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  • Could cloud computing save the NHS a fortune?

    Cloud computing could save the NHS a fortune The NHS wants to save £20 billion by 2013. In a bid to achieve this, it has given the NHS a 'QIPP challenge' (which stands for quality, innovation, productivity and prevention. Or, in other w... 

  • Who is smuggling Androids into the Enterprise? No, it's not the Klingons

    Fans of old fashioned business technology, who like to work on desktop PCs, enjoy speaking to people on the phone and refuse to communicate via Facebook or Twitter have been cleared by an enquiry of smuggling Androids into the Enterprise. The group -... 

  • How the channel could survive a cloud - we're still none the wiser

    Everyone knows that the advent of cloud computing could destroy the IT channel. If cloud computing delivers everythingit promises (and that's a big if, mind you) then buying IT will be the work of a few mouse clicks. Suddenly, resellers and systems ... 

  • Apple devices helped to make the Mac the digital hub, now it wants to put the hub in the cloud

    Am I the only one who thinks there's something ironic in the pronouncement by Steve Jobs at Apple's WWDC that the PC and Mac are being demoted from "digital hub" to "device"? Speaking for myself, I can say that my computer was ne... 

  • Ovum to Apple: You took your time with iCloud, didn't you?

    Apple took its time with iCloud, didn't it, says Ovum analyst Mark Little. Good, he says, it's all the better for it. But don't cock things up by using MobileMe. It its current state, it's a donkey. It's not easy to make it in the music business. You... 

  • Don't laugh - Cloud Computing could save us from the drought

    Trailer:Water water everywhere and not a drop to waste. The best way to manage your water is to know exactly where it is going and how it is being used. SuMo, some kind of cloud based sustainability software gadget, promises to do just that... 

  • Are data centres a waste of space asks Roger Keenan, MD of City Lifeline

    Here's Roger Keenan, MD of City Lifeline, who seems to suggest that the data centre is a waste of space and could be doomed. Or does he? Read this fascinating history of technology and draw your own conclusions. Enterprise data centres, governm... 

  • Aaron Zornes, data management evangelist. Tickets still available.

    Aaron Zornes is a recognized thought-leader in Master Data Management and Governance, says a press release from Kalido. Heevangelizes to companies throughout the world "thata master data management program without data governance is a formul... 

  • Is Google's Chromebook the right idea in the wrong place?

    Google's Chromebook seems to me to be a good idea but not necessarily one that is being executed in the right way. As others have remarked, there is an issue over what you do with a machine that runs on a browser-based OS if you're not able to connec... 

  • Sharing online revenue a model that could go beyond AVG

    The moves made by AVG to share online revenue rewarding those resellers that have introduced a customer to the vendor is one that could have some legs across other sectors. With software increasingly sold via the web there has been a need for an app...