Regional News

Viderium Ltd: How the data centre industry will boom across Europe

Etix Everywhere, a Luxembourg-based modular data centre specialist, has announced plans to open a €120 million (~£110m) data centre campus outside Frankfurt. As investment in Frankfurt continues to increase, the city is on track to strip London of its crown and become Europe’s data centre capital. According to the Europe Data Centre Trends Tracker 2018, […]

Octo Telematics enhances service to insurance companies across Europe

Octo Telematics, a leading provider of telematics and data analytics for the auto insurance industry, has renewed and expanded its contract with Orange Business Services. The new three-year contract will allow Octo to manage, monitor and diagnose a large fleet of IoT devices autonomously, which will enhance its customers’ service quality and optimise their operational […]

Professionals warn rapid public cloud adoption opens cybersecurity gap

A majority of European and Middle East cybersecurity professionals at organisations using DevOps practices in the public cloud believe that their organisations are trading speed for security. In a newly published cloud security study commissioned by global security leader, Palo Alto Networks, 72% of cybersecurity professionals indicated that the speed of public cloud adoption is […]

Cloud Security Alliance establishes new European headquarters in Berlin

The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), the world’s leading organisation dedicated to defining standards, certifications and best practices to help ensure a secure cloud computing environment, has announced that in response to rapid membership growth throughout the region, it will be opening a new CSA Europe headquarters and with it, creating a new General Data Protection […]

SecureLink ensures 24/7 secured connectivity at Baloise Insurance

Insurance company Baloise Insurance was created in 2013 through the merger of the Mercator, Avéro and Nateus insurance companies. It is part of the Swiss Baloise Group, a European provider of insurance and pension solutions. Its insurance offering is tied to smart prevention services. The ambition of Baloise Insurance is to contribute to a safer […]

MapR expands its territories and bolsters leadership in EMEA region

MapR Technologies, Inc., a leading data platform for AI and analytics, has announced changes to its EMEA leadership team following significant growth across the region. With a strong presence in the UK, Germany, France and Benelux, effective immediately, MapR has established an Emerging Territories region to more effectively develop business opportunities outside of these established […]

IDnow launches AI-powered ID Verification-as-a-Service platform

IDnow, nominated for the 2018 FinTech50 list of hottest European start-ups, has launched the next-generation of its identity Verification-as-a-Service platform that will enable companies to verify the identities of more than 7 billion potential customers online, easily and securely, in compliance with regulatory Know Your Customer (KYC) requirements across Europe and beyond. The IDnow platform, […]

Yellowfin strengthens EMEA operations as BI market surges

Yellowfin BI, the analytics company that provides better answers faster, has released details of its expanded EMEA operations to meet growing demand for its innovative integrated analytics platform that takes organisations beyond data and dashboards to expedited insight. Since opening its regional headquarters in Milton Keynes in 2015, Yellowfin has signed up 116 channel partners […]

Ambitious new Innovation Partnerships with African countries

A series of ambitious Innovation Partnerships between the UK and Africa are expected to stimulate significant economic growth and support the creation of thousands of new jobs. The partnerships, announced by the Prime Minister as the UK strengthens ties with the region, will be established in African countries with growing tech sectors where there are […]

Study reveals technological steps of Portuguese companies for workplace

In the next decade, the concept of full-time employment from nine to five in a traditional office environment will be largely forgotten. By 2025, millennials will account for over 50% of the workforce and will redefine corporate culture around flexible work models, a more open approach to collaboration and a focus on data as a […]