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Dubai Real-Estate Turnaround? As Manrre Fund Defies Gravity, Results Show Signs For Optimism Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Monday 7 October 2019  

The Manrre Real-Estate Fund, managed by Dalma Capital, has published results after closing its first year since inception with strong yield and capital appreciation on its 215 million AED portfolio – a stark contrast to market sentiment and the performance Dubai’s other real-estate funds....

SolarWinds to Showcase Enhanced Orion Platform at GITEX Technology Week 2019 -Monday 7 October 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SolarWinds (NYSE:SWI), a leading provider of powerful and affordable IT management software, today announced its participation at GITEX Technology Week, October 6 – 10, 2019, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The company, who holds the May 2019 Gartner® Peer...

Atkins celebrates its 10-year anniversary in Saudi Arabia -Monday 7 October 2019  

This week, Atkins celebrated its 10-year anniversary in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. An official ceremony was held at the British embassy in Riyadh to mark this occasion, with the attendance of Her Majesty’s Ambassador to Saudi Arabia, Mr. Simon Collis; Philip Hoare, President of Atkins, in...

The Cyberthreat Handbook: Thales and Verint Release Their "Who's Who" of Cyberattackers -Monday 7 October 2019  

In our hyperconnected world, threat intelligence is crucial to our ability to better detect and prevent cyberattacks. This is the purpose of The Cyberthreat Handbook produced by Thales and Verint to provide insights into the most significant groups of cyberattackers through detailed rating...

Project Management Institute Announces 2020 Board of Directors -Monday 7 October 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Project Management Institute (PMI), the world’s leading association for the project, program and portfolio management profession, today announced its 2020 Board of Directors. PMI’s membership elects the governing body to serve three-year terms. Four directors elected by...

Tech Mahindra and Department of Urban Planning & Municipalities (DPM), Abu Dhabi, Launch Blockchain Solution for... -Sunday 6 October 2019  

Tech Mahindra Ltd. a leading provider of digital transformation, consulting and business reengineering services and solutions, has announced today a partnership with the Department of Urban Planning and Municipalities (DPM), a leading UAE Government entity to launch a Blockchain solution for...

Velodyne Lidar Executive Addresses How to Make Driverless Vehicles Safe, Ready and Familiar on the Road -Sunday 6 October 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Dr. Mircea Gradu, Sr. Vice President Quality and Validation at Velodyne Lidar, Inc., will be featured on two panels at the upcoming GITEX Technology Week in Dubai on October 7 and 8. Gradu, a distinguished engineer, is an officer and the 2018 President of SAE...

Avaya expands platform choice for its market-leading Contact Center solutions with Microsoft Cloud -Sunday 6 October 2019

GITEX Technology Week – Avaya, a global leader in solutions to enhance and simplify communications and collaboration, and Microsoft today used GITEX Technology Week 2019 to announce that they will join forces to bring contact centre services to the cloud. Avaya IX-CC, a next generation...

Mavenir Survey Reveals 100% of Mobile Operators Plan to Implement OpenRAN -Saturday 5 October 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mavenir, the industry’s only end-to-end cloud-native Network Software Provider and a leader in accelerating software network transformation for communications service providers (CSPs), revealed results of a recent Mobile Operator survey on OpenRAN. The survey, conducted by...

Aspect Software Announces Cloud Contact Center v19 -Saturday 5 October 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today Aspect Software announced the release of version 19 of its industry-leading Cloud Contact Center as a Service system. Built on its next-generation Aspect Via® platform, this release includes customer-driven capabilities and enhancements for both Contact Center and...

Rimini Street Named a Supplier for UK G-Cloud 11 Framework for Oracle and SAP Applications -Friday 4 October 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMNI), a global provider of enterprise software products and services, the leading third-party support provider for Oracle and SAP software products and a Salesforce partner, today announced it has become a supplier for G-Cloud 11, the UK...

Mavenir Demonstrates 5G O-RAN Interface at Center of Innovation in Stockholm -Friday 4 October 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mavenir, the industry’s only end-to-end cloud-native Network Software Provider and a leader in accelerating software network transformation for communications service providers (CSPs), has successfully demonstrated the transmission of data traffic over O-RAN interface in a 5G...

GSMA Reveals First Details For MWC Barcelona 2020 -Friday 4 October 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The GSMA today announced the first details of MWC Barcelona 2020, including keynote speakers, prominent participating companies, programmes and events. MWC Barcelona will take place 24-27 February 2020, with events also staged at Fira Gran Via, Fira Montjuïc and La Farga...

Andersen Tax & Legal Adds Location in Poland -Friday 4 October 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Global announced today that Andersen Tax & Legal in Poland is expanding with a new office in Torun to serve clients in northern-central Poland. Torun is one of four locations in Poland in which Andersen Global has a presence through its member and collaborating...

Mavenir Opens New Center of Innovation in Stockholm -Friday 4 October 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mavenir, the industry’s only end-to-end cloud-native Network Software Provider and a leader in accelerating software network transformation for communications service providers (CSPs), has opened another Center of Innovation, now in Stockholm. The Center will focus on...

GSMA Announces New Speakers for Mobile 360 – Eurasia 2019 -Friday 4 October 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The GSMA today announced a number of new high-profile speakers for its Mobile 360 – Eurasia 2019 conference taking place at the Lotte Hotel, Moscow on the 8-9 October 2019. The industry event features a stellar line-up of senior leaders from across the mobile ecosystem who...

IDEMIA enters patent license agreement for on-card enrollment solutions with IDEX in order to expand its leadership in... -Friday 4 October 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- IDEMIA, the global leader in Augmented Identity announces that IDEMIA and IDEX Biometrics ASA, the leading provider of advanced fingerprint identification and authentication solutions have entered a worldwide license agreement for use of IDEX’s biometric enrollment...

NEC Face Recognition Technology Ranks First in NIST Accuracy Testing -Friday 4 October 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- NEC Corporation (NEC; TOKYO: 6701), a leader in the integration of IT and network technologies, today announced that its face recognition technology achieved the highest matching accuracy in the Face Recognition Vendor Test (FRVT) 2018 (*1) performed by the U.S. National...

HireRight Strengthens Global Offering with Two Key Acquisitions in Japan and Australia -Friday 4 October 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- HireRight, a leading provider of global employment background checks, drug testing, education verification and electronic Form I-9 and E-Verify solutions, is pleased to announce the acquisitions of J-Screen and PeopleCheck, leading background screening providers based in Tokyo,...

Murray Energy Corporation Enters Into Forbearance Agreements with its Lenders -Friday 4 October 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Murray Energy Corporation (“Murray Energy” or “the Company”) announced today that it has entered into forbearance agreements with lenders holding in excess of 50% of outstanding loans under its Superpriority Credit and Guaranty Agreement and with lenders holding in...