Tuesday, December 18, 2018
Budget Red Box

UK budget delivers tech tax and another broadband promise

Philip Hammond, the UK Chancellor of the Exchequer has delivered his latest budget. Among the various measures and announcements, there are several that impact the tech industry. These range from a £1...
Ginni Rometty, Chairman, President, and CEO of IBM and James M. Whitehurst, CEO of Red Hat

IBM pays $34 billion for Red Hat

IBM has agreed to pay $34 billion for leading Linux vendor Red Hat. The sum is 70% above the current market cap for Red Hat which, as of Sunday, was just...
Mike Wolf talks about modern delivery

Mike Wolf talks about DevOps for the business

Mike Wolf leads the modern delivery practice at KPMG. He recently sat down with Enterprise Times to talk about the wider benefits of DevOps to the business. Wolf says that: "Modern...
Retailers struggling with serial returners

Facing the challenge of product returns in eCommerce

Product returns have long been the bane of many retailers. The retailer incurs additional supply chain costs when a product is returned or exchanged. The returned product often cannot be resold at...
Brain

AI or is it AGI and ANI?

At its AX (Analytics Experience) event in Milan, SAS COO and CTO Oliver Schabenberger laid out a differentiation between different forms of AI. His reasoning was straightforward, constructive and much less...
abstract

SAS AI solutions make organisations smarter

Artificial intelligence (AI) is helping drive innovation at organisations from Seoul to Liverpool. Powered by AI solutions from SAS, organisations as diverse as Lotte Card, Notilyze, CHU de Montpellier, EDP Portugal...
Vena Solutions Office during company kick off 2017 (c) 2017 Vena Solutions

Vena Solutions continues growth amid changes

Vena Solutions has announced a change in the leadership team. Don Mal, Founder, will return to the role of CEO and it has appointed Neil Thomas as Chief Revenue Officer. The...

SAS analytics makes the business world go round

More than half of organisations say analytics makes them more innovative, according to a SAS survey. 72 per cent recognise the benefits of analytics but only 39 per cent use it...

SAS and ThreatMetrix team up to fight identity fraud

SAS ML is teaming up with ThreatMetrix to apply the latter’s digital identity intelligence. Today’s consumers apply for credit at any time and from anywhere - and expect an immediate response...
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Right man at the right time at IFS UK

IFS has announced the appointment of Alan Laing as the Managing Director of UK and Ireland. The appointment sees Laing return to the mid-market after a brief stint as EVP and...

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Utsav Sanghani, Synopsys talks DevOps and Security

Utsav Sanghani, Synopsys talks DevOps and Security

Utsav Sanghani is a senior product manager at Synopsys. Among the products that Synopsys has acquired over the last few years to build out...
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Honeywell to use blockchain for aviation parts

Honeywell is introducing online buying and selling to the aviation parts industry with GoDirect Trade which will use blockchain technology. The e-commerce platform will...
Dan Jones and Dan Young talk Cloud Foundry and CI/CD

Dan Jones and Dan Young talk Cloud Foundry and CI/CD

Dan Jones and Dan Young are co-founders of Engineer Better. It is a UK-based consultancy that has been going for over two years. Engineer Better focused...

Everipedia’s expansion plan for its blockchain-based encyclopedia

Everipedia is building an encyclopedia based on blockchain technology. It plans to improve and expand its IQ ecosystem in several major phases. Everipedia launched...
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Dual screen for the price and space of one.

I do sometimes wish that every person in a company goes through a proper introduction to their PC on the induction course when then...
Tomi Adabayo talks about protecting IP

Tomi Adebayo talks about protecting IP

Protecting data, especially Intellectual Property (IP) is just as important as preventing the leak of personal data. While the latter will get you big...
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Salesforce adopts JavaScript

Salesforce has announced Lightning Web components. These are self contained, re-usable units that are used to make up an app. Developers can now create...
Blockchain

IOHK offers secure smart contracts technology

IOHK, a blockchain research and development company, has developed two tools for writing smart contracts for the Cardano blockchain. Plutus and Marlowe launched -...
Alain Fiocco talks about the new solutions OVH is offering

Alain Fiocco talks about the new solutions OVH is offering

Alain Fiocco is the CTO of OVH, the French cloud provider with plans to be a €1 billion company in the next few years....
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Blockchain Technology Partners and enterprise blockchain challenges

At the Hyperledger Global Forum (being held in Basel, Switzerland) Blockchain Technology Partners (BTP) is discussing how its recently-launched Sextant blockchain management platform addresses...
Thomas Di Giacomo and Brent Smithurst talk Cloud Foundry and containers

SUSE’s Thomas Di Giacomo and Brent Smithurst talk Cloud Foundry

At the Cloud Foundry Summit Europe, Enterprise Times caught up with Thomas Di Giacomo, CTO, SUSE and Brent Smithurst, Global Product Marketing Manager, SUSE....
Jason McGee on IBM, Cloud Foundry and Kubernetes

Jason McGee on IBM, Cloud Foundry and Kubernetes

Jason McGee is the CTO of all things Platform as a Service at IBM Cloud. Among the products he looks after is IBM's Cloud...
Kubernetes security under the spotlight

Closing the Kubernetes security gap

If 2017 was the year of container experimentation, 2018 has seen containers begin to be deployed. Even ignoring the overhyped numbers from vendors, the...
Juniper Multi Cloud

Juniper + Nutanix offer multi cloud

Juniper Networks (Juniper) and Nutanix are partnering to deliver integrated solutions for a secure as well as automated multi-cloud enterprise. The rationale is their...