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Infor announces new Infor Marketplace to showcase customer solutions

Marketplace underscores our commitment to providing a smart , preconfigured and modern enterprise ecosystem .

Infor , the industry cloud company , has announced the new Infor Marketplace , a curated showcase of solutions that can augment and enhance customers ’ existing Infor investments .

The Infor Marketplace is designed to make it easier for customers to discover , source and license industry and micro-vertical solutions that integrate with Infor ’ s portfolio of enterprise software .
The Infor Marketplace is where customers can register to receive information and assets related to a range of Infor and partner solutions and services . Going forward , Infor plans to develop it into a real-time provisioning platform , where users can conduct frictionless e-commerce .
Soma Somasundaram , Infor Chief Technology Officer and President of Products , said : “ The launch of Infor
“ We expect to provide access to hundreds of solutions that have been pre-integrated with Infor software or built with Infor platform technologies . From partner-developed apps , which support certain niche industry parameters , to free Infor-developed content such as visualizations , extensions and reusable widgets , the Infor Marketplace is intended to showcase new and innovative solutions for our customers .”
Antoinette Habets , VP of Acumen Group , said : “ The Marketplace can help facilitate greater awareness of existing business and technical applications that extend Infor solutions for all customers . It is designed to solve specific vertical or business requirements , while increasing their ROI from the platform .”

Safe Security and Infosys partnership to identify enterprise vulnerabilities

Safe Security , a global pioneer of cyber-risk quantification solutions , has announced a strategic collaboration with Infosys , a global leader in next-generation digital services and consulting .

Safe Security ’ s SaaS platform SAFE , combined with Infosys ’ s capabilities in quantitative cyber-risk management will enable organizations to get an enterprise-wide view of overall cyber-risks , predict breaches using SAFE ’ s proprietary algorithm and know the potential financial impact of each cyberattack before it occurs .
SAFE provides organizations with real-time visibility into their biggest cyber-risks . This is done by aggregating signals via APIs into a single dashboard , with actionable insights and potential financial impacts .
The insights gained from SAFE also provide a common language for discussing cybersecurity risks with board members , auditors , and other internal and external stakeholders . By combining these insights with Infosys ’ on-going strategic guidance , joint customers will benefit from a more proactive cybersecurity approach .
Amir P . Desai , CIO , Molina Healthcare , said : “ Prior to SAFE , we didn ’ t have any centralized tool to monitor the security loopholes identified through configuration and vulnerability assessments , red teaming exercises , and security audits for compliance , for each technology stack across each of my business units and acquired businesses .
“ With SAFE and Infosys ’ s leadership in helping large organizations manage cyber-risk , we now have a real-time , data-backed and continuous view of exactly how secure our critical applications storing , processing and managing PHI are .” p
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