Regional News

Renewable energy projects to provide electricity to 2.4 million people

Hundreds of thousands of people in sub-Saharan Africa will get access to electricity for the first time thanks to an extra £100 million of funding from the UK government. The new investment triples funds for the Renewable Energy Performance Platform (REPP), to support up to 40 more renewable energy projects over the next five years. […]

Taking steps to mitigate cyber-risks posed to CNI

As cyberattacks are ever evolving and becoming more advanced, it’s time for technology leaders to step up and ensure they have the right measures in place to maintain a robust cybersecurity programme for critical national infrastructure (CNI). We hear from Kim Legelis, CMO, Nozomi Networks, who explains the cyber-risks associated with CNI and advises on […]

Portugal takes part in Europol’s 12th Referral Action Day

On November 29, 2018, Europol’s European Union Internet Referral Unit (EU IRU) organised its 12th joint Referral Action Day with the national referral units of seven Member States and third parties, including Denmark, France, Germany, Ireland, Lithuania, Portugal and the United Kingdom. This joint action was coordinated from Europol’s headquarters in The Hague and targeted […]

Cisco SONFlex helps VodafoneZiggo ready for 5G with RAN automation

Cisco has announced its plans to execute on a radio access network (RAN) automation strategy using the Cisco SON (self-organising network) platform for Netherlands-based VodafoneZiggo. VodafoneZiggo is now deploying the new Cisco SONFlex Suite, building on its existing deployment of Cisco SON applications across its network to manage all RAN technologies including 2G, 3G, long-term […]

Travelling without moving: Remote access in a post-Brexit world

Karl Lankford, Lead Solutions Engineer EMEA, Bomgar, shares his views on the ways companies within Britain should be adapting their IT teams in order to safeguard against Brexit. Britain, London in particular, has long been favoured as the business capital of Europe. While it’s unlikely that this accolade will change dramatically in the future, the […]

Storing and managing data intelligently with StorageCraft’s products

Managing and storing data correctly is more important than ever as enterprises are expanding at a rapid rate. Intelligent CIO Europe caught up with Matt Medeiros, CEO and Chairman of StorageCraft, who shares his thoughts on GDPR compliance, data management and data storage, and how the company can assist with these aspects of managing a […]

LINK Mobility Group AS strengthens position in French market

LINK Mobility Group AS (‘LINK’), one of Europe’s leading and fastest growing providers of B2C mobile messaging and mobile services, has entered into a definitive agreement for the acquisition of French mobile messaging company, Multiwizz SAS (‘Multiwizz’). Multiwizz was established in 2009 and is located in Aix en Provence, France. The company holds a strong […]

eMotorWerks and EO Charging partner to deliver electric vehicle charger

eMotorWerks, a subsidiary of Enel’s advanced energy services global business, line Enel X, and a leading provider of intelligent and cloud-connected smart-grid charging solutions, and EO Charging, one of the UK’s leading domestic and fleet EV charging manufacturers, have partnered to launch the UK’s and Europe’s smartest home charger. This new solution will integrate eMotorWerks’ […]

Redstor steps up bid to treble revenue by expanding into mainland Europe

Redstor, a leading cloud data management SaaS business, is targeting mainland Europe as part of aggressive growth plans to treble business by 2020. The appointment of Gerrit-Jan van Wieren as Channel Director for Benelux and Nordics underlines Redstor’s long-term strategy to accelerate revenue on the continent. Van Wieren, who is based in the Amsterdam area, […]

Orange collaborates with Google on new submarine cable across Atlantic

The Atlantic is home to one of the world’s busiest submarine cable routes with a need for connectivity that increases by a factor of two every two years. Dunant will help address the huge demand for data flows and provide quicker and more efficient connections for both Orange and Google customers. As the French landing […]