Lineage Logistics, LLC (Lineage), an innovative temperature-controlled industrial REITs and logistics solutions providers, announced it has closed the acquisition of VersaCold Logistics Services (VersaCold). The acquisition was first announced on April 13, 2022.
SoftServe, a digital authority and consulting company, announced the appointment of industry veteran Yishan Lam as Head of Product & Design for the Asia Pacific Market. Lam brings over 15 years of expertise building innovative products, services, and businesses to Fortune 500 companies, investors, and government agencies. The addition comes as the company expands its global capacity and strengthens an international leadership team.
Macquarie Telecom Group (ASX: MAQ) became a member of the VMware Sovereign Cloud initiative, a reflection of the company’s decade-long commitment to sovereign IT capability. The growing importance of data sovereignty, scrutiny of data access and control, and increasing geo-political friction is leading governments and regulated industries to closely analyse their cloud strategies and evaluate who may have access to their data. The VMware Sovereign Cloud initiative helps customers identify and engage with trusted national or regional cloud service providers to meet their unique sovereign cloud requirements.
UST, a global digital transformation solutions company, has announced an exclusive industry partnership with the American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Australia. UST will join a cohort of global business leaders focused on accelerating business growth in the market. Having started as a California headquartered company two decades ago and continuing to expand in the Australian market, UST has a remarkable growth story, globally and locally.
Avanci announced that Marianne Frydenlund, a leader in intellectual property licensing, has joined Avanci to lead new programs for the IoT beyond the automotive industry. Avanci was founded in 2016 with a vision of transforming how patent licensing is done in the IoT era. The Avanci program for connected vehicles now has 42 auto brands licensed to the 4G, 3G and 2G essential patents of 49 licensors, with more than 65 million licensed vehicles - around half of connected car shipments to date.
Wejo, a Smart Mobility for Good™ and cloud and software solutions provider for connected, electric, and autonomous vehicles, announced it has joined the MONET Consortium, an organization actively promoting collaboration and innovation for mobility services in Japan. Wejo will have the opportunity to work with firms selected from the hundreds of diverse and industry-leading members to drive forward mobility innovation and the mobility-as-a-service (MaaS) market, which could be worth $61bn in 2030, according to Yano Research Institute.
Zebra Technologies Corporation, an innovator at the front line of business with solutions and partners that deliver a performance edge, announced that BE Switchcraft has adopted Zebra’s radio frequency identification (RFID) solution to gain real-time visibility of its manufacturing process and financial data to help better fulfil its customers’ expectations.
Nutanix, a hybrid multicloud computing firm, and its partner iret, announced that the City of Sapporo has deployed Nutanix Cloud Clusters (NC2) on AWS and selected Nutanix Flow Network Security to create the first hybrid cloud environment used by a local gov't in Japan.
GEM (stock code: 002340), a company listed on the Shenzhen Stock Exchange, announced that on June 22, 2022, that the China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC) gave its approval for the company to issue global depository receipts (GDR) and to be listed on the Swiss Exchange (SIX). On July 20, SIX approved GEM to issue GDR and to be listed on the SIX. So far, the path of GEM issuing GDR and going public on the SIX have been unimpeded.
Many Aussie enterprises are adopting software-defined networking (SDN) as they carry out broad digital transformations to aid business continuity, remote work and competitiveness, according to Information Services Group (ISG), a technology research and advisory firm.