Technology

INCA launches ‘The INCAs’ to honour altnet A-listers

Gongs will be presented for technical and commercial innovation, rural and urban impact and best community and public sector projects

London, UK, July 18, 2018: The Independent Networks Cooperative Association (INCA) today launched a search for the heroes of the UK’s digital infrastructure industry as it announced The INCAs, its inaugural awards scheme which will recognise alternative network providers (altnets).

Faltering consumer trust creates window of opportunity for Mobile Operators

  • Recent data scandals mean 53% of consumers are less likely to share personal data with digital services companies
  • Consumers now see their mobile operator as more trustworthy, with 92% happy to consider using MNO-delivered digital services

DUBLIN, Ireland - 12th July, 2018 - The Facebook data scandal has not only eroded consumer trust in social media platforms, but also in digital services companies such as Netflix, Spotify and Skype.

Macro 4 data management solution helps IBM mainframe shops improve data governance as they embrace stricter privacy rules

InSync® includes support for Splunk reporting and enhanced features for test data generation and anonymization

Crawley, UK, July 10, 2018 - Macro 4, a division of UNICOM® Global, has introduced a new release of InSync®, the data management and manipulation solution for IBM Z. InSync 6.9 includes enhanced features to help mainframe users improve data governance as they seek to embrace stricter data privacy regulations such as the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

Managed Services ecosystem-building and perception gain importance

  • IBM, Fujitsu and Kaspersky Lab complete top sponsor line-up for UK Managed Services & Hosting Summit 2018

[London, 5 July 2018] IBM, Fujitsu and Kaspersky Lab have completed the Platinum sponsor line-up for the UK Managed Services and Hosting Summit 2018 on 19 September in London (www.mshsummit.com). The companies join Avast, Cogeco Peer, Datto, Highlight and Watchguard in the top ranked tier of support.

'Peak faith' in the cloud only 12-18 months away with slump to follow, warns 6point6 Cloud Gateway

"Digital transformation" to collapse into "digital disillusion” before later recovery

London, UK – 3rd July 2018. Independent technology consultancy 6point6 Cloud Gateway warned today of faith in “the cloud” peaking in 2019 before collapsing in 2020, then recovering from 2022 with better business analysis, more realistic expectations and a greater appreciation of hybrid cloud environments.

Go!Foton at ANGA COM: "Taking short-cuts with your network infrastructure will only come back to haunt you"

Cologne, 12 June 2018 – The concept of achieving a complete, high-density fiber management infrastructure may seem like a daunting task for many operators, however Michael Zammit, VP and GM of Go!Foton Corporation, global leaders in innovative fiber connectivity solutions, believes that it is imperative to start off on the right foot and future-proof your network now, to avoid headache and heartache in the future.

Silwood Technology reveals how to find personal data for GDPR compliance in JD Edwards and SAP systems

Metadata discovery software vendor Silwood Technology Ltd has produced two guides revealing how to find personal data using its GDPR Starter Packs for SAP and JD Edwards.

The GDPR Starter Packs are available for major application packages – SAP, Oracle E-Business Suite, Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012, JD Edwards and Siebel – enabling users to quickly and simply identify the precise location of Personal Data.

Research: Retail banks lose over half of European applicants during on-boarding

Trondheim, Norway, 23rd May 2018 - New research released today reveals that retail banks now lose 52% of potential customers at the on-boarding stage, an increase of 35% in the last two years.

The Battle to On-Board II report was commissioned by Signicat, the world’s leading trusted digital identity provider. The report looks at digital identity and its effect on retail bank on-boarding in the UK, Germany, the Netherlands, and Sweden, and follows up on similar research carried out two years ago.

Endace Announces Next Gen Packet Capture Cards for Enterprise Networks

AUCKLAND, New Zealand - May 22, 2018 - Endace, a world leader in high-speed network recording, network history playback and analytics hosting, today announced the release of two new next generation 4-port packet capture cards for 10/100/1000Base-T environments.

The new quad port DAG 9.5G4 and 9.5G4F models are successors to Endace's hugely popular DAG 7.5G4 model and take advantage of new technologies to deliver new features at less than half the cost of the previous generation DAG 7.5G4.