technology

June 19, 2019

Mitel®, a global leader in business communications, today announced the appointment of Feras Zeidan to lead the company’s operations in Middle East and Africa (MEA). As part of his role, Zeidan will be responsible for accelerating the company’s growth and strategic initiatives in the region. With the #1 market share position in EMEA1 and #2 in UCaaS worldwide2, Mitel is building on this momentum to further accelerate cloud adoption across EMEA while increasing its leadership position in the on-site market.

Zeidan brings more than 20 years of experience to the Mitel international team, having previously served as Vice President"...

Continue Reading >

June 19, 2019

comforte AG, a leading provider of enterprise data security and digital payments solutions, has announced new integration capabilities for Apache Kafka with the latest release of its Enterprise Data Protection Suite. Apache Kafka is a distributed data streaming platform that allows users to collect and examine real-time data streams from a variety of popular applications. These new capabilities enable organizations to integrate data protection methods, like tokenization or format-preserving encryption, into their Kafka environments. Anonymization and pseudonymization can be applied to sensitive data on the fly within Apache Kafka to help organizations protect information and fulfil compliance regulations. The additional"...

Continue Reading >

June 19, 2019

Toshiba Memory Holdings Corporation, the world leader in memory solutions, announced today that it has reorganized its capital structure. The company refinanced loans from its main financial banks and issued non-convertible-bond-type preferred stock as a third-party allotment to Development Bank of Japan Inc., aiming to further strengthen its business base. Toshiba Memory Holdings used the proceeds of the issuance to redeem all non-convertible-bond-type"...

Continue Reading >

June 18, 2019

The Sharjah Research Technology and Innovation Park (SRTI Park) said on Monday it is geared up to establish Sharjah as an innovation hub and a world-class research and testing center.

Launching Sharjah's Innovation Economy Report on Monday, SRTI Park outlined the ongoing efforts to enhance cooperation with its international partners and to knowledge transfer with them to enhance the emirate's status as a global capital for scientific research, technology, innovation and knowledge.

A special ceremony was held at Al Jawaher Reception and Convention Centre in"...

Continue Reading >

June 18, 2019

Small Giant Games (“Small Giant”), a subsidiary of Zynga Inc. (Nasdaq: ZNGA), a global leader in interactive entertainment, is announcing an epic expansion to its popular franchise, Empires & Puzzles. The expansion, backed by player demand, features significant base updates including an increase of the stronghold’s max level from 20 to 21 as well as advanced versions of mines, farms, storage units and houses. A brand new building, the Hunter’s Lodge, is also being introduced, allowing players to craft new battle items.

“Since the Small Giant team joined the Zynga family last year, we’ve been blown away"...

Continue Reading >

June 18, 2019

On June 17, 2019, Panasonic Corporation (TOKYO: 6752) announced that it has signed a joint business development agreement with Linkwiz, Inc. — a startup company specializing in the development and sales of autonomous robotic system software and technical consulting — to develop solutions to enhance welding processes in the manufacturing field. The agreement is being undertaken by Panasonic’s Connected Solutions Company.

Under"...

Continue Reading >

June 18, 2019

International telecom and technology service provider Vodafone Group plc is the newest member of SeeHer, the Association of National Advertisers’ leading global movement for gender equality in advertising and media. Vodafone joins a powerful collective of 1,000-plus top brands that control $100-plus billion in worldwide ad spend.

This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20190616005037/en/

Vodafone has mobile operations in"...

Continue Reading >

June 18, 2019

Thales, a leader in critical information systems, cybersecurity, data protection and licensing, can today reveal that it has extended its decade long partnership with EPLAN, the Computer Aided Design (eCAD) company, to ensure on-demand license delivery and activation for all products. Part of its digital transformation strategy, this move brings EPLAN closer to its customer base, by ensuring that the product experience is individually tailored to each customer’s needs.

Founded in 1984, EPLAN develops electrical CAD software to help users with efficient engineering solutions to enhance their electrical design. With over 51,000 customers"...

Continue Reading >

June 17, 2019

The WarnerMedia Innovation Lab made several key announcements today, deepening its commitment to cutting edge technology and the incubation of new consumer facing products, services and experiences. These announcements include the location of its physical space in New York City which will be powered by AT&T’s 5G network, making it one of AT&T’s first permanent 5G experience centers. The Lab also announced further details on its partnerships with WarnerMedia Ad Sales and with Xandr, AT&T’s advanced advertising and analytics company. Finally, the Lab announced the appointment of an architecture firm to lead design of the physical space.

The"...

Continue Reading >

June 17, 2019

Icelandic maritime authorities are utilising the European Maritime Safety Agency’s (EMSA) Remotely Piloted Aircraft System (RPAS) portfolio enabled by SES Networks’ managed connectivity services to support the country’s requirements for environmental protection and fisheries control, SES announced today.

The connected ELBIT HERMES 900 RPAS will perform maritime surveillance tasks in areas extending as far as 200 nautical miles from the shoreline, covering important areas of the Icelandic Exclusive Economic Zone, with missions lasting as long as 12 hours. SES Networks’ connectivity is utilised for this Medium Altitude"...

Continue Reading >