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The Chief Digital Officer, a fad or here to stay?

Is the CDO or Chief Digital Officer as fad or does it have a permanent position in the C-Suite? This was a question that Mindtree looked to answer in a survey...
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News from week beginning 2nd December

News from week beginning 4th Dec includes research by @Xero and @FloQast and product updates from @GoIvanti, @PegaSystems, @Pipeliner and @TigerGraph
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Is Salesforce about to stumble?

Salesforce issued its third quarter results with stronger growth across the globe. Third quarter revenues rose by 33% year over year to $4.5 billion. Subscription and support revenues rose by 34%...
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Workday looks for bumper Q4

Workday announced another solid set of Q3 revenue figures. Revenues total $938.1 million, up 26.2% year over year. Subscription revenue climbed by 27.9% to $798.5. Both of the rises are slightly...
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Visma does the opposite of Sage

Visma has continued its acquisition spree with the purchase of Inyett a check processing and supplier payments company located in Sweden and Norway. Visma did not disclose the terms of the...
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PwC powers up KYC with Fenergo

PwC will leverage Fenergo’s cloud-based Client Lifecycle Management (CLM) solution to improve its existing Know Your Customer (KYC) and Anti Money Laundering processes. The Fenergo solution will complement that already provided...
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News from week beginning November 25th

#News from week beginning November 25th includes items from @ADP, @DeloitteDigital, @Infor, @IFS, @OutSystems, @TeamPeopleFirst, @UltimateHCM, @Unit4Global and others #HCM, #ERP
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Sage eats CakeHR

Sage has announced the acquisition of CakeHR, the cloud native HR software for small business. Terms of the agreement were not disclosed but this would have been a much smaller acquisition...
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Competition is increasing in Google Shopping, but will this satisfy EU regulators

Searchmetrics research found 50% of ads on Google Shopping platform in Germany, UK and France are placed via external providers. But doubts remain as to whether this will convince the EU's...
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What does Gen Z want from employers?

The Workforce Institute at Kronos has published the third and final part of its global study into Generation Z. It is titled “How to Be an Employer of Choice for Gen...

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Avast subsidiary harvested browsing data for sale

Antivirus vendor Avast has been accused of selling users personal data. The claim comes from an investigation carried out by news website VICE. The...
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UAE could save US$3B with blockchain implementation

The UAE (United Arab Emirates) could save over US$3B (AEDirham 11B) by implementing advanced blockchain technologies. This is the claim of a joint white...
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Jolocom and Bundesdruckerei e-government PoC

To demonstrate the potential for decentralising digital identity solutions in the context of IT infrastructure, researchers at Bundesdruckerei have tested a blockchain-based self-sovereign identity...
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Retailers look to hybrid cloud as they search for flexibility

Nutanix, an enterprise cloud provider, has announced the retail industry findings of its second Enterprise Cloud Index Report. The report measures retailers’ plans for...
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Going beyond CRM, talking technology, methodology and strategy

Enterprise sat down with Patrick Morrisey GM Revenue Optimization Business Unit and Nigel Cullington, VP Product Marketing at Upland Altify at Dreamforce. Cullington reveals...
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Changepoint rises with bright future

Changepoint announced new branding last year and it has now revealed what it has been working on for the last eighteen months. In a...
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Sage Foundation engages student on AI

Sage Foundation has launched its FutureMakers initiative in the US for the first time. It partnered with 3DE, a non-profit created by Junior Achievement...

EEA partners with Whiteblock to offer collaborative blockchain

The EEA (Enterprise Ethereum Alliance) is partnering with Whiteblock to provide a testing environment for the EEA global membership base (of which Whiteblock is...
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IBM report: ‘shoppers will pay premium prices for sustainable, traceable brands’

IBM has released a study on global consumer trends which 'reveals' that the importance of brand purpose surpasses cost and convenience for today's shoppers....
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The unsolved problem of poor utilisation

KeyedIn has highlighted recent research showing how poor utilisation rates are. The research, carried out by the Resource Management Institute (RMI), was co-sponsored by...
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Kadena launches its hybrid blockchain

Kadena has launched its public blockchain which includes full transactions and the ability to write smart contracts. The latest functionality of the network completes...
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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...
Ternio

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

CHO, a Tunisian olive oil producer, will use IBM's Food Trust blockchain to create a provenance record that traces, via eight quality assurance checkpoints,...