Professor Leslie Willcocks of the London School of Economics discusses how the rise of cloud services puts the CIO center stage of strategic business thinking.
British retailer John Lewis Partnership has launched a technology incubator programme, JLab, with a view to satisfying today’s demanding, multi-channel customer. CIO Paul Coby is on the front line.
BBC3 is to cease broadcasting as a conventional TV channel and shift to a digital delivery platform on the BBC's iPlayer service. Mobiles and tablets are taking over from TVs, but how are we going to pay for it?
The economics of the first cloud era were so compelling that it was easy to celebrate the cost savings and call the job done. But the job has barely begun. Difficult as it may be, try to forget everything you’ve ever known about how data is stored and how application programs have been constructed and used.
Microsoft recognises the need to adapt to new business models. It is a huge ask for a tech led vendor moving into the business space. Ealry signs are very promising.
Hampshire County Council CIO Jos Creese believes real change will only happen when processes are overhauled