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Australia is investing in short-term cyber technology goals, but what about longer-term strategic investments?
As companies migrate to and run operations in the cloud, leaders are looking to the next horizon: innovating from the cloud with artificial intelligence (AI).Cloud is the underlying platform with the data storage capacity and massive processing capa...
Sophia Antipolis- France – September 19, 2017 - Centile Telecom Applications, one of Europersquo;s leading European developers of unified communications solutions for operators and integrators, reinforces its investments and moves to new premises to accommodate its increased staff.

Centilersquo;s increased footprint will strengthen its client service and relationships and RD activities to work more effectively with its partners and customers alike.This announcement, which is more than a simple office move, marks a milestone in Centile's... Source: RealWire
Results that had been obtained during research that we discussed in a previous article called for a more detailed analysis of the security problem, but now from within medical institutions (with the consent of their owners, of course).

The analysis allowed us to work on mistakes and give a series of recommendations for IT experts who service medical infrastructure.
"Wersquo;re building something slightly less capable, that's smaller, cheaper."
Retailers have become so adept at capturing and analyzing consumer data that there is now a real risk that they might alienate customers by revealing just much they know about our lifestyle, habits, and preferences.
So if retailers want their big data investments to pay off, they must tread carefully. Big data exploitation in retail is no longer restricted to tracking and responding to broad trends; itrsquo;s become very personal. Which is great if the result is that customers find exactly what they were looking for; less so if it feels intrusive or invasive.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here
In July, a number cyber-security vendors raised new funding to help support as well as grow their technology and go-to-market efforts. July 11 and 12 were particularly active days, with eight vendors announcing new investments. Unlike June, where there...
Company Reaches Over 500 Million Worldwide; Appoints Peter Wagner to Board of DirectorsSAN FRANCISCO, August 1, 2017 – Juvo, the pioneer in mobile Identity Scoring, today announced a $40 million USD Series B funding round led by New Enterprise Associates (NEA) and Wing Venture Capital.

Also included in the round are investments from SignalFire as well as add-on investments from existing investors. Juvo will leverage these new funds to drive global growth and scale, with... Source: RealWire
Leading renewable energy and infrastructure consultancy, Natural Power, has advised funds managed by Octopus Investments (“Octopusrdquo;) on the acquisition of a 149MW portfolio of four UK-based onshore wind projects.

Giles Dearden, Natural Powerrsquo;s Director of Due Diligence, said: “Wersquo;re delighted to have acted as technical advisors for Octopus in the acquisition of this wind farm portfolio.”Chris Gaydon, a director on Octopusrsquo; Energy Investments team, said: “We were very pleased with the speed and professionalism of... Source: RealWire
Azure is rapidly turning into a container-driven public cloud, with strategic investments in tools and hires.
Itrsquo;s also running fast, launching new container-focused products and services on a regular basis.

At first, Azure was catching up with Amazon Web Servicesrsquo; features, but the release of the new Azure rapid-deployment container service that acts as a bridge between platform as a service and infrastructure as a service leapfrogs Amazon.Introducing container as a service Perhaps best thought of as a new class of cloud platform — call it “container as a servicerdquo;— Azure Container Instances (ACI) let you rapidly create and launch containerized applications, without any overhead and with an easily scriptable set of commands.

Designed to work both on its own and with tools like Kubernetes, ACI adds container-management commands to Azure, coupling them with a billing model thatrsquo;s based on per-second usage, with no need to create and deploy (and pay for) container hosts.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here
Alex Stamos, Chief Security Officer at Facebook announces new investments from the social media giant to help improve internet security, including the Defending Digital Democracy project.
Altitude Two, a capital growth focused private equity fund, has been created to benefit investors with investments qualifying for two significant HMRC reliefs: Business Property Relief and Investor Relief.

The fund is rapidly approaching its first close target. Overall, the fund is looking to deliver a final close of £20m by the end of the year.Altitude Two follows the principles of Altitudersquo;s first fund with a geographical focus on the south, and a unique investment... Source: RealWire