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Sue Lingard

Sue Lingard
Sue is Director at Cezanne HR, the leading provider of flexible cost-effective Cloud-native HR software for mid-sized and growing UK and international businesses. After studying Personnel Management at the London School of Economics, Sue started her career in the travel industry before moving into the much more exciting, and constantly evolving, software sector. With over 20 years’ experience in the software industry, Sue is enthusiastic about the business benefits of digitising HR, and its impact on the wider workforce.


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Alibaba launches new B2B ecosystem for small businesses

Alibaba.com is bringing on a number of brands that share a passion for supporting SMBs, including major US businesses. The company has announced significant...
Students records stolen at Lancaster University

Students records stolen at Lancaster University

Lancaster University has admitted that its systems were subjected to two data breaches in the last few days. They are blaming the breaches on...

OneConnect partners with UnionBank to offer blockchain-enabled platform for MSMEs

OneConnect Financial Technology (OneConnect), an associate company of China's insurance Ping An Group, is partnering with UBX Philippines,  a wholly-owned fintech subsidiary of Union...
CircleCI bags US$56 million in funding round

CircleCI bags US$56 million in funding round

CI/CD platform vendor CircleCI has raised US$56 million in a Series D funding round. This brings the total raised by the company to $115...
Melissa Di Donato takes over at SUSE

Melissa Di Donato takes over at SUSE

In a surprise announcement SUSE has announced Melissa Di Donato is to become its new CEO effective August 5th. The move was prompted by...
Why are IT and users still disconnected over security?

Why are IT and users still disconnected over security?

NTT Security recently published its Risk:Value 2019 report. It is the most extensive survey the company has conducted and, importantly, it focused on users...
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Research shows top challenges for online advertising in 2019

Growth remains a top priority for online advertising, and driving brand awareness is central to that goal. However, digital marketers face constant challenges—hitting volume...

MOBI VID standard on blockchain, with BMW, Ford, Groupe Renault and others

The Mobility Open Blockchain Initiative's member-led Vehicle Identification (VID) working group has created and now launched the industry's first VID standard. With this, MOBI...
Fake FaceApp Challenge delivers adware

Kaspersky warns fake FaceApp installing MobiDash

Cyber criminals are distributing a least one fake version of the viral FaceApp age challenge warns security company Kaspersky. Those users downloading and installing...

EnCirca starts pre-registrations for blockchain domain names

EnCirca is now accepting applications for Ethereum's .ETH domain names. The deadline for applications is August 10, 2019. Encirca believes it is the first...
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90% of UK eCommerce startups fail within 120 days

The vast majority of eCommerce startups are set to fail within their first 120 days of operation, new research has revealed. A survey of...
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Kimble targets Australia with new team

Kimble Applications has announced the opening of a new office in Australia and the appointment of Steve Litsos as General Manager for the region....
Mihoko Matsubara talks about Cyber Security strategy at NTT 

Mihoko Matsubara talks about Cyber Security strategy at NTT

A cyber security strategy has to encompass the entire company. For many businesses, it is a fragmented set of policies, procedures and approaches that...
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Givex launches POS system in partnership with Brazil’s Ofner

Givex, a solution provider for gift card, voucher and loyalty services and Ofner, a traditional coffee chain in Brazil, announced a partnership in the...