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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.

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.

Razer Unleashes a Fleet of Wireless Flagships

Tuesday, September 22, 2020 - 5:02pm

Gamers can now enjoy their favorite games unhindered by cords, with the Razer HyperSpeed Wireless Technology maintaining a stable, fast connection.

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  • Gamers can now enjoy their favorite games unhindered by cords, with the Razer HyperSpeed Wireless Technology maintaining a stable, fast connection.
  • Razers HyperSpeed Wireless uses optimized data protocols, and an Adaptive Frequency Technology to increase transmission speeds and stability, delivering the lowest wireless latency of just 195s, 25% faster than other wireless technologies.
  • Powered by Razer HyperSpeed Wireless technology, the headset delivers lossless immersive audio for low-latency wireless gaming, with up to 24 hours of battery life and 12 meters of wireless range.
  • The Razer BlackShark V2 Pro uses the same Razer TriForce Titanium 50mm Drivers that debuted in the multi-award-winning Razer BlackShark V2.

RealWear Announces General Availability of Microsoft Teams for HMT-1 and HMT-1Z1 Headsets for Firstline Workers

Tuesday, September 22, 2020 - 5:01pm

At Microsoft Ignite, RealWear, Inc., a global leader of fully rugged hands-free head-mounted devices for industry, in collaboration with Microsoft, today announced the general availability of Microsoft Teams on RealWear.

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  • At Microsoft Ignite, RealWear, Inc., a global leader of fully rugged hands-free head-mounted devices for industry, in collaboration with Microsoft, today announced the general availability of Microsoft Teams on RealWear.
  • With todays historic announcement of the first 100% hands-free Teams-enabled device, RealWear and Microsoft are poised to meet the global demand for thousands of connected firstline workers.
  • Customers are already receiving tremendous value from Teams on RealWear for firstline workers globally, said Emma Williams, Corporate Vice President, Modern Workplace Transformations.
  • General Availability of Microsoft Teams on RealWear is slated for this October.

Planar Introduces Planar HB Series Huddle Board with Precision Touch

Tuesday, September 22, 2020 - 5:00pm

Planar HB Series Huddle Board features a highly responsive touch performance to recognize up to 20 simultaneous touch points from multiple users and an included stylus to accurately capture even the smallest of characters.

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  • Planar HB Series Huddle Board features a highly responsive touch performance to recognize up to 20 simultaneous touch points from multiple users and an included stylus to accurately capture even the smallest of characters.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200922005026/en/
    Planar introduces the Planar HB Series Huddle Board, a line of new LCD displays quick and efficient collaboration (Photo: Business Wire)
    The Planar HB Series is available in 75-inch and 86-inch sizes featuring 4K resolution and 350-nit brightness, ensuring that everyone in the room can clearly see even the most detailed on-screen content.
  • The Planar HB Series was designed to squarely meet these needs with leading software compatibility, built-in tools and highly responsive touch.
  • Planar HB Series Huddle Board is a trademark of Planar Systems.

SimulTV Picks Limelight Networks’ Edge Compute Services for Global Delivery of Its Fast-Growing Video Network

Tuesday, September 22, 2020 - 4:45pm

Limelight Networks, Inc. (Nasdaq: LLNW) , a leading provider of content delivery network (CDN) and edge cloud services, today announced that SimulTV selected its Edge Compute services to help deliver more than 130 live, online channels worldwide.

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  • Limelight Networks, Inc. (Nasdaq: LLNW) , a leading provider of content delivery network (CDN) and edge cloud services, today announced that SimulTV selected its Edge Compute services to help deliver more than 130 live, online channels worldwide.
  • Limelight Edge Compute gives SimulTV the firepower to compete in major global markets and go up against the big guys, said Steven Turner, CEO at SimulTV.
  • Limelights Edge Compute services leveraged by SimulTV and many others, are part of the companys leading edge offering which ranges from dedicated compute capabilities to serverless environments.
  • Limelight Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: LLNW), a leading provider of digital content delivery, video, cloud security, and edge computing services, empowers customers to provide exceptional digital experiences.

Comcast to Host Third Quarter 2020 Earnings Conference Call

Tuesday, September 22, 2020 - 3:00pm

Comcast Corporation will host a conference call with the financial community to discuss financial results for the third quarter on Thursday, October 29, 2020 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time (ET).

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  • Comcast Corporation will host a conference call with the financial community to discuss financial results for the third quarter on Thursday, October 29, 2020 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time (ET).
  • The conference call will be broadcast live on Comcasts Investor Relations website at www.cmcsa.com .
  • Those parties interested in participating via telephone should dial (800) 263-8495 with the conference ID number 3090648.
  • Comcast Corporation (Nasdaq: CMCSA) is a global media and technology company with three primary businesses: Comcast Cable, NBCUniversal, and Sky.

Brightcove Partners with Cvent to Power the Future of Virtual Events

Tuesday, September 22, 2020 - 2:01pm

In a short amount of time, virtual events have become table stakes for businesses that need to connect with employees, customers, and prospects.

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  • In a short amount of time, virtual events have become table stakes for businesses that need to connect with employees, customers, and prospects.
  • Now, through the Cvent and Brightcove partnership, businesses have the opportunity to deliver engaging event experiences from registration through post-event analytics and attendee follow up.
  • Brightcoves video technology, including Brightcove Live , Video Cloud , and Brightcove Player , helped power the event that was hosted entirely on Cvents Virtual Attendee Hub.
  • Cvents suite of products automate and simplify the entire event management process and maximize the impact of in-person, virtual, and hybrid events.