Articles of Interest

Entrepreneur: Does Your Business Need A Digital transformation?

Many businesses are lagging behind or missing opportunities when it comes to digital technology. As technology constantly and rapidly changes, many businesses find themselves unable to keep up with the advances.

Coin Geek: Australia Launches Renewed Digital transformation Strategy

The Australian federal government has unveiled its new digital transformation strategy, vowing to do more to encourage digital transformation amid the recovery from the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Techerati: Baking Success Into Digital Transformation

More than two-thirds (69 percent) of directors want their organisations to accelerate digital business initiatives, according to analyst Gartner. But CIOs looking to turn this desire for digitisation into a reality must prepare the right mix of ingredients.

Forbes: The Top Digital Transformation Trends In 2021 For Small and Mid-Size Businesses

As successful companies wave good-bye to 2020 and focus on where to invest in 2021, more attention will be directed to adoption of new and evolving technology

Entrepreneur: A Fresh Start: Business Trends For 2021 (Through The Lens Of Digital Transformation)

The hardest part of any personal or enterprise transformation can be the choices that we make every day to move toward what will drive our future success.

CMS Wire: 5 Myths of About Digital Transformation

A 2018 Couchbase survey found the majority of CIOs believed those companies that did not keep up with digital innovation would last less than four years before going out of business or being bought by a competitor — caused by a downward spiral of declining customer experience, loss of customers and a fall in revenue and resources.

Security Brief: Why organisations are facing a perfect information management storm

The age of digital transformation is currently unfolding in the business world and for government organisations and, while adopting digital transformation initiatives has certainly provided businesses and government agencies with an array of benefits, it has brought one big issue to light: information privacy.

Forbes: For Successful Digital Transformation, Focus On Staff Engagement

When you think of companies undergoing a digital transformation, you probably don’t think of one involved in manufacturing facilities, power generation plants, public and private water/wastewater, transportation hubs, office complexes, and industrial infrastructure.

LABMATE ONLINE: Workflow Automation Solutions for Mid-volume Laboratories Introduced

Beckman Coulter, a clinical diagnostics leader, has announced the European launch of the DxA 5000 Fit.

HSBC opens API developer portal

HSBC has opened an API developer portal for firms to try out and integrate the bank’s suite of application programming interfaces.

HSBC UK launches fraud awareness app for businesses

HSBC has launched a fraud awareness app to provide businesses with up-to-the-minute news on emerging scams.

VENTURE BEAT: IBM taps AI for new workflow automation and data migration tools

During its Think conference this week, IBM unveiled AI-driven products across its portfolio of enterprise platforms. Mono2Micro, a new capability in WebSphere, taps AI to streamline cloud app migration.

FORBES: What The Future Of RPA Looks Like

RPA was, to some extent, an IT dream — non-invasive as it sat unobtrusively outside our enterprise mission control systems ERPs, HRMS and mainframes, quietly automating our legacy processes, asking for nothing more than access to our systems of record.

ENTREPRENEUR: This Chilean robotic process automation startup raises US $ 2.1 million

From a small initiative of two partners that caught the attention of Google, to become one of the main global RPA (robotic process automation) tools, this is what the Chilean startup Rocketbot managed to achieve in less than three years.

V BEYOND DIGITAL: ABC’s of Automation

New terms like Business Process Automation (BPA) and Robotic Process Automation (RPA) have now begun to appear frequently in the IT and enterprise technology discourse, much like terms such as Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) a few years ago.

JUMBO NEWS: Packaging Robot Market Outlook 2021

The report provides an in-depth knowledge of the Global Packaging Robot market scenario. The next part also sheds light on the gap between supply and consumption. Apart from the mentioned information, growth rate of Packaging Robot market in 2025 is also explained.

Hong Kong’s Adrian Cheng Targets Millennials By Investing In Tech Accessories Brand Casetify

C Ventures, the venture capital firm founded by Adrian Cheng, said that it made an eight-figure U.S. dollar investment in tech accessories brand Casetify, marking the Hong Kong-based company’s first-ever external funding since it was founded in 2011.

States have legalised voluntary assisted dying, but doctors could be prosecuted for talking about it on the phone

As more and more states move to legalise euthanasia, there are calls for the federal government to scrap a law that prevents telehealth consultations that discuss voluntary assisted dying.

LinkedIn responds to reports of data breach affecting 700 million of its users

Restore Privacy , reported on the sale of data from 700 million users of the professional social network. According to the medium, the information is for sale in a hacker forum and includes data.

Two reports sound an alarm about the challenges Australia will face if governments keep wasting borrowed money

While most Australians were coming to terms with fresh COVID outbreaks, new lockdowns, ruined holidays and more confusion over vaccines, two reports dropped on Monday that would otherwise have dominated the week.

SoFi buys fintech API builder Galileo for $1.2bn

Online lender SoFi has agreed a $1.2 billion cash and stock deal to buy financial services API and payments platform Galileo Financial Technologies.

Fintech API builder Galileo to go global on $77 million capital injection

Galileo, which provides the API infrastructure layer for some of the world’s top fintech startups, is plotting a global expansion programme after snagging $77 million in its first institutional funding round.