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James Brokenshire on the cyber role of the National Crime Agency

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"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?

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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

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“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

RBS picks Microsoft SQL Server 2012 PDW solution in a bid to increase efficiency

RBS can now understand its customers better, claims chief analytics officer Alan Grogan
13 Mar 2014

Meet IT's new boss: The CMO...

A growing number of CIOs are having to fend off an outright takeover by sales and marketing departments
12 Mar 2014

IT Leaders' Forum: Security in the age of insecurity

How can organisations avoid falling dangerously behind in the cyber security arms race?
11 Mar 2014

Camden Council CIO hits out at G-Cloud complexity

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

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

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