February 2019

UK emergency services need to harness every technological tool available to ensure future success, says telent

Warwick, 18 February 2019: The effective digital transformation of the UK’s emergency services is essential if it is to continue to provide the best possible Blue Light services, the General Manager of Public Safety & Defence at telent warned today.

Barry Zielinski urged the sector to harness every technological tool available to them as a new white paper revealed that between 2015 and 2019, emergency fire and rescue services face – on average – a 22% reduction in their budgets[1] due to government funding cuts, while demand for their expertise continues to rise.

New Research from Microsoft and Amarach Shows Poor Security Habits in Public and Private Sector Organisations in Ireland Increasing Risk of Cyberattacks

First ever security research on large public sector and commercial organisations across the island of Ireland reveals poor employee habits that could increase data breaches and security risks.

Microsoft launches new security solutions - Microsoft Identity & Threat Protection and Information Protection & Compliance to help companies achieve their security and compliance goals.

Key research highlights:

SEO Blogs To Go Through For Boosting Website Ranking In 2019

As technology is always on the verge of change, reading some blogs can be one best way to stay updated on some of the latest SEO strategies. If you are actually looking up for some ways to grow your SEO game in this year 2019, then going through some points might work out just perfectly for your use. The market houses some of the best SEO blogs and from notable platforms, which you can easily go through and get in touch with the best response as targeted under this belt for sure. So, go through some of the blogs and that might help you get some ideas covered well.

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Aspera is recognized as a 2019 Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice for Software Asset Management Tools

Boston, MA. 2/14/2019 – Aspera, the leading provider of Software Asset Management (SAM) solutions, is excited to share that they were named a January 2019 Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice for Software Asset Management Tools. 

Gartner defines Software Asset Management Tools as tools [that] automate many of the tasks required to maintain compliance with software licenses, thereby controlling software spending. 

Star Micronics demonstrates its latest Cloud-based Tablet POS Printing Solutions at EuroCIS 2019

High Wycombe, UK, 14 February 2019 - At EuroCIS 2019 (19 - 21 February, Messe Düsseldorf, Germany), Star Micronics will be demonstrating the future of POS connectivity with pioneering solutions from leading software partners bitbakers (Flour.io), INVENTORUM, iZettle and Posmatic on Stand 9/A14.

Finalists announced in European IT and Software Excellence Awards 2019

·         More than 200 Leading Solution Provider, ISV and Supplier entries from 37 countries amongst the finalists

[London 13 February 2019] The finalists for the European IT & Software Excellence Awards 2019, the leading pan-European awards for channels, ISVs, Solution Providers, Systems Integrators and their vendor and distributor partners – were announced today by IT Europa.

B-Stock at E-commerce Berlin Expo: “utilising technology and data are key to combatting the cost of soaring returns”

The growth of ecommerce and high return rates go hand in hand with one out of every three online purchases being returned. According to CBRE, 30% of online purchases were sent back last year with ecommerce returns expected to rise 15% year on year. The sheer volume of returns is overwhelming and accordingly, retailers and distribution centres around Europe are facing an urgent logistical challenge, one that B-Stock says can be solved by leveraging the latest technology to improve the reverse supply chain processes. This includes the remarketing of merchandise that can’t go back on virtual shelves and is slated for liquidation.

Analyst study reveals Celebrus Enterprise Customer Data Platform helped generate millions in profits for a leading European Bank

  • $15.4m gross revenue generated from deployment of Celebrus CDP
  • Bank reports Celebrus enables enhanced engagement with customers despite reduced high street presence
  • Analyst-conducted Market Overview survey also reveals that AI is starting to play a critical role in the growth plans for leading organisations
    • Organisations anticipate a range of revenue and customer experience related benefits as a result of next-best-actions driven by AI
    • However, over 70% of organisations admit to difficulties associated with AI and decisioning tasks

Sunbury-on-Thames, 13th February 2019: A Total Economic Impact™ study conduct

7 Marketing Trends You Should Consider for Q2 and Q3

By the time you hit the second quarter of the year, you should have a clear idea about what marketing tactics work for your company. Now is the time for planning a marketing schedule for the remainder of the year and replacing some of the things that aren't working with the latest marketing trends.

Having a marketing strategy prepares you for a successful year and prevents major mistakes. In a survey of top marketers, researchers found the ones who write out their strategy are 538 percent more successful. Businesses who plan their goals and marketing schedule have a higher chance of success than those who don't.