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Traditional Review Cycles Stifle Progress At Large Enterprises

Large enterprise organisations are striving for more continuous and data-driven performance processes, according to respondents in Workday’s global “Employee Performance Management Needs a Promotion” study, conducted by Forrester Consulting, on behalf...
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10 ways the cloud solves your endpoint security problems

Endpoint security is failing. There are a million attackers out there devoting all their energies to getting through the network perimeter and, right now, the odds are stacked in their favour. Network...
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Three ways small businesses can compete with large enterprises

In a world dominated by multi-national organisations, a lack of resources and personnel means it can be difficult for start-ups and SMEs to compete. However, this doesn’t have to be the...
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Are you ready to embrace the cognitive organisation?

Digital transformation is a process that has been underway for some time. It is a wide-ranging overhaul of the way organisations do business both internally and externally. It includes changes to...
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Mind the cyber risk gap

As the number of digital transactions dramatically increases, so does the risk and likelihood of cyber-attack. This means that organisations handling large amounts of sensitive data are more likely to become...
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Cybersecurity is a Market for Lemons

I recently attended CYBERUK which is the UK government's flagship cybersecurity event hosted by the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC). The event features world-class speakers, and opportunities for interaction between the...
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Ohana was at the heart of Dreamforce

The experience of ones first Dreamforce can only be described as surreal. Along with a steady diet of sessions I had the chance to interview several people and talk to many...
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ECJ Ruling – Tracking employee hours worked

A new European Court of Justice ruling could mean that all companies need to actively monitor staff working hours. Nick Whiteley, CEO of HFX explains. A recent ruling by the European Court...
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The user is the new security perimeter – let’s put them at the heart...

Unstructured data is the hackers’ new ‘black’ As modern working practices continue to develop and evolve, so technology and the way in which we consume it is also constantly advancing. Today, organisations...
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IBM z14 plays the trust card, but does it hold a winning hand?

It’s that time again, the time that most observers in the industry say will never happen. IBM is releasing the next generation of its z Systems mainframe products called the z14....

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Digital Transformation needs people, technology and data

Research carried out by Alteryx and published during its EMEA Alteryx Inspire event in London, has demonstrated the importance of people, technology and data....
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