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Schlumberger, IBM announce hybrid cloud Enterprise Data Management Solution

Schlumberger, IBM announce hybrid cloud Enterprise Data Management Solution

Schlumberger and IBM announced the industry’s first commercial hybrid cloud Enterprise Data Management Solution for the OSDU Data Platform. The hybrid cloud offering is designed to expand access to customers globally-including those in locations where data residency requirements and local regulations may affect the use of global public cloud-and is engineered to reduce time for…

HP unveils Pavilion Aero ‐ its lightest consumer Laptop

HP unveils Pavilion Aero ‐ its lightest consumer Laptop

HP Inc. announced its lightest consumer laptop yet, the HP Pavilion Aero 13 Laptop PC. Starting at less than 1 kilogram, the Pavilion Aero 13 delivers a flawless sustainable design with the power to be entertained, connected, and productive. HP also welcomed the HP M24fwa FHD Monitor and HP M27fwa FHD Monitor, the newest additions to the M-Series line…

Samsung unveils all-in-one kiosk for contactless ordering and payment

Samsung unveils all-in-one kiosk for contactless ordering and payment

Samsung Electronics today announced the expanded availability of Samsung Kiosk, an all-in-one solution that offers contactless ordering and payment capabilities. Providing customers with easy install options and a protective coating, the Kiosk is now available in 12 countries worldwide, including the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Ireland, France, Sweden, the Netherlands, Belgium, Spain, Austria,…

Sony to release 1/1.2-type 4K-resolution CMOS image sensor for security cameras

Sony to release 1/1.2-type 4K-resolution CMOS image sensor for security cameras

Sony Semiconductor Solutions Corporation today announced the upcoming release of IMX585, a 1/1.2-type 4K-resolution CMOS image sensor for security cameras, which delivers approximately 8 times the dynamic range of conventional model in a single exposure, said a news release. “The new product uses Sony’s proprietary “STARVIS™ 2” technology, which delivers high sensitivity and high dynamic range…

PTCL signs contracts with Huawei for transformation of its IP Edge & OTN

PTCL signs contracts with Huawei for transformation of its IP Edge & OTN

Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL), has signed strategic contracts with Huawei Technologies Pakistan for the transformation of its IP Edge and Optical Transport Network (OTN), said a press release. “Nadeem Khan, Acting CEO & Group CFO, PTCL & Ufone and Mark Meng, CEO, Huawei Technologies Pakistan, signed the contract during a ceremony held at PTCL…

PTA conducts nationwide mobile Quality of Service benchmarking test

PTA conducts nationwide mobile Quality of Service benchmarking test

Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has conducted a nationwide mobile Quality of Service (QoS) benchmarking test from February 2021 to March 2021 in different cities, towns and roads throughout Pakistan to assess the quality and performance of Pakistan’s mobile networks in line with the latest Network Performance Score (NPS) methodology, said a press release. “A total…

Intel Core Processors and Intel Bridge Technology Unleash Windows 11 Experience

Intel Core Processors and Intel Bridge Technology Unleash Windows 11 Experience

Renowned for deep co-engineering and collaboration to advance computing, Intel and Microsoft deepen their partnership to deliver a completely reimagined computing experience with the upcoming Windows 11 for the more than three-fourths of Windows PCs powered by Intel® processors, Intel said in its press release on Thursday. “New PCs enabled by Intel® Core™ processors and…

Samsung announces global launch of its new robot vacuum cleaner, Jet Bot AI+

Samsung announces global launch of its new robot vacuum cleaner, Jet Bot AI+

Samsung Electronics today announced the global launch of its new robot vacuum cleaner, Jet Bot AI+. First unveiled at CES 2021, the new robot vacuum demonstrates Samsung’s leadership in offering consumers innovative and intelligent solutions to optimize home cleaning routines. It will launch in the U.S. and Europe in June, and will also be available…

PTA renews cellular (NGMS) licenses of three operators in AJK & GB

PTA renews cellular (NGMS) licenses of three operators in AJK & GB

The cellular license renewal ceremony for Azad Jammu & Kashmir and Gilgit Baltistan was held at PTA Headquarters, Islamabad on Thursday. Three Cellular Mobile Operators i.e. Telenor Pakistan, PMCL (Jazz) and PTML (Ufone) have deposited payment (50% of the PTA determined license fee) amounting to PKR 3.19 Billion against their license renewal fee with PTA,…

Nokia integrates new AI-driven digital services to help CSPs cut complexity of network

Nokia integrates new AI-driven digital services to help CSPs cut complexity of network

Nokia today announced a new suite of artificial intelligence (AI)-driven support services designed to meet the demands of complex 5G networks. The digital services allow engineers to maintain networks wherever they are while enabling service providers to remain focused on a superior end user experience. The company said in its press release. “The introduction of 5G enables communications service providers to deliver a myriad of new capabilities…