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New health care technology partnership created by Lafayette General, Cox Communications

The Lafayette General Health System and Cox announced a partnership designed to expand the use of technology for patients and health care providers. 



a group of people standing in front of a crowd: Four UH-60 Black Hawks from the Louisiana Army National Guard’s State Aviation Command fly over Lafayette General Medical Center hospital Wednesday to honor first responders and health care professionals who have been working the frontlines of the COVID-19 response. Wednesday, July 1, 2020.


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Four UH-60 Black Hawks from the Louisiana Army National Guard’s State Aviation Command fly over Lafayette General Medical Center hospital Wednesday to honor first responders and health care professionals who have been working the frontlines of the COVID-19 response. Wednesday, July 1, 2020.

The partnership is the first step in a multi-year project to improve hospital operations and patient experiences, and to provide more in-home health care solutions, the companies announced.

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In the future, the partnership could lead to more telemedicine and digital health applications, as well as patient monitoring, through Cox’s New Growth and Development organization and Lafayette General Health’s Innovation Fund.

“We’ve always been impressed with the amount of innovation coming out of LGH, and we’re thrilled to

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How Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Communications and Information Technology Is Creating A New Generation Of Tech Champions


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Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, the government of Saudi Arabia, like any other government around the world, has had to move quickly and substantively with its stimulus packages for businesses to get through this crisis. However, in addition to that, the government of Saudi Arabia has not allowed the crisis to pause or slow down its ongoing and ambitious plans for boosting the Kingdom’s economy. According to Dr. Ahmed H. Altheneyan, Deputy Minister for Digital Capacities for the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT) of Saudi Arabia, the Kingdom’s ambitious social transformation projects are aimed at driving diversification across its economy, “with the government today acting as more of an enabler and facilitator through its policies and regulations, as well as funding.”

He explains that

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How Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Communications and Information Technology Creates A New Generation Of Tech Champions

Throughout the COVID-19 pan- demic, the government of Saudi Arabia, like any other government around the world, has had to move quickly and substantively with its stimulus packages for businesses to get through this crisis. However, in addition to that, the government of Saudi Arabia has not allowed the crisis to pause or slow down its ongoing and ambitious plans for boosting the Kingdom’s economy. According to Dr. Ahmed H. Altheneyan, Deputy Minister for Digital Capacities for the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT) of Saudi Arabia, the Kingdom’s ambitious social transformation projects are aimed at driving diversification across its economy, “with the government today acting as more of an enabler and facilitator through its policies and regulations, as well as funding.”



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He explains that the drivers of the Kingdom’s Vision 2030 are 13 nationwide programs, the most critical of which is the National Transformation Program, which

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Computer History Museum and RingCentral Partner to Modernize Communications Across Historical Bay Area Institution

RingCentral, Inc. (NYSE: RNG), a leading provider of global enterprise cloud communications, collaboration, and contact center solutions, today announced a new multi-year partnership with The Computer History Museum, based in Mountain View, California. RingCentral will be the museum’s enterprise cloud communications partner, bringing a modern and unified communications infrastructure—including messaging, video and phone—to the Bay Area-based institution.” data-reactid=”20″RingCentral, Inc. (NYSE: RNG), a leading provider of global enterprise cloud communications, collaboration, and contact center solutions, today announced a new multi-year partnership with The Computer History Museum, based in Mountain View, California. RingCentral will be the museum’s enterprise cloud communications partner, bringing a modern and unified communications infrastructure—including messaging, video and phone—to the Bay Area-based institution.

The Computer History Museum is a nonprofit organization with a four-decade history as the world’s

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Is Zoom Video Communications (ZM) Stock Outpacing Its Computer and Technology Peers This Year?

Investors focused on the Computer and Technology space have likely heard of Zoom Video Communications (ZM), but is the stock performing well in comparison to the rest of its sector peers? By taking a look at the stock’s year-to-date performance in comparison to its Computer and Technology peers, we might be able to answer that question.

Zoom Video Communications is one of 604 companies in the Computer and Technology group. The Computer and Technology group currently sits at #7 within the Zacks Sector Rank. The Zacks Sector Rank considers 16 different sector groups. The average Zacks Rank of the individual stocks within the groups is measured, and the sectors are listed from best to worst.

The Zacks Rank emphasizes earnings estimates and estimate revisions to find stocks with improving earnings outlooks. This system has a long record of success, and these stocks tend to be on track to beat the

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