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News from the week beginning 22nd March

News in week beginning 22nd March included product announcements from @Salesforce, @DocuSign, @Domotalk, @EasyProjectcom, @Procoretech, @Tableau @InsightSoftware, And @YellowfinBI
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News from week beginning 15th March

Week beginning 15th March saw @Oracle, with @CintraSoftware and @SSCL_UK have move more than 250,000 UK civil servants News onto OCI
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News from week beginning 8th March

News from week beginning March 8th saw Asana deliver massive growth. There was research by @Elmo_Software and @PlexSystems on the impact of #COVID on #HR and #Manufacturing .
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News from week beginning 1st March

News from week beginning 1st March included big @Dynamics365 announcements from @Microsoft Ignite and @QuickBooksUK launching a business account
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Centerbridge sells control of Precisely in a $3.5 billion deal

TA Associates and Clearlake Capital are to take control of Precisely, the leading data integrity company. The change of ownership brings about a new phase in its evolution, four years after ...
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News from week beginning 22 February 2021

Week beginning 22 February 2021 has research from @CleoNeverStops, @AutomationAnywh, @SAP, @TechnologyOne, @Experian, @Celonis and @SDWorx
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When did Ataccama acquire Tellstory?

Ataccama has announced the acquisition of Tellstory, a data visualization start-up based in Slovakia. While there is little information about Tellstory, it seems to have been founded out of Instarea, where...
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TigerGraph raises record funding for Graph Analytics

TigerGraph has raised the largest amount for a Graph Analytics company, raising $105 million in a Series C funding round. Hitherto, the $80 million raised by Neo4J in 2018 in its...
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Is Precisely up for sale?

Precisely, the company that was forged from the combination of SyncSort and a division of Pitney Bowes in May 2020 maybe up for sale. PEHUB (registration required) reported the deal based...
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Precisely powers up leadership team

Precisely, a global leader in data integrity solutions has unveiled three additions to its leadership team in recent months. Pat Collins was named CFO, Anjan Kundavaram joined as Chief Product Officer,...


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Mondelēz snacks on AwareGO security training

AwareGo has signed a three year deal with Mondelēz International to supply security awareness training to the food giant. Mondelēz sees an advantage to...
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Digital commerce companies flock to join the MACH Alliance

Membership of the MACH Alliance has swollen recently with a number of new recruits to the cause. Myplanet, an early pioneer in the headless...
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How do I type letters with an accent quickly?

Here is a #tip on when you need an #accent for a letter not found on the #keyboard. You can get it by using the Alt Gr key found on the right of the spacebar. #MSWord
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Golden Chicken lays more_eggs backdoor for LinkedIn jobseekers

The Golden Chicken threat actor is currently running a spearphishing campaign that leaves the fileless backdoor more_eggs on its victim’s computer. The details of...
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Kimble creates an advisory board with Enterprise customers

Kimble has held the first meeting of a new Enterprise Advisory Board. It brings together peers from major professional services organisations that are also...
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ThreatQuotient secures US $22.5 million in new finance deal

ThreatQuotient has secured US $22.5 million in new financing. The money is a combination of equity and debt financing from an investment syndicate. That...
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Sellercloud releases order cancellation solution for eRetailers

Sellercloud, a multi-channel eCommerce management platform with billions of dollars in ‘Gross Merchandise Volume’ (GMV), has released Memaila. The platform helps eCommerce merchant streamline...
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Mitigating Microsoft Exchange attack and the rise of XMRig

April’s NTT Global Threat Intelligence Report is focused on the ongoing Microsoft Exchange attack and the growing incidents involving XMRig. It is over a...
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Digital Planet introduces new customer portal to deliver data analytics

Digital Planet has launched a self-service customer portal facility that leverages the Yellowfin data analytics software using the Exasol analytics database. The portal was...

Cosmos enables IBC (Inter-Blockchain Communication) token transfers

Cosmos has enabled Inter-Blockchain Communication (IBC) transfers on its Cosmos Hub. This makes it possible for sovereign blockchains to transfer digital assets (tokens) and...
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Global spend on apps rise by 40%

Research by App Annie reveal consumers spent $32bn on in-apps purchases across iOS and Google Play globally in Q1 2021. This is the biggest...
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Soda releases new cloud platform for trusted data

Soda has released Soda Cloud. It calls it a: “data observability and collaboration platform that helps data teams get ahead of the silent data...
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Building Reputation through acquisition

Reputation has announced its first acquisition of 2021, with the reputation experience management company snapping up Nuvi for an undisclosed sum. Nuvi has an...
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Marketing in professional services, a tip

A tip by Mark Robinson, @KimbleApps on whether a professional services firm should invest in PR. Practical advice from an industry leader.