Articles By Tom Jowitt

The hidden cost of technology failures

The hidden cost of technology failures

 A new study has revealed the hidden costs of technology failures with 25 per cent of contact centre projects suffering...

September 22nd, 2009 Tom Jowitt
Blue Coat expands visibility with new PacketShaper release

Blue Coat expands visibility with new PacketShaper release

Blue Coat Systems Inc. of Sunnyvale, Calif. has expanded its PacketShaper appliance with a major version that can now dig...

September 11th, 2009 Tom Jowitt
HP, Dell and Lenovo rapped for broken green promises

HP, Dell and Lenovo rapped for broken green promises

PC makers Dell, HP and Lenovo have been criticised in the latest edition of Greenpeace's Guide to Greener Electronics, after...

April 1st, 2009 Tom Jowitt
IT managers face

IT managers face

Almost 40 per cent of enterprise network bandwidth is being consumed by recreational or non-business critical applications, according to a...

February 16th, 2009 Tom Jowitt
Social, recreational apps devouring enterprise bandwidth

Social, recreational apps devouring enterprise bandwidth

Almost 40 per cent of enterprise network bandwidth is being consumed by recreational or non-business critical applications, according to a...

February 16th, 2009 Tom Jowitt
Software puts sleepless PCs to bed

Software puts sleepless PCs to bed

British firm 1E has launched a "significant upgrade" for its PC power management software, NightWatchman, which puts PCs to sleep...

February 2nd, 2009 Tom Jowitt
New paint promises low-cost Wi-Fi shielding

New paint promises low-cost Wi-Fi shielding

IT managers should start familiarising themselves with a new security tool, the paint brush, as Japanese researchers have come up...

January 21st, 2009 Tom Jowitt
European wireless investment overtakes wired

European wireless investment overtakes wired

Large enterprises are now spending more on wireless infrastructure than on wired infrastructure, according to the latest research from Motorola.The...

December 10th, 2008 Tom Jowitt
Monitoring of unstructured data on the rise

Monitoring of unstructured data on the rise

Many businesses are now increasingly keen on monitoring what data their staff are accessing, especially when it resides outside conventional...

December 10th, 2008 Tom Jowitt
IPhone trumps BlackBerry in reliability contest

IPhone trumps BlackBerry in reliability contest

A study of new mobile phones from an online warranty supplier has suggested that Apple's iPhone has substantially fewer failures...

November 10th, 2008 Tom Jowitt