In-depth

What is SSID?
wireless router
broadband

What is SSID?

We look at what SSID is and how it is used to connect devices to the internet
26 Jul 2021
Hybrid backup for business
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backup

Hybrid backup for business

Flexible working is here to stay, and backing up has never been more important
26 Jul 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
26 Jul 2021
What is two-factor authentication?
The two-factor authentication (2FA) process displayed on tablet and smartphone displays
two-factor authentication (2FA)

What is two-factor authentication?

Passwords aren't secure; it's time to add multi-factor authentication
23 Jul 2021
What is Robotic Process Automation?
Robotic and human hands meeting
automation

What is Robotic Process Automation?

How does RPA work, how is it used, and what are the pros and cons?
23 Jul 2021
What is LTE?
LTE technology
Network & Internet

What is LTE?

A guide to the standard that helped launch the 4G revolution
23 Jul 2021
What3Words: Startup under fire
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startups

What3Words: Startup under fire

Emergency responders and security researchers claim the service has fundamental flaws that could backfire in a critical situation
23 Jul 2021
Podcast transcript: The teenager who started a networking firm
Podcast transcript: The teenager who started a networking firm
Network & Internet

Podcast transcript: The teenager who started a networking firm

Read the full transcript for this episode of the IT Pro Podcast
23 Jul 2021
The IT Pro Podcast: The teenager who started a networking firm
The IT Pro Podcast: The teenager who started a networking firm
Network & Internet

The IT Pro Podcast: The teenager who started a networking firm

We speak to a young entrepreneur who decided to go it alone
23 Jul 2021
What is Maze Ransomware?
Ransomware message on a computer screen
ransomware

What is Maze Ransomware?

This Windows ransomware has targeted many organizations worldwide
22 Jul 2021
Six ways boards can step up support for cyber security
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Business strategy

Six ways boards can step up support for cyber security

Security is an enterprise-wide risk management concern, not merely an IT issue
22 Jul 2021
How to spot a failing digital transformation project
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digital transformation

How to spot a failing digital transformation project

For large-scale projects, figuring out what's working and what isn't can be a daunting task
22 Jul 2021
What is a Bluetooth mesh network?
An office with an IoT device
Internet of Things (IoT)

What is a Bluetooth mesh network?

How Bluetooth enabled IoT devices are creating automated working environments with seamless integration
22 Jul 2021
Is it cloudy in manufacturing?
A photo of the interior of a factory
cloud computing

Is it cloudy in manufacturing?

The cloud may be a dominant presence across most sectors and businesses, manufacturing has been more hesitant
22 Jul 2021
What is latency?
Beams of light
Network & Internet

What is latency?

We explore the nature of network latency and the steps you can take to reduce it
21 Jul 2021
The benefits of private cloud for your data storage environment
Infinidat Testing Lab
Sponsored

The benefits of private cloud for your data storage environment

We speak to Infinidat’s new CEO Phil Bullinger about the changing face of cloud storage
20 Jul 2021
The pros and cons of facial recognition technology
A woman's face being scanned by facial recognition technology
privacy

The pros and cons of facial recognition technology

Is it really worth risking user privacy in the name of efficiency and security?
20 Jul 2021
What is identity management?
identity head digital
identity and access management (IAM)

What is identity management?

Make sure only the right people have access to your infrastructure
20 Jul 2021
3rd Gen Intel® Xeon® Scalable processors: The Deep Dive
Graphic of a processor in a circuit board
Sponsored

3rd Gen Intel® Xeon® Scalable processors: The Deep Dive

From performance to security and AI acceleration, the new generation of Intel® Xeon Scalable delivers speed and innovation where it counts
19 Jul 2021
The Evolution of Deep Learning and AI
Graphic of a brain floating over silicon chips
Sponsored

The Evolution of Deep Learning and AI

Intel’s latest range of datacentre processors is ready to give deep learning a serious boost
19 Jul 2021
More customers, more threats?
A photo of a person holding a bank card in one hand and their phone in the other, sitting at a laptop and making a purchase online
Security

More customers, more threats?

The pandemic has increased the use of all digital channels, boosting customers numbers – but at what security cost?
19 Jul 2021
What is Azure Database for PostgreSQL?
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databases

What is Azure Database for PostgreSQL?

We look at Microsoft's cloud implementation of the open source database
16 Jul 2021
The benefits of workload optimisation
Cloud network visualisation
Sponsored

The benefits of workload optimisation

Optimisation can boost performance and save money – and it doesn’t have to be difficult, either
16 Jul 2021