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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

  • Data Centre Racks
    Going green is no longer just a public relations decision, but rather a critical choice for ensuring the continuation of a business. Richard Jenkins, Vice President, Marketing & Strategic Partnerships, RF Code, explains why ignoring data centre sustainability affects more than just your business.
  • Man Using Digital Pen On Screen
    The EU’s regulatory planning for cloud computing and data protection is an expanding domain worthy of everyone’s attention. Whether you are pro-EU regulation, or anti, the European Commission is addressing vital solutions to key issues, so says Stephen Meachem.
  • Women Shaking Hands
    Jill Dann FBCS CITP, Director at Consultation Ltd, takes us on a whistle stop tour of BCSWomen Specialist Group’s methods and tools.
  • Business People
    Everyone wants a larger budget, but when only 8 per cent of participants feel that their organisation has enough resources and more than 79 per cent indicate that they need enhanced IT skills among their existing workforce or additional IT staff, the digital leader has plenty on their plate for 2015.
  • Parliament
    There will be a general election soon. In preparation many bodies have produced manifestos to try to influence government policy in the IT space. Are they asking for the right things?
  • Person Paying By Card
    When it comes to cyber security, why do large companies do it so poorly, asks Rob Pritchard.

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