Interview: Kevin Cunnington, director general, Government Digital Service

The government’s new digital chief talks about his plans for the future and the challenges of transforming public services

No endgame for cyber security, says Mikko Hypponen

Two of the most valuable lessons in cyber security are to know your enemy and not to rely on users to be secure, according to industry veteran Mikko Hypponen

Major DDoS attack on Dyn causes internet disruption

DNS provider Dyn experiences a large DDoS attack, causing disruption to online services

Many firms failing on crucial customer experience in digital era

Only through collaboration between all customer-facing parts of a business can it deliver the customer experience that is crucial to survival in the digital era, according to CXP Group consultant Nicole Dufft

Spotify on benefits of ditching its datacentres and going ‘all-in’ on Google cloud

Spotify’s vice-president of infrastructure opens up about the company’s datacentre downsizing plans, and how taking a multi-cloud to IT consumption would not work for the firm

Huawei unleashes European cloud programme, commits to UK business

At an event in Paris, Huawei launches a €75m cloud development programme, and reaffirms its commitment to its UK operations post-Brexit

UK first to bring surveillance under rule of law, says former GCHQ director

Former GCHQ head David Omand says the UK will be the first country in Europe to legislate to regulate digital intelligence and put it under judicial supervision with judicial review

GDS goes nationwide to ease relations with government departments

Government Digital Service aims to open more regional outposts for training civil servants in digital skills, says new chief Kevin Cunnington

CW500 video: Anthony Guethert discusses software-defined everything

Anthony Guethert, senior principal, Quintiles IMS, speaks to Computer Weekly about a roadmap to software-defined everything

CW500 video: Steven Armstrong discusses software-defined everything

Steven Armstrong, principal automation engineer at Paddy Power Betfair speaks to Computer Weekly about a roadmap to software-defined everything

CW500 video: Rob White discusses software-defined everything

Rob White, executive director, global database group at Morgan Stanley speaks to Computer Weekly about a roadmap to software-defined everything

Dutch bank ING returns to the UK with a mobile app

ING is offering a mobile app that allows consumers to manage accounts with different banks in one place

Virgin Media CEO urges Theresa May to bring clarity to Brexit turmoil

As the prime minister prepares to meet EU leaders to begin difficult Brexit negotiations, Virgin Media's Tom Mockridge calls for an end to uncertainty

Diageo opts for additional services centre in Bangalore

Drinks maker Diageo is increasing its footprint in India with a new business services centre in the city of Bangalore.

Google to open one new datacentre region a month in 2017 to boost multi-cloud appeal

Google uses cloud user conference to outline how its commitment to innovation, low prices and new datacentre regions is helping it stake a claim in its competitors’ customer bases

Lessons to be learned from attempted $1bn bank heist

Analysis of an attack aimed at stealing $1bn reveals important lessons for cyber defenders, says BAE Systems head of threat intelligence Adrian Nish

How enterprise software development is changing

During Computer Weekly’s 50th anniversary event, we held a panel discussion at Skills Matter in London to look into how enterprise software is changing

Getting the balance right now the big data genie is out the bottle

Big data is a fact of life, but getting the balance right when it comes to privacy is crucial to avoid litigation and fines

Armed forces minister wants military recruiters to "think different" to attract cyber security pros

Armed Forces minister Mike Penning says military must rethink how it recruits trainees to attract people with the cyber security skills the country needs to protect itself

Best of VMworld Europe User Awards 2016: The winners

Find out who won what, including the best of show prize, at the 2016 VMworld Europe User Awards in Barcelona