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Workday makes double investment

As the dust settles on its 2018 annual conference Workday Rising in Las Vegas, news of two more investments surfaced. Workday Ventures has invested in data.world and pymetrics. The main news...
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Business Leader interview with Stephan Sieber, CEO Unit4

Stephen Sieber was appointed CEO of Unit4 in April 2016.  Enterprise Times spoke to him at Unit4 Connect. The event provided an insight into the culture that Sieber has inherited. The...
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GDPR to drive next wave of cyber insurance claims

The latest research report from insurer AIG Europe makes for sober reading. 2017 was a record breaking year in terms of cyber insurance claims. The total number of claims during the year...
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SAP acquires recast.AI and invests in France

SAP is looking to France for a new generation of innovation. It has announced the acquisition of the French start up Recast.AI and is planning to incubate 50 more. Using the...
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Namely fires founder and CEO

Namely has announced it has fired its founder and CEO Matt Straz. The move comes after a board meeting where, according to the press release they “arrived at this decision after...
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KKR to acquire Exact

Exact has announced that KKR will acquire a controlling interest in Exact. KKR will buy the stake from funds advised by APAX partners. Apax Partners bought Exact for €730 million in...
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Toyota Group drives home a new SAP solution

Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota Group) is rolling out SAP S/4HANA and the SAP HANA business data platform as part of a move by the car make to improve “operational and financial...
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Time to rethink tech apprenticeships

Apprenticeships are seen by many parents, teachers, career counsellors and even employers as a poor substitute for a degree. It's a model of thinking that has become commonplace in the last...
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Unit4 hires Mike Ettling as new CEO

Unit4 has appointed Mike Ettling as Chief Executive Officer. Stephan Sieber will step away from the business after a period of transition. Enterprise Times spoke with Adam Hale, Non-Executive Director at...
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ConnXus and SAP Ariba improve supplier diversity together

Supplier diversity is a challenge and an opportunity for companies across the globe.  SAP has just announced a partnership between SAP Ariba and ConnXus at SAP Ariba live today. The partnership...

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HPE buys Cray for $1.3 billion

Supercomputer stalwart, Cray Inc, has been bought by Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE). The offer of £35 per share values Cray at $1.3 billion and...
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Alexis Richardson on why the CNCF is growing so fast

The Cloud Native Computing Foundation is holding its annual European conference in Barcelona this week. Alongside the CNCF conference is KubeCon, a project that...
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FLETA testnet claims 15,000 TPS

FLETA, a Korean blockchain platform, is aiming to create a sustainable DApp ecosystem. It has announced the release of its beta testnet with its...

Marconi adds Diffie and launches its Mainnet for scaling complex networks

Marconi, creator of a networking and blockchain protocol using programmable packets, has launched its Mainnet platform. This multi-cloud application platform provides ways to build...

Calculating number of workdays between two dates where weekends are not Saturday and Sunday

A recent tip of mine showed how to calculate the number of working days there are between two dates. Also where there are bank...
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VMware report says digital employee experience is linked with company growth

VMware Inc, shared results of a global survey of employees, human resources (HR) professionals, and information technology (IT) decision makers. The survey reviewed attitudes...
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Hyperledger Iroha passes development milestone

Hyperledger Iroha has been certified as a production-ready Hyperledger platform. It claims to offer simple implementation, an advanced permission model and both privacy and...

Plug and Play opens supply chain/logistics accelerator in Northwest Arkansas 

Plug and Play has plans to open a supply chain and logistics accelerator program in Northwest Arkansas. The new program will bring innovative startups...
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Confluent Cloud get cloud native boost

At the Kafka Conference in London, Confluent announced several updates to its Confluent Cloud platform. These are all aimed at making the product cloud-native...
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Topolytics wins $100,000 for WasteMap data platform

Topolytics has won first prize in the Google Cloud and SAP Circular Economy 2030 Contest for its WasteMap data analytics platform. The company beat...
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Project Klaytn: blockchain applied for social good

Ground X, the blockchain unit of South Korean mobile platform Kakao, has successfully completed Project Klaytn, its first pilot. This leverages blockchain technology to...

What is and how to use the Outline View in MS Word

When you first go into Word the default view is Print Layout. This shows you the size of the paper, margins and an indication...
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World Economic Forum to define blockchain for supply chain deployment

Leaders from the logistics industry plus some of the world’s largest ports, blockchain start-ups, importers/exporters, governments and civil society have teamed up with the...
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SingularityNET to partner with Domino’s Pizza for AI with blockchain

SingularityNET is entering a strategic partnership with Domino’s Pizza to facilitate its rapid expansion and growth in Malaysia and Singapore. The partnership will enable...