Tags: Training

Optus Business invests AU$3.5 million in cybersecurity

Optus Business is to invest AU$3.5 million into the Cyber Security Cooperative Research Centre (CSCRC). This is an initiative that was set up by the Australian government in September with an initial AU$50 million in funding. So far 25 companies have provided AU$89 million in additional funds to the CSCRC. This announcement from Optus takes…

Salesforce and Deloitte search for talent in new places

Salesforce has announced a new initiative with Deloitte to help people find jobs through a new training initiative. The pilot program is launching in Indianapolis, Indiana and will look to train 500 workers over the next three years. The Salesforce Pathfinder Training Program will provide particpiants with the skills needed to obtain Salesforce Administrator and Salesforce…

How to avoid self-inflicted opportunity costs and failing at business intelligence.

 Six critical learning points every business should consider in their enterprise system implementation project. Enterprise systems, including ERPs, CRMs, ECMs and others, are part of the critical knowledge repositories of any organization. These systems provide the data and analytical insights that enable businesses to make high-value strategic decisions, while simultaneously providing the day-to-day tactical data…

Cloud Foundry launches The Foundry marketplace

At Cloud Foundry Summit Europe, the Cloud Foundry Foundation (CFF) has launched an online marketplace. It is called The Foundry and provides an online marketplace aimed initially at developers. It will allow them to locate a number of things such as distributions, services, add-in technology and education among other things. In a press conference, Abby…

Talentia expands elearning and continuous appraisal

Talentia has announced a new release of its HCM solution, version 10.2. The new release builds on the software that was first introduced in 2014. The new release is available this month for those customers with licensed software and on the SaaS platform from November. Key enhancements to elearning There are two major areas where Talentia has…

Giving military veterans a cyber future

IBM, the Corsham Institute and Salute My Job are all collaborating to deliver cybersecurity training to members of the UK Armed Forces. Over 100 military personnel have undertaken the training offered by the Corsham Institute. It is supported by IBM who ensure that all trainees get experience with two different IBM Security products. The goal…

FTSE 350 boards poor on incident response training

KPMG is reporting that cyber security is now firmly on the agenda in boardrooms. Unfortunately management are skimping on training in how to deal with cyber incidents. The details come from a KPMG survey carried out as part of the UK Government’s Cyber Security Health Check. The details of the KPMG  survey were not made…

LBM firm gets 90th birthday boost from Dancik

Lezzer Lumber company has celebrated their 90th anniversary with the selection of K8 ERP solution. The solution was chosen after a comprehensive selection process. This is the latest initiative by CEO Mike Lezzer to update the company. Historic company modern thinking Mike Lezzer is the third generation of the family to run the business. Lezzer…

SAP Enable Now enables ERP training

SAP has announced new functionality to SAP Enable Now. The SAP Enable Now product allows organisations to create modern training materials that supports the creation of user assistance content. This can supplement and add to the existing assistance available to users. The new functionality includes the ability to integrate the training into S/4HANA. The new functionality includes…

Rob Norris talks about Fujitsu and cybersecurity

Enterprise Times sat down with Rob Norris, VP Head of Enterprise & Cyber Security EMEIA at Fujitsu recently to talk about cybersecurity. Norris has been involved with cybersecurity for a long time. His career spans time with Fujitsu and ESET Global. A few years ago Norris got permission to setup a UK cybersecurity resource as…