* Posts by Clive MacDonald

6 posts • joined 16 Mar 2008

Met Police to slash hundreds of IT jobs, hands £216m outsourcing gig to Steria

Clive MacDonald

Re: What did happen to May's grand vision for the bizzies 'puters?

A very bad idea. One force means one ossified organisational culture with no cross-fertilisation of best practice, knowledge, etc, and no meaningful local accountability.

The concept is not playing out well in Scotland:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-34072703

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HP settles lawsuit after Mad Leo's WebOS and PC biz shenanigans

Clive MacDonald

Shareholders are paying to reimburse themselves for what their own company did to them.

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Shenzhen wage hike causes supply chain jitters

Clive MacDonald

ODM?

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EDS hits TfL with restraining order

Clive MacDonald

Re - "this is the only smart card project EDS can boast of"

see http://www.eds.com/news/releases/3075/

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Irate sysadmin locks San Francisco officials out of network

Clive MacDonald

Denial of Service Attack?

I thought that denial of service attacks were launched by an external agents.

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Work and pensions IT projects £315m over budget

Clive MacDonald

Central Payments System - Update

See this: DWP fires Siemens from late project

http://www.kablenet.com/kd.nsf/FrontpageRSS/CC0B1CA7888BE4C88025740A003DFA07!OpenDocument

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