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Becrypt Works Hard to Make Systems Look Easy with Paradox

There are many paradoxes in the IT industry. One of my favourite contradictions is this: “restriction can be enormously liberating”. When we have fewer options and decisions to make, we often...
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Blending Front and Back Office: Key Ingredients for an Enhanced Customer Experience

Richard Mill from Business Systems explains why CIOs need to focus on blending the front and back office – putting the customer at the centre of digital transformation to give them...
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Change? Yes please!

This is a further article in my series looking at fundamental areas of business. Common themes emerge wherever I work. Whether it’s with small businesses or global corporations and anywhere in...
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Enterprise Management Incentive to employees – Share Options

For a long time employers have been juggling incentivizing staff, retaining them whilst keeping bonus sums and salary costs to an affordable sum. One way to juggle this was the Enterprise...
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Why two heads are better than one for IBM and Salesforce in AI

On Monday 6th March 2017, IBM and Salesforce announced they will form a strategic partnership centred on their Artificial Intelligent (AI) and cognitive computing products: IBM Watson and Salesforce Einstein. While...
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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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CloudClient – Origins of a Zero Trust Network deployment for UK Government

Whilst the concept of Zero Trust (ZT) networks is gaining broad popularity and acclaim, elements of the approach have been quietly adopted and applied within some sensitive government IT environments. The...
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Why project management needs to be an Excel-free zone

Project management is a challenge for all businesses, especially those that are co-ordinating numerous employees across the globe, all with their own tasks and deadlines. Putting everything down on an Excel...
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Strategies for successful growth

Strategies for successful growth Author: Steve Brooks This is sponsored content owned by Financial Force 2017 This white paper notes how professional services organisations can divide growth strategies into three areas. They need to consider ways to increase...
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The digital age needs a new set of healthcare leaders

The word “transformation” has become a buzz word in healthcare. According to the Cambridge Dictionary the noun describes “a complete change in the appearance or character of something or someone, especially...

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Can Qlik bring smile to Cheshire healthcare teams

In April 2020 four NHS Clinical Commissioning Groups will merge. As the units come together the work to leverage their combined data has already...
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NTT joins the Charter of Trust

NTT Ltd announced at the Munich Security Conference that it has joined the Charter of Trust (CoT). Created in 2018 by Siemens, the CoT...
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Barça joins Chiliz in sporting blockchain alliance

Barça (aka FC Barcelona) has signed a partnership agreement with Chiliz. The latter is a blockchain-based fan engagement platform for sports and entertainment. The...
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Mavenlink sets up executive advisory board

Mavenlink has announced the creation of an executive advisory board. The founding members are Keith Carlson, Ed Marshall, and Walt Weisner. This is an...
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PadSquad launches shoppable eCommerce advertising experience for mobile

PadSquad, in partnership with Shoppable, announces the launch of Shop by PadSquad. The new platform is a solution with the first universal checkout technology...
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KeyedIn raises funding

KeyedIn has announced that it acquired access to funding in December 2019. Rather than raise a full Series C round, it opted for venture...
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Deepdive and Paytomat to combine

DeepDive and Paytomat are to merge.The changing format of consumption, new security requirements and ever-increasing speeds of interaction with customers are posing challenges to...
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Verisign wants big increase in dotcom domain prices

Verisign wants to increase the price you pay for your .com domain. It has reached a provisional agreement with ICANN, the body that oversees...
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CDC and WHO’s Coronavirus data, visualised from a blockchain

Acoer, developer of blockchain-enabled applications, is helping its healthcare and life sciences clients to easily track and visualize the ongoing Coronavirus outbreak. It will...
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Infosys acquires Simplus

Infosys has reached a definitive agreement to acquire Simplus, one of the fastest growing Salesforce platinum partners in the US and Australia. Simplus is...
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Research shows how IT leaders are approaching digital transformation

Flexera, a consultancy that supports organisations realise technology’s ability to accelerate business has released the 2020 Digital Transformation Planning Report. The inaugural report examines...
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Hedera Hashgraph to leverage Armanino’s TrustExplorer

Hedera Hashgraph is partnering with Armanino to use the latter’s TrustExplorer. Hedera Hashgraph offers an enterprise distributed ledger platform. Armanino is one of the...
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Equifax breach was carried out by Chinese military

The massive Equifax data breach which exposed the details of over 147 million people worldwide, has now been pinned on Chinese military hackers. The...
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Alcon sees audit better with Workiva

Alcon, the global leader in eye care, is leveraging the Workiva platform to improve its compliance processes, the connected reporting and compliance vendor revealed....