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Shell, C3 AI, Baker Hughes, and Microsoft Launch the Open AI Energy Initiative, an Ecosystem of AI Solutions to Help... THE HAGUE, Netherlands, REDWOOD CITY, Calif., HOUSTON & REDMOND, Wash. -Tuesday 2 February 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Shell (NYSE:RDS), C3 AI (NYSE:AI), Baker Hughes (NYSE:BKR), and Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) today announced the launch of the Open AI Energy Initiative™ (OAI), a first-of-its-kind open ecosystem of artificial intelligence (AI)-based solutions for the energy and process...

Dexcom and Nick Jonas Unveil First-Ever Super Bowl Commercial, Calling for Better Care for People With Diabetes -Tuesday 2 February 2021  

Partnership brings important diabetes conversation to one of the world’s biggest stages Ad raises awareness of Dexcom continuous glucose monitoring as newer, better technology replacing painful fingerpricks In the face of a socially distanced Super Bowl Sunday, Dexcom is...

C3.ai Digital Transformation Institute Announces Call for Papers to Advance AI for Energy and Climate Security -Tuesday 2 February 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The C3.ai Digital Transformation Institute invites scholars, software developers, and researchers to address the challenge of re-envisioning energy systems with artificial intelligence (AI) and digital transformation to lead the way to a lower-carbon, higher-efficiency...

From Domestic Hedonism to Mindful Moderation, the Bacardi Survey Reveals Spirits Trends Sparked by Cultural Shifts Last... -Tuesday 2 February 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bacardi Limited, the world's largest privately-held spirits company, has its eye on the future. It just released the Bacardi Cocktail Trends Report, the company's second annual edition, revealing how recent cultural shifts have reshaped the beverage industry. Created in...

E-commerce and The Future of Effectiveness in KSA and UAE -Tuesday 2 February 2021  

Using proprietary research of consumers in KSA and UAE, WARC (Global authority on advertising best practice and proven approaches to maximize advertising effectiveness) has partnered with Choueiri Group’s Data team to present this comprehensive study focused on e-commerce’s immense potential...

Neustar highlights rise in ransom-related DDoS attacks and greater use of existing attack vectors -Tuesday 2 February 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Neustar, Inc., a global information services and technology company and leader in identity resolution, has today published its report entitled ‘Cyber Threats and Trends: Pandemic Style’, detailing the security risks faced by companies as the COVID-19 pandemic accelerated...

Jackson Memorial, Among World’s Largest Hospitals, Deploys Everbridge Software to Streamline COVID-19 Vaccine... -Tuesday 2 February 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Everbridge, Inc. (NASDAQ: EVBG), the global leader in critical event management (CEM), today announced that a growing number of organizations across industry verticals, including healthcare and government, selected Everbridge to support COVID-19 vaccine distribution with risk...

National Poultry Company’s App Offers Shoppers an Additional and Elevated Experience -Tuesday 2 February 2021  

In line with the digital transformation that many economic sectors are witnessing, and in response to the unique needs of its clients, the National Poultry Company (NPC), a subsidiary of Del Monte International, is highlighting its app as one of the sales outlets for purchasing its products. The...

The Remittance Effect: Global Citizens Emerge as Economic First Responders of the Developing World -Monday 1 February 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Person-to-person ("P2P") international transfers, or remittances, sent by global citizens to their homelands represent the largest foreign economic support structure for developing economies. According to a new report by Oxford Economics, commissioned by Western Union (NYSE:...

Acronis empowers resellers and service providers with new cloud-focused #CyberFit Partner Program -Monday 1 February 2021  

Acronis, a global leader in cyber protection, today unveiled the details of the new Acronis #CyberFit Partner Program. This update to the company’s existing program places increased emphasis on supporting partner development, particularly for cloud-based services, while rewarding service...

Himalaya unveils ‘Face of Change’ campaign to encourage young women and endorse change -Monday 1 February 2021  

Known as the herbal expert in the beauty industry, Himalaya, unveils a regional campaign that seeks to inspire young women to fearlessly chase their dreams and passions. Dubbed Face of Change, the campaign reiterates the brand’s core message that having beautiful healthy skin gives a person...

SNC-Lavalin positions for Engineering Services growth in Asia Pacific and Middle East -Monday 1 February 2021  

SNC-Lavalin Group is pleased to announce the appointment of Steve Morriss, a seasoned engineering services executive, as the new President for Asia Pacific and Middle East, important and high potential growth areas for the Company. This is yet another important milestone in continuing to...

French Ministry of the Interior Selects IDEMIA and Sopra Steria to Develop a New Standard Border Control System -Saturday 30 January 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- CCAF is an ambitious project seeking to install a high-performance standard system so that all border control activities can be properly coordinated and harmonized. It will be rolled out in France during 2021. While assuring border controls’ underlying need for security...

83% of Oracle Database Licensees Cite Vendor Support Costs as Excessive or Too Much; Burdensome Updates and Poor... -Saturday 30 January 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMNI), a global provider of business software products and services, the leading third-party support provider for Oracle and SAP software products and a Salesforce partner, today disclosed findings from its survey of Oracle Database licensees...

Palantir Technologies and Rio Tinto Sign Multi-Year Enterprise Partnership -Friday 29 January 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Palantir Technologies Inc. (NYSE:PLTR) announced today it has signed a multi-year enterprise agreement for its Foundry Platform with Rio Tinto (ASX:RIO), one of the world’s leading mining and metals corporations. Palantir’s software will integrate raw data from a...

Biggest trends in sustainable construction for 2021 - Safdar Badami, Managing Director, Al Muqarram Group -Thursday 28 January 2021  

The Covid-19 outbreak put many sectors at a standstill, with building and construction recording a moderate growth since the pandemic struck. However, the Middle East and Africa, in general, have done well in controlling the pandemic. Though it has led to an economic slowdown, there is a...

Velodyne Lidar Signs Multi-Year Sales Agreement with Emesent -Wednesday 27 January 2021      

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Velodyne Lidar, Inc. (Nasdaq: VLDR, VLDRW) today announced a multi-year sales agreement to provide Puck LITE™ sensors to Emesent, a world-leader in drone autonomy, lidar mapping and data analytics. Emesent is using Velodyne’s lidar sensors to power its award-winning...

OPEC Fund Supports Post-COVID-19 African Infrastructure With $50m Loan to Africa Finance Corporation -Wednesday 27 January 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The OPEC Fund for International Development (the OPEC Fund) and Africa Finance Corporation (AFC) have signed a $50 million loan agreement to help finance and build infrastructure needed for Africa’s post-COVID recovery. This represents the first direct financing co-operation...

ISACA Releases New Report on Privacy Trends, Obstacles and Predictions Ahead of Data Privacy Day -Wednesday 27 January 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- As Data Privacy Day approaches this week, ISACA has released a new survey report, Privacy in Practice 2021: Data Privacy Trends, Forecasts and Challenges, exploring past and future trends in privacy by design, privacy obstacles and privacy workforce. Privacy by...

Moody’s Analytics CECL Solutions Complete 2020 SOC 1® Examinations -Wednesday 27 January 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Moody’s Analytics today announced that the ImpairmentStudio™, RiskCalc™, and CMM™ platforms have completed System and Organization Controls (SOC 1) Type 2 examinations under the attestation standards established by the American Institute of Certified Public...