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U.S. Agencies Grapple With Student-Data-Privacy Guidance for Schools

—Copyright Getty Two federal agencies are grappling with how to guide schools on protecting students’ personal information while using educational technology. That increasingly delicate balancing act was front and center during a discussion Friday convened by the U.S. Department of Education and the Federal Trade Commission. At issue were such ...

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Consulting firm M&A transactions set to rise, with sector convergence and ‘dry powder’ driving increased competition

London Thursday 30 November 2017 Equiteq’s 2017 global survey of buyers of knowledge-intensive services businesses found an increasing appetite for transactions, with buyers expecting to initiate on average 10 acquisitions each over the next three years. IT services and management consulting companies expect to be the most prolific acquirers, initiating ...

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IPBS and Sequrest partner to enhance cyber security for private banks and wealth managers

IPBS customers to benefit from the latest cyber defence systems including facial recognition and biometric technology Grand Cayman, 29 November 2017 – International Private Banking Systems (www.ipbs.com), the specialist provider of wealth management software for the private banking sector, today announced a partnership with cyber security specialist Sequrest. This will ...

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2018 Will Be the Year of Low-Code

With the increasing realisation that Low-Code technology can break the corporate application delivery logjam, the prospects for enterprise grade Low-Code tools are buoyant; particularly with mid-size organisations. Low-Code platform vendor LANSA, believes that 2018 will be the year of Low-Code. Here’s why: The Digital Momentum: The Low-Code development platform market ...

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