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Travelex ransomware attack hits travellers

Travelex, the currency exchange company with outlets at all UK ports and airports, has been hit by ransomware. The company first detected the attack on New Year's Eve and it was...
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Receipt Bank completes $73 million funding round

Receipt Bank has announced a successful $73 million Series C funding round led by Insight Partner. Receipt Bank was advised by Harris Williams. This is the second round led by Insight...
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Is Workday suing a customer?

A Bloomberg Law headline recently stated “Workday Sues Washington State University Over Trade Secrets”. Blake Brittain noted: "Workday Inc. sued Washington State University to prevent a response to a public records...
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News from week beginning 23rd December

News week beginning 23rd December provided by @Infor, @Skillsoft, @SumTotalSystems, @TOTVS, @Infor, @Icertis, @RamcoSystems and @Microsoft -on #ERP, #CSR #AI #Blockchain
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Infor Nexus to combine with SAP at Coles to improve its supply chain

Coles Group, the leading Australian retailer has selected Infor Nexus for its global trade platform. This is part of a wider transformation project by Coles as it looks to replace many...
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Odoo raised $90 million, but for what?

Odoo has raised $90 million in a new funding round. This is its third and largest funding round though it has not described it as a Series C round. It last...
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Visma acquires major stake in SmartBill

Visma has acquired a majority stake in SmartBill. Founded in 2007, the Romania based company provides finance solutions, including Point of Sale hardware, to small and medium sized businesses in Romania...
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News from week beginning 9th December

Acquisitions from @IFS, @Workday and @TrueCommerce. #DSI (@DSIMOBILE) announces a one year free trail for @NetSuite Apps & @Xactly announce free trials for #SMB. Bret Taylor is promoted again @Salesforce
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Infor reaches critical point for legacy and cloud

It was due to come. Infor has reported a fall in revenue year over year in its latest quarterly results. In Q2 2020, revenues fell by 3.4% to $772.6 million year...
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Iterable raises $60 million

Iterable has announced a Series D funding round. It raising $60 million led by Viking Global Investors. Other participants in the round included previous investors CRV, Index Ventures, Blue Cloud Ventures, Harmony...

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Kadena launches its hybrid blockchain

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WAV files risk to Windows 7 and beyond

WAV files have been blamed for infecting Windows 7 machines with cryptomining malware at a medical tech (MedTech) vendor. It infected over 50% of...
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Ternio slashes minimum balance requirement on BlockCard

Ternio, the creator of BlockCard, has reduced the minimum balance requirement for all its BlockCard holders - by 90% (from US$100 to US$10). Ternio...
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Food Trust for quality and origin of Terra Delyssa Extra Virgin Olive Oil

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