Global Deception Technology Market Report 2020: Its Not CIOs or CFOs, Its COVID-19 Driving Digital Transformation in Enterprises Worldwide

Dublin, Nov. 27, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The “Deception Technology – Global Market Trajectory & Analytics” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering.

Its Not CIOs or CFOs, Its COVID-19 Driving Digital Transformation in Enterprises Worldwide

With COVID-19 emerging to be the biggest driver of digital transformation, cybersecurity technologies and services have shot into the spotlight on the back of heightened risks of more sophisticated cyber-attacks. The pandemic is ushering in a new era of cyber security and the global market for Deception Technology, under this scenario, is projected to reach US$4.6 billion by the year 2027 trailing at a CAGR of 13. 7% over the analysis period.

IT landscape today remains irreversibility changed with companies migrating to new operating models; reassessing IT security architectures; resetting security systems to plug-in digital holes; and adopting innovative remote working technologies. Highlighting the acceleration in digital transformation is the fact companies have digitally

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Book launch: Nitin Rakesh and Professor Jerry Wind to Release their First Book – Transformation in Times of Crisis

Featuring Eight Principles for Creating Opportunities and Value in the Post-Pandemic World

LONDON, Nov. 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Nitin Rakesh, CEO of Mphasis and distinguished leader in the IT services industry, and Jerry Wind, the Lauder Professor Emeritus and Professor of Marketing, Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, have joined forces to co-author Transformation in Times of Crisis  Eight Principles for Creating Opportunities and Value in the Post-Pandemic World. Emphasizing key Management and Leadership Practices, the book will launch globally on 3 December 2020.

COVID-19, and the economic crisis and social unrest that it precipitated, has changed the world. Even before the pandemic, exponential advances in science and technology, empowered and skeptical consumers, and other forces of change, were disrupting every industry. The current landscape has accelerated these forces of change and their impact. If companies and their leaders don’t equip

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Refreshed Australian digital transformation strategy to focus on people and reusable tech

The federal government has doubled down on its plan to use public sector staff and reusable technology to usher in the digital service of the future, with a refreshed digital transformation strategy vowing to “invest in people”.

“In the next five years it is critical we continue to build on our progress and focus on developing the people capability essential to achieving digital transformation,” the Digital Transformation Strategy 2.0 discussion paper [PDF] reads.

As detailed over the last fortnight during the Digital Transformation Agency’s Digital Summit, the paper says the Australian government is “moving from siloed capabilities to a landscape of connected platforms and services”.

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“The vision is to enable better design and investment for connected government services and capabilities for Australia through initiatives such as sourcing reforms and a whole-of-government architecture,” it says, pointing to the

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Lummus Digital Joint Venture Formed by Lummus Technology and TCG Digital to Accelerate Digital Transformation

HOUSTON and NEW YORK, Nov. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Lummus Technology and TCG Digital today announced that the companies have formed a joint venture called Lummus Digital. The joint venture will work with Lummus’ existing customers and potential customers to implement digital analysis and operative solutions to their refining, petrochemical and gas processing assets and across the hydrocarbon processing value chain.

“Our focus on innovation continues with this joint venture,” said Dr. Purnendu Chatterjee, Founder Chairman of The Chatterjee Group. “We strive to deliver sustainable value to our esteemed clients with modern technology and deep process innovation, giving them the edge with digitalization in these difficult times. This joint venture will co-create and innovate with other areas of the group like TCG Crest, our research university, LabVantage and Haldia Petrochemicals.”

“Lummus Digital is another new and critical initiative we are launching to ensure our position as a leader

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Turbocharge Your Cloud Transformation With Containers And Serverless Technology

VP of Cloud Services at Unisys.

The rise of containers and serverless computing has prompted some folks to ask if the time of the virtual machine (VM) is over. We haven’t reached the end of the VM era yet, but amid the pandemic, we have seen accelerated cloud adoption. This is moving the needle on containers and serverless computing and enabling businesses to optimize further — just as the adoption of virtualization did. Also, with the increased adoption of cloud-based PaaS and SaaS offerings, responsibility for the IaaS layer — including VMs — will continue to shift to cloud service providers.

Gartner, Inc. predicts that 75% of organizations will be running containerized applications in production by 2022. The firm expects public cloud container orchestration and serverless technologies to see the greatest growth in this timeframe.

Containers provide efficiencies and optimization for IT operations. Every VM is packaged with

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Wipro, SNP SE Enter Into a Strategic Partnership to Accelerate Enterprise Transformation for Customers Globally

Wipro Limited (NYSE: WIT, BSE: 507685, NSE: WIPRO), a leading global information technology, consulting and business process services company, and SNP Schneider-Neureither & Partner SE, a world-leading provider of software solutions for digital transformation processes and automated data migration, today announced a strategic partnership to help customers accelerate their enterprise transformation journey.

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As part of the partnership, Wipro will leverage SNP’s CrystalBridge® data transformation platform and the BLUEFIELD™ approach to provide customers worldwide with a flexible, fast and secure migration to SAP S/4HANA®. Through predefined scenarios, the platform allows organizations to evaluate and simulate the optimal transformation path, thereby reducing efforts and increasing the predictability of outcomes. Both companies will also build a ‘Transformation Competence Center’ that will train and certify Wipro consultants to use the BLUEFIELD™ transformation approach powered by CrystalBridge®.

Michael Eberhardt, Chief Operating Officer, SNP Schneider-Neureither

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AMOS appoints new CEO to lead its next phase of transformation and growth

  • Venkatraman Sheshashayee is appointed as Acting CEO with immediate effect

  • Mr Sheshashayee will lead AMOS’ strategy to ‘transform and grow’ by improving operational efficiency, driving modernization and deepening customer touchpoints

SINGAPORE, Nov. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — AMOS Group Limited (“AMOS”), a supplier of products, services, and solutions to the Marine and Energy industries, today announces the appointment of Venkatraman Sheshashayee as its new Acting Chief Executive Officer, with immediate effect. Mr. Sheshashayee succeeds Dan Tan Song Boon who has resigned as CEO and is leaving AMOS to pursue other opportunities.

AMOS Logo (PRNewsfoto/FTI CONSULTING (SINGAPORE) / PRN ASIA)
AMOS Logo (PRNewsfoto/FTI CONSULTING (SINGAPORE) / PRN ASIA)

Mr. Sheshashayee is a seasoned C-suite professional with over 35 years’ experience in the manufacturing, shipping and offshore oil & gas industries. He has proven track record in promoting, developing and transforming businesses, as well as the overall management of operations.

Kyle Shaw, Executive Chairman of AMOS, said:

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How Accenture’s CIO Is Advancing Digital Transformation In The New Now

If there is one thing Penelope Prett, the CIO of Accenture, is passionate about, it’s demonstrating that every IT worker can harness technology to change the world.

Even before COVID-19, Accenture’s global IT organization was at the forefront of innovation, providing the infrastructure and services to meet the needs of over 500,000 employees around the world. Working remotely has always been natural in consulting, and the company has been continuously investing in emerging technologies, infrastructure and a collaborative culture over the years.

Having adopted an “anytime, anywhere” approach to how people work and how to serve clients, Accenture was already well positioned when the pandemic forced the rest of the world to set up millions of home offices with just a week or two notice.  What the COVID-19 pandemic did was increase the demand for scale to reach across continents and into individuals’ homes to create a new normal.

“We’ve

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Mobile Technology to Drive Profitability and Digital Transformation of Trucking Fleets

Flexibility, future-proofing, and external partners to help optimize mobile fleet offerings and deliver greater customer value, finds Frost & Sullivan

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Nov. 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — As digital transformation takes hold in the trucking industry, fleet managers are turning to mobile technology to build intelligent, efficient, and scalable fleets. Faster cellular data networks, GPS location applications, and powerful smartphones and tablets are being pressed into service to address numerous business requirements including driver safety, superior operational efficiency, higher profits, and compliance with government mandates. Fleet owners that understand the importance of this digital transformation are partnering with mobility experts that can aid in the decision-making process and expedite solution implementation.

Frost & Sullivan’s latest thought leadership paper, New Table Stakes in Trucking: Optimizing Fleets with Mobile Technology presents the analyses of thought leaders from the trucking industry. They participated in Frost & Sullivan’s

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Digital transformation key to recovery of education and business sectors amid pandemic – Philippines

09 NOVEMBER 2020, MANILA —As part of the Philippine Preparedness Partnership (PhilPrep), the Philippine Disaster Resilience Foundation (PDRF) recently highlighted the need for strengthened collaboration in digital transformation during a webinar titled “The Digital Shift: Adapting to Business and Education Challenges in the New Normal”, in which key representatives from government agencies and the private sector shared their current, future, and proposed joint efforts in helping educators and businesses adapt to the new normal. Held simultaneously via Zoom, Youtube, and Facebook, the event was attended by over 200 educators and micro, small, and medium enterprise (MSME) owners.

To highlight the challenges brought about by lockdown limitations to both the business and education sectors and explore current and future solutions related to digital transformation in the new normal, the webinar focused on the following topics: conducting online marketing and training, analyzing consumer behavior, embracing e-commerce, and securing data online.

“Digital transformation

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