Business software

'SAP customers aren't ready to innovate' - an interview with UK and Ireland user group chair Philip Adams

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As the SAP user group reaches 25 years old, Computing sits down with new chair Philip Adams to talk licensing, support and the road ahead
27 Nov 2013

SAP denies it has low expectations for its cloud strategy

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Co-chief executive's recent claims misconstrued, says Denecken
26 Nov 2013

SAP kisses and makes up with user group over licence resistance

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Fury of 2012 event avoided as chairman states amends have been made
25 Nov 2013

'What are the user benefits of SAP innovations and acquisitions?' asks user group chair

SAP and its users must continue to collaborate closely in mobile and cloud, warns Adams
25 Nov 2013

SAP does not expect big money from the cloud - just yet

'Server-hugging mentality' still holds sway outside US
22 Nov 2013

Dreamforce 2013: Salesforce1 does not exist, it's just a branding exercise, says Gartner

'There is no ‘it’, just increased plumbing between platforms', says analyst
20 Nov 2013

Special report – Celebrating the very best in IT

The great and the good of the technology sector converged on London earlier this month to salute the winners of the 2013 Computing/BCS UK IT Industry Awards. So who walked away with a trophy? And did any of them manage to get the number for celebrity MC Jimmy Carr’s accountant? Stuart Sumner reveals all
20 Nov 2013

'The biggest change we've seen is large customers demanding cloud' - ClickSoftware CEO

Moshe BenBassat explains how the balance between on-premise and cloud may be shifting for workforce automation
20 Nov 2013

Dreamforce 2013: Salesforce promises tougher security

Data drawn from third party sources should lock authentication up tight, says Leach
19 Nov 2013

Dreamforce 2013: Salesforce1 will 'jumpstart innovation', predicts VP Rosenbaum

'Mobile first approach' is key thinking behind announcement
19 Nov 2013

Oracle ehances BYOD capabilities with Bitzer Mobile acquisition

Deal designed to 'address the growing security needs created by the BYOD movement'
18 Nov 2013

Costa selects analytics firm APT to sharpen up its decision-making

Coffee chain is latest big name customer to sign agreement with predictive analytics company
15 Nov 2013

UPDATED UK IT Industry Awards 2013 – the party in pictures

The great and the good of the UK tech sector converged on the Battersea Park Events Arena last night to salute their profession's highest achievers – and have a good time!
14 Nov 2013

Building the sports stadium of the future

'It's going to be like nothing that's ever been built before,' says Tibco CEO Vivek Ranadivé
11 Nov 2013

A positive reaction: big data technology at the Royal Society of Chemistry

MarkLogic's enterprise NoSQL platform allows science publisher to reach out to new audiences and platforms, says strategist
08 Nov 2013

Big data 'vital' to UK economy - but more experts needed, says SAS Institute

SAS Institute research indicates 69,000 more big data specialists will be required by 2017
08 Nov 2013

Microsoft: Stephen Elop and Ford CEO Alan Mulally line up to replace Ballmer

Shortlist for Microsoft's next CEO whittled down to five – including Elop and Mulally
06 Nov 2013

Smartglasses will make workplace more efficient sooner rather than later, claims Gartner

CIOs should start preparing for technologies like Google Glass now, say analysts
06 Nov 2013

The real Minority Report: Rochester Police Department uses IBM tech to stop crimes before they happen

IBM i2 and Identity Insight have proved 'game-changing' says captain
05 Nov 2013

IBM IOD 2013: 20 per cent more big data skills will be required within next five years says IBM

That’s 150,000 new roles urgently needed in US alone, says BI chief Rechan
04 Nov 2013

IBM IOD 2013: IBM gets serious about big data with a brace of new product announcements

'We’re on the cusp of tremendous change' says Le Blanc
04 Nov 2013

Co-op Bank to invest £500m in IT as hedge funds complete takeover

Troubled bank to invest in IT again – two years after it abandoned its own disastrous IT investment
04 Nov 2013

YO! Sushi boosts customer experience with Omnico mobile payment solution

ClarityLive has streamlined the payment process by half a minute per customer
31 Oct 2013

How SAS boosts CareSource patient care with big data

US healthcare provider explains how analytics is helping it to deliver a better service for patients
30 Oct 2013