Jane McCallion
Jane McCallion, Features Editor Dennis Technology B2B. Jane primarily covers security, storage and networking for IT Pro, Cloud Pro and Channel Pro, as well as taking care of features and analysis across the three sites. Jane joined IT Pro and Cloud Pro in July 2012, having previously written freelance for a number of business and finance magazines. She has also covered current affairs, including the student, public sector workers and TUC protests and strikes in central London while studying a Masters in Journalism at Goldsmiths, University of London. Prior to becoming a journalist, Jane studied Applied Languages at the University of Portsmouth.
What's next for sustainable computing?
energy efficiency

What's next for sustainable computing?

This week has shown just some of the possibilities for ecologically sound technology
18 Sep 2020
What is 6G and how far are we from rollout?
6G logo displayed behind the Kuala Lumpur city skyline at dusk
Network & Internet

What is 6G and how far are we from rollout?

Everything you need to know about 6G mobile connectivity
18 Sep 2020
How to protect against a DDoS attack
Security

How to protect against a DDoS attack

DDoS attacks are increasing - here's how to fight back
17 Sep 2020
The best remote access solutions
Software

The best remote access solutions

We round up the top remote access software for mobile workers, including those with collaboration, screen sharing and support tools
16 Sep 2020
Plans to share pregnant women’s alcohol intake ‘could breach GDPR’
General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

Plans to share pregnant women’s alcohol intake ‘could breach GDPR’

BPAS says move would be in contravention of GDPR and the Data Protection Act 2018
16 Sep 2020
What is cyber warfare?
Security

What is cyber warfare?

We explain what cyber warfare is and why you need to pay attention to the threats posed
14 Sep 2020
How British business is weathering the coronavirus storm
Business strategy

How British business is weathering the coronavirus storm

The coronavirus has upended life and commerce as we know them. How are the different sectors of the economy adapting to this challenge?
8 Sep 2020
Don’t be spooked by talk of remote working ‘ghost towns’
Cloud

Don’t be spooked by talk of remote working ‘ghost towns’

The CBI has warned that remote working could lead to the death of city centres, but the reality is more complex
28 Aug 2020
The A-level results crisis has once again shown the limits of AI
artificial intelligence (AI)

The A-level results crisis has once again shown the limits of AI

When will those in government learn that technology isn’t magic?
17 Aug 2020
What is racetrack memory?
Server & storage

What is racetrack memory?

This experimental technology could change the face of how we store data
12 Aug 2020
Coronavirus boosted the tech industry’s fortunes – will the recession undo it?
Business operations

Coronavirus boosted the tech industry’s fortunes – will the recession undo it?

The upheaval caused by COVID-19 has taken a new turn as GDP shrinks 20.4%
12 Aug 2020
How I learned to stop worrying and love the bot
automation

How I learned to stop worrying and love the bot

An ever present anxiety that automation will take our jobs is being replaced by a fear that it won’t
17 Jul 2020
Supermarket chain faces GDPR probe over facial recognition system
General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

Supermarket chain faces GDPR probe over facial recognition system

Spanish data regulator launches inquiry just four days after AI system's rollout
14 Jul 2020
View from the airport: HPE Discover Virtual Experience
Business strategy

View from the airport: HPE Discover Virtual Experience

Networking, jetlag and baked goods make way for more insightful conversations
26 Jun 2020
HPE continues cloud push with new GreenLake services
Business strategy

HPE continues cloud push with new GreenLake services

Containers, VMs, machine learning and more can all now be accessed as preconfigured cloud services
24 Jun 2020
HPE launches Ezmeral software portfolio – but is it just SBS in disguise?
Software

HPE launches Ezmeral software portfolio – but is it just SBS in disguise?

Company talks up importance of its software division at HPE Discover 2020
23 Jun 2020
HPE announces new services from Pointnext to help businesses get back to work
Business strategy

HPE announces new services from Pointnext to help businesses get back to work

Products include employee tracking and temperature reading to help prevent the spread of coronavirus in the workplace
22 Jun 2020
The government’s contact tracing app was always going to be DOA
public sector

The government’s contact tracing app was always going to be DOA

There are times when it’s good to go your own way and innovate. This was never going to be one of them
19 Jun 2020
Dell Technologies heads for the edge with PowerScale
Server & storage

Dell Technologies heads for the edge with PowerScale

New family of storage systems comes in a variety of configurations, following the company’s 'edge-to-core' strategy
16 Jun 2020
HPE says the future of 5G is enterprise services
5G

HPE says the future of 5G is enterprise services

Edge Orchestrator will help telcos unlock the value of edge computing as a service and low latency networks
16 Jun 2020
10 amazing DARPA inventions
Technology

10 amazing DARPA inventions

What is DARPA and what are some of the technologies it invented? Read on to find out more...
16 Jun 2020
Aruba overhauls its business with ESP
Aruba Networks Headquarters
cloud computing

Aruba overhauls its business with ESP

Networking organisation goes all-in with Edge, cloud and as-a-service consumption
9 Jun 2020
View from the Airport: Appian World 2020
automation

View from the Airport: Appian World 2020

From punctuality to the lack of gimmicks, there’s a lot to be said for virtual conferences
15 May 2020
Appian releases apps to help organisations manage coronavirus response
business apps

Appian releases apps to help organisations manage coronavirus response

COVID-19 Response, Paycheck Protection Program and Workforce Safety & Readiness are available now
13 May 2020
Agile working and disruption take centre stage at Appian World 2020
agile development

Agile working and disruption take centre stage at Appian World 2020

The business changes caused by the coronavirus pandemic will never go away, say CEO and guests
13 May 2020
Seven steps to GDPR compliance
General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

Seven steps to GDPR compliance

Follow these rules and your business can still thrive under the new data protection laws
11 May 2020
When the disruptors are disrupted
Business strategy

When the disruptors are disrupted

The coronavirus pandemic has laid bare structural weaknesses in the sharing economy. Can the sector ever recover?
8 May 2020
Nvidia set to acquire data centre outfit Cumulus Networks
mergers and acquisitions

Nvidia set to acquire data centre outfit Cumulus Networks

Details of the deal haven't been announced but could be in the hundreds of millions
5 May 2020
Dell EMC updates storage line with PowerStore
servers

Dell EMC updates storage line with PowerStore

New hardware has been built 'from the ground up' with cross-company expertise
5 May 2020
What is open source?
Software

What is open source?

What is open source software and how do vendors make their money?
29 Apr 2020
What are the pros and cons of AI?
machine learning

What are the pros and cons of AI?

We weigh up the benefits and the negatives of the technology that's changing business
21 Apr 2020
Why we’re lucky COVID-19 has come now
flexible working

Why we’re lucky COVID-19 has come now

Something disaster movies never taught me is how boring and lonely the apocalypse would be
3 Apr 2020
HTTP vs HTTPS: What difference does it make to security?
HTTPS browser
Network & Internet

HTTP vs HTTPS: What difference does it make to security?

We look at the difference between the two and tell you how to switch between them
16 Mar 2020
Is it time to get rid of women in tech?
Business strategy

Is it time to get rid of women in tech?

With International Women’s Day taking place this weekend, perhaps it’s time to reexamine the way we think about gender in the industry
6 Mar 2020
Xerox moves to buy HP’s remaining shares
mergers and acquisitions

Xerox moves to buy HP’s remaining shares

Shareholders have until 21 April to take up the company’s offer
3 Mar 2020