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Uber Slides into the Top 10 list for Mobile Brands in 2017

Uber’s buzz in the market enabled it to slide into the top 10 list, replacing Snapchat, for mobile brands in 2017 (year to date), report Strategy Analytics. Despite the resignation of the CEO and the publicly noted company cultural challenges, the ride hailing service’s customer-centric value proposition has entrenched the brand in the minds of mobile consumers. The above list…

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Facebook upgrades Workplace service with desktop app

Facebook announced new features for its business service Workplace, including a desktop app and group videoconferencing. READ MORE: Facebook Workplace gets Netskope safer Cloud and many other updates First launched a year ago, the service is used by over 30,000 organisations, a number that doubled in the past six months, Facebook said.

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Business Travel or collaboration solutions?

Mid-November is expected to be the busiest time of the year for business travel End-of-year business goals are looming and business travelers are hitting the road en masse. To skip long airport lines and overbooked flights this fall, avoid traveling on these days! Or use collaboration tools… In recent years, rising travel prices have dramatically increased the costs of business…

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Bell and Akamai to offer suite of web security and performance solutions for Canadian businesses

Bell, Canada’s largest communications company, and Akamai Technologies, Inc., the world’s largest and most trusted cloud delivery platform, today announced a strategic partnership that expands Bell’s broad portfolio of web security solutions for Canadian businesses with the addition of Akamai’s leading web performance and cloud security products. “Bell delivers the integrated solutions Canadian businesses need to increase productivity, maximize service differentiation and…

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Data Flow Mapping Tool helps organizations simplify GDPR compliance

Leading compliance software developer Vigilant Software has released its latest online tool to help organizations with their EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) compliance projects and ISO 27001-compliant information security management system (ISMS) implementation. Alan Calder, the founder and executive chairman of IT Governance, said: “The Data Flow Mapping Tool is a Cloud-based application designed to simplify and standardize the creation of…

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Symantec will use Microsoft Azure to power its Norton security products

Microsoft today day announced that Symantec has selected Microsoft Azure to power its Norton consumer security products which is being used by over 50 million people. By adopting Azure, Symantec can increase their performance, agility and security while reducing the operating expenses. During the migration process, Symantec developed new cloud services, and migrated over 105 critical consumer digital safety capabilities…

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UK businesses accelerate cloud adoption as new study shows nearly half of IT infrastructure moving to the cloud

UK businesses seek agility, flexibility and speed but remain cautious about the cost of refactoring and migration As organisations embrace digital transformation, the cloud is increasingly seen as the best platform for providing scalable infrastructure to achieve growth. A survey of 120 UK IT decision-makers by Interoute, the global cloud and network provider, has revealed that businesses plan to move on…

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Cyber Risk Rises to Top of Corporate Agenda as GDPR Implementation Date Approaches

The upcoming implementation of the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which takes effect in May 2018, has elevated cyber risk to the top of the corporate agenda for organizations doing business in Europe according to a survey conducted by Marsh, a global leader in insurance broking and innovative risk solutions. In the global survey of over 1,300 senior executives, 65%…

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New Internet Society Research Reveals Disconnect between Enterprises and Service Providers on Crucial Internet Security Fixes

The Internet Society today announced the results of its recent survey conducted through 451 Research, which points to a disconnect between how much enterprises care about Internet security and what service providers think these customers value. These results indicate an unrealized opportunity for service providers to leverage Mutually Agreed Norms for Routing Security (MANRS), the Internet Society-coordinated routing security initiative, to improve their competitive positioning…

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