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PICSIX Launches an Investigative Intelligence Platform Powered by Iguazio’s Real-time Data Science Platform

Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 7:00am

Milipol 2019-- Iguazio , the Data Science Platform for automating machine learning pipelines, today announced that PICSIX , a leader in tactical intelligence solutions is using its platform to deliver an AI-based Investigative Intelligence Platform.

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  • Milipol 2019-- Iguazio , the Data Science Platform for automating machine learning pipelines, today announced that PICSIX , a leader in tactical intelligence solutions is using its platform to deliver an AI-based Investigative Intelligence Platform.
  • As opposed to other managed solutions, PICSIX customers design their own mission specific workflow, at a substantially lower cost.
  • Iguazios unified data layer analyzes all types of data sources at scale and in real-time, powering the integration of PICSIX Tactical Intelligence databases, government databases and publicly available electronic information (PAEI) used for OSINT.
  • PICSIX deploys the system in multiple edge locations, while Iguazios Data Science Platform can also be deployed on-premises or in multi-cloud environments.

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Rigrodsky & Long, P.A. Reminds Investors of QUAD and REZI of Upcoming Deadlines

Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 4:30am

WILMINGTON, Del., Nov. 18, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rigrodsky & Long, P.A.

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  • WILMINGTON, Del., Nov. 18, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rigrodsky & Long, P.A.
  • Analysts were absolutely shocked by these developments given the confidence management had just three months ago.
  • Also on October 22, 2019, the Company announced that the Companys CFO would be leaving as of November 6, 2019.
  • A lead plaintiff is a representative party acting on behalf of other class members in directing the litigation.

New Mexico Joins Western States and Tribal Nations Natural Gas Initiative

Monday, November 18, 2019 - 9:17pm

The State of New Mexico today became the newest member of Western States and Tribal Nations (WSTN) natural gas initiative, adding a strong advocate for the power of responsible, environmentally sound energy production to boost rural economies.

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  • The State of New Mexico today became the newest member of Western States and Tribal Nations (WSTN) natural gas initiative, adding a strong advocate for the power of responsible, environmentally sound energy production to boost rural economies.
  • The Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department is pleased to represent New Mexico today in joining the Western States and Tribal Nations initiative, Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department Cabinet Secretary Sarah Cottrell Propst said.
  • WSTN was formed after the release of a report in April 2019 entitled Natural Gas Markets for the Western States and Tribal Nations , which identified the economically and environmentally transformative opportunities that will come from connecting stranded western North American gas to Asian LNG customers.
  • Western States and Tribal Nations is a unique, trans-national initiative led by sovereign tribal nations, states and counties focused on creating rural economic development, advancing tribal self-determination and a reducing global emissions through the export of clean natural gas from western North American basins to international markets.

New Protections Finalized for Corals, Sponges, Underwater Canyons off U.S. West Coast

Monday, November 18, 2019 - 9:14pm

Today, NOAA Fisheries issued final regulations to protect more than 140,000 square miles of seafloor habitat off the U.S. West Coast from destructive bottom trawling.

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  • Today, NOAA Fisheries issued final regulations to protect more than 140,000 square miles of seafloor habitat off the U.S. West Coast from destructive bottom trawling.
  • Once the new regulations take effect on January 1, 2020, 90 percent of the seafloor in U.S. ocean waters off the West Coast will be off limits to bottom trawling.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20191118005860/en/
    A greenspotted rockfish hides behind yellow gorgonian coral with a cat shark egg case attached.
  • Credit: Oceana
    Bottom trawling is the most damaging fishing method to seafloor habitats off the West Coast.

Airgain Selected as Exclusive Partner for Getac Video Solutions

Monday, November 18, 2019 - 9:05pm

We are very excited for the opportunity to partner with Getac Video Solutions, said Bill Swafford, Vice President of Business Development at Airgain.

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  • We are very excited for the opportunity to partner with Getac Video Solutions, said Bill Swafford, Vice President of Business Development at Airgain.
  • Getac has developed top tier video solutions in which every second of recording must be captured and transmitted successfully.
  • Our technology operates in environments where there is no room for delay or faults, said James Murphy, Director of Sales at Getac Video Solutions.
  • Airgain and the Airgain logo are registered trademarks of Airgain, Inc.
    Getac Video Solutions is a subsidiary of Getac Technology Corporation, a manufacturer of rugged computing solutions.

CAGW Commends FCC for Proposing a Public C-band Spectrum Auction

Monday, November 18, 2019 - 7:59pm

Today, Citizens Against Government Waste (CAGW) congratulated and thanked Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Ajit Pai for standing up for taxpayers with his announcement of support for an FCC-conducted public auction of the C-band spectrum.

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  • Today, Citizens Against Government Waste (CAGW) congratulated and thanked Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Ajit Pai for standing up for taxpayers with his announcement of support for an FCC-conducted public auction of the C-band spectrum.
  • This mid-band spectrum is currently used for transmitting data through satellites and is critical for deploying next generation (5G) networks across the United States.
  • Following his announcement, CAGW President Tom Schatz issued the following statement:
    I am very pleased that FCC Chairman Ajit Pai made the correct choice and decided to put taxpayers first with his plan to conduct a public auction of 280 MHz of C-band spectrum.
  • We look forward to working with Congress and the FCC to ensure that taxpayers continue to be protected throughout this process.

Central Europe Outlook, 2020: Domestic Consumption will Remail Resilient on the Back of Robust Real Wage Growth - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Monday, November 18, 2019 - 7:55pm

The "2020 Central Europe Outlook" country profile has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "2020 Central Europe Outlook" country profile has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Growth in 2019 surprised on the upside for many Central European markets (including countries in both Central and southeastern Europe), but softer external demand, tight labor markets, and a decline in private investment growth will lead to a notably softer economic expansion in 2020.
  • Slower growth in the eurozone will lead to a fall in industrial production growth and fewer B2B business opportunities in the region.
  • Domestic consumption, however, will remain resilient on the back of robust real wage growth, and the beginning of a new election cycle across the region will ensure that fiscal policy remains supportive of growing consumer demand.

Western Europe Outlook, 2020: A No-Deal Brexit will Continue to Inhibit a Eurozone Recovery - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Monday, November 18, 2019 - 7:34pm

The "2020 Western Europe Outlook" country profile has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "2020 Western Europe Outlook" country profile has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Recent figures reaffirm that eurozone economic weakness deepened in mid-2019, notably in the industrial sector.
  • The protracted US-China trade war and possible escalation in the US-EU trade war, a sharper slowdown in China, Italian political uncertainty, and a No-Deal Brexit event will continue to inhibit a eurozone recovery in 2020.
  • On a brighter note, the consumer, services, and construction sectors are sources of economic resilience.

C-Band Alliance Responds to Announcement by Federal Communications Commission Chairman Regarding the C-Band Spectrum Proceeding

Monday, November 18, 2019 - 6:28pm

In a statement, the CBA said, The FCC Chairmans indication that he intends to pursue a public auction of C-band spectrum is a significant departure from the CBAs market-based proposal.

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  • In a statement, the CBA said, The FCC Chairmans indication that he intends to pursue a public auction of C-band spectrum is a significant departure from the CBAs market-based proposal.
  • The announcement does not address the critical involvement of the incumbent satellite operators in executing the complex task of reconfiguring and transitioning their networks.
  • The C-Band Alliance, or CBA, is comprised of leading global satellite operators Intelsat (NYSE: I), SES (Euronext Paris: SESG), and Telesat.
  • Its breakthrough, market-based proposal to clear spectrum will also protect the quality and reliability of existing C-band services, providing current users certainty and operational integrity.

Govplace Awarded USCIS Commercial Cloud BPA Worth Estimated $109M

Monday, November 18, 2019 - 7:00pm

Govplace, a leading cloud and IT security solutions provider for the public sector, is proud to announce it has been awarded a key prime commercial cloud hosting Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA) with the U.S.

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  • Govplace, a leading cloud and IT security solutions provider for the public sector, is proud to announce it has been awarded a key prime commercial cloud hosting Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA) with the U.S.
  • This is a great example of USCIS taking a Cloud Smart strategy to implementing platforms that achieve mission success based on their specific needs and requirements.
  • We are honored and proud to be awarded the Commercial Cloud Hosting contract, said Suzanne Liscouski, Senior Vice President of Strategy and Business Development at Govplace.
  • Under this BPA, Govplace will provide access to a catalog of current and new FedRAMP-Authorized on-demand commercial cloud services providers for commercial cloud hosting services across USCIS.