Is 2018 the year when the machines start to take over?

Is 2018 the year when the machines start to take over?

Every year I say that making predictions is a hazardous business, and I then proceed to put my neck on the line again with a couple more. So, buoyed by a couple of successes this year, here I go again!

2017 predictions

Disruption of banking industry and blockchain – Definitely came to pass

Widespread adoption of voice control technology – Mostly came to pass

Explosion of AI applications – Mostly came to pass

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Five best practices of a high-performing IT Service Desk

Five best practices of a high-performing IT Service Desk

The IT Service Desk is under more pressure than ever. Staff expect immaculate performance as they work, transact business, purchase online and explore new services via their smart phones and other BYOD. When technical issues arise, minutes matter and solutions are needed on the spot. In this complex environment, good vendors have evolved into full strategic partners.

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Build your career and achieve your potential with Transputec

Build your career and achieve your potential with Transputec

Transputec joined the ranks of premium recruiters at the Imperial College Technology Fair last week. This annual crowd-puller gave us the opportunity to meet future stars of the tech scene – some of whom we hope to welcome to Transputec very soon.

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Is your business prepared for a Krack Attack?

Is your business prepared for a Krack Attack?

Malicious cyber attacks are not only rising by the day, but also becoming increasingly sophisticated in nature.

Just a couple of weeks ago Belgian security experts warned that the security protocol used to protect the vast majority of Wi-Fi connections could be broken. This means all modern protected Wi-Fi networks could potentially be exposed to hackers using this new technique to steal sensitive information like credit card numbers, passwords and emails.

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What to look for in your next Cloud services partner

What to look for in your next Cloud services partner

It’s probably fair to say that the majority of IT solutions driving innovation are being deployed in the Cloud. In the UK alone, the proportion of organisations that use a main business management application in the Cloud has jumped from 40% in 2014 to 62% in 2016.

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IT directors – can a robot do your job?

IT directors – can a robot do your job?

Artificial intelligence is the watchword of the moment. According to Accenture intelligent machines are set to transform business in ways not seen since the Industrial Revolution, creating huge growth opportunities.

Just last week the UK government published a report on the major social and economic benefits AI could bring to the country – estimating that AI could add an additional £630bn to the UK economy by 2035.

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