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Aecom a ‘sinking ship’ as skilled IT staff get pushed out, claims new inside source

The $2.3 billion IT outsourcing deal between engineering giant Aecom and IBM is ‘a sinking ship’, which can only be rescued by skilled IT staff, according to a second insider in an interview with Computing, which the company seem determined to get rid of. Computing was contacted recently by a different insider, who claimed that the deal is ‘a mess’, ... Read More »

IBM outsourcing deal with Aecom ‘a mess’ and the CIO is ‘on his way out’, claims insider

IBM’s $2.3bn gloal outsourcing contract with engineering giant Aecom is “a mess”, and CIO Tom Peck is “on his way out”, according to a source close to the deal. The source, who wishes to remain anonymous, explained that they had seen a request to terminate all of Peck’s accounts from the financial systems, and suggested that this means the CIO ... Read More »

Amazon to start delivering goods itself this year, claims report

Amazon is planning to test a delivery service this year that will see it ship its own and its sellers’ goods directly. The move will pit the company against delivery giants, such as UPS and FedEx, as well as the likes of the Royal Mail and Yodel in a business that subsists on the slimmest of margins.  According to an ... Read More »

Political risk broker BPL upgrades entire storage infrastructure to eradicate latency challenges

Data Insight in association with IBM The channel looks at how storage software is fuelling the future of IT, as we explore analytics, insight, virtualisation and other hot topics storage plays a vital role in defining. Security Spotlight in association with Malwarebytes The channel looks at all things security, including all the news, analyses, opinion and research into these new, yet ... Read More »

Lloyds cuts IT staff as it reskills for the online age

Data Insight in association with IBM The channel looks at how storage software is fuelling the future of IT, as we explore analytics, insight, virtualisation and other hot topics storage plays a vital role in defining. Security Spotlight in association with Malwarebytes The channel looks at all things security, including all the news, analyses, opinion and research into these new, yet ... Read More »

Political risk insurer BPL upgrades entire storage infrastructure to eradicate latency challenges

Credit and political risk insurance company BPL Global has upgraded its entire storage technology infrastructure in a bid to overcome business-inhibiting latency challenges. The company said it had been wasting too much time and energy trying to investigate latency problems caused by its ageing spinning disk systems. Working with multinational corporations, banks and financial institutions across the globe, the insurer – which backs trade to the value of billions ... Read More »

South Korea reveals $600m in illegal trades but is not planning to ban cryptocurrencies

South Korea’s finance minister has confirmed that the country is not planning to ban cryptocurrency trading. Over the past few weeks, there have been multiple reports claiming that South Korea has been drawing up plans to clamp down on cryptocurrencies. But in a positive turn of events for investors, South Korean politician Kim Dong-yeon announced on Wednesday that the government ... Read More »

A quarter of London business still unaware of the GDPR

With just four months to go until the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into effect, almost a quarter of businesses in London are still unaware of the incoming legislation. A poll of 500 companies commissioned by the London Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) found that 24 per cent knew nothing about the GDPR, and only 16 per ... Read More »

Dropbox quietly files for a $10bn 2018 IPO

Dropbox, the popular cloud storage app, has filed for an initial public offering (IPO) using the newly introduced confidential filing method in a bid to minimise publicity in the run-up to its stock market debut.  That’s according to Bloomberg, although it isn’t the first time that it has been reported that Dropbox is planning to IPO.  Bloomberg’s usual ‘sources familiar with the ... Read More »

CIO Interview: Thierry Bedos, CTO, hotels.com

Data Insight in association with IBM The channel looks at how storage software is fuelling the future of IT, as we explore analytics, insight, virtualisation and other hot topics storage plays a vital role in defining. Security Spotlight in association with Malwarebytes The channel looks at all things security, including all the news, analyses, opinion and research into these new, yet ... Read More »

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