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  • Can the internet survive in its present form?

    Cliff Saran - Managing Editor 30 May 2012
  • Gartner vice president Steve Prentice came to Computer Weekly's office to discuss the future of the internet. He is speaking to CIOs about what happens if the internet changes radically. "We now ...

  • Video tour of the HP EliteBook Folio

    Cliff Saran - Managing Editor 20 May 2012
  • In this video recorded at the recent HP Global Influencer Summit in Shanghai, I spoke to HP product manager. Kathy Nielson about the HP EliteBook Folio. This is a new Ultrabook, designed to bridge ...

  • Infosecurity 2012: denial of service

    Cliff Saran - Managing Editor 26 Apr 2012
  • I can't be the only person to have suffered a catastrophic loss of Wi-Fi at this year's Infosecurity Europe conference at Earls Court. The network, provided by Ruckus Wireless, was free but ...

  • A vision for open data to revolutionise urban life

    Cliff Saran - Managing Editor 13 Apr 2012
  • The more data that is released - without strings attached, in machine-readable and non-proprietary "open" formats - the more likely it is that businesses and developers will use it to build the ...

  • IT service provisioning and orchestration

    Cliff Saran - Managing Editor 05 Apr 2012
  • In this guest blog post, Steve Nunn, managing director, infrastructure consulting group, Accenture, looks at the role of the service catalogue in virtualisation. CIOs are already well versed on ...

  • RIM a RIM of roses, they all fall down

    Cliff Saran - Managing Editor 30 Mar 2012
  • It seems Research in Motion is playing swings and roundabouts with its business strategy. It wants to clarify about getting out of the consumer market.This came in earlier today:Thorsten Heins RIM ...

  • Lessons from a lost Kindle

    Cliff Saran - Managing Editor 15 Mar 2012
  • Two days ago I left my Kindle 3G somewhere - probably in the pub or or the train - and of course it is most likely now gone for good. We hear a lot about IT consumerisation, and the biggest issue ...

  • Podcast interview: Tim Leonard, CTO, US Xpress on big data

    Cliff Saran - Managing Editor 15 Mar 2012
  • US Xpress has implemented a single data analytics user interface that pools in information from multiple sources. The logistics firm collects 900 data elements from tens of thousands of trucking ...

  • Microsoft Patch Tuesday Report - March 13

    Greg Lambert 14 Mar 2012
  • Application Compatibility Update with Quest ChangeBASE Executive Summary With this March Microsoft Patch Tuesday update, we see a set of 6 updates; 1 with the rating of Critical, 4 with the rating ...

  • Amazon pushes DynamoDB into Europe

    Cliff Saran - Managing Editor 08 Mar 2012
  • Amazon is offering its DynamoDB NoSQL database service, in Europe to provide businesses with a scalable database system in the cloud. Amazon says DynamoDB in the EU-West region, complies with ...