2 TMT MAGAZINE / Q2 2018 , Editor’s Note From the latest news and features on trends within the technology, media and telecoms markets, the Q2 2018 edition of TMT Magazine is packed with a diverse range of informative pieces and inclusions. In recent news, the Board of Directors of LG Electronics (LG) have approved the acquisition of leading automotive lighting and headlight systems provider ZKW Group, capping a deal worth more than EUR 1.1 billion, LG’s largest acquisition to date. Under the terms of the transaction, LG Electronics will acquire a 70 percent stake in ZKW Group with parent company LG Corp. purchasing the remaining 30 percent. The strategic merger is expected to result in synergies that allow the combined companies to lead the global lighting sector in autonomous vehicle components. Gracing the cover of this month’s issue is Intermine .com.au , who provide enterprise-wide Storage Resource Management solutions, which empowers IT administrators to effectively manage file growth by visualising opportunities for space acquisition and effective file movement. Recently, we spoke with CTO of the Year 2017, Scott McCallum who gave us an insight into the ongoing success of Intermine. Also in this issue, we discover more about QA Mentor, an award winning, ISO 27001 and ISO 9001:2015 certified leading independent software testing company headquartered in New York. We spoke to Founder & CEO, Ruslan Desyatnikov who revealed to us more about the firm and the innovative services that they provide. Elsewhere in this edition, Davra Networks is an Application Enablement Platform (AEP) for IoT, operating with an aim of providing a complete IoT platform that allows its customers to define, build and bring to market vertical specific IoT applications. Recently, we profiled the company as we looked to explore some of the secrets behind its success. Here at TMT News, we truly hope that you enjoy reading this issue and look forward to hearing from you soon. Jessica Daykin, Editor Phone: +44 (0) 203 725 6842 Email: j.dayki [email protected] Website: www.tmt-magazine.com AI Global Media, Ltd. (AI) takes reasonable measures to ensure the quality of the information on this web site. However, AI will not assume any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, correctness or completeness of any information that is available through this web site. If errors are brought to our attention, we will try to correct them. The information available through the website and our partner publications is for your general information and use and is not intended to address any particular finance or investment requirements. In particular, the information does not constitute any form of advice or recommendation by us or any of our partner publications and is not intended to be relied upon by users in making or refraining from making any investment or financial decisions. Appropriate independent advice should be obtained before making any such decision. Any arrangement made between you and any third party named in the site is at your sole risk and responsibility.