Latest CIO articles

Camden Council CIO hits out at G-Cloud complexity

Man thinking about clouds
Complicated pricing, short-length contracts and unaccommodating terms and conditions need to change, says John Jackson
11 Mar 2014

DWP CIO Andy Nelson steps down

Andy Nelson MoJ and Government CIO
Nelson quits after a year in post that has seen damaging revelations about IT projects associated with Universal Credit
07 Mar 2014

How cyber criminals beat email filters and web gateways

Hacker in hoodie
Mark Sparshott, executive director at Proofpoint, told delegates at Computing's IT Leaders' Forum event how cyber criminals use an understanding of psychology to defeat traditional security tools
06 Mar 2014

CIO Priorities - Shiva Kumar, CIO, Snow & Rock

Graeme Burton speaks to Shiva Kumar about his priorities for this year, and why he believes cloud is the most important tech trend today
06 Mar 2014

"Who knows what it is, but we want to deploy it," John Lewis IT chief Paul Coby on JLab startup scheme

Scheme offers startups an opportunity to 'shape the retail experience of the future'
06 Mar 2014

BT: Security risks span shared infrastructures and supply chains

"We need to spend more money now just to stand still," says head of information assurance at BT, at Computing's IT Leaders' Forum
06 Mar 2014

Microsoft ‘has to support use of iOS, Android’ admits Microsoft Business Solutions chief Kirill Tatarinov

Software giant realises that 'the world is not all blue' - IDC analyst
06 Mar 2014

Target CIO resigns after huge data breach

Beth Jacob said resigning was a "difficult decision" but didn't mention data breach
05 Mar 2014

iPad being replaced by Microsoft Surface 2 tablets at Delta Air Lines

Director of IT Darrell Haskin says trials involving 630 Surface 2s will start this month
05 Mar 2014

Delta Air Lines IT chiefs want to capitalise on new revenue streams from mobile, web

Passengers may be able to pre-order food for flights online
05 Mar 2014

Research: Legacy systems – time to bite the bullet?

Upgrading legacy systems is a difficult and risky business. John Leonard takes a look at what organisations are running and why
03 Mar 2014

CIO changes at Sainsbury’s, WPP and Aviva

Sainsbury's opts to do away with IT director role, whie Aviva and WPP appoint new CIOs
28 Feb 2014

Betfair puts its money on VMware’s stack ahead of Cisco’s UCS

Betfair’s CIO tells Computing that the firm would have bet differently if they went through the VMware transition again
27 Feb 2014

Several 'hidden costs' in public cloud offerings, warns Betfair CIO

Online gambling giant opted for VMware's vCloud Hybrid Service
27 Feb 2014

CIO interview: Mike Jones, Northern Devon Healthcare NHS Trust

Northern Devon Healthcare NHS Trust IT director Mike Jones tells Computing’s Danny Palmer how mobility and big data are helping to improve patient care
26 Feb 2014

Betfair CIO: Shortage of VMware skills meant we had to cross-train staff

When systems integrator 2e2 went bust, Betfair decided to do the job in-house
25 Feb 2014

CIO Priorities - Tony Pepper, CEO, Egress Software

Stuart Sumner speaks to Tony Pepper, CEO, Egress Software, about his priorities, and his thoughts about current technology trends
25 Feb 2014

London's CIOs to see average salary rise to £185,000 a year

Meanwhile, IT contractors are seeing huge year-on-year pay rises of up to 13 per cent
24 Feb 2014

Resources-to-go: an interview with Just Eat's CTO

Just Eat CTO Carlos Morgado explains to Danny Palmer how the cloud satisfies the takeaway service’s craving for innovation
11 Feb 2014

Met Police unveils £200m ‘Total Technology' strategy

Front-line officers will get tablets, as the Met aims to cut costs and reduce crime
10 Feb 2014

Cloud conundrum at Deloitte: An interview with CIO Matt Peers

Deloitte’s CIO tells Sooraj Shah of his hope that clients will fully trust the cloud in the next three years
31 Jan 2014

Why are CISOs getting the biggest salary increases?

Growing awareness of information security, lack of leaders with requisite expertise and increased budgets all reasons for jump in wage packets
23 Jan 2014

Deloitte's CIO on BYOD and collaboration

Matt Peers explains how mobility can aid productivity and flexibility in the workplace
22 Jan 2014

Cyber security talent goes to the highest bidder

The UK is widely seen as a world leader in cyber security expertise. But as Sooraj Shah reports, it is mainly those firms with the deepest pockets that are benefiting
16 Jan 2014