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Nursing Skills, the second in a series of Open RN nursing education titles, now available on XanEdu's free FlexEd Courseware Platform

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 2:00pm

XanEdu FlexEd digital courseware adds Nursing Skills, an affordable alternative to traditional nursing course materials.

Key Points: 
  • XanEdu FlexEd digital courseware adds Nursing Skills, an affordable alternative to traditional nursing course materials.
  • Nursing Skillsjoins Nursing Pharmacology as part of a five-book series of high quality, peer-reviewed nursing titles authored by the Open RN team.
  • The third title, Nursing Fundamentals, will be available this winter, with FlexEd courseware available shortly thereafter.
  • Nursing: Mental Health & Community Concepts and Nursing Management and Professional Concepts, will be available in 2022.

Financial Data Exchange Releases FDX API 5.0

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 1:30pm

The Financial Data Exchange (FDX) today announced a major update of its common open finance standards via the release of FDX API version 5.0.

Key Points: 
  • The Financial Data Exchange (FDX) today announced a major update of its common open finance standards via the release of FDX API version 5.0.
  • Some new components of FDX API 5.0 include:
    Consumer Control Dashboard Designs FDXs updated User Experience Guidelines 2.0 now include design guidelines for the implementation of consumer dashboards at data providers (i.e., financial institutions), data recipients (i.e., fintech apps) and data access platforms (i.e., financial data aggregators) so that consumers will be empowered with ongoing transparency and control of their financial data sharing activity.
  • Reciprocal Two-Way Data Sharing between Data Providers & Third Party Fintechs Financial data sharing has traditionally been understood as a one-way street where users share their own financial data from a data provider like a bank or brokerage firm with a third-party data recipient like a fintech application or service, often through a data access platform.
  • FDX API 5.0 is free to access and use subject to the terms of the FDX API License Agreement and FDX members can access all documentation regarding FDX API 5.0 through the FDX member confluence page.

DGAP-News: Media and Games Invest SE: Sameer Sondhi and Ionut Ciobotaru to become co-CEOs of MGI's media segment Verve Group, building the leading global full stack omnichannel ad platform

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 5:13pm

Media and Games Invest SE: Sameer Sondhi and Ionut Ciobotaru to become co-CEOs of MGI's media segment Verve Group, building the leading global full stack omnichannel ad platform

Key Points: 
  • Media and Games Invest SE: Sameer Sondhi and Ionut Ciobotaru to become co-CEOs of MGI's media segment Verve Group, building the leading global full stack omnichannel ad platform
    The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.
  • Sameer Sondhi and Ionut Ciobotaru add: "We want to continue the strong revenue growth of Verve and simultaneously further improve our EBITDA.
  • Already today, Verve is one of the leading worldwide mobile exchanges and has a very strong position in data and Connected TV.
  • Sameer Sondhi joined Verve in early 2020 and previously held management positions at InMobi, Opera Media, Ground Truth, among others.

Ceros Announces Acquisition of Design-to-Code Platform Avocode

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 2:00pm

NEW YORK, Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Ceros , the cloud-based, no-code design platform powering the most exceptional interactive digital content, announced today its acquisition of Prague-based Avocode , the revolutionary design-to-code platform used by companies including eBay, Panasonic and Tesla.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Ceros , the cloud-based, no-code design platform powering the most exceptional interactive digital content, announced today its acquisition of Prague-based Avocode , the revolutionary design-to-code platform used by companies including eBay, Panasonic and Tesla.
  • Avocode's technology is perfectly suited to Ceros' mission of helping the world unlock creativity, Ceros CEO Simon Berg said.
  • "We are insanely excited about the Avocode team and technology becoming part of the Ceros family," Berg said.
  • Avocode CEO Vu Hoang Anh sees Ceros as a leader in the creative industry and has experienced firsthand Ceros' support for the company's Open Design API.

SonarSource Reaches 15,000 Commercial Customers Milestone, Helping Businesses Across All Industries Deliver Better Software

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 1:00pm

SonarSource products support 29 languages including the most used coding languages -- JavaScript, TypeScript, Java, C#, PHP, C, C++ and Python -- as well as provide checks relying on advanced taint analysis technology to quickly detect if code is exposed to the most common vulnerabilities highlighted by the Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP) Top 10 and recent Common Weakness Enumeration (CWE) Top 25 lists. With SonarSource, developers receive far fewer false positives and get much more time to code. This not only means less busy work for developers who otherwise must sift through seemingly endless alerts, but also fewer real vulnerabilities are overlooked.

Key Points: 
  • This achievement is fueled by the demand for its developer-first open source and commercial products that help developers across organizations of all sizes write better code in real time.
  • The companys open source products have driven widespread adoption, with more than 300,000 companies relying on SonarSource globally today.
  • SonarSources sole mission over the last 13 years has been to offer products that empower developers to write better code, said Olivier Gaudin, CEO and co-founder of SonarSource.
  • Trusted by more than 300,000 organizations globally, SonarSource products are considered integral to deliver better, safer software.

The Open Group October Virtual Event To Celebrate 25 Years of Open Technology Standards

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 9:00am

The Open Group , the vendor-neutral technology standards consortium, is hosting its upcoming Open Digital Standards event October 25 27, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • The Open Group , the vendor-neutral technology standards consortium, is hosting its upcoming Open Digital Standards event October 25 27, 2021.
  • The Open Digital Standards event will bring together vendors and end-user organizations from across the globe to discuss how the cross-industry development of open standards is helping businesses become digital-first.
  • The virtual event will start at 11:30 am Shanghai local time on Tuesday October 26 (8:30 pm PDT October 25), and finish at 1:30 pm local time in Boston on Wednesday October 27.
  • On Wednesday, attendees will have the opportunity to hear from The Open Group CDO Dave Lounsbury and Micro Focus CTO Dr. Lars Rossen about open standards for the digital enterprise and agile world.

Tucows' Ting Internet Accelerates Growth with Acquisition of Simply Bits

Monday, October 18, 2021 - 12:50pm

This acquisition will be made through Ting Internet, a leading fiber internet provider in the U.S. and a subsidiary of Tucows.

Key Points: 
  • This acquisition will be made through Ting Internet, a leading fiber internet provider in the U.S. and a subsidiary of Tucows.
  • This purchase allows Ting to quickly enter the Southern Arizona market, leverage Simply Bits' wireless expertise, and to build off of Simply Bits' small but growing fiber footprint.
  • Ting will also retain Simply Bits' employees, including senior management, with assistance and guidance from Simply Bits' founding members.
  • "The merging of Simply Bits wireless network with Ting resources and fiber deployments will benefit our current and future customers and allow them state of the art internet delivery options," said Bradley Feder, partner, Simply Bits.

UPL Announces Long-term Collaboration With Chr. Hansen To Develop And Commercialize Microbial Solutions For Sustainable Agriculture

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 6:07pm

MUMBAI, India, Oct. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- UPL Ltd. ('UPL') (NSE: UPL) (BSE: 512070), a world-leading champion of sustainable agriculture and OpenAg™, has announced a long-term strategic collaboration with Chr. Hansen, a global bioscience company, to develop microbial-based biosolutions (including biostimulants and biopesticides) that will help growers around the world fight pests and diseases, and improve crop quality and yields.

Key Points: 
  • Through this collaboration, UPL will use its global presence to undertake research and identify opportunities and product concepts to address farmers' pain points.
  • Hansen will design biological products based on their microbial capabilities and UPL will register and commercialize these products via its extensive global distribution network.
  • Hansen to further expand our portfolio of products and technologies and to offer new and sustainable solutions for more farming communities.
  • Hansen's unique microbial experience and expertise presents a powerful opportunity to change the game for farmers and for sustainable agriculture globally.

UPL Announces Long-term Collaboration With Chr. Hansen To Develop And Commercialize Microbial Solutions For Sustainable Agriculture

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 6:01pm

MUMBAI, India, Oct. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- UPL Ltd. ('UPL') (NSE: UPL) (BSE: 512070), a world-leading champion of sustainable agriculture and OpenAg, has announced a long-term strategic collaboration with Chr.

Key Points: 
  • MUMBAI, India, Oct. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- UPL Ltd. ('UPL') (NSE: UPL) (BSE: 512070), a world-leading champion of sustainable agriculture and OpenAg, has announced a long-term strategic collaboration with Chr.
  • Hansen will design biological products based on their microbial capabilities and UPL will register and commercialize these products via its extensive global distribution network.
  • Hansen to further expand our portfolio of products and technologies and to offer new and sustainable solutions for more farming communities.
  • Hansen's unique microbial experience and expertise presents a powerful opportunity to change the game for farmers and for sustainable agriculture globally.

OpenEnvoy Offers Unique Spend Tracking and Insights through their AP Automation Solution

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 2:00pm

Spend Insights encompasses live dashboards and reporting for automated invoice auditing and spend analysis.

Key Points: 
  • Spend Insights encompasses live dashboards and reporting for automated invoice auditing and spend analysis.
  • "As the first preventative AP Automation solution, OpenEnvoy is in a unique position to bring deep analytics in real-time to our customers," said Matthew Tillman, CEO of OpenEnvoy.
  • "For the first time, customers can view detailed spend insights by GL code, supplier, and department without any manual setup."
  • OpenEnvoy's AP automation is lightweight, quick to deploy, and the solutions provided are designed to support CFOs, Controllers, and finance teams with:
    Reliable insights - See detailed account-level spend insights on 4 unique dashboards: company spend, supplier scoring, accounting task lists, and disputes.