Business

What is a graphical user interface?
A windows GUI
operating systems

What is a graphical user interface?

We explain what a graphical user interface is, what they are used for and the benefits over command-line interfaces
17 May 2021
17.1 million Brits lack essential digital skills for work
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digital divide

17.1 million Brits lack essential digital skills for work

Only 23% of surveyed employees received any digital skills training from their employers
17 May 2021
French insurer AXA suffers ransomware attack in Asia
Visual representation of ransomware by showing encrypted files on a display
ransomware

French insurer AXA suffers ransomware attack in Asia

Cyber criminals claim to have stolen 3TB of data including medical records and passport screenshots
17 May 2021
Leveraging knowledge management to scale business
Woman sits on a stack of books with pages floating around her - Leveraging knowledge management to scale business - whitepaper from Document 360whitepaper
Whitepaper

Leveraging knowledge management to scale business

Get the right knowledge to the right person at the right time
17 May 2021
Government consults on steps to bolster supply chain security
An employee on the phone while his computer screen shows "cyber attack" warning
cyber security

Government consults on steps to bolster supply chain security

Proposals come as the business landscape still reels from high-profile hacks including the SolarWinds Orion Platform attack
17 May 2021
Are you failing to deliver a single view of the customer?
Are you failing to deliver a single view of the customer? - person surrounded by icons - whitepaper from Crederawhitepaper
Whitepaper

Are you failing to deliver a single view of the customer?

Ensure 'connectedness' across four business areas to achieve personalisation
17 May 2021
Bitcoin value sinks to a three-month low
A graphic interpretation of the decrease in the cost of bitcoin, with a hand holding a coin with bitcoin logo
cryptocurrencies

Bitcoin value sinks to a three-month low

Fluctuations were also seen in other popular digital currencies such as Ethererum and Dogecoin
17 May 2021
UK and Thailand join forces to fuel smart city collaboration
A cityscape at night with data streams riding into the sky
smart city

UK and Thailand join forces to fuel smart city collaboration

30 UK businesses are taking part in the virtual trade mission to Thailand
17 May 2021
Slack Connect vs Microsoft Teams Connect: Is this better than email?
A person holding a smartphone with a Slack logo against a larger Microsoft logo
collaboration

Slack Connect vs Microsoft Teams Connect: Is this better than email?

The two rival platforms want to take internal company communications beyond the office
17 May 2021
From cigarettes to the cloud: How tech took over F1
A pack of Formula 1 racing cars competing at the 2019 Russian Grand Prix in Sochi
analytics

From cigarettes to the cloud: How tech took over F1

The smoke of Marlboro and Camel has cleared for the likes of HPE, NetApp, Darktrace and many more
16 May 2021
World’s biggest crypto exchange under federal investigation
Binance splash screen on a smartphone that's laying on a desk
cryptocurrencies

World’s biggest crypto exchange under federal investigation

Binance faces money laundering probe by IRS and Justice Department
14 May 2021
What is a business intelligence analyst?
Business analyst
Careers & training

What is a business intelligence analyst?

Find out how to become a business intelligence analyst, what the job involves, and what salary you can expect
14 May 2021
Cisco to acquire threat intelligence provider Kenna Security
Cisco's headquarters in the US
Acquisition

Cisco to acquire threat intelligence provider Kenna Security

The deal marks Cisco's third acquisition in 2021 and the 11th since April 2020
14 May 2021
What is the Computer Misuse Act?
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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?
14 May 2021
European TSMC chip factory talks reportedly collapse
European Commissioner for the Internal Market Thierry Breton speaking at the European Parliament in January 2020
components

European TSMC chip factory talks reportedly collapse

The European Commission may be forced to rely on Dutch semiconductor companies ASML, NXL, or US' Intel
14 May 2021
Amazon to create 10,000 new UK jobs
Amazon logo on the facade of one of their corporate office buildings located in Silicon Valley
Careers & training

Amazon to create 10,000 new UK jobs

Corporate roles will be available across the country in software development, cloud computing, and AI
14 May 2021
Addressing the data literacy problem in the financial services sector
Abstract image showing two clouds of data points interacting
business intelligence (BI)

Addressing the data literacy problem in the financial services sector

Paul French, director of Business Intelligence at Nationwide, explains to IT Pro 20/20 how financial expertise does not always mean data expertise
14 May 2021
Can IBM buy its way to cloud success?
An IBM building as seen against a dark blue, cloudy sky
hybrid cloud

Can IBM buy its way to cloud success?

From spinning off its infrastructure business to making high-profile acquisitions, the industry giant is on a journey to reinvent itself
14 May 2021
IT Pro News in Review: Social media hate speech fines, MWC loses more exhibitors, new VR headsets for business
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Business strategy

IT Pro News in Review: Social media hate speech fines, MWC loses more exhibitors, new VR headsets for business

Catch up on the top news headlines in just two minutes
14 May 2021
Irish Health Service hit by ransomware attack
HSE Reception entrance wall sign in English and Irish language
ransomware

Irish Health Service hit by ransomware attack

Friday's outpatient medical appointments have been postponed or cancelled
14 May 2021
Getting everyone on board with the corporate vision
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Business strategy

Getting everyone on board with the corporate vision

Sample our exclusive Business Briefing content
13 May 2021
VMware names Raghu Raghuram as new CEO
VMware's new CEO Rangarajan "Raghu" Raghuram
business management

VMware names Raghu Raghuram as new CEO

The VMware veteran will take charge in June as the cloud firm plans for life without Dell
13 May 2021
Australia steps closer to cross-border data transfers with US
An image of encrypted data on a screen
Policy & legislation

Australia steps closer to cross-border data transfers with US

A parliamentary committee has recommended 24 changes to a bill before Australia can share data with foreign countries
13 May 2021