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Digital marketing budgets set to increase in 2015, says Gartner

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Technology will be leveraged in order to better connect with customers, says analyst firm
03 Nov 2014

Intel profits surge as PC market recovers

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Thirteen per cent rise in profits, eight per cent rise in sales in positive third quarter results
16 Oct 2014

Apple to unveil new iPads today as Gartner warns that the tablet computer boom is over

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New iPads to be unveiled at 6pm today as Gartner claims that tablet computer sales growth has plunged
16 Oct 2014

Top 10 IT news stories of the week: personality over technical expertise, IBM memo and a new bug worse than Heartbleed

Employees to be retrained and have their pay cut at IBM, while Spotify and IBM would hire IT staff on personality rather than skills
26 Sep 2014

75 per cent of mobile apps will fail security tests in 2015 - Gartner

Analyst warns of security risks from employees installing apps on BYOD mobile devices
15 Sep 2014

Cyber espionage by Google Glass is the next major threat to enterprise security

Some organisations are already jumping onto the wearable technology bandwagon, but are they opening up a new way in for cyber criminals? Danny Palmer investigates.
23 Jul 2014

IBM server sales slump by 25 per cent in the first quarter as competition intensifies

IBM sales meltdown as global server unit shipments increase by 1.4 per cent, according to Gartner
28 May 2014

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

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

Tablet market growth slows as devices market reaches saturation

It's becoming increasingly hard to convince consumers to purchase tablets, says Kantar Worldpanel ComTech
31 Mar 2014

Big Data Summit 2014: “Some of the best data scientists are already in our business” says Northumbrian Water

Give your data experts space to innovate, agrees MEC CIO
27 Mar 2014

TomTom steers away from 'weak' VersionOne to pick Rally Software for agile project management

TomTom vice president Janisse "had grown to hate VersionOne" at previous employer
19 Feb 2014

Is the government finally going to walk the walk with open source?

After years of talking about vendor lock-in and cutting costs, Sooraj Shah asks whether Whitehall is finally fully embracing open standards
11 Feb 2014

HSBC, Nationwide, Santander to offer Zapp mobile payments

Zapp users can pay by asking the retailer for a six-digit code, or using NFC or QR technology
15 Jan 2014

Windows device shipments to jump by a third, says Gartner

Meanwhile Windows 8.1 is to get its first upgrade, according to screenshot leaks
09 Jan 2014

IT spending to reach $3.8tn in 2014, with enterprise software in for biggest boost - Gartner

IT spending across all segments to grow in 2014, say analysts
06 Jan 2014

Big data and analytics to remain top focuses for CIOs for years - Gartner

Just 30 per cent of organisations have invested in big data, according to analyst firm
16 Dec 2013

Dreamforce 2013: Salesforce1 does not exist, it's just a branding exercise, says Gartner

'There is no ‘it’, just increased plumbing between platforms', says analyst
20 Nov 2013

Smartglasses will make workplace more efficient sooner rather than later, claims Gartner

CIOs should start preparing for technologies like Google Glass now, say analysts
06 Nov 2013

Microsoft’s 'brand perception is its main barrier' says Gartner

'This next year is fundamental for them to change this perception around,' states analyst
30 Sep 2013

Simply Business selects Microsoft's BI platform over Oracle to gain better customer insight

Oracle 'wouldn't give the same rigour, reliability and agility as Microsoft SQL Server 2012', claims company chief operating officer
03 Sep 2013

In-memory analytics, biometric authentication and 3D printing all heading for the big time – Gartner

Gartner Hype Cycle highlights new technologies that may – or may not – become embedded into everyday life
19 Aug 2013

Samsung and Android dominate global smartphone market – but Lenovo is growing fast

Gartner figures show commanding market share leads for Samsung and Android - with Motorola nowhere to be seen
14 Aug 2013

PC sales fall by one-fifth in Western Europe, claims Gartner

UK desktop and laptop sales down by one-quarter since 2010 - independent vendors hardest hit
07 Aug 2013

'Security? We've heard of it': Cloud contracts hazy on security, says Gartner

Gartner slams cloud computing companies for ambiguous contracts
01 Aug 2013