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Learning about the changing services delivery landscape at Kimble Connect

Geoff Pople COO, Kimble opened the largest Kimble Connect event to date. This was the fifth year of Kimble Connect. It was well attended with just under 200 customers present. Kimble...
The Growing DDoS Landscape

The Growing DDoS Landscape

A new wave of DDoS attacks on South Africa’s internet service provider has highlighted the continued growth in frequency, intensity and sophistication of these attacks. A10 Networks’ recent report on the...
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Do you have a skills shortage or skills short-sightedness?

Despite the increasingly competitive business landscape and the war for talent, many organisations still can’t judge whether or not they have a workforce skills gap to plug. Panicked and under pressure,...
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Tax opportunities for technology businesses and why it’s important to get them right (Part...

In recent years, successive governments have introduced or improved a number of tax incentives for early stage companies looking to scale up and grow. In an increasingly competitive international market place...
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In Expense Management, Employee-First Experiences Drive the Bottom Line

Anyone who travels for business knows that tracking, logging and reporting expenses has long been one of the most tedious aspects of professional work life. And like just about everything, the...
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Why Acquiring Soft Skills Needn’t Be Hard

Elearning expert Jean-Marc Tassetto outlines how to respond to new data on what skills are important in the workplace – and how one European government is leading the way. Without a doubt...
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Is User Enumeration an incident waiting to happen?

Intruder.io's latest research demonstrates the impact of user enumeration flaws. It has found that they affect up to 13,000 organisations and it could be many more. The flaws exist in a...
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Planning is critical – if you don’t have a plan, how do you know...

This is part of a series of articles looking at some fundamental areas of business and I should start out by sharing where these ideas have come from. My career started...
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Digital Public Services that Deliver – the Challenge for Chief Digital Officers

It’s 15 months since the launch of the Local Digital Declaration, a rallying call for local government organisations to build better public services by identifying and pursuing digitisation projects. There are...
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How physical and cybersecurity threats converge around mass-participation events

It’s been 50 years since the iconic gathering at Woodstock that saw half a million people come together. Today the lure of mass-participation events is just as strong, whether they are...

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New data reveals brand loyalty on the rise among consumers

Yotpo, a provider of eCommerce marketing platform, released its annual brand loyalty survey examining American consumers' sentiment towards brands. The survey also examines the...

Fractal signs Gnosis to drive financial inclusion via blockchain

Fractal has signed a partnership with Gnosis Limited. Fractal is a Berlin and Singapore-based identification management start up. Gnosis has developed a conditional token...

ConsenSys Space launches blockchain-based, transparent TruSat

ConsenSys Space has unveiled TruSat - an open source, 'citizen-powered' space sustainability system. ConsenSys founder and Ethereum co-founder Joseph Lubin discussed its mission, alongside...
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NTT Ltd predicts SOAR adoption set to rocket

NTT Ltd has revealed the cybersecurity trends it sees shaping the business technology landscape in 2020. It is a short and very focused list....
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Oxford Women in Computer Science Society + Zilliqa brings diversity to blockchain

Zilliqa, a high-throughput public blockchain platform, has launched the return of Blockchain A-Z. These are a series of blockchain education workshops - this time...
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Facebook admits to circumventing GDPR

Facebook has told a court in Vienna that: "We don't need user's consent ." It went on to say that since May 25, 2018,...
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Frost and Sullivan reports cybersecurity market In Asia-Pacific

Frost & Sullivan's has published a new report, Artificial Intelligence (AI)-based Security Industry Guide. The report examines smarter security frameworks, use cases of AI-based security...
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How is Accenture moving customers to DevOps?

Stas Zvinyatskovsky, Managing Director, Accenture works with companies around the world. His focus is on software engineering from architecture to processes, to organisation and...
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Etherisc-based blockchain-based agricultural insurance pays out

Oxfam, Etherisc and Aon have announced success in the first season of their blockchain-based delivery of microinsurance to smallholder paddy field farmers in Sri...
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ConsolFreight, TradeForward. logistics providers and trade finance

ConsolFreight has released, at the IoT Solutions World Congress in Barcelona, a new Proof of Concept (PoC) report entitled 'Trade Forward'. The underlying project...
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WAX and dfuse partner to launch API suite for developers

Worldwide Asset eXchange (WAX) is partnering with dfuse to offer developers a powerful API platform. Their objective is to drive first-rate user experiences for...
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Forrester’s 2020 predictions for blockchain/DLT

Forrester has published its enterprise blockchain/Distributed Ledger Technology for 2020. In essence, its analysts argue the focus will shift to integration and interoperability, from...
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Disrupt or be disrupted: Welcome to the brave new connected world

Disruptive innovation is happening now, and its happening faster than ever. To become a truly connected enterprise is not an option anymore. It is...
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Productiv gets second funding in quick succession

Productiv has announced a $20 million Series B round of funding. This is less than six months after it closed a $8 million Series...