Software

Time to market could be reduced if companies used existing unified comms technologies better

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Quick win possible if firms extend use of collaboration tools outside of the organisation
28 Jan 2015

AstraZeneca chooses Box for content sharing across 51,000 employees

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Cloud firm’s successful IPO starts with a bang
27 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

Google defends policy to abandon security fixes on Android versions older than KitKat

Is Android finally too fragmented to keep supporting earlier WebKit builds?
26 Jan 2015

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

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

Confirmed: Windows enterprise users to also receive free Windows 10 upgrades

Windows 7, 8 and 8.1 all included under same agreement as consumers
23 Jan 2015

Oracle pushes record number of patches in latest security update - and urges users to apply them ASAP

169 security fixes for Oracle database, enterprise software and Java intended to fix critical vulnerabilities
22 Jan 2015

WhatsApp launches web messenger for browsers

But Apple Mac users won't be able to use it due to 'platform limitations'
22 Jan 2015

Windows 10 to be free to users of Windows 7 and 8 - but will Microsoft's 'as a service' aspirations put people off?

Augmented reality visor, more on Universal Apps for Windows Phone and 4K Surface Hub display also unveiled by Microsoft
21 Jan 2015

Canonical makes pitch for internet of things as Accenture says IoT market could boost UK economy by £350bn

Slimline version of Ubuntu intended for high-powered embedded devices announced by Canonical
21 Jan 2015

Windows 10: What does the enterprise want?

Cross-device functionality, flexible licences or a dependable 'virtual secretary'? We hope it'll all come together
21 Jan 2015

HP-Autonomy fraud investigation dropped by Serious Fraud Office

SFO says that there is 'insufficient evidence' to continue fraud investigation
20 Jan 2015

SAP cuts 2017 profit outlook by £1.1bn due to cloud move

Keeping up with the Joneses is a pricey business
20 Jan 2015

Peterborough City Council wants to drop 'expensive' Microsoft for open source and collaborative tools

'We've looked at applications like Word and Excel and actually find that most people in the council use them very rarely nowadays,' Richard Godfrey, ICT, strategy, infrastructure and programme manager tells Computing
19 Jan 2015

Data needs 'standard shipping crates' says SAP CTO

The only true big data disruption will come from organisations working together, says Khan
16 Jan 2015

Google Glass off the shelves as Just Eat pronounces the device 'rubbish' and reveals it will not develop for the hardware

Google adamant that the device is not dead
16 Jan 2015

Google angers Microsoft (again) with another security flaw disclosure

Microsoft claims that Google's disclosures increase the risk of zero-day exploits
16 Jan 2015

SThree selects 1E Nomad ahead of Adaptiva OneSite for software deployment because of 'ease of use'

SThree employees would have required training to use OneSite but this wasn't necessary for Nomad
14 Jan 2015

Gatwick CIO plans to harness big data and make airport 'the Uber of aviation'

Analysis of customer data is leading to new and improved products and services, says Michael Ibbitson
14 Jan 2015

Care.data and big data will fill 'dangerous gaps' in NHS and futureproof it with genomics, argues Tim Kelsey

National director for patients and information Tim Kelsey believes 2015 will be the year big data goes big in the NHS
13 Jan 2015

ICO alone isn't enough to deal with big data issues, warns Policy Exchange

Eddie Copeland tells Big Data Breakfast audience that an Office of Data Responsibility is needed to tackle 'data schizophrenia'
13 Jan 2015

Windows 7 mainstream support ends today

Just finished migrating from Windows XP to Windows 7? Microsoft discontinues mainstream support today
13 Jan 2015

Cameron calls for more government internet surveillance powers following Charlie Hebdo attack

Prime Minister will revive controversial Snoopers' Charter, should the Conservatives win the general election
12 Jan 2015

Windows 10 and Intel Skylake microprocessors won't make a dent in PC and laptop sales, warn manufacturers

Digitimes: Microsoft and Intel to board Skylake for Windows 10, but manufacturers see no spike in PC sales coming
12 Jan 2015