Category: Movers & Shakers

Micron Appoints Manish Bhatia as EVP of Global Operations

Micron Appoints Manish Bhatia as EVP of Global Operations

Micron Technology has announced the appointment of Manish Bhatia as executive vice president of Global Operations. He will report directly to Sanjay Mehrotra, president and CEO. Bhatia will be responsible for driving Micron’s end-to-end operations, including the company’s global manufacturing fab footprint, back-end assembly and test operations, supply chain planning and fulfillment, procurement, quality and […]

SWIFT tests shows blockchain has potential for global liquidity optimisation

SWIFT tests shows blockchain has potential for global liquidity optimisation

New paper highlights initial findings from proof of concept to improve real-time Nostro reconciliation, part of SWIFT’s gpi initiative SWIFT has published an interim report on the proof of concept (PoC) for real-time Nostro reconciliation using a SWIFT-developed distributed ledger technology (DLT) sandbox with 33 global transaction banks, as part of its SWIFT gpi service. […]

New CloudAI offering delivers advanced analytics that leverage artificial intelligence to automate the rapid detection of advanced threats

New CloudAI offering delivers advanced analytics that leverage artificial intelligence to automate the rapid detection of advanced threats

LogRhythm has introduced CloudAI, a technology designed to help LogRhythm customers across the globe avoid damaging cyber incidents such as high-profile data breaches. CloudAI is an advanced cloud-based security analytics offering that is available as a fully integrated, add-on subscription service for the LogRhythm Threat Lifecycle Management Platform. Initially focused on extending and enhancing LogRhythm’s existing user and […]

Security Start-Up Numbers Soar – Have the Barriers to Entry Ever Been So Low?

Security Start-Up Numbers Soar – Have the Barriers to Entry Ever Been So Low?

By Jim Dearing, senior analyst, building and security technology, IHS Markit Homeowners worldwide have more security options available to them now than ever before. If you needed to purchase a home alarm or video surveillance system 10 years ago, typically you had two options: go to a professional solution provider or do it yourself. Since […]

CyberArk integrates with Puppet to automate DevOps secrets protection

CyberArk integrates with Puppet to automate DevOps secrets protection

CyberArk Conjur and Puppet improve visibility, flexibility and security across DevOps workflows CyberArk has announced its partnership with Puppet as an Advanced Technology Partner. Together, CyberArk and Puppet are working together to create supported modules that provide automated, enterprise-grade protection of secrets and are seamlessly integrated with Puppet’s configuration automation, enabling secure, high-velocity DevOps workflows. In […]

Terrorism Insurance: Understanding the Boundaries of Coverage for a Risk Without Borders

Terrorism Insurance: Understanding the Boundaries of Coverage for a Risk Without Borders

Terrorism risk insurance, whether through traditional or stand-alone policies, is an increasingly important element of domestic corporate insurance programs, according to a new RIMS Professional Report titled, Terrorism Insurance: Understanding the Boundaries of Coverage for a Risk Without Borders. Authored for RIMS by Micah Skidmore of Haynes and Boone, LLP, the report provides corporate risk […]

Defence Exports - Briefing new Attaches

Defence Exports – Briefing new Attaches

Minister for Defence Industry, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP, has briefed over 35 Defence personnel selected for representational roles in Australian diplomatic missions overseas on his expectations for their roles. As part of the Defence Overseas Representation Seminar, a three week training course, Minister Pyne spoke to highlight their vital role in promoting the export […]

Techstars Adelaide’s CRON Systems closes AU$1.5m seed funding round

Techstars Adelaide’s CRON Systems closes AU$1.5m seed funding round

CRON systems has closed a seed funding round of AU$1.5 million to date, led by India’s premiere early stage investor, YourNest. The funds will be used to further accelerate the company’s international expansion across Middle East, Africa and Europe, increase production capabilities and strengthen R&D for the next generation of products. CRON Systems is one […]

Report: Digital payments volumes continue to rise in Australia

Report: Digital payments volumes continue to rise in Australia

Australia sees almost 10% growth, on road to a cashless future Global digital payments volumes are predicted to increase by an average 10.9 percent through to 2020, reaching nearly 726 billion transactions, according to the World Payments Report 2017 (WPR 2017). Released on the 10th of October 2017, by Capgemini and BNP Paribas, the WPR 2017 […]

Philippines connect and cyber security

Philippines connect and cyber security

The newly-formed Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) of the Philippines has been directed to craft a National Broadband Plan (NBP) to further improve the connectivity in the Philippines, with proposed plans for better internet connections and free WiFi. Co-organised by DICT and CommunicAsia 2017, the half-day Philippines Connect seminar on 24th May 2017 […]