News for ITO
Wednesday, June 19, 2013
IBM identifies increase in cloud uptake down under
IBM has revealed that cloud services and platforms are finally showing signs of strong uptake across Australia.
Thursday, June 13, 2013
Public Accounts Committee attacks NHS & CSC patient record system
The decision to proceed with the troubled Lorenzo patient record systems has been heavily criticised by the parliamentary Public Accounts Committee.
Tuesday, June 11, 2013
NAO to investigate BT’s monopoly on rural broadband contracts
The National Audit Office (NAO) has moved investigate the publicly funded rural broadband programme, designed to provide superfast broadband to businesses and households throughout the UK
Thursday, June 06, 2013
Centrica partners with Fujitsu for systems modernisation
Energy supplier Centrica has hired IT giant Fujitsu to carry out a transformation of IT services including the modernisation and migration of services and systems.
Wednesday, June 05, 2013
Salesforce acquires Exact Target for $2.5 billion
Database giant Salesforce has moved to acquire digital marketing provider Exact Target, in a deal which is expected to be finalised by the end of July and worth $2.5 billion.
Dell and Oracle extend existing shared partnership
IT giants Dell and Oracle have extended an existing partnership, which will see Dell continue to package Oracle software and services with hardware, while Oracle in turn will optimise services for Dell’s product offering.
Tuesday, June 04, 2013
Welsh schools move forwards with digital learning
Wales has moved to develop collaborative learning approaches within the education system and is now in the process of releasing a online educational portal.
Norfolk County Council moves to find supplier for £100m million cloud framework
Norfolk County Council has tendered a new IT cloud framework, in a contract valued at potentially more than £100 million over a seven year period, with the option for a two year extension.