Business Article Archive

  • Robert Brady MBCS, senior consultant at Capgemini, considers the cyber risks posed by sideloading in a popular mobile video game.
  • Martin Cooper MBCS RITTech talks with XL Catlin’s Hélène Stanway about how blockchain will allow some types of risks to be priced in near real time.
  • Understanding project failure is the first step to putting project management right. Elizabeth Harrin FAPM explores why businesses and leaders are so slow to learn the past's most important lessons.
  • GDPR and the UK Data Protection Act 2018 (DPA2018) came into force in May 2018. Four months on, Charlotte Walker-Osborn and Gayle McFarlane, from law firm Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP, give us some thoughts on the legislation with an additional focus on biometrics in context of the legislation.
  • Justin Richards MBCS interviews 2019’s Turing Lecture speaker, Krishna Gummadi, from the Max Planck Institute for Software Systems, in Germany.
  • Cloud computing is becoming increasingly popular. But what are its implications on search? Jochen L Leidner MBCS, Director of Research at Thomson Reuters, reports.
  • Long-term writer of the BCS Future Tech blog, Chris Yapp, is stepping down. Here we present his final blog, plus some highlights from the fantastic blogs he has produced for us. His insight will be sorely missed.
  • David Bird FBCS reminds us that it’s not just Russia in the East that we can expect cyber mischief from. China and North Korea are both threats also.
  • Information Security Analyst, Ian Edwards MBCS, discusses what we can learn from the Facebook Cambridge Analytica saga.
  • John Curry, Senior Lecturer in Games Design, Bath Spa University and Lewis Blanks, Cyber Security Researcher, delve into the allegations concerning Russia meddling in other countries’ elections through cyber-power.

Arabian Computer News

Business analysis: the catalyst for business change
The business analyst is emerging as a force for change, bridging the traditional gap between IT and business, writes Erik Bernsten, Regional Director, Middle East, BCS The Chartered Institute for IT.
Taken from Arabian Computer News (November 2013).