TalkTalk admits to data breach

TalkTalk systems breached

TalkTalk has become the latest business to admit that it had lost customer data, including credit card information, due to a cyberattack. According to one source up to 4m customer records are...
IBM, Mellanox and NVIDIA team up with STFC to create PADC

Accelerating big data and analytics

IBM, NVIDIA, Mellanox and the Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC) have announced the UK's first POWER Acceleration and Design Centre (PADC) using technology from OpenPOWER companies. The PADC will be located...
Egnyte launches Smart Reporting and Audition service

Egnyte improves data controls

File sharing and collaboration vendor Egnyte has announced what it is calling the first Smart Reporting and Auditing file service for the industry. The goal is to help companies understand where data...
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iPad analytics for free

Tableau has launched a new analytics app for the iPad and its free. Vizable is available now from the iStore and requires iOS 8 or later to run. It will take...
RemindMeCare launches app for dementia suffers

Dementia suffers get app support 

Dementia suffers are to get support from a new app called RemindMeCare which will be launched next week by Health Connected Ltd. It is estimated that there are over 850,000 people in...
Rackspace and Equinix collaborate to provide private access to Equinix IBX

Rackspace gets private link to Equinix IBX

Equinix and Rackspace have announced that they are to collaborate to offer private access to Rackspace cloud services from Equinix IBX (International Business Exchange). According to the today's announcement the deal between...
VMware and EMC combine cloud assets into Virtustream

Virtustream gets EMC and VMware cloud assets

EMC and VMware have announced they are to merge their respective cloud service assets add the Virtustream cloud offerings and form a new company under the Virtustream brand. The plan will see...

Did Memset open a 2nd OFFICIAL DC?

In a brief press release Memset announced that they had opened their 2nd Official accredited data centre in Reading. We spoke to Nathan Johnston, Sales Manager at Memset to get the...
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Retailers struggling to optimise analytics 

Retailing and analytics is a long running story that has underpinned much of the business intelligence and analytics stories of the past two decades. New research from Tableau suggests that almost a...
Centrica Chooses Workday over SAP for HCM (Electricity - Source Freeimages.com/Bob Smith

Workday to kick out SAP again

Centrica has chosen Workday as part of its global transformation strategy to move from on-premises technology to Cloud based solutions. Workday’s Human Capital Management (HCM) was chosen to replace its existing...

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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...
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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...