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Skillsoft’s inaugural tech skills-focused report reveals learning consumption trends 

Skillsoft, the organisation focused on corporate learning, has just published ‘Tech Learning Consumption Trends: A Skillsoft Signals Research Report’. The document reveals that networking and operating systems, security and programming training are in the highest...
Posted On 23 Jul 2019
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Managing Insider Threats: Why Context is Critical

The subject of ‘The Insider Threat’ is fast rising up on the corporate agenda. While you might think a company’s own employees would be less likely to pose security risks than external attackers, a recent analysis by Computing has found that this type of threat was a...
Posted On 04 Jul 2019
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Inaugural Women in Cyber Security Awards scheme introduced by NTT Security

NTT Security, the specialist security company and Centre of Excellence in security for the NTT Group, has launched its inaugural Women in Cyber Security Awards as part of an initiative to recognise and inspire talented female professionals and newcomers in the cyber security...
Posted On 23 Jun 2019
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Global revenue at BSI climbs for nineteenth consecutive year to reach £512 million

The British Standards Institution (BSI) has announced its results for the year ended 31 December 2018. Global revenue has climbed for the nineteenth consecutive year to £512 million – representing an increase of 8% on 2017’s £473 million – following a year of significant...
Posted On 10 Apr 2019
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Percepto autonomous drone solution assessed in US operational experimentation programme

Percepto, the specialist developer of on-site autonomous drone solutions, has recently participated in an operational experimentation programme with the US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the Science and Technology Directorate in collaboration with the US Army.   The...
Posted On 15 Mar 2019
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BlackBerry to acquire Cylance and add “premier AI and cyber security capabilities”

BlackBerry has entered into a definitive agreement to wholly acquire Cylance, a specialist in the spheres of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and cyber security, for US$1.4 billion in cash, plus the assumption of unvested employee incentive awards. This will be BlackBerry’s...
Posted On 20 Nov 2018
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BSI performs strongly with continued global growth mapped out in 2017 financials

BSI, the business standards and improvement company, has announced its results for the year ended 31 December 2017.  Global revenue has risen for the eighteenth year in a row to £473 million, representing an increase of 18%, while underlying operating profit has grown by 19% to...
Posted On 27 Apr 2018
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British Standards Institution delivers record revenue and profit for year ending 31 December 2016

Business standards company the British Standards Institution (BSI) has announced its results for the year ending 31 December 2016. Record global revenue of £401.8 million (representing a rise of 21%) was achieved despite increasing levels of economic, political and social...
Posted On 24 Apr 2017
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BSI moves to acquire UK cyber security and assurance expert Info-Assure Ltd

BSI, the business standards company, has announced the acquisition of Info-Assure Ltd*, a leading provider of cyber security and information assurance to clients in the Government, defence, policing, banking, retail and energy sectors. Info-Assure Ltd will now become an operating...
Posted On 12 Oct 2016
Left to Right: Former SIA chairman Baroness Ruth Henig, Yasmeen Stratton of SSR Personnel and Professional Security's managing director Roy Cooper, who organises the annual Women in Security Awards
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SSR Personnel director Yasmeen Stratton wins prestigious Women in Security Award

Yasmeen Stratton, director of global security recruitment consultant SSR Personnel, has become the fifth recipient of the prestigious Women in Security Award for ‘Contribution to the Security Industry’. This year’s nominees also included Baroness Angela Harris...
Posted On 12 Oct 2016
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