Information Technology

3M draws attention to physical privacy issues as part of GDPR compliance

Bracknell, UK, 25 June 2018 – 3M, the science-based technology company, is working with UK businesses to raise awareness of ‘physical privacy’, following the introduction of the European Union General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) on 25 May 2018, which requires organisations worldwide to rethink how they access, use and maintain personal data.

3M is highlighting the need for physical safeguards against data privacy threats, including making sure that screens and printed documents are not easily viewable or accessible by unauthorised people. 

Aspera’s New Cloud Solution Optimizes Office 365 Subscriptions to Control Usage, Costs and Complexity

LicenseControl for Office 365 lowers cloud spend and prepares companies for Microsoft contract negotiations

Aachen Germany, June 21, 2018 - Aspera, the industry-leading provider of SaaS management solutions, today announced the release of LicenseControl for Office 365, the only cloud-based Software Asset Management solution that optimizes Microsoft Office 365 subscriptions. LicenseControl automatically recommends how to reduce increasing IT costs while finding the best SaaS subscriptions for every user.

NewVoiceMedia named Leader in Ventana Research’s 2018 Contact Center in the Cloud Value Index

LONDON, 21 June 2018 – NewVoiceMedia, a global provider of cloud contact centre and inside sales technology, has been named a Leader by Ventana Research in its 2018 Value Index for Contact Center in the Cloud. NVM achieved top positions for Reliability and Validation, for its efficient operations, global capabilities and customer satisfaction. 

Appetite for apps outstrips capacity to develop them in UK businesses

OutSystems latest State of Application Development report highlights challenges for businesses developing apps in the UK

19th June 2018 - London, UK - UK businesses are at risk of experiencing an “app crunch” as fierce demand for apps meets a developer skills shortage and a lack of investment in customer-facing tools, according to the latest State of Application Development report from OutSystems, the global leader in low-code rapid application development.

eProseed TechForum: Managing the Customer Experience

Conventional business strategies are being challenged by emerging companies, designed solely as digital businesses. These agile companies have created new markets by solving familiar pain points and are destabilizing industry giants, driving a wedge between those businesses and their customers. At the same time, customers have become more demanding and set new service standards, much different from those of 20 years ago.

Survey: 87% of IT Decision Makers Say Compliance Worries Prevent Greater Cloud Use

Ontario, Canada – June 12th, 2018 – New research released today by WinMagic shows that 87% of IT Decision Makers (ITDMs) limit their use of the cloud because of the complexity of managing regulatory compliance. A quarter (24%) said, it meant as a result, they only work with a single cloud vendor in their infrastructure, rather than exploit the benefits of a multi-cloud environment, such as cost effectiveness, flexibility, reliability, security and avoiding vendor lock-in.

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Report: Big IT players in the race to acquire artificial intelligence (AI) assets

London, 7 June 2018 – The world’s major IT players - Google, Apple, Microsoft, Intel, Facebook, Twitter and Salesforce - are racing to invest in, acquire and absorb cutting-edge artificial intelligence start-ups and scaleups, according to Hampleton Partners’ latest Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A) Market Report on Artificial Intelligence, published today.

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Oracle IDCS: A Hybrid Identity Cloud Platform at Work

Oracle’s Access Management platform provides innovative services that complement traditional access management capabilities. In particular, it can be easily integrated with the Oracle Identity Cloud Service to support hybrid access management capabilities that can help customers seamlessly protect on-premise and cloud applications and workloads. This is what Ronald van Luttikhuizen, Oracle ACE Director & eProseed Partner and Fabien Henriet, Technical Director at eProseed, showed the participants to the first edition of eProceed’s TechForum.