Peter is a Reporter at Computing, and specialises in technology trends, endpoint, big data and analytics, apps in enterprise and skills.

Previously, he has written in the technology and videogames sectors, including Techradar.com and 360 Magazine, with a stint as News Editor on games TM magazine. He has freelanced across a range of other consumer and enterprise technology, entertainment and design publications.

 

Articles & blogs by Peter Gothard

Microsoft second quarter profits fall 10 per cent - 'integration and restructuring' blamed

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Surface Pro 3 sales go up as Windows OEM revenues go down in a mixed quarter for Microsoft
28 Jan 2015

AstraZeneca chooses Box for content sharing across 51,000 employees

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Cloud firm’s successful IPO starts with a bang
27 Jan 2015

IBM: There will be layoffs, but 110,000 is 'ridiculous and baseless'

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Reports 'off by a factor of 10' says company, meaning 10,000 jobs probably to go
27 Jan 2015

Google defends policy to abandon security fixes on Android versions older than KitKat

Is Android finally too fragmented to keep supporting earlier WebKit builds?
26 Jan 2015

UPDATED: IBM to slash over 110,000 jobs in 26 per cent workforce reduction says report

Largest cut in history will see most layoffs in US, but global and contractors should beware for 2015
26 Jan 2015

Confirmed: Windows enterprise users to also receive free Windows 10 upgrades

Windows 7, 8 and 8.1 all included under same agreement as consumers
23 Jan 2015

BETT 2015: How is the IT industry reacting to the demands of a new curriculum?

Education secretary has eye on IT not just as a skill, but as a way to revolutionise teaching through big data and IoT
23 Jan 2015

Windows 10 to be free to users of Windows 7 and 8 - but will Microsoft's 'as a service' aspirations put people off?

Augmented reality visor, more on Universal Apps for Windows Phone and 4K Surface Hub display also unveiled by Microsoft
21 Jan 2015

From backroom to boardroom: an interview with CIO of the Year David Davies

UK IT Industry Awards CIO of the Year David Davies talks about his loathing for IT fads, respect for Oracle and aversion to cloud, and explains why giving CIOs a seat on the board is a sure way to boost enterprise efficiency
21 Jan 2015

Windows 10: What does the enterprise want?

Cross-device functionality, flexible licences or a dependable 'virtual secretary'? We hope it'll all come together
21 Jan 2015

SAP cuts 2017 profit outlook by £1.1bn due to cloud move

Keeping up with the Joneses is a pricey business
20 Jan 2015

Three UK owner Hutchison Whampoa ‘in talks’ to acquire O2 for £9bn

Hong Kong conglomerate returns fire after BT’s purchase of EE
19 Jan 2015

Data needs 'standard shipping crates' says SAP CTO

The only true big data disruption will come from organisations working together, says Khan
16 Jan 2015

Google Glass off the shelves as Just Eat pronounces the device 'rubbish' and reveals it will not develop for the hardware

Google adamant that the device is not dead
16 Jan 2015

2015 'leap second' to cause IT chaos, warn experts

Earth's one-second time shift needs attention to avert tech problems
09 Jan 2015