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Introducing Level Home, the Company Redefining the Smart Home

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 10:00am

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Oct. 15, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Level Home Inc., the company redefining the smart home, today unveiled the Level Lock , the worlds first invisible smart lock.

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  • REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Oct. 15, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Level Home Inc., the company redefining the smart home, today unveiled the Level Lock , the worlds first invisible smart lock.
  • The Level Lock transforms any standard deadbolt into a modern day smart lock in just minutes, allowing consumers to preserve the heritage and design of their homes while still experiencing the conveniences of a smart lock.
  • Level Lock is engineered for trust, durability and reliability and provides the highest level of residential security.
  • The Level Lock will transform the smart lock category by allowing home builders to offer innovation without having to compromise on their home experience.

Gregory Ouillon Joins New Relic as EMEA Field Chief Technology Officer

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 9:00am

New Relic, Inc. (NYSE: NEWR), the worlds largest and most comprehensive cloud-based observability platform built to help customers create more perfect software, today announced the appointment of Gregory Ouillon as field chief technology officer, Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EMEA).

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  • New Relic, Inc. (NYSE: NEWR), the worlds largest and most comprehensive cloud-based observability platform built to help customers create more perfect software, today announced the appointment of Gregory Ouillon as field chief technology officer, Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EMEA).
  • He joins New Relic from SITAONAIR, the connected aircraft solutions provider, where he was CTO, managing innovation, engineering, infrastructure, software and service development.
  • Previously, Ouillon worked in leadership roles at SITA, Orange Business Services and Equant, in the ICT and Aviation sectors.
  • I am excited to work with the engineering and business teams leading these transformation initiatives to help them leverage observability and drive business results, said Gregory Ouillon, EMEA field chief technology officer at New Relic.

Cohesity Appoints Mauro Ballerini as New Director of Southern EMEA Sales

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 9:00am

Cohesity today announced the appointment of Mauro Ballerini as the sales director for the Southern Europe, Middle East, and Africa (SEMEA) region.

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  • Cohesity today announced the appointment of Mauro Ballerini as the sales director for the Southern Europe, Middle East, and Africa (SEMEA) region.
  • In this role, Ballerini will help customers solve their mass data fragmentation challenges with Cohesitys modern, data-oriented solutions, reporting to Dirk Marichal, vice president of EMEA sales.
  • He joins Cohesity from A10 Networks, where he held the role of area vice president for Southern Europe and Africa for almost four years.
  • I believe Mauro will be instrumental in helping South EMEA prospects and partners understand the value of their data.

Rakuten TV Launches its AVOD Service in Europe

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 9:30am

Rakuten TV, one of the leading video-on-demand platforms in Europe, today announced the launch of its first AVOD - ad-supported video-on-demand - channels within the platform.

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  • Rakuten TV, one of the leading video-on-demand platforms in Europe, today announced the launch of its first AVOD - ad-supported video-on-demand - channels within the platform.
  • Expanding its business model proposition, Rakuten TV will be the first to combine TVOD and AVOD products across Europe, meeting the changing needs of viewers.
  • Jacinto Roca, Rakuten TV Founder and CEO, stated: We are incredibly proud to take this step after having tripled our presence in Europe just a few months ago.
  • It also includes an AVOD (Advertising VOD) section, Rakuten TV Free, in a blend of thematic channels embracing Hollywood classics, local, exclusive and themed content, all for free.

The Glass Ceiling is Not the Biggest Barrier Women Face to Becoming Leaders. It's the "Broken Rung."

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 9:21am

So despite seeing hiring and promotion rates improve for senior women, women, as a whole, can never catch up.

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  • So despite seeing hiring and promotion rates improve for senior women, women, as a whole, can never catch up.
  • Women of color, lesbian and bisexual women, and women with disabilities are having distinctand by and large worseexperiences than women overall.
  • Black women and women with disabilities face more barriers to advancement and often receive less support than other groups of women and men.
  • Lesbian women, bisexual women, women in technical roles, and women in leadership roles are more likely to be sexually harassed.

Arcadia Biosciences Advances Hemp Operations with Archipelago Ventures

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 9:00am

The result is one vertically integrated supply chain, from seed to sale, enabling Archipelago to deliver high quality hemp extract.

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  • The result is one vertically integrated supply chain, from seed to sale, enabling Archipelago to deliver high quality hemp extract.
  • "We're excited to expand our operations and capabilities so quickly after forming Archipelago Ventures, making progress on both the cultivation and extraction fronts."
  • Said Plavan, "We are laser-focused on fine-tuning and accelerating our vertically-integrated hemp cultivation and extraction operations in Hawaii with our partners at Archipelago Ventures, in order to deliver sales as soon as possible."
  • Arcadia Specialty Genomics is a business unit within Arcadia Biosciences dedicated to the optimization and standardization of cannabis plant content, quality, resiliency and yield.

Private Connectivity at the Edge Forecast to Grow by More Than 50 Percent Annually

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 9:00am

Deploying direct, private connections at the edge propels both application performance and user experience.

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  • Deploying direct, private connections at the edge propels both application performance and user experience.
  • According to the Equinix survey, more than one-third of global IT decision-makers are using interconnection to increase speed of connectivity.
  • Interconnecting to multiple network providers across multiple edge locations is the most prominent use case for interconnection bandwidth and is expected to grow 4x by 2022.
  • Is predicted to grow at a 46 percent CAGR and leads in capacity globally, contributing to 38 percent of total interconnection bandwidth.
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Air Lease Corporation CEO John Plueger to Speak at Airline Economics Growth Frontiers New York 2019

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 8:33am

Air Lease Corporation (ALC) (NYSE: AL) announced today that John L. Plueger, Chief Executive Officer and President, will be speaking and interviewed at Airline Economics Growth Frontiers New York 2019 at the Intercontinental New York Barclay in New York City on Friday, October 18, 2019 at 10:15 a.m. Eastern Time.

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  • Air Lease Corporation (ALC) (NYSE: AL) announced today that John L. Plueger, Chief Executive Officer and President, will be speaking and interviewed at Airline Economics Growth Frontiers New York 2019 at the Intercontinental New York Barclay in New York City on Friday, October 18, 2019 at 10:15 a.m. Eastern Time.
  • For further details, please visit the Airline Economics Growth Frontiers New York 2019 conference website at: https://www.aviationnews-online.com/conferences/newyork/ .
  • This speaking engagement will be broadcast live through a link on the Investors page of the Air Lease Corporation website at www.airleasecorp.com .
  • Alternatively, virtual attendees may access the webcast directly via this link: Airline Economics Growth Frontiers New York 2019 Conference .

AppDynamics Delivers Latest App Attention Index Report, Revealing Emergence of The Era of the Digital Reflex

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 9:00am

68%4 claim digital services have improved their productivity at home and work, an increase from 43% in 2017.

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  • 68%4 claim digital services have improved their productivity at home and work, an increase from 43% in 2017.
  • The use of digital services has evolved to become an unconscious extension of human behavior - a Digital Reflex.
  • As these digital reflexes become habitual, consumers are becoming increasingly dependent on devices and digital services, relying on them to complete many of their daily tasks.
  • The Era of the Digital Reflex sees more than three quarters of consumers (76%8) reporting that their expectations of how well digital services should perform are increasing, compared to only 62 percent in 2017.

Cyara Xchange 2019 Focuses on Leading CX Through Disruption

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 8:00am

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Oct. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Cyara 's upcoming Xchange conference will convene customer experience (CX) experts to discuss the intersection of CX and digital transformation.

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  • REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Oct. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Cyara 's upcoming Xchange conference will convene customer experience (CX) experts to discuss the intersection of CX and digital transformation.
  • Cyara XChange is an opportunity for CX, digital experience, and contact center professionals to engage with strategic decision makers, technology leaders, and CX experts.
  • "Xchange 2019 is a great opportunity to learn from leading global brands about how to embrace change and achieve the highest standard for CX."
  • As the world's leading CX Assurance platform provider, Cyara accelerates the delivery of flawless customer journeys across digital and voice channels while reducing the risk of customer-facing defects.