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Flowmon joins F5 Networks program to protect against DDoS attacks

Flowmon Networks, a vendor of advanced monitoring and security solutions for network infrastructures, has announced that it has joined F5 Networks’ Technology Alliance Program (TAP). Together they will bring automated DDoS protection solution to service providers and enterprises. The latest outbreaks, such as Mirai botnet utilising IoT vulnerabilities, have shown that the DDoS attack landscape […]

Six ways the Internet of Things is improving our quality of life

The combined effect of climate change and society’s impact on the earth is intensifying struggles over natural resources while also threatening our infrastructure, food systems and quality of life. It’s increasingly clear that today’s environmental conditions are not sustainable. Over the past few decades, we have made huge progress fighting disease, poverty and illiteracy. Now […]

Seven things companies should know about AI and sustainable business

Article by: Dunstan Allison-Hope, Managing Director, BSR; Jacob Park, Director, Sustainable Futures Lab, BSR; Michael Rohwer, Associate Director, Information and Communications Technology, BSR Artificial intelligence (AI) is advancing rapidly, thanks to ever-more-powerful computing, massive growth in the availability of digital data and increasingly sophisticated algorithms. The world’s largest technology firms are investing billions to develop […]

Atos recognised as a global leader in IoT services by Everest Group

Atos, a global leader in digital transformation, has announced that it has been named a global leader by Everest Group in its latest report: IoT Services PEAK Matrix™ Assessment and Market Trends 2017: Have You Taken the Plunge in IoT Yet?. The report assesses the relative capabilities of 18 global IT service providers offering IoT […]

Atos launches three new services to enhance FinTech Partner program

Atos, a global leader in digital transformation, has announced three new initiatives to strengthen its global FinTech Partner program; FinLab, its cloud-based platform to facilitate the creation of new joint services; FinHub, a Fintech on-boarding program and FinNet, an insights and trends knowledge portal. Uniting FinTechs, InsurTechs and RegTechs with top Financial Services businesses, Atos […]

SISCOG enables optimisation of drivers’ duty scheduling at FGC

FGC is a government-owned company in Catalonia, responsible for rail transport in and around the city of Barcelona. FGC will use a SISCOG system based on its CREWS product that speeds up and facilitates the decision making regarding the duty scheduling of about 300 drivers from its three railway lines. This new tool ensures, in […]

Developing countries need to act on the risks posed by new technology

Technological advances associated with the fourth industrial revolution – including artificial intelligence – allow the automation of an increasingly wide array of processes in increasingly interactive and sophisticated ways. These advances will likely give rise to many opportunities for economic and social development in developing countries, for instance by increasing food production. But the new […]

New Schneider Electric research analyses data centre speed

Modularity is a key design approach for today’s data centres, helping to drive trends such as edge computing and hyper-convergence, whilst reducing both deployment times and capital expenditure costs. Although long familiar at component and rack level, modularity is increasingly being extended to include larger blocks of equipment or pods which comprise groups of IT […]

Yieldr partnered with Wercker to improve its software services

Yieldr is a data analytics platform built exclusively for airlines. The software boosts the profitability of individual flights by allowing airlines to identify their distressed inventory and connect those empty seats with travellers ready to fly. Using Yieldr’s SaaS solution, marketers and revenue managers can take control and promote distressed flights to reduce wasted legs. […]

Calero Software acquires Netherlands-based A&B Groep

Calero Software, LLC (“Calero” or the “Company”), a leading provider of Communications Lifecycle Management (CLM) software and managed services including Telecom Expense Management (TEM), Managed Mobility Services (MMS) and Usage Management, has announced that it has acquired A&B Groep. A&B Groep is a leading provider of Telecom Expense Management (TEM) solutions throughout the EMEA region […]

Mobile industry leaders achieve multi-band 5G NR interoperability

An important technology milestone based on the newly-approved NSA 5G NR standard has been achieved by a group of leading mobile communications companies. Ericsson and Qualcomm Technologies, a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated, in collaboration with AT&T, NTT DOCOMO, Orange, SK Telecom, Sprint, Telstra, T-Mobile US, Verizon, and Vodafone, showcased 3GPP-compliant 5G NR multi-vendor interoperability during […]

Ericsson announces the appointment of new President

Ericsson announces the appointment of Luís Miguel Silva as the new Executive President of Ericsson in Portugal. Under the new title, Luís Miguel Silva will be responsible for the business and operations – including customer relations, business development and relationship between government and regulators – from Ericsson Portugal. Luís Miguel Silva will also be part […]

BlockEx launches YourBlock token pre-sale

BlockEx, a Digital Asset Exchange Platform, will manage token sale for YourBlock, a blockchain based data comparison and incentivised platform. From the 18th December – 15th of January, BlockEx is hosting and managing YourBlock’s token pre-sale. BlockEx is a Digital Asset Exchange Platform (DAxP). As part of its mission to offer the best digital assets […]

Bitdefender and NETGEAR partner for IoT security purposes

Bitdefender, a leading cybersecurity technology company protecting 500 million users worldwide and NETGEAR, Inc, a global networking company that delivers innovative products to consumers, businesses and service providers, has announced a technology licensing agreement allowing NETGEAR to include Bitdefender’s breakthrough IoT security technology on certain of its networking devices. With advanced threats leveraging vulnerabilities in […]

Atos and McAfee accelerate and secure progress

Atos is a €12 billion company with 100,000 employees in 72 countries. Security is of paramount importance to Atos’ many global customers, one of whom is the Olympic and Paralympic Games. Since Atos’ customers depend on it for delivery of a very wide variety of IT services, many of which are business- critical, security must […]

Clareti Transaction Control Banking contract win for Gresham Tech

Gresham Technologies plc, the leading software and services company that specialises in providing real-time transaction control and enterprise data integrity solutions, is pleased to announce a significant contract win with one of the largest financial services groups in the Nordic region. The bank will use Clareti Transaction Control (CTC) as part of a modernisation programme […]

New branch of Nuctech set up in the Netherlands

Nuctech, a leading global supplier of security products and solutions, recently held a ceremony in Rotterdam, Netherlands, announcing its newly launched branch, will become a global innovative centre. “We hope to communicate more with our international peers, we will make progress in the industry and support the implementation and development of the Belt and Road […]

GE and GAMA Enerji to benefit from fuel savings at Turkish power plant

Adding value to an existing service agreement, GE’s Power Services business has announced that it will help GAMA Enerji A.Ş. (GAMA Enerji) to reduce fuel costs and improve power generation asset reliability and visibility at its İçanadolu Doğal Gaz Elektrik Üretim Ve Ticaret A.Ş.(ICAN) power plant in Turkey using a variety of digital solutions. The […]

Biometric advancement predictions for 2018

Article by: Tom Harwood, Chief Product Officer and Co-Founder at Aeriandi “As it stands, it is estimated that between 30 percent to 50 percent of all fraud incidents are initiated with a phone call, meaning telephone agents in contact centres are particularly vulnerable to social engineering and manipulation. Web-based security measures have evolved much faster […]

Sapiens expands its digital division and provides digital solutions

Sapiens International Corporation, a leading global provider of software solutions for the insurance industry, with a growing presence in the financial services sector, has announced that it has expanded its digital division’s capabilities through the acquisition of (KnowledgePrice), a technology specialist with expertise in digital insurance services and consulting. Based in Riga, Latvia, privately-held […]