Information Technology

Mainframe shops favor a single authentication system that protects both mainframe and non-mainframe applications, says new survey

Crawley, UK, December 3, 2019 - IBM mainframe customers would prefer a single unified authentication system that lets users securely access both mainframe and non-mainframe applications, a new survey suggests. As well as improving the user experience, the research indicates this would encourage more mainframe customers to move away from relying solely on passwords in favor of stronger protection such as multi-factor authentication (MFA). Mainframe professionals also recognize that it is easier and more cost effective to deploy the same MFA solution across mainframe and other environments such as Microsoft Windows.

Achieving digital potential: new solutions to overcome limitations of legacy back-end systems

New whitepaper by Fincons Group outlines how Digital Integration Hubs can help the FS sector respond to evolving market pressures

Milan, 03 December 2019 – Fincons Group, a leading system integration company, releases today a new whitepaper tackling the challenges faced by Banks and Insurers of responding to pressure from new user experience expectations, increased regulatory constraints, and ultimately to the need to integrate data from internal and external sources with high query volumes.

Fincons Group outlines the key role that Digital Integration Hubs can play in helping FS companies respond to these pressures without putting their legacy systems at risk.

Confirmit Reflects on 2019: A Year of Global Expansion and Forward-Thinking Initiatives

Confirmit leads with technological developments, greater global reach, and industry recognition across the globe

London, UK, Oslo, Norway and New York, NY, 3 December, 2019 – Confirmit, the leading global solutions provider for Voice of the Customer (VoC), Voice of the Employee and Market Research (MR) is poised to enter 2020 with enhanced technology, greater global alignment, and top industry recognition to meet the evolving needs of its global client base.

The Cloud Trap: Strategies to Avoid Lock-In

Attend any major tech conference and it’s a good bet that someone will be on stage talking about the accelerating rate of change in technology. It’ll most likely be the keynote speaker, listing several examples to help the audience grasp the power of exponential change that we’re experiencing today and will continue to experience moving forward. This isn’t a knock against industry evangelists for continuing to harp on this very important point.

CleverTouch Marketing Achieves 3-Star Status in Best Companies Accreditation Programme 2019

Hampshire-based Marketing Technology consultancy recognised as an organisation with ‘extraordinary’ levels of workplace engagement

Alresford, UK, 29 November 2019 – CleverTouch Marketing, Europe’s most respected Marketing Technology consulting and service provider, has been awarded 3-Star status in Best Companies Accreditation Programme 2019 for its ‘extraordinary’ levels of workplace engagement, it announced today.

Unknown danger: 74% of Internet users unaware of QR Code Spam despite growing problem

27 November 2019, London – Seventy four per cent of British internet users have never heard of QR code spam, according to a recent representative survey commissioned by European email provider GMX. This is despite a significant increase in QR code spam being detected by GMX email security experts. They analysed how spammers change their methods by running so called ‘honey traps’, which are special email accounts without spam filters which aim to attract as much spam as possible. The analysis of the contents of these traps show that QR code spam is trending in 2019 top spam methods.

BIXOLON Showcases a Comprehensive Range of Printing Solutions at TRUSTECH 2019

TRUSTECH (26-28 November 2019, Cannes, France) – BIXOLON, a leading global manufacturer of advanced Mobile, Label and POS printers, will be joining IDP Corp Ltd., a leading ID card printer manufacturer, to showcase its latest growing range of intelligent printing solutions for the evolving payment, identification and security market on stand D 014 at TRUSTECH 2019.

Companies Worldwide Struggling to Protect Multi-cloud Compute Infrastructures

Theale, UK – 20th November 2019 – A vast majority of enterprises worldwide have adopted multi-cloud strategies to keep pace with the need for digital transformation and IT efficiency, but they face significant challenges in managing the complexities and added requirements of these new application and data delivery infrastructures, according to a global survey conducted by the Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network, in partnership with A10 Networks.