Shares of Texas Instruments Incorporated (NASDAQ:TXN) ended Friday session in red amid volatile trading. The shares closed down -0.78 points or -1.12% at $68.98 with 3,088,066 shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $70.00, the shares hit an intraday low of $68.98 and an intraday high of $70.00 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $68.43 million and the numbers of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 1.00 billion shares.
On Sept. 14, 2016 Expanding the functionality of Internet of Things (IoT) networks, Texas Instruments (TI) (TXN) announced availability for mass production of the industry’s lowest-power dual-band wireless microcontroller (MCU) supporting Sub-1 GHz and Bluetooth® low energy connectivity on a single chip. As part of TI’s pin-to-pin and software compatible SimpleLink™ ultra-low power platform, the new SimpleLink dual-band CC1350 wireless MCU enables developers to move from a three-chip solution to a tiny single chip, while reducing design complexity, saving power, cost and board space. The CC1350 wireless MCU offers a range of up to 20 km on a coin cell battery for building and factory automation, alarm and security, smart grid, asset tracking and wireless sensor network applications. For more information, visit www.ti.com/cc1350-pr.
Designed for low-power wide area networks (LPWAN), the CC1350 wireless MCU features:
- Dual-band connectivity that expands the functionality of a Sub-1 GHz network with Bluetooth low energy implementations such as beaconing, over-the-air updates, smart commissioning, remote displays and more.
- Long-range connectivity paired with ultra-low power consumption that offers a sleep current of 0.7 uA which allows for more than 10 years of battery life.
- Enhanced integration in a tiny wireless MCU that combines a Sub-1 GHz transceiver and Bluetooth low energy radio, as well as an ARM® Cortex®-M3 core in a single, Flash-based, 4×4 mm QFN package.
Developers can get started in minutes with the low-cost SimpleLink CC1350 wireless MCU LaunchPad™ development kit or connect sensors to the cloud in minutes with theSimpleLink CC1350 SensorTag demo kit supported by TI’s Code Composer Studio™ integrated development environment (IDE) and IAR Embedded WorkBench®. Additionally, TI has simplified development by providing multiple software options including point-to-point communication examples with EasyLink, a wireless M-Bus protocol stack leveragingTI RTOS, as well as the BLE-Stack 2.2 software development kit (SDK) which supports Bluetooth 4.2 specifications. Developers will also have access to online training andE2E™ community support to help ease their design process.
Shares of Infosys Ltd ADR (NYSE:INFY) ended Friday session in red amid volatile trading. The shares closed down -0.29 points or -1.78% at $15.96 with 3,066,289 shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $16.10, the shares hit an intraday low of $15.94 and an intraday high of $16.13 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $35.13 billion and the numbers of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 2.29 billion shares.
Infosys Ltd ADR (INFY) on September 19, 2016 awarded Infosys (INFY), a global leader in consulting, technology and next-generation services, seven of its 2016 Oracle Excellence Awards.
The awards recognize Infosys for its commitment to deliver innovative, specialized solutions and services based on Oracle software and hardware.
The Oracle Excellence Awards encourage innovation by Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN) members, who use Oracle’s products and technology to create value for customers and generate new business potential.
Infosys has been awarded across the following categories:
- 2016 Oracle Global Specialized Partner of the Year Award – Cloud Infrastructure
- 2016 Oracle Global Specialized Partner of the Year Award – Middleware
- 2016 Oracle Global Specialized Partner of the Year Award – Business Analytics
- 2016 Oracle North America Specialized Partner of the Year Award – IaaS Cloud Transformation
- 2016 Oracle North America Specialized Partner of the Year Award – HCM Cloud Core-Talent
- 2016 Oracle North America Specialized Partner of the Year Award – Middleware Cloud
- 2016 Oracle APAC Specialized Partner of the Year Award – Business Analytics
During the last year, Infosys has supported multiple clients migrate to cloud-based Oracle environments, as a Strategic Partner with Oracle’s Customer 2 Cloud Program. Additionally, Infosys has created five differentiated Oracle Cloud Marketplace solutions and launched eight Oracle approved Fixed Scope Offerings (FSOs). These enable rapid implementation, quicker time to market and cost effective Oracle cloud implementation.
Ravi Kumar, President & Chief Delivery Officer, Infosys
“Global enterprises are looking for ways to leverage cloud technology to transform their business; technology that can make a sea change in productivity while achieving critical, cost-effective, growth initiatives. Our Zero Distance philosophy, which leverages Design Thinking for structured problem finding and solving, is helping clients use Oracle’s cutting-edge technologies to deliver transformational impact. We have delivered as much as 50 percent reduction in effort and cost for our client using our RapidStart methodology for cloud deployments.”
Camillo Speroni, Vice President, Worldwide Strategic Alliances, Oracle
“Infosys has demonstrated an outstanding level of innovation in delivering proven, Oracle-based solutions that solve our joint customers’ most critical business challenges. We congratulate Infosys in achieving this wide range of awards. This achievement is a testament to their dedication to excellence and to providing customers solutions and services that drive real business value and results.”