Day: June 17, 2020

British motorcycle maker Triumph has a new ebike — and it’s more than a vanity project

In a departure for its normal line of business, an iconic motorcycle maker from Britain has just stuck its name on an ebike — but there’s still no word on an electric motorcycle.

Today, Triumph launched its Trekker GT, a surprisingly well-equipped ebike. I say surprisingly because car and motorbike makes have done this kind of thing in the past. Usually, they pick an off-the-shelf frame, throw on some off-the-peg parts, and slap their brand name on it. Triumph’s Trekker GT, though, appears very well-thought-out.

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The Trekker

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RBS automates away £7 million in manual server provisioning tasks

The Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) Group – which will soon be rebranded as Natwest Group under new CEO Alison Rose – has been on a big technology modernization drive since its government bailout after the 2007 banking crisis.

A key part of that mission involves speeding up software delivery cycles for its internal and customer-facing applications, while cutting out inefficient processes and costs by automating away manual server provisioning tasks, a practice which has really picked up pace across the bank in the past three years.

Prior to this initiative, “releases weren’t quick enough,” admitted David Sandilands, infrastructure engineer

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Here is how companies control and guard their data

In a world where everything is almost guided by analytics, data is important and useful, especially when it comes to sales and marketing. Generation Y hackers are seldom interested in hacking your bank account because data is precious too. Do you remember Yahoo’s epic, a historic data breach in 2013 that involved nearly 3 billion people? Well, at least you now understand how data is of importance. That is why experts advise you to erase any obsolete data from your storage servers because you don’t know when hackers may lock you out and demand ransom! Getting an arsenal Data Erasure Read More