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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

  • Pen on tablet PC
    Busy year? Having trouble catching up? Check out the best of BCS’s State of Play reports 2014. Brian Runciman MBCS summarises.
  • Man And Woman In Office
    A quiet revolution is underway in IT apprenticeships, one in which government, employers, professional bodies and awarding bodies are aligned. Paul Jagger FBCS, reports.
  • Woman On Beach
    In the UK, there’s a steadily increasing shift towards cloud computing. In the infrastructure as a service sector, this predominantly means cloud servers, private clouds and hybrid cloud solutions.
  • Plane Cockpit
    Alison Holt, BCS author of Governance in IT and expert in corporate governance of IT and sustainability management, says that with software all around us we need to know if it’s ethically fit-for-purpose.
  • Map And Pin
    Mainstream IT is now powerful enough to process and display all sorts of complex data and users are used to dealing with a far wider range of data, including unstructured documents and maps. With this in mind Dan Rickman asks: why does location matter?
  • Cloud Pointing Down To Technology Devices
    IT pros aiming to make the most efficient use of their budgets are faced with a rapidly increasing range of infrastructure options from which to choose. With the choice of cloud infrastructure growing fast businesses are frequently confused as to which variety is right for them.

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