MAVA Wraps up Standing-Room Only Capital Connection “09

More than 800 attended this year’s event held May 26 and 27 at Washington’s Mandarin Oriental Hotel. Attendees heard from some of the nation’s leading experts in business and government as well as presentations from 45 emerging and established companies. Software, clean tech, digital media, health care IT, internet and online services, wireless, and telecommunications … Read Full Press Release

KASATI Executives Visit U.S. to Meet With Dot VN, Inc.

One of the purposes of KASATI’s and VNPT’s visit to Dot VN is to discuss the 30-day capabilities test of the E-Band virtual fiber (a wireless point-to-point layer one solution) technology being preformed by KASATI. KASATI’s 30-day test will be conducted in the Mekong Delta, a relatively rural area featuring numerous waterways, rendering it one … Read Full Press Release

Direct Alliance Wins 2011 Stevie Award

The fifth annual competition received more than 800 entries from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry, an increase of more than 60 percent over 2010. Direct Alliance was also named as a finalist in other categories including: “Sales Outsourcing Provider of Year” and “Government and Online Sales Team of the Year.” Also … Read Full Press Release

Research and Markets: Saudi Arabia Telecommunications Report Q4 2011: Shift in Focus by Operators to Higher Value Subscriptions

BMI’s latest Saudi Arabia telecoms market report contains analysis and forecasts for the mobile, fixed-line and broadband sectors of the market using the latest data published by the Communications and Information technology Commission (CITC) and some of the country’s telecoms service providers. It also contains BMI’s maiden mobile ARPU forecast for the Saudi Arabia market … Read Full Press Release

Hopper Announces $12 Million Funding Round Led by OMERS Ventures

Additionally, Derek Smyth of OMERS Ventures will join the Hopper board as a director. This round brings Hopper’s total amount raised to $22 million, including previous investments from Brightspark and Atlas. OMERS Ventures invests in companies with significant potential and market opportunity, focusing on high-growth companies in the technology, media and telecommunications sectors. Other OMERS … Read Full Press Release

Frost & Sullivan: Pricing and Subscription plans influence consumers choice of Telecom Service Providers in Singapore; Customer Experience remains relevant

He added that the scores for the service providers signify that qualitatively their Customer Experience rate between “Somewhat Positive” and “Very Positive”, though on the lower end of the scale. “More importantly, the ratings reveal that the telecommunication companies have ample room to improve the quality of customer experience for their customers,” he added. Mr. … Read Full Press Release

Lumos Networks Joins Equinix Cloud Exchange

“Businesses need robust, predictable connectivity to the Equinix Cloud Exchange so they can deploy cloud environments that deliver the benefits they expect,” said Bill Long, Equinix vice president of interconnection solutions. “Enterprises cannot afford for their access to cloud resources to be put at risk by public Internet latency and congestion. High performance network access … Read Full Press Release

Kantar: Apple Finishes 2016 as Top Smartphone Brand in GB and US

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM — (Marketwired) — 02/08/17 — The latest smartphone OS sales data from Kantar Worldpanel ComTech shows that in the fourth quarter of 2016, iOS continued year-on-year growth across all tracked regions except Urban China. Android gained in most markets, except the US, Great Britain, and Australia. “Although Android still has a larger … Read Full Press Release

Evolution of Wireless Network Technologies – Wireless Fidelity (Wi-Fi) and Light Fidelity (Li-Fi) Market

WiseGuyReports announced addition of new report, titled “Worldwide Wireless Fidelity (Wi-Fi) and Light Fidelity (Li-Fi) Market – Drivers, Opportunities, Trends, and Forecasts: 2016-2022”. To understand the networking environment, the report Wi-Fi and Li-Fi markets is underlined. The report speaks about the mode, products, services, components, circles and regions deployed for both Li-Fi and Wi-Fi. In … Read Full Press Release

Fitch Rates Syracuse, New Yorks 2009A GOs BBB+; Upgrades Outstanding GOs; Outlook Stable

Fitch Ratings has assigned a ‘BBB+’ rating to the city of Syracuse, New York’s (the city) approximately $14.3 million general obligation (GO) public improvement (serial) bonds, series 2009A (capital improvement and school purpose). The bonds are scheduled to price competitively on June 3, 2009. Additionally, Fitch has upgraded the city’s approximately $307 million of outstanding … Read Full Press Release

Haiti Earthquake Appeal Issued by PADF

PADF — the natural disaster relief arm of the Organization of American States (OAS) — is preparing to send emergency relief supplies including food, tools, telecommunications equipment and other immediate relief supplies. “PADF is working with civil protection authorities, the private sector and community organizations to provide immediate and long-term assistance,” Sanbrailo says. As part … Read Full Press Release

Navigant Consulting, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2010 Results

“Over the course of the second quarter we made significant progress toward advancing our strategic agenda, as evidenced by the acquisition of Daylight Forensic & Advisory and the addition of senior practitioner talent in several of our key growth areas,” stated William M. Goodyear, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. “Despite the continuing challenging business environment, … Read Full Press Release

Research and Markets: Australia – Smart Grid – Major Players and Projects: 2011 Edition

Smart grids support the delivery of electricity to consumers using digital communications technology to improve efficiency and reduce costs. The major players building smart grids in Australia are mostly large energy retailers and producers supported by IT and telecommunications firms. Country Energy was an early leader but Energy Australia has since taken over. Others include … Read Full Press Release

Research and Markets: United Kingdom – Telecoms, IP Networks, Digital Media and Forecasts. Updated Report

BuddeComm’s half-yearly publication, UK – Telecoms, IP Networks and Digital Media, provides a comprehensive overview of the trends and developments in the telecommunications and digital media sectors in this key European market, including the regulator’s market data to 2011, telcos’ financial and operating data to June 2012 and market developments to mid-2012. The UK has … Read Full Press Release

Holcim Switzerland Acquires Frances Lafarge

NEW YORK, NY–(Marketwired – April 10, 2014) – Two European cement giants have agreed on a $50 billion merger deal that would in effect create the world’s largest construction material group. Holcim of Switzerland struck the deal to buy France’s Lafarge in a tie-up that would see Lafarge shareholders receive one Holcim share for every … Read Full Press Release

Global Data Center Services Provider CyrusOne Releases New Case Study Highlighting City of Houston”s Energy-Saving Solution

As part of the City’s “green” initiative to reduce energy consumption, City of Houston IT Services is decommissioning six of its nine privately owned data center facilities, located in office buildings throughout the Houston metropolitan area. Maintaining relationships with more than 650 customers, including nine of the Fortune 20 companies and more than 140 of … Read Full Press Release

EnerSys Reports Preliminary Fourth Quarter and Full Year Fiscal 2016 Results and Announces Quarterly Conference Call

Please note that these results are preliminary and while management expects them to be our final results, they could change. The impairment charges described above resulted from our annual goodwill impairment testing and these charges reflect that certain reporting units have projected cash flows that are insufficient to support their existing carrying values for goodwill … Read Full Press Release

PrismTech Now ADLINK”s IoT Solutions and Technology Group

San Jose, CA (PRWEB) November 08, 2017 PrismTech(TM), a global leader in software platforms for distributed systems, is now ADLINK’s IoT Solutions and Technology (IST) group. Built on the strengths of PrismTech’s industry-leading data connectivity platforms and ADLINK’s first-in-class infrastructure product lines, ADLINK IST combines a full range of IoT domain expertise to drive business … Read Full Press Release

The Planet Appoints Senior IT Executive

He will be the resident senior executive in the company’s Dallas offices. “Duke Skarda brings extensive enterprise-level experience in the telecommunications industry, with deep technology strategy and architecture knowledge,” said Erwin. “His expertise in dealing with customer-facing technologies, including portals, order-entry services, financial systems and business intelligence, provides The Planet with new capabilities as we … Read Full Press Release

RigNet Names Joe Conboy Vice President – Global Sales

RigNet, Inc., a leading global provider of managed communications solutions for the oil and gas industry, has named Joe Conboy to the position of vice president – Global Sales, announced Mark Slaughter, RigNet’s CEO & president. Said Slaughter, “we are pleased to have Joe Conboy join the RigNet leadership team. His extensive remote communications experience, … Read Full Press Release