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Case Studies

How Tonga recovered from internet wipeout
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Network & Internet

How Tonga recovered from internet wipeout

The delicate task of putting a nation back online after a volcanic eruption tore through its networking infrastructure
31 May 2022
Celonis: How to grow a company in the UK
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Business strategy

Celonis: How to grow a company in the UK

Why the data processing firm decided to significantly ramp up its UK operations over the next 12 months
11 May 2022
How the cloud primed Markerstudy for an M&A spree
Digital cloud in the sky
Cloud

How the cloud primed Markerstudy for an M&A spree

The insurance giant adopted Citrix Cloud Services and IGEL OS to help new employees log in and work productively from any location
9 May 2022
Reimagining Edinburgh with cutting-edge smart city projects
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smart city

Reimagining Edinburgh with cutting-edge smart city projects

With several exciting projects underway, what will Scotland’s capital city look like in five years’ time?
14 Apr 2022
Why Honest Burgers is proud to ditch email
Somebody checking their phone next to a burger
collaboration

Why Honest Burgers is proud to ditch email

Employees have embraced Workplace from Meta, allowing the restaurant chain to streamline comms and build chatbots for training
8 Mar 2022
Data is key to the next space race – and Toulouse is at the heart of it
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big data analytics

Data is key to the next space race – and Toulouse is at the heart of it

A data lake capable of housing 100PB of data could revolutionise the way France uses geospatial data
16 Feb 2022
Saving red squirrels with AI and cloud computing
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cloud computing

Saving red squirrels with AI and cloud computing

Cloud, artificial intelligence, and bioacoustics are being brought together to save this beloved animal of the British countryside
18 Nov 2021
Nikulipe: Has COVID democratised online payments?
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e commerce

Nikulipe: Has COVID democratised online payments?

With more customers forced to buy online, are merchants offering the right ways to pay?
12 Nov 2021
Freeletics: Reaping the benefits of a headless CMS
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content management system (CMS)

Freeletics: Reaping the benefits of a headless CMS

How the fitness app migrated 6,000 pages of a hard to manage WordPress blog to Contentstack in just three weeks
11 Nov 2021
The internet of beer
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artificial intelligence (AI)

The internet of beer

IoT devices are transforming brewing, both in the professional breweries and the home
9 Nov 2021
Cambridge-1 and the future of medicine
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big data

Cambridge-1 and the future of medicine

Nvidia’s first public supercomputer could change healthcare in the UK and around the world
3 Nov 2021
Watching the oceans using off-the-shelf tech
A drone surveys the Antarctic ocean
artificial intelligence (AI)

Watching the oceans using off-the-shelf tech

Drones and AI are helping researchers monitor the safety and behaviour of whales and seabirds
30 Oct 2021
Using HCI to merge a cacophony of legacy IT systems
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digital transformation

Using HCI to merge a cacophony of legacy IT systems

With Shakespeare Martineau embarking on a rapid expansion in size and staff count, reducing complexity across its IT estate is crucial
15 Oct 2021
Virtual striker: Using VR to train Premier League stars
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Hardware

Virtual striker: Using VR to train Premier League stars

How one company is taking VR out of the boardroom and into the locker room
24 Sep 2021
Linux on Mars!
The Mars helicopter Ingenuity
Linux

Linux on Mars!

Open-source software on the Perseverance mission is helping NASA explore a GNU world
18 Aug 2021
Cutting through the red tape of government IT
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digital transformation

Cutting through the red tape of government IT

How one Scottish government team has become an innovation powerhouse
2 Jul 2021
The art of digitising war
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Server & storage

The art of digitising war

How the Imperial War Museum updates, stores and protects the records of our past conflicts
27 May 2021
How COVID accelerated Kreston Reeves’ agile transformation
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cloud computing

How COVID accelerated Kreston Reeves’ agile transformation

The pandemic has been a catalyst for hardware renewal, cloud migration, collaboration and much more
6 May 2021
How the iconic Alexandra Palace modernised its Wi-Fi networks
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wifi & hotspots

How the iconic Alexandra Palace modernised its Wi-Fi networks

The 150-year-old venue battled against the nature of the building as well as historically lax IT protocols
26 Apr 2021
Using enterprise asset management at the edge of the world
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enterprise resource planning (ERP)

Using enterprise asset management at the edge of the world

Polar Medal recipient Steven Marshall tells IT Pro about managing some very demanding workloads from over 10,000 miles away
19 Apr 2021
Standard Chartered is taking 167 years of banking into the cloud
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digital transformation

Standard Chartered is taking 167 years of banking into the cloud

Kubernetes, scalability and cross-regional stability are driving changes in the bank’s infrastructure
12 Nov 2020
Using technology to keep intruders out and data safe
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cyber security

Using technology to keep intruders out and data safe

How one CISO is helping rebuild a company that lost billions due to a malicious insider
6 Nov 2020
Staffordshire University: Automating in the age of coronavirus
automation

Staffordshire University: Automating in the age of coronavirus

The institution has partnered with Blue Prism to kickstart its 2030 digital strategy – starting with a complex automation project
12 Oct 2020