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Case Study: Private cloud at Wolfestone

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Translation services firm explains why it has deployed a private cloud system rather than public or hybrid variants
26 Oct 2012

Plans for online patient access to medical records 'open to abuse', warns ICO

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ICO welcomes public access to private medical records, but precautions need to be in place, says David Evans
25 Oct 2012

Cleaning out the data pipes


22 Oct 2012

Google says security is better in the cloud, but many doubts remain

Eran Feigenbaum says cloud security offers more protection, but Computing research suggests he has an uphill struggle convincing others
16 Oct 2012

BMC stitched up by Singer


16 Oct 2012

PSN 'is a journey', says Cabinet Office as CIOs criticise public network

PSN 'not well-developed enough' for full use say council leaders
16 Oct 2012

Making a Europe fit for the cloud

The global nature of cloud computing is creating headaches for those trying to craft a coherent set of rules
16 Oct 2012

Case study: Morrison's data warehouse

Supermarket chain bemoans lack of technical skills in the north, but benefits from IT layoffs at HBOS
03 Oct 2012

HMRC to move storage to the G-Cloud

Cloud service switch to be complete by April 2013 and will save £1m
28 Sep 2012

CSC finally implements Lorenzo patient records management system

Manchester’s Tameside Hospital becomes first user of much-criticised system
18 Sep 2012

TalkTalk selects QlikView over Tableau for ‘cheaper and easier deployment’

Business intelligence platform reduces time to create reports
17 Sep 2012

Data sharing "in danger of becoming one of the big consumer issues of our time"

Public anxiety over information sharing is an issue that needs addressing, says report
14 Sep 2012

Case studies needed to overcome cloud concerns

Cisco CTO believes businesses need more positive use-case examples
07 Sep 2012

Jimmy Wales and Sir Tim-Berners Lee slam Data Communications Bill

Wikipedia founder calls controversial Bill a 'snooper's charter', while Berners-Lee labels it 'draconian'
06 Sep 2012

The cloud – business continuity at affordable pricing?


05 Sep 2012

Wikileaks supporter hacks police website, publishes data

Login details of Hertfordshire Police officers published online
31 Aug 2012

UK data breaches up by 1,000 per cent in five years

'Startling' figures from Imation Corp reveal massive security breaches across all sectors
30 Aug 2012

Why some firms aren’t taxed by data rules


16 Aug 2012

SAP and Oracle 'shrink-wrapped solutions no substitute for deep big data analysis, says Centiq

Off-the-shelf analysis solutions will 'stimulate imaginations' in preparation for better third-party options, says cloud infrastructure firm
13 Aug 2012

Wozniak: Cloud is going to be ‘horrendous’

Apple co-founder says loss of control will cause 'horrible problems'
06 Aug 2012

Cloud providers show 'little thought' for security says forensic expert

Onus for improvement on customers, not providers, he adds
02 Aug 2012

How Tesco and co are testing the limits of customer data exploitation

If a consumer agrees to share information with retailers, can they complain when data about their shopping habits and lifestyle choices are used to milk them for more money?
04 Jul 2012

Cisco 'didn’t demonstrate value for money' says UK dairy firm switching to Avaya

Dairy Crest drops Cisco and Nortel and goes for the udder guys in new deal
29 Jun 2012

Easyjet and Virgin Atlantic IT chiefs urge airlines to collaborate

Airlines and airports should work together to create 'rich app'
25 Jun 2012