Sometimes news stories coincide fortuitously in a way that highlights the significance of major trends transforming the IT landscape - and we have a big one this week.
The latest financial results this week from arguably the two most influential enterprise IT suppliers of the past 30 years demonstrate again how quickly the technology landscape is changing.
Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer will be celebrating today. He is the clear winner of the latest Super Buzzword Bingo competition, with his entry for the internal memo announcing Microsoft's biggest...
Despite all the hype about iPad minis, there's no doubt the most significant product launch of the week for IT managers is the release of
In the long term, the Apple vs Samsung patent war will come to be seen as little more than a skirmish in a technology revolution led by users, not by manufacturers.
It's difficult not to take sides after
Microsoft's release of its first own-brand tablet computer - Surface - is an example of the dilemma the software giant is facing.
Predictably, Surface has been...
Are we, as Apple would have us believe, in the "post-PC era"? I'm not so sure.
The phrase has become something of a tech meme lately and Apple has understandably embraced it, claiming at the
Since the first stirrings of the dot com boom, we have been told that cash is on its way out, and electronic money is around the corner. Next week, on 14 February, is the fifth anniversary of the switch to chip-and-PIN cards in the UK - the only really significant step that has been taken...
It's the time of year when we're expected to put forward our previews and predictions for the big issues facing IT professionals and decision-makers in the 12 months ahead.
Frankly, from my perspective you could go back and
Computer Weekly is the main media partner for a big new IT show that takes place next month, called 360°IT - The IT infrastructure Event.
To celebrate the opening of the event, Computer Weekly and 360°IT are launching a series of...