Information Technology

Aspera Named in Gartner 2020 Magic Quadrant for SAM Managed Services

Aspera is proud to be recognized by Gartner for completeness of vision and ability to execute

Boston, MA, August 12, 2020 – Aspera, a leading provider of IT solutions and services, and part of the USU Group, is the only Software Asset Management (SAM) provider named in both the Gartner 2020 Magic Quadrant for SAM Managed Services and the 2020 Gartner Magic Quadrant for SAM Tools for SmartTrack.

We believe this inclusion shows that a tailored, full-partner approach to services and tools can bring the best business value to a company.

Blancco Data Erasure Software Certified for Government Use in Australia, New Zealand

Australasian organisations now have additional protection against unauthorised access of government and citizen data.

 

AUSTIN - 11th August 2020 - Government data and asset managers in Australia and New Zealand have a new option for removing confidential data from drives and devices when it is no longer needed: Data erasure software from Blancco Technology Group (AIM: BLTG).

Akana by Perforce Recognized For Being Well Suited For Coordinating API Strategy Across Large Diverse Enterprises and/or Federated Ecosystems

Akana Shows Strength in Delivery Management, Portal Customization, and Security Policy

MINNEAPOLIS, August 6, 2020 – Akana by Perforce, an end-to-end API management solution for designing, implementing, securing, managing, monitoring, and publishing APIs, has been named a “Strong Performer” by Forrester Research, a leading research and advisory firm, in its newly published report, “The Forrester Wave™: API Management Solutions, Q3 2020.” Akana is noted for its “notable solution strengths” and “key capabilities that work well for coordinating API strategy across a large enterprise.”

Jumpstarting the Hyperautomation Journey with Intelligent Automation

Gartner calls ‘hyperautomation’ the most important of the top 10 strategic technology trends for 2020. Is it worth the hype? The short answer is, “Yes.”

As 2020 has unfolded, digital disruption has had many organizations feeling the pressure to innovate to streamline internal operations and customer-facing experiences more quickly. However, as organizations look to drive innovation by transforming business processes, they often run into roadblocks or are uncertain of where to begin.

Confirmit Named a Finalist in MRS Operations Awards 2020

Digital Feedback Solution recognised in Best Data Solution category

London, UK, New York, NY and Oslo, Norway: 5th August 2020: — The Market Research Society has named Confirmit a finalist in the Best Data Solution category of the MRS Operations Awards 2020. The ‘Oppies’ showcase the range of talent and skills of teams that specialise in data collection, online research, smartphone technology and professional development.

Kofax Recognised in 2020 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Robotic Process Automation Report

Kofax Recognised in 2020 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Robotic Process Automation Report

Kofax Positioned as a “Challenger” for its RPA

London, UK – August 3rd, 2020 – Kofax®, a leading supplier of Intelligent Automation software for digital workflow transformation, today announces the company is positioned as a “Challenger” in the 2020 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Robotic Process Automation report[1] for Kofax RPA.

Organisations report a decrease in data loss caused by cyber-attacks for the first time

New research from Databarracks reveals organisations are benefiting from increased investment in IT security and cyber testing

New research from Databarracks has revealed that, for the first time, cyber-attacks have decreased as a cause of data loss (down from 17% in 2019 to 13% in 2020).

The findings are taken from Databarracks’ annual Data Health Check survey which has run since 2008. The survey questions over 400 IT decision-makers in the UK on a series of critical issues relating to IT, security, Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity practices.

Bamboo Systems Recognized on CRN® 2020 Emerging Vendors List

SAN JOSE, CA – July 20, 2020 – Bamboo Systems, a provider of transformative ARM servers designed to power the next generation of net-zero data centers, today announced that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Bamboo Systems to its 2020 Emerging Vendors list in the data center category. This annual list honors new, rising, channel-focused technology suppliers that exhibit great promise in shaping the future success of the channel with their dedication to innovation.

Cybersecurity overconfidence leaves businesses at risk of bot attacks

Research from Netacea reveals businesses don’t understand up to half of the traffic on their sites

Manchester, 16th July 2020—Research from Netacea, the bot detection and mitigation specialists, has found that many businesses are at risk from bot attacks—despite an awareness of the problem and a widely held belief that they have the problem under control.

Survey reveals 86% of UK businesses expect cyber attacks to increase in next 12 months

Phishing attacks are regarded as the greatest cyber threat

15 July 2020: In a survey of UK cyber security, IT and business professionals, 86% of businesses expect cyber threats to increase over the next 12 months. The survey, commissioned by WatchGuard Technologies, also reveals that 44% of organisations have experienced a cyber attack over the last year – and alarmingly, another 11% either didn’t know, or were unsure whether they had been targeted.