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Nikon Z 6 is awarded as EISA Camera of the Year 2019-2020 while the NIKKOR Z 24-70mm f/2.8 S earns the title of EISA Professional Standard Zoom Lens 2019-2020

Dubai, United Arab Emirates-Sunday 18 August 2019 [ AETOS Wire ]

Nikon Middle East FZE is pleased to announce that its full-frame mirrorless camera, the Nikon Z 6, and its high-performance standard zoom lens, the NIKKOR Z 24-70mm f/2.8 S, are the respective recipients of the EISA Camera of the Year 2019-2020 and the EISA Professional Standard Zoom Lens 2019-2020 awards, presented by the Expert Imaging and Sound Association (EISA).

EISA comments on the reasons the Nikon Z 6 was selected as the EISA Camera of the Year 2019-2020

With the Z 6 (released in November 2018), Nikon has made a superb camera with sensational handling and robust build quality that delivers excellent images in almost any shooting situation. Its autofocus system includes Eye-Detection AF, allowing accurate focus wherever the ... Read more »

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The procedure was performed on a patient suffering from 90 percent blockage in her right neck or carotid artery


Dubai, United Arab Emirates-Sunday 18 August 2019 [ AETOS Wire ]

Amna, a 43-year-old female started experiencing poor vision in her right eye a few weeks prior to evaluation. Being a diabetic, she decided to seek medical attention and possible intervention by an expert. On visiting Emirates Hospital - Jumeirah (EHJ), an Emirates Healthcare Company and an internationally recognised 100-bed beacon of progress in the region’s healthcare system, she was referred to her Interventional Cardiologist of choice who diagnosed severe blockages in her right neck artery (right internal carotid artery), hindering the supply of oxygenated blood to the brain. Further assessments confirmed that the artery on her right side of the neck was blocked by approximately 90 percent.

In many hospitals around the world and in similar cases, after detectio ... Read more »

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GlobalData Identifies Netcracker as Sole NFV MANO Leader Based on Commercial Deployments, Advanced Cloud-Native Technology and 5G Operations Enablement

WALTHAM, Mass. -Wednesday 14 August 2019 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Netcracker Technology announced today that GlobalData has named Netcracker’s Hybrid Operations Management (HOM) solution as the sole leader in the firm’s 2019 NFV MANO: Competitive Landscape Assessment report. Based on an assessment of 17 vendors, GlobalData cited several unique differentiators of Netcracker’s solution, including its core technology strength, the high number of commercial deployments and its use of a vast ecosystem of onboarded VNFs and services.

Netcracker’s HOM solution utilizes an advanced cloud-native, microservices-based architecture that can be deployed on any public or private cloud. Leveraging this environment, the solution leads the market in support for complex and hybrid use cases, incl ... Read more »

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Award to fund development of coursework to address perioperative patient safety

ROCHESTER, Minn. & IRVINE, Calif. -Friday 16 August 2019 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation (APSF), in partnership with the Patient Safety Movement Foundation (PSMF), is now accepting proposals for the Patient Safety Curriculum Award. The $100,000 award will go to an anesthesia education investigator with the intent to modify the PSMF Patient Safety Curriculum to address perioperative patient safety. The awardee will also test the educational efficiency and effectiveness of implementing the curriculum in anesthesia training programs.

“This important work will add to the considerable value provided by PSMF’s Patient Safety Curriculum,” said Mark Warner, APSF President. “To ensure the safety of patients and achieve our collective goal of zero preventable deaths in hospitals, it’s imperative to educate and train ... Read more »

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SAN JOSE, Calif. -Saturday 17 August 2019 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Velodyne Lidar, Inc. filed a patent infringement complaint with the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) against Hesai Photonics Technology Co., Ltd. and Suteng Innovation Technology Co., Ltd. (a.k.a. RoboSense) for violations of section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930 which makes unfair methods of competition and importation of certain products into the United States unlawful. Earlier this week, Velodyne also filed patent infringement complaints against Hesai and RoboSense in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California.

Velodyne is asking the ITC to investigate these lidar manufacturers for unlawfully importing and selling lidar sensors that infringe Velodyne’s patented lidar technology (U.S. Patent 7,969,558). Velodyne requests the ITC issue permanent limited exclusion orders and cease and desist orders against Hesai and RoboSense to stop the importation and sale ... Read more »

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Executives from the U.S. Federal Communications Commission, Intel Corporation, Nokia, OpenTable, Orange Group and Refinery29 Join Keynote Program

ATLANTA -Friday 16 August 2019 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The GSMA provided further updates for the upcoming MWC19 Los Angeles, including recently confirmed high-profile keynote speakers, new programs and events, and additional exhbitors and partners. MWC19 will take place October 22-24 at the Los Angeles Convention Center. Event registration is now open.

“This year’s MWC Los Angeles event is bringing together the greatest minds and companies to showcase the transformation the mobile industry is undergoing,” said John Hoffman, CEO, GSMA Ltd. “In the era of Intelligent Connectivity, 5G is powering Artificial Intelligence, IoT and data to reach new heights in never-before imagined ways. By 2025, there will be 5.8 billion unique mobile subscribers and over 25 billion IoT connections. MWC19 ... Read more »

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HONG KONG -Friday 16 August 2019 [ AETOS Wire ]

  • Group revenue grew year-on-year for eight consecutive quarters, reaching US$12.5B in Q1 FY19/20
  • PTI more than doubled to US$240M year-on-year, up US$127M
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RCS-ready chatbots, enablers and business applications—pre-integrated with Mavenir’s Messaging as a Platform (MaaP) solutions

RICHARDSON, Texas -Friday 16 August 2019 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mavenir, the world’s leading messaging and Rich Communications Services (RCS) provider, today announced its RCS Business Messaging (RBM) Solution is ready to accelerate revenue generation for Mobile Network Operators (MNOs) with a solid ecosystem of partners. This ecosystem is prepared to bring brands and content onto the RCS channel, expanding the A2P messaging revenue and opening new revenue opportunities in conversational commerce, customer service and digital advertising for mobile operators.

Mavenir’s global RCS Business Messaging Partner Ecosystem program launched in August 2018 consists of a growing community of industry leading messaging partners that focus on delivering a compelling business-to-consumer (B2C) messaging ecosystem f ... Read more »

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TOKYO-Thursday 15 August 2019 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Edogawa NICHE Committee today announced that the 2019-Edogawa NICHE Prize ( has been awarded to Dr. Steven A. Rosenberg, for his pioneering work in developing effective adoptive immunotherapies and genetically modified T cells which has heralded the birth of a new chapter in the fight against cancer. Dr. Rosenberg’s accomplishment has significantly contributed to the development of several immune system-based drugs and clinically effective immunotherapies including the CAR-T cell therapy.

Dr. Rosenberg is an epitome of significance of inter-disciplinary interaction in developing clinical solutions, who after his Medical degree at Johns Hopkins University, obtained doctorate in Biophysics. Now leads a strong interdisciplinary team devoted to find novel solutions to cancer, as the Chief, Surgery Branch at the National Cancer Institute (NCI), MD, USA and as Professor of Su ... Read more »

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Eric Green Promoted to BWR President

Sunny Jenkins Joins BWR as Chief Growth Officer


NEW YORK -Thursday 15 August 2019 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- BCW (Burson Cohn & Wolfe), a leading global communications agency, today announced the introduction of BCW Entertainment, a new suite of entertainment offerings designed to move people and build brands through pop culture. BCW Entertainment is powered by Beverly Hills-based BWR, a leading entertainment firm and member of BCW Group that has honed its expertise over the past four decades.

“In today’s world, gaining attention and influence is becoming more complex,” said Donna Imperato, Global CEO, BCW and CEO, BCW Group. “A smart entertainment strategy will attract people as they go about their lives, attending events and through movies, music, podcasts and the social content that they consume. The brand becomes part of their lives when they least expect it. Whe ... Read more »

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