Social enterprise collaboration: Is your company social yet?
While some CIOs are still wondering, perhaps mistakenly, if social media is just another passing trend, there are companies out there that are...
Published 27 November 2012
Windows 8: boom or bust?
Microsoft has released one of its most important products ever: Windows 8. Steve Evans looks at the new operating system and examines whether...
Published 26 November 2012
The benefits of virtualisation are clear, although many industry experts believe the technology is let down by issues surrounding management....
Published 02 November 2012
Get your head in the game: Gamification for business
An emerging business and social trend, gamification is being hailed as the next big thing in marketing, with Gartner predicting it will rival...
Published 01 November 2012
Catching some air: What UK businesses can learn from the Olympics
CBR asks what UK Plc can learn from the London 2012 Olympics in three hot areas: mobile and wireless, security and social media.
Published 08 August 2012
HP: Here we go again
It may be one of the biggest and most iconic firms in Silicon Valley, but the past few years have been unkind to HP, with boardroom unrest, falling...
Published 28 June 2012
Oracle, Ellison and Hurd - the dream team?
Oracle's stock soared when the firm made former HP CEO, Mark Hurd, its new president. But can he realistically help Larry Ellison's Oracle reinvent...
Published 27 June 2012
Social CRM: Service with a smiley
Social CRM is knocking on the door of business, and more and more companies are taking note that customer service through social means is becoming...
Published 26 April 2012
Oracle, SAP, Infor: Three's a crowd
Former Oracle president and US Marines captain Charles Phillips has taken the reins at the third-largest enterprise applications company, Infor. So...
Published 29 November 2011
SAP HANA: In-memory - in demand?
Imagine being able to crunch through thousands or even millions of data sets in real-time, and the benefits that could have for businesses. That's...
Published 28 November 2011
Tech City: London Calling
The Government has unveiled plans to create a vast hub of technology companies in east London - stretching from the existing 'Silicon Roundabout'...
Published 11 August 2011
To fully energise a company's supply chain, the function has to be about more than streamlining and savings. Unilever's chief supply chain officer,...
Published 11 July 2011
Happy birthday, Big Blue
IBM celebrated its centennial recently. To mark the occasion Jason Stamper spoke to the company's UK and Ireland chief executive, as well as its...
Published 08 July 2011
Single customer view: dream or reality?
The single customer view has long been the Holy Grail for businesses, but for many it is no more than a dream. Steve Evans looks at why getting a...
Published 14 January 2011
The $10bn man: The strange saga of Mark Hurd, HP and Oracle
HP’s market cap lost $10bn when CEO Mark Hurd left. Steve Evans assesses his track record and looks at his move to arch rival Oracle