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2012 Tech

This campaign, which will run throughout the year, will examine the state of our domestic IT industry at a time when the country will be at the centre of global attention.

There is huge opportunity this year for UK businesses of all sizes. However, many businesses are also set to experience disruption as millions of people attempt to crowd onto our already creaking transport systems. As a result, companies of all sizes are implementing flexible working practices, raising interesting security concerns.

We will be covering the biggest technology stories from 2012 and explaining their impact on the UK IT industry as a whole.


Latest stories on 2012 Tech

Top 10 portable devices for watching the London Olympics

V3 lists the best mobile devices to watch the Games on

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Newham's IT chief discusses Olympics preparations, security and legacy [Video]

V3 catches up with Geoff Connell, joint head of ICT at the London boroughs of Newham and Havering

Social media key to Olympic policing efforts

Transport Police's Totter touts Twitter to tackle terror

Counter-terrorism chief warns of growing cyber threat in Olympics run-up

Threat of online terrorism facing the UK is increasing, warns the Home Office

BBC unveils Olympics and Wimbledon streaming app for Facebook

Broadcaster provides another way for staff to watch events online

Exclusive: Newham council in talks to provide free Wi-Fi across borough

Newham IT director Geoff Connell in talks with BT to provide free broadband offering

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Businesses urged to prepare for IT security threats during London 2012 Olympics

Will your business take the necessary precautions during this summer's event?

Olympics set to deliver vital legacy for UK tech sector’s future

Cisco projects aims to ensure success for students studying STEM subjects

Olympics integration chief discusses four-year journey to deliver Games infrastructure [Video]

Hyron discusses her experience of leading the consortium of IT partners to deliver the Olympics infrastructure

Top 10 steps businesses can take to prepare for the Olympics

With just over 50 days until the Olympics, make sure you've taken these 10 steps to prepare your organisation for the unexpected

Atos begins final tests on Olympics IT infrastructure

Firm to ensure infrastructure can cope with huge data demands and potential security incidents

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TFL prepares to monitor big data during London Olympics 2012 [Video]

TFL director of Games transport Mark Evers discusses how the public transport network is preparing for this summer's event

Olympics momentum should kickstart online voting systems

London games are the ideal foundation for more innovative government services, says Madeline Bennett

Olympics 100 days to go: TFL may monitor mobile phone movements during London 2012

Organisation claims data could help it improve planning and real-time traffic monitoring

Olympics 100 days to go: Network partners strive for trouble-free Olympics

Now with only 100 days to go until the games, V3 takes a look at the network management policies being employed to ensure operations run smoothly.

London Olympics to benefit technology ecosystem, says start-up guru [Video]

V3 interviews Oscar Jazdowski, Silicon Valley Bank head of origination

London’s start-up community given investment boost prior to Olympics 2012

Entrepreneur First launches programme to give support to aspiring IT innovators

Olympic IT systems pass first technical test run by Atos

Security, communications and media systems all put to the test

IDC's big data expert discusses use of analytics technology during London Olympics 2012 [Podcast]

IDC's Ben Woo discusses the value of big data analytics to businesses, and the opportunities it could offer those involved in managing the Olympics

IT departments urged to prepare for London Olympics disruption

ISPA advises businesses to use IT to prepare for this summer

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