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CenturyLink builds next generation IP core network with Alcatel-Lucent
10/30/2014 9:46:49 AM
CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE: CTL) and Alcatel-Lucent (Euronext Paris and NYSE: ALU) today announced that CenturyLink, the third largest telecommunications company in the U.S., has deployed the 7950 Extensible Routing System (XRS) to meet the growing data and video demands from its customer base across the United States. With the introduction of the 7950 XRS core router in its IP …
SoftBank Telecom Offers AirWatch Enterprise Mobility Management Solutions
10/29/2014 11:36:26 AM
SoftBank Telecom Corp. (SoftBank Telecom) announced today that it will offer the AirWatch® Enterprise Mobility Management™ solution in partnership with AirWatch® by VMware , the leading enterprise mobility management provider, beginning Oct. 29, 2014. AirWatch enables organizations to manage applications, email, content and other information on smartphones, tablets and …
Carlson Rezidor announces first Radisson Blu hotel in Belarus and further strengthens leading position in Russia/CIS & Baltics
Carlson Rezidor announces first Radisson Blu hotel in Belarus and further strengthens leading position in Russia/CIS & Baltics
10/22/2014 1:56:48 PM
Carlson Rezidor, one of the  largest and most dynamic hotel groups worldwide, extends their network in  Russia/CIS & Baltics and adds a new country to their growing portfolio: Belarus.  The very first Radisson Blu hotel in the capital city Minsk will enjoy a prime  location on a main axis leading from the centre to the airport. Featuring 200  rooms with signature services …
Free Online Medical Service Reveals How a Medical Marketing Plan Can Build Client Databases for Medical Specialists and Private Hospitals
10/14/2014 8:59:56 PM
MELBOURNE, Australia October 2014 – Even with the arrival of modern technology and the internet - including online search engines and blogging - finding a quality medical specialist without waiting months to see them still remains difficult. Many of Australia’s top healthcare experts fail to utilise the benefits that come with online medical marketing, with most not even …
Alcatel-Lucent upgrading DJEZZY (OTA) network in Algeria with microwave solution to meet increasing demand for ultra-broadband access
10/14/2014 9:36:59 AM
Alcatel-Lucent (Euronext Paris and NYSE: ALU) is providing DJEZZY (OTA) with its industry-leading 9500 Microwave Packet Radio solution, upgrading OTA’s mobile backhaul architecture to meet demand created by expanding ownership of smartphones. OTA, a division of Vimpelcom, is Algeria’s leading mobile service provider, and Alcatel-Lucent’s 9500 MPR long-haul system will …
Officials from the Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environment to Fly Sustainable
10/13/2014 5:12:44 PM
The KLM Corporate BioFuel programme , which was launched in 2012, is the tangible outcome of the Green Deal made between KLM and the Dutch Government in 2012. Partners in this biofuel programme commit to flying some of their journeys on aircraft powered by biofuels, thereby contributing to reductions in carbon dioxide emissions. All the bio-kerosene KLM uses on its …
We’ve made four appointments to our Cash Equity Sales team
10/13/2014 11:41:23 AM
Standard Chartered has recently added to its Cash Equity Sales team with the appointment of: Juanita Halim , as Director, Asian Equity Sales; Germaine Khong , as Associate Director, ASEAN Equity Sales; Dan Vovil , Executive Director, Hong Kong Equity Sales; and Angie Won , as Director, Korea Equity Sales. These new appointments are aligned to the …
Nasdaq Announces Leadership Appointments to Support Strategic Growth Initiatives Across Listings and Market Technology Businesses
10/13/2014 11:36:21 AM
Nasdaq (Nasdaq:NDAQ) today announced a series of leadership appointments across the company’s Listing Services and Market Technology businesses. The moves are designed to align leadership responsibility with areas of strategic growth potential, enabling the company to further broaden and deepen client relationships across the world. Lars Ottersgård and Nelson Griggs will be …
Brisbane Dog Training Specialists Teach Aggressive and Fearful Dogs How to Socialise
10/13/2014 1:05:39 AM
QUEENSLAND, Australia October 2014 – Like humans, animals can experience apprehension around a situation, person or object, whether or not the fear is legitimate or only perceived. The general response to a threat or danger – considered essential for adaptation and survival – is to avoid, freeze, fight or take flight. But it’s usually the context that determines whether the …
Deutsche Bank hosts 20th Annual Women on Wall Street conference
10/10/2014 8:24:21 AM
Deutsche Bank hosted the 20th Annual Women on Wall Street® (WOWS) conference on Wednesday October 8, 2014 in New York. The theme of this year’s conference was Collective Wisdom. This year’s anniversary conference opened with a Keynote Address by Maria Bartiromo, Anchor and Global Markets Editor at Fox Business Network. Jill Schlesinger, Business Analyst for CBS News, then …
Alcatel-Lucent opens first-of-its-kind network center in Tokyo
10/9/2014 11:53:50 AM
Alcatel-Lucent (Euronext Paris and NYSE: ALU) has today opened an innovative facility in Tokyo designed to give service providers and enterprise customers hands-on experience in the co-creation of new ultra-broadband and cloud-based services and applications.  The Alcatel-Lucent Customer Network Center (CNC) is a first-of-its-kind in Japan – one of the world’s most advanced …
DHL launches freight capacity management program in the light of rapidly increasing trade volumes
DHL launches freight capacity management program in the light of rapidly increasing trade volumes
10/9/2014 9:05:32 AM
DHL Global Forwarding is responding to global trade growth with freight capacity initiatives designed to support customers in a challenging market environment. These include securing sufficient long term capacity on some of the world’s busiest trade lanes such as, to and from Asia Pacific, where carrier rates are climbing as a result of shortfalls in freight capacity. Roger …
MEC Poland tops the Effies
MEC Poland tops the Effies
10/8/2014 8:23:08 AM
MEC, a leading media agency, www.mecglobal.com , continued its dominance of the competition, winning two gold and four silver Effies at the Polish Effie Awards this week. The awards are globally renowned for celebrating the most effective campaigns. MEC is now officially recognized as the most effective agency in Poland. Statistics collected from the Polish Effie organizer …
Canadian internal trade red tape a burden on half of SMEs
10/8/2014 8:21:22 AM
According to UPS Canada survey data released today, 48 per cent of small and medium-sized enterprises believe cross-provincial trade restrictions and red tape inhibit their business growth. Despite the hurdles, 73 per cent conducted business with customers or partners in other provinces. Recent discussions to modernize Canada’s internal trade would further enable the …
Solar Power Geelong Installer Makes Clean Energy Accessible Through Solar Finance
10/7/2014 10:43:49 PM
VICTORIA, Australia October 2014 – The financial and ecological advantages of solar energy are widely known by most of the Australian community, however the main reason stopping people from setting up solar power is the up-front cost of installing the specialised equipment. To help with these start-up fees, City to Surf Solar+ is making clean energy accessible to all …
Televõrgu Deploys ADVA 100G Core in Major Trans-European Network
10/7/2014 4:00:22 PM
ADVA Optical Networking announced today that Televõrgu AS has deployed the ADVA 100G Core to connect Northern and Eastern European countries to Central Europe over a route running through the Baltic States and Poland. Fully integrated into the ADVA FSP 3000, the ADVA 100G Core uses coherent detection technology and RAMAN amplification to transport up to 9.6Tbit/s of data …
Thomson Reuters to Host the Fifth Pan-Asian Regulatory Summit in Hong Kong
10/7/2014 12:41:56 PM
Thomson Reuters, the world’s leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, today announced that the 5th Pan-Asian Regulatory Summit will take place in Hong Kong on 29 - 30 October, 2014. The Pan-Asian Regulatory Summit provides a forum for regional and global regulatory bodies and policy makers within the financial services industry across the …
IFC Provides $125 million in Loans and Guarantees to BBM to Support Agribusiness in Brazil
10/7/2014 12:00:13 PM
IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, announced it will provide US$ 125 million to Banco BBM S.A. in loans and guarantees to expand access to finance for medium-sized corporations in Brazil’s agribusiness sector. IFC’s loan totals US$ 100 million and consists of a 5-year US$ 50 million loan, a 3-year US$ 25 million syndicated loan, and a 5-year US$ 25 million loan through …
Gartner Says Digital Business Economy is Resulting in Every Business Unit Becoming a Technology Startup
10/6/2014 5:21:36 PM
Worldwide IT spending is projected to surpass $3.9 trillion in 2015, a 3.9 percent increase from 2014, and much of this spending will be driven by the digital industrial economy, according to Gartner, Inc. The impact that the digital business economy is having on the IT industry is dramatic. Since 2013 650 million new physical objects have come online. 3D printers became a …
Dell Delivers End-to-end Scalable Solutions to Give McKinney, Texas a Better City View
10/6/2014 3:57:05 PM
Dell today announced that McKinney, Texas , has deployed its end-to-end solutions to optimize IT performance, simplify database management, and achieve better visibility into critical systems, while boosting the city’s ability to offer modern applications to employees and residents. Ranked by Money magazine in September 2014 as the best place to live in America , …