Ian Campbell

Ian Campbell

Cloud: Eyes wide open

Cloud: Eyes wide open

Go to the cloud, but be alert to what's required to make it work for you. Ian Campbell reports.

Cloud computing: is this the new normal?

Cloud computing: is this the new normal?

Treat cloud as another form of service delivery, and only use it if there are tangible business benefits. Ian Campbell reports.

Cloud: Reality check as cloud matures

Cloud: Reality check as cloud matures

Ian Campbell hears how Irish businesses are getting to grips with new cloud delivery models - and getting to know the difference between tangible business benefits and hype.

ICT in Schools: New digital strategy for schools

ICT in Schools: New digital strategy for schools

Integration of information and communications technology (ICT) into teaching and learning in schools remains a major priority for this government, according to the Department of Education and Skills.

SEPA: Banks claim Sepa leadership

SEPA: Banks claim Sepa leadership

Danske Bank and AIB both claim to be blazing a trail in bringing customers to full Sepa compliance, writes Ian Campbell.

SEPA: Unravelling huge complexity

SEPA: Unravelling huge complexity

Sage argues its long-standing synergy with the small firm community makes it a perfect partner on the road to Sepa, writes Ian Campbell

SEPA: Europe stalls in rush to Sepa

SEPA: Europe stalls in rush to Sepa

As the cut-off date looms for Sepa compliance, there is growing acceptance that the deadline may be more flexible than at first appeared, writes Ian Campbell.

SEPA: Behind the Click-button conversion

SEPA: Behind the Click-button conversion

Like most accountancy solution providers, Exchequer Software believes it has fulfilled its role in preparing clients for Sepa.

CIB: Unravelling HUGE complexity

CIB: Unravelling HUGE complexity

Software firms are doing their bit, but say the success of the new system may be out of their hands, writes Ian Campbell

Sepa: Promises and pitfalls

Sepa: Promises and pitfalls

Ian Campbell looks at what Sepa means for businesses and some of the challenges around its implementation.

Business Analytics: Unlocking value in big data

Business Analytics: Unlocking value in big data

Business intelligence and analytics continue to be a priority for organisations and big data has a part to play as they start to mine information that will make them more customer focused. Ian Campbell reports.

Business Analytics: BI made easy for small businesses

Business Analytics: BI made easy for small businesses

Tools are now available for generating role-based reports that will give small firms unprecedented insights into their business. Ian Campbell reports.

Business Analytics: BI on a budget takes off

Business Analytics: BI on a budget takes off

Microsoft customers can use existing applications and infrastructure to extract insights from company data. Ian Campbell reports.

Business Analytics: Jumping on the analytics train

Business Analytics: Jumping on the analytics train

Analytics specialists recommend starting with a project that will deliver the most tangible benefits to the business. Ian Campbell reports.

Business Analytics: Look out for the devil in the detail

Business Analytics: Look out for the devil in the detail

Exchequer's Alan Connor talks to Ian Campbell about what drives Irish firms to think seriously about BI, and the best options that are open to them.