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News from week beginning 4th November

ServiceNow has announced the acquisition of Fairchild RS a business continuity solution provider. It expects to complete the acquisition by the end Q4 2019. Alight Solutions, has completed its acquisition of NGA Human...
A year later, Fuca talks about Reputation.com

A year later, Fuca talks about Reputation.com

Joe Fuca took the helm as CEO at Reputation.com a little over a year ago. Enterprise Times caught up with Fuca to see what is happening at the reputation and customer...
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Unit4 boasts triple digit growth

Unit4 has revealed some impressive figures from its Q3 results. As a privately owned organisation it does not have to release figures but this is part of CEO Mike Ettling’s approach...
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Disrupt or be disrupted: Welcome to the brave new connected world

Disruptive innovation is happening now, and its happening faster than ever. To become a truly connected enterprise is not an option anymore. It is a question of survival. This was the...
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Productiv gets second funding in quick succession

Productiv has announced a $20 million Series B round of funding. This is less than six months after it closed a $8 million Series A round led by Accel. Back then,...

TTI and TTF: a common framework for tokenisation?

The platform-neutral Token Taxonomy Initiative (TTI) has announced the publication of the Token Taxonomy Framework (TTF) V 1.0. The underlying idea is to enable businesses and developers to understand and then...
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Xant adopts three pronged approach

InsideSales.com has taken the brave move of rebranding itself to XANT. XANT provides the same sales acceleration solutions as it did under the old brand. It no doubt hopes that the...
Workday + Scout

Workday buys Scout for circa $540 million

Workday has reached an agreement to acquire Scout RFP for around $540 million, subject to adjustments. Founded in 2014, Scout RFP has had only four rounds of funding, raising $60.3 million...
Blockchain

Accenture + SAP + R3 build DLT prototype for banking RTGS

Accenture, SAP and R3 are collaborating to co-innovate to build a real-time gross settlement (RTGS) system. The objective is to enable faster, more efficient, reliable and secure payments between banks and...
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News from the week beginning 28th October

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New data reveals brand loyalty on the rise among consumers

Yotpo, a provider of eCommerce marketing platform, released its annual brand loyalty survey examining American consumers' sentiment towards brands. The survey also examines the...

Fractal signs Gnosis to drive financial inclusion via blockchain

Fractal has signed a partnership with Gnosis Limited. Fractal is a Berlin and Singapore-based identification management start up. Gnosis has developed a conditional token...

ConsenSys Space launches blockchain-based, transparent TruSat

ConsenSys Space has unveiled TruSat - an open source, 'citizen-powered' space sustainability system. ConsenSys founder and Ethereum co-founder Joseph Lubin discussed its mission, alongside...
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NTT Ltd predicts SOAR adoption set to rocket

NTT Ltd has revealed the cybersecurity trends it sees shaping the business technology landscape in 2020. It is a short and very focused list....
Oxford

Oxford Women in Computer Science Society + Zilliqa brings diversity to blockchain

Zilliqa, a high-throughput public blockchain platform, has launched the return of Blockchain A-Z. These are a series of blockchain education workshops - this time...
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Facebook admits to circumventing GDPR

Facebook has told a court in Vienna that: "We don't need user's consent ." It went on to say that since May 25, 2018,...
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Frost and Sullivan reports cybersecurity market In Asia-Pacific

Frost & Sullivan's has published a new report, Artificial Intelligence (AI)-based Security Industry Guide. The report examines smarter security frameworks, use cases of AI-based security...
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How is Accenture moving customers to DevOps?

Stas Zvinyatskovsky, Managing Director, Accenture works with companies around the world. His focus is on software engineering from architecture to processes, to organisation and...
Sri Lanka

Etherisc-based blockchain-based agricultural insurance pays out

Oxfam, Etherisc and Aon have announced success in the first season of their blockchain-based delivery of microinsurance to smallholder paddy field farmers in Sri...
ConsulFreight

ConsolFreight, TradeForward. logistics providers and trade finance

ConsolFreight has released, at the IoT Solutions World Congress in Barcelona, a new Proof of Concept (PoC) report entitled 'Trade Forward'. The underlying project...
WAX

WAX and dfuse partner to launch API suite for developers

Worldwide Asset eXchange (WAX) is partnering with dfuse to offer developers a powerful API platform. Their objective is to drive first-rate user experiences for...
Forrester

Forrester’s 2020 predictions for blockchain/DLT

Forrester has published its enterprise blockchain/Distributed Ledger Technology for 2020. In essence, its analysts argue the focus will shift to integration and interoperability, from...
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Disrupt or be disrupted: Welcome to the brave new connected world

Disruptive innovation is happening now, and its happening faster than ever. To become a truly connected enterprise is not an option anymore. It is...
Men Follow Climb Succession Image by Free-Photos from Pixabay

Productiv gets second funding in quick succession

Productiv has announced a $20 million Series B round of funding. This is less than six months after it closed a $8 million Series...