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On February 16th, VMware launched Customer Connect, a rebranding and unification effort of My VMware and other VMware customer experience facing assets, tools, and platforms. The unification of these resources can help customers ...
Manufacturing around the world is undergoing operational transformation to take advantage of modern technologies both at the edge and cloud bringing together unique insights to help improve efficiencies. Bringing together the manufacturing ...
Dynatrace held its annual user conference as a virtual event during the week of February 8–12, 2021. The event drew an estimated online attendance of 25,000 versus 2,500 physical attendees the previous year. During the event, the company ...
Performance Food Group CEO George Holm announced the company's environmental, social, and governance (ESG) Impact Study in December 2020. The study highlighted how CEOs and the C-suite are incorporating ESG goals into day-to-day business ...
One of the leading inhibitors of Industry 4.0 progression is the heterogeneous legacy technology landscape in industrial operations and the challenge of aggregating and managing operational data. By partnering to enable a hybrid cloud architecture, ...
Chorus reported December HY21 operating revenues of NZ$473m, down 2.1% from NZ$483m in HY20. A key driver was migration of customers from legacy copper services to alternative networks, particularly in non-Chorus UFB areas. Continued headwinds ...
The news that Lectra is acquiring its long-time competitor comes at a time when the industries it serves — namely those that involve sewn products, including apparel, furniture, and automotive seating — are struggling due to shutdowns, economic ...
HP Inc. has launched a new partner initiative called HP Amplify Impact. The program — one of the first of its kind — provides access to a broad range of resources aimed at helping channel partners establish long-term, measurable goals for ...
Oracle announced new features in marketing, sales, and service applications within Oracle CX that extend the use of AI and automation and improve integration between CX products that will help enterprise customers improve personalization ...
Charter Communications, through its subsidiary Spectrum Enterprise, announced that is now offering Managed Network Edge (MNE), a new service to manage single location and multilocation local area networks (LANs). This service is based on ...
On February 4, 2021, Microsoft announced the launch of Microsoft Viva, an employee experience platform (EXP) that brings together a variety of tools and features for employee engagement (EX), learning, well-being, and knowledge discovery ...
During its earnings call on February 10, Equinix reported an 8% increase in revenue from 2019 to 2020 to almost $6 billion. Equinix's continued positive results reflect the critical and expanded role of datacenters and cloud resources for ...
HP Inc.'s Power of Print meeting offered an update on its print business. The vision, based on modernizing print and accelerating to a contractual model, continues, but specifics of the strategy have been understandably altered due to COVID-19....
On February 8th, Renesas Electronics Corporation announced its intent to acquire Dialog Semiconductor PLC for approximately $5.9 billion to expand its mixed signal, power management, and connectivity solutions. This deal will ...
Oracle announced a new offering — Oracle Roving Edge Infrastructure — that brings its cloud-based infrastructure services to edge locations through small form factor devices. Through Oracle Roving Edge devices, Oracle enables customers to ...
The ecosystem consisting of C3.ai, Shell, Baker Hughes, and Microsoft that makes up the Open AI Energy Initiative (OAI) brings together a powerful combination of partners that provide AI tools to not only today's energy industry but also ...
Kicking off 2021 with an acquisition of the Swiss software provider Assentis, Smart Communications increases its footprint as the largest SaaS-based customer communications software provider and expands its offering to financial services ...
The People's Bank of China (PBOC) and China Banking and Insurance Regulatory Commission (CBIRC) introduced new regulations over the sale of online deposit products, signaling increased scrutiny over bank–fintech collaboration in China. The ...
As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to take hold around the world, driving higher employee engagement is a key priority for CHROs, irrespective of geography or industry. In this spirit, the agreement between Workday and Peakon, for the latter's ...
On February 3, Lenovo announced results from its FY 3Q21. Quarterly revenue was $17.5 billion, with year-over-year (YoY) growth of 22%. Pretax income (PTI) was $591 million, up 52% compared with the same quarter last year. Lenovo's PC and ...
Juniper Networks reported its financial results for 4Q20 on January 28, 2021. Juniper also posted its results for its fiscal year ending December 31, 2020.
Juniper's quarterly net revenue was approximately $1.22 billion, up 1% y/y ...
The $1.2 billion acquisition price for process mining vendor Signavio will be a cost-effective investment if SAP's newly announced Business Process Intelligence (BPI) business unit plays out the way SAP envisions. Process mining collects ...