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Ocado hands internal app development over to non-tech staff

Ocado hands internal app development over to non-tech staff

Online grocer Ocado’s IT workforce spend so much time developing its bespoke technology, it has handed over internal app creation to its non-techy staff. read more »

Scott McNealy sees gold in the hills of social data

It's coming up on four years since ex-Sun CEO Scott McNealy launched Wayin, but the startup today bears little resemblance to its original self. read more »

Microsoft confirms 'waves' roll-out of Windows 10

Microsoft has confirmed that the free upgrades to Windows 10 will be rolled out in several "waves," with beta testers getting first dibs on the OS. read more »

PayPal to acquire money transfer service Xoom for $890 million

PayPal is acquiring Xoom, an international money transfer service, in a deal that lets PayPal break into a new market worth an estimated $600 billion a year, the companies said Wednesday. read more »

Salesforce sweetens the deal for growing SMBs with new Desk.com edition

Salesforce has long targeted SMBs with its Desk.com application for customer support, but on Wednesday the cloud powerhouse launched a new version of the software designed specifically for rapidly growing firms. read more »

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Lexmark

Windows Server 2003 Migration: what you need to know

Support for Windows Server 2003 ends in July 2015, ComputerworldUK Editor Mike Simons discusses the migration options with Dell and Microsoft. Find out more


Google Nexus series

Google Nexus series

The latest news, features and slideshows about Google's Nexus series, including the Nexus 4 smartphone and Nexus 10 tablet.


Webcast

Part 2 of your journey to virtualisation

Explore how you can improve your servers, storage and networks by developing your infrastructure.


Windows 8

Windows 8

Check out our latest articles on Microsoft's next-generation operating system.


Features

Why integrated social suites are failing marketers

Most enterprise technology eventually converges into a suite, as it did with ERP. Integration hassles, management headaches and training challenges arising from a mishmash of best-of-breed solutions drive frustrated enterprise software buyers to the suite life -- but not in marketing tech, at least not yet. read more »

Can LibreOffice successfully compete with Microsoft Office?

It's hard to imagine an open source project more likely to fail than one that attempts to go toe-to-toe with Microsoft's Office productivity suite. read more »

What does the future hold for Microsoft Dynamics?

Alongside the news that the Microsoft teams that make devices like Surface and Surface Hub will now be in the same division that makes the operating system on which they run, Microsoft's latest reorg moves Dynamics to the Cloud & Enterprise group (Microsoft Dynamics is the company's line of ERP and CRM applications). read more »

How communication and collaboration tech can help growing business feel 'small' again

Great communication between employees is crucial, especially as CEOs demand that firms grow while becoming leaner and agile. Tools like Jive, Yammer and Skype are changing the way employees work and increasing their value to the organisation. ComputerworldUK speaks to two very different firms, Grant Thorton and Graham’s dairy, about their cloud-based collaboration tools. read more »

GLH Hotels: ‘Apps are fun but if you haven’t got an API strategy they start to wither’

ComputerworldUK talks to GLH Hotels' enterprise architect about APIs, apps and ridding the firm of servers. read more »

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What does the future hold for Microsoft Dynamics?

Microsoft Dynamics software is moving to be a service you can build into the tools you need

Can LibreOffice successfully compete with Microsoft Office?

A strategy that involves challenging the dominance of Microsoft Office seems doomed, but LibreOffice may have a chance.

Inbox by Gmail: the pros and cons for your business

Should you make the switch to Gmail’s new email feature? We review the pluses- and minuses.

White Papers

Analyst Paper: Total Cost of Ownership

IBM WebSphere Application Server v7 vs. JBoss EAP v5 TCO Analysis read more »

A Comprehensive Range of Solutions for All Types of UC Users and Applications

Virtual teams can better collaborate read more »

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Blogs

Is ITIL fit for purpose for DevOps?

Don't listen to the ITIL zealots...read more »

The State Of The Cyberthreat Intelligence Market

Follow the money but that isn't enoughread more »

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Solution Centres

Securing the Enterprise

Join ComputerworldUK's editor in chief, Mike Simons, and Dell executives in a series of video discussions on how to respond to cyber criminals


HP Data Protection Zone

HP Data Protection Zone

HP Data Protection Zone is your source for software downloads, video, whitepapers and news on how you can keep your business data safe. Read more...


Agile Data Center

Transition to the Agile Data Center

Explore the importance of the agile data center to the business, and ideas on how IT can make this transition


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