Monday, May 10, 2021
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UK Government looks at IDnow for “immunity passports”

IDnow, the German identity verification start-up, is in talks with the UK government about its identification technology. The talks are aimed at creating a COVID-19 “immunity passports” for those who have...
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Digital Security by Design nets researchers £10 million

Nine winners of the UK Government’s Digital Security by Design programme are to share £10 million in grants between them. Grants are spread over four years and were announced by Digital...
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NHSX contact app likely to exclude the elderly and vulnerable

The NHSX COVID-19 tracing app is under fire yet again. The latest company to question its effectiveness is cybersecurity vendor Anomali. Unlike others who have focused on reported vulnerabilities, Anomali commissioned...
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Will the Salesforce AI Economist help create fairer tax policies?

Tax is one of those contentious subjects that will always spark debate. Is it fair? Who is paying too much? How is it used? Why don't governments crackdown on tax evasion?...
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COBOL given a new life by COVID-19

COBOL, the language that refuses to die, has been given another lease of life by COVID-19. Research from Job Site, Indeed, shows a significant surge in demand for COBOL programmers. Driving...
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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
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Is Workday suing a customer?

A Bloomberg Law headline recently stated “Workday Sues Washington State University Over Trade Secrets”. Blake Brittain noted: "Workday Inc. sued Washington State University to prevent a response to a public records...
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Visma does the opposite of Sage

Visma has continued its acquisition spree with the purchase of Inyett a check processing and supplier payments company located in Sweden and Norway. Visma did not disclose the terms of the...
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Niagara Falls for Unit4

The Niagara Parks Commission has selected the Unit4 people centric ERP solution. It has signed a 10 year agreement to deploy Unit4 Business World ERP, Financials, Procurement and Unit4 Prevero Financial Planning...
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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...


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SirionLabs Appoints CLM Industry Veteran Rajeev Kumar

SirionLabs has appointed Rajeev Kumar as Chief Revenue Officer as it looks to accelerate growth. Kumar joins from Icertis, where unusually, he has held...
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OutSystems launches septet of AWS accelerators

OutSystems has launched seven Cloud Accelerators for AWS. The announcement comes before the start of the OutSystems and AWS Cloud Innovation Summit, May11-12. The...
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US issues waiver over Colonial Pipeline cyberattack

The US government has issued an emergency waiver after a ransomware attack hit Colonial Pipeline. The attack has caused the company to shut down...
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Charles Brett’s Blockchain Catch-up Week 18

This is Charles Brett's start-of-the-week Enterprise Times ‘blockchain catch-up’ Week 18. Necessarily it is idiosyncratic and selective. It is not intended to be comprehensive but...
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SUSE seeks 7 billion Euro valuation in IPO listing

SUSE has signalled its intention to IPO as early as Q2, 2021. The company is targeting a valuation of over 7-8 billion Euros. The...
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How to Keep search criteria in Outlook

How to keep a search request so that it will do the search for you automatically. Here is a tip on how to do just that.
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Algolia launches API-first Product Recommendations tool for retailers

Algolia, an API Platform for Dynamic Experiences has launched Algolia Recommend. An Artificial Intelligence (AI)-optimised API that accelerates the creation and implementation of product...
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Pega and Partners aim to crush complexity

At its PegaWorld Inspire conference this week, Carola Cazenave, vice president, global partner ecosystems, Pegasystems, announced the launch of Pega Partners. Before the event,...
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ThinkPHP the most targeted technology in 2020

ThinkPHP was the single most targeted technology in 2020 says Jon Heimerl, Lead Analyst and Senior Manager, Global Threat Intelligence Centre, US for NTT...
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Huntress raises US$40M to expand cybersecurity platform

Huntress has raised US$40M in a successful series B funding round led by JMI Equity. It plans to use the money to expand its cybersecurity...
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Putting the spotlight on great collaboration practices

The Slack Spotlight Awards demonstrated how different organisations have implemented and leveraged Slack in innovative ways during 2020. It was a year in the...
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Five tips to embracing experience content on your digital real estate

5 tips for enterprises to embrace customer content experience to restructuring #digital real estate from Sonja Kotrotsos, @Contentstack #CX #Content
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MACH Alliance hits 30 members milestone in nine months

The MACH Alliance has signed-up more then 30 members since its June 2020 launch. The group's member base now spans North America, Europe and...
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What is technology gap for most Professional services firms?

Most Professional Services Firms are not using the optimal tools within their organisation. This is one of the key findings in a short whitepaper...