UAE

UAE could save US$3B with blockchain implementation

The UAE (United Arab Emirates) could save over US$3B (AEDirham 11B) by implementing advanced blockchain technologies. This is the claim of a joint white paper by the Centre for the Fourth...
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News from Week Beginning 20th January

With the World Economic forum being held in Davos, SAP stood out with two announcements tied to the event. Acquisitions continued with Akerna increasing the breadth of its Cannabusiness ERP solution....
Jolocom

Jolocom and Bundesdruckerei e-government PoC

To demonstrate the potential for decentralising digital identity solutions in the context of IT infrastructure, researchers at Bundesdruckerei have tested a blockchain-based self-sovereign identity solution with Jolocom. Bundesdruckerei is a federal...
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Retailers look to hybrid cloud as they search for flexibility

Nutanix, an enterprise cloud provider, has announced the retail industry findings of its second Enterprise Cloud Index Report. The report measures retailers’ plans for adopting private, hybrid and public clouds. It...
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Changepoint rises with bright future

Changepoint announced new branding last year and it has now revealed what it has been working on for the last eighteen months. In a triple announcement, it has revealed a new...
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FloQast raises $40 million in Series C funding round

FloQast has raised $40 million in a Series C funding round led by Norwest Venture Partners. FloQast provides close management software which enables businesses to accelerate their period end closure processes....
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Countingup delivers new feature for 2020

Countingup continues to enhances it simple banking, bookkeeping and accounting solution for small businesses. It has just launched a new web based profit and loss report on its Accounting Hub. The...
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Lekoil ends January on a more positive note

Lekoil has implemented Infor SunSystems combined with Infor CloudSuite EAM (Enterprise Asset Management) as it targets growth. Lekoil selected Infor partner Progressive TSL to implement the solution. Progressive TSL has a...
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Sage Foundation engages student on AI

Sage Foundation has launched its FutureMakers initiative in the US for the first time. It partnered with 3DE, a non-profit created by Junior Achievement to deliver AI workshops at Banneker High...
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News from week beginning 13th January

News beginning 13th January @Boomi, @Nintex, @Vendavo and #SilverLeaf (@Dynamics365) launched new products and @Exact and @SugarCRM revealed their Winter 20 releases.

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Noble Profit aligns BFLO with Responsible Sourcing Network, r3.0 Network and Dream Tank

As announced at the World Economic Forum (WEF), Noble Profit has formed alliances with three global sustainability and social impact organizations - the Responsible...
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Avast subsidiary harvested browsing data for sale

Antivirus vendor Avast has been accused of selling users personal data. The claim comes from an investigation carried out by news website VICE. The...
UAE

UAE could save US$3B with blockchain implementation

The UAE (United Arab Emirates) could save over US$3B (AEDirham 11B) by implementing advanced blockchain technologies. This is the claim of a joint white...
Jolocom

Jolocom and Bundesdruckerei e-government PoC

To demonstrate the potential for decentralising digital identity solutions in the context of IT infrastructure, researchers at Bundesdruckerei have tested a blockchain-based self-sovereign identity...
Image credit/Pixabay/Patricia Alexandre

Retailers look to hybrid cloud as they search for flexibility

Nutanix, an enterprise cloud provider, has announced the retail industry findings of its second Enterprise Cloud Index Report. The report measures retailers’ plans for...
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Going beyond CRM, talking technology, methodology and strategy

Enterprise sat down with Patrick Morrisey GM Revenue Optimization Business Unit and Nigel Cullington, VP Product Marketing at Upland Altify at Dreamforce. Cullington reveals...
Phoenix Rises Image by Leandro De Carvalho from Pixabay

Changepoint rises with bright future

Changepoint announced new branding last year and it has now revealed what it has been working on for the last eighteen months. In a...
FutureMakers Atlanta, Image credit Twitter @Corabeghin

Sage Foundation engages student on AI

Sage Foundation has launched its FutureMakers initiative in the US for the first time. It partnered with 3DE, a non-profit created by Junior Achievement...

EEA partners with Whiteblock to offer collaborative blockchain

The EEA (Enterprise Ethereum Alliance) is partnering with Whiteblock to provide a testing environment for the EEA global membership base (of which Whiteblock is...
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IBM report: ‘shoppers will pay premium prices for sustainable, traceable brands’

IBM has released a study on global consumer trends which 'reveals' that the importance of brand purpose surpasses cost and convenience for today's shoppers....
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The unsolved problem of poor utilisation

KeyedIn has highlighted recent research showing how poor utilisation rates are. The research, carried out by the Resource Management Institute (RMI), was co-sponsored by...
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Kadena launches its hybrid blockchain

Kadena has launched its public blockchain which includes full transactions and the ability to write smart contracts. The latest functionality of the network completes...
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WAV files risk to Windows 7 and beyond

WAV files have been blamed for infecting Windows 7 machines with cryptomining malware at a medical tech (MedTech) vendor. It infected over 50% of...
Ternio

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...