Analysis

Dr. Martens selects ‘value for money’ ShoreTel over Cisco, Avaya, Mytel

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UK clothing company intends to use Shoretel globally and incorporate Unified Comms in supply chain too
30 Jan 2015

CIO: 'Career is Over' or the new route to being the CEO?

Chris Taylor chief operating officer of News UK
CIOs are no longer thinking of their title as Career Is Over, but can they make it in other senior executive roles?
27 Jan 2015

A smarter home is a safer home - but it may not be such a private home

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Martin Vesper of DigitalSTROM on how dumb appliances are becoming intelligent and connecting to services in the cloud
27 Jan 2015

BETT 2015: How is the IT industry reacting to the demands of a new curriculum?

Education secretary has eye on IT not just as a skill, but as a way to revolutionise teaching through big data and IoT
23 Jan 2015

Big data and the need for speed

The database can be a bottleneck in organisations' efforts to gain actionable insights from their data, says EXASOL CMO
23 Jan 2015

Why NoSQL? MarkLogic's VP engineering explains what customers are looking for

Dave Gorbet says the need to integrate multiple sources is the main reason firms are turning to NoSQL
21 Jan 2015

Banks' IT ring-fencing headache

UK banks will soon start work on ring-fencing their 'core activities' by order of regulators – and that will mean at least four years of IT pain in order to do the job properly
21 Jan 2015

'Do your homework, don't over-promise and don't lock us in': advice to vendors from leading CIOs

Twelve leading CIOs give their views on third party contractors
20 Jan 2015

Compuware: When one becomes two

After 40 years, Compuware is splitting up and going private – with the promise of more innovation for customers
19 Jan 2015

Peterborough City Council sees bright future in the cloud with Amazon Web Services

Richard Godfrey, ICT, strategy, infrastructure and programme manager for Peterborough Council, explains how AWS will help the authority to cut costs and boost efficiency
19 Jan 2015

Privacy campaigner: Why I hope Microsoft loses court case against the NSA

Case is a smokescreen to allow snooping as usual and we should all avoid the US public cloud until things change, says Caspar Bowden
13 Jan 2015

Facebook challenges YouTube's video dominance with QuickFire and Wit.ai acquisitions

Start-ups gain huge audience in Facebook deal, as social network aims to encourage users to ditch YouTube in favour of its own service
09 Jan 2015

Will 2015 be the 'year of re-platforming' as firms move wholesale to NoSQL and Hadoop?

Couchbase CEO Bob Wiederhold says the stars are aligned for big changes in enterprise data platforms this year
07 Jan 2015

Research: Anatomy of the perfect CIO

What are the personality traits required of this most demanding of roles? Computing interviewed 12 CIOs to find out
05 Jan 2015

Review: Nuance Dragon NaturallySpeaking 13

Speech recognition is making a big noise on smartphones, but is it anything to shout about on the PC?
02 Jan 2015

Top 10 public sector IT stories of 2014

For once, the year wasn't filled with government IT lows, as there were highs too
24 Dec 2014

Balancing customer data privacy and exploitation

CIOs of three huge online companies weigh in on how corporations can make the most out of data without compromising consumer privacy
23 Dec 2014

Press Association picks EE to ensure journalists can work securely on the go

Journalists have to use Samsung S4 minis as they come equipped with Samsung Knox
19 Dec 2014

Combat Stress improves mental health care for military veterans with Dell infrastructure revamp

'They really just blew all the other people at the table out the water,' Combat Stess CIO Richard Burley tells Computing
19 Dec 2014

Could the CIO replace the CMO?

The CMO needs to watch out, because marketing is increasingly about technology, hears the audience at Computing's IT Leaders Summit
18 Dec 2014

Building Zones installs first ever global 801.11ac Wi-Fi network at Eversheds

Why wireless networking specialist Building Zones won the best networking project category at the 2014 UK IT Awards
15 Dec 2014

The Exceptional CIO - exclusive report from Computing

Ground-breaking research into what really makes CIOs tick and their strategies for success
12 Dec 2014

Why Channel 4 chose open-source MuleSoft over 'prohibitively expensive' Oracle and Microsoft

James Curran, senior project manager in Channel 4's information systems department, tells Computing how open-source Mule ESB has benefited the broadcaster
08 Dec 2014

BSkyB customer intelligence arm selects Automation Consultants to reduce time taken to deploy application

Sky IQ wanted to cut down automated deployment time of viewer intelligence platform
08 Dec 2014