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Hitachi Collaborates with NVIDIA to Accelerate Digital Transformation with Generative AI

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Tuesday, March 19, 2024

Hitachi will invest in expanding the training of engineers on NVIDIA software platforms - including CUDA, NVIDIA AI Enterprise(1), Omniverse(2) and Modulus(3) -- among other collaborative measures.

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  • Hitachi will invest in expanding the training of engineers on NVIDIA software platforms - including CUDA, NVIDIA AI Enterprise(1), Omniverse(2) and Modulus(3) -- among other collaborative measures.
  • In May 2023 Hitachi launched its advanced Generative AI Center to promote the safe and effective use of generative AI both inside and outside the company(5).
  • Hitachi has successfully deployed generative AI in numerous use cases to boost innovation, improve efficiency and productivity for employees and clients.
  • "Thecombined technologies of Hitachi and NVIDIA can power the next wave of digital transformation, enabling organizations to push the boundaries of manufacturing and industrialization."

HKTDC launches seven events to cover lifestyle sectors and licensing in late April

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Thursday, April 11, 2024

The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) will host seven events covering lifestyle products and licensing industry in April.

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  • The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) will host seven events covering lifestyle products and licensing industry in April.
  • These seven events further promote Hong Kong's lifestyle and creative industries, helping the sectors seize global opportunities.
  • Sophia Chong, Deputy Executive Director of the HKTDC, said: "This year, the HKTDC continues to coincide its seven events to highlight lifestyle products and licensing opportunities in late April to create more synergies.
  • The seven lifestyle events include six products fairs and one licensing conference.

Siemba Expands Advisory Board with Appointment of Cybersecurity Veteran Sajan Gautam

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Friday, May 10, 2024

ATLANTA, May 9, 2024 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Siemba Inc, today announced that the company has appointed Sajan Gautam, cybersecurity expert and former Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) at the Arvest Bank and SVP of Global Information Security at CITI, to its Advisory Board.

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  • Siemba Inc appoints cybersecurity expert Sajan Gautam to its Advisory Board, enhancing its AI-driven security strategies with his extensive experience.
  • ATLANTA, May 9, 2024 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Siemba Inc , today announced that the company has appointed Sajan Gautam, cybersecurity expert and former Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) at the Arvest Bank and SVP of Global Information Security at CITI, to its Advisory Board.
  • "- Sajan Gautam
    Sajan, transitioning from a senior cybersecurity executive to an advisor/investor, brings over two decades of experience across diverse information security positions, each with increasing levels of responsibility.
  • "Sajan's extensive background in strengthening cyber defenses against top-tier hackers and developing comprehensive cybersecurity strategies for global organizations adds unparalleled insight to Siemba's Advisory Board," stated Kannan Udayarajan, Founder and CEO of Siemba.

Ivalua Named a Market Leader in the Ardent Partners 2024 Strategic Sourcing Technology Advisor

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Thursday, May 9, 2024

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., May 9, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Ivalua, a global leader in spend management, today announced that it has been named a Market Leader in the Ardent Partners "2024 Strategic Sourcing Technology Advisor." The report evaluated the 8 vendors Ardent identified as solution and market leaders in the strategic sourcing space, placing Ivalua in the Market Leaders Quadrant based on its solution and provider strength.

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  • REDWOOD CITY, Calif., May 9, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Ivalua , a global leader in spend management, today announced that it has been named a Market Leader in the Ardent Partners "2024 Strategic Sourcing Technology Advisor."
  • The report evaluated the 8 vendors Ardent identified as solution and market leaders in the strategic sourcing space, placing Ivalua in the Market Leaders Quadrant based on its solution and provider strength.
  • The report noted that Ivalua is a "pioneer when it comes to deploying Generative AI and has already released nine use case capabilities in strategic sourcing.
  • "Ivalua is proud to be recognized by Ardent Partners as a Market Leader in this comprehensive assessment of Strategic Sourcing capabilities," said David Khuat-Duy, Founder and CEO of Ivalua.

Microsoft Selects TeraSky for Strategic Partnership

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Thursday, May 9, 2024

TEL AVIV, Israel, May 9, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- TeraSky, a global Innovative Digital Solutions and Cloud Services Provider, announced their new strategic partnership with Microsoft to advance Azure Public Cloud computing platform with Generative AI.

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  • TEL AVIV, Israel, May 9, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- TeraSky, a global Innovative Digital Solutions and Cloud Services Provider, announced their new strategic partnership with Microsoft to advance Azure Public Cloud computing platform with Generative AI.
  • TeraSky supports all scales of businesses with challenges related to infrastructure, cloud-native, generative AI, platform engineering, and DevOps.
  • "This partnership presents a tremendous opportunity to deepen our relationship with Microsoft," shared Ofir Abekasis, CEO of TeraSky.
  • "Microsoft and TeraSky share a common vision for the future that is based on innovation and exceptional customer service.

BrightEdge Releases Latest Search Generative Experience (SGE) Data as Google Prepares for I/O

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Thursday, May 9, 2024

SAN MATEO, Calif., May 09, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- BrightEdge, the global leader in AI-driven organic search, content, and digital marketing automation, has released new data from the BrightEdge Generative Parser™.

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  • SAN MATEO, Calif., May 09, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- BrightEdge, the global leader in AI-driven organic search, content, and digital marketing automation, has released new data from the BrightEdge Generative Parser™.
  • “Google search has undergone massive changes in the past few months to test and perfect SGE, with the goal of providing the best possible search experience,” said BrightEdge founder and executive chair, Jim Yu.
  • Starting in mid-April, Google has significantly pulled back on the search queries where they are showing SGE results.
  • Since November 2023, BrightEdge Generative Parser™ has closely tracked Google SGE results and formats.

Blue Mantis and AI Technology Partners Forge Strategic Partnership and Deliver New Service to Help Customers Securely Harness the Power of Microsoft Copilot

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Thursday, May 9, 2024

The partnership combines Blue Mantis’ continuously expanding managed IT and cybersecurity services expertise with AITP’s deep consulting, data, analytics, and AI capabilities.

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  • The partnership combines Blue Mantis’ continuously expanding managed IT and cybersecurity services expertise with AITP’s deep consulting, data, analytics, and AI capabilities.
  • Blue Mantis and AITP have developed a joint go-to-market strategy and service offering for mid-market enterprise clients, Managed AI Copilot Solutions, Powered by Microsoft.
  • By offering tailored solutions and expert guidance, Blue Mantis will guide and advise customers to seamlessly integrate and optimize Microsoft Copilot within their workflows.
  • Blue Mantis and AITP will enable organizations to unlock innovation by harnessing AI-driven insights and streamlining data onboarding processes.

Varonis Adds AI Prompt Monitoring to Prevent Malicious Copilot Activity

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Tuesday, May 7, 2024

The ability to quickly identify and mitigate prompt hacking is essential for clearing security roadblocks currently holding up many AI projects.

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  • The ability to quickly identify and mitigate prompt hacking is essential for clearing security roadblocks currently holding up many AI projects.
  • "Varonis has the unique ability to quickly detect and stop risky AI activity," said Varonis Field CTO Brian Vecci.
  • In addition to prompt monitoring and analysis, Varonis accelerates investigations with Athena AI — an embedded AI assistant that helps security analysts resolve incidents faster.
  • Together, Varonis and Microsoft accelerate the safe adoption and use of Microsoft 365 Copilot for customers.

VSORA Names David Dorval Vice President of Operations and Test

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Tuesday, May 7, 2024

PARIS, May 07, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- VSORA , an innovative startup offering high-performance AI chips for Generative AI (GenAI) and autonomous driving, today appointed David Dorval to the newly created Vice President of Operations and Test role reporting to Khaled Maalej, VSORA’s founder and CEO.

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  • PARIS, May 07, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- VSORA , an innovative startup offering high-performance AI chips for Generative AI (GenAI) and autonomous driving, today appointed David Dorval to the newly created Vice President of Operations and Test role reporting to Khaled Maalej, VSORA’s founder and CEO.
  • “David is a seasoned operations executive, and we are delighted he accepted our offer to be a part of the VSORA journey,” remarks Maalej in announcing the appointment.
  • Previous, he was technical director of Visian, ASIC operations director at Parrot and vice president of DIBCOM.
  • He started his career as a test and product engineer at Texas Instruments, moving to Philips Semiconductors and NXP as a design for test engineer.

Blanc Labs Welcomes Two New Leaders to Advance AI Innovation and Enhance Tech Advisory Services for Financial Institutions Across North America

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Monday, May 6, 2024

Prithvi Srinivasan, a former Partner at Deloitte Consulting, is joining Blanc Labs as the Managing Director for Advisory Services.

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  • Prithvi Srinivasan, a former Partner at Deloitte Consulting, is joining Blanc Labs as the Managing Director for Advisory Services.
  • Leveraging his extensive experience in aligning technology initiatives with business value, Prithvi is set to propel financial institutions forward using Blanc Labs' expertise in lending technology, AI, and intelligent automation.
  • Ali Khachan, a tech startup leader and former Principal at Boston Consulting Group (BCG), joins Blanc Labs as Managing Director of AI.
  • They will conduct a series of workshops focused on AI in Lending, demonstrating Blanc Labs’ commitment to fostering knowledge exchange and leading the charge in AI solutions for financial services.