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Three reasons why spear phishing is so effective
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11.07.19

It seems you can hardly go a day without hearing about another data breach, money transfer scam, or some other crime that started out as a spear phishing attack.  Email-borne threats have always been a top priority for IT security, but spear phishing is one of the fastest growing attacks.&nb...

Security Operations Center as a Service. How does it work?
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08.07.19

In the age of digital economy, high-speed internet, and mobile devices, installing the security tools and preventing access to blacklisted websites is not enough. The cybersecurity tools should always be under control; otherwise, the measures taken will not only be ineffective but also create a d...

Disk Encryption at the Service of Confidentiality
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03.07.19

Disk encryption is an information protection technology that converts disk data into a code unbreakable for an intruder. It is based on the AES-NI algorithm, and keys are managed as per the KMIP 1.1 standard. All VM disk operations are encrypted on the fly—this ensures high security and rel...

Urban Transport Infrastructure Grows Smarter
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27.06.19

Almost all large cities face the tasks of increasing the traffic speed, reducing the number of traffic jams, and accelerating the response of the Traffic Management Center staff to changes in the road network. One of the ways to solve these problems is to implement an Automated Traffic Management...

Microsoft Azure for Beginners
5,0
24.06.19

The capabilities of Microsoft Azure improve business cost-efficiency and flexibility and enable fast business growth. This is important both for companies with a solid background and for startups. Customers come to Softline when they need to solve their problems. Azure is one of the tools solv...

Pinpointed Advertising!
5,0
20.06.19

People love shopping—convenient shopping. They like having plenty of choices tailored to their preferences. That's why the majority of shop visitors feel uncomfortable when they see the strange navigation signs in the showroom, shelves with goods that do not suit them and advertising th...

EFES Kazakhstan migrates the IT infrastructure components to Microsoft Azure
5,0
17.06.19

About the customer Efes Kazakhstan is the leader of the Kazakhstani beverage market in terms of production and sales and is part of the Anadolu Efes multinational beverage group. The company owns two beer plants in Almaty and Karaganda. Business Situation Efes Kazakhstan required a relia...

Threat Spotlight: IoT application vulnerabilities leave IOT devices open to attack
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13.06.19

IoT devices were popular gifts again this holiday season. An acronym for Internet of Things, IoT is more than a buzzword. The trend represents a huge shift in how products are made and used, as network connectivity is added to products that were not previously intended to have this functionality....

Blockchain-based online store for educational institutions
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06.06.19

The Softline portal for academic customers (http://school.softline.ru) now runs on Aggregion's next-generation blockchain-based platform. The distributed database approach will give the right-holders full control over the management of software and content license parameters, allow the transf...

Omnichannelling your trade
5,0
30.05.19

In shoe and clothing retail, the main distribution channel is still brick-and-mortar shop: people love to go shopping, look at the goods live, try them on, and buy. This traditional model is very difficult to be outperformed and unlikely to be ever outcompeted, but online sales can complement it ...

Office 365: additional services that you didn’t know about
5,0
15.05.19

Office 365 includes not only collaboration tools for any company but also a suite of enterprise-grade cloud services hosted on Microsoft platforms. With Office 365, you will no longer need to deploy and maintain local servers, purchase software and maintain an IT staff. Furthermore, Office 365...

Penetration Tests: Can You Get Hacked Or Not?
5,0
30.04.19

The fact that sooner or later someone will try to hack you is a shocking piece of news for business. And the issue is not only about competitors aiming at new products, or intruders conceiving the idea of blackmail. Any company may become a target of random carpet bombing, for example fishing. Or...

Create a Smart World
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25.04.19

The integration of BIM, smart devices and the Internet of Things in construction engineering is both a necessity and the most rational way to apply technology. How Does Smart Construction Work А comprehensive approach to smart device operation and interaction between them ensures continuous...

Outsourcing has Long since been Ruling the Word
4,0
23.04.19

All companies, from small to large, transfer part of their work to third parties. The leaders in this matter are American companies: the top five outsourcers include corporations such as Apple, Nike, Cisco, Walmart, and IBM. It would be extraordinary if the trends in the IT service market were...

Security Operations Centers. How Do They Work?
5,0
19.04.19

How did the company’s information network security system look like some 10 years ago? “Prohibit and keep out” principle was drilled into IS specialists’ minds. As soon as Odnoklassniki, VKontakte appeared, the access should be immediately closed. Managers found a game in ...

Information security as a part of digital transformation
4,0
18.04.19

A couple of decades ago, a computer program was used for application purposes for the first time, and that was the beginning of digitalization. We will use this word for everything associated with usage of software, binary code, IT. Initially, programs were used for calculations, but consequently...

Neuronet For Benefit Of Customer Service
4,0
11.04.19

A loyal customer means high profit. Do you know that, according to Oracle, 86% customers are ready to pay for better service? This is precisely why, as Gartner reports, in 2017 50% of B2C investment projects globally have been aimed at development of the customer experience. And according to Dime...

Microsoft Azure for Small and Medium Businesses
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10.04.19

The business process efficiency directly influences the company's progress. When a business develops successfully, new tasks and needs inevitably arise, which requires an increase in IT capacities and implementation of new cloud services. Anton Milekhin, Microsoft Azure Business Development M...

Softline Digest for Microsoft Customers #6
5,0
09.04.19

You are welcome to Issue 6 of our monthly Microsoft Digest. We keep on familiarizing you with new products of the Microsoft cloud world, interesting facts of the digital technology universe, and useful features which you can put into practice when using Azure and Office 365 services. OFFICE ...

What’s so new about Digital Transformation?
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04.04.19

Today digital transformation has become the mainstream trend that shapes the future of IT industry. Despite the opinions of skeptics, almost everyone has already realized the necessity of transformation driven by modern digital technologies. However, the idea of transformation has many interpreta...

10 reasons to migrate to Microsoft SQL Server 2019
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29.03.19

At the heart of the modern data platform In the last decade SQL Server has made its way from a solution for small and medium RDBMS to a powerful data platform for companies and business critical applications, highly reliable and failure-safe. Every new release of SQL Server looks more and more...

Artificial Intelligence Helps Big Data
5,0
28.03.19

The irony of so-called big data is that they are easier to obtain than to use. Any accounting automation (even partial) creates points for input and accumulation of all types of information. The databases are gradually growing, gaining more tables, file archives, tons of email correspondence, rep...

Softline Digest. Issue #5
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25.03.19

Welcome to the fifth issue of monthly Microsoft digest for our clients. We continue familiarizing you with the novelties from the world of Microsoft cloud solutions, interesting facts from the history of digital technologies, and interesting features that you can implement in practice when workin...

Breakthrough Projects Anticipate the Fourth Industrial Revolution
5,0
21.03.19

Advantages and features of software solutions in supporting digital production, preparation of an enterprise for implementation of PLM-system, need of Russian companies for digitalization – these are the topics we discussed with Viktor Bespalov, Vice President and General Manager of Siemens...

Artificial Intelligence Technologies are the Mainstream Direction for the IT Market in General
5,0
14.03.19

Alexander Filatov, CEO and president at Parascript, a leader in the development of handwriting recognition and signature verification technologies. In our opinion, digital transformation lies at the very heart of products created by Parascript. With these solutions, the company's custom...

Digest for Microsoft Clients
5,0
08.03.19

Our company is your consultant and navigator in the world of IT: we can help keep the pace of the times and even stay ahead of it. New technologies and solutions, useful lifehacks and important events—you will find everything in our digest. Office 365 Ideal stor...

Chatbots in the service of human
4,0
07.03.19

Remember the last time you talked to a customer service. Your emotions were on the edge, you felt like boiling, but a calm and reasonable manager at the other side of a screen or handset quickly solved your problem. Were you satisfied? But were you sure you interacted with a human? According to s...

Mobile Tricks: a Few Ways to Cheat DLP Systems and to Prevent It
5,0
04.03.19

When DLP systems first appeared in Russia, they were designed only for workstation protection. However, due to the recent technological developments, adoption of the BYOD concept by businesses, wide use of smartphones and tablets, frequent business trips, and an increasing number of home-office w...

Digital transformation without clouds? No way!
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28.02.19

Whether we like it or not, companies migrate to the cloud and undergo digital transformation—and there is no way back. Of course, the pace of change differs in various companies, but the most important thing here is that the direction does not change. Digital transformation, automation, ...

Digital HR. Non-human Resources for Personnel Management
5,0
21.02.19

The digital revolution in HR is a widely discussed trend. Let’s analyze which technologies will help to optimize business, how to work with them and which goals to achieve. Digital HR involves changing the way you interact with employees and meticulous development of a strategy that will...

Agro-Invest Streamlines Its Development Processes Using the Cloud-Based Azure DevOps Platform
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20.02.19

Business situation The Managing Agro-Invest Company, LLC. is engaged in the agriculture development in the Russian Black Earth Belt. Its head office is located in Voronezh, while its production units are scattered around Voronezh, Kursk, Lipetsk and Tambov Regions. The customer employs more th...

New Technologies in Healthcare: Digital Transformation and its Case Studies
5,0
07.02.19

Digital transformation penetrates all fields of our life, and healthcare services could not remain untouched. Electronic medical records, electronic recipes, and electronic sick lists are no longer something exotic — they are the services of private clinics that patients expect to get. T...

In the digital economy era the winners are those who experiment with technologies
5,0
01.02.19

Yuri told us about the prospects of online trade, personalization, chatbots, and other technologies that change the landscape of traditional retail. — What is the current state of the e-commerce market in Russia and its potential? How will the volume of digital retail grow in future? Wha...

A dozen predictions on cybersecurity trends for 2019
5,0
14.01.19

Security of critical infrastructure Of course, the hot topic of the year and even the next few years in Russia will be the security of critical infrastructures. This will be fostered primarily by compliance. Many companies will undertake categorization of their infrastructures. Those who ...

Machine Learning and Business Revolution
5,0
24.12.18

At the present time, machine learning based on data collection and analysis, and artificial intelligence as the next stage of its evolution are no longer an attribute of fantastic novels and films—it is a working technology capable to solve real-life tasks in various industries. The clai...

Artificial Intelligence: the Reality and the Future
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17.12.18

In his interview Stanislav Voronin, Head of the BI Department at Softline, explains the capabilities of artificial intelligence, usage scenarios and covers AI-powered solutions from Softline. - Stanislav, please tell us about some AI use cases. In which areas can it be applied? - There were a...