Voice and video

Big data ‘crucial’ to daily decision making at Netflix

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Speaking during a session at MicroStrategy World Forum 2014, Justin Ward, manager for data science & engineering at Netflix, explains how big data and algorithms play a part in everything the firm does
11 Jul 2014

End users should prioritise employees over infrastructure when it comes to UC - Plantronics

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Many companies think about the 'technical excitement' but forget to make users comfortable, says Judith Hogan
26 Jun 2014

City & Guilds first to deploy Azzurri's new cloud communications tools

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City & Guilds CIO Ian Turfrey tells Computing why he opted to be Azzurri's first ICON Communicate customer
12 Mar 2014

Cloud storage economics don’t work for us, says on-premise National Theatre

“It’s the transfer costs particularly,” says IT director McFadden
10 Mar 2014

Google Fiber plans expansion into 34 more US cities

Rapid advance could spell serious threat to established telcos
20 Feb 2014

Government in talks with web firms to block 'extremist' web content

Move aims to block access to violent videos and would also encompass some types of pornography
10 Feb 2014

Framestore partners with Dell for North American expansion

London VFX firm behind Gravity's visuals deploys Dell solutions in new studio
16 Jan 2014

EU rejects Cisco challenge to Microsoft's Skype acquisition

The merger does not restrict competition either on the consumer video communications market or on the business video communications market, say judges
11 Dec 2013

Patients could be able to Skype with their GP under new proposals

GP practices can apply to £50m Challenge Fund to set up a 'pioneering' programme
03 Oct 2013

Visa Europe picks BT to upgrade its communications network

Payments giant signs new five-year contract with telecoms firm
23 Sep 2013

Google in talks with media companies over streaming TV channels

Could this be another part of Google's Fiber plans?
17 Jul 2013

Avere Systems keeps CGI specialists Framestore rolling

Framestore CTO Stephen MacPherson tells Computing how Avere storage filers keeps the visual effects studio running
15 May 2013

When technology meets art: embracing a digital future at the Southbank Centre

London’s Southbank Centre is on course to become the world’s most technologically advanced arts complex
14 May 2013

High-speed data analysis keeps Red Bull in pole position

Reigning Formula 1 World Champions Infiniti Red Bull Racing give Danny Palmer an insight into their analysis of data and how using AT&T technology has helped keep them at the front of the grid
06 Mar 2013

Facebook adds free calls for US iPhone users

Feature may be rolled out in the UK and on Android
17 Jan 2013

Malicious worm targets Skype users

Meanwhile, Microsoft releases a critical update for Office
10 Oct 2012

Finding the right chemistry: an interview with AstraZeneca's Angela Yochem

There can be few IT leaders who put as much faith in the concept of partnership as AstraZeneca’s CTO
05 Sep 2012

Texting now more popular than talking in UK, says Ofcom

Texting also outstrips face-to-face meeting by nine per cent
18 Jul 2012

Mining giant strikes $220m outsourcing deal with BT

Five-year deal will see Anglo American use BT's One Voice platform to boost collaborative working
11 Apr 2012

University of the West England deploys Microsoft Lync to boost productivity

Unified communications form part of £10m IT overhaul
09 Apr 2012

Molson Coors to save £600,000 in three years with SIP trunking

Migration from legacy systems to enable greater collaboration
27 Mar 2012

Opinion: Boosting collaboration within a distributed workforce

The latest office productivity offerings can break down the barriers to effective communications
20 Mar 2012

Linklaters deploys video collaboration service globally

Law firm has rolled out a new video service from Polycom to 27 offices in 19 countries, reducing travel costs and improving staff communication
14 Mar 2012

Standard Life selects BT for £30m outsourcing deal

BT's five-year communications infrastructure agreement with Standard Life includes WAN and LAN delivery
06 Mar 2012