Data management

Genius Sports Group Announces Filing of a Registration Statement on Form F-4 in Connection With Its Proposed Business Combination With dMY Technology Group, Inc. II and Reaffirms Its Full Year 2020 Projections

Friday, January 15, 2021 - 10:34pm

The proposed business combination (the transaction) will be effected through NewCo, whereby dMY II will become a subsidiary of NewCo.

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  • The proposed business combination (the transaction) will be effected through NewCo, whereby dMY II will become a subsidiary of NewCo.
  • The Company also reaffirmed its full-year 2020 projections and expects to generate revenue of approximately $145 million and adjusted EBITDA of approximately $14 million.
  • Genius Sports Group is the official data, technology and commercial partner that powers the global ecosystem connecting sports, betting and media.
  • In connection with the proposed business combination (the Business Combination), NewCo has filed the Registration Statement with the SEC which has not yet become effective.

Neustar Announces Additions to Executive Leadership Team

Friday, January 15, 2021 - 9:16pm

Neustar Inc. , a global information services and technology company and leader in identity resolution, today announced five new appointments to its executive leadership team.

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  • Neustar Inc. , a global information services and technology company and leader in identity resolution, today announced five new appointments to its executive leadership team.
  • The addition of Michael, Bob, Jimmy, Hyune, and J. to our executive leadership team will better enable us to achieve our performance and growth objectives.
  • Prior to joining Neustar in 2018, he held senior leadership positions with high growth and innovative software and information companies.
  • He also leads the Product Engineering and Technology Operations team, aligning Neustar solutions and infrastructure to customer and business needs.

Cumulus Raises $8M in Growth Capital to Make Industrial Facilities Cleaner, Safer, and More Productive

Friday, January 15, 2021 - 8:46pm

GEC is thrilled to provide Cumulus with the capital it needs to drive rapid growth, said Alexander Chmelev, who is a Partner of GEC and a Director of Cumulus.

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  • GEC is thrilled to provide Cumulus with the capital it needs to drive rapid growth, said Alexander Chmelev, who is a Partner of GEC and a Director of Cumulus.
  • Cumulus Digital Systems connects workers, tools, and data to its cloud-hosted Internet of Tools platform to make industrial facilities safer, cleaner, and more productive.
  • GEC is a private equity firm that provides growth capital to clean energy technology companies with proven, patented innovations.
  • Shell Ventures co-invests with other corporate investors and venture capital funds in both early-stage and late-stage (growth capital) companies, generally investing $2M-$25M over the life cycle of the deal.

IDC MarketScape Names GE Digital a Leader in Four Worldwide Asset Performance Management Vendor Assessments

Friday, January 15, 2021 - 8:08pm

GE Digital today announced that it has been recognized by IDCs new Worldwide Asset Performance Management 2020-2021 MarketScapes: Oil & Gas , Utilities , Mining , and Manufacturing.

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  • GE Digital today announced that it has been recognized by IDCs new Worldwide Asset Performance Management 2020-2021 MarketScapes: Oil & Gas , Utilities , Mining , and Manufacturing.
  • GE Digitals Asset Performance Management (APM) is a suite of software and service solutions designed to help optimize the performance of assets for industrial companies.
  • Additionally, IDC pointed to the user interface (UI) of the GE Digital APM solution as an advantage.
  • IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Oil and Gas Asset Performance Management 2020-2021 Vendor Assessment, Doc #EUR147032820, Dec 2020
    IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Utilities Asset Performance Management 20202021 Vendor Assessment, Doc #US46211820, Dec 2020
    IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Mining Asset Performance Management 2020 Vendor Assessment, Doc #US46211620, Dec 2020
    IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Manufacturing Asset Performance Management 20202021 Vendor Assessment, Doc # US47031020, Dec 2020
    View source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210115005548/en/

Accenture Acquires Wolox, Boosting Cloud First and Digital Transformation Capabilities in Argentina and South America

Friday, January 15, 2021 - 7:46pm

The acquisition of Wolox brings differentiated skills to Accenture, as the team uniquely blends cloud native development with design and state-of-the-art technologies for business transformation, said Karthik Narain, global lead for Accenture Cloud First.

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  • The acquisition of Wolox brings differentiated skills to Accenture, as the team uniquely blends cloud native development with design and state-of-the-art technologies for business transformation, said Karthik Narain, global lead for Accenture Cloud First.
  • The addition of the Wolox team enhances the global capabilities of Accenture Cloud First , a multi-service group providing a full stack of cloud services to help clients across every industry accelerate their digital transformation, innovate faster, and create differentiated, sustainable value.
  • By pairing Accentures global expertise with Woloxs regional talent and capabilities, this acquisition strengthens our ability to help clients accelerate business transformation using cloud technologies and deliver measurable business value, said Sergio Kaufman, president of Accenture Argentina and Hispanic South America.
  • By joining Accenture, we will be able to continue doing so, furthering our reach and impact in a more robust manner.

Agilent Names Allison Ballmer Senior Vice President of Strategy and Corporate Development

Friday, January 15, 2021 - 6:37pm

Agilent Technologies Inc.(NYSE: A) is pleased to announce Allison Ballmer has been named the companys new senior vice president of Strategy and Corporate Development, reporting to Agilent President and CEO Mike McMullen.

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  • Agilent Technologies Inc.(NYSE: A) is pleased to announce Allison Ballmer has been named the companys new senior vice president of Strategy and Corporate Development, reporting to Agilent President and CEO Mike McMullen.
  • Ballmer will lead the corporate development team in identifying, developing, and evaluating merger-and-acquisition plans globally, as well as program management of integrations.
  • She also will lead enterprise strategy while collaborating with Agilent businesses groups to drive critical growth initiatives across the company.
  • "With nearly 20 years in the biotech industry the last two being at Agilent Allison brings a wealth of experience to this role.

Asana Named #1 Best Workplaces in the Bay Area by Great Place to Work® and FORTUNE for the Fourth Year in a Row

Friday, January 15, 2021 - 5:00pm

For the fourth consecutive year, Great Place to Work and FORTUNE have named Asana Inc. (NYSE: ASAN), a leading work management platform for teams, the number one Best Workplace in the Bay Area .

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  • For the fourth consecutive year, Great Place to Work and FORTUNE have named Asana Inc. (NYSE: ASAN), a leading work management platform for teams, the number one Best Workplace in the Bay Area .
  • In 2020, Asana was also named one of the Best Workplaces for Parents; #2 Best Small & Medium Workplace; #8 Best Workplace for Women; #1 Best Small & Medium Workplace in the Bay Area; #1 Best Workplace for Millennials; #1 Workplace in Technology; and #7 Best Small Workplace in Ireland.
  • The Best Workplaces in the Bay Area is one of a series of rankings by Great Place to Work and Fortune based on employee feedback from Great Place to Work-Certified organizations.
  • To learn more about Great Place to Work Certification and recognition on Best Workplaces lists published with Fortune, visit Greatplacetowork.com .

Global Mobile Analytics Industry (2020 to 2027) - Market Trajectory & Analytics - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Friday, January 15, 2021 - 4:33pm

The "Mobile Analytics - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Mobile Analytics - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The 176-page report presents concise insights into how the pandemic has impacted production and the buy side for 2020 and 2021.
  • The U.S. Market is Estimated at $949.6 Million, While China is Forecast to Grow at 21.2% CAGR
    The Mobile Analytics market in the U.S. is estimated at US$949.6 Million in the year 2020.
  • In the global Application Performance Analytics segment, USA, Canada, Japan, China and Europe will drive the 21.3% CAGR estimated for this segment.

IHS Markit Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend in First Quarter 2021

Friday, January 15, 2021 - 4:20pm

IHS Markit (NYSE: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend in the first quarter of 2021, in the amount of $0.20 per share.

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  • IHS Markit (NYSE: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend in the first quarter of 2021, in the amount of $0.20 per share.
  • The cash dividend is payable on February 12, 2021 to common shareholders of record at the close of business on January 29, 2021.
  • IHS Markit is a registered trademark of IHS Markit Ltd and/or its affiliates.
  • All other company and product names may be trademarks of their respective owners 2021 IHS Markit Ltd. All rights reserved.

Structured vs. Unstructured Data: Everything Businesses Need to Know to Effectively Manage and Interpret Data | Quantzig

Friday, January 15, 2021 - 4:26pm

To support you in this process and ensure you gain a basic understanding of structured vs. unstructured data, Quantzig has released a new article that analyzes the differences between structured and unstructured data.

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  • To support you in this process and ensure you gain a basic understanding of structured vs. unstructured data, Quantzig has released a new article that analyzes the differences between structured and unstructured data.
  • With all the buzz around big data, data analytics, and data management, its crucial to understand what type of data youre referring to while making crucial business decisions, says a data analytics expert at Quantzig.
  • Quantzig breaks down the distinct differences between structured and unstructured data in its recent article to help businesses break free from data complexities.
  • Unstructured data is complicated compared to working with structured data - Finding the insight buried within unstructured data is challenging.