Thursday, January 21, 2021
HP Partners failing to pass on savings to customers

HPE being failed by its channel?

Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) is having a problem with channel partners who are failing to pass on offers to customers leaving SMEs substantially out of pocket. The situation appears to have been...
7 tips to protect children

7 tips to protect children online

Today is Universal Children's Day and Panda Security have put out 7 tips to help protect children on the Internet. Many children are allowed onto the Internet by parents who hand them...
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Five ways to make your business a success

Xero has published some research based on responses from the UK and US revealing five key reasons why small businesses fail in the first few years. The results are a mix of...
Inforum was held in Paris this year (image credit Thorn)

Does Infor have $500million Workday killer?

On the second day of the Inforum conference in Paris, the partner summit started with a very engaging fireside chat with Stephan Scholl, President at Infor, Jeff Abbott, SVP, Global Alliances...
Skyhigh Networks exposes how filenames are pointing hackers to the data

Filenames act as Neon Signs to hackers

The quarterly Skyhigh Networks Cloud Adoption and Risk Report is now out and it shows that the filenames used by users are acting as neon signs for hackers. What makes the Skyhigh...
Storm Internet has navigated its way through the Cloud market (Image CRedit Dekker)

Navigating the STORMy cloud market

  The CSP (Cloud Service Provider) market has been changing for several years. Companies that could offer cloud solutions are being undercut by their larger competitors unable to compete with the scale...
Equinix Enterprise of the Future

What is the Enterprise of the Future?

Equinix publishes its latest research focusing on the Enterprise of the Future which focuses on how interconnected a company is. The research looked at 1,000 senior IT roles spread over 14 countries....
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Does Blue Coat have a blue ocean?

Blue Coat has announced an expansion to its ETM (Encrypted Traffic Management) partnership program with the addition of seven new companies to its ecosystem. eSentire, Gigamon, LogRhythm, ManagedMethods, Symantec, TopSpin Security and...
Intercede survey shows Millennials are more security savvy than thought

Millennials disappointed in cybersecurity

A study released by Intercede today says that: "Millennials in the U.S. and U.K. have almost entirely lost trust in government and business to protect their personal information online." Millennials are often...
Telecity adds Microsoft Office365 to Cloud-IX (Image Credit Hester

Why Telecity added Microsoft Office365 ?

Telecity Group has announced the availability of Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute for Office365 via the Cloud-IX platform. This will allow customers to establish a private network connection between their own networks and...


Can your CIO keep up with digital transformation? (Image Credit: Sebastian Herrmann on Unsplash)

Can your CIO keep up with digital transformation?

The latest Global CIO report (registration required) from Dynatrace has highlighted the challenges of digital transformation. It discovered that as the speed of digital...
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Citrix buys Wrike – a brilliant strategic move or mad gamble?

Citrix has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Wrike for $2.25 billion in cash. This is 16x the $140 million unaudited SaaS ARR...

BiiLabs introduces blockchain-based payments for supporting digital currencies

BiiLabs is a Taiwan-based startup. Using blockchain technologies it has developed BlaPay. This is a solution for merchants wishing to lower transaction fees, aggregate...
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SAP publishes new reports and unveils replenishment solution for retailers

January has been a busy month for SAP. The company unveiled a new report about the changing shopping behaviour of Baby Boomer and Generation...
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Cloverleaf continues to prove its worth

Infor Cloverleaf continues to solve the interoperability challenges across the world in healthcare. Prevent Senior, a major Brazilian healthcare company has selected Infor Cloverleaf....
NTT offers early warning system to SolarWinds clients (Image Credit: Joel Filipe on Unsplash)

NTT offers early warning system to SolarWinds clients

NTT has built an early warning sensor to detect attacks related to the recent SolarWinds. It is being offered free-of-charge for 30-days to qualified...
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Shopify survey the costs of starting a US business

The Research undertaken by Shopify indicates the average US small business owner spends $40,000 in their first year of business. In October, Shopify surveyed...
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MoD sees 18% rise in incidents involving personal data loss

The MoD has published its annual report and accounts. It is a whopping 217 pages long and takes some reading to get through. One...
Can AI coach you to be a better sales person? (Image Credit: Arlington Research on Unsplash)

Can AI coach you to be a better sales person?

Can the use of an AI-enabled voice coach improve your sales? Bigtincan is betting that it can. The company has just announced its acquisition...
Blockchain Catch-up

Charles Brett’s Blockchain Catch-up for Week 2

This is a Charles Brett's start-of-the-week Enterprise Times ‘blockchain catch-up’ for Week 2. Necessarily it is idiosyncratic and selective. It is not intended to be...
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Brightpearl publishes report on UK and US shopping behaviours

Brightpearl has published a new report which reveals significant changes to shoppers’ spending habits since the Coronavirus pandemic. The report explores how COVID-19 will...
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Volkswagen selects commercetools for its eCommerce solution

Commercetools has announced a partnership with the Volkswagen Group. Volkswagen will utilise commercetools software and infrastructure for its group-wide eCommerce platform. The new platform...
Public Cloud adoption up but not without its problems (Pete Linforth from Pixabay )

Public Cloud adoption up but not without its problems

A new survey from Barracuda shows increased confidence in the public cloud but not without reservations. It seems that companies are adopting multi-cloud environments...
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SalesTrip raises $1.4 million in seed funding round

SalesTrip has raised $1.4 million in a second seed funding round led by Floreat Group. According to Crunchbase Floreat also led a previous round...