Strategy

Interview: Matt Peers, CIO, Deloitte

Matt Peers
Deloitte’s newly appointed CIO talks about his plan to support “a wave of consumerisation” at the accountancy giant, and explains his reservations about the cloud
16 Nov 2011

Big data: how to get the board on board

Man works on huge computer display
A recent Computing roundtable discussed the merits of big data and the challenge IT leaders can face in selling the concept to their C-level colleagues
16 Nov 2011

Salesforce snaps up cloud consulting firm

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SaaS pioneer to buy Model Metrics for undisclosed sum
15 Nov 2011

Addleshaw Goddard ditches Google Analytics for BI from Trovus

The law firm is using the tool to formulate new marketing strategies
14 Nov 2011

Cisco CTO: the CTO's role has changed

Cisco's Ian Foddering is an example of a new breed of CTO: externally facing and active as an industry spokesperson
14 Nov 2011

Let the denizens of the Silicon Roundabout work their magic


14 Nov 2011

DPA breaches must carry tougher penalties


14 Nov 2011

Firms must come clean when data goes astray


14 Nov 2011

Atos chooses SAP tool to boost sustainability

The solution will go live in early 2012
14 Nov 2011

Opinion: Rough justice for BT

Is it really fair that BT is being made to foot the bill for blocking illegal file-sharing site Newzbin2?
14 Nov 2011

Analysis: Spark of hope for Solaris 11

Oracle faces uphill battle to regain lost Unix ground
14 Nov 2011

Energy giants give users more control over their consumption

British Gas and E.ON talk about the technology behind their respective smart meter rollouts
14 Nov 2011

Smart meter rollout presents numerous technical challenges

The task facing the UK’s energy suppliers is daunting given the technical complexity involved and the consequences of getting it wrong
14 Nov 2011

The 26 million meter dash

The race to implement smart metering is on, but are utility suppliers aided or hampered by the absence of precise technology requirements?
14 Nov 2011

Tech City: Is the government getting it right?

Computing asks the young technology start-ups of East London's Tech City if David Cameron is giving them the best chance of creating Europe's answer to Silicon Valley
11 Nov 2011

Cloud adoption – forget Moore & Metcalfe, think Murphy


11 Nov 2011

UK IT Industry Awards 2011: And the winners are...

The awards were presented by comedian, actor and television presenter Alexander Armstrong at a glittering ceremony in London
11 Nov 2011

MPA puts pressure on Virgin Media and TalkTalk to block Newzbin2

Motion Picture Association wants ISPs to prevent subscribers from accessing file-sharing site
10 Nov 2011

Welsh businesses support new gTLDs

Survey suggests businesses would welcome opportunity to use .wales or .cymru
10 Nov 2011

Index Ventures to pump £429m into EU tech companies

Firm will make an equity investment of between €10m and €50m in chosen businesses
10 Nov 2011

Enterprises urged to use cloud failover during disasters

DataGardens CTO describes the benefits of context-aware process protection
10 Nov 2011

Oracle releases Solaris 11

First major release of Solaris since Oracle acquired Sun
09 Nov 2011

Friends Life signs £1.37bn deal with TCS subsidiary

15-year deal with Diligenta will see the migration and consolidation of legacy mainframe platforms
09 Nov 2011

Currency broker seals £300m datacentre expansion deal

Deal comes as amount of free space in London's managed datacentres dwindles
09 Nov 2011