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Zipwhip Partners with Mavenir to Bring RCS to North American Businesses, Integrating Mobile RCS Capabilities with Existing Wireline Business
22 02 2018
SEATTLE & RICHARDSON, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Zipwhip, the original and leading software platform for two-way business texting, and Mavenir, focused on transforming mobile network economics for Communications Service Providers (CSPs), today announced a partnership to bring Rich Communication Services (RCS) to North American businesses, bridging wireless and wireline for the first time.
Zipwhip offers business-texting software and direct mobile-network connectivity, which combined with Mavenir’s carrier-grade RCS platform, reliably delivers RCS enablement to businesses. This move bridges the RCS disconnect between the roughly 200 million business phone numbers and the full base of Android mobile users across North America that will soon have an RCS enabled handset. Since Zipwhip’s software is built on text-enabling existing landline, VoIP and toll-free phone numbers, businesses will automatically begin having richer conversations with customers via the phone number they already...
CenterPoint Energy reports full-year 2017 earnings of $4.13 per diluted share; $1.37 per diluted share on a guidance basis excluding tax reform impacts
22 02 2018
HOUSTON, Feb. 22, 2018 -- CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE: CNP) today reported full-year 2017 net income of $1,792 million, or $4.13 per diluted share, compared to net income of $432 million, or $1.00 per diluted share in 2016.
On a guidance basis, full-year 2017 earnings were $3.93 per diluted share, which includes a one-time tax benefit of $1,113 million related to the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) federal income tax rate reduction. Excluding the tax benefit, on a guidance basis, full-year 2017 earnings were $1.37 per diluted share, consisting of $0.99 from utility operations and $0.38 from midstream investments. Full-year 2016 earnings on a guidance basis were $1.16 per diluted share, consisting of $0.88 from utility operations and $0.28 from midstream investments.
Fourth quarter 2017 earnings were $2.99 per diluted share, compared to $0.23 per diluted share for the fourth quarter of 2016. Excluding the tax benefit, on a guidance basis, fourth quarter 2017 earnings were $0.33 per...
Hatch Crypto Launches Engineering Incubator to Educate & Source New Blockchain Developers
22 02 2018
Hatch Crypto: Educating, sourcing, and delivering the future of blockchain.
Hatch has designed a 3-month training program for current engineers and developers to learn the skills required to be blockchain-ready.
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AUSTIN, Texas February 22, 2018
Hatch Crypto, an Austin-based engineering incubator, has announced a blockchain education program aimed at helping new tech projects get off the ground faster by sourcing them with highly trained blockchain developers. The Austin, TX company, founded in 2017, saw a growing number of cryptocurrency and blockchain projects able to gain funding but unable to find the skilled developers necessary to grow and scale.
To combat the problem of finding qualified blockchain engineers, Hatch has designed a 3-month training program for current engineers and developers to learn the skills required to be blockchain-ready. The training program is free of charge, and stipends are available for new students. Blockchain courses will...
Planview beschleunigt PMO-Reifeprozess mit Planview PPM Pro
22 02 2018
Neue Leistungsmerkmale unterstützen die PPM-Durchsetzung und den langfristigen Erfolg für jedes PMO
AUSTIN, Texas, 22. Februar 2018 -- Planview® verkündet die neue Markenidentität für sein Projekt-Portfolio-Management-(PPM-)Angebot im mittleren Segment – aus Planview Innotas® wird Planview® PPM Pro. Planview PPM Pro ist das Produkt aus branchenführender Erfahrung und Markterfolg der vergangenen 10 Jahre und hat Hunderte Kunden beim Portfolio-Management-Office-(PMO-)Prozess unterstützt. Planview PPM Pro bietet ab sofort einen konfigurierbaren Implementierungsansatz sowie ein verbessertes Benutzererlebnis. Egal, ob das PMO gerade erst etabliert wurde oder in die nächste Reifephase eintritt -- Planview PPM Pro unterstützt den langfristigen Erfolg auf einfache Weise.
Planview PPM Pro now features a configurable implementation approach combined with an enhanced user experience.
Planview PPM Pro in Aktion erleben.
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AppRev Announces Sponsorship of 2018 HFMA Region 5 Dixie Institute
22 02 2018
2018 HFMA Region 5 Annual Dixie Institute
AppRev returns as sponsor of HFMA Region 5 Dixie Institute.
TEMPLE, Texas February 22, 2018
HFMA Region 5 is a professional membership organization for individuals in financial management of healthcare institutions and related patient organizations. Region 5 includes chapters from Alabama, Florida, Georgia, South Carolina and Tennessee.
The Annual Dixie Institute brings together world-renowned speakers, leaders and visionaries in the areas of healthcare, business, personal growth and finance.
AppRev is sponsoring the Top Golf Networking Event on Sunday, February 25, 2018, which gives conference attendees the opportunity to make connections in a casual and relaxed environment.
The company is also sponsoring the Past Presidents Dinner on Sunday, February 25, 2018. This dinner honors those who have served as president of each chapter of HFMA Region 5.
“We feel very fortunate to be able to support HFMA Region 5’s ongoing efforts to promote...
Robert N. McGrath, Ph.D.’s Book, “Capitalism and Natural Law Life, Liberty, and Private Property”, Teaches the Theories of Christianity and Capitalism and what Links Them
22 02 2018
BATON ROUGE, La. February 22, 2018
“Capitalism and Natural Law Life, Liberty, and Private Property”: an enlightening approach to show that Capitalism and the modern economic structure have found advocates and opposers for the economic laws being “Natural” or faith directed. “Capitalism and Natural Law Life, Liberty, and Private Property” is the creation of published author, Robert N. McGrath, Ph.D., an United States Air Force Veteran, with a background in the aerospace industry as a logistician, engineer and manager for a variety of world known scientific companies, including Texas Instruments and General Electric. By the end of the cold war, Robert earned several master’s degrees and his Ph.D. in business administration. The areas of professional focus were strategic, project, technology and innovation, as well as, operations management.
“Christianity and capitalism both seem to be going through a bit of a rough patch at the time of this writing. On the one hand,...
Global IoT Communication Protocol Market Configuration & Applications 2022
22 02 2018
Brooklyn, NY -- 02/21/2018 -- Qyresearchreports include new market research report "Global IoT Communication Protocol Market Size,Status and Forecast 2022" to its huge collection of research reports.The market research study on the global IoT Communication Protocol market presents a thorough analysis of the market, focusing on the current trends, major growth factors, restraints, product segmentation, and competitive scenario of the market. The study covers a detailed assessment of the impact of the key drivers and restraints on the demand for IoT Communication Protocol in the forecast period. The report throws light on the growth opportunities in the global IoT Communication Protocol market and the threats that are likely to be faced by leading players in the next few years. The statistics and facts included in the research report are presented with the assistance of charts, graphs, tables, and infographics.Furthermore, the research report presents a detailed analysis of the market with...
Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) Market - Recent Developments, Challenges, Opportunity and Forecast 2017-2025
22 02 2018
Albany, NY -- 02/21/2018 -- The Advanced Driver Assistance System (ADAS) provides dynamic features such as adaptive cruise control, parking assistance, blind spot detection, lane departure warning, drowsiness monitoring, tire pressure monitoring and night vision. The progresses in the automotive industry are not only limited to the development in the design or engine but also cover the safety of a vehicle, passenger as well as pedestrian. The growth of the market is ambitious by increase in focus of customer on safety, the impending demand for comfort in driving along with a rise in government regulations and policies for ensuring safety. Furthermore, factors such as pricing pressure, inflation, complexity and difficulty in testing systems are some of the biggest challenges of this industry. The major trends prevailing in the market are increased electronic content and electronic integration, deployment of ADAS in low-cost cars and a rise in number of driverless cars.View full report :...
TrueCar to Participate in Upcoming Conferences
22 02 2018
SANTA MONICA, Calif., Feb. 21, 2018 -- TrueCar, Inc. (NASDAQ:TRUE) announced today that management will attend the following conferences:Morgan Stanley Technology, Media & Telecom Conference to be held Monday, February 26 – Thursday, March 1 at The Palace Hotel in San Francisco, CA. TrueCar is scheduled to present on Monday, February 26 at 1:15p.m. PT/4:15p.m. ET. The JMP Securities Technology Conference to be held on Monday, February 26 – Tuesday, February 27 at The Ritz-Carlton in San Francisco, CA. TrueCar is scheduled to present on Tuesday, February 27 at 1:30p.m. PT/4:30p.m. ET.The presentations will be webcast live on the Internet, accessible through the Investor Relations section of TrueCar’s website at ir.true.com. In addition to the live webcast, replays will be available on TrueCar’s website for 90 days following each event.About TrueCarTrueCar, Inc. (NASDAQ:TRUE) is a digital automotive marketplace that provides comprehensive pricing transparency...
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