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News Round Up 10 July
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Latest Industry News
- Five steps to put digital at the heart of Britain’s recovery – CITY A.M.
- How big is the UK’s cyber skills gap? – PublicTechnology.net
- Microsoft seizes domains used in COVID-19 phishing attacks – ITPro
- Five pitfalls to avoid for a successful cloud migration – Compare The Cloud
- ‘We can go harder on new hires’ – channel reacts to Chancellor’s announcement – CRN
- How virtual reality is changing the way we work – T_HQ
Latest in the Cloud
Microsoft launches initiative to help 25 million people worldwide acquire the digital skills need in a COVID-19 economy. By Brad Smith, President – Microsoft Corporation.
Around the world, 2020 has emerged as one of the most challenging years in many of our lifetimes. In six months, the world has endured multiple challenges, including a pandemic that has spurred a global economic crisis.
As societies reopen, its apparent that the economy in July will not be what it was in January. Increasingly, one of the key steps needed to foster a safe and successful economic recovery is expanded access to the digital skills needed to fill new jobs.
Microsoft launches a global skills initiative aimed at bringing more digital skills to 25 million people worldwide by the end of the year.
CIF Cloud Events and Webinars
CIF Member Event: Webinanar: Digital Transformation - lessons to learn from lockdown | 14 & 16 July | 10 am & 3pm
Microsoft Inspire: Innovation. Leadership. Partnership.| | 21 - 22 July'20 |
Webinar | Driving Digital Transformation in Financial Services | 28 July'20 | 4pm & On Demand
Webinar | Digital Transformation in Healthcare | 8 September'20
Webinar | Reimagining Retail: Digital Transformation and the Customer Experience | 4pm & On Demand
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Digital transformation goes mainstream
Ancoris and Cloud Industry Forum research suggests there is still progress to be made to ensure long-term lessons from pandemic are learned.
While digital transformation has been happening in organisations for many years now, the events of 2020 have forced companies to accelerate the pace of this change and make preparations to ensure this change will be permanent.
This research, which was conducted by Vanson Bourne prior to lockdown, surveyed UK-based IT and business decision-makers and sought to understand how they were exploiting cloud and other next-generation technologies, and the barriers standing in the way of adoption.
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451 Research gives the thumbs-up!
After assessing Ensono's credentials, idependent analyst group 451 Research has endorsed Ensono as a European leader for SAP to Azure migrations.
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