Strategy

Rural payments scheme still a "masterclass of misadministration"

NAO's third report into agency administering farm payments slams lack of progress and complexity of IT
15 Oct 2009

Outsourcing at Deutsche Bank gives IT staff a world of opportunities

Deutsche Bank’s IT chief Daniel Marovitz tells Computing about the skills that technology professionals need to thrive in a multi-sourced global IT environment
15 Oct 2009

Asset sale cash could be used for technology innovation

Business secretary Mandelson says that asset sale cash should be used for reducing UK debt, and investing in technology innovation
13 Oct 2009

Whitehall mulls plan to sell off back-office IT

Government considers bundling IT with human resources and back-office services to be run by private firms, say reports
13 Oct 2009

Tesco iPhone app goes live

Interface allows users to locate their nearest store and find grocery products in-store
12 Oct 2009

Carphone Warehouse reports broadband sales growth

Group on track to reach 4.2 million broadband customers by the end of its financial year
12 Oct 2009

Crown Prosecution Service extends deal with Logica

IT services firm picks up a three-year extension to its CPS contract, worth £113m
12 Oct 2009

EC says ICT must be 20 per cent more energy efficient by 2015

European ICT sector needs to outline steps to achieve a 20 per cent reduction in energy use by 2015
09 Oct 2009

Infosys reports positive results

Indian services provider is "cautiously optimistic" for the future
09 Oct 2009

Home Office renews £430m outsourcing contracts

New deals will cut costs by £100m over six years
09 Oct 2009

Compuware to acquire Gomez for $295m

Combined firm to offer end-to-end application performance management
07 Oct 2009

UK IT at risk of "brain drain"

Offshoring and poor career prospects are key concerns for IT professionals, says research
05 Oct 2009

Ballmer rejects call for simpler software licensing

But tells customers to email him with their problems
05 Oct 2009

Tories call for "fundamental rethink" of government IT

Shadow minister to lead review, alongside mySociety founder Tom Steinberg
05 Oct 2009

Royal Bank of Scotland set to invest £6bn in IT

Beleaguered bank resorts to technology to boost its reputation
05 Oct 2009

IBM launches cloud-based productivity suite

LotusLive iNotes lightweight cloud email system jostles with Google Apps
02 Oct 2009

UK firms pitch for CERN business

Two roadshows this week will give UK companies the chance to work on the Large Hadron Collider and other CERN projects
29 Sep 2009

Red Hat revenue up 12 per cent

Open source leader shows strong subscription revenue growth
24 Sep 2009

IT staff development programmes fail to make the grade

Current staff development strategies are not good enough to solve the IT leadership skills gap, according to a global study by Deloitte
24 Sep 2009

Government confirms broadband tax before next election

Minister for Digital Britain confirms 50p phone line levy to fund next-generation fibre infrastructure
23 Sep 2009

Web security breakthrough claim

Centre for Secure Information Technologies (CSIT) develops web content processors to combat cybercrime
23 Sep 2009

EDS is no more

Brand name synonymous with rise of outsourcing is scrapped, becoming HP Enterprise Services
23 Sep 2009

Bournemouth residents get extra fibre

Self-service portal allows customers to choose ISPs and content
23 Sep 2009

Computer Misuse Act prosecution numbers falling

Only 10 people were prosecuted successfully from 19 cases brought under the Act in 2007
23 Sep 2009