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Parexel Launches Enhanced Integrated Functional Service Provider Model

Posted by fidest press agency su martedì, 25 giugno 2019

Parexel, a leading provider of solutions to accelerate the development and delivery of innovative new therapies to market to improve world health, from Clinical through to Commercialization, today launched an enhanced integrated outsourcing delivery model for Functional Service Provider (FSP) services at the DIA 2019 Global Annual Meeting in San Diego. Parexel FSP reflects the company’s strategic focus on offering patient-focused customer solutions tailored to the changing needs of its biopharma customers, from full service to functional to a hybrid approach. Customers have access to multifunctional expertise and resources through a single point-of-contact while maintaining business continuity and productivity to drive efficiency, reduce complexity and accelerate time to market.“With functional services and related blended models representing a significant proportion of total clinical development spend today, biopharma companies need flexible and hybrid approaches to their outsourcing needs,” says Peyton Howell, Executive Vice President and Chief Commercial & Strategy Officer. “Parexel is an FSP ideal partner, with a proven track record in connecting and delivering targeted needs with increased expertise across functional services and an ability to integrate seamlessly with our customers’ teams.”Parexel is a pioneer in the development and delivery of a wide range of FSP, full service and flexible clinical development services, with more than 1,400 projects delivered. “Parexel is able to further leverage our ExecuPharm and TMAC (The Medical Affairs Company) subsidiaries — well-respected companies providing functional outsourcing in the biopharma space — with our broader FSP offering to provide a comprehensive FSP and hybrid capability unmatched in our industry,” notes Ms. Howell. “For example, our ExecuPharm subsidiary provides biopharma customers with qualified professionals across functional areas, including clinical monitoring and study management. TMAC provides strategic and tactical solutions, including contract field based medical teams, medical science liaisons, medical information and medical affairs consulting.”

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Cloud Infrastructure Provider Selects Zayo for Connectivity

Posted by fidest press agency su martedì, 26 marzo 2019

A leading cloud infrastructure provider has selected Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ZAYO) for wavelength connectivity. The long-haul wavelength solution will connect a new data center for the company located on the West Coast.The solution includes multiple 100G wavelengths, with fully diverse connectivity, meeting the provider’s requirements for highly reliable capacity to support current and future growth.Consumers, small businesses and large enterprises continue to migrate more of their storage and workload to cloud providers. These providers are upgrading their capacity and improving core networks to meet the growing demand, which is expected to continue to accelerate.“Our fiber networks connect directly to the majority of third-party and enterprise-owned data centers, positioning us as the partner of choice for cloud infrastructure providers,” said Jack Waters, president of Zayo Networks and COO. “We look forward to building this important relationship and supporting this customer’s growth and success.”

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Platinum Equity to Acquire Spanish Seafood Provider Iberconsa From Portobello Capital

Posted by fidest press agency su domenica, 10 marzo 2019

LOS ANGELES, (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) Platinum Equity today announced the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire a majority stake in Grupo Ibérica de Congelados, S.A. (“Iberconsa”) from Portobello Capital and affiliates of the company’s founding families. The sellers and members of the Iberconsa management team will be minority investors alongside Platinum Equity. Financial terms were not disclosed. The transaction is expected to close in Q2 2019.Headquartered in Vigo, Spain, Iberconsa is a global provider of frozen seafood products, including hake, Argentine red shrimp and squid. The company is vertically integrated across the full value chain, including wild catch, processing, commercialization and distribution.Iberconsa maintains an owned fleet of 45 vessels, five processing plants and four cold storage distribution facilities. Iberconsa’s fleet operates primarily in Argentina, Namibia and South Africa, and the company’s products are sold in more than 60 countries.Iberconsa CEO Alberto Freire will continue to lead the business following the transfer of ownership.Platinum Equity’s proposed acquisition of Iberconsa is the latest example of the firm’s increasing momentum in Europe. Last year Platinum Equity completed the $2.1 billion acquisition of Zug, Switzerland and Chesterbrook, PA-based blood glucose monitoring company LifeScan from Johnson & Johnson. The firm also acquired Wyndham’s European vacation rental business for $1.3 billion.Platinum Equity sold Exterion Media to British media and entertainment group Global in November 2018, and sold Paris-based Worldwide Flight Services to Cerberus Capital Management, L.P. in October 2018 in a transaction valued at approximately €1.2 billion.Lazard and Deloitte are serving as financial advisors to Platinum Equity on the acquisition of Iberconsa. Latham & Watkins is serving as Platinum Equity’s legal advisor on the transaction.Nomura and Ernst & Young (“E&Y”) are serving as financial advisors to the sellers. E&Y is also serving as the sellers’ legal advisor on the transaction.

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World Wide Technology Teams Up with Red Hat to Accelerate Service Provider Time to Revenue

Posted by fidest press agency su mercoledì, 27 febbraio 2019

World Wide Technology (WWT), a market-leading technology solution provider, is collaborating with Red Hat’s extensive partner ecosystem to validate and customize the Red Hat Virtual Central Office (VCO) solution in WWT’s Advanced Technology Center (ATC).Once validated, WWT can deploy the VCO solution at scale through its global Integration Centers to help customers make the most of customized open solutions by enabling innovative services and enhancing the customer experience.Joe Wojtal, vice president of open systems and solutions for WWT, said, “Service provider customers are looking to deliver new, innovative services to their customers. By delivering these services via software, they can quickly change or add features based on customer demand and improve their time to market.”As interest grows around edge-based services, VCO will experience increasing demand for software-based services and operational simplicity. Red Hat’s advanced capabilities are foundational in WWT’s ability to deliver full-stack network function virtualization (NFV) solutions four times faster than traditional validation. The ecosystem partners actively working in WWT’s ATC include Affirmed Networks, Altiostar, Amdocs, Cumulus Networks, Edgecore Networks, F5 Networks, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, MYCOM OSI and Trilio. For more information regarding Red Hat’s Virtual Central Office solution, please visit https://redhat.com/vco.

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World Wide Technology Teams Up with Red Hat to Accelerate Service Provider Time to Revenue

Posted by fidest press agency su lunedì, 25 febbraio 2019

World Wide Technology (WWT), a market-leading technology solution provider, is collaborating with Red Hat’s extensive partner ecosystem to validate and customize the Red Hat Virtual Central Office (VCO) solution in WWT’s Advanced Technology Center (ATC).
Once validated, WWT can deploy the VCO solution at scale through its global Integration Centers to help customers make the most of customized open solutions by enabling innovative services and enhancing the customer experience.Joe Wojtal, vice president of open systems and solutions for WWT, said, “Service provider customers are looking to deliver new, innovative services to their customers. By delivering these services via software, they can quickly change or add features based on customer demand and improve their time to market.” As interest grows around edge-based services, VCO will experience increasing demand for software-based services and operational simplicity. Red Hat’s advanced capabilities are foundational in WWT’s ability to deliver full-stack network function virtualization (NFV) solutions four times faster than traditional validation.The ecosystem partners actively working in WWT’s ATC include Affirmed Networks, Altiostar, Amdocs, Cumulus Networks, Edgecore Networks, F5 Networks, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, MYCOM OSI and Trilio.
Red Hat delivers reliable and high-performing Linux, hybrid cloud, container and Kubernetes technologies that help customers integrate new and existing IT applications, develop cloud-native applications, standardize its industry-leading operating system, and automate, secure and manage complex environments.

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Fulfillment Automation Provider 6 River Systems Announces General Availability in Europe

Posted by fidest press agency su venerdì, 15 febbraio 2019

“Europe is very strategic for us as we want to offer our customers a global solution,” Rylan Hamilton, 6RS’ co-CEO and co-founder added. “We understand just how competitive and demanding the European market is and we wanted to do this right. We have spent the past year getting ready for this launch. We have an experienced international team and an excited European customer base.” The 6 River Systems solution is powered by robots called “Chucks” and cloud-based software. The Chucks communicate with the software to coordinate all the tasks on warehouse floors. The result is a fleet of Chucks working seamlessly and collaboratively with associates to eliminate long walks, reduce in-aisle walking and speed up warehouse tasks, including put-away, picking, replenishment and sorting.
One of 6RS’ first European customers is Bleckmann, a global third party logistics leader headquartered in the Netherlands. Bleckmann specializes in fulfillment for the fashion and lifestyle sector.“At Bleckmann we continuously search for high-end, innovative solutions that can contribute to the improvement of our service,” Steven Rymenans, Strategy and Development Director said. “After screening the market we came to the conclusion that 6 River Systems is the best fit to our operations and expectations. The solution is easy to implement rapidly, without impacting our warehouse infrastructure. This means that we can roll-out the project smoothly, bringing direct benefits to our operations.”6RS is presenting Chuck at LogiMAT 2019 in Stuttgart, Germany, from Feb.19-21. Bleckmann and 6RS executives will participate in a ceremonial contract signing at LogiMAT on Feb.19.

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LP3 Network Announces Its New Status as a Provider of Continuing Medical Education

Posted by fidest press agency su domenica, 16 dicembre 2018

As an innovative leader in the personalized medicine industry, LP3 Network announced today that beginning in 2019, the company will be a provider of continuing medical education (CME).LP3 Network’s CME-accredited activities have been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the Foundation for Care Management (FCM) and LP3 Network. FCM is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
As a fundamental extension of the triad relationship (physician, pharmacist, patient), LP3 Network strives to empower the healthcare community by raising the standards of healthcare through quality education and training. LP3 Network’s innovative continuing education programs are revitalizing personalized medicine practices and pharmaceutical compounding businesses.“As a first-class provider of continuing education, we are extremely pleased to attain this prestigious accreditation status. This achievement is an attestation of LP3 Network’s long-term commitment to providing the most current, scientifically sound, and evidence-based education to healthcare providers across multiple disciplines,” said Maurizio De Stefano, LP3 Network General Manager.With patient-centric medicine at the heart of its educational mission, LP3 Network recognizes the fundamental importance of working together with fellow healthcare providers to optimize patient outcomes. Through clinical data and peer-reviewed research, LP3 Network’s programs provide practitioners with the evidence-based approaches needed to manage complex hormone and pain conditions. The program facilitators and leading subject-matter experts who reinforce this evidence through their wealth of knowledge and experience, further distinguish the excellence in quality provided by LP3 Network’s platform of continuing education offerings.

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Singtel’s Trustwave Named Managed Security Service Provider of the Year

Posted by fidest press agency su lunedì, 3 dicembre 2018

Trustwave, a Singtel company, today announced that Frost & Sullivan presented it with the 2018 Singapore and Southeast Asia Managed Security Service Provider of the Year awards at the annual Frost & Sullivan Asia-Pacific Best Practices Awards held in Singapore. The achievement recognises companies that have pushed the boundaries of excellence to rise above the competition by demonstrating superior performance and innovation in their respective markets.“We are honoured to receive this recognition,” said Arthur Wong, Chief Executive Officer, at Trustwave. “These accolades reflect significant advancements we continue to make in the Asia Pacific region and globally to help organisations address an increase in sophisticated cyber threats while contending with shortages of adept security practitioners. Our near real-time threat intelligence derived from our global network of Advanced Security Operation Centres powers our threat detection and response, remote forensic investigations and other managed security services and is a key differentiator we deliver to the marketplace. We look forward to continuously helping organisations refine how they protect data assets and strengthen overall security postures.” Divya Prasad, Senior Industry Analyst, Cyber Security, ICT Practice of Frost & Sullivan noted that over the years Singtel has developed a strong domain expertise and R&D capabilities, enabling it to offer various innovative managed security service offerings. This has generated high trust among customers in the APAC region and across the globe. “In 2017, Singtel’s Trustwave continued to demonstrate leadership position during the year despite stiff competition in the market. Trustwave continued to hold a strong position in the market through its vast and comprehensive MSS portfolio with offerings ranging from perimeter, endpoint to cloud security. The company also offers advanced services such as DDoS protection, advanced threat prevention, threat hunting, deception and threat intelligence. Through these services, the customers have been able to benefit from a strong security architecture and can focus on their main business operations,” she stated.
Trustwave Managed Security Services help organisations proactively address advanced information security threats while reducing the pressures created by resource constraints, skills shortages, data regulations and the rapid adoption and optimization of new technologies. Backed by Trustwave SpiderLabs®, a world-class team of elite ethical hackers, incident responders, and threat hunters; the services deliver the security organisations need without requiring them to install and manage technologies themselves, to retain and train staff to configure and run those systems, or to worry about security programmes becoming antiquated.

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SAIC Selects CyrusOne as Preferred Data Center Provider in Virginia

Posted by fidest press agency su martedì, 28 agosto 2018

Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) announced today that it will relocate one of its two data centers to a CyrusOne data center in Northern Virginia by the first half of 2019. CyrusOne (NASDAQ: CONE) is a premier global data center real estate investment trust.
This new data center location opens the door for future data center or infrastructure consolidations that may provide facility cost savings to SAIC. Additionally, this move further supports the company’s goal to have its primary and secondary disaster recovery data centers be greater than 150 miles apart. “During the past seven years, CyrusOne and SAIC have developed a strong relationship that will continue to grow with our new long-term lease agreement,” said SAIC Chief Information Officer Bob Fecteau. “By widening the geographical distance between our data centers, we are improving business continuity and reducing risk.”“We are elated to utilize our knowledge of the federal contract landscape to provide SAIC and other members of the integrator community with data centers that meet the unique needs of the contracting landscape, such as FISMA high-compliance requirements,” said John Gould, executive vice president, global sales, CyrusOne. “While we provide the space, power and cooling required by our integrator partners, SAIC provides all the integration services required to meet agency needs. This unique model positions CyrusOne to support future, federal data center consolidation efforts for the entire integrator community.” SAIC developed a Software-Defined Data Center (SDDC) architecture and completed the deployment of an active-active configuration across its data centers using VMware’s automated Deployment Tool Kit (DTK). This initial internal capability is directly applicable to customers looking to deploy SDDCs within their current and future data centers.“SAIC developed this SDDC for ourselves and our customers. Working together, we developed an architecture that helps us consolidate and streamline our data centers, resulting in cost savings over time while also demonstrating to customers our unique SDDC solution,” stated Fecteau.

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Certona Ranked Personalization Provider to Global E-Commerce Leaders

Posted by fidest press agency su sabato, 21 luglio 2018

Certona, the global leader in real-time, AI-powered omnichannel personalization for the world’s largest brands and retailers, has been ranked as the #1 personalization solution in Internet Retailer’s 2018 report: Leading Vendors to the Top 1000.Internet Retailer’s comprehensive report is an analysis of the leading 1000 global digital commerce retailers. Revenue, growth of annual sales, online sale conversion rates and average order values are calculated across 30 categories in order to rank the top solution providers. Certona, in addition to being officially ranked as the leading personalization vendor in 2018, has achieved the highest volume of clients in Internet Retailer’s Top 500 Guide for each of the past 10 years.”The data-driven ranking is certainly validation that Certona has successfully leveraged AI, machine learning and predictive analytics to create serious value for our clients,” said Meyar Sheik, CEO and co-founder of Certona. “Our devotion to creating the ultimate personalized experience for each client is the key to our success. We have built a world-class organization with multiple layers of support that ensures clients’ objectives are met. That focus, along with our dedication to innovation, enables Certona to deliver the next generation of compelling brand experiences.”According to Internet Retailer, the Top 1000 online retailers in North America had a strong 2017. Their online sales collectively increased 18.5%. Online accounted for 13% of total retail sales, excluding vehicles and fuel, up from 5% a decade earlier. Furthermore, e-commerce represented 49% of growth for the US retail industry.Certona has 13 patents encompassing technologies for predicting human behavior and personalizing the customer experience. This approach lies at the core of its end-to-end personalized experience management platform, which leverages one-to-one behavioral profiling, big data insights and real-time analytics to increase engagement and conversions. Certona delivers over two billion personalized experiences a day, helping its clients achieve individualized experiences at massive scale increasing engagement, revenue and customer lifetime value.

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Reti ottiche per Cloud

Posted by fidest press agency su domenica, 31 gennaio 2010

In occasione della Pacific Telecommunications Conference tenutasi nei giorni scorsi a Honolulu, Chris Liou, Vice President of Network Strategy di Infinera ha illustrato come le reti ottiche digitali sono in grado di supportare il crescente utilizzo del cloud computing. L’architettura Digital Optical Networks di Infinera garantisce scalabilità, flessibilità e intelligenza alle reti ottiche attraverso una maggiore larghezza di banda indispensabile per le applicazioni cloud. L’architettura digitale di Infinera ad elevata scala di integrazione fotonica integra decine di dispositivi ottici su una coppia di chip. Le reti Infinera sono utilizzate da grandi provider di servizi e di contenuti Internet in tutto il mondo. “L’architettura digital optical network di Infinera offre i livelli di scalabilità, efficienza di rete, flessibilità di larghezza di banda e riconfigurabilità necessari ai provider di servizi per soddisfare le esigenze dinamiche delle infrastrutture di cloud computing”, ha commentato Chris Liou. “La virtualizzazione della larghezza di banda di Infinera consente un nuovo livello di condivisibilità e flessibilità delle risorse ottiche dinamiche, che offre una larghezza di banda per applicazioni di cloud computing quando e dove necessario”. Infinera fornisce sistemi di reti ottiche digitali ai telecom carrier in tutto il mondo. I sistemi di Infinera sono unici grazie all’uso di una innovativa tecnologia nel campo dei semiconduttori: il circuito integrato fotonico (PIC). I sistemi Infinera e la tecnologia PIC sono studiati per fornire ai clienti ingegneristica e operazioni più semplici e flessibili, tempi di introduzione dei servizi molto più rapidi e la capacità di implementare rapidamente servizi differenziati senza la necessità di riprogettare l’infrastruttura ottica.
Infinera fornisce sistemi di Digital Optical Networking all’avanguardia a carrier in tutto il mondo. I sistemi Infinera sono unici e si basano sulla tecnologia innovativa PIC (photonic integrated circuit) di Infinera che rende la realizzazione e gestione di reti ottiche semplice e flessibile, garantendo un time-to-service più rapido e permettendo di offrire un’ampia gamma di servizi differenziati con un’unica infrastruttura ottica senza la necessità di operazioni di reingegnerizzazione. http://www.infinera.com

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