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SES Accelerates Its Market Approach with SES Video and SES Networks LUXEMBOURG -Thursday, April 6th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today that its Board of Directors approved a restructuring of SES’s go-to-market organisation model with the creation of two highly focused business units, SES Video and SES Networks, focusing on the video- and data-centric...

Stromasys Announces First Cross-Platform Server Emulation Solution for Oracle Cloud CAMBRIDGE, Mass. -Thursday, April 6th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Stromasys, a pioneer in legacy server emulators and Gold level member of Oracle PartnerNetwork, announces Charon as the first solution to migrate SPARC, Alpha, VAX, and HP 3000 critical applications to the Oracle Cloud Platform. The Stromasys Charon on Oracle Cloud offering...

Speed is This Season’s Hottest Fashion Trend, According to Research from Kurt Salmon, Part of Accenture Strategy DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -Thursday, April 6th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- WORLD RETAIL CONGRESS -– With one in eight younger consumers (18 to 24 year olds) shopping every week and buying a fashion item at least once a fortnight, retailers are gearing themselves up to meet growing demand for fast, on-trend, fashion-led styles, according to new...

SES Shareholders Approve All Resolutions at Annual General Meeting LUXEMBOURG -Thursday, April 6th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) held its Annual General Meeting (AGM) today in Betzdorf, Luxembourg. The shareholders approved all proposed resolutions, notably the company's 2016 accounts and the proposed dividend of EUR 1.34 per A-share, which will be paid to...

CMMI® Institute Reports Fifth Consecutive Year of Record Growth PITTSBURGH -Thursday, April 6th 2017 [ar] [fr]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- CMMI® Institute announced today that 2,237 organizations earned a Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) appraisal rating in 2016, a 16 percent global increase in the number of completed appraisals. Business leaders who conduct a CMMI appraisal can determine what...

Toshiba Tec Unveils Mobile Printer Delivering Three-Inch Wide Labels and Receipts TOKYO -Thursday, April 6th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Toshiba Tec Corporation (TOKYO: 6588) today unveils its B-FP3 mobile printer, which produces three-inch wide receipts and labels. The light and compact, yet robust printer with proven drop-resistant durability delivers crisp and clear labeling. The introduction of Toshiba Tec's...

Unisaúde and Medsis to Launch Healthcare Payment Card to Serve Millions in Brazil RIO DE JANEIRO -Thursday, April 6th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Unisaúde, one of the largest emerging providers of direct discounted health services in Brazil, has announced the launch of a dedicated payment card for health services that caters to the middle and upper class individuals affected by the exorbitantly high healthcare...

Russell Reynolds Associates Hires Marc de Leyritz NEW YORK -Thursday, April 6th 2017 [ar] [fr]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Russell Reynolds Associates, a leading global executive search and leadership advisory firm, today announced that Marc de Leyritz has joined the firm's global Board and CEO Practice. Based in Paris, de Leyritz works with multinational clients across a range of C-suite...

MetLife Foundation Announces Sponsorship Of “Multipliers of Prosperity” For A Third Year NEW YORK -Wednesday, April 5th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- MetLife Foundation today proudly announces its third year as sponsor of Multipliers of Prosperity, an award winning custom content hub led by WSJ. Custom Studios that helps raise awareness about the challenges and opportunities in the realm of financial inclusion. According...

SES and Luxembourg Government Extend SATMED E-Health Contract LUXEMBOURG -Wednesday, April 5th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) and the Luxembourg Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs today announced that they have extended a contract to maintain and support SATMED, an e-health satellite platform, until 2020. Under the new contract, SES will continue to...

Gogo and SES Sign Capacity Deals to Meet Surging Inflight Connectivity Demand in North America LUXEMBOURG -Wednesday, April 5th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) today announced new satellite capacity deals with Gogo (NASDAQ: GOGO) to meet the growing demand for high-speed inflight connectivity services on travel routes over the US and Canada. The new contracts with Gogo include capacity on 12...

SES and Thales Unveil Next-Generation Capabilities Onboard SES-17 LUXEMBOURG -Tuesday, April 4th 2017  

SES’s new Ka-HTS satellite will embark Thales’s SpaceFlexTM VHTS processor to deliver unrivalled flexibility, capacity, coverage and service quality Provides enhanced performance for FlytLIVE Thales’s aviation connectivity services over the Americas (BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES...

ACTIVE Network Names Dana Jones as New CEO; Darko Dejanovic to Become Executive Chairman DALLAS -Tuesday, April 4th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ACTIVE Network®, the premier global marketplace for activities and events and an industry-leading provider of intelligence solutions, today announced that it has appointed Dana Jones as Chief Executive Officer effective immediately. Darko Dejanovic, who has been ACTIVE...

SES Shapes the Inflight Connectivity Market LUXEMBOURG -Tuesday, April 4th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) delivers tailored service to the increasingly demanding requirements for inflight connectivity (IFC). The SES approach and the future of IFC are described in the new SES White Paper “Connected Planes, Smart Systems”. IFC providers rely...

Customer Experience – The Uncomfortable Truth LONDON -Tuesday, April 4th 2017 [ar] [fr]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Organisations around the world are failing to implement effective digital strategies. As a result their customer experience (CX) solutions are becoming disjointed, and digital is not displacing traditional phone interactions at the speed that their customers are...

EUROSTAR Group showcased leading Smart Convergence solutions at CABSAT 2017 Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Monday, April 3rd 2017 [ar]  

EUROSTAR Group, the leading digital and consumer technology innovator in the Middle East, has created a unified gateway of satellite, security and digital solutions in the region. Partnering with some of the leading digital solution providers in the world, EUROSTAR presents a regional Smart...

The Maritime Standard Awards 2017 Aims to Set the Bar Higher Still Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Sunday, April 2nd 2017 [ar]  

The Maritime Standard Awards (TMS Awards) 2017 will take place at the Atlantis Ballroom, Atlantis, The Palm on 23rd October this year. This is the fourth year in succession that the Awards and gala dinner, now established as the leading event of its type in the region, returns to this...

SES-10 launched successfully on SpaceX’s flight-proven Falcon 9 rocket KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, Fla. -Friday, March 31st 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announces that the SES-10 satellite was successfully launched into space onboard a flight-proven SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket at 18:27 EDT from NASA’s Kennedy Space Centre, Florida. SES-10 is the first geostationary commercial satellite to ever...

News Services Group Receives an Award of Appreciation from AURAK President Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Thursday, March 30th 2017 [ar] [fr]  

News Services Group (NSG), represented by its CEO Mr. Tony AbiHanna, received today an award of appreciation from the President of the American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK), Prof. Hassan Hamdan Al Alkim, for its exemplary translation and news distribution services rendered to the...

DEWA Signs Agreement With Silver Spring Networks to Provide a Smart Canopy for Innovative Services and Smart Grid... SAN JOSE, Calif. & DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -Thursday, March 30th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today Silver Spring Networks, Inc. (NYSE: SSNI) announced that its subsidiary, Silver Spring Networks International Limited, has entered into an agreement with the Dubai Electricity & Water Authority (DEWA) to establish a communication platform based on Silver Spring’s IPv6...