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.
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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
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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
31 Mar 2020
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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
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What is cyber warfare?

We explain what cyber warfare is and why you need to pay attention to the threats posed
16 Mar 2020
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What is SAP HANA?

Find out everything you need to know about SAP's in-memory database platform
12 Mar 2020
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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
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Xerox moves to buy HP’s remaining shares

Shareholders have until 21 April to take up the company’s offer
3 Mar 2020
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Japan and France speak out on digital tax plans

Countries hoping to set global digital tax norms feel the USA is dragging its feet
23 Feb 2020
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Twitter bans 70 pro-Bloomberg accounts

The social media network accused supporter accounts of ‘platform manipulation’
23 Feb 2020
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Encryption under threat from EARN IT Act

The proposed legislation could be formally introduced in the coming weeks
22 Feb 2020
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Dell sells RSA security business to private equity firm

Cash deal worth £1.6bn expected to close within the next 9 months
19 Feb 2020
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Policy & legislation

What is the Computer Misuse Act?

If your computer systems are attacked, is the law effective enough to put those criminals behind bars?
17 Feb 2020
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Microsoft Azure is a testament to Satya Nadella’s strategic nouse

Azure is now unrecognisable from when it launched 10 years ago – a reflection of Microsoft’s own transformation
14 Feb 2020
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Business strategy

Everything you need to know about HPE

Born out of HP's split, HPE focuses on enterprise products and services
14 Feb 2020
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How Bank of America uses AI to improve customer service and take on competitors

From its chatbot to fraud detection and trading data analysis, BoA is embracing artificial intelligence in a big way
22 Jan 2020
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Xerox to nominate directors to HP's board – reports

Latest efforts to force an acquisition dubbed "guerilla tactics" by industry watchers
22 Jan 2020
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I thought I didn’t like robots, bot what would I know?

How a broken washing machine cured one journalist of her anti-AI prejudices
10 Jan 2020
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cyber security

Travelex services forced offline by cyber attack

The currency exchange noticed the intrusion on 31 December, but the incident is ongoing
3 Jan 2020
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Doctors bested by AI in breast cancer detection

Google's research could support radiographers in diagnosing the condition in future
2 Jan 2020
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Network & Internet

What is Google Fiber?

 We look at the history of Google Fiber, how it works, where it’s available now and where it’s coming to next ...
2 Jan 2020
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What is the National Cybersecurity Protection System (NCPS)?

 Find out how the US Government is using centralised systems to fight cyber threats...
29 Dec 2019
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HPE takes on public cloud with GreenLake Central

New platform provides a "central portal" and improved user experience for GreenLake
3 Dec 2019
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Conservatives resurrect 2025 full-fibre promise in 2019 manifesto

Plans were previously criticised by BT and subsequently left out of the Queen's Speech
25 Nov 2019
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mergers and acquisitions

HP rebuffs Xerox takeover bid

Laptop maker says offer “significantly undervalues” the organisation, though it remains open to a deal
18 Nov 2019
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Security

How to protect against a DDoS attack

DDoS attacks are increasing - here's how to fight back
25 Oct 2019
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General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

Seven steps to GDPR compliance

Follow these seven rules and your business can still thrive under the new data protection laws
21 Oct 2019
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Policy & legislation

Tech isn't magic and politicians should know that

Two more failed government IT projects fall on the scrapheap, but it doesn't have to be this way
18 Oct 2019
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Business strategy

View from the airport: Hitachi Vantara Next 2019

A conference doesn't have to be all about product launches to be interesting
15 Oct 2019
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Business strategy

How BT used GDPR as a digital transformation opportunity

The shift in international data governance laws inspired the company to move towards DataOps
10 Oct 2019
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Server & storage

Hitachi takes the wraps off new enterprise storage platform

VSP 5000 is "the biggest ... the fastest ... [and] the most reliable" array of its kind
9 Oct 2019
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Server & storage

What to expect from Hitachi Vantara Next 2019

Electric vehicle monitoring with IoT, 'DataOps' and bundles of hardware are set for centre stage in Las Vegas
4 Oct 2019
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Microsoft unveils new Teams features in September update

Lucidchart integration, chat and meetings have all been updated, but one much anticipated extra is still missing
2 Oct 2019
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Mastering endpoint security implementation

More devices connecting to the corporate network means more security risks. Here are some of the ways to protect your business
30 Sep 2019
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big data analytics

Structured vs unstructured data management

Big Data is big business – if you have the skills to manage it
30 Sep 2019
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workflow

What are digital workflow solutions?

How the mapping of repeatable processes can help drive business efficiency
30 Sep 2019