Business operations

CISOs are missing holidays due to excessive overtime
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chief information security officer (CISO)

CISOs are missing holidays due to excessive overtime

Tessian research shows an alarming number of security leaders are sacrificing important areas of their life for the job
18 Nov 2021
Amazon to stop accepting UK-issued Visa credit cards
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e commerce

Amazon to stop accepting UK-issued Visa credit cards

Visa has accused the online retail giant of threatening to restrict consumer choice
17 Nov 2021
Pay at table best practices
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Whitepaper

Pay at table best practices

A definitive guide for Pay at Table before, during, and after deployment
17 Nov 2021
Connecting the supply chain data dots
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supply chain management (SCM)

Connecting the supply chain data dots

As ecommerce and warehouses are squeezed by supply chain challenges, how can companies better manage their data?
17 Nov 2021
Slack doubles down on 'digital HQ' plans with launch of no-code tools
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business communications

Slack doubles down on 'digital HQ' plans with launch of no-code tools

The communications platform wants to empower all users to make work simpler and more productive
16 Nov 2021
What is NetOps?
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Business strategy

What is NetOps?

How can businesses adopt this broad school of thought, and what is its relationship with DevOps?
16 Nov 2021
Majority of UK's top business leaders are failing to manage supply chain security risks
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supply chain management (SCM)

Majority of UK's top business leaders are failing to manage supply chain security risks

New findings from a DCMS review have sparked concern in government which could see new laws introduced to protect Britain's digital supply chains
16 Nov 2021
Twitter overhauls developer platform with expanded data access
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social media

Twitter overhauls developer platform with expanded data access

The social media platform hopes to see more tools and features available to users to control and curate content
16 Nov 2021
Yext unveils new AI search solutions
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search engine optimization (SEO)

Yext unveils new AI search solutions

New solutions help streamline and modernize the government's digital services
15 Nov 2021
AWS and IBM join forces to reduce data barriers in the energy industry
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Software

AWS and IBM join forces to reduce data barriers in the energy industry

The companies are hoping to overcome obstacles like data residency requirements in countries where oil firms are based
15 Nov 2021
What should we do about encrypted messaging apps?
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encryption

What should we do about encrypted messaging apps?

From WhatsApp to Telegram to Signal, the growth in use of end-to-end encryption messaging apps is soaring. But do their positives outweigh the risks o…
15 Nov 2021
RateGain’s new SaaS simplifies hotel content management
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software as a service (SaaS)

RateGain’s new SaaS simplifies hotel content management

The platform helps boost conversion rate, automate content updates, enhance content quality, and more
12 Nov 2021
CEO of spyware firm NSO Group quits after US sanctions
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spyware

CEO of spyware firm NSO Group quits after US sanctions

Company that supplied Pegasus spyware to authoritarian governments faces further investigation from US State Department
12 Nov 2021
Spotify to expand into audiobooks with Findaway acquisition
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mergers and acquisitions

Spotify to expand into audiobooks with Findaway acquisition

Company aims to build on recent success by capitalising on a rapidly growing market
12 Nov 2021
Biden tightens restrictions against Huawei, ZTE
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Policy & legislation

Biden tightens restrictions against Huawei, ZTE

The new bill is designed to prevent companies deemed a security risk from receiving new equipment licences
12 Nov 2021
Scandal-hit Toshiba to split into three companies
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business management

Scandal-hit Toshiba to split into three companies

The troubled Japanese giant aims to create more value for investors with "attractive" business separation
12 Nov 2021
Kyndryl partners with Microsoft in first major deal since IBM split
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Business strategy

Kyndryl partners with Microsoft in first major deal since IBM split

The two companies will work on jointly-developed cloud services that will be available to customers on both sides
12 Nov 2021
Black Hat Europe: Strong security relies on a 'culture of openness'
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collaboration

Black Hat Europe: Strong security relies on a 'culture of openness'

Security analyst Regina Bluman says managers and executives need to “be human” and “admit mistakes”
12 Nov 2021
Surviving Brexit: A playbook for UK firms
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supply chain management (SCM)

Surviving Brexit: A playbook for UK firms

Sample our exclusive Business Briefing content
12 Nov 2021
Nikulipe: Has COVID democratised online payments?
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e commerce

Nikulipe: Has COVID democratised online payments?

With more customers forced to buy online, are merchants offering the right ways to pay?
12 Nov 2021
Busting the myths about SSO
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Whitepaper

Busting the myths about SSO

Why SSO capability is critical to the success of IAM
11 Nov 2021
All-party group calls for better worker protections against AI
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artificial intelligence (AI)

All-party group calls for better worker protections against AI

Proposed law would give more collective rights to unions to challenge the use of artificial intelligence in the workplace
11 Nov 2021
Apple unveils Business Essentials suite for small businesses
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business management

Apple unveils Business Essentials suite for small businesses

The device management and support subscription is aimed at SMBs looking for help in managing their growing IT demands
11 Nov 2021
Microsoft and Meta announce integration deal between Teams and Workplace
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collaboration

Microsoft and Meta announce integration deal between Teams and Workplace

Features from both business collaboration platforms will be available to users without having to switch apps
11 Nov 2021