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Windows XP expires today: here's what you need to do…

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What are the best practices for organisations wanting to shift away from XP?
08 Apr 2014

Big Data Summit 2014: Delegates' view

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Delegates at Computing's recent Big Data Summit 2014 discuss their issues with the technology trend
08 Apr 2014

Can big data and privacy coexist?

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In their eagerness to harness big data for commercial gain, are enterprises showing a blatant disregard for the privacy of their customers?
08 Apr 2014

Computing wins award for History of IT Infographic

Groundbreaking infographic showcasing 40 years of IT excellence recognised by prestigious Internet Advertising Competition award
04 Apr 2014

Big Data Summit 2014: Real world approaches to managing big data

In this panel sessions from Computing's recent Big Data Summit, a panel of CIOs discuss their approach to tackling their big data challenges
04 Apr 2014

Big Data Summit 2014 - Keeping your data lake pure and secure

Intel's Richard Pilling explains how to ensure your structured and unstructured data is of high quality, and stored safely
03 Apr 2014

Big Data Summit 2014 - Latest Developments

Missed Computing's Big Data Summit 2014? This video brings you up to speed on the latest developments in the industry, and the thoughts of the firms offering the leading-edge solutions to help you fully exploit both structured and unstructured data
03 Apr 2014

Big data 2014: what a difference a year makes

In the first of two features revealing the results of Computing research into big data adoption, John Leonard reports on the lessons IT leaders are learning as projects move from the theoretical to the practical
02 Apr 2014

Big data: the view from the sharp end

Stuart Sumner analyses the responses to Computing’s Big Data Summit 2014 polls
01 Apr 2014

How IT and collaboration tools help UNHCR improve the lives of refugees

Olivier Delarue, lead of UNHCR Innovation Unit, explains how collaboration tools are helping to provide "digital dignity" for displaced people
31 Mar 2014

Big Data Summit 2014: eBay, TfL and others use social analytics to improve customer service

Major organisations in different industries are monitoring social channels to improve their services
28 Mar 2014

Big Data Summit 2014: It’s easier to learn to code than to learn soft skills, says eBay’s head of EU analytics

Being able to hold a conversaton with executives is critical and is harder to learn, Davide Cervellin tells delegates
28 Mar 2014

Sony Pictures CIO calls for greater IT collaboration between competing studios

Eric Iverson wants studios in the US to collaborate with European studios on certain aspects of IT
25 Mar 2014

Building a smarter university

University of Southampton data centre manager Mike Powell tells Danny Palmer how a string of recent infrastructure projects will benefit students, staff – and the environment
25 Mar 2014

M&S CIO Darrell Stein to step down this summer

2010's Computing/BCS CIO of the Year spent eight years at retailer and helped to develop new e-commerce platform
25 Mar 2014

IT Leaders' Forum: the risks and rewards of cloud

For many organisations, the thought of shifting monolithic application architecture to the cloud is daunting. For others, though, it is the solution to entrenched problems
21 Mar 2014

The make-up of a Fortune 100 CIO

Majority of Fortune 100 CIOs are male, internally promoted and white
20 Mar 2014

How UEFA changed the rules on cloud

UEFA is more than just a rule-maker and fixture computer. It transmits games across Europe and manages key footballing and event databases, which it has moved towards the cloud. Graeme Burton reports
20 Mar 2014

Reaction: How to make SMEs love the cloud

John Leonard asks three providers why many small firms are reluctant to dive into the cloud and what they plan to do about it
19 Mar 2014

Winning the battle on mobile file sharing

Workshare CEO Anthony Foy explains how firms are meeting the challenge of 'bring your own application'
18 Mar 2014

James Brokenshire on the cyber role of the National Crime Agency

"The NCA is leading in the fight against the most serious and organised cyber criminals," says former government security minister in an exclusive interview with Computing
14 Mar 2014

Cyber security - what does the future hold?

Callum Sinclair, partner at law firm DLA Piper, reflects on the EU Directive for Network and Information Security - and highlights the risks in imposing more red tape on businesses
14 Mar 2014

Severn Trent looking past BB10 with “much wider, holistic view” for five-year BYOD plan

“We’ve been a big customer of BlackBerry…” laments Hrycyk
14 Mar 2014

4G for enterprise? Fix 3G coverage first, says Severn Trent CIO

Patchy UK provision remains "biggest problem" for enterprise mobility at company, says Hrycyk
13 Mar 2014