Friday, November 16, 2018
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East Midlands gets all Digital with Oracle

Oracle has announced that East Midlands Shared Services (EMSS) will implement Oracle Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Cloud. This sees the shared service operation, created in September 2012, moving to the next...
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DASA launches Predictive Cyber Analytics competition

The Defence and Security Accelerator (DASA) has launched a new competition looking for novel approaches to predictive cyber security. The competition runs until the 5th November 2018. There is £1 million...
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Bristol City Council chooses iTrent for £4 million contract

MHR has announced that Bristol City Council has chosen an integrated HR and Payroll solution to replace its current Vision HR system. The contract, potentially worth up £4 million went out...
Hacking prosecutions in UK fell in 2017

Hacking prosecutions continue to fall

There were just 47 prosecutions for hacking under the Computer Misuse Act in 2017 claims UK legal firm RPC. It is 18% lower than 2016 and the second year in a...
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Infor gains FedRAMP Authorisation

Nearly two years after it first announced its application Infor finally achieved FedRAMP authorized status on 10th July 2018. The process is not quick and it has taken a year following...
Pentagon draws up Do Not Buy software list

US DoD prepares software “Do Not Buy” list

The Pentagon is drawing up a list of software that should not be used by the US Department of Defense (DoD) or its contractors. The details were announced by Ellen Lord,...
OTS wants gig worker platforms to deduct tax

OTS wants gig worker platforms to deduct tax

The Office of Tax Simplification (OTS) has reported on how PAYE for gig workers could be simplified. The report, entitled Platforms, the Platform economy and Tax Simplification runs to just 20-pages....
GDPR data request costs likely to burden NHS

Exonar warns over costs of GDPR data requests

Data discovery tools vendor Exonar has warned that data requests under GDPR could cost the public sector millions. The claim is made in a report entitled The Impact of Privacy on...
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ResourceLink hits G-Cloud

NorthgateArinso UK Limited has announced that ResourceLink is now listed on G-Cloud 10. This will enable it to access public sector customers in the UK that are increasingly turning to the...
GDPR draining organisations resources 

GDPR draining organisations resources

A new poll shows how heavily implementing GDPR has affected the resources of organisations. It has resulted in organisations having to hire additional staff or external consultants as they lacked the...

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CSIRO’s Data61 trials new smart money with Commonwealth Bank

CSIRO's Data61, with the Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA), has trialed a new form of smart money powered by blockchain. The trial demonstrated that it...
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Cryptowerk’s BaaS to certify data integrity of digital assets

Cryptowerk is to use blockchains to authenticate digital assets. It has introduced Cryptowerk Seal as a blockchain-as-a-service (BaaS) solution. This creates an immutable seal...
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European enterprises choosing IBM for blockchain

IBM has multiple projects underway with European enterprises, including Telefónica, Valenciaport, Carrefour (Food Trust) and the Central Bank of Azerbaijan. Companies are exploiting IBM's...
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MAS and SGX leverage blockchain for settlement of tokenised assets

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and Singapore Exchange (SGX) have successfully developed Delivery versus Payment (DvP) capabilities for the settlement of tokenised assets...
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OpenStack becomes Open Infrastructure

The OpenStack Foundation is holding its European OpenStack Summit in Berlin this week. It started with a surprise announcement from Jonathan Bryce, Executive Director,...
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Enterprise Times spoke to Guy Kirkwood, chief evangelist at UiPath. UiPath deliver an enterprise Robotic Process Automation solution. It is one of several in...
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Seagate + IBM work on storage fraud prevention via blockchain

Seagate Technology (Seagate), which produces data storage solutions, and IBM are working together to reduce product counterfeiting using blockchain and security technologies. Their project...
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BBVA arranges blockchain-based syndicated loan

BBVA and Red Eléctrica, of Spain, have participated in a syndicated loan using blockchain. The €150m deal - granted by BBVA, BNP Paribas and...
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New York Times to digitise its ‘morgue’ historical photo library

The New York Times (NYT) has detailed plans to undertake an ambitious project to digitise its historical photo library. The archive library, affectionately known...
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In my last tip I covered the basics of searching for a word or number in a document. I also covered that you can...

DTCC enters test phase for TIW distributed ledger project

The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC) offers post-trade market infrastructure for financial services. It is advancing the testing phase of its project to...
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Solving IT asset management

Ivanti has extended its product portfolio with the addition of Ivanti Asset Manager Cloud. This new solution enables enterprise organisations to track and manage...
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Octave Klaba on the future of OVH

At the recent OVH Summit, Enterprise Times sat with Octave Klaba, Chairman, Founder and Owner of OVH. Since the last summit, OVH has acquired...
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Change Healthcare + TIBCO bring smart contracts to healthcare   

Change Healthcare and TIBCO Software (TIBCO) are collaborating to build a smart contract system for healthcare. It will use the Change Healthcare Intelligent Healthcare...