Nivaura

Nivaura blockchain to raise money?

Nivaura, a UK-based graduate-from from Microsoft’s Accelerator programme for start-ups, has developed an Ethereum blockchain-based service to make raising money simpler and cheaper. This could transform how businesses attact investor funds. Nivaura...
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IBM’s blockchain interest: has it peaked?

In 2016 IBM's blockchain interest showed its first signs of 'public life'. Through 2106 the number of announcements (by press release) built, with the odd quiet month. In 2017 the tempo...
Lamden

Lamden aims for rapid en-masse blockchain development

Blockchain intermediators Lamden aspires to deliver rapid blockchain development technology for enterprises. To fund Ethereum-compliant decentralized applications it has also announced its Tau token sale. This will begin in January, 2018...
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Bitcoin – worry, attitudes and futures

Bitcoin valuations head relentlessly up. At the start of 2017 a Bitcoin was worth a little over US$1,000. In eleven months it is almost ten times as much. What should make a...
Cargo and logistics

dnata’s blockchain proved in PoC

dnata's cargo operations, with Emirates Innovation Lab, IBM and flydubai Cargo, has created what it believes to be an innovative blockchain-based proposition for cargo service delivery. This adds value by removing...
Billon's network

Blockchain scalability addressed by two more startups

Blockchain throughput is, arguably, the dagger hanging over widespread blockchain adoption. There are two fundamental and interrelated problems. A blockchain's size and its ability to transact (to register additional transactions which...
ModulTrade Roadmap

ModulTrade: a blockchain-based trade platform for MSMEs

ModulTrade has launched a blockchain-based global trade platform specifically aimed at micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs). It claims it represents a new marketplace to meet, commit and execute safe and...
Ledgers

Choosing between blockchain or ILP (Interledger Protocol)

Blockchain implements 'distributed ledger'. The Interledger Protocol (ILP) enables different 'ledgers' to interoperate. At one level they both solve the issue of multiple ledgers. Yet they do this in very different...
Corda deployment

Corda and Azure deepen their embrace

R3 and Microsoft have expanded their partnership in order to accelerate adoption of R3’s Corda platform amongst businesses using Microsoft Azure. Having worked together since April 2016, the partnership will offer...
Accounting

Bizarre blockchain for accountants headline

ET received a email with the bizarre headline "Blockchain could replace banks and lawyers, says ICAEW". This purports to come from a new report from the ICAEW (the Institute of Chartered...

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What is your appetite for open source risk?

At the RSA Conference 2020, Brittany O'Shea, Senior Product Manager, Veracode presented Veracode's findings when it came to securing open source code. O'Shea talked with...
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DocuSign finally buys Seal Software

It was always likely to happen, as Enterprise Times mooted in March last year when DocuSign invested $15 million in Seal Software. DocuSign has...
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Blockchain Technology Partners adds DAML/smart contracts to Amazon QLDB

Blockchain Technology Partners (BTP) has made its integration of DAML with Amazon QLDB generally available. DAML is the open source smart contract language created...
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Yotpo partnership with Bazaarvoice to introduce retail syndication

Yotpo has announced a partnership with Bazaarvoice to enable customers to syndicate product reviews and visual user-generated content.  Yotpo's eCommerce marketing platform offers solutions...
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NTT Ltd expands partnership with Palo Alto

NTT Ltd and Palo Alto Networks have announced an extension to their current partnership arrangement. The news was announced as RSA 2020 in San...
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Security has to build its own pipelines for DevSecOps

Every DevOps conference likes to talk about the benefits from DevSecOps, shifting security left. The challenge for most organisations is how to do it....
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QANplatform integrates Chainlink oracles to access real world data

The Quantum-resistant QAN blockchain platform is planning to integrate Chainlink's decentralised oracle framework to enable developers to obtain tamper-proof real-world data. The objective is...
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Infor partners with Snowflake

Infor is to partner with Snowflake, bringing together its data analytics platform Birst with the cloud data platform. Importantly, both solutions run natively on...
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Nexcess launches support solution for Magento 1 merchants

Adobe’s Magento Version 1 (M1), is rapidly approaching its End of Life (EOL) date in June of 2020. The ending of new security patches...
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What is your appetite for software risk?

Chris Wysopal is the founder and CTO of Veracode. Unlike many CTOs in the cybersecurity business, Wysopal has a long history of actually doing...
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Time for cybersecurity to take back control of its story

The annual cybersecurity big bash, the RSA Conference, is now well and firmly underway. All around the place the story seems to be about...
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Contentful releases new app framework

Contentful, the global provider in headless content management announced its App Framework. A new standard for companies building a best-in-class digital experience stack, as...
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MSPs to get second generation toolkit

Pulseway has launched MSP Toolkit 2.0. The Toolkit was first launched last year. This latest release includes a new raft of features to support...
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S&P Global Platts launches new platform to help digitise commodity markets

S&P Global Platts, provider of information and benchmark prices for commodities and energy markets, announced the launch of Platts Platform. The announcement was made...