Cybersecurity is one of the most serious business risks nowadays, and not just for IT companies but for any company on the market, as more and more companies are starting to use complex information systems, mobile technologies, and cloud and implement Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) practices.
Globally, cybercrime costs businesses $375 billion annually, according to McAfee’s report “Net Losses: Estimating the Global Cost of Cybercrime.” IBM estimated that a single data breach would cost a US company $3.5 million. The most targeted industries are finance and insurance, manufacturing, information and communication, healthcare, and retail and wholesale. Continue reading
The Moscow Application & Technology Expo (MATE) 2015 took place March 12–14 in Moscow. It gathered over 3,500 people, including startup founders and managers and decision makers from major IT companies and trendsetters like Intel, Google, Samsung, Cisco, Viber, Mail.ru, and Yandex. Continue reading
Every year, Auriga visits Barcelona, the mobile world capital that hosts the world’s premier event for leading mobile operators, mobile device manufacturers, software companies, and equipment providers—the Mobile World Congress (MWC). In its tenth year, the MWC, which took place March 2–5 in Fira Gran Via, welcomed more than 93,000 visitors from 200 countries—a record-breaking number for the event. More than 50% of the attendees were C-level executives, including 5,000+ CEOs. Continue reading