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  • 9 February 2021

    2021 Tech M&A Outlook: Application software

    COVID-19 looked set to shut down the market for application software acquisitions in early 2020. Instead, the side effects of the disease spurred this corner of tech M&A to new heights. The changes accelerated both the addressable market and stock prices of many application vendors " giving them the motive and the money to go shopping.

  • 4 February 2021

    Coverage Initiation: Xage Security offers blockchain-protected zero trust remote access to distributed industrial networks

    The pandemic in 2020 saw a strong push for remote access products to enable work-from-home policies. In a space where many vendors are moving from traditional VPN to software-defined perimeters, Xage introduced its blockchain-protected distributed identity and access management offering to provide zero trust remote access to infrastructure and industrial networks.

  • 1 February 2021

    VMware Blockchain is generally available: the pros and cons of its delayed market entry

    The company did not rush the commercial launch of its enterprise blockchain platform offering, which was released in beta at the end of 2018. However, entering a market with some delay comes with both advantages and disadvantages.

  • 26 January 2021

    Blockchain-backed data platform provider Fluree goes open source, lands US Air Force

    The Fluree team spent years building and fine-tuning its flagship offering, which combines semantic graph database technology with blockchain capabilities and is designed to provide data integrity and facilitate a secure and efficient sharing of data across applications and organizational boundaries.

  • 15 January 2021

    The two sides of the regulation story in the blockchain and DLT space

    While the blockchain and distributed ledger technology space may cause some headaches for regulators, it also offers opportunities. Legal and regulatory uncertainty is one adoption challenge that organizations point to when it comes to DLT and regulators will need to up their game.

  • 18 December 2020

    2021 Trends in Data, AI & Analytics

    Despite the complications related to COVID-19, the market for data, AI and analytics appears to be relatively buoyant, with a sizeable proportion of enterprises actually increasing their investment in new data and analytics projects as a result of the pandemic. The effect of this is likely to be an increasing divide between those enterprises that are able to exploit the advantages of data and analytics to drive new growth, and those that fall further behind.

  • 11 December 2020

    Data marketplaces create momentum driven by the growing importance of data

    Our latest data management end-user survey shows that data in the enterprise is becoming more important than ever. Data marketplaces particularly seem to be building momentum with their data democratization and monetization value propositions.

  • 3 December 2020

    Data marketplace enabler Harbr raises funds, lands new customers

    As data becomes more important than ever in these current uncertain times, Harbr is seeing an increase in demand for its enterprise data exchange platform for both internal and ecosystem-focused use cases.

  • 2 December 2020

    Data Platforms Market Map 2020

    Although the coronavirus pandemic is having an impact on the data platforms market, the sector is seeing a good deal of activity this year, producing one of the richest IPOs ever. With cloud adoption expected to continue to rise and enterprises looking more closely at cloud-native technologies, how will the sector continue to evolve during 2020 and beyond?

  • 17 November 2020

    GrainChain and Mastercard upgrade soft commodities with blockchain capabilities

    The agritech startup and global payments behemoth have partnered to provide blockchain-based traceability for over 24 dry grain commodities across the US and Latin America to boost supply chain resilience and sustainability, as well as fair trade in these markets.