Scott Carey

UK Group Editor

An experienced enterprise technology journalist, he is as comfortable writing analysis as he is hosting industry events and appearing on broadcast media. He has a keen interest in big IT and cloud vendors, deep knowledge of the SaaS market and digital transformation at some of the UK's biggest companies, and a contacts book that covers the industry from top to bottom. He has a diploma in magazine journalism from Cardiff University and appreciates sport, the media and travel, both personally and professionally.

The Royal Mint eyes fresh IT talent to power digital drive

Neo4j unveils its first as-a-service graph database

Neo4j unveils its first as-a-service graph database

The graph database specialist has released the first fully managed version of its core product to ease adoption of the technology

The major hybrid cloud options compared: AWS Outposts vs Azure Stack vs Google Anthos

The major hybrid cloud options compared: AWS Outposts vs Azure Stack vs Google Anthos

We compare the hybrid cloud solutions from the big three public cloud providers and beyond

Notable technology acquisitions 2019

Notable technology acquisitions 2019

The biggest technology acquisitions in 2019, including Google buying Fitbit, Salesforce picking up Tableau and ClickSoftware, and Apple snapping up Intel's smartphone modem business

Top UK IT job hiring trends in 2019

Top UK IT job hiring trends in 2019

A look ahead for what could prove to be a turbulent year for the UK's IT industry, what skills to get on your CV and general job prospects across the sector

How Marcus by Goldman Sachs stood up its monitoring in under a day

How Marcus by Goldman Sachs stood up its monitoring in under a day

The 'fintech' within Goldman Sachs runs on a modern cloud stack and managed to set up a Splunk instance for its logs and AWS monitoring in just one day

The government has outlined its recommendations to cut bank IT failures

The government has outlined its recommendations to cut bank IT failures

The parliamentary committee has published a damning indictment of the sector's recent IT issues, and a robust set of recommendations to help avoid costly, customer-impacting incidents in the future

How the Phantom acquisition changed Splunk's approach to automation

How the Phantom acquisition changed Splunk's approach to automation

The security orchestration and automation specialist has now been folded into a broader Splunk security platform as the vendor leans in to automation for operations

How the Bank of England is transitioning to 'SOC 3.0'

How the Bank of England is transitioning to 'SOC 3.0'

The UK's central bank is transitioning its security operations centre towards a more automated future based around principles gleaned from infrastructure-as-code principles

"Data silos are good" says Splunk CEO Doug Merritt

The CEO of Splunk wants to dispel the idea that data silos are inherently bad for business

Metapack's IT ops team puts its feet up on Black Friday

Metapack's IT ops team puts its feet up on Black Friday

The logistics software platform has developed a fine-grained monitoring system, and exposes it back to clients, to build trust and cut down on issues

Insurer LV= turns to Salesforce to speed up customer responsiveness

Insurer LV= turns to Salesforce to speed up customer responsiveness

The UK insurance company has turned to Salesforce to improve the speed at which it can engage with customers and prospects

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