Sunday, December 16, 2018
EU blockchain

Microsoft win top BaaS spot / EU seeks blockchain for banks

There were two developments last week which indicate how deep blockchain is penetrating enterprises. The first came in the form of a report from ABI Research (ABIR). This suggests that Microsoft...
Quadrant

Quadrant Protocol launches blockchain data authentication

Quadrant Protocol has opened Mainnet. This makes available its data authentication technology to public and private organisations which could include FMCG, governments and financial firms, start-ups and SMEs. The objective is...
Fuergy device

FUERGY aids users trade energy via blockchain

FUERGY is a Slovakian renewable energy company. It has launched an AI-powered device (see centre of the photo) which utilises blockchain to help users optimise their consumption, maximise their energy efficiency...
SkyGrid

Boeing and SparkCognition launch SkyGrid

Boeing and SparkCognition have announced their SkyGrid joint venture which aims to build an AI and blockchain-powered airspace management software platform. The objective is to "enable the future of urban aerial...
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Primalbase creates blockchain space leasing system

Primalbase, a blockchain-enabled co-working company, has launched a new leasing and booking system called Primalbase Lease Market. This is a blockchain-based booking system. The Primalbase Lease Market enables members - those who...
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SIMBA Chain wins DoD blockchain supply chain contract

The U.S. Air Force (USAF) will use SIMBA Chain, a blockchain platform to shore up its logistics and supply chain capabilities. SIMBA Chain is a cloud-based Blockchain-as-a-service (BaaS) platform. This government...
Data61

CSIRO’s Data61 trials new smart money with Commonwealth Bank

CSIRO's Data61, with the Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA), has trialed a new form of smart money powered by blockchain. The trial demonstrated that it is possible to use smart money, sometimes...
Cryptower

Cryptowerk’s BaaS to certify data integrity of digital assets

Cryptowerk is to use blockchains to authenticate digital assets. It has introduced Cryptowerk Seal as a blockchain-as-a-service (BaaS) solution. This creates an immutable seal for any form of digital assets where...
Europe Map

European enterprises choosing IBM for blockchain

IBM has multiple projects underway with European enterprises, including Telefónica, Valenciaport, Carrefour (Food Trust) and the Central Bank of Azerbaijan. Companies are exploiting IBM's knowledge to innovate around blockchain, with a...
Singapore

MAS and SGX leverage blockchain for settlement of tokenised assets

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and Singapore Exchange (SGX) have successfully developed Delivery versus Payment (DvP) capabilities for the settlement of tokenised assets across different blockchain platforms. This will help simplify...

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Everipedia’s expansion plan for its blockchain-based encyclopedia

Everipedia is building an encyclopedia based on blockchain technology. It plans to improve and expand its IQ ecosystem in several major phases. Everipedia launched...
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Dual screen for the price and space of one.

I do sometimes wish that every person in a company goes through a proper introduction to their PC on the induction course when then...
Tomi Adabayo talks about protecting IP

Tomi Adebayo talks about protecting IP

Protecting data, especially Intellectual Property (IP) is just as important as preventing the leak of personal data. While the latter will get you big...
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Salesforce adopts JavaScript

Salesforce has announced Lightning Web components. These are self contained, re-usable units that are used to make up an app. Developers can now create...
Blockchain

IOHK offers secure smart contracts technology

IOHK, a blockchain research and development company, has developed two tools for writing smart contracts for the Cardano blockchain. Plutus and Marlowe launched -...
Alain Fiocco talks about the new solutions OVH is offering

Alain Fiocco talks about the new solutions OVH is offering

Alain Fiocco is the CTO of OVH, the French cloud provider with plans to be a €1 billion company in the next few years....
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Blockchain Technology Partners and enterprise blockchain challenges

At the Hyperledger Global Forum (being held in Basel, Switzerland) Blockchain Technology Partners (BTP) is discussing how its recently-launched Sextant blockchain management platform addresses...
Thomas Di Giacomo and Brent Smithurst talk Cloud Foundry and containers

SUSE’s Thomas Di Giacomo and Brent Smithurst talk Cloud Foundry

At the Cloud Foundry Summit Europe, Enterprise Times caught up with Thomas Di Giacomo, CTO, SUSE and Brent Smithurst, Global Product Marketing Manager, SUSE....
Jason McGee on IBM, Cloud Foundry and Kubernetes

Jason McGee on IBM, Cloud Foundry and Kubernetes

Jason McGee is the CTO of all things Platform as a Service at IBM Cloud. Among the products he looks after is IBM's Cloud...
Kubernetes security under the spotlight

Closing the Kubernetes security gap

If 2017 was the year of container experimentation, 2018 has seen containers begin to be deployed. Even ignoring the overhyped numbers from vendors, the...
Juniper Multi Cloud

Juniper + Nutanix offer multi cloud

Juniper Networks (Juniper) and Nutanix are partnering to deliver integrated solutions for a secure as well as automated multi-cloud enterprise. The rationale is their...
Rae McClelland and Steph Aldridge talk about education and diversity

Improving education and diversity in cyber security 

At a recent Cyber Security Challenge Face to Face (F2F) competition, Enterprise Times (ET) spoke with Rae McClelland and Steph Aldridge. McClelland is the...
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Frustrated with selecting large areas in a spreadsheet?

I often hear from my students that they take a long and frustrating time to select the information they need in large spreadsheets. They...
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ConnectWise steps up security offering

ConnectWise has announced the acquisition of Sienna Group, a managed security services provider (MSSP).  This is not an acquisition that will see ConnectWise enter...