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15th Asian Financial Forum attracts 63,000+ views

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Wednesday, January 12, 2022 - 10:00am

As of 11 January, the AFF virtual platform had seen more than 63,000 views from 80 countries and regions.

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  • As of 11 January, the AFF virtual platform had seen more than 63,000 views from 80 countries and regions.
  • Jean-Claude Trichet, Former President, European Central Bank, offered his views on how the financial industry, regulators and policymakers should step up their concerted efforts in addressing key issues related to monetary stability in times of uncertainty.
  • Delivering his remarks on the second morning of AFF 2022, Paul Chan, Financial Secretary of the HKSAR, noted the tremendous opportunities for Hong Kong's financial market created by Mainland China's continued development.
  • PwC and the HKTDC jointly presented a pulse survey, "ESG Investing: Challenges and Opportunities for Hong Kong", during AFF 2022.

ROSTELECOM PJSC: Rostelecom BoD extends Michail Osseevsky's CEO mandate

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Monday, December 27, 2021 - 12:02pm

From 1986 to 1993, he worked in the Scientific Research Institute of Electrophysical Apparatus (NIIEFA in Russian).

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  • From 1986 to 1993, he worked in the Scientific Research Institute of Electrophysical Apparatus (NIIEFA in Russian).
  • PJSC Rostelecom is the largest integrated digital services and products provider, operating in all segments of the telecommunications market in Russia.
  • Tele2 Russia, a Rostelecom subsidiary, is a major player in the mobile market with the industry leading NPS, a customer satisfaction benchmark.
  • Rostelecom has been assigned 'BBB-' and 'BB+' international credit ratings by Fitch Ratings and Standard & Poor's respectively, and AA(RU) by ACRA.

Kyligence CEO Identifies Big Data, Cloud, AI and Data Analytics Predictions for 2022

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Thursday, December 16, 2021 - 1:00pm

SAN JOSE, Calif., Dec. 16, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kyligence , originator of Apache Kylin and developer of the AI-augmented data services and management platform Kyligence Cloud , today announced its predictions for the important trends in data analytics for 2022.

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  • SAN JOSE, Calif., Dec. 16, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kyligence , originator of Apache Kylin and developer of the AI-augmented data services and management platform Kyligence Cloud , today announced its predictions for the important trends in data analytics for 2022.
  • According to Luke Han, co-founder and CEO at Kyligence and co-creator and PMC chair of the Apache Kylin project, the data analytics world has not stood still in the past year.
  • The following trends guide his predictions for 2022:
    In 2022, we can expect the continued decline of the Hadoop platform.
  • Expect CIOs and data teams to continue to de-emphasize Hadoop and to continue the process of removing it from their production data stack.

Kyligence Ranked One of the Fastest-Growing Companies in North America on the 2021 Deloitte Technology Fast 500™

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Wednesday, November 17, 2021 - 4:00pm

Each year the Technology Fast 500 shines a light on leading innovators in technology and this year is no exception, said Paul Silverglate, vice chair, Deloitte LLP and U.S. technology sector leader.

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  • Each year the Technology Fast 500 shines a light on leading innovators in technology and this year is no exception, said Paul Silverglate, vice chair, Deloitte LLP and U.S. technology sector leader.
  • Now in its 27th year, the Deloitte Technology Fast 500 provides a ranking of the fastest-growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences, fintech, and energy tech companies both public and private in North America.
  • Technology Fast 500 award winners are selected based on percentage fiscal year revenue growth from 2017 to 2020.
  • Additionally, companies must be in business for a minimum of four years and be headquartered within North America.

Kyligence Named a Finalist for CRN’s 2021 Tech Innovator Award

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Monday, November 8, 2021 - 5:15pm

SAN JOSE, Calif., Nov. 08, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kyligence , originator of Apache Kylin and developer of the AI-augmented data services and management platform Kyligence Cloud , announced today that CRN, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Kyligence as a Finalist for the 2021 CRN Tech Innovator Awards.

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  • SAN JOSE, Calif., Nov. 08, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kyligence , originator of Apache Kylin and developer of the AI-augmented data services and management platform Kyligence Cloud , announced today that CRN, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Kyligence as a Finalist for the 2021 CRN Tech Innovator Awards.
  • Kyligence Cloud 4.5 is a self-tuning analytics platform that powers interactive data applications, dashboards, ad-hoc exploration, and real-time analytics on streaming data.
  • With Kyligence Smart Tiered Storage and Apache Kylin based OLAP technology, Kyligence Cloud 4.5 accelerates analytical queries and ad-hoc analysis in a single platform.
  • Id like to personally congratulate each and every one of this years CRN Tech Innovator Award winners.

AR Waveguide Leader Dispelix Announces $33M Investment

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Monday, November 8, 2021 - 5:08pm

All existing investors including Lifeline Ventures, VTT Ventures, Finnish Industry Investment and 3M Ventures participated in this round, bringing the total funding to date to $50 million.

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  • All existing investors including Lifeline Ventures, VTT Ventures, Finnish Industry Investment and 3M Ventures participated in this round, bringing the total funding to date to $50 million.
  • "Our patented see-through display technology is the key enabler for augmented reality devices such as smart-glasses where weight, display quality and form factor are key attributes.
  • "This new investment will allow us to serve more OEM customers better and faster, as their trusted and dedicated waveguide partner."
  • "Dispelix' see-through displays are the lightest and thinnest on the market and maintain vivid colors, image quality and wide field-of-view" commented Juuso Olkkonen, CTO and co-founder of the company.

OceanBase’s New Database Open-Source Program Draws More Than 21,300 Developers and 50 Institutional Partners Including Trip.com, Kuaishou, Meituan and Bilibili

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Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 11:22am

OceanBase, an enterprise-level distributed relational database provider, has drawn more than 21,300 users and 50 institutional partners to its open-source program within months of its official launch, with leading internet companies such as Trip.com, Kuaishou, Meituan and Bilibili joining the community.

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  • OceanBase, an enterprise-level distributed relational database provider, has drawn more than 21,300 users and 50 institutional partners to its open-source program within months of its official launch, with leading internet companies such as Trip.com, Kuaishou, Meituan and Bilibili joining the community.
  • OceanBases distributed architecture, combined with the teams efficient technical support, is exactly what we need."
  • The enterprise version of OceanBase database also serves numerous institutions, including the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China, China Construction Bank, Bank of Nanjing, Sinopec, and China Mobile Zhejiang.
  • Launched in 2010, OceanBase is an enterprise-level distributed relational database developed by Ant Group.

Virtual Gathering of Global CX visionaries to Explore ASEAN's Untapped Opportunities in FSI

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Monday, October 18, 2021 - 12:56pm

On 21st October 2021, the 5th edition of World CX Summit -- FSI will bring together key players and experts to help ASEAN countries to digitize at speed and scale.

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  • On 21st October 2021, the 5th edition of World CX Summit -- FSI will bring together key players and experts to help ASEAN countries to digitize at speed and scale.
  • The summit will be hosted on the virtual events platform Vmeets to help participants network and conduct business in an interactive and immersive virtual environment.
  • World CX Summit - FSI is officially sponsored by Lead Sponsor - UserTesting; Platinum Sponsor - Sitecore; Gold Sponsor - OutSystems, Servicenow, Creatio; Silver Sponsors - Freshworks, Teleperformance.
  • World CX Summit is a thought-leadership-driven, business-focused, global series of events that takes place in strategic locations across the world.

SJSemi Funded by $300M of Series C Financing

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Friday, October 8, 2021 - 11:49am

This newest funding round brings SJSemi's total amount raised to $630 million and valuation will be more than $1B.

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  • This newest funding round brings SJSemi's total amount raised to $630 million and valuation will be more than $1B.
  • SJSemi is China's first 300mm MEOL (Middle-End-Of-Line) foundry specializing on advanced Bumping and wafer level packaging (WLP).
  • Said Mr. Dong Cui, Chairman and CEO of the company, "It's extremely important and meaningful after SJSemi's capital restructurein June.
  • Located in Jiangyin, Jiangsu province, SJSemi was founded in August 2014.

Kyligence Joins AWS ISV Accelerate Program

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Wednesday, September 29, 2021 - 1:00pm

SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 29, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kyligence , originator of Apache Kylin and developer of the AI-augmented data services and management platform Kyligence Cloud, announced today that it has been accepted into the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Independent Software Vendor (ISV) Accelerate Program , a co-sell program for AWS Partners who provide software solutions that run on or integrate with AWS.

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  • SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 29, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kyligence , originator of Apache Kylin and developer of the AI-augmented data services and management platform Kyligence Cloud, announced today that it has been accepted into the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Independent Software Vendor (ISV) Accelerate Program , a co-sell program for AWS Partners who provide software solutions that run on or integrate with AWS.
  • Acceptance into the AWS ISV Accelerate program enables Kyligence to meet customer needs through collaboration with the AWS Sales organization.
  • Close collaboration with the AWS Sales team enables Kyligence to provide better outcomes to AWS customers, as AWS ISV Accelerate Partners and the AWS team work together.
  • The AWS ISV Accelerate Program provides Kyligence with co-sell support and benefits to easily gain access to millions of active AWS customers with AWS field sellers globally.