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Computer Weekly – 29 January 2019: A vintage digital transformation for Majestic Wines

In this week’s Computer Weekly, we examine the digital transformation of retailer Majestic Wines, and find out how buying online rival Naked Wines led to a cloud-led overhaul of the firm’s IT. We look at the challenges for IT managers as they prepare for the end of Windows 7 support in January 2020. And our latest buyer’s guide discusses deep learning technology. 

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  • David Jack, chief technology and products officer at analytics pioneer Dunnhumby, on how he is working to scale up the company’s platforms and migrate to the cloud.
  • We investigate how technology can improve UK fashion retailers’ green credentials.
  • Making sense of who offers what in the cloud, and which providers are the best fit for your business, can be hard going. We look at how to make a good choice.

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  • Computer Weekly – 31 July 2018: Learning digital government lessons from Estonia

    In this week’s Computer Weekly, we look at one of the world’s most digitally advanced nations, Estonia, and ask what the UK government can learn from this small Baltic state. We talk to Airbus about how aircraft manufacturers are prioritising cyber security. And we examine how AI and robots will augment – not replace – human productivity. Read the issue now.

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    • In the second part of our buyer’s guide to next-generation desktop IT, we look at DaaS and VDI options to find out whether it makes sense to move the desktop to the cloud.
    • Enterprise DevOps adoption rests on securing buy-in at all levels of the company, but developer support is not a given.
    • Toronto focuses on artificial intelligence to draw in international talent and boost IT industry.

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