Information Technology

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.

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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.

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

Legacy applications pose serious cybersecurity risks to hospitals warns BridgeHead

HIMSS19, Orlando – 12 February 2019: Today sees the launch of a new white paper entitled, “Legacy Applications: A Healthcare Cybersecurity Nightmare” co-authored by clinical and cybersecurity consultancy, AbedGraham, and healthcare data management specialists, BridgeHead Software.

Report: 88% of UK Businesses Surveyed Have Been Breached During the Last 12 Months

Reading, UK, 11th February 2019: Carbon Black (NASDAQ: CBLK), a leader in next-generation endpoint security delivered via the cloud, today released the results of its second UK Threat Report. The research indicates that the UK’s cyber threat environment is intensifying. According to the report, attacks are growing in volume, and the average number of breaches has increased. The report analyses survey results from different vertical sectors, organisation sizes and IT team sizes to build a picture of the modern attack and cyber defence landscape in the UK.

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iland named ‘Best Cloud Hosting Provider’ by the Cloud Awards Program 2019

London – 7th February, 2019 - iland, an award-winning global cloud service provider, today announced that it has won the ‘Best Cloud Hosting Provider’ category of the Cloud Awards Program 2019.

The Cloud Awards Program celebrates the brightest and the best in Cloud Computing. Open to organisations across the globe, the Cloud Awards is the first and largest recognition platform of its kind. The awards recognise the best in the industry as chosen by a panel of expert judges. The winners were revealed on 5th February 2019.

The Best Cloud Hosting category recognises Cloud providers able to demonstrate the best strategic approach to scalability and security.

Cornerstone Maintains Strategic Leadership Position in the 2019 Fosway 9-Grid™ for Learning Systems for Fifth Consecutive Year

LONDON - 4 February 2019 – Cornerstone OnDemand (NASDAQ:CSOD), a global leader in cloud-based learning and human capital management software, today announced it is once more recognised as Strategic Leader in the 2019 Fosway 9-Grid™ for Learning Systems. 

The Fosway 9-Grid™ is a five-dimensional market analysis model used to demonstrate and understand the relative position of solutions and providers in a particular learning and talent systems market. Fosway is Europe’s number one HR industry analyst and provides a unique assessment of the principal learning and talent supply options available to organisations in EMEA.