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Deutsche Telekom Elevates Online Shoppers' Confidence with Digital Human 'Max' from UneeQ

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Tuesday, March 26, 2024

Max to Become the Face of Customer Support for Millions with Needs-Matched Buying Experience

Key Points: 
  • From digital human leader, UneeQ , Max helps customers discover the exact products they need, not just the ones they're searching for, bolstering purchasing confidence and conversion rates.
  • This is the second digital human avatar that UneeQ has developed for the telco.
  • Executives from Deutsche Telekom and UneeQ shared more about Max and Selena at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona at a case study presentation: "Digital Human - Our new Avatar in Digital Sales & Service."
  • Max signifies Deutsche Telekom's commitment to innovative customer service, not only for tech aficionados but for all," says Christian Niedworok, Head of Digital Service Communication, Deutsche Telekom.

GTM Buddy Raises $8 Million Series A to Fix “Leaky” B2B Sales Funnels

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Tuesday, April 9, 2024

“B2B companies spend heavily on enablement platforms, yet their adoption and role in improving sales rep effectiveness remains a frustrating mirage,” said Peddineni.

Key Points: 
  • “B2B companies spend heavily on enablement platforms, yet their adoption and role in improving sales rep effectiveness remains a frustrating mirage,” said Peddineni.
  • Last year, Gartner said 75% of B2B sales organizations would enhance traditional sales playbooks with AI-guided solutions by 2025.
  • Meanwhile, AI has barely penetrated sales enablement, and GTM Buddy is the only native-AI solution to fully incorporate it into the enablement process.
  • GTM Buddy’s AI-powered Sales Success solution complements the company’s foundational suite of content management, knowledge management, learning management and digital sales room solutions.

Arun Rai Honored as 2024 AACSB Influential Leader

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Monday, April 8, 2024

Atlanta, Georgia, April 08, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Georgia State’s J. Mack Robinson College of Business announces that Arun Rai is one of 22 business school faculty honored by AACSB International (AACSB)—the world’s largest business education alliance—as part of its Class of 2024 Influential Leaders .

Key Points: 
  • Atlanta, Georgia, April 08, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Georgia State’s J. Mack Robinson College of Business announces that Arun Rai is one of 22 business school faculty honored by AACSB International (AACSB)—the world’s largest business education alliance—as part of its Class of 2024 Influential Leaders .
  • Rai is Regents’ Professor of the University System of Georgia and director of the Center for Digital Innovation at Robinson.
  • “This is a well-deserved honor for Arun to be recognized for the significant impact his research has had on business and society.
  • “Arun Rai’s work demonstrates the potential of business school research to address some of today’s most critical challenges,” said Lily Bi, AACSB president and CEO.

i-PRO Advocates for Responsible AI Practices in Physical Security

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Thursday, April 4, 2024

(formerly Panasonic Security), a global leader in professional security solutions for surveillance and public safety, underscores the critical importance of ethical and responsible AI practices in the physical security domain.

Key Points: 
  • (formerly Panasonic Security), a global leader in professional security solutions for surveillance and public safety, underscores the critical importance of ethical and responsible AI practices in the physical security domain.
  • Recognizing the profound impact of AI on society, i-PRO has always placed paramount importance on fostering an environment of responsible and ethical AI usage.
  • To this effect,
    i-PRO has formulated its Ethical Principles for AI , creating a framework designed to balance the advancement of AI technology with social responsibility and ethical considerations.
  • “As the physical security industry continues to embrace the promise of AI, we look forward to working together with our industry colleagues, partners, and customers to foster a culture of responsible AI development and usage.”
    By championing ethical principles, i-PRO endeavors to set a new standard of integrity within the physical security industry, reaffirming its unwavering commitment to safety, security, and societal well-being.

ProvisionAi Hosts Theatre Session on Supply Chain Challenges at the Gartner Supply Chain Symposium/Xpo™

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Thursday, April 4, 2024

Put more formally, ProvisionAi closes the gap between transportation planning and execution to smooth deployment, match loads to demand, and respect complex supply chain constraints," says Tom Moore, CEO and Founder of ProvisionAi.

Key Points: 
  • Put more formally, ProvisionAi closes the gap between transportation planning and execution to smooth deployment, match loads to demand, and respect complex supply chain constraints," says Tom Moore, CEO and Founder of ProvisionAi.
  • The Gartner Supply Chain Symposium/Xpo happens May 6 – 8, 2024, at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort in Orlando, FL.
  • His expertise facilitated pivotal Supply Chain system implementations across NA and Europe notably in SAP OTC, APO, and Kinaxis Rapid Response.
  • His multifaceted background uniquely positions him as a leader who understands the challenges and opportunities within the supply chain ecosystem.

Radware to Provide Advanced DDoS Protection for Asian Tax Authority

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Tuesday, April 2, 2024

MAHWAH, N.J., April 02, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Radware ® (NASDAQ: RDWR), a leading provider of cyber security and application delivery solutions, today announced an Asian tax authority will use Radware’s advanced Defense Pro® X DDoS protection to increase defenses surrounding its technology infrastructure.

Key Points: 
  • MAHWAH, N.J., April 02, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Radware ® (NASDAQ: RDWR), a leading provider of cyber security and application delivery solutions, today announced an Asian tax authority will use Radware’s advanced Defense Pro® X DDoS protection to increase defenses surrounding its technology infrastructure.
  • Chartered to protect its country’s economic interests, the tax authority’s responsibilities include administering tax policy, managing and securing associated communications and information technologies, and maximizing operational efficiencies.
  • Designed to accurately detect and block malicious traffic and offer uninterrupted availability, DefensePro X provides automated, adaptive DDoS protection from fast-moving, high-volume, encrypted or zero-day threats.
  • Radware has received numerous awards for its DDoS mitigation, application and API protection , web application firewall , and bot detection and management solutions.

Radware Fights AI-Driven Bots With AI and Cryptography

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Wednesday, March 27, 2024

“The newest edition of our Radware Bot Manager is primed to fight AI with AI,” said Gabi Malka, Radware’s chief operating officer.

Key Points: 
  • “The newest edition of our Radware Bot Manager is primed to fight AI with AI,” said Gabi Malka, Radware’s chief operating officer.
  • “Generative AI tools are being used by hackers to create and debug never-before-seen scripts in minutes and then launch bot attacks that mimic legitimate human traffic to evade detection.
  • Behavioral-based detection: Uses AI- and intent-based detection algorithms to detect zero-day bot scripts, human-like bots, and sophisticated distributed attacks.
  • Radware Bot Manager is part of the company’s Cloud Application Protection Service , which offers a one-stop-shop for comprehensive, agnostic application protection.

Kyriba Expands Suite of Artificial Intelligence Features to Enhance Liquidity Performance for CFOs

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Tuesday, April 9, 2024

Kyriba , a global innovator in liquidity performance, today announced new AI features within its platform designed to improve cash forecasting, bank connectivity-as-a-service and custom report generation.

Key Points: 
  • Kyriba , a global innovator in liquidity performance, today announced new AI features within its platform designed to improve cash forecasting, bank connectivity-as-a-service and custom report generation.
  • This AI product expansion complements existing AI capabilities for payment fraud detection and cash management optimization.
  • “AI is rapidly evolving and transforming how the finance industry works, and CFOs expect us to support their data and AI strategy,” said Greg Person, Senior Vice President Sales, Account Management and Alliances, of Kyriba.
  • Through its new AI features, Kyriba delivers advancements in predictive intelligence, AI-driven decision-making and intelligent automation.

Stonebranch Announces Significant Minority Investment from EMH Partners

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Monday, April 8, 2024

Stonebranch (“the Company”), a leading provider of service orchestration and automation solutions, today announced a significant minority investment from EMH Partners, a leading growth investment firm that partners with technology businesses and entrepreneurs.

Key Points: 
  • Stonebranch (“the Company”), a leading provider of service orchestration and automation solutions, today announced a significant minority investment from EMH Partners, a leading growth investment firm that partners with technology businesses and entrepreneurs.
  • Under the agreement, funds advised by EMH Partners obtain a significant minority stake, while Elvaston continues to have majority ownership.
  • “We are thrilled to have the experience and backing of EMH,” states Giuseppe Damiani, CEO at Stonebranch.
  • “EMH Partners and Stonebranch share a customer-centric approach and the vision to constantly challenge the status quo.

Apollo GraphQL Announces the Next GraphQL Summit Amid Rapid GraphQL Enterprise Adoption

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Tuesday, April 9, 2024

SAN FRANCISCO, April 9, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- In the wake of a recent report by Gartner®, Apollo GraphQL, the creator of GraphQL federation, is announcing the 7th annual GraphQL Summit, scheduled for October 8–10, 2024, in New York City. This premier three-day event gathers the largest assembly of GraphQL enthusiasts and API platform teams. Engineering teams can learn from industry leaders spearheading successful GraphQL deployments at scale and hear from Apollo GraphQL on its product roadmap and vision for the future of GraphQL and GraphQL federation.

Key Points: 
  • Engineering teams can learn from industry leaders spearheading successful GraphQL deployments at scale and hear from Apollo GraphQL on its product roadmap and vision for the future of GraphQL and GraphQL federation.
  • "1 As GraphQL federation marks its 5th anniversary , Apollo GraphQL remains at the forefront of this transformative technology.
  • Geoff Schmidt, CEO and co-founder of Apollo GraphQL, remarks: "As enterprise technology evolves, the rise of GraphQL represents a pivotal shift towards more efficient, scalable, and interconnected systems.
  • Apollo GraphQL is committed to fostering an environment where developers and enterprises can learn, grow, and succeed with GraphQL.