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Facebook Workplace review: Are you ready for Facebook’s social office?
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Facebook Workplace review: Are you ready for Facebook’s social office?

The corporate version of Facebook does a lot, much of it well, but its comms and events need more polish
18 Mar 2021
What is customer relationship management (CRM)?
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What is customer relationship management (CRM)?

We look at the significance and benefits of such customer-facing platforms for businesses
4 Mar 2021
HPE acquires cloud intelligence platform CloudPhysics
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cloud computing

HPE acquires cloud intelligence platform CloudPhysics

The company has also announced the release of its new Software-Defined Opportunity Engine
26 Feb 2021
Address multi-cloud configuration risks
Cloud security challenges and how to overcome them - webinar from Trend Microwhitepaper
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Address multi-cloud configuration risks

Cloud security challenges and how to overcome them
24 Feb 2021
Microsoft to launch standalone Office 2021 suite
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Microsoft to launch standalone Office 2021 suite

The Office 2019 successor will be released alongside Office LTSC for commercial customers
19 Feb 2021
Trello overhauls platform to cater to remote working
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Trello overhauls platform to cater to remote working

The major update includes new boards and cards to help users visualise workflows and manage cross-department projects
17 Feb 2021
Nokia partners with Hiya to stop spam calls
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Nokia partners with Hiya to stop spam calls

Machine learning could end the barrage aggravating fraudulent and spam phone calls
27 Jan 2021
How to pick the best cloud accounting software
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How to pick the best cloud accounting software

There are myriad cloud accounting software products on the market, but which one is best for you?
19 Jan 2021
IBM buys Salesforce consultancy firm 7Summits
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IBM buys Salesforce consultancy firm 7Summits

The company says the deal will bring added support for clients' digital transformation projects through hybrid cloud and AI
12 Jan 2021
Cognite and WindSim partner on next-gen digital solutions for wind farms
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Cognite and WindSim partner on next-gen digital solutions for wind farms

The partnership focuses on expanding offshore wind farms and grid infrastructure
4 Dec 2020
Eceptionist launches self-service COVID-19 vaccine management tool
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Eceptionist launches self-service COVID-19 vaccine management tool

New tool will help automate and organize COVID-19 vaccine distribution
4 Dec 2020
AWS targets software vendors in latest partner network update
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AWS targets software vendors in latest partner network update

Additions include SaaS Boost, an open source tool that helps applications migrate over to a service model
4 Dec 2020
Salesforce escalates Microsoft rivalry with £20.7bn Slack acquisition
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Salesforce escalates Microsoft rivalry with £20.7bn Slack acquisition

Stewart Butterfield will still lead the communications platform, but it is now a Salesforce owned business
2 Dec 2020
Slack stock downgraded as lockdown growth stalls
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Slack stock downgraded as lockdown growth stalls

Any benefits the communications platform saw in Q1 largely disappeared by the summer, according to Morgan Stanley
22 Oct 2020
VectorCare expands offerings to meet surging mobile health care demands
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VectorCare expands offerings to meet surging mobile health care demands

COVID-19 has created a surge in mobile and home-based health care demands, and VectorCare’s new tech can help
15 Oct 2020
How digital workspaces are changing the way we work
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How digital workspaces are changing the way we work

The way we work is changing, and the way we manage our IT tools needs to change with it
30 Sep 2020
Every Microsoft Teams update from Ignite 2020
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Every Microsoft Teams update from Ignite 2020

UI improvements, feature updates, new functionality, and a glimpse at Teams' future on Android
23 Sep 2020
IT Pro Live: Enabling culture through technology
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IT Pro Live: Enabling culture through technology

How to use technology and tools to create a productive and welcoming workplace
1 Sep 2020
Xero to acquire cloud invoicing specialist Waddle
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Xero to acquire cloud invoicing specialist Waddle

The deal will enable Xero to better assist small firms when it comes to accessing capital
25 Aug 2020
Palo Alto acquires incident response firm Crypsis Group
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Palo Alto acquires incident response firm Crypsis Group

The $265m acquisition will see Palo Alto integrate the company's expertise and technology into its own Cortex XDR platform
25 Aug 2020
Public cloud revenue topped £176 billion in 2019
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Public cloud revenue topped £176 billion in 2019

IDC claims the top five cloud services providers accounted for more than a third of the worldwide total
19 Aug 2020
Google owns my soul and I don’t miss it one bit
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Google owns my soul and I don’t miss it one bit

The shift to remote working has made me realise that my head is now firmly in the clouds
12 Aug 2020
Global Payments to boost fintech services with AWS partnership
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Global Payments to boost fintech services with AWS partnership

Contactless payments and digital banking services "can all be done better, faster and cheaper in the cloud", says CEO Jeff Sloan
4 Aug 2020
Salesforce augments its Marketing Cloud suite with new automation tools
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Salesforce augments its Marketing Cloud suite with new automation tools

The company is starting to reap the rewards of a string of high profile acquisitions
17 Jul 2020