October 2020

World Economic Forum and GBBC launch comprehensive effort to survey global blockchain standards

The Global Standards Mapping Initiative will catalog outputs from more than 30 technical standards-setting entities, 185 jurisdictions, and almost 400 industry groups. Image: Getty Images/iStockphoto An initiative has been started to gain a better understanding of the blockchain standards landscape globally. Led by the Global Blockchain Business Council and the… Read More »World Economic Forum and GBBC launch comprehensive effort to survey global blockchain standards

AWS releases Nitro Enclaves, making it easier to process highly sensitive data

According to Amazon, Nitro Enclaves will help customers reduce attack surfaces for their applications by providing a highly isolated and hardened environment for data processing. Image: krblokhin, Getty Images Must-read cloud This week, Amazon announced AWS Nitro Enclaves, a new feature of EC2 that will allow customers to securely process… Read More »AWS releases Nitro Enclaves, making it easier to process highly sensitive data

Microsoft Excel: Huge update expands data types beyond just text and numbers

Excel customers can now import their own data directly to Excel and use it as a data type. Businesses can now create data types from their own data in Excel. ” data-credit=”Image: Microsoft” rel=”noopener noreferrer nofollow”> Businesses can now create data types from their own data in Excel. Image: Microsoft… Read More »Microsoft Excel: Huge update expands data types beyond just text and numbers