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Hackers start forging ‘official’ vaccination certificates on Darknet

As more people get vaccinated, Check Point Research (CPR) spots a new trend where hackers have begun to offer fake vaccination certificates impersonating official entities on the darknet. Advertisements selling alleged coronavirus vaccines have spiked 300% in the last three months and expanded to offer Johnson & Johnson, AstraZeneca, Sputnik, SinoPharm brands for as low […]


Arcserve and StorageCraft complete merger

Arcserve Southern Africa has revealed that Arcserve, has announced regulatory approval and the completion of the proposed merger with StorageCraft. The new Arcserve is a global top five data management and protection vendor. Tom Signorello, CEO, Arcserve, said: “Until now, there was no single company able to provide a solution portfolio to solve all customer […]


Oracle announces Java 16

Tech giant Oracle has announced the availability of Java 16 (Oracle JDK 16), including 17 new enhancements to the platform that will further improve developer productivity. The latest Java Development Kit (JDK) finalised Pattern Matching for instance of (JEP 394) and Records (JEP 395), language enhancements that were first previewed in Java 14. Additionally, developers […]


Lenovo delivers edge-to-cloud solutions

Technology powerhouse Lenovo Data Centre Group (DCG), has  announced new ThinkSystem and ThinkAgile hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI) solutions to support edge-to-cloud computing. These new and enhanced hybrid cloud solutions are designed to help organisations of all sizes, modernise, better secure their IT infrastructure and deliver faster data insights – all powered by the new AMD EPYC […]


ServiceNow introduces new version of its Now Platform

ServiceNow, a leading digital workflow company, has unveiled the Now Platform Quebec release. This latest version of the Now Platform features expanded native AI capabilities and new low-code app development tools, empowering customers to innovate quickly, realize fast time-to-value, improve productivity and deliver better experiences. With companies radically changing the way they operate and accelerating […]


Nokia and Orange strike global 5G network optimisation deal

Telco equipment vendor Nokia, has announced it will expand its self-organising networks (SON) technology across 5G networks operated by one of the world’s leading telecommunications carriers, Orange. The deal will cover all of Orange’s markets, starting with France and Spain. Nokia continues to offer widespread support for 2G, 3G and 4G spanning more than one […]


Zerto enhances Alliance Partner Programme

Zerto, a global provider of cloud data management and protection solutions, has announced significant improvements to its Zerto Alliance Partner Programme (ZAP), aligning the programme benefits with evolving customer and partner needs. The programme enhancements help partners achieve the more highly valued services and software consultancy integrator status that customers are increasingly demanding. With these […]


Node4 achieves Microsoft Azure Expert MSP status

Cloud-led Digital Transformation managed services provider (MSP) Node4, has announced it has been awarded Microsoft Azure Expert MSP status, one of only nine UK organisations to receive this accreditation. Node4 is committed to helping customers at every stage of their cloud migration journey. This award – which also recognises Node4’s expertise in Azure DevOps and […]


Darktrace bolsters Board with appointment of Paul Harrison

Darktrace, an autonomous cybersecurity AI company, has announced that Paul Harrison has agreed to join the Board of Directors as a Non-Executive Director. Harrison brings a wealth of experience to the role, having held senior positions at several high growth, public technology companies in the UK and internationally. He is currently Chief Operating Officer and […]


Nokia launches first commercial service enablement platform

Telco equipment maker Nokia, has announced the launch of its service enablement platform (SEP), the first commercial solution to deliver radio network programmability, Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) innovation across the Open RAN (O-RAN) ecosystem. Nokia SEP launches with Nokia’s RIC xApps, including Advanced Traffic Steering and Anomaly Detection, which are currently in […]


SailPoint strengthens leadership team with new CISO

SailPoint Technologies Holdings, a provider of enterprise identity security solutions, has announced the appointment of Heather Gantt-Evans as the company’s new Chief Information Security Officer (CISO). In this role, Gantt-Evans will be responsible for the overall cybersecurity of SailPoint’s products, systems and data as the company continues its global expansion. “As SailPoint continues to grow, […]


IFS launches IFS Cloud

IFS has launched IFS Cloud, a single platform that innately connects all its products to deliver the end-to-end capabilities a company needs to orchestrate its customers, people and assets and deliver amazing moments of Service. Customers can now choose to deploy best-of-breed or leverage the power of connecting their value chains across capabilities such as […]


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