Stories by Ulrika Hedquist

CA plugs gap in IT governance suite

In June, Computer Associates bought IT project and portfolio specialist Niku, thus taking over Niku’s flagship product, Clarity, which is now being launched in New Zealand.

IT projects failing to deliver

Professional services firm KPMG's global IT project management survey reveals that nearly half of respondents experienced at least one project failure in the past year.

Dreaming of a white Christmas

Ten minutes after the box arrived, I had (all by myself) unpacked and set up the computer, got it going, taken a photo of myself and emailed that photo to my geek partner, saying: “Look, I’ve got an iMac G5 to test.” And I’m only a mere journalist.


Who should have the over the internet? The battle continued at the second WSIS (World Summit on the Information Society) held in Tunis last week, and two New Zealanders who are closely involved have plenty to say.

Regulatory compliance beats worms for the first time

Worms and viruses are becoming more pervasive, but surprisingly they are no longer the main concern of IT managers. For the first time compliance with regulations has become the number one issue for information security, according to an annual global information security survey by professional services provider Ernst & Young.