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PCR July-August bumper joint issue out now!

With the July-August joint issue we bring you a bumper edition packed full of some fantastic features penned and prepared for the last time by long-standing editor of PCR, Laura Barnes. Sadly Laura has moved on to pastures new and will be sadly missed but leaves us with this fantastic …

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Acuant integrates iProov biometric authentication into its identity platform

Identity verification solutions specialist, Acuant has integrated iProov biometric authentication Flashmark technology into its facial authentication platform. The technology creates a “one-time biometric” by projecting a cryptographic sequence of colours from the device screen onto the user’s face for a few seconds, the face imagery is stamped with a one-time …

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PCR’s best wishes to Laura Barnes and welcome to new editor

Well it’s a fond fare well and new beginnings for PCR as going forward Laura Barnes the long-standing editor of PCR has decided to step down from her role to pursue another avenue. From the September issue I will be taking over from Laura. I have an extensive background in …

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Logitech simplifies virtual video conferencing with Swytch

Video conferencing systems such as Microsoft Teams Rooms and Zoom Rooms are all too familiar in the current ‘new normal’ of working from home, but if you have ever encountered user issues then Logitech’s new introduction of its Swytch platform may help with usability? This new solution enables you to …

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Target Staff receive profit share boost

Staff at distributor Target Components have received a welcome boost to brighten the lockdown blues with the announcement of the company’s 2019-2020 profit share. Staff received over £1,800 each added to the June payroll. Target have operated the profit share scheme since 2006 with all staff sharing equally in a …

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Collabtech welcomes new president and senior vice president

Collabtech’s newly appointed president, Jon Sidwick will be joining the global provider of collaboration and AV enablement solutions, as part of a growth and innovation strategy, which includes establishing a European headquarters in the UK. Also newly appointed is Maverick Collaboration lead Jane Hammersley who will be joining the business …

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Cradlepoint calls for new channel partners for multi-billion Wireless WAN market in EMEA

Cradlepoint is sourcing new channel partners for a piece of the reported “multi-billion opportunity” in the EMEA Wireless WAN market. Partners in the region can can take advantage of the full range of resources that Cradlepoint make available, including its Technical Alliance Partner programme (TAP), 5G for Enterprise Branch Specialisation …

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Onfido’s AI ID and facial biometric technology partnership speeds Curve customer sign-up

Curve, who provide a smart banking app is going to be partnering with identity verification and authentication specialist, Onfido, as a nifty way of simplify, and unifying its Digital Identity and Know Your Customer (KYC) processes. It’s Onfido’s AI-powered ID verification service that will add the tech capability enabling Curve …

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i3forum launches messaging fraud work group to fight A2P SMS fraud

The recent launch of i3forum’s Messaging Fraud work group is expected to benefit the entire telecoms ecosystem through knowledge sharing, insights and collaboration from key industry players to fight A2P messaging fraud. Work group members include AT&T, BICS, Deutsche Telekom ICSS, Lanck Telecom, Orange, OTE Globe, PCCW Global, Sparkle and …

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McAfee MVISION Cloud becomes first CASB to map cloud threats to MITRE ATT&CK

The McAfee MITRE ATT&CK framework is widely being adopted by organisations as the need for stronger IT security is recognised and as more funding is being allocated to security programs. This framework manages cyber risk and lets you plan what data needs to be available if cyberthreat detection is needed, …

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