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Accenture to offer HCM on SAP Cloud

Accenture has signed an OEM agreement with SAP to offer Accenture HCM solutions on the SAP Cloud platform. It is initially offering a number of solutions “as-a-Service”. This includes data conversion and migration, test...
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Sage shares hit in Q1 blip

Sage Group Plc shares fell sharply yesterday after they announced a trading update. After a small recovery they ended at 768.20, down 6.48% (Source Yahoo Finance). This was a direct result...
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Financial Force revitalises ISV network for business unlimited

FinancialForce has announced a significant enhancement to its partner network at the FinancialForce Partner Summit this week. The announcement was made during the week of its customer conference, Community Live in...
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IFS copies Infor with PE buy out

IFS is likely to be fully in private equity hands by Christmas Day after EQT VII acquired 68% of voting stock and 63% of the capital of the firm for SEK...
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Workday integrates with ADP

Sometimes competitors find that they can gain more if they work together. In this modern connected world gaining more can equate to ensuring that your customer is delivered the best experience...
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Xero results continue to impress

Cloud accounting vendor Xero continues to outperform the market with its latest results. The results are impressive even when compared to Xero's previous results. They also show that Xero has hit...
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News from Week Beginning 17th February

#News last week includes @Oracle getting FedRAMP approval, @SAP restructuring, @Cornerstone offering #free training and acquisitions by @Accenture, @Betterworks, @BMC and @InsightSoftware
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IBM launches cloud video unit

IBM has acquired Ustream as it sets out its stall to take on both Amazon and Netflix for cloud video market. The acquisition will be merged with three other IBM acquisitions,...
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Late payments harm SME’s

Xero recently carried out research among 517 small businesses in South Africa and revealed the impact of late payments on them. The research was carried out by Frontline Market Research, but...
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Food for thought: the coal crossover and e-Bus substitution complement

Two recent reports, one arguing that the cost of coal now exceeds that of renewables for electricity generation and the second analysing the oil impact of e-Buses in China, make for...

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Bizagi lifts veil and unlocks hybrid RPA

Bizagi has unveiled the latest version of its software, Bizagi 11.2.4. It includes several new features for its intelligent automation platform. The key message...
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Business failing to implement digital transformation projects says Mulesoft report

MuleSoft has announced the findings of the 2020 Connectivity Benchmark Report on the state of IT and digital transformation. The survey revealed 59% of...
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Digital Goodie has expanded its partnership for the launch of Co-op's dedicated online grocery shop and home delivery service. Digital Goodie is the creator...
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Bringing clarity to Quartz as TCS retain leadership

TCS (Tata Consultancy Services) was named a leader in the Everest Group's "PEAK Matrix for Enterprise Blockchain Services". This was for the second consecutive...
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Pega says IT vs Business is hurting the customer experience

Pega Research has released its latest report titled: The four false narratives of customer experience (registration required). It highlights how the internal battle between...
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The Telos Foundation makes two moves – the BRI and Unbiased

The Telos Foundation is joining the Blockchain Research Institute (BRI) in an effort to further its mission to broaden blockchain adoption. Almost simultaneously it...
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Hedera Consensus Service (HCS) launched by Hedera Hashgraph

The Hedera Consensus Service (HCS) is open to developers on the Hedera mainnet. HCS has been in development at Hedera since mid-2019. it seeks...
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5G IoT revenue to reach $8 Billion by 2025

A new study from Juniper Research found total operator-billed revenue from 5G IoT connections will reach $8 billion by 2024. This rises from $525...
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LogRhythm signs up Keeper for password logs

LogRhythm has signed Keeper Security as a Technology Alliance Partner. The partnership means that LogRhythm will add Keeper's password event data into its SIEM...
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Artificial Intelligence is often the domain of data scientists and organisations are finding it difficult to locate them. Now there seems to be an...
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Unsigned firmware a bonanza for hackers

Enterprise security company Eclypsium is warning of the dangers from unsigned firmware inside devices from desktops to laptops. The details are contained in a...
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Hamas Android malware targets Israeli military

Israeli soldiers using Android devices have fallen victim to a malware attack by terror group Hamas. The Israeli army claims that it had now...
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Facebook makes outrageous statements in Vienna court

Last week Facebook, or to be more precise Cecilia Alvarez, EMEA Privacy Policy Director at Facebook, was answering questions under oath in the Vienna...
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HandCash introduces HandCash Connect – a Bitcoin development kit

Spanish BitCoin wallet provider, HandCash, has packaged the basic components it believes every BitCoin application developer needs - in just one toolkit. HandCash Connect's...