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14 posts filed under Automation, ICT

08 Feb 2019

AI – coming to an industry near you…

Steven Godfrey AI and automation will only affect assembly workers in repetitive manufacturing jobs, yes? Wrong. A 2017 report by McKinsey estimated that by 2030 some 15% of the global workforce will need to change jobs due to AI and Read on →

Filed under: Automation, ICT
30 Jan 2018

What are email scams and how to stay safe

Tony Edwards Cost Area Lead for ICT In my last blog post I talked about the common types of email scam and how to recognise them. This post gives you a basic understanding of how you can stay safe if Read on →

Filed under: ICT
15 Jan 2018

What are Meltdown & Spectre? Should you be worried?

Tony Edwards Cost Area Lead for ICT Over the past week there has been a lot of news coverage regarding security issues known as ‘Meltdown’ and ‘Spectre’. This is a very real issue, which affects individuals and businesses across the Read on →

Filed under: ICT
14 Dec 2017

A Best Practice guide to Passwords

Tony Edwards Cost Area Lead for ICT Our guide to password security and best practice. Tip 1 – No more Post-it notes: With the number of services, subscriptions and applications that require passwords continually increasing, it is no wonder so Read on →

Filed under: ICT
04 Dec 2017

Is the Cloud right for you?

Tony Edwards Cost Area Lead for ICT Increasing system functionality and a ‘Cloud First’ strategy are growing trends, and many organisations are including them in plans and budgets for 2018. However, CEOs and CTOs are raising concerns about removal of Read on →

Filed under: ICT