IT is facing a mental health crisis - how can it be fixed?

Workforce Planning and Management

IT is facing a mental health crisis - how can it be fixed?

As technology teams face growing pressures, they're increasingly suffering from poor mental health. Here's how employers can tackle this growing issue.

Ex-BAE security startup seeks to SOC it to security risks

Security

Ex-BAE security startup seeks to SOC it to security risks

Released from the UK defence giant, SOC.OS wants to help midsized businesses deal with the threat deluge.

Driving tangible ROI in the enterprise, through open source

Open Source

Driving tangible ROI in the enterprise, through open source

Open source offers a number of financial and other ROI incentives that add value back to the bottom line.

Secret CSO: Justin Dolly, Sauce Labs

Careers

Secret CSO: Justin Dolly, Sauce Labs

What advice would you give to aspiring security leaders? "Take your time. It's easy to feel like you're supposed to have all the answers and have them immediately..."...

Rotageek CEO leans on a medical past to schedule better

Workforce Planning and Management

Rotageek CEO leans on a medical past to schedule better

Chris McCullough founded workforce scheduling firm Rotageek after working for the UK NHS in A&E.

CTO Sessions: Paul Jones, SAS UK & Ireland

Careers

CTO Sessions: Paul Jones, SAS UK & Ireland

What predictions do you have for the role of the CTO in the future? "I think it will increasingly merge with the role of Chief Data Officer..."

The persistence of COBOL: why a 60-year old language is still in demand

Software & Web Development

The persistence of COBOL: why a 60-year old language is still in demand

It's not often in technology that something lasts more than a few years, let alone six decades as is the case with the COBOL programming language. We look at why...

C-suite career advice: Piyush Pandey, Appsian

Careers

C-suite career advice: Piyush Pandey, Appsian

What would put you off a candidate? "If a candidate is unable to show humility. Candidates should have an open-mind and a willingness to learn and work hard in order...

Cryptocurrency without the internet for emerging markets

Cryptocurrency

Cryptocurrency without the internet for emerging markets

Innovators are now seriously courting ideas of having cryptocurrencies without the internet for emerging markets, due to slow connectivity rates.

CIO Spotlight: John Abel, Veritas Technologies

Careers

CIO Spotlight: John Abel, Veritas Technologies

What roles or skills are you finding (or anticipate) the most difficult to fill? "Data scientists are increasingly difficult positions to fill."

IBI: Building an information integration

Data Integration

IBI: Building an information integration

Information Builders has rebranded as ibi and its CEO says the business is ready for the growth in automation.

News roundup: Slack takes on Microsoft with anti-trust complaint

News

News roundup: Slack takes on Microsoft with anti-trust complaint

A round up of this week's technology news including Slack's anti-trust battle with Microsoft, more heat on TikTok from the Trump administration, and an update on...

Three ways automation can help manage the IT helpdesk backlog

Business Process Automation

Three ways automation can help manage the IT helpdesk backlog

Automation can help IT staff manage helpdesk requests as companies return to the office

Secret CSO: Shawn Burke, Sungard Availability Services

Careers

Secret CSO: Shawn Burke, Sungard Availability Services

What conferences are on your must-attend list? "My team attends the top security conferences such as RSA, Black Hat, SANS, DEF CON and Bsides."

Sophos UTM and Stormshield Network Security: Which is the best unified threat management tool?

Unified Threat Management

Sophos UTM and Stormshield Network Security: Which is the best unified threat management tool?

IT Central Station users reveal the most valuable features and what each solution could do better.

IPv4 vs IPv6: when will the internet's latest protocol finally take over?

Internet

IPv4 vs IPv6: when will the internet's latest protocol finally take over?

IPv4 exhaustion has been a recognised issue for a long time, although adoption of the next generation of the Internet Protocol has remained sluggish. We look at...

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