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Hurricane Electric Expands Global Network to East Africa Data Centre in Nairobi NAIROBI, Kenya -Wednesday, October 11th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Hurricane Electric, the world’s leading IPv6-native Internet backbone, today announced that it has added a new Point of Presence (PoP) in Nairobi at the East Africa Data Centre. Located at the Sameer Industrial Park, Mombasa Road in Nairobi, Kenya, this is Hurricane...

Velodyne LiDAR More Than Quadruples Production for Autonomous Vehicle Surge SAN JOSE, Calif. -Wednesday, October 11th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Velodyne LiDAR Inc., the world leader in 3D vision systems for autonomous vehicles, today announces that it has more than quadrupled production for its high-performance LiDAR sensors to meet strong global demand. As a result, Velodyne LiDAR’s sensors are immediately available...

Parsons Acquires Williams Electric Company  PASADENA, Calif. -Wednesday, October 11th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Parsons today announced the acquisition of Williams Electric Company, a privately owned, value-added company specializing in control system integration, electrical and general contracting, and energy infrastructure solutions. Williams Electric is headquartered in Ft. Walton...

Luxembourg and the United Arab Emirates to Cooperate on Space Activities with Particular Focus on the Exploration and... LUXEMBOURG -Wednesday, October 11th 2017 [ar] [fr]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Considering their common interest in the exploration, use and application of space for peaceful purposes, Luxembourg and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) jointly agreed on the opportunity to cooperate on space activities. The Government of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg,...

Guidewire InsuranceSuite Positioned as a Leader in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Property and Casualty Core... FOSTER CITY, Calif. -Wednesday, October 11th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Guidewire Software, Inc. (NYSE: GWRE), a provider of software products to Property and Casualty (P&C) insurers, today announced that Guidewire InsuranceSuite™ has been recognized as a Leader in Gartner, Inc.’s “Magic Quadrant for P&C Core Platforms, North America.1”...

Andersen Global Proud to Announce Advisory Council SAN FRANCISCO -Wednesday, October 11th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Global announces the appointment of a global Advisory Council to provide a forum for problem solving and Partner participation as international expansion continues. The Council is comprised of more than 30 Partners and Managing Directors from member firms and...

Spirent Announces Multi-Million Dollar Deployment of VisionWorks for Customer Experience Assurance SAN JOSE, Calif. -Wednesday, October 11th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Spirent Communications plc (LSE:SPT), a world leader in lifecycle service assurance solutions, today announced it has completed the first phase of a multi-million dollar VisionWorks Customer Experience Assurance (CEA) solution deployment for a tier-1 North American service...

Going Digital: Bentley Announces iModel 2.0 Cloud Platform and Its iModelHub Cloud Service – Automating Change... SINGAPORE -Wednesday, October 11th 2017

The Year in Infrastructure 2017 Conference (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, Bentley Systems’ founder Keith Bentley introduced the company’s “iModel 2.0” cloud platform and its first new service, iModelHub, to accelerate “going digital” for users of its ProjectWise Design Integration...

New GAC Bahrain warehouse and office building opened Bahrain -Tuesday, October 10th 2017 [ar]  

GAC Bahrain has opened its new warehouse and office building as part of its long-term strategic planning in response to anticipated growth of the Kingdom’s logistics sector. The 3,200 square metres, 3,019-pallet position ambient racked warehouse in Hidd, Bahrain Investment Wharf, replaces...

Unleashed Software Secures $7.0 Million Investment Funding to Accelerate Growth AUCKLAND, New Zealand -Tuesday, October 10th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Unleashed Software, the Auckland-based inventory management Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) provider, has announced a Series C investment of NZ$7.0 million from Movac, New Zealand’s largest and most experienced technology investment company. Of the recent investment success,...

Ferring Strengthens Growth Hormone Franchise Zomacton® Through Acquisition of ZomaJet™ Needle-Free Injector... SAINT-PREX, Switzerland -Tuesday, October 10th 2017

Ferring enters agreement with Antares Pharma Inc. for worldwide rights to ZomaJet™ needle-free injector device ZomaJet is used to deliver Ferring’s Zomacton® (somatropin), indicated to treat Growth Hormone Deficiency in children and Turner Syndrome in girls ZomaJet helps increase...

World-Renowned Italian Chefs Go Head-to-Head in Culinary Showdown at Roberto’s Abu Dhabi Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday, October 10th 2017 [ar]

Kitchen knives are being drawn at Roberto’s in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday 11th October 2017 when Enrico Bartolini, the youngest Italian chef to gain two Michelin stars, takes on rising star Francesco Guarracino in the return of ‘Battle of the Chefs’.  Guarracino, the restaurant’s...

Saudi’s Biggest Organizations Commit to Saudi Vision 2030 Digitization Goals RIYADH, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia -Tuesday, October 10th 2017 [ar]  

7th-8th November 2017- The Kingdom’s biggest public and private sector organizations have announced their commitment to Saudi Vision 2030 and National Transformation Program 2020 goals of digital transformation, with a common theme: Transform or Be Left Behind! The global economy is being...

VitalityLife Provides Innovative Health Services and More Accurate Underwriting with Munich Re’s ALLFINANZ... DUBLIN -Tuesday, October 10th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- VitalityLife, a leading UK life insurance provider, is breaking new ground in automation and pricing. Powering product offerings and economies are the latest versions of Munich Re’s ALLFINANZ digital underwriting software to drive customer acquisition, underwriting and...

Global Consortium to Unveil Collective Diagnostic Strength of Four Countries BANGALORE, India -Tuesday, October 10th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Aggregating the fragmented diagnostic sector of the country, four nations joined forces to launch India’s first global Pathology Laboratory Consortium - Neuberg Diagnostics - today in Bangalore. Founded by the renowned healthcare entrepreneur, Dr. G.S.K.Velu, the...

Helmuth Ludwig, Siemens’ Global Head of Information Technology, Highlights Joint Development Projects with Bentley... SINGAPORE -Tuesday, October 10th 2017

The Year in Infrastructure 2017 Conference (BUSINESS WIRE)-- In his keynote at Bentley’s annual event for sharing thought leadership relevant to infrastructure design, construction, and operations, Helmuth Ludwig, Global Head of Information Technology for Siemens, presented a scenario...

Tigo Launches Next Generation SMART App: Lay Out, Configure, Commission, and Monitor PV Systems in 5 Minutes on a Mobile... LOS GATOS, Calif. -Monday, October 9th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Tigo®, pioneer of the Smart Modular Flex MLPE platform, today unveiled Tigo SMART, the next generation mobile application. The seamless integration between Tigo's online monitoring portal and this SMART app improves the experience for Tigo's installer partners who use this...

Luxembourg Hosts the First European Edition of the NewSpace Conference LUXEMBOURG -Monday, October 9th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Luxembourg Ministry of the Economy and the US Space Frontier Foundation partner to organize the inaugural European edition of the NewSpace Conference, “NewSpace Europe”, that takes place in Luxembourg City on November 16 and 17, 2017. This is the first time that one of...

SES GS to Provide More MEO-enabled SATCOM Solutions for U.S. Government LUXEMBOURG -Monday, October 9th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, SES Government Solutions (SES GS), has won several key contracts to provide critically important managed network services leveraging SES’s unique high throughput, low latency Medium Earth Orbit (MEO) O3b satellite network...

Middle East Mobile Operators Will Be 5G Early Adopters, According to New GSMA Report DUBAI -Monday, October 9th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The GSMA today published a new report, titled The Mobile Economy: Middle East and North Africa 2017, highlighting that operators in the Middle East and North African (MENA) region1 will be amongst the first in the world to launch commercial 5G networks. The new study, which...