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Microsoft Azure Announces Blockchain Token, Data Management Service (Coin Telegraph)

Microsoft’s blockchain-enabled cloud service Microsoft Azure announced new tokenization and blockchain data management services. The Azure Blockchain Tokens service aims to simpl... More

Amazon’s Expanding in New York City, Even Though it Scrapped HQ2 (Forbes)

Amazon has signed a new lease for office space on the west side of Manhattan less than a year after it ditched a plan to create a second head office in New York City. Now the e-com... More

Sila Solutions Cybersecurity Team Joins EY, Strengthening Identity, Access Management Capabilities (MESA)

Ernst & Young announced that the cybersecurity team of Sila Solutions has joined EY US to augment and expand EY offerings in the areas of identity governance and administration, pr... More

AWS Books Best Western as Cloud Customer for Automation, Personalization (CIO Dive)

Best Western Hotels & Resorts is migrating its infrastructure to Amazon Web Services in a bid to boost automation and personalize customer service. By the end of 2020, Best Western... More

Cognizant Named an AWS Outposts Partner (MESA)

Cognizant announced it has capabilities to support AWS Outposts, fully managed and configurable compute and storage racks - built with Amazon Web Services-designed hardware - that ... More

Alvarez & Marsal Beefs Up French Transaction Advisory Group (Consultancy)

Olivia Moon, Nicolas Grosselin and Kossi Aglamey-Pap all joined the French arm of the global consultancy from a Big Four firm. They work in the Transaction Advisory Group – the f... More

Adobe: Cyber Monday Shoppers on Track to Hit a Record $9.4B (CNBC)

Holiday shoppers aren’t headed to the store today. But they’re still spending. Cyber Monday shoppers have already spent, $473 million in online sales as of 9:00 a.m. ET, accord... More

SAP Appoints Fabian Padilla Crisol as Managing Director of Hong Kong (MESA)

SAP announced the appointment of Fabian Padilla Crisol as the Managing Director of SAP Hong Kong. Mr. Padilla Crisol brings two decades of strategic, executive, and product develop... More

AWS Elemental MediaLive Offers Statistical Multiplexing for Better Broadcast Quality, Performance, Bandwidth Management (MESA)

Statistical Multiplexing (Statmux) is now available with AWS Elemental MediaLive. Statmux is a technology used in live broadcast workflows that allocates bits in real time among mu... More

Adobe Appoints Dr. Nanda Kambhatla to Head Research Team in India (Dataquest)

Adobe announced the appointment of Dr. Nanda Kambhatla to head the Adobe Research team in India. Based out of Bengaluru, Dr. Kambhatla will lead Adobe’s research initiatives in t... More

New Salesforce Marketing Cloud CEO Adam Blitzer Doubles Down on CDP (AdExchanger)

he Salesforce Marketing Cloud is crowning a new leader. Longtime Salesforce vet Adam Blitzer will take the CEO reins from Bob Stutz this month. But the business strategy will remai... More

Why Podcasts Could Be a Differentiator for HBO Max (Motley Fool)

The better a streaming company's tools for figuring out what people watch and why, the better positioned that streaming company is to come out with the next big streaming hit. And ... More

Caringo, Wasabi Partner for Hybrid Cloud Storage Solution (HITS)

Caringo announced that their Swarm Object Storage Solution is now validated with Wasabi Hot Cloud Storage. With Caringo and Wasabi, organizations can easily add a geographically di... More

Veritone Debuts AI-Enabled Ad Revenue Solutions for the Media Industry (MESA)

Veritone announced the full commercial launch of the company’s VeriAds network – a robust suite of revenue solutions that enables radio and television broadcasters, podcasters ... More

Infosys Makes Strides Toward Closing Skills Gap in Indiana (HITS)

Infosys hosted Indiana Governor Eric J. Holcomb, and several local leaders for a beam signing ceremony to commemorate an important milestone in the construction of its U.S. Educati... More

Technicolor Further Strengthens its London Team (MESA)

Technicolor is continuing to expand its roster of global artists to support the growing demand of content. (more…)... More

Illumio Updates ServiceNow App With Support for New York Release (MESA)

Illumio announced an enhancement to its application for ServiceNow, available now in the ServiceNow Store with support for ServiceNow’s New York release, in addition to the Londo... More

Google Teams With The Boxoffice Company on Enhanced Movie Ticketing System (Deadline)

Google and The Boxoffice Company, a collection of entertainment and tech businesses owned by French digital media giant Webedia, have teamed up to enhance the process of buying mov... More

Sohonet Announces HDMI Input Support for ClearView Flex (MESA)

Sohonet will support HDMI as an alternative input source for ClearView Flex. Customers can now choose between SDI or HDMI input based on individual project requirements to share de... More

LiveTiles Extends Global Reach With $19M CYCL Buy (ARN)

Australian-listed Microsoft partner and intelligent workplace software provider LiveTiles has inked a $19 million deal to acquire Swiss intelligent intranet software maker CYCL. Fo... More