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Drone operators, are you ready for November 30th?

With drones (or “unmanned aerial vehicles” i.e. UAVs) becoming ever more popular and accessible to both commercial operators or consumer hobbyists alike, new rules and regulations have been put into place...
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Should AP contribute to positive buyer/supplier relationships?

A common view of the Accounts Payable (AP) function sees it as a hidebound, bureaucratic, back-office necessity where the primary task is to protect the buying enterprise from suppliers. This is...
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Is IT prepared for life in the fast lane of multi-cloud?

The time has passed when organisations were content with gradually moving data and applications out of costly on-premises data centres and into the cloud. Now, the strategic imperative is to create...
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The implication of a ‘no deal’ Brexit on your company’s IP protection and policies

Over 70% of your company’s net worth is related to intellectual property, as the impact of Brexit remains uncertain you need to prepare for the implications of Brexit on your company’s...
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Fake ID Fabrication in Race with Anti-Fraud Measures

United States government-issued identification cards are replete with anti-fraud measures such as ultraviolet ink markings and holographics. These are intent on stemming the reproduction of phony IDs. That, however, has not...
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The hidden implications of under-managed Accounts Payable

Many enterprises accept, almost fatalistically, that Accounts Payable (AP) is ‘one of the unavoidable costs of doing business’. For small enterprises that may be acceptable, primarily because they tend to have personal...
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The Importance of Communicating

This is a further article in my series looking at fundamental areas of business. Whether I work with small businesses or global corporations and no matter where in the world, there...
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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...
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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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Kadena launches its hybrid blockchain

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Ternio slashes minimum balance requirement on BlockCard

Ternio, the creator of BlockCard, has reduced the minimum balance requirement for all its BlockCard holders - by 90% (from US$100 to US$10). Ternio...