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BIXOLON Launches XL5-40 Exclusive Linerless Desktop Label Printer to the European Market

BIXOLON’s First 4-inch Desktop Linerless Label Printer

BIXOLON Europe GmbH, a subsidiary of BIXOLON Co. Ltd, a leading global Mobile, Label and POS printer manufacturer, today announced the launch of the XL5-40 4-inch (114mm) Desktop Direct Thermal Linerless Label printer to the European Market. Featuring an ergonomic clamshell design with economical and extremely reliable linerless labelling features to allow the printing and cutting of various paper lengths for a range of applications within the Manufacturing, Retail, Hospitality and Healthcare industries.

Dataiku CEO Featured in DataIQ’s 100 Most Influential Data and Analytics Practitioners in the UK for Fourth Year Running

The DataIQ 100 celebrates leaders and visionaries in the data and analytics community

London, UK - March 25, 2020 -- Today Florian Douetteau, CEO of Dataiku, one of the world's most advanced Enterprise AI platforms, is listed as part of the DataIQ 100 for the fourth consecutive year.

Launched in 2014, the DataIQ 100 celebrates the most influential data and analytics practitioners in UK organisations. Selected candidates demonstrate a combination of leadership, engagement with the broader data and analytics industry, and dedication to advancing the profession of data and analytics. In 2019, over 530 candidates from across the UK were nominated.

Cyclr receives top awards in G2’s Grid Report for iPaaS

Embedded iPaaS company earns top ranking for high customer satisfaction and customer support

25 March 2020 - Young British SaaS company Cyclr today announced that they have been awarded the overall "Best Support" and "Easiest To Do Business With'' awards by G2 in their Spring 2020 G2 Grid report for iPaaS. This is the first time Cyclr has been featured in the G2 reports, taking its place alongside a number of industry-leading integration vendors.

In particular, the awards recognises the Cyclr team’s outstanding support for their customers, helping them benefit from easier integration building, native in-app deployments and scalability. Using Cyclr saves SaaS teams vital developer resources and drives efficiency.

Parallel dark economy provides easy on-ramp for would-be cybercriminals

·         Cybercriminal ecosystem more mature than ever, reflecting legitimate cybersecurity sector

·         Understanding how illicit services interact is key security priority

24 March 2020 – Barcelona, Spain – The cybercriminal industry is evolving, with a growing shadow economy that trades goods and services in much the same way as the legitimate cybersecurity sector. Today Blueliv, Europe’s leading threat intelligence provider, publishes its new report and the first in a series analyzing this evolution: DARK COMMERCE: Exploring the cybercrime industry and its business models: Part I.

Semafone bolsters security across its product line with new PCI DSS certification for Cardprotect Relay+

Semafone extends PCI DSS certification geographically and across product lines to provide customers and partners the highest levels of security in omnichannel payments

BOSTON and GUILDFORD, UK – March 19, 2020 – Semafone®, the leading provider of data security and compliance solutions for call and contact centres, has achieved global certification under the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) for its omnichannel digital payments solution, Cardprotect Relay+. The company has also extended PCI DSS certification for its flagship solution for telephone-based payments, Cardprotect Voice+, across the whole of North America.

Confirmit Named A Leader in Employee Experience by Independent Research Firm

Confirmit Named A Leader in Employee Experience by Independent Research Firm

Confirmit achieves a differentiated rating in the market approach, customisation, and recommendations and workflow criteria

London, UK, Oslo, Norway and New York, NY, 18 March, 2020 – Confirmit, the leading global solutions provider for Employee Experience (EX), Customer Experience (CX), and Market Research was named a Leader by independent research firm Forrester in a new report: The Forrester New Wave™: EX Management Platforms For Large Enterprises, Q1 2020.

Winning a Tech Trailblazers “Cloud innovation” award is a strong indicator of future business success, analysis shows

Cloud Expo Europe, London, UK – 12th March 2020 – Winning an innovation award is no guarantee of subsequent business success for early-stage, technology startups, and especially in the broad, yet still crowded ‘cloud’ category. But, analysis shows, no fewer than seven former winners or runners-up in the Cloud category of the Tech Trailblazer Awards have already been acquired since the awards began in 2012.

By another measure of success – investment – Tech Trailblazer cloud category winners and runners-up are also succeeding, having raised over US$882m between them. Two runners-up in the most recent awards [2019] have raised a further US$57m since entering.

Confirmit Genius Named 2020 CUSTOMER Magazine Product of the Year Award Winner

Innovative text analytics solution from Confirmit is uncovering a treasure trove of customer, employee and market insights

LONDON, UK, NEW YORK, NY, and OSLO, Norway, 12 March, 2020 — Confirmit, the leading global solutions provider for Customer Experience (CX), Employee Experience (EX), and Market Research (MR) today announced that its text analytics platform Confirmit Genius has been recognised in CUSTOMER Magazine’s 22nd Annual Award. Recognised as an industry leading customer experience solution, Confirmit Genius has been announced by TMC as a 2020 CUSTOMER Product of the Year Award winner.

Smart MFP from OKI Europe Helps Busy Professional Services Businesses Meet Client and Compliance Demands

New OKI MC883 A3 colour multifunction printer brings flexibility and traceability to document workflows with advanced authentication

Egham, 11th March 2020 – OKI Europe has launched the MC883, a user-friendly A3 colour smart multifunction printer (MFP) for the professional services sector where fast, accurate and secure document management is essential to meeting client needs.

How Did Virtual Assistants Get Installed In Our Homes And Offices?

Virtual assistants have been incorporated into customer service applications and web pages, including technical support, product sales, or while receiving assistance during a purchase process. We currently experience virtual assistants without knowing it when we communicate with airlines, banks, social networks, insurance, or tourism companies.

Machines (software) are able to incorporate user interaction into their functions and learn about their needs on the fly. They achieve this by recognizing the same user, along with their emotions (joy, frustration, anger, disappointment, doubt) even better than many people by studying not only the tone of their voice but also the posture and gestures.