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Sophos Again Named a Gartner® Peer Insights™ Customers’ Choice for Network Firewalls

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Monday, June 5, 2023

OXFORD, U.K., June 05, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sophos, a global leader in innovating and delivering cybersecurity as a service, today announced it has once again been named a Customers’ Choice in the May 2023 Gartner Voice of the Customer for Network Firewalls report. Sophos is recognized as a Customers’ Choice for the second consecutive year, receiving an overall vendor rating of 4.7 out of 5 across 462 verified customer reviews, as of March 31, 2023.

Key Points: 
  • Excellent firewall for the money,” said a network engineer in the services industry
    “SD-WAN enhancements are a very welcome feature in the latest Sophos OS.
  • Sophos Firewall is part of the Sophos Adaptive Cybersecurity Ecosystem , which integrates Sophos’ entire portfolio of products, services and Sophos X-Ops threat intelligence for faster and more contextual and synchronized detection, protection and response.
  • In this Gartner report, vendors with 20 or more eligible published reviews during the specified 18-month submission period are included.
  • Gartner, Voice of the Customer for Network Firewalls, By Peer Contributors, 31 May 2023.

Stellar Cyber Named a Strong Performer in Gartner Peer Insights™ Voice of the Customer for Network Detection and Response

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Monday, June 5, 2023

Stellar Cyber , the innovator of Open XDR technology, today announced that it has been named a Strong Performer in the Gartner Peer Insights Voice of the Customer for Network Detection and Response.

Key Points: 
  • Stellar Cyber , the innovator of Open XDR technology, today announced that it has been named a Strong Performer in the Gartner Peer Insights Voice of the Customer for Network Detection and Response.
  • Network Detection and Response is just one of the core capabilities built into Stellar Cyber’s AI-driven Open XDR cybersecurity platform, which also includes NDR with next-generation SIEM, TIP and bi-directional integration with any third-party EDR solution.
  • As the report explains, “The “Voice of the Customer” is a document that synthesizes Gartner Peer Insights’ reviews into insights for IT decision makers.
  • “We’re very happy that our customers are reporting their satisfaction through the Gartner Voice of the Customer report.”
    Gartner, Voice of the Customer for Network Detection and Response, Peer Contributors, 29 May 2023
    Gartner and Peer Insights are trademarks of Gartner, Inc. and/or its affiliates.

Atrium Expands its Global Footprint with Acquisition of Talent Solutions and IT Consulting Provider Gibbs Hybrid

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Monday, June 5, 2023

Atrium, a leading Extended Workforce Management and Talent Solutions company, today announced the expansion of its global operations through the acquisition of a majority interest in London, UK-based IT and Business Services Firm Gibbs Hybrid.

Key Points: 
  • Atrium, a leading Extended Workforce Management and Talent Solutions company, today announced the expansion of its global operations through the acquisition of a majority interest in London, UK-based IT and Business Services Firm Gibbs Hybrid.
  • At a time of unprecedented change in how companies deploy their holistic workforce strategies, Atrium and Gibbs Hybrid amplify each other’s capabilities to deliver flexible, data-driven, custom-designed workforce solutions that help organizations successfully navigate the challenges of today’s rapidly evolving talent landscape.
  • Farida Gibbs, Founder, and CEO of Gibbs Hybrid, commented, “When we first began discussions with Atrium, the strong corresponding values shared by our two companies quickly became apparent.
  • Since its inception, Gibbs Hybrid has built a powerful brand rooted in customer-centricity, belief in our people, and excellence in execution.

MissionGO and Linebird Team Up for Advanced Electrical Utility UAS Offerings

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Thursday, June 1, 2023

MissionGO, Inc. and Linebird are teaming up to provide advanced services and training for UAS operations and enhanced special inspections of electrical utility infrastructure.

Key Points: 
  • MissionGO, Inc. and Linebird are teaming up to provide advanced services and training for UAS operations and enhanced special inspections of electrical utility infrastructure.
  • MissionGO is a leading drone solutions expert providing infrastructure inspection for utilities.
  • With this new pairing, MissionGO will be one of the first to offer certified Linebird-equipped drone services for the electrical utility industry.
  • “Becoming a certified Linebird service provider makes perfect sense,” says Chris Corgnati, President and CEO of MissionGO.

GridGain Releases Conference Schedule for Virtual Apache Ignite Summit 2023

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Thursday, June 1, 2023

FOSTER CITY, Calif., June 01, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- GridGain ® , provider of a unified real-time data platform and the company behind Apache Ignite , today announced the conference schedule for Ignite Summit 2023 , the global virtual conference for anyone interested in distributed databases, in-memory computing and Apache Ignite.

Key Points: 
  • FOSTER CITY, Calif., June 01, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- GridGain ® , provider of a unified real-time data platform and the company behind Apache Ignite , today announced the conference schedule for Ignite Summit 2023 , the global virtual conference for anyone interested in distributed databases, in-memory computing and Apache Ignite.
  • Organized by GridGain, Ignite Summit 2023 is designed for developers working with Apache Ignite to address their data speed and scale challenges.
  • Attendees will hear talks from developers and architects using Apache Ignite to create high-performance applications used by millions of people.
  • The virtual Ignite Summit also offers a live Q&A with the speakers and peer-to-peer learning opportunities for both new and advanced users.

ThriftBooks® Wins Gold at Loyalty360 Awards 2023

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Thursday, June 1, 2023

Seattle, WA, June 01, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ThriftBooks Global, LLC , the world’s largest online independent used bookseller, has won Gold in the Customer Insights, Analytics, and Metrics category at the Loyalty360 Awards.

Key Points: 
  • Seattle, WA, June 01, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ThriftBooks Global, LLC , the world’s largest online independent used bookseller, has won Gold in the Customer Insights, Analytics, and Metrics category at the Loyalty360 Awards.
  • The Loyalty360 Awards celebrate outstanding achievements in customer loyalty and engagement, recognizing organizations that go above and beyond in delivering exceptional customer experiences.
  • “The Loyalty360 Awards recognize brands that are actively innovating within the loyalty space,” says Mark Johnson, CEO of Loyalty360.
  • “We’re honored to receive Gold in the Customer Insights, Analytics, and Metrics category at the Loyalty360 Awards,” said Barbara Hagen, Vice President, Sales and Marketing at ThriftBooks.

New Jersey American Water Completes Acquisition of Egg Harbor City Water and Sewer Systems

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Thursday, June 1, 2023

New Jersey American Water announced today it has completed its acquisition of the water and wastewater systems of Egg Harbor City, N.J. for $21.8 million.

Key Points: 
  • New Jersey American Water announced today it has completed its acquisition of the water and wastewater systems of Egg Harbor City, N.J. for $21.8 million.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20230601005799/en/
    Egg Harbor City Mayor Lisa Jiampetti signs agreement to sell its water and wastewater system to New Jersey American Water.
  • From left: Mark McDonough, president of New Jersey American Water and Lisa Jiampetti, Mayor of Egg Harbor City (Photo: Business Wire)
    The state’s WIPA legislation was signed into law in 2015.
  • “We are ready to provide the residents of Egg Harbor City with reliable water and wastewater services, as we do for over 190 municipalities across the state,” said Mark McDonough, president of New Jersey American Water.

Policymaking Comes to Money20/20 Europe

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Thursday, June 1, 2023

“Money20/20 is the place where the entire money ecosystem comes together to debate and understand the rules for the future of financial services,” said Scarlett Sieber, Chief Strategy & Growth Officer at Money20/20.

Key Points: 
  • “Money20/20 is the place where the entire money ecosystem comes together to debate and understand the rules for the future of financial services,” said Scarlett Sieber, Chief Strategy & Growth Officer at Money20/20.
  • “ Digitising the Financial System, One Bond at a Time ” will take place on the Fusion Stage on Tuesday, 6 June at 11:40 CET.
  • “ Making sense of MiCA ” on the Elements Stage on Wednesday, 7 June at 11:20 CET is Vishal Sacheendran, Director, MENA & Europe at Binance.
  • At 15:20 CET on Wednesday, 7 June on the Fusion stage, it’s Germany’s turn to discuss tokenised securities.

Manufacturing PMI® at 46.9%; May 2023 Manufacturing ISM® Report On Business®

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Thursday, June 1, 2023

TEMPE, Ariz., June 1, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Economic activity in the manufacturing sector contracted in May for the seventh consecutive month following a 28-month period of growth, say the nation's supply executives in the latest Manufacturing ISM® Report On Business®.

Key Points: 
  • The New Export Orders Index reading of 50 percent is 0.2 percentage point higher than April's figure of 49.8 percent.
  • Fiore continues, "The U.S. manufacturing sector shrank again, with the Manufacturing PMI® losing a bit of ground compared to the previous month, indicating a faster rate of contraction.
  • Output/Consumption (measured by the Production and Employment indexes) was positive, with a combined 3.4-percentage point upward impact on the Manufacturing PMI® calculation.
  • This is stunting growth and currently making 2023 demand look flat to only slightly up, compared to original projections of 10-percent growth."

Wolters Kluwer recognized as a 2023 Customers' Choice for Financial Planning Software in Gartner® Peer Insights™

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Thursday, June 1, 2023

NEW YORK, June 1, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Wolters Kluwer, a global leader in professional information, software solutions and services, today announced that it has been recognized as a Customers' Choice in the 2023 Gartner Peer Insights Voice of the Customer for Financial Planning Software report; and 97% of verified end-users of CCH Tagetik are Willing to Recommend the comprehensive corporate performance management (CPM) platform, based on 47 reviews as of March 31, 2023.

Key Points: 
  • We also see this recognition as a reflection of our relentless commitment to delivering a superior customer experience from sales to deployment to ongoing support."
  • Gartner, Voice of the Customer for Financial Planning Software, Peer Contributors, 29 May 2023.
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