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
e-commerce lessons from the ashes More e-commerce lessons from the…

In my last blog, I explained how survived the recession. I detailed what I thought are the initial building blocks of a successful small e-commerce business. In my latest blog, I want to focus on two crucial considerations that … 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
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eir Cyber Secure gets the show on the road

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
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Mimitoys – e-commerce lessons from the…

Our world didn’t end when the Irish Banks collapsed in September 2008. In fact, our online Christmas orders for that year were up on the previous year and our Navan shop was enjoying a brisk trade. The following year toy … Continued

4 technology innovations that will impact…

The pace of technological change is relentless. As a telecoms company that works to help businesses embrace innovation, it’s an exciting time for eir business. We keep our eyes on key technological advancements that we think hold enormous benefit for … 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 2018

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 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