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The latest IT news, articles and videos, alongside expert opinion and official responses from BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT.

Latest articles

  • Castle On Island
    Information security used to be simple. We locked doors, bolted windows, and that was sufficient. We took our cues for IT security architecture design from the same places, castles, walls, defence in depth, onion models, and network security based models positioned against external attack. These risks are not entirely the whole story says Ralph O’Brien MBCS.
  • Children Map Reading In Back Of Car
    In an age of increasing numbers of cyber threats businesses and individuals alike need to become more security savvy. But in today’s increasingly complex digital environment can information security really mitigate against larger scale attacks? Daniel Gifkins, Alban Consultants, investigates and asks: are we there yet?
  • Hackers Laptop
    The concern over remote administration tools known as RATs, which are used to spy on computer users without their knowledge, is growing. Lawrence Jones, CEO at UKFast, explains how RATs are used and how to prevent attacks on your computer.
  • Tablet Showing Graph
    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.
  • Data Graph
    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.
  • Woman With Thought Bubble
    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.

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