March 2007

  • March 30, 2007 30 Mar'07

    Derbyshire plants trees for Ricoh printers

    Derbyshire County Council has dedicated 2,500 trees in a drive to offset the carbon emissions produced by its fleet of Ricoh printers, copiers and multifunctional devices.

  • March 30, 2007 30 Mar'07

    Council mergers open way to IT consolidation

    Central government has opened the door to wholesale consolidation of local government IT systems in many parts of the UK by approving 13 different plans for councils to merge.

  • March 30, 2007 30 Mar'07

    E-mail worm poses as Microsoft invitation

    E-mail users are being warned of a widespread malicious attack that poses as an invitation from Microsoft to download a beta version of Internet Explorer 7.0.

  • March 30, 2007 30 Mar'07

    Collaboration around IT is key to UK prosperity, say BCS thought leaders

    What must be done to sustain UK competitiveness through to 2025? This was the subject of a recent BCS Thought Leadership Debate, which centred on the premise that competitive advantage is increasingly enabled by IT and the use of intellectual assets.

  • March 30, 2007 30 Mar'07

    Budget gives hardware buyers pause for thought

    IT managers should reconsider their strategies for investing in IT hardware in light of new rules on capital allowances introduced in the Budget, according to tax experts.

  • March 30, 2007 30 Mar'07

    IBM targets JBoss users with free Linux tool

    IBM is targeting JBoss users with a free Linux enterprise server tool.

  • March 29, 2007 29 Mar'07

    Framework aims to help develop people skills

    Employers groups are backing a competency framework for IT professionals which aims to make it easier for IT staff and employers to identify and develop management and people-focused skills.

  • March 29, 2007 29 Mar'07

    Storage suppliers feel the heat

    Round up of the top 10 SearchStorage news stories getting the most attention this month. EMC, Brocade and Iron Mountain are all taking some heat from their customers.

  • March 29, 2007 29 Mar'07

    Cosmos and Monarch use Empirix for web test flight

    Cosmos Holidays and Monarch Airlines are using a web applications testing product from Empirix to ensure applications run smoothly in the development stage before being launched to the public.