AVOID NEARBY AIRCRAFT

    Apr 29, 2019

    CHICAGO Iris Automation Inc. in San Francisco is introducing Casia computer vision technology detect-and-avoid technology to enable beyond visual line of sight (BVLOS) of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs). The company is announcing the new product this week in booth 517 at the Association for Unmanned...


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    HOW MICROSOFT POWERAPPS CAN HELP YOU BUILD APPS AND IMPROVE YOUR COMPANY'S PRODUCTIVITY

    Apr 26, 2019

    Technology is constantly evolving and improving how we communicate and operate, and in recent years, mobility has become the main focus. With the Internet of Things (IoT) and Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) practices becoming increasingly more commonplace throughout more and more businesses, time and c...


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    THE NEW PCI SOFTWARE SECURITY FRAMEWORK MAY BE JUST THE START

    Apr 26, 2019

    Nothing bums out a room like starting to talk about compliance. Go ahead, try it at your next meet up and see how many people turn to their phones or the door. Despite the groans, it is a necessary part of doing business today in every industry and a regulatory tool that helps to ensure the public&r...


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    FACEBOOK OPEN-SOURCES A TOOL TO HELP SOFTWARE FIND AND STORE DATA FASTER

    Apr 25, 2019

    Facebook Inc. is donating another of its internally developed tools to the open-source software community. The social media giant said it’s adding the F14 hash table, which it uses to manage vast amounts of data, to Folly, its open-source library of software components written in the C++ progr...


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    6SENSE EXPANDS INTEGRATION WITH HUBSPOT FOR HEIGHTENED ACCOUNT BASED ORCHESTRATION

    Apr 25, 2019

    6sense, a leading Account Based Orchestration Platform, powered by AI, announced $27 million in funding. The round was led by Industry Ventures and included participation from existing investors Bain Capital Ventures, Battery Ventures, Costanoa Ventures, Salesforce Ventures, and Venrock. “We b...

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    POD GROUP PROVIDES SECURE CONNECTIVITY FOR KLEVIO’S SMART DOOR ENTRY APPLICATION

    Apr 24, 2019

    Pod Group, a provider of platforms, software and connectivity services for the Internet of Things (IoT) and connected enterprises has announced today that it has signed an agreement to provide an IoT connectivity solution to Klevio, a provider of remote keyless access applications. The Klevio One de...

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    DEVICE AUTHORITY AND WIPRO PARTNER TO DELIVER IDENTITY ACCESS AND SECURITY FOR THE INTERNET OF MEDICAL THINGS (IOMT)

    Apr 24, 2019

    Solving secure patient monitoring for a global healthcare company. Device Authority, a global leader in Identity and Access Management (IAM) for the IoT, today launched their strategic partnership and joint customer with Wipro Ltd, a leading information technology, consulting and business process se...

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    NFV SPECIALIST NETELASTIC BAKES SD-WAN INTO ENTERPRISE BRANCH ROUTER

    Apr 24, 2019

    netElastic unveiled an enterprise branch router featuring software-defined wide-area networking (SD-WAN) to ensure mission-critical business applications are identified and prioritized over less important traffic. Such functionality is provided by SD-WAN capabilities that dynamically route applicati...

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    APPLE SPENDS MORE THAN $30 MILLION ON AWS PER MONTH – REPORTS

    Apr 24, 2019

    Apple is spending more than $30 million (£23.1m) on Amazon Web Services (AWS) each month, according to reports. Originally reported by CNBC, citing sources familiar with the matter, Apple had ‘in the past few months’ signed an agreement which included a commitment to spent ‘a...

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    QUALCOMM LAUNCHES SMART CITIES ACCELERATOR PROGRAM WITH COMMUNITY FOCUS

    Apr 23, 2019

    Qualcomm Technologies has announced the launch of its latest smart cities accelerator program – with a particular focus on community. According to the company, the programme will play an important role in bringing together various communities of companies that has been making use of Qualcomm T...

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    VIETNAM-LINKED HACKERS USE ATYPICAL EXECUTABLES TO AVOID DETECTION

    Apr 23, 2019

    OceanLotus, a Vietnam-linked cyber-espionage group, has been using atypical executable formats in an attempt to avoid detection and hinder analysis, according security firm Malwarebytes.  Also known as APT32 and APT-C-00 and well-resourced and determined, the hacking group is known for targetin...

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    SYLABS SLIDES SINGULARITY UPDATES INTO ITS ENTERPRISE PRO PACKAGE

    Apr 23, 2019

    Sylabs pushed out an update to its enterprise-focused SingularityPRO container platform that is the first to take advantage of its extensive 3.x launch from last October. The platform is designed to provide enhanced security and performance for container platforms and still be compatible with the cu...

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    NETELASTIC COMBINES SD-WAN, APPLICATION VISIBILITY ON NEW ENTERPRISE ROUTER

    Apr 23, 2019

    NFV startup NetElastic Systems launched an enterprise branch router that integrates both application visibility and SD-WAN. The EBR 1000A router is based on the company’s existing routing technology, but includes an integrated deep packet inspection engine that provides in-depth application vi...

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    HOW TO AVOID THE NEW DNS HIJACKING ATTACKS

    Apr 22, 2019

    A new means of DNS hijacking is moving from government entities to the private sector as threat actors work to harvest your security credentials and then compromise your network. DNS Hijacking has been around for a while. Initially it began as a way for the bad guys to take you to a fake website so ...

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    HUAWEI DETAILS ADVANCEMENTS IN 5G CORE AND RAN

    Apr 18, 2019

    Huawei this week provided updates to its 5G core network strategy and SingleRAN Pro platform at its Global Analyst Summit. During a keynote, Jason Dai, Huawei’s president of cloud core network strategy, detailed three components of Huawei’s 5G core network that the company will use to en...

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    SCALYR LAUNCHES OPEN SOURCE COMMUNITY LOGRUNNERS FOR ALL THINGS OBSERVABILITY

    Apr 18, 2019

    Log monitoring company Scalyr this week launched an open community, deemed LogRunners, for individuals in the observability space. The community is designed to help developers, architects, site reliability engineers, and DevOps and CloudOps professionals identify, solve, and prevent challenges in th...

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    ORANGE AND NOKIA MIGRATE NETWORKS TO PHOTONIC CONTROL PLANE

    Apr 18, 2019

    Orange and Nokia migrated Orange’s long-distance networks in Europe and Asia to a photonic control plane, which allows the operator to manage the network through distributed software intelligence. The migration involved distributing intelligence on different networking equipment on Orange&rsqu...

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    'FIBER-IN-AIR' 5G NETWORK RESEARCH GETS FUNDING

    Apr 18, 2019

    Wireless transmission at data rates of around 45gbps could one day be commonplace, some engineers say. “Fiber-in-air” is how the latest variant of 5G infrastructure is being described. To get there, a Britain-funded consortium of chip makers, universities, and others intend to aggressive...

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    QUALCOMM ANNOUNCES SMART CITIES ACCELERATOR PROGRAM

    Apr 17, 2019

    Qualcomm Technologies has announced the launch of a smart cities program, aimed at providing a central directory of smart cities solutions based on Qualcomm technology. The Qualcomm Smart Cities Accelerator Program will be a one-stop shop for governments, municipalities, cities, and enterprises to c...

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    AMA, SLING EXPAND WORK TO ADD DOCTOR INPUT INTO HEALTH IT INNOVATION

    Apr 17, 2019

    The American Medical Association (AMA) and student-run biotech incubator Sling Health are expanding their joint efforts to include physicians in health IT innovation to improve clinical workflows and patient care. The two organizations are compiling insights from physicians in their clinical problem...

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    CISCO TALOS SAYS A NATION STATE IS BEHIND SEA TURTLE DNS HIJACKING ATTACKS

    Apr 17, 2019

    Cisco Talos researchers say a nation state is likely behind a new cyberattack, dubbed Sea Turtle, that uses domain name system (DNS) hijacking to steal credentials and passwords for espionage. While Talos won’t attribute the attacks to one particular nation state, “given the complexity i...

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    QUALCOMM AND APPLE END ALL LITIGATION; INTEL EXITS 5G MODEM MARKET

    Apr 17, 2019

    Qualcomm and Apple agree to six-year patent and chipset supply: A long-brewing, global battle between Qualcomm and Apple ended yesterday with the two companies agreeing to end all ongoing litigation related to allegations from Apple that Qualcomm took a monopolistic stance with a “no license, ...

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    SMART IOT DEVICE PAYMENTS GROW SUBSTANTIALLY – BUT SECURITY CONCERNS REMAIN

    Apr 17, 2019

    A new report has argued that while smart payment technologies have shown ‘substantial’ growth, ‘significant’ security concerns remain for consumers. The study, from Transaction Network Services (TNS), evaluated US, UK and Australian consumer experiences with – and attit...

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    LIONBRIDGE AGAIN NAMED ONE OF AMERICA'S BEST EMPLOYERS BY FORBES

    Apr 17, 2019

    Lionbridge Technologies is proud to announce it has again been named one of America's Best Employers by Forbes, which also recognized Lionbridge as a Best Employer for Women in 2018. The 2019 list recognizes organizations across a variety of industries that employ more than 1,000 people in the U...

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    6SENSE SECURES $27 MILLION TO ADVANCE BOLD VISION IN B2B AND ABM

    Apr 16, 2019

    6sense, a leading Account Based Orchestration Platform, powered by AI, announced $27 million in funding. The round was led by Industry Ventures and included participation from existing investors Bain Capital Ventures, Battery Ventures, Costanoa Ventures, Salesforce Ventures, and Venrock. “We b...

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    INTEL BUYS OMNITEK TO FURTHER BOOST ITS FPGA BUSINESS

    Apr 16, 2019

    Intel today announced its intent to purchase Omnitek, a U.K.-based video and vision field programmable gate array (FPGA) provider, as the chipmaker doubles down on its FPGA processor business. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Omnitek was founded in 1998 in Basingstoke, England, and all 40 of it...

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    ANZ USES GOOGLE TOOL TO ENFORCE SECURITY ON CONTAINERS AND CODE

    Apr 16, 2019

    ANZ Banking Group is using a security control created by Google called binary authorization to prevent unauthorised code and container images from being deployed to production. Binary authorization has been in public beta since it was announced at last year’s Google Cloud Next conference, thou...

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    SKILLSOFT AND SUMTOTAL ANNOUNCE INNOVATION AWARDS WINNERS AT PERSPECTIVES 2019

    Apr 16, 2019

    Today at Perspectives 2019, Skillsoft and SumTotal announced their Innovation Awards winners. The annual awards program celebrates the innovative ideas, powerful programs and inspiring leaders who are transforming the corporate learning and talent management landscape by leveraging Skillsoft and Sum...

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    WINDOWS FLAW EXPLOITED TO DELIVER POWERSHELL BACKDOOR

    Apr 15, 2019

    A local privilege escalation vulnerability patched recently by Microsoft in its Windows operating system had been exploited by malicious actors to deliver a PowerShell backdoor. The flaw, tracked as CVE-2019-0859, was fixed by Microsoft with its April 2019 Patch Tuesday updates. According to the com...

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    MICROSOFT LAUNCHES AZURE PREMIUM PLANS FOR SERVERLESS WORKLOADS

    Apr 12, 2019

    Microsoft Azure is now offering another hosting option, an Azure Functions Premium plan,  for Azure enterprise cloud customers that want to add new capabilities to their cloud configurations.
    Using the premium  plan, enterprise customers will be able to use pre-warmed instances to r...

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    IOT SECURITY STARTUP ARMIS RAISES $65 MILLION SERIES C

    Apr 11, 2019

    IoT security startup Armis raised $65 million in Series C funding, bringing the company’s total to $112 million. Sequoia Capital led the round, with participation from Insight Venture Partners and Intermountain Ventures. Bain Capital Ventures, Red Dot Capital Partners, and Tenaya Capital also ...

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    AI, BLOCKCHAIN TO SPUR GROWTH IN CARE COORDINATION SOFTWARE MARKET

    Apr 11, 2019

    Artificial intelligence and blockchain are set to ignite the care coordination software market, predicted Frost & Sullivan in a new report. Aided by these advanced technologies, the market is expected to witness significant traction from payers, hospitals, and physician practices across the Unit...

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    GOOGLE TAKES ON AMAZON WITH OPEN SOURCE ECOSYSTEM

    Apr 10, 2019

    Google teamed up with several top open source software vendors including MongoDB, Elastic, and Redis Labs at its Cloud Next event, doubling down on its commitment to open source and drawing a stark comparison to Amazon’s cloud strategy. During the opening keynote and later in the afternoon at ...

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    MICROSOFT BOOSTS HYBRID STORAGE WITH NEW GEAR

    Apr 10, 2019

    Microsoft is emboldening efforts to boost hybrid storage in the cloud with a new Azure FXT Edge Filer. The company claims it will provide better performance, more memory, and solid-state drive (SSD) capacity. The new caching appliance arrives a little more than a year after Microsoft finalized its a...

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    STEALTHY START-UP PORTENDS 'SECOND WAVE OF SD-WAN'

    Apr 10, 2019

    Israeli start-up flexiWAN has emerged from stealth with a software-defined wide-area networking (SD-WAN) offering that portends the "second wave of SD-WAN," marked by an open architecture in addition to open source software. The open source SD-WAN software is now in beta, available for ent...

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    OUTREACH AND OTHER LEADING SALES PLATFORMS ADD PERSONALIZED VIDEO SELLING TOOLS, POWERED BY VIDYARD GOVIDEO

    Apr 10, 2019

    KITCHENER, Ontario – April 10, 2019 – Vidyard, the leading video platform for business, announces a new partnership with Outreach, the leading sales engagement platform, to bring personalized video messaging and real-time video engagement data to sales teams around the world. Outreach joins Everyone...

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    NEW VERSION OF FLAME MALWARE PLATFORM DISCOVERED

    Apr 09, 2019

    The Flame platform was believed dead following public exposure in 2012, but recently discovered evidence suggests that it remained alive, albeit very well hidden, security researchers at Alphabet-owned Chronicle reveal. Connected to Stuxnet and Duqu through the activity cluster tracked by Chronicle ...

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    NSA RELEASES REVERSE ENGINEERING TOOL’S SOURCE CODE

    Apr 08, 2019

    The National Security Agency (NSA) has made the source code for its "Ghidra" reverse engineering tool available for everyone.  Ghidra is a reverse engineering (SRE) framework containing a set of tools developed by NSA's Research Directorate for NSA's cybersecurity mission. It ...

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    ABERDEEN INTENT FOR SALESFORCE IS LIVE

    Apr 08, 2019

    Aberdeen announced Aberdeen Intent for Salesforce – the first Salesforce-native solution that identifies and pushes intent-qualified opportunities directly into your Salesforce instance so your sales team never misses another deal. Aberdeen Intent for Salesforce uses machine learning to track ...

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    ROCKWELL PATCHES STRATIX SWITCH FLAWS INTRODUCED BY CISCO SOFTWARE

    Apr 05, 2019

    Updates released this week by Rockwell Automation for its Allen-Bradley Stratix industrial switches patch several denial-of-service (DoS) vulnerabilities introduced by the use of Cisco software. Three separate advisories were published on Thursday by ICS-CERT and Rockwell Automation (only available ...

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    THE NEXT STAGE OF INTENT DATA - PART 2

    Apr 04, 2019

    In part one of our series we detailed a new and relative novel approach to intent data, behavioral segmentation (read part-1 for greater detail on user behavior segmentation). However, that user-level analysis is not actionable for most marketers because it is too granular; it does not include any c...

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    APACHE PATCHES CARPE DIEM VULNERABILITY IN WEB SERVER UPDATE

    Apr 03, 2019

    The open-source Apache Web Server project has patched six flaws in the new 2.4.39 update, including a critical issue that could potentially put cloud and shared web hosting providers at risk. Apache HTTP Web Server users are being urged to update their servers to patch for a series of vulnerabilitie...

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    FDA PROPOSES RULES FOR DEVICES USING ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE

    Apr 03, 2019

    The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has released a proposed regulatory framework for medical devices that use artificial intelligence (AI) algorithms. The agency is seeking industry feedback on the proposal, with the goal of issuing a draft guidance based on the feedback. “Our approach will...

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    ACROS SECURITY LAUNCHES 0PATCH PRO

    Apr 02, 2019

    ACROS Security, a Slovenia-based company that specializes in cybersecurity research, penetration testing and code review, on Tuesday announced the launch of a paid version of its 0patch service. 0patch provides users small patches, or micropatches, for vulnerabilities affecting open and closed sourc...

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    QUALCOMM DEVELOPING STANDARDS AND ECOSYSTEM FOR INDUSTRIAL 5G

    Apr 02, 2019

    There’s widespread consensus among the industrial companies on hand for Hannover Messe that 5G will be a major factor in the future of high-value verticals like manufacturing. But, just like consumer 5G services, it won’t happen overnight. That’s why Qualcomm is working on continue...

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    INTEL ROLLS OUT 10NM AGILEX FPGA, ONE API SOFTWARE STRATEGY

    Apr 02, 2019

    Intel today unveiled new field programmable gate arrays (FPGAs) – the Intel Agilex FPGA family – for data- and compute-intensive workloads like artificial intelligence (AI) across the network, cloud, and edge. An FPGA is an integrated circuit that can be programmed anytime, even after th...

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    INRIVER AND APRIMO PARTNER TO BRIDGE THE PRODUCT DATA TO CONSUMER CONTENT GAP

    Apr 02, 2019

    inRiver, the leading provider of SaaS-based product information management (PIM) solutions and Aprimo,the leading provider of technology solutions for content, operations, and performance, today announced a strategic partnership and development of a joint solution to bridge the gap between raw produ...

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    ERICSSON, VODAFONEZIGGO TO TEST 5G TECHNOLOGY IN THE NETHERLANDS

    Apr 01, 2019

    Ericsson has signed a letter of intent with Dutch operator VodafoneZiggo to test 5G technology in the city of Eindhoven in the second quarter of the year, the carrier said in a statement. Under the terms of the agreement, the partners will rollout 5G test facilities in a number of locations in Eindh...

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    ABB AND ERICSSON JOIN FORCES TO ACCELERATE WIRELESS AUTOMATION FOR FLEXIBLE FACTORIES

    Apr 01, 2019

    ABB and Ericsson today strengthened their long-standing relationship with the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU). The collaboration enhances their joint vision for the future of flexible production with advanced automation and wireless communication. Complementary technologies and experi...

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    JAVASCRIPT LIBRARY INTRODUCED XSS FLAW IN GOOGLE SEARCH

    Apr 01, 2019

    A change made several months ago in an open-source JavaScript library introduced a cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in Google Search and likely other Google products. Japanese security researcher Masato Kinugawa discovered what appeared to be an XSS vulnerability in Google Search. Such a sec...

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    GENERAL AVAILABILITY OF AZURE DATA BOX EDGE APPLIANCE RELEASED

    Apr 01, 2019

    Last week Microsoft announced that GA versions of Azure Data Box Edge and Azure Data Box Gateway are now available through the Microsoft Azure Portal. Azure Data Box Edge, the "1U rack-mountable appliance" made by Microsoft, was at the preview stage back in September 2018. It can be used t...

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    TOYOTA JAPAN HACKED, VIETNAM OFFICE SUSPECTS BREACH

    Mar 29, 2019

    After a security incident in February at its Australian subsidiary, Toyota Motor Corp. has suffered its second security breach in the last five weeks, with today's breach announced by the company's main offices in Japan. "On March 29, 2019, it was announced in Japan that Toyota Motor Co...

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    AWS MAKES S3 GLACIER DEEP ARCHIVE AVAILABLE FOR COLDEST CLOUD STORAGE NEEDS

    Mar 28, 2019

    It was promised at last year’s re:Invent, and now it is here: Amazon Web Services (AWS) has announced the general availability of S3 Glacier Deep Archive, aimed at being the lowest cost storage in the cloud. When the company said it was the cheapest around, it wasn’t kidding; offering pr...

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    CYBER EXPERT HOSTS 'SAVVY CYBER KIDS' TALK IN MA

    Mar 21, 2019

    Middle schoolers in Massachusetts welcomed the opportunity to learn about cybersecurity with a visit from Ben Halpert, founder of the Atlanta, Georgia–based nonprofit Savvy Cyber Kids Inc. According to the Center for Digital Education, Halpert visited with more than 1,000 seventh graders at di...

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    NIMBELINK LAUNCHES ASSET TRACKING SOLUTION ACROSS CANADA

    Mar 21, 2019

    The NimbeLink AT2 Asset Tracking Solution will enable TELUS customers to track the movement and condition of their assets across the country. NimbeLink, a leading provider of cellular Internet of Things (IoT) solutions and services, today announced that the NimbeLink AT2 Asset Tracking Solution is n...

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    HEALTHCARE’S STRONG NETWORK SECURITY MAY REFLECT OUTDATED MODEL

    Mar 20, 2019

    The healthcare industry ranks fifth for network security when compared to other major U.S industries, according to 2019 Healthcare Cybersecurity Report by SecurityScorecard. This was the strongest showing for healthcare in the six security categories the report examined: overall security, applicatio...

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    KUBERNETES’ PUSH TO THE EDGE SHOWS INNOVATION, CHALLENGES

    Mar 19, 2019

    Kubernetes continues to proliferate across the cloud ecosystem, with one of its latest efforts focused on pushing the container orchestration platform further toward the edge. This is becoming more important as organizations look to extend the orchestration capabilities of Kubernetes across their cl...

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    WINDOWS 10 APRIL RELEASE TO FEATURE NEW IT CAPABILITIES

    Mar 19, 2019

    When the new version of Microsoft Windows 10 Pro and Enterprise arrives in April, the most obvious changes will be a revised user interface that uses what the company calls an “acrylic” theme. There will be a new light theme to offset the dark theme that arrived earlier, and some aspects...

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    APPLE, MICROSOFT TOP ORGS USED IN SPEAR PHISHING

    Mar 19, 2019

    As spear-phishing tactics continue to evolve, attackers are using these threats with greater frequency and severity, making spear-phishing attacks the top threat vector for many organizations, according to a new report from Barracuda Networks. Despite increased awareness of the types of threats they...

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    ALUMINIUM GIANT NORSK HYDRO SUFFERS MAJOR CYBER-ATTACK

    Mar 19, 2019

    One of the world’s biggest aluminium producers has been hit by a major cyber-attack affecting production systems, according to reports. Norwegian firm, Norsk Hydro, said it had called in national security authorities to help repel the attack, which appears to have started overnight local time....

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    INFOVISTA ENHANCES ITS SD-WAN FOR MANAGED SERVICE PROVIDERS, MID-MARKET ENTERPRISES

    Mar 18, 2019

    Infovista released the most recent update to its Ipanema SD-WAN to better serve mid-market enterprises and managed service providers. The update includes additional application intelligence capabilities, a cloud-based orchestrator, session-based routing and path selection, and a cloud application da...

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    DETAILS OF ACTIVELY EXPLOITED WINDOWS FLAW MADE PUBLIC

    Mar 15, 2019

    Researchers from Chinese cybersecurity firm Qihoo 360 have made public technical details that can be used to construct a proof-of-concept (PoC) exploit for CVE-2019-0808, a recently patched Windows vulnerability that has been involved in targeted attacks. The existence of CVE-2019-0808 was brought t...

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    DMSNIFF POS MALWARE USES DGA TO STAY ACTIVE

    Mar 15, 2019

    Researchers have discovered a rare strain of POS malware which uses a domain generation algorithm (DGA) to maintain persistence. Flashpoint’s Jason Reaves and Joshua Platt revealed in a blog post that the DMSniff malware may have been in use undetected for as long as four years, targeting smal...

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    TURBO SYSTEMS LAUNCHES ITSELF AND UNIVERSAL, NO-CODE DEV PLATFORM

    Mar 14, 2019

    No/low-code development, a practice that’s been around for more than two decades but is now breaking out into the mainstream, has some news. Pleasanton, Calif.-based startup Turbo Systems has launched what it calls the “first universal, no-code engagement platform for the enterprise.&rdq...

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    POLISH OPERATOR PUSHES FOR ‘EXTREME’ 5G NETWORK SHARING MODEL

    Mar 14, 2019

    Amid all the hype about 5G, there are still plenty of concerns about the future impact and immense challenges of this next generation of mobile technology. Questions such as why is it needed and who is going to pay for it are likely keeping industry executives up at night. Efforts are being made to ...

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    6SENSE ANNOUNCES SALESFORCE PARDOT INTEGRATION FOR REVENUE TEAMS TO LAUNCH COMPREHENSIVE ABM PROGRAMS

    Mar 14, 2019

    6sense, a leading Account Based Orchestration Platform, powered by AI, extends its relationship with Salesforce to include an all-new integration with Pardot, Salesforce’s marketing automation solution. This integration combines marketing execution from Salesforce Pardot with the time-based pr...

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    C3 UNWRAPS LOW CODE/NO CODE ENTERPRISE AI DEVELOPMENT ENVIRONMENT

    Mar 13, 2019

    Redwood City, Calif.-based enterprise software provider C3—formerly known as C3 IoT—has released a new developer platform that uses artificial intelligence to accelerate digital transformation in the enterprise. The C3 Integrated Development Studio is a complete low code/no code environm...

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    INTEL, LINUX FOUNDATION LAUNCH OPEN SOURCE SILICON GROUPS

    Mar 13, 2019

    Two new open source silicon groups, one led by Linux Foundation and the other by Intel, launched this week. The Linux Foundation on Monday announced its new CHIPS (Common Hardware for Interfaces, Processors and Systems) Alliance with member companies Google, Western Digital, Esperanto Technologies, ...

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    TETRATE WRAPS ENVOY, ISTIO INTO AN EASIER TO DEPLOY SERVICE MESH

    Mar 13, 2019

    Envoy and Istio have quickly become two of the more prominent platforms in the burgeoning service mesh space. But, startup Tetrate thinks that they are too hard for enterprises to actually use and have launched a platform with the notion of making that process more seamless. Tetrate CEO Varun Talwar...

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    MICROSOFT PATCHES TWO WINDOWS FLAWS EXPLOITED IN TARGETED ATTACKS

    Mar 12, 2019

    Microsoft’s Patch Tuesday updates for March 2019 address over 60 vulnerabilities, including two Windows zero-day flaws that have been exploited in targeted attacks. One of the zero-days is CVE-2019-0808, which Google’s Threat Analysis Group reported to Microsoft after seeing it being exp...

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    VMWARE'S SERVICE-DEFINED FIREWALL AIMS TO 'MASSIVELY REDUCE THE ATTACK SURFACE'

    Mar 12, 2019

    Last week at the RSA Conference in San Francisco, VMware Inc. announced it was launching a new VMware Service-Defined Firewall, a first of its kind in the industry, according to the company. This "internal firewalling" approach aims to reduce the attack surface for both cloud and on-premis...

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    MANY VULNERABILITIES DISCOVERED IN MOXA INDUSTRIAL SWITCHES

    Mar 11, 2019

    Over a dozen vulnerabilities, including ones classified as critical, have been found by Positive Technologies researchers in EDS and IKS switches made by industrial networking solutions provider Moxa. The vendor has released patches and mitigations that should address the flaws. The impacted industr...

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    FLAWS IN SMART ALARMS EXPOSED MILLIONS OF CARS TO DANGEROUS HACKING

    Mar 11, 2019

    Serious vulnerabilities found in high-end car alarms could have been exploited to remotely hack millions of vehicles, including to track them, immobilise them and spy on their owners. Researchers at UK-based penetration testing and cybersecurity firm Pen Test Partners have analyzed smart alarm syste...

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    CITRIX INTERNAL NETWORK HACKED BY INTERNATIONAL CRIMINALS

    Mar 11, 2019

    Citrix Systems‘ internal network was hacked by international cybercriminals that may have accessed and downloaded business documents. The company acknowledged the hack in a blog post last Friday. Stan Black, the chief security and information officer at Citrix, wrote that the company was conta...

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    ADLINK PARTNERS WITH GOOGLE CLOUD TO OFFER IOT READY SOLUTIONS

    Mar 10, 2019

    Offerings enable intelligent decision-making with Edge Computing and real-time connectivity to Google Cloud. ADLINK Technology, a global provider of leading Edge Computing solutions, has partnered with Google Cloud to integrate ADLINK’s hardware and software solutions with Google Cloud IoT off...

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    CISCO SEES A PROMISING FUTURE FOR 5G COMBINED WITH WI-FI 6

    Mar 08, 2019

    While 5G was the big story at MWC Barcelona, Cisco officials believe 5G is just half of the story. The vendor argues that 5G should work in combination with Wi-Fi 6 to truly revolutionize wireless connectivity. Cisco set out part of its view in a recent blog, stating that Wi-Fi 6 “will dramati...

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    VODAFONE TO LAUNCH 5G IN 12 NEW CITIES IN THE UK LATER THIS YEAR

    Mar 08, 2019

    The carrier is currently testing the technology in a number of locations across the UK including Manchester, Bristol and Liverpool. Telecommunications group Vodafone announced it will launch 5G technology in 12 new cities across the United Kingdom during this year. Vodafone said it became the first ...

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    MONGODB SECURITY ERROR LEAKS 808M RECORDS

    Mar 08, 2019

    Security researchers have discovered a massive trove of over 808 million records, including email addresses, phone numbers and other personal information (PII) left exposed on a MongoDB instance. Bob Diachenko claimed to have found the non-password protected, 150GB MongoDB instance at the end of Feb...

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    GLOBAL WEARABLE DEVICES MARKET SAW SOLID GROWTH DURING Q4 2018, SAYS IDC

    Mar 08, 2019

    The latest IDC Worldwide Quarterly Wearable Device Tracker report has found that the global wearable devices market grew 31.4% during Q4-2018, with 59.3 million units shipped. New wearable launches during the months leading up to the holiday season and new smartphone launches, many of which were com...

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    HOW VIRTUSTREAM/SMITHFIELD MULTI-CLOUD PROJECT TRIMS FAT FROM ENTERPRISE IT

    Mar 07, 2019

    There’s a growing consensus around the value multi-cloud as the cloud consumption model of choice for enterprises, but why that’s true is sometimes muddled with PR jargon and IT vendor clichés. On the upside, there are also clear examples of enterprises using multi-cloud offerings...

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    BOSCH US BOILERS CONNECT TO THE INDUSTRIAL INTERNET OF THINGS (IIOT) WITH SIERRA MONITOR

    Mar 07, 2019

    Sierra Monitor Corporation and Bosch US are bringing the Industrial Internet solution to products globally with the ProtoAir, SMC’s cloud and protocol gateway customized for manufacturers. Integrating the ProtoAir into Bosch US commercial boilers has given Bosch the ability to connect their eq...

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    AT&T LAUNCHES NEW CYBERSECURITY DIVISION, JOINS GLOBAL TELCO SECURITY ALLIANCE

    Mar 07, 2019

    AT&T announced a new standalone security division, AT&T Cybersecurity, at this week’s RSA Conference. It combines technology and threat intelligence from Alien Vault, which the operator acquired last year, and AT&T’s security consulting and managed services. Also this week, A...

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    BUSINESSES GO PASSWORDLESS INTO CLOUD SECURITY

    Mar 07, 2019

    Security and risk management leaders are looking to better understand the link between risk and business goals, according to Gartner. In its newly released list of the top seven security and risk management trends for 2019, Gartner identified the ongoing strategic shifts in the security ecosystem th...

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    UNTANGLE INTROS SD-WAN ROUTER IN NEW SECURITY FRAMEWORK

    Mar 07, 2019

    Network security firm Untangle announced a new security framework that leverages new-age technologies such as software-defined wide-area networking (SD-WAN) for its approach to provide security orchestration across the enterprise. The Untangle Network Security Framework is designed to provide protec...

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    NEW REPORT SHOWS HOW IOT DEVICES REMAIN UNDER ‘CONSTANT’ ATTACK

    Mar 06, 2019

    US-based Cyxtera Technologies has released new research which has revealed that IoT devices are continuously being attacked, particularly those leveraging zero-day vulnerabilities for certain devices. The report, titled ‘Detection of Threats to IoT Devices Using Scalable VPN-Forwarded Honeypot...

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    AQUA SECURITY, TWISTLOCK UPGRADE THEIR CLOUD NATIVE SECURITY PLATFORMS

    Mar 06, 2019

    The increasingly complex array of cloud environments used by businesses provides bad actors with great opportunities to sneak into corporate networks. It’s led cloud-native security vendors to scramble to shore up the weak spots. Two of those — Aqua Security and Twistlock — announc...

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    VERIZON SCOOPS UP PROTECTWISE, ADDS MANAGED ENDPOINT PROTECTION

    Mar 06, 2019

    Verizon beefed up its security portfolio with an acquisition (ProtectWise) and a new managed security service (Blackberry Cylance’s endpoint protection) at RSA Conference. At the same time, the operator also unveiled its second annual Mobile Security Index, which found that more companies suff...

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    DIRECTIVE RANKS #1 IN CLUTCH’S TOP B2B MARKETING SERVICE PROVIDERS

    Mar 06, 2019

    Directive, the leading B2B and enterprise search marketing agency, has recently been honored as the number one B2B marketing and advertising service provider in Los Angeles, according to Clutch. Clutch is a B2B research, ratings and reviews site that identifies leading IT and marketing service provi...

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    CYBERCRIME TRENDS TOWARD MOBILE BOTS, REPORT SAYS

    Mar 05, 2019

    While the volume of mobile bot traffic isn’t anywhere near the volume of traditional desktop bots, new research from ThreatMetrix found that the industry should keep an eye out for mobile bot attacks this year. According to the newly released H2 2018 Cybercrime Report, “The Network proce...

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    CITRIX LEANS IN ON AUTOMATION TO SECURE ITS SD-WAN

    Mar 05, 2019

    Citrix Systems enhanced its SD-WAN in order to increase automation and security. This includes new securityfeatures that enable companies to extend user-centric policies to the branch and connect employees to cloudapplications and software-as-a-service (SaaS) platforms. The platform also has integra...

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    BLACKBERRY CYLANCE UNVEILS BEHAVIORAL ANALYTICS SOLUTION

    Mar 05, 2019

    BlackBerry Cylance, the company that resulted from BlackBerry’s acquisition of Cylance, on Tuesday introduced CylancePERSONA, a proactive endpoint behavioral analytics solution. The new solution, which expands the capabilities of the Cylance native AI platform, is designed to protect organizat...

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    SPECTRUM ROLLS OUT ITS NATIONWIDE MANAGED SD-WAN SERVICE

    Mar 05, 2019

    After teasing its launch for some time, Spectrum Enterprise finally released availability of a fully managed SD-WANservice in the U.S. Spectrum Enterprise, which is the business arm of Charter Communications, first demonstrated an SD-WAN proof of concept at the MEF17 show in late 2017. At that time,...

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    BT’S LATEST IOT PROJECT IS TO HELP NORTHUMBRIAN WATER GET SMART

    Mar 05, 2019

    BT has secured a contract with Northumbrian Water to supply a low power IoT network which can boost efficiency through improved operational insights. Approximately 150 sensors will be deployed across the network and will monitor things such as water flow, quality, and pressure. These sensors will be...

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    RSA SECURITY OUTLINES A PATH FOR THE TRUST FUTURE

    Mar 05, 2019

    Often RSA Conference keynotes detail new technologies or outline existing challenges. At the RSA Conference 2019 here, RSA Security took a different approach this year—predicting a possible future that could be less than ideal for humanity unless the right steps are taken. Rohit Ghai, presiden...

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    JOINING THE DOTS: EQUIPPING THE HYBRID CLOUD TO MEET THE NEEDS OF THE DIGITAL ENTERPRISE

    Mar 05, 2019

    Love it or loathe it (and I personally love it) the cloud is having a big impact on enterprise IT, but I don’t think I realised just how big until I got to see the results of a comprehensive survey looking at exactly what was going on in the enterprise cloud market. Conducted on behalf of Nuta...

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    NOKIA, ERICSSON TO PROVIDE 5G GEAR TO U.S. CELLULAR

    Mar 05, 2019

    Regional wireless operator U.S. Cellular has within the span of a week inked a pair of multi-year deals to purchase equipment and software for its 5G network plans. The nation’s fifth-largest wireless operator tapped Ericsson and Nokia to supply standards-based 3GPP 5G New Radio (NR) equipment...

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    LINUX 5.0 INTRODUCES NEW SECURITY CAPABILITIES

    Mar 04, 2019

    Among the features in the Linux 5.0 kernel is support for encryption technology for low-power devices, as well as an improved filtering mechanism to enhance container security. Linux 5.0, the first major milestone release of the open-source Linux kernel in 2019, launched on March 3. Linux 5.0 is the...

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    TRUMP CAMPAIGN REVIVES NATIONALIZED 5G NETWORK PLAN

    Mar 04, 2019

    A narrower, albeit equally controversial plan to place more of America’s 5G future in the hands of the government is making the rounds. The plan, which is being pushed by President Donald Trump’s re-election campaign and some of his advisors, calls for the government to take wireless spe...

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    CROWDSTRIKE FALCON EXPANDS WINGS TO TARGET MOBILE DEVICE SECURITY

    Mar 04, 2019

    CrowdStrike extended its Falcon platform to provide cloud-delivered endpoint security to mobile devices. Falcon for Mobile, which is based on the CrowdStrike’s endpoint detection and response (EDR) technology, identifies threats on mobile devices and provides visibility into situations where t...

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    HOW BUSINESSES CAN CAPITALISE ON A MULTI-CLOUD IT STRATEGY WITH SD-WAN

    Mar 04, 2019

    Enterprises are continuing to accelerate the migration of workloads to public cloud service providers – such as AWS, Azure, Oracle and Google – often as part of an overall digital transformation and cloud-first IT strategy. According to LogicMonitor, more than 80 percent of enterprise wo...

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    MWC19 NEWS ROUNDUP: SAP LEONARDO IOT, AT&T AND VODAFONE TEAM UP, TELSTRA AND ERICSSON COLLABORATE

    Mar 04, 2019

    MWC19 The industry converged on Barcelona last week for the traditional four days of news and networking which comprises MWC19. Here are some stories you may have missed, compiled by IoT News: SAP has released its all-inclusive technology, called SAP Leonardo IoT, which generates and drives digital ...

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    CAPGEMINI TO ENTER INTO A PARTNERSHIP WITH IDEMIA FOR THE LAUNCH OF A SECURE IOT DEVICE MANAGEMENT PLATFORM

    Mar 01, 2019

    Capgemini will enter into a new partnership agreement with IDEMIA, the global leader in Augmented Identity, aiming to introduce a secure Internet of Things (IoT) device management platform which reinforces secure connectivity for a vast array of devices and data. This agreement is a step towards mee...

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    NEUVECTOR BOOSTS CLOUD-NATIVE SECURITY WITH DATA LOSS PREVENTION

    Mar 01, 2019

    Container network security vendor NeuVector is announcing the 3.0 release of its namesake platform on March 1, providing organizations with an integrated data loss prevention (DLP) capability. With DLP, NeuVector will be able to discover personally identifiable information (PII) within cloud-native ...

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    MICROSOFT AZURE DEVOPS PROJECTS GETS INCREASED KUBERNETES SUPPORT

    Mar 01, 2019

    As more Azure users want to work with Kubernetes, Microsoft's engineers are adding new capabilities to make it easier to do. Microsoft Azure, which has been continuing to gain features that make it easier to use it with the Kubernetes container orchestration system, now allows users to deploy mu...

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    ADOBE PATCHES COLDFUSION VULNERABILITY EXPLOITED IN THE WILD

    Mar 01, 2019

    Adobe has released out-of-band updates for its ColdFusion web application development platform to address a critical vulnerability that has been exploited in the wild.  The zero-day flaw, tracked as CVE-2019-7816, has been described by the vendor as a file upload restriction bypass issue that c...

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    CLOUD ADOPTION ON THE RISE, IT PROS UNSURE OF RISK

    Mar 01, 2019

    Even though misconfigurations in public clouds create risks to enterprise security, a new study found that more than half of IT professionals do not really understand the risks inherent in public cloud misconfigurations as well as they understand risks within their traditional IT environments. The 2...

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    VERIFLOW’S CLOUDPREDICT PROVIDES GRANULAR INSIGHT INTO PUBLIC CLOUDS

    Mar 01, 2019

    Veriflow this week introduced CloudPredict, a platform that provides organizations with clearer insights into their public clouds. The company supported the release with research suggesting that public cloud visibility indeed is lacking. CloudPredict provides what the company calls “a consiste...

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    ARM PARTNERS WITH VODAFONE, CHINA UNICOM ON IOT, LAUNCHES SECURITY CERTIFICATION

    Mar 01, 2019

    Arm pushed further into IoT this week at MWC, announcing new partnerships with Vodafone and China Unicom and a security certification process for IoT devices. “We recognize that if the reality of a trillion connected devices is to be met, we need to build trust in those devices, and we need to...

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    US CELLULAR PICKS ERICSSON FOR 5G; ADDS PRIVATE LTE CORE FOR PUBLIC SAFETY

    Feb 28, 2019

    U.S. Cellular will build out its 5G network with Ericsson equipment, and the carrier also is targeting public safety users with prioritized network access and preemption services and the ability to segment first responders’ traffic via a private network core. The carrier, which has an existing...

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    CONTAINERD MOVING FORWARD AS CLOUD-NATIVE LANDSCAPE MATURES

    Feb 28, 2019

    The open-source containerd project is a foundational element for the modern cloud-native landscape, providing the container runtime used by millions of applications every day. On Feb. 28, the containerd project hit a major milestone, officially graduating from the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (...

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    GARTNER SAYS TIPPING POINT IN CLOUD PAAS IS ALMOST COMPLETE – WITH $20BN MARKET REVENUE IN 2019

    Feb 28, 2019

    An interesting if brief note from the analysts at Gartner this week: according to their forecasts, almost half of today’s platform as a service (PaaS) service offerings are cloud-only, with a $20 billion (£15.02bn) market revenue by the end of this year. The analyst firm’s landscap...

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    PTC FUELS LEADERSHIP MOMENTUM IN INDUSTRIAL IOT WITH NEW MANUFACTURING WORKFORCE PRODUCTIVITY SOLUTION

    Feb 28, 2019

    Latest Release of ThingWorx Introduces Operator Advisor; Enhances Data Sourcing, Analysis, Visualization, and Security. PTC today announced the availability of a new version of its award-winning ThingWorx® Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) solution platform. ThingWorx 8.4 introduces new capab...

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    CEQUENCE SECURITY SECURES $17 MILLION IN SERIES B FUNDING

    Feb 28, 2019

    Application security solutions provider Cequence Security has raised $17 million in Series B funding round. To date, the company has secured $30 million in funding.  Led by former Palo Alto Networks and Symantec employees, Cequence Security initially focused on stopping malicious automated bot ...

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    APPLICATION SECURITY FIRM CONTRAST SECURITY RAISES $65 MILLION

    Feb 28, 2019

    California-based application security company Contrast Security on Thursday announced that it raised $65 million in a Series D funding round, which brings the total raised by the firm to $122 million. The round was led by Warburg Pincus, with participation from existing investors Battery Ventures, G...

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    THREAT REPORT TRIES TO CHANGE SECURITY'S NARRATIVE

    Feb 28, 2019

    Over the course of the second half of 2018, criminally motivated attackers were able to cause significant damage to enterprises without their knowledge by using not-so-sophisticated attacks, according to a new report from Gigamon. Not surprisingly, the report found that the top three malware threats...

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    AT&T TAPS MICROSOFT AZURE TO POWER ITS NETWORK EDGE COMPUTE

    Feb 27, 2019

    AT&T and Microsoft are testing an edge deployment model that splits the difference between network compute elements deployed in a central core and those deployed at the far network edge. The model uses what the companies term “network edge compute (NEC) capabilities” that run network...

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    PACKET GETS EDGY WITH VAPOR IO, PLANS 15 EDGE SITES IN 2019

    Feb 27, 2019

    Bare metal cloud startup Packet, in partnership with Vapor IO, said two new edge sites in Chicago are now live. The Chicago sites, along with a site separately deployed in Massachusetts, are the first of 15 locations the company will launch this year. It’s part of Packet’s plan to deploy...

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    CAPSULE8 EXPANDS THREAT DETECTION PLATFORM FOR PCI DSS

    Feb 27, 2019

    Capsule8 is announcing on Feb. 27 that it is now certified to help organizations meet multiple requirements of the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) 3.2.1. The compliance comes alongside a series of improvements Capsule8 has made to its zero-day threat protection platform in rec...

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    SYMANTEC ADVANCES INTEGRATED CYBER DEFENSE PLATFORM

    Feb 27, 2019

    No one technology or vendor can protect an organization against all cyber-security risks. That's why Symantec has been pushing forward its vision of an Integrated Cyber Defense platform (ICD) in an effort to bring together multiple technologies with an integrated approach. On Feb. 27, Symantec a...

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    CHROME ZERO-DAY EXPLOITED TO HARVEST USER DATA VIA PDF FILES

    Feb 27, 2019

    Exploit detection service EdgeSpot says it has spotted several PDF documents that exploit a zero-day vulnerability in Chrome to collect information on users who open the files through Google’s web browser. EdgeSpot claims to have identified several samples in the wild. When one of the PDFs is ...

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    'FARSEER' BACKDOOR TARGETS USERS IN SOUTH EAST ASIA

    Feb 27, 2019

    A recently discovered backdoor is used in attacks targeting victims in and around the South East Asia region, Palo Alto Networks security researchers warn. Dubbed Farseer and targeting Windows computers, the malware appears to be connected to the HenBox Android malware family that was found last yea...

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    5G DEPLOYMENTS WILL BE A SLOW BURN, NOT A ‘BIG BANG’

    Feb 27, 2019

    The telecom industry is in the middle of a 5G frenzy, but cost concerns could drag out the deployment of those networks for several years. Dan Hays, principal at PwC’s Strategy& division, said that the lack of clear revenue-generating use cases and the telecom industry’s overall lack...

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    HOW VIAVI EMULATION AND MONITORING FIT INTO THE 5G PICTURE

    Feb 27, 2019

    Test and monitoring company Viavi is looking at the underlying technologies behind mobile networks in order to ensure that 5G applications will work reliably. The company is playing a role in bringing future 5G devices and systems to market. The company works primarily with operators, service provid...

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    VMWARE-VODAFONE LOVE FEST HITS A NEW HIGH AT MWC

    Feb 27, 2019

    VMware rolled out several updates targeting carriers’ network virtualization efforts and said Vodafone expanded its VMware cloud infrastructure footprint as it prepares to deploy 5G networks. A day after VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger touted the operator as one of its top customers, the companies sa...

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    WIND RIVER HELIX MERGES OLD AND NEW TO SUPPORT INDUSTRIAL EDGE

    Feb 27, 2019

    Wind River unveiled its Helix virtualization platform that’s targeted at modernizing legacy systems so they can use edge devices in industrial settings such as aerospace, automotive, and defense. Helix is meant to address demands now facing industrial customers. This includes system developers...

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    'THUNDERCLAP' FLAWS EXPOSE COMPUTERS TO ATTACKS VIA PERIPHERAL DEVICES

    Feb 27, 2019

    Researchers have disclosed the details of an attack method that can allow a malicious actor to take control of a computer and gain access to sensitive data by connecting a specially crafted device to its Thunderbolt port. The attack, dubbed Thunderclap, involves a series of vulnerabilities that can ...

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    ERICSSON AND CHINA UNICOM ANNOUNCE 5G SMART HARBOR PROJECT

    Feb 26, 2019

    Ericsson and China Unicom, the world’s fourth-largest mobile service provider by subscriber base, are developing a 5G smart harbor at the Port of Qingdao in China. The news follows a successful technical solution verification at the port of Qingdao and was jointly announced by the partners dur...

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    THE QT COMPANY AND INSIDE SECURE TO OFFER JOINT INTEGRATED SOLUTIONS FOR CREATING SECURE IOT AND EMBEDDED DEVICES

    Feb 26, 2019

    Inside Secure Offers Qt Customers Simple, Yet Powerful Tools to Block Hackers from Gaining Access to Their Devices. Inside Secure today announced its collaboration with The Qt Company, a global software company with the leading independent technology behind millions of devices and applications, to p...

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    HEALTH DATA ARCHIVING PROVIDES FINANCIAL GAINS TO ORGANIZATIONS

    Feb 26, 2019

    A full 85 percent of organizations who have retired legacy IT systems and opted for health data archiving report positive financial impacts, according to KLAS Research.   As a result, the data-archiving vendor market is expanding as new vendors enter the market, and existing vendors broade...

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    AT&T WIDENS EDGE COMPUTING EFFORT WITH MICROSOFT AZURE

    Feb 26, 2019

    AT&T today announced a pilot of network edge compute (NEC) capabilities on its 5G network with Microsoft Azure. Described as the second variant of its edge computing effort with lower latency, AT&T is working with Vorpal, a drone detection and geolocation tracking company, to run its applica...

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    BACKDOOR TARGETS U.S. COMPANIES VIA LINKEDIN

    Feb 26, 2019

    A malicious campaign attempting to infect business users in the United States with a backdoor has been ongoing for over half a year, Proofpoint reports.  Mainly targeting U.S. companies in the retail, entertainment, pharmacy, and other industries that commonly employ online payments, such as on...

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    KUBERNETES GETS SMALLER WITH K3S PROJECT FOR THE EDGE

    Feb 26, 2019

    The open-source Kubernetes container orchestration platform has become a de facto standard for cloud-native computing, but there is at least one catch--it's not optimized by default for edge use cases. On Feb. 26, Rancher Labs formally announced the launch of the open-source K3S effort that buil...

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    EXFO INCREASES ITS INVESTMENT IN 5G WITH PARTNERSHIPS, ENGAGEMENTS

    Feb 26, 2019

    Exfo is increasing its interest and focus on 5G at MWC Barcelona. The test, monitoring, and analytics company this week announced its membership in the O-RAN Alliance and said that it was selected by mobile operator Telenor Denmark to provide an automated troubleshooting system within its network. F...

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    ERICSSON SECURES TWO 5G CONTRACTS WITH MIDDLE EAST OPERATORS

    Feb 26, 2019

    Swedish vendor Ericsson said Middle East carriers Ooredoo and Saudi Telecom Company will use its 5G solutions for network projects in Qatar and Saudi Arabia. Under the deal with Ooredoo Qatar, the vendor will deploy its Radio System, 5G New Radio solutions and 10 Gbps microwave solutions to upgrade ...

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    TURBOTAX USERS HIT BY CREDENTIAL STUFFING ATTACK

    Feb 26, 2019

    Users of popular tax preparation software TurboTax have been hit by a credential stuffing attack, the latest in a wave of similar raids using compromised credentials. Financial software maker Intuit sent a letter to affected customers, a copy of which was filed with the Office of the Vermont Attorne...

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    IOT FLAWS REVEAL NEED TO WORK WITH RESEARCHERS

    Feb 25, 2019

    Two new vulnerabilities within IoT devices could have given cyber-criminals direct access to the personal data and home networks of consumers, according to McAfee Labs. At the Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona, Spain, McAfee’s advanced threat research team revealed new vulnerabilities i...

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    WHY THE FUTURE OF APPLICATION DEPLOYMENT IS NOT A BINARY CHOICE

    Feb 25, 2019

    Last year, an interesting headline appeared on Forbes.com: On-premise is dead. Long live on-premise. The author explained that although public cloud is pervasive, on-prem is certainly not dead. Pundits who declared on-prem computing dead and buried several years ago started to backtrack in 2018. Ind...

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    VERIZON, CISCO ANNOUNCE 5G/SD-WAN PACT

    Feb 25, 2019

    Two more major networking players have signed an agreement to combine two promising, game-changing technologies: 5G wireless and software-defined wide-area-networking (SD-WAN). Verizon announced its Virtual Network Services will support 5G devices on Cisco's SD-WAN platform, which features inten...

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    NOKIA CEO RAJEEV SURI KEEPS 5G PRESSURE ON EURO OPERATORS

    Feb 25, 2019

    Nokia CEO Rajeev Suri continued to press the case that European operators falling behind their North American and Asian counterparts in the deployment of 5G should not blame their vendor partners. Suri made his case as part of a Nokia press conference at this week’s MWC Barcelona event in Spai...

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    FIBOCOM LAUNCHES INTEL® POWERED GLOBAL 5G MODULE

    Feb 25, 2019

    FIBOCOM Wireless unveils Intel powered 5G module for the global vertical markets at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain. FG100, the first of Fibocom’s 5G family modules, with Intel® XMM™ 8160 5G modem, offers a “One World One SKU” solution to enable 5G globally ...

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    EUROPEAN TELECOMMUNICATIONS STANDARDS INSTITUTE PUBLISHES NEW IOT SECURITY STANDARD

    Feb 25, 2019

    On February 19, the European Telecommunications Standards Institute (ETSI) published the ETSI TS 103 645 V1.1.1 -- or more simply, a high-level outcome-focused standard (PDF) for cybersecurity in the consumer-oriented Internet of Things (IoT). ETSI is an independent not-for-profit standards organiza...

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    5G TO REPRESENT OVER 15% OF MOBILE MARKET BY 2025: GSMA

    Feb 25, 2019

    5G connections are expected to reach 1.4 billion connections by 2025, representing over 15% of the global mobile market, according to a new study by the GSMA. The report highlights how 5G networks, artificial intelligence (AI), smart platforms and the internet of things (IoT) are set to transform th...

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    SAP COVERS ALL LINE-OF-BUSINESS APPS IN LEONARDO IOT SHELL

    Feb 25, 2019

    SAP toughened its Leonardo IoT platform to now allow customers to embed IoT data into business processes with all of its line-of-business solutions such as S/4HANA and C/4HANA. Customers also have cloud-to-cloud interoperability with Microsoft Azure IoT Hub to give customers more choice in device ma...

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    AVNET ANNOUNCES FIRST SOLUTION WITH LTE-M CONNECTIVITY THAT PROVIDES AI AND SECURITY AT THE EDGE

    Feb 25, 2019

    Combines Avnet’s SmartEdge Agile IoT devicewith Octonion’s Brainium software platform and Sequans’ Monarch chipset to enable plug and play connectivity solutions for IoT. Avnet and Octonion, an Intelligent Edge IoT software provider, have teamed up with Orange to launch a customize...

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    FACEBOOK-BACKED TIP ADDS NEW PROJECT GROUPS, DEMOS MOBILE NETWORK

    Feb 25, 2019

    The Telecom Infra Project (TIP) launched two new project groups, OpenRAN 5G NR and WiFi. And three years after Facebook first launched the initiative at MWC,  TIP for the first time demonstrated how its technologies work together in an end-to-end mobile network architecture. The disaggregated n...

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    ERICSSON USES INTEL 10NM TECH FOR 5G BASE STATION PRODUCTS

    Feb 25, 2019

    Intel kicked off MWC 2019 announcing a high-profile customer — Ericsson — and new products for 5G and edge computing. Ericsson will use Intel’s 10-nanometer (nm) system-on-chip (SoC) wireless access product, code-named Snow Ridge, for its 5G base station product lines. Intel unveil...

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    VERIZON BRINGING MOBILE 5G TO 30 CITIES IN FIRST HALF OF 2019

    Feb 24, 2019

    After a limited launch of its 5G Home service in October last year, Verizon last week added some clarity to its plans for a mobile service–CEO Hans Vestberg, speaking at an investors event, said the carrier will turn up mobile 5G in 30 cities in the first half of this year. The 5G Home service...

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    PULSE SECURE UNVEILS SOFTWARE DEFINED PERIMETER SOLUTION

    Feb 22, 2019

    Pulse Secure, a company that specializes in secure access solutions, this week unveiled a new software defined perimeter (SDP) product designed to provide organizations direct secure access to their resources and applications. Pulse Secure, whose solutions were part of Juniper Networks until 2014, o...

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    AT&T PARTNERSHIP COMBINES SD-WAN WITH 5G

    Feb 22, 2019

    With 5G mobile networks just coming online in the U.S., forerunner AT&T is already pairing the game-changing technology with another transformative technology, software-defined wide-area-networks (SD-WAN). 5G is starting to supplant older cellular mobile communication technology, promising faste...

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    NIMBELINK AND POLTE TEAM UP ON LOCATION TECHNOLOGIES FOR IOT ASSET TRACKING

    Feb 22, 2019

    Collaboration enhances 4G & 5G connectivity for AT series asset trackers from NimbeLink. Polte Corporation, the leader in advanced Cloud Location over Cellular (C-LoC) solutions, and NimbeLink, a leading provider of cellular IoT solutions and services, today announced a new initiative to embed P...

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    LORA ALLIANCE™ ECOSYSTEM HIGHLIGHTS VAST YEAR ON YEAR GROWTH IN LORAWAN™ DEPLOYMENTS AT MWC 2019

    Feb 22, 2019

    The LoRa Alliance™ today previewed its activities at the upcoming Mobile World Congress Barcelona event taking place February 25-28, 2019 in Barcelona, Spain. The LoRa Alliance’s presence will showcase the breadth of LoRaWAN™ network coverage, certified devices and massive number o...

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    AT&T, ONELIFE TECHNOLOGIES ANNOUNCE THE FIRST LTE-M CERTIFIED MEDICAL AND HEALTH DATA WEARABLE

    Feb 22, 2019

    A Comprehensive Smartwatch Health Solution for the Chronically Ill and Elderly. OneLife Technologies Corp., a mobile medical software/data collection company, offers the first AT&T LTE-M certified medical wearable. The OnePulse smartwatch goes beyond tracking steps. It provides activity trackers...

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    VERIZON 5G NR NETWORK TO TOUCH 30 MARKETS BY YEAR-END

    Feb 22, 2019

    Verizon has finally unveiled some of its 5G expansion plans, stating it will have standards-based 5G services in at least 30 markets by year-end. The move highlights robust plans for the carrier, though it could still lag behind rivals that are promising nationwide coverage in 2020. Verizon executiv...

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    ENTRUST TO ACQUIRE HARDWARE SECURITY MODULE MAKER NCIPHER

    Feb 22, 2019

    Entrust Datacard and Thales have signed a definitive agreement for Entrust to acquire the nCipher general purpose hardware security module (GP HSM) division of Thales. Financial details have not been disclosed. nCipher became a separate stand-alone business within Thales on January 7, 2019. This was...

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    VMWARE, ERICSSON PARTNER FOR SERVICE PROVIDER VIRTUALIZATION

    Feb 21, 2019

    VMware's vCloud NFV platform, featuring new-age network functions virtualization, is the centerpiece of a new partnership with Ericsson formed to simplify network virtualization for Communication Service Providers (CSP). The five-year agreement will specifically seek to simplify deploying and ru...

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    DUO SECURITY DIGS INTO CHROME EXTENSION SECURITY WITH CRXCAVATOR

    Feb 21, 2019

    Do you know if the Chrome browser extensions that are being used across your enterprise are a potential risk? That's a question that until today wasn't as easy to answer as it should have been. Cisco's Duo Security business unit is announcing the public beta of a new tool called CRXcavat...

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    REDIS LABS FURTHER CHANGES LICENSING TERMS – TO MAKE DEVELOPERS HAPPY AND KEEP BIG CLOUD VENDORS AT BAY

    Feb 21, 2019

    Open source database provider Redis Labs has announced Redis Source Available License (RSAL), representing a modification of previous licensing terms for its modules and looking towards clarification with the open source and developer communities. The company had in August changed its terms to Apach...

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    5G WILL CONNECT ALL OF MWC BARCELONA

    Feb 21, 2019

    This year’s MWC event will be dominated by 5G in a way that will make last year’s seemingly heavy 5G tilt look quaint. Basically, if a company anywhere on the millions of square meters of show floor does not have something in their booth tied to 5G, they may want to re-evaluate their att...

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    QUECTEL LEADS THE ROAD TO 5G WITH COMMERCIAL 5G MODULES

    Feb 21, 2019

    Quectel RG500Q/RG510Q and RM500Q/RM510Q 5G modules are designed for enterprise and mobile broadband applications such as fixed wireless access, mobile hotspot devices, Always Connected PCs, and public safety and surveillance applications. Quectel today announced its commercial 5G IoT modules featuri...

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    128 TECHNOLOGY IS STARTING A REVOLUTION FOR SECURE SD-WAN, NETWORKING

    Feb 21, 2019

    As SD-WAN matures, the more critical its security is becoming for enterprise customers. And while vendors are working on various strategies to secure the technology, 128 Technology believes that the best way for enterprises to protect themselves against threats is by eliminating tunnel-based approac...

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    SHADOW IT PLAGUES ORGANIZATIONS, UNDERMINING CLOUD SECURITY

    Feb 21, 2019

    Shadow IT continues to affect organizations, which is undermining their cloud security and exposing sensitive data to breaches, according to a survey of 450 IT and cybersecurity professionals from a range of industries including healthcare. Shadow IT is the use of unsanctioned personal devices and c...

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    CISCO SAYS MOBILE INTERNET TRAFFIC WILL REACH NEARLY A ZETTABYTE BY 2022

    Feb 21, 2019

    As usual, the Cisco Mobile Visual Networking Index points to huge increases in the amount of data being trafficked through networks. And, as usual, it’s a master class in exotic numbers. The report, which covers the 2017-2022 time frame, says that the annual run rate of mobile internet traffic...

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    ARM EXPANDS NEOVERSE PLATFORM FOR EDGE, CLOUD

    Feb 20, 2019

    The chip designer is unveiling its new N1 and E1 offerings that are designed to tackle such computing trends as IoT, 5G and the edge. Arm officials are rolling out the latest generations of the company’s Neoverse infrastructure platform that are designed to help enterprises get better control ...

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    GOOGLE CLOUD SERVICES PLATFORM BRINGS THE CLOUD ON PREMISES

    Feb 20, 2019

    The public cloud isn't the only place where cloud-native Kubernetes workloads can run, as Google opens up a beta of its Cloud Services Platform, bringing the Google Kubernetes Engine to on-premises deployments. Google is extending its Cloud Platform beyond the confines of its own data centers, e...

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    FOUR REASONS WHY YOUR COMPANY MIGHT NOT BE READY FOR DEVOPS JUST YET

    Feb 20, 2019

    Let’s get one thing straight: I’m a huge fan of DevOps. It has been shown to increase quality, reduce problems, and shorten development cycles. It’s often considered a panacea for large organisations looking to transform their development, production and operational lifecycles. But...

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    ERICSSON AND JUNIPER 5G TRANSPORT, SECURITY TIE-UP TOUTS PROGRESS

    Feb 20, 2019

    Ericsson and Juniper Networks have scored 20 new customers as part of their 5G transport and security partnership that was announced last year. Three of those contracts are with service providers: TrueMove of Thailand, DNA of Finland, and Jazz of Pakistan. At least one U.S. mobile provider is also i...

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    NEW GANDCRAB RANSOMWARE DECRYPTOR RELEASED

    Feb 20, 2019

    The cat-and-mouse game between BitDefender and the GandCrab ransomware developers continues. On Tuesday (Feb. 19) BitDefender released a new version of its GandCrab decryptor able to decrypt versions of GandCrab 1, 4 and 5 up to the latest version 5.1. The decryptor is available from BitDefender and...

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    SERVICE ASSURANCE CHALLENGES IN VIRTUALIZED, MULTI-CLOUD NETWORKS

    Feb 20, 2019

    What are the challenges for service assurance — and visibility and observability — as networks evolve toward virtualization, multi-cloud environments and edge computing? Network and service assurance needs are evolving rapidly, as more applications — both network functions that sup...

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    K2 CYBER SECURITY TAKES DETERMINISTIC APPROACH TO THREAT DETECTION

    Feb 20, 2019

    There are a lot of cyber-security startups that make use of artificial intelligence to help organizations detect new threats, but K2 Cyber Security isn't one of them. K2 officially emerged from stealth on Feb. 20 along with its cloud workload security platform that takes a deterministic real-tim...

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    GOOGLE CLOUD ACQUIRES ALOOMA TO BOLSTER ENTERPRISE DATA MIGRATION CAPABILITIES

    Feb 20, 2019

    Google Cloud chief executive Thomas Kurian promised an aggressive approach to enterprise cloud strategy going forward – and the company has immediately put its money where its mouth is with the acquisition of California and Tel Aviv-based startup Alooma. Alooma aims to solve a key problem for ...

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    LENOVO ANNOUNCES CONSUMPTION-BASED, AS-A-SERVICE OFFERING

    Feb 19, 2019

    Lenovo has announced Lenovo TruScale Infrastructure Services, its comprehensive as-a-Service offering. Lenovo TruScale is a subscription-based offering that allows customers to use and pay for data center hardware and services – on-premise or at a customer-preferred location – without ha...

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    30 SECURITY VENDOR BEHAVIORS THAT SET OFF A CISO’S BS DETECTOR

    Feb 19, 2019

    I had never seen such disdain and aggravation from a CISO. Richard Rushing (@SecRich), CISO of Motorola Mobility, sent me an email with a litany of vendor pitches. Each one punctuated with vitriolic commentary and frustration. It appears a lot of companies will fully protect his network and automati...

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    IBM UNVEILS NEW OFFERINGS FOR HYBRID CLOUD

    Feb 19, 2019

    IBM has announced new hybrid cloud offerings to help businesses migrate, integrate and manage applications and workloads seamlessly and with security across any public or private cloud and on-premises IT environment.  The IBM Institute for Business Value estimates that by 2021, 98 percent of or...

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    HEALTHCARE FIRMS GO FOR THE HYBRID CLOUD APPROACH WITH COMPLIANCE AND CONNECTIVITY KEY

    Feb 18, 2019

    It continues to be a hybrid cloud-dominated landscape – and according to new research one of the traditionally toughest industries in terms of cloud adoption is now seeing it as a priority. A report from enterprise cloud provider Nutanix has found that in two years’ time, more than a thi...

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    STORAGE MAKER QNAP WARNS OF MALWARE TARGETING ITS NAS DEVICES

    Feb 18, 2019

    Network-attached Storage (NAS) device maker QNAP has published a security advisory to alert of malware targeting its NAS devices.  Rated High severity, the alert reveals that some QNAP storage appliances are affected by a recently reported malicious program, but doesn’t offer details on w...

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    SEMTECH’S LORA TECHNOLOGY FEATURED IN ORION SYSTEM’S UTILITY METERS, GATEWAYS AND SMART LIGHTING SOLUTIONS

    Feb 18, 2019

    Reliable data transmission from LoRa-connected meters and LoRa-enabled luminaire controllers create smarter cities. Semtech Corporation announced that Orion System LLC (OrionM2M)* has integrated Semtech’s LoRa® devices technology into its smart metering solutions to monitor water, gas and ...

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    YOU’LL HAVE HAD YOUR IOT: SCOTLAND GETS MOST ADVANCED UK INTERNET OF THINGS NETWORK

    Feb 18, 2019

    Glasgow-based intelligent networking and integrated security solutions provider Boston Networks is powering what is claimed to be the UK’s most advanced Internet of Things network, called IoT Scotland. IoT Scotland is a £6 million wide area wireless sensor network that will work through ...

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    CHINESE SURVEILLANCE DATABASE EXPOSES MILLIONS OF IDS

    Feb 18, 2019

    Security researchers have spotted a mass data leak from an unsecured database which exposed the personal details of over 2.5 million surveilled Chinese residents. SenseNets Technology uses AI-powered technology in facial recognition cameras to record the movements of millions of minority Uighurs in ...

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    ALTAEROS LAUNCHES AERIAL CELL TOWER

    Feb 18, 2019

    The company said the new offering will allow U.S. carriers to rollout 5G and IoT across rural areas. Massachusetts-based communications infrastructure provider Altaeros has launched what it claims to be the world’s first commercially available aerial cell tower. The new cell tower, dubbed Supe...

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    IBM PLANS ASIAN ROLLOUT FOR POWER-POWERED CLOUD

    Feb 18, 2019

    IBM’s cloud will soon offers more IaaS and AI services powered by its own POWER9 CPUs. Big Blue has previously offered POWER CPUs for infrastructure-as-a-service, but limited their availability to just one data center in Dallas, Texas, and focused on a rent-a-server option, plus a POWER-powere...

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    RUCKUS INTRODUCES ICX 7850 SWITCH FOR 100GBE EDGE-TO-CORE NETWORKS

    Feb 17, 2019

    Ruckus Networks, an ARRIS company, has announced the availability of its new ICX 7850 switch: an edge-to-core solution for the next decade of enterprise networking. Ruckus’ stackable ICX 7850 delivers high-density aggregation for 10GbE, 25GbE, 40GbE, 50GbE, and 100GbE using existing customer i...

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    RED HAT BOOSTS CLOUD-NATIVE INTEGRATION PLATFORM DEVELOPMENT

    Feb 15, 2019

    Modern application development often involves a healthy dose of integration technologies and approaches that bring together different data sets and capabilities. In an effort to make the integration process easier to work with, Red Hat is launching a new bundled offering aptly called Red Hat Integra...

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    CAVLI WIRELESS TO LAUNCH NB-IOT MODULE AT MOBILE WORLD CONGRESS BARCELONA 2019

    Feb 15, 2019

    IoT Companies can now deploy NB-IoT devicesanywhere. Cavli Wireless Inc, a cellular IoT based module manufacturer and provider of eSIM enabled global connectivity, announces the release of its future proof IoT module – C1 RM, at Mobile World Congress, Barcelona 2019. C1 RM is an NB-IoT module ...

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    GANDCRAB RANSOMWARE SLINGERS TARGET MSPS

    Feb 15, 2019

    A software company has been forced to remind customers to patch a two-year-old flaw in a third-party plug-in, after reports it is being exploited to infect scores of companies with GandCrab ransomware via their managed security provider (MSP). The issue relates to CVE-2017-18362, a flaw which affect...

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    KALOOM’S CLOUD EDGE FABRIC SUPPORTS NETWORK SLICING, 5G APPS

    Feb 15, 2019

    Kaloom says its new edge data center networking fabric, called Cloud Edge Fabric, is fully automated and supports network slicing along with embedded 5G user plane functions. The product is already in trials with “two major wireless operators,” said Thomas Eklund, Kaloom’s vice pre...

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    DRIVENETS POCKETS $110M TO PAVE SOFTWARE DISAGGREGATION PATH

    Feb 15, 2019

    Israeli software startup DriveNets landed $110 million in first round financing to boost its focus on helping service providers disaggregate proprietary routers from their networks as they move to 5G. The company was founded in 2015. Ido Susan, who was one of its co-founders and is currently CEO, wa...

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    SMALL CELL FORUM, CBRS ALLIANCE PARTNER TO DRIVE 3.5 GHZ ECOSYSTEM

    Feb 15, 2019

    Small Cell Forum and the CBRS Alliance have agreed to work together to drive development and promote the adoption of OnGo solutions for the 3.5 GHz ecosystem. OnGo is the brand for LTE-based solutions for use in the Citizens Broadband Radio Service band. The two organizations said that they will joi...

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    KT SELECTS ORACLE COMMUNICATIONS FOR 5G BUSINESS SERVICES

    Feb 15, 2019

    Korea Telecom will use Oracle Communications for the deployment of the 5G Policy Control Function (PCF) in the deployment of its 5G networks. The deployment will enable the Korean telco to provide new network-as-a-service (NaaS) offerings for businesses. Oracle noted that the 5G PCF is the policy ma...

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    NEXT.JS 8 NOW SUPPORTS SERVERLESS APPS

    Feb 14, 2019

    Next.js, a framework for building server-rendered apps with JavaScript and the React UI library, adds serverless computing capabilities as part of its new Version 8. Next.js 8 enables serverless deployment, in which applications are split into smaller parts, or lambdas, that let code be run on deman...

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    ETSI MEC CREATES ITS FIRST WORKING GROUP

    Feb 14, 2019

    The ETSI Multi-Access Edge Computing (MEC) group created its first working group — the Deployment and Ecosystem working group, or “Decode.” The new group will focus on the implementation and deployment of MEC-based systems using standardized APIs. These systems leverage the MEC-def...

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    RUBRIK LAUNCHES OPEN SOURCE COMMUNITY CALLED BUILD

    Feb 14, 2019

    Rubrik announced an open source community, Rubrik Build, which aims to simplify improvement of existing projects and ease creation of applications, automation tooling, and integrations. It’s based on a set of APIs providing pre-built use cases, quick-start guides, and integrations with popular...

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    KT PICKS ORACLE’S POLICY CONTROL FUNCTION PLATFORM FOR ITS 5G NETWORK

    Feb 14, 2019

    Oracle scored a deal to provide Korea Telecom (KT) with its 5G policy control function (PCF) platform in support of the carrier’s 5G network deployment. That platform will allow the operator to construct use cases using network slicing to drive new business opportunities. The Oracle 5G PCF pla...

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    WORLD’S FIRST IOT SHARED DATA PLAN WITH FLAT RATE ANNOUNCED BY CHEERIOT

    Feb 14, 2019

    CheerIoT will launch global IoT connectivity for €0,148 / month at MWC’19 in Barcelona. IoT Connectivity provider CheerIoT announces world’s first IoT shared data plan with flat rate. The one-off price for a SIM Card is €8,90 and includes a 5-year data bundle of 300 MB. The sha...

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    DIRECT CONNECTIVITY TO IBM CLOUD NOW AVAILABLE WITH ASCENTY’S CLOUD CONNECT

    Feb 14, 2019

    Digital Realty, a global provider of data centre, colocation and interconnection solutions, and Ascenty, a provider of data centre services in Latin America, announced that Ascenty has added dedicated and private access directly to the IBM Cloud in its connectivity portfolio through IBM Cloud Direct...

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    NEW VARIANT OF SHLAYER MACOS MALWARE DISCOVERED

    Feb 14, 2019

    Carbon Black’s security researchers recently discovered a new variant of the Shlayer malware that targets macOS versions ranging from 10.10.5 to 10.14.3. The threat is being distributed through a large number of websites, fake or hijacked legitimate domains, and poses as an Adobe Flash update....

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    ONLY 28% OF ADVISORIES HELP MITIGATE RISKS

    Feb 14, 2019

    In its second annual review of vulnerabilities and threat group activity specific to industrial control systems (ICS), Dragos found that the majority of the public vulnerability advisories it tracked in 2018 were network exploitable. The Year in Review is comprised of three parts: The Industrial Con...

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    HUAWEI COLLABORATES WITH SUSS TO CULTIVATE ICT TALENTS IN SINGAPORE

    Feb 14, 2019

    As part of Huawei’s global initiative to nurture new information and communications technology (ICT) talents, the global ICT solutions provider and Singapore University of Social Sciences (SUSS) have signed an agreement to set up an ICT Academy on the varsity level in Singapore. It will be the...

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    ENGIE BUILDS ON DATA CENTRE CAPABILITIES WITH NEW ACQUISITION IN SINGAPORE

    Feb 14, 2019

    ENGIE South East Asia has announced a definitive agreement to acquire RCS Engineering Pte Ltd., a leading player in Singapore’s data centre industry specialised in delivering M&E infrastructure to large and mission-critical facilities and already exporting its services overseas. The acquis...

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    AZURE CLOUD CUSTOMERS CAN NOW ACCESS LSV2 VIRTUAL MACHINES

    Feb 14, 2019

    Microsoft Azure continues to broaden its virtual machine offerings to give customers the power and features they require for all uses. Microsoft Azure users looking to find just the right virtual machine configurations for their workloads now have another option to choose from as the company's l...

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    AT&T GETS OK FOR TESTS USING VARIOUS FREQUENCIES IN TEXAS LAB

    Feb 14, 2019

    AT&T has received the OK for tests at its lab in Austin, Texas, using a range of spectrum bands, including 3700-4200 MHz (C-Band), 3400-3600 MHz and others. The FCC just this week grantedAT&T’s application for the experiments. AT&T is staying mum on the suppliers of the equipment i...

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    SIGFOX OPENS RADIO SPECIFICATIONS FOR CONNECTED OBJECTS

    Feb 13, 2019

    By opening its radio specifications to the public, Sigfox strengthens its position as the global provider of 0G connectivity. To celebrate the 8th World Radio Day, under the patronage of UNESCO, Sigfox has publicly released the specifications of its radio protocol for connected objects. Impact of Op...

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    OUTDATED HEALTH IT INFRASTRUCTURE ATTRACTS HACKERS TO HOSPITALS

    Feb 13, 2019

    Outdated healthcare IT infrastructure is attracting cybercriminals to hospitals, which are the most vulnerable type of organization, judged a new cybersecurity report. Other factors attracting cybercriminals to healthcare include lack of experienced cyber personnel, highly valuable data, and vulnera...

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    ERICSSON, INTEL JOINTLY DEVELOPING SOFTWARE-DEFINED INFRASTRUCTURE FOR 5G

    Feb 13, 2019

    Software-defined infrastructure focuses on using common hardware to support variable 5G workloads. As service providers increasingly take an IT-centric approach to building and managing increasingly complex networks, there’s a move toward swapping out single-purpose hardware for more flexible ...

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    WINDOWS APP CAUGHT RUNNING ON MAC, INSTALLING MALWARE

    Feb 13, 2019

    A Windows application was recently observed packing the ability to run on Macs and download and install malware on the target systems. Despite featuring the EXE extension, which is the official executable file format for Windows, the application can run on macOS and override the platform’s bui...

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    OMAN DATA PARK ADDS FORTINET SD-WAN TO ITS MANAGED SERVICES PORTFOLIO

    Feb 13, 2019

    Oman-based cloud and managed service provider Oman Data Park selected Fortinet’s SD-WAN service to boost its managed security services portfolio. This is the first managed SD-WAN that the service provider has offered as part of its portfolio of managed enterprise services. This addition extend...

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    KINETIC EDGE ALLIANCE TARGETS 30 MARKETS TO UNLEASH EDGE CRITICAL MASS

    Feb 13, 2019

    There’s a new edge alliance in town — or rather, coming soon to 30 metropolitan markets across the U.S. Vapor IO today launched the Kinetic Edge Alliance (KEA) with a slew of software, hardware, networking, and integration company partners. Deployment partners include Federated Wireless,...

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    PALO ALTO NETWORKS ACCELERATES SECURITY IN PAN-OS 9.0 UPDATE

    Feb 13, 2019

    Palo Alto Networks is boosting its network security platforms with the new PAN-OS 9.0 update that was announced on Feb. 12. PAN-OS is a hardened operating system based on Linux that provides a secure, enterprise grade environment for executing Palo Alto's network security capabilities. PAN-OS 9....

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    EXPLORING THE LINKS BETWEEN AI, 5G AND IOT – AND HOW CLOUD COMPUTING UNDERPINS THEM ALL

    Feb 12, 2019

    Sponsored If the agenda and sessions at MWC 2019 don’t explicitly mention cloud computing, then there’s a good reason. The emerging technologies that will be explored at the show, which runs as ever in Barcelona from February 25-28, from artificial intelligence (AI), to 5G, to the Intern...

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    IDEMIA AND KUDELSKI GROUP LAUNCH GLOBAL PARTNERSHIP TO SIMPLIFY IOT CONNECTIVITY AND SECURITY

    Feb 12, 2019

    The Kudelski Group and IDEMIA, today announced a global partnership that provides manufacturers and service providers a single, fully-integrated solution to manage the network connectivity and security of cellular IoT devices. As more companies of all sizes and sectors create new business models and...

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    ORGANIZATIONS SEE THE INTERNET OF THINGS AS BOTH A COST-SAVER AND A REVENUE-GENERATOR

    Feb 12, 2019

    Financial returns will be impacted by the complexity of deployments, need for new skills and security considerations. The Internet of Things has the potential to deliver cost savings and generate new revenues for organizations that can handle IoT’s complexity, build new workforce skills and ad...

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    AT&T ADDS MINNEAPOLIS AND CHICAGO TO ITS 2019 5G PLANS

    Feb 12, 2019

    AT&T announced a pair of new markets that it plans to expand its millimeter wave (mmWave)-based 5G service in the coming months. Those lucky two are Minneapolis and Chicago. Those markets join the seven that have already been announced as receiving 5G services at some point this year. Those incl...

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    DEEP SECURITY STARTUP SHIFTLEFT RAISES $20M SERIES B

    Feb 12, 2019

    Security vendor ShiftLeft said today that it raised $20 million in Series B funding, bringing the startup’s total to almost $30 million. Thomvest Ventures and SineWave led the Series B, with existing investors Bain Capital Ventures and Mayfield also participating. The new investment comes less...

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    VFEMAIL SUFFERS CATASTROPHIC ATTACK, ALL DATA LOST

    Feb 12, 2019

    A major cyber-attack has hit email provider VFEmail in what the company is calling a "catastrophic attack," which has destroyed all data in the US, including backups. The company issued an alert via its website and social media accounts on February 11, 2019, warning, “At this time I ...

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    SYMANTEC ACQUIRES ZERO TRUST CLOUD SECURITY STARTUP LUMINATE SECURITY

    Feb 12, 2019

    Symantec announced on Tuesday that it has acquired Luminate Security, an Israel-based company that specializes in securing access to corporate applications in hybrid cloud environments.  Luminate emerged from stealth mode in March 2018 and had raised $14 million in funding.Terms of the acquisit...

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    NOKIA EXPANDS ITS WING OFFERING WITH IOT APPLICATIONS FOR OPERATORS TO ADDRESS NEW VERTICAL MARKETS

    Feb 12, 2019

    In advance of Mobile World Congress, Nokia today launched off-the-shelf Internet of Things (IoT) packages to help operators win new business in vertical IoT markets. In addition to enabling operators to achieve a fast time to market, the packages simplify the set-up and operations of enterprise IoT ...

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    WHY BUSINESSES SHOULD KEEP THEIR HEAD IN THE CLOUDS IF THEY WANT TO SUCCEED

    Feb 12, 2019

    EU adoption of cloud computing increased to 26% in 2018, up from just 18% from four years prior, according to new research published by Eurostat. However, while the majority of EU businesses are utilising cloud services for emails and file storage, fewer are embracing more advances cloud-based busin...

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    QLIK INTRODUCES AI AND MACHINE LEARNING TO ITS PLATFORM

    Feb 12, 2019

    Qlik has introduced new machine learning (ML) capabilities into its cognitive engine and platform. Precedent-based machine learning allows the Qlik cognitive engine to get smarter over time, continually learning from user interaction and feedback as well as other sources. Qlik is the first analytics...

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    VMWARE AND INFLUXDATA TEAM UP OVER ENTERPRISE AND INDUSTRIAL IOT DATA

    Feb 11, 2019

    San Francisco-based tech firm InfluxData has announced that it will be integrating its technology with VMware’s IoT infrastructure management solution -- the Pulse IoT Centre, which embeds InfluxData’s InfluxDB Enterprise and Kapacitor. The Pulse IoT Centre is an enterprise-grade IoT dev...

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    CLIPPER MALWARE SLIPS INTO GOOGLE PLAY

    Feb 11, 2019

    A piece of Android malware capable of hijacking users’ crypto-currency transactions has slipped into Google Play, ESET security researchers have discovered. Detected as Android/Clipper.C, the malware masquerades as the legitimate service MetaMask. Its main purpose is to steal the victim’...

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    DELL EMC LEADS HCI HARDWARE SECTOR AS NUMBERS RISE

    Feb 11, 2019

    Dell EMC led the hardware segment of the hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI) market with 32 percent market share during the third quarter of 2018, according to IHS Markit’s most recent Data Center Server Equipment Market Tracker. Dell EMC — whose HCI servers use software from VMware and ...

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    ORANGE BUSINESS SERVICES BUILDS ‘ONE-STOP SHOP’ FOR SD-WAN

    Feb 11, 2019

    Orange Business Services has been dipping its toes into SD-WAN since 2016. But as the service provider expands its offerings it is looking to create a “one-stop shop” for SD-WAN, according to John Isch, the director of the network and voice practice in North America for Orange Business. ...

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    AWS ISSUES ALERT FOR MULTIPLE CONTAINER SYSTEMS

    Feb 11, 2019

    A security issue that affects several open source container management systems, including Amazon Linux and Amazon Elastic Container Service, has been disclosed by AWS. The vulnerabilities (CVE-2019-5736) were reportedly discovered by security researchers Adam Iwaniuk, Borys Poplawski and Aleksa Sara...

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    OPTUS, ERICSSON TO DEPLOY 50 5G SITES IN SYDNEY AND MELBOURNE

    Feb 11, 2019

    The Australian carrier plans to deploy 1,200 5G sites across Australia’s main regions by March 2020. Australian carrier Optus has signed a partnership with Ericsson to deploy 50 5G sites across the cities of Sydney and Melbourne over the coming months as part of Optus’ multi-vendor rollo...

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    SP TELECOM POWERS UP ENTERPRISE NETWORK SERVICES WITH VMWARE'S SD-WAN TECHNOLOGY

    Feb 10, 2019

    VMware, Inc. has launched Singapore’s first software-defined wide area network (SD-WAN) services based on VMware NSX SD-WAN by VeloCloud. This will provide businesses with a low latency wide-area network that is automated and infrastructure-independent, to deliver robust and more secure networ...

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    GOOGLE INTRODUCES NEW ENCRYPTION TO ENSURE LOW-END ANDROID DEVICES ARE SECURE

    Feb 08, 2019

    Google unveiled a new type of encryption called Adiantum to make sure all Android devices are secure, including older devices. Android offers storage encryption using the Advanced Encryption Standard (AES). And most new Android devices provide AES via Arm’s version 8 processor cryptography ext...

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    NEW YORK PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION APPROVES T-MOBILE/SPRINT MERGER

    Feb 08, 2019

    T-Mobile and Sprint got another win in their bid to merge. New York’s Public Service Commission has approved the deal with some conditions related to jobs and benefits provided to employees in the fourth most populated state in the country. The companies have now received approval from 16 of t...

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    AT&T TOUTS 1.5 GBPS ACHIEVEMENT, DEFENDS USE OF ‘5G E’ AMID SPRINT SUIT

    Feb 08, 2019

    AT&T is touting its ability to achieve 1.5 Gbps in a field test using its commercial 5G network at the same time it’s defending its use of the “5G E” moniker on phones, something Sprint is suing the operator over. “As the first carrier in the U.S. to begin introducing sta...

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    CISCO AND 29 PARTNERS LAUNCH ‘HUGE’ RURAL 5G TRIAL IN BRITISH ISLES

    Feb 08, 2019

    Cisco this week launched an ambitious rural 5G trial in the British Isles that includes 29 wireless industry partners to test enhanced mobile broadband, optical wireless (LiFi), radio broadcast over 5G, and agri-tech. The trial is part of Cisco’s 5G RuralFirst initiative to contribute to the b...

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    HOW FORTINET'S INTENT-BASED SEGMENTATION MAKES SDN EASIER TO DO

    Feb 08, 2019

    There may be no hotter trend in networking and security than segmentation. The rise of software-defined systems have made it possible to carve up the network into virtual segments to isolate assets. In actuality, in discussions with IT pros, I find that segmentation is a little like going to the gym...

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    NETOGRAPHY EMERGES WITH AUTONOMOUS FLOW-BASED DDOS DEFENSE SERVICE

    Feb 07, 2019

    The network security startup emerges from stealth with a service that looks to provide more network packet level visibility to organizations, to detect and then block potential DDoS attacks. Cyber-security startup Netography emerged from stealth on Feb. 7 with a new technology approach to help organ...

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    INVENSENSE DEPLOYS ARYAKA SD-WAN TO MEET GROWING BUSINESS NEEDS

    Feb 07, 2019

    Sensor manufacturer InvenSense deployed Aryaka SD-WAN across its rapidly growing network to keep up with its growing market. InvenSense provides a sensor system on-chip that operates in a variety of devices including smartphones, tablets, optical image stabilization, and automobiles. “I would ...

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    STUDY REVEALS LAXNESS AMONG AUTOMAKERS IN TERMS OF CYBERSECURITY

    Feb 07, 2019

    An independent study conducted by Ponemon Institute found that 30% of the automotive companies do not have their own cybersecurity programme or a team. It also found that these companies do not even hire external organisations to secure the software used in their products. Moreover, the survey shows...

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    RED HAT CODEREADY WORKSPACES ENABLES FULL KUBERNETES-NATIVE DEVELOPMENT

    Feb 07, 2019

    Red Hat’s CodeReady Workplaces aims to save time and improve projects by enabling OpenShift developers to conduct entire projects in Kubernetes. The new product is based on the open source Eclipse Che integrated development environment (IDE) project. The key is creating efficiencies. “Co...

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    AT&T TAPS MIRANTIS TO UPDATE ITS NETWORK CLOUD FOR 5G

    Feb 07, 2019

    Cloud platform provider Mirantis has won a three-year deal with AT&T to help the carrier build out the next generation of its Network Cloud for 5G. The companies aren’t providing an exact dollar amount of the deal except to say it’s worth more than $10 million. AT&T is building o...

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    CRITICAL FLAWS ALLOW HACKERS TO TAKE CONTROL OF KUNBUS INDUSTRIAL GATEWAY

    Feb 07, 2019

    Several serious vulnerabilities have been identified in a gateway made by Kunbus, including flaws that can be exploited to take complete control of a device. Germany-based Kunbus offers connectivity solutions for industrial networks. The company’s gateway products, which are used by various ty...

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    HITRUST UNVEILS TOOL TO ASSESS HEALTHCARE SUPPLY CHAIN RISK

    Feb 07, 2019

    The Health Information Trust Alliance (HITRUST) has unveiled as third-party assurance (TPA) risk triage methodology, which provides a framework for assessing the risk exposure of third-party IT relationships in the healthcare supply chain. The methodology provides a standardized approach to determin...

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    WIRELESS LOGIC GROUP ACQUIRES NETHERLANDS-BASED M2MBLUE

    Feb 07, 2019

    Wireless Logic Group, Europe’s leading IoT connectivity platform provider today announced the acquisition of M2MBlue, a M2M and IoT connectivity specialist with a focus on high-bandwidth applications. Located in Enschede, Netherlands M2MBlue was founded in 2015, yet has already assembled an im...

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    ALGERIA RANKED ‘LEAST CYBER-SECURE’ COUNTRY IN THE WORLD, JAPAN ‘MOST CYBER-SECURE’

    Feb 07, 2019

    A new study from Comparitech has named Algeria the ‘least cyber-secure’ nation in the world, whilst Japan has been ranked the ‘most cyber-secure.’ The information, tools and comparisons provider studied 60 countries to gauge their ability to meet seven key criteria: In a blog...

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    DELL EMC SPEEDS UP BACKUPS AND RESTORES IN ITS STORAGE APPLIANCES

    Feb 07, 2019

    Dell EMC has introduced new software for its Data Domain and Integrated Data Protection Appliance (IPDA) products that it claims will improve backup and restore performance from anywhere from 2.5 times to four times the previous version. Data Domain is Dell EMC’s purpose-built data deduplicati...

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    NEW RESEARCH PULLS BACK THE CURTAIN ON ENTERPRISE CONTENT MARKETING IN 2019

    Feb 07, 2019

    With thousands of employees, working across multiple brands, products lines, offices and silos, enterprise marketers face unique content marketing challenges, yet many are scoring wins year after year. That’s according to the findings in the Content Marketing Institute’s new research rep...

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    GOOGLE SET TO ADVANCE CONFIDENTIAL COMPUTING WITH ASYLO PROJECT

    Feb 06, 2019

    Google is looking to further the development and advancement of a model for security known as confidential computing, which will help to protect the integrity of workloads, wherever they're running.
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    6WIND SNARES ANOTHER FORMER BROCADE VROUTER CUSTOMER

    Feb 06, 2019

    6WIND continues to scoop up disenchanted service providers left high and dry by a lack of support for their legacy Brocade Vyatta vRouters. The latest is JHComp, which is an internet service provider based in the Czech Republic. JHComp recently replaced its Brocade virtual routers with 6WIND’s...

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    FUJITSU SDN AND OPTICAL TRANSPORT STITCHED INTO SHAW’S CANADIAN FIBER NET

    Feb 06, 2019

    Fujitsu Network Communications completed work with Canadian service provider Shaw Communications to increase the capacity and scale of Shaw’s fiber optic network. Fujitsu provided Shaw with its 1Finity T310 Transport and 1Finity L100 Lambda series blades and the Virtuora network control system...

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    VARMOUR CLOSES $44M SERIES E, PUSHES MULTI-CLOUD COMPLIANCE

    Feb 06, 2019

    Cloud security and compliance company vArmour raised $44 million in Series E funding, led by AllegisCyber and NightDragon, with participation from existing investors. This brings its total war chest to $127 million. vArmour CEO Tim Eades wouldn’t comment on his company’s valuation. But h...

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    CONVERGED IT AND OT TO ADVANCE SECURITY MATURITY

    Feb 06, 2019

    The convergence of IT, operational technology (OT) and industrial internet of things (IIoT) has raised concerns about cybersecurity, safety and data privacy for many organizations, according to a new Ponemon Institute study. Released today in partnership with TÜV Rheinland OpenSky, results of t...

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    EXTREME NETWORKS MOVES INTO EDGE DEVICE SECURITY WITH DEFENDER FOR IOT

    Feb 06, 2019

    Extreme Networks is moving into IoT security with its new product, Defender for IoT, that secures wired and wireless devices. It’s a smart move for the networking vendor. Gartner estimates that 20.4 billion connected things will be in use by organizations worldwide by 2020. And IoT device atta...

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    UTILITIES, TECH FIRMS FORM ALLIANCE FOR PRIVATE INDUSTRIAL IOT NETWORKS

    Feb 05, 2019

    A group of companies representing telecom equipment vendors, spectrum licensees and utilities have formed an alliance to advance the development of private broadband networks for energy providers. The Utility Broadband Alliance (UBBA) includes 13 founding companies that want to drive modernization e...

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    EXTREME NETWORKS LAUNCHES DEFENDER FOR IOT WITH AIM TO SECURE EDGE DEVICES

    Feb 05, 2019

    Extreme Networks, a California-based network equipment supplier, has launched Defender for IoT, which aims to help organisations secure edge and IoT devices. Defender for IoT, which is part of the company’s Smart OmniEdge solution, can be deployed on any network by anyone, which means no techn...

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    SIERRA WIRELESS LAUNCHES COMPACT, RUGGED LTE-A PRO CELLULAR ROUTER

    Feb 05, 2019

    Sierra Wireless AirLink RV55 LTE-A Pro cellular router connects utility grid infrastructure and mobile workforces for more efficient grid operations and rapid response to service outages. Sierra Wireless announces the AirLink® RV55 LTE-Advanced Pro router to simplify and lower the cost of connec...

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    KT LAUNCHES 5G-POWERED BARISTA ROBOT IN SEOUL

    Feb 04, 2019

    South Korea network operator KT has announced a new 5G offering, ahead of the full launch of the technology next month. KT says it is supporting the world’s first robot cafe using its 5G mobile network in Seoul. The B;eat cafe — which has been using robots to serve customers — now ...

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    ERICSSON REVEALS VISION FOR NEXT-GEN CELLULAR IOT SOLUTIONS

    Feb 04, 2019

    Ericsson is empowering service providers across multiple industries to address a larger part of the IoT market with the help of its newly introduced next-generation cellular solutions. These solutions will help proliferation of the cellular IoT evolution in what Ericsson sees as four market segments...

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    PORT OF ROTTERDAM PUTS IOT INTO OPERATION WITH FIRST APPLICATION UNDERWAY

    Feb 04, 2019

    The Port of Rotterdam is ready to go with its Internet of Things (IoT) platform, with the announcement that the first application for a hydro/meteo has been put into operation. The system uses an extensive network of sensors to provide accurate and up-to-date water (hydro) and weather (meteo) data p...

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    SPEAK UP MALWARE TARGETS LINUX, MAC IN NEW CAMPAIGN

    Feb 04, 2019

    Linux servers are the target of a new crypto-mining campaign in which a malware dubbed "Speak Up" implants a backdoor Trojan by exploiting known vulnerabilities in six different Linux distributions, according to research from Check Point. The malware has been seen targeting servers predomi...

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    EXTREME NETWORKS LAUNCHES IOT DEFENSE SOLUTION FOR ENTERPRISES

    Feb 04, 2019

    Cybersecurity issues for Internet of Things (IoT) connected devices are known and understood. Newer devices are coming with in-built security. Older devices often have no security and are used by organizations with limited security resources -- and are frequent targets for cybercriminals. Last year ...

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    SD-WAN PLAYERS MANEUVER WITH PARTNERSHIPS

    Feb 04, 2019

    As the fast-growing software-defined wide-area networking (SD-WAN) space shakes itself out, industry players are maneuvering to cash in on market opportunities with a series of partnerships. Two such pacts announced on the same day last week serve as the latest examples of this trend, as SD-WAN is e...

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    ETHERNITY ENET VROUTER AIMED AT A PROGRAMMABLE NETWORK BOTTLENECK

    Feb 01, 2019

    Software-defined networking (SDN) promises to transform equipment ecosystems, increase flexibility and network responsiveness, and reduce costs. A key to achieving all of this is moving from purpose built to commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) gear. This is increasingly challenging, however, as network ...

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    ERICSSON TOUTS 4 CELLULAR IOT SEGMENTS TO SERVE INDUSTRY VERTICALS

    Feb 01, 2019

    Ericsson outlined an evolutionary vision for cellular IoT to help service providers address future needs of industry verticals such as automotive, manufacturing, and utilities as they work to enhance 4G LTE networks and prep for 5G. Ericsson identified two market segments that it plans to address in...

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    AWS CLOUD REVENUE JUMPS 45% IN Q4, MICROSOFT AZURE REVENUE UP 76%

    Feb 01, 2019

    Amazon and Microsoft, the No. 1 and No. 2 public cloud providers, both reported earnings this week and said their respective cloud businesses again drove overall profits. On Thursday, Amazon reported that fourth-quarter revenues increased 20 percent year over year to $72.4 billion in 2018. Operating...

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    FULFILLING THE PROMISE OF NFV WITH RECONFIGURABLE COMPUTING

    Jan 31, 2019

    With so many new technologies vying for attention, it can be difficult for CISOs to know which ones merit attention. Will this solution save time? Will it make our organisation more productive, or enable us to do things we couldn’t otherwise do? These questions need to be considered before ado...

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    MICROSOFT LAUNCHES PUBLIC PREVIEW OF AZURE IOT HUB DEVICE STREAMS

    Jan 31, 2019

    To encourage continuing development and secure connectivity for a diverse range of new internet of things devices, Microsoft has launched a public preview of its Azure IoT Hub Device Streams to help make it happen. An IoT Hub device stream is a data transfer tunnel that provides connectivity between...

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    CISCO PUSHES FURTHER INTO THE CLOUD AND OUT TO THE EDGE

    Jan 30, 2019

    The vendor is integrating its ACI intent-based networking platform with AWS and Microsoft Azure and bringing HyperFlex to the edge. With data and applications increasingly being created and used outside the confines of the data center, Cisco Systems officials are pushing more of the company’s ...

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    UNDERSTANDING KUBERNETES TODAY: MISCONCEPTIONS, CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES

    Jan 30, 2019

    Any discussion of Kubernetes is best started with an understanding of why we need Kubernetes. Kubernetes helps us manage containers, which dominate application development now because they enable portability, faster application development, and greater independence for developers. Once we started us...

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    COMARCH SUPPORTS CREATION OF THE IOT ECOSYSTEM FOR JAPANESE ENTERPRISES ON BEHALF OF SCSK

    Jan 30, 2019

    The SCSK Corporation, one of the largest system integrators in Japan, has chosen Comarch as a partner to enrich its portfolio with IoT device management and monetization capabilities. Comarch will deliver elements of its IoT ecosystem offer, and related solutions, in order to accelerate SCSK’s...

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    DNS PROVIDERS TO CEASE IMPLEMENTING DNS RESOLVER WORKAROUNDS

    Jan 30, 2019

    Starting on February 1, 2019, a number of DNS software and service providers will cease implementing DNS resolver workarounds for systems that don’t follow the Extensions to DNS (EDNS) protocol. Intended for DNS Flag Day, the switch should solve two major problems DNS has at the moment due to ...

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    KERLINK LICENSES LOW-POWER IOT REFERENCE DESIGN SOLUTION TO KAERTECH, A LEADING PROVIDER OF CONNECTED OBJECTS

    Jan 29, 2019

    Solution Gives Designers, Software Developers, Architects and Operation Engineers Step-by-Step Directions for Quickly Conceiving & Producing LoRa End-Devices. Kerlink and Kaertech, a global provider of made-to-order connected objects, today announced that Kaertech has licensed Kerlink’s Lo...

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    SERVICE PROVIDER SDN DEPLOYMENTS NEAR UNIVERSAL, IHS MARKIT FINDS

    Jan 29, 2019

    Software-defined networks are accelerating the transition from hot prospect to established star, and by the end of last year, SDN deployments by service providers was nearly universal. Research firm IHS Markit’s latest “Carrier SDN Strategies Service Provider Survey” found that all...

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    HOW AI CAN HELP IT TEAMS SEE THROUGH THE CLOUDS OF COMPLEXITY

    Jan 28, 2019

    Businesses understand the importance of providing seamless customer journeys, but we’ve seen a growing spate of digital service outages and software performance problems in recent months. There have been online banking outages that have left customers unable to pay bills on time, while problem...

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    AWS, ORACLE, AND THE PENTAGON CONTINUE FIGHT OVER JEDI CLOUD CONTRACT

    Jan 28, 2019

    The Defense Department’s process of selecting a contractor for its $10 billion Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure (JEDI) cloud project continues to be contentious. JEDI will oversee the Pentagon’s cloud computing assets. Two issues have roiled the planning: Dissatisfaction by vendor...

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    AUTHORITIES TRACK DOWN USERS OF DDOS SERVICES

    Jan 28, 2019

    The seizure of several websites offering distributed denial of service (DDoS) for hire services has allowed authorities to track down and take action against people who used such websites, Europol announced today. Also known as stresser or booter services, these DDoS-for-hire sites have lowered the ...

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    EXPLORING SPECIFIC SECURITY PAIN POINTS WITH ENTERPRISE CLOUD ADOPTION

    Jan 25, 2019

    While the enterprise push to public cloud continues apace, it does not hurt to hear of figures which puts the scope of the journey in perspective. According to new figures from Ping Identity, only one in five enterprises polled said they have more than half of their IT infrastructure hosted in the p...

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    DEBIAN AND PHP PEAR PROJECTS UPDATE FOR APPLICATION VULNERABILITIES

    Jan 25, 2019

    Time and again, security experts and vendors alike will recommend to organizations and end users to keep software and systems updated with the latest patches. But what happens when the application infrastructure that is supposed to deliver those patches itself is at risk? That's what open-source...

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    SEMTECH’S LORA TECHNOLOGY INTEGRATED IN POLYSENSE’S STRUCTURAL HEALTH MONITORING SYSTEM FOR SMART BUILDINGS

    Jan 24, 2019

    Structure Health Monitoring system with LoRa Technology monitors buildings for a variety of safety indicators in real-time. Semtech Corporation announced that Polysense Technologies Inc., an innovative leader in enterprise Internet of Things (IoT) solutions for fiber and wireless sensing, has built ...

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    CHINA TO PRESS AHEAD WITH INVESTMENTS IN 5G AND IOT

    Jan 23, 2019

    China’s top economic planning agency says investing in “new form of infrastructure” is a top priority. China will press ahead with investments in artificial intelligence (AI) and 5G in 2019 as it competes with the US in the two key areas amid a technology race between the world&rsq...

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    ASSESSING THE GARTNER MAGIC QUADRANT FOR CLOUD MANAGEMENT PLATFORMS: HOW CMPS HAVE ‘COME OF AGE’

    Jan 23, 2019

    Transitioning to the cloud is not so much taking a fresh plot of land and building up from there, but more trying to renovate an existing property. For larger organisations with sprawling IT outfits, it can be particularly complicated even once the bulk of the work has been done, with on-premise sys...

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    UBUNTU CORE 18 BOOSTS IOT DEVICE SECURITY, REDUCES COST

    Jan 23, 2019

    Canonical has announced Ubuntu Core 18 which aims to reduce the software development risk, security maintenance costs, and time to market of IoT devices. The latest version has an image size of just 260MB which makes it the most lightweight Ubuntu Linux release ever. Perfect for the IoT. Canonical k...

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    VARONIS ADDS INCIDENT RESPONSE PLAYBOOKS TO DATA SECURITY PLATFORM

    Jan 22, 2019

    Varonis Systems announced version 7.0 of its Data Security Platform on Jan. 22, providing organizations with new capabilities to detect and respond to threats in the cloud and on-premises. The Varonis Data Security Platform 7.0 update adds new risk dashboards that can help to highlight potential iss...

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    THE CLOUDERA-HORTONWORKS $5.2BN MERGER ANALYSED: CHALLENGES, COMPETITION AND OPPORTUNITIES

    Jan 22, 2019

    When Cloudera and Hortonworks, two of the biggest big data behemoths, first announced they were coming together in a $5.2 billion blockbuster merger in October, the questions were almost infinite. Yet the most important two seemed to be: why now? And what does the future hold? Now, after the transac...

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    OPENFLOW-BASED FAUCET PROVIDES HIGH-SPEED SDN CONTROLLER

    Jan 22, 2019

    The open source Faucet project -- a high-speed controller for software-defined networking (SDN) implementations -- is getting some attention this week at the 2019 linux.conf.au event in New Zealand. The project has been in the works for years, and backer Brad Cowie will helm a presentation using Fau...

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    HYBRID MULTI-CLOUD COMPUTING INVESTMENT TRENDS AND CIO STRATEGIES

    Jan 21, 2019

    As more enterprise CIOs and CTOs embrace hybrid multi-cloud deployment strategies, business technology vendors and cloud service providers must continue to evolve their go-to-market approach - in recognition of the prevailing IT infrastructure investment trends. Vendor revenue from sales of IT infra...

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    ACCENTURE UPGRADES LINUX FOUNDATION MEMBERSHIP, EXPANDS ONAP WORK

    Jan 21, 2019

    Accenture upgraded its Linux Foundation membership to expand on its work with the Open Network Automation Platform (ONAP). Accenture is building a comprehensive ONAP-as-a-service that it can bring to market. Accenture joined ONAP in 2017. ONAP’s platform provides real-time policy driven automa...

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    SECURITY VC FUNDING HIT RECORD $5.3 BILLION IN 2018

    Jan 21, 2019

    It’s official. Cybersecurity venture capital funding hit a record $5.3 billion in 2018, according to Strategic Cyber Ventures. This is 20 percent higher than the $4.4 billion companies raised in 2017 and 81 percent higher than in 2016. But, as the VC firm warns, “this rate of investment ...

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    DATERA PROVIDES SOFTWARE-DEFINED MISSING LINK FOR HPE STORAGE

    Jan 18, 2019

    The combination of Datera’s Data Services Platform and HPE’s well-established server hardware portfolio brings the software-defined trend to enterprise-class data storage. It’s clear that the customers-in-common of Hewlett-Packard Enterprise and Datera have spoken: They wanted to s...

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    THE GLOBAL IOT IN ELEVATORS MARKET IS EXPECTED TO REACH US$ 50.76 BN BY 2026

    Jan 18, 2019

    According to a new market report titled IoT in Elevators Market -Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecast 2018 – 2026, published by Transparency Market Research, the global IoT in elevators market is expected to reach US$ 50.76 Bn by 2026, expanding at a CAGR of 16.1...

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    TIA, IOT COMMUNITY GEAR UP FOR SMARTER BUILDINGS IN IOT, 5G ERA

    Jan 18, 2019

    The Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA) recently announced an agreement with the Internet of Things Community to work on accelerating the digital transformation of the IoT and further the development of smart buildings—and they have a lot of good reasons to collaborate. One might eve...

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    AWS UNVEILS NEW DATA BACKUP SERVICE

    Jan 17, 2019

    Amazon Web Services announced AWS Backup, a centralized service for customers to back up their data across both AWS’ public cloud as well as their on-premises data centers. The company said enterprises are having to deal with data located in multiple services such as databases, block storage, ...

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    VODAFONE, IBM LAUNCH $550 MILLION MULTI-CLOUD JOINT VENTURE

    Jan 17, 2019

    Vodafone Business and IBM teamed up to launch a $550 million multi-cloud venture to provide European companies with technologies that integrate and manage multiple clouds. Initially, the new organization will provide optimization and management services for Vodafone’s existing cloud offerings....

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    TIA AND IOT COMMUNITY ANNOUNCE PARTNERSHIP TO ACCELERATE SMART BUILDINGS AND THE INTERNET OF THINGS

    Jan 17, 2019

    The Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA), the leading association representing the manufacturers and suppliers of high-tech communications networks, and the Internet of Things Community® (IoT Community®), the world’s largest and longest-standing global independent IoT Communit...

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    AWS BUYS TSO LOGIC TO HELP CUSTOMERS DECIDE WHERE TO BEST RUN WORKLOADS

    Jan 16, 2019

    Aaron Rallo, CEO of TSO Logic, announced that his company has been acquired by Amazon Web Services (AWS). The deal was sealed in late December. The parties involved aren’t revealing the purchase price. Vancouver-based TSO Logic was founded in 2013. Its cloud software is designed to “find...

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    WALGREENS SELECTS MICROSOFT AS STRATEGIC CLOUD PROVIDER IN SEVEN YEAR DEAL

    Jan 16, 2019

    Pharmaceutical giant Walgreens Boots Alliance is making Microsoft its strategic cloud provider, focusing on connecting Walgreens stores and health information systems with a sprinkling of artificial intelligence (AI) on top. The companies have signed a seven-year agreement with various strands. On t...

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    LIONBRIDGE AUGMENTS ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE OFFERING THROUGH ACQUISITION OF GENGO AND GENGO.AI

    Jan 16, 2019

    Today, Lionbridge, one of the world’s most trusted global communications platforms, announced its acquisition of Gengo, a Tokyo-based, leading edge technology company providing crowdsourcing, machine learning and localization services to global customers. Lionbridge has a 20-year history of le...

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    CITY OF DEL RIO HIT BY RANSOMWARE ATTACK

    Jan 15, 2019

    Another ransomware attack has made headlines with the city of Del Rio, Texas, announcing on January 10, 2019, that the servers at City Hall were disabled, according to a press release. “The first step in addressing the issue, was for the City’s M.I.S. (Management Information Services) De...

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    MORE DATA CENTRE M&A DEALS THAN EVER – AND EXPECT MORE CANNIBALISATION TO COME

    Jan 15, 2019

    The data centre market saw an uptick in terms of the number of M&A deals in 2018 – but the total value has dipped, according to the latest note from Synergy Research. The analyst firm found that while the number of acquisitions and transactions last year grew to 68, their value slipped to ...

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    ITERIS AND CISCO PARTNER TO DELIVER SMART CITY CONNECTED ROADWAY SOLUTIONS

    Jan 14, 2019

    Launching in Las Vegas, Initiative Seeks to Make Nation’s Roadways Safer and More Efficient. Strategic partnership will see integration of Iteris’ video detection platform with Cisco Kinetic’s advanced networking capabilities. Collaborative programs will focus on pedestrian safety ...

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    CLOUD SECURITY ALLIANCE: CLOUD ERP MAKING WAVES BUT CAUTION PERSISTS AROUND SECURITY

    Jan 14, 2019

    Once a major headache for organisations, enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems are now becoming easier to migrate to the cloud, according to a new study from the Cloud Security Alliance (CSA). The findings, which appear in the research firm’s latest report, titled ‘The Impact of Clo...

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    BSIA PUBLISHES GUIDELINES TO REDUCE EXPOSURE TO DIGITAL SABOTAGE

    Jan 14, 2019

    The British Security Industry Association (BSIA) has published a summary of current guidelines to minimize the exposure to digital sabotage of network connected equipment, software and systems used in electronic security. The 335 Cyber Secure It - Best Practice Guidelines for Connected Security Syst...

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    HOW IPSEC UDP HELPS SCALE AND SECURE SD-WAN FABRICS

    Jan 14, 2019

    IPsec is a critical element in building a scalable and secure SD-WAN fabric. The right IPsec is key to making it happen. Robert Sturt published an article title “SD-WAN vs. VPN: How do they compare?” While Robert tried to illustrate when and how to use SD-WAN vs. VPN, the objective of th...

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    SALESFORCE UPDATES COMMERCE CLOUD WITH AI-POWERED RECOMMENDATIONS

    Jan 14, 2019

    Looking to make a splash at the big National Retail Federation conference in New York City on Jan. 14, Salesforce previewed a major update to its Commerce Cloud platform set for general availability in the first half of this year. A beta version of the service is now available. The Salesforce Commer...

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    TELEFÓNICA VALIDATES WIND RIVER’S CLOUD PLATFORM FOR ITS UNICA PROJECT

    Jan 14, 2019

    Telecom giant Telefónica validated Wind River’s Titanium Cloud platform as a virtualized infrastructure manager (VIM) for NFV workloads within the operator’s Unica virtualization project. That validation included the ability to work within a multi-VIM environment. The testing incl...

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    CYNERIO GETS $7M FOR HEALTHCARE INTERNET OF THINGS SECURITY PRODUCT

    Jan 14, 2019

    Cynerio, a startup providing cybersecurity for healthcare Internet of Things devices, has received an infusion of $7 million in its latest funding round. Investors in the most recent round are Accelmed, an investment firm focused on medical device companies and technologies, RDC, which invests in me...

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    RAPID7 RELEASES METASPLOIT 5.0

    Jan 11, 2019

    Rapid7 on Friday announced the release of Metasploit 5.0. The latest major version of the popular penetration testing framework introduces several new important features, improved performance, and its developers say it should be easier to use. According to Rapid7, Metasploit 5.0 brings significant c...

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    SIDE-CHANNEL ATTACK TARGETS WINDOWS, LINUX

    Jan 11, 2019

    A research team of experts from Graz University of Technology, Boston University, NetApp, CrowdStrike, and Intel has published findings on page cache attacks. Unlike Spectre and Meltdown, this attack is a first-of-its-type, hardware-agnostic, side-channel attack that can remotely target operating sy...

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    SAMSUNG, KDDI CARRY OUT TWO 5G DEMONSTRATIONS IN TOKYO

    Jan 11, 2019

    The two partners trialled the use of 5G technology to improve security on train platforms and deploy ultra-fast communications at schools. Samsung Electronics and Japanese telco KDDI have carried out two new 5G demonstrations, with the first involving the transmission of 4K ultra-high-definition sur...

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    ENTERPRISE CLOUD JOURNEYS IN 2019: PLAIN SAILING OR STORMS ON THE HORIZON?

    Jan 11, 2019

    A rising tide of regulatory, governance and security concerns, a paucity of talent experienced in large-scale transformation, and boardroom concerns over the real business impact can make cloud migration feel like a journey towards shark-infested waters. Despite these challenges, 2019 will be the ye...

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    EQUINIX CEO: INTERCONNECTION BIZ BOOMING, EDGE REMAINS ‘REAL, STRATEGIC QUESTION’

    Jan 10, 2019

    Equinix’s software-defined interconnection platform now has some 13,000 virtual connections, according to Equinix CEO Charles Meyers. Meyers, who gave a keynote at the Citi 2019 Global TMT West Conference in Las Vegas on Tuesday, said the company’s interconnection business is booming. &l...

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    ACCENTURE, KPN DEMONSTRATE 5G-BASED INDUSTRIAL APPS IN THE NETHERLANDS

    Jan 10, 2019

    The partners are demonstrating several use cases in a 5G lab in the Rotterdam Harbour area. Accenture said it is currently working with Dutch telecommunications company KP and other partners in the KPN-led Industrial 5G Field Lab Initiative, located at the Shell Pernis Refinery in the Rotterdam Harb...

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    CLOUDENDURE CONFIRMS ACQUISITION BY AMAZON WEB SERVICES

    Jan 10, 2019

    It’s official: Amazon Web Services (AWS) has acquired Israeli cloud disaster recovery and backup specialists CloudEndure. The news had been rumoured over the past few days, yet a short announcement from CloudEndure this morning confirmed the news. The company said no more other than that the a...

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    BLOOMBERG CHOSE APSTRA’S NETWORK MONITORING FOR ITS LONDON BROADCAST FACILITY

    Jan 10, 2019

    Apstra’s intent-based data center automation technology is being used by Bloomberg Television at its new broadcast facility in London. This seems kind of unusual given that Apstra’s software is primarily used in data centers. But Apstra CEO Mansour Karam said in an email to SDxCentral th...

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    THE IOT LONG GAME; THE NEXT TEN YEARS OF MARKET DEVELOPMENT

    Jan 10, 2019

    Mobile Experts releases a complete look at the Cellular IoT market through 2029. Over the past four years, Mobile Experts has investigated eight individual vertical markets for Cellular IoT and they have now released a new report offering a complete picture of the market over the next ten years. &ld...

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    YOSMART IOT APPS FOR SMART BUILDINGS TO LEVERAGE SEMTECH LORA

    Jan 10, 2019

    Semtech Corporation, a supplier of analog and mixed-signal semiconductors and advanced algorithms, recently announced that YoSmart, a high-tech enterprise company focused on smart home and life products, is integrating Semtech’s LoRa devices and wireless radio frequency technology into its new...

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    SEMI, IMEC TO DRIVE INDUSTRY ROADMAP FOR HEALTHCARE, TRANSPORTATION AND IOT

    Jan 10, 2019

    SEMI and imec reportedly are joining forces to drive innovation and deepen industry alignment on technology roadmaps and international standards while adding technology depth to SEMI’s five vertical application platforms including Smart Transportation, Smart MedTech and Smart Data. Under a Mem...

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    TRIGGERMESH CLEARS SERVERLESS BRIDGE BETWEEN AWS LAMBDA, KNATIVE

    Jan 10, 2019

    TriggerMesh launched an open source project that stitches together Amazon Web Services’ Lambda serverless architecture with the Knative open source set of serverless components to bridge the portability gap between the two platforms. That gap between serverless platforms has been one of the ma...

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    CLOUD SECURITY ACQUISITIONS, ONELOGIN $100M FUNDING ROUND PREVIEW WHAT’S IN STORE

    Jan 10, 2019

    Cloud identity and access management startup OneLogin closed a $100 million Series D round, bringing its total funding to $175 million. It’s the latest in a flurry of cloud security funding and acquisition announcements in the opening days of 2019. San Francisco-based OneLogin, founded in 2009...

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    SEMTECH’S LORA TECHNOLOGY LEVERAGED IN YOSMART’S IOT APPLICATIONS FOR BUILDINGS

    Jan 09, 2019

    LoRa Technology’s proven ability to handle many sensors in a dense environment make it ideal for large smart building networks. Semtech Corporation announced that YoSmart, a high-tech enterprise company focused on smart home and life products, is integrating Semtech’s LoRa® devices a...

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    DOS VULNERABILITY FOUND IN SCAPY PACKET MANIPULATION TOOL

    Jan 09, 2019

    Scapy, the free and open source packet manipulation tool, is affected by a denial-of-service (DoS) vulnerability, Imperva revealed on Tuesday. Developed in Python, Scapy is a powerful tool that allows users to forge, decode, send, capture, store, and read packets. It can be used for network discover...

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    SAP RELEASES 'HOT NEWS' SECURITY NOTES ON FIRST PATCH DAY OF 2019

    Jan 09, 2019

    SAP released its first Security Patch Day for 2019 this week, which includes a total of 11 Security Notes, two of which are rated as Hot News. The most important of the Security Notes addresses vulnerabilities in SAP Cloud Connector. Tracked as CVE-2019-0246 and CVE-2019-0247, the bugs both have a C...

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    MICROSOFT KICKS OFF 2019 WITH MEDIUM PATCH LOAD

    Jan 09, 2019

    Microsoft started the new year yesterday by issuing fixes for a near half century of vulnerabilities, although only seven were rated critical. Many of these were remote code execution (RCE) bugs, with experts agreeing that CVE-2019-0547 should be top of the priority list. This RCE vulnerability in t...

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    GEMALTO HELPS SIMPLIFY AND SECURE IOT CONNECTIVITY TO THE AT&T NETWORK WITH ALL-IN-ONE ESIM AND IOT MODULE

    Jan 09, 2019

    Gemalto is helping simplify and secure IoT connectivity for AT&T customers by integrating its embedded SIM (eSIM) inside the Cinterion® LTE-M IoT module. The new solution streamlines development for OEMs and reduces the cost and complexity of IoT deployment by eliminating the need for SIM ca...

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    IBM UNVEILS LATEST SYSTEM IN ITS QUANTUM COMPUTING LINEUP

    Jan 09, 2019

    IBM said Jan. 9 that it has made a significant step forward in its quantum computing initiative with the development of the Q System One, a highly integrated, modular system the includes IBM-developed hardware, firmware and electronics that the company says is designed for both scientific and commer...

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    FIREEYE UPDATES SERVER EMAIL SECURITY PLATFORM FOR ADVANCED THREATS

    Jan 09, 2019

    FireEye is updating its on-premises security capabilities with the launch of the FireEye Email Security - Server Edition 8.2 release on Jan. 9. The FireEye Email Security - Server Edition 8.2 provides organizations with new capabilities to detect advanced email threats, including executive impersona...

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    RUSH SYSTEM LAUNCHES FIRST 5G WIRELESS NETWORK IN US HOSPITAL

    Jan 09, 2019

    Chicago-based Rush System for Health is teaming with AT&T to become the first US hospital to use a standards-based 5G wireless network in a healthcare environment, the health system announced Jan. 8. Using AT&T’s cloud-based IT service environment at the edge of the network, Rush will ...

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    WI-FI 6 WITH OFDMA OPENS A WORLD OF NEW WIRELESS POSSIBILITIES

    Jan 08, 2019

    Wi-Fi 6, also known as 802.11ax, is viewed by many to be game changing, as it’s the first major architectural change to the wireless LAN since its inception. Unlike other standards, which were just faster versions of the previous incarnation, Wi-Fi 6 is built from the ground up to support a wo...

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    IBM GROWS PATENT PORTFOLIO WITH CYBER-SECURITY INNOVATIONS

    Jan 08, 2019

    IBM announced on Jan. 8 that it was awarded 9,100 patents in 2018, once again topping the list for the most U.S. patents granted in a given year. A core component of IBM's patent haul in 2018 was in cyber-security innovation, with more than 1,400 granted patents. Among the security patents grant...

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    INTEL, FACEBOOK DEVELOP NEW AI CHIPS

    Jan 08, 2019

    Intel unveiled 10-nanometer (nm) chips for data center servers and 5G wireless access base stations and said it’s teaming up with Facebook on new artificial intelligence (AI) chips at a CES 2019 news conference on Monday. The chip giant said Facebook is one of its development partners on the n...

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    GITHUB ROLLS OUT FIRST MAJOR UPDATE POST-MICROSOFT ACQUISITION

    Jan 08, 2019

    GitHub rolled out its first major updates following Microsoft’s $7.5 billion acquisition of the development platform. The updates provide more flexibility for smaller developer teams and larger organizations. For smaller teams, the GitHub Free platform now includes unlimited private repositori...

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    SPRINT CURIOSITY™ IOT HELPS SMART MOBILE MACHINES GET SMARTER USING MAPBOX PRECISION MAPPING

    Jan 08, 2019

    Advanced AI, Robotics and Autonomous Vehicle Services on Sprint’s dedicated IoT network will adapt to the real world using highly accurate, detailed and constantly refreshed maps. Sprint and Mapbox are launching precision mapping technology with Curiosity™ IoT, allowing automated service...

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    MICROSOFT PATCHES CRITICAL FLAWS IN EDGE, HYPER-V, DHCP

    Jan 08, 2019

    Microsoft has fixed nearly 50 vulnerabilities with its Patch Tuesday updates for January 2019, including some critical flaws affecting Edge, Hyper-V and DHCP. None of the vulnerabilities patched this month appear to have been exploited, but one of them has been publicly disclosed. The publicly discl...

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    SOPHOS ACQUIRES AVID SECURE, EXPANDS CLOUD SECURITY

    Jan 08, 2019

    Network and endpoint security company, Sophos, announced today that it has acquired Avid Secure, a cloud infrastructure security company that uses artificial intelligence to deliver cloud security analytics, according to a press release. No further details about the acquisition have been released, t...

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    COINBASE DISABLES ETC AFTER DOUBLE SPEND ATTACKS

    Jan 08, 2019

    A leading cryptocurrency exchange has been forced to halt trading of Ethereum Classic (ETC) after spotting double spend attacks amounting to over $1m. San Francisco-based Coinbase first detected the suspicious activity on January 5, noting a “deep chain reorganization of the Ethereum Classic b...

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    ASIATELCO AND SEQUANS BRING NEW LTE-M VEHICLE TRACKERS TO MARKET

    Jan 08, 2019

    Sequans Communications and Asiatelco, Shanghai-based maker of wireless devices for carriers worldwide, announced that four new IoT trackers based on Sequans and Asiatelco technology are launching on LTE-M networks in the USA, with other regions to follow. The announcement comes one year after Sequan...

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    MICRON, QUALCOMM DEVELOPING NEW-GEN IT CONTROLS FOR CARS

    Jan 08, 2019

    Memory chip maker Micron Technology revealed Jan. 8 at the Consumer Electronics Show 2019 that it is working with Qualcomm Technologies to develop highly advanced chipsets for next-generation in-vehicle computing systems. Automotive cockpit compute systems combine traditional multimedia and navigati...

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    PROTEGO LABS BOOSTS SERVERLESS SECURITY WITH OPEN-SOURCE PROJECT

    Jan 07, 2019

    Serverless computing offers new opportunities for cloud efficiency, but it also comes with new risks that Protego Labs is looking to help enterprises better understand. While serverless technology is becoming increasingly widely used, there has been a lack of understanding when it comes to serverles...

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    BOUYGUES TELECOM SIGNALS 5G PROGRESS AS FRANCE GETS ITS DUCKS IN LINE

    Jan 07, 2019

    Bouygues Telecom was the first off the 5G blocks in France in 2019, with the announcement just days into the new year that it successfully made a 5G call in the city of Lyon, using equipment from Ericsson and Qualcomm Technology. Bouygues Telecom said the call took place in “real conditions&rd...

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    RADWARE SNAPS UP SHIELDSQUARE FOR NEW BOT MANAGEMENT PRODUCT LINE

    Jan 07, 2019

    ShieldSquare, founded in 2014, is a security firm that specializes in bot management. It delivers an API-based service that can detect and eliminate “bad bots” from websites, mobile applications, and APIs. The technology detects bots and relies on a cloud engine to classify visitor activ...

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    AIRTIES BOASTS COLLABORATION WITH BROADCOM ON WI-FI 6

    Jan 07, 2019

    AirTies is headed to CES 2019 to tout a strategic collaboration with Broadcom designed to make it easier for operators that adopt Broadcom’s Wi-Fi 6 chipsets to get access to AirTies’ software and in-home Wi-Fi management. Last month, AirTies announced that its Smart Wi-Fi software will ...

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    VIDEO COLLECTION TEACHES CLOUD, VIRTUALIZED NETWORKS, DEVOPS

    Jan 07, 2019

    Video learners wanting to get a leg up on transformative changes in the cloud/networking industry in the new year may care to avail themselves of a new university-curated collection of instructional videos. The videos were announced today by the School of Information Studies at Syracuse University, ...

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    POLYMER LOGISTICS AND SEQUANS COLLABORATE ON LTE-M SMART IOT TRACKER FOR PALLET TRACKING

    Jan 07, 2019

    Sequans Communications and Polymer Logistics, a global leading provider of “One-Touch / Retail Ready” Packaging (RRP) and pooling services solutions to retailers worldwide, announced the availability of the Polymer Logistics Smart IoT Tracker, now approved for use on the LTE-M network of...

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    NEW YORK CITY INVESTS $52M IN HEALTHCARE INFRASTRUCTURE UPGRADES

    Jan 07, 2019

    New York City is investing $52 million to upgrade healthcare infrastructure at the NYC Health + Hospitals/Metropolitan hospital in East Harlem. Of that investment, close to half will go to upgrading the emergency power system, which is critical to ensure the facility’s IT networks, computers, ...

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    GOOGLE CLOUD ACQUIRES DORA TO BOLSTER DEVOPS EXPERTISE

    Jan 07, 2019

    Google has added a little app expertise to its skillset with the acquisition of DORA (DevOps Research and Assessment). The move will aim for the research firm to help ‘continue to create delightful experiences for developers and operators’, in the company’s own words. DORA said the...

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    MANAGED HEALTHCARE PROVIDER HUMANA DISCLOSES DATA BREACH

    Jan 07, 2019

    Healthcare management provider Humana recently revealed that hackers accessed information of individuals who had applied for a Humana health insurance policy via Bankers Life. With millions of customers in the United States, the Louisville, Kentucky-based for-profit health insurance company ranked 5...

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    T-MOBILE US MEASURES 5G AWARENESS WITH NEW CONSUMER INDEX

    Jan 04, 2019

    As it sits around waiting for regulatory approval to close on its $26 billion acquisition of rival Sprint, T-Mobile US seems to have come up with a fine idea to fill the time: find out what American citizens really think about 5G by launching a new quarterly study on the new technology and its wider...

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    VULNERABILITY IN SKYPE FOR ANDROID EXPOSES USER DATA

    Jan 04, 2019

    A vulnerability in Skype for Android allows an unauthenticated attacker to view photos and contacts, and even open links in the browser, a security researcher has discovered. Found by Florian Kunushevci, a 19-year-old researcher from Kosovo, the vulnerability requires for the attacker to have physic...

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    US CLOUD HOSTER RECEIVES CHRISTMAS RANSOMWARE 'GIFT'

    Jan 04, 2019

    A US cloud services provider has been struggling to shake off a ransomware attack that forced it to shut its network and hire extra help on Christmas Day. There’s no information about the incident on the website of California-based Data Resolution, which apparently serves tens of thousands of ...

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    PRECISION MEDICINE REQUIRES DATA STORAGE, INFRASTRUCTURE UPGRADES

    Jan 04, 2019

    Precision medicine will require significant investments in data storage, infrastructure, and security systems in the coming years to achieve its full potential, a recent report by the California Precision Medicine Advisory Committee concluded. Data storage and infrastructure must keep pace with the ...

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    PHOENIX TOWER ACQUIRES SYSCOM FOR US SMALL CELL DEPLOYMENTS

    Jan 04, 2019

    Phoenix Tower International is boosting its U.S. presence and small cell site portfolio with the acquisition of Syscom Telecom, a small cell deployment specialist. Phoenix Tower said that the purchase gives it 80,000 marketable small cell sites in the U.S. Financial terms of the deal were not disclo...

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    NSA TO RELEASE GHIDRA REVERSE ENGINEERING TOOL

    Jan 04, 2019

    The US National Security Agency has decided to open source its Ghidra reverse engineering framework for free, a year after the existence of the toolkit was leaked to the world. Ghidra will be demonstrated and released at the annual RSA Conference starting March 4 in San Francisco. The toolkit is Jav...

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    WHEN IOT TRACK & TRACE LEAVES THE INTERNET BEHIND (TEMPORARILY)

    Jan 04, 2019

    For many wireless networks putting an IP address out at the device is overkill. The goal should be connectivity as an endpoint, and not necessarily to provide an IP addressable end point. GeoTraq working with Sequans (NYSE:SQNS) have “wrapped into one simple, all-inclusive, IoT solution&hellip...

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    MILLIONS OF TOWER OF SALEM GAMERS HIT BY BREACH

    Jan 04, 2019

    Over 7.5 million players of online game Tower of Salem have been affected by a data breach at developer BlankMediaGames (BMG) over the Christmas holidays. Hacked database search engine provider DeHashed explained in a blog post on Tuesday that it was approached by email last week by someone with a f...

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    NEUSTAR BOLSTERS FRAUD DETECTION CAPABILITIES WITH TRUSTID

    Jan 04, 2019

    Neustar is improving its security capabilities with the addition of technology gained via the acquisition of caller authentication and fraud prevention vendor Trustid. Fraud can take many different forms, including caller fraud where unauthorized individuals attempt transactions or information retri...

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    MULTIPLE VULNERABILITIES PATCHED IN CLEANMYMAC UTILITY

    Jan 03, 2019

    Recently addressed vulnerabilities in the popular macOS cleanup application CleanMyMac X could allow attackers to modify the file system as root, Cisco Talos security researchers reveal. Created by MacPaw, CleanMyMac X allows users to scan their macOS machines for unused or unnecessary files and del...

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    IDC FORECASTS WORLDWIDE SPENDING ON THE INTERNET OF THINGS TO REACH $745 BILLION IN 2019

    Jan 03, 2019

    Worldwide spending on the Internet of Things (IoT) is forecast to reach $745 billion in 2019, an increase of 15.4% over the $646 billion spent in 2018, according to a new update to the International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Semiannual Internet of Things Spending Guide. IDC expects worldwide ...

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    KWIKBIT TAPS 60 GHZ TO DELIVER GIGABIT WIRELESS ON DEMAND

    Jan 03, 2019

    Emerging from stealth mode, Kwikbit is planning two major product launches in the first half of 2019 bringing to market a unique blend of disruptive technology to deliver gigabit wireless to flexibly meet the needs of operators, enterprises and industries using innovative new business models. Silico...

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    DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION PROJECTS WILL CONTINUE TO DISRUPT THE CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE IN 2019, SAYS ASPECT SOFTWARE

    Jan 03, 2019

    Over the last few years, digital transformation has been one of the biggest buzzwords in business and with organisations understanding the benefits that technologies such as AI, IoT and big-data analytics can bring, projects have been executed, bringing improved efficiencies, cost reductions and imp...

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    FORTUNE 1000 TO ‘URGENTLY’ INVEST IN BIG DATA, AI IN 2019 IN FEAR OF DIGITAL RIVALS

    Jan 03, 2019

    The world's largest and most successful companies are pouring investment into Big Data, analytics, and artificial intelligence (AI), but fear -- rather than the opportunity to profitably leverage data -- is the driving factor. According to strategic advisors NewVantage Partners, the "fear o...

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    CLOUDERA & HORTONWORKS CLOSE MERGER, AIM TO BUILD CLOUD ANALYTICS MUSCLE

    Jan 03, 2019

    Enterprise data analytics provider Cloudera has completed its merger with competitor Hortonworks, the company said Thursday. The new Cloudera will focus on delivering analytics from any cloud, from the edge to core, using artificial intelligence and 100% open source. The two companies announced thei...

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    PREDICTIONS 2019: SECURITY THREATS WILL ONLY GET NASTIER

    Jan 03, 2019

    Hardly a week went by in 2018 without news of a major data leak or security breach. Ransomware and phishing were invasive, state-run hackers were working around the clock, passwords were leaking, new sophisticated malware attacks were spreading, data was breached and governments around the world onc...

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    WEBSITE OF DUBLIN TRAM SERVICE, LUAS, HACKED

    Jan 03, 2019

    Dublin-based tram service provider, Luas, confirmed through social media that its website was hacked Thursday morning. After a malicious message demanding a payment of one Bitcoin was posted to the site, the company issued a tweet asking users to refrain from clicking on the website. It appears as t...

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    HUAWEI EXPECTS 2018 REVENUES TO EXPAND BY 21% YEAR-ON-YEAR

    Jan 03, 2019

    The Chinese vendor said it will focus on creating a more resilient business structure to face challenges around the world. Chinese vendor Huawei expects to record revenues of $108.5 billion in 2018, which would represent an increase of 21% compared to the previous year, the company said in a stateme...

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    NEW PROTOCOL AUTHENTICATES USB TYPE-C CHARGERS, DEVICES

    Jan 03, 2019

    The USB Implementers Forum (USB-IF) on Wednesday announced the launch of the USB Type-C Authentication Program, which aims to protect host systems against non-compliant chargers and potentially malicious devices. The USB Type-C Authentication specification, unveiled by the USB-IF and the USB 3.0 Pro...

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    EU LOOKS TO REDUCE EXPOSURE TO CHINESE 5G RISK: REPORT

    Jan 02, 2019

    The European Union is hoping to lead a more coordinated response to security concerns over Chinese 5G equipment makers, it has emerged. Brussels wants to ensure it doesn’t end up with a situation where member states have unwittingly allowed Chinese kit to dominate across the region, according ...

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    SECURITY CONCERNS PROMPT CLOSING OF DIVIDEND APPLICATIONS

    Jan 02, 2019

    Alaska revenue officials shut down online applications for annual oil wealth checks after personal information of other users popped up on applicants' computer screens. The private information from other applicants included names, addresses and Social Security numbers. The Alaska Department of R...

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    HOW ENTERPRISES CAN AVOID THE RYUK RANSOMWARE WITH RIGHT STRATEGY

    Jan 02, 2019

    The attacks using the Ryuk ransomware, apparently from North Korea, require the best of best practices, and that means understanding why they take place and how to prepare. If you’re attacked by someone using Ryuk, it’s going to be very expensive. During the holiday period between Christ...

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    ATTRIBUTION UNKNOWN IN TRIBUNE PUBLISHING ATTACK

    Jan 02, 2019

    The malware attack that disrupted the printing operations of the Chicago Tribune and other Tribune Publishing newspapers, including the Los Angeles Times, remains under investigation with no clear evidence that points to a source responsible for the attack, according to the Chicago Tribune. “S...

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    3M’S M*MODAL ACQUISITION SET TO CAPITALIZE ON HEALTHCARE CLOUD GROWTH

    Jan 02, 2019

    Healthcare cloud computing is expected to continue its strong growth in 2019, as organization move more sensitive data to the cloud. To capitalize on this growth, 3M recently announced plans to acquire M*Modal’s cloud-based clinical documentation unit for around $1 billion. The companies expec...

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    VODAFONE, ORANGE TO WORK WITH HUAWEI, ZTE IN SPANISH 5G TRIALS

    Jan 02, 2019

    Orange Spain confirmed plans to work with Huawei in trials in Andalucia, while a 5G trial in Valencia will be carried out in partnership with ZTE. Spanish telecom operators Vodafone and Orange are planning to work with Chinese vendors Huawei and ZTE on pilot 5G projects, Spanish press reported. Appl...

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    FORTINET SECURITY-FIRST APPROACH TO SD-WAN CONTINUES TO GAIN MOMENTUM

    Jan 02, 2019

    Fortinet, a global leader in broad, integrated and automated cybersecurity solutions, announced recent customer, partner and market momentum, as well as independent testing results, of its FortiGate Secure SD-WAN solution. Rajesh Maurya, Regional Vice President, India and SAARC at Fortinet says &ldq...

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    REPORT REVEALS NEW AND EXISTING THREATS TO CLOUD SECURITY

    Jan 02, 2019

    The benefits for enterprises moving to the cloud are clear: greater flexibility, agility, scalability and cost savings. However, adopting public cloud infrastructure can also magnify security risks and compliance challenges, reveals  the latest report from Palo Alto Networks Unit 42, “Clo...

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    HOW SECURITY OPERATIONS CENTERS ARE ADAPTING TO THE CLOUD ERA

    Jan 02, 2019

    Moving data and processes to the cloud presents challenges for enterprise SOCs. Here's how the industry and business are finding new ways to collect, monitor and analyze cloud-based security data. As more and more critical business functions depart the on-premises environment for the cloud, secu...

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    WHAT TO CONSIDER BEFORE DEVELOPING AN API SECURITY STRATEGY

    Dec 31, 2018

    Recent incidents at Salesforce, Facebook, Google+—not to mention the Equifax breach and the Cambridge Analytica scandal that plagued Facebook—point directly to the unsettling reality that API security is often an afterthought for enterprises. Such incidents serve as a major wake-up call ...

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    SOFTWARE AS A SERVICE COMPANY SELECTS ZAYO FOR COLOCATION

    Dec 31, 2018

    A global Software as a Service (SaaS) company has selected Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. for data centre colocation. Zayo will provide expanded colocation space in a Midwestern data centre. The solution doubles the customer’s data centre footprint with Zayo. The agreement will also enable the cust...

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    PREDICTIONS 2019: WHAT WE CAN EXPECT FOR 5G THIS YEAR

    Dec 31, 2018

    It only seems as though 5G has been with us for a lot of years. This is because so many IT folks have been talking about it for that long and planning for how to use it once it becomes available on a widespread basis--which should be in 2019 and 2020. Trouble is, 4G is the best anybody can do right ...

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    HOW TO TACKLE LOGISTICS AND CARGO SECURITY ISSUES WITH IOT AND TELEMATICS SYSTEMS

    Dec 28, 2018

    The textile industry has come a long way from the rudimentary methods once used to manufacture and transport their goods. Today, they employ the services of advanced systems based on IoT and telematics to improve manufacturing processes and deliver orders punctually, while informing customers about ...

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    RANSOMWARE SUSPECTED IN CYBERATTACK THAT CRIPPLED MAJOR US NEWSPAPERS

    Dec 28, 2018

    The Ryuk ransomware strain is the primary suspect in a cyberattack that caused printing and delivery disruptions for several major US newspapers over the weekend. The attack reportedly affected printing centers operated by Tribune Publishing and former Tribune Publishing property, the Los Angeles Ti...

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    THE FUTURE OF IOT CONNECTIVITY

    Dec 27, 2018

    The Internet of Things (IoT) landscape has expanded rapidly over the past ten years, with a staggering 20 billion connected devices expected to be deployed by 2020. The potential applications for IoT sensors and devices span a vast number of industries, with IoT technologies expediting the growth of...

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    THE TOP ACQUISITIONS OF 2018 IN SDXCENTRAL’S WORLD

    Dec 26, 2018

    Mergers and acquisitions were aplenty in 2018. In addition to the usual buying and selling, companies also began to snap up open source players like GitHub, Heptio, and Red Hat. First announced in June, Microsoft completed the $7.5 billion acquisition of GitHub in October. Microsoft CEO Satya Nadell...

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    NORTH AMERICA TO DOMINATE 5G CONNECTIONS IN 2019

    Dec 26, 2018

    North American telecommunication operators will account for nearly half of worldwide 5G connections by the end of next year, according to industry trade group 5G Americas. Using insight from analyst firm Ovum, 5G Americas predicts that there will be 336,000 5G connections in North America by the end...

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    MICROSOFT'S 2018, PART 1: OPEN SOURCE, WOBBLY WINDOWS AND EVERYONE'S GOING TO THE CLOUD

    Dec 25, 2018

    It seems a lifetime (or two Windows 10 releases) ago, but 2018 started with Microsoft, and other software vendors, staring down the twin barrels of Spectre and Meltdown. Flaws in Intel's silicon meant that Microsoft had to scramble to mitigate the vulnerability at the operating system level (hav...

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    CLOUD COMPUTING: FIVE KEY BUSINESS TRENDS TO LOOK OUT FOR

    Dec 24, 2018

    Cloud computing established itself in 2018 as an essential platform for many businesses looking to build innovative services. However, there's still progress to be made before the operating systems on the cloud can truly be seen as a business-as-normal activity. Will we get to that point in 2019...

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    RACKSPACE CTO: FIVE PREDICTIONS FOR THE CLOUD IN 2019

    Dec 23, 2018

    While we’ve moved long past cloud being the hot industry buzzword, in the last 12 months we’ve seen a significant maturity curve among many of our European customers. In fact, research that we commissioned from Forrester this year found that cloud advancements are driving most businesses...

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