Internet Society Foundation Announces $300,000 in Grants for Projects That Promote the Benefits of the Internet

The new Internet Society Foundation has issued its first set of medium and large grants (ranging from USD$12,000 to USD $30,000 each) to 13 ground-breaking projects that seek to spread the benefits of the Internet around the world. The Internet Society established the Internet Society Foundation to fund projects that will improve the quality of […]

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Alabama’s Official State Website Wins International W3 Award

Alabama’s official website, Alabama.gov, has been recognized with a silver W3 award. The W3 Awards are an international award competition which honors excellence in digital content. This is the fourth consecutive year the W3 Awards committee has recognized the state website with an award. The website, hosted and maintained by Alabama Interactive, provides essential services […]

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Adobe Extends Digital Experience Product Portfolio to Serve Mid-Market and SMB Business Needs

Building a successful business presents a multitude of challenges for companies today. While technology advancements have made it easier than ever to start a business, it has also become more complex to sustain growth. Companies in the early stages often find themselves in a more crowded and competitive field, taking on peers as well as […]

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Enable Fonts Everywhere with Latest Version of Monotype’s Mosaic

Monotype today introduced the latest version of Mosaic, a solution that enables creatives to easily prototype and use 14,000 battle-tested desktop fonts in their favorite creative applications, while eliminating the time-consuming steps most enterprises face when managing and deploying fonts. The company also introduced a new Mosaic Preferred service which provides customers with in-depth support […]

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Avaya Cloud Solutions Help Create Enhanced Customer Experiences, Drive Business Growth and Reduce Costs

Avaya Holdings Corp., a global leader in solutions to enhance and simplify communications and collaboration, continues to see increased adoption of its cloud solutions across a wide range of industries including financial services, manufacturing, retail, pharmaceutical, energy, government agencies, hospitality and more. Organizations of all kinds are choosing Avaya OneCloud solutions to deliver improved customer […]

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AWS Announces General Availability of Amazon S3 Glacier Deep Archive—the Lowest Cost Storage in the Cloud

Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com company (NASDAQ: AMZN), announced the general availability of Amazon S3 Glacier Deep Archive, a new storage class that provides secure, durable object storage for long-term retention of data that is rarely accessed. At just $0.00099 per GB-month (less than one-tenth of one cent, or $1 per TB-month), S3 […]

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SoftwareONE Acquires Leading Cloud Transformation Company RightCloud

SoftwareONE, a global leading Platform, Solutions and Services company, today announced it has reached an agreement to acquire RightCloud, a leading cloud transformation company and one of the fastest growing companies in that segment in Asia. RightCloud founders Prashant Gyan, Mohit Sharma, Jonathan Limbo and Iannis Hanen will lead the combined cloud services business in […]

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First Ever Global Survey of the WordPress Genesis Community

A new international study conducted by WP Engine into the Genesis Framework (“Genesis”), the world’s most popular theme framework for the millions of WordPress sites that comprise 32% of the Web, drew responses from 1,687 people around the world, including members from 66 countries ranging from Argentina to Vietnam. This initiative builds on one of […]

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JEDEC to Enable Standard 3D Models of Electronic Components

JEDEC Solid State Technology Association, the global leader in standards development for the microelectronics industry, today announced that its JC-11 Mechanical Standardization Committee will be releasing 3D models of new standard modules, packages, and socket outlines in addition to the detailed 2D drawings developed today. The 3D CAD models will be three-dimensional representations of the […]

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Computer Design & Integration LLC (CDI LLC) Receives Prestigious Cisco Cloud Partner of the Year Award

Computer Design & Integration LLC (CDI LLC) announced today that it has been honored with Cisco’s Cloud Partner of the Year – Americas US East, for their demonstrated innovation, leadership and best practices as a Cisco Partner. Cisco unveiled these winners at the Cisco Partner Summit, which was held November 13-15, 2018 in Las Vegas, NV. […]

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AWS Makes New Amazon EC2 Instances Available to Process Large Amounts of Data, Faster

Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com company (NASDAQ:AMZN), announced general availability of a new high frequency instance (z1d) for Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2), as well as the next generation of memory optimized instances (R5) and memory optimized instances with local storage (R5d). z1d instances are designed for workloads requiring the highest single-threaded […]

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Slow Websites Are Silent Killers for Businesses

Over 80% of consumers are more frustrated by consistently slow websites than those that are temporarily down. That’s according to a global online study today from Eggplant, the customer experience optimization specialists. Eggplant polled a combined total of 3,200 UK and US adults on attitudes to website speed and performance, and found that a business […]

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M-Kit by Monotype Makes Deploying Legible Text Across Devices Simple and Scalable

Monotype (Nasdaq: TYPE) today introduced M-Kit, an open interface that provides an easy way for developers to access and deploy type solutions across a wide ecosystem of platforms and devices including native OS, open source, proprietary systems, Android™, FreeType and HarfBuzz, among others. M-Kit’s Edge™ and FontLinker® modules allow OEMs to create crisp, dynamic and […]

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Cypress.io Raises $4 Million for Front End Automated Testing

Cypress.io, the next generation automated testing framework built for the modern web, announced today that it has secured $4 million in seed funding co-led by Las Olas Venture Capital (LOVC) and Bessemer Venture Partners. Previous investors Tech Square Ventures, BLH Ventures and Buckhead Investment Partners supported the round. The investment will be used to accelerate […]

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Survey Reveals Apache Kafka® Will Be Mission-Critical to 90 Percent of Data and Application Infrastructures in 2018

Confluent, provider of the leading streaming platform based on Apache Kafka®, today announced the results of the third annual survey of the Kafka community. The survey shows how and why companies are adopting streaming platforms to build event-driven architectures, and the bottom line impact they have on the business. In order to respond more effectively […]

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