Silicon Labs introduces industry’s broadest portfolio for 56G/112G SerDes clocking

Silicon Labs has expanded its timing portfolio to meet the high-performance clocking requirements of 56G PAM-4 SerDes and emerging 112G serial applications. With this portfolio expansion, Silicon Labs is the only timing supplier to offer a comprehensive selection of clock generators,

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PTC enhances industrial control system security with new release of Kepware industrial connectivity platform

Kepware, a PTC business developing industrial connectivity software, announced the release of the KEPServerEX version 6.5 industrial connectivity platform. With this release, PTC demonstrates its commitment to industrial control system (ICS) security and providing its customers with tools and best practices that support defense-in-depth programs.

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New packaging provides interactive experience for TE Connectivity customers

TE Connectivity (TE), a provider in connectivity and sensors, introduced new product packaging and product packaging designs that help customer clearly recognise the product and vendor. The packaging redesign is part of TE’s aim for stronger collaboration and brand building with its customers.

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Voice assistants used in smart homes to grow 1,000%, reaching 275mn by 2023, says Juniper Research

A new study from Juniper Research has found that the adoption of voice assistants such as Alexa and Google Assistant will be a key factor behind smart home growth, with 275 million voice assistant devices used to control smart homes by 2023. This is up from an estimated 25 million in 2018, a growth of 1,000%.

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How data science and machine learning can help in boosting website design

Artificial intelligence (AI), data science, web design and development are the three major domains collectively shaping the world of the internet right now. However, nothing may immediately come to one’s mind to establish a correlation among the three, says Yash Mehta.

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IBM acquires Oniqua, strengthens IoT capabilities to help businesses proactively maintain vital assets

IBM announced it has acquired Oniqua Holdings Pty Ltd., a global innovator in Maintenance Repair and Operations (MRO) Inventory Optimisation solutions and services focused on mining, oil & gas, transportation, utilities, manufacturing and other asset-intensive industries.

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Are you ready for Contact Centre 2.0?

Customer sales and service is the driver for revenue growth for every organisation and the contact centre is one of the most critical elements. It is a growing and globalised industry, says John Finch, AVP Product Marketing,  RingCentral,  that by 2022 is expected to reach US$407.1 billion (€349.58 billion), according to predictions by business intelligence

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IoT software provider People Power names John Teeter as new data protection officer

To help oversee European Union (EU) General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) compliance and the company’s data protection strategy, People Power has named its chief scientist, John Teeter, as the company’s data protection officer (DPO).

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White label IoT solutions for insurance providers developed by People Power to speed development of smart home services

People Power, an Internet of Things (IoT) software company providing white-label solutions for home security, energy and care, has launched an accelerated development initiative to refine the company’s IoT solutions for the insurance industry.

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US Department of Defense leverages Ribbon Communications application server to complete 50,000-plus Seat UC deployment

Ribbon Communications Inc. (formerly GENBAND and Sonus), a global provider in secure and intelligent cloud communications, announced that the US Department of Defense has completed one of the largest Voice Over IP (VoIP) deployments in DoD’s history leveraging Ribbon’s Joint Interoperability Test Command (JITC)-certified Application Server.

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KPMG and Cylance form alliance to proactively secure enterprise endpoints

KPMG LLP, the U.S. audit, tax and advisory firm, and Cylance Inc., the company that revolutionised endpoint security by delivering AI-powered threat prevention, announced an alliance to protect enterprises with predictive AI-based security solutions and specialised services.

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Gemalto and Faraday Future work together to deploy secure, connected vehicles

In anticipation of Faraday Future’s launch of its first intelligent electric car, Gemalto announced it is providing the data security and encryption technology that will help protect the software that powers the car and data collected from everyday use of its cars.

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Hewlett Packard Enterprise commits $4bn to accelerate the Intelligent Edge

Hewlett Packard Enterprise announced that it plans to invest $4 billion (€3.46 billion) in Intelligent Edge technologies and services over the next four years. This strategic organic investment will be focused on helping customers turn all of their data – from every edge to any cloud – into intelligence that drives seamless interactions

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Union Investment improves governance efficiency and flexibility with one identity

One Identity, a provider in helping organisations get identity and access management (IAM) right, is helping German fund management firm, Union Investment, meet new compliance regulations, improve the provisioning and deprovisioning of accounts and increase associated operational efficiencies.

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Momenta Partners invests in machine data analytics disruptor CRATE.IO

Momenta Partners reports it has invested an undisclosed sum in Crate.io. Crate core product, CrateDB is a SQL database for managing machine data and analysing it in real time.

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Mobile Point-of-Sale devices to account for almost 1 in 4 POS transactions by 2023, says Juniper Research

A new study from Juniper Research has found that the adoption of mPOS (mobile Point-of-Sale) devices connecting wirelessly or via mobile devices, such as those from iZettle and Square, will drive annual mPOS transactions to over 87 billion by 2023. This will represent a threefold increase over an estimated 28 billion transactions in 2018.

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