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University of Edinburgh to move to Oracle Cloud

The University of Edinburgh will implement Oracle ERP Cloud and Oracle HCM Cloud for its core finance and human resource (HR) systems. The announcement comes as part of the University Service excellence program....
DCMS offers £500,000 to increase diversity in cyber security

£500,000 to improve diversity in cyber security

The Department for Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS) has announced new funding to support diversity in cyber security. At least £500,000 is to be shared between four projects in a bid...
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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...
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Workday wins battle for Denver

A year after Denver City and Council issued an RFP they have selected the born in the cloud Workday applications to replace their existing Financial and HCM Peoplesoft application. This will...
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News from Week Beginning 20th April

Product #News in week Beginning 20th April includes @Xero, @Pandlecloud @Qualtric, @Oraclke, @NamelyHR, @Mondaydotcom, @AlightSolutions, @Accelo as well as research from @Kofax and @Nexthink
NAO slams UK Cyber Security Programme

NAO calls UK Government Cyber Security Programme a farce

In 2016, the government announced it was to invest £1.9 billion in a National Cyber Security Strategy. The announcement came with a lot of fanfare and claims about where the money...
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NHS sets out data security and protection requirements

The NHS has published the 2017/18 Data Security and Protection Requirements. They are a direct response to recent incidents especially the WannaCry ransomware attack. They also address the ten data security...
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News from week beginning 4th November

ServiceNow has announced the acquisition of Fairchild RS a business continuity solution provider. It expects to complete the acquisition by the end Q4 2019. Alight Solutions, has completed its acquisition of NGA Human...

Cambridge University builds on core competence and adds Ivanti

Stephen Hoensch is Head of Frontline Services at Cambridge University. He is responsible for introducing and extending the University’s core services beyond its fibre network which criss-crosses the city to support...
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Cisco to train 120,000 cyber police

Cisco is partnering with UK police forces to help train 120,000 officers in cyber security. The training will be delivered by the Cisco Networking Academy. It is all part of a deal to...


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Pulseway launches Siri shortcuts

Pulseway has again improved the capability of its mobile-first, cloud-first remote monitoring and management solution. This time it has added Siri Shortcuts. Enterprise Times...
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Snyk targets C/C++ developers with FossID acquisition

Snyk has acquired FossID for an undisclosed amount. The deal gives Snyk access to FossID’s tools for scanning C/C++ code for open source licences...
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Salesforce launches low-code innovation for building interactive apps

Salesforce has announced its latest low-code innovation for the Salesforce Platform — Dynamic Interactions. Salesforce says Dynamic Interactions drastically simplifies the process for building...
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NTT Ltd reports a year of changing and surprising cyberattacks

NTT Ltd has released its Global Threat Intelligence Report 2021. It focuses on a wide range of threats and challenges that NTT monitored and...
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It’s time to treat people, process and data equally

What do people, process and data have in common? They are the three key elements of your business and organisations are using automation to...
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HelpSystems continues to expand with Beyond Security acquisition

HelpSystems has announced its latest acquisition, Beyond Security, for an undisclosed amount. The news comes just two months after Beyond Security release its latest...

ALT/AVE launches docStribute, built on Hedera

ALT/AVE has launched docStribute. This is a distributed ledger solution built on the Hedera Hashgraph network. It seeks to address the often under-considered paper...
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Research says organisations combining API management with microservices will have edge

Software AG published research revealing 97% of IT leaders believe in combining the utilisation of APIs, microservices and integration. However, only 1% say that...
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FundApps takes funding to accelerate growth

FundApps has selected Scottish Equity Partners (SEP) to help expand its rapidly growing RegTech company. FundApps did not disclose the funding details, but Andrew...
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Has Outlaw gone completely legal after Filevine acquires it?

Filevine, the operating platform for legal professionals, has announced the acquisition of Outlaw, a Contract Lifecycle Management platform. Neither party disclosed the terms of...
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What is driving low code adoption?

2020 saw a significant surge in the adoption of low code solutions and that has continued into 2021. As Appian World starts, Enterprise Times...
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What not to do when rebranding your company

A tip by Oliver Pilgerstorfer about what to avoid when rebranding. He offers advises marketers that they should seek validation. #Tip @IFS @OliverPilger
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Mirakl adds new flavours to its Marketplace Platform

Mirakl, an advanced enterprise marketplace SaaS platform has released new features for Mirakl Marketplace Platform. The platform enables enterprises to fully integrate and manage...
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Gilmore steps down at Planview for ex-Llamasoft CEO Razat Gaurav

'Greg Gilmore has stepped aside as CEO of Planview with immediate effect. Razat Gaurav fills the void, joining the board of directors and assuming...