Fiare Global Summit 2019: Round-Up

Fiare Global Summit 2019: Round-Up

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On Thursday, the 24th of May 2019, Fiare held their Global Summit for the third consecutive year, hosted at the HTC (High Technology Center) Helsinki. A place Fiare call home, where our Headquarters are situated. Customers, members of the board, staff and partners alike gathered in the Finnish capital to take part in an action-packed day full of meaningful conversations and knowledge sharing. (more…)
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Fiare Global Summit 2018: Round-Up

Fiare Global Summit 2018: Round-Up

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It was a beautiful sunny day in Helsinki on Thursday 17th May, 2018 - providing the perfect conditions for the Fiare Global Summit. Guests arrived to a private area within the Clarion hotel's conference facilities, for a day filled with sessions on different trends, themes and sectors of marketplace business. The day began with introductory words  and a run through of the agenda by event host Walter Lees. He then passed over to our CEO, Tommi Heikkonen to give a brief update on the company as a whole and words of thanks to the guests who had travelled. [caption id="attachment_1150" align="aligncenter" width="640"] Guests mingle on the sun-drenched balcony during a coffee and networking break[/caption] [caption id="attachment_1151" align="aligncenter" width="640"] Fiare CEO Tommi Heikkonen welcomes the guests and explains the journey towards holding…
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Fiare Global Summit 18: Final Agenda

Fiare Global Summit 18: Final Agenda

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With the Fiare Global Summit only 2 days away, we are delighted to announce new speakers in the lineup. There will be a session on the broad themes, trends and issues companies in various markets are facing in marketplaces and the classifieds industry. In addition, there will be a presentation on silent selling for marketplaces - with commercial real estate as the contextual focus. Katja Riefler - Principal Managing Director at AIM Group is ideally positioned to comment on the classifieds industry and digital marketplaces overall. The AIM Group, formally the Advanced Interactive Media Group LLC, is the world’s leading consultancy in interactive media and classified advertising. They publish the Classified Intelligence Report, a continuous advisory service known as “the bible of the classified advertising industry.” The AIM Group / Classified…
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Fiare Global Summit: Back for 2018

Fiare Global Summit: Back for 2018

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After a hugely successful inauguration in 2017, the Fiare Global Summit is back. This year's conference will take place on Thursday 17th May, 2018 in Helsinki.  The sessions are on hot topics for marketplaces including AI and other innovative technologies which will affect experiences and content consumption. Data analysis specific to marketplaces will be explored. There will also be discussion groups so that our clients and other guests can exchange ideas, best practices and key insights from marketplaces in their different sectors. Guests last year came from various corners of our client base - Time Inc. UK, Springer Nature, Otava Media Group, AvBuyer and more. We are confident that this year will be bigger and better. The event is free of charge for clients. For other guests, there are limited spaces…
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GDPR-eady!

GDPR-eady!

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We're just months away from one of the most significant changes ever to online privacy, and Fiare has been working hard to make sure we are prepared. The General Data Protection Regulation, better known as GDPR, goes into effect on May 25th, 2018. Fiare has finalised the changes and additions required to the FiareAds platform in line with the impending legislation. All Fiare clients have been assessed on a case-by-case basis and informed of the recommended changes to ensure compliance with the laws. After thorough investigation of the roles of both the software provider and the user (as data controllers and processors), Fiare has taken, and will continue to take, the necessary steps to help ensure the protection of its clients and all stakeholders.
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Fiare become Standard Technology Partner in the AWS Partner Network

Fiare become Standard Technology Partner in the AWS Partner Network

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Fiare is now a Standard Technology Partner in the Amazon Web Services Partner Network (APN). A specialist division within the team is tasked with conducted large AWS transfer projects to ensure its clients' digital marketplace businesses are in the optimum environment to perform. Amazon Web Services is a subsidiary of Amazon.com that provides on-demand cloud computing platforms to individuals, companies and governments, on a paid subscription basis. Cloud computing providers like Amazon Web Services (AWS) are enabling companies to consume shared computing, storage and other resources faster and more efficiently versus building and operating their own IT infrastructure. Utilising tools such as Docker containers, Jenkins continuous integration tool and Terraform infrastructure as code software, Fiare is committed to using the best and latest technologies to serve its customers and their marketplace…
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