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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

  • Bamboo Plant
    Chen Mao Davies has experience at the confluence of many strands relevant to BCS: she has a PhD in computer graphics (being part of an Oscar and Bafta-winning world-class R&D team); she is a tech-entrepreneur; and her developing business is one with a demonstrable social benefit. Brian Runciman MBCS spoke to her about her app and lessons learned from her start-up.
  • Woman Using Phone And Touchscreen
    Adam Simmonds, Cloud and Identity Architect from Coventry City Council, explores the diverse approaches of smart cities across a variety of international cities, reminding us that becoming a smart city is a journey, not a status.
  • Plane Next To A Tornado
    Dinesh Abeywickrama MBCS provides an overview of cloud computing and explains the categories of service one finds ‘on the cloud’.
  • Team Celebrating Project Success
    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.
  • Hands Pointing To Items On A List
    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.
  • Man And Woman Symbolising Gender Pay Gap
    Justin Richards MBCS interviews 2019’s Turing Lecture speaker, Krishna Gummadi, from the Max Planck Institute for Software Systems, in Germany.