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(BUSINESS WIRE)--VeriSign, Inc. (NASDAQ: VRSN), a global provider of critical internet infrastructure and domain name registry services, today announced that, according to the latest Domain Name Industry Brief Quarterly Report from DNIB.com, the fourth quarter of 2023 closed with 359.8 million domain name registrations across all top-level domains (TLDs), an increase of 0.6 million domain name registrations, or 0.2%, compared to the third quarter of 2023. Domain name registrations also increased by 8.9 million, or 2.5%, year over year.

The .com and .net TLDs had a combined total of 172.7 million domain name registrations in the domain name base at the end of the fourth quarter of 2023, a decrease of 1.2 million domain name registrations, or 0.7%, compared to the third quarter of 2023. The .com and .net TLDs had a combined decrease of 1.0 million domain name registrations, or 0.6%, year over year. As of Dec. 31, 2023, the .com domain name base totaled ... Read more »

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- Achieving system-wide optimization of offshore wind turbines and onshore facilities –

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Yokogawa Electric Corporation (TOKYO: 6841) announces that its subsidiary Yokogawa Solution Service Corporation has completed the design, supply, and commissioning of a remote operation and monitoring system based on the OpreX™ Collaborative Information Server for the offshore wind turbines and onshore facilities at the Ishikari Bay New Port Offshore Wind Farm. The company has also contracted to provide maintenance services at this wind farm, which is operated by JERA Co., Inc. and the Green Power Investment Corporation and owned through Green Power Ishikari GK, a special-purpose corporation.

The Ishikari Bay New Port Offshore Wind Farm is the first wind farm in Japan to use large-scale 8,000kW wind turbines, and as of the start of commercial operations on January 1, 2024, it is the largest commercial wind farm in Japan. The remote oper ... Read more »

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AHMEDABAD, India - Friday, 16. February 2024

Editor Synopsis

Moody’s and S&P have reaffirmed the ratings for all issuers within Adani complex. This reflects rating affirmation of eight (8) issuers and restoration of stable outlook of five (5) entities by both rating agencies.
Fitch has maintained the ratings of all issuers within Adani complex with stable outlook.
This follows successful demonstration of robust performances quarter on quarter, access to capital at market see through prices and no tail risk possessing any downside scenario

(BUSINESS WIRE)--International Rating agencies Moody’s (vide press release dated 13th February 2024) and S&P (vide press release dated 22nd January 2024) have affirmed and upgraded the outlook to “stable” for all the issuances for Adani complex issued in the international market by various Adani Portfolio companies.

This assures high credit quality with ... Read more »

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(BUSINESS WIRE)-- GIGABYTE Technology, an IT pioneer whose focus is to advance global industries through cloud and AI computing systems, is coming to MWC 2024 with its next-generation servers empowering telcos, cloud service providers, enterprises, and SMBs to swiftly harness the value of 5G and AI. Featured is a cutting-edge AI server boasting AMD Instinct™ MI300X 8-GPU, and a comprehensive AI/HPC server series supporting the latest chip technology from AMD, Intel, and NVIDIA. The showcase will also feature integrated green computing solutions excelling in heat dissipation and energy reduction.

Continuing the booth theme “Future of COMPUTING”, GIGABYTE's presentation will cover servers for AI/HPC, RAN and Core networks, modular edge platforms, all-in-one green computing solutions, and AI-powered self-driving technology. The exhibits will demonstrate how industries extend AI applications from cloud to edge and terminal devices through 5G connectivity, e ... Read more »

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NEW YORK - Thursday, 15. February 2024

More companies are identifying activism as a risk in corporate disclosures, as campaigns return to pre-pandemic levels

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- In 2023, 982 companies were subject to activist campaigns globally, a 4.6% rise compared to a year prior and the highest level since 2019. This is according to the new Diligent Market Intelligence: Shareholder Activism Annual Review 2024 report from Diligent. The findings were released live today at Diligent’s first annual Proxy Season Preview, a leading proxy season conference featuring panels and keynote speeches from the world’s most prominent stewardship specialists on topics including shareholder activism, environmental, social and governance (ESG), executive compensation and more.

According to the report, more companies are identifying activism as a risk in their corporate disclosures. In 2023, 23.4% of Russell 3000 companies disclosed shareholder activism as a risk i ... Read more »

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SANTA CLARA, Calif. - Thursday, 15. February 2024
Vectara Chat empowers companies to build advanced chatbot systems with its trusted GenAI platform.

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today, Vectara, the trusted Generative AI Platform and LLM Builder, released its latest module, Vectara Chat, designed to empower companies to build advanced chatbot systems with the GenAI platform. With 80% of enterprises forecasted to have GenAI-enabled applications by 2026, Vectara Chat offers developers, product managers, and startups a powerful toolset for creating chatbots effortlessly.

Vectara Chat is an end-to-end solution for businesses constructing their own chatbot using domain-specific data, minimizing biases from open-source training data. Unlike existing offerings that require users to navigate multiple platforms and services, Vectara Chat provides a seamless experience without compromising efficiency and control by offering transparency and insight into the origin of summaries.

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RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C - Thursday, 15. February 2024

Intel-Powered Lenovo Workstation Portfolio and Anaconda Navigator Streamline Data Science Workflows

(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, Lenovo™ announced a strategic partnership with Anaconda® Inc., the leading provider of the world’s most popular artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning (ML) and data science platform, to empower Lenovo’s high performance data science workstations. The partnership will couple Lenovo’s trusted ThinkStation™ and ThinkPad™ workstation product portfolio heritage and leadership with Anaconda’s enterprise strengths for open-source leadership, security, and reliability.

The rapidly evolving world of artificial intelligence, deep learning and generative AI is opening up new opportunities for businesses and data scientists. Much of the AI innovation taking place today is driven by open-source software and cloud-based solutions, with Pytho ... Read more »

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LAS VEGAS - Thursday, 15. February 2024

Company’s self-funded charitable program invites certified charities in London to apply for one of five £10,000 grants

(BUSINESS WIRE)--Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMNI), a global provider of end-to-end enterprise software support, products and services, the leading third-party support provider for Oracle and SAP software, and a Salesforce and AWS partner, today announced that it has selected London to host this year’s annual £50,000 RMNI LOVE Grant Program, Rimini Street’s self-funded charitable program that provides financial contributions, in-kind donations and employee volunteer hours to non-profit organizations that align with the Foundation's mission to “leave the world a better place than the way we found it.”

About the RMNI LOVE Grant Program

Rimini Street launched the inaugural RMNI LOVE Grant Program in 2022 in its hometown of Las Vegas, granting five loca ... Read more »

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 The Republic of Guinea is poised to make a significant leap towards achieving its ambitious development goals with the upcoming Round Table of Donors (RTD) event, scheduled for February 15-16, 2024, at the prestigious Ritz Carlton Dubai Hotel. Organized by the Ministry of Planning and International Cooperation, this event has already garnered an overwhelming response from the international community, reflecting global confidence in Guinea's potential and strategic development vision.


Her Excellency Ms. Rose Pola Pricemou, Minister of Planning and International Cooperation, expressed her enthusiasm about the unprecedented international interest in Guinea's development agenda. "The enthusiastic participation from sovereign funds, development banks, financial institutions, and governments worldwide underscores the shared belief in our nation's growth potential and the vital role of international collaboration in achieving it," she stat ... Read more »

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RICHARDSON, Texas - Thursday, 15. February 2024 AETOSWire 

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Mavenir, the Network Software Provider building the future of networks with cloud-native solutions that run on any cloud, has announced that Partner Communications, the Israeli communications service provider, has chosen Mavenir’s compact small cell solution to enhance in-building and enterprise 4G mobile coverage for its subscribers.

The initial roll-out of C60 small cell solutions for indoor coverage installed by Partner in an accelerated deployment consisting of a simple two-step plug and play process that immediately strengthens 4G signal in problem areas to provide a fast and stable connection. Furthermore, the virtualized security, management, gateway applications are implemented to run in low-cost third-party data centres or cloud-hosted platforms.

On the Partner network, Mavenir’s C60 small cells each with the capability of supporting up to 16 mobile devices ... Read more »

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