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All trains cancelled: How an e-Signature failure derailed a €3bn Swiss-Austrian transport deal

Last week an order for 186 double decker trains was nullified due to a legal formality surrounding the Qualified Electronic Signature used to ink the deal. Here, Guillaume Forget, managing director of e-signature specialist, Cryptomathic GmbH, unpacks what went wrong and highlights what businesses everywhere can learn from the debacle.

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What is a vCIO and why do SMEs need them to thrive?

The pandemic forced many small and medium-sized companies to rethink their business plans and the technologies they use. The hybrid and remote workforce has spawned technology challenges, including cross-team collaboration and vulnerabilities. Additionally, says Gary Pica, founder and president of TruMethods, a Kaseya company, many businesses are now evaluating regulatory issues and boosting cybersecurity measures.

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Nokia and ATU to speed digital transformation and knowledge economy

Nokia has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the African Telecommunications Union (ATU) to drive digital transformation and the knowledge economy for socio-economic development across the continent. The two parties will leverage the power of telecommunications, including 5G networks, to connect the unconnected and identify innovative use cases, as well as business models.

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How IoT has enabled the monitoring of bees in Chile: an agritech case study

Bees are vital to our planet and our survival. In fact, almost 90% of wild plants, and 75% of global crops need animals to pollinate them which works out to approximately one in every three mouthfuls of our food depending on bees! To add to this, the global market value of honey is predicted to be worth US $11.16 billion (€9.54 billion) by 2027 which is a tasty-looking market for beekeepers around the world!

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72% of U.K. organisations attribute damaging cyberattacks to vulnerabilities in technology

Tenable, Inc., the Cyber Exposure company, has published results of a study that found 72% of U.K. organisations attribute recent business-impacting cyberattacks to vulnerabilities in technology put in place during the pandemic, while 68% suffered attacks that targeted remote workers.

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Laserfiche announces launch of cloud document management and process automation solution

Laserfiche announced the availability of Laserfiche Cloud in the Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) region. The SaaS provider of intelligent content management and business process automation’s cloud offering delivers an innovative and trusted system for securely managing content and automating business processes across the enterprise.

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Debunking the AI myth: four real-world use cases for AI in the enterprise

A report released over the summer shows the number of AI companies in the UK has surged 600% in the last decade, from 180 in 2011 to more than 1,300 today. The rise in AI adoption has resulted as a way for companies to keep up with markets and competitors one of the main challenges for modern businesses, says Anita Weppenaar, SoftwareONE cloud services practice lead for UK, IE and South Africa

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More than half of UK businesses say Brexit created data access and management challenges

More than half of UK businesses (54%) say Brexit has presented them with data access and management challenges, according to research from MuleSoft, provider of the integration and API platform. This finding highlights that the challenges of siloed data and skills shortages are being amplified as businesses adapt their operations in response to Brexit.

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Native SaaS on Microsoft Azure gives Dynatrace customers advanced AIOps

Dynatrace and Microsoft announced they have expanded their strategic collaboration to help the organisations accelerate innovation and tame cloud complexity. As part of this, the Dynatrace Software Intelligence Platform will be available as native SaaS on Microsoft Azure, providing customers increased flexibility and choice when selecting cloud service providers.

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Chips will be more than 20% of premium vehicles’ bill of materials by 2030, Intel CEO predicts

During his first in-person keynote since taking the helm of Intel in February, CEO, Pat Gelsinger predicted that semiconductors will account for more than 20% of the total premium vehicle bill of materials (BOM) by 2030. That represents an unprecedented 5x growth rate over 2019’s 4% figure.

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User Group live event emphasises the human factors in digital transformation

The Transforma Insights User Group live event conjured up a lot of interesting discussions around the best approaches to digital transformation. In particular it gave ample consideration to the human factors that underpin the technology. It’s not the tech, it’s the people, says Eileen Fisher, communities manager at Transforma Insights.

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Right place, right time: adopting a cloud ERP solution to drive your business forward

The early bird catches the worm, and for businesses wishing to reap the many benefits of cloud ERP integration, the sooner the integration, the better especially if their existing solution has reached the end of its development lifecycle, says Ian Robertson is the sales and marketing director of BrightBridge

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Stevens made CEO of global connectivity monetisation solutions provider TOMIA

TOMIA, a specialist in global connectivity monetisation solutions, has appointed Howard Stevens as CEO. Stevens, who previously served as TOMIA’s chief revenue officer, succeeds former CEO Marco Limena during a time of bookings growth and innovation at the company as connectivity, cloudification and 5G networks redefine the global telecom industry.

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Excel for business: a guide

Enterprises have long been using Microsoft Excel to collect, store, analyse and report data, as well as run complex calculations and create models. And while overall Excel usage continues to grow, says Mike Nieburg, VP, business development at EASA, there has been a shift away from Excel to purpose-made applications for situations where the program’s more pressing problems limit its usefulness.

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Renesas and eProsima simplify development of professional robotics applications

Renesas Electronics Corporation, a supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, and eProsima, an SME company specialised in middleware solutions, announced that the Renesas EK-RA6M5 Evaluation Kit for RA MCUs is the official supported hardware platform of the micro-ROS development framework.

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