Motorola Solutions Acquires WatchGuard, Inc., Leader in Mobile Video for Public Safety

18 Jul

Motorola Solutions, Inc. (NYSE: MSI) has announced it has acquired WatchGuard, Inc., a U.S. leader in mobile video solutions. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Continue reading 

Cloudflare Grows Network and Launches Performance and Cryptography Solutions in Q2

18 Jul

Cloudflare, a leading Internet security, performance, and reliability company, has announced that it protects and optimizes more than 18 million Internet properties as of the second quarter of 2019, an increase of more than two million from last quarter. This is made possible through Cloudflare’s global network, which spans more than 180 cities in 80 countries and counts approximately ten percent of the Fortune 1,000 as paying customers. Continue reading 

5G Telecommunications Push Up Demand; 2020 Sees New Growth Momentum for GaAs RF Components, Says TrendForce

18 Jul

According to TrendForce’s latest report, current RF front end component manufacturers are gradually turning to GaAs chips as their main material of choice, according to the functional requirements of the phone component in question. As 5G becomes more and more widespread, the number of RF components used will double compared to that of the 4G era. Both of these factors are expected to herald a new period of growth for the GaAs RF component market beginning from 2020. Continue reading 

Atom Teams Up With Goldstar to Expand Local Event Coverage

17 Jul

Atom Tickets, the social entertainment ticketing platform, is teaming up with Goldstar, the company that makes it easier and more affordable for millions of people to discover live entertainment nationwide, to expand Atom Events’ list of local activities across multiple entertainment categories. Atom Events launched last week in three cities including Atlanta, Boston and Los Angeles. Atom Events will become available to more cities in the coming months. Continue reading 

Amazon Features Imou Smart Home Products at Prime Day Launch Event 2019

17 Jul

Imou, a leading smart IoT solution and service provider, is pleased to unveil three new smart security cameras in European market at Amazon’s Prime Day Launch event 2019, as the only supplier in the surveillance camera category. Continue reading 

Huawei Ban Temporarily Relaxed; Whether LTPS Panel Demand May Recover Requires Further Observation, Says TrendForce

16 Jul

WitsView , a division of TrendForce , says that demand for LTPS devices were previously expected to grow steadily in 2019 and cause utilization for LTPS production lines to climb. But due to the effects of the Huawei ban, LTPS area produced is expected to shrink starting from 3Q, with the annual area produced expected to fall by about 7.2% compared to 2018, arriving at just 8.3 million square-meters. This is the first time in recent years that LTPS area faces the risk of decline. However, it is worth observing whether panel demand will recover swiftly as the US relaxes for now the sales ban on Huawei in the wake of G20. Continue reading 

DC BLOX Opens Birmingham Data Center

16 Jul

DC BLOX, a multi-tenant data center provider delivering the infrastructure and connectivity essential to power today’s digital business, announces the opening of its fourth data center facility in Birmingham, Alabama. The first phase of the facility, now customer ready, delivers up to 5MW of power, 18,000 square feet of white space and 13,000 square feet of office space, featuring conference rooms, demo space, hoteling cubes and workstations. This location is DC BLOX’s flagship facility and is capable of expanding to over 200,000 square feet with over 60MW of critical IT load to serve as a technology and innovation hub for the surrounding area. Continue reading 

Verne Global joins NVIDIA DGX-Ready Data Center Program as HPC & AI Colocation Partner

16 Jul

Verne Global, a provider of advanced data center solutions for high performance computing (HPC), has announced that it has joined the NVIDIA DGX-Ready Data Center program as a certified colocation partner. Continue reading 

Prices for Mid- and Large-sized LCD Panels Keep Falling in 3Q, Says TrendForce

15 Jul

According to WitsView, a division of TrendForce, prices for mid- and large-sized LCD panels are unlikely to stop falling in 3Q19, mainly due to the trade war that raged on in 2Q. Some LCD brands have already stocked up beforehand as well as raised inventory levels of completed devices in North American regions. Adding the fact that brands are stuck with relatively high inventories of both panels and completed devices as a result of low demand, brands are reducing panel procurement for 3Q, causing restocking momentum to weaken. Continue reading 

Five9 to Provide Extraordinary Customer Experiences Using Microsoft Teams

15 Jul

Five9, Inc. (NASDAQ: FIVN), a leading provider of the intelligent cloud contact center, has announced that Microsoft has selected Five9 as a strategic contact center partner to deeply integrate the Five9 Intelligent Cloud Contact Center platform with Microsoft Teams. Continue reading