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Steve Brooks

Steve Brooks
Steve Brooks has worked in IT for nearly 30 years, working through different roles to CIO in a number of vertical markets including Finance, Manufacturing and Real Estate. A qualified Project Manager. He spent 17 years at Savills plc, a FTSE 250 real estate company, rising to CIO before leaving in 2012. Steve is Director of Consultancy at Synonym Ltd and while studying at Henley Business School for his MBA was deputy editor at www.business-cloud.com, a Dods Group publication. He joined CIC as an associate consultant in 2013. He is a member of BCS and an associate member of the Institute of Directors.


The challenge of container security

The challenge of container security

At Sumo Logic's Illuminate 2019 conference, Ben Newton, Director of Product Marketing, and Frank Reno, Technical Product Manager, talked with Enterprise Times about the...
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See when your deferred emails are scheduled to post.

In one of my recent tips I showed how to schedule an email to be posted at a different time and date to when...
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NHS pilots augmented reality (AR) for inventory management

Ingenica Solutions will pilot the use of Augmented Reality (AR) in the UK’s National Health Service (NHS). The partnership will develop the first inventory...
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European eCommerce associations to merge

Ecommerce Europe and EMOTA, the European Digital Commerce Associations, have announced that they are joining forces. The two associations will be unified under the...
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Customers are interested in London’s Microsoft / Oracle cloud collaboration

In June, Microsoft and Oracle announced their multicloud collaboration. This enables customers to interconnect the two company's clouds. It also simplifies management for IT...
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Is Continuous Intelligence the key to better security?

As Sumo Logic kicked off its Illuminate 2019 conference in San Francisco, Enterprise Times talked with Bruno Kurtic, Founding VP of Product and Strategy,...
Is Open Source licensing irretrievably broken?

Is Open Source licensing irretrievably broken?

Jonathan Ellis is the CTO and Founder of DataStax. At ApacheCon 2019 in Las Vegas, he gave a keynote that will make many in...
Why you should be looking at Cassandra for cloud

Why you should be looking at Cassandra for cloud

Patrick McFadin is the VP Developer Relations at DataStax. Enterprise Times caught up with him at ApacheCon to talk about all things Cassandra. McFadin...
Socialbakers launches paid analytics

Socialbakers launches paid analytics

Social media management platform, Socialbakers, has added paid analytics. The new addition comes as organisations seek to increase their marketing spend on social media...

FedNow, to be a decentralised real-time payment and settlement system?

The Federal Reserve Board (Fed) in early August announced that the Federal Reserve Banks will develop a new round-the-clock real-time payment and settlement service...
What is Mo Plassnig, VP Cloud at Cloudbees excited about?  

What is Mo Plassnig, VP Cloud at Cloudbees excited about?

At DevOps World, Enterprise Time caught up with Moritz Plassnig, VP Cloud, Cloudbees. Plassnig falls into the category of an AcuiHire. He ended up...
Apple calls out Project Zero

Apple calls out Project Zero

It's just over a week since Google's Project Zero team scored big headlines by publishing the details of an attack against Apple's iOS. Apple...
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NexTech signs AR deal with The Wright Brothers to enhance online shopping experiences

NexTech AR Solutions has agreed with The Wright Brothers USA (TWBUSA) to ARitiz several items from its product line. The company intends to explore...
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HotStuff – a blockchain approach to watch?

Asynchronous Byzantine Fault Tolerance (ABFT) has become one of the ways of delivering consensus in the DLT (distributed ledger technology) arena - for example...