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BIXOLON Demonstrates Its Innovative Range of Retail Printing Solutions at Paris Retail Week 2019

A look into the future of POS, Label and Mobile Printing Technology

 

Paris Retail Week (24-26 September 2019, Paris, France) - BIXOLON Europe GmbH, a subsidiary of the global manufacturer of advanced Mobile Label and POS printers, will be encouraging visitors onto its stand K047, at Paris Retail Week 2019. Showcasing its diverse range of intuitive printing solutions for the evolving Retail market, for a range of applications from inventory management, delivery labelling or self-service kiosks, click-and-collect, traditional POS setups and omni-channel retail systems.

 

65% of banks struggle with payment profitability according to Aite research

Report reveals that slow payment transformation risks shrinking margins further

London, 17th September 2019 – Aite Group, a global research and advisory firm in financial services, today launches a new report “The Payments Transformation Race: Criteria for Success”, commissioned by Icon Solutions. Based on a global survey of senior executives at the world’s top-tier banks, it reveals that high costs, low margins and increasingly commoditised business models are eroding payment profits, resulting in some services failing to break even.

Unisys: More than Three-Quarters of U.S. Citizens Accept State and Local Governments Sharing Their Personal Information across Agencies

BLUE BELL, Pa., September 12, 2019 – Most U.S. citizens acknowledge and accept that state and local government agencies share their personal data, even when it comes to personal information such as criminal records and income data, according to a new survey conducted by YouGov and sponsored by Unisys Corporation (NYSE: UIS). However, the survey found they remain concerned about the security of the data.

Healthtech Sees Highest Valuations in Over Five Years, Reveals Hampleton Partners’ Report

·         Sector sees highest median multiples on record and $8.3 billion in disclosed transaction value

·         M&A and PE investment focusing on disease prevention, patient experience and precision healthcare management software

·         Healthtech fundraising space maturing, with 38 VC-backed digital health unicorns worldwide

London, UK – 4 September 2019 - The first half of 2019 recorded an increase in healthtech M&A activity, with a healthy 100 deals inked (11 per cent more than in 2H 2018) and around $8.3 billion in disclosed transaction value throughout the period, reveals Hampleton Partners in its latest global Healthtech M&A Market Report.

oneM2M recognises contributions to IoT standards with Technical Excellence Awards

Sophia Antipolis, France, 3rd September, 2019: Recognising individuals who have significantly contributed to the development and standardisation of the Internet of Things (IoT) ecosystem, oneM2M has today announced that it has awarded three of its members with Technical Excellence Awards.

Held at oneM2M's recent Technical Plenary meeting in Shanghai, China, the Technical Excellence Awards acknowledge the outstanding contributions of individuals to oneM2M’s global IoT specifications, including its upcoming Release 4. The specifications provide a framework to support applications and services such as the smart grid, connected car, home automation, public safety, and health.

BIXOLON Launches XD3-40d Desktop Label Printer to the European Market

Introducing the First Model from its NEW Entry-Level Desktop Label Printing Range

BIXOLON Europe GmbH, a subsidiary of BIXOLON Co. Ltd, a leading global Mobile, Label and POS printer manufacturer today announced the launch of the XD3-40d, a 4-inch (118mm) Direct Thermal Barcode and Label Printer from its new XD3 entry-level desktop printing range to the European Market. Featuring a compact design, key industry features and competitive pricing, ideal for labelling applications within Manufacturing, Retail, Warehousing and Logistics markets.

Rajant Introduces the Mid-Tier ES1 Breadcrumb® Ideal for IIoT Applications and Light-Duty Vehicles

A low-cost option for a compact and lightweight, wireless mesh network with an IP67 package

Malvern, PA – August 27, 2019: Rajant Corporation, the exclusive provider of Kinetic Mesh® wireless networks, has launched its latest BreadCrumb® node, the ES1. This mid-tier BreadCrumb is a cost-effective option to use in conjunction with all other Rajant nodes to form or expand coverage of a resilient, autonomously adaptable Kinetic Mesh® network. Like all Rajant offerings, the ES1 is powered by their patented peer-to-peer InstaMesh® networking technology software that enables built-in network redundancy and resiliency.

Latest Accelerate State of DevOps Report demonstrates growing performance improvements

Cambridge UK, Thursday 22 August 2019 - The 2019 Accelerate State of DevOps Report, published today, highlights that DevOps is enabling continued high performance and technology transformation.

 

The Accelerate State of DevOps Report is the largest and longest running independent research of its kind, whether in academia or industry, and Redgate is a proud sponsor of the report. The 2019 Accelerate report contains learnings from more than 31,000 survey responses over six years of research on the impact of IT practices on organizational performance. The Accelerate research is performed by the DevOps Research and Assessment (DORA) group, which was acquired by Google in December 2018.

 

Carbon Black Threat Analysis Unit (TAU) Uncovers Significant Evolution of Popular Cryptomining Campaign Affecting More than 500,000 Computers

Dubbed “Access Mining,” TAU’s discovery demonstrates how cryptomining malware has been enhanced to steal system access information for possible sale on the dark web.

By some estimates, attackers could theoretically pull in $1.6 million annually by leveraging this attack model, which began about two years ago due to cryptocurrency market fluctuations and high availability of open source attack tools.

Reading, UK – 7th August 2019 -- Carbon Black (NASDAQ: CBLK), a leader in cloud-native endpoint protection, today released a threat report outlining how a well-known cryptomining campaign has been enhanced to steal system access information for possible sale on the dark web.