Friday, June 25, 2021
IBM announces £313 million deal

IBM bets £200 million on UK Big Data

IBM and the UK Government have announced a £313 million deal to further research into Big Data at the Hartree Centre in Daresbury. The deal sees IBM putting in £200 million...
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Xero ups the ante for online accounting

Life seems to be one big bowl of cherries for cloud-based accounting vendor Xero. At Xerocon US, it announced that subscriber numbers worldwide had passed the 500,000 mark. Not bad for...
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OPM issues advice to 4m Americans

The Office of Personnel Management (OPM) manage the hiring, work conditions and pensions of Federal employees in the US. This week it has admitted to being the target of a massive...
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IBM claims insider threat still the top security risk

IBM has published its latest X-Force Threat Intelligence Quarterly (registration required). The tagline to the report is  Malicious or inadvertent, an insider threat to your enterprise “crown jewels” can cause significant damage....
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Police accessed comms data 700,000 in 3 years

Big Brother Watch has just published a report that shows UK police forces are requesting access to communications data 670 times per day or 1 request every 2 minutes. It has...
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Amazon Web Services email risks customer data

Amazon Web Services has begun to send out emails threatening to close customer accounts unless they provide large amounts of personal data via fax. The emails started going out on 20th May...

Telstra admits Pacnet breach

Telstra has made public a security breach at its recent acquisition Pacnet. According to the press release the breach occurred before the $697 million deal with Pacnet was finalised and once...

OpenStack interoperability and federated identity

At the OpenStack Summit taking place in Vancouver Canada, the two big announcements from day one are interoperability and federated identity. Both of these announcements should help reduce the concern that...
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Tableau Online 9.0 accelerates analytics

Tableau has announced the immediate availability of its Tableau Online 9.0 Software as a Service (SaaS), Business Intelligence (BI) and analytics service. This release comes a month after Tableau released its core...
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Oracle brings Database as a Service to OpenStack

Oracle and Mirantis have announced that they will collaborate to bring Database as a Service (DBaaS) to OpenStack. The plan is to enable Oracle Multitenant on the OpenStack Murano application catalogue making...


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Has Precisely launched the first Unified SaaS Platform for Customer Engagement

At its Trust ’21 conference last week, Precisely announced the launch of EngageOne Communicate. It claims that this is the first unified customer engagement...
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Brands to accelerate post-pandemic digital-first customer engagement

Algonomy, announced new features and product updates to enhance their unified platform capabilities in their latest Spring ’21 Release. The new release is specifically...
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Kimble lures Breul from FinancialForce

Kimble Applications has appointed John Breul as Vice President Alliances. Breul was previously Vice President, Salesforce Strategic Alliance at FinancialForce. The role at Kimble...
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BigPicture delivers release with fairytale inspiration

SoftwarePlant has unveiled the latest release of its Jira integrated, PPM solutions. It has updated BigPicture, BigPicture Enterprise and BigGantt. Version 8.1 provides updates...
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A conversation with Precisely on product

Enterprise Times spoke with Anjan Kundavaram, Chief Product Officer at Precisely. Last week Precisely made two major announcements at Trust '21, its annual conference....
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Putting the customer experience and content centre stage

Increasingly, the customer experience is being placed centre-stage of the digital experience. As a result, content is once again king. Sensible brands are focusing...
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Contentstack expands its Customer Support to cross-vendor service commitment programme

Contentstack has expanded its Care Without Compromise programme to Catalysts to provide joint customers the highest level of post-purchase support. Contentstack Catalysts are partners...
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Vivienne Westwood selects Mapp to deliver customer personalisation

High fashion global brand, Vivienne Westwood has selected Mapp's Customer Data Platform (CDP). The platform will drive its digital communication strategy forward while delivering...

Carnomaly, car buying/ownership and blockchain

Carnomaly has announced its crypto and blockchain platform. Its alleged attraction is that the Carnomaly approach offers both consumers and dealers the ability to...
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Precisely shows why using its own tools is the best advert it can have

At Trust ’21, Josh Rogers, CEO, Precisely, gave the audience an update on the last year for Precisely. It’s been a busy year for...
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Are you paying too much for your enterprise software licences?

Are you paying too much for your enterprise software licences? It's a question that many organisations should be addressing but are not. Enterprise software...
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What do you need to learn if want to be the Chief Product Officer?

This is the 17th, in a series of business tips from industry leaders. Enterprise Times recently interviewed Anjan Kundavaram, Chief Product Officer at Precisely....
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MOLOCO launches Dynamic Creative for programmatic mobile advertising

MOLOCO, a provider in machine learning and growth solutions for mobile marketers has launched its Dynamic Creative for programmatic advertising. MOLOCO’s Dynamic Creative automatically...
Claroty lands US$140 million Series D investment (Image Credit: Crystal Kwok on Unsplash)

Claroty lands US$140 million Series D investment

Claroty has landed a US$140 million investment in a Series D funding round. The industrial cybersecurity (ICS) company claims it is the biggest single...