Uptime

Webinar | When Payments Fail: Sizing Up Downtime in the Digital Surge

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 3:17pm

The conversation will explore the state of resilience in payments, focusing on the historic surge in digital banking and payments volume, which is creating increased demand for innovative financial services, while putting underlying infrastructure to the test.

Key Points: 
  • The conversation will explore the state of resilience in payments, focusing on the historic surge in digital banking and payments volume, which is creating increased demand for innovative financial services, while putting underlying infrastructure to the test.
  • Andy Lawrence - Executive Director of Research, Uptime Institute
    Richard Ishak - Sales Director, Downdetector
    The moderated conversation will be followed by a Q&A session for attendees.
  • Click here to register for the November 3rd webinar .
  • Uptime Institute has served as the global standard for digital infrastructure reliability, resiliency, sustainability and efficiency for over 25 years.

Advatix goes local in Latin America through acquisition of UP-Time.cl, an operations consulting company based in Santiago, Chile, bringing industry leading eCommerce solutions to Latin America

Friday, October 8, 2021 - 12:00pm

This acquisition will help speed up eCommerce transformation in Latin America.

Key Points: 
  • This acquisition will help speed up eCommerce transformation in Latin America.
  • Advatix services that are now offered in LATAM include Operations Consulting, Centralized Global Command Center, and Technology Platforms for Fulfillment, Inventory Management and Logistics.
  • Through this acquisition, Advatix also gains a local, experienced team and proprietary engineering technology for fulfillment that can support Advatix customers worldwide.
  • It is an Operations Consulting and Engineering Solutions company based in Santiago, Chile.

Advatix goes local in Latin America through acquisition of UP-Time.cl, an operations consulting company based in Santiago, Chile, bringing industry leading eCommerce solutions to Latin America

Tuesday, October 5, 2021 - 2:00pm

This acquisition will help speed up eCommerce transformation in Latin America.

Key Points: 
  • This acquisition will help speed up eCommerce transformation in Latin America.
  • Advatix services that are now offered in LATAM include Operations Consulting, Centralized Global Command Center, and Technology Platforms for Fulfillment, Inventory Management and Logistics.
  • Through this acquisition, Advatix also gains a local, experienced team and proprietary engineering technology for fulfillment that can support Advatix customers worldwide.
  • It is an Operations Consulting and Engineering Solutions company based in Santiago, Chile.

Valmet to supply a high-capacity winder to Norske Skog in France

Thursday, September 23, 2021 - 9:48am

HELSINKI, Sept. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Valmet will supply a high-capacity OptiWin Pro winder to Norske Skog's Golbey mill in France.

Key Points: 
  • HELSINKI, Sept. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Valmet will supply a high-capacity OptiWin Pro winder to Norske Skog's Golbey mill in France.
  • We also liked to work with Valmet's sales team to reach this agreement," says Yves Bailly, Managing Director at Norske Skog Golbey.
  • "The OptiWin Pro winder that will be delivered to Norske Skog Golbey is a state-of the-art winder combining all our expertise from our long history of winder development and deliveries.
  • The Norske Skog Group operates four mills in Europe, of which two will produce recycled containerboard following planned conversion projects.

Park Place Technologies Offers Strengthened Professional Services Portfolio

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 1:00pm

Park Place Professional Services delivers value-added services that complement Park Place's core hardware maintenance business.  Professional Services works with clients to innovate technical solutions to IT challenges. These challenges can be centralized in a data center or distributed across the customer's IT infrastructure. As the global leader in data center maintenance, Park Place understands the client's entire IT infrastructure; adding Professional Services further simplifies "one-stop shop" access to data center needs -- saving time and money while protecting Uptime.

Key Points: 
  • Park Place Professional Services delivers value-added services that complement Park Place's core hardware maintenance business.
  • While Park Place previously offered several Professional Services offerings as part of its client experience portfolio, the Curvature acquisition greatly expands the depth and breadth of available services.
  • Hal Malstrom, Park Place GM of Professional Services, said the integration of Curvature's Professional Services strengths further distances Park Place from competitors.
  • Park Place's industry-leading and award-winning services include hardware maintenance, ParkView Managed Services, Entuity software, Curvature Hardware sales, and bespoke Professional Services.

Park Place Technologies Offers Strengthened Professional Services Portfolio

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 1:00pm

Park Place Professional Services delivers value-added services that complement Park Place's core hardware maintenance business.  Professional Services works with clients to innovate technical solutions to IT challenges. These challenges can be centralized in a data center or distributed across the customer's IT infrastructure. As the global leader in data center maintenance, Park Place understands the client's entire IT infrastructure; adding Professional Services further simplifies "one-stop shop" access to data center needs -- saving time and money while protecting Uptime.

Key Points: 
  • Park Place Professional Services delivers value-added services that complement Park Place's core hardware maintenance business.
  • While Park Place previously offered several Professional Services offerings as part of its client experience portfolio, the Curvature acquisition greatly expands the depth and breadth of available services.
  • Hal Malstrom, Park Place GM of Professional Services, said the integration of Curvature's Professional Services strengths further distances Park Place from competitors.
  • Park Place's industry-leading and award-winning services include hardware maintenance, ParkView Managed Services, Entuity software, Curvature Hardware sales, and bespoke Professional Services.

KCF Technologies announces landmark achievement of $2 billion in customer savings following the 100,00th machine health sensor installation, ahead of their first virtual summit event

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 4:16pm

KCF's Comprehensive Machine Health Platform helps customers in all industrial sectors eliminate downtime, eradicate workplace injuries, and reduce waste.

Key Points: 
  • KCF's Comprehensive Machine Health Platform helps customers in all industrial sectors eliminate downtime, eradicate workplace injuries, and reduce waste.
  • KCF documented customer savings surpassed the $2 Billion landmark since the inception of their Comprehensive Machine Health Platform, just as the 100,000th wireless sensor was being deployed.
  • KCF's upcoming Virtual Customer Summit will see keynotes and asset-specific applications to address issues across all industries.
  • Founded in 2000, KCF develops technologies and services that empower industrial businesses to improve performance, reduce downtime, and optimize operations.

EdgeConneX® to Acquire Global Data Center (GDC), an Israeli-based Data Center Operator

Monday, August 16, 2021 - 2:03pm

HERNDON, Va., Aug. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- EdgeConneX , the pioneer in global Hyperlocal to Hyperscale Data Center Solutions, today announces that it has agreed to acquire Global Data Center (GDC), an Israel-based data center operator headquartered in Herzliya, the hub of Israel's hi-tech district.

Key Points: 
  • HERNDON, Va., Aug. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- EdgeConneX , the pioneer in global Hyperlocal to Hyperscale Data Center Solutions, today announces that it has agreed to acquire Global Data Center (GDC), an Israel-based data center operator headquartered in Herzliya, the hub of Israel's hi-tech district.
  • "Global Data Center is joining EdgeConnex following seven years of great momentum in our business," commented Moshe Lasman, Global Data Center Founder and CEO.
  • "EdgeConneX brings over a decade of experience building out a global data center platform that includes approximately 50 data centers in over 40 markets around the world and spans everything from hyperlocal edge facilities to hyperscale data center campuses.Together, we will be able to best serve the local data center infrastructure needs in Israel and global requirements anywhere in the world."
  • "For our Israeli customers, nothing changes practically in regard to Global Data Center, organizationally, operationally, or strategically," Lasman added.

ChargePoint acquires eBus and commercial vehicle management provider ViriCiti to accelerate fleet electrification

Wednesday, August 11, 2021 - 12:30pm

ChargePoint Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CHPT), a leading electric vehicle (EV) charging network operating in North America and Europe, today announced it acquired ViriCiti, a leading provider of electrification solutions for eBus and commercial fleets.

Key Points: 
  • ChargePoint Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CHPT), a leading electric vehicle (EV) charging network operating in North America and Europe, today announced it acquired ViriCiti, a leading provider of electrification solutions for eBus and commercial fleets.
  • Along with the pending acquisition of leading European e-mobility technology provider hastobe, this transaction confirms ChargePoints commitment to the electrification of fleet and commercial segments in North America and Europe.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210811005438/en/
    ChargePoint acquires eBus and commercial vehicle management provider ViriCiti to accelerate fleet electrification (Graphic: Business Wire)
    ViriCiti will enhance the ChargePoint fleet solution portfolio of hardware, software and services by integrating information sources to optimize electric fleet operations, including battery management, charging station monitoring, OEM-agnostic telematics, vehicle maintenance and vehicle operations data.
  • Adding ViriCitis vehicle management capabilities to our fleet portfolio allows ChargePoint to deliver more functionality to eBus and commercial fleet operators, while remaining open to integration with existing telematics systems.

UPTIME Energy Partners with #1 Overall NBA Draft Pick, Cade Cunningham, to Highlight Healthier Energy

Friday, July 30, 2021 - 2:00pm

"In college, traditional energy drinks didn't appeal to me

Key Points: 
  • "In college, traditional energy drinks didn't appeal to me
    so I was extremely excited to discover UPTIME.
  • UPTIME gives me the balanced energy and mental focus I need to be my best on and off the court."
  • "Cade perfectly embodies healthier energy," said Ben Kim, CEO of UPTIME.
  • Cade Cunningham, one of the most highly-touted basketball prospects in the last decade, was selected #1 Overall in the 2021 NBA Draft.