Tags: Microsoft

Abby Kearns talks about Cloud Foundry

Enterprise TImes caught up with Abby Kearns, Executive Director, Cloud Foundry Foundation at IBM InterConnect in Las Vegas. In our conversation Kearns explained what the Cloud Foundry Foundation was saying: “We protect all of the IP of Cloud Foundry and ensure it has a sustainable ecosystem.” The fact that there are so many users of…

Microsoft Word hit by zero-day vulnerability

FireEye Labs has warned of a zero-day vulnerability affecting Microsoft Word. The warning came in a blog by Threat Researcher, Genwei Jiang. In the blog, Jiang says FireEye alerted Microsoft to the vulnerability a few weeks ago and that Microsoft was already working towards a fix. That fix will be available this week so why…

Unit4 buys Assistance Software for PSA solution

Unit4 has announced the acquisition of Assistance Software a provider of cloud based PSA (professional services automation) software. The solution is closely integrated with Dynamics CRM as well as other ERP solutions including Unit4 Business World. The terms of the agreement were not announced. Headquartered in Naarden, Netherlands, Assistance Software operates in customers across Europe.…

DSI opens up supply chain app store

DSI has announced the opening of its Supply Chain App Store. The store contains hundreds of apps to support the DSI Supply chain platform. There are several categories in the store including the ERP applications that DSI integrates into. These include: Oracle NetSuite, IFS, SAP, Oracle Applications Cloud, Oracle JD Edwards Enterprise One, Oracle E-Business Suite and Microsoft…

New dawn for Salesforce with IL4 for DoD

The US Defence Information Systems Agency and DoD have granted Salesforce Government Cloud a provisional authorisation at Impact Level 4 (IL4). This means that Salesforce can be used for controlled unclassified information (CUI). It will allow Salesforce to work with US Government organisations and hold information including personally identifiable information (PII) and protected health information…

Tips – How to use columns of text in Word

When creating newsletters and the like, you may find yourself wanting to layout the text in a more traditional newspaper way. We are creatures of habit. As such we find reading small columns of text to be the correct way to read news. Follow these simple steps to create a beautiful newsletter in Microsoft Word…

Can Amazon Connect disrupt telephony

Amazon has announced the availability of a new software defined contact centre solution, Amazon Connect. It places it directly in competition with the likes of Cisco, Microsoft, Genesys and Avaya. The last of these four, once a major player in contact centres, filed for bankruptcy earlier this year. Like its infrastructure cloud services Amazon Connect…