Jason Walsh

Jason Walsh

Connecting the wood and the trees

Connecting the wood and the trees

Coillte, Ireland’s semi-state company charged with forestry management, has implemented a surprisingly sophisticated IT system to support its decades-long mission

Early learning for digital life

Early learning for digital life

For 20 years, ECDL Ireland has been championing digital skills in Irish schools, but with the terrain shifting with every technological development, the importance, and even nature, of those skills develop

Securing the future with document encryption

Securing the future with document encryption

EU general data protection regulation has implications for all organisations, such as schools, that hold personally identifying information. EMS Copiers has announced a new partnership to ensure document management systems are GDPR-compliant

Interconnecting retail orders in the cloud

Interconnecting retail orders in the cloud

Captiva POS is moving forward in its strategy to bring food retail into the cloud with a range of innovations from simplified online ordering to live reporting, in-store touchscreens and even self-service kiosks in chippers

Digitising the material world

Digitising the material world

Even in those most physical of industries - manufacturing and engineering - information technology is being deployed to change core business practices, and not just in the office

New threats driving fresh approaches to security

New threats driving fresh approaches to security

Fortinet, Ireland’s leading IT security company, takes a helicopter view of the sector – and has found that times are changing, writes Jason Walsh

Next generation protection for new online dangers

Next generation protection for new online dangers

In a constantly evolving situation, security-as-a-service means that security can be more than ju...

Taking on the e-commerce giants, one data point at a time

Taking on the e-commerce giants, one data point at a time

Deloitte Fast 50 overall winner eShopWorld is no stranger to kudos, having already been recognised for successfully deploying online stores across the globe. Today, data is becoming an ever greater part of the retail picture and the e-commerce provider wants to help its clients meet the challenge

Speed and depth of tech penetration on increase

Speed and depth of tech penetration on increase

Some 18 years since founding its Fast 50, Deloitte’s awards for the fastest growing companies in high-technology show no signs of slowing down, writes Jason Walsh

Cork firm Shares the benefits worldwide

Cork firm Shares the benefits worldwide

The inaugural Fast 50 Fintech award winner, Global Shares, has become an international performer

Once upon a tech in the south-west

Once upon a tech in the south-west

It’s not easy running a fintech company from the south-west, but Keith Lyne, head of group IT at FEXCO, tells Jason Walsh the challenge is worth it

Diagnostics leading the way for personal health

Diagnostics leading the way for personal health

Focusing on providing personalised care and treatment plans for patients with cancer, Diaceutics is looking at disease in an entirely new way

How ICT delivers efficiency in health administration

How ICT delivers efficiency in health administration

Integrating practice management software with document services is leading the way in modernising GP and primary healthcare, but with it, data confidentiality has become more important than ever, writes Jason Walsh

A million points of data

A million points of data

The blistering pace of technological change has seen a move from internet everywhere to internet everything. Jason Walsh looks at the explosion of interest in the internet of things

Digitising the skies

Digitising the skies

No industry has changed more than airlines in response to the relentless march of technology. Dave O’Donovan tells Jason Walsh more disruption is already on the runway