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Podcast: Serious insecurities – data security for the legal industry in the age of the cloud

The second in a series of new podcasts focusing on the legal industry and the issues and challenges that firms face today. Steve Harrison, CenturyLink's industry lead for legal and Nadia Nizar, head of influencer relations in EMEA, discuss the issues and how to combat them.

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Podcast: The rickety bridge of legal compliance – Staying compliant in an ever-changing world

The third in a series of new podcasts focusing on the legal industry and the issues and challenges that firms face today. Steve Harrison, CenturyLink's industry lead for legal and Nadia Nizar, head of influencer relations in EMEA, discuss the issues and how to combat them.

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Lawyers as IT Developers

In the future we will see lawyers joining forces with IT developers. Even today these distinct professions have started to realise the benefits of working together. As law firms embrace digital transformation, the lines between these professions will become blurred. Culture shifts and new business models will emerge. So what will the IT law firm of the future look like?

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Case Study: Asda Stores & CenturyLink Deliver an Enhanced Customer Experience through “toyou”Service

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Industry: Retail

Challenge: Expand the business model to include delivering products from third-party consumer companies using stores as pick-up and fulfilment centres for online orders

Solution: Create new warehouse systems to manage single-unit fulfilment services for new product categories with a hybrid IT solution that uses colocation, managed firewall, cloud and managed hosting

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The power of data analytics to transform law firms

The last couple of decades have seen a dramatic movement from static paper records to the digitisation of data in all spheres of life. Along with the digitisation of traditional information (e.g. correspondence, medical records etc.) has come a vast amount of new data capture, showing the behaviour of internet users, how they engage with website content and - in the case of law firms - how prospective clients browsing legal information pages are drawn in by calls to action and convert to enquiries and new business.

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The point of supply

The change from point of supply to the point of consumption has been something that has caused something of a stir in the gambling world. The shake-up of the Gambling Act left the Gibraltar Betting and Gaming Association demanding a judicial review. Many gambling companies that serve consumers in the UK are facing changes to both the licensing and tax implications in order to operate in the UK. So what is all the fuss about?

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Case study: WWL outsources IT for strategic flexibility

Industry: Shipping & Logistics

Challenge: Power a growing global business with flexible IT infrastructure

Solution: CenturyLink manages WWL’s IT needs through private cloud, application management, database management and security services

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Cybersecurity and data protection for Lawyers

All data is at risk. None more so than sensitive business-critical data. Threats from cybersecurity are increasing and the main danger? Your own staff. CIOs plan and protect against known threats, but the biggest concern? The unknown. So, how do you plan for unknown threats?

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The IT identity crisis

Having a clear identity and ultimately purpose defines how we act and what we do. For businesses, corporate identity helps drive its direction and goals. So when identity is lost or questioned, how does a business react?

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Podcast – The legal technology revolution: what you need to consider before taking the plunge

The first in a series of new podcasts focusing on the legal industry and the issues and challenges that firms face today. Steve Harrison, CenturyLink's industry lead for legal and Nadia Nizar, head of influencer relations in EMEA, discuss the issues and how to combat them.

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