30.06.2016 / Infosecurity Magazine

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Software Defined Security: Going Beyond Traditional Measures

Organizations today are evolving and rapidly adopting new technologies. But what this brings is an increase in their threat footprint. Alexander Seyf, Partner at Sytel Reply, explains how organizations now need to look towards leveraging emerging technologies such as Software Defined Networking in order to efficiently and dynamically address security threats and attacks​.

20.06.2016 /

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The role of interoperability in future networks

The rise of programmable networks​ is transforming the way telcos operate. Alexander Seyf, Partner at Sytel Reply, looks at some successful SDN implementations and stresses the importance of open source.

20.06.2016 / automotive IT

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Reply to start European data-scientist training program

Automotive IT International covers the Reply Xchange in Munich, highlighting Reply's competence in the area of Industry 4.0 and the cooperation with The Data Incubator to offer data scientist training programs.

06.06.2016 / Computer Business Review

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How important communication is following a data breach

Preparation and planning on the non-IT side must be integrated into a strong incident response plan. Crisis comms is essential in protecting your corporate brand, protecting your customer base, and protecting the future of your co​​mpany following a data breach. Alexander Seyf, Partner at Sytel Reply, speaks about how notification and management of the situation is crucial.​

18.05.2016 / Global Risk Regulator

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Basel heaps more pressure on derivatives

"​The title of one of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision’s (BCBS) consultative documents pretty much sums up its attitude towards internal models as the cost of capital for using derivatives and certain asset classes continues to ratchet-up". Sergio Gianni and Dean Mitchell, Partners with Avantage Reply, answer the questions from the Global Risk Regulator.

11.05.2016 / New Electronics

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The fabric of life?

While smart textiles for wearables remains in its infancy, its potential is huge. Emanuele Angelidis, Executive Partner at Breed Reply​, speaks about the trends in the industry of smart fabrics and the role played by Breed Reply.

04.05.2016 / Networking Plus

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Unifying UC

Unified communications has long promised to connect the business world. Alxeander Seyf, Partner at Sytel Reply, speaks about the state of the unified communications market, the challenges for network managers and the operational issues about development and implementation of UC technology solutions​.

27.04.2016 / A1 Retail

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The future of Retail

How will retail evolve over 2016? Jason Stanard, Partner at Retail Reply​, speaks about the future of Retail. To engage customers, it’s critical for retailers to think first about the conversation​, not the channels. Customers expect to recognise them and their history regardless of the touchpoint used.

21.04.2016 / IoT Now

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Blockchain and the IoT, hype or reality?

Every so often a technology concept appears, seemingly out of nowhere, that might be said to challenge the existing paradigm. The latest new idea to start filtering into the IoT community’s collective mind involves the application of Blockchain technologies to the IoT/M2M world​. Matthew Coward, Manager at Sytel Reply, explains how Reply is defining and leading the relationship between the blockchain and IoT.

04.04.2016 / Information Age

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A Retailer's guide to Cyber security

Retail is in the top five most frequently targeted industries when it comes to cyber-attacks. Daren Ward, Partner at Retail Reply, examines top information security threats faced by the retail sector and the trends resulting from them.​

29.03.2016 / Digital Marketing Magazine

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Give your customers "MeCommerce" not eCommerce

Retailers should use​ business data to provide customers with relevant, contextualised digital experiences which truly deliver the potential and ethos of the brand. In this context, MeCommerce has a clear aspiration: to ensure that customers are pampered individually through bespoke and personal one-to-one relationships and experiences, making them both engage in a brand’s values, while feeling a unique part of the brand’s world.​

07.03.2016 / Customer Experience Magazine

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Five Customer Experience Trends to Turn Into Reality

Customer experience seems to be the hot topic for business wishing to compete on more than just brand, product and price. Dominic Stinton, Partner at Open Reply​, describes his top five trend predictions for how customer experience delivery will evolve in the near future.

28.02.2016 / Cointelegraph

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How Bitcoin Disrupts Telecommunications?

The Blockchain has begun to disrupt not only the financial sector, but also the telecommunications sector. Using Reply’s expertise in the Blockchain technology and Software Defined Networking, Sytel Reply has created a brand new and powerful system, Securechain,​ to provide security, scalability and auditability to future networks.​

23.02.2016 / Global Risk Regulator

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Banks still question new trading book rules

Although the Basel Committee has sought to pare back the capital impact of the fundamental ​review of the trading book,specific asset classes could suffer. Avantage Reply was interviewed by the Global Risk Regulator.​​​

04.02.2016 / FX-MM

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Blockchain: Transforming correspondent banking

Blockchain technology’s potential in changing the banking processes has created a dilemma for financial institutions uncertain of how best to use the exciting new technology. The article is focusing on the aspects that will be positively affected by the adoption of the Blockchain technology. The feature displays the voice of the most prominent experts of the field, including Fausto Jori, Partner at e*finance consulting Reply​.​

19.01.2016 / Digital Marketing Magazine

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How Total Data Can Overcome Retail Challenges

With the recent growth of Big Data, it is vital for retailers to consider their ‘total data’ and understand the touchpoints, not only the collection of data but also how and where intelligence needs to be delivered in order to solve critical business problems. Daren Ward, Partner at Retail Reply​, discusses how recognising the feedback loops and creating a capability-based plan are the keys to maximising the benefits of Big Data.

17.12.2015 / Riskminds

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Risk Review - an insight into the industry

Risk information technology has become a key cog in 21st century banking, regardless of geographic location or institutional size. The pressures on banks' risk it teams are tremendous as they deal with fastchanging regulatory and business demands. It is critical that financial instituitions have the necessary risk infrastucture in place to accommodate their business strategy.​​

06.11.2015 / IDG Connect

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"Omni": the next digital disrupter?

"Omni" – "all" in Latin – is one of those words that is boringly doing the tech rounds at the moment. I get pitched stories about it all the time. And recently attended an event where it was specifically called out as the next tech disrupter. But beyond the fluff and guff what does this mean now and what is it likely to mean in future?

26.10.2015 / New electronics

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Supporting IoT start-ups

Recent statistics suggest that the UK is still reluctant to invest in R&D but when it comes to investing in start-ups it remains a European hotspot, attracting almost a third of the $3billion in funding the European market receives each quarter.

21.10.2015 / Bloomberg

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ThyssenKrupp Elevator-promoted URBAN HUB digital magazine wins gold award 2016

URBAN HUB, the ThyssenKrupp Elevator-promoted digital magazine that drives discussions on urbanization, won a gold prize in the category of best Content Marketing/Publishing at the Annual Multimedia Awards 2016 in Germany. The magazine is produced for ThyssenKrupp Elevator by the digital media agency Triplesense Reply, based in Frankfurt.

06.10.2015 / Startups

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UK start-ups enModus and Inova Design join Internet of Things accelerator

Tech businesses have won a place on Breed Reply's London"Best in Breed 2" programme with search for "Best in Breed 3" start-ups now underway. Early-stage UK businesses enModus and Inova Design have been selected to join Breed Reply; the London-based incubator which looks to fund and support the growth of Internet of Things (IoT) start-ups in Europe and the US.

06.10.2015 / The Internet of All Things

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Three startups selected by IoT incubator from the ‘IoT Best in Breed-2’ initiative

Breed Reply, the United Kingdom-based advanced incubator of Reply that funds and supports the development of Internet of Things (IoT) startups in Europe and the United States, today announced that agreements had been signed with three additional startups in the sectors of smart buildings, fitness and wellness.

06.10.2015 / ITBriefing

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Reply: Three New Startups Selected by Breed Reply as a Result of the "IoT Best in Breed-2" Initiative: enModus, Gymcraft, Inova Design

Reply's advanced incubator that funds and supports the development of Internet of Things (IoT) start-ups in Europe and the USA, announces that Agreements have been signed with three additional start-ups in the sectors of Smart buildings, Fitness and Wellness.

12.07.2015 / ITProPortal

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Information Governance and the Goldilocks Syndrome: Navigating data complexity for business advancement

Information and data proliferate; the emergence of new information sources and the growth of connected devices mean that information governance (IG) is more important than ever before. By 2016, 20 per cent of CIOs in regulated industries will lose their jobs for failing to successfully implement effective information governance, according to Gartner. How can organisations successfully strike the balance between governing their information appropriately whilst using data to power their business?