Worldwide Server Market Revenue Grew 2.2% Year Over Year in the Third Quarter of 2020, According to IDC

FRAMINGHAM, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#IDCTracker–According to the International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Quarterly Server Tracker, vendor revenue in the worldwide server market grew 2.2% year over year to $22.6 billion during the third quarter of 2020 (3Q20). Worldwide server shipments declined 0.2% year over year to nearly 3.1 million units in 3Q20. Volume server revenue was up […]

CAIA Association Marks Successful Introduction of Online Proctoring to Its Exam Approach; Welcomes Largest New Class of Charterholders in Its History

Organization made an early call to shift fall 2020 exams to include an online proctoring option; approach has allowed testing in more than 90 countries AMHERST, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA) Association, the professional body for the global alternative investment industry, today announced that more Candidates passed its most recent Level II examination […]

Allego Expands Sales Learning and Enablement Market Leadership with Acquisition of Refract

UK-Based Firm Brings Advanced Sales Conversation Intelligence and Sales Engagement Tech to Allego Platform NEEDHAM, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#Allego—Allego, the leader in sales learning and enablement solutions, today announced its acquisition of Refract, a UK-based leader in sales engagement and multilingual conversation analytics. Refract brings to the merger deep capabilities in revenue intelligence—delivering AI-enhanced content and coaching […]

Skillsoft’s Lean into Learning Annual Report Highlights Data Trends amid a Disruptive Year

Report highlights the most in-demand skills and demonstrates learning’s pivotal role in building a future-fit workforce BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#LandD—Skillsoft, a leader in digital learning, training, and talent solutions to help organizations unleash their edge, today released Lean into Learning: 2020 Annual Learning Report. Following a year that brought a pandemic, an uncertain global economy, and worldwide […]

MassMutual’s LifeScore Labs and Antara Health Partner to Explore Risk Scoring in Healthcare

Risk scoring will measure impact, improve patient experience, and achieve better health outcomes by generating data needed to create affordable life and health products for the middle class BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–LifeScore Labs™, a subsidiary of Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (MassMutual), and healthcare startup Antara Health today announced a collaboration to explore how risk scoring can […]

DataRobot Announces Key Strategic Investment and Partnership with Snowflake

BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–DataRobot, the leading enterprise AI platform, today announced a key strategic investment from and expanded partnership with Snowflake. Salesforce Ventures and Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) also made strategic investments in the company. These investments come as DataRobot expands the Series F round of financing led by Altimeter to $320 million at a $2.8 billion […]

Nexthink Unveils the Power of Personalized, Right-Sized IT at Experience Everywhere

   Reimagining employee experience, Nexthink empowers organizations to proactively optimize business outcomes by delivering the right services, at the right cost, to every workforce role LAUSANNE, Switzerland & BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nexthink, the leader in digital employee experience (DEX) management, today unveiled powerful new capabilities enabling end-user computing (EUC) professionals to manage and deliver more tailored and […]

Putnam Investments Announces 19(a) Notices for Closed-End Funds

BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Putnam Investments announces that 19(a) notices are available for the following distributions declared on the November 20, 2020 press release.   EX RECORD PAYMENT FUND NAME AND DISTRIBUTIONS* DATE DATE DATE   Putnam Master Intermediate Income Trust (NYSE:PIM) (CUSIP: 746909-10-0) $0.0220 per share 12/22/20 12/23/20 1/4/21   Putnam Premier Income Trust (NYSE: PPT) (CUSIP: […]

Massachusetts Nonprofit Tech Goes Home and NETSCOUT Team Up to Expand Digital Access in Greater Boston Community

BOSTON, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Tech Goes Home (TGH), a Massachusetts nonprofit dedicated to ending digital inequity, and NETSCOUT SYSTEMS, INC., (NASDAQ: NTCT), a leading provider of service assurance, security, and business analytics, are partnering to provide digital devices, internet access, and digital skills training to more than 160 households in Roxbury. Through a generous grant, NETSCOUT is […]

BitOoda Expands Expertise in Power Markets

Leading Power Expert Will Expand Solutions for Power Generators and Digital Asset Miners BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Next-generation digital asset financial services firm BitOoda announced it has hired Ben Pratt as the company’s new Chief Power Strategist as the firm continues to drive the advancement of the digital asset mining financial services ecosystem. Ben was most recently Senior […]