In-depth

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
What is phishing?
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phishing

What is phishing?

From banking scams to industrial espionage, we look at why phishing is so lucrative
17 May 2021
HDMI vs DVI: What’s the best AV input?
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Hardware

HDMI vs DVI: What’s the best AV input?

We put the biggest AV technologies against each other in our display cable comparison
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
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
What is Microsoft Edge? Everything you need to know
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web browser

What is Microsoft Edge? Everything you need to know

Microsoft's replacement for Internet Explorer now functions as a genuine alternative to Chrome
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
What is edge computing?
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Cloud

What is edge computing?

Edge computing is central to making the IoT fast, secure and useful
14 May 2021
Addressing the data literacy problem in the financial services sector
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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?
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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
The IT Pro Podcast: Has the biometric revolution stalled?
The IT Pro Podcast: Has the biometric revolution stalled?
biometrics

The IT Pro Podcast: Has the biometric revolution stalled?

Biometric authentication was supposed to change the world - but has it?
14 May 2021
What is bandwidth?
Data in a tunnel for analytics
broadband

What is bandwidth?

We look at how bandwidth works, and why your internet connection sometimes slows to a crawl...
13 May 2021
What is Digital Experience Management?
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Sponsored

What is Digital Experience Management?

Aternity and Intel explain DEM and how it can help life and work post-pandemic
13 May 2021
Cyber risk planning for directors – six principles to follow
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cyber security

Cyber risk planning for directors – six principles to follow

By following these core principles, members of the boardroom can help create a business-wide culture of security
13 May 2021
How to prepare for cloud storage migration
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Sponsored

How to prepare for cloud storage migration

With process and planning – and the right provider – migrating to cloud storage can be very rewarding
12 May 2021
View from the Airport: Appian World 2021
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Business strategy

View from the Airport: Appian World 2021

Even in the virtual world, a return to reality is starting to take shape
12 May 2021
16 top BBC micro:bit projects
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Hardware

16 top BBC micro:bit projects

Learn everything from beginner projects to challenges for confident coders
11 May 2021
View from the Airport: Dell Technologies World 2021
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Business strategy

View from the Airport: Dell Technologies World 2021

Project Apex takes centre stage at Dell’s second virtual conference
11 May 2021
How do you measure the success of your cloud strategy?
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cloud deployment

How do you measure the success of your cloud strategy?

Moving to the cloud can transform business processes. This can make measuring success complex, but it is achievable
11 May 2021
How the enterprise can embrace hybrid cloud
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hybrid cloud

How the enterprise can embrace hybrid cloud

Hybrid cloud has a lot to offer organisations of all sizes, but enterprises in particular stand to gain so much
10 May 2021
Best Linux distros 2021
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operating systems

Best Linux distros 2021

Whether it's for desktop, server or security, there's bound to be a Linux distro for you
7 May 2021
What is ransomware?
Male hacker hand on laptop computer keyboard with red binary screen of ransomware attack
ransomware

What is ransomware?

This type of malware could hit you hard in the pocket
7 May 2021