• October 17, 2005 17 Oct'05

    House of cards set to fall?

    The government says ID cards will cost around £100 each, while The London School of Economics says they will cost £300. But this dispute becomes almost insignificant next to the likely cost of poor project management.  Continue Reading

  • October 17, 2005 17 Oct'05

    Whitbread to split its IT operations

    Leisure group Whitbread is to reallocate its 140 head-office IT staff between a new business division and a shared IT services operation covering its remaining brands.  Continue Reading

  • October 17, 2005 17 Oct'05

    A problem shared: help desk support

    The software supplier's support person was quietly handling a system upgrade in the corner when the screaming started. A raised voice became louder and increasingly aggressive until it reached full volume, at which point it was punctuated by the ...  Continue Reading