AWARDS AND ACCOLADES
In Time Tec in Top Ten Places to Work in Idaho
CloudOps a Top 100 Provider in Canada
Flash Networks Wins Safaricom Innovation Award
Priority Software Named Major Player
Andres Richter shared that IDC has named Priority Software a Major Player in the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide SaaS Cloud-Enabled Operational ERP Applications 2019 report. Priority ERP was praised for being a system based on an open, flexible, scalable, multi-language, and multicurrency platform that can be easily customized.
LAUNCHES AND NEW ENDEAVORS
mobilityView Partners with Microsoft
Thom Damstra‘s company, mobilityView Inc., has announced a global partnership with Microsoft. According to Rick Lievano, Worldwide Media & Communications Director at Microsoft, “mobilityView will be globally available for sale to all Microsoft customers and channel partners.”
Bidgely Releases Insights Engine
Abhay Gupta‘s company, Bidgely, is helping global utilities and energy retailers incorporate augmented business intelligence into their operations with a new Insights Engine. Gartner identified augmented analytics technologies as a top 2019 trend with disruptive power. For utilities, making data insights broadly available across the organization help multiple stakeholders address challenges associated with: electric vehicles (EVs), solar PV, demand-side management and load research.
Revegy Updates UI
Mark Kopcha’s company, Revegy, has updated its software user interface. Revegy’s new look, which launched in early April, allows customers to collaborate more easily and use their time more wisely. In addition, Revegy is proud to announce the addition of David Keil to its Board of Directors.
Ntootive Expands CTV Platform
Fiska Launches Technology Platform
Unit4 Publishes Fixed Pricing for Cloud Migration
Claus Jepsen announced that Unit4 has published fixed pricing and timelines for cloud migration, a unique step in an an industry traditionally lacking in price transparency. When considering migrating an ERP solution to the cloud, concerns around cost and system downtime are often some of the biggest deterrents for companies.
Aira Begins Pilot with MBTA
Sujeeth Kanuganti shared the news that Aira Tech Corp’s Human Artificial Intelligence Technology has been adopted by the MBTA for an AccessAI pilot. Through the Aira app, blind or low-vision users can connect with highly-trained sighted agents who communicate visual information about the user’s surrounding environment—live and on-demand.
TrialAssure Launches New Iteration of REGISTRY
Mohamad Zahreddine shared TrialAssure’s launch of TrialAssure REGISTRY 2.5, the latest iteration of TrialAssure’s premiere clinical trial registration and disclosure reporting application with a configurable workflow engine that allows clients to augment regulatory intelligence for global registries.
Teresa Spangler Releases Book
TrialScope Opens Survey
SiteMinder Hires New Executives
Sankar Narayan’s company, SiteMinder, has announced several new industry heavyweight hires, including Jonathan Bedford as chief sales officer and Mark Renshaw as chief marketing officer. The hires follow a three-year period of 65% growth in hiring at all levels.
Weavy Hires New Chief Revenue Officer
Rickard Hansson shared the addition of global marketing executive Ameetess Dira to Weavy’s management team as chief revenue officer. Dira will lead the company’s growth strategy for its innovative embeddable collaboration framework.
Will Conaway to Serve on AT&T’s Healthcare Advisory Council
AT&T has appointed Will Conaway to the prestigious AT&T Healthcare Advisory Council. He says, “I am greatly enthusiastic about interacting and strategizing with other leaders from top healthcare organizations to drive innovation and implement leading-edge healthcare technology and delivery systems with AT&T, and to support AT&T’s objectives to improve healthcare while promoting social responsibility.”
Shefik Macauley Judges Awards and MCs Event
Shefik Macauley was an official judge for the 11th Annual Shorty Awards. Shorty Awards, also known as “Shortys”, honor the best of social media by recognizing the influencers, brands, and organizations innovating across the social web. In addition, Shefik has been named an associate judge for the 23rd Annual Webby Awards, and for the third consecutive year will return as master of ceremonies for Shop. Sell. Strut!. Proceeds from this event will benefit the Morgan Marie Michael Foundation for individuals on the autism spectrum.
Marc Fischer to Deliver Keynote
Marc Fischer of Dogtown Media will deliver the keynote address at the inaugural California Senate App Challenge Awards Ceremony, to inspire and expose K-12 students to coding and engage them in STEM fields.
Shailu Tipparaju Speaks at INNO
Bruno Guicardi Speaks at Collision
Bruno Guicardi spoke on a keynote panel at Collision this month. His talk explored the fundamentals of planning to innovate and the resources required to ensure effective implementation without risking the finely tuned balance of the operation.
Junior Bernadin Leads MATHCounts Teams
Junior Bernadin and his colleague Dr. Valerie Camille Jones, the MATHCounts coaches for the Ron Clark Academy, lead two teams to the finals for the National MATHCounts Video Challenge this month in Orlando, Florida. The Math Video Challenge is a national program hosted by the MATHCounts foundation that challenges students to develop their math, communication and technology skills in a collaborative video project.
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