Jason Walsh

Jason Walsh

A robot revolution on our campuses

A robot revolution on our campuses

Automation isn’t just for industrial processes: it can also simplify time-consuming tasks in university and college administration. Jason Walsh reports

The future of financial plumbing – or a burst pipe?

The future of financial plumbing – or a burst pipe?

Depending on who you listened to, blockchain was either the most transformative technology since the web itself, or a lousy type of database welded to a crackpot get-rich-quick scheme. Today we don’t hear much about it at all. So did the bubble burst?

United in business

United in business

The good old telephone is still a key business tool, but more and more businesses are turning to unified communications to merge voice, chat, presence and other forms of communication

Digital construction: The tech tools of the building trade

Digital construction: The tech tools of the building trade

The construction industry has long been seen as slow to take up new technologies. But the demand for better quality control has driven the adoption of ICT

Taking risks on the road

Taking risks on the road

The reality of business today demands mobile work, and facilitating it has never been easier – but security remains a live issue, writes Jason Walsh

Cyber security for a threat-filled world

Cyber security for a threat-filled world

Business is changing and security strategies with it, but keeping threats at bay is more essential than ever, writes Jason Walsh

Big solutions for small business

Big solutions for small business

Smaller organisations face particular challenges with IT security, not least knowledge and cost, but they are far from immune from malware. Jason Walsh reports

On the paper trail

On the paper trail

Despite the dream of the paperless office, print is still with us. But with growing environmental consciousness, not to mention security and compliance concerns, getting print right is more important than ever

Enterprise mobility: Remote control

Enterprise mobility: Remote control

Developments in mobile technology have met growing staff expectations, and now all kinds of workers need or want to work away from the office. But are the technologies up to the job and are there other concerns when it comes to enterprise mobility?

High-tech solutions in every store

High-tech solutions in every store

Independent stores don’t need to be left behind in the technology stakes: the right partner can help them to compete with the large-scale multiple retailers, writes Jason Walsh

Captiva POS keeps kitchens cooking

Captiva POS keeps kitchens cooking

Captiva POS, a cloud service provider to the restaurant business, is moving forward in its mission to drive efficiency in this high-cost, high-stress sector, writes Jason Walsh

How today’s kids can learn from the brightest and best

How today’s kids can learn from the brightest and best

Interactive projectors bring multimedia to the classroom at a cost affordable to any school, writes Jason Walsh

Think you have tech skills? Think again

Think you have tech skills? Think again

Despite the digital transformation of the workplace - and indeed of life in general - IT user skills still lag. The Irish Computer Society hopes to change this, offering training to school students and office staff, writes Jason Walsh

Casting the net wide

Casting the net wide

As connectivity becomes everything, businesses not only have more complex networking requirements, but also demand greater flexibility. In addition, with the rise of the mini-multinational, more and more businesses have branch offices in far-flung locations

Awards celebrate the explosive growth in Irish technology

Awards celebrate the explosive growth in Irish technology

The Deloitte Fast 50’s raison d’etre of recognising rapid growth is more relevant than ever, programme lead David Shanahan tells Jason Walsh