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Councils should adopt Government as a Platform, says Leeds CIO

Councils should adopt Government as a Platform, says Leeds CIO

Moving off critical legacy infrastructure presents a “major challenge” to public sector plans to adopt a 'Government as a Platform' model, Leeds City Council’s CIO Dylan Roberts has warned. read more »

TNT: How turnaround tools like Salesforce make a firm more buyable

Parcel firm TNT is working toward becoming 'a technology firm that delivers parcels' read more »

Cyberattack on University of London Computing Centre causes Moodle chaos

Possible DDoS attack downed ULCC services for five hours during exam week read more »

Majority of UK councils don’t know how much sensitive data they hold

Local authorities have hugely varying approaches to data security, with most lacking awareness of the data they hold read more »

Scottish fibre infrastructure still worries local businesses, poll finds

Broadband rated as more important than transport, taxes and housing read more »

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HP's profit down 21 percent as services business takes a hit

HP's profit down 21 percent as services business takes a hit

Hewlett-Packard has reported another drop in quarterly revenue and profit, with a notable 16 percent slide in its enterprise services business. read more »

Adult FriendFinder database was leaked two month ago, claims report

Sex dating website spreadsheets reportedly circulating on the dark web read more »

Netgear won't patch NetUSB router flaw until third quarter of 2015

Vendors slow to fix flaw that could allow attackers to undermine security read more »

Welsh government to invest £6.7 million in health and social care IT system

Bridgend County Borough Council will be first to deploy integrated CareWorks system this year read more »

US proposes tighter export rules for computer security tools

Penetration testing tools may need license for export read more »

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Java at 20: The programming juggernaut rolls on

Java at 20: The programming juggernaut rolls on

What began as an experiment in consumer electronics in the early 1990s celebrates its 20th anniversary as a staple of enterprise computing this week. Java has become a dominant platform, able to run wherever the Java Virtual Machine is supported, forging ahead despite the rise of rival languages and recent tribulations with security. read more »

What next for OpenStack? Users call for focus on core services, as well as innovation

Containers are the hot topic at the Vancouver Summit, but community highlights need to focus on core functionality read more »

Addison Lee: Using API integration to create a truly global taxi service

Addison Lee is banking on Microsoft Azure cloud to ensure customers don’t face delays booking from its mobile app. read more »

5 ways to future-proof your cloud computing deals

It pays to future-proof cloud contracts, making sure the deal you sign today is aligned with evolving business needs. read more »

Analysis: Why Salesforce and Sage are climbing into bed together

Salesforce customers should expect price hikes in a bid to keep shareholders happy Forrester warns read more »

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