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Can technology help recruit a diverse and inclusive workforce?

Some organisations are still struggling to embrace D&I, and the problems usually start with the first step: the hiring process. How can enterprises use technology to employ a more diverse workforce?

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Low-code for logistics, coordinating a systematic advantage

What aspects of the way logistics firms use technology makes this sector different – and, crucially, what accelerators can low-code templates and shortcuts bring to the way next-generation logistics software is developed?

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Northern Ireland’s tech sector set to grow, so it does

Northern Ireland is not most people’s idea of the next IT hub about to shine and flourish, but some of the region’s tech roots run deep... and there are new shoots of Shamrock-green development too - the road to Silicon Causeway...

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News roundup: John McAfee dies, Microsoft eyes up Asia expansion, Apple faces German antitrust probe, and more

A round-up of this week’s technology news, including the death of John McAfee, Microsoft’s Asia expansion plans, Apple’s German antitrust probe, and more.

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Metadata gold: Why metadata is the critical underpinning of business

Data is a powerful tool, especially in business. Despite this, and the benefits it can bring, not many business leaders are familiar with data’s counterpart, metadata, and its usefulness. By understanding metadata and adopting a...

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MediaCity Mauritius: Developing the first integrated, international hub for the media and creative industries in Africa

How a media startup is opening a gateway to Africa by creating world-class infrastructure and technology for the creative industry.

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17 high-paying tech skills that will go higher

Despite more volatility than normal, pandemic conditions have benefitted market values for some skills more than others.

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Staff burnout: a legitimate threat to CNI security

Scott Nicholson, Co-CEO at Bridewell Consulting takes a detailed look at the employee burnout crisis and the steps to tackle it.

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Vietnam - in pole position to be tech outsourcing leader

With new trade deals in place and big investments in education, CIOs and CTOs may want to consider Vietnam for digital development.

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How digital health passes will help us get back to work

Digital health certificates, often called vaccine passports, are being heralded as the answer to improving business and consumer confidence post-pandemic. But how exactly can they help organisations get back to business?

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Four ways IT chiefs are preparing for what comes next

Coronavirus has changed working patterns but how will we work in the months and years to come?

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How IT spring cleaning can drive business efficiency in the next normal

SolarWinds Head Geek™, Sascha Giese, discusses how IT professionals can perform a spring clean to improve team performance and drive long-lasting business benefits.

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The road less travelled - why the Middle East is wooing western tech startups

Looking beyond the oil economy, Middle East governments are investing in tech startups. Many are local, but European and UK innovators are also accessing money and non-financial support.

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Why graphs will form the basis for a new HR industry

Global HR influencer Josh Bersin recently singled out graph databases as the basis for a new wave of HCM technology over the next 5-10 years. Neo4j’s Amy Holder examines the claim and considers some real-world examples.

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Neurodiversity and tech: a win-win equation

What are the wide-ranging benefits of hiring neurodivergent employees and how can employers attract talent from this mostly untapped source?

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News roundup: LG closes phone business, Google wins Oracle lawsuit, new UK tech regulator, and more

A roundup of this week’s technology news, including LG’s plans to close down its phone business, Google’s win in a longstanding lawsuit with Oracle, and the launch of a new tech regulator in the UK.

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Will technology make us safer in the workplace?

Technology is likely to play a major part in getting people back to work safely in the wake of the pandemic. How and in what sectors?

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CIOs, keep an eye out for teams within teams

CIOs must balance strong existing relationships with a challenge to the status quo.

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