Decentralised web

Could Substratum’s blockchain combinations decentralise web content?

Substratum is a start-up developing a decentralized approach web, one which may seeks to free and provide unrestricted access to content. The Substratum network is a worldwide collection of nodes that...
Allianz

Allianz captive insurance blockchain prototype

Allianz Risk Transfer (ART), part of Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty, has successfully implemented a blockchain prototype. This is for the existing global captive insurance program of an unnamed client. ART worked...
Blockchain and supply chains of the future

Could blockchains up-end today’s supply chain models?

Today's supply chain models are swift, yet often rigid. Brexit presents one particular set of uncertain challenges. Perhaps a more profound and longer term one will come from blockchains. This is...
Palace of Justice

Blockchain confirmation of evidence for courts?

The notion of blockchain confirmation of evidence for courts may seem outlandid-ish. Yet it is imaginable, as Al Davidson envisages in an MOJ Digital & Technology blog published last week. As he...
Blockchain

RAND’s blockchain challenges and opportunities

RAND Europe (RAND) has carried out a scoping study to examine the potential role of standards in supporting Distributed Ledger Technologies (DLT)/blockchain. The Report - entitled 'Understanding the landscape of Distributed...
Mobile money

Gates Foundation’s Mojaloop adopts ILP

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (Gates Foundation) has released Mojaloop which adopts Ripple's Interledger Protocol (ILP). Mojaloop is open-source software for creating payment platforms for the unbanked to access digital financial...
Mastercard

Mastercard opens access to blockchain API and disintermediates

Mastercard is opening access to its blockchain technology via an API published on 'Mastercard Developers'. Mastercard hopes its blockchain solution will enable new ways for consumers, businesses and banks to transact....
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...

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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...
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...
Mexico City

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...