Tuesday, May 24, 2022
Grant Thornton report that £200bn is lost to Cyber Crime each year

Cyber attacks cost £200bn per year

New research from Grant Thornton shows that cyber attacks have affected one in six companies in the last year at a cost of over £200 billion. This latest piece of research on...
Barclays Biometric Reader launches to make online banking more secure

Barclays launches iPortal biometric banking 

Barclays Bank announces the launch of Barclays iPortal, its first biometric banking solution for business customers. Online and mobile banking is now the norm for business and consumers. As such, banks have...
IBM launches the IBM Cloud Security Enforcer to protect users and data (c) 2015 IBM

Who is your Cloud Security Enforcer?

IBM has announced the IBM Cloud Security Enforcer, a product designed to reduce the risk for users buying into cloud and help IT know where corporate data is going. In a survey...
Panda Security reports malware at an all time high

Malware samples at record levels

Panda Security has released its Q2/2015 security report showing that malware samples are up 42% on the same period in 2014 and stand at record levels. It might have been a wetter...
Bomagar releases Privileged Access Management 15.2 with an emphasis on improving cloud access security

Bomgar improves cloud access security

Bomgar has released Privileged Access Management 15.2 with an emphasis on improving cloud access security for privileged users. Having spent decades securing remote access and controlling what users can do, Bomgar is turning...
Access management limiting productivity

Access management limiting productivity

The Dell global security survey shows that common access management processes limit employee productivity. The survey which was undertaken by Dimensional Research involved 460 IT professionals and 301 business users. They were...
Microsoft buys Adallom, the Cloud Security firm

Microsoft buys Adallom for $320 million

In a blog by Takeshi Numoto , Corporate Vice President, Cloud and Enterprise Marketing, Microsoft has announced the acquisition of Adallom, the cloud access security company. Microsoft buys Adallom, but who are...
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Dragonfly creates cybersecurity ecosystem

Dragonfly Technologes Pty Ltd has announced a new strategic partnership with Singapore based NSHC Pte Ltd to strengthen their security services. Based in Sydney, New South Wales Dragonfly also has offices in...
Blackberry Keypad Image credit: Freeimages.com/Mark Lafrate

Good buy for Blackberry?

Blackberry has announced their intention to purchase Good Technology in a cash purchase of $425 million.  This will further enhance Blackberry on their quest back to respectability among CIO’s.  Not only...
IBM and ARM collaborate to capture data from mbed enabled devices into IBM IoT Foundation

IBM and ARM do IoT deal

IBM and ARM have announced a deal to extend the IBM Internet of Things (IoT) platform called the IBM IoT Foundation. In October 2014, ARM launched its IoT platform called mbed. It...


Noname Security delivers API security to BlueFort Security (Image Credit: AltumCode on Unsplash)

Noname Security delivers API security to BlueFort Security

Noname Security has agreed a strategic partnership with BlueFort Security. The deal sees BlueFort customers get access to Noname’s API security platform. BlueFort customers...
Acquisition Pegasystems Everflow - Image Credit Pixabay\Tumisu

Pega buys business process mining Everflow

At Pegaworld Inspire, Pegasystems announced the acquisition of Everflow, a Brazilian process mining software company. Business Processing Mining software has become important in an...
acquisition : Matchmove and Shopmatic- Image Credit Pixabay\Tumisu

Matchmove acquires Shopmatic and signals bold intent for further growth

MatchMove has acquired Shopmatic for US$200 million. It creates a major force combining the embedded finance vendor with a leading eCommerce organisation. Combining the...
Is your business complexity affecting staff? (Image Credit: Gerd Altmann from Pixabay)

Is your business complexity affecting staff?

A new study by Pega shows that business complexity is becoming a problem for employees. Some 71% of those surveyed said their job complexity...
Blockchain Catch-up

Charles Brett’s Blockchain Catch-up 2022-Week 20

This is a Charles Brett's start-of-the-week Enterprise Times ‘blockchain catch-up’ 2022-Week 20. Necessarily it is idiosyncratic and selective. It is not intended to be comprehensive...
Galaxy Infinity Image by Luminas Art from Pixabay

To Infinity and beyond for IoT with Eseye

Eseye has announced its next-generation IoT platform. The Eseye Infinity IoT Platform delivers a future-proof connectivity platform that has the flexibility and scalability to...
Sustainabiilty World Image by Gerd Altmann from Pixabay

Software AG offers a free sustainability extension to ARIS

Software AG has launched ARIS for sustainability. The free accelerator solution requires a subscription to ARIS, its business process analysis (BPA) and management software...
IDs to remain phygital for the time being (Image Credit: pexels-vinta-supply-co-_-nyc-842961)

IDs to remain phygital for the time being

IDs are to remain phygital for now, despite the rise in virtual IDs, claims Veridos. It sees a future where sovereign documents will all...
Applying crime theory to cyber extortion (Image Credit: pexels-tima-miroshnichenko-6266301)

Applying crime theory to cyber extortion

What is crime theory? Why does it matter to cybersecurity? In particular, what can it teach us about reducing crime and how we rethink...
Elusive Shop Retail Image by Harry Burgess from Pixabay

Retail focuses on the elusive customer

It is probably little surprise that a recent report from Jitterbit highlights the importance of the customer to small and medium-sized retailers. The report...
Peter Zaitsev, CEO, Percona on stage at Percona Live 2022 (Image Credit: Percona)

What sort of open source licence is your database?

Open source software makes up a substantial amount of the software in use today. But expectations of what open source means are changing. It...
acquisition : Planview and Tasktop - Image Credit Pixabay\Tumisu

Planview makes Tasktop its first acquisition of 2022

Planview has revealed its first acquisition in 2022. It cited the acquisition of Value Stream Management vendor Tasktop as strategic. While neither party disclosed...
Charming Beads Fluid Commerce - (c) 2022 Charming Beads

Fluid Commerce delivers eCommerce boost to Charming Beads

Charming Beads, a family-run online retail business that sells jewellery-making supplies such as gemstones, beads, and pendants, has selected Fluid Commerce to power its...
Blancco sanitises Chromebooks so they can be reused (Image Credit: Photo by Kaboompics.com)

Blancco sanitises Chromebooks so they can be reused

Data erasure specialists Blancco has announced that its Blancco Drive Eraser product can now sanitise your Chromebooks. The new capability, Blancco Chromebook Erasure, means...