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Mukul Chawla Joins KKR as Head of Growth Equity in Asia Pacific

Thursday, December 2, 2021 - 2:05am

Global investment firm KKR today announced the appointment of Mukul Chawla as Partner and Head of Growth Equity in Asia Pacific.

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  • Global investment firm KKR today announced the appointment of Mukul Chawla as Partner and Head of Growth Equity in Asia Pacific.
  • Mr. Chawla joins KKR from Temasek, where he was Managing Director, Joint Head of Global Telecom, Media & Technology, Joint-Head of North America, and a member of their investment and management committees.
  • Concurrent with Mr. Chawlas appointment, KKR announced that Lucian Schnefelder, Partner and Head of Technology investing at KKR Asia, is transitioning to the role of KKR Advisor.
  • As a KKR Advisor, Mr. Schnefelder will support KKRs Asia Pacific next generation technology investment strategy and will advise KKRs portfolio companies.

American Cancer Society Discovery Ball Raises ­­­­$2.16 Million In the Fight for Health Equity

Wednesday, December 1, 2021 - 4:25pm

The evening included live entertainment, raffles, an auction, but most importantly, raised $2.16 million contributed to the fight for health equity.

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  • The evening included live entertainment, raffles, an auction, but most importantly, raised $2.16 million contributed to the fight for health equity.
  • The American Cancer Society is committed to continuing the fight for health equity.
  • The ongoing success of the American Cancer Society's Discovery Ball is rooted in a strong foundation of corporate support.
  • For more information on how the American Cancer Society is fighting to close the health equity gap, visit acsheroes.org.

Dell Technologies and AWS Collaborate to Help Customers Protect their Data from Ransomware Attacks

Wednesday, December 1, 2021 - 2:00pm

Through the AWS Marketplace, customers can easily purchase and deploy an air-gapped cyber vault from Dell, the leading provider of data protection appliances & software globally1, to help securely protect and isolate data away from a ransomware attack.

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  • Through the AWS Marketplace, customers can easily purchase and deploy an air-gapped cyber vault from Dell, the leading provider of data protection appliances & software globally1, to help securely protect and isolate data away from a ransomware attack.
  • Dell EMC PowerProtect Cyber Recovery for AWS helps customers address the increasing risk of ransomware and other cyberattacks.
  • "Dell Technologies' cyber recovery solution will help our joint customers face the threat of ransomware and other cyberattacks," said Sabina Joseph, general manager, America's Technology Partners, AWS.
  • "Through Dell EMC PowerProtect Cyber Recovery for AWS, our customers can now have access to a data vault they can purchase and deploy on AWS."

Perygee Nominated for Emerging Tech Company of the Year at the New England Venture Capital Association's 2021 NEVY Awards

Tuesday, November 30, 2021 - 5:32pm

BOSTON, Nov. 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Perygee has announced that it has been shortlisted for the Emerging Tech Company of the Year Award in the 2021 NEVY Awards , hosted by the New England Venture Capital Association (NEVCA) and presented by Dell Technologies.

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  • BOSTON, Nov. 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Perygee has announced that it has been shortlisted for the Emerging Tech Company of the Year Award in the 2021 NEVY Awards , hosted by the New England Venture Capital Association (NEVCA) and presented by Dell Technologies.
  • "That's certainly no exception with our nominated companies for 2021, whose achievements in their respective fields are truly outstanding.
  • The Emerging Company of the Year nomination goes to companies exemplifying New England's leading place in the industry.
  • To learn more about the New England Venture Capital Association, check out their website at www.newenglandvc.org .

On Giving Tuesday, the Michael & Susan Dell Foundation Commits $38 Million toward Addressing Homelessness in Austin, Announces Community Match

Tuesday, November 30, 2021 - 2:47pm

Of the commitment, $36.6 million will be allocated to Multiplying Goodness, a capital campaign for Mobile Loaves & Fishes' Community First!

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  • Of the commitment, $36.6 million will be allocated to Multiplying Goodness, a capital campaign for Mobile Loaves & Fishes' Community First!
  • The Foundation is inviting the community to match the funds to help Mobile Loaves & Fishes reach its $150 million goal.
  • "As Austin grows, it's more important than ever that we care for those most vulnerable in our communities," said Susan Dell, co-founder and board chair of the Michael & Susan Dell Foundation.
  • About The Michael & Susan Dell Foundation:
    The Michael & Susan Dell Foundation ( www.dell.org ) is dedicated to improving the lives of children living in urban povertyacrossthe world.

Global Edge Computing Market Report 2021: Opportunities in the Emergence of Autonomous Vehicles and Connected Car Infrastructure - Forecast to 2026

Tuesday, November 30, 2021 - 11:00am

DUBLIN, Nov. 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Edge Computing Market - Global Forecast to 2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • DUBLIN, Nov. 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Edge Computing Market - Global Forecast to 2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The edge computing software includes edge computing platforms and operating systems that enhance the computing capabilities of edge devices and data centers within the network infrastructure.
  • With the increasing awareness about the edge computing benefits, the growth of the edge computing market could be high among SMEs in the future.
  • Similarly, Dell Technologies, an edge computing infrastructure provider, and AT&T, a telecommunications company, also collaborated to develop an open-source edge computing and 5G software infrastructure.

Edge Computing Markets, 2026 by Component (Hardware, Software, and Services), Application (Smart Cities, IIOT, Remote Monitoring), Organization Size (SMEs and Large Enterprises) - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Monday, November 29, 2021 - 3:29pm

The edge computing software includes edge computing platforms and operating systems that enhance the computing capabilities of edge devices and data centers within the network infrastructure.

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  • The edge computing software includes edge computing platforms and operating systems that enhance the computing capabilities of edge devices and data centers within the network infrastructure.
  • The edge computing platform also helps debug and test data flows on remote data.
  • With the increasing awareness about the edge computing benefits, the growth of the edge computing market could be high among SMEs in the future.
  • Similarly, Dell Technologies, an edge computing infrastructure provider, and AT&T, a telecommunications company, also collaborated to develop an open-source edge computing and 5G software infrastructure.

Egypt's Cloud Leaders Virtually Connect to Push for Sustainable Cloud Transformation for the Country at World Cloud Show

Monday, November 22, 2021 - 1:23am

The World Cloud Show was organised to raise awareness about the socio-technical aspects of Cloud computing in Egypt and the MENA region.

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  • The World Cloud Show was organised to raise awareness about the socio-technical aspects of Cloud computing in Egypt and the MENA region.
  • World Cloud Show - Egypt was officially sponsored by Headline Sponsor - Dell Technologies & Intel and Platinum Sponsor - Trend Micro Incorporated.
  • World Cloud Show is a thought-leadership-driven, business-focused, global series of events that takes place in strategic locations across the world.
  • Trescon is specialized in producing highly focused B2B events that connect businesses with opportunities through conferences, roadshows, expos, demand generation, investor connect and consulting services.

Dell Technologies Used Palisade’s Predictive Analytics Tools to Optimize Global Supply Chain

Wednesday, November 17, 2021 - 12:25pm

Dell Technologies adopted a hybrid replenishment strategy using both ocean and air shipping to ensure inventory and service levels while reducing logistics costs.

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  • Dell Technologies adopted a hybrid replenishment strategy using both ocean and air shipping to ensure inventory and service levels while reducing logistics costs.
  • The supply chain strategy team evaluated the static initial inventory policy to identify an optimal solution that would minimize total fulfillment cost.
  • Francisco Erize, a supply chain digital automation product owner at Dell Technologies, has more than 15 years of experience at Dell in operations research and business improvement.
  • Erize is focused on supply chain technical solutions to improve demand forecasting and strategic supply planning.

MSD Partners Expands Business Development and Investor Relations Teams of Its Private Capital Group with Key Appointments

Monday, November 22, 2021 - 12:30pm

"We are pleased that Carlos and Federico have joined MSD Partners at this key point to expand our engagement with investors and to assist in generating investment opportunities for our Private Capital Group," said Kevin Brown, Co-Head of MSD's Private Capital Group.

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  • "We are pleased that Carlos and Federico have joined MSD Partners at this key point to expand our engagement with investors and to assist in generating investment opportunities for our Private Capital Group," said Kevin Brown, Co-Head of MSD's Private Capital Group.
  • MSD Partners, which was founded in 2009 by the partners of MSD Capital, the family investment office for Michael Dell, Founder & CEO of Dell Technologies, has four core areas of expertise: Credit, Real Estate, Private Capital andGrowth.
  • Additional information on Messrs. Soto and Schiffrin follows below:
    Carlos Soto Managing Director and Head of Business Development, Private Capital Group.
  • For further information about MSD Partners and MSD Private Capital Group, please see msdpartners.com and msdprivatecapital.com.