By Allison Zimmer, Communications Specialist, Commercial Excellence, Xerox

 

Cybersecurity isn’t a new issue, but it’s one that’s gaining attention. Businesses of all sizes are realizing the increasing importance of protecting their critical data, and for good reason. As we’ve written before, the cost of cybercrime is expected to rise to $6 trillion by 2021 according to market research firm Cybersecurity Ventures. And it’s a landscape that is constantly changing, which means your strategies for addressing it need to keep up.

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By Islam Zeidan, General Manager UAE & MEAD, Teradata

 

In today's digital world of cloud, mobility, analytics and data, the focus for both business and consumers is to find answers to their problems. Just building a solution or buying devices and applications, without coming up with an answer, in the shortest possible time and most economical manner, will sooner or later prove meaningless and futile. The upcoming field of data sciences is focused on resolving problems raised by end-users, using a number of tools such as artificial intelligence, machine learning, and deep learning.

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By Gautam Kumar, Co-Founder & COO, FarEye

 

Thanks to customer expectations, the supply chain, and logistics industry have evolved significantly over the past few years. Brick and mortar processes of delivering goods and services are just not good enough. Hence, surfaces the need to deploy technologies that empower business to keep up with customers.

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Wednesday, 28 November 2018 15:19

How to make your employees brand advocates

Words by Medy Navani, Founder and Creative Director of Design Haus Medy

 

Social media is a powerful tool for brand advocacy and it is being used more than ever to engage directly with customers. When it comes to a business, it is important to gain support from employees and build a platform in which they can support as well as establish themselves as advocates for the brand. According to Gallup, companies with high workplace engagement earned 147 percent higher and had an increased profitability of up to 21 percent compared to those that did not.

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Yasser Zeineldin, Managing Director, LiveRoute and CEO, eHosting DataFort

 

The benefits of migrating to a public cloud platform are now becoming increasingly well known. Whether small and medium businesses or large enterprises, there are multiple large-scale benefits. While using a cloud platform, businesses no longer need to invest in hardware and computing infrastructures. These are now hosted in the cloud platform. They can choose to opt for the services that best suit their businesses and pay for them based on their usage. This is the pay as you use model.

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Words by Medy Navani, Founder and Creative Director of Design Haus Medy

 

As the saying goes, “New Year, New You” but sometimes it isn’t necessarily the individual who needs the change. With every passing trend, you may have noticed your home feels a little "behind the times", or maybe you have just grown bored with the aesthetics. Whatever it is, it needn't be an undertaking of extreme renovation, with sometimes the smallest of changes transforming a room into something that feels brand new. But where to start you may ask? Here, Medy Navani, Founder and Creative Director of Design Haus Medy, provides his quick tips on transforming spaces with minimal effort.

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Tuesday, 20 November 2018 19:34

The economics of the 'gilets jaunes' protests

By Christopher Dembik, Head of Macro Analysis, Saxo Bank

 

Summary:  Beyond the immediate anti-tax concerns, France's fuel price protests reflect a growing disconnect between urban and rural areas that could prove disastrous for Emmanuel Macron's centrist presidency.

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Monday, 12 November 2018 08:53

Why Use Managed Print Services?

By Carro Ford, Content Marketing Strategist, Xerox

 

From enterprise to small business, use of managed print services has caught on, but not everyone has had the same experience. If you’ve only had an average managed print services experience, you might wonder what a good MPS engagement should look like.

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By Ben Barringer on the sell-off in the technology space

 

Volatility in the technology sector has grabbed people’s attention, but to understand what’s going on, you need to break down the sector and look at it from the bottom up.

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By Alan McIntosh, Chief Investment Strategist, Quilter Cheviot Investment Management

 

Global equity markets have come under pressure in the last week or so, reminding investors of the sharp, albeit short-lived, correction we saw in the early part of this year. In the week to Friday 12th October, the UK FTSE All-Share Index saw a decline of 4.4%, while the US S&P 500 Index recorded a drop of 4.1%. Markets in Asia and Europe posted similar falls. Highly rated growth stocks from US technology to UK AIM shares have fallen by even more in the latest market sell-off.

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