Uniphore Raises $140 Million in Series D Funding as Demand Skyrockets for Enterprise AI and Automation Solutions

Uniphore Raises 0 Million in Series D Funding as Demand Skyrockets for Enterprise AI and Automation Solutions

PALO ALTO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)-– Uniphore, an early leader in Conversational Service Automation (CSA), today announced it has raised $140 million in Series D funding, bringing the total funds invested in the company to $210 million. This latest round of financing was led by Sorenson Capital Partners. It includes additional new investors from Europe and the Middle East, Serena Capital and Sanabil Investments, and strategic investor, Cisco Investments. Further expanding their previous investments in Uniphore, March Capital Partners, National Grid Partners, Chiratae Ventures, Iron Pillar Fund, and Sistema Capital also participated…

Majid Al Futtaim Automates Fulfilment of Online Carrefour Orders

Majid Al Futtaim Automates Fulfilment of Online Carrefour Orders

In a regional first, AI enabled Autonomous Mobile Robots have been enlisted at Carrefour’s Micro Fulfilment Centre. Two additional automated fulfilment centres to launch in the first half of 2021.  Majid Al Futtaim, the leading shopping mall, communities, retail and leisure pioneer across the Middle East, Africa and Asia, has collaborated with eGrocery innovator Takeoff Technologies to launch an automated Micro Fulfillment Centre (MFC) at its Carrefour store in Ibn Battuta Mall. A first-of-its-kind facility in the Middle East, the digitised storage picking facility automates the task of managing orders,…

DP WORLD, UAE REGION IMPLEMENTS LOCALLY DEVELOPED ZODIAC SYSTEM

IN JEBEL ALI PORT’S TERMINAL 3 TO ENABLE 100% AUTOMATION OF FACILITIES ZODIAC Terminal Operating System Includes 18 Modules that will Maximise the Utilisation of the Core Competencies and Operational assets at the terminal The digital system contributes to enhancing the port’s readiness for the future by adopting the Fourth Industrial Revolution Technologies to keep up with the rapid developments and anticipate opportunities and challenges Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 1 March 2021: DP World, UAE Region, the leading smart trade enabler, has announced the completion of implementing ZODIAC, a terminal…

Seatrade Maritime & Lloyd’s List join forces to honour excellence in the maritime industry

Through this collaboration, both entities will bring together their knowledge of the industry and their expertise to award the best in the business UAE – Dubai – 25 February 2021: Seatrade Maritime and Lloyd’s List are delighted to announce that from 2021 onwards, their event businesses will be combined as one award program for the maritime community. The combined portfolio will focus on increasing ROI, as well as non-commercial value, and enhancing guest experience (both in-person and digitally). This unison between the two leading global maritime awards will enable the…

Seatrade Maritime & Lloyd’s List join forces to honour excellence in the maritime industry

جوائز سيتريد البحرية وجوائز قائمة لويدز توحدان جهودهما لتكريم المتميزين

Through this collaboration, both entities will bring together their knowledge of the industry and their expertise to award the best in the business UAE – Dubai – 23 February 2021: Seatrade Maritime and Lloyd’s List are delighted to announce that from 2021 onwards, their event businesses will be combined as one award program for the maritime community. The combined portfolio will focus on increasing ROI, as well as non-commercial value, and enhancing guest experience (both in-person and digitally). This unison between the two leading global maritime awards will enable the…

NNTC and Smart Engines help to implement Digital User Onboarding at Oman Arab Bank

NNTC and Smart Engines help to implement Digital User Onboarding

Clients’ onboarding time reduction can save banks of the world billions of dollars; AI-driven NNTC’s iFalcon KYC Control module with Smart Engines’ ID document scanning software allows quick, safe and straightforward onboarding in under five minutes.  NNTC, a UAE-based software developer and solutions provider, today announced the successful implementation of its biometric user onboarding module with Smart Engines’s identity documents recognition technology at Oman Arab Bank (OAB), a pioneer in the local banking sector. NNTC’s AI-powered module, iFalcon KYC Control, facilitates swift, frictionless and secure digital customer onboarding. Any Omani…

Netix Global bags contract to upgrade and maintain Mazaya Business Avenue Jointly Owned Property buildings in UAE

نيتيكس جلوبال تفوز بعقد لتحديث أبراج مشروع مزايا بزنس أفنيو وصيانته

The three properties jointly owned by Mazaya Business Avenue will be operated and maintained under a connected buildings model, using Netix’s IoT and AI-based open protocol solutions. Netix Global BV, a SB Group International subsidiary specializing in vendor-neutral building automation solutions, has been awarded a contract by SAGA International Owners Association Management Services, a leading real estate management company with diversified investments and projects across the Middle East, to upgrade and integrate the operations and maintenance of its three towers in Dubai. Mazaya Business Avenue Jointly Owned Property are an…

Ericsson launches 5G RAN Slicing to spur 5G business growth

Ericsson launches 5G RAN Slicing to spur 5G business growth

New software solution enables communications service providers to deliver innovative 5G use cases to consumers and enterprises with guaranteed performance Built on Ericsson radio expertise and a scalable and flexible architecture, the new solution supports customized business models and growth requirements of advanced use cases Ericsson 5G RAN Slicing strengthens end-to-end network slicing capabilities needed to deliver different services over a common infrastructure Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) has launched a 5G network slicing solution for radio access networks (RAN) that will enable communications service providers to deliver customized 5G services with…

Accuity Releases Bankers Almanac Enhanced Due Diligence to Automate Risk Assessments for Financial Counterparty KYC

Accuity Releases Bankers Almanac Enhanced Due Diligence to Automate Risk Assessments for Financial Counterparty KYC

LONDON –(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire) –  Accuity, the leading global provider of financial crime screening, payment services, and know your customer (KYC) solutions, has announced the availability of Bankers Almanac Enhanced Due Diligence, a new solution that will enable banks to conduct efficient and effective KYC risk assessments of their financial counterparties within a single application. Accuity has brought together two of its solutions, Bankers Almanac: Counterparty KYC and Firco Compliance Link, to create an ‘out-of-the-box’ SaaS platform that automates the enhanced due diligence (EDD) reports and audit trails required to meet regulatory guidance. Bankers…

Enriching the maritime industry and fostering its growth

بريك بلك الشرق الأوسط2021  يعزز الوعي بأهمية التعليم الملاحي في المنطقة

Breakbulk Middle East 2021 unites leading universities in the region Their Education Day endeavour enlightens students about career opportunities in the industry and contributes to the “Imagine the Future of the UAE 2071” initiative that aims to inspire university students to develop ideas, shaping the future of the country and society UAE – Dubai – 3rd of January 2021: As part of its vision to support the breakbulk and project cargo industry, Breakbulk Middle East (BBME), the GCC’s leading breakbulk and project cargo event has tied up with leading players…