Business strategy

Flexible vs agile working
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Business strategy

Flexible vs agile working

Although they have similar meanings, it's important to differentiate between flexible and agile workplaces
17 Sep 2021
SAP's new product sustainability tracker helps keep your carbon footprint in check
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product lifecycle management (PLM)

SAP's new product sustainability tracker helps keep your carbon footprint in check

New solution monitors products' environmental impact from conception to disposal
17 Sep 2021
AWS to launch cloud services reseller in Australia
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Amazon Web Services (AWS)

AWS to launch cloud services reseller in Australia

AWS Australia will allow customers in the region to buy services locally for the first time
17 Sep 2021
Alphabet’s laser-powered broadband demonstrates 99.9% uptime within first 20 days
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Network & Internet

Alphabet’s laser-powered broadband demonstrates 99.9% uptime within first 20 days

X, the Moonshot Factory trials ‘fibre without fibre’ across the Congo River with 700TB of data transmitted in its first few weeks
17 Sep 2021
IT Pro News In Review: New Apple Devices, Ireland's DPC accused by ICCL and Intuit buys Mailchimp
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Business strategy

IT Pro News In Review: New Apple Devices, Ireland's DPC accused by ICCL and Intuit buys Mailchimp

Catch up on the biggest headlines of the week in just two minutes
17 Sep 2021
Free decryptor key for REvil/Sodinokibi ransomware released
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ransomware

Free decryptor key for REvil/Sodinokibi ransomware released

The key was made possible thanks to a collaboration between law enforcement and Bitdefender
17 Sep 2021
Moving people: How to make relocation really work
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Business

Moving people: How to make relocation really work

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17 Sep 2021
Do firms need a chief robotics officer to oversee automation efforts?
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automation

Do firms need a chief robotics officer to oversee automation efforts?

Gartner urges organizations to create the new role to implement and manage robotics strategies
16 Sep 2021
Adoption of Bitcoin as legal currency sparks protests in El Salvador
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cryptocurrencies

Adoption of Bitcoin as legal currency sparks protests in El Salvador

Protestors claim the currency could destabilise the economy and is being used to distract from wider issues
16 Sep 2021
Adobe rolls out new PayPal payment options through Adobe Commerce
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e commerce

Adobe rolls out new PayPal payment options through Adobe Commerce

Customers can add native payments to their digital storefronts and manage them directly through the company’s platform
16 Sep 2021
The technology powering the future of shopping
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Technology

The technology powering the future of shopping

With the likes of Morrisons and Amazon Fresh embracing till-free checkout, will this trend lead to a new shopping experience?
16 Sep 2021
Google Cloud targets larger market share with engineering reshuffle
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Careers & training

Google Cloud targets larger market share with engineering reshuffle

Cloud infrastructure specialist Brad Calder will take on a more expansive role that includes security and data analytics
16 Sep 2021
Wells Fargo taps Microsoft and Google for digital transformation drive
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digital transformation

Wells Fargo taps Microsoft and Google for digital transformation drive

The bank says the public cloud is at the core of its long-term strategy
16 Sep 2021
Five top benefits of a dynamic work model for both your employees and your business
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flexible working

Five top benefits of a dynamic work model for both your employees and your business

How flexible policies make your organisation more resilient to future disruption
15 Sep 2021
Datto launches its business continuity solution for Azure
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disaster recovery (DR)

Datto launches its business continuity solution for Azure

Datto Continuity for Microsoft Azure helps MSPs recover data within minutes of an outage
15 Sep 2021
The future of m-commerce
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Mobile

The future of m-commerce

M-commerce has come a long way since the term was coined in 1997, but how will it change in future to meet customer expectations?
15 Sep 2021
Microsoft appoints Brad Smith as vice chair
Microsoft president and vice chair Brad Smith
Careers & training

Microsoft appoints Brad Smith as vice chair

Smith will continue to report to CEO Satya Nadella as the tech giant's president
15 Sep 2021
Citrix mulling potential sale after tumultuous 2021
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mergers and acquisitions

Citrix mulling potential sale after tumultuous 2021

Share prices have tumbled due to consecutive quarters of "mixed" financial results
15 Sep 2021
Microsoft launches skills programme for 150,000 students in India
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Careers & training

Microsoft launches skills programme for 150,000 students in India

The tech giant is hoping to provide India’s youth with technology skills for employability through this virtual internship
15 Sep 2021
Appian reengineers low-code platform for adaptability
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big data

Appian reengineers low-code platform for adaptability

Agility is "imperative" CEO says as it launches refreshed low-code automation platform
14 Sep 2021
Singapore and India to link fast payment systems for cross-border transactions
A pair of hands holding mobile phone showing payment success information on screen
digital transformation

Singapore and India to link fast payment systems for cross-border transactions

This will allow users in the two countries to transfer money using mobile numbers or virtual payment addresses
14 Sep 2021
Zoom: From pandemic upstart to hybrid work giant
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video conferencing

Zoom: From pandemic upstart to hybrid work giant

The relatively unknown video conferencing service at the start of 2020 is now one of the biggest providers of hybrid work services
14 Sep 2021
South Korea fines Google for abusing Android dominance
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Policy & legislation

South Korea fines Google for abusing Android dominance

The ruling means manufacturers in the country will now be able to use modified versions of Google's OS on their devices
14 Sep 2021