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News from week beginning 31st May

News week beginning 31st May dominated by @SAP with #SapphireNow creating a new business network to drive supply chain collaboration.
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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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Apache Cassandra gets AIOps upgrade

Apache Cassandra now has an AIOps service designed to make running Cassandra and DataStax Enterprise (DSE) easier. Project Vector has been released into a private beta by DataStax. It will continuously...
How Electrolux is using AI to shape the white goods market

How Electrolux is using AI to shape the white goods market

The use of AI and machine learning to reshape business, improve processes, find new opportunities and build new service offerings is quickly becoming commonplace. At the Spark+AI Summit in Amsterdam, Enterprise...
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News from week beginning 23rd March

News last week included COVID-19 related product and services updates from @BlackLine, @Icertis, @Sovos, @Phenom_people, @Skedulo and @ThinkHR . Advanced bought ticket and @SAP started two #startup accelerators
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Kai Waehner explains why you need Kafka

The Apache Kafka summit was held in London last week. Kafka was originally designed to solve the problem of high volume and throughput at LinkedIn. This means that it is capable...
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Clifford Chance creating its own lawtech solutions

Clifford Chance is one of the biggest law firms in the world. In 2017-2018, it reported revenues of £1.62 billion. It has an impressive array of clients and an equally impressive...
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SAS acquires Boemska to accelerate AI integration into cloud marketplace

SAS, a provider in analytics technology has acquired Boemska, a privately held technology company specialising in low-code/no-code application deployment and analytic workload management for the SAS platform. The acquisition further enhances...
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News from week beginning 17th May

News from week beginning 17th May includes acquisitions by @SDWorx, @Wolters_Kluwer and an MBO of @Fenergo supported by Astorg and Bridgepoint.
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This will impact the way work is being done!

Aera Technology has launched its Cognitive Operating System. It will roll the platform out in a limited pilot to existing users. In around two months Aera will make it generally available....


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FBI move creates payment challenges for cybercriminals

The FBI has successfully recovered US$2.3 million that Colonial Pipeline paid to the Darkside cybercrime gang. It represents 85% (63.7) of the bitcoins used...
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Death of a salesman? Salesforce launches new AI agent

Salesforce has unveiled Einstein Relationship Insights (ERI), an AI-powered virtual research agent that autonomously explores the internet and internal data sources. The agent looks...
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Using a Shortcut key to repeat a command in Microsoft Office

I have talked about shortcut keys previously. In fact I created 8 lists for Excel alone. Use this link to locate the first and...
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Does your CISO have a defined job description?

On the 5th June, Qualys announced the death of its CEO Philippe Courtot a veteran of the technology industry. He was also a visionary...
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Smartsheet unveils innovative productivity tools at ENGAGE event

Smartsheet has launched a number of innovations, partnerships and offerings that supports its platform. Expanded capabilities to enhance the no-code user experience, bolstered enterprise-grade...
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Five tips towards building a no-code enterprise

Speaking at Smartsheet’s ENGAGE virtual event, Gene Farrell, Chief Strategy and Product Officer at Smartsheet outlined the journey towards building a no-code enterprise. Smartsheet...
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Alibaba Cloud launches new livestreaming eCommerce solution

Livestreaming eCommerce solutions are quickly evolving as a response to the increasing demand during the COVID-19 pandemic. In response, Alibaba Cloud has launched a...
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Smartsheet discusses the future of business and the big unlock – no code

Mark Mader, President and CEO at Smartsheet, provided the keynote address at the company's Engage Virtual Event. His key theme was progress. According to...

Riksbank begins cooperation with external participants in e-krona pilot

During the next phase of its e-krona pilot, the Riksbank (the Swedish Central Bank) will test the technical solution for an e-krona together with...
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Lessons from the Colonial Pipeline attack

The June GTIC report from NTT Ltd looks at the Colonial Pipeline attack and the lessons to be learned. It also highlights how the lack...
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How do you get control of OT security?

Securing OT has been a challenge for IT departments for many years. The problem is that many of the systems currently in use have...
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Upfluence announces influencer marketing integration with WooCommerce

Upfluence Software has confirmed its influencer marketing application can be integrated with WooCommerce. The company offers influencer discovery on its proprietary database featuring a...
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Deltek publishes government contracting industry report

Deltek has published its 12th annual Deltek Clarity Government Contracting Industry Study. The report identifies the current contracting trends and market outlooks. Every year,...
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BigCommerce launches B2B Edition to support sales operations

BigCommerce has launched B2B Edition, a new offering that enhances the selling experience for B2B enterprise merchants. B2B Edition provides an advanced suite of...