NHS Digital sets out Internet First policy

NHS Digital has set out details of its Internet First policy as it begins to nudge health and social care organisations away from the Health and Social Care Network (HSCN) and its predecessors to start running their services over the public internet, and is asking NHS bodies for feedback on its ideas. The transition away […]

Hydrogen-power electric flying vehicle: Long road to liftoff

This Tuesday, May 28, 2019, photo shows the Skai vehicle, developed by Alaka’i Technologies in Newbury Park, Calif. The transportation company is betting its hydrogen-powered electric flying vehicles will someday serve as taxis, cargo carriers and ambulances of the sky. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez) A transportation company is betting its sleek new hydrogen-powered electric flying […]

Saudi Arabia’s largest auto company completes SAP project as part of digital transformation

As Saudi Arabia embarks on an economic transformation in line with its Vision 2030 plan, the nation’s biggest businesses are also evolving. One of the kingdom’s largest private firms, Abdul Latif Jameel Company, recently finalised a major digital transformation aimed at streamlining processes and improving customer satisfaction. The Saudi conglomerate’s automobile division, Abdul Latif Jameel Motors […]

Saudi Arabia’s largest auto company completes SAP project as part of digital transformation

As Saudi Arabia embarks on an economic transformation in line with its Vision 2030 plan, the nation’s biggest businesses are also evolving. One of the kingdom’s largest private firms, Abdul Latif Jameel Company, recently finalised a major digital transformation aimed at streamlining processes and improving customer satisfaction. The Saudi conglomerate’s automobile division, Abdul Latif Jameel Motors […]

Simplifying soft robots – internetmarketingemail.info

This new, simplified soft robot, powered by pressurized air, replaces multiple control systems with one input, reducing the number, weight and complexity of the components needed to power the device. Credit: Bertoldi Lab/Harvard SEAS A soft robot developed by researchers from the Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS) could pave […]

Dutch IT security firm dumps corporate structure

Happy employees ensure happy customers – that is the underlying vision and business philosophy of Hartger Ruijs, founder of Dutch IT security company Computest. And to achieve this, Ruijs has spent three years working to make his company self-organising. Ruijs, a 37-year-old technician, founded Computest in 2005. The company specialises in performance and security testing […]

Dutch IT security firm dumps corporate structure

Happy employees ensure happy customers – that is the underlying vision and business philosophy of Hartger Ruijs, founder of Dutch IT security company Computest. And to achieve this, Ruijs has spent three years working to make his company self-organising. Ruijs, a 37-year-old technician, founded Computest in 2005. The company specialises in performance and security testing […]

How Unilever found itself selling enterprise software

At the start of the third week in May, Ken Charman, CEO of uFlexRewards, found himself in a meeting with the CFO of Unilever. The consumer packaged goods giant is not known as an enterprise IT software company, but in 2018 it created uFlexRewards, an enterprise software spin-out business. Clearly, uFlexRewards needs to deliver shareholder […]

Researchers add ‘time-travel’ feature to drives to fight ransomware attacks

Chance Coats presented the findings at the 2019 EuroSysConference. Credit: The Grainger College of Engineering One of the latest cyber threats involves hackers encrypting user files and then charging “ransom” to get them back. In the paper, “Project Almanac: A Time-Traveling Solid State Drive,” University of Illinois students Chance Coats and Xiaohao Wang and Assistant […]