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After trying not to look opportunistic in the era of COVID-19 (coronavirus), collaboration vendors are making it easier for companies to get on board and empower telecommuting. Some have rich freemium solutions, while others are introducing ...
Many in the ediscovery world have shunned public cloud instances in favor of those that are on premises or private cloud hosted because of security concerns. The high-profile ransomware attack on Epiq Global may have shattered its reality ...
On March 3, 2020, Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) held a and disclosed its 1Q20 financial results. The company reported that first-quarter net revenue decreased 8% YoY to $6.9 billion. This was the second consecutive quarter of YoY revenue ...
Nokia's decision to install a new CEO comes at a pivotal moment in the high-stakes 5G infrastructure market, as leading mobile operators are signing multiyear 5G contracts today. While Nokia's business results indicate challenges exist, ...
2019 was an important year for EPAM, with 26% growth in constant currency and a 13% GAAP operating margin equivalent to a 17% non-GAAP operating margin. More importantly, the year saw EPAM preparing the ways for taking itself closer to the ...
Globant is a fast-growing and strongly differentiated player in the digital services space, with 26% growth in 2019, putting it on course for a possible $800 million run rate in 2020. The challenge for the company will be to keep its successful ...
In a long-anticipated move, BMC Software (a KKR portfolio company) announced a definitive agreement to purchase Compuware (a Thoma Bravo company). Thoma Bravo acquired Compuware and took it private in a $2.5 billion deal during 2014. It ...
Recently, Dynatrace held Perform, its annual customer event in Las Vegas, where over 2,000 customers, partners, and prospects attended keynotes and breakout sessions. The company made a number of key event announcements, including new capabilities ...
On February 25, Salesforce announced FY 4Q20 and end-of-year earnings. Earnings were very strong, with total revenue of $4.85 billion for the quarter, a 34% year-over-year increase from FY 4Q19. Salesforce's 2020 fiscal year revenue was ...
In the recent RSA conference, held in San Francisco, Bitdefender announced that it had discovered several significant vulnerabilities in the iBaby Labs M6S baby monitor. These vulnerabilities, if exploited could enable a hacker to access ...
On February 27, VMware announced its fourth quarter and full fiscal year financial results. The company delivered annual revenue of $10.81 billion and growth of 12% year over year with subscription and SaaS revenue increasing 52% year over ...
Initially conceived inside of Deutsche Telekom, MobiledgeX has been building a marketplace of edge resources and services that connect developers with network operators since 2018. The company recognized that telecommunications providers ...
On February 27, 2020, Dell Technologies held a quarterly earnings call and disclosed its 4Q20 and FY20 financial results. Dell Technologies maintains two primary business units: Client Solutions Group (CSG) and Infrastructure Solutions Group ...
The Logicalis Latin American business unit (BU) held its inaugural analyst summit in Sao Paulo, Brazil, February 18 and 19, 2020, during which the company highlighted its innovation and investments to be the IT provider, partner, and employer ...
Amid a swirl of rumors and even news reports that preceded confirmation of the deal, Arista Networks announced the acquisition of datacenter SDN pioneer Big Switch Networks on February. While the acquisition primarily bolsters Arista's capabilities ...
On February 19, Epson announced two new A3 business inkjet MFPs, the WorkForce Pro WF-C879R and WF-C878R, and debuted its cloud-based printer fleet management tool called Epson Remote Services.
On February 24, 2020, HP Inc. held its quarterly investors call for its FY 1Q20, boasting strong earnings and disclosing a three-year value creation plan for shareholders. Net revenue declined by 0.6% to $14.6 billion, besting most Wall ...
Abidali Neemuchwala, the CEO of Wipro, a leading India-headquartered IT Services firm with US $ 8.5 Billion in revenue and more than 160,000 employees, recently announced his plans to step down from the helm to take time off for his family. ...
On February 20, 2020, Lenovo announced results from its FY 3Q20 ending December 31, 2019, with revenue topping $14.1 billion for the quarter (a record) and driving pretax income (PTI) up 11% year over year (YoY) to $390 million. The company's ...
On February 12, 2020, Capgemini announced an agreement to acquire Purpose, a "social impact agency and campaign innovation hub." Based in New York City, Purpose has approximately 100 employees globally and will be working closely with Capgemini ...
In November 2019 during Cisco's fiscal year (FY) 2020 first-quarter earnings call, executives at the venerable networking company forecast that revenue would fall in the upcoming quarter from 3% to 5% year over year (y/y) because of macroeconomic ...
IDC attended Oracle's OpenWorld Europe 2020 event and EMEA analyst conference. The central theme of the conference was cloud computing, and highlights included an emphasis on the use of AI, notably the availability of a new Oracle Cloud ...