Regional News announces strategy to become Europe’s AI powerhouse

Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning solutions provider,, recently laid out its five-year strategy. Building on its accomplishments to date, the company aims to move further into the skyrocketing AI solutions market and grow five-fold in size by focusing its services on three key technologies: predictive modelling, computer vision and natural language processing. It will […]

NOVIS selects IBM Cloud to expand its business globally

IBM has announced that NOVIS, a growing European insurance company, has adopted IBM Cloud to help accelerate its international expansion, streamline business processes and gain efficiencies with innovation in a secured environment. NOVIS runs its IT systems on IBM Cloud in all branches across 10 European countries. NOVIS Insurance Company Inc. was established with international […]

Cloudian supports Calligo development of GDPR-compliant storage services

Calligo – The trusted cloud Calligo is a data optimisation and privacy specialist, offering mid-sized companies the highest levels of data privacy and security, application performance guarantees, commercial flexibility and personalised support. It has data centres in numerous global locations, including the UK, Jersey, Guernsey, Bermuda, Singapore, Zurich and Geneva. The company offers a range […]

Just 35% of organisations are GDPR-compliant with EU data privacy rules

The European Union (EU) General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) took effect May 25 2018, yet only 34.5% of nearly 500 professionals involved in GDPR compliance efforts say their organisations can defensibly demonstrate compliance with the new data privacy rules, according to a recent Deloitte poll. Litigation, regulatory and internal investigation challenges could abound for others. […]

Government agency selects Napatech for lawful interception application

Napatech, a leading provider of reconfigurable computing platforms, has announced that one of Central Europe’s leading cybersecurity government agencies has selected Napatech’s FPGA-based SmartNIC software and hardware to strengthen its national security posture within new lawful interception applications. Lawful interception refers to the methods and procedures by which government agencies with legal authorisation can selectively […]

MASH continues European expansion with Oracle food and beverage cloud

Modern American Steak House (MASH), a high-end Danish restaurant chain, has chosen Oracle Simphony Cloud to power its steak house restaurants across Europe. With 13 restaurant locations across Denmark, Germany and the UK, and plans for additional international growth, MASH needed a technology platform that could support the strategic expansion of its business at scale. […]

Most Europeans agree that technology is simplifying people’s lives

Technology makes life easier. Not only 79% of Germans, but on average 87% of the people in eight European countries who took part in the representative ‘Living in Europe’ survey carried out by E.ON in cooperation with KantarEMNID, share this opinion. This is a clear trend compared with the previous year. While 33% of those […]

Emerson expands presence in Europe following Aventics acquisition

Emerson, a global technology and engineering company providing innovative solutions for customers in industrial, commercial and residential markets, has announced it has completed the purchase of Aventics, a global leader in smart pneumatics technologies that power machine and factory automation applications. The acquisition will significantly expand the company’s reach in the growing US$13 billion fluid […]

Frost & Sullivan experts disclose operators’ 5G strategies in Europe

Existing 4G networks are proving inadequate to support the wide range of bandwidth-intensive services such as multimedia, video conferencing and online shopping. As a result, mobile network operators are increasingly looking to upgrade to 5G technology. This next-generation technology will ensure uninterrupted connectivity even during peak times, as well as offer the speed required for […]

IBM Watson IoT accelerates business transformation in Europe

IBM has announced that several new European clients have selected IBM Watson Internet of Things (IoT) technologies. New contracts signed with Spanish electricity grid operator Red Eléctrica de España, Italian elderly care provider Cooperativa Sole, Dutch telecommunications operator Tele2 and Israeli manufacturer of smart air conditioning Electra Group are examples of IBM’s commitment to transforming […]