Data centre hardware

  • February 23, 2000 23 Feb'00

    IT outpaces the economy

    Paul Mason

    IT budgets grew 18% in the last quarter of 1999 soaring ahead of overall economic growth, which stood at 3%.


  • February 23, 2000 23 Feb'00

    BNFL automates to prevent false safety checks

    Mike Simons

    British Nuclear Fuels is to automate key parts of its fuel production process to prevent staff manipulating computer data to...

  • February 23, 2000 23 Feb'00

    New data storage system agreed

    Major computer companies have agreed to develop new technologies for connecting data storage systems in future high-performance computers, writes Matthew...

  • February 16, 2000 16 Feb'00

    Windows 2000: next model looks thin

    Lindsay Clark

    The launch of Windows 2000 could see the adoption of the thin-client model of computing.

    The new Microsoft...

  • February 09, 2000 09 Feb'00

    Motorola-Psion's pocket-sized Web deal

    Pravin Jeyaraj

    Full wireless Web browsing could be available as early as next year, but wireless services from mobile phones are not...

  • February 09, 2000 09 Feb'00

    Compaq predicts demise of desktop PC

    Compaq, the world's largest PC manufacturer, believes that one third of desktop computers will not be PCs within a couple of...

  • February 02, 2000 02 Feb'00

    Revenue systems cope despite glitch

    Tony Collins

    Inland Revenue staff say that self-assessment computer systems, built by US services company EDS, have coped better than...

  • January 26, 2000 26 Jan'00

    Freedom for most wanted hacker

    Matthew Thomas

    Kevin Mitnick, the world's most infamous computer hacker, has been released from prison in the US after almost five...

  • January 26, 2000 26 Jan'00 aims to keep the nation healthy

    Isabel Choat

    Despite new year's resolutions to become healthier individuals, many of us will succumb to either colds or the dreaded flu in the...

  • January 26, 2000 26 Jan'00

    Performance of manufacturing web sites improves

    Since the Computer Weekly/Keynote Systems Site Meter looked at manufacturing in December, there have been major improvements.

    BP Amoco, for...

  • January 19, 2000 19 Jan'00

    Bluetooth set for roll-out delay

    Antony Savvas

    Bluetooth short-wave radio technology - which is set to be used by millions of mobile phones and laptop computers to send data - has...

  • January 19, 2000 19 Jan'00

    Sheffield seeks help over claims backlog

    Mike Simons

    Sheffield City Council has called in consultants from PricewaterhouseCoopers to evaluate a programme proposed by CSL, its housing...

  • January 19, 2000 19 Jan'00

    Transport firms finesse their Web services

    There was little change in performance amongst the transport Web sites we last looked at in Computer Weekly 25 November 1999. The...

  • January 19, 2000 19 Jan'00

    The sweet smell of de-stress

    Tina Milton

    An aromatherapy air fresher has been launched which claims to release fragrances to relieve stress and increase productivity at...

  • January 19, 2000 19 Jan'00

    CSSA joins the fray over government IT

    Mike Simons

    The Government has the lifetime of this parliament to get its IT strategy right or it could find major suppliers refusing to bid...

  • January 19, 2000 19 Jan'00

    Online searching added to consultancy register

    Online searching facilities have been added to the BCS Consultancy Register, making it simpler for organisations to find the right professional among the...

  • January 12, 2000 12 Jan'00

    Just the ticket...

    The millennuim dome required on of the biggest ever ticketing projects. To meet the estimated one million ticket transaction over the Dome Web Site,...

  • January 12, 2000 12 Jan'00

    Utilities improve their Web site performance

    There has been a major change in the performance of utilities' Web sites since we last highlighted the sector (Computer Weekly, 18 November 1999)....

  • January 12, 2000 12 Jan'00

    Macworld Expo ecstatic at Jobs' permanent return to Apple

    After more than two years as interim CEO of Apple, Steve Jobs told the Macworld Expo conference in San Francisco last week that...

  • January 05, 2000 05 Jan'00

    EU heads welcome plans for information society

    Keith Nuthall

    European Union heads of government have welcomed a plan unveiled by European Commission President Romano Prodi, to boost...

  • January 05, 2000 05 Jan'00

    Come on down...

    Computer companies around the world are bidding to provide equipment for what promises to be the world's most hi-tech adventure show.

    The Earth 2000...

  • January 05, 2000 05 Jan'00

    'Driving licence' scheme is motoring

    The European Computer Driving Licence end-user qualification is going from strength to strength.

    More than 37,000 logbooks for the qualification...