Emmet Ryan

Emmet Ryan

Emmet Ryan is editor of Connected and technology correspondent with the Sunday Business Post. Ryan is also the beer and betting columnist along with hosting our successful Connected podcast. In 2009, he was named Journalist of the Year at the IIA NetVisionary Awards and won the Alumni Choice award at the 2014 Business Journalist Awards.

ICT in Sport : A different perspective

ICT in Sport : A different perspective

Google Glass has yet to hit the mainstream, but Europe's top basketball league is already finding ways to help it change the game.

Connected News: Big data and cloud on EMC's agenda

Connected News: Big data and cloud on EMC's agenda

EMC World, the IT giant's annual showcase, took place in Las Vegas, Nevada, last month.

ICT in Sport : Staying on track in formula 1

ICT in Sport : Staying on track in formula 1

Michael Taylor, chief information officer with Lotus F1 team, told Connected how IT played a key role for his team in getting up to speed.

Connected News: Mobile is the increasing focus of Citrix Synergy

Connected News: Mobile is the increasing focus of Citrix Synergy

Citrix held its annual Synergy event in Anaheim, California, last month.

Business of Sport: The Spread

Business of Sport: The Spread

Smart betting at the World Cup

ICT in Sport: Making match-day connections

ICT in Sport: Making match-day connections

Declan Fanning and John Casey explain the task that the GAA faces at Croke Park before a ball is even thrown in.

Pint of view

Pint of view

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Irish retailers faced with IT collaboration challenge

Irish retailers faced with IT collaboration challenge

IT collaboration on even a basic level is a major challenge for Irish retail businesses, according to Fin Goulding, chief information officer of Paddy Power.

Business of Sport: The Spread

Business of Sport: The Spread

The clash of the cash

Irish firms are well placed to tackle major IT challenges

Irish firms are well placed to tackle major IT challenges

Irish businesses are better prepared than their European counterparts to tackle major IT challenges, according to new research by Vodafone.

Fifth Digital Summit at Croke Park '

Fifth Digital Summit at Croke Park '

The fifth annual Digital Summit, organised by The Sunday Business Post, took place in Croke Park last Thursday.

Youth training scheme seeks to fill IT vacancies

Youth training scheme seeks to fill IT vacancies

Microsoft is running a youth training scheme across Ireland, in an effort to fill vacancies in its business and those of its partners.

Business of Sport: The Spread

Business of Sport: The Spread

Scene set for a shoot-out in Celtic Park

Tackling international cyber hackers is tough

Tackling international cyber hackers is tough

Businesses need to observe the actions of hackers in order to effectively respond to attacks, writes Emmet Ryan.

European rugby steps into uncharted waters

European rugby steps into uncharted waters

With the Heineken Cup as we know it formally coming to an end European rugby is once again trying to achieve stability by breaking new ground.