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UMD Researchers and Resilinc Corp. are Creating “Climate Change Variability/Vulnerability Index”

It was announced in a recent University of Maryland (UMD) news post that “researchers in UMD’s Earth Systems Science Interdisciplinary Center (ESSIC) and in the Supply Chain Management Center of the Robert H. Smith…

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Security Risk (Including Cybersecurity) Rating Offerings for Procurement

For procurement and supply chain management there is a fairly new risk indicator that will play an important part in supplier evaluation research efforts in 2019. Recent studies support the…

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Opus and Ponemon Institute Study Reveals Third-Party Supplier Data Risk Realities and Perceptions

Opus and the Ponemon Institute revealed results of Ponemon Institute’s “Data Risk in the Third-Party Ecosystem” study. Over 1,000 CISOs and risk professionals across the US and UK were surveyed…

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Interest Is Growing for Privacy-Minded Search Engines in Europe

The Associated Press is reporting that privacy-minded search engines like Britain’s Mojeek, France’s Qwant, Germany’s Unbubble and Switzerland’s Swisscows are growing due to new European privacy regulations and raised awareness of the gathering and selling of personal information.…

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Freedom on the NET Report 2018 is Eye Opening

I have been curating a Supply Market Intelligence Index Collection for a few years now and still get continuously surprised at the number of excellent research reports containing indices that…

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Cottrill Research’s Open Access Research Provider List Of Honor 2018

In recognition of Open Access Week, which was last week (Oct. 22 – 28), Cottrill Research, for the second year in a row, is honoring research resource providers that make…

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Mintec Launches New Platform: Mintec Analytics

Powered by Robotic Process Automation, Mintec has launched a new platform that provides independent price information for 11,000+ commodities, in addition to advanced analytics tools. Mintec Analytics provides food and…

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Two Procurement-Related Offerings That Are Examples of Trends Disrupting Market Research

Recently, Euromonitor published a report entitled 4 Global Trends Disrupting Market Research by Zandi Brehmer and Lisa Holmes. They state the research industry is “at an exciting moment of evolution…

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