Business strategy

How good is your backup, really?
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backup

How good is your backup, really?

Set it and forget it is no way to treat a critical element of business resiliency
4 May 2021
Singapore needs foreign tech talent to stave off crisis, central bank warns
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Careers & training

Singapore needs foreign tech talent to stave off crisis, central bank warns

A lack of local skills means Singaporeans make up just a third of the financial sector’s tech workforce
4 May 2021
India trade deal to create over 2,000 UK tech roles
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Careers & training

India trade deal to create over 2,000 UK tech roles

Infosys, HCL, and Wipro commit to new jobs as part of £1 billion investment deal between the UK and India
4 May 2021
Sony inks integration deal with chat app Discord
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mergers and acquisitions

Sony inks integration deal with chat app Discord

The partnership follows rumours of a collapsed takeover deal with Microsoft
4 May 2021
Apple hires Google AI veteran Samy Bengio amid ethics controversy
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artificial intelligence (AI)

Apple hires Google AI veteran Samy Bengio amid ethics controversy

The scientist announced his departure after 14 years following the dismissal of two close colleagues
4 May 2021
Verizon loses billions in Yahoo and AOL sale
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Acquisition

Verizon loses billions in Yahoo and AOL sale

The deal marks the end of Verizon’s attempts to break into the digital content business
3 May 2021
How to enhance your backup strategy
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backup

How to enhance your backup strategy

No matter what stage your organisation’s backup strategy is at, there is always room to improve
30 Apr 2021
What is subnetting?
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Network & Internet

What is subnetting?

Partitioning a single network can help relieve network congestion and increase security
30 Apr 2021
What is BYOD?
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Business strategy

What is BYOD?

We explain what Bring Your Own Device means and how to implement a successful company strategy
30 Apr 2021
IBM to acquire AIOps firm Turbonomic
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mergers and acquisitions

IBM to acquire AIOps firm Turbonomic

The announcement follows IBM's recent acquisition of Instana
30 Apr 2021
Does your business need a digital twin?
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digital transformation

Does your business need a digital twin?

Developing a digital twin for your business could open a new era in connectivity, profitability and ensures your company is post-COVID ready
30 Apr 2021
London City becomes first major airport to start controlling air traffic remotely
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digital transformation

London City becomes first major airport to start controlling air traffic remotely

The new tower is 115km away from the airport and will use a host of digital data to provide an “enhanced reality” view
30 Apr 2021
The smart buyer’s guide to flash
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Whitepaper

The smart buyer’s guide to flash

Find out whether flash storage is right for your business
30 Apr 2021
Seven steps to successful digital innovation and transformation
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Whitepaper

Seven steps to successful digital innovation and transformation

What to invest in and what to avoid when pursuing digital transformation
30 Apr 2021
The seven best IT interview questions for finding the right candidate
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Careers & training

The seven best IT interview questions for finding the right candidate

These IT interview questions will help you narrow your search for that elusive perfect hire
29 Apr 2021
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
29 Apr 2021
Affogata raises $5.5M for its AI-powered customer intelligence platform
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business intelligence (BI)

Affogata raises $5.5M for its AI-powered customer intelligence platform

Organizations can also use the platform to track and analyze competitors’ strategies
29 Apr 2021
Why aren’t women heading more tech startups?
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Business strategy

Why aren’t women heading more tech startups?

Sample our exclusive Business Briefing content
29 Apr 2021
Disney+ expands AWS collaboration to fuel global rollout
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Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Disney+ expands AWS collaboration to fuel global rollout

The popular streaming platform has used a rooster of cloud services to deliver premium content and manage usage spikes
29 Apr 2021
Putting the dev back into games development
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Development

Putting the dev back into games development

Why you don’t need to be a game designer to work in games
29 Apr 2021
Mac sales "supercharged" as Apple smashes revenue targets
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components

Mac sales "supercharged" as Apple smashes revenue targets

CFO warns Apple could take a $4 billion hit due to ongoing chip shortage
29 Apr 2021
US judge refuses to dismiss AWS claims that Trump interfered with JEDI cloud deal
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Amazon Web Services (AWS)

US judge refuses to dismiss AWS claims that Trump interfered with JEDI cloud deal

Previous statements from the DoJ suggest the Pentagon's cloud computing project could be scrapped entirely if Microsoft's bid is overturned
29 Apr 2021
Microsoft patents tech to combat employee stress
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Careers & training

Microsoft patents tech to combat employee stress

Based on biometric data, the patented technology computes an employee’s "anxiety score"
28 Apr 2021
New report highlights the need for diversity in cyber security recruitment
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cyber security

New report highlights the need for diversity in cyber security recruitment

Only half of cyber security pros had dedicated security education
28 Apr 2021