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DMCS opens local fibre broadband fund to applicants

10 hours 28 min ago
Public sector bodies invited to apply for funding from £190m fund designed to stimulate local-level investment in FTTP broadband services

Gartner on the Pentagon’s ‘misconfigured’ AWS S3 bucket data leak

12 hours 34 min ago
After details of the Pentagon’s online data collection habits came to light in the wake of its recent AWS S3 bucket leak, Gartner said web users should not be surprised to know the intelligence services are keeping tabs on their online activities

Advertising Standards tightens rules around broadband speed claims

12 hours 49 min ago
ISPs will have to abide by a tighter set of rules that restrict the claims they are allowed to make about their broadband service speeds from May 2018

IR35 reforms: Consultation on private sector roll-out confirmed in Autumn Budget 2017

Wed, 11/22/2017 - 8:30am
The government has confirmed it is preparing to consult on whether or not to roll out the controversial IR35 tax avoidance reforms to the private sector

HSBC recruits CIO from Google

Wed, 11/22/2017 - 3:30am
HSBC has recruited a CIO from Google as it seeks to continue to digitise its retail banking services

HPE hails progress in using AI to build autonomous datacentres

Tue, 11/21/2017 - 8:27am
Hardware giant claims to be the first in the industry to bring artificial intelligence-based infrastructure management software to market that can predict datacentre problems before humans can

Nominet serves high-speed broadband service to Loch Ness

Tue, 11/21/2017 - 5:15am
Villagers around Loch Ness to take advantage of more reliable broadband, but no word on whether the area’s most famous resident will sign up

Nordic CIO interview: Emil Dahlin, Svevia

Tue, 11/21/2017 - 4:58am
Swedish construction company Svevia is transforming digitally, driven by chief information officer Emil Dahlin

African countries have world’s most expensive broadband

Mon, 11/20/2017 - 4:01pm
A survey of 196 countries has found many of the world’s poorest consumers are being forced to pay sky-high costs for fixed broadband services

What CIOs can learn from investors when assessing fintech startups

Mon, 11/20/2017 - 9:15am
IT leaders who are looking for innovative ideas but wary of using startups could turn to the investment community to see how they gauge which firms to back

MPs press Theresa May to explain why alleged hacker Lauri Love is being extradited to US

Mon, 11/20/2017 - 6:33am
MPs question the attorney general and prime minister about why alleged hacker Lauri Love is to be extradited to the US, when at least 13 other hackers have been tried for US hacking offences in the UK

Dubai Health Authority completes final phase of Salama electronic medical records system roll-out

Mon, 11/20/2017 - 3:16am
Dubai Health Authority completes medical records digitisation scheme, 21 months after the project was first unveiled

Build IoT apps the easy way

Mon, 11/20/2017 - 1:37am
CIOs may find themselves spoilt for choice when assessing digital platforms for IoT. We look at the options

BT sets aside £20m for FTTP roll-out in Northern Ireland

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 4:07am
Telco hopes to deliver full-fibre broadband services to 140,000 properties by March 2019

Budget 2017: TechUK demands datacentre energy reform to stop post-Brexit market slump

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 9:30am
TechUK airs fears over long-term growth and prosperity of UK datacentre market post-Brexit, without urgent government help on rising energy costs

The race is on to build a 5G business case, says BT CEO

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 2:59am
Speaking at a Huawei mobile broadband event, BT CEO Gavin Patterson said telcos and mobile operators must overcome the challenge of building viable business cases for investment in 5G mobile networks – and quickly

Manufacturers need to step up smart tech investments

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 4:15pm
Research suggests manufacturers could miss out on billions of pounds of extra revenue if they do not invest in the latest IT

Ditch witch brings FTTP broadband to Highland hamlets

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 2:22am
Openreach has been testing new network design techniques, and a brand new digger, as it rolls out full fibre broadband to some of the UK’s remotest communities

FA kicks off digital services contract with Cognizant

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 6:13am
The FA is working with Cognizant to improve digital engagement with players and fans

SSE to build fibre broadband network in London’s sewers

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 4:00am
SSE Enterprise Telecoms has signed an agreement with Thames Water to deploy fibre broadband cables throughout the utility’s sewage pipes