The London Stock Exchange's new Linux based core trading system, which replaced its .Net Tradelect system, is now up and running on the main stock exchange.
The London Stock Exchange offshored the development of its core trading system when it acquired Sri Lanka based MillenniumIT. It also dumped .Net and moved to...
The number of overseas workers in the UK is driving local talent out. Below is an account from a UK IT professional about why he decided to leave these shores for pastures new.
The post below was in reaction to a blog about the possibility of the
On this blog I sometimes touch on the
The value of this blog is often the comments posted about the individual blog posts. Inside Outsourcing is supposed to be a two way discussion forum.
This blog is about a comment left on a
Outsourcing is a great way to fill skills gaps so once again I am blogging about demand for particular skills. End user businesses need to know where they can go to fill skill gaps and service providers need to know what skills are in demand.
The debate for and against IT outsourcing in the public sector has livened up as a result of government plans to cut costs.
Those that argue in favour of more outsourcing might say that the
If the London Stock Exchange can use Linux for its core trading system then surely enterprises can move to the open source version of Unix.
Trading venues are dependent on 100% up-time and high performance computing. Milliseconds of downtime can cost its customers millions and cause...