* Posts by eddacker

2 publicly visible posts • joined 3 Feb 2011

‘Scapegoated’ BBC tech boss calls foul, kicks off unfair sacking tribunal


BBC technology department

I am saddened to see a huge BBC project fail and I have a big, "hey well" once the company Siemens was involved.

I cannot imagine the duties a CTO has with an operation as vast as the current technical department at BBC must be. Just dealing with other department heads, stakeholders and reports must be worth £200K. I am sure private industry pays their top IT management and security people at least that much.

Unfortunately there is now the additional expense of the settlement. Aren't people on garden leave supposed to sit quietly and negotiate? best of luck to Mr. Linwood.

Diary of a Not-spot – the final chapter

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Fantastic Stuff!

Congratulations and kudos to your friend. Reminds me of the 1990s and how we would do anything to get connected.

Success is a warm glow; best of everything Bill.