Contributors to

Current Contributors

  • Patrick Breyer

    Patrick Breyer is a jurist and Member of the European Parliament with the European Pirates, members of the Greens/European Free Alliance Group

  • Terry Critchley

    Terry Critchley is a retired IT consultant living near Manchester in the UK. He the author of numerous articles and books for IT professionals.

  • Tracey Abbott

  • Antony Adshead

    Storage Editor

    Antony Adshead is the Storage editor at Computer Weekly.

  • Faisal Alani

    UK at eBay

    Faisal Alani is the lead digital content manager for UK at eBay. Prior to that he was the content editor on

  • Charlotte Allery

    Coffin Mew

    Charlotte Allery is a solicitor in the employment team at law firm Coffin Mew, where she deals with a wide range of issues for both employers and employees.

  • Peter Ray Allison

  • Rory Alsop

    Rory Alsop is a research director with ISACA Scotland and head of technology and cyber risk at HSBC.

  • Marc Ambasna-Jones

    A journalist and writer with over 25 years’ experience in the technology and business sectors, Marc Ambasna-Jones has written extensively for a wide range of national newspapers and trade titles.

  • Anil Ananthaswamy

  • Tim Anderson

    Tim Anderson has been a freelance journalist since 1992, specialising in software development and cloud computing

  • Zafar Anjum

    Zafar Anjum is a journalist, writer and entrepreneur who lives in Singapore. For eight years, he was the online editor of Computerworld Singapore, Computerworld Malaysia, CIO Asia and MIS Asia.

  • Christian Annesley

    Christian has been writing about enterprise technology for more than a decade, with a particular interest in the human challenge of ensuring tech is solving the right problems in the best possible way for individuals and organisations

  • Atiek Arian

    Fidelity International

  • Angela Ashenden

  • Warwick Ashford

    Senior analyst

    Warwick Ashford was security editor at Computer Weekly until September 2019. He joined the CW team as chief reporter in June 2007, focusing on IT security, business continuity, IT law and regulation, compliance and governance. He was appointed security editor in May 2012. He is now senior analyst at Kuppinger Cole.

  • Warwick Ashford

    Security Editor

  • Gary Audin

    Delphi Inc.

    Gary Audin has more than 40 years of computer, communications and security experience. He has planned, designed, specified, implemented and operated data, LAN and telephone networks. These have included local area, national and international networks as well as VoIP and IP convergent networks in the U.S., Canada, Europe, Australia and Asia.

  • Marcus Austin


  • Jennifer Baker

    Jennifer Baker has been a journalist in print, radio and television for nearly 20 years, the last seven specialising in EU policy and legislation in the tech sector

  • Jasper Bakker

    Jasper Bakker is a Dutch freelance IT journalist with an insatiable craving for tech news, IT trends, cyber security (incidents), promising internet phenomena, and more computer and network stuff.

  • Caroline Baldwin

    Freelance editor and journalist

    Caroline Baldwin is a freelance editor, writer and B2B journalist experienced in creating content in the technology, retail and consumer trends space

  • Mark Ballard

    Mark Ballard is a freelance journalist who writes about computer policy, crime, security, law and systems.

  • Rob Bamforth


  • Louise Barber

    Turnkey Consulting

    Louise Barber is a senior consultant at risk management consultancy Turnkey Consulting and has a background spanning both the public and private sectors.

  • Christophe Bardy

    Based in France, Christophe begun his career as an IT project manager before working for several IT publications, including l’Ordinateur Individuel, SVM, MacWorld and InfoPC. He was co-founder of MagIT after writing for 10 years for the paper editions of Monde Informatique and Réseaux & Télécoms. Now, Christophe covers IT infrastructure for Le Mag IT and also heads up the quarterly magazine, Storage.

  • Colin Barras

  • Peter Bartram

  • Kayleigh Bateman

    Computer Weekly

    Kayleigh Bateman was the special projects editor for Computer Weekly, until August 2015. She covered IT skills, education, jobs and recruitment in addition to women in technology, managing the WITsend blog for Computer Weekly. She is also the editor of CW Europe.

  • Steve Bates


    Focused predominately on the intersection of business, finance and technology, Steve Bates helps organisations realise the greatest value out of their technology investments in the digital era

  • Bruce Beam


    Bruce Beam is the director of infrastructure and security at (ISC)²: He has more than 20 years of experience leading IT/ICT and security teams for large enterprises and the US Navy, and leads all aspects of (ISC)²’s global IT/ICT and cyber security operations.

  • Kevin Beaver

    Principle Logic, LLC

    Kevin Beaver is an information security consultant, writer, professional, speaker and expert witness with Atlanta-based Principle Logic LLC.

  • Alistair Behenna

    Telecity Group

  • Madeline Bennett

    Mowser Media

    Madeline Bennett has been a technology journalist and commentator since 2000, covering all aspects of business technology, from enterprise applications and digital transformation to diversity and skills.

  • Martha Bennett

    Forrester Research Inc.

  • Peter Berlich

  • Bryan Betts

    Freeform Dynamics

    Bryan is a technology enthusiast and industry veteran. He has been analysing, explaining and writing about IT and business for around three decades.

  • Colin Beveridge

  • Emma Bickerstaffe

    Information Security Forum (ISF)

    Emma Bickerstaffe is a senior research analyst at the Information Security Forum (ISF) and is responsible for delivering reports that provide thought leadership, practical guidance and solutions to information risk challenges.

  • David Bicknell

    David Bicknell is a former editor at Computer Weekly.

  • Stephen J. Bigelow

    Senior Technology Editor

    Stephen J. Bigelow, senior technology editor in the Data Center and Virtualization media group, has more than 20 years of technical writing experience in the PC/technology industry.

  • David Binning

  • Simon Bisson

    Freelance technology writer and journalist with a wide background in IT and engineering. Bisson mixes deep technical knowledge with the ability to explain complex subjects in simple, easy to understand terms.

  • Sam Bocetta

    Sam Bocetta is a freelance journalist specializing in U.S. diplomacy and national security, with emphases on technology trends in cyber warfare, cyber defense and cryptography. He currently works as a part-time cybersecurity coordinator at AssignYourwriter.

  • Nick Booth

    Nick Booth is a freelance writer.

  • Frank Booty

  • Crina Boros

    Crina Boros is an investigative journalist who combines transparency laws, field reporting, digital skills and good old intuition to expose how and why things happen.

  • Bridget Botelho

    Editorial Director, News

    Bridget Botelho joined TechTarget as a reporter in 2007 and has covered a variety of technologies and IT industry trends.

  • CP Bound

  • David Boyd

  • Danny Bradbury

    Danny Bradbury is a freelance journalist specialising in technology, business, and environmental writing.

  • Richard Brain

    Richard Brain is the technical director at ProCheckUp, a leading independent specialist UK security organisation.

  • Technology expert Pat Brans is author of the book "Master the Moment: Fifty CEOs Teach You the Secrets of Time Management."

  • Adrian Bridgwater

  • Paul Briggs

  • Steve Broadhead

    Broadband Testing

  • Josephine Broughton

  • Matt Brunk


    Matt Brunk is president of Telecomworx, a Washington, D.C.-area interconnect company with which he has been since 1989. Previously, he was chief network engineer for Amtrak, responsible for a $26 million internal voice network and a $10.5 million ACD call center network.

  • Alicia Buller

  • Sarah Burnett


  • Stuart Burns

    Stuart Burns is a virtualization and Linux expert at a Fortune 500 company.

  • Adam Burns

  • Steve Bush

  • Andrew Buss

    IDC Manufacturing Insights

  • Kevin Cahill

    Kevin Cahill is Fellow of the British Computer Society who first joined Computer Weekly in 1979. He had spent the previous 10 years in the industry as a systems analyst and project manager. He later became Paddy Ashdown's researcher in the House of Commons and is now an advisor in the House of Lords.

  • Alan Calder

    IT Governance

    Alan Calder is an acknowledged international cyber security expert and a leading author on information security and IT governance issues. He is also CEO of IT Governance Limited, a global provider of IT governance, risk management and compliance solutions.

  • French Caldwell

  • Matt Came

  • Duncan Campbell

    2QQ Ltd, Sussex University

    Duncan Campbell is an investigative journalist, author, consultant and television producer specialising in privacy, civil liberties and surveillance issues. His best-known investigations led to major legal clashes with successive British governments.

  • Rory Canavan

    SAM Charter

    Rory Canavan is the founding consultant and owner of SAM Charter, a software asset management (SAM) practice dedicated to establishing best-in-class IT asset management (ITAM) and SAM frameworks.

  • Kristen Caretta


  • Rich Castagna

    Rich has been involved with high-tech journalism for more than 20 years.

  • Jonathan Chace

  • Ben Chai

  • Phil Chamberlain

  • Simon Chandler

    Simon Chandler is a freelance technology journalist. His areas of expertise include cryptocurrencies and the blockchain, virtual reality, artificial intelligence, social media, consumer technology and the social impact of technology.

  • Robert Chapman

    Firebrand Training

  • Mike Chapple

    University of Notre Dame

    Mike Chapple, Ph. D., CISA, CISSP, is a senior director of IT with the University of Notre Dame.

  • Robina Chatham is a visiting Fellow at Cranfield University School of Management; and a research associate at the Leading Edge Forum.

  • Eric Chiu


    Eric Chiu is co-founder and managing director of FisherITS, where he helps clients avoid software compliance penalties from their suppliers by ensuring their software licensing is up to date, or negotiating with software suppliers in cases where it is not

  • Alain Clapaud

  • Lindsay Clark

    Lindsay Clark has been writing about business technology for over 15 years.

  • Bill Claybrook

    New River Marketing Research

    Bill Claybrook is a marketing research analyst with over 35 years of experience in the computer industry.

  • Strategy Clinic

  • Rob Clyde


    Rob Clyde is a technology and cyber security expert and serves as chair of Isaca's board of directors.

  • Michael Cobb

    Michael Cobb , CISSP-ISSAP is a renowned security author with more than 20 years of experience in the IT industry.

  • John Colley


  • Tony Collins

  • Maxwell Cooter

  • Rachel Courtland

  • Andrew Cross

    Andrew Cross brings an extensive business and technical background to his contributions. He has worked in Executive Management roles at Sol-Tec, Metrologie, Amstrad, Gateway 2000 and Evesham Technology.

  • Julian David


    Julian David is the CEO of TechUK. He was appointed as the director general of Intellect in March 2012 and led its transformation to TechUK in November 2013.

  • Dai Davis

    Percy Crow Davis & Co

    Dai Davis advises clients on intellectual property, computer and technology law subjects including such topical matters as e-commerce, IT security and cloud computing issues.

  • Adrian Davis


    Adrian Davis is the director of cybersecurity advocacy for Europe, Middle East and Africa at (ISC)². He is the "voice of the profession" for (ISC)² in the region. He focuses on three key areas: risk management, public policy and education.

  • Glynn Davis

    Glynn is a business journalist covering retail and the leisure sectors

  • Paul DeBeasi


    Paul DeBeasi is the Research Vice President for enterprise mobility at Gartner. DeBeasi is a well-respected industry leader with more than 25 years of experience in the communication and wireless industries.

  • Anil Desai

  • Jimmy Desai

  • Nick Dettmar


  • Fleur Doidge

    Fleur Doidge is a journalist with more than 20 years of experience writing news and features, primarily for business and technology websites.

  • Daniel Domberger


    Daniel Domberger is a partner at international mergers and acquisitions and debt advisory firm, Livingstone. He has over a decade’s experience in the M&A industry and co-leads Livingstone’s global media and technology team.

  • Caroline Donnelly

    Senior Editor, UK

    Caroline Donnelly is a senior editor at Computer Weekly, having joined the site in March 2015. Her beats include datacentre, cloud and virtualisation technologies, and finding out all about the end users deploying them.

  • Caroline Donnelly

    Datacentre Editor

    Caroline Donnelly est en charge de la rubrique datacenter pour Computer Weekly depuis Mars 2015. Elle couvre notamment les domaines du datacentre, du cloud et de la virtualisation.

  • Eric Doyle

  • Danny Dresner

  • Dennis Drogseth

    Enterprise Management Associates

    Dennis Drogseth is vice president of research at Enterprise Management Associates.

  • Manek Dubash

    Manek Dubash is a journalist with more than 25 years of experience.

  • Eric Ebert

    Eric Ebert is a seasoned technology professional.

  • Richard Edwards

    Freeform Dynamics

    Richard joined Freeform Dynamics in April 2017 from Ovum, where he led the firm’s enterprise productivity and collaboration research agenda.

  • Chris Edwards

    Cranfield University

  • Colin Edwards

  • Zach Emmanuel

    Computer Weekly

    Zach Emmanuel is a reporter for Computer Weekly and MicroScope.

  • Nicholas Enticknap

  • Gerhard Eschelbeck

  • Investigate Europe

    Investigate Europe is a pan-European research project run by nine journalists from eight European countries.

  • Chris Evans

    Chris Evans has worked in the IT industry for more than 25 years. After receiving a BSc (Hons) in computational science and mathematics from the University of Leeds, England, his early IT career started in the mainframe arena and continued to storage and systems programming paths.

  • Steve Evans

    Steve Evans is a freelance journalist based in Madrid, specialising in technology and how it impacts businesses. His previous roles include web editor at Computer Business Review (CBR) and before that staff writer at a magazine that wrote about and sold collectable items.

  • Lis Evenstad

    Lis Evenstad is the management editor at Computer Weekly, and joined the site in August 2015. Her beats include public sector and CIOs, and she has a particular interest in healthcare IT.

  • Cath Everett

    Cath Everett has been a journalist and editor for around 25 years. She specialises in employment and workplace issues and writes about the impact of technology on society.

  • Andy Favell

    Andy Favell is a London-based freelance journalist, web editor and mobile/digital consultant. He has 18 years' experience in business and technology journalism and web publishing. As a journalist has contributed articles on mobile, internet, IT, retail, charity and corporate social responsibility (CSR) to numerous national, online and trade publications.

  • Joe Fay

    Joe Fay has been covering the technology industry for 30 years and has edited publications in London and San Francisco.

  • Nicholas Fearn

    Nicholas Fearn is a freelance technology journalist from the Welsh valleys. Nicholas Fearn is a freelance technology journalist from the Welsh valleys. He has written for a plethora of respected media sources, including The Next Web, Techradar, Gizmodo, Engadget, Lifehacker, TrustedReviews, Alphr, TechWeekEurope and Mail Online. He edits Wales’s leading tech publication Tech Dragons.

  • Louella Fernandes


  • Allaster Finke

    Allaster Finke has more than 12 years of experience in the design and deployment of complex storage networks, backup, high availability and disaster recovery solutions, including positions at KPMG, EMC Consulting, GlassHouse Technologies and Unisys.

  • Jerry Fishenden

    Jerry Fishenden is an independent technologist working with a range of clients, and has been an advisor to a variety of government departments

  • Karl Flinders

    Emea Content Editor, Computer Weekly

  • Shannon Flynn

    ReHack Magazine

    Shannon Flynn is a contributor.

  • Susan Fogarty

    Senior Director

    Susan Fogarty is the senior director of content innovation and amplification.

  • Stephen Foskett

    Gestalt IT

    Stephen Foskett is an active participant in the world of enterprise information technology.

  • Heidi Foster

  • Andrew Fox

  • Paddy Francis

    Paddy Francis is the CTO for Airbus CyberSecurity, responsible for coordinating and planning R&T and R&D, and also for developing the technology strategy for cyber security across the three centres in the UK, France and Germany.

  • Angelika Friedrich

  • Rebecca Froley

  • Colleen Frye

    Colleen has been a regular contributor to and as well as other TechTarget websites for some time now. Before this, she was an editor on Software Magazine and ESD Magazine before that. Frye has a breadth of experience writing about topics that range from SOA governance to infrastructure, from open source architecture tools to application integration.

  • Matt Fryer

    Brookson Legal

    Matt Fryer is a chartered tax advisor who specialises in tax planning and compliance issues.

  • Ramsés Gallego


    Ramsés Gallego is a past international vice-president for Isaca’s board of directors and has served for three years in Isaca’s CISM and CGEIT certification committees and also in the Guidance & Practices Committee.

  • Jean-Pierre Garbani

  • Ter García

    Ter García is a journalist based in Madrid. Founder of the Spanish magazine El Salto, she specialises in human rights and company monitoring.

  • Robin Gareiss

    Metrigy Research

    Robin Gareiss is CEO and Principal Analyst at Metrigy, where she oversees research product development, conducts primary research, and advises leading enterprises, vendors, and carriers.

  • James Garner

    James Garner is a freelance writer and also owner of the Godwick Great Barn and Hodwick Hall.

  • Kate Gerwig

    Editorial Director

    Kate Gerwig is the editorial director for TechTarget's Networking and Security Media Group.

  • Mike Gillespie

  • John Girard

  • Martin Glassborow


  • Bryan Glick

    Editor in chief

    Bryan is editor in chief of Computer Weekly, responsible for managing and developing the team producing all Computer Weekly editorial content.

  • Carrie Goetz

    StrategITcom LLC

    Carrie Goetz is principal and CTO of StrategITcom, as well as a fractional CTO to several companies.

  • Steve Gold

  • Jack Gold

    J.Gold Associates, LLC.

    Jack Gold is Founder and President at J.Gold Associates, LLC.

  • Bill Goodwin

    Computer Weekly

    Bill Goodwin is Computer Weekly's premium content editor. He is an award-winning journalist, who has written for national newspapers, magazines and has worked as a researcher on investigative television documentaries.

  • Bill Goodwin

    Computer Weekly

  • Mathieu Gorge


    Mathieu Gorge is the CEO and founder of VigiTrust, which provides consultancy services in the legal aspects of corporate security.

  • Cath Goulding


    Cath Goulding is CISO at Nominet and Board member of the Women’s Security Society

  • Ian Grant

  • Jeremy Green

    Machina Research

    Jeremy Green is a principal analyst at Machina Research.

  • Michael Gregg

    Superior Solutions, Inc.

    Michael Gregg of The Solution Firm has extensive experience securing networks. You can confidentially ask him your corporate network security questions here.

  • David Gregg

    Katanga Mining

  • Lisa Grossman

  • Jacob Gsoedl

    Jacob Gsoedl is a freelance writer focusing on data storage and a vice president of IT applications with extensive experience with IT infrastructure and business applications.

  • Sudhanshu Gupta

    Sudhanshu has over 10 years of extensive networking experience and is CCIE and MCSE certified.

  • Eeva Haaramo

    Eeva Haaramo is a Finnish freelance journalist covering technology, startups and wellness for various publications in the UK and Finland. She writes about IT industry trends, entrepreneurs and innovation in the Nordic region, and has a passion for fitness tech.

  • Will Hadfield

  • Brian Hambling

    Brian Hambling is editor of “Software Testing: An ISTQB-BCS certified tester foundation guide – 4th edition”, published by BCS. He has experienced software development from the perspective of a project and a quality manager in a career spanning over 40 years.

  • Ernst-Jan Hamel

    Ernst-Jan Hamel is a Dutch freelance tech and media journalist. He is also a lecturer in journalism at the HU University of Applied Sciences Utrecht.

  • Paul Hamerman

  • Matt Hancock

    HM Government

    Matt Hancock, MP, is the secretary of state at the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sports (DCMS).

  • Ed Hardy

    Site Editor

    Ed Hardy is the site editor for

  • David Harley

  • Andy Hayler

    Information Difference

    Andy is an established software industry authority, an independent strategy consultant advising corporations, venture capital firms and software companies.

  • Beverley Head

  • Jay Heiser


    Jay G. Heiser writes the bi-monthly Layer 8 column for Information Security magazine.

  • Mark Hillary

  • Sarah Hilley

  • Chris Hipwell

  • Tijs Hofmans

    Tijs Hofmans is a Dutch freelance technology journalist who writes for several tech magazines and websites, and specialises in security and privacy

  • Paul Holland

    Information Security Forum

    Paul Holland is a principal research analyst with the Information Security Forum (ISF), the leading authority on cyber, information security and risk management. His work involves investigating, clarifying and sharing best practice with ISF member organisations.

  • Tim Holman


  • Ruth Holmes

  • Maxine Holt


    Maxine leads Omdia’s security research, developing a comprehensive research programme in this area to support vendor, service provider and enterprise clients. Having worked with enterprises across multiple industries in the world of information security, Maxine has a strong understanding of the Office of the CISO, the security challenges faced and how organisations can look to overcome these challenges.

  • Richard Holway

    TechMarketView LLP

  • Lindi Horton


    Lindi Horton is senior product manager at ServiceMesh and has more than 10 years of networking experience.

  • Fran Howarth

  • Tom Howarth


  • Jim Howson

  • Nick Huber

  • Spencer Huckstepp

    Bell Microsystems Ltd

  • Richard Hunt

    Turnkey Consulting

  • Richard Hunter

  • Saj Huq


    Saj Huq leads cyber innovation at Plexal and is director of Lorca, the London Office for Rapid Cybersecurity Advancement.

  • Jeremy I'Anson

    xlSys Consulting Ltd.

  • The Secret IR Insider

    Check Point

    The Secret IR Insider works in incident response at cyber security services and solutions supplier Check Point.

  • Dan Ilett

  • Roy Illsley

  • ESI International

  • David Jacobs

    The Jacobs Group

    David B. Jacobs of The Jacobs Group has more than 30 years of networking industry experience. He has managed leading-edge software development projects and consulted to Fortune 500 companies as well as software start-ups.

  • Mick James

  • Gamil Jassin

    Gamil Jassin is a Journalism Masters degree student at City University of London.

  • Cath Jennings

  • Vladimir Jirasek

    Foresight Cyber

    Vladimir is the founder & CEO of Foresight Cyber, a specialised cyber security consultancy and services company focused on business resilience.

  • Lisa Jobson

  • Simon Johnson


  • Shailesh Joshi

    Godrej Industries Ltd

    Shailesh Joshi is on the Editorial Advisory Panel of

  • John-Paul Kamath

  • John Kavanagh

  • Martin Kearney

  • Eoin Keary

    Eoin Keary is a cyber security industry veteran with 20 years’ experience in software development and a former global vice chair of the OWASP foundation.

  • Lisa Kelly

  • Jordon Kelly


    Jordon Kelly is an information and cyber security research analyst working in the Information Security Forum's research team

  • Randy Kerns

    Evaluator Group

    Randy Kerns is a senior strategist and analyst at Evaluator Group.

  • Zeus Kerravala

    ZK Research

    Zeus Kerravala is the founder and principal analyst with ZK Research. Kerravala provides a mix of tactical and long-term strategic advice to constituents, including end-user IT and network managers; vendors of IT hardware, software and services; and the IT investment community. Prior to ZK Research, Kerravala was a senior vice president and distinguished research fellow with Yankee Group.

  • Andre Kindness

  • Stuart King

    Reed Elsevier

  • Paul Kirvan

  • James Kitching

    Coffin Mew

    James Kitching is a corporate solicitor at law firm Coffin Mew.

  • Sebastian Klovig Skelton

    Senior reporter

    Sebastian Klovig Skelton is a reporter at Computer Weekly. He joined the site in October 2018 to cover tech startups. Prior to this, he studied history at Queen Mary University and completed an MA in investigative journalism at City University.

  • Sebastian Klovig Skelton

    Senior reporter

  • William Knight

  • Miya Knights

  • Avanti Kumar

    Avanti Kumar has over 25 years of experience in strategy consulting, writing and project management in various sectors, which include ICT, media and public relations, airlines, energy, human capital and business planning.

  • Paul Kunert

  • Martin Kuppinger


  • David Lacey

    David Lacey is an IT security consultant and blogs for

  • Laurent Lachal

  • John Lamb

  • Greg Lambert

  • Nick Langley

  • Nicole Laskowski

    Senior News Director

    Nicole Laskowski is a senior news director for TechTarget.

  • Stuart Lauchlan

  • Michelle Laverick

    Michelle Laverick is a former VMware Certified Instructor with more than 23 years of IT experience.

  • George Lawton

    George Lawton is a journalist based in London with over 30 years of experience writing about computers, communications, knowledge management, business and health.

  • Robin Layland

    Layland Consulting

    As an industry analyst and consultant, Robin has covered all aspects of networking from both the business and technical side, and has published over 100 articles in leading trade journals.

  • Yves Le Roux


    Yves Le Roux (CISSP, CISM) is co-chair of the (ISC)2 EMEA Advisory Council. He has co-authored three books on security, is a lecturer at ISEP (Paris Graduate Engineering School) and is a regular speaker at security conferences.

  • Mark Lewis

    Mark Lewis is the former editorial events director at

  • Mark Lillie


  • Sarah Limbrick

  • Mike Lloyd


    Mike Lloyd is chief technology officer of RedSeal, and has 25 years of experience in the modelling and control of fast-moving and complex systems

  • Tony Lock

    Freeform Dynamics

    Tony Lock is an IT operations guru. As an ex-IT manager with an insatiable thirst for knowledge, his extensive vendor briefing agenda makes him one of the most well informed analysts in the industry.

  • Ian Lock

    Virtual Computing Environment Company

  • Arti Loftus

    Arti Loftus is an experienced IT journalist and has a degree in Computing – Multimedia from the University of Hertfordshire. Aside from her contributions to Computer Weekly, Arti writes about numerous technology areas including, IoT, blockchain, and customer experience for a wide range of B2B tech publications.

  • Jerome Long

  • Clive Longbottom

    Clive Longbottom is an independent commentator on the impact of technology on organizations. He has also been an ITC industry analyst for more than 20 years.

  • Hamish MacArthur

    Macarthur Stroud International

    Hamish Macarthur is the founder of Macarthur Stroud International, a company that provides consultancy and research services on the IT and telecommunication markets.

  • Billy MacInnes

  • Piero Macri

    Journalist, writer and translator, he actually works as a freelance writer for a selected number of Italian magazines and online portals dedicated to the ICT sector.

  • David Manners

  • Angelica Mari

    Angelica Mari is a Brazil-based journalist and entrepreneur.

  • Angelica Mari

  • Paul Marks

    New Scientist

  • Craig Mathias

    Farpoint Group

    Craig J. Mathias is a principal analyst with Farpoint Group and specializes in mobile, wireless and unified communication (UC) technologies.

  • SA Mathieson

    SA Mathieson is a freelance analyst and journalist focused on healthcare, government and IT.

  • Hywel Matthews


  • Simon McCalla


    Simon McCalla is the CTO for Nominet, which is responsible for managing over 12 million .UK domains.

  • David McClelland

    David McClelland is a lapsed IT professional turned technology journalist. He writes for print and online titles including The Metro, TechRadar, Computer Weekly and International Business Times UK, and is a resident consumer champion with BBC Rip Off Britain, a regular on ITV Good Morning Britain and BBC News Channel, and reports on cyber crime and online safety for BBC Watchdog.

  • Ade McCormack

    Auridian Consulting

    Ade McCormack is a former technologist who is focused on helping people, organisations and societies thrive in the digital age. With this in mind, he founded the Digital Readiness Institute. As well as writing, Ade is an adviser and public speaker. He has worked in circa 40 countries across the globe and written six digital age-themed books.

  • Andrew McCreath

  • Shamus McGillicuddy

    Enterprise Management Associates

    Shamus is the vice president of research for the network management practice at Enterprise Management Associates (EMA). He has more than nine years of experience in the IT industry, primarily as a journalist covering the network infrastructure market.

  • Sean McGrath

    Senior reporter

  • Jessica McGreal


    After studying English Literature at Royal Holloway, University of London, Jessica McGreal trained as a journalist at the London School of Journalism and began a career in editorial.

  • Brian McKenna

    Business Applications Editor

    Brian covers information management and enterprise software. He is a former editor of Computer Weekly magazine. He has a degree in History and English from the University of Glasgow and a doctorate in English Literature from the University of Oxford.

  • Glenn McMahon

  • Ambrose McNevin

  • Raef Meeuwisse

    Raef Meeuwisse is an Isaca governance expert and director of Cyber Simplicity. He has recently finished an Isaca paper on the Governance of enterprise information technology for healthcare and is also known for his independent books, including Cybersecurity for beginners.

  • Bilal Mehdi

  • Chris Mellor

    The Register

    Chris Mellor is storage editor at The Register.

  • Laura Middag Alvarez

  • Chris Middleton

  • Rene Millman

    Rene Millman is a freelance writer and broadcaster who covers mobile technology, cloud and infrastructure.

  • Rich Mogull


    Rich Mogull has 20 years of experience in information security, physical security, and risk management.

  • Arif Mohamed

  • Glyn Moody

  • Simon Moores

  • Robert Morgan

  • Andrew Morris

    Turnkey Consulting

    Andrew Morris has 14 years’ experience of delivering robust cyber solutions in regulated global environments.

  • Anne Morris

    Anne Morris is a freelance journalist, editor and translator. She has been working in the telecommunications sector since 1996, when she joined the London-based team of CommunicationsWeek International as copy editor.

  • Peet Morris

  • Jim Mortleman

    Jim Mortleman is an experienced freelance technology writer, who has been covering IT and business issues for 20 years.

  • David Moschella

    Leading Edge Forum

    David Moschella is the research director for CSC’s Leading Edge Forum.

  • Ed Moyle

    Drake Software

    Ed Moyle is systems and software security director at Drake Software.

  • Aadrita Mukerji

  • Ian Murphy

  • Bill Murray

    Leading Edge Forum

    Bill Murray, based in the UK, is a senior researcher and advisor for Leading Edge Forum.

  • Sanil Nadkarni


    Sanil Nadkarni is an assistant manager, information security and BCP at Capita India Pvt., with 8 years of experience in infosec risk management.

  • Lee Newcombe

  • Deshini Newman


    Deshini Newman leads the (ISC)² team across the Europe, Middle East and Africa (Emea) region.

  • David Nikel

    David Nikel is a journalist covering Nordics and helping Norwegian companies write better English

  • Tom Nolle

    Tom Nolle is the president of CIMI Corporation, a strategic consulting firm specializing in telecommunications and data communications. Learn more about Tom Nolle.

  • Fiona O'Cleirigh

  • Rob O'Regan

  • Chi Onwurah


    Chi Onwurah is the Labour MP for Newcastle upon Tyne Central and is shadow digital minister

  • Bernt Ostergaard


  • Joe O’Halloran

    Computer Weekly

    Joe O'Halloran is networking editor at Computer Weekly

  • Mark O’Halloran

    Coffin Mew

    Mark O’Halloran is partner and head of commercial services at law firm Coffin Mew.

  • Andrew Pakes

    Prospect Union

    Andrew is Research Director at Prospect Union, where he leads on the union’s future of work programme.

  • Beth Pariseau

    Senior News Writer

    Beth Pariseau is a senior news writer for the Cloud/DevOps group at TechTarget.

  • Tessa Parmenter


    Tessa Parmenter is a former site editor for TechTarget websites and

  • Edward Parshotam

  • Chris Partsenidis

    Chris Partsenidis is the founder and editor in chief of -- one of the few websites recommended by Cisco Systems.

  • Tom Paye

  • Ivan Pepelnjak

  • Simon Persin

    Turnkey Consulting

  • John Pescatore

  • Michael Pincher

  • Steve Pinder

    GlassHouse Technologies

  • Krzysztof Polak

    Krzysztof Polak - journalist and editor in Poland, Warsaw. First steps in professional journalism did in 1998. Since that time experienced successively dot-com bubble, enthusiasm of business applications deployment, search for IT efficiency in times of global financial crisis, development of cloud, mobility and big data revolution. Is still amazed at rapid development of ICT and its contribution to life of companies and people.

  • Karthik Poojary


    Karthik R is a quality assurance engineer at Amazon and has a diploma in B.Tech in Information Technology, from the National Institute of Technology, Surathkal. Karthik can be contacted on [email protected]

  • Graham Poole

  • Brien Posey

    Brien Posey is a 15-time Microsoft MVP with two decades of IT experience. He has served as a lead network engineer for the U.S. Department of Defense and as a network administrator for some of the largest insurance companies in America.

  • Chris Potts

    Dominic Barrow

  • Richard Poynder

  • Tena Prelec

    Tena Prelec is an author and a researcher working at the University of Sussex and the London School of Economics and Political Science.

  • Ryan Priest

    Ryan is a sub-editor at Computer Weekly and writer for the Downtime blog.

  • Derek Prior


    Derek Prior is a Research Director specializing in SAP ERP customer life cycle issues

  • Sander Priston

  • Stephen Pritchard

  • Cate Pye

    PA Consulting

    Cate Pye is a partner in digital trust and cyber security and has a particular focus on cyber security transformation and helping clients’ businesses grow safely in today’s digital age.

  • Simon Quicke

    Microscope Editor

    Simon Quicke is the editor of MicroScope.

  • Barclay Rae

    Barclay Rae is CEO for ITSMF UK. He has worked for a number of ITSM organisations, and he delivers strategic ITSM consultancy, as well as media analyst services to the ITSM industry.

  • Dave Raffo

    Evaluator Group

    Dave Raffo is a senior analyst at Evaluator Group.

  • RV Raghu


    RV Raghu is a director of ISACA, an international professional association focused on IT governance.

  • Dan Raywood

    Dan Raywood is a journalist with more than 20 years experience of professional writing, including more than 12 years covering cyber security.

  • Chris Reid

    Fujitsu UK and Ireland

  • Ovum Research

  • Justin Richards

  • Valéry Rieß-Marchive

    Rédacteur en chef

  • Andrew Rigby

  • John Riley

  • Daniel Robinson

  • Simon Robinson

    451 Research

    Simon is a Vice President at 451 Research.

  • Elliot Rose

    PA Consulting

    Elliot Rose leads PA Consulting’s digital trust and cyber security service.

  • Andrew Roughan


    Andrew is managing director of Plexal, a tech startup and scaleup hub located at the London 2012 Olympic Park

  • Narendra Sahoo

    Vista Infosec

    Narendra S Sahoo (CISA, CRISC, CISSP, ISO 27001 LA) is the director of Vista InfoSec.

  • Brian Sakovitch


  • Raj Samani

  • Mark Samuels

    Mark Samuels is a business journalist specialising in CIO and IT leadership issues

  • Cliff Saran

    Managing Editor

    Cliff Saran is the managing editor (technology) on Computer Weekly magazine responsible for commissioning, writing and overseeing the magazine strategy concerning all matters relating to technology from up-and-coming research and development to systems management challenges and legacy support and maintenance.

  • Antony Savvas

    Antony Savvas is a features writer for Computer Weekly.

  • Jack Schofield

  • Greg Schulz

    The Server and StorageIO Group

    Greg Schulz is founder and senior analyst with the IT infrastructure analyst and consulting firm StorageIO.

  • Martin Schwirn

    Computer Weekly

    Martin Schwirn is the author of “Small data, big disruptions: How to spot signals of change and manage uncertainty”.

  • New Scientist

  • Alex Scroxton

    Security Editor

  • Boris Sedacca

  • Sarb Sembhi

  • Margie Semilof

    Editor At Large

    Margie covers topics of special interest to enterprise architects and others on corporate strategic management teams.

  • Yann Serra


    Yann Serra covers servers, networks and virtualisation for LeMagIT.

  • Sooraj Shah

    Sooraj is a freelance technology journalist who regularly speaks to IT decision makers about how they’re bringing their organisations forward using technology, with a particular focus on cloud, DevOps and IoT.

  • Praveen Shankar

    EY UK & Ireland

    Head of technology, media and telecommunications at EY UK & Ireland

  • Rob Shapland

    Falanx Cyber

    Rob Shapland is an ethical hacker specializing in cloud security, social engineering and delivering cybersecurity training to companies worldwide.

  • Russ Shaw is the founder of Tech London Advocates and Global Tech Advocates

  • Tash Shifrin

  • David Shiga

  • Ben Sillitoe

    Ben Sillitoe is a freelance editor and journalist, with extensive experience covering the general retail and retail technology sectors.

  • Andrea Simmons

  • Martin Smith


    Martin Smith MBE FSyI, chairman and founder of the Security Awareness Special Interest Group (SASIG), was formerly senior director of corporate security for Kroll Associates, a commercial counter-intelligence and security organisation.

  • Joel Snyder

    Opus One

    Learn about Dr. Joel Snyder, an internationally recognized telecommunications and network security expert. Browse his archive of information security articles.

  • Jenny Stadigs

    Jenny is a Swedish journalist, specialising in IT. She has been a staff writer at publications such as Computer Sweden and Market, and is now freelancing for Computer Weekly, TechWorld, Internetworld, CIO Sweden and other outlets in Sweden and the English speaking world.

  • Computer Weekly Staff

  • Matthew Staff

    Matthew Staff is a freelance journalist. He embarked on his freelance journey in September 2018 after eight years working for a couple of B2B publishing companies.

  • SearchStorage Staff

  • ComputerWeekly Staff

  • SearchCIO Staff

  • Jason Stamper

    Freeform Dynamics

    Jason is extremely well-connected and respected within the CIO community. As a highly influential editor and journalist earlier in his career, he continuously tapped into the views and experiences of IT leaders in both large enterprises and SMEs.

  • James Staten

  • Toby Stevens

    Enterprise Privacy Group

  • Paul Stringfellow

    Gardner Systems

    Paul Stringfellow is technical director at Liverpool-based IT consultancy Gardner Systems. He is an industry enthusiast who tracks technology impacts on organisations of all types.

  • Yevgeniy Sverdlik

  • Aaron Tan


    Aaron is a seasoned media and information professional with over a decade of experience in journalism and information management at leading media companies and government organisations.

  • Rob Tanzer

  • Ai Lei Tao

  • Don Tapscott

  • Bob Tarzey

    Bob Tarzey is a freelance analyst and writer.

  • Martin Taylor

  • James Taylor

  • Fisseha Tegegn

  • Greg Temm

    Greg Temm is chief information risk officer for the Financial Services – Information Sharing and Analysis Center (FS-ISAC). Temm is responsible for the overall global intelligence and risk management program of FS-ISAC and serves as a trusted security advisor in sales, marketing and member engagement for the company around the globe.

  • Omer Tene


    Omer Tene is chief knowledge officer for the International Association of Privacy Professionals. He is an affiliate scholar at the Stanford Center for Internet and Society and a senior fellow at the Future of Privacy Forum.

  • Yva Thakurdas

  • Mark Thompson

    Exeter Business School

    Mark Thompson is Professor in Digital Economy at Exeter Business School

  • Martin Thompson

    ITAM Review

    Martin enjoys spending time with his young family, fiddling with the Internet, drinking too much coffee and exploring the Wiltshire countryside on his motorbike.

  • Rebecca Thomson

    Computer Weekly

  • Ed Tittel

    Ed Tittel has worked for over 30 years as a software developer and development manager, a networking consultant, a trainer and course developer, and a technical evangelist for several companies.

  • Finbarr Toesland

    Finbarr Toesland is a London-based freelance journalist.

  • Gregory Touhill


    Gregory Touhill is a director of ISACA, an international professional association focused on IT governance, and a member of the organisation’s audit and risk committee.

  • Linda Tucci

    Industry Editor -- CIO/IT Strategy

    Linda Tucci, Industry editor -- CIO/IT strategy, focuses on developing strategic editorial and research initiatives for TechTarget.

  • Ed Tucker

    Human Firewall

    Ed Tucker is the co-founder of Human Firewall, an operationalised security awareness platform that enables a single employee to protect the whole organisation.

  • Jessica Twentyman

    Jessica Twentyman is a journalist with a 20-year track record as both a writer and editor on national newspapers and IT trade titles.

  • Tom Venables

    Turnkey Consulting

  • Archana Venkatraman

    Datacentre Editor

    Archana Venkatraman is the former Datacentre Editor for Computer Weekly.

  • Dale Vile

    Freeform Dynamics

    Dale is a co-founder of Freeform Dynamics, and runs the company. As part of this, he oversees the organisation’s industry coverage and research agenda, which tracks technology trends and developments, along with IT-related buying behaviour.

  • Philip Virgo

    Winsafe Ltd

    Director - Winsafe Ltd (Strategic Analysis and Risk Management)

  • Julia Vowler

  • Parth Vyas

  • James Walsh


    James is a partner in technology and outsourcing at Fieldfisher. He is an expert in all things technology, cyber and regulatory with experience spanning across telecoms, financial services and online businesses.

  • Neil Ward-Dutton

  • Simon Wardley

    Leading Edge Forum

    Simon Wardley is a researcher for the Leading Edge Forum, who specialises in the intersection of IT strategy and new technologies

  • Matt Warman

    Digital minister

    Matt Warman is MP for Boston and Skegness, and Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Minister for Digital and Broadband).

  • Liz Warren

  • Mark Watts

  • Steven Weil

    Point B

    Steven Weil, CISSP, CISA, CISM, CRISC is Information Security Director & Cybersecurity Principal Consultant for Point B.

  • Petra Wenham

    Petra Wenham is a BCS volunteer, with long-standing information security and information assurance experience.

  • Bev White

    Nash Squared

    Bev is CEO of Nash Squared, a global technology recruitment, IT solutions and leadership services group with 36 offices across the US, Europe and Asia.

  • Terry White

  • Mark Whitehorn

    University of Dundee

    Mark Whitehorn is the Emeritus Professor of Analytics at the University of Dundee. He specializes in the areas of analytics, business intelligence (BI) and data science (DS). He has a background in both the academic and commercial worlds.

  • Lauren Whitehouse

    Lauren Whitehouse is a 25+ year technology industry veteran with a mix of engineering, product management and marketing communications experience.

  • Sally Whittle

  • Jenny Williams

    University of Gloucestershire

  • Paul Williams

  • Richard Wilson

  • Davey Winder

    Davey Winder is an award winning journalist who has been using, and writing about, emerging technologies for 20 years.

  • Stephen Withers

    Stephen Withers is one of Australia’s most experienced IT journalists, covering everything from gadgets to enterprise systems. In previous lives he has been an academic, a systems programmer, an IT support manager, and an online services manager. Stephen holds an honours degree in management sciences and a PhD in industrial and business studies.

  • Peter Wood

    First Base Technologies LLP

    Peter Wood is chief executive officer of First Base Technologies LLP and a member of the ISACA London Chapter Security Advisory Group

  • Tim Worstall

    Adam Smith Institute

    Tim Worstall has produced computer games, wholesaled rare metals and earths out of Russia, worked with an arms dealer and now runs a Central European programming house, writes and is a Senior Fellow at the Adam Smith Institute, finding that life is usefully less exciting that way.

  • Tim Wright

    Institute of Telecommunications Professionals

    Tim Wright is director of technology at the Institute of Telecommunications Professionals (ITP) and is the sourcing manager for its membership publication, The ITP Journal.

  • Jane Wright

  • Jeremy Wright


    Jeremy Wright QC was appointed Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport on 9 July 2018.

  • Edwin Yapp

    Edwin Yapp runs his own editorial consultancy and advises clients on a range of editorial and communications issues. He has worked as a freelance freelance journalist for several publications, and is now contributing to Computer Weekly and Digital News Asia.

  • Mike Yeomans

    Information Security Forum

    Mike Yeomans is a research analyst at the Information Security Forum (ISF) and is responsible for the development, improvement and support of tools and methodologies that enable thought-leading risk management in information security.

  • Catherine Yong

    Catherine Yong is a Malaysian journalist who has covered consumer and business technology since 2002.

  • Stefan Zehle

  • Mary-Jo de Leeuw


    As director of cyber security advocacy for (ISC)2 in Emea, Mary-Jo de Leeuw works to encourage corporations, governments, academic institutions and others to collaborate on strong cyber security policies, legislation and education.

  • Jacqueline de Rojas


    Jacqueline de Rojas is the president of TechUK and chair of the Digital Leaders board

  • Sander van Vugt

    Red Hat, SUSE and Ubuntu

    Sander van Vugt is an independent Linux trainer and consultant based in the Netherlands, as well as the author of more than 50 books.

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