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Major telco company partners with Vricon to accelerate 5G rollouts across the USA

Vricon supports major U.S. telecommunications firm with high-resolution 3D geodata for urban and suburban regions across the United States

McLean, VA, Nov 15 (Bernama) -- Vricon is pleased to announce that a major U.S. telecommunications company recently acquired Vricon’s high-resolution 3D geodata to support large-scale 5G telecommunications network planning and design. Under the multimillion-dollar contract, Vricon will provide the firm with 3D data of urban and suburban population centers across the United States.

The company is leveraging Vricon’s recent innovations in mapping to accelerate 5G infrastructure planning nationwide. 5G increases the need for accurate, high-resolution geodata. Vricon’s unique big-data solution uses the world’s largest archive of 50cm commercial satellite imagery; the solution is built using automated 3D modeling algorithms that create cost-effective, scalable geodata. By adopting Vricon’s unique mapping technology, telecommunications companies accelerate their network designs while also passing along cost savings to consumers.


Kofax Advances Enterprise-Wide Deployment of Next-Generation Robotic Process Automation to Rapidly and Exponentially Scale the Digital Workforce

Kofax RPA Powers Industry’s First Single-Vendor Intelligent Automation Offering; Free 12-Month Trial Provides Time to Build, Deploy and Measure Results with No Commitment

IRVINE, Calif., Nov 15 (Bernama) -- Kofax®, a leading supplier of Intelligent Automation software to automate and digitally transform end-to-end business processes, today announced Kofax RPA’s next-generation robotic process automation (RPA) capabilities that leverage artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML). Providing “out-of-the-box” functionality, Kofax is first to market with a comprehensive, single-vendor, single-platform, Intelligent Automation solution.

“Early adopters of RPA have experienced the many benefits in shifting human labor from ‘data gatherer’ to ‘data user’ roles. Increased productivity helps them remain on track for profitable growth, improved customer service and significant competitive advantage,” said Reynolds C. Bish, Chief Executive Officer of Kofax. “These exceptional organizations are eager to scale their digital workforce throughout the enterprise and can now take advantage of a complete end-to-end solution purpose built for enterprise deployment—today and tomorrow.”


Duco Continues Global Growth: Opens New Office in Singapore

Expansion into Asia is in response to strong demand for Duco’s self-service data quality and reconciliation solutions by global financial institutions

SINGAPORE, Nov 15 (Bernama) -- Duco, the global provider of enterprise data quality and reconciliation services, today announced that it had opened new offices in Singapore to support the rapid demand for its services and solutions in the region. The new office will cater to customers across Asia Pacific ensuring they receive the superior customer service and support that Duco has become known for.

This is the latest office to open amid rapid growth and adoption of Duco’s self-service, data agnostic platform. Duco is used by global financial institutions to accelerate digital transformation programs helping to solve a range of data quality, integrity and reconciliation challenges across multiple departments.


Fluxym Nominates A New Executive Director And VP And Chooses Singapore To Establish Its APAC Branch

SINGAPORE, Nov 15 (Bernama) -- Effective now, Fluxym, the European/American Source-to-Pay experts, has nominated Michael Rouviere Executive Director and VP Asia Pacific, and established their offices in Singapore, at 600 North Bridge Road, Parkview Square.

Michael Rouviere, formerly Chief Operating Officer at Allianz Asian Pacific branch, an important German insurer, and since 2017, in charge of their digital transformation, is now responsible for Fluxym’s APAC development. In this capacity, he will guide Asian and Pacific companies in their journey towards Procurement and AP digitization.


Deputy Prime Minister makes maiden visit to MIMOS, drops over Tadika

Dr Wan Azizah was given a brief on MIMOS’ tech solutions for kindergarten

BUKIT JALIL, Nov 15 (Bernama) -- Deputy Prime Minister Dato' Seri Dr Wan Azizah Dr Wan Ismail today made her maiden visit to national applied research and development centre, MIMOS, and inspected its on-campus kindergarten, Tadika MIMOS.

Dr Wan Azizah, who is also Women, Family and Community Development Minister, was briefed by the agency’s senior management team led by chief executive officer Ahmad Rizan Ibrahim during her visit. She was accompanied by Secretary-General of Women, Family and Community Development Ministry Datuk Dr Rose Lena binti Lazemi, Deputy Secretary-General (Industry) of International Trade and Industry Ministry Datin K Talagavathi, Community Development Department (KEMAS) Director-General Dato’ Amiruddin Ariffin and Welfare Department Director-General Mohd Fazari Mohd Salleh.


VistaJet Celebrated As Most Innovative Business Aviation Company And Best Operator For Third Consecutive Time

HONG KONG, Nov 15 (Bernama) -- VistaJet, the first and only global business aviation company, received top honors at the Asian Business Aviation Association’s Icons of Aviation Awards 2018. As well as being named the Most Innovative Company, VistaJet also earned the title of best operator for the third consecutive year. Presented by the Asian Business Aviation Association (AsBAA), the awards represent the votes of 150 of its members, including business aviation operators, brokers, corporations, and peers in the aviation industry from across Asia.

The best operator award recognizes VistaJet’s industry-first achievements and exceptional operational standards. With over 70 consistently branded super-mid and long-range aircraft, VistaJet has flown to 1,600 airports in 187 countries, or 96% of the world. In the first half of 2018, VistaJet’s passenger count increased by 18% and flight hours rose by 23% compared to the previous year in Asia. As an indication of the rapid growth in the region in the past year, these figures rose to 37% and 33% respectively by the third quarter.


Neuralstem Reports Third Quarter 2018 Financial Results And Provides Business Update

GERMANTOWN, Md., Nov 15 (Bernama) -- Neuralstem, Inc. (Nasdaq: CUR), a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of nervous system therapies based on its neural stem cell and small molecule technologies, today provided a business update and reported its financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2018.

“During the third quarter of 2018 we have made progress with our programs, have taken steps to strengthen the balance sheet, and, perhaps most importantly, have determined how we will focus our efforts moving forward,” said Jim Scully, Interim Chief Executive Officer of Neuralstem.  “We believe that proceeds from our recent offering, combined with our efforts to reduce cash burn, will allow us to pursue key development initiatives that will be detailed in the coming weeks.”