Journalism

 

My current clients are mostly private, so I can't share the work here - but I'm happy to talk about what I'm doing if you're interested in working with me. Please get in touch. 

Some past work is below:

Business Quarter Scotland -- Business Quarter Scotland runs a quarterly lunch feature, where I interview a high profile business person (and get a nice lunch). Recent interviewees have included Ed Monaghan of Mactaggart and Mickel housebuilders (Pages 1, 2 and 3) Dougal Sharp, of Innis and Gunn (Pages 1, 2 and 3Nick Price of Bright Purple IT and financial recruitment company (Pages 1, 2 and 3), and Colin Temple, head of Schuh (Pages 1, 2 and 3).  

 

Scientific Computing World -- I've been writing for Scientific Computing World on Cloud Computing (page 20)Virtualisation in HPC and (a new area for me!) Astronomy (page 40).

 

PlanetHPC -- Take a look here for a piece on cloud and High Performance Computing for PlanetHPC, one on multicore challenges for software developers and a third on eductaion in the HPC sector.

 

Digital Systems Knowledge Transfer Network -- I've written over 100 case studies and articles for the Digital Systems Knowledge Transfer Network - now the ICT KTN. If you join the network, you can see all of these, here. Otherwise, here are a few of the latest: 

Workshop: Multidisciplinary software development

University of Bradford
Ecometrica
enStratus

Cognovo
- also in Chinese, here!
Hillingdon
Huddle brings cloud to UK government

Kindura

Cloudsoft

Cloud Computing and HPC

Lagan

FarmWizard
Cloud Decision Toolkit
DPS
Smith Electric Vehicles
Ordnance Survey

 

Camping Magazine -- For completely non-tech related articles, read my tales of cycle touring in Camping magazine (scanned pdfs):

Columns: April May June July August September October

Camping with gadgets (the spelling mistake in the heading is not mine!): Page 1 Page 2 Page 3

World Tour: Page 1  Page 2  Page 3  Page 4  Page 5

Pillars of Hercules weekend: Page 1  Page 2

 

Edinburgh Evening News and Scotsman

For Scott, computers and legal firms are in IT together
Sharkey has hit the nail on the head for success
Muckle Hen out to make a name for itself in the video world
Surgery in the city

From CA Magazine

Grid Computing feature article
Outsourcing feature article

 

IDG News Service - this is a news agency whose work is used by a wide range of IT publications

Department of Energy buys fastest Linux system
PeopleSoft aims hosting services at midmarket
MIT, HP to build quantum computer

It's hard to know what to pick from my time at IDG - have a look here for a long list.