Strategy

Combat Stress improves metal health care for military veterans with Dell infrastructure revamp

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'They really just blew all the other people at the table out the water,' Combat Stess CIO Richard Burley tells Computing
19 Dec 2014

Could the CIO replace the CMO?

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The CMO needs to watch out, because marketing is increasingly about technology, hears the audience at Computing's IT Leaders Summit
18 Dec 2014

How Moneysupermarket.com CIO Tim Jones is taking inspiration from Spotify, Netflix and Zynga to shape his own technology strategy

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Jones has been inspired by ideas such as squads and tribes, Z-Cloud and Chaos Monkey
16 Dec 2014

Cabinet Office issues tender for second Digital Services Framework

Updated system will enable public-sector organisations to buy expertise. Cabinet Office also reveals it is looking to appoint a chief data officer
16 Dec 2014

Conjuring cohesion: An interview with TUI Travel Group CIO Mittu Sridhara

Sridhara explains how TUI is attempting to reduce the amount of systems it has while exploring new technologies to give it a competitive edge
15 Dec 2014

European Space Agency sets course for Orange Business Services private cloud

'Esacloud will allow our scientists to do rocket science rather than IT, and our business to jump ahead in time more than five years,' says ESA CIO Filippo Angelucci
15 Dec 2014

Internet of Things: beware the legal pitfalls

Businesses adopting connected technologies must put the correct processes in place now to avoid a future legal backlash, explains Iain Monaghan, partner at Pinsent Masons LLP
15 Dec 2014

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

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

Cloud represents 'the next cycle in computing' and successful start-ups prove it, says Google

Barak Regev also tells Bloomberg Enterprise Technology Summit that mobile is 'the gasoline' of cloud
09 Dec 2014

The CMO and CFO 'are Shadow CIOs', argue Lloyd's and ex-American Airlines CIOs

But speaking at Bloomberg Enterprise Technology Summit, they argued that the role of the CIO still remains important, especially when managing risk
09 Dec 2014

Sony facing huge challenge to keep secure as hackers seek notoriety

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'

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

Why Channel 4 chose open-source MuleSoft over 'prohibitively expensive' Oracle and Microsoft

James Curran, senior project manager in Channel 4's information systems department, tells Computing how open-source Mule ESB has benefited the broadcaster
08 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

IT failures cost average of £410,000 - but half could easily be avoided, warns KPMG

Technology Risk Radar report warns that organisations are not properly managing risk associated with technology
05 Dec 2014

Collections Marketing Center FlexCollect platform enters UK market with the help of Vissensa and IBM

CMC wanted to break into the UK market after six of the US's top 10 banks adopted the platform
04 Dec 2014

Islington Council saves £3m with Advanced Business Solutions collaborative planning tool

'The budgeting and forecasting solution has eliminated various labour-intensive processes,' says Alan Layton, director of financial management
03 Dec 2014

Thomson Reuters signs deal with IBM to provide global IT support

'Thomson Reuters will be able to capitalise on IBM's industry-leading IT capabilities and expertise,' says technology COO Rick King
03 Dec 2014

Intel acquires mobile identity management firm PasswordBox

Intel adds to security portfolio with Canadian digital identity company
02 Dec 2014

Unify helps South Staffordshire College to transform how students learn with technology

Unified communications system allows students to learn using Wi-Fi and BYOD
01 Dec 2014

Barclays offers customers anytime mobile video banking service

'UK first' will see bank customers able to speak to an advisor from smartphones, tablets or laptops at any time
01 Dec 2014

European Parliament votes in favour of breaking up Google

But landmark vote unlikely to make any impact
27 Nov 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