Skills gap

Teradata CTO recognises data science skills gap

News 22 Oct, 2014 Caroline Preece

Speaking at the Teradata Partners Conference and Expo in Nashville, Stephen Brobst comments on the skills gap in data science


Tennis coaches to use on-court data insights from SAP

News 22 Oct, 2014 Rene Millman

Mobiles running real time analytics to help tennis players such as Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova

Ford car seat technology detects if drivers have heart attacks

News 22 Oct, 2014 Rene Millman

Motoring firm working on seat that can tell if someone is suffering a cardiac arrest while behind the wheel

Big data

EMC: Half of UK firms lack big data analytics experience

News 21 Oct, 2014 Rene Millman

EMC survey suggests lack of understanding about customer data could hold companies back

Teradata: Efficient big data adoption is major enterprise concern

News 21 Oct, 2014 Caroline Preece

Teradata CAO Bill Franks speaks on key big data trends and privacy issues


House buyers hit by Bank of England deposit payment system crash

News 21 Oct, 2014 Clare Hopping

The infrastructure that processes large payments between British banks went offline yesterday, much to the dismay of house buyers

Teradata pushes integrated data analytics with Connection Analytics & QueryGrid

News 20 Oct, 2014 Caroline Preece

Speaking at this week’s Nashville conference, Teradata has highlighted the need for integrated data analytics

Teradata revamps Integrated Marketing Cloud for greater data insights

News 20 Oct, 2014 Caroline Preece

Teradata uses Nashville conference to talk up enhancements to its Integrated Marketing Cloud

Google Sign

BBC to publish links to articles removed by "Right To Be Forgotten" rule

News 20 Oct, 2014 Rene Millman

Broadcaster wants to remind readers of stories hidden by “Right to be Forgotten” rule

You're hired

Welsh Government backs creation of 620 IT jobs at CGI with £3.2m grant

News 20 Oct, 2014 Caroline Donnelly

Canadian IT services company wins government funding to support expansion of cloud and security offerings

IBM System x3550 M4

IBM to pay $1.5 billion to offload chip-making business

News 20 Oct, 2014 Rene Millman

Big Blue looks set to hive off firm to Globalfoundries


High Court instructs ISPs to block counterfeit sites

News 20 Oct, 2014 Clare Hopping

Virgin Media, BT, EE, BSkyB and TalkTalk have all been directed to block access to the sites selling fake goods

social media

Internet trolls could face 2-year prison sentences

News 20 Oct, 2014 Clare Hopping

Those caught trolling could face two years in prison


UK tech industry calls for criminal justice data sharing reforms

News 17 Oct, 2014 Rene Millman

Tech UK claims joined up databases could cut waste and speed up investigations, says trade body

Ada Lovelace

Ada Lovelace Day highlights women’s role in IT

News 14 Oct, 2014 Caroline Preece

On Ada Lovelace day, we celebrate her contributions to IT while looking at ongoing gender issues in the industry

Google declares Amazon its biggest search rival

News 14 Oct, 2014 Caroline Preece

Google has dubbed Amazon its biggest rival above other traditional search engine companies

Doctor NHS

NHS England names pilot programme areas

News 14 Oct, 2014 Rene Millman

Controversial data sharing programme to go ahead despite fears


UK responsible for 1/3 Right To Be Forgotten requests

News 14 Oct, 2014 Clare Hopping

More than 146,000 takedown requests have been submitted from Europe to Google

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella apologises for gender pay gap comments

News 10 Oct, 2014 Caroline Preece

Microsoft head Satya Nadella has apologised following his comments on the gender pay gap

Apple stock declared "undervalued" by Carl Icahn

News 10 Oct, 2014 Clare Hopping

Carl C. Icahn praised Tim Cook but said the company needs to be more aggressive with shares