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Joe Curtis
How to measure data quality
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business intelligence (BI)

How to measure data quality

Perfect data is unlikely, but there are some fundamentals you must still measure
1 Dec 2021
IT Pro Panel: How to manage your supplier relationships
Business operations

IT Pro Panel: How to manage your supplier relationships

Ignore commodity suppliers - find vendors you can build long-term partnerships with
26 Nov 2018
IT Pro Panel: Eight ways to manage your technology teams
Business strategy

IT Pro Panel: Eight ways to manage your technology teams

How CIOs can inspire their teams and ensure success without taking over
29 Oct 2018
Dixons Carphone's data breach hit 10 million customers
Dixons Carphone
data breaches

Dixons Carphone's data breach hit 10 million customers

The number is nine million higher than the firm first reported
31 Jul 2018
Apple fixes the 2018 MacBook Pro's throttling problem
Laptops

Apple fixes the 2018 MacBook Pro's throttling problem

Software update aims to kill bug that renders machine slower than 2017's model
25 Jul 2018
Sundar Pichai: Google Cloud Platform is "gaining traction" in the enterprise
Google HQ
Cloud

Sundar Pichai: Google Cloud Platform is "gaining traction" in the enterprise

CEO cites growing momentum ahead of Google Cloud Next 18
24 Jul 2018
Alphabet overcomes Android fine to record $33bn in revenue
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Business strategy

Alphabet overcomes Android fine to record $33bn in revenue

EU penalty hurts profits but cloud, advertising and video drive growth
24 Jul 2018
Nuvias rebrands Benelux arm, promising more support for resellers
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Business strategy

Nuvias rebrands Benelux arm, promising more support for resellers

Distie doubles down on growth as it renames DCB and expands portfolio
24 Jul 2018
Three things we learned from SAP's latest cloud growth figures
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Business

Three things we learned from SAP's latest cloud growth figures

SAP hails financial success, but there are challenges ahead
23 Jul 2018
British Airways IT outage leaves travellers stranded
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Business operations

British Airways IT outage leaves travellers stranded

Passengers suffer delays at Heathrow due to supplier's system failure
19 Jul 2018
The most innovative 3D printing companies
Hardware

The most innovative 3D printing companies

We highlight some of the most important players in the 3D printing industry
18 Jul 2018
Walmart and Microsoft ink cloud deal in fight against Amazon
Walmart
Cloud

Walmart and Microsoft ink cloud deal in fight against Amazon

Azure is now Walmart's strategic cloud provider, uniting Amazon rivals
18 Jul 2018
Amazon Prime Day rocked by outage
capacity planning

Amazon Prime Day rocked by outage

Shoppers frustrated as they struggle to get the best deals
17 Jul 2018
GitHub now warns you about flaws affecting your Python code
Development

GitHub now warns you about flaws affecting your Python code

Code repository will also offer admins fixes from the developer community
16 Jul 2018
Humans can code their way out of the AI economy
code
machine learning

Humans can code their way out of the AI economy

The world must place its faith in humanity, not the robots
13 Jul 2018
Sale to OpenText scared us, Documentum customer admits
document management systems (DMS)

Sale to OpenText scared us, Documentum customer admits

User feared acquisition growth strategy would come at the cost of innovation
13 Jul 2018
Obama-era CTO: Governments should involve tech in decisions
chief technical officer (CTO)

Obama-era CTO: Governments should involve tech in decisions

Megan Smith says tech workers and civil servants don't always have to be "oil and water"
12 Jul 2018
Why your data is far more important than which AI you use
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cognitive technology

Why your data is far more important than which AI you use

Be AI-agnostic, because the quality of your data will determine your competitive edge
11 Jul 2018
OpenText makes EIM suite available as a set of microservices in OT2
laptop
Business strategy

OpenText makes EIM suite available as a set of microservices in OT2

Content management giant wants partners to build customer-friendly apps
11 Jul 2018
Ticketmaster's data breach could be the litmus test for GDPR
General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

Ticketmaster's data breach could be the litmus test for GDPR

The firm could be fined up to 4% of annual turnover or £17 million, whichever is higher
3 Jul 2018
Dell pays $22 billion to become a public company again
Michael Dell
Business strategy

Dell pays $22 billion to become a public company again

Tech giant plots route back to stock market via its VMware shares
2 Jul 2018
Slack outage: Slack gets knocked down, but gets up again
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collaboration

Slack outage: Slack gets knocked down, but gets up again

Workers everywhere forced to use email, or even to walk over to someone's desk
28 Jun 2018
Rural businesses demand better 4G coverage
Rural telecoms
Mobile

Rural businesses demand better 4G coverage

Ofcom must demand better service from mobile operators, CLA says
26 Jun 2018
HMRC amasses five million UK citizens' voice recordings
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data protection

HMRC amasses five million UK citizens' voice recordings

Tax office creates "mass ID scheme" by the back door, Big Brother Watch claims
25 Jun 2018
Apple offers free fixes for faulty MacBook keyboards
Laptops

Apple offers free fixes for faulty MacBook keyboards

Tech giant relents after lawsuits and petition demand it to fix its troubled design
25 Jun 2018
SAP stole our trade secrets to build HANA, alleges Teradata
Big Data Truck
Business strategy

SAP stole our trade secrets to build HANA, alleges Teradata

Vendor files suit against SAP for 'violating antitrust laws' to build its data-processing platform
22 Jun 2018
Microsoft staff urge Satya Nadella to end ICE contract
Microsoft Logo
Policy & legislation

Microsoft staff urge Satya Nadella to end ICE contract

Tim Cook, Sundar Pichai and Mark Zuckerberg denounce America's family separation policy
20 Jun 2018
HP Inc loses Personal Systems chief
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Hardware

HP Inc loses Personal Systems chief

Ron Coughlin leaves the tech giant, with commercial PC boss replacing him
15 Jun 2018
App Maker gives end users a low-code way to automate tasks
code
Development

App Maker gives end users a low-code way to automate tasks

LoB users can build their own apps to fill holes missed by traditional CRM and HCM
15 Jun 2018
Questions you still need to ask SAP about indirect access
SAP building
enterprise resource planning (ERP)

Questions you still need to ask SAP about indirect access

SAP believes it has solved customers' concerns around indirect access, but some unanswered questions remain
15 Jun 2018
IBM expands cloud availability with 18 new zones
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cloud computing

IBM expands cloud availability with 18 new zones

UK, Germany and Japan get new datacentres as IBM makes IoT push
14 Jun 2018
Privacy Shield should be suspended, say MEPs
data protection

Privacy Shield should be suspended, say MEPs

Committee cites Cambridge Analytica scandal and CLOUD Act as obstacles
13 Jun 2018
Mayor of London hails capital's AI firms
machine learning

Mayor of London hails capital's AI firms

Sadiq Khan outlines plans to use more data and urges startups to solve social challenges
11 Jun 2018
SAP reveals C/4 HANA, its bid to reinvent CRM
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customer relationship management (CRM)

SAP reveals C/4 HANA, its bid to reinvent CRM

ERP giant still can't convince major industries to buy its front-office tools over Salesforce's kit
6 Jun 2018
Quantum computing could help fight terrorism, says UK gov
cyber terrorism

Quantum computing could help fight terrorism, says UK gov

Counter-terrorism strategy embraces tech, but warns of future extremist digital capabilities
5 Jun 2018
The 10 worst excuses for male-dominated company boards
Careers & training

The 10 worst excuses for male-dominated company boards

Hampton-Alexander Review brands firms' excuses as "pitiful and patronising"
31 May 2018