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All aboard for a seachange in working

The RSS Sir David Attenborough is a flagship for rethinking how to work. CIOs and CTOs have an opportunity to be at the helm of great change.

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Overcoming Infrastructure as Code obstacles: It's time for Infrastructure from Code

Infrastructure from Code is taking on the mantle from Infrastructure as Code, overcoming many of the obstacles of delivering on a modern cloud environment.

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Formulating regulatory frameworks in Africa’s crypto sector

High demand for crypto set to influence novel regulatory frameworks on the African continent.

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

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

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Increased regulation, growing threats and prioritising people: What does 2022 have in store?

The past two years have been a whirlwind of events that we never could have predicted. Being forced to work remotely as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic has changed working habits forever. As we come out the other side of the...

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What will happen around the world of data in 2022?

Data has become critical to businesses, but how will they manage this critical asset in the future? And how will infrastructure, policy and business costs all change in response?

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Europe 2022: new rules, cyber-attacks and the supply chain

With a number of new regulations due next year, and the pandemic still casting a long shadow, what does 2022 hold for tech in Europe?

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Integration Platform as a Service (iPaaS): Which solution is best?

IT Central Station users review the highest reviewed solutions in the Integration Platform as a Service (IPaaS) market.

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Hyperconverged Infrastructure (HCI): Which solution is best?

IT Central Station users review the highest reviewed solutions in the hyperconverged infrastructure market.

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Will China’s single stack IPv6 plans give it an unassailable tech lead?

China’s authorities are pushing to speed up nationwide IPv6 rollout and have a single-stack network running by 2023. At the moment, it is the only country advocating for a single-stack IPv6 network. Could this be a much-needed...

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Cloud computing lessons from US Steel

Just as US Steel saw its market dominance usurped by Nucor Corporation with its mini-mill model, the behemoths of the cloud datacentre market may see a new degree of fragmentation brought to the fore as a result of the impact of...

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Cloud-native is from Mars, legacy monitoring tools are from Venus

As the technology infrastructure world moves to embrace cloud-native with wider open arms, the legacy monitoring tools traditionally applied to this new IT substrate do not necessarily always enjoy an easy fit.

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Life on the secure edge: tips for ensuring app performance

The adjustment to a new permanently hybrid workforce has created a wave of investment and tooling to secure the new edge of the corporate network. However, with network and security infrastructures becoming more dependent on the...

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Gartner: Three years in … is there such a thing as “GDPR compliant”?

GDPR has fundamentally transformed how businesses handle personal data around the globe, but implementing such detailed reform comes with its own challenges.

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Farmula: Creating B2B digital infrastructure to connect farmers to buyers in Africa

How a Nigerian agri-tech startup is creating a B2B digital infrastructure that allows farmers and customers to directly interact, driving up margins on both ends.

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Gartner: Reducing IT costs... without crippling competitiveness

In an uncertain and pressurised economic environment, organisations often face the challenge of realising immediate IT cost savings. When faced with the challenge, CIOs need to determine how to approach cost cutting in the least...

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Why software stability is the new agility mutability capability

In the changeable, portable, infinitesimally mutable world of cloud computing, technology managers need to know the operational state of their IT estate down to an exacting level of detail -- without software stability, C-suite tech...

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Box’s proxy fight shows an unattractive side of the Valley

An ongoing battle with investor Starboard Value is indicative of the incessant demand for growth and profitability

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News roundup: Dell-VMware spin-off, SAP unveils financial services unit, Alibaba faces record fine, semiconductor industry growth, and more

A round-up of this week's technology news, including Dell's spin-off of VMware, SAP's new financial services unit, a record fine faced by Alibaba, healthy growth in the semiconductor industry, and more.

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Open banking regulations: EU versus UK

The EU began the move to regulate and implement open banking, with the UK applying its own spin. Almost four years after PSD2, who's leading the race?

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