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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

  • House And Garden
    Patrick Oliphant MBCS, Server System Manager at Monsoon Accessorize Ltd and the co-founder of, an internet portal for the connected home industry, takes a look at the increasing importance of the connected home market and its implications for IT professionals.
  • Child In Womans Shoes
    Jos Creese MBCS, discusses how the role of IT is changing and suggests that the profession, as a whole, must keep up with these changes for the sake of business and society in general.
  • Crowd Linking Hands
    Stephen A. Roberts and Bruce Laurie, both from the School of Computing and Technology at the University of West London, immerse themselves in the sometimes murky world of project management.
  • People Playing Rock Guitars
    Sixty per cent of projects fail due to poor communication, scope creep, lacking risk control, cost miscalculations, loss of strategic interest or sabotage. With this in mind Dr Stefan Bertschi and Gandin Hornemann discuss how stakeholder sabotage can be identified and lead to recovery.
  • Bees In Beehive
    Some argue that cyber systems are complex adaptive systems. Principles from complexity science - inspired by system thinking and natural science - should be explored for use in cyber security to complement the more traditional methods.
  • Hand pushing share button on touch screen
    At the moment it feels like we either choose not to participate in modern life, or submit ourselves to corporate whims and mistakes, says David Evans, Director of Policy & Community at BCS.

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