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CIBC finances Actionstep's acquisition of Soluno for legal tech move
Tue, 30th Jan 2024
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CIBC Innovation Banking funds global legal software firm Actionstep's acquisition of Soluno, marking a pivotal investment in digitalising legal firm workflows.
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Who the backers back: Why diversity in Australian VC funding portfolios should be made public
Tue, 30th Jan 2024
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Diverse companies outperform less diverse peers, McKinsey report shows, prompting calls for Australian venture capital funds to publicly disclose diversity levels within their investment portfolios.
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Distil.ai reveals UK shopping habits shift post-Christmas
Mon, 29th Jan 2024
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Analysis of shopping data by Distil.ai exhibits a surge in UK consumer spending post-Christmas, displacing Black Friday as the most profitable sales period and signalling a shift in habits.
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Synergy Logistics appoints Chris White as new Head of Sales for EMEA
Fri, 26th Jan 2024
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In a bid to fuel growth and expansion, warehouse tech pioneer Synergy Logistics appoints Chris White, a seasoned operations executive, as the new Head of Sales for EMEA region.
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Telstra International & Trans Pacific Networks launch Echo cable
Tue, 23rd Jan 2024
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bandwidth
Telstra International, the global division of telecommunications giant Telstra, is partnering with Trans Pacific Networks to launch the Echo cable, a new subsea system set to provide a direct, high-speed link between the US and Singapore.
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Leaseweb launches Multi-CDN service in Asia Pacific region
Thu, 18th Jan 2024
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cloud services
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gaming
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saas
Leaseweb, a cloud services provider, rolls out its Multi-CDN technology in Asia Pacific, enhancing content delivery performance and slashing latency for sectors including Media, SaaS, Gaming and more.
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Rimini Street earns Great Place to Work certification
Thu, 21st Dec 2023
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Rimini Street was awarded with a Great Place to Work® certification in Singapore, recognising its stellar workplace culture.
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Marketers optimistic despite AI-driven content challenges
Thu, 21st Dec 2023
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UK marketers foresee a robust content industry in 2024, despite apprehensions about plagiarism, quality and over-reliance on AI.
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Xalient boosts digital identity sector status with Grabowsky acquisition
Mon, 18th Dec 2023
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cloud services
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managed services
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partner programmes
Xalient acquires Grabowsky to enhance digital identity services, expand Benelux presence and bolster European expansion plans.
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Rebecca Zeus steps up to co-CEO at Australian firm BizCubed
Fri, 15th Dec 2023
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Rebecca Zeus ascends to co-CEO role at independent Australian data firm BizCubed, making it woman-owned and led.
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5G base station filter market set for dramatic growth by 2029
Wed, 13th Dec 2023
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gaming
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The 5G Base Station Filter Market is set to boom, with a projected 37.3% CAGR, reaching USD$194 billion by 2029.
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Generative AI's future in law hinges on trustworthy knowledge repositories
Tue, 12th Dec 2023
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microsoft
The future of generative AI in the legal sector depends on the creation of reliable knowledge repositories, says Lexsoft Systems CEO.
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Soft skills valued over traditional methods in AI-era hiring trends
Fri, 8th Dec 2023
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cios
Soft skills are becoming more valued than traditional methods in AI-era hiring, amid a shift towards skills-based recruitment.
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Managers call for more AI use despite underutilisation
Thu, 7th Dec 2023
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ai
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Despite nearly 70% of managers advocating for greater use of artificial intelligence, only 23% utilise it, a Beamery study reveals.
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Predicted surge in AI-fuelled scams in 2024 demands increased vigilance
Tue, 5th Dec 2023
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Rising AI-powered scams forecasted for 2024 necessitate increased vigilance amid financial scams' surge from UK and Australia.
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Monstarlab report unveils practices of digital transformation leaders vs laggers
Mon, 27th Nov 2023
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digital transformation
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Monstarlab's report details practices differentiating digital transformation leaders from laggers, tailored to enhance business growth. .
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Global expansion hindered as firms struggle to hire knowledge workers
Thu, 23rd Nov 2023
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Global firms' growth is being hampered by struggles to recruit high-value knowledge workers, with one-third reporting issues.
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Adjust & TikTok publish guide to maximise iOS success with SKAN 4
Thu, 23rd Nov 2023
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apple
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japan
Adjust and TikTok have issued a guide to help app marketers maximise iOS campaign success using SKAN 4, the latest version of SKAdNetwork.
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OpenUK report examines state of open source skills in the UK
Thu, 23rd Nov 2023
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blockchain
OpenUK's 'Skills or Bust' report highlights potential for economic growth through open source skills in the UK.
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Significant drop in ransomware but threat remains for UK
Tue, 21st Nov 2023
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UK sees rise in ransomware victims despite 32% drop globally, highlighting continuing threat, says GuidePoint Security report.
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Publicis Sapient highlights consumer perspective on generative AI
Mon, 13th Nov 2023
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Publicis Sapient's new study sheds light on consumer attitudes towards generative AI, revealing its potential for business transformation.
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Data center market to hit $279bn by 2032 due to global digitalisation
Sat, 11th Nov 2023
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Global data centre valuation projected to reach $279bn by 2032, driven by rising digital infrastructure investments.
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Immuta's report reveals global struggle to stay abreast with AI advancements
Fri, 10th Nov 2023
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Immuta's State of Data Security Report reveals that global executives struggle to keep up with the rapid pace of AI's advancement.
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The IN Group acquires BioTalent to bolster life sciences recruitment
Mon, 6th Nov 2023
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london
Global recruiter The IN Group acquires BioTalent, reinforcing its life sciences division while spotlighting AI and data research.