E-mail issues left Jennifer Fahnbulleh wanting to tear her hair out last summer.
Deaf, she couldn’t call the company hotline, and her e-mails went ignored.
“I think employees see the e-mails and think what is this, and just ignore them,” said Mrs Fahnbulleh.
Fed up, she called the Regulatory Authority Bermuda, the organisation that oversees the telecommunications sector in Bermuda.
Bermuda was targeted by a computer ransomware virus creating havoc around the world, an IT expert said yesterday.
Ronnie Viera, chief operating officer at online payment company First Atlantic Commerce, said: “We can see that Bermuda was targeted.
The Bermuda Scout Association has launched a new website offering a wealth of information on the scouting community in Bermuda.
The website, www.scouts.bm, designed by local IT firm Fireminds Ltd., includes a breakdown of the scouting age groups and troop locations, a calendar of all scouting camps and events, and an application form to register for scouts. There is also information on how to volunteer with the Scout Association of Bermuda.
Bermuda will reap legacy benefits as a result of major telecommunication infrastructure and service upgrades needed for the America’s Cup.
It is estimated the island will use as much international data capacity during the month-long event as it normally would in an entire year.
Faced with an anticipated ramping up in demand of such magnitude, the island’s telecommunication companies, providers and contractors have stepped up to the challenge.
Technology company, Fireminds Ltd., have expanded its vendor relationships to better address the needs of its growing customer base. In the last six months Fireminds has established multiple partnerships with leading vendors. The technical team has been trained on the products and services and have successfully delivered multiple solutions with its partners. New vendor partnerships include Igility, NetApp, ARCOS and Microgen.
Fireminds has announced a partnership with Microgen in Bermuda and Cayman. Already International Finance Centre of repute, Bermuda and Cayman’s strategic location has significant potential for investors – and, as a result, is a growing market for trust, corporate services and fund administration providers.
Finalists for the Technology Innovation Awards will gather tomorrow evening at the Hamilton Princess to learn who will take home the top honours.
This is the tenth year of celebration of the best of Bermuda’s technology sector.
The finalists in the ‘most innovative mobile app’ category include the Bermuda Broadcasting Company, with its Olympic App that allowed fans to view round-the-clock coverage on 13 channels streamed live over their phones or tablets.
A business perspective on the digital changes impacting the world now and in the future, has been presented by Microsoft to executives in Bermuda.
The first Microsoft CXO event on the island was an opportunity for the technology company to present innovations and solutions that are helping its partners navigate the shifting digital landscape.