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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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Counting up £2.3million at Countingup

Countingup, a London based startup has announced a successful seed funding round in which it raised £2.3 million. The round was led by Forward Partners with Frontline Ventures and JamJar Investments...
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Workday continues growth

Workday has announced its Q1 2019 earnings and delivered a solid quarter of growth. Revenues were up 28.9% year on year to $618.6 million. Subscription revenues increased by 30.6% year on...
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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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Epson creates new paper out of office waste

Epson is showcasing its PaperLab product at CeBIT. The company claims that this is the worlds first compact office papermaking system. It is being targeted at organisations who have a lot...
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Saba glows brighter with Lumesse acquisition

Saba Software has announced that it will purchase Lumesse for an undisclosed sum. The acquisition brings together two significant companies in the HRM space. This is the final chapter of Hg...
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ConnectWise creates 70 millionaires in Thoma Bravo acquisition

ConnectWise has announced that it will be acquired by Thoma Bravo. The deal will close on 28th February. It is understood that this is one of the first deals that Thoma...
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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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SAP loses another UK MD

Unit4 has announced the appointment of Mike Slater as Chief Operating Officer with immediate effect. He joins after a stint at SAP where he was UK MD. He left SAP in...
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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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In a briefly worded and poignant statement Larry Ellison revealed that that Mark Hurd the CEO of Oracle and former CEO of HP died...
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NTT Ltd sets out data centre plans

At a recent media briefing in London, Jason Goodall, CEO, NTT Ltd outlined his goals and targets for the newly formed NTT Ltd. One...
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At the Spark+AI Summit, Europe, Enterprise Times sat with Ali Ghodsi, CEO and co-founder, Databricks to talk AI and big data. Ghodsi started as...
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Paramount Software Solutions: blockchain from Farm to Plate

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Banco Santander goes for double Madrid blockchain coup

Banco Santander has revealed two more initiatives using blockchain. The first is a continuation of its blockchain initiatives in wholesale finance. The second is...
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ReadyReturns to provide “Prime-like” service for product returns

ReadyReturns, a provider of product returns and logistics solutions for retailers and their customers, has added a “Prime-Like” service offering. The new advanced component...
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Does the boss need to evolve?

When Heroclitus wrote: “There is nothing permanent except change” he was not solely referring to the advances of technology. An affirmation of this is...
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Digital Transformation needs people, technology and data

Research carried out by Alteryx and published during its EMEA Alteryx Inspire event in London, has demonstrated the importance of people, technology and data....
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Tezos Foundation to partner with Globacap for capital markets automation

Tezos Foundation has entered into a strategic partnership with Globacap to accelerate bringing capital markets into the digital age. Tezos is a Swiss non-profit...
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What is Delta Lake and why should you be interested?

At Spark+AI Summit Europe 2019, Databricks announced it was giving its Delta Lake technology to the Linux Foundation. It's a significant move for a...