The amount of data being produced will grow 10 times over the next six years, reaching 44 trillion gigabytes by 2020, a(...)

Jason Ward of EMC and Colm McDonnell of Deloitte at the launch of the Deloitte Irish Information Security and Cybercrime Survey. Photograph: Jason Clarke Photography

Digital crime costs Irish organisations an average of 2.7 per cent of their turnover for the year, with a single incident costing an estimated €135,00(...)

Photograph: Alexander Raths/Getty

Students about to start secondary school may never have to face the points race as we know it. Our highly competitive CAO system is under funda(...)

A new €3 million EU project tasked with creating a clear strategy to build a big data economy in Europe could provide a jobs boost for Ireland. Photograph: Mike Segar/Reuters

A new €3 million EU project tasked with creating a clear strategy to build a “big data economy” in Europe could provide a jobs boost for Irelan(...)