Infosys to Transform CMA CGM’s Information System

first_imgFrench shipping giant CMA CGM has signed a strategic partnership with technology company Infosys to accelerate the transformation of its information system.Under the agreement, the seven-year partnership will aim to simplify and transform CMA CGM’s IT applications and improve customer service excellence.As part of the deal, and at the request of CMA CGM, Infosys will open a center for development and innovation in Marseilles, as well as take over the CMA CGM IT development center in Dubai, allowing it to strengthen its presence in the Middle East.Additionally, Infosys will provide CMA CGM with the skills needed to maintain its applications and develop its SAP projects, and with new high value-added technologies that will improve its agility and responsiveness.As part of its ongoing digital transformation, CMA CGM will use Infosys Nia’s artificial intelligence platform and its scalable automation platform, AssistEdge, to modernize its customer service, improve the execution processes and improve its internal performance.“Innovation and digitalization are at the heart of our strategy. Our ambition is to create a competitive advantage by offering our customers state-of-the-art technologies. The partnership with Infosys is key to attaining this objective. By setting up their Center for Innovation in Marseille, CMA CGM, as well as the region, will benefit from both their expertise and their proximity,” Rodolphe Saadé, CEO, CMA CGM, said.last_img read more

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FlyQuest becomes first esports partner for Fathead

first_imgFlyQuest, an esports organisation that competes in multiple titles, has entered a strategic partnership with Fathead, LLC, a company that sells licensed and custom decor. This is Fathead’s first venture into esports, and this deal will see the company offer licensed FlyQuest gear.Specifically, FlyQuest wall decals, wall murals, and big head cutouts will be made available through Fathead and its third party retailers. These items will be available on FlyQuest’s website and at events, too. Fathead predominantly deals in traditional sports, so FlyQuest becoming the first officially licensed esports organisation partnered with Fathead is a positive step for the scene.Scott Pogrow, Head of Business Development for FlyQuest discussed this partnership in a statement: “We are extremely excited to welcome Fathead into the FlyFam. Fathead is a market leader in creating life-size wall decals and big heads for major sports and entertainment properties, which now includes esports. Their vision aligns closely with ours of being leaders in providing fans the ability to show off their passion. Our partnership with Fathead allows us to do just that.”Robby Hogle, CEO of Fathead also had his say: “Fathead thrives on providing fans with opportunities to express their team pride in a BIG way, so we are thrilled to partner with FlyQuest, an outstanding organization that cares deeply about their fan base. We love FlyQuest’s approach to fan-inspired activations and feel we can further enhance the fan experience. Fathead is committed to the esports space and will continue to grow our presence, and we are excited to take our first step with FlyQuest.”FlyQuest has added Fathead as a partner alongside Snickers and 5-Hour Energy. Fathead is partnered with the likes of Quicken Loads, Amrock, Rock Ventures, and Cleveland Cavaliers, among many other companies.Esports Insider says: Seeing an esports organisation such as FlyQuest in the company of the NFL, NBA, MLB, and NHL is always welcome. Fathead’s offering is a tad out of the norm, we’re definitely looking forward to seeing some big head cutouts of the organisation’s players.last_img read more

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WHS Daily News Bulletin: Wednesday, March 4, 2015

first_img•There will be a business and industry tour March 12. This is for sophomores and juniors. The tour includes Wellington, Mulvane and Cowley College automotive and welding shops. See Mrs. Case in room 301 to sign up. You must sign up by Friday. •Madrigal try outs will be held this week. These auditions will be held before and after school. See Ms. Coldwell if you are interested in auditioning. •Attention Seniors: Your pictures for the Senior Graduation video are due by March 13. A baby picture and a senior picture are required and elementary school to present pictures are recommended. If no pictures are submitted, you will not be in the video. Also, your senior picture does not have to be a formal picture. We DO accept selfies. •Students participating in Spring Sports: You must have a physical on file before you can practice. Your Sports Fee must be paid before the first game. Submitted to Sumner Newscow — Today’s Wellington High School bulletin for Wednesday, March 4, 2015:Thursday• Sub-State Boys Basketball 6 p.m. at Winfield vs. Mulvane.Friday• Sub-State Girls Basketball 6 p.m. at Winfield vs. Mulvane.Saturday• Sub-State Basketball TBD.Wednesday: Italian Pasta Bake, green pepper strips, steamed carrots ,applesauce, brown, #hot roll/jelly.Thursday: Chicken pattie, mashed potatoes/gravy, green beans, hot roll/jelly, pineapple chunks.Today’s news:•Crusaders of the Stage present the Grounds Table Coffee Shop open on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 7:15 to 7:45 p.m. in the commons. All proceeds go to the Crusaders of the Stage trip to Nationals. Come early and get your coffee!center_img •There has been a change to Cheer Try-outs: The Cheer Clinic will be now be held on Monday, March 9 and Tuesday March 10 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. in the Main Gym and Tryouts will be on Friday, March 13 at 10 a.m. You will need to pick up a try-out packet in the office before tryouts. If you have any questions, please see Mrs. Lawrence in the office.•It’s time for the Project Prom T-Shirt Logo Contest! The contest is open to Juniors and Seniors. The winner will receive $50.00. Entries must be received by March 25. Stop by the office to pick up the contest rules. •SENIOR GIRLS: Remember to turn in your completed Beta Sigma Phi Scholarship on or before March 12 to Mrs. Yates. •Seniors: Don’t forget to stop by the Counselors office to check out what scholarship applications are available.last_img read more

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Monmouth Park Charity Hosts Annual Fashion Show

first_imgOCEANPORT – The Monmouth Park Charity Fund will be hosting the annual Winner’s Circle Fashion Show Luncheon on Friday, Aug. 24, at Monmouth Park Racetrack.The event will feature fashions presented by Coldwater Creek and Brooks Brothers. Female models will be provided courtesy of Model Team Management LLC of Ocean Grove.Paul G. Gaffney II, president of Monmouth University, will be the guest speaker. The event also will include the presentation of the Volunteer of the Year Award along with a gift auction and 50/50 raffle.Proceeds from the event will benefit the Monmouth Park Charity Fund whose mission it is to raise and distribute funds to nonprofit agencies throughout Monmouth County. These agencies provide services for health care, those at risk in the community and those in need of special services. Since the organization’s inception in 1946, more than $8.7 million has been distributed to local nonprofit agencies providing these services to residents of Monmouth County.Event co-chairs are Eleanor Williams and Denise Martin.Tickets are $55 per person and may be purchased by calling Mary Ann Martin at 732-571-5325 or emailing monmouthparkcharity@verizon.net.last_img read more

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