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Northern Ireland’s tech sector set to grow, so it does

Northern Ireland is not most people’s idea of the next IT hub about to shine and flourish, but some of the region’s tech roots run deep... and there are new shoots of Shamrock-green development too - the road to Silicon Causeway...

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Metadata gold: Why metadata is the critical underpinning of business

Data is a powerful tool, especially in business. Despite this, and the benefits it can bring, not many business leaders are familiar with data’s counterpart, metadata, and its usefulness. By understanding metadata and adopting a...

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Farmula: Creating B2B digital infrastructure to connect farmers to buyers in Africa

How a Nigerian agri-tech startup is creating a B2B digital infrastructure that allows farmers and customers to directly interact, driving up margins on both ends.

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MediaCity Mauritius: Developing the first integrated, international hub for the media and creative industries in Africa

How a media startup is opening a gateway to Africa by creating world-class infrastructure and technology for the creative industry.

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What wildebeest can teach us about cloud migration

Deaths aside, going to the Public Cloud is as easy and painless as a wildebeest migration across the Serengeti.

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Low-code bids to elevate customer relationship management

Are there are any depths to which low-code software application development cannot reach… and should that actually be heights? Among the principle practices within information technology potentially about to grow its usage of low-code...

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Vietnam - in pole position to be tech outsourcing leader

With new trade deals in place and big investments in education, CIOs and CTOs may want to consider Vietnam for digital development.

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News roundup: EU plans for digital wallet, semiconductor makers experience record growth, and LG closes down mobile payments business

A roundup of this week’s technology news, including EU plans for a digital wallet, record growth in the chipmaking industry, LG’s plans to close down its mobile payments business, and more.

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UK organisations are facing tension between short-term needs and long-term digital transformation goals

How recent events have impacted digital transformation in the UK, and the steps business leaders can take to overcome existing barriers to innovation

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Why software stability is the new agility mutability capability

In the changeable, portable, infinitesimally mutable world of cloud computing, technology managers need to know the operational state of their IT estate down to an exacting level of detail -- without software stability, C-suite tech...

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Closing the charity sector's digital skills gap

Many charities have been constrained by a lack of digital skills and strategy. However, as with other industries, the pandemic has accelerated digital transformation within the non-profit sector. Has this helped, or potentially caused...

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Just how smart is open banking?

82 percent of polled consumers use open banking, yet more than 40 percent say it's "dangerous" - what's going on?

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Why distributed processing helps data scale-out & speed-up

For CIOs working across the full transept of industry verticals in small, medium-sized or large capacity enterprises, there is an increased focused on data-driven business -- so, as data needs to scale-out and speed-up, could...

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Is your business “quantum ready”?

As governments race to get the leading edge in quantum computing, how much time and energy should enterprises invest in the technology, and getting “quantum ready”?

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Why graphs will form the basis for a new HR industry

Global HR influencer Josh Bersin recently singled out graph databases as the basis for a new wave of HCM technology over the next 5-10 years. Neo4j’s Amy Holder examines the claim and considers some real-world examples.

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Delivering quantum-like capabilities to the desktop to overcome combinational optimisation problems

How the latest innovation in computing is helping to bring quantum capabilities to the desktop, enabling organisations to solve notoriously complex combinational optimisation (CO) problems without the need for quantum computers -...

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Cycling gets smarter, on the street and in the race

Data, Apps and IoT are reshaping cycling for Grand Tour winners, amateur riders or commuters in Smart Cities.

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The agritech revolution

Discover how the agriculture sector is leveraging the latest technologies to improve sustainable farming.

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