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UK tech sector growth hits three year low, says KPMG

Brexit and US-China trade war blamed for loss of momentum in Q4 2018 While the UK tech industry is withstanding the worst effects of an adverse economic climate, escalating political uncertainty and global trade frictions are beginning to bite the buoyant sector, according to KPMG. In Q4 2018 the UK tech industry scored 52.4 on KPMG’s UK Tech… Read the full article


The blasé attitude of SMEs towards cybersecurity must end
Don’t bet your SME business on a hunch that the cybergangs will leave you alone. The overwhelming odds are that they have already attacked you at least once and that they will attack again in 2019, writes David Kay The 2018 CyberSecurity headlines were bold and gloomy. Some big names got the sort of publicity... Read the full article

From cloud to competition
Cloud offers benefits that can create a great competitive advantage for European businesses. But just how much awareness is there of its value? John Bensalhia finds out from President of EuroCloud Europe, Dr Tobias Höllwarth The technological revolution has arrived. With technology creating opportunities in businesses and everyday lifestyles, it's a trend that is set to... Read the full article

Sports analytics: How data gives teams the edge
With every sprint, kick, tackle, pass and more now logged and analysed in real-time to give teams the tiniest advantage on the pitch, Riello UPS General Manager Leo Craig investigates how big data can make or break who claims sport’s most prestigious prizes Sports analytics isn’t a completely new phenomenon. While there were no Opta... Read the full article

Frankfurt: From imperial fair hub to emerging fintech capital of Europe
Ahead of their talks at TechWeek Frankfurt, Cecilia Fernandez de Cordoba, DevOps transformation Lead for Deutsche Bank’s retail arm, and Steffen Mueller, Senior Manager Cloud Sales Strategy for T-Systems, explain why Frankfurt is fit for business Germany’s largest economy and third largest city has established itself as the country’s foremost hub of digital transformation and... Read the full article