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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

  • Dark Cobwebs
    The dark web is like the streets at night, even if it is perfectly safe, you are unlikely to feel very safe walking down them, and will not unless you really have to!
  • Face On Phone
    Andy Smith FBCS CEng CITP, a member of the BCS Security Community of Expertise, reflects on the work SCoE is doing to shape our understanding of life online and also to inform government policy in the online sphere.
  • Shield
    As organisations transition towards more digital integration, the scope of cyber security is expanding and shifting towards ‘cyber safety’ in a much broader sense.
  • Face Emerging From Shadows
    Few organisations have been as obsessively portrayed in book and film as MI6, and official acknowledgement of its existence was only made in 1994. Have you ever thought about a career with the intelligence services?
  • Rainbow Flag
    The link between increased business performance and inclusivity is hard to deny. But to feel the benefits, organisations need to make diversity part of their DNA, writes Martin Cooper AMBCS.
  • Skier Performing Stunt
    Pete Jones, a partner at nlighten, shares some personal experiences concerning the introduction of agile methods into companies. He hopes that they will help you to maximise value and minimise pain related to your agile change.

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