Information Technology

Entries now open for 2020 Tech Trailblazers Awards

The first independent awards program dedicated to enterprise IT startups around the world returns for a ninth edition

 

London, UK – July 1st 2020 – The 2020 Tech Trailblazers Awards opened for entries today, beginning a process which by November will result in the recognition of outstanding early-stage companies from around the world, across 12 major enterprise technology categories and three special categories.

 

Only for smaller businesses and startups less than six years old and at C-series funding or below, the Awards celebrate innovation in:

 

·         AI

·         big data

·         blockchain

·         cloud

Consumer driven strategies will be vital for retailers to bounce back from lockdown, says B-Stock

London, UK, 29 June 2020: As stores across Europe begin to re-open their doors, retailers who have survived lockdown will need to navigate the uncertainty of the retail landscape and adapt to new market strategies for business to continue, urged Giorgio Vitale, Head of Business Development EMEA at B-Stock.

Due to the impact of COVID-19 the retail landscape has changed drastically and the changes to the way that consumers used to shop were felt by everyone. While younger buyers are likely to embrace shopping again far quicker than those aged over 50, retailers will need to adapt their strategies to give confidence back to their consumers, advised Vitale. 

Capital Banking Solutions a Solid and Regional Player in Forrester’s Global Banking Platform Deals Survey 2020

June 26, 2020Paris - Capital Banking Solutions, the global provider of integrated banking software in Europe, Africa, Middle East and America has been named as a Regional Player for new deals and a Solid Player, with 25 combined deals, in Forrester’s Banking Platform Deals 2020.

This recognition for the 3rd year proves the constant ability of Capital Banking Solutions to enhance its market position and create value for its existing customers.

COVID-19 will add to the urgency of digital transformation states the report.

Capital Banking Solutions prepared for many years for this transformation by developing a state-of-the-art digital banking solution: CapitalDigital.

How IoT Is Improving the Health Care Industry

There was once a time when medical professionals didn't have a database of facts at their fingertips. There was no disease contact tracing or access to the latest information. Doctors and nurses had to do the best they could with the information at hand. Thanks to the Internet of Things (IoT), the landscape of health care is vastly different in the 21st century.

Cyclr receives top awards in G2’s Summer Grid Report for iPaaS

Embedded iPaaS company earns top ranking for high customer satisfaction and customer support for second quarter in succession

24 June 2020 - Low-code, UK-based embedded integration SaaS company Cyclr has again been awarded the overall "Best Support" and "Easiest To Do Business With'' awards by G2.coma, Inc in their Summer 2020 G2 Grid report for iPaaS. This is the second quarter in a row that Cyclr has been featured in the G2 reports, retaining their customer success awards and moving up the overall rankings in the process.

Mobile Operators Play Crucial Role In Keeping Emerging Markets Connected With Free Internet Through Coronavirus Pandemic

Coronavirus, Netflix and Free Fire among top search terms during lockdown. Interest in free internet and access to health information also see significant increase [1].

London, June 24th, 2020 - Mobile operators in emerging markets such as Brazil and South Africa are experiencing increased traffic and demand for free data as the coronavirus pandemic drives users online. That’s according to recent online search data from Upstream’s Zero-D, an ad-funded free mobile internet platform designed to keep users connected to the digital world even when they have run out of data.

Threatscape Recognised by Microsoft as Gold Security Partner

DUBLIN and LONDON – 23rd June 2020 - Threatscape, the specialist cyber-security service provider with offices in London and Dublin, announced today that it has been awarded the coveted Gold Security Partner designation by Microsoft. This recognises Microsoft partners who have demonstrated the skills and expertise to design, deploy and manage security solutions to protect enterprise-scale clients against sophisticated cyber threats.

UK Public Cite Greater Concern over the Future of the National Health Service (NHS) and the UK Economy than Their Own Health or Online Threats, According to Unisys Security Index™

Brits are more concerned about COVID-19’s impact on the NHS and the UK economy (61%) than their own personal health (41%); British consumers are less worried about online threats, with concerns about hacking and using online services falling drastically compared to 2019, while the majority are working from home