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Elixir Technologies Teams with Armor to Enhance Enterprise Cloud Security OJAI, Calif -Wednesday 24 February 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Elixir Technologies announced today that it has entered into an agreement with Armor (www.armor.com), an industry leader in active cyber defense, offering a highly secure, compliant and scalable cloud infrastructure. Armor will provide the cloud infrastructure for Tango+,...

Rimini Street Expands and Increases Investment in Japan with New Osaka Office -Wednesday 24 February 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rimini Street, Inc., the leading independent provider of enterprise software support services for SAP SE’s (NYSE:SAP) Business Suite and BusinessObjects software and Oracle Corporation’s (NYSE:ORCL) Siebel, PeopleSoft, JD Edwards, E-Business Suite, Oracle...

A.M. Best Special Report: Low Oil Prices and Political Instability Provide Testing Times for Middle East And North... -Wednesday 24 February 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Once viewed as an economic powerhouse amongst emerging markets, the Middle East region has recently succumbed to a deterioration in medium-term economic forecasts. The unrelenting low oil prices and persisting regional instability are two key challenges likely to dictate the...

UK and GSMA Partner on Mobile Technology to Fight Global Poverty -Wednesday 24 February 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Innovative mobile technology will provide life-enhancing services to millions of people in poverty as part of a new partnership between the UK government, the GSMA Foundation, and the GSMA, the organisation that represents mobile operators worldwide. The UK’s Department...

ZTE Signs Pre5G MOU With Hutchison Drei Austria -Wednesday 24 February 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ZTE Corporation (0763.HK / 000063.SZ), a major international provider of telecommunications, enterprise and consumer technology solutions for the Mobile Internet, today announced that it has signed a Pre5G memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Hutchison Drei Austria...

StraitsBridge Advisors Named Among “20 Most Promising Enterprise Performance Management Solution Providers 2016” by... -Wednesday 24 February 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- StraitsBridge Advisors, the Singapore-based CFO advisory firm, was recently recognized among ‘20 Most Promising Enterprise Performance Management Solution Providers 2016’ by CIO Review, the leading technology magazine. The annual list of companies is selected by a panel...

Sky Telecom’s growing MENA presence allows the region’s consumers to embrace the mobile digital age -Wednesday 24 February 2016  

Sky Telecom, the Dubai-based digital platform for ICT service providers and the consumer technology industry, has reached another important milestone in its MENA expansion plans following a series of new partnerships at the 2016 Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. The company, which was...

A.M. Best Removes From Under Review and Affirms Ratings of Continental Reinsurance Plc -Wednesday 24 February 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- A.M. Best has removed from under review with negative implications and affirmed the financial strength rating of B+ (Good) and the issuer credit rating of “bbb-” of Continental Reinsurance Plc (Continental Re) (Nigeria). The outlook assigned to both ratings is stable....

Industry First Made-to-Measure Bullet Resistant Furniture Launched by Osdin Shield -Wednesday 24 February 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- UK based Osdin Shield (www.osdinshield.com), manufacturer of bespoke home furnishings, announces the launch of the first made to measure ballistic protection furniture. The products will utilise a unique barrier technology, integrated into the pieces without effecting design...

Mobile Industry to Add One Billion New Unique Subscribers by 2020 -Tuesday 23 February 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Almost three-quarters of the world’s population will be connected to a mobile network by 2020, according to the latest study from GSMA Intelligence, the research arm of the GSMA. The new study indicates that an additional one billion people will become mobile subscribers over...

Global Operators, Google and the GSMA Align Behind Adoption of Rich Communications Services -Tuesday 23 February 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Global operators, including América Móvil, Bharti Airtel Ltd, Deutsche Telekom, Etisalat, Globe Telecom, KPN, Millicom, MTN, Orange, PLAY, Smart Communications, Sprint, Telenor Group, TeliaSonera, Telstra, TIM, Turkcell, VimpelCom, Vodafone, the GSMA, and Google today...

PEARL by OT® eSE is Extended to Use by Samsung on Its Galaxy A5, A7 and A9 Smartphones -Tuesday 23 February 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Oberthur Technologies (OT), a leading global provider of embedded security software products, services and solutions announced that they equip the latest Samsung Galaxy A5, A7 and A9 with OT’s embedded Secure Element (eSE), PEARL by OT®. With PEARL by OT®, OT has...

eASIC Enables Improved Real-Time Hardware Acceleration Performance for ASOCS’ Fully Virtualized RAN (vRAN) Solution -Tuesday 23 February 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- eASIC Corp. (@easic), a fabless semiconductor company that delivers a custom integrated circuit (IC) platform (eASIC Platform), and ASOCS Ltd., a solution provider of virtual Base Stations (vBS) today announced that the eASIC Nextreme-3 platform was used by ASOCS to deliver...

OT Will Present Its FY 2015 Financial Results to Investors on February 25th 2016 -Tuesday 23 February 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Oberthur Technologies (OT), a leading global provider of embedded security software products, services and solutions, today announced that it will present its full year financial results to investors on Thursday February 25th, 2016. Didier Lamouche (CEO) and Anne-France...

Communication Security Group Joins the AppConfig Community to Help Customers Simplify Cellcrypt and Seecrypt Deployment... -Tuesday 23 February 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mobile World Congress– Communication Security Group (CSG) the leader in secure, real-time messaging and encrypted voice/conference calls today announced it joined the AppConfig Community. With AppConfig Community best practices implemented, customers can more simply deploy...

Russell Reynolds Associates Launches The Center for Leadership Insight to Address the Most Vexing Boardroom Challenges -Tuesday 23 February 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Russell Reynolds Associates, a leading executive search firm, today announced the launch of The Center for Leadership Insight, which has been created to examine and address critical leadership issues facing boards and the C-suite today. The Center is the culmination of decades...

Saif bin Zayed Attends the Second Disabled Sports Festival -Tuesday 23 February 2016  

Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, attended the 2016 Second Disabled Sports Festival at Zayed Sports City on Tuesday evening. HH Sheikh Saif reviewed an exhibition of creative work made by a group of disabled people which was held...

Inter-Arab Nuclear Detection and Response Exercise Kicks off in Abu Dhabi -Tuesday 23 February 2016  

The Inter-Arab Nuclear Detection and Response Exercise commenced today, Tuesday in the capital Abu Dhabi under the title “The Falcon Exercise”. The exercise, held for the first time in the United Arab Emirates, is organized in cooperation with the European Union and the United...

GSMA and Mobile Operators Launch Initiative to Extend Mobile Money and Mobile Internet to Women Globally -Tuesday 23 February 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The GSMA today announced the launch of the Connected Women Commitment Initiative, aimed at reducing the mobile gender gap. Initial commitments by GSMA operator members, with over 75 million mobile internet and mobile money customers, will aim to connect millions more women in...

OPPLE Lighting Enters Lux Review’s Global Hotlist of Lighting Companies 2015 -Tuesday 23 February 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Lux Review, an independent media covering energy-efficient lighting, recently unveiled Lux Review’s Global Hotlist of Lighting Companies 2015. As one of the biggest lighting companies in China, OPPLE Lighting entered the hotlist for its remarkable achievements in the...