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BMC TrueSight Capacity Optimization Enhanced for Management of Hybrid Cloud Environments
12/5/2014 10:21:12 AM
In today’s digital world, it is imperative for IT to deliver services that are guaranteed to provide the right level of quality and performance and to support business agility. To ensure IT hits the mark, BMC Software is introducing the TrueSight Capacity Optimization 10 solution to extend its current cloud capabilities to the OpenStack platform and to help align IT …
Bull Shark Season Starts in Playa del Carmen
12/3/2014 9:00:00 AM
As the winter weather settles into Playa del Carmen, the water begins to cool down which attracts bull sharks. At any given time, between 15 and 25 of these predatory hunters can be found in the ocean near the Playa Del Carmen area. Bull shark diving in Playa del Carmen is growing in popularity, because it is one of the unique times when a person has the opportunity to see …
Chase is Again the Nation’s #1 SBA Lender to Women- and Minority-Owned Businesses
12/2/2014 2:05:10 PM
For three years running, Chase has approved the most SBA loans to women- and minority-owned businesses in the United States, according to the U.S. Small Business Administration . "Working closely with the SBA helps us be a leader in providing credit to women, minorities and veterans who are building great American businesses," said Scott Geller, Chase Business Banking CEO. …
Small Business Saturday® Results: Independent Businesses Make Strong Statement to Start the Holiday Shopping Season
12/2/2014 10:51:04 AM
From the main streets in towns like Galesburg, Illinois to 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, there was strong support for local independent businesses on Small Business Saturday. Shoppers across the nation made a powerful statement with 88 million consumers “Shopping Small” on the day, up 14.9 percent from just a year ago. This according to the results from the Small Business …
Carlson Rezidor announces the Radisson Blu Hotel, Cairo Nasr City in Egypt
12/2/2014 8:58:00 AM
Carlson Rezidor, one of the  largest and most dynamic hotel groups worldwide, announces the Radisson Blu  Hotel, Cairo Nasr City in Egypt. The property featuring 300 rooms is scheduled  to open in Q1 2016. It is Carlson Rezidor’s second Radisson Blu hotel in Cairo. “We are delighted to  further strengthen our presence in the key market of Cairo. Egypt has recovered  from the …
GroupM predicts rise in U.K. ad spending
12/2/2014 8:56:36 AM
Advertising spending in measured media in the U.K. is expected to show a 6.3 percent increase this year, the fastest growth of any major, mature consumer economy, and well ahead of the 4 percent global ad investment growth GroupM predicts for 2014. The report, “This Year, Next Year: U.K. Media and Marketing Forecasts,” details measured ad spending in the U.K. is expected to …
Post Offices Open Christmas Eve, New Year’s Eve
12/1/2014 3:59:57 PM
Post Offices nationwide will be open Christmas Eve, Wednesday, Dec. 24, and New Year’s Eve, Wednesday, Dec. 31. Most Post Offices will shorten retail lobby hours and close at noon on these dates. Regular mail delivery will be unaffected by the change. Revised hours will be posted at each Post Office and commercial customers are asked to check with their business mail entry …
Credit Suisse named Best Foreign Investment Bank in Philippines for the first time by The Asset
12/1/2014 1:14:39 PM
Credit Suisse is pleased to announce that it has been awarded Best Foreign Investment Bank in Philippines from The Asset, a leading industry business publication in Asia Pacific. Johnny Escaler, Co-Head of Philippines Investment Banking, said: “We are extremely thrilled by today’s announcement – it is the first time we have won this award. This is an outstanding achievement …
IHG Brings InterContinental Luxury to Perth CBD
IHG Brings InterContinental Luxury to Perth CBD
12/1/2014 10:34:36 AM
InterContinental Hotels Group ( IHG ), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, has signed a management agreement with UNIR Hotels Pty Ltd. After 18 years of successful management, UNIR Hotels have decided to redevelop the Rydges Hotel for conversion into a luxurious 240-room InterContinental hotel in the capital city of the Western Australian state, following a …
Aviva Agrees £60.65 Million Facility To Refinance Four Industrial / Distribution Assets
11/28/2014 4:13:11 PM
Aviva Commercial Finance has provided a five year 50% LTV facility to global property investor EPIC. The facility will refinance four assets located in key manufacturing and distribution locations in Glasgow, Thatcham, Tamworth and Milton Keynes. Barry Fowler, Managing Director of Aviva Commercial Finance, said: “We’re delighted to refinance this quality commercial portfolio …
Ericsson and Mobinil expand partnership to enhance network capabilities
11/27/2014 11:29:55 AM
Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) has been chosen by Mobinil to enhance the Egyptian telecommunication company’s network providing improved data services to its subscribers. Ericsson employees in Egypt and the Middle East region will provide professional services such as design and integration of the various nodes of the Packet Core as well as data migration services. The new five …
DHL extends Eurapid service network to nine more terminals across Europe
DHL extends Eurapid service network to nine more terminals across Europe
11/27/2014 11:21:55 AM
DHL Freight has expanded its Eurapid service across Europe with nine new terminals joining the network in November. The day-definite service for less-than-truckload (LTL) shipments up to 2.5 tons is now available at 50 terminals in 17 countries and covers 80 percent of all business addresses in Europe. "Since the launch of this premium service one year ago, we have doubled …
Gartner positions Telefónica as a visionary in Gartner Magic Quadrant for managed mobility services
11/27/2014 11:11:57 AM
Telefonica , a leading provider of integrated communication solutions, has announced it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the “Visionaries” quadrant of the Magic Quadrant for Managed Mobility Services.  The report defines “Visionaries” as having “an innovative and disruptive view of mobility and its effect on the enterprise; however, their service capabilities are …
Aeroflot Resumes Regular Flights To Kharkiv And Dnepropetrovsk
11/27/2014 11:08:33 AM
Starting from December 1, 2014 Aeroflot resumes regular flights to Kharkiv and Dnepropetrovsk. Daily flights will be operated from Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport, Terminal D on the modern aircraft Sukhoi Superjet 100. Aeroflot will provide two daily flights on the route Moscow — Kharkiv — Moscow in accordance with the following schedule: - SU1810 leaves Moscow at 00:40, SU1811 …
The Million Dollar Holiday
11/27/2014 11:05:15 AM
Chances are, if you are on holidays, you are by the coast. When you’re relaxed it’s very easy to get caught up in the romance of owning your own piece of paradise. Tread carefully! The reality is that you will spend some, if not most, of your precious holiday time maintaining your holiday home, so your holiday can quickly become all about someone else’s holiday. You may …
VietJet Air celebrates delivery of first aircraft ordered from Airbus
VietJet Air celebrates delivery of first aircraft ordered from Airbus
11/26/2014 11:07:32 AM
Vietnam’s VietJetAir has celebrated the delivery of its first A320 ordered directly from Airbus at a special ceremony in Toulouse today. The event was attended by top management from the airline, including Vice Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Phuong Thao and Managing Director Luu Duc Khanhm, and witnessed by Vietnam’s Deputy Minister of Transport Pham Quy Tieu. The delivery marks the …
Deutsche Telekom and Orange are having exploratory discussions with BT
11/26/2014 10:43:21 AM
Deutsche Telekom AG and Orange SA, the joint shareholders of EE Ltd, regularly analyse the development of the market in which EE operates, evaluating various strategic options which have the potential to create value for EE’s shareholders and strengthen the market position of EE. As one of these options, Deutsche Telekom AG and Orange SA are having  highly preliminary …
Basware Exec Recognized Among Who’s Who in Treasury & Cash Management
11/25/2014 6:35:28 PM
Basware, the leading provider of e-invoicing and purchase-to-pay solutions , today announced that Ilari Nurmi, the company’s senior vice president of products and services, has been recognized by Global Finance, a leading trade magazine, in its annual “Who’s Who in Treasury & Cash Management” issue. He was selected for helping companies more effectively manage spend, …
CA Technologies, adhoc International and Radix Technologies Partner to Create Comprehensive, APMaaS
11/25/2014 10:33:08 AM
CA Technologies (NASDAQ: CA), adhoc International and Radix Technologies today announced a comprehensive, SaaS Application Performance Management (APM) offering for customers in Switzerland. By accessing the APM solutions through a secure hosted environment, customers will gain a simple, flexible and cost-effective way to proactively manage the end-to-end performance of their …
Web-Op, Inc. Partners with Your Free Tree to Improve Reach
Web-Op, Inc. Partners with Your Free Tree to Improve Reach
11/24/2014 6:01:29 PM
Web-Op, Inc., an internet marketing firm, announced today its partnership with Your Free Tree, one of the nations leading gift certificate sites. Web-Op will be responsible for enhancing site functionality and marketing presence for the company. Web-Op’s CEO David Bailey explains: “Your Free Tree is doing some great things in their industry, but I knew if they want …