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Latest blog posts

  • As someone in IT for nearly 20 years, I’ve heard this question asked time and time again. But, is there really a skills gap? I often ask people to explore why they are asking the question. The reason for this is that if there is a skills gap, is it merely a symptom of a more complex underlying issue?
  • Chris Yapp Blog Avatar
    I have posted before about IT Jargon and comparisons with other disciplines. One peculiar facet of IT has been the appropriation of common words and giving them meanings within an IT context which confuse the general public.
  • Jude Umeh Blog Avatar
    Following on from my last post about IP and Digital Economy, I’d like to focus this one on the evolving role of copyright in the digital economy. What are the key recent developments, trends and challenges to be addressed, and where are the answers forthcoming? Read on to find out.

Latest videos

  • Kevin Streater
    Kevin Streater, Vice-Chair of BCS Council sheds more light on running for council and what the body does and recent activities.
  • Zahid Jiwa
    BCS Multimedia Editor, Justin Richards talks to Zahid Jiwa, VP Sales UK and Ireland, OutSystems, about a number of topics including the hybrid cloud, user experience, the current state of the software industry and advanced technology systems.
  • Sean Newman
    BCS Multimedia Editor, Justin Richards talks to Sean Newman, Security Strategist at Cisco about the current and near future security landscape.

Latest articles

  • Enterprise resource planning (ERP) implementation methodologies have evolved over the years to cover all possible aspects of an implementation project, but they have not necessarily kept up with developments in the ERP packages themselves.
  • David Reynolds, Chair of the PROMS-G, the specialist group for project and programme management, explains the role of the group and its various activities.
  • What enterprise cloud computing actually is, how it differs from cloud computing, how it extends the cloud stack to include business process as a service (BPaaS), and how it makes the new business service generation more agile.
  • Biometric authentication holds a lot of promise for identity and access management. Industry analysts laud the new technology and jostle to take the stand as the authority on the subject.