Review of Priviti PSD2 Use Case and its positioning compared to alternative marketplace offerings


The revised Payment Service Directive (PDS2) is a directive focused on better integration of an internal market in payment services.

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Speaking engagements - February through March 2017


Friday, February 17, 2017
ECommerce Summit, The Hotel, Brussels, Belgium  

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Wearable banking? What, a magic ring?


When I read this article this morning, I had to laugh.  Because most millennials I know never wear a watch, and tell the time via their phones.  And even if their phone funct

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2016 resolution ? do more with less


I was watching CNBC this morning, looking at a previous show on the sharing economy in Asia. And I was struck by one commonality among the entrepreneurs they were interviewing.

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For 2016, it is about analytics for design


One trend that has me really excited this year is the use of analytics in redesign.

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One trend for 2016 will be Security as a Service (SECaaS)


This morning?s disruption to the digital services from the BBC highlighted the significant increase recently in network attacks.

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IBM expands its ecosystem by opening APIs for QRadar


IBM today (8 December 2015) made some interesting information security announcements.

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Big Data - Soak or Swim?


Overflows of data are not new. The term ?information explosion? was first used in 1941, according to the Oxford English Dictionary. 

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CIIP and Cloud - Feb 2013


The ENISA report released on 14 February examined Cloud computing from a Critical Information Infrastructure Protection (CIIP) perspective, and identified Cloud computing as a critical issue given the concentration of users and data and its growing use in critical sectors, such as finance, health

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Business Process Management (BPM) ? Will Cloud be the enabler for SMEs?


With the possibility of using dynamic Business Process Management Suite (BPMS) as to be leveraging cloud infrastructure, does the inclusion of cloud make BPM more accessible to SMEs? Can SMEs benefit more now from BPM implementations?

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Paper on the three Crossroad Banks of Belgium


The paper explains the rationale of crossroad banks in Belgium and examines three crossroad banks that exist, the one of the social security system, the one for companies, and the newest one for vehicle registration.

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How does Value Stream Mapping (VSM) help with Compliance (GRC)?


Value Stream Mapping (VSM) includes different techniques used to help organizations visualize and measure what happens during the process of adding value in the form of the good or services being produced. Properly developed Value Stream Maps:

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iPad - is just the design innovative?


When Apple unveiled its iPad this week, analysts have had mixed responses on first year revenue sales.  Is this just due to the product itself, or is the value chain part of the concern?  Is it the lack of camera, the challenge of multitasking, or  how/when Apple releases it through its global Ap

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Killer Mobile App for Doctors: Airstrip on an iPhone


From their website: Labor and delivery is among the most litigious areas of U.S. hospitals. The average indemnity cost for cases in which birth results in a negative, actionable outcome is $2.5 million.

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Privacy in the Clouds?


The privacy commissioner of Canada?s largest province has raised concerns about the use of third-parties to host data on the Internet, otherwise known as cloud computing, urging companies to adopt responsible identity management.

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