YuppTV Makes Live Streaming Effortless with the Launch of Freedocast Pro Device and Live Streaming Platform
April 26, 2017
One of the world’s largest internet-based TV and On-demand service provider for South Asian content, YuppTV, announced the launch of Freedocast Pro Device and Freedocast Live Streaming Platform. Providing end-to-end solutions for users to go LIVE instantly, anywhere anytime, the Pro Device & Live-Streaming platform also enables users to broadcast live videos on multiple platforms such as, Facebook and YouTube Live, Twitter/Periscope and others.
From Bombs to Bytes: How Tech can Transform Iraq’s Economy
April 25, 2017
One of the big hits at this year’s Iraq Britain Business Council (IBBC) conference was the tech panel (pictured) with four leading Tech companies using tech to deliver their unique services: Zain Telco, launching Zain Cash, Restrata who offer cyber security to the traditional and emergent digital economy, and Gulftainer, the logistics to connect Iraq to the world of commerce and Inevert, a start-up tech investor.
There is a clear appetite"...
ABB and IBM Partner in Industrial Artificial Intelligence Solutions
April 25, 2017
Replace first paragraph: ABB and IBM (NYSE:IBM) today announced a strategic collaboration that brings together ABB’s industry leading digital offering, ABB Ability, with IBM Watson Internet of Things cognitive capabilities to unlock new value for customers in utilities, industry and transport & infrastructure.
Customers will benefit from ABB’s deep domain knowledge and extensive portfolio of digital solutions combined with IBM’s"...
Wibu-Systems Offers €50,000 for Breaking Its Patented Encryption Method
April 24, 2017
For the opening of the Hannover Messe, Wibu-Systems, the leading provider of secure license management in the industrial world, launches a new global hacking contest to prove the validity and strength of Blurry Box®, a new revolutionary encryption method. Starting today, online registrations are open to all hackers at www.blurrybox.com. The contestants will have three weeks to break the code and report their exploits for their chance to win €50,000. The contenders have to hack a game application that is protected with Blurry Box and prove they can run the software without Internet connection and the associated hardware secure element. The hijacks will be reported directly to an external jury of IT security scientists: Professor Dr. Thorsten Holz, Deputy Director of the Horst Goertz Institute (HGI) and Professor of Systems Security, Professor Dr. Christof Paar, Director of IT Security......
KDDI: TELEHOUSE OSAKA 2 Data Center in Osaka to Provide Direct Connection to JPIX, Japan's Largest Internet Exchange Operator
April 24, 2017
KDDI CORPORATION (TOKYO:9433) (KDDI) and Japan Internet Exchange Co., Ltd. (JPIX) have agreed to establish a JPIX connection point (PoP ) within the TELEHOUSE OSAKA 2 data center operated by KDDI in Osaka, Japan, and will begin providing Internet exchange (IX) services as a new JPIX Osaka Kyobashi site on April 24, 2017. The partnership, which aims to meet the growing demand for IX and colocation  services in Osaka, will give TELEHOUSE OSAKA 2 users access to KDDI’s capability to support the high power demand while offering high reliability and connectivity to KDDI's network, and to JPIX’s environment that supports large numbers of connections with low latency, which ranks among the most extensive in Japan, enabling them to expand their businesses. This move will expand the TELEHOUSE Interconnect  service used by KDDI’s more than 3,000 connectivity partners (carriers, mobile providers, ISPs, content providers, enterprises, etc.) worldwide. KDDI and JPIX will use this opportunity to utilize this robust connectivity and support the expansion......
X-Rite Announces i1Profiler Color Calibration Support for 4K+ Monitors for Photographers and Filmmakers–Ultra Efficient, Capture-to-edit Color-managed Workflows at NAB 2017
April 24, 2017
NABSHOW – X-Rite Incorporated, a global leader in color science and technology, with subsidiary Pantone (http://www.xrite.com), today announced the upcoming availability* of i1Profiler update support for i1Display Pro and i1Pro 2 solutions for Field Displays, Recorders, Laptops, and Monitors using high DPI 4k+. X-Rite i1Display Pro, i1Pro 2 and X-Rite ColorChecker Video targets will be on display at NAB 2017, Las Vegas April 24-27 at: ATOMOS C8925/C9425 and B&H Photo/Video C10916/C3056DP booths. The update to 4K+ support shows X-Rite’s commitment to stay current with evolving technologies. The latest i1Profiler software, which already includes Rec-709, Rec-2020 and DCI-P3 support, offers filmmakers true color image representation, on screen and on/off set. With X-Rite’s newest i1Filmmaker Kit, a combination of i1Display Pro and ColorChecker Passport Video, filmmakers will reduce editing time, achieve multiple camera matching, and improve color balance for faster consistently balanced color workflow. “We recognize the growing need to not......
Dubai Internet City Offers Platform for Chinese Tech Companies to Increase International Presence
April 21, 2017
A delegation from Dubai Internet City (DIC), the leading technology business community created by the Government of Dubai as a strategic location for companies to innovate, is visiting the People’s Republic of China to strengthen ties and explore new business opportunities with Chinese companies from diverse technology segments.
The week-long visit, scheduled from 19 to 26 April 2017, aims to highlight how"...
SES Launches Rapid Response Vehicle for Defence, Security and Humanitarian Missions
April 20, 2017
SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG)announced its new government product Rapid Response Vehicle (RRV), a SATCOM-enabled platform capable of providing high-speed connectivity and global communications services tailored to a broad range of commercial, civil, humanitarian and defence missions around the world.
The Rapid Response Vehicle is the world’s first mobile platform to offer collaborative communications technologies over multiple orbits"...
IBC Launches 365 Online Community Platform for Global Media, Entertainment and Technology Industry
April 20, 2017
IBC is delighted to announce the launch of IBC365 at www.ibc.org, a new online community platform and weekly e-bulletin that will share IBC’s unparalleled business knowledge and insight through fresh and original content, throughout the year. As part of IBC’s remit to be run “by the industry, for the industry”, the organisation recently commissioned extensive independent research to take the pulse of the broadcast and media industry and pinpoint areas where IBC could offer greater value to 1,700+ exhibitors and 55,000+ visitors of the IBC Show in Amsterdam in September. A key finding of the research was a desire for more IBC-generated industry insight outside of show time. IBC Chief Executive Michael Crimp said: “For several years IBC stakeholders have asked for access to the wealth of knowledge generated by our wide range of industry experts. IBC365 enables......
AppD Summit: Europe’s Only Event Where Leading Brands Connect Customers, Code and Revenue
April 20, 2017
AppDynamics, a Cisco company and the leader in application intelligence, today announced AppD Summit Europe, the industry’s inaugural event to help technology leaders fulfill their missions to make their businesses digital first. IT organizations must now evolve from service to full partnership with the business, and AppD Summit Europe will empower IT professionals to expand their impact and influence in this landscape. Users demand superior performance from their apps; business owners demand better outcomes from their digital engagements. Newly backed by Cisco, AppDynamics is hosting its first major event in London to share its vision for the future of application and business monitoring. AppD Summit Europe spotlights how high-performance digital experiences are crafted to attract and retain loyal customers. Summit participants will engage firsthand with a cross-section of those in Europe’s technology vanguard, including IT leaders from Barclays, BMJ, Credit Suisse, Siemens, Specsavers, and Standard Bank. Reinventing IT Career Paths in Europe It’s......