Strategy

NHS trusts take control of network traffic management

NHS shared IT service is using network traffic analysis to boost performance
13 Aug 2008

Online sales to surpass high street in 2026

Continued internet transaction growth will account for more than half of UK’s retail market, says research
13 Aug 2008

GPS-based car insurance faces security concerns

Potential issues related to security, data management and cost of systems hamper future uptake of GPS use in the car insurance industry
13 Aug 2008

Home Office issues "snooper's charter" details

Emails, text and web use data to be made available to public sector bodies
13 Aug 2008

Nottingham University ships 500 PCs abroad

Donation of computers to charity Computer Aid International ensures WEEE compliance
12 Aug 2008

Accord saves £150,000 per year by automating invoicing

Improved document processing times achieved at the advertising group thanks to new system
12 Aug 2008

Telecoms firms set to change their business

Majority will offer services minimally related to telecommunications by 2012
12 Aug 2008

Rentokil Initial enhances software management

Business services group hopes to generate big savings via improved view of IT systems
12 Aug 2008

Banks charging for mobile banking texts

Consumers are now being charged for SMS services that used to be offered for free
12 Aug 2008

Carphone Warehouse improves staff monitoring

Scheduling system keeps tabs on payroll spending and aims to improve customer service
11 Aug 2008

TfL terminates Oyster IT contract

Consortium including EDS and Cubic is shown the door to generate savings
11 Aug 2008

CIOs confused over how to calculate carbon footprint

Fujitsu Services survey finds lack of advice on what CIOs should be included in carbon footprint
08 Aug 2008

AOL troubles Google

Google announces in quarterly report its AOL investment could be impaired
08 Aug 2008

Barclays hit by £2bn downturn loss

The bank expects market conditions to remain tough and focuses on rationalising IT spend
07 Aug 2008

Virtualisation hems in costs

Fashion retailer trims upgrade costs by opting for virtualised servers
07 Aug 2008

Retailers to increase multi-channel IT investment

And off-the-shelf systems are given preference as IT budgets tighten, says research
06 Aug 2008

Inmarsat profits up 30 per cent

Portable satellite modems and in-flight GSM networks boost revenue for UK mobile broadband communications firm
06 Aug 2008

Cisco profit stable amid economic woes

Enterprise spending on networking equipment up 13 per cent
06 Aug 2008

Joint venture threatened as Siemens mulls split with Fujitsu

Fujitsu Siemens Computers may be sold or dismantled, says the Wall Street Journal
06 Aug 2008

Jaguar Land Rover begins IT migration

Move of more than 1,000 IT systems from former parent Ford expected to complete within 18 months
06 Aug 2008

A nation of mobile shoppers in waiting

Young people first in line to buying online goods and services using mobile phones
06 Aug 2008

New Look embraces the fashion for Web 2.0

Data capture via online community is expected to generate commercial returns
05 Aug 2008

Microsoft to retire Windows?

New operating system under development rumoured to be replacement for Windows for the internet era
05 Aug 2008

IT frustrates call centre agents

Unreliable technology ranks first as most stressful factor for UK call centre staff, says research
05 Aug 2008