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11 telco’s launch the  Communications Blockchain Network (CBN)

Eleven telco carriers are investing to set-up a blockchain-enabled settlement platform - the Communications Blockchain Network (CBN). Remarkably it has drawn support from more than ten technology partners, some of which...
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TransPerfect integration VDR with True Digital Dossier’s blockchain

TransPerfect, a language and technology solutions provider, and distributed ledger firm True Digital Dossier (TDD) are partnering to integrate the latter's new blockchain technology with TransPerfect's Virtual Data Room (VDR) tool,...
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Walmart China adopts food safety with VeChainThor blockchain

The Walmart China Blockchain Traceability Platform, built on the VeChainThor blockchain, was announced at the 2019 China Products Safety Publicity Week in Beijing. This is a development of Walmart China, China...

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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Blocksyte + Caroli introduce blockchain traceability for olive oil

Blocksyte, a blockchain supply chain application company focused on the food industry supply chain, and Caroli, a producer of high-quality, extra virgin olive oil (EVOO) have introduced end-to-end blockchain traceability into...
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What to make of Facebook’s Libra?

On June 18th Facebook 'announced Calibra and Libra (though they will not be available until 2020). This is either a momentous event or an irrelevance or (perhaps) something in between. Companies...
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Microsoft, SalesForce and the Ethereum Foundation join Hyperledger

Hyperledger, an open source collaborative effort created to advance blockchain, has announced a diverse line-up of eight new members, including the Ethereum Foundation, Microsoft, Nornickel and Salesforce.  Hyperledger also added a...
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Ripple partners with MoneyGram

Ripple, a provider of blockchain for global payments, entered into what it calls "a strategic partnership with MoneyGram". The latter is one of the world’s largest money transfer companies. Through this...
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TCS teams with SAP to transform surgical kit ecosystem

Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) is partnering with SAP to launch an Intelligent Field Inventory Management (iFIM) solution. Powered by SAP Leonardo, this leverages IoT and blockchain to assist medical device manufacturers...
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FDA program to evaluate blockchain to protect pharmaceutical integrity

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has selected IBM, KPMG, Merck and Walmart for inclusion in a program which will support the U.S. Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA). The...

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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...
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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...
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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....
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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....
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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...
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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...
How does Glasswing Ventures choose the right start-ups?

How does Glasswing Ventures choose the right start-ups?

Every day seems to bring more cybersecurity and AI start-ups. At Black Hat 2019, there were lots of companies claiming how their AI could...
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MexiCar, a vehicle application storing tamper-proof data on blockchain

DeepCloud AI is developing MexiCar, a blockchain- and AI-powered platform to store, secure and track ownership and vehicle registration information. The platform will integrate...
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Salesforce to buy ClickSoftware

Salesforce is planning to buy ClickSoftware, a management solutions service provider. ClickSoftware enables companies to schedule and optimise field service work. Salesforce Field Service...