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Indian workers are among the most engaged in Asia-Pacific

Indian workers are among the most engaged in Asia-Pacific

New research shows India to be ahead of the pack in recognising the significance of the employee experience The “employee experience” is a relatively new concept that is increasingly seen as a contributor to staff engagement and organisational success. A new global study from The Economist Intelligence Unit sponsored by Citrix suggests that this idea

Google Cloud acquires CloudSimple

Google Cloud has acquired CloudSimple for an undisclosed sum. CloudSimple is a provider of secure, high performance, dedicated environments to run VMware workloads in the cloud. “This acquisition builds on our existing partnership with CloudSimple that we announced earlier this year, allowing us to accelerate a fully integrated VMware migration solution with improved support for

Cyber adversaries reincorporate old-school tactics to catch organizations off-guard

Fortinet has announced the findings of its latest quarterly Global Threat Landscape Report. The research reveals that cybercriminals continue to look for new attack opportunities throughout the digital attack surface. At the same time, they are shifting attack vectors such as targeting publicly available edge services to counter training and education efforts by organizations that

Trend Micro launches security services platform for cloud builders

Trend Micro has announced the launch of Trend Micro Cloud One, a security services platform for organizations building applications in the cloud. Cloud One allows developers to rapidly build applications using the cloud services they want, while managing their organization’s risk. Cloud One delivers the industry’s broadest range of security capabilities in a single platform.

90 percent of companies have sights set on artificial intelligence investment

Increasing employee productivity a key focus for AI investments, but success requires disruption to current business strategy to reap rewards IFS, a global enterprise applications company, has announced the findings of a global research study into the attitudes and strategies towards artificial intelligence (AI) among business leaders. The study polled 600 business leaders worldwide and

Sophos shows how ransomware variants attack and impact victims

Sophos has published How Ransomware Attacks, a playbook for defenders that explains how ransomware variants attack and impact victims. The playbook complements the 2020 Threat Report released in early November, and features a detailed analysis of 11 of the most prevalent and persistent ransomware families. The research by SophosLabs highlights how ransomware tries to slip

ATEN unveils multi-in-one presentation matrix switches

ATEN has announced the addition of two new products to its array of presentation matrix switches. The presentation switches are tailor-made with innovative features to satisfy a wide variety of meeting space demands in meeting rooms, boardrooms, and other presentation environments, with the purpose of facilitating professionalism in collaboration, communications and sharing that are vital

Gartner predicts strong growth for public cloud market in 2020

The worldwide public cloud services market is forecast to grow 17% in 2020 to total $266.4 billion, up from $227.8 billion in 2019, according to Gartner. “At this point, cloud adoption is mainstream,” said Sid Nag, research vice president at Gartner. “The expectations of the outcomes associated with cloud investments therefore are also higher. Adoption