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News roundup: EU clamps down on cryptocurrency transfers, tech organisations back Biden’s $1tn infrastructure investment plan, Apple delays office reopening, and more

A round-up of this week’s technology news, including a new EU law to clamp down on cryptocurrency transfers, tech organisations back Biden’s $1tn infrastructure investment plan, Apple’s decision to delay the reopening of its offices,...


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What’s at the top of the CTO’s to-do list?

CTOs have a key role; when tech goes down then businesses stop, full stop. So – what key items are on the agenda for the office of the CTO?


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Secret CSO: Dana Simberkoff, AvePoint, Inc.

What advice would you give to aspiring security leaders? “Building and maintaining a strong network of peers within the security industry is vital… constant communication with industry peers and mentors also lets you learn from their...


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Privileged Access Management (PAM): Which solution is best?

IT Central Station users review the highest reviewed solutions in the Privileged Access Management (PAM) market.


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CTO Sessions: Frances Sneddon, Simul8

Are there any technologies which you think are overhyped? "While I think AI and machine learning are great technologies, I do feel they are often seen as the answer to everything, which they are not!"


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Much-travelled GBG CIO takes on a new identity

Mark Mamone has a long CV and now spreads himself across product development, security and internal systems at UK identity verification giant GBG.


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C-suite career advice: Dob Todorov, HeleCloud

Did you always want to work in IT? "I was 9 when I started developing my first programmes in Applesoft Basic on a community centre Apple II. I was hooked pretty much from day one..."


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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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CIO Spotlight: Erik Bailey, Anaqua

What are the CEO's top priorities for you in the coming year? “We are aggressively growing in 2021, both in terms of internal headcount as well as our client roster… this growth requires constant re-evaluation and optimisation of our...


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EMEA CEO: Tableau set to benefit from board's data focus

Two years into its life as part of Salesforce, Tableau is expanding across Europe.


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News roundup: Foxconn and TSMC join forces to donate 10m covid vaccines to Taiwan, Google is fined €500m, and Microsoft rewards staff with $1500 bonus

A round-up of this week’s technology news, including Foxconn and TSMC’s £252 million deal to donate 10m covid vaccines to Taiwan, Google’s €500m French antitrust fine, Microsoft’s $1500 pandemic bonus for all staff, and more.


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Why smart caching can unlock effective remote working across even the most data-hungry industries

Andrew Martin, Senior Sales & Marketing Director EMEA & Managing Director UK at Egnyte, argues that while “pure” cloud platforms are a good fit for some, many businesses – like those working with media-editing software, construction...


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Secret CSO: Sam Rehman, EPAM Systems, Inc.

What is the worst current trend in cybersecurity? “The worst is 'one click fixes' all type of solution. There is NO silver bullet, and anyone who claims that it can be a hassle-free single solution is not being truthful.”


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Klocwork and SonarQube: Which application security tool is better?

IT Central Station users review two of the highest reviewed solutions in the application security market – Klocwork and SonarQube.


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CTO Sessions: Simon Bennett, Rackspace Technology

Which emerging technology are you most excited about the prospect of? “The next one that’s not been invented! We work in a fast faced industry, developing new things and ideas all the time.”