VCE Named One of CRN’s Top Emerging Vendors for 2014

first_imgFor the fourth year in a row, VCE has been named one of CRN’s Emerging Data Center Vendors for 2014. The annual Emerging Vendors list identifies the most promising vendors that have introduced innovative new products, creating opportunities for channel partners in North America to create high-margin, cutting-edge solutions for their customers. VCE earned a place on this list not only by delivering best-in-class converged infrastructure, but also by knowing the value of great partnerships and commitment to the channel.“Click to tweet: [email protected] puts VCE on the 2014 Emerging Vendor list for the fourth year in a row! Learn more at partners have been a major focus for the company this past year. As evidenced by Gartner’s recently released Magic Quadrant for Integrated Systems, the converged infrastructure market is growing significantly, and we want to enable our partners to take full advantage of this opportunity. We continue to see great traction with the new value-based VCE Partner Program we announced last year. And as our partner community grows, VCE also continues to innovate, creating additional opportunities for partners.Earlier this year, CRN also honored a number of VCE individuals. Chris Sullivan was named one of CRN’s 50 Most Influential Channel Chiefs, and Leslee Mesick was honored as one of the 2014 Women of the Channel and The Power 100: The Most Powerful Women in the Channel. These accolades all speak to the exceptional work of the VCE channel organization to build the incredible momentum we have going into the second half of the year. And, of course, we wouldn’t be successful without the support of our trusted partners and their strong belief in our capabilities to solve customer problems.last_img read more

Kimia Farma to take legal action against COVID-19 rapid test officer accused of extortion, sexual harassment

first_imgTopics : After the second test came back nonreactive, the health worker demanded an additional fee for the test result that he had produced.She then transferred Rp 1.4 million (US$95.02) to the health worker’s personal bank account. Soon afterward, the man forcefully kissed her on the lips.“I was shocked, I couldn’t do anything but remain still, I was unable to fight back because I felt crushed on the inside,” she tweeted, adding that the health worker then proceeded to take advantage of her shock to grope her.Upon arriving in Nias, she immediately reported her experience to the local police. However, they suggested that she report the alleged offense to Soekarno-Hatta International Airport Police instead.Soekarno-Hatta Police general crimes unit head Comr. Alexander Yurikho said on Friday that his office had yet to receive any report pertaining to the case.“No one has officially submitted a report to the Soekarna-Hatta Police,” he said, calling on @listongs to make a formal statement apart from her Twitter thread.He said the police would examine the airport’s CCTV footage to confirm that the alleged crime had indeed taken place. (rfa)Editor’s note: An earlier version of this article contained an error. PT Kimia Farma Diagnostika is not a publicly-listed company.  He went on to say that the company had already questioned the alleged perpetrator and conducted an internal investigation. However, Adil stopped short of disclosing the exact date the employee would be reported to the police.Meanwhile, Soekarno-Hatta general manager Agus Haryadi said airport operator PT Angkasa Pura would coordinate with the authorities to resolve the case.The allegations surfaced on social media when Twitter user @listongs posted a thread recounting her experience being purportedly extorted and sexually harassed by a medical worker employed by Kimia Farma during a rapid test at Soekarno-Hatta Terminal 3, prior to her departure to Nias, North Sumatra, at 6 a.m. on Sept. 13.PEMERASAN DAN PELECEHAN SEKSUAL OLEH DOKTER RAPID TEST DI BANDARA SOEKARNO HATTA, TERMINAL 3[A THREAD]— lism (@listongs) September 18, 2020The health worker told her that her rapid test result had come back reactive, but that he could guarantee her a “good” result should she take another test.center_img Clinical laboratory firm PT Kimia Farma Diagnostika, a subsidiary of publicly-listed pharmaceutical company PT Kimia Farma, is set to pursue legal action against an employee who has been accused of fraud, extortion and sexual harassment during his time working as a COVID-19 rapid test officer at Soekarno-Hatta International Airport in Tangerang, Banten.After contacting the alleged victim, Kimia Farma Diagnostika president director Adil Fadillah Bulqini said the company had agreed to bring the case to court.“PT Kimia Farma Diagnostika will bring seek legal action against the [employee] who had purportedly faked rapid test results, committed extortion and intimidation,” Adil said on Saturday as quoted by read more

UW volleyball’s Caroline Workman to miss rest of season

first_imgSenior defensive specialist Caroline Workman will miss the remainder of the 2014 season after suffering a stress fracture in her left hip that will ultimately end her career, according to a statement from the team.An MRI Monday showed the results.The Los Angeles native saw increased court-time as this season progressed as a valuable member of the serving and back-court rotations. Workman recorded seven service aces this season, including a career-high two against Ball State in September. She played in 19 matches and recorded 37 digs.Last season, Workman missed the first 22 matches with a leg injury. After returning for five games, her season ended after falling ill in mid-November.Due to Workman’s senior standing, she will not be eligible to play again for Wisconsin. Fellow senior defensive specialist Kt Kvas is the likely candidate to fill the hole in the rotation.“It breaks your heart anytime a player’s career is shortened due to injury,” head coach Kelly Sheffield said in the statement. “Caroline has been knocked down a few times the past few years and has continually persevered and found her way back on the court – all with the typical positive Caroline spirit.  We are all happy that she will remain with the team and finish out her academic career as a Badger.”For her career as a Badger, Workman played in 83 matches with 30 starts. She finishes with 35 aces and 393 digs.Workman plans to graduate in May 2015 with a degree in life science communications.last_img read more

Cerić and Zukan are the best athletes of Sarajevo Canton

first_imgKarateka Admir Zukan and judoka Larisa Cerić were chosen as the best athletes of Sarajevo Canton in 2012.The coach of the year is manager of BiH judo team Branislav Crnogorac.The most successful male team of Sarajevo Canton is Taekwondo club ‘Novi Grad’ and the most successful female team is football club ‘SFK 2000’.Tarik Hodžić received an award of ‘Bh. Legenda’.The event was held in Dom Mladih Skenderija in Sarajevo, last night.last_img