Kier Group CIO Duncan Stott explains how a £30m ERP rollout and ambitious mobile app strategy are helping to lay the foundations for the construction firm’s rapid expansion
The Oscars of IT, from Computing and the BCS, the Chartered Institute for IT, have happened! Find out who won right here
Telefonica CIO Brendan O’Rourke talks to Stuart Sumner about his single-stack SaaS philosophy, outsourcing, and how legacy problems can be very apparent to your customers
City Index group CIO Mike Lear tells Danny Palmer how continuous testing, DevOps and a focus on mobile are helping to keep the spread betting firm ahead of the game
EE, O2 and GSMA underline opposition to plans, but rural business group says thousands would benefit
MPs call for social media firms to simplify terms and conditions on data use as Twitter reveals plans to track users' apps
'Most people click yes to terms and conditions contracts without reading them, because they are often laughably long and written in the kind of legalese you need a law degree from the USA to understand,' says Andrew Miller MP
'Not a matter of if, but when' attacks will happen says VP of research, IDC Health Insights
But landmark vote unlikely to make any impact
Dustan Steer, Taker Baker IT director, tells Computing why the fashion retailer selected HP to help improve its ERP systems
Liam Maxwell: Open standards and focus on inter-operability has opened the way to 'government as a platform'
Maxwell expects continuity of IT even if there is a change of government after the general election in 2015
Estate agent website is becoming increasingly important in the competative housing and rental market
Sometimes the answer you seek is sitting right under your nose - the trick is whether or not your software vendor decides to tell you...
Broadcaster is looking to optimise audience metrics through real-time monitoring of data
Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals: warnings on cyber criminal and hacker threats ahead of Christmas retail rush
Consumers warned 'too good to be true' offers are likely to be ploys by cyber criminals and hackers to steal data
As the barriers between public and private cloud are broken down, the hybrid model is becoming increasingly practicable
The V3 Technology Awards will be held at the May Fair, London on Friday, 28 November 2014
The IT Leaders Summit will bring together around 50 IT Leaders from Computing’s ‘IT Leaders 100’ in an exclusive private members’ club setting in Central London. The event will cover key industry issues as well as provide an opportunity to hear from renowned industry leaders revealing their IT strategy. Additionally, Will Carling former England Rugby Union Captain will be delivering the afternoon keynote address. On the day Computing will be announcing the top 10 IT Leaders from the‘IT Leaders Top 100’. This event offers a unique opportunity to share thought leadership and meet technology heads with real buying power, in a focused environment.
Following the huge success of the Big Data & Analytics Summit 2014 that brought together over 200 delegates and leading industry speakers, Computing is proud to present Big Data & Analytics Summit 2015. Our 4th Summit will look at the options for updating your technology infrastructure and tools and techniques for making sense and analysing your data. As we start to move beyond the big data hype, will 2015 see the mainstream adoption of big data analytics as we start to see evidence of the impact of big data tools and technologies?