Maggie has been a journalist since 1999. She started her career as an editorial assistant on then-weekly magazine Computing, before working her way up to senior reporter level. After several years on the magazine, she moved to 'the other side of the fence' to work as a copywriter for a marketing agency, writing case studies and working on ad and website copy for companies such as eBay, Dell, Microsoft and more. In 2006, just weeks before IT Pro was launched, Maggie joined Dennis Publishing as a reporter. Having worked her way up to editor of IT Pro, she was appointed group editor of Cloud Pro and IT Pro in April 2012. She became the editorial director and took responsibility for in 2016. Her areas of particular interest, aside from cloud, include management and C-level issues, the business value of technology, green and environmental issues and careers to name but a few.
Flexible vs agile working
Although they have similar meanings, it's important to differentiate between flexible and agile workplaces
What is the paperless office?
And is it ever possible to be one?
Why do we keep so quiet about our tech successes?
The UK tech industry has a lot to be proud of, but why are we so shy of shouting about it?
CIO job description: What does a CIO do?
Why the CIO role is still integral to business
artificial intelligence (AI)
Meet Bill: The AI-powered bot BA plans to use at Heathrow in 2020
The airline says it will trial the fully autonomous robots to assist passengers with basic tasks
Dreamforce 2019: View from the airport
Time has been called on Salesforce’s big shebang for another year, so what did Dreamforce 2019 deliver?
Salesforce unveils Customer 360 Truth in quest to provide single source of data reality
Organisations will be able to better understand customers and, in turn, personalise and enhance their experiences, according to Salesforce
What to expect from Dreamforce 2019
We take a look at what the week ahead has in store on the eve of Salesforce’s big annual event in San Francisco
What is your digital footprint?
Your digital footprint is always growing - so how can you keep it under control?
Policy & legislation
What is a circular economy?
Climate change and dwindling resources mean we need to create new models of consumption
The benefits of hot desking
Many workers are now adopting this new approach, but what makes it so attractive?
What are the pros and cons of AI?
We weigh up the benefits and the negatives of the technology that's already changing business
Careers & training
What does a CISO do?
A chief information security officer will deal with more than firewalls and antivirus
View from the Airport: Oracle OpenWorld 2019
We look back on the key themes and announcements from the tech giant’s annual conference
ICBF explores power of blockchain to provide data insights
Ireland’s cattle breeding association is using high tech solutions for agricultural problems
Oracle: Our cloud will make things easier not more complex
Firm’s CEO says Oracle is uniquely positioned to help businesses overcome challenges
Oracle talks up the benefits of key partnerships
Tech giant thinks it makes sense from all sides to work with historic competitors
Oracle announces key partnership with VMware
Customers will now be able to run VMware workloads on Oracle’s cloud
Oracle unveils autonomous OS
Tech giant builds on its machine learning-focused roadmap with new, autonomous OS
Wise investments or a waste of everyone’s time?
Is selling off just selling out, or are acquisitions a smart move for all parties?
Salesforce appoints new UK leader
Dame Jayne-Anne Gadhia will join the firm in a leadership role from October
Hitting a home run in business
Can the world of business really learn a thing or two from sport or is it yet another analogy that hinders rather than helps?
What is a GTM strategy?
We explain what a go to market strategy is and why it's a business imperative
Innovation: The financial industry’s best-kept secret?
The finance industry has undergone massive transformation and the innovation behind it doesn’t show any signs of slowing down
Oracle: Cultural resistance, not tech, is holding innovation
Firms are failing in their endeavours to innovate, but the reason why isn't one of the usual suspects...
Majority of firms have been breached in the last year
Phishing attacks appear to be the main culprit in most cases, according to cyber security research
Oracle CEO: All cloud apps to include AI as standard by 2025
Mark Hurd used the firm's EMEA conference to make predictions around the union between disruptive tech such as AI and the cloud
Best project management software
We round up the top project management software to keep on top of tasks
CDO job description: What does a CDO do?
What is a chief digital officer and how does the role differ from the rest of the C-suite?
Oracle acquires Datafox
Dreamforce 2018 View from the airport
We look back on the week gone by at the cloud giant’s annual conference…
Developers need not fear the no/low-code movement
It’s actually an opportunity for IT and business alike, according to Salesforce exec
software as a service (SaaS)
FinancialForce previews latest release
The next releases make use of Salesforce’s Einstein and UX makeover
AI will be an expected tool for next-gen workers
It won’t be long before AI-powered assistants are everywhere we go, according to Salesforce exec
AI bias must be tackled to avoid human harming
Experts warn we must "think about the ethical implications" of AI bias