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S. Korea, Russia Agree to Step Up Energy Cooperation

S. Korea, Russia Agree to Step Up Energy Cooperation

SEOUL, Feb. 21 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea and Russia have agreed to beef up cooperation in the energy sector on a wide range of areas, including natural gas, electricity and renewable energy development, the Seoul government said Wednesday. Pak Won-ju, South Korean deputy energy minister at the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy, held [...]

S. Korean Military Declares ‘Zero Tolerance’ Against Sex Offenders

S. Korean Military Declares ‘Zero Tolerance’ Against Sex Offenders

SEOUL, Feb. 21 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s military law-enforcement authorities announced plans Wednesday for tougher punishment against sex offenders amid the spread of the #MeToo movement in the country. In a report to the National Assembly, the Military Court of Korea said it will introduce the so-called “one strike, you’re out” system against soldiers [...]

S. Korea Posts Record High Tourism Deficit in 2017 on China Setback

S. Korea Posts Record High Tourism Deficit in 2017 on China Setback

SEOUL, Feb. 21 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s trade deficit in the tourism sector hit a new record high last year, data showed Wednesday, due largely to a drop in Chinese visitors and a growing number of South Koreans traveling abroad. The country’s tourism-related earnings came to US$13.32 billion in 2017, down 22.5 percent from [...]

Globecomm Joins Amazon Web Services Partner Network

Globecomm Joins Amazon Web Services Partner Network

HAUPPAUGE, N.Y., Feb. 20 (Korea Bizwire) — Globecomm announced today that it has joined the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Partner Network (APN) as a Standard Technology Partner.  This agreement will enable Globecomm to seamlessly interoperate its global satellite and fiber network with AWS’s storage, compute and cloud content delivery services.  With multiple direct connections to [...]

Ovum Survey Finds NetSfere Among the Top 3 Most Widely Deployed Secure Enterprise Messaging Services

Ovum Survey Finds NetSfere Among the Top 3 Most Widely Deployed Secure Enterprise Messaging Services

CHICAGO, Feb. 20, 2018 (Korea Bizwire) — A report by Ovum, a market-leading research and consulting firm, commissioned by Infinite Convergence Solutions, a global leader in messaging and mobility solutions, finds that within just a few short years of launching, NetSfere is ranked as the third most used enterprise messaging service behind Skype Business and [...]

IRUJA’s Expanding Mobile OLED Business Powered by Advanced Energy’s Power Supplies

IRUJA’s Expanding Mobile OLED Business Powered by Advanced Energy’s Power Supplies

FORT COLLINS, Colo., Feb. 20 (Korea Bizwire) — Advanced Energy Industries, Inc. (Nasdaq:AEIS), a global leader in precision power conversion, today announced its Ascent AMS (Arc Management System™) and new Ascent AP (Advanced Pulsing) process power technologies have been selected by IRUJA, a leading next-generation technology manufacturer, to support its high-growth mobile OLED business in [...]

Cisco Leadership in Automation Continues with New Network Automation Portfolio for Service Providers

Cisco Leadership in Automation Continues with New Network Automation Portfolio for Service Providers

SAN JOSE, Calif., Feb. 20 (Korea Bizwire) — Cisco today introduced its new Cisco Crosswork Network Automation software portfolio to improve how global service providers run their large-scale networks. The solutions are designed to work together to offer greater network visibility at scale (mass awareness), data-driven insights (augmented intelligence) and outcome-based automation (proactive control).  With 27 [...]

LitePoint to Showcase Test Solution for Broadcom 802.11ax WiFi Chips at Mobile World Congress 2018

LitePoint to Showcase Test Solution for Broadcom 802.11ax WiFi Chips at Mobile World Congress 2018

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Feb. 20 (Korea Bizwire) — LitePoint, a leading provider of wireless test solutions, announced today that the LitePoint IQxel-MW wireless test solution has been successfully verified using Broadcom Max WiFi chipsets. LitePoint and Broadcom Limited have collaborated in the design verification of Broadcom Max WiFi chipsets to meet the stringent requirements of the [...]

Infomedia Goes Global with Acquisition of Opoint Technology

Infomedia Goes Global with Acquisition of Opoint Technology

COPENHAGEN, Denmark, Feb. 20 (Korea Bizwire) — The Copenhagen based, Nordic media intelligence company, Infomedia acquires Norwegian Opoint Technology from M-brain. The transfer includes Opoint’s leading global web-crawling technology for online media, the business of web-crawling services for +70 international media monitors and key personnel in Oslo and Chennai.    Continued international growth in insights, [...]