Ian Campbell

Ian Campbell

Business Analytics: Self-service analytics

Business Analytics: Self-service analytics

Microsoft has been working hard to put business intelligence tools into the hands of ordinary business users rather than data scientists.

Business Analytics: Embedded intelligence

Business Analytics: Embedded intelligence

For smaller firms, business insights are often gleaned from built-in tools that come with their accounts and ERP packages.

Business Analytics: How to get smarter faster

Business Analytics: How to get smarter faster

How do organisations start to leverage business intelligence and analytics for business advantage? Ian Campbell reports

Business Analyticss: Blocking the view

Business Analyticss: Blocking the view

The reality is that most Irish business have a lot of work to do before they can access the latest big data tools.

Connected News: Dell committed to PCs, also focused on cloud control

Connected News: Dell committed to PCs, also focused on cloud control

Michael Dell confirmed his company's continued commitment to the PC market at a summit in Brussels.

The Sunday Interview: Shaun Murphy

The Sunday Interview: Shaun Murphy

As the Apple debate rumbles on, Shaun Murphy of KPMG explains why Ireland's troubles with tax are a problem of perception', writes Ian Kehoe.

Unified communications Taking it right out of the cloud

Unified communications Taking it right out of the cloud

A side benefit of Microsoft Office 365 is that it gives many users their first experience of UC

Data Centres: What makes a good data centre?

Data Centres: What makes a good data centre?

Not all facilities are the same, so what makes a perfect host? Ian Campbell investigates.

Data Centres: Getting ready for the future

Data Centres: Getting ready for the future

The relentless pace of change and transitioning IT to the cloud has prompted lots of speculation about how data centres will evolve.

Data Centres: Avoiding the commodity trap

Data Centres: Avoiding the commodity trap

Suggestions that data centres are in a price race to the bottom is refuted by Irish players.

Unified Communications: Trunks and headsets

Unified Communications: Trunks and headsets

UC provides tools for changing the way people work, but obstacles to adoption remain

Unified communications Unified adoption on rise

Unified communications Unified adoption on rise

More companies are finding a business case for unified communications - the next challenge is persuading people to use it. Ian Campbell reports.

Unified Communications: Making the business case

Unified Communications: Making the business case

Organisations in Ireland are now at a point where they will not deploy a technology without a strong business case and UC is no exception.

Unified Communications: Lines coming under attack

Unified Communications: Lines coming under attack

Blueface has been leveraging IP technology to build a thriving alternative to traditional communication services.

Cloud Computing: Cloud has come of age

Cloud Computing: Cloud has come of age

Irish organisations are taking a pragmatic approach to the cloud and starting to figure out how and where it can benefit their businesses. Ian Campbell reports.