Friday, July 10, 2020
Blancco survey shows companies unprepared for GDPR

12-step action plan for GDPR

The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is causing concern for companies as they struggle to plan for its implementation according to the latest survey to be published (registration required). The...
Google and Level 3 Communications reach interconnection agreement Source Nixon

Google gets tighter to Level 3

In a brief announcement Level 3 Communications revealed that it has reached a multi-year interconnection agreement with Google. The agreement is settlement free and is centred around the concept of a...
NTT Osaka 5 Rendering (Source NTT Communications)

NTT Communications adds 5th DC in Osaka

  NTT Communications has announced the opening of a new data centre in Osaka. The Osaka 5 Data center is located in the heart of Osaka close to transport links and it...
Did a rat eat your tax return?

Did a rat eat your tax return?

HMRC has listed the worst 10 excuses for 2013-2014 from those who missed the self-assessment deadline for tax returns. All of the excuses were put forward in appeals against penalties applied by...
Bromium Endpoint Exploitation Trends 2015

Security exploits overwhelming defences

Security exploits hit a new high last year as reported by security vendor Bromium. Their Endpoint Exploitation Trends 2015 report makes sobering reading for IT security teams who must, by now,...
BT/EE gets the green light Iage Source: Neumann

BT gets green light to acquire EE

It wasn’t quite a forgone conclusion but BT were given regulatory approval to complete the £12.5 billion acquisition of EE to further consolidate the telecoms market in the UK today. There...
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Oracle wants 1400 jobs filled across EMEA

The scale at which Oracle does things will scare some of its competitors as it seeks to massively grow its cloud business. Rather than talk about customer wins and latest upgrades...
Cloud services use jumps but data ownership a serious concern

Cloud services want data rights

In its latest Cloud Adoption and risk report, cloud security vendors Skyhigh Networks reports that the use of cloud services jumped by 33% in 2015 to an average of 1038 per...
SAP results seem to signpost growth into 2016 Source

SAP results signpost growth

SAP has issued preliminary figures for its full year 2015 with cloud and software revenue up 20% for the full year using non-IFRS accounting methods. The news sparked a small surge in...
SAP rebrand four acquisitions Image source : Scott

One for all and all four one as SAP rebrands

All good things come to an end and SAP has rung the bell signalling that four of the brands recently acquired have been renamed in a brief press release by Maggie Chan...


APT activity is targeting COVID-19 research (Image Credit: fernando zhiminaicela from Pixabay )

APT activity is targeting COVID-19 research

Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) activity is on the increase with nation-state backed attacks targeting COVID-19 research. The claim comes from NTT Ltd in its...

CVA publishes key ceremony guidelines for digital asset protection

The Crypto Valley Association (CVA) has published its 'Trusted Key Ceremony Guidelines' This is an initiative coming from the from CVA's Cybersecurity Working Group....
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Kooomo launches Pick & Pack app to improve grocery online shopping experience

Kooomo, the digital eCommerce specialist, has launched an innovative Pick and Pack app. It has developed the app to improve the online shopping experience...
How has COVID-19 changed life in the SOC? (Image Credit: NTT)

How has COVID-19 changed life in the SOC?

Life in the SOC (Security Operation Center) is rarely slow. But as COVID-19 raged around the world and organisations scrambled to adapt to mass...
Cosmic Lynx is the first Russian BEC group (Image Credit: bruce mars on Unsplash)

Cosmic Lynx is the first Russian BEC group

Cosmic Lynx is a new Business Email Compromise (BEC) group. Unlike most BEC scams that originate in Nigeria, this one comes from Russia. To...

Xage Security and MFA for industrial operations, including legacy IoT

Xage Security (Xage) is introducing a new Multiple-Factor Authentication (MFA) offering. It will enable industrial organisations to protect entire operations across a variety of... and MS Teams (c) integrates to Microsoft Teams

0 has announced that it has integrated Microsoft Teams into its Work OS platform. This is the first of several announcements in the coming...
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OnBuy launches leading eCommerce integrations

OnBuy, a fast-growing marketplace has launched integrations with an array of leading eCommerce solutions. The integration should enable millions of retailers to join the...
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Wrike adds HTML Proofing

Wrike has added a new feature to Wrike for Marketers to assist marketers in this task: HTML proofing. Wrike for Marketers already includes the ability to...

EIC awards €5M for social innovations based on blockchain

The European Innovation Council (EIC) Prize on Blockchains for Social Good, has awarded €5M to six winners selected in a call to identify scalable,...
Irish DPC faces judicial review after NOYB complaint (Image Credit: Pete Linforth from Pixabay)

Ireland’s DPC faces judicial review after NOYB complaint

Ireland’s Data Protection Commissioner (DPC) faces a judicial review over its handling of GPDR cases against WhatsApp and Instagram. Ireland’s High Court granted the...
Digital adoption surges across Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank (Image Credit: Makalu from Pixabay)

Digital adoption surges across Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank

Digital adoption of banking services has hit record levels at Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank (ADIB). In the first half of 2020, it has seen...
Krow becomes Klient

A new PSA emerges

Krow Software has rebranded as Klient. The news came in the same week as the company announced the latest version of its PSA solution,...
European Startups Dashboard launches (Image Credit: StartupStockPhotos from Pixabay)

European Startups Dashboard launched

The European Startups Dashboard launches today. A core element of the initiative, it aims to provide forensic intelligence about the EU startup community....