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Fujitsu in talks with Lenovo about possible takeover of computer business

In today’s wired world, the phrase “tech giant” conjures up relatively new names like Apple, Google and Microsoft. But once upon a time, Fujitsu used to be a tech giant, and...
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Cern awards atom smasher data cloud contract to T-Systems

T-Systems has won a contract to provide cloud services to the world’s largest particle accelerator, the Large Hadron Collider at the European Organisation for Nuclear Research – more commonly known as Cern,...
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Virtual jobs: Serverless computing and the changing role of CIOs

The role of the chief information officer is changing, according to experts at consultancy companies Gartner and IDC.  In a speech at the Gartner CIO Leadership Forum earlier this year, Peter Sondergaard, senior...
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You can simplify complex things like business architecture – but only so much

One of the perennial problems with computer technology, especially as it becomes more complex, abstract and advanced, is that it’s so difficult to explain to the average person.  However, as computer technology...
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What Makes a Successful CTO?

  CLICK HERE to watch the full interview Before we tackle this title it would be prudent to first look at what a CTO, Chief Technology Officer, does. Monster.co.uk, one of the largest...
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Trump’s public sector hiring freeze could have huge implications, as UK think tank calls...

President Donald Trump’s hiring freeze on government employees could have very far-reaching significance for the US public sector and those in many other countries.  Trump has ordered, albeit informally, that all civilian...
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Security and complexity the watchwords at this year’s IP Expo

A full complement of EM360 staff attended the IP Expo in London this year, but even turning up in numbers we couldn’t cover more than a fraction of what was on...
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Augmented and virtual reality are accelerating the development of faster networks

Much is said about augmented reality and virtual reality. While many believe they will never take off as mass-market products, the number of people already using the technologies for entertainment and industry is...
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Less power to the people: Data centres looking for ways to save energy

Microsoft recently committed itself to using alternative energy sources for 50 per cent of its data centre power requirements.  By “alternative”, of course, it means “renewable”, or “green”, and any other trendy word...
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Could an AI system do your job?

It’s a common misconception that robots, artificial intelligence, computers and advanced technology of all sorts will mainly – or even solely – threaten the jobs of low-skilled workers.  But this is actually not...

Google and Intel form strategic alliance on data centre technologies

The world’s largest chipmaker, Intel, is to collaborate with Google on technologies for data centres – specifically, the cloud and the internet of things.  As well as being the world’s largest internet search...
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Apple calls for ‘massive campaign’ against fake news, claiming it’s ‘killing people’s minds’

Apple CEO Tim Cook is calling for a “massive” global public information campaign to fight the rise of fake news, claiming the phenomenon is “killing people’s minds”.  In an exclusive interview with The Telegraph,...
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