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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
The IT Pro Podcast: The problem with APIs
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application programming interface (API)

The IT Pro Podcast: The problem with APIs

With API attacks on the rise, knowing your attack surface is crucial
27 Jan 2023
Podcast transcript: The problem with APIs
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application programming interface (API)

Podcast transcript: The problem with APIs

Read the full transcript for this episode of the IT Pro Podcast
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
What’s behind the wave of big tech layoffs in 2023?
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Business strategy

What’s behind the wave of big tech layoffs in 2023?

The recent wave of job losses has as much to do with seizing the opportunity for a major reshuffle as it has to do with the economy, industry insiders…
26 Jan 2023
Turning back the clock on hybrid work is a huge mistake
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flexible working

Turning back the clock on hybrid work is a huge mistake

Executives who renege on promises of flexibility and freedom could soon find it a challenge to retain top talent
25 Jan 2023
How MSPs can capitalise on SMBs' security spending spree
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Sponsored

How MSPs can capitalise on SMBs' security spending spree

A single cyber attack can easily provide a death blow to SMBs and they’re now ready to spend their way to safety
25 Jan 2023
Freshworks CISO Jason Loomis on the first 100 days as security chief
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chief information security officer (CISO)

Freshworks CISO Jason Loomis on the first 100 days as security chief

Fewer than 100 days in the role, Jason Loomis reveals his plans for the future of security at Freshworks, and discusses the rising threat of API vulne…
23 Jan 2023
The Cookie Law is finally crumbling – good riddance
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web browser

The Cookie Law is finally crumbling – good riddance

The stalest of all laws is getting an overhaul after years of menacing the web, and its end can’t come soon enough
21 Jan 2023
Podcast transcript: Building recession-proof architecture
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Development

Podcast transcript: Building recession-proof architecture

Read the full transcript for this episode of the IT Pro Podcast
20 Jan 2023
The IT Pro Podcast: Building recession-proof architecture
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Development

The IT Pro Podcast: Building recession-proof architecture

Serverless, no-code, and low-code can be powerful tools for reducing development time and cost
20 Jan 2023
The tech industry needs to unionise now more than ever
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Careers & training

The tech industry needs to unionise now more than ever

Companies hoping to boost productivity should embrace unionisation so employees aren’t constantly anxious over job security or childcare arrangements
20 Jan 2023
Intellias: Disaster recovery during Russia's war on Ukraine
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disaster recovery (DR)

Intellias: Disaster recovery during Russia's war on Ukraine

The Ukrainian IT services firm is among many businesses to have battled on despite facing the horrors of war
19 Jan 2023
How digital marketing will evolve beyond social media
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digital marketing

How digital marketing will evolve beyond social media

Twitter's ongoing destabilisation proves businesses can't rely on social media for digital marketing forever
18 Jan 2023
European partners expect growth this year, here are three ways they will achieve it
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Sponsored

European partners expect growth this year, here are three ways they will achieve it

It’s possible to achieve growth at a time of global economic turmoil, provided business objectives are fully aligned with the needs of customers
17 Jan 2023
UK Silicon Valley plans are ‘antiquated and misguided’
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Policy & legislation

UK Silicon Valley plans are ‘antiquated and misguided’

The government risks missing out on the next phase of innovation entirely by going full throttle on long-held ambitions to turn the UK into the next S…
17 Jan 2023
Fixing STEM's gender bias with more classroom intervention
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Careers & training

Fixing STEM's gender bias with more classroom intervention

Experts suggest the government must step in to break generational barriers and ramp up promising schemes
16 Jan 2023
Why energy efficient technology is key to a sustainable business
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Sponsored

Why energy efficient technology is key to a sustainable business

From reducing your carbon footprint to cutting expenditure, choosing the right appliances for your office can make a world of difference
16 Jan 2023
The IT Pro Podcast: How upskilling is driving staff retention
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Careers & training

The IT Pro Podcast: How upskilling is driving staff retention

Investing in workforce training improves talent and is seen by employees as a vote of confidence
13 Jan 2023
Podcast transcript: How upskilling is driving staff retention
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Careers & training

Podcast transcript: How upskilling is driving staff retention

Read the full transcript for this episode of the IT Pro Podcast
13 Jan 2023
How quantum computing can fight climate change
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Technology

How quantum computing can fight climate change

Quantum computers could help unpick the challenges of climate change and offer solutions with real impact – but we can’t wait for their arrival
13 Jan 2023
What are privacy-enhancing technologies (PETs)?
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privacy

What are privacy-enhancing technologies (PETs)?

As businesses need to consider privacy now more than ever, privacy-enhancing technologies (PETs) are gaining traction
12 Jan 2023
Building a data governance strategy in 2023
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data governance

Building a data governance strategy in 2023

Data governance will continue to expand as attitudes change and businesses look to optimise the value of their data
11 Jan 2023