|The Age of the Robotic Chatbot is Over|
Despite the growing prevalence of chatbots in the customer service realm, consumers aren't sold on their efficacy, and many find chatbot experiences flat-out frustrating. These are some of the findings of an independent third-party survey of over 1,000 U.S. consumers commissioned by Verint.
|Telit Provides Vendors with a Low-cost, High-speed Serial-to-Wi-Fi/BLE |
Telit, announced the WE310G4 module, which enables device vendors to add dual-band Wi-Fi and Bluetooth Low Energy 5.0 connectivity quickly and cost-effectively to their products. Based on Realtek Ameba system on chip, the WE310G4 is ideal for a wide variety of embedded devices, including smart lighting, home appliances, medical wearables, smart city sensors, aftermarket telematics and industrial robots.
|5G-Enabled Technologies Could Solve U.S. Climate Change |
5G connectivity will play a significant role in enabling the U.S. to meet the Biden Administration's climate change goals, with 5G-enabled use cases projected to make up to a 20% contribution toward the country's carbon emission reduction targets by 2025, according to a new Accenture study commissioned by CTIA, the wireless industry association.
|Italtel Creates the Network and Security Infrastructure of MADE|
Italtel has designed and created the network infrastructure and the security components of the demo-centre of MADE, the Competence Centre for Industry 4.0 established in the Bovisa campus of the Milan Polytechnic and divided into six technological areas ranging from automation to smart control of IoT contexts, industrial cybersecurity and intelligent data management.
|Environmental Approvals for SEALink Fiber Optic Project|
Alaska Power & Telephone Company is pleased to share the achievement of key milestones for the SEALink fiber optic project undertaken by its subsidiary AP&T Wireless.
|Syniverse's Mobility Platform Allows 3G-to-VoLTE Interworking|
Syniverse, announced in collaboration with AT&T, the development and deployment of a solution that preserves inbound voice roaming after AT&T phases out its 3G network. AT&T announced in 2019 it would retire its 3G service by decommissioning its circuit-switch based network.
|FirstLight Activates 400 Gbps Network Connection |
FirstLight, has deployed its first 400 Gbps connection on its fiber optic network. This capability was accomplished in part with support from LightRiver, the premier optical network integration solution provider for next generation, multi-vendor, Factory Built Networks and netFLEX Optical Domain Orchestration and Control Software solutions.
|Nokia and OIV Deliver 5G SA Industrial Private Wireless Network |
Nokia announced it is partnering with OIV, to deliver a 5G private wireless network solution that will enhance operational efficiency and enable new capabilities at AD Plastik’s automotive component manufacturing facility in Croatia.
|Radware Expands its Relationship with a Tier-1 U.S. Carrier |
Radware announced that it signed a multimillion-dollar deal expansion with a Tier-1 U.S. carrier. The industry leading carrier is increasing its Radware security defenses to further safeguard and manage application traffic across its growing global cloud infrastructure.
|Harmony Connect SASE now Offers VPN-as-a-service|
Harmony Connect SASE now offers VPN-as-a-service, new global PoPs and security enhancements that easily adapt to emerging business requirements to converge seamless network connectivity and threat prevention
|VIAVI to Support for Detecting Potential Interference in 5G Communications|
Viavi Solutions announced support for verifying the existence of any interference between 5G communications networks and radar altimeters used in the aviation industry, based on its history of testing both wireless and avionics equipment for communication service providers, airlines, military branches and equipment manufacturers worldwide.
|Optiva Grows Partnership with Google Cloud |
Optiva announced a multi-year strategic partnership with Google Cloud to help telecom operators and service providers accelerate their digital transformations and journey to the cloud, private and public, and deployment on the edge.
|Sorenson, Amazon and Microsoft Team Up to Support ASL |
Sorenson Communications announced a pilot with Amazon and Microsoft to support the development of American Sign Language interpreters. The initiative, called the Corporate Consortium Paid Partnership, is a collaboration to provide paid practicum and mentoring experience to current students and new graduates of ASL interpretation programs.
|Ericsson, PLDT and Smart Connect for Nature Conservation in the Philippines|
Ericsson with PLDT, the Philippines’ largest fully integrated telecommunications company, and its wireless arm Smart Communications, strengthen their partnership for nature conservation in the Philippines. The partnership aims to leverage the use of technology and advanced machine learning solutions to support environmental sustainability in Sasmuan.
|Big Commerce & Shopify Execute Omnichannel Experience with OMS|
Despite early retail challenges during COVID and ongoing supply chain backlogs-ecommerce continues to soar and challenges propel digital transformation. As a result, more brands are viewing an order management system as a critical part of their technology stack.
|Digitate Propels Digital Transformation |
Digitate, a leading provider of SaaS-based autonomous enterprise software for IT and business operations, announced the general availability of its latest release, which adds enhanced product functionalities across the entire ignio product line as well as new out-of-the box solutions that help enterprises kickstart and accelerate their digital transformation at scale.
|Autonomous Lawn Mowing Brings Automation to America's Biggest Crop|
Electric Sheep Robotics, the leader in autonomous lawn mowing, announced the formal general availability of its Dexter robot. Dexter takes existing commercial lawn mowers, both gas and electric, and turns them into autonomous vehicles. Dexter is designed to address critical labor shortages in the landscaping, facilities, and property management industries.
|Cybersecurity Top Investment Priority in the Future of Industry Ecosystems|
IDC's Future Enterprise Resiliency and Spending (FERS) Survey found that industry ecosystems technology investments are still early stage as organizations extend their ecosystems and move toward shared data, applications, and operations.
|DISH Ensure Reliability of its 5G Smart Network|
DISH will leverage the Verica Continuous Verification Platform for Kubernetes and Kafka on its 5G Smart Network. Verica uses a chaos engineering approach to simulate adverse conditions, allowing DISH to proactively identify and fix software issues before customers experience connectivity disruption.
|ZoomInfo and Google Cloud Enables Customers to Leverage Insights at Scale |
ZoomInfo announced a strategic partnership with Google Cloud that will allow customers to easily integrate ZoomInfo’s leading business-to-business data into Google BigQuery.
|Redline Partners to Connect Enterprises and Remote Regions in Middle East |
Redline announced its impressive growth trajectory in the Middle East as it expands on active and new strategic partnerships with several new service providers. These partnerships provide advanced connectivity solutions for more than 100 enterprises in the Middle East, including in Oman and the United Arab Emirates.
|NetCore Supports 5G Non-Standalone Deployments|
NetNumber announced a strategic enhancement to its NetCore software suite to include support for non-standalone networks with the newer, 5G networks being rapidly deployed around the globe. 5G NSA allows private networks to be deployed by supporting both 4G and 5G radio networks.
|Digibee Unveils Ecosystems to Accelerate Digital Journeys|
Digibee, partnership with VTEX promotes the value of leveraging Digibee's Hybrid Integration Platform to create a flexible and reusable integration architecture. This architecture is incredibly valuable to VTEXin in that it will accelerate integration projects, reduce onboarding time and costs, and free up key technical resources to focus on innovation to support its clients.
|Nokia and Alstom to Deploy Private Wireless Network|
Nokia announced it is working with Alstom to deliver a private wireless network for the National Capital Regional Transport Corporation’s Delhi to Meerut Regional Rapid Transit System. It will support European Train Control System Level 2 Signaling to maintain safety for commuters on the high-speed rail route, currently under construction.
|COLT Recognized for its SD-WAN Services|
Colt has received Frost & Sullivan's 2021 European Managed SD WAN Services Customer Value Leadership Award, in recognition of its position at the forefront of innovation and growth, creating new products, solutions, and services that meet ever-evolving customer needs and advance the overall market.