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Mavenir and Airtel Demonstrate O-RAN RIC (RAN Intelligent Controller) at Global O-RAN ALLIANCE Plugfest hosted by Airtel... NEW DELHI -Thursday 26 November 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bharti Airtel (“Airtel”), India’s largest integrated telco, together with Mavenir, demonstrated O-RAN Intelligent Controller (RIC), at the recent Global O-RAN ALLIANCE Plugfest it hosted. The Global Plugfest, which was a first for the India region participation,...

ViacomCBS to Sell Simon & Schuster to Penguin Random House for $2.175 Billion -Thursday 26 November 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ViacomCBS Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAC, VIACA) today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell the publishing business Simon & Schuster (“Simon & Schuster”) to Penguin Random House LLC (“Penguin Random House”), a wholly owned subsidiary of Bertelsmann SE & Co....

Gulf Brokers: Markets cheer a Biden victory -Thursday 26 November 2020

Stocks and oil prices cheered the confirmation of Joe Biden’s victory, which means a more generous stimulus package to be deployed as soon as possible. The recent rally also supported by more upbeat news on the coronavirus vaccine. Meanwhile, Donald Trump rejected the outcome of the U.S....

Last and Final Victory for Sisvel Before the German Federal Supreme Court (BGH) In the Sisvel vs Haier Cases -Thursday 26 November 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Yesterday the German Federal Supreme Court heard the oral arguments in another patent infringement case between Sisvel and Haier regarding Sisvel’s request for injunctive relief for infringement of cellular standard essential patents (SEPs) it owns. The decision rendered...

WTA and Stats Perform Serve up Breakthrough Tennis AI and Data Partnership, in Landmark Deal for Women’s Sports -Thursday 26 November 2020

Official WTA umpire chair data and new ultrafast shot statistics to combine for unprecedented levels of fan engagement and betting experiences Enhanced AI-driven data for more matches and players, made even more accessible to fans Six-year agreement will focus on...

Vifor Pharma supports Iron Deficiency Day 2020 to highlight global impact on health and gender inequality -Thursday 26 November 2020

In its sixth year, a growing international coalition underlines significant harm to health caused by iron deficiency Impact on women moves up political agenda at REYKJAVÍK GLOBAL FORUM - WOMEN LEADERS 2020 This year the focus is on raising awareness of symptoms, importance of diagnosis...

MEDIROM Healthcare Technologies Inc. Announces Filing of Registration Statement for Proposed Initial Public Offering on... -Wednesday 25 November 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- MEDIROM Healthcare Technologies Inc. (“MEDIROM”), the healthcare company which runs branded relaxation salons in Japan, today announced it has publicly filed a registration statement on Form F-1 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) relating to a...

Exclusive Networks Acquires Nuaware to Accelerate Cloud and DevOps Opportunities for Channel and Vendor Partners -Wednesday 25 November 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Exclusive Networks today announced the acquisition of Nuaware, a hyper growth, born-in-the-cloud distributor at the bleeding edge of cloud, DevSecOps and containerisation. The move adds immediate global scale and services capability to the Nuaware proposition and portfolio,...

Zayed Sustainability Prize Partners with BNP Paribas on the 20by2020 Initiative -Wednesday 25 November 2020  

The UAE-driven humanitarian initiative, 20by2020, has entered into a strategic partnership with BNP Paribas, a leading European bank with presence in 71 markets worldwide, making it the first international private company to support the global initiative. BNP Paribas has been operating in the...

Entersekt and Cellulant Partner to Deliver Safer Mobile Banking Solutions -Wednesday 25 November 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Entersekt, a leader in device identity and omnichannel authentication, has announced a partnership with Cellulant, Africa’s leading financial technology company. The partnership will further enhance Cellulant’s cybersecurity by proactively securing its digital banking...

The Open Group and International Telecommunication Union Collaborate to Develop Digital Government Strategies -Tuesday 24 November 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, The Open Group, the vendor-neutral technology consortium, and the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), the United Nations agency for information and communication technologies (ICTs), announced a collaboration to accelerate public service innovation and...

MATRIXX Software Teams Up with Hewlett Packard Enterprise to Deliver Real-time 'Monetization-as-a-Service' to... -Tuesday 24 November 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- MATRIXX Software, the global leader in 5G monetization solutions, has collaborated with Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) to bring MATRIXX Digital Commerce to Communications Service Providers (CSPs) via HPE GreenLake, an elastic-as-a-service platform that can run on-premises, at...

Von Gahlen Building Major Component of SHINE’s One-of-a-Kind Isotope Plant -Tuesday 24 November 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SHINE Medical Technologies LLC and Von Gahlen International Inc. today announced that Von Gahlen will build and install the “supercell,” a bank of 10 hot cells, for SHINE’s U.S. medical isotope production facility in Janesville, Wis. The supercell will house the key...

GrAI Matter Labs Raises $14M to Bring Fastest AI per Watt to Every Device on the Edge -Tuesday 24 November 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- GrAI Matter Labs, a pioneer of brain inspired ultra-low latency computing, today announced its latest financing round of $14 million. The round was led by iBionext, joined by all existing investors and newly welcomed Bpifrance through the Future Investment Program and Celeste...

BentallGreenOak’s Global Real Estate Investment Platform Receives Top Accolades in the 2020 Global Real Estate... -Tuesday 24 November 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- BentallGreenOak (BGO) announced today that its global real estate investment platform has again achieved top global rankings in the annual Global Real Estate Sustainability Benchmark (GRESB). The 2020 rankings mark the 10th straight year of outstanding leadership in ESG...

Hisense Sued for Infringement of AVC Essential Patents -Tuesday 24 November 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- MPEG LA announced today that patent owners in MPEG LA’s AVC Patent Portfolio License have filed patent enforcement actions in the Landgericht Düsseldorf, Germany against Hisense Germany GmbH ("Hisense") for infringing patents essential to the AVC/H.264 (MPEG-4 Part 10)...

Patient Safety Movement Foundation Launches New Commitment Model Supporting Mission to Achieve Zero Preventable Patient... -Tuesday 24 November 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Every year, more than 4.8 million patients lose their lives to preventable medical errors worldwide. The Patient Safety Movement Foundation (PSMF), a global non-profit, is committed to achieving zero preventable patient deaths by 2030 and has launched a revised commitment...

Western Union Bolsters its Global Digital Cross-Border Payments Leadership -Monday 23 November 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Western Union (NYSE: WU), a global leader in cross-border, cross-currency money movement and payments, announced it has expanded real-time digital payout capabilities into 100 countries reaching billions of bank accounts.i For decades, Western Union already paid out in minutes...

Etisalat Takes Major Leap Toward an Autonomous Network with Blue Planet -Monday 23 November 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Etisalat, one of the leading telecommunications operators in emerging markets recognized by Ookla® Speedtest® as the world’s fastest mobile network provider, has deployed the first end-to-end multi-vendor DWDM Transport network orchestration in the Europe, Middle East and...

Moody’s Analytics Wins Climate Risk Award at Chartis RiskTech100® -Monday 23 November 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Moody’s Analytics has won the Climate Risk category in the 2021 Chartis RiskTech100®, the first year this category has appeared. It’s one of 10 awards for Moody’s Analytics to go along with the #2 overall ranking. The Moody’s Analytics offering helps customers...