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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UK budget delivers tech tax and another broadband promise

Philip Hammond, the UK Chancellor of the Exchequer has delivered his latest budget. Among the various measures and announcements, there are several that impact the tech industry. These range from a £1...
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Pegasystems and KPMG to woo US Government agencies

Pegasystems and KPMG LLP have announced a strategic alliance. Its purpose is to offer Pegasystems (Pega) products to US Government agencies as they look to digitally transform. KPMG will help sell and...
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Ramco to help US Army

Ramco has announced that it has won a bid to provide its MRO software to Advanced Global Resources, LLC (AGR), to support its contract with the US Army. The key contract...
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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,...

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Keeper searches Dark Web for password breaches

Keeper Security has released BreachWatch, a utility which searches the Dark Web for login credentials exposed through a public breach. BreachWatch is available as...
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Salesforce makes email marketing smarter with new Einstein AI innovations

Salesforce has announced new Einstein AI innovations for Marketing Cloud. The enhancements will enable brands to increase customer engagement with relevant and timely email...
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Accelo expenses module is generally available

Accelo has completed the work on its expenses module but has yet to launch the new release. Accelo believes that its module should stop...
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Blocksyte + Caroli introduce blockchain traceability for olive oil

Blocksyte, a blockchain supply chain application company focused on the food industry supply chain, and Caroli, a producer of high-quality, extra virgin olive oil...
SafeBreach warns of critical vulnerability in PC-Doctor

SafeBreach warns of critical vulnerability in PC-Doctor

SafeBreach has released details of a vulnerability in PC-Doctor, a support tool used by several PC vendors including Dell. The software allows end users...
How SNIA is using Open Source to speed up storage standards

How SNIA is using Open Source to speed up storage standards

Developing a storage standard has always been a long, arduous and contentious process. It is the same for most standards. However, with the speed that...
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What to make of Facebook’s Libra?

On June 18th Facebook 'announced Calibra and Libra (though they will not be available until 2020). This is either a momentous event or an...
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New but familiar player in Service Desk Software – SolarWinds

Following a slew of acquisitions, SolarWinds has launched a Service Desk solution. Solarwinds is a brand familiar to IT leaders with a wide range...
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Microsoft, SalesForce and the Ethereum Foundation join Hyperledger

Hyperledger, an open source collaborative effort created to advance blockchain, has announced a diverse line-up of eight new members, including the Ethereum Foundation, Microsoft,...
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Reports highlight future of Jobs in the digital age

Zigurat Innovation & Technology Business School and consultancy Setesca, have published a report "Future of Jobs in the Digital Era." The report highlights the...
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Kaminario launches new Storage as a Service Offerings

Kaminario, a cloud storage software company, announced three new offerings and a unified licensing framework. The announcement is aligned to the company’s vision of...
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Ripple partners with MoneyGram

Ripple, a provider of blockchain for global payments, entered into what it calls "a strategic partnership with MoneyGram". The latter is one of the...
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TCS teams with SAP to transform surgical kit ecosystem

Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) is partnering with SAP to launch an Intelligent Field Inventory Management (iFIM) solution. Powered by SAP Leonardo, this leverages IoT...
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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....