Subscribe: News - reviews, reports, indepth analysis
Preview: News - reviews, reports, indepth analysis

ComputerWeekly: Latest IT News

Follow the latest technology news that matters to UK IT leaders and IT professionals, as it happens, from the UK’s leading technology publication.

Copyright: Copyright TechTarget - All rights reserved.

Ransomware doubled in second half of 2016, says Check Point

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:00:32 EST

Check Point identifies the most prevalent ransomware and other malware that organisations should be prioritising based on data from the second half of 2016

Pure Storage adds Cohesity Data Platform to FlashArray//M arrays

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 08:00:02 EST

All flash array maker gets Cohesity functionality natively in its arrays, in a move that will allow snapshots to be tiered between platforms and managed by Cohesity

Visa opens London technology centre

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 07:30:30 EST

Visa opens a space in London where it can test out technologies alongside customers and suppliers

Half of enterprises to start digitising networks by 2019, says Cisco

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 06:00:04 EST

At Cisco Live Europe in Berlin, Cisco offers an insight into key networking trends and announces new products and upgrades to support and secure the digitisation of the network

Brexit might benefit genomics big data analytics research

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 05:15:00 EST

Genomics, an IT-dependent area of medical science research, could yet benefit from Brexit by lower barriers to data acquisition

SAP users react with concern to SAP High Court victory over Diageo

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 04:35:37 EST

SAP UK and Ireland User Group has reacted to the supplier’s High Court victory over Diageo in indirect licensing dispute

The changing shape of mobile apps

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 03:24:27 EST

We find out how organisations can gain the agility they need to keep pace with mobile app innovation

Amazon will create 5,000 UK jobs in 2017

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 11:45:56 EST

Online retailer Amazon is creating 5,000 jobs in the UK over the next year, including roles for software engineers and apprenticeships in engineering and logistics

Security Think Tank: Risk of DNS attacks goes beyond websites

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 11:00:18 EST

What are the main security risks associated with DNS and how are these best mitigated?

Multi-cloud management: Making it work for the enterprise

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 10:00:19 EST

As the hype surrounding multi-cloud infrastructure continues to grow, what do enterprises need to do to make the model work for them?

Accenture to add thousands of US jobs as Trump effect spreads to IT

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 09:14:22 EST

Accenture has promised to create more jobs in the US and invest $1.4bn in skills development

Why Azure developers need security skills

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 08:40:02 EST

The unprecedented adoption of Microsoft Azure is a huge opportunity for developers, but they must keep their security skills updated

Netherlands expertise unravels enterprise blockchain

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 07:26:59 EST

Dutch hackathons, pilots and projects are building new applications based on blockchains

Software asset management maturity in the age of SaaS

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 07:00:27 EST

For asset tracking, software as a service is no different from any other type of software licensing – but the process of software asset management needs adapting

Sweden uses Minecraft for urban planning

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 07:00:09 EST

Swedish National Land survey has put its maps on Minecraft to promote its work

UK brokers search engine deal to demote pirate sites

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 05:15:12 EST

The Google and Bing search engines are to demote piracy websites after signing a voluntary code of practice in talks with the entertainment industry led by the UK government

Facebook calls on Middle East-based developers in bot challenge

Sun, 19 Feb 2017 19:15:49 EST

Facebook is looking for software developers in the Middle East to create software robots on its Messenger platform

Stemettes launches documentary about Outbox Incubator programme

Fri, 17 Feb 2017 11:33:15 EST

Social enterprise Stemettes has produced a short film featuring its Outbox Incubator programme to highlight the importance of getting girls into science, technology, engineering and maths

Gartner predicts BI market will jump 7.3% to $18.3bn in 2017

Fri, 17 Feb 2017 10:48:42 EST

So-called “modern BI and analytics platforms” outpace traditional business intelligence, but rate will slow down

Visa, Bosch and Indiegogo debut IBM Watson IoT partnerships

Fri, 17 Feb 2017 10:00:08 EST

At the inauguration of the Watson IoT HQ in Munich, IBM customers announced a swathe of new partnerships to bring IoT tech to market