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CEDUS, an EIT Digital initiative, shortlisted for second phase of the SELECT for Cities pre-commercial procurement

13 Jul

After just a few months since its launch, CEDUS (City Enabler for Digital Urban Services), an Innovation Activity by EIT Digital is gaining important international recognition. The initiative, which will allow urban services providers and decision makers to actively collaborate to exploit urban data, passed the first phase of the SELECT for Cities Pre-Commercial Procurement (PCP) issued in March by the cities of Antwerp, Copenhagen and Helsinki.  (more…)

Prices of Lithium Battery Cells to Go Up in Second Half of 2017 Due to Seasonal Demand, TrendForce Reports

12 Jul

The global market for lithium batteries witnessed an average price increase of 15% to 25% for battery cells in the first half of 2017 compared with the second half of 2016, according to EnergyTrend, a division of TrendForce. (more…)

TrendForce Forecasts Global Market for AI-Powered Financial Robo-Advisors to Expand by a CAGR of 75% From 2016 to 2020

11 Jul

The financial industry, which has been labor intensive and data driven, is one of the sectors most affected by the transformative changes brought about by artificial intelligence (AI). The latest AI market analysis by TrendForce finds that the fastest application growth for AI within the financial industry is taking place in the field of investment consultation services. (more…)

AHF Urges G20 to Increase Financial Commitment and Global HIV Response in Light of Summit in Hamburg

11 Jul

During Germany’s presidency of the G20, for the first time, the issue of global health has been placed on the G20 agenda. The summit in Hamburg offers a unique opportunity for Germany to set an example for the rest of the G20 countries in the fight against HIV/AIDS worldwide. (more…)

Taiwan Court Rejects Patent-Infringement Charge of Heraeus against Giga Solar

10 Jul

Taiwan’s Intellectual Property Court ruled on July 7 refuting charge of patent infringement by Heraeus, the world’s leading metallization paste supplier, against Giga Solar Materials, Taiwan’s major past supplier. Heraeus is examining the ruling, which involves its Taiwan patent No. 1432539, in order to decide whether to appeal the case. (more…)

Pulse Electronics Congratulates Tesla on Achieving its Model 3 Manufacturing Milestone

10 Jul

Pulse Electronics, a leading provider of electronic components, is proud to be a supplier partner for the upcoming Tesla Model 3 launch with products from our AutomotivePower and Network Access BU’s in the various Model 3 systems. (more…)

TEP Plans Next-Generation Power Plant to Support Solar Energy Expansion

10 Jul

Tucson Electric Power (TEP) is seeking bids for the engineering, design and construction of an efficient new type of natural gas generator in Tucson that will help provide reliable electric service by supporting the expansion of renewable energy. (more…)

Huawei Releases Boundless Computing Strategy and Solutions

10 Jul

On July 6th Huawei released the Boundless Computing server strategy and series solutions in Beijing. (more…)

Global Asset Management Company Selects Zayo for Wavelength Solution

7 Jul

A global investment management company has selected Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ZAYO) for a wavelength solution to connect the company’s data centers in the eastern U.S. The project, part of an infrastructure transformation initiative, expands a long-standing relationship with Zayo, dating back nearly a decade. (more…)

Santhera Selects Veeva CRM and Veeva OpenData as Commercial Software and Data Platform

7 Jul

Veeva Systems has announced that Santhera Pharmaceuticals selected Veeva CRM and Veeva OpenData as a commercial software and data platform for its first product launch. The rare disease pharmaceutical company is adopting Veeva Commercial Cloud solutions to establish a consistent, global approach to commercialization. (more…)