Strategy

The pIT stop Q&A: When should I virtualise a server?

Computing readers put their IT questions to our expert panel
02 Jul 2008

Relaxed domain laws may fuel legal costs

Experts warn that changes could tempt new cyber-squatters
02 Jul 2008

Computer Aid ends the headache of commercial IT disposal

A west London college is favouring Computer Aid for the decommissioning of end-of-life PCs
02 Jul 2008

DWP to issue tenders for £3bn worth of contracts

First of five contracts to be issued before 2015 put out to tender
02 Jul 2008

Volkswagen Financial Services improves Cobol maintenance

The insurer hopes to increase productivity of Cobol-based applications
02 Jul 2008

Barclays Bank offers free security software online

The bank is giving away security software to its online customers to protect against phishing and data leakage
02 Jul 2008

US watchdog probes Yahoo's deal with Google

Meanwhile Microsoft is reportedly considering a new approach to buy the beleaguered search firm
02 Jul 2008

Microsoft powers up search business

Microsoft will acquire Powerset in a bid to boost search business
02 Jul 2008

BT joint venture with Liverpool faces investigation over £15m in service charges

Investigation into the set-up of the £70m-a-year agreement between the supplier and Liverpool City Council
02 Jul 2008

Société Générale overhauls global IT

Investment bank revamps IT structure and launches business transformation project
02 Jul 2008

CIOs doubt they can fulfill their best-laid plans

IT bosses identify a gap between conceiving and delivering their IT vision
01 Jul 2008

Microsoft announces new software licensing plan

Supplier aims to make purchasing easier for customers with many different business units
01 Jul 2008

Threshers renews payroll outsourcing contract

The off-licence chain will use the Atos Origin service for a further three years
01 Jul 2008

IBM introduces BI for mainframe

IBM unveils Cognos 8 Business Intelligence for Linux on System z
01 Jul 2008

User group to recognise the best in IT

The Corporate IT Forum has opened its awards for entries
01 Jul 2008

Asos thrives amid high street gloom

Web sales boom as online fashion retailer doubles profit and invests in IT
01 Jul 2008

Council to sell advertising space on its web site

Lincolnshire County Council claims to be first public sector site to attract ad revenue
01 Jul 2008

C&W close to control of Thus

Initial bid from telecoms firm nets 29.9 per cent of Thus shares, but others hold out for better offer
01 Jul 2008

Capita Life & Pensions renews outsourcing deal

Insurance group chooses to continue using its managed administration platform
01 Jul 2008

Competition fears tie down Kangaroo

The Office of Fair Trading's concerns will delay the online video project
01 Jul 2008

UK is the favourite target for Nigerian spam

UK surfers receive nearly a quarter of the global total of Nigerian spam emails
01 Jul 2008

EU data protection supervisor questions data access plans

Raises fears that personal data contained within public documents may not be adequately protected
30 Jun 2008

Tech firms set to survive the credit crunch

The number of failing businesses will remain steady over the next year, says research
30 Jun 2008

Top vendors collaborate on IT security

Big five IT companies have set up a consortium to tackle internet security issues
30 Jun 2008