Press Releases

Vivacity Labs Releases New Product to Support Government on Urgent £250m Active Travel Initiative


Vivacity Labs, a UK based transport AI company, have released a new product to support UK councils in their efforts to increase uptake in Active Travel as the public begins to return to work during the COVID-19 crisis. Transport Secretary Grant Shapps and the Department of Transport have outlined measures

Opengear Study Reveals True Costs of Network Outage, a Key Concern as IoT Pushes Networks the Edge

May 25, 10:00AM

Edison, NJ  – More than half of senior IT decision-makers and network managers globally say they have had four or more network outages lasting more than 30 minutes in the past year, with outages costing half of the surveyed organizations worldwide between $300,000 and $6 million in downtime, according to

CLARA analytics Raises $25M in Series B Funding to Transform Commercial Insurance with AI

May 21, 2020 at 9:00 a.m. ET

CLARA analytics Raises $25M in Series B Funding to Transform Commercial Insurance with AI CLARA analytics (“CLARA”), the leading provider of artificial intelligence (AI) technology in the commercial insurance industry, today announced that it closed $25 million in Series B funding, bringing its total funding to $36.5 million. The round

Microway Supports AI Leaders, Delivers First NVIDIA DGX A100 to a US Educational Institution

May 21, 2020 at 11:00am

Microway, a leading provider of advanced hardware for AI and HPC, announces it is delivering the first NVIDIA DGX A100 system to a higher education institution in the United States.  DGX A100 is the world’s first 5 petaflops AI system to consolidate the power and capabilities of an entire data center, supporting

SimpleMachines selects UltraSoC embedded analytics to support next-generation compute platform

May 21st

CAMBRIDGE, UK – 21 May 2020 UltraSoC today announced that its embedded analytics technology has been selected by SimpleMachines, Inc (SMI) for use within SMI’s innovative Composable Computing Platform. UltraSoC’s technology will allow SMI and its customers to gain an intimate understanding of the behavior of the hardware and software

MangaGAN: generation of high quality manga images from photo

May 10, 2020

MangaGAN: generation of high-quality manga images from photo The authors suggested an interesting approach for solving of manga faces generation from photo problem. Key achievements proposed in the article: authors collected MangaGAN-BL dataset that contains: 109 noses, 179 mouthes, and 106 manga faces with landmarks. They used frames from Bleach

Navenio raises £9m for hospital workforce AI platform

- Navenio’s efficiency-boosting technology doubles team throughput in critical environments like hospitals - Infrastructure-free technology provides ‘right person, right time, right place’ localisation service indoors, where GPS doesn’t work - Technology critical for patient flow challenge as hospitals re-open for ‘business as usual’ post the Covid-19 peak The healthcare scale-up

CONTENT4ALL wins the NAB Technology Innovation Award 2020

15th May 2020

Fincons Group, an international system integration consultancy with offices in Italy, Switzerland, the UK, France, Germany and the U.S., is proud to announce that CONTENT4ALL, an R&D project sponsored by the European Commission, has been awarded the prestigious NAB Technology Innovation Award. CONTENT4ALL, which has received funding from the European

Rolls-Royce signs Iotics to power its Digital Twin Technology

14 May 2020

Rolls-Royce business unit Power Systems, has selected Iotics’ technology to enable digital solutions with asset-focused digital twins. Iotics’ technology delivers Rolls-Royce the capability to unlock over 200 data sources, brokering interactions to create digital twins of their in-field assets, and receive real-time event insights across customer, supplier and partner boundaries.

SANDSIV Announces Unlimited-Data Pricing Model

May 14, 13:12pm

ZURICH, SWITZERLAND, 14.05.2020 – SANDSIV’s AI-powered customer experience management (CXM) platform, sandsiv+, has revolutionized the way companies serve their customers. Today, SANDSIV announces a pricing model just as innovative as their flagship technology platform: unlimited surveys, unlimited data, users, and reporting.   The new model will help customers bring their

73% of UK consumers say current online experience from brands will change future spending post-lockdown

13 May 2020

UK consumer behaviour is being reshaped by the current COVID crisis, with 27% of people saying they’ll do more activities digitally long-term. Yet, despite the opportunity for brands to increase digital revenues, 59% of consumers are not happy with the level of personalization and reassurance delivered online by most companies,

Kite Launches AI-Powered JavaScript Completions

May 12, 2020 7am Pacific

Hi there, Wanted to send along information about Kite's latest release. Thanks for mentioning us in February!   Press kit:   Embeddable youtube launch video:

Lucidworks Announces Smart Answers, a Question Answering System That Enhances Chatbots and Virtual Assistants to Deliver Personalized Self-Service

May 12th at 9:00AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, May 12, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lucidworks, leader in AI-powered search, today announces Smart Answers on Lucidworks Fusion. Smart Answers enhances the intelligence of chatbots and virtual assistants by using deep learning to understand natural language questions and quickly return the right answers. Customers and employees can now

‘Lawyers of the future’ offered professional training online by ThoughtRiver and F-LEX

May 12 at 14:12pm

Out-of-work trainee lawyers offered course of educational webinars Partnership helps legal students affected by Covid-19 pandemic build skills   London, UK. 12th May 2020. The next generation of lawyers, which has seen careers and training disrupted by the Covid-19 pandemic, is now being offered professional training through a series of

Optibrium Adopts Cheminformatics Toolkits From OpenEye Scientific

May 12 2020, 9am

Optibrium™ and OpenEye Scientific (OpenEye), leading providers of software and services for drug discovery, today announced that StarDrop™, Optibrium’s software for small molecule design, optimisation and data analysis, is now powered by OpenEye Scientific’s cheminformatics toolkits. These industry-leading cheminformatics libraries offer a robust and performance-orientated foundation, that ensures StarDrop will

Tessian named a Cool Vendor by Gartner in the May 2020 Cool Vendors in Cloud Office Security

12 May 2020 – Tessian, the human layer security company that protects employees from inbound and outbound threats on email, today announces it has been recognized in the Cool Vendors in Cloud Office Security[1] by Gartner. According to the report, “as cloud office suite adoption becomes nearly universal, security and

‘Gig’ customer service booming during Covid-19, says report

12th May 2020

Two thirds of gig customer service experts are picking up extra tasks due to COVID-19. 1 in 3 ‘gig on the side’ to supplement full-time work. 7/10 surveyed were university educated; 85% speak more than one language.   London, UK; San Francisco, USA. 12th May 2020: Two thirds of people

With Microway Supercomputing Cluster, UMass Dartmouth Ramps Up Research Programs

May 8th

Plymouth, MA – Microway, a leading provider of computational clusters, servers, and workstations for AI and HPC, announces that research activities are accelerating at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth since the installation of a new supercomputing cluster. UMass Dartmouth’s powerful new cluster from Microway affords the university five times the

Social Media Content Moderation Service to Moderate or Remove Unwanted Contents

May 7, 2020 at 12:00 PM

Owing to free and easy access of social networking sites all age group and types of people are using theses platforms to post the different types of contents for engaging the users. Meanwhile, few immoral people post the unwanted contents like nude images, porn videos and other explicit pictures or

Nosto Named Preferred Personalization Provider for Shopify Plus With Announcement of New Certified App Partner Program

May 5th at 4:15pm

NEW YORK and LONDON (May 5th, 2020) - Nosto, the world’s leading AI-powered commerce experience platform, has been named by Shopify Plus as the preferred personalization app with the launch of its new Certified App Partner Program. Nosto has helped drive an average growth rate of 126% year over year

Artificial Intelligence: first aid for companies in challenging times

May 5, 2020

First there were Storms Ciara and Dennis, now Coronavirus.  The impacts of the pandemic are changing every minute, causing widespread fear and uncertainty around the world.  Frontline teams are under particular pressure as agents struggle to manage surging and often widely fluctuating volumes of customer calls.  When disaster strikes, what

Moogsoft Expands AIOps Platform to Deliver Customers the “Virtual NOC”

April 28, 2020

Moogsoft, the pioneer and leading provider of artificial intelligence for IT Operations (AIOps), today announced the release of Moogsoft Enterprise 8.0, a complete AIOps platform that enables IT Ops and DevOps teams to build a virtual Network Operations Center (NOC) and work more effectively from anywhere. Moogsoft Enterprise consolidates visibility

NatWest Renews Contract for Artesian Solutions’ Relationship Intelligence and Customer Insight Platform

1st May, 2020

1st May 2020: NatWest, part of the Royal Bank of Scotland Group, has today announced the renewal of its agreement with Artesian Solutions as the Banks’s core relationship intelligence and customer insight platform. The announcement follows a competitive five-month tender process which assessed the latest artificial intelligence solutions against strict

Etiya Collaborates with Amazon Web Services to Provide “Telco as a Service” Customer Solutions

30th April, 2020

Amsterdam, Netherlands – Etiya, a leading Independent Software Vendor, announced today its collaboration with Amazon Web Services (AWS) to roll out “Telco as a Service” (TaaS) solution. Etiya’s artificial intelligence (AI)-driven full business support system (BSS) & operational support systems (OSS) stack including CRM, Omni Channel Digital Front End, Customer

Franz AllegroGraph 7 Powers First Distributed Semantic Knowledge Graph Solution with Federated-Sharding

April 29, 2020

Franz Inc., an early innovator in Artificial Intelligence (AI) and leading supplier of Semantic Graph Database technology for Knowledge Graph Solutions, today announced AllegroGraph 7, a breakthrough solution that allows infinite data integration through a patented approach unifying all data and siloed knowledge into an Entity-Event Knowledge Graph solution that can