Press Releases

Hitachi Rail agrees to acquire Thales’ ground transportation systems business for €1.66bn

Hitachi, Ltd. and Hitachi Rail agreed to acquire Thales‘ Ground Transportation Systems business for an enterprise value of €1,660 million. The final purchase price will be determined after customary adjustments typical for a transaction of this nature. (more…)

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August 4, 2021

Posted by: Anasia D'mello

Semtech and eLichens prevent gas leak accidents in cities with new sensor utilising LoRaWAN

Semtech Corporation, a supplier of high performance analogue and mixed-signal semiconductors and advanced algorithms, announced its collaboration with eLichens, designer of avolta-CH4, a new connected gas leak detector running on the LoRaWAN standard. (more…)

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Posted by: Anasia D'mello

Intralogistics automation report highlights acceleration of automation due to impact of covid-19

Guidance Automation, a provider of guidance, navigation and control technologies,  announces the findings of its latest research regarding the growth of the intralogistics automation sector. (more…)

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Posted by: Anasia D'mello

Signify joins HomeGrid Forum to transform communications through Li-Fi tech

HomeGrid Forum reports that Signify, a specialist in lighting, has joined the organisation to expand the innovation and deployment of G.hn technology for Light Fidelity (Li-Fi) applications. (more…)

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Posted by: Anasia D'mello

TelcoSwitch acquires SureVoIP to enhance SME presence and network capabilities

TelcoSwitch, a software provider of unified communications and compliance solutions, has announced the acquisition of Scottish-based IP telephony provider and network operator SureVoIP. The deal will add new infrastructure to enhance TelcoSwitch’s status as an enterprise network carrier, while also increasing resilience with data centres in both London and Edinburgh. (more…)

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August 3, 2021

Posted by: Anasia D'mello

Average data breach cost now over $4mn, shows 10% growth

According to data presented by Atlas VPN, the average financial damages caused by a data breach increased by nearly 10% year over year to $4.24 million (€3.57 million)in 2021. This is the highest spike since 2015.

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Study: Intel evo vPro answer legacy PC barriers

What’s new: An Intel-commissioned UK-based survey found that more than 40% of employees polled said they spent two to three hours a week trying to fix information technology issues related to productivity applications and one-third reported spending the same amount of time troubleshooting video conferencing. (more…)

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LoRaWAN roaming goes global thanks to Actility’s thingPark exchange

Actility has been playing a key role in driving the LoRaWAN technology development from its creation, as a founding member, to the current days by driving and contributing to the development of its standard and ecosystem. By leading the development of the LoRaWAN roaming standard, Actility successfully run interoperability tests with several other members of the LoRa Alliance.

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Posted by: Anasia D'mello

Berg Insight says global cellular IoT connections grew 12% to reach 1.7 billion in 2020

A new report from the IoT market research firm Berg Insight says that the global number of cellular IoT subscribers increased by 12% during 2020 to reach 1.74 billion. (more…)

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August 2, 2021

Posted by: Anasia D'mello

Shutterstock.AI to enable AWS customers to train ML models for ecommerce and autonomous vehicles

Shutterstock, Inc., a global creative platform offering full-service solutions, high-quality content, and tools for brands, businesses and media companies, has announced the availability of its data (images, 3D, video and associated metadata) on AWS Data Exchange. (more…)

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July 30, 2021

Posted by: Anasia D'mello