From the WWW: GDPR requests to take thousands of hours a month, says survey

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Meanwhile, most organisations aren’t confident they know where all their data is stored and most aren’t aware of the fines, which can run into millions of euros, that

can bring.

Those are the findings of a survey – carried out by Populus for database remediation software maker

– that questioned 1,015 companies in the UK, Germany, France, Spain and Italy.

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From the WWW: How AI Will Transform Financial Management Applications

In recent years, public cloud SaaS changed the way packaged applications are delivered, implemented and used, leading to a new generation of solutions and vendors in areas such as human capital management (HCM), procurement and financial management.

Embedded AI will become a key differentiating factor in finance systems evaluations

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From the WWW: IDC Unveils Groundbreaking Digital Transformation Platform to Accelerate the Digital Native Enterprise Journey

IDC has unveiled the Digital Transformation (DX) platform — the future technology architecture that accelerates DX initiatives for the enterprise — enabling the rapid creation of externally facing digital products, services, and experiences while aggressively modernizing the internal IT environment toward an “intelligent core.”

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From the WWW: Video: Impact of Cloud Computing on the Network

ESG conducted research on the cloud’s impact on network infrastructure, strategy, and support teams by surveying 300 IT professionals responsible for evaluating, purchasing, and managing networking technologiesWe found out that 3 in 4 organizations are actively using a public cloud service today. So what are the IT initiatives that impact infrastructure spending?

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From the WWW: IT Priorities 2018: Where senior IT managers plan to spend their budget

The current potential of the UK technology industry is restricted by the lack of tech and digital talent available. Read through this challenge for the future of UK business and our economy.

The survey reported that enterprises across Europe are committed to upgrading and consolidating their datacentres for a mix of efficiency, performance and cloud-readiness improvements.

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From the WWW: IDG Contributor Network: Only a safe cloud can fuel digital transformation

The digital revolution can be brutal, and companies that fail to keep pace with it will quickly find themselves replaced by one of their more technology-savvy competitors. That means companies need to step up their IT activities to avoid a competitive disadvantage — and they need to find the right technologies and ensure they remain secure along the way.

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