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Global Mutual Benefit and Collaboration Driven by Design, Hebei International Industrial Design Week 2020 Promotes the Construction of Xiongan New Area

Wednesday, September 23, 2020 - 3:28am

With the goal of Global DesignStarting in Xiongan, the Hebei International Industrial Design Week (HIDW) has been held in Xiongan for three consecutive years, bringing together a large number of outstanding design talents from around the world through the Xiongan Design Forum, Industrial Design Innovation Achievement Exhibition, New Product Launch Conference, etc.

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  • With the goal of Global DesignStarting in Xiongan, the Hebei International Industrial Design Week (HIDW) has been held in Xiongan for three consecutive years, bringing together a large number of outstanding design talents from around the world through the Xiongan Design Forum, Industrial Design Innovation Achievement Exhibition, New Product Launch Conference, etc.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200922006101/en/
    Global Mutual Benefit and Collaboration Driven by Design, Hebei International Industrial Design Week 2020 Promotes the Construction of Xiongan New Area (Photo: Business Wire)
    With the theme of Designs Construct of Pluriversality, the third Hebei International Industrial Design Week is successfully held in September 2020.
  • 352 design institutes from 30 countries and regions, more than 3000 design products and nearly 100 industry elites gather in Xiongan New Area of Hebei Province to show the appeal of design and Xiongan to the world.
  • The Goldreed Industrial Design Award (GIDA), as a well-directed industrial design award, has been created to serve the future development and construction since its birth.

KIOXIA Bolsters NVMe-oF Ecosystem with Ethernet SSD Storage; Collaborates with Marvell, Foxconn-Ingrasys and Accton

Wednesday, September 23, 2020 - 3:00am

KIOXIA America, Inc. (formerly Toshiba Memory America, Inc.), is now sampling Ethernet SSDs to select partners and customers interested in validating the benefits of Ethernet attached storage to their existing Ethernet (RoCEv2) networks.

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  • KIOXIA America, Inc. (formerly Toshiba Memory America, Inc.), is now sampling Ethernet SSDs to select partners and customers interested in validating the benefits of Ethernet attached storage to their existing Ethernet (RoCEv2) networks.
  • An EBOF system addresses these challenges through an Ethernet fabric that can scale flash and optimally disaggregate storage from compute.
  • KIOXIAs new drives incorporate the Marvell NVMe-oF Ethernet SSD converter controllers into its enterprise NVMeTM SSDs, bypassing the requirement for an external Ethernet to NVMe bridge adapter.
  • Accton is pleased to collaborate with KIOXIA to deliver this innovative EBOF solution, noted Melody Chiang, senior vice president of product development and management for Accton Technology.

Mandiant Introduces New Cybersecurity Services for Microsoft Customers

Tuesday, September 22, 2020 - 9:01pm

The new services bring together Mandiant expertise and intelligence with Microsoft security products to provide an unprecedented level of security capabilities for customers.

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  • The new services bring together Mandiant expertise and intelligence with Microsoft security products to provide an unprecedented level of security capabilities for customers.
  • Mandiant will initially focus on delivering joint incident response engagements that span across Microsoft and third party technology.
  • Later in the year, Mandiant Managed Defense will introduce support for Microsoft 365 Defender, providing managed detection and response services to its customers.
  • In the coming quarters, Mandiant Managed Defense will include support for additional Microsoft Security solutions to ensure holistic protection for customers.

American Tower to Present at the 2020 RBC Capital Markets Global Tower and Mobile Infrastructure Virtual Investor Day

Tuesday, September 22, 2020 - 9:30pm

American Tower Corporation (NYSE: AMT) today announced that Olivier Puech, its Executive Vice President and President, Latin America and EMEA, is scheduled to present at the 2020 RBC Capital Markets Global Tower and Mobile Infrastructure Virtual Investor Day on Tuesday, September 29, 2020, at 12:40 p.m.

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  • American Tower Corporation (NYSE: AMT) today announced that Olivier Puech, its Executive Vice President and President, Latin America and EMEA, is scheduled to present at the 2020 RBC Capital Markets Global Tower and Mobile Infrastructure Virtual Investor Day on Tuesday, September 29, 2020, at 12:40 p.m.
  • A live webcast link for the event will be available on the Company's website.
  • American Tower, one of the largest global REITs, is a leading independent owner, operator and developer of multitenant communications real estate with a portfolio of approximately 181,000 communications sites.
  • For more information about American Tower, please visit www.americantower.com .

QSC Announces Portfolio of Meeting Room Accessories, Certified for Microsoft Teams Rooms

Tuesday, September 22, 2020 - 8:22pm

QSC proudly announces a complete portfolio of meeting room accessories certified for Microsoft Teams.

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  • QSC proudly announces a complete portfolio of meeting room accessories certified for Microsoft Teams.
  • QSC has worked with Microsoft Teams certified partners Sennheiser and Logitech to provide complete room solutions that simplify installation and management for high-value divisible spaces, training rooms, executive boardrooms, and all-hands spaces while delivering a high quality Microsoft Teams experience for end users.
  • We have worked with Microsoft to remove the guesswork out of specialty room design and deployment for Teams Rooms.
  • Microsoft strives to bring the Teams Rooms experience of seamless collaboration experiences to any space, says Albert Kooiman, Director of Microsoft Teams Devices Partner Engineering and Certification, and the solutions of QSC for Microsoft Teams make it easier to bring the power of Teams to larger, specialized meeting spaces.

SES Advances Digital Transformation with Cloud-First Strategy, Expanded Agreement

Tuesday, September 22, 2020 - 8:00pm

SES today announced plans to significantly advance its digital transformation across its enterprise, operations and development of new services for the cloud-scale era.

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  • SES today announced plans to significantly advance its digital transformation across its enterprise, operations and development of new services for the cloud-scale era.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200922005930/en/
    SES Advances Digital Transformation with Cloud-First Strategy, Expanded Agreement (Photo: Business Wire)
    As an Azure Orbital partner, SES will be co-locating and managing O3b mPOWER gateways with Microsoft Azure locations so its customers are always only one-hop away from their Azure cloud services anywhere in the world.
  • These cloud-based solutions will enable SES customers to enjoy the agility, flexibility and cost-optimisation they require in capitalising on new revenue opportunities.
  • Under the corporate cloud initiative, SES is also moving its IT systems and operations to cloud-based automated services and applications.

SES Becomes Microsoft Azure Orbital Founding Connectivity Partner

Tuesday, September 22, 2020 - 8:00pm

SES today announced it has joined as the medium Earth orbit (MEO) connectivity partner for Microsoft Azure Orbital, Microsofts new managed service enabling network operators to communicate and control their satellite capacity, process data, and scale their operations directly within Azure.

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  • SES today announced it has joined as the medium Earth orbit (MEO) connectivity partner for Microsoft Azure Orbital, Microsofts new managed service enabling network operators to communicate and control their satellite capacity, process data, and scale their operations directly within Azure.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200922005927/en/
    SES Becomes Microsoft Azure Orbital Founding Connectivity Partner (Photo: Business Wire)
    As pioneers in Microsofts new cloud ecosystem in space, the two companies will make joint investments in Azure Orbital ground stations that SES will deploy and manage for the MEO and Earth Observation segments.
  • The integration of both SES and Azure networks will provide O3b mPOWER customers with one-hop access to their Azure cloud services.
  • We are pleased to have found an ideal partner in Microsoft with its new Azure Orbital system.

PagerDuty’s New Integration with Microsoft Teams Powers Real-Time Collaboration Across Distributed Digital Ops Teams

Tuesday, September 22, 2020 - 8:00pm

Integrations like this, that orchestrate remote teamwork in the tools teams love to use, are now essential.

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  • Integrations like this, that orchestrate remote teamwork in the tools teams love to use, are now essential.
  • Customers will not tolerate any delay in the digital services they rely on to learn, shop, live and connect, which means the Digital Ops teams responsible for powering these services must immediately respond and resolve customer issues.
  • With the new PagerDuty Microsoft Teams integration, responders can instantly collaborate over video, share screens and troubleshoot together, in the moment.
  • For more information on PagerDutys Teams integration, now available on desktop and mobile, visit here .

ServiceNow Delivers New Native Workflows in Microsoft Teams to Power the Future of Work

Tuesday, September 22, 2020 - 7:31pm

At Microsoft Ignite 2020, ServiceNow introduced new workflows embedded in Microsoft Teams to improve employee productivity with seamless self-service and faster case resolution.

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  • At Microsoft Ignite 2020, ServiceNow introduced new workflows embedded in Microsoft Teams to improve employee productivity with seamless self-service and faster case resolution.
  • As of April 29, Microsoft Teams had 75 million daily active users , up 70% from just six weeks prior .
  • When used with the new Teams Meeting Extensibility feature, ServiceNow workflows enable agents to be more productive by resolving major incidents directly from within a Microsoft Teams meeting.
  • ServiceNow, the ServiceNow logo, Now, and other ServiceNow marks are trademarks and/or registered trademarks of ServiceNow, Inc. in the United States and/or other countries.

Synthetaic Founder and CEO, Corey Jaskolski, Named Rolex National Geographic Explorer of the Year

Tuesday, September 22, 2020 - 5:57pm

Today, the National Geographic Society announced Corey Jaskolski as the Rolex National Geographic Explorer of the Year.

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  • Today, the National Geographic Society announced Corey Jaskolski as the Rolex National Geographic Explorer of the Year.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200922005876/en/
    Corey Jaskolski, 2020 Rolex National Geographic Explorer of the Year and CEO and founder of Synthetaic (Photo: Business Wire)
    A National Geographic Fellow since 2012, Jaskolski has designed, built and deployed technologies for exploration and conservation missions across all seven continents and in some of the worlds most remote and unforgiving environments.
  • Its this work, in particular, that led Jaskolski to found Synthetaic , a synthetic data company that grows high-quality data to unlock impossible AI.
  • Working with National Geographic has been one of the most rewarding experiences of my life.