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10/19/2017 05:45 PM
A tenth of datacentre managers shun use of DCIM tools, survey finds
The findings of a new report by Siemens and Intel suggests datacentre managers are taking a reactive approach to keeping on monitoring and managing the health of their infrastructure

10/19/2017 05:30 PM
IT security hindering productivity and innovation, survey shows
IT security is hindering productivity and innovation across enterprises, research has revealed

10/19/2017 03:30 PM
Safeguards permit GCHQ to share huge databases on public, court hears
Intelligence commissioners did not need technical expertise or support staff to check whether GCHQ and MI5 were lawfully sharing huge databases, court told

10/19/2017 02:42 PM
Government cuts cost of network infrastructure roll-out
Parts of the Electronic Communications Code have been updated to help communications providers deploy new infrastructure more quickly

10/19/2017 02:25 PM
Security industry more open, integrated and collaborative
McAfee says shift in industry’s approach is evidenced by adoption of its Data Exchange Layer and new collaborations through McAfee Security Innovation Alliance

10/19/2017 02:15 PM
SAP Q3 2017 results show steady growth in cloud revenue to €937m
SAP’s third quarter 2017 results show steady growth in cloud revenue, S/4 Hana adoption, and some uptake for its “digital transformation” spearhead SAP Leonardo

10/19/2017 02:00 PM
Lack of transparency obscures public cloud costs
IT administrators admit they are not making the most of their cloud storage and computing resources. Costs can escalate quickly if virtual machines are not managed properly

10/19/2017 01:45 PM
Millions being lost due to downtime in industrial systems
Industrial companies are losing $260,000 per hour due to unplanned downtime, but predicting failure using digital twins can help overcome the problem

10/19/2017 12:45 PM
Southend-on-Sea to become a smart city
Southend-on-Sea Borough Council will use Cisco’s Kinetic for Cities platform to improve service delivery, development and citizen engagement through digitisation as it transitions to a smart city model

10/19/2017 11:15 AM
Endpoint, cloud, people key to future cyber security, says McAfee
Endpoint devices, the cloud and people will be the security control points of the future, according to the chief of security firm McAfee

10/19/2017 10:40 AM
Post Office computer system legal case reaches important procedural juncture
Sub-postmasters group action against the Post Office reaches an important milestone

10/19/2017 09:40 AM
Norway’s Trondheim embraces the cloud with Google G Suite
Municipality is reaping the benefits of moving productivity software to the cloud

10/19/2017 09:00 AM
Infoblox partners with McAfee to combine web and DNS security
Infoblox is to collaborate with McAfee to combine web and DNS security to deliver unified protection

10/19/2017 08:00 AM
Ulster bank first to use full-scale Salesforce Einstein CRM
Ulster Bank has completed its roll-out of Salesforce Einstein CRM to arm its staff with insights and recommend actions

10/19/2017 05:00 AM
Diversity in technology 2017: Guy Armitage, CEO, Zealous
In this video from Computer Weekly’s 2017 diversity in technology event, Armitage shares a journey through the mind, types of thought and how businesses have harnessed the power of curating teams to excel in their work.

10/18/2017 05:00 PM
McAfee forges ahead with analytics, deep learning and AI
McAfee is forging ahead with its innovation efforts in advanced analytics, deep learning and artificial intelligence

10/18/2017 03:55 PM
EU-US Privacy Shield data pact is working but needs improvement, says EC
European Commission’s first annual review of transatlantic data transfer deal highlights strengths and weakness of agreement

10/18/2017 03:15 PM
Focus needs to shift to breach impact, says McAfee researcher
Breach investigations commonly focus on the attackers and their motives, but a security researcher believes there needs to be more emphasis on business impact

10/18/2017 03:06 PM
Government opens dynamic purchasing system procurement for HSCN
The RM3825 Health and Social Care Network Access Services dynamic purchasing system procurement has been opened to supplier bids

10/18/2017 03:00 PM
Openreach to open ‘grey’ fibre to broadband providers
Openreach is proposing to add a new feature to its optical spectrum access product to give broadband communication services providers more control over their networks