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CONTENT FROM LATEST CW500 EVENT
CW500: IT infrastructure for data protection
The IT infrastructure needed to ensure data protection is an increasingly thorny issue especially in an age where data is being proliferated throughout an organisation.
CW500: Digital customer engagement
The CW500 Club event in June blew away the myths around digital customer engagement
NHS England informatics head wants more CCIOs
NHS England director wants to see a chief clinical information officer in every NHS provider and clinical commissioning group
CW500: DWP appoints Mayank Prakash as new technology director
The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) has appointed Mayank Prakash as its new director general of technology.
Online fashion retailer Asos seeks CIO
Asos.com is looking to appoint a CIO following the departure of Pete Marsdon after two years in the role
Rolls-Royce CIO joins HMRC as non-executive director
Rolls-Royce CIO Simon Ricketts has been appointed non-executive director of Her Majesty’s Revenue & Customs
Government appoints former Credit Suisse CIO as deputy CTO
The government has appointed former Credit Suisse CIO Magnus Falk as its new deputy chief technology officer (CTO)
CIO interview: Bryson Koehler, CIO of The Weather Company
The Weather Company is a huge advocate for cloud-based technology, and everything it has built is cloud-enabled
CIO interview: Dave Ubachs, CIO, Staples Europe”
Staples is undertaking major IT projects in Europe that will see e-commerce improvements and back-end consolidation in 16 countries
CIO interview: Rorie Devine, CTO, Hailo
A technology overhaul is taking place behind the scenes at cab-hailing smartphone app Hailo as the company extends its international reach.
Interview: Gerard Grech, CEO, Tech City UK
Tech City UK CEO, Gerard Grech, thinks there are other places besides London to start a digital business in the UK.
CIO Interview: Hugh Fahy, CIO, Net-A-Porter
Net-A-Porter CIO, Hugh Fahy talks about how his in-house 300-strong IT team are experimenting with agile ways of working.
For many years, the typical governance model for IT departments was “command and control”, locking down infrastructure and controlling access. But that time is over – with cloud, BYOD, and other digital technologies, the inexorable rise of “shadow IT” raises questions over the future role of the IT department and the CIO. Tech-savvy users now feel confident enough to bypass the IT team and make their own purchasing decisions. In this CW500 Club video, Christoph Burtscher, CEO, Be2Change Consultancy, talks to Computer Weekly editor in chief Bryan Glick about the challenges of IT governance in an era of shadow IT.
For many years, the typical governance model for IT departments was “command and control”, locking down infrastructure and controlling access. But that time is over – with cloud, BYOD, and other digital technologies, the inexorable rise of “shadow IT” raises questions over the future role of the IT department and the CIO. Tech-savvy users now feel confident enough to bypass the IT team and make their own purchasing decisions. In this CW500 Club video, John Harris, chief technology officer, Aimia, talks to Computer Weekly editor in chief Bryan Glick about the challenges of IT governance in an era of shadow IT.
Financial services firms, particularly the big banks, are facing new challenges as customer demand changes, new competitors arrive and regulators tighten the leash. Introducing mobility into financial services companies can be a challenge, but as traditional banking change, firms need to adapt to cope with consumer demand and the requirements of employees within their own enterprises. In this CW500 club video, Jason Scott-Taggart, Head of IT Service Management, Worldpay, discusses regulatory compliance and BYOD in the finance sector, as well as the challenges and benefits of managing mobility.
Next CW500 Club event
6th November 2014
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