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MEDIA ADVISORY: Global Smoking Survey Findings To Be Presented Via Webcast on March 19th at 10:00 a.m. EDT NEW YORK -Wednesday, March 14th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Media worldwide are invited to attend a press event announcing the results of the 2018 State of Smoking Survey, a study commissioned by the Foundation for a Smoke-Free World that aims to better understand why people smoke, what motivates smokers to want to quit, and what makes...

World’s Only Commercially-Available, Flat-Panel, Electronically-Steered Satellite Terminal Now Available in a New,... WASHINGTON -Wednesday, March 14th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- After last year’s successful commercial launch, Kymeta—the communications company making good on the promise of global, mobile connectivity—continues to lead innovation in the satellite communications market. Kymeta today announced limited availability of the Kymeta™...

XPRIZE and All Nippon Airways (ANA) Announce New $10 Million XPRIZE Competition to Develop Real-Life Avatars AUSTIN, Texas -Tuesday, March 13th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today, at the South By Southwest® (SXSW®) conference in Austin, XPRIZE Founder and Executive Chairman Dr. Peter H. Diamandis, in partnership with ANA, will announce the launch of the $10M ANA Avatar XPRIZE, a four-year global competition to develop real-life avatars....

Findings Presented from State of Smoking Survey of More than 17,000 People Worldwide NEW YORK -Tuesday, March 13th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Media worldwide are invited to attend a press event announcing the results of the 2018 State of Smoking Survey, a study commissioned by the Foundation for a Smoke-Free World that aims to better understand why people smoke, what motivates smokers to want to quit, and what...

TNS Launches 4G Roaming Support for Mobile POS Terminals RESTON, Va. -Tuesday, March 13th 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Global 4G roaming coverage for mobile point-of-sale (POS) terminals has become more accessible today thanks to the launch of an enhanced solution from Transaction Network Services (TNS). TNS’ Global Wireless Access (GWA) solution can now support 4G roaming in more than 60...

P.I. Works Centralized SON is Selected by Telefónica UK to Enable Fully Automated Mobile Network Operations LONDON -Tuesday, March 13th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- P.I. Works has been awarded a contract by Telefónica UK for the delivery, deployment and support of their award-winning uSON platform across its network. P.I. Works uSON provides centralized self-configuration, self-optimization and self-healing capabilities, including...

Andersen Global Continues Expansion in Germany with Berlin Office SAN FRANCISCO -Tuesday, March 13th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Andersen Global continues its expansion in Germany as a new office in Berlin opens, joining the existing Andersen Tax & Legal team in Germany, effective March 1, 2018. The Berlin office will be the sixth location of Andersen Tax & Legal in Germany and includes more than 60...

Kymeta KyWay™ Terminals Achieve Certification with World’s Leading Satellite Operators REDMOND, Wash. -Monday, March 12th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Kymeta—the communications company making good on the promise of global, mobile connectivity—announced today that the company’s KyWay™ satellite terminals are now certified with the world’s leading satellite operators, including Intelsat, Telesat, SES, and HISPASAT....

Andersen Global Initiates Expansion in the United Kingdom SAN FRANCISCO -Friday, March 9th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Global is proud to announce its expansion in the United Kingdom through a Collaboration Agreement with a leading VAT firm in London, RBCVAT Limited. The firm, led by Roger Bevan, is a significant addition to increasing Andersen Global’s platform in this key market in...

Netcracker Named a Leader in Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Operations Support Systems for Eighth Consecutive Year WALTHAM, Mass. -Thursday, March 8th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Netcracker Technology, a global leader in policy-driven fulfillment, orchestration and assurance solutions for virtual and physical networks, announced today that Netcracker has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. as a Leader in its 2018 "Magic Quadrant for Operations Support...

Nine Teams Advance to Final Round of the $7M Shell Ocean Discovery XPRIZE LOS ANGELES -Thursday, March 8th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- XPRIZE, the world’s leader in designing and managing incentive competitions to solve humanity’s grand challenges, today announced nine finalist teams advancing in the $7M Shell Ocean Discovery XPRIZE, a three-year global competition challenging teams to advance ocean...

Bentley Systems Issues Call for Submissions to the Year in Infrastructure 2018 Awards for Going Digital: Advancements in... EXTON, Pa. -Thursday, March 8th 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Bentley Systems, Incorporated, a leading global provider of comprehensive software solutions for advancing infrastructure, today announced its call for submissions to the Year in Infrastructure 2018 Awards program. The awards, which are judged by independent juries of industry...

Andersen Global Names Board of Directors for Latin America SAN FRANCISCO -Thursday, March 8th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Andersen Global is proud to announce the appointment of the Latin America Regional Board which will assist the global association in continuing its unprecedented growth on the continent by providing advice and guidance on issues critical to the organization’s success. The...

TMC Names Edgewater Networks as a 2018 INTERNET TELEPHONY Product of the Year Award Winner SAN JOSE, Calif. -Wednesday, March 7th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Edgewater Networks Inc., the world-wide industry leader in Network Edge Orchestration, announced that TMC, a global, integrated media company, has awarded its EdgeMarc 2900e and 2900a POE Intelligent Edges with a 2018 INTERNET TELEPHONY Product of the Year Award. The...

Andersen Global Announces Collaboration in Poland With A2Z Tax & Legal and SOL Financial Services SAN FRANCISCO -Wednesday, March 7th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Andersen Global is proud to announce a presence in Warsaw, Poland by way of a Collaboration Agreement with two leading tax and legal firms, A2Z Tax & Legal, led by Marcin Matyka, and SOL Financial Services, led by Oleg Szczerbak. Global Chairman and Andersen Tax LLC CEO,...

Rimini Street to Receive Nearly $50 Million from Oracle LAS VEGAS -Wednesday, March 7th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMNI), a global provider of enterprise software products and services, and the leading third-party support provider for Oracle and SAP software products, today provides the following statement related to a petition recently filed with the United...

Braidy Industries Completes $75 Million Issue of Common Stock and Closes Acquisition of High-Technology Metals Company... ASHLAND, Ky. -Wednesday, March 7th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Less than one year after their announcement of plans to construct a $1.5 billion greenfield aluminum mill in Greenup County, Kentucky, Braidy Industries announces its successful completion of a $75 million Series B common stock issuance at $10 per share. Following the close of...

Entersekt Launches Digital Payments Enablement Product LONDON -Wednesday, March 7th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Entersekt, an innovator in mobile-first fintech solutions, this week launched Connekt, a digital commerce enablement product. The company, known for its mobile app security and authentication technology, is offering Connekt to financial services providers to help them adapt...

Smartmatic Announces Cease of Operations in Venezuela LONDON -Wednesday, March 7th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- After 15 years of service and 14 elections assisted providing a secure and auditable voting system, Smartmatic closed its offices and ceased operations in Venezuela. The reasons for the closure are widely known. In August of 2017, after the elections to the National...

IBC Calls for the Best in Innovation LONDON -Wednesday, March 7th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Now well established as the most influential, most prestigious awards in the media, entertainment and technology industry, the IBC Innovation Awards continue to reflect the very latest in the use of technology to engage and excite audiences. “The IBC Innovation Awards...