Friday, December 4, 2020
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Bullhorn changes hands

Bullhorn has announced that it will soon have new investors. Insight Venture Partners will acquire the shares owned by Vista Equity Partners. The announcement does not come as a total surprise. It...
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Simon Niesler on his goals for Infor

At Inforum, Enterprise Times spoke with Simon Niesler, Senior Vice President and General Manager for Western Europe at Infor. Niesler only took over the role six months ago and he arrives...
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Kasperbauer steps up to CEO at talentReef

talentReef has announced the appointment of Tyson Kasperbauer to President and Chief Executive. He also gets a place on the board.  John Raeder who bought talentReef in 2012 has stepped down...
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Nielsen gets his new CMO

FinancialForce has appointed Michael Ni as its new Chief Marketing Officer. Ni takes over a role that has remained vacant since Fred Studer left in June 2019. Tod Nielsen, CEO of...
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Asana provides goals for strategic objective setting

Asana has launched “Goals”, a flexible goal tracking system. In conjunction with the launch, it has also published results from a recent survey. The survey looked at how companies are setting,...
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Xero approaches 2 million users after record year

Xero announced its full year results last week for 2019. It has achieved a 36% growth in operating revenue, which now stands at $552.8 million (34% growth in constant currency). Annualised...
The rise of the Insider Threat

Employers and employees disagree over insider threat

Insider Threat is beginning to be accepted as one of the most understated problems in cyber security. This is not just about malicious and criminal individuals working to steal, damage and...
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Demandbase buys Engagio

Demandbase, a leader in Account-Based Marketing (ABM), has acquired Engagio the leading B2B account-based engagement platform. A recent Forrester Wave report on ABM platforms placed Demandbase as a leader and Engagio...
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IFS continues charge for growth

IFS recorded another outstanding quarter of growth in Q1 2019. It increased net revenue by 29% to $154 million, boosted by a 67% growth in license revenue from net new customers....
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Salesforce outperforms in tough times

Salesforce posted strong Q2 results. It saw its share price climb by 13.65% overnight to $245.10 after a modest, but still strong, 3.65% on the day itself. Quarterly revenues are up...


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Salesforce unveils Einstein Automate

Salesforce has unveiled Einstein Automate – an end-to-end workflow automation solution that empowers people and businesses to be more productive. Einstein Automate delivers automation...
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Crayon continues expansion with acquisition of Sensa

Crayon has announced its agreement to purchase Managed Services company Sensa. The deal will cost Crayon ISK 3.25bn (£18.93 million). The purchase price will...
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Salesforce goes public with Hyperforce

Salesforce is to make its platform available on “major” public clouds. The new architecture is called Salesforce Hyperforce. All Salesforce applications are available in...
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Research finds only 37% of organisations have the skills and technology to keep pace...

MuleSoft has announced the findings of The State of Business and IT Innovation report. The company commissioned the global survey of 1,739 line of...
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Abintegro joins The Access Group People division

The Access Group is to acquire Abintegro Limited. Headquartered in London, Abintegro provides customers with an easy to use career solution that helps improve...
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Salesforce hits triple of Slack, Results and Dreamforce

While the big announcement was its acquisition of Slack, Salesforce also issued yet another strong set of results for Q3 2020. Later today Marc...
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Salesforce takes up Slack for $27.7 billion

Salesforce finally confirmed the rumours as it announced that it had reached an agreement to buy Slack for a total value of $27.7 billion....

Finmail Mailbox for sending digital currency by email

Securechain, a Copenhagen-based fintech products and digital payment solutions startup has launched Finmail Mailbox. Finmail Mailbox integrates both email and a digital currency payment...
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Uswitch report reveals the world’s biggest data breaches

A new report by Uswitch has revealed which countries have been the worst hit by data breaches. The report also highlights the worst cases...
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Cyber researchers uncover end-to-end cyber-biological attack

An end-to-end cyber-biological attack has been uncovered by cyber researchers at the Ben-Gurion University of the Negev. Using malware, a cybercriminal could use change...
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SMB’s cyber reliance damaged by lack of IT expertise

A lack of IT expertise is damaging the cyber resilience of SMB’s. Worryingly, around 25% of small businesses are spending less on cyber resilience....
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SMEs failing security assessments by not protecting home networks

SMEs are at risk of failing security assessments by not protecting the home networks of their employees. That claims from cybersecurity and IT Managed...
Blockchain Catch-up

Charles Brett’s Blockchain Catch-up Week 46 (to w/e 27th November)

This is a Charles Brett's start-of-the-week Enterprise Times ‘blockchain catch-up’ for Week 46. Necessarily it is idiosyncratic and selective. It is not intended to be...
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UK police forces using cloud for data storage

47% of UK police forces currently use a hybrid-cloud model to access and store data. The details emerged from a survey of UK police...