Struggling with Digital Transformation? Meet the experts at ‘The Evolving Enterprise’

Experienced executives in many sectors will tell you that today they face their toughest business challenges ever. Even leaders in successful and well-established enterprises are concerned at what the third decade of the millennium holds for them. Lean new competitors are entering the market, they enjoy lower operating expenses and are using disruptive technologies to tear up the rule

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CARL Software acquired by French smart cities software specialist Berger-Levrault Group

The Berger-Levrault Group, publisher of software for administrative and local public bodies and the healthcare, medico-social, education and business sectors, acquired CARL Software on May 18th. CARL Software specialises in technical asset and maintenance management (CMMS / TAM).

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Synchronoss Technologies signs an agreement to acquire Dixons Carphone honeybee platform

Synchronoss Technologies, Inc., a global provider and innovator of cloud, messaging, digital and IoT products and platforms, announced it has signed an agreement to acquire Dixons Carphone plc’s honeybee software business, a provider of digital solutions targeted at optimising the customer experience.

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Porsche, ZeroLight and Ultrahaptics integrate interactive advertising into new retail concept

Porsche, ZeroLight and Ultrahaptics have combined the principles of interactive advertising with ground-breaking technologies to modernise public media installations. Delegates will be able to interact with an UltraHD advertisement of the Porsche Cayenne Turbo to customise the vehicle through detailed mid-air haptic cues,

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Not to be missed highlights at ZTEsoft Together Summit 2018

May 14th is fast approaching, and it’s time for us to bring you more highlights of one of Europe’s most keenly anticipated digital transformation events, the ZTEsoft Together Summit 2018.

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Over 50% of UK consumers will share personal data for reward points

We live in a highly connected society, where consumers have a plethora of devices at their disposal. Every time consumers use their smartphones, tablets and computers to engage in activities online (shopping, banking, entertainment, social media etc), they are either consciously or subconsciously increasing their digital/data footprint.

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Farnell element14 launches GraspIO Cloudio, a Raspberry Pi add-on board with Drag and Drop programming interface

Farnell element14, the Development Distributor, announces the launch of GraspIO Cloudio – a Raspberry Pi add-on board with Drag and Drop programming interface on iPhone, iPad, Android. Among other features, it incorporates Voice Assistant Capabilities, IFTTT (“If This Then That”) Integration,

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Natixis chooses guidewire core and digital products to strengthen customer service

Natixis Assurances, the insurance arm of Groupe BPCE, the banking group in France, and Guidewire Software, Inc., a provider of software products to general insurers, announced that Natixis Assurances has selected Guidewire ClaimCenter as its platform for claims management.

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Shinhan Bank secures and simplifies mobile banking service with Trustonic

Shinhan Bank has worked with Trustonic and ATsolutions to integrate and secure its one-time password (OTP) service into the domestic S-Bank mobile banking application and a global S-Bank solution for Vietnam, with more deployments to follow. This new solution delivers a simpler, faster and safer user experience.

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Chancellor expected to inject £75m into AI, as only 1 in 10 business leaders see UK as a leader in digital

Only one in ten business leaders see the UK as a leader in digital, according to the latest survey by Deloitte. Although 85% plan to invest in AI and the Internet of Things (IoT), only 22% of businesses have so far.

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Leaseplan and TomTom Telematics announce partnership to make ‘connected car’ a reality

LeasePlan, the provider of fleet management, and TomTom Telematics, a provider of vehicle telematics and connected car services, announce a partnership where LeasePlan will offer the latest in cloud-based fleet management technology to its corporate customers.

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Digital advertising spend to reach $420 billion by 2022, says Juniper Research

A new report from Juniper Research has found that digital advertising spend will grow by 18% CAGR (Compound Annual Growth Rate) over the next five years, rising from $184 billion in 2017 to $420 billion in 2022. These figures include advertising spend across mobile, desktop, wearables and DOOH (Digital-out-of-Home) signage.

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Enforta and Actility announce deployment of IoT network spanning the vastness of Russian Federation territory

Enforta, the Russian telecom operator owned by ER Telecom Holding, and Actility, the industry provider in Low Power Wide Area (LPWA) networks announced that they have begun a collaboration to deploy a LoRaWAN wireless network delivering IoT services across Russia.

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U.S. Cellular teams up with Nokia to provide self-service IoT device management portal to business customers

To enhance the wireless experience for business customers, U.S. Cellular has introduced “ConnectHQ,” a self-service portal that allows customers to manage connectivity to all of their wireless data devices in a centralised dashboard.

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oneM2M to host third Industry Day in India to advance worldwide IoT adoption

The global Internet of Things (IoT) standards initiative oneM2M and its partner Telecom Standards Development Society of India (TSDSI) bought the third oneM2M Industry Day to India.

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Gemalto’s remote subscription management solution helps Lenovo customers be always connected

Gemalto, the provider in digital security is delivering flexible connectivity for Lenovo smart devices across 160 countries. Lenovo has selected Gemalto as its preferred remote SIM provisioning provider for their Lenovo Connect service.

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