Taking a Neighborhood Watch Approach to Retail Cybersecurity


Bugcrowd CTO Casey Ellis covers new cybersecurity challenges for online retailers.

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Hobby Lobby Exposes Customer Data in Cloud Misconfiguration


The arts-and-crafts retailer left 138GB of sensitive information open to the public internet. Breach Cloud Security Privacy

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Breach at Cloud Solution Provider PCM Inc.

Krebs on Security

based cloud solution provider, allowed hackers to access email and file sharing systems for some of the company’s clients, KrebsOnSecurity has learned. Those sources say the attackers stole administrative credentials that PCM uses to manage client accounts within Office 365 , a cloud-based file and email sharing service run by Microsoft Corp. Data Breaches Cloud Hopper gift card fraud Insight Enterprises microsoft Office365 PCM Inc. A digital intrusion at PCM Inc. ,

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How my Apple Watch gave me a window into a world of IoT in Retail

OpenText Information Management

IoT is a network of connected devices with embedded sensors othat can communicate, analyze and share data over the cloud. So far, the Retail sector has been slow to embrace IoT but it’s beginning to happen. Buying an Apple … The post How my Apple Watch gave me a window into a world of IoT in Retail appeared first on OpenText Blogs. The Internet of Things (IoT) is beginning to have a major impact in many industry sectors.

Managing HR in The Retail Sector in the COVID-19 World


A good example of implementing these changes can be found with HR in the retail sector. Traditional retailers, those with physical storefronts, had struggled before COVID-19. Then the pandemic hit and most retailers were declared non-essential and shut down.

Retail has a multi-cloud problem…with sensitive data

Thales Cloud Protection & Licensing

Digital transformation (DX) is fundamentally impacting all aspects of the economy across every industry, and nowhere is this truer than in retail. DX technologies such as cloud, mobile payments, IoT, Big Data and others have fundamentally changed retailers’ business models, not only by opening new channels to reach customers, but also in how they communicate with, serve, and support them. Tools that reduce multi-cloud data security complexity are critical.

CGI Client Global Insights: A look at top retail banking trends and priorities


CGI Client Global Insights: A look at top retail banking trends and priorities. We summarize the findings and insights from these discussions in the CGI Client Global Insights retail banking report.

4 Crucial Tips for Maintaining a Web Application Firewall for Retail


Retailers are under intense competition to deliver personal, seamless and differentiated on-line shopping experiences to ensure customer loyalty and drive growth. And while a retailer’s website must be extremely responsive and meet high user expectations, it must also be highly secure. Here are 4 crucial tips for retailers who have implemented a WAF. Security Cloud Networking

Retailers Face Many Challenges, Data Security Doesn’t Have to be One of the Them

Thales Cloud Protection & Licensing

Retailers and shoppers are leveraging and enjoying many benefits data sharing brings: loyalty programs, personalized experiences, easier product location and ordering, online shopping, mobile access and the list goes on. Competition is one of many challenges retailers face and while that’s nothing new, the data-driven approach online and brick-and-mortar merchants use today is evolving quickly with transformative technology capabilities. Business is booming and data is flowing.

Are Data Breaches the New Reality for Retail?

Thales Cloud Protection & Licensing

As digital transformation takes hold, the retail industry is under siege from cyber criminals and nation states attempting to steal consumers’ personal information, credit card data and banking information. While retailers digitally transform their businesses to better serve the higher demands of their customers, they’re being challenged with safeguarding personal data to protect customers, partners and suppliers’ critical information.

It’s time to think twice about retail loyalty programs

Thales Cloud Protection & Licensing

As I was starting to write this blog, yet another retail program data breach occurred, for Marriott’s Starwood loyalty program. What I’d originally planned to write about was a topic that directly applies – why retailers of all stripes are not investing in data security. But none of these reasons rose to the top in retail. Is it that too many retailers have looked around at other retailers with recent breaches, and noticed no shortage of customers?

Oracle Tackles a Massive 405 Bugs for Its April Quarterly Patch Update


Oracle will detail 405 new security vulnerabilities Tuesday, part of its quarterly Critical Patch Update Advisory.

Reltio Cloud – A Data Platform Perfect For Google Anthos


Many enterprises are moving from dependence on a single public cloud provider to a multi-cloud architecture. Also a multi-cloud strategy makes more sense for newer data-led enterprises that are permeating every industry sector. Increasingly complex requirements of businesses may need a multi-cloud solution that makes it simpler to aggregate, organize, analyze, and share data across the enterprise. Anastasia Zamyshlyaeva , Reltio.

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The race for corporate banks to catch up with their retail peers


The race for corporate banks to catch up with their retail peers. Corporate and transaction banks (CTBs) face the challenge of delivering services equivalent to those offered by their retail bank peers. Over the last few years, there has been a big drive to digitize the retail bank; and, of course, across Europe, all banks have had to make their data available to third parties that offer bank consumer services in response to PSD2 and open banking.

Reltio Cloud – Your Key to a Successful SAP S/4HANA Migration


That’s where Reltio Cloud platform comes in. So what Reltio Cloud does here is act as an intelligent API-driven container for the core master data being migrated. ” “Reltio Cloud has a flexible model and its extensible architecture can also offer a home to the additional master data elements. Then during the phased migration, the Reltio Cloud acts as the bridge between ECC and S/4HANA. Guy Vorster, Principal Solutions Consultant, Reltio.

Meet Customer Care Expectations With Cloud

Perficient Data & Analytics

This question and the answers that flow from it highlight the importance of the cloud in customer care today. The cloud gives businesses a chance to please their customers at any time and in any location with its ability to help show who customers are and its long list of tools to provide customer service. In fact, almost three in every four customers make decisions based on a retailer’s customer service reputation. Meeting expectations with cloud.

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Overcoming data obstacles in the banking industry with Industry Accelerators in Cloud Pak for Data

IBM Big Data Hub

During these times of uncertainty, all companies are being stressed in new ways; supply chains are being halted with employee sickness, retail store doors are closed to encourage social distancing, and health care facilities are overwhelmed by patient demand.

Claire's: Magecart E-Commerce Hackers Stole Card Data

Data Breach Today

Magecart Gangs Targeting Larger Organizations During Lockdown, Researcher Warns Jewelry retailer Claire's says Magecart attackers hits its e-commerce store, hosted on Salesforce Commerce Cloud, and stole an unspecified number of customers' payment card details.

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Alibaba expands cloud business to U.K. with new data centers

Information Management Resources

The cloud-computing arm of Chinese retail giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. Cloud computing Data storage Alibabaopened its first data centers in the U.K., with two sites operational in London.

Claire’s Customers Targeted with Magecart Payment-Card Skimmer


The Magecart group targeted the tween accessories specialist starting the day after it shuttered its retail locations due to coronavirus. Breach Cloud Security Web Security claire's coronavirus COVID-19 credit card skimmer jewelry magecart payment card skimmer Salesforce

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Why your cloud strategy shouldn’t be a one-stop shop

IBM Big Data Hub

While shoppers might have personal preferences, they don't limit ourselves to one retailer for all purchasing decisions. Purchasing options outside of the office are diverse and varied depending on what people want to buy, where and when they buy it, and what they need it for. So why do that in a work environment

Providing a superior experience for commercial banking customers

OpenText Information Management

The banking industry—which includes retail banks and credit unions, wealth and asset management firms, and corporate and treasury divisions—faces severe challenges.

DocuWare: Rapid Expansion of Cloud Solutions for Document Management

Document Imaging Report

New Windsor NY, November 16, 2017 – Across manufacturing, retail, finance and other industries – more than 1,200 customers have opted for DocuWare’s cloud-based software as a service (SaaS) model – and that number is accelerating. With Microsoft Azure as its cloud infrastructure, DocuWare empowers its customers with document management and workflow automation services built for future-readiness. Cloud is an increasingly attractive choice for DocuWare customers.

Ephesoft Leads the Document Capture Industry to the Cloud with the First High- Performance Processing Hybrid Solution

Document Imaging Report

an industry leader in enterprise content capture and data discovery solutions, today announced the launch of its Ephesoft Cloud HyperExtender, the industry’s first hybrid solution that easily transitions the most resource-intensive processes into the cloud for peak performance, scalability and minimized upfront investment. Now, we can create a base system and offload much of the heavy lifting to the cloud to still meet the required SLA.”. Press Releases Cloud Capture

AWS Outage Shows How Little Control Cloud Users Have

Iron Mountain

In addition, 54 of the internet’s top 100 retailers saw website performance slow by 20% or more. It was scary to see how little control people seemed to have over their cloud applications. Whether you are a cloud giant or a new startup, things can happen. A developer that just received series A or B funding isn’t going to have as quick of a comeback as one of the top cloud service providers.

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Seven Risks in the Beneficent Cloud

Positively RIM

U ser beware: amid the security and budgetary advantages of the Cloud, risks lurk, ready to sabotage the unprepared or unsuspecting. Records Management in the Cloud cries for Information Governance (IG). Theoretically, you can manage information in the Cloud with the same care and quality of locally stored records. Here’s the plus side: Cloud providers generally secure information better than local IT departments can.

CCTV and the GDPR – an overview for small businesses

IT Governance

For instance, access to CCTV systems must be limited to authorised personnel, which is especially important where systems are connected to the Internet or footage is stored in the Cloud, and there is a greater risk of unauthorised access. For further information about how to handle a data breach, please visit our website >> Data Protection EU GDPR Retail GDPR compliance


Adapting to the new normal: Remote work and the IBM Z

Rocket Software

Many mainframe businesses have seen a phenomenal increase in transaction volumes for retail sales, for shipping and for other financial transactions. And in many businesses, these cloud solutions are independently managed from the mainframe. Typical cloud environment.

Safely adopting technology in the hospitality industry

IT Governance

Most technology providers now offer Cloud-based solutions that allow for easy integration with other providers. Cyber Resilience Cyber Security Data Protection PCI DSS Retail Staff Awareness Training hospitality hotelsThe hospitality sector has embraced consumer-facing technology.

The Sainsbury Archive to create new cloud-based digital archive


The Sainsbury Archive, which charts the growth and history of one of the UK's largest supermarkets, has chosen Preservica's AWS cloud-hosted digital preservation platform to actively preserve invaluable digital assets relating to the company's operations.

Open the Gates for Next-Gen Loyalty


Especially for CPG, retail, or hospitality business. Delivering omni-channel, consistent, and delightful customer experience is critical in retail, and it can be leveraged further for successful loyalty programs.” Download the white paper: Customer Data Management in B2C: What We Learned from World’s Largest Retail & Consumer Brands. The post Open the Gates for Next-Gen Loyalty appeared first on Reltio Cloud. Ankur Gupta, Sr.

Why Reltio is All-in on Salesforce Customer 360, and the Adobe, Microsoft, SAP Open Data Initiative


The single customer 360 ID will enable companies to access customer information through Salesforce’s various applications including Sales Cloud, Service Cloud, Marketing Cloud, and Commerce Cloud. It’s the reason why we adopted a multi-cloud, multi-model data storage architecture, rather than an arguably easier approach of committing to a single NoSQL, RDBMS, or a graph database. Manish Sood, CEO & Founder, Reltio.

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7 Reasons Why Businesses Should Adopt A Modern MDM Platform


Reltio Cloud delivered an Account 360 solution to manage complex relationships and hierarchies among their business units, customers, and partners. Reltio Cloud was deployed to replace the client’s 67 MDM on-premises instances with just 3 regional cloud tenants. A top used car retailer consolidated data from 155+ store systems in less than 15 weeks to drive omnichannel customer experience. Ankur Gupta, Sr. Product Marketing Manager, Reltio.

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Why Data Now Makes Every Company a Tech Company

Perficient Data & Analytics

Because many of us come from tech backgrounds and are speaking to other tech leaders, it’s easy to think of digital transformation in terms like migrating from legacy, on-premises technology to modern, cloud-based technologies. The company’s general manager Hong Zhou Wong recently shared his experience in transforming to a data-driven organization at Domopalooza 2019 , the annual user conference for cloud-based data platform Domo.

#ModernDataMasters: Mike Evans, Chief Technology Officer


For example, twenty or even ten years ago in food retail, focus on item cost was important, a description of the item and not much beyond that! In the food retail example, there are considerations around nutrition, allergies, availability, web feeds, different channels and much more. The post #ModernDataMasters: Mike Evans, Chief Technology Officer appeared first on Reltio Cloud. Kate Tickner, Reltio.

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The John Lewis Partnership creates new cloud-based business archive with Preservica


Preservica’s cloud-hosted active digital preservation platform will future-proof tens of thousands of unique heritage, brand, product design and corporate assets. Oxford, UK and Boston, MA: April 11 2018: The John Lewis Partnership, one of the UK’s leading retail businesses, has selected digital preservation specialist Preservica to build a secure cloud-based business archive.

Is Your Customer Experience Future-Ready?


White Paper: The Golden Path to B2C Customer 360 – What We Learned from World’s Largest Retail & Consumer Brands. appeared first on Reltio Cloud. Business Compliance B Business B Compliance B Compliance & GDPR B Consumer 360 B Customer 360 B Digital Transformation B Financial Services & Insurance B Graph B Machine Learning B media & entertainment B Retail & CPG B Travel & hospitalityAnkur Gupta, Sr. Product Marketing Manager, Reltio.

What’s your Data Confidence Number?


Reltio’s latest release offers a breakthrough data confidence capability to cross this chasm of trust for enterprises that use Reltio Cloud for their analytics and operations. Reltio Data Quality Confidence Indicators are continuously calculated for all profiles in Reltio Cloud and presented to the user as actionable metrics. Data organized in Reltio Cloud is now the only data available to business users with a confidence indicator. appeared first on Reltio Cloud.

Reltio Supports Apple CEO Tim Cook’s Clarion Call for Stronger US Customer Data Privacy Laws


The post Reltio Supports Apple CEO Tim Cook’s Clarion Call for Stronger US Customer Data Privacy Laws appeared first on Reltio Cloud. Uncategorized Business Compliance & GDPR Financial Services & Insurance Healthcare High-Tech & Manufacturing Media & Entertainment Retail & CPG Travel & HospitalityManish Sood, CEO & Founder, Reltio. Apple CEO Tim Cook’s call for a U.S.

The Sainsbury Archive chooses Preservica to create new cloud-based digital archive


Preservica’s active digital preservation platform selected to future-proof unique digital assets that document nearly 150 years of corporate, brand and retail history. Oxford, London UK and Boston MA, March 14 2018: The Sainsbury Archive, which charts the growth and history of one of the UK’s largest supermarkets, has chosen Preservica’s AWS cloud-hosted digital preservation platform to actively preserve invaluable digital assets relating to the company’s operations.