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BBC issues £248m worth of tenders for playout services

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Technology partner Atos may be involved to assist in scoping, drafting and evaluating of tenders
27 Jan 2014

Government claims it has “drawn the line” on wasteful IT contracts

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Government has to adhere to 'red lines' in order for taxpayers to get better value for money
24 Jan 2014

Ailing IBM looks to the cloud for salvation

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After five years of so-so revenue growth, IBM is finally embracing the cloud and gunning for the likes of Amazon, Rackspace and Google
20 Jan 2014

South Hams District and West Devon Borough Councils tender for £6m shared services project

Shared services contract could expand to incorporate a number of councils in the South West
10 Jan 2014

Further delays to Universal Credit expected after DWP and GDS spat

Francis Maude pulls out GDS IT staff after disagreements between Department for Work and Pensions and Cabinet Office
08 Jan 2014

Technology and analytics high priorities for chief procurement officers in 2014 – Deloitte

Seven out of 10 CPOs plan 'some' or 'heavy' investment in technology over the next year
02 Jan 2014

Post Office seeks back office and network suppliers in £200m contracts

Company wants a 'scalable and flexible' back office solution to allow it to 'grow with customer needs'
24 Dec 2013

Influence - Data Centres: In-house or Outsource?

What are the specific use cases for keeping data locked up in the basement, or in the care of a third party?
21 Dec 2013

Government is making progress with big suppliers, claims Maude

Maude declines to comment on the Universal Credit debacle, but says GDS is involved in the long-term solution
11 Dec 2013

BMC aims to make cloud more manageable

Since being taken private six months ago, BMC Software has devised a new business plan based on systems management encompassing public and private clouds. Graeme Burton talks to CEO Bob Beauchamp about the strategy
29 Nov 2013

Ceredigion County Council issues tender for HR and payroll software system

System has to be compatible with council's existing SQL servers
18 Nov 2013

Government needs to fire suppliers who waste 'billions of pounds' on failed projects, says former DWP employee

There are no SLAs in place and confusion as to who the customer is, says ex-consultant
18 Nov 2013

Exclusive: Universal Credit programme is one of many DWP failures on the horizon, warns former employee

Ex-consultant says that projects have been plagued by Department for Work & Pensions lack of planning
14 Nov 2013

Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust saves £200k with Canon Managed Print Services

Canon had best understanding of what the trust wanted to achieve, says director of finance Dave Tomlinson
11 Nov 2013

NHS NSS on the lookout for suppliers to provide intelligence case management system

System to be used by the counter fraud services
07 Nov 2013

IBM withdraws from battle with Amazon over $600m CIA cloud computing contract

US government's need to move forward cited as reason for discontinuing legal action
31 Oct 2013

Cloud wars: AWS and Microsoft fight it out

With AWS seemingly on a mission to wipe out on-premise computing, Peter Gothard hears how Microsoft is striking back with hybrid offerings that it believes better meet the needs of enterprise IT leaders
01 Oct 2013

BMC finally completes $6.4bn private equity privatisation

Bain and Golden Gate Capital plan to drive BMC into the cloud and mobile devices
11 Sep 2013

Oracle and the innovator's dilemma - an interview with DataStax CEO Billy Bosworth

Cassandra boss reveals expansion plans and explains why big data means big problems for Oracle
24 Jul 2013

London Borough of Merton issues £2m tender for enterprise service delivery platform

New platform will be part of the council's 'customer contact strategy'
22 Jul 2013

Bottoms up: pub chain Mitchells & Butlers' top-to-toe IT overhaul

When Mitchells & Butlers embarked on a five-year top-to-bottom IT infrastructure upgrade, it touched every part of the company’s business
26 Jun 2013

Microsoft in driving seat of Aston Martin mobility upgrade

The luxury car maker has completed a company-wide upgrade of its productivity tools. Peter Gothard discovers what is driving the firm’s enduring love of all things Microsoft
25 Jun 2013

East Sussex County Council on the hunt for management information system solutions provider

Schools in contracting authorities want MIS solution in tender worth up to £50m
17 Jun 2013

Samsung 'to supply screens for next iPad and iPad mini'

iPad 5 and iPad Mini 2 screens to be provided by Samsung, claims report
14 Jun 2013