The rise of messaging apps in retail

Collaboration software company Slack’s New York Stock Exchange listing has been one of the most eagerly anticipated technology offerings of 2019. With Slack’s messaging services entrenched in multiple sectors, including retail, where it counts the likes of Benefit Cosmetics, Intu Digital and Walmart-owned Jet.com as customers, there are high hopes about its future growth as […]

The rise of messaging apps in retail

Collaboration software company Slack’s New York Stock Exchange listing has been one of the most eagerly anticipated technology offerings of 2019. With Slack’s messaging services entrenched in multiple sectors, including retail, where it counts the likes of Benefit Cosmetics, Intu Digital and Walmart-owned Jet.com as customers, there are high hopes about its future growth as […]

Gary Foote, CIO, Rich Energy Haas F1

Teams operating in all areas of elite sport are often reluctant to embrace leading-edge technology. While innovation can help generate a competitive advantage, it can also increase risk – it’s for this reason that CIOs of sports teams often choose to focus on operational concerns. Yet Gary Foote, CIO at Rich Energy Haas F1, has […]

Gary Foote, CIO, Rich Energy Haas F1

Teams operating in all areas of elite sport are often reluctant to embrace leading-edge technology. While innovation can help generate a competitive advantage, it can also increase risk – it’s for this reason that CIOs of sports teams often choose to focus on operational concerns. Yet Gary Foote, CIO at Rich Energy Haas F1, has […]

Cyber crime widely under-reported, Isaca study shows

Cyber attack vectors remain largely the same year over year, attack volume will increase and cyber crime may be vastly underreported, according to the 2019 State of cybersecurity study from global IT and cyber security association Isaca. “Under-reporting cyber crime – even when disclosure is legally mandated – appears to be the norm, which is […]

Cyber crime widely under-reported, Isaca study shows

Cyber attack vectors remain largely the same year over year, attack volume will increase and cyber crime may be vastly underreported, according to the 2019 State of cybersecurity study from global IT and cyber security association Isaca. “Under-reporting cyber crime – even when disclosure is legally mandated – appears to be the norm, which is […]

Most of today’s enterprise blockchain platforms will need replacing in two years

A massive 90% of all blockchain platforms in businesses will have to be replaced before 2021, according to Gartner. The analyst company said blockchain platforms will have to be replaced to ensure they are competitive, secure and don’t become obsolete. Adrian Lee, senior research director at Gartner, said many CIOs created “unrealistic expectations” when assessing […]

Most of today’s enterprise blockchain platforms will need replacing in two years

A massive 90% of all blockchain platforms in businesses will have to be replaced before 2021, according to Gartner. The analyst company said blockchain platforms will have to be replaced to ensure they are competitive, secure and don’t become obsolete. Adrian Lee, senior research director at Gartner, said many CIOs created “unrealistic expectations” when assessing […]

Nordics block European Commission tech tax levy to protect digital investment

Nordic solidarity proved a formidable force in March, when it helped alter the course of a European Commission (EC) proposal to introduce an EU-wide digital services tax. The three Nordic EU-member states stood in solid opposition to the EC initiative, enlisting support from other small-nation EU members to block the move. The steely determination exhibited […]

Nordics block European Commission tech tax levy to protect digital investment

Nordic solidarity proved a formidable force in March, when it helped alter the course of a European Commission (EC) proposal to introduce an EU-wide digital services tax. The three Nordic EU-member states stood in solid opposition to the EC initiative, enlisting support from other small-nation EU members to block the move. The steely determination exhibited […]