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Is the retail sector making the most of IoT?

Despite the retail sector realising the potential of IoT devices, Mark Thomson, Director of Retail and Hospitality EMEA, at Zebra Technologies, believes opportunities are being lost to maximise their effectiveness in the face of increased competition. You would be hard pressed to find a retailer who doesn’t want greater insight into what is happening within […]


Five tips to avoid getting phished

Phishing attacks are a common way that cybercriminals will target you and your business. This video from Sophos explains five tips to avoid giving away information you’ll later regret.


FireEye expert on cloud security misconceptions

FireEye Cloud CTO, Martin Holste discusses some misconceptions around security in the cloud.


How can vendors and end-users get the best out of their partnerships?

One of the challenges that modern CISOs face is knowing where to channel investment. And given that there are many vendors, often offering similar services, choosing a provider or product can be difficult. A good vendor-end-user relationship based on trust and long-term partnerships is crucial. We asked three industry experts how vendors and end-users can […]


Scale Computing expert on VDI and Edge Computing as the IT dream team

Alan Conboy, Office of the CTO at Scale Computing, discusses why Edge Computing and VDI have emerged as a perfect pairing, and what this could mean for businesses. Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) has peaked and troughed in popularity since it came into existence in 2006. But it is a technology reaching new heights of growth […]


Enterprises must begin their journey to the edge

Morten Illum, VP of EMEA, Aruba, says that, in the search for competitive advantage, it is increasingly clear every business should be looking in one place – at the edge of their network, where technology and people meet. Where data and processing power were once concentrated in the back-office, now they live at the edge, […]


CommScope expert on future-proofing the data centre

As more and more organisations look to implement edge computing strategies, it’s important that they ensure their infrastructure is future-proofed for the technology. Olivier Alquier, Head of Enterprise, Europe, at CommScope, talks us through five points that service providers ought to consider before moving to the edge. Currently sitting at the peak of Gartner’s hype […]


CNet Training: Educating workforces to futureproof infrastructure

Even though the successful installation of network cable infrastructure is vital for the effective operation of critical organisations, Andrew Stevens, President and CEO, CNet Training, says its importance is not fully recognised.  He tells us about the vital role of training to ensure customers can feel totally confident about the quality of installation. Can you […]


Kubernetes takes centre stage in 2019: Why should CIOs care?

Joe Baguley, VP & CTO EMEA, VMware, looks at the rise of Kubernetes. Make no mistake that the businesses that survive and thrive today will be those that continuously experiment. Think Jeff Bezos advocating the need for ‘high-quality, high velocity decisions’ – speed matters in business, and new ideas, new products and new strategies require […]


Centrify expert on being proactive in cybersecurity hygiene measures

Threat actors are relentlessly targeting end users for their credentials to penetrate corporate networks and businesses must be proactive in their cybersecurity hygiene measures. That is according to Kamel Heus, Regional Director, Northern, Southern Europe, Middle East and Africa, Centrify. The recent Intersec 2019 held in Dubai had an interesting participant – an American company […]


Artificial Intelligence and the birth of the next generation data centre

Ian Jansen van Rensburg, VMware EMEA Senior Systems Engineer, looks at the rise of Artificial Intelligence and the birth of the next generation data centre. Artificial Intelligence has rapidly become a leading driver of innovation, creating competitive advantages and new business opportunities. The proliferation of data is enabling breakthroughs across disparate industries, from transportation and […]


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 […]


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