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Meeting the intelligent data management needs of 2019

Dave Russell, Vice President for Product Strategy at Veeam, outlines five intelligent data management needs CIOs need to know about in 2019. The world of today has changed drastically due to data. Every process, whether an external client interaction or internal employee task, leaves a trail of data. Human and machine generated data is growing […]


ServiceNow expert: How CIOs can foster an agile IT organisation

Chris Bedi, CIO at ServiceNow, says CIOs can build an agile IT organisation that is more attuned to the needs of the business. For example, he suggests CIOs should have their IT teams listen to quarterly earnings calls with analysts to help them understand the strategic goals of the business. Agility is a big deal. […]


How Artificial Intelligence is disrupting the SaaS market

Article by: Kyle Shamorian, Content Marketing Manager, Cleverbridge The fervent push from enterprise to Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) within the last decade has enabled end-users to sidestep some of the key hurdles associated with software maintenance and implementation. Chief among them include ease of installation and upgrades, streamlined testing and training, and minimising an otherwise large upfront cost. As […]


Expert opinion: Is the honeymoon over for Artificial Intelligence?

Cyril Perducat, Executive Vice President of Internet of Things and Digital Offers, Schneider Electric, asks how businesses can seize value from Artificial Intelligence. Last year, Forrester noted that: “The honeymoon for enterprises naively celebrating the cure-all promises of Artificial Intelligence (AI) technologies is over: …AI and all other new technologies like big data and cloud […]


5G: Just the next wave or a special generation?

Article by: Chris Lewis 5G is a special generation for mobile. In fact, it’s much more than mobile. The framework of technology must embrace fixed as well as cellular, licensed as well as unlicensed. It is so important to the future of society that a fresh look at spectrum, shared investment and the positioning of […]


Behind the scenes: Connecting fans at Anfield Stadium

Article by: Bob Slorach, CTO of the Wireless Infrastructure Group I can only imagine the spikes in data usage at the 2018 World Cup as fans take selfies, share Facebook Live game highlights and WhatsApp their friends with minute-by-minute game updates. Fortunately, fans who recently attended the highly-anticipated international friendly at Anfield Stadium, Brazil versus […]


Fortinet expert discusses the rise of destructive botnets

By Kalle Bjorn, Director – Systems Engineering, Fortinet Over the past few years, we have watched the rise of ransomware as it successfully targeted a variety of vertical markets, especially healthcare, education and financial services. And like almost all malware, it has also begun to evolve. For example, the WannaCry ransomware engine has recently been modified to support […]


Expert predicts the impact of AI on the workplace in the next year

Article by: Brian Chappell, Senior Director, Enterprise and Solution Architecture at BeyondTrust AI offers many opportunities to enhance productivity and accelerate activities by augmenting human capabilities. While there are predictions that AI will step into many roles in the workplace, it’s unlikely we are going to see widespread adoption in any of those that rely […]


Warning: ‘Traffic systems at risk of cyberattack’

Industry experts have responded to comments made about cybersecurity risks posed to the UK’s critical infrastructure. Speaking with the BBC Today programme, and reported by the Daily Telegraph, General Sir Christopher Deverell, Commander of the UK’s Joint Forces Command, warned that traffic control systems were at risk of cyberattack, with road systems one of several […]


Veeam expert: Five steps to complying with the EU’s GDPR

Now that GDPR has been introduced the journey towards compliance has started and companies are updating their relationship with data protection. Claude Schuck, Regional Manager for Middle East and Central Africa at Veeam Software, looks at ways that enterprises can make their approach fit for the future. There are still a vast number of organisations […]