Friday, August 19, 2022
IBM Machine Learning for z/OS arrives

Watson masters the mainframe

IBM has announced IBM Machine Learning for the private cloud. It is designed to speed up the creating, training and deployment of analytics models. IBM claims that data scientists: "might spend days...
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Condeco acquires MyVRM

Condeco has announced the acquisition of MyVRM. Founded in 2006 by Board Chairman Larry Roher after two years of development, the company has developed several solutions in workspace management. The company...
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News from the week beginning 25th April 2022

News from the week beginning 25th April 2022 included acquisitions by Fenergo, Mediafly, and Volaris Group
Dean Stocker, CEO and Chairman on stage at Alteryx Inspire (c) 2019 S Brooks

Digital Transformation needs people, technology and data

Research carried out by Alteryx and published during its EMEA Alteryx Inspire event in London, has demonstrated the importance of people, technology and data. The survey asked questions from a sample...
Percona Live

Open Source is a licensing model not a business model

As Open Source continues to grow its share of the software market, there are increasing questions being asked about the state of licensing. At Percona Live in Amsterdam, CEO Peter Zaitsev...
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News from the week beginning 29th May 2022

News from the week beginning 29th May 2022 includes details of Trust 22, Precisely's annual data integrity conference
IBM acquires Ustream and announces Cloud Video Services unit

IBM launches cloud video unit

IBM has acquired Ustream as it sets out its stall to take on both Amazon and Netflix for cloud video market. The acquisition will be merged with three other IBM acquisitions,...
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News from week beginning 30th November

Week beginning 30th November was dominated by #Dreamforce (#DF21), with @Salesforce results and the @Slack acquisition
"We will train 1 million people" claims Fortinet (Image Credit: Clayton Cardinalli on Unsplash)

“We will train 1 million people” claims Fortinet

Fortinet has publicly pledged to train 1 million people to help close the cybersecurity skills gap. The training will be made available over the next five years through a series of...
Tata Communications delivers instant F1

Tata Communications delivers instant F1

In trying to watch the same TV through different mediums one realises that the transmission times can vary wildly. The delivery of cable versus internet versus traditional broadcasting indicates that some...
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How do you avoid negative impact from M&A on your sales team?

A tip by Patrick McCarthy of @Precisely about the impact of M&A on #sales & #marketing. Its not so much the integration process but the #acquisition #strategy


SolCyber partners with Converge to redefine cyber insurance (Image Credit: Sebastian Herrmann on Unsplash)

SolCyber partners with Converge to redefine cyber insurance

SolCyber has partnered with cyber insurance provider Converge. The two companies say they are aiming to redefine cyber insurance for the mid-market. The move...
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97% of B2B buyers experience frustration in eCommerce purchasing process says Avionos study

Avionos’ has published a report that suggests B2B buyers want to have their cake and eat it too. They want the basics: convenience and...
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Agiloft marks end of founder era

Agiloft has announced that founder Colin Earl retired as Chief Technology Officer in July and is replaced by John Pechacek. Earl will remain active...
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BigCommerce and Affirm expand partnership to offer Pay-Over-Time solution

BigCommerce has expanded its multi-year partnership with Affirm the payment network that empowers consumers and helps merchants drive growth. BigCommerce merchants of all sizes...
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Has Pega made move to mitigate internal issues with L&D+DEI&B appointment?

The acronyms continue to grow in length, but Pega announced the appointment of its first vice president of learning, development, and diversity, equity, inclusion,...
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eCommerce merchants open-up about their PSD2 reality

A new study has revealed that nearly half of European and UK-based eCommerce merchants are still struggling to comply with the Second Payment Services...
Do you have the right data framework for your application platforms? (Image Credit: Nick Fewings on Unsplash)

Do you have the right data framework for your application platforms?

Organisations are overwhelmed with data, but many of them struggle to get the best from it. The problem is not just about the volume...
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AuditBoard launches third-party Risk Management platform

AuditBoard, a leader in audit, risk and compliance management, has released a new Third Party Risk Management solution. This new feature strengthens the existing...
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Zellis teams up with Cornerstone HR; advantage whom?

Zellis has announced the availability of a new connector with Cornerstone HR. The connector, listed on the Zellis Marketplace, will integrate the Zellis Payroll...
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How do you make remote working effective at a growing company?

This is the 37th in a series of business tips from industry leaders that Enterprise Times has interviewed. Earlier this year, Enterprise Times spoke...
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Linarc releases new construction management software

Every building can be designed as a series of lines and arcs. This is the premise behind the name, Linarc, a newly launched construction...
Axio raises $23 million in Series B investment (Image Credit: Viacheslav Bublyk on Unsplash)

Axio raises $23 million in Series B investment

Axio has raised $23 million in a Series B investment round. It brings the total raised by the company to $30 million. The investment...

Pricer Research shows UK retailers digitalising high street stores

The squeeze on stores, which is putting pressure on bricks-and-mortar estates to perform more digital roles and support eCommerce operations, is accelerating UK retailers'...
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insightsoftware acquires another embedded analytics startup, Dundas

insightsoftware has made another acquisition. It has acquired Canadian analytics and data visualisation firm Dundas Data Visualization, Inc. The intent is to help strengthen...