The role of mobile in the Irish Public Sector

Digital transformation is not just a concern for private sector businesses, the public sector too is facing an uncertain future shaped by changing citizen demands and public expectation. Government departments and state agencies are under pressure to be more agile … Continued
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Innovation a key focus at Dublin…

The eye-catching Dublin Convention Centre played host to the Dublin Tech Summit on 18th and 19th April. The event, now in its second year, attracted thousands of eager technophiles all keen to gain insights from experts across a wide variety … Continued
customer experience will be the battleground of the future

Customer experience will be the battleground…

Ahead of his participation in a Dublin Tech Summit panel discussion about how important customer experience will be in the near future, Andy O’Kelly, eir business Chief Architect, looks at the state of customer service now in this increasingly digital … Continued
eir Cyber Secure event in Cork

eir Cyber Secure gets the show…

Our eir Cyber Secure Roadshow kicked off on 21st March in Cork, where attendees heard from industry experts on the cybersecurity challenges organisations are facing, and how they can protect their business. A common theme running through the morning’s presentations … Continued

Cybersecurity is a CEO issue

News of recent high-profile cybersecurity breaches have created real fear among senior management across sectors. When even the world’s most respected institutions are being compromised, it seems only a matter of time until every organisation falls victim. But this doesn’t … Continued

Cyber-security considerations for Irish CEOs in…

Bill Archer, Managing Director of eir Business, looks at what CEOs should prioritise as they plan their cyber-security activities in 2018 and beyond. What is your own feeling when you hear of well-known organisations continuing to be compromised by cyber-attackers? … Continued

How to safeguard your business against…

The mobile threat landscape has evolved significantly: the number of threats has grown exponentially, and there are now exploits for many attack vectors. Using Mobile Device Management (MDM) platforms alone is no longer sufficient protection for businesses against this new … Continued

Why an architectural approach to IT security is needed in 2018

Security incidents are ramping up, cyber criminals have become more sophisticated, and perimeters are disappearing. The rules are changing, and IT security needs to respond. Mark Jackson, Principal Information Assurance Architect of Cisco, talks about the need for an architectural … Continued

Introducing the eir Spiders awards shortlist…

Paul Mulqueen, head of SMB at eir Business and chair of the eir Spiders judging panel, highlights the companies who made the eir Spiders awards shortlist and looks ahead to the awards themselves on 30th November in the Mansion House, … Continued

Dublin Information Sec 2017: an insightful…

With large-scale global cyber-attacks like WannaCry, Nyeta and Bad Rabbit hitting the headlines in 2017, cyber-security has been catapulted into the boardroom of organisations here in Ireland. On 1st November, Dublin Information Sec 2017 delved into the world of IT … Continued

Why is eir in the cybersecurity…

When people ask why eir offers cybersecurity services, we answer that question by saying, “How could we not?” Let’s look at how much the enterprise network has evolved: legacy networks were traditional leased lines with voice and internet connectivity, but … Continued