Benjamin Franklin said: “By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail” and, whilst this is a very frequently-quoted phrase which many of us in business will have heard countless times, it has never been more pertinent writes Bruce Skinner, Director of Alto.
Oil prices spiked as a result of the mid-September attack on Saudi Arabia’s production facilities but have since fallen back.
An Aberdeen IT firm is creating new jobs and aiming to double turnover as it parts ways with a Welsh partner.
A former IT strategy manager at Shell said yesterday that many oil industry leaders do not have the ability to steer a path through the next stage of the digital revolution.
The oil and gas industry could save itself millions of pounds by migrating IT services to the cloud - and the TalkTalk factor may have helped focus the minds of senior executives about just how safe their own systems are from cyber attack.
Co-operative Energy has blamed ongoing problems with its new IT system after it received the highest ratio of complaints in the third quarter. The energy supplier upgraded its computer systems in March, with many customers complaining of being locked out of their online account or not receiving their bills following the switch. And new figures from the energy ombudsman revealed Co-operative Energy received 136 complaints per 100,000 customers in the three months to September, 50% higher than any other supplier.