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ExaGrid and Zerto Announce Integrated Solution for Real-Time Backup and Recovery MARLBOROUGH, Mass. -Friday 19 April 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ExaGrid®, a leading provider of intelligent hyperconverged storage for backup, today announced the availability of an integrated disaster recovery, long-term retention backup storage, and data backup solution with Zerto, an industry leader for IT resilience. It is key to a...

Equipped with Velodyne Lidar Sensors, Techmake’s Eagle X Swoops into Aerial-Mapping Market -Friday 19 April 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Velodyne Lidar, Inc. today announced that Techmake Solutions, S.A., an IT consulting and technology development company headquartered in Monterrey, Mexico, is including Velodyne lidar sensors in its Eagle X mapping and surveying system. Velodyne’s lightweight lidar sensor...

Book Launch: Governance in the Digital Age Provides A New Framework for Board Directors -Thursday 18 April 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- It’s never been harder to be a board director than today. The rapid rate of change, the speed of information and digital disruption have sent corporate risk soaring to an all-time high, yet many boards are still governing according to practices that haven’t materially...

KCI Files Registration Statement for Proposed Initial Public Offering -Thursday 18 April 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Acelity announced today that its affiliate, KCI Holdings, Inc. (“KCI”), filed a registration statement on Form S-1 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”), relating to a proposed initial public offering of KCI’s common stock. Prior to the...

Farmers Edge Adds In-Cab Intelligence to Precision Digital Platform -Thursday 18 April 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Farmers Edge™ today released an app-based in-field intelligence tool that provides a seamless digital experience from the office to the cab. Digitally linking growers, dealers, retailers, trusted advisors, and other key stakeholders, the In-Cab Tool provides full visibility...

Greene Tweed’s FPH Seal™ - First Aerospace Seal to Pass Fireproof Testing -Thursday 18 April 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Greene Tweed’s FPH Seal™ meets fireproof testing requirements while providing static sealing capabilities in fire- and flame-resistant equipment, such as thrust reverser actuator systems (TRAS), fuel systems, and thrust vectoring and nozzle systems. The FPH Seal™...

The Brightline Initiative and HBR-AS Global Survey Report Highlights How Culture Beats Structure -Thursday 18 April 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Research conducted by Harvard Business Review Analytic Services, in association with Brightline™ Initiative explores how organizations can change their way of working to improve strategy execution. The report titled “Testing Organizational Boundaries to Improve Strategy...

Racketeering Lawsuit Filed by Boies Schiller Flexner LLP Alleges Czech Oligarch Defrauds US Hedge Fund and Former... -Thursday 18 April 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- New York hedge fund, Kingstown Capital Management L.P, and other plaintiffs filed a lawsuit on 10 April 2019 in the Southern District of New York against Radovan Vitek, a Czech real estate mogul with business interests throughout Europe, whose fortune Forbes magazine estimates...

AGCO Production Manager Jane Song Recognized with STEP Ahead Award for Excellence in Manufacturing -Thursday 18 April 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AGCO Corporation (NYSE: AGCO), a worldwide manufacturer and distributor of agriculture equipment and solutions, announces that Jane Song, manager, production for AGCO Power in Changzhou was honored with a 2019 STEP (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Production) Ahead Awards...

Acelity L.P. Inc. Announces New Senior Leadership Appointments -Thursday 18 April 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Acelity today announced Gaurav Agarwal, Chief Commercial Officer, has been promoted to the position of President and Chief Operating Officer. Additionally, Rohit Kashyap, President of the Americas, has been promoted to the position of President, Global Commercial, responsible...

Huawei Launch Track AI to Help Detect Early Signs of Visual Impairment in Children across the World -Wednesday 17 April 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Huawei has deployed its AI expertise with leading medical research bodies to help safeguard children's eyesight. Huawei is working with IIS Aragon and DIVE Medical to co-create Track AI, an AI-powered assessment designed to detect and diagnose early signs of visual impairment...

New Study Investigates Cerebral Oxygenation Normative Values Using Masimo O3® Regional Oximetry -Wednesday 17 April 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) announced today the findings of a study, recently published in Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, in which researchers at Austin Hospital in Melbourne, Australia sought to measure cerebral oxygenation in a large cohort of healthy volunteers, using Masimo...

MSCI Schedules Investor Conference Call to Review First Quarter 2019 Results -Wednesday 17 April 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- MSCI Inc. (NYSE: MSCI), a leading provider of critical decision support tools and services for the global investment community, announced today it will release its results for first quarter 2019 on Thursday, May 2, 2019. MSCI's senior management will review the first...

New GSMA Study: Mobile Powering Economic Growth and Job Creation Across West Africa -Wednesday 17 April 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- West Africa’s mobile ecosystem generated more than $50 billion in economic value last year – equivalent to 8.7 per cent of the region’s GDP1, according to a new GSMA study. The 2019 West Africa edition of the GSMA’s Mobile Economy report series is published at the...

SpeeDx and Cepheid Announce Test Partnership -Wednesday 17 April 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SpeeDx Pty, Ltd. announced an agreement with Cepheid to manufacture their market-leading ResistancePlus® tests for use on the GeneXpert System. The first test in Cepheid’s FleXible Cartridge programme, planned for launch early 2019, is ResistancePlus® MG, detecting the...

Financial year 2018: Boehringer Ingelheim grows and invests -Wednesday 17 April 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The research-driven pharmaceutical company Boehringer Ingelheim ended 2018 with net sales of 17.5 billion euros. Adjusted for currency effects, as well as one-off effects due to the asset swap with Sanofi in 2017, net sales grew by 4 per cent. At 3.2 billion euros (+2.8%), R&D...

ABB: Resilient Growth -Wednesday 17 April 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- FIRST QUARTER HIGHLIGHTS Total orders +3%1, order backlog +6% Base orders +6%, higher in all divisions and regions Revenues +4%, book-to-bill2 1.11x Operational EBITA margin2 11.2%, impacted 100 basis points by GEIS dilution and a further 100 basis points by...

Bank of America Reports First-Quarter 2019 Financial Results -Wednesday 17 April 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bank of America reported its first-quarter 2019 financial results today. The news release, supplemental filing and investor presentation can be accessed in the following ways: This press release features multimedia. View the full release here:...

ABB Names Peter Voser as Interim CEO; Ulrich Spiesshofer Steps Down -Wednesday 17 April 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Board of Directors of ABB and its CEO Ulrich Spiesshofer (55) have mutually agreed for him to step down from his role, which he has held since 2013. The Chairman of the Board, Peter Voser (61), will become interim CEO in addition to his current role with immediate effect....

Gulf Insurance Group – Kuwait Selects Beyontec Suite to Drive Digital Operations -Wednesday 17 April 2019  

Beyontec, a global insurance information and technology solutions provider with significant business presence in Kuwait and Middle East Region today announced that it has been selected by Gulf Insurance Group Kuwait (gig-Kuwait) to implement the Beyontec Suite, its core solution, across General,...