Thursday, January 28, 2021
Equinix acquires Verizon data centre portfolio

Equinix buys another 29 data centres

Data centre operator Equinix appetite for growth shows no sign of abating. It has just announced the acquisition of 24 data centres sites from US Carrier, Verizon. There are 29 data...
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Cyprus follows Malta to Unit4 ERP

Unit4 has announced that the Republic of Cyprus has selected Unit4 Business World platform to replace its ERP solution. The project is led by Grant Thornton Cyprus and GCC Computers Ltd. It...
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Cyber defence or more wishful thinking

The head of the National Cyber Security Centre has given his first major speech ahead of the NCSC launch in October. Ciaran Martin set out the goals for his department at...
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How should Infor spend the Koch $2 billion

Infor has announced the completion of the $2 billion investment from Koch Equity Development LLC . In a short press release the company said the finance would help to “accelerate innovation,...
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Retail eCommerce news from week beginning 17 August

#Retail and #eCommerce highlights. Research from @Centrify shows, UK business are dismissing staff due to security concerns since #COVID-19 start, Mentions for @Tryzens and @Absolutesec
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UK police forces using cloud for data storage

47% of UK police forces currently use a hybrid-cloud model to access and store data. The details emerged from a survey of UK police forces carried out by Citrix. Of the...
Anomali highlight threats to UK CNI

Anomali identifies cyber threats to the UK CNI

Security provider Anomali has published its United Kingdom Threat Landscape Report (registration required). The report will make for uncomfortable reading for anyone involved in the UK Critical National Infrastructure (CNI). Anomali...
Va and UL sign CRADA deal

Medical IoT gets security boost

To improve the cybersecurity of medical devices a Cooperative Research and Development Agreement Program (CRADA) has been announced. The deal between the US Department for Veteran Affairs (VA) and Underwriters Laboratories...
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...
Apttus and LTI create emergency management solution

Apttus and LTI deliver emergency management solution

Apttus and Larsen & Toubro Infotech (LTI) have launched a joint solution aimed at emergency response teams. The solution is designed to accelerate the team planning, preparedness and response to disasters. The...


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Expensify reveals how business expense changed in 2020

Expensify has published the Annual Spend Trends Report. It looks at how businesses expense patterns evolved during 2020. The pandemic massively impacted the report...
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Three active exploits hit Apple device users

Apple has released iOS 14.4 and iPadOS 14.4 to address three vulnerabilities that have been actively exploited. The company has provided very little detail...

ECB, EC and other European institutions ramp up involvement in CBDCs and digital settlement

European institutional proactive involvement in Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDCs) has ramped up in the past two weeks. The Banque de France announced that...
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ServiceNow aids NHS Scotland for vaccination program

NHS Scotland plans to vaccinate 5.5 million people in 90 days with the assistance of a vaccine management solution built on the ServiceNow Platform....
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Zadig & Voltaire launches back office systems with Aptos centralised planning platform

High-end fashion retailer Zadig & Voltaire has recently gone live with Aptos’ Allocation & Replenishment and Commercial Buying Session solutions. The implementation provides Zadig...
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IBM i marketplace continues to expand

HelpSystems has published its seventh annual IBM i Marketplace Survey. It shows that use of the IBM i platform has surged during the pandemic. What makes...
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Gamarue malware found on laptops for schools

Malware connecting to servers hosted in Russia has been found on laptops provided to schools. The malware was found when laptops provided by the...
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Forter publishes new report on retail revenue loss

Forter has published a new report identifying a major problem that could be costing retailers millions every year. The report, ‘Are new shoppers falling...
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Acquia launches digital commerce solution

Acquia has partnered with commercetools and Lucidworks to launch Acquia Digital Commerce. The solution supports marketers to integrate data, content, commerce, and digital merchandising...
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SonicWall admits to attack on SMA software

Firewall and network security vendor SonicWall has issued a set of security advisories since Friday. It has warned: "SonicWall identified a coordinated attack on...
Reputations (c) Reputation

Less is more as becomes Reputation

0, the leader in reputation experience management, has rebranded to Reputation. It has simplified its logo at the same time whilst retaining a nod...
Blockchain Catch-up

Charles Brett’s Blockchain Catch-up for Week 3

This is a Charles Brett's start-of-the-week Enterprise Times ‘blockchain catch-up’ for Week 3. Necessarily it is idiosyncratic and selective. It is not intended to be...
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Namogoo launches intent-based promotions solution

Namogoo, a provider of digital journey continuity platform, has launched an Intent-Based Promotions solution. The solution helps retailers of all sizes with automated incentives...
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Ohme moves to make EV charging as cheap as possible

Ohme has launched the Ohme App, a free smart charging app for electric vehicles (EV). The app contains many of the features currently only...