In this week's Computer Weekly, the metaverse is set to become a highly competitive commercial playground –profitable markets but also high-profile failures will follow. IT contractors have been hit by cyber attacks on the firms that pay their wages – we examine the impact. And we ask if it's time to plan for quantum computing. Read the issue now.
In this week's Computer Weekly, we find out how Lush has modernised authentication, governed by a desire to care for customer data. We talk to Nasa's CDO about data as a strategic asset. And we foreground a call for the government and the Post Office to compensate Horizon victims without delay. Read the issue now.
Achieving the optimal commercial and contractual deal is often a challenge for organizations. This paper aims to help remedy that, empowering procurement and IT professionals to capitalize on these business opportunities, and maximize the value obtained from their organizations’ software and cloud estates.Open now to get started.
Open this blog to take a look at crucial questions to ask yourself when trying to understand your organization’s portfolio requirements and learn how to draft value-driven software contracts that are both flexible and agile.
In this issue, we explore how local authorities across the UK have been looking at assistive technologies, ranging from collaborative robots to voice assistants, to support delivery of adult social care services. We also look into the ramifica-tions of HMRC targeting 1,500 GlaxoSmithKline IT con-tractors.
When it comes to contract negotiations, CIOs hold more sway than they think. Next time you negotiate with suppliers, ensure you get a better price from likes of SAP, IBM, Microsoft and Oracle. Access this expert guide to discover vendor negotiation tips for midmarket CIOs working with these vendors from Forrester Senior Analyst Duncan Jones.
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Navigating the ERP software market can be a big challenge. Experts say there are over 80 different ERP packages available today. Choosing an ERP package means answering challenging questions about requirements, vendor services and deployment style. In this eBook, get advice and best practices for the ERP software selection process.
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