CIO Spotlight: Francesco Tinto, Walgreens Boots Alliance

Discuss the importance of and challenges with training up high-performing staff. “I firmly believe we should never be dependent on one single leader, with all team members having the capabilities to sustain success at any level”


Employers: workplace training must move with the times or risk losing staff

How immersive technologies can help to upskill and retain staff in the midst of a talent and recruitment crisis.


Addressing ageism in tech will help to rectify the industry’s digital skills shortage

In this piece, Sam Schofield, Senior Vice President, Global Enterprise Sales at online learning provider Udacity, discusses why an age-diverse workforce is imperative for business success and how tech companies can strive to...


Secret CSO: Devin Ertel, Menlo Security

What do you feel is the most important aspect of your job? “Allowing the business to run more efficiently while being secure at the same time. This is the balance in security that makes it interesting.”


Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI): Which solution is best?

IT Central Station users review the highest reviewed solutions in the virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) market.


Advanced data science, machine learning and the power of knowledge graphs: What can we expect from this combination?

Knowledge graphs are a powerful way to assist data scientists to crack hard data problems, but they aren’t as widely known as they could be. Graph database expert Maya Natarajan explains why that’s changing.


CTO Sessions: Mike Mitrione, Turnitin

Are there any technologies which you think are overhyped? “While not necessarily overhyped, I think the ongoing resistance of companies to fully adopt cloud-native solutions impacts delivery velocity and business enablement.”


Is 2022 the year of clean cloud?

As organisations look to lower their environmental impact, they’re choosing partners that put sustainability first. This is why clean cloud will be a key battlefield in the public cloud market this year.

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C-suite career advice: Luan Tran, Cyara

What are the most common mistakes made by candidates in an interview? “A common mistake that candidates make is including every tech buzzword on their resume, even if they aren’t well-versed in those areas.”

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Gartner: How CIOs can motivate the unmotivated

Motivation has been knocked and it’s been a struggle for CIOs and IT leaders to keep employees engaged in this changing environment.


CIO Spotlight: Savio Lobo, Ensono

What advice would you give to aspiring IT leaders? “Understand how you are supporting the business, prioritise your time by sizing the impact of your activities…”

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Technology lens theory will colour-code new views of IT stack

With key technology groups and platform sub-sectors now working inside co-related tightly integrated groups, can we work with the notion of colour-coded ‘lenses’ that help coalesce new and emerging tools to provide computing power...


Tech you need to know: homomorphic encryption

As part of its 2021 Hype Cycle for Emerging Technologies, analysts at Gartner recently called out homomorphic encryption as an emerging technology organisations should explore to help secure competitive advantage. This article...


Cultivating culture - the CIO challenge of 2022

Developing the right culture has, and will remain, a primary focus for chief information officers.


Secret CSO: Sebastian Goodwin, Nutanix

What do you feel is the most important aspect of your job? “The role of a CISO is uniquely challenging because a security team cannot succeed independently. Success requires the cooperation and participation of everyone in the...