Cloud computing – Delivering IT as a service

The role of any IT department in an organisation is to deliver business value through information technology. This distils down to delivering a set of applications to the business users to enable them to do their roles more efficiently. Anything outside of the application is inherently overhead, whether that is datacentres, networks or us as…

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Cloud Computing – Why Cloud?

Over the coming weeks, we have invited our colleague and cloud expert Nick Umney from Microsoft’s UK National Technology Office, to post a series of blogs on all things cloud. These weekly blog posts will also touch upon the following topics as the series continues: delivering IT as a service infrastructure as a service in…

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Smarter Health – Two clever docs with their heads in the cloud

Despite the hustle and bustle in healthcare, many healthcare professionals don’t get to meet their peers as often as they might like. They move in an endless round of clinics, surgeries, theatres, departments, wards, professional committees etc.; and don’t get a chance to have a cup of coffee, let alone share best practice. But a…

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xpoint®: making the search for NHS efficiency… more efficient

The NHS is not just the UK’s largest employer; it’s also one of the most dispersed. In the hunt for savings and efficiencies, then, how can lessons learned in one corner of the NHS labyrinth be shared in a timely fashion with other colleagues? Sally Whittle finds a new solution already gaining traction. The NHS…

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