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Archive: 2011-11


 Wednesday, 30th November 2011, 17:02:39

Security for cloud computing 'is just as reliable'

Security for cloud computing 'is just as reliable'

Cloud computing can have the same security benefits as other systems, according to one expert in the field.

categories:  |  Virtualisation / The Cloud  |  Security  |  


 Wednesday, 30th November 2011, 14:16:30

Virtualisation 'is not without challenges'

Virtualisation 'is not without challenges'

The integration of virtualisation technologies should be well managed to avoid problems arising, an expert has advised..

categories:  |  Virtualisation / The Cloud  |  


 Wednesday, 30th November 2011, 08:06:22

Black Friday sales show growth on last year's figures

Black Friday sales show growth on last year's figures

Black Friday ecommerce events show significant boost in sales.

categories:  |  Ecommerce  |  


 Tuesday, 29th November 2011, 16:44:59

Protect against e-crime this Christmas, expert warns

Protect against e-crime this Christmas, expert warns

Online shoppers using credit cards should be aware of the dangers caused by e-criminals, according to experts.

categories:  |  Ecommerce  |  


 Tuesday, 29th November 2011, 16:16:15

Online shopping 'will be popular for Christmas bargains'

Online shopping 'will be popular for Christmas bargains'

Ecommerce is increasing in popularity as more Christmas shoppers go online to find Christmas bargains and price comparisons.

categories:  |  Ecommerce  |  


 Tuesday, 29th November 2011, 15:49:21

UK judiciary to get new domain name

UK judiciary to get new domain name

The judiciary in England and Wales is set to get a new domain name to signify its independence.

categories:  |  Domain Names  |  


 Tuesday, 29th November 2011, 08:33:50

Half of online shoppers do not check security, poll finds

Half of online shoppers do not check security, poll finds

Shoppers using the internet are not as familiar with online security as they should be to keep safe, a new study has found.

categories:  |  Security  |  


 Monday, 28th November 2011, 15:26:28

Virtualisation 'acts as an enabler to technologies'

Virtualisation 'acts as an enabler to technologies'

Key benefits can be sought through virtualisation, according to one expert.

categories:  |  Virtualisation / The Cloud  |  


 Friday, 25th November 2011, 13:17:22

Data security 'improved using technology and people'

Data security 'improved using technology and people'

An expert has highlighted the importance of selecting the right technology and staff members when attempting to improve data security.

categories:  |  Security  |  


 Thursday, 24th November 2011, 12:35:13

Nokia Siemens Networks prioritises mobile broadband

Nokia Siemens Networks prioritises mobile broadband

Nokia Siemens Networks will focus on mobile broadband and services in a bid to become an industry leader.

categories:  |  Web Host Industry  |  


 Wednesday, 23rd November 2011, 16:23:11

Mobile devices 'playing significant part in video streaming market'

Mobile devices 'playing significant part in video streaming market'

New figures have highlighted the increasing popularity of video streaming services.

categories:  |  CDN / Networks / Streaming  |  


 Wednesday, 23rd November 2011, 10:38:10

Ecommerce businesses 'could appeal more to Christmas shoppers'

Ecommerce businesses 'could appeal more to Christmas shoppers'

An expert has spoken about competition facing high street and online brands this festive period.

categories:  |  Ecommerce  |  


 Tuesday, 22nd November 2011, 11:00:42

Most firms 'unaware they have data security problems'

Most firms 'unaware they have data security problems'

An expert has warned companies they may be unaware they are facing data security issues.

categories:  |  Security  |  


 Monday, 21st November 2011, 15:27:34

Boots takes top spot in mobile shopping survey

Boots takes top spot in mobile shopping survey

Boots has scored the highest as part of a recent mobile shopping survey.

categories:  |  Ecommerce  |  


 Monday, 21st November 2011, 13:13:36

Online hackers target US water treatment

Online hackers target US water treatment

Cyber criminals have reportedly destroyed a pipe used to transport water to thousands of US homes.

categories:  |  Security  |  


 Friday, 18th November 2011, 14:48:41

Ecommerce sales 'increased during October'

Ecommerce sales 'increased during October'

The value of online purchases in the UK went up last month.

categories:  |  Ecommerce  |  


 Thursday, 17th November 2011, 11:40:41

Businesses 'failing to understand cloud computing benefits'

Businesses 'failing to understand cloud computing benefits'

An expert has highlighted the many benefits cloud computing can provide for businesses.

categories:  |  Virtualisation / The Cloud  |  


 Wednesday, 16th November 2011, 11:52:27

Ecommerce businesses 'should not concentrate on style over substance'

Ecommerce businesses 'should not concentrate on style over substance'

An expert has warned ecommerce brands about the dangers of focusing on style over substance.

categories:  |  Ecommerce  |  


 Wednesday, 16th November 2011, 11:44:50

Government launches ecommerce scheme for small firms

Government launches ecommerce scheme for small firms

A number of UK firms are set to receive ecommerce training as part of a government scheme.

categories:  |  Ecommerce  |  


 Tuesday, 15th November 2011, 14:31:55

Mobile commerce 'is increasingly popular'

Mobile commerce 'is increasingly popular'

A high number of individuals are using their mobile phones to purchase items..

categories:  |  Ecommerce  |  


 Tuesday, 15th November 2011, 13:33:35

Intel and MasterCard join forces to improve ecommerce security

Intel and MasterCard join forces to improve ecommerce security

A joint venture between Intel and MasterCard could see online shoppers receive increased protection against security threats..

categories:  |  Ecommerce  |  


 Monday, 14th November 2011, 14:09:33

Smartphone users 'should increase their awareness of security'

Smartphone users 'should increase their awareness of security'

McAfee has warned smartphone users about the possibility of security issues when downloaded particular applications.

categories:  |  Security  |  


 Monday, 14th November 2011, 13:51:43

Festive online marketing 'should excite and delight shoppers'

Festive online marketing 'should excite and delight shoppers'

The Internet Advertising Bureau has offered advice to ecommerce business about their online marketing strategies this Christmas.

categories:  |  Online Marketing / Search  |  


 Friday, 11th November 2011, 13:03:22

Cyber criminals 'should get tougher sentences'

Cyber criminals 'should get tougher sentences'

A Scotland Yard representative has called for longer prison sentences for individuals carrying out illegal activity online..

categories:  |  Security  |  


 Thursday, 10th November 2011, 15:58:20

Welsh businesses 'are in favour of new domain name'

Welsh businesses 'are in favour of new domain name'

A survey of Welsh businesses have backed proposals to introduce a new domain name across the country.

categories:  |  Domain Names  |  


 Thursday, 10th November 2011, 12:59:21

Attracting traffic 'is a major factor for ecommerce firms'

Attracting traffic 'is a major factor for ecommerce firms'

Ecommerce brands have been urged to ensure they take action to attract online shoppers to their websites..

categories:  |  Ecommerce  |  


 Wednesday, 9th November 2011, 11:35:59

McAfee takes measures to improve cloud computing security

McAfee takes measures to improve cloud computing security

McAfee has announced its latest enhancements to its Cloud Security Platform.

categories:  |  Security  |  


 Tuesday, 8th November 2011, 17:22:42

ITV and Netflix 'are currently considering streaming content deal'

ITV and Netflix 'are currently considering streaming content deal'

ITV and Netflix are reportedly in talks about a new output deal for video streaming content.

categories:  |  CDN / Networks / Streaming  |  


 Tuesday, 8th November 2011, 11:50:48

Mobile broadband subscriptions expected to soar by 2016

Mobile broadband subscriptions expected to soar by 2016

Ericsson has predicted a significant increase in mobile broadband subscriptions by 2016.

categories:  |  Web Host Industry  |  


 Monday, 7th November 2011, 13:20:12

Ecommerce shoppers set to use mobile devices

Ecommerce shoppers set to use mobile devices

An increasing number of online shoppers will be accessing their online purchases through the use of their mobile device.

categories:  |  Ecommerce  |  


 Monday, 7th November 2011, 11:52:33

Welsh domain name 'could be in the pipeline'

Welsh domain name 'could be in the pipeline'

An advisory group has been launched as part of efforts to establish a Welsh domain name..

categories:  |  Domain Names  |  


 Friday, 4th November 2011, 11:48:11

EU and US work together to reduce cyber attacks

EU and US work together to reduce cyber attacks

The EU and US have teamed up for an exercise to examine the possibilities of collaborating against cyber attacks.

categories:  |  Security  |  


 Thursday, 3rd November 2011, 12:57:40

Online security: Unified approach 'would reduce cyber crime'

Online security: Unified approach 'would reduce cyber crime'

An expert has suggested that cybercrime could be reduced if nations united to tackle the ongoing issue.

categories:  |  Security  |  


 Wednesday, 2nd November 2011, 16:57:14

Sky Go launch for Android 'to be launched shortly'

Sky Go launch for Android 'to be launched shortly'

Sky has revealed its Sky Go streaming video service will be available for Android in the coming months.

categories:  |  CDN / Networks / Streaming  |  


 Wednesday, 2nd November 2011, 14:15:14

Ecommerce: eBay preparing for 'super Sunday'

Ecommerce: eBay preparing for 'super Sunday'

Ecommerce businesses are making preparations for what is set to be the busiest day for online retail this year..

categories:  |  Ecommerce  |  


 Tuesday, 1st November 2011, 16:33:10

Businesses 'have a cavalier attitude to security'

Businesses 'have a cavalier attitude to security'

An expert has accused businesses of failing to take action to prevent security threats..

categories:  |  Security  |  


 Tuesday, 1st November 2011, 16:17:44

Search engines 'will become sophisticated and responsive'

Search engines 'will become sophisticated and responsive'

An expert has spoken about the future of the internet and search.

categories:  |  Online Marketing / Search  |  


 Tuesday, 1st November 2011, 16:15:01

Online marketing: Businesses 'should combine social media and email'

Online marketing: Businesses 'should combine social media and email'

A new product from iContact allows businesses to integrate their social media activity with business email.

categories:  |  Online Marketing / Search  |  


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