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Auto Trader owners could replace iPhones with Windows Phones

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Trader Media Group's CIO says Android has too many security vulnerabilities
07 Mar 2013

Horse meat saga: CIO explains how IT can help

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IT's role is to ensure processes run properly and the supply chain is correctly managed
06 Mar 2013

Boots contactless payments rollout 'to go nationwide'

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Visa Europe and Streamline to allow contactless payments of under £20 across more stores
15 Feb 2013

Government CIO Andy Nelson appointed as IT chief at DWP

Nelson will help deliver major welfare reforms. No news on his replacement as government CIO
06 Feb 2013

Bang, and the server is gone...

Disgruntled Frost & Sullivan employee sabotaged servers by spraying them with Cillit Bang
05 Feb 2013

John Lewis to expand IT department by 25 per cent

Department store groups hiring 100 business-focused IT staff in 'omni-channel retail' drive
22 Jan 2013

CISOs: Big security vendors caught on the hop by rise in enterprise mobility

CISOs of Network Rail, Commerzbank, Field Fisher Waterhouse slate bigger vendors for slow response to BYOD
16 Jan 2013

Barclays’ own cloud technology 'will slash 90 per cent of IT costs'

Bank is also starting to use the Linux operating system
07 Jan 2013

Philip Langsdale, DWP CIO, passes away aged 56

Langsdale was well respected within the industry
02 Jan 2013

Tech visionaries recognised in New Year Honours List

Ian Livingstone and Martha Lane Fox among those awarded
29 Dec 2012

Broadband in 2013: Four-letter words beginning with 'F'

BT’s FTTC rollout to near end, as the UK gets its first look at FTTH
26 Dec 2012

Influence: Enterprise App Stores

Computing speaks to UK-based firms about their use of bespoke app stores for their business
19 Dec 2012

Essex County Council awards £81m PSN contract

Joint venture awarded contract which aims to reduce council's spend
19 Dec 2012

Video: McAfee's CTO on UK government cyber security spending

How effectively has the UK government spent its £650m cyber security budget? Raj Samani offers his thoughts.
18 Dec 2012

Liam Maxwell named as first ever government chief technology officer

Former deputy CIO will report to Mike Bracken
14 Dec 2012

CA Technologies hires former Taleo CEO as new chief

Michael Gregoire to replace William McCracken in January
13 Dec 2012

Wi-Fi arrives at 20 more London Underground stations

Camden Town is now among 92 Wi-Fi enabled stations
11 Dec 2012

Crash Podcast: 2012 - A year in IT

Join the Computing team for a review of the top IT news stories from 2012
06 Dec 2012

SaaS shares buoyant as consumer-focused firms founder

Recent IPOs reveal a marked preference among investors for B2B software firms
06 Dec 2012

Influence: The Endpoint

Computing looks at the explosion of choice in the enterprise endpoint market, and what leading firms are doing to offer choice to employees whilst still being able to provide appropriate support
28 Nov 2012

HMRC CIO Phil Pavitt leaves for new role at Aviva

Pavitt joins long list of public sector CIOs to switch to private sector, while deputy Mark Hall steps up
23 Nov 2012

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

Computing is proud to announce the winners of this year's prestigious UK IT Industry Awards
15 Nov 2012

Staff emails 'don't belong to the business'

Businesses don't have right of access to staff email – unless they contain confidential or copyrighted information
09 Nov 2012

Our role will not disappear: PwC CIO fires back at Groupama CIO

Edinburgh Airport head of IT also responds to claims that CIO and CEO roles will merge
18 Oct 2012