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Cognite Data Fusion® Launches Native Simulator Integration Workflows to Advance Industrial AI/ML Digital Solutions at Scale
Leading Industrial DataOps platform can now stream synthetic data from simulators and deploy physics-guided machine learning for sensitive production use cases.
ABS Launches ABS Wavesight™, a New Maritime Software Company Dedicated to Leading Fleet Operations into the 21st Century
Silicon Valley Veteran Paul Sells Leads ABS Affiliate to Create an Industry First Software as a Service Company.
Hurricane Electric Brings Global Network to First Location in Nigeria With New Point of Presence at Rack Centre’s Lagos Data Center
econd location in West Africa will provide Internet Service Providers and other enterprises with additional cost-effective and high-speed connectivity options.
Audere Announces the Appointment of Dr. Doris Macharia to Board of Directors
Extensive global health expertise complements direction from existing Audere board members.
NielsenIQ Announces New Chief Financial Officer
Michael Burwell to be appointed CFO effective January 3, 2023.
Quectel Drives Digital Transformation of Energy Market to Help Resolve Global Energy Crisis
The utilities sector is a natural fit for connected technologies and is already being fundamentally transformed through IoT development.
FarEye Collaborates with Pepperfry to Improve Furniture Delivery Experience
Indian online furniture marketplace to improve order visibility, decrease delays and increase overall consumer satisfaction, throughout the last-mile delivery process.
Megaport Adds Cloud and Networking Sales Veteran Jeff Tworek to the Executive Team as Chief Revenue Officer
Jeff Tworek joins Megaport as Chief Revenue Officer after senior leadership roles at Contrast Security and Akamai Technologies.
Wipro Launches AWS Skills Guild Program: Step Up
AWS Skills Guild will transform the way Wipro employees engage with clients, helping drive optimal business outcomes from comprehensive AWS Cloud training.
Tecnotree Recognized by Gartner® as a Representative Vendor in Market Guide for CSP Revenue Management and Monetization Solutions
Tecnotree is a full-stack, 5G-ready, Digital Platform and Business Support System (BSS) provider for the telecom industry with AI/ML capabilities and multi-cloud extensibility.
Dar Launches Action Plan for a Net Zero Future in the MENA Region
Transformative sustainability solutions are available and can accelerate the MENA region’s transition to net zero, says Dar at COP 27.
EdVentures, Nahdet Misr’s VC, showcases the future of EdTech in the MENA region in a joint summit with HolonIQ
The 2022 Global Impact Summit comes as EdVentures celebrates its fifth anniversary and whereby EdVentures showcased the future of EdTech and investment opportunities in the Middle East and North Africa.