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GSMA Announces Winners for 2018 GLOMO Awards BARCELONA, Spain -Thursday, March 1st 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The GSMA today announced the winners for the Global Mobile Awards 2018 (GLOMO Awards). Announced at the GSMA Mobile World Congress in Barcelona by hosts TV presenters Suzi Perry and Ortis Deley, the GLOMOs showcase those companies and individuals that are driving innovation in...

Omada Positioned in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Identity Governance and Administration with Strong Ability to... COPENHAGEN, Denmark -Thursday, March 1st 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Omada, a leading provider of identity management and access governance solutions with offices in Europe and North America, has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. – the world’s leading information technology research and advisory company – in the Challengers quadrant of the...

Airspan and Sprint Selected as the Winner of "Best Mobile Technology Breakthrough" at GLOMO 2018 Awards BARCELONA, Spain -Thursday, March 1st 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Airspan and Sprint are proud to have been selected as the winner of the Best Mobile Technology Breakthrough award in recognition of the ground breaking and successful mass deployment of the first all-wireless indoor small cell, the Magic Box, specifically designed to improve...

Boehringer Ingelheim Starts New Campaign: ‘Why wait in IPF?’ INGELHEIM, Germany -Wednesday, February 28th 2018

Rare Disease Day draws attention to the importance of early diagnosis and treatment of IPF. Even though international guidelines recommend to offer antifibrotic treatment to the majority of individuals with IPF, research in Europe shows that around 40% of patients with confirmed IPF do not...

Egon Zehnder Reports Sustained Financial Growth for 2017 ZURICH & LONDON & NEW YORK -Wednesday, February 28th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Egon Zehnder, the world’s leadership advisory firm, today announced its 2017 financial results, reporting a 4% increase in global revenue to CHF 668.0 million versus CHF 639.5 million in 2016. At constant exchange rates, 2017 revenue increased by 5%. Egon Zehnder’s 2017...

GSMA Mobile World Congress: Expert Group Presents Broadband Commission with Solutions for Closing the Broadband Gap BARCELONA -Wednesday, February 28th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- An Expert Group of members of The Broadband Commission for Sustainable Development today released the report “A New Deal: Investing in Our Common Future – Policy Recommendations to Close the Broadband Gap”. The report contains recommendations for policymakers,...

Actility and IDEMIA Announce Their Collaboration to Deliver Seamless, Secure Connectivity For LoRaWan and LTE-Based IoT ... COLOMBES, France -Wednesday, February 28th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- To achieve its full potential, IoT requires flexible deployment and seamless connectivity between multiple different networks. Actility’s roaming aggregation of LoRaWAN networks combined with IDEMIA’s M-Trust Secure Services platform, removes the complexities of connecting...

Schlumberger Announces First-Quarter 2018 Results Conference Call PARIS -Wednesday, February 28th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB) will hold a conference call on April 20, 2018 to discuss the results for the first quarter ending March 31, 2018. The conference call is scheduled to begin at 8:30 am US Eastern time and a press release regarding the results will be issued at...

Latest GSMA Report Highlights Success of Mobile Money with over 690 Million Accounts Worldwide BARCELONA -Wednesday, February 28th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The GSMA today unveiled its seventh annual ‘State of the Industry Report on Mobile Money’, offering a current snapshot of the mobile money landscape and highlighting the impact that greater financial inclusion has on lives, economies and innovation. The report provides the...

Global Brands Launch Live RCS Business Messaging Services Based on the GSMA Universal Profile BARCELONA, Spain -Wednesday, February 28th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The GSMA today announced that multiple global brands including 1-800 Contacts, 1-800-Flowers.com, Booking.com, ITV, Snaptravel and Subway have launched live trials of RCS Business Messaging based on the GSMA’s Universal Profile for Advanced Messaging (UP). The service...

Lenovo™ Sees Intelligence Transforming Everything at MWC 2018, From Devices to Data Center BARCELONA, Spain -Wednesday, February 28th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today, at MWC 2018, Lenovo reinforced its 2018 vision for technology innovations, moving its core strategy to Augmented Intelligence. With its roots in the PC space, Lenovo has created one of the most complete collections of smart AI devices, giving it a unique advantage...

World Bank Group and GSMA Announce Partnership to Leverage IoT Big Data for Development BARCELONA, Spain -Wednesday, February 28th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim announced today that the institution would partner with the GSMA and mobile network operators around the globe to harness big data from the Internet of Things (IoT) to help end extreme poverty and unlock new drivers of economic...

UK and GSMA Launch Partnership on Mobile for Humanitarian Innovation BARCELONA, Spain -Tuesday, February 27th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The GSMA and the UK’s Department for International Development (DFID) today announced the launch of ‘Mobile for Humanitarian Innovation’ (M4H), a programme designed to accelerate the delivery and impact of digital humanitarian assistance. Through M4H, the public and...

Two-Thirds of Mobile Connections Running on 4G/5G Networks by 2025, Finds New GSMA Study BARCELONA, Spain -Tuesday, February 27th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Two-thirds of the world’s mobile connections will be running on 4G and 5G networks by 2025, according to the new 2018 edition of the GSMA’s ‘Mobile Economy’ report, published today at Mobile World Congress. It is forecast that 4G will account for 53 per cent of global...

GSMA RCS Messaging Initiative Takes off as Multiple Global Operators Interconnect Networks LONDON -Tuesday, February 27th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)--The GSMA today announced that mobile operators América Móvil, Rogers Communications and Sprint have interconnected their networks across the Americas, while Deutsche Telekom, Telenor Group, Telia Company and Vodafone Group have interconnected in Europe, enabling subscribers in...

GSMA Mobile Connect Roll-Out Continues across the Globe BARCELONA, Spain -Tuesday, February 27th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- At Mobile World Congress today, the GSMA announced that mobile network operators (MNOs) in China and South Korea are among the latest to deploy Mobile Connect to provide identity and authentication services to their customers. China Mobile’s identity service, Mobile...

GSMA Expands Big Data for Social Good Initiative, Announces Successful First Wave of Trials BARCELONA, Spain -Tuesday, February 27th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)--The GSMA has achieved significant progress in the first trials of its Big Data for Social Good initiative by Bharti Airtel, Telefónica and Telenor, creating a blueprint for future deployments that leverages mobile operators’ big data capabilities to address the Sustainable...

ADVA, BT and Mavenir Collaborate on Cloud RAN Technologies as Part of Telecom Infra Project RICHARDSON, Texas & BARCELONA, Spain -Tuesday, February 27th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- ADVA, BT and Mavenir have announced that they will be collaborating on a number of research projects at the UK’s Telecom Infra Project (TIP) Community Lab based at the BT Labs in Adastral Park, Ipswich. TIP is an engineering-focused initiative driven by operators,...

Telefónica Deutschland Selects Gemalto Solution to Deliver Identity Verification Service AMSTERDAM -Tuesday, February 27th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, is supplying Telefónica Deutschland, Germany’s leading mobile communication provider, with an identity verification service. It will complement the existing verification solutions and enable...

Montreux Comedy Festival, the Biggest Comedy Festival in Mainland Europe and Swissquote Bank Bring World-Renowned... Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Monday, February 26th 2018 [ar]

Comedy-lovers will get the chance to be entertained by the international line up of world renowned comedians at the Madinat Theatre, Souk Madinat Jumeirah in Dubai. On 28th February and 1st March the French comedy galas feature Fray (FR), Roman Frayssinet (FR), Jason Brokerss (FR), Yoann...