Sooraj Shah is a Senior Reporter for Computing and joined the publication in September 2011.

His focuses include cyber security, public sector IT and big data.

He graduated from the University of Manchester in 2010 with a BA in Linguistics.

 

 

Articles & blogs by Sooraj Shah

‘CIOs should become more like interior designers,' says local government CIO

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Rocco Labellarte says boards should trust CIOs' judgement in the same way home owners trust interior designers
10 Dec 2014

Sony facing huge challenge to keep secure as hackers seek notoriety

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Hackers targeting all divisions of Sony for 'badge of honour in the IT community', according to Kevin Murray, VP, Digital Production at Columbia Records
09 Dec 2014

Post Office signs end-user computing deal with Computacenter worth 'more than £100m'

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Contract will help Post Office be 'more responsive and customer-focused', says CIO Lesley Sewell
09 Dec 2014

BSkyB customer intelligence arm selects Automation Consultants to reduce time taken to deploy application

Sky IQ wanted to cut down automated deployment time of viewer intelligence platform
08 Dec 2014

Insurance firms expect to acquire digital start-ups to give them a competitive edge

But many acquisitions are just 'exploratory', and a fifth of firms are yet to put together a digital strategy at all
08 Dec 2014

GCHQ’s Tempora programme deemed legal by Investigatory Powers Tribunal

Tribunal has asked for more submissions but said the system of mass surveillance disclosed by Snowden could in principle, be lawful
05 Dec 2014

Kent Council claims it will save £2.5m after moving to VDI with VMware

VMware chosen over Citrix because it had 'more of a vision, was honest and explained all of the hidden costs'
04 Dec 2014

Intel pens deal with Luxottica to create smart eyewear

Ray-Ban and Oakley sunglasses manufacturer is already working with Google to make Glass available on the high street
03 Dec 2014

WPP signs whopping $1.25bn hybrid cloud deal with IBM

IBM to provide marketing firm with service delivery and technology platform in seven-year contract
03 Dec 2014

Software-defined data centre ‘is not just a buzzword’, according to TUI Travel CIO Mittu Sridhara

TUI Travel is investing in SDDC but Mittu Sridhara admits not all technologies are ready yet
02 Dec 2014

Bet365 picks Basho's Riak NoSQL solution ahead of nine alternatives

Bet365 CIO Martin Davies says reliability and stability of product stood out
02 Dec 2014

Too many IT workers not willing to up-skill, says Moneysupermarket.com CIO

Talent management remains number one concern for Tim Jones
01 Dec 2014

More control needed for biometrics in smartphones, says ex-GCHQ boss

Apple's iPhone 6 fingerprint scanner is secure now, but it's only a matter of time before cyber criminals find a way in, says Sir John Adye
01 Dec 2014

Does Oracle's licensing leave its customers 'hostile and filled with deep-rooted mistrust'?

Computing hears from end-users and the UK Oracle User Group to find out whether CCL's report into Oracle resonates with customers
27 Nov 2014

BBC on the hunt for website ‘editorial optimisation tool’

Broadcaster is looking to optimise audience metrics through real-time monitoring of data
25 Nov 2014