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Poll results announced this from Prevalent, Inc. show that New NY State Cybersecurity Regulations Are Driving Financial Services Organizations to Action - but more than a third aren't fully clear on what they need to do. The regulations are widely considered to be a potential US national model for cybersecurity requirements.

Cisco Live, Melbourne, AU and Tinton Falls, NJ: Commvault has announced the integration of its Commvault Data Platform and IntelliSnap® technology for FlashStack™, ​a flexible, converged infrastructure solution​ offered jointly by Cisco and Pure Storage, combining the latest in compute, network, and storage hardware into a single, integrated architecture.​ By providing the data protection layer for FlashStack with IntelliSnap integration, Commvault is working with Pure Storage and Cisco to address the ongoing shift from the traditional silo approach of separate servers, storage, and networking equipment to a pre-designed, pre-engineered, tested and optimized solution that provides organizations with a high performance, scalable infrastructure for deploying mission-critical workloads.

Tweets filled with profanity and false news reports were posted to the ABC News account, while tweets claiming to be from “Russian hackers” who “love” President Donald Trump were appearing on Good Morning America’s page.

Commenting on this, Robert Capps, VP of business development at NuData Security, said "If Twitter were a country, it would be the 12th largest in the world with over 100 million users logging in daily, and continually growing. The size of its membership, and its capacity as a live media source of information, make it an attractive and vulnerable target for account takeovers. By hijacking accounts, bad actors have access the audiences of celebrities, brands and news outlets with thousands of followers, and can also leverage hashtags and lists to push that reach further. It’s a reminder for everyone to use unique strong passwords on every site, and consider using a password manager like 1Password or LastPass for easy generation of strong, unique passwords, as well as storage and encryption of these passwords."

A major new survey on corporate social responsibility (CSR) is now open to electrotechnical businesses, after being launched by the Electrical Contractors' Association (ECA). The survey is being supported by the Considerate Constructors Scheme (CCS) – the national scheme to improve the image of the construction industry.

Leek United Building Society has chosen business intelligence specialist Connexica’s CXAIR software to streamline its regulatory reporting. The software enables staff from different departments in the company, such as savings, finance and mortgages, to produce their own, numerous regulatory reports. This allows each department to take ownership of reporting, with the confidence that company-wide data is accurate.


Working on the busy M1 between Junctions 16 and 19, both North and South, team members Aaron and James, working alongside Project Manager Nick Conway and Rail Site Manager Joe Hyde-Pulley, tackled tree vegetation clearance as part of a three day job.

Everyone these days knows that the speed at which we are rocketing into the digital age is astronomical. Modern technology has opened up to us an unending expanse of possibilities both in our day-to-day lives and within the world of industry, and to be successful in either it is necessary to keep on track with the ever-transforming options at our fingertips.