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AttackIQ, a leading independent vendor of Breach and Attack Simulation (BAS) systems, announced the company is working with VMware to enable VMware NSX customers to improve the way they validate the efficacy of their network security controls. Using the AttackIQ Security Optimization Platform with the MITRE ATT&CK framework, mutual customers can now leverage the power of automation to continually emulate realistic attacks and prove that controls are working as expected to help protect them from breaches and attacks.
Amplitude, the Digital Optimization System, announced a $150 million Series F funding round, led by Sequoia Capital with participation from other existing investors GIC, Battery Ventures and IVP. This round brings Amplitude’s total funding to $336 million and increases its pre-money valuation to $4 billion. This round comes on the heels of Amplitude’s launch of the Digital Optimization System which is rapidly emerging as the industry standard for connecting digital product innovation to business outcomes.
Fuze, the leading cloud-based communications provider for the modern global enterprise, announced the availability of Fuze Contact Center as a standalone solution for enterprises that require a contact center for high-level customer experiences. As an alternative to Fuze’s fully integrated UCaaS + CCaaS platform, the standalone CCaaS offering empowers enterprises with rapid deployment of contact center features, such as call routing and queuing, without the cost associated with traditional solutions.
Parks Associates will share its latest data and insights today during its fourth annual Future of Video event, featuring two virtual sessions focused on consumer churn and retention strategies for OTT services and data-driven strategies for video service providers. The research firm announced new research from its Q1 2021 survey of 10,000 broadband households showing that 46% of US broadband households subscribe to four or more OTT services and 82% of US broadband households have an OTT subscription, compared to 76% in Q1 2020.
Mphasis, an Information Technology (IT) solutions provider specializing in cloud and cognitive services, announced that it has achieved Amazon Web Services Migration Competency status. This recognition is a testimony of the work Mphasis has been undertaking, in migrating several of its clients in highly regulated industries to AWS through a foundations first approach that accelerates modernization and refactoring of mission critical apps.