Aircall again earns over $100 million in annual revenue
Call center software company, Aircall has reportedly topped 100 million dollars in annual recurring revenue.
Aircall reported annual recurring revenue of over $100 million and plans to grow in Madrid and Singapore as it prepares for a potential stock market IPO.
In addition, Aircall stated th... Read more
Visma acquires Teamleader
Visma announced the acquisition of Teamleader, a Belgian developer. Its software is used by more than 60,000 entrepreneurs.
Visma serves over 1.2 million customers in Europe and South America. The organisation focuses on software for accountancy, consultancy, accounting, procurement and HRM. The... Read more
Inflection AI raises $225 million to transform computer-human interactions
Inflection AI, a start-up founded by DeepMind and LinkedIn, is working to make it simple and easier for individuals to converse with computers and raised approximately $225M in the latest funding rounds.
Inflection AI, a relatively new AI start-up, has raised about $225M in funding. The start-up... Read more
Siemens orders surge as pandemic pains ease
Siemens experienced a surge in Q1 orders, causing its shares to rise sharply. The German engineering and technology group announced the boom on Thursday. Orders surged 52%, according to the company, which also makes trains and factory software.
The surge is attributed to customers stocking up on... Read more
Norway’s Visma considers 2023 IPO after 16 billion euro valuation
Enterprise software giant Visma is eyeing a potential 2023 initial public offering. The company is now valued at $19 billion
The company said it has expanded its shareholder base through a secondary sale to leading institutional investors: Aeternum Capital, Government Pension Fund Norway (Folket... Read more
Half of Python Libraries in Package Index have security issues
Researchers in Finland have examined the open-source software libraries in the Python Package Index and found that it is riddled with security issues. The researchers found that PyPI, as it is popularly known, has potentially vulnerable code in nearly half the index.
The research was published i... Read more
Use of serverless computing tripled over the past year
The latest study by Datadog reveals the upward trend for using serverless computing technologies, based on data collected from thousands of companies and their supplier's customer database.
The report focused on how these companies deploy serverless technologies in their functions and use them i... Read more
Google brings major industrial platform OSIsoft to its cloud
Google announced on Thursday that it is collaborating with OSIsoft to help enterprises deploy the latter’s PI Core industrial operations platform on Google Cloud. OSIsoft is based in San Leandro, California, and is one of the biggest players in the software for industrial sector market.
It was... Read more
Google demonstrates Spectre exploit that enables data-leaking
On Friday, Google released proof-of-concept code for conducting a Spectre-based attack on its browser (Chrome). This was a way for the company to show how web developers can protect themselves from browser-based side-channel attacks.
The code was posted to GitHub. A detailed look shows how an at... Read more
Red Hat introduces Free RHEL
When CentOS Linux parent company Red Hat announced that it was shifting focus from CentOS Linux, the rebuild of Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL), to CentOS Stream, CentOS users were not happy. To appease them and to keep the promise it made to Open-Source organizations, Red Hat is introducing a new,... Read more