Information technology

Zumiez Selects Workday to Help Transform Finance

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 9:30pm

PLEASANTON, Calif., Feb. 25, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Workday, Inc. (NASDAQ: WDAY), a leader in enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources , today announced that Zumiez (NASDAQ: ZUMZ) has selected Workday Financial Management , Workday Adaptive Planning, and Workday Prism Analytics to help accelerate its digital finance transformation in order to better anticipate and react to changing market conditions.

Key Points: 
  • PLEASANTON, Calif., Feb. 25, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Workday, Inc. (NASDAQ: WDAY), a leader in enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources , today announced that Zumiez (NASDAQ: ZUMZ) has selected Workday Financial Management , Workday Adaptive Planning, and Workday Prism Analytics to help accelerate its digital finance transformation in order to better anticipate and react to changing market conditions.
  • With the Workday Enterprise Finance solution , Workday empowers finance teams to deliver business insights and strategic planning across existing, multi-system environments with reduced disruption.
  • The Workday Enterprise Finance solution provides customers with the flexibility to combine individual Workday products with existing financial systems or replace their entire financial software suite to accelerate their digital transformation.
  • For large retail organizations relying on operational enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems for merchandising and manufacturing, the Workday Enterprise Finance solution brings this disparate data into a finance system built for the cloud.

SolarWinds Unveils APM Integrated Experience, Unifying Application Metrics, Traces, Logs, and User Experience Data

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 9:15pm

SolarWinds (NYSE:SWI), a leading provider of powerful and affordable IT management software, today announced the APM Integrated Experience for the SolarWinds application performance management (APM) solutionsAppOptics, Loggly , and Pingdomconsolidating access to application performance metrics, traces, logs, and user experience into a common navigation experience for technology professionals.

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  • SolarWinds (NYSE:SWI), a leading provider of powerful and affordable IT management software, today announced the APM Integrated Experience for the SolarWinds application performance management (APM) solutionsAppOptics, Loggly , and Pingdomconsolidating access to application performance metrics, traces, logs, and user experience into a common navigation experience for technology professionals.
  • The new APM Integrated Experience helps reduce much of the complexity associated with modern APM by streamlining visibility into critical application and infrastructure performance and empowering tech pros with faster, easier troubleshooting.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210225006147/en/
    Copyright 2021 SolarWinds APM Integrated Experience - Dashboards.
  • SolarWinds APM Integrated Experience includes a new landing page complete with dashboards for both metrics and logs.

Startek Makes Strategic Minority Investment in CSS Corp to Accelerate Digital Investments

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 9:05pm

StarTek, Inc. (NYSE: SRT) ("Startek" or the "Company"), a global provider of customer experience management solutions, today announced a strategic investment in CSS Corp. (CSS), a new-age IT services and technology support solutions company that harnesses the power of AI, automation, analytics, cloud and digital to address customer needs.

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  • StarTek, Inc. (NYSE: SRT) ("Startek" or the "Company"), a global provider of customer experience management solutions, today announced a strategic investment in CSS Corp. (CSS), a new-age IT services and technology support solutions company that harnesses the power of AI, automation, analytics, cloud and digital to address customer needs.
  • The option to acquire a majority stake in CSS is at the sole discretion of Startek, and the Company has no obligation to do so.
  • Founded in 1996, CSS provides technology-centric customers with mission-critical support needs that encompass Enterprise and Consumer Technology Experience, Cloud and Infrastructure Services, Digital and Engineering Services, and Geospatial Technology Services.
  • CSS Corp is a new-age IT services and technology support company that harnesses the power of AI, automation, analytics, cloud, and digital to address customer needs.

Bill.com to Participate in Upcoming Virtual Investor Conferences in March

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 9:15pm

Bill.com (NYSE: BILL), a leading provider of cloud-based software that simplifies, digitizes, and automates complex back-office financial operations for small and midsize businesses (SMBs), today announced its participation in the following upcoming investor conferences.

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  • Bill.com (NYSE: BILL), a leading provider of cloud-based software that simplifies, digitizes, and automates complex back-office financial operations for small and midsize businesses (SMBs), today announced its participation in the following upcoming investor conferences.
  • Bill.com is a leading provider of cloud-based software that simplifies, digitizes, and automates complex, back-office financial operations for small and midsize businesses.
  • Customers use the Bill.com platform to manage end-to-end financial workflows and to process payments.
  • The Bill.com AI-enabled, financial software platform creates connections between businesses and their suppliers and clients.

Akima Company Receives ISO/IEC 20000-1:2018 Certification

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 6:00pm

This international standard for IT service management certifies the company's best-in-class approach for delivering complex services to customers.

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  • This international standard for IT service management certifies the company's best-in-class approach for delivering complex services to customers.
  • This ISO/IEC certification further demonstrates the company's commitment to continuous improvement and delivering high quality of service to customers efficiently and effectively.
  • Cloud Lake Technology is an 8(a) company and wholly owned subsidiary of Akima, an Alaska Native Corporation (ANC), specializing in delivering optimized mission performance through advanced technologies and systems.
  • Cloud Lake is CMMI Development and Services Level 3 (V2.0) and ISO 9001:2015 (QSR-1139) certified, and a Virginia Values Veterans (V3)-Certified company.

SecurityScorecard Named a Leader in Cybersecurity Risk Rating Platforms by Independent Research Firm

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 5:26pm

The report notes, "Customer references praised the ease of dealing with SecurityScorecard, its platform visibility, and UX."

Key Points: 
  • The report notes, "Customer references praised the ease of dealing with SecurityScorecard, its platform visibility, and UX."
  • Download your copy of The Forrester New Wave: Cybersecurity Risk Rating Platforms, Q1 2021 here .
  • SecurityScorecard is the global leader in cybersecurity ratings and the only service with over 1.6 million companies continuously rated.
  • Every company has the universal right to their trusted and transparent Instant SecurityScorecard rating .

Magna to Deliver 3D Surround View With Next-Gen Cameras and Electronic Control Units

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 5:28pm

AURORA, Ontario, Feb. 25, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Global automakers will soon be able to offer 3D surround-view systems in more vehicles, thanks to Magnas new surround view cameras and electronic control units.

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  • AURORA, Ontario, Feb. 25, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Global automakers will soon be able to offer 3D surround-view systems in more vehicles, thanks to Magnas new surround view cameras and electronic control units.
  • Magnas multi-camera system provides a high-resolution, 360-degree field of view around the vehicle.
  • The domain controller then creates a 3D surround-view image by processing the four camera images, rendering a seamlessly stitched 3D view of surroundings in relation to the vehicle.
  • "By providing a high-performance surround view platform that is cost-effective, were helping our customers bring added safety and convenience to more drivers, said Uwe Geissinger, Magna Electronics President.

The Worldwide Cloud Security Posture Management Industry is Expected to Reach $9 Billion by 2026 at a CAGR of 14.4% from 2020 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 4:42pm

The global Cloud Security Posture Management (CSPM) market size in the post-COVID-19 scenario is projected to grow from USD 4.0 Billion in 2020 to USD 9.0 Billion by 2026, at a CAGR of 14.4% during the forecast period.

Key Points: 
  • The global Cloud Security Posture Management (CSPM) market size in the post-COVID-19 scenario is projected to grow from USD 4.0 Billion in 2020 to USD 9.0 Billion by 2026, at a CAGR of 14.4% during the forecast period.
  • An increase in misconfiguration and lack of security tools and processes have contributed to the growth of the CSPM market.
  • Asia Pacific (APAC) comprises of emerging economies, such as China, Japan, India, Australia and New Zealand with developed security infrastructure.
  • Lack of Awareness Toward Cloud Resources, Cloud Security Architecture, and Strategy

ServiceNow to Present at Upcoming Investor Conference

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 4:16pm

ServiceNow (NYSE: NOW) today announced that President and CEO, Bill McDermott, will present at the Morgan Stanley Technology, Media and Telecom Conference on Tuesday, March 2 at 3:45 p.m. PT.

Key Points: 
  • ServiceNow (NYSE: NOW) today announced that President and CEO, Bill McDermott, will present at the Morgan Stanley Technology, Media and Telecom Conference on Tuesday, March 2 at 3:45 p.m. PT.
  • The webcasts will be accessible on the investor relations section of the ServiceNow website at http://investors.servicenow.com and archived on the ServiceNow site for a period of 30 days.
  • ServiceNow (NYSE: NOW) is making the world of work, work better for people.
  • ServiceNow, the ServiceNow logo, Now, and other ServiceNow marks are trademarks and/or registered trademarks of ServiceNow, Inc. in the United States and/or other countries.

Capital One Exec Joins Fraud Elimination Leader Vesta as Head of AI and R&D

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 4:03pm

Melby joins Vesta with over 15 years' experience in data science and data engineering, most recently leading Capital One's Fraud Data Science team.

Key Points: 
  • Melby joins Vesta with over 15 years' experience in data science and data engineering, most recently leading Capital One's Fraud Data Science team.
  • "Vesta brings a wealth of experience fighting fraud and growing approvals on a global scale and already boasts industry-leading machine learning capabilities.
  • In addition to his experience at Capital One, Melby also previously held positions at Palantir Technologies and the MITRE Corporation.
  • Vesta is an end-to-end card-not-present (CNP) fraud prevention platform trusted by leading brands in telco, e-commerce, travel, banking, and financial services.