Strategy

Microsoft launches Azure cloud platform

Product will be available in the new year, but billing system will not be ready until February
18 Nov 2009

HP strike ballot threatens DWP projects

EDS workers unhappy with conditions since last year's buyout
17 Nov 2009

Fujitsu strike action averted

Talks will continue with hope of reaching a resolution by Christmas
16 Nov 2009

Cisco ups offer for Tandberg by extra $400 million

Cisco's new bid requires 90 per cent endorsement from stakeholders
16 Nov 2009

Asos.com defies downturn

Online retailer sees benefits of customer facing initiatives
16 Nov 2009

BT outlook slightly improved amid pension and IT services worries

Restructuring of firm continues apace but pensions deficit doubles
12 Nov 2009

Urban Outfitters to introduce multichannel sales capability

Retailer wants to streamline order management with new platform
11 Nov 2009

Brittany Ferries improves online search

New search functionality should boost web sales
11 Nov 2009

Sainsbury's increases investment in online operations

Retailer pours cash into non-food web set-up and online grocery sales continue to grow
11 Nov 2009

Oracle : "EU doesn’t understand open source"

Oracle criticises European Commission's objections to its acquisition of MySQL
10 Nov 2009

British Gas favoured in Accenture lawsuit judgment

High Court issues judgment on points raised by the supplier over troubled billing platform
09 Nov 2009

Sun sees sales drop by 25 per cent

The company will also slash 10 per cent of its workforce due to delays in its acquisition by Oracle
09 Nov 2009

Government to proceed with internet snooping plan

Suppliers will be forced to retain details of all electronic communications for use by law enforcement and security services
09 Nov 2009

Capgemini revenue declines

Third-quarter results hit by reduced IT spending
06 Nov 2009

Hamleys.com suffers major interruption

Downtime on the toy retailer’s web site prevents thousands from shopping
04 Nov 2009

Logica cost cuts steady the ship

Third-quarter revenue at services firm up two per cent on same period last year
04 Nov 2009

Cardiff Council strikes deal with TCS

15-year contract with Indian IT supplier claimed to be a local authority first
03 Nov 2009

Fujitsu staff vote for industrial action

Pension reduction is unnecessary in a profitable company, says union
02 Nov 2009

Amnesty International revamps web infrastructure

Charity moves to a hosted environment as part of major overhaul
29 Oct 2009

Unisys results exceed expectations

Vendor's shares spike following successful turnaround programme
29 Oct 2009

Online retailers come bottom in data security survey

Banks command most trust, but all sectors need to raise their game, says study
29 Oct 2009

Department for Children, Schools & Families seeks IT supplier in £200m deal

DCSF wants to sign a four-year framework agreement for strategic IT services
28 Oct 2009

SAP revenue plummets

“Slower than expected” growth in emerging markets hit software giant badly
28 Oct 2009

Profit rises at Wipro

Indian supplier reports positive results and sees improvement in client demand
27 Oct 2009