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SES to Deliver Premium Broadcast-Grade Cloud Service for Media Delivery on Microsoft Azure LUXEMBOURG -Monday 9 September 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- SES announced today it is developing a broadcast-grade managed cloud service offering on Microsoft Azure as a result of an expanded collaboration with Microsoft. Benefitting from Azure’s extensive cloud and AI capabilities, and its own expertise in providing managed services...

fischer Opens its First Customer Experience Center in the Middle East -Monday 9 September 2019      

In yet another exciting episode, fischer MEA launched their very first fischer Center in the region at Street 8, Mussafah Industrial (M-6) Abu Dhabi, UAE - P. O. Box 261738 landmark – near Al Ahalia Exchange, which officially opened on 4th September 2019. The showroom was inaugurated by Mr....

SES to Deliver Cloud-enabled Solutions -Monday 9 September 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- SES today announced plans to deliver new Microsoft Azure-based media services for broadcasters, and connect enterprise and government sites in remote, rural and underserved locations to Azure. These solutions are part of SES’s strategy to transform satellite and ground...

SES Extends Global Reach of Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute with Multi-orbit Satellite Systems -Monday 9 September 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES today announced it will provide dedicated, private network connectivity from any vessel, airplane, enterprise, energy or government site in the world to Microsoft Azure via its unique multi-orbit satellite systems. As a partner of Azure ExpressRoute, SES will provide...

Guinness World Records Has Verified Dr. Sulaiman Al Habib Medical Group as Having The Largest Tele ICU Command Center... -Monday 9 September 2019  

The Guinness World Records has recognized and verified Dr. Sulaiman Al Habib Medical Group (HMG) as having the largest Tele ICU Command Center consisting of 796 beds which is considered a world record for the biggest Tele ICU Command Center Unit globally. This Tele ICU Command Center unit is...

Nikon is developing the D6 DSLR camera and the AF-S NIKKOR 120-300mm f/2.8E FL ED SR VR telephoto zoom lens -Sunday 8 September 2019  

Nikon Middle East FZE is pleased to announce that it is developing the Nikon D6 professional digital SLR camera and the AF-S NIKKOR 120-300mm f/2.8E FL ED SR VR telephoto zoom lens compatible with the Nikon FX-format. Nikon released the D1 digital SLR camera in 1999, making 2019 the 20th...

Allied Investment Partners Is Set to Invest More Than AED 5 Billion Over the Next Four Years -Sunday 8 September 2019  

Allied Investment Partners PJSC (“AIP”), a leading wealth and asset management firm based in the United Arab Emirates, is planning to expand its existing service offering over the next four years and invest over AED 5 Billion under different investment themes. AIP currently offers various...

Sharjah Archaeology Authority Highlights Achievements of the Emirate in Protecting and Managing Archaeological Findings ... -Sunday 8 September 2019  

In celebration of Sharjah being named the “World Book Capital City for the year 2019,” the Sharjah Archeology Authority (SAA) on Wednesday morning held an introductory meeting to showcase the efforts of the Emirate of Sharjah in the protection and management of archaeological findings....

AURAK Gains ABET Accreditation for Three Degree Programs. -Sunday 8 September 2019  

The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) bachelors of science degree programs in Electrical Engineering, Petroleum Engineering, and Chemical Engineering have been accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commissions (EAC) of ABET, the global accreditor of college and university...

ExxonMobil and Porsche Expand Motorsports Technology Partnership Into Formula E -Saturday 7 September 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ExxonMobil is expanding its global business and technical partnership with Porsche by teaming with the luxury German automaker on its Formula E series car for the 2019 / 2020 season. The new partnership represents ExxonMobil’s first entry into electric motorsports....

teamLab Planets, a Museum Where You Move Through Water in Toyosu, Tokyo, Is Currently a Space for Autumn. The Carp... -Friday 6 September 2019      

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Art collective teamLab’s “museum where you move through water” in Toyosu, Tokyo, teamLab Planets TOKYO DMM.com (hereafter, teamLab Planets) will change into an autumnal space for a limited time, starting on September 1. Experience an artwork space where autumn leaves and...

Bollywood Star Sunny Leone Inaugurates Al Adil’s 42nd Outlet Launch at Abu Dhabi -Friday 6 September 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Al Adil Trading Co LLC, U.A.E.’s well known Indian foodstuff brand, expanded its presence in the region by opening its 42nd outlet next to McDonalds, opposite Ministry of Finance, AL Falah Street / Passport Road in Abu Dhabi recently. The outlet was inaugurated by Bollywood...

P&G, National Geographic and Global Citizen Launch Groundbreaking Series, ACTIVATE: THE GLOBAL CITIZEN MOVEMENT To... -Friday 6 September 2019      

Six-Part Docuseries Draws Attention to Critical World Issues With Activists Including Hugh Jackman, Pharrell Williams, Common, Usher, Rachel Brosnahan, Gayle King, Bonang Matheba, Darren Criss, Uzo Aduba, Becky G and Priyanka Chopra Jonas Series Premieres in the U.S. September 5 at 10/9c on...

City of Tampere: First Downtown Arena in Finland Got Its Ground-breaking Ceremony - Arena Designed by Daniel Libeskind -Friday 6 September 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The City of Tampere’s newest district is being constructed over the railway tracks in Tampere city centre. The main landmark for the Tampere Deck district, the Tampere Deck Arena will be Finland’s biggest sports and event venue. The foundations for the building were laid on...

A Boost for Mobile AR Takes the Honours at IBC Conference -Friday 6 September 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The IBC2019 Best Technical Paper award will be presented to Sebastian Schwarz and Mika Pesonen of Nokia Technologies and Jani Nurminen, co-founder of Innogiant. Their paper, Real-time decoding and AR playback of the emerging MPEG video-based point cloud compression standard, is...

HYCOPTER Drones to Begin Safety Inspection of Hydropower Dams in Brazil -Thursday 5 September 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- H3 Dynamics has partnered with Curitiba-based EPH Engineering in Brazil, a firm that specializes in hydropower design, dam inspections and safety plans, to launch a turnkey dam inspection solution that combines AI-enabled damage assessment and HYCOPTER fuel cell drones capable...

After Successful Technical Feasibility the Swiss Company SAV-IOL is Now Seeking Investors for Smart Active Intraocular... -Thursday 5 September 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- SAV-IOL (Swiss Advanced Vision) is moving forward with the development of the R-TASC Project, the first electronic intraocular lens (IOL) with real-time autofocus, aimed to fully restore the vision post cataract surgery. R-TASC is set to push the boundaries of the Ophthalmic...

The Estée Lauder Companies Appoints Deirdre Stanley Executive Vice President and General Counsel -Thursday 5 September 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. (NYSE: EL) announced today that Deirdre Stanley has been appointed Executive Vice President and General Counsel, effective October 28, 2019. Ms. Stanley will jointly report to William P. Lauder, Executive Chairman, and Fabrizio Freda, President...

Milrem Robotics’ THeMIS UGV passes air transportability tests -Wednesday 4 September 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The THeMIS unmanned ground vehicle (UGV) by Milrem Robotics, the leading European UGV manufacturer and developer of robotic warfare solutions, passes air transportability tests that adds one more option for it to be deployed to operation areas. “The most common question...

MovieLabs, Netflix, Britbox, Sony, Facebook and VICE join compelling IBC2019 speaker line-up -Wednesday 4 September 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- IBC2019 is excited to announce a raft of new speakers and additional thought-provoking conference sessions adding to the world-class line-up that has already been announced. With less than a month to go until the industry’s most influential media, entertainment and...