Davos

A Blockchain Value Framework: measuring blockchain values

Co-designed with Accenture, the World Economic Forum's (WEF) Blockchain Value Framework is the second in a series of white papers aimed at enterprises and organisations wishing to understand how blockchain technology...
WePower

Marubeni invests in WePower’s renewable energy procurement and trading platform

Marubeni Corporation (Marubeni) has announced that it has signed a convertible loan agreement (though it does not state the size of the loan) with WePower UAB (WePower), a Lithuanian start-up which...
Koin Rewards

Koin Rewards and TrueLayer to use Open Banking for ethical loyalty rewards

Koin Rewards, an ethical rewards platform built on blockchain, has integrated with leading financial API provider TrueLayer to provide customers with instant rewards via Open Banking. Customers will receive instant rewards...
Antara

Komodo’s Antara framework and ‘Smart Chains’

Komodo has announced that Antara, an end-to-end 'Smart Chain' development framework, has gone live. Antara enables developers to break from many of the limitations of a single-chain blockchain platform architecture by...
OneConnect

OneConnect partners with UnionBank to offer blockchain-enabled platform for MSMEs

OneConnect Financial Technology (OneConnect), an associate company of China's insurance Ping An Group, is partnering with UBX Philippines,  a wholly-owned fintech subsidiary of Union Bank of the Philippines (UnionBank), to build...
MOBI

MOBI VID standard on blockchain, with BMW, Ford, Groupe Renault and others

The Mobility Open Blockchain Initiative's member-led Vehicle Identification (VID) working group has created and now launched the industry's first VID standard. With this, MOBI introduces blockchain technology for digital vehicle identification...
Register

EnCirca starts pre-registrations for blockchain domain names

EnCirca is now accepting applications for Ethereum's .ETH domain names. The deadline for applications is August 10, 2019. Encirca believes it is the first ICANN Accredited Registrar to accept such applications. "Billions...

OneConnect to build supply chain finance ecosystem

OneConnect, a member company of Ping An Group (the world's largest insurance group by market cap) aims to make multi-party information sharing a reality with blockchain. It hopes to break information...
Nervos CKB

Huobi and Nervos partner for decentralised financial services blockchain

Huobi Group, a blockchain services provider, is partnering with layered blockchain network Nervos to develop a new public blockchain focused on decentralized financial (DeFi) services. The project, provisionally named Huobi Finance...
Hapag Lloyd ship

TradeLens adds Hapag-Lloyd and Ocean Network Express

TradeLens acceptance increases with Hapag-Lloyd and Singapore-based Ocean Network Express (ONE) deciding to join the blockchain-enabled digital shipping platform. Jointly developed by A.P. Moller – Maersk and IBM, it seems as...

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Ransomware hits 23 local government entities in Texas

Ransomware hits 23 local government entities in Texas

Ransomware has hit 23 local government entities in Texas. The details of the attack emerged via a post from the Texas Department of Information...
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Applying innovation lessons from SailGP to business

Enterprise Times sat down with John Abel, VP Cloud and Innovation for UK, Ireland and Israel at Oracle on the eve of the Cowes...
Alfa

Alfa blockchain social network/digital sharing launched on Indiegogo

Alfa app and smartwatch intend to foster freedom to create and transact, reward users for their time, protect their privacy, and respect the chronological...
CalGovOps

State of California formalises interest in blockchain

California Government Operations Agency Secretary Marybel Batjer has selected Camille Crittenden, Executive Director of the Center for Information Technology Research in the Interest of...
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Duplication in PowerPoint

How many times do you create a pretty box or object in PowerPoint and need to have exactly the same again and again and...
PTT

Standard Chartered executes Letter of Credit on Voltron blockchain

Standard Chartered Bank has announced the successful execution of a pilot transaction for PTT Group (PTT International Trading Pte Ltd) and IRPC Public Company...
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Considerations when selecting a PSA solution

Enterprise Times sat down with Kevin Roberts, Product Evangelist at Kimble Applications. Roberts joined Kimble recently having spent several years at a competitor. The...
Jenkins World / DevOps World 2019

It’s time for software delivery to be a core business process

As Jenkins turns 15, Enterprise Times caught up with Sacha Labourey, CEO, Cloudbees at Jenkins World / DevOps World to talk about the companies...

Advanced obtains funds for growth

Advanced has announced that Vista Equity partners has sold a share of Advanced to BC Partners. Vista acquired Advanced in 2015 for £750 million....
NTT Security does threat intelligence deal with Europol

NTT Security does threat intelligence deal with Europol

NTT Security has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Europol's European Cybercrime Centre (EC3). The deal sees the two organisations share threat intelligence....
Finboot

Finboot secures Repsol investment after blockchain PoC

Finboot will supply Repsol with its blockchain technology solution BlockLabs after a successful blockchain Proof of Concept (PoC) conducted with the Spanish energy company....
Threat hunting, attribution and identifying what motives threat actors

Threat hunting, attribution and identifying what motives threat actors

Jaime Blasco is the AVP Product Development at Alien Labs, part of AT&T Cybersecurity. At Black Hat 2019, Jaime sat down with Enterprise Times...
Hedera

IBM and Tata Communications join Hedera Governing Council

Hedera Hashgraph, a distributed ledger platform for enterprises, has announced that IBM and Tata Communications have joined the Hedera Governing Council. The Council -...
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Deltek to acquire construction accounting vendor ComputerEase

Deltek has further strengthened its grip of the construction software industry with an agreement to acquire ComputerEase. The deal will see Deltek add over...