ECJ Data ruling shocks companies

The European Court of Justice has issued a data ruling that threatens to have far reaching consequences for companies operating across Europe. The original case might seem obscure to many and have...
NCA arrests cyber criminals money mules

Cyber criminals network hit

The National Crime Agency (NCA) has announced that it has made 14 arrests related to a major cyber crime network. The group arrested are suspected of laundering over £11 million stolen by...
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SSU looks to cut costs with Oracle Cloud Suite

Oracle has announced that Shawnee State university (SSU) has selected the full Oracle Cloud Suite to replace its on-premises solution. The project may also  include the replacement of its JICS solution as...
Will 555 be the number of the scam?

Is 555 the number of the scam?

The Home Office has released the Joint Fraud Taskforce Oversight Board Minutes from September 11. There are a number of interesting bits of information in the minutes and they provide a...
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HAINA comes to Henley Business School

Huawei and Henley Business school, the University of Reading have launched the first UK arm of HAINA, Huawei Authorized Information Network Academy. This partnership will see Huawei accredited courses offered through...
Amber Rudd targets the Dark Web

Amber Rudd announces crackdown on dark web

The Home Secretary, Amber Rudd MP, has announced plans to crack down on the dark web. The government is providing a £9 million fund available to law enforcement. The money is...
20TB of data consumed by tube users`

20TB a day down the tube

Transport for London (TFL) has announced that more than 20TB of data per day is now being consumed by users of London Underground. The figure may not seem large compared to the...
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MAKE UK hosts politicians after warm up act

The Rt. Hon. Jeremy Corbyn delivered the post lunch keynote speech at the annual Make UK conference. The audience had been well primed by Andrew Neil who had pulled few punches on...
UKCloud announces OpenStack Mitaka availability

OpenStack Mitaka for UK public sector

UKCloud has announced that it is the first UK public sector cloud provider to support OpenStack Mitaka. The company calls this a major upgrade to its existing Cloud Native Infrastructure platform....
Vietnam issues draft cybersecurity decree

Vietnam releases draft of draconian cybersecurity decree

Vietnam has released its latest draft decree on cybersecurity. It is intended to provide the government with control over all email and social media in the country. It requires companies such...

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FDA program to evaluate blockchain to protect pharmaceutical integrity

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has selected IBM, KPMG, Merck and Walmart for inclusion in a program which will support the U.S....
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Visa B2B Connect launches for global crossborder payments

Visa has launched globally its Visa B2B Connect (VB2BC) network. This offers financial institutions the ability to process high-value corporate cross-border payments and covers...
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Icertis, with Microsoft, expands its Blockchain Framework

Icertis, a provider of enterprise contract management in the cloud, is collaborating with Microsoft to expand the Icertis Blockchain Framework to create a more...
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Accord Project to develop open source framework for smart legal contracts

The Linux Foundation has launched the Accord Project, under the auspices of the Linux Foundation. The Accord Project is a nonprofit which will build...
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Salesforce doubles down against SAP with Tableau acquisition

Salesforce has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Tableau for $15.7 million. The announcement comes a few months after SAP paid $8 billion for...
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WSO2 API Manager adds Ping API security platform

WSO2 and Ping Indentity have partnered to integrate their two products. The open source WS02 API Manager can now integrate with the PingIntelligence API...
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Atlas – an enterprise blockchain platform to improve B2B

Sky Republic, an enterprise blockchain company founded by B2B software veterans, has launched Atlas, a smart contract platform built to synchronize B2B ecosystems. With...
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Industry wants 5G, but barriers remain according to Capgemini report

Industrial companies are embracing 5G connectivity as a primary enabler of digital transformation and plan to implement the technology within two years. This is...
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Solve.Care launches blockchain network for diabetes patients

Solve.Care is partnering with Boehringer Ingelheim, the big pharma company, to launch a global healthcare platform using blockchain technology for the administration, coordination and...
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ARK Deployer : create a blockchain in simple steps

ARK, a blockchain technology vendor (with no connection to ArcNet), has launched ARK Deployer. This is a free tool which enables users quickly and...

TRON plans blockchain addition to BitTorrent File System Protocol

TRON, a blockchain platform, has announced its plan to incorporate decentralised storage (as another blockchain solution) into the BitTorrent ecosystem. This represents another step...
Risks to OT increased through lack of skills 

Risks to OT increased through lack of skills

An online poll conducted by NTT Security claims that risks to Operational Technology (OT) are increased due to a lack of skills and visibility....
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ArcBlock joins the Decentralized Identity Foundation

ArcBlock has officially joined the Decentralized Identity Foundation (DIF). This is a consortium formed to create and promote an ecosystem where decentralised identities use...

Need to change the data in a cell from lots of characters to just...

My students come to me with all sorts of questions. One that seems to come up every so often is how to easily change...