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.

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...

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...

CTO Sessions: Milind Borate, Druva

Careers

CTO Sessions: Milind Borate, Druva

Are there any technologies which you think are overhyped? "Blockchain was overhyped, but hopefully we are past it now. IoT and artificial intelligence are also overhyped...

From chaos to automation: Testing times for software

Software

From chaos to automation: Testing times for software

Knowing how and to what extent an application has been put through testing provides insight into its performance, functionality and suitability for a given use case....

C-suite career advice: Neil Robertson, Compleat Software

Careers

C-suite career advice: Neil Robertson, Compleat Software

What advice would you give to someone starting their career in IT? "Be prepared to never stop learning. IT evolves at breakneck speed..."

Asia reaches to embrace the cloud - but needs to step up the pace

Cloud Computing

Asia reaches to embrace the cloud - but needs to step up the pace

Cloud spending is increasing in businesses across APAC, but foundational gaps are slowing adoption and impeding growth.

CIO Spotlight: Mary Gendron, Qualcomm, Incorporated

Careers

CIO Spotlight: Mary Gendron, Qualcomm, Incorporated

What are your thoughts on the changing role of the CIO? "It is my understanding that it is up to the CIO to define their own role in their company."

Valley veteran Tom Siebel aims for a three-peat with AI

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Valley veteran Tom Siebel aims for a three-peat with AI

The CRM pioneer Tom Siebel wants a third mega-success under his belt.

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