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WeChat Releases New Report on the QR Code Economy’s Fight Against COVID-19

Tencent's WeChat, Tsinghua University's Tsinghua China Data Center, and the Tencent Social Research Institute jointly released a report entitled "The 2020 Pandemic and the QR Code Economy Report". The report points out that as an important part of the digital economy, the WeChat QR Code Economy has played an effective role in buffering the negative impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. In the first quarter, the WeChat QR Code economy increased by 25.86% in value from the prior year despite the difficult macroeconomic…

SaltStack Research Finds Automation and Alignment are Vital to SecOps Success

SaltStack®, the creators of intelligent automation for security operations and IT teams, today released the findings of its inaugural research survey, The State of XOps Report, Q2 2020. The survey revealed that organizations using software to help IT and InfoSec teams collaborate and align are three times more confident in the effectiveness of their information security efforts. Despite the obvious security benefits of improving team alignment, 54 percent of InfoSec leaders say they communicate effectively with IT…

ConvergeOne Expands Mid-Market Portfolio through C1CX with Avaya Cloud Office for Seamless Communications Across Multiple Channels

ConvergeOne, a leading global IT services provider of collaboration and digital infrastructure solutions, announced that it has expanded its mid-market portfolio through the launch of ConvergeOne Cloud Experience (C1CX) with Avaya Cloud Office. C1CX is a secure, scalable, comprehensive collaboration solution, providing a complete user experience that changes the way people communicate, share content, and manage projects—all with the goal of getting more done with less. C1CX with Avaya Cloud Office contains the full…

ConvergeOne Names D. Robert Martin President, Field Organization

ConvergeOne, a leading global IT services provider of collaboration and digital infrastructure solutions, announced that D. Robert Martin, former Vice President, North America Sales at Red Hat, will join ConvergeOne as President, Field Organization, effective. Marketing Technology News: R2integrated Elevates Digital Stack by Appointing Michael Paige as Chief Technology Officer Martin brings more than 20 years of industry experience to ConvergeOne. Most recently, he led mid-market sales strategy and execution during his…

Zoom Expands with Equinix to Future-Proof and Scale Its Video-First, Cloud-Native Architecture

Global Enterprise Video and Collaboration Company Turns to Platform Equinix® to Deploy Key Service Delivery Infrastructure in Support of Its Global Expansion Strategy Equinix, Inc., the global interconnection and data center company, announced that Zoom Video Communications, Inc., a leading provider of video-first unified communications, will leverage Platform Equinix® to expand its globally distributed footprint in order to support the company's worldwide growth objectives. Currently serving over 66,000 customers that…

Where Are We on the Scale of Digital Transformation?

Digital transformation is a term that has been banded around the industry for many years. In fact, it has been used so regularly within businesses in the UK that some argue that is has become an empty catchphrase. The reason? The digital economy of the last 25 years has been driven by a communications revolution, not a business transformation revolution. And when we take a step back and consider where we are on the scale of digital transformation in 2018, it's clear that we are only at the beginning. The digital…