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Don’t hire North Korean IT workers, FBI warns
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Policy & legislation

Don’t hire North Korean IT workers, FBI warns

North Korean nationals can earn even $300,000 (£240,687) per year from US companies and use the remuneration to fund nuclear weapons and ballistic mis…
17 May 2022
Microsoft to double salary budget to retain workers
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Careers & training

Microsoft to double salary budget to retain workers

The salary raise will affect early to mid-career employees around the world who work for the tech giant
17 May 2022
Palo Alto and Deloitte to deliver managed security services in the US
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Managed service provider (MSP)

Palo Alto and Deloitte to deliver managed security services in the US

Freshly expanded strategic partnership will deliver threat protection, 5G security, and enable the Zero Trust Enterprise for US businesses
17 May 2022
US and EU thrash out plans to avert chip production “subsidy race”
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Hardware

US and EU thrash out plans to avert chip production “subsidy race”

Transatlantic talks will focus on measures to improve local chip production and minimise reliance on other parts of the world
17 May 2022
The future of virtual assistants might lie in the metaverse
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voice assistant

The future of virtual assistants might lie in the metaverse

With the market slumping, could the once ‘next big thing’ be on its way out or will the technology find a way to adapt?
17 May 2022
Data centres that switch from HDDs to SSDs use 70% less power
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data centres

Data centres that switch from HDDs to SSDs use 70% less power

This is part of Huawei’s strategy to help data centres go green through data storage
16 May 2022
IT admin deletes company’s databases and is jailed for seven years
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Policy & legislation

IT admin deletes company’s databases and is jailed for seven years

Forensic experts correlated WiFi connectivity logs and timestamps with internal CCTV footage to confirm their suspicions
16 May 2022
Diversity in tech is a well-trodden path, but change is painfully slow
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Business strategy

Diversity in tech is a well-trodden path, but change is painfully slow

IT leaders have a big role to play in changing attitudes to diversity and inclusion, but not all of them step up to the challenge
14 May 2022
How to buy the right printer for your business
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Hardware

How to buy the right printer for your business

Some things never change – such as the choice between laser or inkjet. But there are plenty of other issues to consider before buying
13 May 2022
Zoom to acquire customer support platform Solvvy
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mergers and acquisitions

Zoom to acquire customer support platform Solvvy

Solvvy’s conversational AI and automation technology will be integrated into Zoom’s new Contact Center platform
13 May 2022
EDB unveils world-first openly governed Kubernetes Postgres operator
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Cloud

EDB unveils world-first openly governed Kubernetes Postgres operator

CloudNativePG offers users an easy onramp for managing data-intensive workloads on Kubernetes, the firm claims
13 May 2022
Meta partners with AMD on 4G/5G infrastructure project
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5G

Meta partners with AMD on 4G/5G infrastructure project

AMD is to develop multiple radio units (RUs) for Meta’s Evenstar global internet programme
13 May 2022
"Inevitable" Vodafone and Three merger won't benefit business customers
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mergers and acquisitions

"Inevitable" Vodafone and Three merger won't benefit business customers

A merger between the two companies doesn’t feel like a natural marriage, experts say, with pooled resources and expertise offset by less choice and di…
13 May 2022
IT sector urged to take advantage of sustainability "cash cow"
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sustainability

IT sector urged to take advantage of sustainability "cash cow"

Businesses can stabilise global greenhouse emissions at 2015 levels by embracing new technologies
13 May 2022
Podcast transcript: Solving SMB challenges through tech
Podcast transcript: Solving SMB challenges through tech
SMB

Podcast transcript: Solving SMB challenges through tech

Read the full transcript for this episode of the IT Pro Podcast
13 May 2022
The IT Pro Podcast: Solving SMB challenges through tech
The IT Pro Podcast: Solving SMB challenges through tech
SMB

The IT Pro Podcast: Solving SMB challenges through tech

While there are many challenges facing small businesses, IT can help solve them
13 May 2022
What does a CISO do?
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Careers & training

What does a CISO do?

A chief information security officer deals with far more than firewalls and antivirus software
12 May 2022
Optimising storage infrastructure for DevOps practices
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Whitepaper

Optimising storage infrastructure for DevOps practices

Maintaining IT infrastructure to best support application servicesoptim
12 May 2022
Flexible IT models drive efficiency and innovation
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Whitepaper

Flexible IT models drive efficiency and innovation

A modern approach to infrastructure management
12 May 2022
Unlocking the value of data with data innovation acceleration
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Whitepaper

Unlocking the value of data with data innovation acceleration

Diving into what a mature data innovation practice looks like
12 May 2022
Technology reimagined
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Whitepaper

Technology reimagined

Why PCaaS is perfect for modern schools
12 May 2022
Moving forward in a work from anywhere world
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Whitepaper

Moving forward in a work from anywhere world

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12 May 2022
Meeting the future of education with confidence
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Whitepaper

Meeting the future of education with confidence

How the switch to digital learning has created an opportunity to meet the needs of every student, always
12 May 2022
Education redefined
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Whitepaper

Education redefined

Ensuring inspirational learning for everyone, everywhere
12 May 2022