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PTC Fuels Leadership Momentum in Industrial IoT with New Manufacturing Workforce Productivity Solution BOSTON -Sunday 10 March 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- PTC (NASDAQ: PTC) today announced the availability of a new version of its award-winning ThingWorx® Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) solution platform. ThingWorx 8.4 introduces new capabilities, including Operator Advisor, designed to increase productivity of factory...

Carestream Health to Sell Its Healthcare IT Business to Philips -Saturday 9 March 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Carestream Health has signed an agreement with Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, to sell its healthcare information systems (HCIS) business to Philips. Carestream’s HCIS business unit provides imaging IT solutions to multi-site...

Gillette® and Twitch Announce the Gillette Gaming Alliance -Friday 8 March 2019      

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Gillette (NYSE: PG), the world’s leading expert in men’s grooming, and Twitch, the leading service and community for multiplayer entertainment, today announced the “Gillette Gaming Alliance,” a team of 11 Twitch streamers from 11 countries selected to represent the...

New White Paper Calls for Clearer Marketing of Vehicle Autonomy and Driver Assistance for Safety -Friday 8 March 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- A recently published white paper developed by Frost & Sullivan calls on the auto industry to clarify and standardize marketing terminology for driver assistance and self-driving technologies. It also finds that lidar technology can “enable significant advances in driver...

CSC Alerts Companies to Increased DNS Hijacking -Friday 8 March 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- CSC joins the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency, the UK National Cyber Security Centre, and other leading security organizations—including Cisco® Talos, FireEye®, and Akamai—in alerting corporations and the public to...

Sharjah Biennial 14 Kicks off under the title: Leaving the Echo Chamber -Thursday 7 March 2019  

Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Member of the Supreme Council and Ruler of Sharjah, the 14th edition of Sharjah Biennial (SB14) commenced on Thursday at the Sharjah Art Foundation (SAF) Art Spaces in Al Mureijah. SB14, held this year...

Emirates Hospital-Jumeirah launches eight Centres of Excellence, with plans to open eleven more -Thursday 7 March 2019  

Emirates Hospital-Jumeirah, an Emirates Healthcare Company and an internationally recognised 100-bed beacon of progress in the region’s healthcare system, has announced the launch of eight specialised clinics created to diagnose and treat specific ailments that are common to the community. In...

IBC2019 Welcomes Entries for Its Prestigious Awards Programme -Thursday 7 March 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The IBC2019 Awards are now open for entries, with the aim of celebrating excellence across the industry. From the most exciting technical achievements in media, entertainment and technology to outstanding individual accomplishments and projects that have made a positive social...

Ooredoo Group Accelerates 5G Network Transformation with P.I. Works Artificial Intelligence -Thursday 7 March 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Ooredoo Group, one of the region’s leading ICT providers, announced at Mobile World Congress that it is accelerating its 5G network transformation across the Middle East, North Africa, and South East Asia with Artificial Intelligence solutions from P.I. Works. Following...

Ministry of Cabinet Affairs and the Future Concludes International Civil Aviation Leaders Program in Collaboration with... -Wednesday 6 March 2019  

The UAE Ministry of Cabinet Affairs and The Future wrapped up the first edition of the International Civil Aviation Leaders Program in collaboration with the UAE’s General Civil Aviation Authority as well as several international airlines and airports. The program aims to provide...

Project Management Institute Names Sunil Prashara as New President and Chief Executive Officer -Wednesday 6 March 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Project Management Institute (PMI) today announced that its Board of Directors has named Sunil Prashara president and chief executive officer (CEO), effective immediately. In his new role, Sunil will serve as the lead advocate for PMI’s global organization, serving more than...

World's Top Airports for Customer Experience Revealed -Wednesday 6 March 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Airports Council International (ACI) World has today revealed the winners of its world-renowned Airport Service Quality Awards which recognize those airports around the world that deliver the best customer experience. Kempegowda International Airport, Bangalore, India, has...

Sharjah Research Academy and University of Sharjah Discuss Developments of Joint Research -Wednesday 6 March 2019  

Within the activities of Sharjah Research Academy (SRA) which aim at development of scientific research system in Sharjah and highlighting the current research project outputs as well as the extent of their success in the development of the local community, SRA received a large number of...

Atkins Opens New Office in Riyadh to Support Business Growth in Saudi Arabia -Wednesday 6 March 2019  

Atkins inaugurated its new office in Riyadh to drive its expansion in Saudi Arabia, by increasing resources for existing clients and developing new opportunities for growth. Atkins is one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies. The...

Diversification Initiatives in Saudi Arabia Open Growth Opportunities in the Logistics Industry -Wednesday 6 March 2019  

Growth prospects for the Saudi Arabian logistics industry look promising over the next five years. Economic diversification, policy reforms, tax regimes, and FDI policies are shifting in favor of an open economy and encouraging private investment. The advent of technology and the nation’s...

CFA Institute Selects Prometric to Complete Digital Transition of CFA® Program Level I in 2021 -Wednesday 6 March 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Following a comprehensive procurement process, CFA Institute, the global association of investment management professionals, has selected Prometric®, the global leader in service excellence for the testing and assessment industry, as its primary vendor for the transition of...

Mary Kay Sponsors and Unveils Innovative Research at Scientific Skin Care Symposiums -Tuesday 5 March 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mary Kay Inc., a global beauty company and leader in skin care innovation, continued its ongoing support of the beauty and scientific communities by recently sponsoring the Skin of Color Society Symposium. Mary Kay further showcased its decades-long commitment to conducting...

ISACA’s State of Cybersecurity 2019 Survey: Retaining Qualified Cybersecurity Professionals Increasingly... -Tuesday 5 March 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Organizations are struggling to keep their cybersecurity workforce fully staffed as competitors increasingly pick off employees who are enticed by higher pay and bonuses, according to ISACA’s new cybersecurity workforce research. The short supply of qualified cybersecurity...

AURAK Signs MoU with EMDI -Tuesday 5 March 2019  

The American University of Ras AI Khaimah (AURAK) President Hassan Hamdan Al Alkim, and EMDI Institute of Media & Communication (EMDI) Deputy General Manager, Ms. Arundhati Sen, signed a Memorandum of Understanding in a signing ceremony to promote educational and vocational training...

Masimo Announces CE Marking of Pediatric Indication for Next Generation SedLine® Brain Function... -Tuesday 5 March 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) announced today the CE marking of Next Generation SedLine® brain function monitoring for pediatric patients (1-18 years of age). With this clearance, the benefits of Next Generation SedLine are available for all patients one year old and above in CE...