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SES Advances Digital Transformation with Cloud-First Strategy, Expanded Agreement

SES today announced plans to significantly advance its digital transformation across its enterprise, operations and development of new services for the cloud-scale era. As a cornerstone of the strategy, SES signed a multi-year agreement with Microsoft to be an Azure Orbital partner as well as to accelerate and expand the use of Microsoft Azure across its operations and jointly develop cloud-based video and data connectivity managed services.

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As an Azure Orbital partner, SES will be co-locating and managing O3b mPOWER gateways with Microsoft Azure locations so its customers are always only “one-hop” away from their Azure cloud services anywhere in the world. In addition, SES customers will enjoy improved network performance, speed-to-market, flexibility and scalability to route over Microsoft’s global network and inject value-added, cloud-based

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New Initiative at North Carolina State University’s Poole College of Management Advances Business Analytics


Morgan Stanley Bets on These 3 Stocks; Sees Over 40% Upside

Did the stock market’s epic rally just need a little breather? The last few weeks have seen stocks experience their first meaningful correction since the bull market kicked off in March. Now, the question swirling around the Street is, will the rally pick back up again, or is more downside on the way?According to Morgan Stanley’s chief U.S. equity strategist Mike Wilson, uncertainty regarding the presidential election and stalemate on the next stimulus package could lead to declines in September and October. “On the correction, there’s still downside as markets digest the risk of congressional gridlock on the next fiscal deal. While we think something will ultimately get done, it will likely take another few weeks to get it over the goal line,” he noted.However, Wilson argues the recent volatility in no way signals the end of the

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House Panel Advances Bill To Make PACER Free

Law360 (September 15, 2020, 11:22 PM EDT) — The House Judiciary Committee easily approved a bipartisan proposal Tuesday to end all public user fees for federal court records accessed through the PACER system.

The Open Courts Act would stop the federal judiciary from charging the public any fees to access court documents within three years, allowing a slight increase in filing fees if needed. All private parties would have free access, from individuals to law firms to legal services companies. The bill sailed through the committee on a voice vote, meaning no representative demanded a roll call of individual votes.

The U.S. Department of Justice would continue to pay…

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Duke Energy advances climate strategy with aggressive pledge to electrify vehicle fleet by 2030

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Duke Energy is continuing its push to reduce carbon emissions with a new pledge to convert most of its current 10,000-vehicle fleet to electric or another zero-carbon alternative in just 10 years. With approximately 600 electric vehicles (EVs) already in its fleet, the utility says it will continue to pursue electrification as more electric vehicle options become available.

“We’ve set a bold vision to achieve net-zero carbon emissions from electric generation by 2050. But beyond how we generate power, we’re looking at other ways to transform our business to reduce emissions,” said Lynn Good, chair, president and CEO. “Electric vehicles are an important part of that strategy. With our new pledge, we’re committed to transitioning our fleet and spurring adoption within our communities.”

More specifically, Duke Energy’s pledge is to convert 100% of its nearly 4,000 light-duty vehicles to electric and

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