Industry News

Abu Dhabi continues fintech agenda in 2018

January 16, 2018, 12:17 pm - Abu Dhabi is open to developing its fintech ecosystem, with the next 12 months expected to see more focus on the sector

London cyber security careers fair highlights opportunities

January 15, 2018, 4:45 pm - A cyber security careers fair in London on 17 January 2018 is aimed at anyone thinking of a career in the field, including experienced professionals and students

Hard Brexit risks 92,000 UK science and technology jobs

January 11, 2018, 3:00 pm - Economic analysis commissioned by London mayor Sadiq Khan warns that thousands of jobs in science and technology sectors be at risk if UK crashes out of EU with no deal

Ministry of Defence announces new CIO

January 10, 2018, 4:45 pm - Former Prudential and BP CIO Charles Forte takes over as IT chief for the UK's armed forces

Marks and Spencer eyes £30m annual cost savings from digital-first retail push

January 10, 2018, 10:47 am - High-street retailer has fleshed out plans to put digital at the heart of its business to boost operational efficiency in response to changing consumer demands

London attracted record tech investment in 2017

January 5, 2018, 10:52 am - London-based tech firms received record levels of venture capital funding last year

UKtech50 2017: Recruiting the right talent for your organisation

January 5, 2018, 5:00 am - A panel of IT leaders discuss how they go about identifying the talent they need within their organisations

‘Cast the net broader’ for diverse tech talent, says digital minister

January 3, 2018, 11:53 am - The minister of state for digital, Matt Hancock, told a diversity and inclusion event that the technology industry should look to use under-represented groups to fill talent gaps

How to avoid those coding challenge blues

January 3, 2018, 11:00 am - A new approach to coding challenges promises to spice up the developer recruitment process. Computer Weekly investigates

Top IT priorities for Nordic CIOs in 2018

January 3, 2018, 10:00 am - Nordic CIOs tell Computer Weekly about their intentions for the year ahead

David Henderson, Global Media & Entertainment: Concrete approaches to driving diversity in IT

January 2, 2018, 5:00 am - The CIO of Global Media & Entertainment discusses 10 initiatives he introduced to improve diversity in his IT department and the results so far

Top 10 women in tech and diversity in tech stories of 2017

December 27, 2017, 10:00 am - Computer Weekly takes a look at some of the defining moments for women and diversity in the technology industry in 2017

To take advantage of diversity, you also need inclusion, says Fujitsu UK&I CEO

December 22, 2017, 4:00 pm - Regina Moran, UK&I CEO of Fujitsu, claims that although diversity can make a positive impact on businesses, inclusion is necessary to make employees comfortable enough to contribute

Top 10 IT careers and skills stories of 2017

December 22, 2017, 10:00 am - As the year draws to a close, Computer Weekly looks at developments in the technology careers and skills sector in 2017

Ian Cohen, Addison Lee: Skills crisis? What skills crisis?

December 22, 2017, 5:00 am - Ian Cohen, CIO, Addison Lee, deconstructs the idea of a skills crisis and discusses the new leadership and management models required to attract talent

What a year it’s been for tech in the UK

December 20, 2017, 5:00 pm - 2017 was the year technology rose to prominence in government and business agendas – and the sector needs to keep that momentum going into 2018

Yoox Net-A-Porter Group appoints first chief data and analytics officer

December 20, 2017, 5:00 pm - Online fashion retailer Yoox Net-A-Porter Group has confirmed the appointment of its chief data and analytics officer, a new role for the firm

Sweden’s Stena Line sets sail for digital transformation

December 20, 2017, 12:37 pm - Ferry operator’s CTO tells Computer Weekly how the company can differentiate itself by using digital tools to make its processes more efficient

How to boost your personal brand as an IT professional

December 20, 2017, 9:30 am - Seven steps to help you build a personal brand in the workplace, articulate the value you provide and build your professional reputation

Top 10 enterprise IT in the Nordics stories in 2017

December 19, 2017, 10:00 am - The Nordic region might be best known in IT circles for its startup communities – but it has much more to offer