February 2019

A10 Networks Ships Industry-leading 100 Gbps NFV Solution for 5G Secure Application Services

Thunder CFW 100 Gbps Virtual Solution Helps Speed the Transition to NFV and Future-proof Networks for 5G

Theale, UK. – 21st February 2019 – A10 Networks (NYSE: ATEN) today announced that it has shipped the industry-leading 100 Gbps virtual machine for 5G secure application services with the Thunder® Convergent Firewall (CFW). The solution has already been adopted by a major telco provider in the Middle East for its 5G environment. The 100 Gbps virtual machine provides the fastest throughput available in the market and helps customers transition to an agile, scalable and software-defined network function virtualisation infrastructure (NFVi) required for the commercial roll-out of 5G networks. 

CleverTouch Marketing Listed in the Sunday Times Top 100 Best Companies to Work For 2019

  • Hampshire-based Marketing Technology consultancy recognised as an employer with an ‘outstanding’ commitment to workplace engagement

Alresford, UK, February 21st, 2019 – CleverTouch Marketing, Europe’s most respected Marketing Technology consulting and service provider, has been featured in the Sunday Times Best Companies to Work For 2019, scoring 733.5 on the Best Companies Index, it was announced today. 

Android on the march in business but security a concern, says new research

BRACKNELL, UK. 21st FEBRUARY 2019 - The use of Android tablets and handhelds are on the rise in business but security remains a concern, according to the latest research from Panasonic Business. On average, 72% of tablets and handheld devices in businesses (excluding mobile telephones) use the Android operating system. And with 60% of device buyers saying Android was still being integrated into their organisations, the number of devices is expected to rise with the majority seeing growth for the next three years.

The top three benefits of Android over other operating systems were said to be flexibility (59%), security (58%) and affordability (52%). 

Cerillion Named as a Visionary in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Integrated Revenue and Customer Management for CSPs for Third Consecutive Time

London, 21st February 2019 – Cerillion (AIM: CER), an innovator in digital monetisation and customer management solutions, today announced that it has again been recognised by Gartner as a Visionary in the latest edition of the highly respected Magic Quadrant for Integrated Revenue and Customer Management (IRCM) for CSPs*. This is the third time in a row that Cerillion has been named as a Visionary and the fifth consecutive time that the company has been positioned in this analyst report. 

This year’s Magic Quadrant assesses 18 vendors in the IRCM market, with each company evaluated for their “completeness of vision” and “ability to execute”, including company strategy and customer references. 

Unbabel Appoints Amy Kux as Chief Financial Officer

San Francisco, USA: 20 February 2019: A year after raising $23 million in series B funding, AI-powered, human-refined translation platform Unbabel today announced the appointment of Amy Kux to the role of Chief Financial Officer, based in the company’s San Francisco headquarters.

With a proven track record in management and business leadership applied to high-growth international technology start-ups, Kux joins Unbabel from Udemy, where she was Head of Finance. There she was strategic both in raising series D fundraising and opening the company’s Brazil office. Prior to Udemy, she was Head of Finance for next generation content delivery network Cloudflare.

Endace Named Winner in the 15th Annual Info Security PG's 2019 Global Excellence Awards

EndaceProbe Series 9200 secures Gold, Silver and Bronze wins in three separate categories 

London, UK – 20th February 2019 - Endace announced today that Info Security Products Guide, the industry's leading information security research and advisory guide, has named the EndaceProbe Series 9200 Analytics Platform the Gold Winner in the 15th Annual 2019 Info Security PG’s Global Excellence Awards® in the Best Security Hardware Product (New or Updated Version) category, Silver Winner in the Security Investigation category, and Bronze Winner in Network Security and Management category. 

Veea to Launch VeeaHub Pro Series - Next Generation Edge Computing Platform at MWC Barcelona

New York, NY - February 2019 – Veea, the company powering an intelligently connected world with a universal platform for IoT and smart edge solutions, will unveil the next generation of its Edge Computing Systems – the VeeaHub Pro Series at the forthcoming MWC2019 event in Barcelona. The Pro series offers a powerful intelligent edge server boasting a full feature set of wireless connectivity options and expandability – offering operators and enterprises a fully integrated device and software platform for deploying edge applications today, with a clear path for integration into future 5G networks. To learn more visit Veea’s Booth C12 in Hall 7 at MWC.

Redgate champions cloud adoption with full support for Azure in its SQL Server monitoring tool

Cambridge UK, Tuesday 19 February 2019 – Recognizing the increasing take-up of cloud storage, the latest version of Redgate’s SQL Monitor enables entire SQL Server estates to be managed and monitored from one dashboard, whether they are on-premises or in the Azure cloud. After months in development, SQL Monitor v9 gives users the ability to seamlessly monitor hybrid and cloud estates, including both Azure Managed Instances and SQL Database Elastic Pools.

SML RFID Named in the EECC’s UHF RFID Transponder Benchmark Report

19th February 2019: SML RFID, the leading full-service RFID solution provider has been named in European EPC Competence Center’s (EECC) latest annual report - UHF RFID Transponder Benchmark (UTPS) for its GB3U8; a small-form, high-performance inlay aimed at omnichannel retailers. The inlay has been featured in the report which includes an extensive list of RFID inlays and worldwide standard in the measurement of RFID transponders.

UK emergency services need to harness every technological tool available to ensure future success, says telent

Warwick, 18 February 2019: The effective digital transformation of the UK’s emergency services is essential if it is to continue to provide the best possible Blue Light services, the General Manager of Public Safety & Defence at telent warned today.

Barry Zielinski urged the sector to harness every technological tool available to them as a new white paper revealed that between 2015 and 2019, emergency fire and rescue services face – on average – a 22% reduction in their budgets[1] due to government funding cuts, while demand for their expertise continues to rise.