Technology

Global IoT interoperability takes step forward as oneM2M increases membership and partnership-working

Connectivity providers, cyber-security experts and academia are among new joiners

Sophia Antipolis, France, 1 June, 2020: International standards initiative oneM2M today announced it has welcomed a range of new members as organisations around the world seek to accelerate the development of the Internet of Things (IoT) market through greater interoperability. 

Confirmit Announces 2020 ACE Awards Winners

15th Annual Awards Programme Recognises Success in CX and EX in an Uncertain World

London, UK, Oslo, Norway and New York, NY– 27 May, 2020 – Confirmit, the leading global solutions provider for Customer Experience, Voice of the Employee, and Market Research today announced the results of the 2020 Confirmit ACE (Achievement in Customer Excellence) Awards. For the 15th year, the annual award programme recognises Confirmit clients who demonstrate proven excellence and innovation in their Customer Experience programmes. 

Ephesoft recognised as Alfresco Software’s Global Technology Partner of the Year

Go-to-market worldwide technology partnership focuses on cloud innovation and improved customer success

IRVINE, Calif., May 21, 2020 – Ephesoft, Inc., a leader in content acquisition and data enrichment solutions, today announced that Alfresco Software, an open source, content services provider, has selected Ephesoft as its FY2020 Global Technology Partner of the Year. The prestigious partner award is based on Ephesoft’s achievements in digital innovation, future vision, and customer alignment.

NoBlue Receives NetSuite 5-Star Partner Award

IT Solutions specialist has been recognised by NetSuite for its industry expertise, strategic approach, and customer success in cloud ERP

Nottingham 20 May, 2020 – NoBlue, a specialist in developing and implementing tailored cloud-based IT solutions for businesses, has received the Oracle NetSuite 5-Star Partner Award. The award acknowledges members of the NetSuite Solution Provider Program that achieve the highest levels of success for NetSuite customers. NoBlue was recognised for its industry expertise, strategic approach, and dedication to client service in helping deliver NetSuite to customers. 

My Turntable of Choice: The Fluance RT82 Bryan Ruby Sun, 05/17/2020 - 11:42

A few months ago, I reviewed six different vinyl record turntables due my renewed interest in listening to music pressed on vinyl records. Despite all six vinyl turntables being good choices to consider, I still needed to select the turntable I would bring into my home. In the end, it was the Fluance RT82 Reference High Fidelity Vinyl Turntable that I chose as my latest stereo component. 

“Broadcasters must implement next-generation technologies to address soaring demand for high-quality transmission,” says HUBER+SUHNER

As live streaming and subscriber platforms become ever popular, network operators must urgently address the challenges linked to the growing demand for high-quality broadcast. To thrive, the industry must adopt systems that enable faster networks and larger bandwidth – both of which are essential for the rapid transmission of large digital files across a range of distances, without compromising on the quality of the signal.

Amanda Bedborough of DataCore Software Recognised as One of CRN’s 2020 Women of the Channel

Reading, UK, 12 May, 2020 – DataCore announced today that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Amanda Bedborough, Senior Vice President, EMEA Operations, to its esteemed 2020 Women of the Channel list. Recognising the unique strengths, vision, and achievements of a select group of women, this prestigious, annual list acknowledges channel leaders who are blazing a trail for future generations. These women are from all areas of the IT ecosystem, including technology vendors, distributors, solution providers, and other IT organisations. 

‘Gig’ customer service booming during Covid-19, says report Real Wire Tue, 05/12/2020 - 06:57

San Francisco, USA. 12th May 2020: Two thirds of people signed up on ‘gig’ customer service (GigCX) platforms are seeing an increase in demand for customer service tasks since the COVID-19 pandemic began, according to The ‘Annual Gig Customer Service’ report, released today by AI-driven gig customer service platform Limitless. The gig customer service model is already in widespread use at companies such as Microsoft, Unilever and Sage.

Artesian Solutions and Baringa Partners COVID-19 Relationship Banking Exclusive: Leading lenders agree it will take 1-2 years to establish a stable “New Normal” and digital investment will be key to successful relationship banking in the post COVID-19 age

11th May 2020: On 30th April Artesian Solutions, a leading provider of client intelligence and risk solutions, and award winning management consultancy Baringa Partners, brought together 22 senior banking executives from across 12 of the UK’s leading banks to reflect and share their views on Relationship Banking during the coronavirus pandemic. The event uncovered significant consensus on the challenges facing banks, as well as the solutions, as banks adjust to the “new normal” of relationship banking in the COVID-19 era.