Technology

Clevertouch Marketing Announces Marketo Engage Specialization in the EMEA region

- The specialisation is a result of Clevertouch’s 20 Marketo certifications 
- This news comes as the consultancy moves into its new state-of-the-art offices in Hampshire 

Hampshire, UK, September 14, 2020 – Clevertouch Marketing, Europe’s most respected marketing technology consulting and service provider, has achieved Marketo Engage Specialization in the EMEA region as part of the Adobe Solution Partner Program.

UK Government and Public Sector employees ‘overwhelmed’ by complexity; compromising productivity and security across multi-agency initiatives

London, United Kingdom – 3rd September 2020: A new study comprising interviews with more than 600 government and public sector employees across the UK has found that government and public sector workers still struggle when working on multi-agency initiatives. Workers find themselves overwhelmed by the complexity of apps and services available to them, confused by IT security policies, and are often unclear as to how Government Security Classifications relate to their projects. 

The study, commissioned by Huddle, looks to understand the role that technology plays in managing multi-agency initiatives. 

BIXOLON Launches XD5-40t Thermal Transfer Label and Barcode Printer to the European Market

Joining BIXOLON’s Existing Highly Successful XD5 Mid-tier Label Printing Range 

BIXOLON Europe GmbH, a subsidiary of BIXOLON Co. Ltd, a leading global Mobile, Label and POS printer manufacturer, today announced the launch of the XD5-40t, a 4-inch (118mm) mid-level Thermal Transfer Desktop Label Printer, featuring a rugged, compact, clamshell design and all-inclusive software features, ideal for barcode and labelling applications for the Transport and Logistics, Manufacturing, Healthcare and Retail industries.

UKCloud awarded MOD Silver Award extending its commitment to building digital skills in the UK

UKCloud is recognised for its contribution to building and enhancing digital skills in the UK with programmes for Ex-Military, Undergraduates and Apprentices. 

London – 20th August 2020 – UKCloud, the trusted multi-cloud experts dedicated to making transformation happen across UK public sector, has today announced it has been awarded the Ministry of Defence Employer Recognition Scheme Silver award in recognition for all its support of ex-military personnel. 

Rimilia Achieves Certification with S/4HANA® combined with SAP PI

SAP customers can now seamlessly automate their accounts receivable with Rimilia

LONDON, 17th August 2020 – Rimilia, the leading SaaS-based fintech company, today announced that its interface for SAP S/4HANA® combined with SAP PI (Process Integration) has been certified by SAP. Rimilia’s AI-powered processes automate cash allocation and application, quickly unlocking working capital held hostage in balance sheets and giving businesses greater visibility of their finances from anywhere in the world.

Video Calls Trigger Home & Garden Purchases, New Research Finds

Over half (51%) of UK and US consumers indicated in a new survey that being at home during the pandemic lockdown has motivated them to spend money on making their living environment a more comfortable and fun place to be. And over a third (36%) agreed that seeing inside the homes of friends and colleagues in pandemic video calls has inspired them to improve their own home environment. 

52% of the sample reveal that their household has bought at least one product online during lockdown to make their indoor or outdoor living space nicer or more comfortable. And the trend is likely to continue – with 55% expecting to be spending more time in their homes or gardens even after lockdowns have completely lifted.

Despite decrease in smartphone sales owing to Coronavirus pandemic, trade-in values increase

4th August 2020 – HYLA Mobile, the world’s leading provider of software technology and services for mobile device returns management and reuse solutions, today revealed the delayed impact of the Coronavirus pandemic on U.S. trade-in programs. According to HYLA’s Q2 2020 trade-in trends research, $225 million ($225,693,362) was returned to U.S. consumers as part of trade-in programs — a 50% decrease from the same quarter last year. Although HYLA’s data typically shows a seasonal dip in Q2 from Q1 by about 15%, this year saw a 57% decrease.

Aspera named a Challenger in Gartner Magic Quadrant for Software Asset Management Tools

For the third consecutive year, Aspera is recognized by Gartner for its completeness of vision and ability to execute for its flagship SAM product SmartTrack.

Aachen, July 28, 2020 – Aspera, a leading provider of solutions and services for Software Asset Management (SAM), and part of the USU Group, is the sole company to be placed as a Challenger in the 2020 Gartner Magic Quadrant for SAM Tools. For the third year in a row, Gartner analysis recognizes Aspera for its ability to execute and completeness of vision in the 2020 Gartner Magic Quadrant for SAM Tools.

BIXOLON Launches XD3-40t Direct Thermal or Thermal Transfer Desktop Label Printer to the European Market

A Cost-Effective Label and Barcode Printing Solution

BIXOLON Europe GmbH, a subsidiary of BIXOLON Co. Ltd, a leading global Mobile, Label and POS printer manufacturer, today announced the launch of the XD3-40t, a 4-inch (118mm) cost-effective Direct Thermal or Thermal Transfer Desktop Barcode and Label printer. Featuring a compact, clamshell design paired with high reliability which is ideal for labelling applications within the Manufacturing, Retail, Transport and Logistics and Healthcare industries. 

Two thirds of businesses unable to count cost of COVID-19 on workforce

- 69% of companies have no way to track cost of employee absence

- 1 in 3 companies still rely on paper spreadsheets for employee wellbeing

London, Nottingham, UK. 30th June, 2020: More than two-thirds of business leaders across the UK have no idea how much employee sickness is costing their business, according to e-days, the absence intelligence platform.

The findings come from an exclusive survey of 100 senior HR executives from well-known global brands by e-days. Of the respondents, one in three still tracked their staff absence manually, using spreadsheets or paper-based forms.