Interviews

CIO interview: Running Comparethemarket.com's IT is no simples task

CIO interview Running Comparethemarket.coms IT is no simples task
Comparethemarket.com might have Aleksandr Orlov to thank for its popularity, but it is its IT staff that keep the popular insurance comparison website number one
02 Oct 2014

NHS Spine 2: Q&A with HSCIC

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Sooraj Shah speaks to Spine programme head Andrew Meyer and solution architect Martin Sumner about the changes required at HSCIC for the switch to Spine 2
23 Sep 2014

Sophos implements Zuora, Adobe Campaign, Salesforce and SAP in major transformational programme

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Sophos CIO Jason Richards tells Sooraj Shah how the company has instilled a 'cloud-first' strategy at the firm
06 Aug 2014

CIO Interview: The world of data is your Oyster at TfL

TfL’s CIO Steve Townsend tells Sooraj Shah how data is crucial to make improvements for passengers and staff at the organisation
11 Jul 2014

Putting projects on the fast track: thetrainline.com’s CTO Mark Holt

Reflecting on his first two months in the role, Holt talks about the need for developers, DevOps, the cloud and microservices
04 Jun 2014

North-eastern promise: an interview with Durham County Council's head of ICT

In an area with above average unemployment, how can ICT be used to better serve the public and enrich their futures? Durham County Council head of IT services Phil Jackman is rising to this challenge
04 Jun 2014

Changing Times: an interview with FT CIO Christina Scott

CIO Christina Scott tells Stuart Sumner how the Financial Times uses its data to improve its service and extend the brand to new audiences via new platforms
19 May 2014

Influence - Hybrid Cloud

Stuart Sumner talks to Intel, UCAS and the Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead to find out why many companies opt for a hybrid cloud strategy
02 May 2014

Ocado – where sharp-eyed robots go to shop

Behind Ocado’s website is a technology operation that includes robotics with artificial vision to go with their artificial intelligence. Technology director Paul Clarke reveals more about Ocado’s eye-opening, high-tech developments to Graeme Burton
09 Apr 2014

How IT and collaboration tools help UNHCR improve the lives of refugees

Olivier Delarue, lead of UNHCR Innovation Unit, explains how collaboration tools are helping to provide "digital dignity" for displaced people
31 Mar 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

Revolution in Parliament: BYOD and cloud reaches the corridors of power

Joan Miller, director of Parliamentary ICT, reveals how MPs and Lords are going mobile, while migrating to cloud services
26 Mar 2014

CIO Priorities - Shiva Kumar, CIO, Snow & Rock

Graeme Burton speaks to Shiva Kumar about his priorities for this year, and why he believes cloud is the most important tech trend today
06 Mar 2014

CIO Priorities - Tony Pepper, CEO, Egress Software

Stuart Sumner speaks to Tony Pepper, CEO, Egress Software, about his priorities, and his thoughts about current technology trends
25 Feb 2014

Resources-to-go: an interview with Just Eat's CTO

Just Eat CTO Carlos Morgado explains to Danny Palmer how the cloud satisfies the takeaway service’s craving for innovation
11 Feb 2014

Cloud conundrum at Deloitte: An interview with CIO Matt Peers

Deloitte’s CIO tells Sooraj Shah of his hope that clients will fully trust the cloud in the next three years
31 Jan 2014

How Rocco Forte Hotels accommodates mobile needs of staff and guests

Rocco Forte Hotels group IT director Emmanuel Clave tells Danny Palmer how mobile devices and mobile solutions are improving day-to-day activities for both staff and guests
16 Jan 2014

Tailor-made agility at Net-a-Porter

Richard Lloyd-Williams, Net-a-Porter’s group IT director, tells Danny Palmer how organising his fast-expanding department into agile, business-focused development teams is enabling it to react more quickly to the needs of the firm and its customers
13 Jan 2014

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

From saviour to separation: an interview with the Financial Conduct Authority’s CIO Gareth Lewis

Lewis tells Sooraj Shah how he was drafted into the FSA’s 'rescue mission', before overseeing the organisation being split into the FCA and PRA
26 Nov 2013

Disaster at DWP: the full interview with DWP’s former employee

A former DWP consultant speaks exclusively to Computing’s Sooraj Shah about the IT project management issues that continue to plague the department
25 Nov 2013

NHS Spine2: Q&A with Basho, the US developer behind Riak

Basho's software engineer Sean Cribbs and marketing manager Jeremy Hill answer questions on the new infrastructure
25 Oct 2013

Welcome to the University of Google

One third of UK universities use Google Apps for Education. So what’s the attraction, and can the search giant be trusted with all that data? Peter Gothard talks to one of the first university CIOs to go down the Google route, Sheffield’s Christine Sexton
21 Oct 2013

Data: every little helps at Tesco

Tesco’s IT and marketing chiefs tell Peter Gothard how the retail giant’s new tablet device fits in with its data-gathering strategy
15 Oct 2013