Private Sector Insight

Merging Councils' IT Services – It’s all about the applications

7 September 2015

Merging Councils' IT Services is all about the applications says Richard Ingram, Cloud Solutions Architect at public cloud consultancy SystemsUp, part of the iomart group

The transformational power of the Cloud for mobile user engagement

24 August 2015

Wholesale adoption of full-featured cloud services will make engagement with the public easier and faster, says Systems Up's Richard Ingram

New Sophos research reveals state of IT security in local government organisations

30 July 2015

New survey reveals two thirds of local government organisations adopt a shared services approach to cut IT costs but missing benefits of consolidation

Public, private or hybrid – what flavour of cloud do you need?

1 June 2015

Private sector organisations operate in a commercially competitive world and so the drive for them to adopt cloud technologies is huge. Paul K Jeffrey, technical account director for iomart...

The Public Sector and the Cloud

1 June 2015

A first class and fully accredited data centre infrastructure can ease the nerves around public sector migration to the cloud. Colin Speirs, iomart's public sector bid manager, explores the...

Smart Citizen Services

7 May 2015

Across the public sector, in government, education, and nonprofit organisations, we are seeing the...

Sky is the Limit: Efficiency in the Cloud

7 May 2015

Across the public sector, in government, education, and nonprofit organisations, we are seeing the...

Big Data Cloud Computing Helps NASA JPL Rover Curiosity Land on Mars

7 April 2015

How has NASA benefited from Cloud computing? Amazon Web Services shares their NASA case study

Extending Your IT Infrastructure to the AWS Cloud

7 April 2015

Learn about the key benefits of extending your IT infrastructure to the highly reliable, scalable, low-cost infrastructure platform in the AWS cloud

Options for Window Server 2003 End of Support

17 March 2015

As Microsoft prepares to end support for Windows Server 2003, Amazon highlights the benefits of Amazon EC2 for Windows

Measuring HR for business success

4 June 2014

For some top execs there is the misconception that Human Resources (HR) is ‘just’ another administrative function – reviews need to be carried out and training needs to be completed just to tick...

Getting the right measure of HR

19 May 2014

In today’s chaotic business world, organisations are continually trying to determine what they need to measure in order to effectively manage their business. There can be a misconception that...

2014: The year of e-learning?

16 April 2014

The consumerisation of IT has resulted in a dramatic cultural shift in the modern workplace, writes Cornerstone.

One secret to salvaging awful training? Tell a Story

10 April 2014

Is there anything more boredom inducing (and ineffectual) than PowerPoint training programs filled with endless bullet points? They're dull, impersonal and, chances are, don't make much of an...

Kaspersky’s 2013 Global IT Risks Survey

11 March 2014

Kaspersky’s 2013 Global IT Risks Survey found that new technology - leading to new ways of working - were of most concern to IT managers. Mobility, use of personal devices at work (BYOD) and...