September 2019

Cyber-Defense, Software Updates & Outsourcing Spur $100 Billion in IT Services M&A, Reveals Hampleton Partners’ Report

Cyber-Defense, Software Updates & Outsourcing Spur $100 Billion in IT Services M&A, Reveals Hampleton Partners’ Report

- $5 trillion threat of cyber-attacks and data theft encourage investment in cyber security solutions, talent and technologies [1]
- IT modernisation – plus cloud technology, IoT, virtualisation and robotics – driving deals to maintain competitiveness and reduce capital expenditure

London, UK – 19 September 2019 - Hampleton Partners’ latest global IT & Business Services M&A Market Report reveals that the sector’s total disclosed deal value reached a whopping $97 billion in 1H 2019 – the highest total on record for a six-month period.

Discover the Latest in Cutting Edge Logistics Printing Innovations with BIXOLON at IMHX 2019

IMHX (24th - 27th September 2019, Birmingham UK) - BIXOLON Europe GmbH, a subsidiary of the global leading Mobile, Label and POS printer manufacturer is encouraging visitors of IMHX to stand 18M140 to demonstrate its latest innovations in Label, Mobile and Kiosk printing technology for the Materials Handling, Transport and Logistics industries.

New Research from Enterprise Management Associates Confirms Importance of Packet Capture for Cyber Defense

London, UK – September 18, 2019 – One of the significant findings from Enterprise Management Associates’ (EMA) recent report, Unlocking High Fidelity Security 2019 is that organizations using full packet capture are better prepared to battle cyber threats. The report highlights that the visibility and accuracy of packet capture data provides the best source of certainty for threat detection, and notes that the adoption of full packet capture has accelerated over the past 12 months.

The Importance of Design in Storytelling Raul Harman Wed, 09/18/2019 - 06:40

Storytelling is in our genes. It’s how we share experiences with others, as we all have similar yet different stories to tell – common ground for understanding each other and forging meaningful bonds and connections. 

Because of these reasons, storytelling has been a part of branding for decades but started gaining true recognition with the advancement of technology and the internet as well as with inbound marketing taking over. It’s what made design matter even more, helping the business create a unique story, with your customers and your own brand being the main characters.  

BIXOLON Demonstrates Its Innovative Range of Retail Printing Solutions at Paris Retail Week 2019

A look into the future of POS, Label and Mobile Printing Technology

 

Paris Retail Week (24-26 September 2019, Paris, France) - BIXOLON Europe GmbH, a subsidiary of the global manufacturer of advanced Mobile Label and POS printers, will be encouraging visitors onto its stand K047, at Paris Retail Week 2019. Showcasing its diverse range of intuitive printing solutions for the evolving Retail market, for a range of applications from inventory management, delivery labelling or self-service kiosks, click-and-collect, traditional POS setups and omni-channel retail systems.

 

Episerver named a challenger in Gartner Magic Quadrant for digital commerce

London, UK Sept. 17, 2019 – Just one-in-five online consumers (20 percent) say all of their online purchases are pre-planned according a global survey from Episerver™. Companies offering frictionless experiences for both consumers and business buyers on the web stand the best chance of giving visitors, who were just planning to browse, a reason to order. The data indicates many factors can, however, stop the sale whether it is inadequate content or commerce functionality, a lack of personalization or insufficient product search – requiring organizations to prioritize digital experience technologies helping the end-user experience, not hurting it.

FireMon Sets a New Standard for Security Process Automation

DALLAS – September 17, 2019 – FireMon sets the stage to help customers now achieve what they thought was not possible. Today, FireMon announces a new approach to security process automation designed to take the traditional market for Network Security Policy Management (NSPM) solutions to the next level.

As innovation drives business revenue, security leaders are often forced to choose between secure practices and enabling innovation, despite the potential risk. FireMon rejects the tradeoff between business priorities and protecting the organization. Customers should be able to innovate in a secure manner without sacrificing either variable.

65% of banks struggle with payment profitability according to Aite research

Report reveals that slow payment transformation risks shrinking margins further

London, 17th September 2019 – Aite Group, a global research and advisory firm in financial services, today launches a new report “The Payments Transformation Race: Criteria for Success”, commissioned by Icon Solutions. Based on a global survey of senior executives at the world’s top-tier banks, it reveals that high costs, low margins and increasingly commoditised business models are eroding payment profits, resulting in some services failing to break even.