Japan Post Group, IBM and Apple partner to improve quality-of-life of seniors

Japanese elderly get connected with iPads

Japan Post Group, IBM and Apple have announced that they to deliver up to 5 million iPads by 2020 to Japan's rapidly growing elderly population. Each iPad will have a range...
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Quantum computing gets a little closer

Quantum computing was first mooted by the Nobel Prize winning physicist Richard Feynman in 1981. IBM scientists now believe that they have solved some of the key challenges to bringing Feynman's...
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Xero and Paymark eliminate paper receipts

Xero have teamed up with Paymark in New Zealand to offer New Zealand business the opportunity to eliminate paper receipts. The Paymark EFTPOS business processes more than 75% of the electronic...
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IronKey delivers support for McAfee ePO

Imation has announced that its IronKey eUSB devices will now support McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator (ePO) v5.1. This announcement enables administrators to use both the on-premises and cloud-based versions of McAfee ePO...
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Ramco ERP goes live at NSA

    Norske Skog producers of Magazine and Newspaper paperNorske Skog Australasia(NSA) selected, installed and have gone live with the Ramco ERP solution in just 8 months. NSA are a paper producer and...
Cyber-espionage trojans linked to the Elirks backdoor malware

Dell SonicWALL targets SME security

Dell has announced the latest SonicWALL TZ firewall appliances. These solid state appliances are targeted at Small to Medium size Enterprises (SMEs) and bring features previously only available in large enterprise SonicWALL...
Sabio gets FinancialForce tag cloud

Sabio streamlines SCM with FinancialForce

Contract renewals planning for Sabio, the contact centre and Avaya specialist was a painful process with consultants filling in Excel spreadsheets to give them visibility of what contracts were due for...
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Mobility tops business requirements

Mobility is one of those areas of IT that most people believe is mainstream. The explosion of smartphones, tablets and laptops has led to a workforce that is more likely to...
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Xero begins hunt for another CFO

Xero find themselves looking for another CFO only a few months after appointing Douglas Jeffries to the role. This appears to be a personal decision as Xero, having just released their...
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HP deploys Netsuite OneWorld

HP has gone live with Netsuite OneWorld for business management within its Software business. The cloud based ERP solution was deployed across 15 countries over a six month period replacing four...

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Malware is totally under control

At the Panda Security user conference, PASS2019, held in Madrid, attendees were told "Malware is totally under control." As statements go its about as...
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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,...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...