Sunday, October 17, 2021

Deepdive and Paytomat to combine

DeepDive and Paytomat are to merge.The changing format of consumption, new security requirements and ever-increasing speeds of interaction with customers are posing challenges to both technology communities and businesses around the...

Blockchain – transparently opaque?

Bitcoin valuations have made many recent headlines. The attractions of anything which increases in value by 40%+ in weeks is understandable. Yet there are problems. Some of these involve Bitcoin (which ET...
Algorand Foundation

Algorand Foundation launches Grants Program

Algorand Foundation, has launched a 250M Algo Tokens (ALGO) Grants Program. This broad, multi-year program aims to provide funding to projects building apps to support infrastructure, end-user applications and research innovation...
Kleros announces The Justice Protocol

Kleros gets Thomson Reuters incubator place

Blockchain dispute resolution solution Kleros has been accepted into the Thomson Reuters Incubator program. The announcement is a boost for Kleros who launched The Justice Protocol earlier this year. It has...

Boardwalktech expands supply chain program

Boardwalktech Software is expanding its trade promotion, planning, forecasting and pricing solution via (an unnamed) local food products manufacturing company. This client is integrating additional point-of-sale data feeds into Boardwalktech's Digital...

SkyCell and OpenPort add different logistics/blockchain angles

SkyCell and OpenPort have different approaches to the logistics/blockchain challenge. Skycell focuses on air freight and airlines. In contrast, OpenPort, a Hong-Kong-based platform that uses blockchain technology to transform domestic distribution in...
ARK Smartbridge

ARK to accelerate all-in-one blockchain access

ARK has announced a release of ARK Deployer, a lightweight script enabling "Point. Click. Blockchain" systems. With this ARK seeks to create a blockchain solution with all the traditional benefits that...

Blockchain is reshaping payment processing – Part I

A desire for faster payment processing and better audit trails is leading companies away from traditional payment systems and toward innovation - with blockchain reshaping payment processing changes. Multiple companies are playing,...

Q2 Solutions and the application of blockchain in clinical research

Q2 Solutions (Q2), a clinical trial laboratory services organisation, has conducted a sample tracking proof-of-concept (PoC) using distributed ledger technology (DLT or blockchain) in partnership with HSBlox and R3. The goal of...
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CarTaxi and upending the way we act?

A misleading press release appeared this week, entitled "CarTaxi: Blockchain Technology Will Leave Dispatchers Without Work" and sourced from St Petersburg, Russia. About the only cogent link to blockchain was provided...


Precisely and TomTom extend collaboration (Image Credit: Denys Nevozhai on Unsplash)

Precisely and TomTom extend collaboration

Data integrity company Precisely and mapmaker and location company TomTom are extending their long-term partnership. The two companies have been working together for over...
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Groove raises $45 million

Groove has raised $45 million in a Series B funding round led by Viking Global Investors. Viking Global Investors led this latest round. Existing...
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BigCommerce, CMA CGM Group partnership to support global eCommerce solutions

BigCommerce, the CMA CGM Group and NewOxatis and have announced a strategic partnership. The partnership will enable thousands of NewOxatis' merchants to build digital...
EU to target domain registration as step to improving cybersecurity (image Credit: Markus Winkler on Unsplash)

EU to target domain registration as step to improving cybersecurity

The European Commission has published its latest proposal to improve cybersecurity across the EU. At 108 pages, it is far from a quick read...
Project Kanban

ProjectManager completes Project Manager study

ProjectManager has published a new report entitled Global Trends in Project Management 2022. The report is based on a survey of 600 respondents from...
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Brightpearl publishes report on ‘New Normal’ for commerce

Brightpearl has published a new report that tracks the emergence of a significant new trend in retail. ‘Tis the season to be Scaleable’ highlights...
BNY Mellon

BNY Mellon uses blockchain to digitise working capital in trade finance

BNY Mellon has joined the Marco Polo consortium working to introduce blockchain technology into international trade finance. The intention is that this will digitize...
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Open Source integration platform launches

TriggerMesh has announced the launch of its cloud-native open source integration platform. The new platform enables organisations to build event-driven architecture under the Apache...
Zyxel to ship F-Secure SENSE in containers (Image Credit: Mika Baumeister on Unsplash)

Zyxel to ship F-Secure SENSE in containers

Zyxel is to distribute F-Secure SENSE in containers. It’s an interesting move and one that will have an impact on home broadband and security....
Forcepoint agrees to acquire Bitglass to strengthen its SASE platform (Image Credit: Annie Spratt on Unsplash)

Forcepoint agrees to acquire Bitglass to strengthen its SASE platform

Forcepoint is to acquire Bitglass to extend its SASE offering. Bitglass has a fully integrated cloud-native Secure Service Edge (SSE) platform. Forcepoint plans to...
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Sitecore announces the future of the Digital Experience Platform

Sitecore has launched Sitecore Experience Manager Cloud, an entirely cloud-native CMS offering. The solution provides design flexibility, integration-friendliness, and authoring experience for businesses to...
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How to apply design thinking as a leader

This is the 24th in a series of business tips from industry leaders that Enterprise Times has interviewed. Enterprise Times recently spoke with Joerg...
Attempted ransomware attack will hit Weir Group profits (Image Credit: Christopher Burns on Unsplash)

Attempted ransomware attack will hit Weir Group profits

Weir Group has disclosed that it was hit by a sophisticated ransomware attempt in the second half of September. Details were revealed to shareholders...
Blockchain Catch-up

Charles Brett’s Blockchain Catch-up Week 40 (2021)

This is Charles Brett's start-of-the-week Enterprise Times ‘blockchain catch-up’ Week 40. Necessarily it is idiosyncratic and selective. It is not intended to be comprehensive but...