Native Union

23 Apr 19
historyplaces

I’d never seen a national park in development so I seized the opportunity at a recent conference I attended in Hartford, Connecticut. If all goes as planned, Coltsville National Historical Park will one day preserve a major manufacturing story of America. Built by Samuel Colt in 1855, it was the largest armory in the world and […]

23 Apr 19
Current School News

Cologne Business School 2019 Application Guide – cbs.de Cologne Business School – The Cologne Business School (CBS) is an internationally orientated, state-recognized university of applied sciences and counts as one of Germany‘s top Business Schools. You can choose between seven Bachelor and twelve different Master of Arts programs. Additionally, Cologne Business School offers a Master […]

23 Apr 19
Detroit Touring

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Correspondent@StacyBrownMedia In a year when the American Petroleum Institute (API) marks its 100th anniversary, the oil and natural gas industry continues to look towards the workforce of the future nationally and globally that will emphasize the inclusion of African Americans, Hispanics and other minorities. API, America’s largest trade association […]

23 Apr 19
The Australian

In every place of worship, I want men to pray with holy hands lifted up to God, free from anger and controversy

23 Apr 19
VentureBeat
Kony DBX Solutions Available Immediately on Kony Quantum for Microsoft Azure AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–April 23, 2019– Kony, Inc., a leading cloud-based digital application and low-code platform solutions company, today announced the immediate availability of Kony Quantum for Microsoft Azure, which provides support globally and has been certified for ISO 27001, SOC2 Type II and PCI DSS. Kony also announced the immediate availability of the Kony DBX digital banking suite on Kony Quantum for Azure. Kony Quantum is seamlessly integrated with Azure and fully optimized using a cloud-native architecture, driving new digital and low-code productivity solutions to be developed rapidly and deployed effortlessly at scale within Azure’s global cloud infrastructure across North America, Europe and Asia. This allows customers to start fast with building low-code apps and have confidence in scaling as needed to address the most advanced market-leading scalability and high availability (HA) requirements. Kony Quantum for Azure has already been validated for Kony DBX and it is being deployed for several customers. “We are very pleased to work with both Microsoft and Kony Quantum, who are key strategic partners to further enable our Human Digital strategy,” said Ken Nagel, Executive Vice President and Chief Technical Officer of Umpqua Bank. “By developing a network of strong partnerships, combined with our skilled teams, we can continue to accelerate our development, increase the pace of differentiation and build high performing teams to meet our customers’ needs.” “The Kony and Microsoft Azure relationship is particularly important for customers in highly regulated industries in which compliance, security and risk analysis are paramount,” said Burley Kawasaki, executive vice president of Products, Kony, Inc. “Kony will access Azure’s large global alliances network, while leveraging its compliance portfolio, enterprise-grade service level agreements and industry-leading support. This extends the effortless security and protection built into the Kony Quantum platform, which enables multi-layered security that defends against compromise and detects and reacts to attacks with application and identity protection.” Full Kony Quantum for Azure support includes the following: New Docker/Kubernetes based container architecture Full monitoring, logging and integrated Application Performance Monitoring support High availability deployment options across multi-availability zones Availability in United States, Europe and Asia regions Completed ISO 27001, SOC2 Type II and PCI DSS certifications Integrated Power BI support planned for advanced self-service analytics (planned for mid 2019) This announcement also reflects an expansion of the Microsoft and Kony go-to-market (GTM) relationship. Kony has attained the following key elevated status as a Microsoft partner: Cloud Competency Partner and part of Microsoft Partner Network Cloud services reseller (CSP) for Microsoft Azure and Power BI Joint GTM focus specifically around Kony DBX targeting digital banking scenarios Toby Richards, GM of Partner GTM Programs in One Commercial Partner at Microsoft Corp. said, “Microsoft is pleased to work with Kony Quanutm for Microsoft Azure to allow customers to significantly decrease their time to market. Kony Quantum for Azure meets a variety of needs and provides new choices and brand differentiation that allow customers to harness the flexibility and enterprise-grade reliability that Azure provides.” Kony Quantum combines the ease-of-use and speed of low-code application development with the power of the leading enterprise-grade digital experience development platform. Kony Quantum enables businesses to build mission-critical web and mobile solutions for both employees and consumer-facing apps on a unified platform, resulting in greater speed and productivity. Kony has been named a “Leader” in The Forrester Wave™: Digital Experience Development Platform, Q2 2018 report and The Forrester Wave™: Low-Code Development Platforms for AD&D Professionals, Q1 2019. Kony has also been recognized as a “Leader” in the IDC MarketScape: North America Digital Banking Customer Experience Platforms 2019 Vendor Assessment Report. Kony is also a Callahan’s 2018 Innovation Series winner, and earned two top honors at the American Banker Digital Banking 2018 event: Runner Up for Best in Show and People’s Choice. About Kony, Inc. Kony is a fast-growing leader in digital experience development platforms and the emerging low-code platform market; and a recognized leader in digital banking. Kony Quantum provides low-code without limits, a next-generation low-code app development platform that delivers rich digital experiences. Kony DBX is the banking and financial services arm of Kony, Inc. and is a globally recognized leader in digital banking transformation. With a portfolio of modern, frictionless applications powered by the industry’s most recognized platform, Kony DBX enables banks and credit unions of any size to accelerate innovation – without compromising what’s critical. For more information on Kony DBX and Kony DBX Retail Banking, visit Kony DBX or connect with Kony DBX on Twitter and LinkedIn. View source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20190423005299/en/ Jean KondoKony, Inc.Jean.kondo@kony.com+1 510-823-4728 Julie SiglerWE CommunicationsTeamKony@we-worldwide.com+1 415-547-7025
23 Apr 19
Cornerstone's Blog

SARAH RECTOR, THE 11-YEAR-OLD WHO BECAME THE RICHEST BLACK GIRL IN AMERICA IN 1913 Have you heard of the 11yr old millionaire in 1911? Before Oklahoma was granted statehood, it was known as Indian Territory. In the 1820s and 1830s, five nations (Cherokee, Chickasaw, Choctaw, Creek, and Seminole) were forced to give up their land and […]

23 Apr 19
UK Moai King William IV Party

Guerrilla Democracy News | http://guerrillademocracy.blogspot.com/ That’s it folks! The inevitable has happened and the Queen and Country are no more. Having wriggled out of her imminent arrest for crimes against Humanity, Elizabeth Windsor is now desperately scrapping the barrel for excuses and has come up with the last ditch attempt of faking Alzheimer’s Disease to […]

23 Apr 19
extraordinarybint

wow we have so much to look forward to with all the plans to ensure our wonderful planet is looked after and loved. I noticed that religion was using publishing to educate people incorrectly and shared a numerology secret. It has been a strange time for me. After I shared my awakening knowledge that 666 […]

23 Apr 19
A Writer of History

I’m welcoming Jess Lederman to the blog today. After his wife’s was diagnosed with ALS, Jess left the business world behind and moved with her to Alaska. “There we looked out on the glory of God’s creation and read to our heart’s content during the last two years of her life.” This tragedy led to Hearts Set […]

23 Apr 19
Russia News Now

Whether the Arctic will become a platform for cooperation or warfare has been a question often posed throughout the past 150 years. As early as 1875, a vision for Eurasian-American cooperation was becoming realized as leading Americans and Russians alike foresaw the construction of telegraph and even rail lines across the 100 km Bering Strait […]

23 Apr 19
Ta Marque

Made in America is perhaps the single most defining sentence which can truly uphold the value of the great American Dream. From movies (Made in America 1993) to festivals (Made in America 2013), somehow we all share this dream. So perhaps it will be unjustified to narrowly equate this made in USA slogan to the […]

23 Apr 19
The Earth Patriot

It is not that, there is no progress in the last 25 years, there is indeed more awareness that Climate Change is a problem which needs to be tackled. But that awareness has come more from civil society and NGO’s who have been able to bear a certain amount of pressure for the governments to […]

23 Apr 19
BiblioMarket

Matt Jones | The Southern Review | Summer 2018 | 22 minutes (4,337 words)   The space race killed the sparrow. Of course, there were other factors. There was the decision in ’46 by the Brevard Mosquito Control District to slather the Merritt Island salt marshes in DDT dropped aerially from a No. 2 diesel–fuel […]