Dazed and Confused After #CETIS10

“Never Waste A Good Crisis” On Monday and Tuesday I attended the #CETIS10 conference on “Never Waste a Good Crisis – Innovation & Technology in Institutions”. I’ve always enjoyed the CETIS conferences I’ve attended and...

University Web Sites Cost Money!

Did you know that the average spending on the maintenance of a University Web site is £60,375 (per annum)? This figure was announced by the press today. “Wow, that sounds cheap!” will be the response for those who know about the wide range of services...

The Cuts: Implications For Our IT Environment

The Future Is Bleak At last, after a long time waiting, we’ve heard the news. The government’s Comprehensive Spending Review has been announced – and the future is bleak. Very bleak As described in page 52 of the Spending Review document (PDF):...