Oracle release open source MySQL Cluster upgrade

27 February 2015

Oracle have released version 7.4 of its open source MySQL cluster product

vCita launches online payments solution

vCita delivers mobile payments

26 February 2015

vCita launches LiveSite Online payments its Plug-and-Go online payments solution for small businesses.

Oil rig

SSE brings some good news for the North Sea Oil Industry

26 February 2015

SSE Telecoms has delivered some positive news for the North Sea Oil industry with an alliance with brightsolid and Tempnet to improve network connectivity to the region

Android for Work

Google announces Android for Work platform

25 February 2015

Google has announced the Android for Work platform aiming to prove that it can compete with Apple and Microsoft as a business ready platform.

Emergency Services respond to an accident

Emergency calls failed by poor location data

25 February 2015

EC Report shows that there has been no improvement in getting more accurate call location raising concerns over emergency service responses.

IBM Millennials study

Are Millennials a waste of space?

20 February 2015

IBM study shows that Millennials are far from the lazy, entitled, selfish and shallow workers they are accused of being.

Natural Security Alliance

Biometrics and data protection laws

31 October 2014

For companies looking to implement biometric based security, the Natural Security Alliance has issued a set of privacy rules to ensure they comply with data protection laws.

Round table: The big debata

Round table: The big debata

22 October 2014

The ‘big data’ phenomenon has already enabled civil servants to spot fraud and tighten financial oversight; now they’re analysing the wealth of new datasets to create and reshape policies. Stuart Watson listened in at a CSW round table on the subject


Experian's top 6 data breach trends

25 September 2014

Experian publishes their 2014 Data Breach Industry Forecast and lists their top six data breach predictions for 2014

Empty Boardroom

Who is your digital leader?

17 September 2014

The Leading Edge Forum at CSC and CSC research has recently some insightful papers that reveals a shortfalls of digital leadership in the boardroom.

Professor Zahir Irani

Build your networking skills with Social Media

28 November 2014

In this article first published in Civil Service World Professor; Zahir Irani explains how social media can help civil service leader to boost contacts and increase knowledge. These lessons...

Does this map really show data movements?

Time to stop the “Fake” research

7 November 2014

Too many companies are issuing supposed research that is little more than guesswork

Pilar del Castillo Vera

Big Data - the power to transform

22 October 2014

Big data has the potential to completely transform our economy, and public bodies need to bolt-on additional capacity to deal with the change, argues Pilar del Castillo Vera.

Digital Marketplace

Six ways to use G-Cloud 6 to increase sales

29 September 2014

Hugh Cox calls on the government to take action to improve awareness and activity through its new Digital Marketplace.