Operations

IT Pro 20/20: Small businesses will lead the new normal

In-depth
3 Aug, 2020
Dale Walker

The seventh issue of IT Pro 20/20 looks at the pivotal role small businesses will play in a post-coronavirus world

Microsoft won't reopen its offices until January 2021

News
3 Aug, 2020
Carly Page

The software giant is planning a six-stage "hybrid" approach for the reopening of its offices in the US

A woman remote working from a cafe using the cloud

Google employees to work from home until July 2021

News
28 Jul, 2020
Keumars Afifi-Sabet

The company's 200,000 staff will be given the flexibility to work remotely for another 12 months

Google abandons controversial Virtual Cloudsject in China

News
9 Jul, 2020
Sabina Weston

‘Isolated region’ was scrapped in May, according to two anonymous sources

Fujitsu to halve office space as it prepares for the new normal

News
6 Jul, 2020
Bobby Hellard

Manufacturing giant will reduce its office footprint and offer flexible hours for 80,000 workers

HPE

HPE announces new services from Pointnext to help businesses get back to work

News
23 Jun, 2020
Jane McCallion

Products include employee tracking and temperature reading to help prevent the spread of coronavirus in the workplace

IT outage

Employees are overlooked in digital transformation processes, study claims

News
22 Jun, 2020
Sabina Weston

Just 5% of IT managers consider staff as their top priority when making technology investments

Cisco unveils tools to service the post-coronavirus workplace

News
17 Jun, 2020
Keumars Afifi-Sabet

New tech, and updates to Webex, aim to help businesses cope with social distancing and remote employee engagement

Microsoft to replace journalists with AI

News
1 Jun, 2020
Bobby Hellard

The tech giant is shifting away from humans in favour of automated news, according to reports

Google staff will receive a remote working allowance

News
27 May, 2020
Sabina Weston

Employees in the UK will receive £800 to cover the costs of "necessary equipment and office furniture"

Track anything online in real time

In-depth
21 May, 2020
Jane Hoskyn

From polar bears to planes, trains and pandemics these tools help you track the world outside while you’re stuck inside

Salesforce cloud logo

Salesforce claims Brexit cost it £65 million

News
18 May, 2020
Bobby Hellard

The tech giant is investing more into Ireland as it looks to bypass UK sales and the "volatile" pound

Twitter will let employees work from home indefinitely

News
13 May, 2020
Sabina Weston

Staff will be able to choose whether they want to return to the offices

Facebook and Google extend remote working policies until next year

News
11 May, 2020
Bobby Hellard

Tech giants plan to reopen in July as lockdown restrictions are lifted

UK government wants remote working to continue after lockdown

News
4 May, 2020
Bobby Hellard

Businesses will be forced to reduce hot-desking and keep canteens closed when staff return

Coronavirus crisis spurs SAP to remove co-CEO Jennifer Morgan

News
21 Apr, 2020
Keumars Afifi-Sabet

Christian Klein will carry on as sole chief as the ERP giant slims down its leadership structure

IBM sign on building

IBM appoints former Bank of America CTO as head of cloud business

News
7 Apr, 2020
Carly Page

Howard Boville will join the company as SVP of Cloud Platform

Paul Cormier appointed CEO of Red Hat

News
6 Apr, 2020
Bobby Hellard

Former president of products and technology replaces Jim Whitehurst as boss of the open source giant

Oracle expected to slash 1,000-plus jobs in Europe

News
5 Mar, 2020
Keumars Afifi-Sabet

Restructuring plans reportedly underway with job losses expected in Ireland, Amsterdam and Malaga

Cloud ladder

Four ways the cloud facilitates workplace collaboration

In-depth
10 Feb, 2020
Zach Cooper

Collaboration smooths business operations and eases employee communication, boosting customer services