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Carrier-1 Named One of the Largest Data Centers in Dallas

24 Apr

Carrier-1 Data Centers is proud to remain in the top twenty of the largest data centers in Dallas for the sixth year in a row published by the Dallas Business Journal. More than 100,000 data centers are located in Dallas-Fort Worth. (more…)

NI Mobilizes Efforts Across the Engineering Community to Fight COVID-19

24 Apr

NI (Nasdaq: NATI), the provider of software-defined systems that helps accelerate the development and performance of automated test and automated measurement systems, has expanded internal resources to support engineers and the community. NI is committed to connecting engineers with the tools and resources they need, while also supporting its employees and their local communities around the globe. (more…)

As Pandemic Cannibalizes Revenue, Muji Faces Price Cut Dilemma, Says Nikkei

23 Apr

As the COVID-19 pandemic wreaks havoc on the physical retail industry, different retail companies have seen various degrees of impact. An extreme example of this concerns Japan-based Muji, which had previously been suffering from inventory issues. Pursuant to the pandemic’s prompt proliferation, many Muji stores across the globe have closed down, exacerbating the company’s excess stock. Muji now faces the dilemma of engaging in massive discounts or protecting its brand image. (more…)

Turkcell Transforms Its LTE and 5G Voice Network with Mavenir’s Cloud-Native NFV-Based IMS Solution

23 Apr

Turkcell continues to develop its virtualized infrastructure since it launched its unified telco cloud in 2016, and now, in line with this goal, Turkcell also transforms LTE and 5G voice network into 100% virtual infrastructures. Mavenir, the industry’s leading end-to-end cloud-native network software provider, has been selected by Turkcell to deploy its cloud-native, NFV-based IMS solution, for Turkcell’s home country Turkey and other subsidiaries. (more…)

Xsolla Unveils New Fast & Fair Refunds Solution, Bounty Program for Gamers

23 Apr

Xsolla, the video game business engine that helps developers and publishers launch and operate games globally, has launched two new programs to deliver best-in-class experiences for gamers – Fast & Fair Refunds and Xsolla Bounty. (more…)

Mobile Industrial Robots (MiR) Adds Five Certified System Integrators (CSIs) to Global Network

22 Apr

Mobile Industrial Robots (MiR), the global market leader for collaborative, autonomous mobile robots (AMRs), has announced the signing of five certified system integrators (CSI) in both North and South America. US-based JMP Solutions, Iris Custom Solutions, Flex-Line Automation, Advanced Handling Systems, as well as Nordika Brazil in Sao Paulo, Brazil, all have specific MiR robot, software and application expertise to support end users with large and complex implementations. (more…)

Autofleet Secures $7.5 Million For Its Vehicle-as-a-Service Platform, Enabling New Business Models for Fleets and Service Providers

22 Apr

Autofleet, a provider of AI-powered fleet optimization and vehicle-as-a-service solutions, has announced a capital raise totaling $7.5 million from a combination of Series A and seed financing. The Series A was led by MizMaa Ventures with participation from mobility-focused investors Maniv Mobility, Next Gear Ventures and Liil Ventures. The seed financing was led by Maniv Mobility. (more…)

Pandemic-Induced Decline in Large-Size DDI Demand Temporarily Halts Tight Supply Issues, which May Resurface in 2H20, Says TrendForce

21 Apr

According to the latest investigations by the WitsView research division of TrendForce, disappointing 1Q20 shipment performances by panel manufacturers, combined with the continued acceleration of the COVID-19 pandemic in Europe and the U.S., resulted in a reduction of proposed TV panel purchases in 2Q20 by several major TV brands. Despite urgent orders for IT panels due to the increased need for telework, overall IT panel demand following the fulfillment of these urgent orders remains yet unclear. As such, the previous projection of tight large-size DDI supply in 2020 has not surfaced at the moment. (more…)

MHPS J-Series Gas Turbine Fleet Achieves One Million Commercial Operating Hours

21 Apr

Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems’ (MHPS) J-Series gas turbine installed fleet has reached one million hours of commercial operation, nearly double that of similar sized gas turbines from competitors. This gas turbine series — the company’s largest and most advanced — leads the industry with reliable, efficient power generation and flexibility to meet rigid new standards for reduced carbon emissions. Introduced in 2011, the J-Series delivers an industry-leading overall reliability of 99.5% and an efficiency greater than 64%. (more…)

Eighty Percent of Executives Managing IoT and AR Strategies Expect the Tech to Become Industry Standard Within Five Years

21 Apr

PTC (NASDAQ: PTC) and Boston Consulting Group (BCG) have published the results of a new survey of more than 200 executives from companies using Internet of Things (IoT) and/or augmented reality (AR) solutions. The report, entitled “Unleashing the Power of Data with IoT and Augmented Reality,” found that fifty percent of survey respondents have already demonstrated the value of using IoT and AR, while more than eighty percent of the companies surveyed believe the technology will become the standard in their industry within five years. (more…)