Chief Information Officer at CNWL hospital Mark Large provisioning for the future of the NHS Trust
Central and North West London NHS Chief Information Officer Mark Large discusses healthcare IT contracts and procurement, outsourcing,… read more
Windows 10 is a truly integrated and feature-filled operating system. We take a close look at the final product
With Windows 10, Microsoft undoes the damage wrought by Windows 8. This is a cleanly designed operating system that works equally well… read more
Changing business needs are forcing IT leaders to renegotiate their IT outsourcing contracts sourcing portfolios.
As business needs and the new technologies required to support them evolve an an increasing pace, outsourcing contracts signed just a… read more
We have moved from systems and devices that were locked down as a matter of course, to a working environment that encourages greater levels of access and collaboration across multiple IT estates and devices. The CIO’s role in all this has changed from one of keeping infrastructures under lock and key at all costs, to implementing security policies that are just as robust, if not more so, than before – while allowing for increased business flexibility and workforce mobility.
How can CIOs minimise the risk of data loss, given that even the 'good guys' are now acting like bad guys?
With their unlimited budgets and increasingly reckless attitude towards software vulnerabilities, it's nation states that threaten to… read more
Before you start negotiating change, make sure you understand who needs to be involved, and who needs to be committed
How an IT director negotiates project changes can make or break her or his career. A poor negotiator is likely to wind up with poor… read more
How CIOs can use their LinkedIn profile effectively
LinkedIn profiles are more than a CV online, LinkedIn remains an important social media platform and as a platform it’s an opportunity… read more
Only two out of 10 CIOs already see themselves as being digital, according to a cio.co.uk and CSC survey. So how do the majority go beyond their comfort zone and make the transition to becoming a ‘digital CIO’?
The Post Office remains state owned, but a key customer for the privatized Royal Mail. A major outsourcing programme, dubbed Horizon,… read more
Although a C-level position is the topmost rung on the career ladder, that doesn't negate the need for support.
I recently read that the mark of a great leader is either ability to understand and think like everyone in their team. I couldn't agree… read more
Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS’ Director of Informatics Cindy Fedell on living with Tory cuts
Never before in its history has the NHS come under finer scrutiny. A perfect storm of the deficit and austerity measures, our aging and… read more
IT isn't there to play one role, says Thomson Reuters' Christine Ashton. It must be flexible enough to be a consultant, adviser, broker,… read more