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Nokia cloud-native packet core solution selected by Telia Company

Telia Company has chosen Nokia’s cloud packet core solution to profitably deliver enhanced mobile broadband and to provide the massively scalable platform required as part of Telia’s Next-Generation Core. Nokia’s AirGile cloud-native design enables Telia to benefit from a full cloud architecture, allowing it to streamline engineering and operations to run on a common infrastructure […]

Excel exhibit product range at worldwide events

Every year Excel exhibits around the world at a range of events and exhibitions, as well as hosting their own roadshow events around the country. 2017 saw the Excel team travel to Gothenburg, Sweden for the ECOC Exhibition, to Paris, France for Data Centre World as well as to London, Birmingham, Glasgow and Leeds in […]

Palo Alto Networks launches global Cyber Range initiative

Palo Alto Networks, the next-generation security company, has announced the launch of its new global Cyber Range initiative. By providing permanent Cyber Range capabilities for its customers in Europe, the Middle East and Africa, the Americas and the Asia-Pacific region, the company is working to build and improve effective skills for cybersecurity challenges today and […]

Thales helps Saifu bring bank grade security to the cryptocurrency world

Thales, a leader in critical information systems, cybersecurity and data security, has announced Saifu, a payment institution created to make cryptocurrencies as accessible and easily managed as traditional currencies, is deploying Thales nShield hardware security modules (HSMs) to deliver cryptographic services that protect its online and mobile banking services. Saifu’s customers – who include businesses […]

HIVE Blockchain announces major expansion in Sweden

HIVE Blockchain Technologies Ltd. (the “Company” or “HIVE”), the leading publicly listed blockchain infrastructure company, has announced that it has entered into binding letter agreements dated December 13, 2017 with its strategic partner and major shareholder, Genesis Mining Ltd. (“Genesis”), the largest digital currency mining Hash Power provider, to significantly expand the Company’s digital currency […]

Cargotec participates in DIMECC’s new ecosystem for digitisation

Cargotec participates in a new ecosystem launched by DIMECC Ltd, an innovation hub for digitalising industry in Finland, where leading Finnish companies refine new products and services out of data. The vision of the Connected Industry Ecosystem is to transform rapidly increasing data into creative new business. The ambition is, for example, to apply artificial […]

How this Italian-based agritech start-up is using IoT to help farmers

The demand for food around the world is rising. By 2050, calorific demand will increase by 70% and the demand for crops for human consumption and animal feed will increase by at least 100%. Food and agribusiness, a $5-trillion global industry, will only get bigger. With an intent to make a difference using Internet of […]

Nokia to provide Telenor with optical backbone in Norway and Sweden

Telenor has chosen Nokia as its sole supplier for the replacement of its legacy optical backbone network. The new optical core network will provide much-needed bandwidth capacity in Norway and Sweden. As one of the world’s largest mobile telecommunications companies with operations in Scandinavia, Eastern Europe and Asia, Telenor Group is looking to increase bandwidth […]

Acute healthcare provider builds adaptable security infrastructure

The United Kingdom’s National Health Service (NHS) foundation trusts are healthcare providers that together cover the country geographically to deliver healthcare services for all inhabitants. One of the largest integrated care providers in England, the County Durham and Darlington NHS Foundation Trust serves a population of more than 650,000 in Northern England through its two […]

University fortifies protection with integrated threat defence

Utrecht University, in the city of Utrecht in the Netherlands, serves more than 30.000 students annually and is ranked 47 on the Academic Ranking of World Universities. With extensive experience managing endpoint security, Utrecht University’s IT Administrator Andreas Van Dijk oversees endpoint infrastructure decisions and implementation. Van Dijk is always looking to improve protection as […]

Wirecard enables fully digital mobile banking solution for Orange Bank

Wirecard, the leading specialist for financial technology, is the official partner of Orange Bank to provide mobile payment and banking services in France. Orange Bank has created a new all-in-one mobile banking and payment solution. It will provide customers with a bank account, a debit card, overdraft protection and an interest-bearing savings account. Furthermore, it […]

Arrival of the Chief Artificial Intelligence Officer

Artificial intelligence is when a machine mimics functions that human do such as sensing and learning, reason and infer, deciding and acting. As a technology, artificial intelligence can support use case such as chatbots, detecting fraud, cognitive document automation and others. As an example, Danske Bank, is using artificial intelligence to detect fraud incidents such […]

XtraDesktop speeds, scales and simplifies DaaS deployments with Tintri

Tintri Inc, a leading provider of enterprise cloud platforms, has announced that XtraDesktop, a Dutch IT service provider that hosts, deploys, and manages a VMware Horizon Desktop-as-a-Service (DaaS), has deployed Tintri’s all-flash storage systems. XtraDesktop has adopted Tintri to support its DaaS testing and production workloads, delivering a range of improvements over a previous Atlantis-based […]

Helse Vest enables better patient care with Avaya

Identifying the problem Helse Vest RHF needed to improve efficiency, reduce response times and provide quicker advice to calling patients by centralising the remaining parts of their regionalised digital platform to be managed by the central ICT team – Helse Vest IKT. Helse Vest RHF recognised that patient access and care coordination were being negatively […]

Leeds hospitals move to fully digital pathology for diagnosis

Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust/University of Leeds has successfully transitioned its first subspeciality pathology services to fully digital reads, instead of microscopes. This conversion represents a key step in their partnership with Leica Biosystems. The Leeds team is now reporting over 99 percent of their cases using digital pathology, only reverting to microscopes for exceptional […]

Symsoft announce the largest global hybrid Cloud SMSC

Symsoft AB, the operator division of CLX Communications AB (Publ), announced that their hybrid CVloud SMSC now carries more than 20 billion A2P SMS transactions annually for CLX Communications. The A2P SMS traffic volumes carried by the Symsoft hybrid Cloud SMSC have increased tremendously in recent months. This has been driven by several strategic acquisitions […]

DERMALOG enables secure access to electronic passports

The German Federal Office for Information Security has certified DERMALOG’s “ePassport MRTDAPI” inspection software. The innovation leader in biometrics thus offers a secure and reliable solution for checking electronic ID documents. Thanks to biometrics, official documents are better protected against counterfeiting. For example, passports today not only consist of visible authenticity features such as holograms […]

Equinix to connect its data centres globally to expand opportunities

Equinix, the global interconnection and data centre company, has announced the next phase in the evolution of its global platform through the direct physical and virtual connection of its International Business Exchange™ (IBX®) data centres around the world, enabling customers to connect on demand to any other customer from any Equinix location. Over the coming […]

Bolton NHS improves patient care through clinician mobility

Bolton NHS Foundation Trust is an integrated care organisation in the northwest of England. Like many other regional healthcare providers, it is centred at one large local hospital, Royal Bolton Hospital, and provides services at about 30 locations in the area. Clinicians tend to work around the clock from a variety of locations, including patients’ […]

ShipServ move to the cloud with enhanced security and efficiency

ShipServ provides the world’s largest procurement platform for the marine industry, helping marine buyers easily find suppliers, trade efficiently and build relationships with those trading partners. For suppliers, ShipServ provides a set of solutions helping them to serve customers more efficiently and gain access to new markets. Founded in 1999, the company has seen continued […]