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Bestival selects Six Degrees Group to underpin festival website infrastructure

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Music festival opts for scalable solution to manage demand in run-up to and during four-day event
26 Jun 2014

IBM, HP, Atos chasing Lufthansa IT infrastructure business

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Company "in talks with several sector heavyweights"
22 Apr 2014

Energy firms 'increasingly vulnerable to catastrophic cyber attacks'

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Marsh report warns industrial control systems leaving 'open door' for hackers
18 Mar 2014

More action needed to tackle "critical national issue" of electric grid cyber security

Report by Bipartisan Policy Center sets out recommendations to protect US power from hackers
03 Mar 2014

Google Fiber plans expansion into 34 more US cities

Rapid advance could spell serious threat to established telcos
20 Feb 2014

US government sets out cyber security framework for business and industry

Voluntary framework to protect against cyber threats laid out by NIST and Barack Obama
13 Feb 2014

India investigate Huawei for spying on networks

Chinese telecoms firm accused of hacking state-owned systems
06 Feb 2014

Data available online leaves UK infrastructure vulnerable to cyber attacks - IET

Institution of Engineering and Technology warns 'low level of technical knowledge' required to mount attacks thanks to freely available information
06 Feb 2014

Web firms welcome Cable's comments on cyber security, but say more needs to be done

Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills met with industry to discuss protecting critical infrastructure from cyber attack
05 Feb 2014

UK regional comms exchanges are not “dark, satanic mills” and are “missed opportunity” says LINX CEO

The UK's shipbuilding days are long gone and digital infrastructure is the future, says the man in charge of 80 per cent of the country’s net data flow
29 Jan 2014

London Westminster City Council introduces smart parking system

System will direct drivers to vacant spaces and allow the council to implement more flexible pricing policies
16 Jan 2014

Phones 4u selects Cisco's network over HP and Brocade in infrastructure upgrade

Logicalis selected to design and implement the core network for mobile phone retailer
17 Dec 2013

Interview: Raising IT's profile at Skanska

Computing speaks to Steve Capper, director of IT at construction giant Skanska, about re-energising a stale IT environment
09 Dec 2013

Cyber skills gap – where does the fault lie?

Are unrealistic recruitment policies to blame for the UK’s cyber skills crisis? Sooraj Shah weighs up the evidence
06 Dec 2013

Eastbourne council goes flat out for efficiency

Peter Gothard reports on how Eastbourne Borough Council has harnessed new technology to flatten its management structure and streamline service delivery
13 Nov 2013

NIST releases cyber security framework to help US firms reduce risks

President Obama had instructed NIST to develop a voluntary framework for critical infrastucture owners and operators in February
23 Oct 2013

Oracle OpenWorld 2013: Dell and Oracle to 'deepen relationship', announces Michael Dell

Software and hardware collaborations come in three new reveals
25 Sep 2013

Poundland outsources network and data centre requirements to NextiraOne

NextiraOne will provide IT support, performance monitoring and network optimisation, among other managed services
23 Sep 2013

Data centres don’t need air conditioning, says Facebook

'Operators need to push the envelope harder,' says Open Compute guru Frankovsky
19 Sep 2013

Hackers threatened to cut power to London Olympics opening ceremony

London 2012 officials feared hackers might disrupt stadium's electricity supply as millions watched
08 Jul 2013

UK needs sanctioned networks 'dedicated to government-only activity' to protect against hackers

Coventry University's Dr Siraj Shaikh tells Computing more needs to be done to protect infrastructure against hackers
01 Jul 2013

Education helps Miami International Airport reduce threat of 20,000 cyber attacks a day

Director of information systems and telecommunications Maurice Jenkins tells Computing how he's protecting the airport from hackers
20 Jun 2013

Israel under 'non-stop' cyber attack from Iran

Iran and its allies targeting Israeli infrastructure, Netanyahu claims
10 Jun 2013

Government defends Huawei after MPs warn on security

MPs 'shocked' by complacency over security in Huawei/BT deal
06 Jun 2013