Thomas Reuters unveils edge compute corporate tax platform

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Thomas Reuters, a business information services provider and global news agency, has unveiled its Indirect Tax (IDT) Determination Anywhere platform that brings edge computing to corporate tax and accounting professionals.

The Determination Anywhere platform is a patent-pending, cloud-based tax technology platform that works on top of existing infrastructure. It provides accurate and secure tax calculations for private and public cloud or on-premises setups.

Through its...

Ekinops acquires edge-to-cloud software start-up SixSq

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Ekinops, a French telecoms solutions provider, has acquired Switzerland-based start-up SixSq.

SixSq offers a complete edge-to-cloud platform and marketplace as a service that turns computers into edge devices with advanced security.

This is achieved through two Sixsq products: the marketplace, which hosts a range of business applications in container format, and the NuvlaBox software, which converts enterprise routers into smart edge systems.


Synaptics uses edge AI to bring better voice recognition to headsets

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Synaptics, a human interface hardware and software developer, has unveiled a new edge AI headset platform that improves voice recognition.

The AudioSmart AS33970 SoC brings a number of major upgrades to the world of wireless headsets and audio recognition.

It is said to be the world’s first highly integrated AI-enabled ENC (Environmental Noise Cancellation) and hybrid ANC (Active Noise Cancellation) single-chip solution integrating neural and voice processing engines...

SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.1 set to bolster edge compute capabilities


SUSE, the developer behind the SUSE Linux operating system (OS), has released a new edge-focused lightweight and secure OS.

SUSE Linux Enterprise (SLE) Micro 5.1 is designed with containerised and virtualised workloads in mind, facilitating modernisation through IBM Z and LinuxONE support.

SLE Micro can be used as a single-node container host, a Kubernetes cluster node, or in the public cloud. Since it is built to scale it can also be deployed at the edge or support edge...