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Microsoft second quarter profits fall 10 per cent - 'integration and restructuring' blamed

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Surface Pro 3 sales go up as Windows OEM revenues go down in a mixed quarter for Microsoft
28 Jan 2015

IBM: There will be layoffs, but 110,000 is 'ridiculous and baseless'

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Reports 'off by a factor of 10' says company, meaning 10,000 jobs probably to go
27 Jan 2015

UPDATED: IBM to slash over 110,000 jobs in 26 per cent workforce reduction says report

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Largest cut in history will see most layoffs in US, but global and contractors should beware for 2015
26 Jan 2015

Not one government department can say all of its staff have basic digital skills

In annual reports, each government department says it is still attempting to get all of its staff to level 7 on the digital inclusion scale
21 Jan 2015

New Public Services Network CTO aims to make PSN less complicated

James Duncan admits PSN is difficult to understand and that the current compliance regime is 'fraught with problems'
19 Jan 2015

CIOs have the skills to be COOs, claims News UK’s Chris Taylor

Taylor believes that many of the management skills necessary to be a COO will have been acquired by CIOs at some point in their careers
15 Jan 2015

Standard Chartered CIO retiring as firm announces wave of job cuts

Jan Verplancke is retiring after a decade at the firm, with a successor yet to be announced
12 Jan 2015

Hillarys looks to recruit and train graduates as IT skills squeeze tightens

£125m UK manufacturer of blinds and shutters looks for creative ways to overcome the IT skills shortage
09 Jan 2015

DWP seeks CTO to fill £135,000-a-year role

DWP looking for a CTO with a track record of enterprise transition from ageing mainframes to next-gen technology
08 Jan 2015

NHS was informed that care.data leaflets were ‘not fit for purpose’ before £1m rollout

NHS replied by claiming leaflets had already been sent to the printers and would not be recalled
07 Jan 2015

Intel splashes out $300m on diversity drive

After #gamergate and #nadellagate, the company shows determination to attract more women and minorities
07 Jan 2015

Westminster City Council CIO role ‘to be deleted’ as part of revised Tri-Borough shared services strategy

New proposals suggest Tri-borough can make savings of £6.55m a year
06 Jan 2015

Department for Transport seeks support for public transport data standards

Department of Transport looking for contractor with "excellent working knowledge" of travel information standards
06 Jan 2015

Computing readers’ top 10 stories of 2014

Here are the homegrown articles that grabbed IT leaders' attention this year
22 Dec 2014

Global governments negotiating ‘mega trade deal’ to threaten internet freedoms and international privacy, alleges ‘leaked’ report

Cross-border information exchange and ISP management are focus
19 Dec 2014

Intel's Chris Shaw on getting into big data

When 'double digit growth' in data just isn't enough, new plans are needed...
19 Dec 2014

IT Leaders Summit: What is the biggest challenge facing you right now?

IT chiefs reflect on their main focuses in an ever-changing technological landscape
17 Dec 2014

Christmas - saved: A video interview with Santa's CIO

Rudolph may guide the sleigh, but this guy's co-ordinating a big-data revolution 2,000 years in the making.
17 Dec 2014

Up-skill or lose out - VMware CIO Tony Scott's advice to employees

IT staff who don't want to learn new skills need to be sat down and shown where the company intends to go - and the skills it needs to get there
17 Dec 2014

IT Leaders Summit: The delegates' key takeaways

Key discussion points from Computing's most recent summit for CIOs and other IT leaders
17 Dec 2014

IT Leaders Summit: CIOs give advice for their peers

Industry luminaries pass on their wisdom at Computing's exclusive event
16 Dec 2014

IT Leaders Summit: Will the CMO ever replace the CIO?

It's a real question for some IT leaders, but the relationship may be better viewed in a more constructive way
16 Dec 2014

Hacked Sony staff ‘should not worry about studio’s future’ assures CEO Lynton

Company prepares for 'Christmas gift' of more data leaks
16 Dec 2014

Technology focus for 2015: Intel

What is Intel's IT director for EMEA and APAC planning for next year and beyond?
15 Dec 2014