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AT&T Declares Quarterly Dividend on Preferred Shares

Friday, March 27, 2020 - 9:02pm

The board of directors of AT&T Inc. ( NYSE: T ) today declared quarterly dividends on the companys 5.000% Perpetual Preferred Stock, Series A and the companys 4.750% Perpetual Preferred Stock, Series C. The Series A dividend is $312.50 per preferred share, or $0.3125 per depositary share.

Key Points: 
  • The board of directors of AT&T Inc. ( NYSE: T ) today declared quarterly dividends on the companys 5.000% Perpetual Preferred Stock, Series A and the companys 4.750% Perpetual Preferred Stock, Series C. The Series A dividend is $312.50 per preferred share, or $0.3125 per depositary share.
  • The Series C dividend is $240.7986111 per preferred share, or $0.2407986111 per depositary share.
  • The dividends are payable on May 1, 2020, to stockholders of record at the close of business on April 9, 2020.
  • Reconciliations between the non-GAAP financial measures and the GAAP financial measures are available on the companys website at https://investors.att.com .

Atlantic Broadband Deploys Remote Operations and Virtual Support Tools to Assist Customers During the COVID-19 Crisis

Friday, March 27, 2020 - 7:25pm

Virtual Support: The company has deployed remote virtual support tools that allow care agents and technicians to assist customers in real time via a live, interactive video streaming without the need for an in-home appointment.

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  • Virtual Support: The company has deployed remote virtual support tools that allow care agents and technicians to assist customers in real time via a live, interactive video streaming without the need for an in-home appointment.
  • Expansion of Self-Install Options: In order to reduce the need to deploy an installer to the home, Atlantic Broadband has deployed new self-installation options for customers for services that do not require in-home technical support.
  • Call Ahead Verification: Atlantic Broadband agents are calling ahead before in-home appointments to assess the wellness situation in the household.
  • Atlantic Broadband supports its business clients with 24/7 network monitoring and technical support, professional client care, and dedicated local account executives.

Cohealo to Mitigate COVID-19 Ventilator Shortages by Sharing Between Hospitals

Friday, March 27, 2020 - 4:24pm

Cohealo, a platform for health systems to track and share medical equipment, today announced that the company will begin onboarding customers to their national ventilator sharing network.

Key Points: 
  • Cohealo, a platform for health systems to track and share medical equipment, today announced that the company will begin onboarding customers to their national ventilator sharing network.
  • The solution will enable health systems to monitor capacity and dynamically mobilize ventilators to the hospitals that need them most.
  • Using the Cohealo platform, hospitals can upload inventory, track usage, and develop an operating picture of available capacity across all participating facilities.
  • To join Cohealos national ventilator sharing network, visit https://cohealo.com/
    Based in Boston, Cohealo is recognized as the first company to bring the sharing economy to healthcare.

QSR International Launches Reimagined NVivo Qualitative Data Analysis Software

Friday, March 27, 2020 - 2:51pm

QSR International , the leading developer of qualitative data analysis (QDA) software, today announced the launch of the new NVivo , the latest version of its popular research tool used by health, government, non-profit, academic and commercial researchers worldwide.

Key Points: 
  • QSR International , the leading developer of qualitative data analysis (QDA) software, today announced the launch of the new NVivo , the latest version of its popular research tool used by health, government, non-profit, academic and commercial researchers worldwide.
  • The new version of NVivo offers the most intuitive QDA software experience and extends the reach and power of qualitative research as public/private and geographically disparate collaboration grows to address global issues.
  • The new NVivo collaboration module supports global teams to share research data in a secure, cloud-based environment.
  • Headquartered in the United States, QSR International also maintains offices in Australia and throughout Europe.

Basware Recognized as AP Automation, P2P and E-Procurement Value Leader in Spend Matters SolutionMaps

Friday, March 27, 2020 - 2:05pm

Basware (Nasdaq: BAS1V) announced today that it was named a Value Leader for all five buyer personas in Spend Matters inaugural Accounts Payable (AP) Automation Q1 2020 SolutionMap , and for four buyer personas in Procure-to-Pay (P2P) and E-Procurement in their respective SolutionMap .

Key Points: 
  • Basware (Nasdaq: BAS1V) announced today that it was named a Value Leader for all five buyer personas in Spend Matters inaugural Accounts Payable (AP) Automation Q1 2020 SolutionMap , and for four buyer personas in Procure-to-Pay (P2P) and E-Procurement in their respective SolutionMap .
  • Basware achieved the following rankings:
    P2P SolutionMap: Value Leader for the Deep, Configurator, Turn-Key and CIO-friendly personas
    E-Procurement SolutionMap: Value Leader for the Nimble, Configurator, Turn-Key and CIO- Friendly personas
    "Spend Matters latest SolutionMap update indicates that Baswares P2P research and development continue to pay off, says Xavier Olivera, Spend Matters lead analyst for the procure-to-pay solution market.
  • Basware has achieved SolutionMaps top result of being ranked as a Value Leader, which means that their solution capabilities score well with analysts and that their customers gave Basware good marks.
  • Basware is the only procure-to-pay and e-invoicing solution provider that empowers businesses with 100% spend visibility through 100% supplier connectivity and 100% data capture.

Worldwide Server and Enterprise Storage Systems Markets Will Decline in 2020, Impacted by the COVID-19 Pandemic, According to IDC

Friday, March 27, 2020 - 1:57pm

Source: IDC Worldwide Quarterly Enterprise Storage Systems Tracker, March 26, 2020

Key Points: 
  • Source: IDC Worldwide Quarterly Enterprise Storage Systems Tracker, March 26, 2020
    * Note: Storage Expansion category includes OEM and ODM Storage Expansions.
  • The server market is expected to deliver a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 4.9% over the 2019-2024 forecast period with revenues reaching $116.6 billion in 2024.
  • International Data Corporation (IDC) is the premier global provider of market intelligence, advisory services, and events for the information technology, telecommunications, and consumer technology markets.
  • With more than 1,100 analysts worldwide, IDC offers global, regional, and local expertise on technology and industry opportunities and trends in over 110 countries.

Inspur Continues to Lead Development in IT Infrastructure, Rated “Very Strong” in Data Center Technologies

Friday, March 27, 2020 - 1:07pm

Recently, GlobalData, a world leading data and analytics company, rated Inspur as Very Strong in the data center technologies market in its Company Assessment Datacenter report, an overall rating that was on par with enterprises such as Dell and HPE.

Key Points: 
  • Recently, GlobalData, a world leading data and analytics company, rated Inspur as Very Strong in the data center technologies market in its Company Assessment Datacenter report, an overall rating that was on par with enterprises such as Dell and HPE.
  • The report notes that, from 2014 to 2018, Inspur achieved a compound revenue growth rate of 45%.
  • Thanks to its focus on intelligent computing over the years, Inspur has secured a clear advantage in cloud data centers, AI, open computing, and data storage.
  • Inspur is a leading provider of data center infrastructure, cloud computing, and AI solutions, ranking among the worlds top 3 server manufacturers.

In the Fight Against COVID-19, Veea Stands Ready

Friday, March 27, 2020 - 1:00pm

The entire world is facing an unprecedented time as COVID-19 has disrupted billions of lives and hundreds of millions of businesses around the globe.

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  • The entire world is facing an unprecedented time as COVID-19 has disrupted billions of lives and hundreds of millions of businesses around the globe.
  • Steps are being taken to care for those affected in ways that were unimaginable just weeks ago in temporary facilities.
  • Veea offers a variety of VeeaHub models for both indoor and outdoor installation.
  • We are committed to supporting our healthcare providers and public servants in the fight against this dreaded pandemic across the globe.

Okta Extends Invitation to Join Investor Day Webcast

Friday, March 27, 2020 - 12:00pm

Okta, Inc. (NASDAQ: OKTA), the leading independent provider of identity for the enterprise, today announced that it will webcast its Investor Day in conjunction with Oktane20 Live on Wednesday, April 1, 2020.

Key Points: 
  • Okta, Inc. (NASDAQ: OKTA), the leading independent provider of identity for the enterprise, today announced that it will webcast its Investor Day in conjunction with Oktane20 Live on Wednesday, April 1, 2020.
  • Investor Day content will begin at 11:00 a.m. PDT.
  • Live webcasts of the presentations will be available on the investor relations section of Oktas website at http://investor.okta.com .
  • The Okta Identity Cloud enables organizations to securely connect the right people to the right technologies at the right time.

Ficto Launches Premium Interactive Streaming Network

Friday, March 27, 2020 - 12:00pm

Ficto recognizes that consumers have an insatiable appetite for streaming and that mobile advertising spends are tracking double digital growth.

Key Points: 
  • Ficto recognizes that consumers have an insatiable appetite for streaming and that mobile advertising spends are tracking double digital growth.
  • Based in Los Angeles, Ficto is a free streaming service that offers premium, interactive shows produced exclusively for mobile, available for viewing on iOS and Android.
  • The Ficto platform offers adaptive vertical and horizontal formats putting viewers at the center of the streaming experience.
  • Ficto has pioneered an arsenal of interactive features that enable two-way engagement, which is more native to mobile viewing than any other streaming platform today.