Tuesday, July 14, 2020
Imperial College London's St Mary's Campus, part of the Faculty of Medicine

WiFi SPARK connects patients

WiFi SPARK has completed a successful deployment of its patient User Experience Portal (UEP) with Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust. The solution has been deployed across multiple sites and will deliver both...
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Rapidminer boosted by $16M of equity finance

Rapidminer has completed its Series C funding round, raising $16 million from several investors both new and existing. NGP (Nokia Growth Partners) is the lead investor while others include existing investors...
Telefonica and China Unicom set up new venture called Smart Steps Digital Technology Company Limited (C) Ian Murphy 2014

Telefonica Smart steps into China

China Unicom and Telefónica have announced a new joint venture that further builds on their 2009 strategic alliance. The new company will leverage the Telefonica Big Data and Smart Steps technology...
Dr. Lisa Su, President and Chief Executive Officer, AMD

Will AMD Polaris spark GPU revival?

AMD has unveiled the AMD Polaris GPU architecture at CES 2016 as it looks to turn around its fortunes in the Graphics Processing Unit (GPU) market. What makes the announcement interesting is...
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Saab to deploy IFS in South Africa

Fresh from the signing of a US$245 million contract with the Brazilian Ministry of defence for its Gripen fighter system including 36 Gripen NG airplanes, Saab has signed a deal worth...
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12 areas to reduce carbon usage with ICT

BT has produced a report that details 12 ways that companies and individuals can reduce their carbon footprint. In the report BT lists a number of offerings that can help business...
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Sage eCommerce unwrapped

  Sage have announced its eCommerce for Sage 50 powered by Actinic platform. It has been delivered through a partnership with Actinic part of the Oxatis group. One of the critiscisms of...
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3 manufacturing clients is better than 1 for IFS

IFS has announced three more manufacturing customer wins in the run up to Christmas, two of which are likely to be worth more than €1 million. The first is an unnamed...
Hitachi Consulting deploys SAP IM&C on private cloud

Hitachi private cloud offers SAP

Hitachi Consulting has announced that it will offer subscription access to SAP solutions on its private cloud offering. The cloud service will focus on SAP Industrial Machinery and Components (SAP for IM&C)...
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Salesforce blows away coal fires

Salesforce has taken a major step in sourcing its energy from renewable sources with a 12 year agreement for 40 megawatts (MW) of power from a new West Virginia wind farm...


Cyberattacks increase on the extended enterprise (Image Credit: Joshua Aragon on Unsplash)

Cyberattacks increase on the extended enterprise

Cyberattacks against enterprise targets have increased as a result of the lockdown. They were already on the increase before enterprises sent large numbers of...

Telos launches Epios Project for anonymous COVID-19 testing

Telos has launched the Epios Project. Designed to facilitate anonymous testing for COVID-19 and other epidemics, this epidemic disease project will include anonymous testing...
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Are remote workers slacking off?

80% of remote workers in the US admit to slacking off now they are at home, at least that’s what they told SellCell in...
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Will US legislation stop COVID-19 apps leaking user data?

COVID-19 contact tracing apps are leaking user data according to security company Avast. It claims that rushing apps to market has meant skimping on...
Spyware and stalkerware usage surges during lockdown (Image Credit: Tumisu from Pixabay )

Spyware and stalkerware usage surges during lockdown

The use of spyware and stalkerware has surged during the lockdown, claims Avast. It says usage of these privacy busting apps for the period...
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Qlik discovers importance of data analytics in fight against COVID-19

Qlik completed two surveys in 2020 that helped identify the changing use of data analytics in NHS Trusts in the UK due to COVID-19....

Symbol and wine fraud prevention by blockchain

Symbol from NEM (Symbol) has developed an enterprise blockchain designed to work in critical load situations – such as networks requiring very high speeds...
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Forter launches smart routing solution for automated payments

Forter, an eCommerce fraud prevention provider, has launched Forter Smart Routing. It is an automated payment routing solution to help merchants prevent revenue...
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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...
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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...