Agreement on Commission's EU data protection reform will boost Digital Single Market

The European Commission put forward its EU Data Protection Reform in January 2012 to make Europe fit for the digital age (IP/12/46). Recently, an agreement was found with the European Parliament and the Council, following final negotiations between the three institutions (so-called 'trilogue' meetings).

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Wipro makes senior appointments

Wipro appoints TK Kurien as Executive Vice Chairman; Abidali Neemuchwala as CEO & Member of the Board.

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Linux Foundation to advance Blockchain technology

New open ledger project to transform the way business transactions are conducted around the world.

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Pivotal bolsters its Cloud Native Platform team with acquisition of CloudCredo

Addition of highly sought-after Cloud Foundry experts and Intellectual Property to better enable enterprise adoption of Pivotal Cloud Foundry.

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Dimension Data predicts digital transformation as high on the corporate agenda

Dimension Data has released its IT predications for the next 12 months, and digital transformation is high on the corporate agenda because it’s already reshaping the competitive landscape.

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Analytics, acceleration and agility will disrupt software in the enterprise market in 2016

451 Research has released its 2016 Software preview report, Software 2016: Analytics, Acceleration and Agility, highlighting the key challenges facing this evolving sector.

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Claranet’s managed network measures up to River Island’s growing demand for digital

Operating globally as an ecommerce retailer and a high street fashion brand with over 350 stores internationally, River Island is a forward-looking company building on 60 years of heritage. Still privately owned by Bernard Lewis and his brothers in London, River Island wanted to ensure its historical brand leads trends in retail by introducing digital technologies into stores to improve overall customer experience.

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Few companies have evolved into truly digital organization

Only 7 per cent of organizations have successfully allied digital technology capabilities with the ability to quickly self-organize and forge partnerships to drive digital initiatives.

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Fujitsu predicts the future

Regina Moran, CEO of Fujitsu UK & Ireland, has shared her predictions for the tech sector in 2016.

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Europe outpaces global online viewing on mobile devices

Ooyala has released its Q3 2015 Global Video Index, showing mobile video consumption in Europe hit 53 percent of all online video plays in the region, surpassing the global trend of 45 percent in Q3 2015. The trend indicates particular regions are further along in the adoption of mobile phones and tablets as a primary screen for video consumption as mobile continues to grow across all markets.

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Tieto signs partnership agreement with Temenos

Accelerates digitalization in banking sector.

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Cox Automotive leads digital transformation with Red Hat-based solution

Parent company for Autotrader and Kelley Blue Book estimates nearly ten years of time and $5 million in savings achieved with Red Hat CloudForms hybrid cloud management platform.

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UK businesses unprepared for changing EU landscape

A third of UK data is stored outside of the UK, and moving it back to the country may cost an average of ?1.6 million for each organisation.

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Equinix joins the American Business Act on Climate Pledge

Outlines plan to demonstrate commitment to reducing company impact on global climate change.

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Or Lenchner, CEO, Bright Data, discusses the growing importance of ESG data, outlining the challenges of accessing, collecting, collating and analysing the many available data sources, and suggesting that improved government guidance and regulation is the way forward, along with the right analytics solution.
Rob Elder, Vice President Data Centers, Bulk Infrastructure AS, discusses the current energy price spike and the impact it is already having on the global data centre industry - with a particular focus on how location is becoming an increasingly important factor for end users.
Andre Azevedo, CEO at Ancoris, explains how the company’s new GreenLab Google Cloud service helps organisations to understand the actions they can take around their IT infrastructure to achieve their sustainability goals, with cloud migration a high priority for many.
Richelle Ahlvers, Chair of the SNIA Storage Management Initiative, discusses what’s new with Swordfish, the storage management standard, including the latest developments on work with industry partner organisations and the new Conformance Testing Program, as well as talking through the newly opened SNIA Storage Management Initiative’s Next-Gen Lab.

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