Interview with CIO Dave Nikolejsin: Social networking

Interview with CIO Dave Nikolejsin: Social networking

Social networking outlets such as MySpace and Facebook are offering new avenues of communication for corporations and governments, but are...

April 7th, 2008 Greg Enright

Security claims blocking Africa telecom deregulation

Security claims blocking Africa telecom deregulation

LUSAKA, ZAMBIA – Citing unspecified security concerns, Southern African governments are shying away from deregulating international telecommunications gateways. Levy Mwanawasa,...

March 3rd, 2008 Michael Malakata

Public sector vs. private: Competition heats up for IT staff

Public sector vs. private: Competition heats up for IT staff

Alarms are sounding from many quarters about looming shortages in IT staff. The public sector will be particularly hard hit....

January 31st, 2008 Rosie Lombardi

Intel responds to EU antitrust charges

Intel responds to EU antitrust charges

After some delays, the European Commission confirmed this week it has received a written response to the formal antitrust charges...

January 8th, 2008 Paul Mellor

CIO Government Review December issue

CIO Government Review December issue

Beat WatchAuditor general says feds failed security testAuditor General Sheila Fraser recently issued her Annual Report which found, among other...

December 7th, 2007 CIO Government Review staff

Cyber spies turn governments into targets

Cyber spies turn governments into targets

Add cyber espionage to the list of Internet threats the government may need to watch out for in 2008.That's according...

December 3rd, 2007 Mari-Len De Guzman

Chinese dissidents settle lawsuit against Yahoo

Chinese dissidents settle lawsuit against Yahoo

Yahoo has settled a lawsuit filed by jailed Chinese dissidents alleging the Internet company should be held accountable for their...

November 13th, 2007 Juan Carlos Perez

Government lags cyber crime fight, says report

Government lags cyber crime fight, says report

Governments face a unique challenge when it comes to battling cyber crime, according to a recent report entitled, 'Countering Cyber...

October 26th, 2007 Lisa Williams

Gartner pushes CIOs to tighten up on green IT

Gartner pushes CIOs to tighten up on green IT

Public sector CIOs are being urged to take a leadership position with regard to green IT, despite the disorganized state...

September 27th, 2007 Tom Jowitt