Expert discusses cyber challenges for financial services organisations

It may seem impossible to combat cybersecurity risks when new products are being released into industry markets tenfold. We consider how financial services security teams can solve the basics of security. James Doggett, CISO, Panaseer, tells us why financial services organisations struggle to demonstrate strong control over their enterprise cyberhygiene, despite investing a fair amount […]

Building a data-centric business: The value of culture

Data governance is imperative to ensuring the highest quality of data exists throughout the lifecycle of an enterprise. Stan Christiaens, Co-founder and CTO of Collibra, tells us how building data-centricity into your career should be high on your list of priorities. Many businesses will agree that data offers huge potential business value. Research from MIT […]

Achieving successful Digital Transformation in three easy steps

Digital Transformation is top of mind as we are led into a technology evolution. Gijsbert Janssen van Doorn, Technology Evangelist at Zerto, provides three easy steps for companies looking to digitally innovate. Digital Transformation may be one of the most popular buzzwords at present but when it comes down to it, it can actually be […]

Expert: Why data centre design and build is evolving exponentially

Jos Baart, Vice President, Sales and Marketing, Flexenclosure, talks to Intelligent CIO Europe to inform enterprises about how the data landscape is evolving and assures them that the future of reliable data centre construction is secure. With new data centre capacity needed at an ever-accelerating rate, rushing the delivery of a new facility significantly increases […]

Expert opinion: Why your tech capability should be on a job spec

Ian Stone, CEO, Vuealta, informs businesses of how essential an adaptable workforce is as business leaders begin to take on employees from tech-savvy ‘Generation Z’. Generation Z – those born after 1995 – are starting to enter the workforce at pace. Growing up with ubiquitous connectivity and evolving mobile technology has shaped Gen Z’s priorities […]

Travelling without moving: Remote access in a post-Brexit world

Karl Lankford, Lead Solutions Engineer EMEA, Bomgar, shares his views on the ways companies within Britain should be adapting their IT teams in order to safeguard against Brexit. Britain, London in particular, has long been favoured as the business capital of Europe. While it’s unlikely that this accolade will change dramatically in the future, the […]

Steps for enterprises to maximise 2019 data centre performance

EkkoSense, the UK-based data centre M&E Capacity Planning and Simulation software specialist, has identified the five data centre optimisation trends that it believes will make a real difference for organisations in 2019. According to EkkoSense’s Chief Technology Officer, Dr Stu Redshaw: “At EkkoSense, we believe there are multiple innovations that are ready to generate real […]

Prepare for the worst so your customers get the best this Black Friday

Once again, shoppers are gearing up for the biggest sale events of the year: Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Although it has only gained popularity in the UK over the past five or so years, the weekend has quickly become one of the most important in a retailer’s calendar. Last year on Black Friday alone, […]

IT experts weigh in on tech trends predicted to shape 2019

It has been another whirlwind year of events in the tech industry – we saw the implementation of GDPR, IBM purchase RedHat, Facebook suffer a major data breach and the MET office’s website crash under pressure, to name but a few. As we move towards a new year we leave the incidents of 2018 in […]

Expert opinion: Security challenges to be aware of when utilising IoT

Mike Ahmadi, CISSP – Global Director – IoT Security Solutions at DigiCert, shares his opinion on the potential security challenges posed by the use of IoT in a digitally transforming world. I believe, initially, the biggest challenge facing organisations expanding their offerings in the IoT space is a lack of understanding of the current security […]