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Openwave Mobility Takes Top Honors With Double Win at Virtualization Awards

Leading Industry Analysts Recognize Openwave Mobility’s Virtualization Leadership with Two Accolades

BERLIN – May 24, 2019 – Underscoring its place as the preeminent provider of solutions that enable mobile operators to manage and monetize encrypted traffic in virtualized networks, Openwave Mobility, an Enea company, won two awards at Network Virtualization & SDN Europe this week. The company’s AI-based RAN Congestion Manager won Most Innovative NFV & SDN Solution. In addition Stratum Cloud Data Manager took the prize for Cutting-Edge Virtualization Proof of Concept (PoC).

Oracle recognises Panasonic with Markie Award for delivering legendary customer experiences

BRACKNELL, UK. 23rd May 2019 – Oracle has awarded Panasonic Mobile Solutions Business Division Europe (MSBDEU) a Markie Award in recognition of the outstanding experience it delivers to customers of its rugged TOUGHBOOK notebook, tablet and handheld devices. The awards showcase Oracle Customer Experience (CX) Cloud customers who have delivered standout customer experiences across marketing, sales, service and commerce. Panasonic took home The Apex Award for Best Overall Customer Experience.

Bavarian Insurance Company Awarded for Innovative use of Service Technology

  • Alexa deployed as a new customer service channel
  • Received Knowledge Award at recent USU World conference

Möglingen, May 22nd, 2019 A Bavarian insurance company, the Versicherungskammer Bayern, is breaking new ground in customer service. Together with Unymira, a business unit of USU, Germany's largest public insurer successfully completed a cutting-edge project using Alexa as a customer service channel. The Versicherungskammer Bayern won the Knowledge Award presented at the USU World 2019 conference in Berlin for the implementation of its innovative customer service concept.

Unbabel announced as the world leader in translation quality at WMT19

·         Unbabel regains title of best global Machine Translation Quality Estimation system at annual event

·         Won competition in 2016

·         Beats competition including Carnegie Mellon University

London, UK; Lisbon, Portugal. 21st May 2019. Unbabel, the leading enterprise multilingual support provider, has won the ‘shared task’ event at a renowned machine translation conference to re-establish itself as the premier global translation-as-a-service company.

BIXOLON Launches BK3-31 Kiosk Printer to the European Market

Compact, Flexible Open Frame Printing Solution for the Kiosk Market

BIXOLON Europe GmbH, a subsidiary of BIXOLON Co. Ltd, a leading global Mobile, Label and POS printer manufacturer today announced the launch of the BK3-31. A compact, flexible and highly reliable 3-inch (up to 80mm) open frame printing mechanism ideal for a range of kiosk printing applications including parking tickets, self-service terminals, train ticketing, receipting and more. 

STL launches disruptive portfolio of software products to accelerate CSPs’ digital reinvention

Based on the DevOps agility approach, these cloud-native digital solutions enable CSPs to go to market faster and offer an enhanced experience to their users

Pune, India – May 17, 2019: Sterlite Technologies Ltd (STL) [BSE: 532374, NSE: STRTECH], a global leader in end-to-end data network solutions, today announced the launch of ‘Digital Software Portfolio’, a portfolio of digital products that enables Communication Service Providers (CSPs) to go to market faster and offer an enhanced and personalised experience to their users.

The ‘Digital Software Portfolio’ is now available for STL’s CSP customers globally. This best-in-class software solutions portfolio includes:

IGEL Launches a Fast, Cost-Effective and Secure Endpoint Device for the Future of Work

Powered by IGEL OS 11, the newly enhanced IGEL UD2 is verified with IGEL Workspace Edition; UEFI Secure Boot activated; and, features a modern, eco-friendly and compact design ideal for space-constrained workplaces

Reading, UK. May 16, 2019 – IGEL, provider of a next-gen edge OS for cloud workspaces, today announced the launch of the new IGEL UD2. Part of IGEL’s family of Universal Desktop endpoint solutions, the compact IGEL UD2 is a fast, cost-effective and secure endpoint device designed to meet the needs of the “future of work” that includes more secure, more agile environments built on Desktop-as-a-Service (DaaS) and other cloud-enabled technologies.

Artificial Intelligence Breakthroughs Lead to Unprecedented M&A Growth, Reveals Hampleton Partners’ Report

London, UK – 15 May 2019. Hampleton Partners’ latest analysis of the Artificial Intelligence M&A market reveals that over 150 deals were disclosed in 2018, up from 105 deals in 2017. The first half of 2019 is also showing impressive AI-related M&A momentum, with 65 deals already recorded and a total of near 100 deals forecast for the half-year only. In terms of market value, AI is forecast to grow from $21.46 billion in 2018 to $190 billion by 2025 – in other words, to grow nine-fold over the next seven-year period[1].

Heiko Garrelfs, sector principal, Hampleton Partners, said:

Unbabel named in top three ‘hottest’ European scale-ups at TNW Conference 2019

·         ‘Tech5’ Awards shortlisted 100 entries

·         Unbabel runner up to Danish company ‘Too Good To Go’

·         Unbabel CTO João Graça attended the ceremony

London, UK; Lisbon, Portugal. 9th May 2019. Unbabel, the leading enterprise multilingual support provider, has been named as one of Europe’s top scale-ups as part of the ‘Tech5’ Awards at TNW Conference 2019.

The Tech5 is a yearly competition organised by TNW and Adyen. It showcases the hottest young scale-ups in all European countries and Israel based on their performance, growth, and potential. Criteria include notable investment rounds, team growth, media coverage and social impact.