Information Technology

OutSystems Recognised as a 2019 Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice for Multiexperience Development Platforms

Gartner Peer Insights Customers' Choice Distinction Is Based on Feedback and Ratings From End-User Professionals Who Have Experience Purchasing, Implementing, and/or Using the Product or Service

LONDON, UK — 6th November, 2019 — OutSystems, provider of the number one platform for low-code rapid application development, today announced that it has been named a 2019 Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice for Multiexperience Development Platforms.

IGEL’s Linux-Based Edge OS to Support Microsoft Windows Virtual Desktop

Reading, UK. November 5, 2019 – IGEL, provider of a next-gen edge OS for cloud workspaces, today announced that its Linux-based IGEL OS will support Microsoft Windows Virtual Desktop customers, enabling enterprises to centrally manage, control and secure thousands of endpoint devices. As a supporting vendor for Microsoft Windows Virtual Desktop value-added partner program “early adopters,” IGEL is among the recommended Microsoft ecosystem partners for customers deploying Windows Virtual Desktop at scale.

Benchmark Study Reveals Open Infrastructure at the Core of Data centre Transformations

59% of companies currently use open networking solutions as they take advantage of innovative technologies such as AI and 5G

London, November 1 2019 — Cumulus Networks, the leaders in building open, modern, and scalable networks, today released research that shows UK IT leaders have reached the breaking point with proprietary infrastructure and open networking is their new norm. While 68% of technology leaders are interested in adopting more open technology, 59% of UK companies are already using open networking solutions to modernise their data centres to increase agility and scalability.

Proprietary Infrastructure Stifling Innovation

Pace of change drives MSPs to be acquired

[London, 31 October 2019] MSPs are being squeezed by more demanding customers, having to provide a wider range of services and advice. The good news for the service provider industry in the Manchester area seems to be that competition for customers is not as frantic as in the south of England. But skills issues and a need to keep up the pace of change will impact particularly smaller MSPs, the Managed Services Summit North heard this week.

Is Your Accounts Payable Department Spending Inordinate Time Fixing Invoicing Errors? Intelligent Automation’s for You

By Bob Monio, Commercial Product Management Director, Kofax

Disputed payments, missing invoice data, incorrect posting information, mismatched invoice and purchase orders – ring a bell? Research shows that Accounts Payable (AP) staff spend nearly a quarter of their time dealing with such matters.

Deep Learning Is Overtaking Classic Machine Learning Methods, Study Finds

Peltarion, leading AI innovator and creator of an operational deep learning platform, and AI Knowledge Network CognitionX, organizer of the CogX festival of AI and emerging technology, today released a new study based on research and interviews with other AI industry leaders across Europe such as Amazon, Google, DeepMind, and JP Morgan. The report, “Deep Learning: Opportunities and Best Practice”, provides insight that deep learning is overtaking more classic Machine learning methods. However, several challenges remain; cost, complexity, and skills are yet to be solved to enable market growth.

SecureCloud+ recognised as an Investor in People

SecureCloud+, the fast-growing IT company that specialises in innovative ICT solutions for Defence and Public Sector has been awarded the Investors in People (IIP) accreditation for demonstrating their commitment to the development of their people. This achievement is a testament to how the company values their employees’ well-being and success.

The Reading based SME were praised by their (IIP) assessor for their outstanding leadership and people management skills for a growing company in just its 5th year. This continuous growth has been achieved by their ability to attract and retain great talent, with employees coming from various backgrounds.

How to Protect Your Tech Business in 2020

No matter what type of business you run, there are risk factors you must navigate if you wish to maintain the same level of profit and growth. Tech businesses, in particular, may be susceptible to harm from interruptions such as hacking or power loss. Although there is potential for great profit in this sector, there is also the possibility that people could steal your ideas — not to mention fierce competition. A minor mishap can cause you to fall behind others selling the same or similar services or products.

German software USU Valuemation classified as a "Leader" by American analysts

Möglingen, Germany, October 16, 2019 – USU was among the selected companies that Forrester Research, the American analyst firm, has invited to participate in The Forrester Wave™: Enterprise Service Management, Q4 2019. USU Valuemation was ranked in the highest possible category as a “Leader”.

ThoughtRiver’s AI platform powers PwC’s New Law Offering

·         PwC to enter LawTech in collaboration with ThoughtRiver

·         First product to launch in Q1 of 2020

·         Internal tests show time savings of 1/3 for general counsels

London, UK. 16 October, 2019: ThoughtRiver, the market leader in intelligent legal pre-screening, has announced that its core platform, which standardises the interpretation and review of legal contracts, is to be used in a broader technology play that represents a significant investment by PwC.