Tuesday, July 5, 2022

Cyble sweeps the Global InfoSec Awards 2022 with wins in 8 categories

Cyble, the Y Combinator-backed cyber threat intelligence firm, is proud to announce that it has been named a winner in 8 categories of the 10th Annual Global InfoSec Awards by Cyber Defense Magazine (CDM), the industry’s leading electronic information security magazine.

Eaton’s Vehicle Group recognized as GM’s 2021 Supplier of the Year

Power management company Eaton announced that General Motors (GM) recently recognized Eaton’s Vehicle Group as a 2021 Supplier of the Year. GM celebrated honorees at its 30th annual Supplier of the Year awards ceremony in Phoenix, Arizona. GM’s Supplier of the Year award recognizes global suppliers that distinguish themselves by exceeding GM’s requirements, providing GM customers with innovative technologies, and delivering among the highest quality in the automotive industry. This year, GM recognized 134 suppliers from 16 countries with the Supplier of the Year distinction.

Netcracker wins Asia Communication Awards for 5G, Cloud and BSS/OSS

Netcracker Technology reports that it received Asia Communication Awards in the categories of 5G Technology Initiative, Cloud Technology Initiative and OSS/BSS Project of the Year. Total Telecom presented the awards based on innovation, market impact and proven deployments in the APAC. Netcracker won the 5G Technology Initiative for the ability of Netcracker Non-Real-Time RAN Intelligent Controller (RIC) to support AI/ML, automation and standard O-RAN Alliance interfaces for 5G Open RAN optimization and 5G RAN slicing. 

VIQ Solutions honored in the 2022 Best World Changing Ideas Awards

VIQ Solutions Inc., a provider of secure, AI-driven, digital voice and video capture tech and transcription services, announced that its FirstDraft solution was selected as an honoree in the Fast Company’s 2022 World Changing Ideas Awards. The recognition highlights VIQ’s innovative approach leveraging AI to drive transparency in courtrooms around the world. VIQ, in partnership with courts in the UK, Australia and the US, transforms how courts create and distribute transcripts of court proceedings. With the addition of FirstDraft automated transcripts, courts easily create, store and distribute court proceedings within hours.

Velodyne Lidar marketing head Sally Frykman named woman of the year

Velodyne Lidar, Inc. announced its CMO Sally Frykman won the 2022 Woman of the Year award from Sensors Converge and Fierce Electronics. The Best of Sensors Awards recognize the most innovative products, technologies, teams and people in the sensors industry.
Packform wins two Stevie Awards for Most Innovative Startup of the year

Packform wins two Stevie Awards for Most Innovative Startup of the Year

An award for innovation should come as no surprise as innovation itself forms the bedrock of the Packform solution.

Swoop Aero obtains CASA approval for its Remote Operations Centre

Swoop Aero, the Aussie drone-powered logistics firm, has obtained approval from Australia’s Civil Aviation and Safety Authority (CASA) to operate their drone logistics Remote Operations Centre (ROC), allowing them to pilot up to five aircraft across three continents beyond visual line-of-sight (BVLOS). Pilots can operate their drones beyond the physical view of the aircraft. Announced at the AWS Summit 2022 in Sydney, the CASA-approved ROC will permit Swoop Aero to operate like an airliner, centralising resources in one facility for visibility and network operations efficiency globally. The ROC can allow Swoop Aero to scale up operations with much higher ratios of remote pilots to remotely piloted aircraft (30 aircraft to one pilot).

FS-ISAC leads the financial sector in live-fire cyber exercise locked shields

FS-ISAC, the global cyber intelligence sharing community solely focused on financial services, announced that it will lead the financial services sector scenario in NATO Cooperative Cyber Defence Centre of Excellence (CCDCOE) Exercise Locked Shields this year, the world’s largest and most complex live-fire cyber exercise, taking place 19-22 April, 2022. Locked Shields facilitates systematic, multinational, multi-sector, public-private cyber defense cooperation and coordination to prepare against nation-state threats. The exercise, held annually since 2010, tests national, civilian, and military IT systems’ ability to protect vital services and critical infrastructure by simulating a series of realistic, large-scale cyber attacks against a fictional country.

SOPA announces the winners of 2022 awards for editorial excellence

The Society of Publishers in Asia (SOPA), a Hong Kong-based non-profit dedicated to pursuing excellence in journalism, announced the winners of its annual Awards for Editorial Excellence in recognition of outstanding works of journalism over the past year in the APAC region.

Monarc Global sweeps the top prize at the Deloitte Technology Fast 50

A Brisbane-based company that provides automated pricing software to the aviation industry is officially Australia’s fastest growing tech company. Monarc Global has been announced as the winner of Deloitte’s annual Technology Fast 50 Australia Awards for 2021 after it achieved an impressive 6331% growth in revenue over the three-year period 2019-21. Runners up were Citrus Ad  (3095%) and Telix Pharmaceuticals (2573%).