Services and outsourcing

How Qualys network security tools protect University of Westminster from cyber threats

The university's network security officer Ashley Pereira on why the institution chose QualysGuard Cloud Platform to protect against threats
07 Nov 2013

NHS trust to sideline £21m e-records implementation

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Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust plans best-of-breed patient records system after Meditech 'failures'
05 Nov 2013

University Hospitals of Leicester opts for IBM desktop virtualisation solution

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Implementation across 14,000 staff designed to reduce desktop costs by 50 per cent and boost patient care
05 Nov 2013

Infosys pays $34m to settle US government visa dispute

Indian software firm blames 'paperwork errors' and insists it's done nothing wrong
31 Oct 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

Francis Maude hails G-Cloud as it expands to over 1,000 suppliers

Francis Maude praises SMEs for being vast majority of suppliers on government digital store
30 Oct 2013

Data security in a post-Prism world

Will the snooping revelations lead to an exodus from the cloud, and are the alternatives any safer?
29 Oct 2013

MoJ issues £109m tender for application maintenance, support and deployment

MoJ's prior information notice had suggested the contract would be worth up to £180m
28 Oct 2013

Bristol Water looking for IT services provider in £1m-a-year contract

Ten year contract for monitoring, support, maintenance and development of entire IT infrastructure and associated software for Bristol Water
24 Oct 2013

Mastek to develop identity and access management service for NHS HSCIC

Mastek claims it will be one of the largest standards-based corporate identity management infrastructures in the world
22 Oct 2013

Webcor builds collaboration in the cloud

Construction firm selects Box for its document storage and collaboration needs
21 Oct 2013

World Vision: Changing the enterprise architecture of aid

Charity deploying Tibco to push secure connectivity out to remote areas so decisions can be made on a data-driven basis
16 Oct 2013

VMware: vCloud Hybrid Service 'can be seen as a competitive threat' to partners

Colt, the firm's sole European data centre partner, is likely to be most affected by vCloud Hybrid Service's rollout in Europe
15 Oct 2013

Manchester Airports Group opts for Esri GIS to manage 25-year growth plan

System will allow each airport to map and record asset information in one central database and share it between any department
14 Oct 2013

Hounslow Council puts its faith in the cloud, and to hell with the NSA

Council selects Box for document storage and collaboration, and plans to go infrastructure-free in five years
10 Oct 2013

UBS mitigates risk and reduces IT costs with Sailpoint IdentityIQ

The Swiss bank's Head of BBS service delivery, Ralf Kappler, tells Computing why the bank opted for Sailpoint and what benefits it brings
09 Oct 2013

Foreign & Commonwealth Office awards BAE Systems Detica £40m IT contract

Five-year deal will see BAE Systems Detica manage services across 260 FCO posts around the world
08 Oct 2013

Ignore the issue of data sovereignty at your peril

Revelations about the Prism and Tempora snooping programmes have propelled the issue of data sovereignty – where data physically resides – to the top of many CIOs’ agendas, writes Len Padilla, vice president product strategy, NTT Communications Europe
07 Oct 2013

Data centre shutdown fear over Labour's price-freeze promise

Data centre operators speak out over fears of imminent price hikes and rolling brownouts
07 Oct 2013

Research: trends in the data centre

John Leonard takes an in-depth look at the changes going on within data centres as the balance shifts between in-house and outsourced services
02 Oct 2013

Capita and IBM battle for London’s congestion charge scheme

Capita is the frontrunner for contract commencing October 2015
01 Oct 2013

UK rail users to get high-speed mobile broadband

70 per cent of the travelling public to benefit from better coverage by 2019
01 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

Cloud SLAs are full of holes, so how do you establish trust?

Panelists at the Data Centre Summit 2013 discuss the best ways to approach cloud contracts
26 Sep 2013