How to format a hard drive
If you are planning on ditching your old computer, formatting a hard drive is almost always a necessary thing to do
business intelligence (BI)
What is data analytics?
Data is just data, but with analytics it becomes actionable information
What is customer relationship management (CRM)?
We look at the significance and benefits of such customer-facing platforms for businesses
What is workload automation?
How does workload automation benefit organisations and what are the use cases?
Carbon Black: Cloud is now key to our security strategy
Company's annual conference highlights importance of security infrastructure, diversity and understanding the hacking community
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
Server & storage
RAID levels explained
We break down the difference between the various RAID configurations
A complete guide to document management systems
Need a solution to all those documents you have in your business?
What is Azure Database for PostgreSQL?
We look at Microsoft's cloud implementation of the open source database
What is AES encryption?
AES is one of the most widely used encryption protocols, but where did it come from and how does it work?
VMware vSphere vs Proxmox: Which is best for your business?
Choosing a virtualisation tool can be tricky, so we've put two of the most popular side by side
Server & storage
What is server redundancy?
When uptime is all-important, you need redundant servers on hand when trouble strikes
What is a microservices architecture?
This software development method focuses on flexibility - but how does it work?
Network & Internet
What is an artificial neural network?
A look at the role of neural nodes and how deep learning is used to create algorithms
Monster data leak exposes job seeker data
Unprotected server contained CVs from between 2014 and 2017
EasyJet's voice search feature takes flight
Customers can now speak into their smartphone when searching for trip options
NHS launches new cloud procurement framework
Simplified structure offers 24 suppliers to public sector organisations
Enterprise PC growth indicates that it’s not all over for PC
Latest Dell Technologies Q2 figures ahead of expectations as PC unit delivers strong growth
FIN6 changes tactics and aims at e-commerce websites
Card-skimming code injected into online checkout pages of retailers
What are Meltdown and Spectre and are you affected?
A guide to the CPU security flaws and their flawed patches
What is Hadoop?
We explain the Java-based framework powering Big Data and another industrial revolution
Digital ecosystems could erase traditional value chains
Gartner reveals five technologies that will impact businesses and people
Vodafone and IBM help National Express with hybrid cloud
Eight-year IT modernisation deal will see coach company embrace hybrid cloud
BBC set to launch “Beeb” AI voice assistant
Assistant will be trained to recognise a range of UK accents
Microsoft and Oracle bring multicloud alliance to the UK
Collaboration means UK customers can interconnect Azure and Oracle Cloud in the London region
US court orders alleged Bitcoin inventor to split his hoard
Craig Wright must give half his bitcoins to his former business partner's estate
What is identity management?
Make sure only the right people have access to your infrastructure
What is SMTP?
Have you ever wondered how your email gets to its recipient?
How to move your accounting to the cloud
Migrating to the cloud isn't as simple as flicking a switch – you need to do your homework
Making the most of Disk Management on Windows 10
We look at why disk management is important, how to do it, and its benefits
What you need to know about the most popular web programming language
Command prompt windows 10
We look at one of the most powerful features in Windows 10 - the command prompt
What is object oriented programming?
We look at coding that concentrates on objects rather than actions
How to delete a Facebook business page
Follow these steps to erase your Facebook page if it's a duplicate, out of date or inaccessible
Network & Internet
What is subnetting?
Partitioning a single network can help relieve network congestion and increase security