software as a service (SaaS)

Trello overhauls platform to cater to remote working
Trello's new layout and navigation bar
collaboration

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
Scam caller ID
scams

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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software as a service (SaaS)

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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digital transformation

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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software as a service (SaaS)

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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software as a service (SaaS)

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
Andy Jassy on stage at AWS re:Invent 2020
Amazon Web Services (AWS)

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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mergers and acquisitions

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
Slack announcing its public offering in New York
business software

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
VectorCare mobile app screen
software as a service (SaaS)

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
software as a service (SaaS)

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
collaboration

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
video
digital transformation

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
accounting

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
mergers and acquisitions

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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cloud computing

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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software as a service (SaaS)

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
Tablet payment
software as a service (SaaS)

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
software as a service (SaaS)

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
HPE says the future of 5G is enterprise services
5G

HPE says the future of 5G is enterprise services

Edge Orchestrator will help telcos unlock the value of edge computing as a service and low latency networks
16 Jun 2020
Slack review: Free your business comms
collaboration

Slack review: Free your business comms

The industry-leading business chat system stands up to its big-name rivals
19 May 2020
12 steps to deep and worry-free SaaS savings, smart vendor and contract management
whitepaper
Whitepaper

12 steps to deep and worry-free SaaS savings, smart vendor and contract management

COVID-19 and economic turmoil: Save 30% by discovering and ditching unneeded SaaS
6 May 2020
Slack launches call integrations for Microsoft Teams and Zoom
Slack on phone
software as a service (SaaS)

Slack launches call integrations for Microsoft Teams and Zoom

Support for Cisco, RingCentral and more also announced by the communications platform
1 Apr 2020
Dame Jayne-Anne Gadhia steps down as Salesforce UK lead
software as a service (SaaS)

Dame Jayne-Anne Gadhia steps down as Salesforce UK lead

US software giant said Gadhia had made the decision to focus on her price comparison startup Snoop
17 Mar 2020