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Department of Health: G-Cloud is still too complex

A cloud in the shape of a G
Buying processes and CloudStore navigation are some of the pain points in procurement
07 May 2014

Department of Health selects Kahootz to replace IBM Quickr through G-Cloud

Department of Health
Move signals shift away from legacy systems and software, and embrace of "buying things as a service"
06 May 2014

Google, Facebook, Amazon unite in a bid to ensure Heartbleed doesn't happen again

heartbleed
13 technology giants team up with The Linux Foundation to support ‘critical’ open source projects
24 Apr 2014

Why the enterprise must ensure it has a proper security policy

In today's connected world a business must ensure that its mobile and web-based software is secure. This means that application security needs to be a core competence in any organisation's security strategy
15 Apr 2014

ING Bank selects HortonWorks ahead of Cloudera in a bid to exploit big data

Dutch bank wants to cut costs and improve services by replacing ageing data warehouse with a Hadoop data platform
04 Apr 2014

Putting digital first: An interview with Camden Council CIO John Jackson

Jackson tells Computing how the council’s digital strategy is changing the way its staff work
31 Mar 2014

IBM buying Cloudant? "History says they won't make it work" says MarkLogic's Gary Bloom

NoSQL turf war in full swing as MarkLogic lobs grenades at Cloudant, Cloudera and MongoDB
28 Mar 2014

BT, IBM, Capgemini to offer cyber security apprenticeships

Employers team up with e-skills UK in a bid to close 'cyber skills gap'
20 Mar 2014

IBM fires employees as part of $1bn restructuring programme

Big Blue trims wage bill in the US, following reports of redundancies made in Europe, Asia and South America
28 Feb 2014

'We’re in the midst of the most disruptive, dramatic period in IT,' claims VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger

Pat Gelsinger likens shift to DEC's rise and subsequent acquisition by Compaq 25 years ago
26 Feb 2014

IBM and AT&T join forces to exploit Internet of Things

Companies will extract and analyse data from cameras, traffic technology and utility meters in the hope that cities can 'improve urban planning'
20 Feb 2014

IBM to research 'self-destructing microprocessors' in $3.4m DARPA deal

US military research establishment to fund research into electronics that can be destroyed remotely
12 Feb 2014

Aer Lingus prepares for VDI takeoff with Tegile

Peter Gothard hears why the airline decided to eschew its old technology partner EMC and instead underpin its virtualisation and big data strategies with storage from Tegile
07 Feb 2014

From System X to System Ex

When IBM sold its PC business, observers said its x86 server systems unit would be next in line – now their predictions have come to pass. Graeme Burton reports
31 Jan 2014

Lenovo buys IBM's x86 server business for $2.3bn

IBM System X to become System-Ex with deal to sell the low-end server business to Lenovo
23 Jan 2014

Dell, Fujitsu and Lenovo to fight over IBM's low-end server business

Rumours resurface of IBM plan to off-load ailing x86 server business
22 Jan 2014

IBM suffers from dip in sales, revenues and profits in 2013 - top execs to forgo bonuses

Falls in emerging markets leaves tech giant betting on the cloud
22 Jan 2014

IBM to invest $1.2bn in 15 data centres to expand push into cloud

Global expansion as IBM attempts to double current capacity
17 Jan 2014

IBM to invest $1bn in Watson supercomputer unit

Tech giant aims to source new revenue streams from supercomputer made famous by TV show Jeopardy
09 Jan 2014

Microsoft buys Parature to boost Dynamics CRM platform

Self-service knowledge base and social media integration aimed at helping organisations to better connect with their customers
08 Jan 2014

Lawsuit accuses IBM of collaborating with NSA and hurting business with China

Louisiana Sheriffs' Pension and Relief Fund says IBM should have revealed information sooner
13 Dec 2013

HP shares jump as enterprise division sales rise

CEO Meg Whitman's belief that revenues lost from PC business can be gained from enterprise group is reinforced
27 Nov 2013

Former DWP employee slams department for "risk averse" strategy and seeking tabloid approval

Lead IT suppliers are equally to blame for project flaws, claims ex-consultant
12 Nov 2013

MPs slam DWP for 'alarmingly weak management' of Universal Credit programme

PAC not convinced that the DWP has robust plans to overcome the issues that have plagued the project's progress
07 Nov 2013