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CTO Sessions: Anatoli Gorchet, Neurala

What type of CTO are you? "I am the type of CTO who likes to challenge the norm, coming up with my own version of a solution."


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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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C-suite career advice: Paul Gosling, Thales

How important are specific certifications? “I think achieving the Chartered Engineering qualification is important, as it is a measure of a commitment to life-long learning.”


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India’s data protection challenge

India’s Personal Data Protection Bill cannot come soon enough as a wave of cyberattacks hits the nation.


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CIO Spotlight: Anthony Quon, Vultr

What business or technology initiatives will be most significant in driving IT investments in your organisation in the coming year? “…focusing on IT lifecycle management, processes to control technical debt and automation will be some...


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AWS UKI boss on elasticity, cloud and adaptivity

Darren Hardman of Amazon Web Services says the pandemic period has shown the value of elastic capacity.


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News roundup: World Wide Web source code to be auctioned, UK regulators to probe Apple and Google, US prepares big tech laws, and more

A round-up of this week’s technology news, including a UK antitrust probe into Apple and Google, the auction of the world wide web’s source code, new US laws to curb the dominance of big tech companies, and more.


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Tracking technology spend in a hybrid working world

The global lockdown measures brought on by the pandemic have put digital-first initiatives into the spotlight for businesses. As lockdown measures lift, businesses will now rely on IT to help progress the newly adopted hybrid working...


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Secret CSO: David Levine, Ricoh USA, Inc.

Cybersecurity is constantly changing – how do you keep learning? "I’m a strong proponent for peer learning. Finding opportunities to talk and discuss challenges with fellow CSOs is invaluable."


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Cutting through the Bravado Culture that Dominates the Engineering Sector

Isabel Ashworth and Melissa Ranger of Monolith, on why honest people make better leaders in STEM and the state of women in engineering today.


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Aqua Security and Prisma Cloud by Palo Alto Networks: Which container security tool is better?

IT Central Station users review two of the highest reviewed solutions in the container security market – Aqua Security and Prisma Cloud by Palo Alto Networks.


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CTO Sessions: Darren Anstee, NETSCOUT

What type of CTO are you? "I’d describe myself as a technologist burdened with a fairly high level of pragmatism. "


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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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C-suite career advice: Patrick Harr, SlashNext

What are the three skills or abilities you look for? “It comes down to passion, planning, and persistence.”


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What wildebeest can teach us about cloud migration

Deaths aside, going to the Public Cloud is as easy and painless as a wildebeest migration across the Serengeti.