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STC Selects MATRIXX Software, Celfocus and STC Solutions to Power Jawwy, STC’s Digital-First Mobile Brand January 22, 2020

Saudi Telecom Company (STC), a world-class digital leader, today announced it is partnering with MATRIXX Software to drive continued growth for its Jawwy brand. STC Solutions is the prime contractor for this project and System Integrator (SI) Celfocus has been selected for delivery. As a digital-first solution, Jawwy represents the future in consumer mobility by delivering a rich and unique customer experience, anchored on a future-ready 5G digital stack capable of powering digital customer engagement at scale. By deploying the MATRIXX Digital Commerce platform, Jawwy will have the ability to digitalize customer engagement, simplify customer journeys and provide better and more comprehensive experiences. STC recognized the importance of evolving the Jawwy offerings to keep pace with their mobile-savvy customers. MATRIXX has proven success bringing customers into production quickly and cost......

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TRC, Ericsson kick off workshop on 5G servicesJanuary 9, 2020

Amman, Jan. 8 (Petra) -- The 'Fifth-Generation of Mobile Communications' workshop, organized by the Telecommunications Regulatory Commission (TRC) in cooperation with Ericsson, kicked off Wednesday morning.

The TRC's Chairman, Ghazi Jabuor, underlined the importance of keeping up with the latest global developments regarding 5G services, and implementing these developments locally.

He also lauded the efforts Ericsson exerted in holding this workshop, especially because the commission"...

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GSMA Intelligence: US and European Consumers Cautious on Move to 5G Devices, China and Korea Set to Lead Early AdoptionJanuary 8, 2020

The smartphone will remain the dominant consumer device into the new decade, but the arrival of 5G will not guarantee a surge in device upgrades, according to new GSMA Intelligence research. A new report, The Future of Devices, published at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2020 in Las Vegas today, provides a wealth of insight on consumer technology adoption trends over the coming years, including the outlook for smartphones, smart speakers, wearables and other emerging categories.

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MATRIXX Software Named Best Digital BSS Provider at 13th Annual Telecom Review Leaders SummitDecember 23, 2019

MATRIXX Software today announced that it has been named the Best Digital BSS Systems Provider at the Telecom Review Summit Leaders 2019, the ICT industry’s largest conference in the Middle East. “The winners of this year’s Telecom Review Excellence Awards represent the best of the best in our industry due to their professional achievements,” said Toni Eid, CEO of Trace Media International and founder of Telecom Review. “MATRIXX was recognized with this award because their software, which provides next-generation, cloud native digital commerce solutions, is set to transform how companies carry out their business operations.” The Telecom Review Excellence Awards give industry leaders a chance to celebrate the things they do well, and to receive acknowledgment when it all comes together. The winners are selected by a panel of 15 independent judges selected......

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Mary Kay Inc. Caps Off Landmark Scientific Credentialing Year at 73rd Society of Cosmetic Chemists MeetingDecember 22, 2019

In 2019, Mary Kay Inc. continued its decades-long commitment to skin science research by revealing the results of multiple groundbreaking studies and fostering academic discussion with industry peers at scientific symposiums around the globe. Most recently, Mary Kay was in New York City for the 73rd Society of Cosmetic Chemists Meeting, where the brand sponsored, collaborated, and explored applications of skin microbiome with leading experts in the field.

“New"...

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O-RAN Alliance Conducts First Global Plugfest to Foster Adoption of Open and Interoperable 5G Radio Access NetworksDecember 22, 2019

The O-RAN Alliance successfully conducted its first worldwide plugfest and proof of concept to demonstrate the functionality as well as the multi-vendor interoperability of network equipment that complies with the recently published O1, A1, and Open Fronthaul interface specifications.

“O-RAN’s first global plugfest showcases the power of the community to document and develop truly open interface specifications with the potential to accelerate"...

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