Since Prophix inception, my vision has been to create a scalable model for our company s continued growth and long term success, said Barber. This includes investments in our product roadmap to remain competitive in the years ahead and recognizing and grooming remarkable leaders like Alok who share this same passion for innovation and excellence. Through his proven leadership in building exceptional operations teams, driving customer satisfaction, and exceeding growth targets in cloud and AI, Alok is the ideal person to lead the next chapter of Prophix as we work to transform the CPM industry. Stepping into his role as COO in 2014 and president two years later, Ajmera s appointment to CEO marks a deliberate succession plan to ensure ongoing strong leadership as Prophix continues tracking towards its goal of $100M in annual contract value by 2023. Revenue from Prophix cloud business has increased by more than 170% this year thanks to new customers and additional cloud migration from existing customers.
Jim Farley, who many believed was being groomed for the position, has been named president and CEO. Farley joined Ford in 2007 as global head of marketing and sales. He moved through the ranks of the company until 2019 when he was picked to lead Ford;s new businesses, technology and strategy team. He was named COO in February, a decision that along with the sudden retirement of Ford;s president of automotive, Joe Hinrichs, seemed to seal Farley;s path to CEO.The change to leadership and Hackett ''s exit will become effective October 1. Hackett will continue as a special advisor to Ford through March 2021.
The car sales in the United Kingdom rebounded in July 2020 as the dealerships re opened after the lockdown and benefiting from the rising demand after months of dramatic falls. The new car registrations in United Kingdom increased by roughly 11 percent in July as per to the preliminary data released by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders or SMMT from the industry lobby group.The current figures represent the first monthly increase since December 2019 and before the coronavirus outbreak spread across the world, but the sales are still down by about 40 percent over the first seven months of the year 2020 compared with the year 2019.
It is Horizon Technologies 2nd registered patent. John Beckner, CEO, stated, This new patent for our transformational Xtender technology represents a key milestone for Horizon Technologies. Xtender enables the users of even the smallest UAVs to have the same Sat Phone SIGINT capability of larger UAVS and manned aircraft. Even more importantly, our patented Xtender technology is one of the building blocks of our Amber #x2122; CubeSat constellation and Maritime Domain Awareness (MDA) space based intelligence system. Our Amber #x2122; CubeSat constellation, will not only have the ability to geolocate L band emitters like Sat Phones, but actually allow for the real time demodulation of the signals. This capability is unique in the emerging field of LEO (Low Earth Orbit) CubeSat driven SIGINT. Beckner also added We also believe that the issuance of this patent enhances Horizon Technologies ability to attract financial and industry strategic partners to help further the company s continuing profitable growth. Horizon Technologies is a world leader in airborne satellite phone monitoring systems for Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (ISR) applications, equipping governments worldwide by enhancing their Signals Intelligence (SIGINT) capabilities. They are the Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) for the FlyingFish #x2122; which is in operation on numerous ISR aircraft worldwide, including NATO and FRONTEX. In 2021, Horizon Technologies, as part of a Public Private partnership with the UK Government, will be launching the first of their AMBER #x2122; commercial SIGINT CubeSats to provide customers with an enhanced Maritime Intelligence Data Service.
ISLAMABAD, Aug 04 (APP): Prime Minister Imran Khan Tuesday unveiled a political map of Pakistan at a ceremony here, saying the whole political leadership of the country, Federal Cabinet and the Kashmiri leadership fully endorsed it.Speaking on the occasion, he said the new map clearly showed the Indian Illegally Occupied Jammu and Kashmir (IIOJK) as a disputed territory whose fate should be resolved only through the implementation of the United Nations Security Council resolutions, guaranteeing the Kashmiris their right to self determination.
How did the controversy begin?This time IPL will be held in UAE from 19 September to 10 November. Vivo is in dispute before the tournament starts. Many organizations, including the National Self Service Association, are talking about boycotting the IPL. National co convenor of Swadeshi Jagran Manch, associated with the Sangh, Ashwini Mahajan had said, "Ever since our 20 soldiers have been martyred in the Galvan Valley, there has been a protest against China and their companies across the country. In such a situation, the organizers of the IPL made the Chinese company a sponsor. It shows that his feelings are not right. If the agreement is not terminated soon, we will have no option but to buy the IPL. "
Alphabet Inc. s Google has agreed to pay $450 million for a stake in security firm ADT Inc. as part of a partnership to create smart home security products.Google will get a 6.6% stake in newly created Class B shares of the Boca Raton, Florida based firm, and ADT will integrate Google s hardware and services into its products, the companies said in a statement on Monday. ADT shares jumped 49% in pre market trading after closing at $8.61 in New York on Friday.
Google is paying $450 million (roughly Rs. 3,382 crores) for a nearly 7 percent stake in longtime home and business security provider ADT, a deal that will open new opportunities for one of the Internet''s most powerful companies to extend the reach of its Nest cameras and voice activated voice assistant.As part of the partnership announced Monday, ADT will use Nest''s Internet connected cameras, as well as another device called the Nest Home Hub that comes with an Internet connected camera, as part of its customers' security systems.
Google Pixel 4a was finally launched globally on Monday, after several delays, and will succeed the Pixel 3a from last year. The newest Pixel is a mid range smartphone promises to deliver a similar experience as one would expect from a flagship Pixel phone, but at a more affordable price point. The Google Pixel 4a highlights a punch hole OLED display, 12MP rear camera, and stock Android 10 experience out of the box, among other things. The smartphone is powered by the Snapdragon 730G chipset and will launch in a few markets around the world this month. Unfortunately, the Google Pixel 4a will release in India only in October. Surprisingly, Google also announced that the Pixel 4a 5G and Pixel 5 will be coming soon, but the specifications of the two models have not been revealed yet.The Google Pixel 4a price is set at $349 (approx Rs 26,200) in the US and it comes with 6GB RAM and 128GB internal storage. The company is yet to announce the Pixel 4a India price and the exact launch date in the country, but we know that it will release sometime in October.
On Thursday, at least three people, including a woman, were killed and over 20 injured on the Pakistan side in a clash between an unruly mob and security forces at the Friendship Gate, while a heavy exchange of fire also took place between Pakistani and Afghan security forces.Subsequent cross border artillery fire by Pakistan killed at least 15 civilians in Afghanistan, Afghan officials said, prompting Kabul to put its ground and air forces on alert.
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All the developments described in the earlier three parts article have caused great anxiety in India. China is also trying to wean away Nepal, Bhutan, Bangladesh, Maldives, Myanmar and Sri Lanka. Notwithstanding the strained relations, bilateral trade between India and China had witnessed spectacular growth over the last few years touching a staggering figure of close to US $ 100 billion. These economic aspects have, however, not deterred China from her current action in Ladakh or Sikkim Bhutan as the Chinese leadership finds its back to the wall economically, politically and internationally.China is now aware of the potential challenge from India, particularly after the Doklam Plateau incident where ”they lost face ”. That, coupled with reasons given earlier, and due to growing Chinese confidence, an internationally enhanced position, economic and military strength, the balance of power that was shifting from the West to the East, prompted China to take this action in Ladakh. India ''s current weakness due to the economic recession and the coronavirus was what had given the Chinese added belligerency, assertiveness and the will to take her current action against India in Ladakh.
The Hornbill Music Festival Nagaland has found a new lsquo;long distance ' partner, far off in the east, with the announcement of collaboration with V Rox Festival Vladivostok, Russia.Nagaland Chief Minister, Neiphiu Rio took to Twitter to announce the partnership on August 3.
The best selling car of July 20 was the Maruti Alto. It sold 13,654 units in July 20 when compared with 11,577 units in July 19. If compared with last year s performance, Alto clocked in around 18% higher sales, which is commendable considering the ongoing Covid outbreak. The second best selling car of July 20 was the Maruti WagonR. Maruti sold 13,515 units of the WagonR in July 20, while it had sold 15,062 units in the same month last year. Overall, the model saw sales decline of around 10%.Maruti Baleno claimed the title of being the third best selling car of July 20. Overall, 11,571 units of the Baleno were sold in July 20 whereas the company had shipped 10,482 units in the month of July 19. Compared to last year, the hot hatch saw a growth of around 10%. The Hyundai Creta landed up becoming the fourth best selling car of the country. Last year, Hyundai had sold 6,585 units of Creta in July 19 while in July 20, it sold 11,548 units. Also, it is to be noted that it was the best selling SUV of July 20 and the best selling vehicle from Hyundai too.
As reported, a seaport with a capacity of 12.5 million tons will be constructed in Russia s Kalmykia region, near the city of Lagan. It will connect the operating ports of Iran, India, and Kazakhstan with Russia.The new port will consist of 32 off loading terminals and other facilities, such as elevators with a capacity of 300,000 tons of simultaneous storage for grain crops, as well as terminals for storing and shipping vegetable oils, fruits, vegetables, and other goods.
Asked if the dissidents will be forgiven, he said, It depends on the party high command. If the party high command forgives, I shall embrace them.Since the power tussle between him and Sachin Pilot resurfaced last month, the Congress veteran has used harsh words against his former deputy, once even referring to him as #8216;nikamma ' or useless. But Gehlot said he will do whatever the Congress leadership wants.
It is both sad and dangerous that John Bolton s final public role is that of a traitor who damaged America by violating his sacred trust with its people, the Secretary of State said. I was in the room too, Pompeo claimed, and disputed accounts of the administration s many consequential decisions by Trump s former National Security Adviser (NSA).Authorship of this White House memoir is, without doubt, Bolton s last public rite. Nobody in any future American administration will tap him for any job in the Beltway after the crushing damage the book has done to his boss and many of those who were around Trump in the years since the 2016 presidential campaign, and others who still play musical chairs in his presidency.