São João Hospital Center, Portugal

São João Hospital Center masters digital healthcare

At a dinner in Barcelona last night the winner and finalists of the inaugural HIMSS-Elsevier Digital Healthcare Awards were announced. The finalists came from Portugal, Spain and the UK with  very...
Dasan and D-Link routers face new attack

Dasan and D-Link routers face new attack

Hackers are targeting unpatched routers from Dasan and D-Link in a new wave of attacks. The attack saw a 3,000 device botnet target D-Link DSL-2750B and Dasan GPON routers. Threat Intelligence company...
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Applexus READs shoppers

The NRF Big Retail show is the place to be for retailers at the moment.  There have been several announcements around retail technology from a variety of companies including HP, Microsoft and...
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JDA Connects with SAP ECC on SAP HANA

JDA has announced the availability of JDA connect for SAP HANA. The solution allows JDA data to be integrated into SAP HANA, SAP’s in memory database. Once in SAP HANA the...
Yext launches location cloud

Yext launches location cloud platform

Location data management tools vendor Yext has launched a location cloud platform for business. It is aimed at allowing businesses to centralise all their location data to reduce duplication and increase accuracy....
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SWIFT’s ‘gpi Link’ meets Corda DLT for trade ecosystems

Back in January (2019) SWIFT added a proof of concept (PoC) to trial a new gateway - the 'gpi Link' - with R3's Corda. The objective is to try out interlinking...
Tableau 9.1 offered through Tableau Foundation

Tableau Foundation offers Analytics for free

The Tableau Foundation is to help US charities earning less than $5 million by giving them free licenses with the caveat of an administration charge. The foundation has also announced the...
HP announces HP Helion CloudSystem 9.0

HP Helion CloudSystem 9.0 goes GA

HP has announced the general availability of HP Helion CloudSystem 9.0 and a new HP ConvergedSystem 700 platform. This is a significant milestone for HP. Unlike previous versions that were compatible with...
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Docusign boosts Seal Software with investment

DocuSign has invested $15 million in Seal Software. Last year, DocuSign announced it had reached an agreement to embed the Seal Software solution within its agreements platform, the DocuSign Agreements Cloud. The...

My Story, Italian wine and a blockchain

Italian wine makers are implementing My Story, a solution which offers consumers an easy check on the contents of each wine bottle. This is an example of how enterprises, large and...

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Salesforce Ventures refills funding bucket in Europe with $125

At Salesforce World Tour, London today Paul Smith EVP & GM UK announced a new $125 million Salesforce Ventures fund to invest in European cloud based...
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Natero acquisition slots into Freshworks

Freshworks has announced the acquisition of customer success platform vendor Natero for an undisclosed amount. The customer success technology dovetails neatly into the marketing,...
Dragonchain

Dragonchain patent for blockchain loyalty system

Dragonchain has received a USPTO patent for a blockchain loyalty system which tracks and monetises time. The product described in the filing corresponds to the...
BanQu

BanQu signs up RSM Spain for supply chain transparency

BanQu, a for-profit/for-purpose blockchain-as-a-service software company, has secured a strategic partnership with RSM Spain, the Spanish member firm of RSM International. The latter is...
CloudBees

CloudBees scores US$10 million from HSBC

Enterprise DevOps vendor, CloudBees, has received a US$10 million investment from global banking giant HSBC. This is the latest significant investment in CloudBees who...
Immense Solutions secures $4.6 million in funding

Immense Solutions secures $4.6 million in funding

Intelligent mobility software provider, Immense Solutions, has raised US$4.6 million in a series A funding round. The funding round was led by Amadeus Capital...
Apache Kafka

Kai Waehner explains why you need Kafka

The Apache Kafka summit was held in London last week. Kafka was originally designed to solve the problem of high volume and throughput at...

Calastone’s blockchain-based DMI goes live

Calastone has gone live with its blockchain Distributed Market Infrastructure (DMI). The technology underpinning Calastone's network has migrated to a blockchain-enabled market infrastructure. This...
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HPE buys Cray for $1.3 billion

Supercomputer stalwart, Cray Inc, has been bought by Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE). The offer of £35 per share values Cray at $1.3 billion and...
Alexis Richardson on why the CNCF is growing so fast

Alexis Richardson on why the CNCF is growing so fast

The Cloud Native Computing Foundation is holding its annual European conference in Barcelona this week. Alongside the CNCF conference is KubeCon, a project that...
FLETA

FLETA testnet claims 15,000 TPS

FLETA, a Korean blockchain platform, is aiming to create a sustainable DApp ecosystem. It has announced the release of its beta testnet with its...

Marconi adds Diffie and launches its Mainnet for scaling complex networks

Marconi, creator of a networking and blockchain protocol using programmable packets, has launched its Mainnet platform. This multi-cloud application platform provides ways to build...

Calculating number of workdays between two dates where weekends are not Saturday and Sunday

A recent tip of mine showed how to calculate the number of working days there are between two dates. Also where there are bank...
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VMware report says digital employee experience is linked with company growth

VMware Inc, shared results of a global survey of employees, human resources (HR) professionals, and information technology (IT) decision makers. The survey reviewed attitudes...