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Huawei to reportedly sell its Honor sub-brand for $15 billion

mobigyaan | November 10, 2020

Huawei, the Chinese giant which is facing several difficulties after several restrictions imposed by the United States, is reportedly planning to sell its Honor sub-brand. It is said that Huawei could sell its Honor arm for about 100 billion yuan, which is approximately $15.2 billion. As per the report, Honor brand will be sold to Digital China Group and the Government of Shenzhen. It further adds that the deal will be an all-cash transaction which will include almost every asset, including branding, research and development capabilities, and even supply chain management. The deal has not been officially announced by the company but it is reported that the company to make this public by the end of this week. There won’t be much impact for the employees as Honor plans on retaining its management and more than 7,000 employees after the deal goes through.

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Cyber security breaches are happening at an industrial scale. The unabated volume of cyber breaches along with the scale and magnitude of the breaches is forcing the entire industry to re-think how cyber security gets deployed, managed and addressed. At the heart of this change is a fundamental shift in the assumptions and the model under which cyber security has been operating. The traditional model was one that operated under simple assumptions. Those assumptions led to deployment models which in todays’ world of cyber security have been proven to be woefully inadequate at addressing malware and cyber breaches.

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EPS Global and DriveNets Announce Strategic Partnership to Speed the Adoption of Cloud-Native Networking by Leading Operators Worldwide

DriveNets | January 18, 2022

DriveNets, a leader in cloud-native and disaggregated networking solutions, and EPS Global, a worldwide distributor of technology solutions from industry-pioneering manufacturers, today announced a strategic partnership that will accelerate the growth of the disaggregated networking market and deployment of cloud architecture-based networks. Under this agreement, EPS will distribute DriveNets Network Cloud-based solutions to service providers and hyperscalers worldwide. This partnership will help streamline and accelerate the evolution towards cloud-based networking by expanding DriveNets' reach and local presence to new markets and customers through EPS. "DriveNets' innovative approach towards a simpler, more scalable, disaggregated network infrastructure which has been successfully deployed at AT&T, has significantly influenced the industry," said Nir Gasko, head of Global Strategic Alliances at DriveNets. "This partnership combines our innovative solutions with EPS Global's extensive expertise in distributing, consulting, planning and building networks, to help our mutual customers accelerate their networking deployments around the world." "We are delighted to announce our global partnership with DriveNets, which represents a further enhancement to the networking product set we provide to our customers to help them improve the way they build and operate their networks,Together, we can help service providers to meet growing customer demands, accelerate service innovation, and increase their revenue." Colin Lynch, CEO at EPS Global This strategic partnership between DriveNets and EPS Global leverages EPS's international reach and coverage, as well as its expertise and knowledge of local markets, to streamline the distribution, installation, and rollout of DriveNets' Network Cloud solutions. EPS is already working with customers on DriveNets deployments, including the design, testing, validation, production readiness, sourcing and logistics, technical support, and end-to-end seamless integration of Network Cloud-based solutions. DriveNets Partner Program The DriveNets Partner Program was established to accelerate the transformation in the telecom field, from a closed, vendor-dependent model to a cloud-like architecture with an open ecosystem, where each partner plays to its strength, leading to a combined solution that is better, more cost effective, and more innovative than each individual element. The program has been designed to leverage the disaggregated network model and bring together a wide range of worldwide players, including channel partners, solution providers, hardware manufacturers, and application developers. DriveNets' Partner Program combines DriveNets' solution with our partners' value-added expertise to accelerate innovation in the service provider space. Through DriveNets Partner Program, service providers can benefit from a simplified, holistic vendor engagement model, enabling a more efficient process while leveraging a disaggregated architecture. About DriveNets DriveNets is a leader in cloud-native networking software and network disaggregation solutions. Founded in 2015 and based in Israel, DriveNets offers communications service providers (CSPs) and cloud providers a radical new way to build networks, substantially growing their profitability by changing their technological and economic models. DriveNets' solution – Network Cloud – adapts the architectural model of cloud to telco-grade networking. Network Cloud is a cloud-native software that runs over a shared physical infrastructure of standard white-boxes, radically simplifying the network's operations, offering telco-scale performance and elasticity at a much lower cost. Learn more at www.drivenets.com About EPS Global Founded in 1999 EPS Global is a leading, privately owned, franchised distributor for specialized IT component and systems manufacturers whose products are used in high speed data and storage networks to accelerate, multiplex, store and manipulate the huge amounts of data generated by online and telecoms activity. Their customer base includes Web 2.0 operators, Data Centres, MSPs, Internet Exchanges, Media & Broadcast, Government, Utilities and Telcos in addition to 1,000+ Value Added Reseller and System Integrators who work within the big data management market.

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Disrupts the DevSecOps market with the launch of the company; raises $35 million from Greylock and Kleiner Perkins

prnewswire | October 13, 2020

Apiiro, the industry's first Code Risk Platform that enables organizations to accelerate application and infrastructure delivery by automatically remediating risk with every change, announced today the company's official launch into the DevSecOps and risk management markets. In tandem with the launch, apiiro has raised $35 million funding from Ted Schlein, General Partner at Kleiner Parkins, and Saam Motamedi and Asheem Chandna, General Partners at Greylock. The apiiro platform is deployed and used across industries - including two large banks in the U.S., and large enterprises in gaming, healthcare, and software development verticals.

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SiTune Launches the First 5G Infrastructure Transceiver Solutions in the World

prnewswire | February 02, 2021

SiTune, a trend-setter of numerous ages of cutting edge RF and Mixed-signal System on a Chip, today reported two new items for 5G O-RAN framework equipment arrangements including Radio Units (RU) and Distributed Radio Units (dRU) for large scale and miniature organizations. These savvy items, IceWings and SnowWings, are the world's first multi-standard super wide-band RF handset arrangements explicitly intended to encourage the virtualization of cell environment and disaggregation of equipment and programming in 5G organizations. IceWings and SnowWings quad-channel arrangements depend on Analog RF and Digital RF innovation, for a wide scope of uses openly and private organizations. These items are gotten from a remarkable, licensed fast and super wide-band RF/Mixed mode innovation utilized in different ages of SiTune's items presently in arrangements.

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