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OneTen pledges over 3,000 tech education scholarships over the next ten years to increase Black representation in the tech sector

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 2:00pm

WASHINGTON, Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- OneTen announced today the launch of an inaugural scholarship program designed to increase educational opportunities for Black talent without four-year degrees and help them pursue family-sustaining jobs in the tech industry. In partnership with talent transformation platform Udacity and the Blacks In Technology (BIT) Foundation, OneTen will offer a total of 3,500 scholarships for the first two years. This is part of OneTen's 10-year pledge to support Black talent from underserved areas with limited access to skills programs.

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  • This is part of OneTen's 10-year pledge to support Black talent from underserved areas with limited access to skills programs.
  • The 3,500 fully funded scholarships focus on training Black talent on four core tech competencies, Digital Marketing, Business Analytics, Front End Developer and Predictive Analytics.
  • We can take immediate and concrete action to increase the representation of the Black community in the tech sector through this partnership with OneTen and the BIT Foundation."
  • OneTen recognizes the unique potential in everyone every individual, every business, every community to change the arc of America's story with Black talent.

Quantum CatDV 2021 Platform Update Streamlines Content Production with Review and Approval Framework, Host of New Features and New Deployment Options

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 1:00pm

SAN JOSE, Calif., Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Quantum Corporation (NASDAQ: QMCO) todayannounced the availability of the Quantum CatDV 2021 Platform Update with major new features, performance enhancements, and a range of new deployment options to address the needs of agile content production teams.

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  • SAN JOSE, Calif., Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Quantum Corporation (NASDAQ: QMCO) todayannounced the availability of the Quantum CatDV 2021 Platform Update with major new features, performance enhancements, and a range of new deployment options to address the needs of agile content production teams.
  • Quantum CatDV is a deep technology platform that allows our customers extreme flexibility to build custom workflows and adapt to rapidly-evolving collaboration needs.
  • This innovative solution integrates a turnkey, ready-for-production deployment of Quantum StorNext shared storage, Quantum CatDV, and a range of options for adding archiving capacity into the Petabyte range and beyond.
  • Quantum and the Quantum logo are registered trademarks of Quantum Corporation and its affiliates in the United States and/or other countries.

Embark Opens Reservations to Partner Development Program Carriers Ahead of 2024 Commercial Launch, Securing 14,200 Reservations

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 12:00pm

Embark Trucks, Inc. , a leading developer of autonomous technology for the trucking industry, today announced that carriers participating in Embarks Partner Development Program (PDP) have placed a combined 14,200 reservations for Embark-equipped autonomous trucks.

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  • Embark Trucks, Inc. , a leading developer of autonomous technology for the trucking industry, today announced that carriers participating in Embarks Partner Development Program (PDP) have placed a combined 14,200 reservations for Embark-equipped autonomous trucks.
  • These reservations, and the associated licensed miles, demonstrate that Embarks commercial preparation activities today should establish a base that enables Embark to meet its early year revenue targets.
  • With these reservations, Embark is providing a competitive advantage to fleet partners who have invested the time and energy in preparing to deploy first, said Alex Rodrigues, CEO of Embark.
  • As Embark progresses against its go-to-market timeline, the company will continue to work closely with existing carrier partners and evaluate new carriers for potential inclusion in the Partner Development Program, seeking to ensure a seamless transition to commercial deployment in 2024.

AMD Radeon RX 6600 Graphics Card Delivers Incredible High-Refresh Rate 1080p Gaming

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 - 2:00pm

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Oct. 13, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today launched the AMD Radeon™ RX 6600 graphics card, designed to provide visually stunning, high-refresh rate 1080p gaming experiences to the midrange market.

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  • AMD Radeon RX 6600 graphics cards are expected to be available from AMD board partners including ASRock, ASUS, Gigabyte, MSI, PowerColor, SAPPHIRE, XFX and Yeston at global etailers/retailers beginning today, starting at an SEP of $329 USD.
  • Pre-built systems with AMD Radeon RX 6600 graphics cards from OEMs and system integrators are expected to be available beginning in October 2021.
  • For 50 years AMD has driven innovation in high-performance computing, graphics and visualization technologies the building blocks for gaming, immersive platforms and the datacenter.
  • For more information about how AMD is enabling today and inspiring tomorrow, visit the AMD (NASDAQ:AMD) website , blog , Facebook and Twitter pages.

EagleView and Skydio Announce General Availability of Virtual Claims Inspection Solution

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 - 2:00pm

BELLEVUE, Wash. and REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Oct. 13, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- EagleView, a leading technology provider of geospatial insights for insurance, and Skydio, the leading U.S. drone manufacturer and world leader in autonomous flight technology, today announced general availability of EagleView Assess, a virtual claims inspection solution.

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  • BELLEVUE, Wash. and REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Oct. 13, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- EagleView, a leading technology provider of geospatial insights for insurance, and Skydio, the leading U.S. drone manufacturer and world leader in autonomous flight technology, today announced general availability of EagleView Assess, a virtual claims inspection solution.
  • Assess combines Skydio House Scan, Skydios adaptive scanning and data capture software for autonomous residential roof inspection, with EagleViews automated measurement, damage detection and inspection workflow, to help insurance claims adjusters make faster, more confident claims decisions.
  • Were proud of the ease-of-use and exceptional image quality weve achieved over the past year, said Adam Bry, CEO of Skydio.
  • Weve had great feedback on our solution built in partnership with Skydio, said Lerk-Ling Chang, President of Insurance, EagleView.

Worldwide Data Center Accelerator Industry to 2027 - Cloud-Based Services are in Huge Demand Driving Growth

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 - 3:45pm

The Global Data Center Accelerator Market size is expected to reach $75.2 billion by 2027, rising at a market growth of 34% CAGR during the forecast period.

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  • The Global Data Center Accelerator Market size is expected to reach $75.2 billion by 2027, rising at a market growth of 34% CAGR during the forecast period.
  • A software program or hardware device, which improves the entire computer performance by processing visual data, is known as a data center accelerator.
  • In addition, data center administrators also can get the benefits like lower power, less overall cost of ownership, and the latest services.
  • These technologies are creating more demand for data centers and thus, fueling the demand for data center accelerators in the market.

Acer Expands Gaming Desktop Portfolio With Powerful New Predator Orion 7000

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 - 2:55pm

TAIPEI, Taiwan, Oct. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Acer today announced the expansion of its Predator gaming portfolio with new Predator Orion 7000 series desktops, featuring powerful performance in a stunning design, and two smart 4K gaming projectors. Further enhancing the gaming experience is the Predator gaming desk, which offers two practical surface options and a convenient storage rack.

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  • TAIPEI, Taiwan, Oct. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Acer today announced the expansion of its Predator gaming portfolio with new Predator Orion 7000 series desktops, featuring powerful performance in a stunning design, and two smart 4K gaming projectors.
  • Further enhancing the gaming experience is the Predator gaming desk, which offers two practical surface options and a convenient storage rack.
  • The powerful new Predator Orion 7000 series (PO7-640) gaming desktops provide users with everything necessary to take on the latest generation gamesand the next.
  • A gaming beast, the Predator Orion 7000 provides plenty of ports for leveraging the latest gaming accessories.

Acer Introduces ConceptD 7 SpatialLabs Edition Laptop for 3D Creators

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 - 2:50pm

TAIPEI, Taiwan, Oct. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Acer announced the ConceptD 7 SpatialLabs™ Edition laptop (CN715-73G), bringing eye-popping, glasses-free stereoscopic 3D to designers and developers. The mobile workstation supports creators with Acer SpatialLabs, a suite of optical, display and sensory technologies with real-time rendering capabilities to deliver a glasses-free stereoscopic 3D experience. It's also backed by the NVIDIA Studio ecosystem, featuring NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 3080 Laptop GPUs with exclusive driver technology that enhances creative apps for optimal levels of performance and reliability. Simply put, the new ConceptD 7 is an ideal laptop for 3D modeling, and also an excellent laptop for developers.

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  • Simply put, the new ConceptD 7 is an ideal laptop for 3D modeling, and also an excellent laptop for developers.
  • A 15.6-inch version of the ConceptD 3 Ezel and a 16:10 version of the ConceptD 3 were also announced.
  • With the launch of the ConceptD 7 SpatialLabs Edition laptop, Acer alsodebuted the SpatialLabs Developer Site , where developers can get access to all tools including the Unreal Engine plug-in as well the support for Ultraleap Hand Tracking.
  • As part of the program, developers are working with Acer on a range of innovative content,applications and projectsall created witha ConceptD 7 SpatialLabs Edition laptop.

Acer Expands Antimicrobial Product Portfolio

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 - 2:45pm

TAIPEI, Taiwan, Oct. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Acer announced that it has expanded its antimicrobial product portfolio to multiple product lines, covering both consumer and commercial audiences. From TravelMate laptops for those in the office to Enduro Urban devices for outdoor lovers, plus a host of accessories like a Works With Chromebook certified keyboard and mouse set, antimicrobial devices are now available to a significantly wider range of users.

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  • Acer has expanded its antimicrobial product portfolio to a wide range of categories, including laptops, displays, accessories and apparel
    The Acer Enduro Urban N3 laptop and Enduro Urban T3 tablet are durable antimicrobial devices designed for people who are regularly out and about, rain or shine
    The Acer VE246Q antimicrobial monitor features a 23.6-inch FHD VA display that is both eye-friendly and earth-friendly, holding certifications such as ENERGY STAR, TCO and EPEAT
    TAIPEI, Taiwan, Oct. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Acer announced that it has expanded its antimicrobial product portfolio to multiple product lines, covering both consumer and commercial audiences.
  • Acer and the Acer logo are registered trademarks of Acer Inc. Other trademarks, registered trademarks, and/or service marks, indicated or otherwise, are the property of their respective owners.
  • All antimicrobial solutions including Antimicrobial Corning Gorilla Glass and silver ion antimicrobial technology do not claim to protect users or provide any direct or implied health-benefit.
  • Products featuring Acer Antimicrobial 360 Design have implemented the antimicrobial solutions on high-touch surfaces and most of the exterior area.

DDN Federal Government Business Grows Over 30% as Company Doubles Size of Federal Team

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 - 2:00pm

CHATSWORTH, Calif., Oct. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- DDN , the global leader in artificial intelligence (AI) and multicloud data management solutions, today announced it has expanded DDN Federal division, doubling the size of its team over the past nine months.

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  • CHATSWORTH, Calif., Oct. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- DDN , the global leader in artificial intelligence (AI) and multicloud data management solutions, today announced it has expanded DDN Federal division, doubling the size of its team over the past nine months.
  • "DDN is proud to be a trusted partner for the Federal Government, Department of Defense (DoD), Department of Energy (DoE), and Federal Healthcare agencies," said Jeff Jordan, VP of Federal Sales.
  • These, and similar systems found in federal agencies and national laboratories, require unique data management and performance characteristics found only in DDN solutions.
  • Through its DDN and Tintri divisions the company delivers AI, Data Management software and hardware solutions, and unified analytics frameworks to solve complex business challenges for data-intensive, global organizations.