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Pension Protection Fund tenders for managed services contract

Pensions Regulator
Contract will include desktop and server support, Saas and G-Cloud services, among others
05 Mar 2012

Success by Planning for IT Project Failure: Part 2 – Failure of a Customer’s Performance Obligations

27 Feb 2012

Interview: Phil Pavitt, CIO, HMRC

HMRC CIO Phil Pavitt
HMRC’s CIO plans to consolidate the department’s vast and disparate IT arsenal on to a mere 13 machines over the next five years
22 Feb 2012

Success by planning for IT failure – part 1: Scope and scope creep

21 Feb 2012

If Maude was really serious about waste...

21 Feb 2012

Government launches project leadership academy

Major Leadership Projects Academy aims to reduce Whitehall's reliance on costly external consultancy
08 Feb 2012

Post Office seeks partner for £150m IT overhaul

Potential suppliers require a minimum turnover of £20m per annum
03 Feb 2012

Lufthansa Cargo selects CA to aid its business agility

CA Clarity PPM chosen to improve processes
10 Jan 2012

Chain Reaction Cycles selects Dell to refresh IT infrastructure

Online bike store to use VMware’s virtual environment to boost flexibility
19 Dec 2011

Interview: James Thomas, IT director, University College London Hospital

With UCLH implementing one of the first large-scale fixed mobile convergence projects in the UK, James Thomas talks Computing through the process
16 Dec 2011

Staffordshire councils prepare for £20m CRM migration

10 local authorities are looking to replace Oracle CRM system with cloud-based alternative
07 Dec 2011

Premiere Products updates ERP to improve forecasting

UK-based maker of cleaning products is migrating its ERP system to IFS software
17 Nov 2011

Energy giants give users more control over their consumption

British Gas and E.ON talk about the technology behind their respective smart meter rollouts
14 Nov 2011

Smart meter rollout presents numerous technical challenges

The task facing the UK’s energy suppliers is daunting given the technical complexity involved and the consequences of getting it wrong
14 Nov 2011

Opinion: Giving projects a clean bill of health

There are two essential criteria that all projects must meet if they are to have any chance of success
10 Nov 2011

British American Tobacco explains its global SAP strategy

Ambitious ERP project will will culminate in a single instance of SAP operating in 65 global markets by 2016
08 Nov 2011

Opinion: Catching the E-train

Neglect end-user training at your peril – it can bring a whole IT project crashing down
02 Nov 2011

It’s the final countdown...

With just days to go to the UK IT Industry Awards ceremony, we focus on the finalists in the Business Project of the Year category, sponsored by TDX
01 Nov 2011

Data warehouse switchover pays off for Morgan Stanley

IT chief reveals how firm used parallel simulation to minimise risk
06 Oct 2011

Tesco confirms £40m delay to bank systems upgrade

Customer troubles this summer persuade Tesco to slow down bank system migration
05 Oct 2011

Whitehall IT waste: time to name and shame

04 Oct 2011

IT in healthcare pt3: Liverpool trusts aim to pull plug on paper records

The use of electronic patient records is delivering significant efficiency gains to trusts in and around the city
04 Oct 2011

Energy giant gives firms online access to consumption data

Scottish and Southern Energy is using Information Builders' Webfocus BI suite to feed usage data to 420,000 business customers
28 Sep 2011

MP exposes another massive government IT overspend

Passport Service systems have cost over four times their original estimate
26 Sep 2011