Information Technology

Modern Bank Heists: Increase in Cyberattacks Against Financial Institutions Amid COVID-19

Reading, UK – 14th May 2020 - VMware, Inc. (NYSE: VMW), a leading innovator in enterprise software, today released the third annual “Modern Bank Heists” report, produced by VMware Carbon Black. The report combines original VMware Carbon Black threat data analysis with annual survey results featuring responses from 25 leading financial institution CISOs.

US Accountancy professionals “fatigued” by the complexity of technology choices available to them

The way in which accountancy firms are using technology to manage client engagements is becoming increasingly fragmented, leading many in the industry to believe quality is suffering under increasing time pressures and the need to juggle multiple applications to keep work on track. This is the key finding from a new study published by Huddle, comprising interviews with more than 250 partners and senior executives across the US to understand how firms are using technology to work with clients.

Christina Walker of Blancco Named to CRN’s 2020 Women of the Channel List

Global channel director recognized for her leadership, expertise and dedication to the IT channel

Austin, TEXAS – 11 May, 2020 – Blancco Technology Group (LON: BLTG), the industry standard in data erasure and mobile device diagnostics, today announced that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Christina Walker, global director of channel sales and programs at Blancco, to its esteemed 2020 Women of the Channel list. Recognizing the unique strengths, vision and achievements of a select group of women, this annual list acknowledges channel leaders who are blazing a trail for future generations.

Perfecto by Perforce Releases Spring 2020 Test Coverage Index

Perfecto’s latest Test Coverage Index helps teams extend their test coverage with global data on the top mobile devices and web browsers from around the world.

MINNEAPOLIS, May 7, 2020 – Perfecto by Perforce, market leader in cloud-based automated mobile and web application testing solutions, today announced the release of its Spring 2020 Test Coverage Index, a biannual publication which analyzes emerging trends in web and mobile app testing, outlines mobile device, browser, and OS releases, and provides device usage data from around the world.

AddOn Networks ranks in Top 10 Optical Networking Solution Providers for 2020

Tustin, CA, USA, May 4, 2020 – AddOn Networks, the world’s leading supplier of wholly compatible optical connectivity solutions, has been acknowledged in the Top 10 Optical Networking Solution Providers for 2020 by Enterprise Networking Magazine.

This distinction highlights AddOn Networks proven ability to produce innovative solutions that offer flexible and cost-effective options to support the advancement of optical networking infrastructure, worldwide.

StarLeaf Reveals Scale of Uptake in Video Conferencing Services During Coronavirus Pandemic

StarLeaf, the global provider of meeting room solutions and video conferencing services for enterprises, has today released the StarLeaf Trends Report outlining the uptake of video conferencing usage seen across the business, during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

The report collects data from a number of countries including the US, UK, France, Sweden, Germany and Italy. From the US notable findings include:

Proceed Group offers top 4 tips on SAP data housekeeping during lockdown

Including free starter pack on how to build a successful data archiving strategy

London, UK. 28th April, 2020. SAP and data management specialist Proceed Group, is offering a free starter pack to anyone who needs help on building their archiving strategy. Organisations can share some of their non-business data from their SAP system and Proceed Group will give guidance on how to build a successful archiving strategy from the data provided. During this difficult time, many businesses are facing enormous challenges, however planning for the future with an archiving strategy, and keeping data in check will be invaluable post crisis.

Panasonic TOUGHBOOK helps ACCOBAMS project study whales & dolphins in the Mediterranean and Black Seas

Panasonic TOUGHBOOK devices used by scientists to map and study cetaceans in the Mediterranean and Black Seas

 

Bracknell, UK. 28th April 2020 – An important conservation project has used Panasonic TOUGHBOOK devices to survey the impact of climate change and human activities at sea on the population of whales and dolphins (Cetaceans) in the Mediterranean and Black Seas.

 

British start-ups have months to survive without substantial government support, says new research

  • New survey conducted in April 2020 represents the concerns of the c-suite across 277 UK start-ups on the impact of COVID-19 to UK businesses, in order to aid decisions of UK policy makers, investors and management teams
  • The research showed that half of those working for start-ups will be on furlough by the end of April, and more than half of these companies have less than 6 months left to survive, which could wipe out a generation of innovation in the UK

LONDON, UK, 21 April 2020 – According to new research conducted this month from proSapient, a machine learning executive research platform, over half (57%) of UK start-ups said they only had enough cashflow to survive a maxim