Articles By Leo King

Clear benefits to open source, UK survey says

Clear benefits to open source, UK survey says

LONDON -- A skills shortage is holding back open source adoption, but businesses nevertheless see clear benefits from using non-proprietary...

September 30th, 2008 Leo King
Upheaval in document management market: Datamonitor

Upheaval in document management market: Datamonitor

Significant upheaval is inevitable in the documents and records management market, according to analyst house Datamonitor. It expects a round...

September 25th, 2008 Leo King
London Stock Exchange in denial over system outage

London Stock Exchange in denial over system outage

LONDON - The London Stock Exchange (LSE) has failed spell out to the markets the precise cause of last week's...

September 10th, 2008 Leo King
Unencrypted patient data on memory sticks, warns survey

Unencrypted patient data on memory sticks, warns survey

LONDON - Doctors are carrying around unencrypted patient data on USB memory sticks, according to stinging research carried out in...

September 4th, 2008 Leo King
UK government equips police with PDAs

UK government equips police with PDAs

Equipping police officers with PDAs will mean stop and search times will be cut from an average of 25 minutes...

August 29th, 2008 Leo King
Forrester: Poor database archiving is compliance risk

Forrester: Poor database archiving is compliance risk

Businesses could fall foul of regulation because of their failure to optimize database archiving and make information readily accessible, Forrester...

August 28th, 2008 Leo King
Supermarket to reduce fuel consumption with driving analytics

Supermarket to reduce fuel consumption with driving analytics

LONDON - Tesco is aiming to reduce its fuel consumption for home deliveries, by implementing a real time driving analytics...

July 30th, 2008 Leo King
Airline blames system error for breaking fare rules

Airline blames system error for breaking fare rules

LONDON - Low-budget airline Ryanair has ripped out and replaced key parts of its new booking system after IT problems...

July 30th, 2008 Leo King
Airport radar blinded by faulty network card

Airport radar blinded by faulty network card

LONDON - A faulty network card is being blamed for bringing Dublin Airport to a halt last month when the...

July 30th, 2008 Leo King
Britain’s land registry to cull IT suppliers

Britain’s land registry to cull IT suppliers

LONDON - The Land Registry will reduce the number of IT suppliers it works with in a bid to improve...

July 28th, 2008 Leo King