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Appointment: Messe Berlin IFA 2022 Under New Dual Leadership

Wednesday, May 25th, 2022

David Ruetz and Kai Mangelberger are taking over IFA 2022 as the Senior Vice President and Director of IFA 2022 respectively, receiving the batons from incumbents Jens Heithecker and Dirk Koslowski.

Leading the management for IFA 2022: David Ruetz (L) und Kai Mangelberger (R).

Leading the management for IFA 2022: David Ruetz (L) und Kai Mangelberger (R).

One hundred days before IFA 2022 opens its doors, Messe Berlin has appointed David Ruetz (53) and Kai Mangelberger (42) as the new dual heads of IFA 2022.

“I will be able to rely on the expertise of the IFA project team. My colleagues have been familiar with this market for many years and in the past have repeatedly shown that Messe Berlin knows how to do live events. Here in the capital we are offering our international visitors a platform for good business, networking and a good overview of trends,” said David Ruetz, SVP, IFA 2022.

This team replaces the previous IFA leadership of Jens Heithecker and Dirk Koslowski.

As head of ITB Berlin, the World’s Leading Travel Trade Show, David Ruetz has broad knowledge of developing successful global B2B projects.

As an experienced international communications expert, he has been in charge of ITB at Messe Berlin since 2002.

In this period he contributed decisively to transforming the trade show into a global brand.

During the pandemic, ITB was successfully able to drive forward digitalisation, and with ITB.com it created a main platform for the global tourism community.

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New Arrival: Apeos A3 Colour & Monochrome Multifunction Devices from Fujifilm Business Innovation

Monday, May 23rd, 2022

Fujifilm Business Innovation launches scalable print solutions with new Apeos A3 colour and monochrome multifunction devices (MFDs).

The new Apeos A3 colour and monochrome MFDs ship with seamless connectivity and scalable features that support diversified work styles for small and medium-sized offices, aiming to increase work efficiency.

The new Apeos A3 colour and monochrome MFDs from Fujifilm Business Innovation ship with seamless connectivity and scalable features that support diversified work styles for small and medium-sized offices, aiming to increase work efficiency.

Fujifilm Business Innovation Asia Pacific has today announced the launch of its digital A3 colour (Apeos C2060/C2560/C3060) and monochrome (Apeos 2560/3060/3560) multifunction devices.

The newly available ten printers will augment the productivity and work efficiency for Small to Mid-sized Businesses (SMBs) with seamless workflows emphasising strong security, space & cost optimisation, and scalable solutions as their businesses grow over time.

More details below from the press release.

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Dell Expands Multi-Cloud Across Cyber Recovery, Data Analytics & Partner Ecosystem

Friday, May 6th, 2022

During Dell Technologies World 2022, Dell Technologies announced that it would expand multi-cloud experiences across cyber recovery, data analytics and its partner ecosystem.

This year's Dell Technologies World was held in Las Vegas from 2-5 May, 2022.

This year’s Dell Technologies World was held in Las Vegas from 2-5 May, 2022.

Dell is strengthening its APEX portfolio with managed services for cyber recovery and is extending its multi-cloud cyber recovery capabilities in public clouds.

“We are making bold moves to deliver solutions that are connected and increasingly digital to create a superior health care experience for consumers. Our strategic collaboration with Dell is helping accelerate the value of our technology investments for our colleagues and consumers,” said Karen S. Lynch, President and CEO, CVS Health.

The company demonstrated software-defined block, file and object storage in public clouds with Project Alpine.

Dell is collaborating with Snowflake, extending its SaaS ecosystem, to help customers connect data from on-premises Dell enterprise storage with the Snowflake Data Cloud.

More details below from the press release.

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Oceanus Media Global Sets Up S$5m Futurealistic Studio in Singapore

Thursday, May 5th, 2022

Oceanus Media Global boasts that the Futurealistic Studio is the first of its kind in Southeast Asia, with the technological expertise and equipment to be a one-stop shop for creating Extended Reality (XR), Augmented Reality (AR), Mixed Reality (MR), and Virtual Reality (VR) experiences.

Showcase of the Futurealistic Studio by Oceanus Media Global.

Showcase of the Futurealistic Studio by Oceanus Media Global.

The new Futurealistic Studio by Oceanus Media Global is equipped with advanced equipment and a highly trained production team, that can help businesses create customised immersive media productions, to deliver distinctive brand experiences.

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New Arrival: Linksys Atlas Pro 6 Dual-Band Mesh Wi-Fi 6 System

Wednesday, May 4th, 2022

The new Linksys Atlas Pro 6 is a dual-band Wi-Fi 6 router powered by Intelligent Mesh and delivers streaming, gaming and video calls to more than 30 devices with coverage up to 2,700 square feet per node. Price & Availability below.

Faster peak data rates allow work-from-home, online learning, streaming, and gaming devices to operate simultaneously without diminished bandwidth, in conjunction with advanced security and parental controls.

Faster peak data rates allow work-from-home, online learning, streaming, and gaming devices to operate simultaneously without diminished bandwidth, in conjunction with advanced security and parental controls.

The Linksys Atlas Pro 6 capitalises on the latest Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax) standard to deliver true gigabit speeds throughout the entire home, up to 5.4 Gbps with 6-stream connectivity.

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Luno Receives Payments In-Principle Approval from MAS in Singapore

Thursday, April 28th, 2022

Global retail cryptocurrency platform Luno has obtained in-principle approval (IPA) from the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) to provide Digital Payment Token Services (DPT) in Singapore.

Luno’s global customer base grew by 35% year-on-year and aims to bring cryptocurrency to over 1 billion customers by 2030.

Luno’s global customer base grew by 35% year-on-year and aims to bring cryptocurrency to over 1 billion customers by 2030.

Luno Singapore has been granted in-principle approval from the MAS, under the Payment Services Act (PSA), to provide DPT services in Singapore.

This milestone marks Luno as the first global retail-focused cryptocurrency platform in Singapore to obtain IPA from the MAS, which will enable the accessibility of cryptocurrency in a well-regulated environment that safeguards the interest of consumers.

More details below from the press release.

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New Arrival: Roborock Q7 Max Robot Vacuum Mop in Singapore

Monday, April 25th, 2022

Roborock has announced the arrival of its Q7 Max for Singapore. The new Q model line marks a step forward from the popular S5 Max. Promotional pricing below.

The new Roborock Q7 Max robot vacuum cleaner and mop is now available on Shopee for Singapore at a discounted price of S$659.

The new Roborock Q7 Max robot vacuum cleaner and mop is now available on Shopee for Singapore at a discounted price of S$659.

The Roborock Q7 Max is now available at a promotional price of S$659 (Normal Price at S$699) via Roborock’s official store on Shopee.

More details below from the press release.

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New Arrival: Huawei MateBook 14, MateBook E and MatePad

Sunday, April 24th, 2022

Huawei is launching the new MateBook 14, MateBook E and MatePad with availability in Singapore from Friday, 29 April, 2022. Prices and promotional deals below.

The new Smart Office products from Huawei are the MateBook E (in this photo), MateBook 14 and MatePad.

The new Smart Office products from Huawei are the MateBook E (in this photo), MateBook 14 and MatePad.

The three new products will be launched in Singapore on Wednesday, 27 April, with availability on Friday.

The trio are Huawei’s addition to its growing portfolio of smart office computers that feature the company’s Super Device system.

Super Device enables users to enjoy a seamless smart office experience through cross-device connectivity and collaboration between the latest Huawei laptops, tablets and smartphones – allowing files to be moved easily through simple drag-and-drop from one device to another.

More details below from the press release.

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Appointment: Shane Buckley as Gigamon CEO and President

Monday, April 18th, 2022

Gigamon has appointed Shane Buckley as the President and Chief Executive Officer, effective Monday, 18 April 2022. After 10 years, Paul Hooper is stepping down from the CEO role but will remain an active member of the Gigamon Board of Directors.

Shane Buckley, President and CEO, Gigamon.

Shane Buckley, President and CEO, Gigamon.

As a leading deep observability company, Gigamon provides the tools and expertise required in today’s evolving threat landscape to help optimise and secure over 80 percent of Fortune 100 enterprises and 9 of the 10 largest mobile network providers.

“Enterprises are quickly shifting toward hybrid and multi-cloud deployments to accelerate digital transformation initiatives but, unfortunately, they must contend with an ever-more dangerous threat landscape. I look forward to entering this new phase of growth focused on addressing the evolving requirements of our customers by investing in the deep observability solutions required to achieve the full agility of a resilient digital infrastructure without risk,” said Paul Buckley, incoming President & CEO, Gigamon.

The company also serves hundreds of government agencies and educational organizations, as well as over 4,000 marquee enterprise customers worldwide including Lockheed Martin, AWS, Clemson University, Johns Hopkins Medical Institution, Under Armour and the Department of Defense.

Under the leadership of outgoing CEO, Paul Hooper, Gigamon became a trusted market leader in network visibility and security solutions.

A New Frontier: Deep Observability

Buckley will lead the next evolution of Gigamon as the company invests in and seeks to lead the emerging deep observability market.

Gigamon offers a deep observability pipeline that harnesses actionable network-level intelligence to amplify the power of cloud, security, and observability tools.

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New Arrival: Huawei Intel-Powered MateBook D 14 Laptop Computer

Monday, March 28th, 2022

The Huawei MateBook D 14 sports an 11th Generation Intel Core i5 processor and will be available in Singapore from 2 April 2022 at S$1,198.

Designed for young creatives, Huawei MateBook D 14 is designed to provide all-round performance while offering portability in a sleek, robust chassis -- great for productivity on the go

Designed for young creatives, Huawei MateBook D 14 is designed to provide all-round performance while offering portability in a sleek, robust chassis — great for productivity on the go

Huawei today announced the launch of Huawei MateBook D 14 – an upgraded high-performance laptop designed for young creatives.

Featuring the latest 11th Generation Intel Core i5-processor, the MateBook D 14 caters to today’s social media, design and content-savvy youths.

The Huawei MateBook D 14 also features the new Intel Iris Xe Graphics which allows the notebook to handle a wide variety of complex image processing tasks with ease.

Huawei MateBook D 14 also provides technologies such as Super Device, Fingerprint Power Button, Dual Antenna Wi-Fi 6, reverse charging capabilities for smartphones and a high-capacity battery to ensure long-lasting battery life.

More details below from the press release.

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