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FDA Advisory Committee Recommends Use of Investigational Drug Maribavir (TAK-620) to Treat Post-Transplant Recipients... OSAKA, Japan & CAMBRIDGE, Mass. -Friday 8 October 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502/NYSE:TAK) (“Takeda”) today announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Antimicrobial Drugs Advisory Committee (AMDAC) voted unanimously to recommend use of maribavir (TAK-620) for the treatment of refractory...

SpeeDx Build Further Coverage in SARS-CoV-2 Genotyping Reagent Portfolio -Thursday 7 October 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SpeeDx Pty. Ltd., a developer of innovative molecular diagnostic solutions, have further expanded their product line of research reagents for COVID-19 variant analysis to include a key characteristic mutation connected to the SARS-CoV-2 Lambda variant of interest (VOI)....

BRIGHTCOVE LAUNCHES CORPTV TO DELIVER BRANDED, ALWAYS-ON CHANNELS TO VIEWERS ANYWHERE -Thursday 7 October 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- In the post-pandemic, highly virtual world, it is increasingly difficult to attract and keep audiences’ attention. To help organizations retain, engage, and grow audiences, Brightcove® Inc. (NASDAQ: BCOV) today announced Brightcove CorpTV, a solution designed for...

ADC Acquires Pinpoint Software, Continues to Expand Total Store Operations Platform -Thursday 7 October 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Applied Data Corporation (ADC), the global market leader for its SaaS-based total store operations platform built for retailers, today announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Pinpoint Software, Inc., a provider of software solutions driving operational...

KPMG Launches Multi-Year Program to Accelerate Global Solutions for Environmental, Social and Governance Issues -Thursday 7 October 2021

KPMG Regional ESG Hubs to be established in Europe, Asia Pacific and the Americas to support clients on their ESG journey KPMG Emerging Markets Accelerators to deliver region-specific support and financing expertise to help developing nations Collaborations with University of Cambridge...

Alerzo Posts Fivefold Year-to-Date Transaction Growth by Serving Nigeria’s Informal Retailers -Thursday 7 October 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Alerzo, one of the fastest growing B2B startups in Nigeria, announced today that its annualized September transaction volume exceeded US$155 million, growing more than fivefold since the beginning of 2021. Since the company’s Series A fundraising this summer, Alerzo’s...

Tech Mahindra Ranked #1 in OneOffice Alignment for BPS in Horses for Sources Report 2021 -Thursday 7 October 2021  

Ranked 5 amongst Top 10 Digital Contract Services Provider 2021 Recognized for deep domain & horizontal digital expertise in delivering contact center CX services (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Tech Mahindra, a leading provider of digital transformation, consulting and business re-engineering services...

Takeda Provides Update on TAK-994 Clinical Program -Thursday 7 October 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502/NYSE:TAK) (“Takeda”) today announced that a safety signal has emerged in Phase 2 studies of TAK-994, an investigational oral orexin agonist. As an immediate precautionary measure, the company has suspended dosing of patients...

Esri Releases ArcGIS GeoBIM, Bringing Spatial Context to AEC Operations -Thursday 7 October 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Global construction challenges, from affordable housing availability to infrastructure stress as a result of climate change, have increased in recent years. As a result, governments and commercial organizations will need to invest trillions of dollars in the next decade in...

Vortex and Cepton Partner to Enable V2I Solutions With Smart Lidar and AI -Thursday 7 October 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Cepton Technologies (“Cepton”), an innovative provider of smart lidar solutions, and Vortex IoT (“Vortex”), a UK-based IoT solutions company, have combined their skills to turn UK buses into real-time road inspection tools, enabling a lidar-based vehicle to...

Tollywood Dives Deep Into NFTs: Moments From Films Now Available as Authentic Digital Collectibles at Tiar.io -Thursday 7 October 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- TIAR.io, the Indian NFT marketplace in partnership with Mango Mass Media and First Frame Entertainment, has announced the launch of Konda Polam Official Digital Collectibles on the 7th of October starring Rakul Preet Singh and Vaishnav Tej. This is to be followed by drops of...

MSCI Launches Climate Lab to Help Investors Measure and Manage Climate Risk Across Investment Process -Thursday 7 October 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- MSCI Inc. (NYSE: MSCI), a leading provider of investment decision support tools and services, today announced the launch of MSCI Climate Lab, a new application for enterprise-level monitoring and management of climate and financial risks for investors. Combining MSCI’s...

ExaGrid Reports Record Bookings and Revenue in Q3 2021 -Thursday 7 October 2021      

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ExaGrid®, the industry’s only Tiered Backup Storage solution, today announced that it had an all-time record bookings and revenue in the quarter ending September 30, 2021. This accomplishment was on the back of ExaGrid’s record-breaking quarters in Q1 and Q2 2021,...

BRIGHTCOVE ANNOUNCES BRIGHTCOVE MARKETING STUDIO FOR MARKETERS TO DRIVE GREATER AWARENESS AND REVENUE -Thursday 7 October 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Brightcove® Inc. (NASDAQ: BCOV) today unveiled Brightcove Marketing Studio™, a new solution that gives marketers access to easily find, use, and repurpose video assets, which are costly to create and underutilized across marketing teams. Marketing professionals have...

Thales and Google Cloud Announce Strategic Partnership to Jointly Develop a Trusted Cloud Offering in France -Thursday 7 October 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Thales and Google Cloud today announced a strategic agreement to co-develop a sovereign hyperscale cloud offering for France. Operated by a joint company with Thales as the majority shareholder, it will meet the criteria of the French ‘Trusted Cloud.’ With this new...

Hitachi ABB Power Grids consortium awarded major contract for the first ever large-scale HVDC interconnection in the... -Thursday 7 October 2021  

Hitachi ABB Power Grids today announced that it is the lead in a consortium that has been awarded a major contract worth several hundreds of millions of US dollars from the Saudi Electricity Company and the Egyptian Electricity Transmission Company. The award is for the first ever large-scale...

New OL Hub from OpenLegacy Drives Digital Transformation and Productivity for Enterprises with End-to-End “API... -Wednesday 6 October 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- OpenLegacy, which delivers monolithic mainframe system interfaces as cloud-native building blocks of innovation, today announced OL Hub, the only modernization platform that supports generation of services from all types of core assets with the speed and simplicity of cloud...

Cognite Releases First-of-its-Kind Industrial DataOps Book -Wednesday 6 October 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- In the midst of the largest industrial revolution, Cognite, a leader in industrial digitalization, announced the release of The Definitive Guide To Industrial DataOps. A first for the industry, the book defines and explains the emerging discipline of Industrial DataOps in...

Virtuozzo Acquires Jelastic Business to Offer First Full-Stack Cloud Management Solution for Service Providers -Wednesday 6 October 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Virtuozzo, a high-efficiency virtualization and hyperconverged infrastructure software leader, today announced it has acquired the technology and business of Jelastic, a multi-cloud Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) software company, following a 10-year partnership. Bringing...

Lebanon’s PM Mikati Media Office Take on "Pandora Papers" -Wednesday 6 October 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Media Office of Lebanon’s Prime Minister Najib Mikati has issued the following statement: In the context of the recently revealed “Pandora Papers”, it would be important to emphasize the fact that the origin of the wealth of Lebanon’s Prime Minister Najib...