Wednesday, November 25, 2020
NTT Ltd joins with Red Bull Basement to give student entrepreneurs wings (Image Credit: WikimediaImages from Pixabay)

NTT Ltd joins with Red Bull Basement to give student entrepreneurs wings

NTT Ltd is partnering with the Red Bull Basement 2020. This is the third year of the Red Bull Basement. It is aimed at student entrepreneurs who want to drive positive...
Wallix releases Cyber-Insurance survey

IT Pros spurn cyber-insurance

French cybersecurity and governance company Wallix has published the results of a survey looking at cyber-insurance and discovered that IT Professionals don't see the need. The increase in cybersecurity incidents is costing...
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Equinix finalises Bit-isle in Japan

Equinix has completed its acquisition of Bit-isle, with 97% of the shares purchased and the remaining 3% to be acquired by the end of the year. This completes an acquisition announced...
(c) 2017 girl education Image credit Pixabay/Khamkor gives back in Germany

At CEBIT Salesforce announced that it will donate $1 million to future workforce programs in Germany. The funding will support four programs that support the education and work prospects of diverse...
Cobweb Solutions looks to lure in more channel partners with Cloud in a box (Image Jones)

Can Cobweb lure you in?

Cobweb Solutions has announced that it will be acting as a Cloud distributor for a portfolio of products including Microsoft. They have branded this ‘Cloud reseller in a box’ and “CSP...
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Brightbridge grabs NetSuite growth opportunity

BrightBridge Solutions Limited has announced that it has acquired Clear ERP Limited. Founded In 2015 BrightBridge has rapidly established itself as one of the leading NetSuite partners in the UK. Brightbridge...
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Sage acquires Fairsail

Sage announced today that it has reached an agreement to acquire Fairsail. The announcement comes a few days after Fairsail revealed impressive results in 2016 with revenues of £10 million. We speculated...
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Business leader interview with Dean Stoecker, Founder and CEO of Alteryx

Dean Stoecker is the co-founder, Chairman and CEO of Alteryx Inc. Enterprise Times interviewed Stoecker as one of its series of Business Leader Interviews. Stoecker is fairly unique, as he founded...
CEO Fraud on the rise

Billion-dollar scams

  According to security vendor Trend Micro losses caused by Business Email Compromise (BEC) schemes cost companies around the world in excess of $2.3 billion over the last two years. The value of the scams...
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KCS buys EDP for £12 million

Kerridge Commercial Systems(KCS) has announced the acquisition of EDP. It paid £0.91 per share for 13,025,976 shares. This gives an acquisition price of just under £12 million. Electronic Data Processing (EDP) has...


Lightspin emerges from stealth mode with US$4 million funding (Image Credit: Lihi Binyamin)

Lightspin emerges from stealth mode with US$4 million funding

Contextual cloud security company Lightspin has emerged from stealth mode and announced a successful US$4 million funding round. Ibex Investors LLC led the funding...
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Consumers demand better digital identity verification

Consumers want a better way to verify their digital identity, a recent survey from Onfido shows.  Its latest report Customer attitudes to digital identity...
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Dynamic Yield launches eCommerce Benchmarks – a free tool to unlocking industry metrics

Dynamic Yield, the Experience Optimisation platform has announced the release of eCommerce Benchmarks. The new, free tool enabling marketers to compare their conversion KPIs...
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Expensify bucks trend on SaaS expenses

Expensify has announced that October was its highest revenue month and that it has now surpassed $100 million in ARR. It also has more...
Are you self-sabotaging your online security? (Image Credit: Nathana Rebouças on Unsplash)

Are you self-sabotaging your online security?

As people work through another lockdown, it seems that a quarter of people are self-sabotaging their online security. That claim comes from research carried...
Blockchain Catch-up

Charles Brett’s Blockchain Catch-up Week 45 (to w/e 20th November)

This is a Charles Brett's start-of-the-week Enterprise Times ‘blockchain catch-up’ for Week 45. Necessarily it is idiosyncratic and selective. It is not intended to be...
Ink Aviation and Tento Health launch platform to get people flying (Image Credit: Belinda Fewings on Unsplash)

Ink Aviation and Tento Health launch platform to get people flying

Ink Aviation and Tento Health have launched the Ink Digital Health Platform. It is targeted at airlines and airport operators to get people flying...
Managers under pressure over employee mental health and productivity concerns (Image Credit: Corinne Kutz on Unsplash)

Managers under pressure over employee mental health and productivity concerns

Managers are under increasing pressure to deal with growing mental health and productivity concerns among employees, claims Ricoh, UK. That stark warning comes from...
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Failure to optimise technology costs European enterprises £2.1m/€2.3m

A staggering 95% of European enterprises are under pressure to reduce technology costs during the pandemic according to research from Insight. However, an inability...
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Forter fortifies itself with more funding

Forter has raised $125 million in a Series E funding round led by Bessemer Venture Partners Felix Capital and Itai Tsiddon. There was also...
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Yotpo research reveals shopping habits of US and UK consumers

Yotpo has released new data detailing the latest trends in consumer purchase behaviour, from discovery to purchase. The report is particularly timely in the...
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iCIMS boosts growth in EMEA with strategic acquisition

Steve Lucas, CEO iCIMS kicked off iCIMS virtual conference Inspire, with a keynote that included news of a strategic acquisition, that of EASYRECRUE. He...
COVID creating a rising tide of e-waste (Image Credit: Elahe Motamedi on Unsplash)

COVID is creating a rising tide of e-waste 

E-waste, the detritus created by discarded electronics is surging. It is being fuelled by both an increase in Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) and...
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UK retailers remain easy pickings for cybercriminals, new research finds

Retailers in the UK might be slowly recovering from the fallout of the global pandemic. Sales figures are up 5.5% in recent months compared...