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Fewer than a third of large EU companies have BYOD policies

Fewer than a third of businesses in Europe with more than 1,000 employees have a formal ‘bring your own device’ (BYOD) policy, but almost all British businesses (97%) have suffered or anticipated a BYOD security breach, according to a new study. Samsung surveyed chief information officers (CIOs) and IT decision makers at 490 European companies […]

Office 365 Data Privacy

Businesses are looking to cloud-based productivity tools to allow them to collaborate more efficiently and to work from virtually anywhere. With more information living “in the wild”, organizations are naturally concerned about the privacy of their data. Microsoft has taken steps to make Office 365 more attractive to European and US customers who have to […]

E-commerce Sales in the UK

In 2008, total e-commerce sales were valued at £335bn. In 2011 this had reached £483 billion, an increase of £148 billion, based on current prices. The average yearly growth in e-commerce sales since 2008 was 13% over the period 2008 to 2011, with total growth since 2008 of 44%. The largest businesses (with 1,000 or […]