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 Hasbro marks the occasion by surprising young female inventors and entrepreneurs with REAL money to invest in their future endeavors

 

PAWTUCKET, R.I.-Wednesday 11 September 2019 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today, Hasbro, Inc. is introducing the first-ever game in the Monopoly franchise that celebrates women trailblazers with Ms. Monopoly. The Ms. Monopoly game marks the first time in the franchise’s history where a new character will grace the cover – and while Mr. Monopoly is a real-estate mogul, Ms. Monopoly is an advocate whose mission is to invest in female entrepreneurs.

Ms. Monopoly was created to inspire everyone, young and old as it spotlights women who have challenged the status quo. To celebrate, in lieu of Monopoly winnings, Hasbro surprised young female inventors and entrepreneurs with the recognition they deserve –approximately $20,580 in REAL money to fuel their inventive spirit and further their proje ... Read more »

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COURBEVOIE, France-Tuesday 10 September 2019 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- IDEMIA, the global leader in Augmented Identity, has added the power of Artificial Intelligence (AI) to the multiple award winning MorphoWaveTM Compact. This breakthrough further enhances the outstanding user experience and performance of the most trusted frictionless biometric technology.

IDEMIA launched a highly secure, frictionless access control biometric device with MorphoWaveTM several years ago, successfully answering market demand in the industry. The touchless 3D fingerprint technology has quickly become the benchmark for major organizations around the globe, as customers understand the importance and value of positive biometric identification combined with high throughput and convenience. The release of MorphoWaveTM Compact last year has reinforced this leading position. In line with IDEMIA’s strategy to enable frictionless access everywhere, this true game changer for the ... Read more »

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RUEIL, France-Tuesday 10 September 2019 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- SAGEMCOM ANNOUNCES THE LAUNCH OF THE ORANGE IWU 200, A NEW COMPACT YET POWERFUL 4K UHD SET-TOP BOX THAT DELIVERS VERY HIGH-QUALITY PICTURE AND SOUND, BASED ON THE BCM72604, ONE OF THE LATEST 4K SOC FROM BROADCOM, ALLOWING THE DESIGN OF LOW CONSUMPTION PRODUCTS.

Powered by SoftAtHome middleware, this new Ultra High Definition set-top box allows to deliver a highly contrasted, detailed picture with vivid colors, secured by the content protection solution of Viaccess-Orca.

The platform also offers a Multi Recorder Service developed by Broadpeak, consisting in a Cloud PVR with unlimited space to make multiple records, even simultaneously, without overloading the Internet connection, and a 7-day replay service, with standard catch-up, but also start-over feature.

“We are very excited to introduce new STB and Cloud PVR. By doing so we proved we are fully fledged TV player, deliv ... Read more »

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RUEIL, France -Wednesday 11 September 2019 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SAGEMCOM AND SFR ANNOUNCE THE LAUNCH OF THE BOX 8 TV OF SFR, CO-DEVELOPED BY THEIR TEAMS, A NEW EXTREMELY POWERFUL SET-TOP BOX THAT DELIVERS VERY HIGH-QUALITY PICTURE AND SOUND, AND THAT ALSO ASSOCIATES A VOICE ASSISTANT TO CONTROL THE VIDEO AND AUDIO ENTERTAINMENT EXPERIENCE WITH THE VOICE, AND INTEGRATED LOUDSPEAKERS.

This innovative device belongs to the Video Soundbox™ product range developed by Sagemcom to meet ever-growing demand of customers for next-generation boxes aggregating immersive entertainment with voice commands and smart assistant services.

As far as video is concerned, the product is ready for 4K HDR and Dolby Vision, delivering a highly contrasted, detailed picture with vivid colors. For the sound, Dolby Atmos compatibility allows a “movie theater” sound at home.

Integrated voice assistant allows to control the set-top box with the voice. ... Read more »

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RUEIL, France-Tuesday 10 September 2019 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- SAGEMCOM ANNOUNCES THE LAUNCH OF THE ORANGE IWU 200, A NEW COMPACT YET POWERFUL 4K UHD SET-TOP BOX THAT DELIVERS VERY HIGH-QUALITY PICTURE AND SOUND, BASED ON THE BCM72604, ONE OF THE LATEST 4K SOC FROM BROADCOM, ALLOWING THE DESIGN OF LOW CONSUMPTION PRODUCTS.

Powered by SoftAtHome middleware, this new Ultra High Definition set-top box allows to deliver a highly contrasted, detailed picture with vivid colors, secured by the content protection solution of Viaccess-Orca.

The platform also offers a Multi Recorder Service developed by Broadpeak, consisting in a Cloud PVR with unlimited space to make multiple records, even simultaneously, without overloading the Internet connection, and a 7-day replay service, with standard catch-up, but also start-over feature.

“We are very excited to introduce new STB and Cloud PVR. By doing so we proved we are fully fledged TV player, deliv ... Read more »

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SAN FRANCISCO-Tuesday 10 September 2019 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Global announced today that it has signed a collaboration agreement with Kuwait’s largest law firm, Al Khebra. The addition of Al Khebra marks the 50th country with a legal services practice among the member and collaborating firms of Andersen Global. Andersen Global has nearly 400 professionals in 10 countries and more than 20 locations in the Middle East region.

Al Khebra, based in Kuwait City, is led by its Founder and Managing Partner Osama A Al-Abdul Jaleel. Al Khebra’s nearly 50 legal and tax professionals and five partners provide numerous legal services throughout the Middle East. The firm’s legal practice areas include corporate and commercial, M&A, private equity, partnerships, tax, banking and finance, real estate, venture capital, investments, restructuring, and employment.

“We are looking toward the future as a wide canvas for the ... Read more »

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GSMA Unveils Speakers at Mobile 360 - Digital Societies including AirAsia, Axiata, Maxis and SoftBank

 

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia-Tuesday 10 September 2019 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The GSMA today announced the first speakers for the 2019 Mobile 360 Series – Digital Societies conference, which will take place 24-26 September at JW Marriott Hotel Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The event is supported by the Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) and also the Malaysia Convention and Exhibition Bureau (MyCEB). Host sponsor for the event is Axiata with other event sponsors including Fiberhome (Headline Sponsor), Edotco, Gigabyte, Huawei and Telepin (Industry Sponsors), as well as Arm (eSim Supporting Sponsor).

“We are excited to bring the Mobile 360 – Digital Societies event to Malaysia for the first time as mobile technology is no doubt playing a pivotal role in driving economic development in the Asia Pacific Region ... Read more »

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Biotech startup Opentrons creates even more lab technology to help biologists take advantage of lab automation, regardless of cost

NEW YORK -Tuesday 10 September 2019 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Opentrons, the company making lab robotics accessible, launched the most affordable fully automated thermocycler ever, bringing end-to-end PCR based workflow automation to biologists everywhere.

Today many products on the market al ... Read more »

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ExaGrid Increases Backup Performance and Reliability, Allowing IT Staff to ‘Get Weekends Back’

MARLBOROUGH, Mass-Wednesday 11 September 2019 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ExaGrid®, a leading provider of intelligent hyperconverged storage for backup, today announced that Blackfoot Communications uses ExaGrid disk-based backup systems to increase backup performance while simplifying the management of its backup environment. In addition, Blackfoot was able to retain its investment in its existing applications and processes because ExaGrid supports a wide variety of backup applications and utilities.

Headquartered in Missoula, Montana, Blackfoot Communications is the partner of choice for business voice, data, cloud and IT services across the Pacific Northwest. In addition, Blackfoot provides residential phone and broadband internet services across Western Montana and Eastern Idaho.

The IT staff at Blackfoot had used several backup solu ... Read more »

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Company earns four awards for delivering exceptional customer service


LAS VEGAS-Wednesday 11 September 2019 [ AETOS Wire ]

(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 been recognized with four 2019 Customer Sales and Service World Awards®, including gold awards for Milestone of the Year in the Customer Service category and Customer Service Outstanding Performance of the Year in the Information Technology Service category. Rimini Street secured additional awards for Customer Service Leadership of the Year and Customer Service Team of the Year – Front-Line in the Information Technology category. The Customer Sales and Service Awards program encompasses the world’s best in Sales and Service or Contact Center individuals, teams, departments, and achi ... Read more »

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EAST BRUNSWICK, N.J. & BANGALORE, India-Tuesday 10 September 2019 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Wipro Limited (NYSE: WIT) (BSE: 507685) (NSE: WIPRO), a leading global information technology, consulting and business process services company, today announced that it has been recognized as a market leader in Digital Workplace Services by Information Services Group (ISG), a leading global technology research and advisory firm.

The ISG report highlights that Wipro offers a strong support services portfolio with increased focus on automation. The report also observed that Wipro is well-known among clients for its strong workplace engineering capabilities.

ISG evaluated 41 service providers in the study and ranked them in each of the quadrants with respect to their portfolio attractiveness and competitive strength. This study on digital workplace services includes eight quadrants that represent key services in this space. It includes one quadrant on consulti ... Read more »

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Samsung Bioepis’ BRENZYS™ (etanercept) becomes available in Brazil through Brazil’s public health system, Sistema Único de Saúde (SUS)

Established seven years ago, Samsung Bioepis’ products are now available across five continents: North America, Europe, Asia, Oceania, and Latin America.

INCHEON, KOREA-Tuesday 10 September 2019 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Samsung Bioepis Co., Ltd. today announced its expansion into the Brazilian biopharmaceutical market. The first product available in the country is BRENZYS™ (etanercept), a biosimilar referencing ENBREL®.i BRENZYS™ was approved by Agência Nacional de Vigilância Sanitária (ANVISA), the country’s health regulatory agency, in December 2017 for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, plaque psoriasis, psoriatic arthritis, and non-radiographic axial spondyloarthritis.

Samsung Bioepis is continuing its business expansion in multiple m ... Read more »

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SES to demonstrate new media delivery service on Microsoft Azure at IBC2019 in Amsterdam

LUXEMBOURG-Monday 9 September 2019 [ AETOS Wire ]

(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 for leading broadcasters and media companies worldwide, SES is transforming media service delivery via the cloud.

This service will provide end-to-end, service-level agreement (SLA)-based media delivery services on Azure, giving broadcasters and media companies the flexibility and scalability that are essential in today’s rapidly changing media environment. Bringing the most relevant content to the cloud and providing innovative services covering the entire video value chain – ingest, playout, and delivery – w ... Read more »

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NEW YORK-Tuesday 10 September 2019 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- MSCI Inc. (NYSE: MSCI), a leading provider of critical decision support tools and services for the global investment community, announced today that Salli Schwartz has been appointed Head of Investor Relations and Treasurer, effective September 16, 2019.

“We are thrilled that Salli is joining MSCI. Her 20 years in financial services, particularly in establishing and executing capital strategy, developing robust investor communication programs and managing relationships with shareholders, ratings agencies and sell side analysts, will ensure that we continue to maximize shareholder value,” said Linda S. Huber, Chief Financial Officer of MSCI.

“MSCI is continuing to evolve and grow rapidly, and I am excited to work with Linda and the Executive Committee to enhance its capital management strategy and to tell the company’s story to the investor community,” said Ms. Sc ... Read more »

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LONDON-Tuesday 10 September 2019 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Milrem Robotics, the leading European manufacturer of unmanned ground vehicles (UGV) and developer of robotic warfare solutions, introduces the fifth generation THeMIS UGV at DSEI 2019 in London designed to assist warfighters and enhance combat effectiveness.

 “In 2015 we exhibited the first THeMIS concept here at DSEI in London. Now, four years later, after extensive testing with industry partners and NATO forces in very demanding environments we are proud to be back here and present a mature and robust product that will greatly enhance warfighting capabilities,” stated Kuldar Väärsi, CEO of Milrem Robotics.

The fifth generation THeMIS incorporates all the knowledge gained during tests held in the US, Europe, the Middle East and deployment in Mali in the French lead Operation Barkhane. The fifth generation THeMIS follows NATO STANAG standards in the vehicle’s architectur ... Read more »

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