Distributed computing

Ethereum Classic Labs Announces the First Exchange Listings of Wrapped ETC, Allowing Further Participation in DeFi to the Ethereum Classic Community

Friday, January 15, 2021 - 2:00pm

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Ethereum Classic Labs (ETC Labs), the leading supporter of the Ethereum Classic blockchain, announces the first round of listings of WETC on top decentralized exchanges, including Uniswap and SushiSwap, with more listings to be added in the near future.

Key Points: 
  • SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Ethereum Classic Labs (ETC Labs), the leading supporter of the Ethereum Classic blockchain, announces the first round of listings of WETC on top decentralized exchanges, including Uniswap and SushiSwap, with more listings to be added in the near future.
  • When this transfer occurs, WETC tokens are burned and the equivalent amount of ETC is unlocked on the Ethereum Classic chain.
  • Ethereum Classic Labs (ETC Labs) is the leading supporter of the Ethereum Classic blockchain, a public blockchain with a market cap of $1.5B.
  • Working with the ETC Core development team, ETC Labs builds and maintains key applications, solutions, and tools to ensure a secure and thriving Ethereum Classic ecosystem.

New Independent Study Finds Streaming Media Companies Net Over $1M in Productivity Gains Using Conviva

Thursday, January 14, 2021 - 2:00pm

Conviva, the leader in global streaming media intelligence, today released the results of a new commissioned study conducted by Forrester Consulting on behalf of Conviva, evaluating the financial impact of Convivas analytics software on streaming media companies.

Key Points: 
  • Conviva, the leader in global streaming media intelligence, today released the results of a new commissioned study conducted by Forrester Consulting on behalf of Conviva, evaluating the financial impact of Convivas analytics software on streaming media companies.
  • The Forrester Total Economic Impact (TEI) study examined the benefits, costs and risks associated with adopting Conviva.
  • Conviva has a global footprint of more than 500 million unique viewers watching 180 billion streams per year across 3.3 billion applications streaming on devices.
  • Conviva sheds immediate light on this issue, enabling streaming providers to simultaneously meet viewer expectations, increase productivity and reduce costs.

White Label Streaming Service OTTera Adds New EVP Daniel Barnathan to Accelerate Ad Sales Growth

Thursday, January 14, 2021 - 1:37pm

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- OTTera , a white label OTT service with over 50+ million users worldwide, announced the selection of Daniel Barnathan as Executive Vice President to oversee Ad Sales for OTTera's on-demand and linear networks.

Key Points: 
  • LOS ANGELES, Jan. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- OTTera , a white label OTT service with over 50+ million users worldwide, announced the selection of Daniel Barnathan as Executive Vice President to oversee Ad Sales for OTTera's on-demand and linear networks.
  • In his new role as EVP, Barnathan will manage Ad Sales for OTTera's quickly growing client base, securing advertising deals for over 200 on-demand streaming applications and linear channels powered by OTTera.
  • Barnathan can be reached at daniel@ottera.tv
    OTTera is a professional white label service that allows companies to quickly launch highly customized, affordable OTT services.
  • The OTTera White Label Service offers companies the latest OTT technologies with one of the widest distribution reaches on the market.

American Benefits Group Recognized as 2020 Company of the Year, Named Top 10 US Benefits Administrator

Thursday, January 14, 2021 - 1:00pm

NORTHAMPTON, Mass., Jan. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --American Benefits Group (ABG), an integrated benefits solutions administrator, has been named a top 10 US benefits administrator and company of the year by Manage HR Magazine.

Key Points: 
  • NORTHAMPTON, Mass., Jan. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --American Benefits Group (ABG), an integrated benefits solutions administrator, has been named a top 10 US benefits administrator and company of the year by Manage HR Magazine.
  • ABG's innovative offerings include a live streaming participant review portal that provides a constant stream of feedback on service delivery.
  • In 2020, ABG introduced several innovative technology and service solutions focused on supporting both clients and employees.
  • The company is recognized in the December issue of Manage HR Magazine as 2020 Company of the year and is featured in the magazine's profile as a Top 10 US Benefits Administrator.

KickStart Europe Summit 2021 moves online to continue conversations around trends and investment in the European data center market

Thursday, January 14, 2021 - 9:00am

The program will continue to have a mixture of plenary and panel sessions, with C-Level experts, and remains focused on the latest tech trends and investments in the data center, connectivity and cloud landscape, to kickstart the year.

Key Points: 
  • The program will continue to have a mixture of plenary and panel sessions, with C-Level experts, and remains focused on the latest tech trends and investments in the data center, connectivity and cloud landscape, to kickstart the year.
  • Penny Madsen-Jones, EMEA Data Center Research at CBRE, will talk about emerging European data center markets.
  • Tech and Business Trends- such as the Open Compute Project (OCP); edge infrastructure, digitalisation in the data center; new dynamics between colocation and cloud; and investments in emerging data center markets in Europe.
  • Scale-ups, start-ups, and enterprises who would like more in-depth information about the Netherlands can consult our Digital Gateway to Europe knowledge database.

Blu Digital Group Closes Multi-Million Dollar Series A Investment Round from Leading Silicon Valley Investor

Wednesday, January 13, 2021 - 5:30pm

"Blu sits at an exciting spot, with a blue-sky opportunity and a stellar team," adds Kramlich.

Key Points: 
  • "Blu sits at an exciting spot, with a blue-sky opportunity and a stellar team," adds Kramlich.
  • "The transformation in how media content employs streaming for global consumption calls for a new mindset and technology paradigm.
  • Blu Digital Group, Inc. provides transformative digital supply chain services and software to the media and entertainment industry.
  • For more information about Blu Digital Group, visit http://www.bludigitalgroup.com

Outlook on the Music Streaming Global Market to 2026 - Featuring Amazon, Apple and Spotify Among Others

Wednesday, January 13, 2021 - 1:30pm

The Global Music Streaming Market size is expected to reach $60.5 billion by 2026, rising at a market growth of 16% CAGR during the forecast period.

Key Points: 
  • The Global Music Streaming Market size is expected to reach $60.5 billion by 2026, rising at a market growth of 16% CAGR during the forecast period.
  • The transmission of music in a compressed state by utilizing the internet is termed Music streaming.
  • Moreover, some technological development like growth in voice recognition technology to improve consumer experience is another reason behind the growing market of streaming music during the forecast period.
  • The On-demand Streaming market dominated the Global Music Streaming Market by Service Type 2019.

INAP Announces Second Phase of Los Angeles Flagship Data Center Expansion Fueled By Hybrid Infrastructure Demand

Wednesday, January 13, 2021 - 1:05pm

RESTON, Va., Jan. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- INAP, a global provider of performance-driven, secure hybrid infrastructure solutions, today announced the start of the next phase of its Los Angeles-area flagship data center expansion.

Key Points: 
  • RESTON, Va., Jan. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- INAP, a global provider of performance-driven, secure hybrid infrastructure solutions, today announced the start of the next phase of its Los Angeles-area flagship data center expansion.
  • When all phases are complete, the project will increase the data center's total power capacity from 1.4 MW to 3.2 MW of critical load.
  • The expansion was initiated in June 2019 to accommodate the growth of several key customer environments, as well as broader supply constraints and demand for hybrid infrastructure services in the L.A. data center market.
  • The flagship facility, built in 2012, will boast a power utility efficiency (PUE) of 1.4an above-average mark for multitenant data centers.

Worldwide Data Center Generator Industry to 2025 - DRUPS Systems to Dominate the Market - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, January 13, 2021 - 11:48am

These systems utilize flywheel UPS technology overcoming the problems caught for using VRLA batteries in UPS systems in the market.

Key Points: 
  • These systems utilize flywheel UPS technology overcoming the problems caught for using VRLA batteries in UPS systems in the market.
  • Running multiple DRUPS systems in 2N redundant configuration will be critical for the successful operations of these systems.
  • The four prominent vendors offering DRUPS systems in the global data center generator market are Piller Group, Hitzinger, Euro-Diesel, and Hitech Power Protection.
  • The vendors invest in the development of systems that can be installed facilities that operate high-performance computing (HPC) infrastructure in the global data center generator market.

Straight To View: Nielsen Begins Tracking Premium Theatrical Films Being Distributed On Streaming Platforms

Tuesday, January 12, 2021 - 8:00pm

The evolution of theatrical distribution, especially during the COVID-19 pandemic, has introduced a new opportunity for both consumers and content owners by delivering theatrical releases directly to viewers in the comfort of their own homes.

Key Points: 
  • The evolution of theatrical distribution, especially during the COVID-19 pandemic, has introduced a new opportunity for both consumers and content owners by delivering theatrical releases directly to viewers in the comfort of their own homes.
  • Nielsen's TVOD measurement service will help clients uncover how many people are streaming this type of valuable content in relation to other content options.
  • The past year, underpinned by COVID-19 related uncertainty, has changed consumer behavior, driving a rise in streaming consumption.
  • An S&P 500 company, Nielsen has operations in over 90 countries, covering more than 90% of the world's population.