IT Management Article Archive

  • Mark Fulgoni MBCS, Principal Consultant at Red Olive Ltd, takes a look at how ETL architectures need to adapt in the world of databases-as-a-service.
  • Aftab Afzal, Senior Vice President and General Manager EMEA, at NSFOCUS IB asks: how has the DDoS attack evolved over the past 25 years; has the ever growing internet of things affected the growth of DDoS attacks at all; and what can we expect in the future?
  • Those who know they are inventing the future often have minimal, if any, concern for understanding what has gone before. Therefore, what can be done, and what is being done, to improve IoT privacy and security can be worlds apart.
  • John Mitchell, Workshop Liaison, BCS Information Risk Management and Assurance Specialist Group, discusses information systems assurance from the back room to the front office - a 50 year journey.
  • Graziela Tridapalli, Senior Consultant at Retail Reply, asks if DevOps is just another buzzword or can it really help your business?
  • Sven Erik Knop, Perforce Software explains why getting the software development foundation right is of fundamental importance for long-term internet of things (IoT) success.
  • To go 'green' requires changes to how people work, interact and use technology. Ian Gotts, CEO and founder of Nimbus, argues there are business and environmental benefits to business process management (BPM) and cloud computing.
  • Brandt Dainow, an independent web analyst and doctoral student at the National University of Ireland Maynooth, posits the view that ethics should not just be considered after a product is finished, but should be integral to their very creation.
  • Mark McKee, Director, Herongate Associates, asks if DevOps is the shape of IT for the future and, if so, do we dispense with more traditional project management?
  • Despite an entire industry being formed around change and projects, they still have a very poor record of success. With this in mind, Paul Taylor, a consultant in change management, recommends some actions that organisations can follow to improve their record of success.