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Dell set to cut 6,650 jobs as sliding PC sales wreak havoc on revenue forecasts
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Business strategy

Dell set to cut 6,650 jobs as sliding PC sales wreak havoc on revenue forecasts

With global PC sales in freefall, Dell said it plans to reduce its workforce to drive operational efficiency
6 Feb 2023
Clare Lansley: The Aston Martin F1 CIO pioneering AI in motorsport
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Data & insights

Clare Lansley: The Aston Martin F1 CIO pioneering AI in motorsport

The Aston Martin Cognizant Formula One CIO is at the front seat of change in a male-dominated industry
6 Feb 2023
How to answer a tricky subject access request (SAR)
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data protection

How to answer a tricky subject access request (SAR)

How do you prove a customer is who they say they are, and how much information should you provide?
4 Feb 2023
Windows 10 users locked out of devices by unskippable Microsoft 365 advert
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bugs

Windows 10 users locked out of devices by unskippable Microsoft 365 advert

Entering payment information was the only way for some to enter their own PCs
3 Feb 2023
The IT Pro Podcast: Boosting productivity in the IT department
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productivity

The IT Pro Podcast: Boosting productivity in the IT department

Automation and AI could be the keys to unlocking IT productivity
3 Feb 2023
Podcast transcript: Boosting productivity in the IT department
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Podcast transcript: Boosting productivity in the IT department

Read the full transcript for this episode of the IT Pro Podcast
3 Feb 2023
HPE appoints Heather Walls to lead Ireland channel push
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channel

HPE appoints Heather Walls to lead Ireland channel push

The new channel chief will head up the IT giant’s re-focused Irish channel programme
3 Feb 2023
What's powering Britain’s fibre broadband boom?
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Network & Internet

What's powering Britain’s fibre broadband boom?

Expansion in full-fibre infrastructure and many new providers are making it stupidly cheap to get ultrafast internet connections in all corners of the…
3 Feb 2023
Pax8 hires former Datto business development chief Rob Rae
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channel

Pax8 hires former Datto business development chief Rob Rae

The prominent channel figure joins the business as CVP of community and ecosystems
2 Feb 2023
OpenAI launches $20 ChatGPT Plus in search of greater revenue
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Business strategy

OpenAI launches $20 ChatGPT Plus in search of greater revenue

The new paid subscription tier will offer users improved access to the service, and a model built for businesses could be on the way
2 Feb 2023
Lacklustre leadership from DCMS delays UK-wide biometric identity platform rollout
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Policy & legislation

Lacklustre leadership from DCMS delays UK-wide biometric identity platform rollout

For years the UK government has longed for a fully functional digital identity system, but it isn't helping those who are crying out to build it
2 Feb 2023
What is ChatGPT?
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artificial intelligence (AI)

What is ChatGPT?

ChatGPT has taken the industry by storm, opening up a realm of new possibilities in fields from healthcare to publishing
2 Feb 2023
Intel slashes staff salaries, bonuses amid disappointing financial performance
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Business strategy

Intel slashes staff salaries, bonuses amid disappointing financial performance

The money-saving drive comes as the hardware sector has been hit especially hard by the economic headwinds facing all tech companies
1 Feb 2023
Kaseya's new partner programme allows customers to combine Datto and Kaseya spending
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channel

Kaseya's new partner programme allows customers to combine Datto and Kaseya spending

The unified IT management specialist has boosted program resources by more than 300%
1 Feb 2023
BT Group extends Kyndryl deal to migrate legacy mainframe apps to the cloud
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Business strategy

BT Group extends Kyndryl deal to migrate legacy mainframe apps to the cloud

Applications will either be repackaged for cloud environments, dismantled and have their functionality transplanted into other apps, or retired comple…
31 Jan 2023
Oracle’s Java subscription changes spark concerns over cost hikes for smaller businesses
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Software

Oracle’s Java subscription changes spark concerns over cost hikes for smaller businesses

Smaller businesses could incur significant cost hikes as high as 1,400% with most new customers expected to pay at least double
31 Jan 2023
Tech Nation to cease operations as government funding dries up
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startups

Tech Nation to cease operations as government funding dries up

The decision to shut down could throw the future of the tech visa scheme into doubt
31 Jan 2023
Nuvias UK partners with Pentera to deliver its security validation platform
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Business strategy

Nuvias UK partners with Pentera to deliver its security validation platform

Pentera says Nuvias was the “logical choice” to help expand its channel reach and enterprise presence
31 Jan 2023
Business leaders continue to raise salaries as tech layoffs mount
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Careers & training

Business leaders continue to raise salaries as tech layoffs mount

Only 5% of CFOs said they would be reducing staff compensation amid a challenging economic climate
31 Jan 2023
Never wait for things to go wrong before replacing your NAS device
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network attached storage (NAS)

Never wait for things to go wrong before replacing your NAS device

After years of excellent service, retiring a Synology NAS server saw a drastic improvement in speed and functionality
28 Jan 2023
Dell snaps up cloud orchestration startup Cloudify
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mergers and acquisitions

Dell snaps up cloud orchestration startup Cloudify

Deal could be worth up to a reported $100 million for the Israeli cloud business
27 Jan 2023
How cutting-edge AI tools are remaking history
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artificial intelligence (AI)

How cutting-edge AI tools are remaking history

From seeking lost tombs to restoring pieces of art, AI doesn’t just generate new material – it’s helping us better understand the past
27 Jan 2023
Solve global challenges with machine learning
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Whitepaper

Solve global challenges with machine learning

Tackling our word's hardest problems with ML
26 Jan 2023