Insurance

Blockchain-backed market for tradeable insurance policies

fidentiaX is in the developmental phase of creating a blockchain-backed market for tradeable insurance policies. By basing this on blockchain technology it hopes to disrupt the insurance status quo - by...
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Evan Goldberg talks about work done, doing and going to do at NetSuite

At SuiteConnect in Oracle Openworld Enterprise Times spoke to Evan Goldberg, founder of NetSuite and EVP, Development, Oracle NetSuite. Fresh from his keynote he spoke about the direction that NetSuite is...
Wave

Cross-border blockchain banking takes a big step forwards, with dangers

IBM  has announced, with technology partners Stellar.org and KlickEx Group. a new blockchain banking solution to help financial institutions address the processes of universal cross-border payments. The design aims to: reduce...
Commercial vehicle/truck

Blockchains will alter the commercial vehicle industry, and more

According to a new Frost and Sullivan Report, blockchains will account for 10–15% of commercial vehicle (CV) industry transactions by 2025. The Report, which covers Heavy, Medium and Light Duty trucks,...
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Academic credentials to go on a blockchain

The first university in the Asia-Pacific region has started to issue recipient-owned academic credentials on a blockchain. The University of Melbourne has issued its Melbourne Teaching Certificate using the Learning Machine...
Fracking

Wrapping initiatives in blockchain and/or cryptocurrency fancy clothes benefits few

Blockchain and/or cryptocurrency mentions have become marketing tools, for all sorts of products and services. Many of these have little to do with either underlying technology or currency. Consider the following, lightly...
Trade finance

Batavia: yet another trade finance blockchain platform… (duh)

Bank of Montreal, CaixaBank, Commerzbank and Erste Group have joined Batavia. Batavia derives from an initiative launched by UBS and IBM in 2016 to build a new global trade platform based...
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Might SDRs turn into IMFcoins?

In October 2016 the International Monetary Fund (IMF) launched consultations on the future of its SDRs (Special Drawing Rights). It was part of a conversation at a gathering to celebrate the Bank...
Evan Goldberg on stage at SuiteConnect at Oracle Openworld 2017 (c) Oracle by Hartmann Studios

Oracle NetSuite delivers quadruple

Evan Goldberg, Founder of NetSuite and EVP Development of Oracle NetSuite took to the main stage of Oracle Openworld. He unveiled how NetSuite has evolved under the new ownership of Oracle....
Hong Kong

Blockchain meets bancassurance in Asia

China Construction Bank (Asia) Corporation Limited (CCB) and IBM have announced the development of the first blockchain-enabled bancassurance project in Hong Kong. The solution is now under testing with insurance providers...

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Ultrain

Ultrain launches its blockchain mainnet

Ultrain has announced the launch of its mainnet. This marks the next step forward for this commercial public chain. It is also, Ultrain claims,...
ContentBox

Castbox launches ‘Community’ to make podcasting more social

Podcast app creator Castbox has launched Community, a new feature which enables both creators and listeners to participate in the ever-expanding podcast ecosystem. Available...
Matt Calkins on why you should care about low code

Matt Calkins on why you should care about low code

With AppianWorld in San Diego on the horizon, Enterprise Times spoke with Matt Calkins, CEO, Appian about why people should care about low code....
Nexledger

Samsung SDS and Tech Mahindra to enhance Nexledger blockchain platform

Samsung SDS and Tech Mahindra are to collaborate in the global blockchain market using the Nexledger platform. As part of the collaboration between the...
Is Dragonblood a wake-up call for WPA3 security?

Is Dragonblood a wake-up call for WPA3 security?

Dragonblood is a collection of five exploits and vulnerabilities that affect the latest WPA3 protocol and certification. They were revealed by security researchers Mathy...
John South on the challenge of compliance and regulation

John South talks about the challenge of compliance

Over the last decade there has been a significant increase in the amount of compliance that businesses have had to deal with. Nowhere is...
Doctor-Patient

One Med Chart shares blockchain data between patients and EMS

Augusta HiTech has launched its One Med Chart, a patient-controlled electronic medical records (EMR) blockchain platform. This introduces real-time EMR sharing between patients and...

Albertsons to join blockchain-based IBM Food Trust for romaine lettuces

Albertsons, one of the largest food and drug retailers in the US, is to join the blockchain-based IBM Food Trust network to improve...
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Finding the cell that contains just a space in Excel

I have many clients who have the same problem with importing data from other applications into Excel. All seems perfectly well until they start...
Rani Osnat talks about containers and security

Rani Osnat talks about containers and security

At the KubeSec day in Seattle, Enterprise Times talked with Rani Osnat, VP Product Marketing at Aqua Security. ET had just spent the day...
SAS Fraud Report

SAS indicts UK companies’ lack of fraud detection

Research undertaken for a SAS Report indicates that British companies, on average, lose significantly more money to procurement fraud, and the country is far...
Verasity

Verasity blockchain integrates with Vimeo video

Verasity offers a blockchain-based platform which supports the infrastructure and tools for video publishers to serve rewarded video and loyalty programs to viewers. It...
Finance companies suffer the most cyber attacks

Finance companies suffer the most cyber attacks

The NTT Security 2019 Global Threat Intelligence Report (registration required) is out. It reveals that 32% of all attacks observed globally, targeted web applications....
BT signs €5.9 million deal with NATO

BT widens its deal to support NATO

British Telecom (BT) has announced a new deal with NATO worth €5.9 million. It has signed a three year agreement with the NATO Communication...