IBM withdraws participation from RSA Conference over coronavirus fears- Technology News, Firstpost

 IBM withdraws participation from RSA Conference over coronavirus fears

(Reuters) – Worldwide Enterprise Machines Corp on Friday stated it had cancelled its participation within the RSA cyber safety convention resulting from coronavirus-related issues.

“The well being of IBMers is our main concern as we proceed to observe upcoming occasions and journey relative to Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)”, the corporate stated in a tweet

The occasion is scheduled to happen Feb. 24–28 in San Francisco.

Earlier within the day, Fb Inc stated it had cancelled its world advertising and marketing summit scheduled for subsequent month in San Francisco resulting from coronavirus-related dangers.

The Cell World Congress (MWC), the annual telecoms business gathering in Barcelona, was additionally cancelled after a mass exodus by exhibitors on coronavirus fears.

The virus, which originated within the Chinese language metropolis of Wuhan, has killed greater than 1,500 individuals up to now and contaminated greater than 66,000 individuals on the Chinese language mainland.

(Reporting by Arundhati Sarkar in Bengaluru)

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