Interview

April 2021 Life in the channel: Google Cloud’s Pip White

Google Cloud’s UK&I Managing Director, Pip White on what life is like up in Google Cloud? March 8th was International Women’s Day, so we wanted to highlight the achievements of women by speaking with a top female leader in the channel so we had a chat with Google Cloud’s UK&I …

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April 2021 network security: Securing the data highway

Over the last year, digital transformation initiatives have evolved from a long-term goal to a necessity for maintaining business continuity. Michael Dickman Gigamon’s new Chief Product Officer (CPO) chats to PCR about the importance of being a trusted partner to help with the optimisation and security of emerging hybrid architectures …

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April 2021 Web Services: The rise of subscription services

Steve Miller-Jones, VP Strategy, Industry & Partnership at Limelight Networks chats about navigating the online world of streaming subscriptions From major sporting events to prestige award shows, the world of entertainment has been forced to move away from public venues and into the home. As consumers moved online during the …

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April 2021 Data Quality: Is AI really the future of data quality?

Simon Rolph, CEO and Founder of data management firm, Such Sweet Thunder explores artificial intelligence’s current role within the data management space and its potential, as businesses look to bounce back towards a brighter, more positive future. For years the technology community has debated the viability and effectiveness of artificial …

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April 2021 Data Security: Digital access

Ed Baker, EMEA Partner Lead, McAfee discuses how businesses can manage secure systems and data and the importance of balancing secure access and remote working flexibility. It’s no surprise that working from home is still the ongoing reality for many, as companies across the globe continue to keep offices shut …

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PCR April 2021 data handling: Keeping data secure

Nick Hutson-Alvarez, Exertis Group Head of Cyber Security & Compliance discuses some important factors to consider to keep data secure. There are varying degrees of online security that can be driven by some very complex systems which are designed around industry standards, such as PCI DSS (Payment Card Industry Data …

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Gaming: A new era of customisation

OPSYS, is a PC gaming company that offers personalised gaming computers designed to meet an individual’s performance and style preferences. Here PCR catches up with company Founder and Managing Director, Liam Moore to find out more. Please could you tell me a bit more about Opsys? OPSYS is an amalgamation …

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Esports: Challengermode’s Philip Hübner

Swedish esports platform, Challengermode has the mission of making esports more accessible for everyone. To find out more, PCR talks to Philip Hübner, Chief Business Development Officer at the company. Joining Challengermode in 2017 as Head of Business Development, Philip Hübner has previously been responsible for onboarding the very first …

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Gaming: What risks do gamers face from cybercriminals and how can they protect themselves?

Bob Shaker, Director of Product Strategy at Norton Gaming talks to PCR about what kind of threats gamers face, and how they can protect themselves We love video games. During lockdown, the time we spent gaming increased by 34% in Europe, 42% in Asia and a massive 52% in Latin …

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Don’t get caught up in the game

Over the last 17 months cyber-criminals are reported to have carried out in the region of 12 billion credential-stuffing attacks against gaming websites. Here PCR talks to gaming security experts, David Emm at Kaspersky and Lars Rensing, at Protokol about why gamers need to have their wits about them. David …

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