UltraSoC donates RISC-V trace implementation to enable true open-source development

Works through OpenHW Group to support design innovation and ensure ecosystem compatibility CAMBRIDGE, UK – 6 December 2019 UltraSoC today announced it will offer an open-source implementation of its industry-leading RISC-V trace encoder via the OpenHW Group. The availability of a production-grade, standards-compliant processor trace solution is a key enabler for developers, and supports the OpenHW Group’s aim of creating an open, commercial grade ecosystem for development based on open-source processors. Rupert Baines, CEO of UltraSoC, said: “We fully believe in industry standards and the importance of open-source; by donating…

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Purple WiFi secure services of former BT Chief Executive, Gavin Patterson

Patterson joins tech firm as non-exec Director Acquisition of Patterson is major coup for fast-growth enterprise Purple develop innovative WiFi platforms and analytics Manchester-based tech firm, Purple WiFi, have announced former BT Chief Executive, Gavin Patterson, is joining the company as a non-exec Director in what is a major coup for the fast-growing WiFi platform and analytics provider. Patterson has enjoyed an illustrious career including President of the Advertising Association and non-executive director at British Airways and joins Purple at a time of rapid growth. The software company offers a…

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Wireless Broadband Alliance members successfully complete first phase Wi-Fi 6 industry 4.0 trials with Mettis Aerospace

Proven reliability of high bandwidth and low latency IoT communications, next generation Wi-Fi delivers Mixed Reality and 4K video streaming across factory network London – December 5th, 2019: The Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA), the body leading development of next generation Wi-Fi services, today confirmed the successful completion of its phase one trial of Wi-Fi 6 infrastructure and services at the Mettis Aerospace factory in the UK. The trial was the first of its kind in the world and an important part of the WBA’s Wi-Fi 6 test and development program….

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Upstream announces Dimitris Maniatis as new CEO

Former CEO Guy Krief will join the Board of Directors London, December 4th, 2019 – Leading mobile technology company, Upstream, announces former Head of Secure-D, Dimitris Maniatis, as its new CEO. As of January 1st 2020, Maniatis will succeed Guy Krief who will join the board of directors to drive the company’s strategic vision and long-term growth. Following the successful transformation of the company under Guy’s leadership, in his new position, Dimitris will be responsible for further expanding Upstream’s growth by leading its new innovative products to market. Guy Krief…

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BearingPoint//Beyond announces its Infonova Digital Business Platform is now 5G-ready

New platform capabilities will enable Communication Service Providers to monetize 5G investments at scale, introducing new services and business models quickly and easily Amsterdam – December 4 2019 – BearingPoint today announced that Infonova Digital Business Platform from BearingPoint//Beyond is now 5G-ready, enabling Communication Service Providers (CSPs) around the world to create, experiment, launch and monetize new 5G offerings at speed and at scale. The Infonova platform has already been selected by major CSPs, including NTT Group and Tata Communications. As 5G rolls out across the globe, new opportunities emerge…

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ProLabs invests in the engineers of the future with UNH-IOL partnership

Tustin, California, US December 3 – ProLabs, the world’s largest independent supplier of fiber optic transceivers and high-speed cabling has partnered with the University of New Hampshire Interoperability Lab (UNH-IOL) to build industry relevant programs for its Engineering and Computer Science students. ProLabs has provided UNH-IOL with the latest testing capabilities using its Network Equipment Building System (NEBS)-certified optical network equipment. With this equipment, students from UNH-IOL who develop software and research industry-wide networking applications, conducted tests pertaining to the Open Network Systems Interoperability test plan. “Computer science is the…

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IGEL Enhances the Security Capabilities of UD7 Endpoints

Powered by the AMD Embedded RX-216GD processor, the IGEL UD7 now features the built-in capabilities of the AMD Secure Processor AWS RE:INVENT BOOTH #429, LAS VEGAS, Dec. 3, 2019 – IGEL, provider of the next-gen edge OS for cloud workspaces, today announced that it has integrated the AMD Secure Processor on IGEL UD7 endpoints, effectively creating a dedicated ‘chain of trust’ security system that further strengthens IGEL’s security posture. IGEL UD7 featuring the integrated AMD Secure Processor will be on display this week at AWS Re:Invent, Booth #429. “IGEL is…

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tyntec brings WhatsApp Business API’s rich media features to its financial services client and help consumers receive account statements right on time

tyntec’s customer Tarjeta Plan Platino uses WhatsApp’s rich media capabilities – through tyntec’s Chat API – and changes how credit card statements are viewed by their customers. MUNICH, December 3, 2019 – tyntec, a global cloud communications provider, today announced that one of the company’s clients in the financial services sector is now using WhatsApp Business API’s rich media capabilities to send monthly statements to banking customers in Argentina. WhatsApp’s rich media has provided a unique opportunity for tyntec’s customer Tarjeta Plan Platino to move away from the conventional methods…

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Natural Power advises Octopus on acquisition of 115MW European onshore wind portfolio

Leading renewable energy consultancy and service provider, Natural Power, has acted as technical advisor to Octopus Renewables, part of Octopus Group, for its acquisition of a 115MW portfolio of wind farms in a deal totalling more than €100 million with renewable energy company RES. The portfolio of eight wind farms is comprised of operational sites in France, the UK and Ireland where the business will explore potential opportunities for repowering. Alex Brierley, Co-Head of Octopus Renewables, said: “This is a further stride for Octopus into the European wind market, mirroring…

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ZTE and China Telecom launch the world’s first commercial 5G magnetic levitation high-speed network test

The test achieved extremely high data rates in ultra-high mobility 29 November 2019, Shenzhen, China: ZTE Corporation (0763.HK / 000063.SZ), a major international provider of telecommunications, enterprise and consumer technology solutions for the Mobile Internet, today announced that ZTE and China Telecom have jointly launched the world’s first commercial 5G maglev (magnetic levitation) high-speed network test in Shanghai, China. The test measured communications within a train travelling at a maximum speed of 500KM/h. During the test, the 5G commercial terminal was stable and easy to support various high performance mobile…

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