HCL Inaugurates Lab Focused on Microsoft AI Platform, Microsoft Azure (HITS)

HCL Technologies today announced the opening of its dedicated state-of-the-art technology development center, 'Lab 21,' showcasing the deep collaboration, investments, and advocacy... More

NSS Labs Initiates Group Test Coverage of the Endpoint Detection, Response Market (CDSA)

NSS Labs today announced that it is expanding on its strong foundation of point-in-time testing and continuous security validation with the introduction of the Endpoint Detection a... More

MicroStrategy Unveils Plan to Add 300 Jobs, Improve Facilities at its Fairfax County Headquarters (HITS)

MicroStrategy today announced it has renewed the lease for its Fairfax County headquarters at 1850 Towers Crescent Plaza, and plans to invest $6 million in capital improvements. Th... More

Trump’s Message in Blocking Broadcom Deal: U.S. Tech Not for Sale (Bloomberg)

With his swift rejection of Broadcom Ltd.’s hostile takeover of Qualcomm Inc., President Donald Trump sent a clear signal to overseas investors: Any deal that could give China an... More

15 Top Paying IT Certifications in 2018 (Forbes)

Key insights on the 15 top paying IT certifications in 2018 include the following: Average salary across all 15 certifications is $108,109. Virtualization and cloud computing ce... More

Demand for Programmers Hits Full Boil as U.S. Job Market Simmers (Bloomberg)

When the American job market heats up, demand for technology talent boils. Nationally, the unemployment rate was 4.1 percent in January, and analysts project that it declined to 4 ... More

In 2018 Women in Tech Will Value Transparency Above All Else (IT PRO)

A shift in attitudes has been felt across almost every industry when it comes to gender equality in the workplace, and tech isn't immune, as 2018 sees female employees finally spea... More

6 Expert Budgeting Tips for IT Leaders (CIO)

The IT budget says a lot about its owners: whether executives have a roadmap for the future and whether they’re willing to pay for it, whether company leaders value innovation or... More

Why Technology is the Bright Future for Business Schools (Forbes)

The five most valuable companies in the U.S. are all tech firms. At the end of February 2018, Apple, Google, Microsoft, Amazon and Facebook have a combined market capitalization of... More

Glimmers of Hope for Women in the Male-Dominated Tech Industry (Bloomberg)

Despite signs of progress at some schools, just 18 percent of undergraduate computer-science degrees go to American women, down from 34 percent in the early 1980s, according to gov... More

Apple’s Fourth U.S. Campus: Handicapping Where it Will Go (Bloomberg)

It’s Apple’s turn to go shopping. In January, Apple Inc. announced plans for a fourth U.S. campus—a down-payment of sorts on its commitment to hire thousands of Americans ... More

7 Ways an MBA Will Advance Your IT Career – and 5 Ways It Won’t (CIO)

CIOs, CTOs, CDOs and other IT executives and high-level managers straddle two worlds: technology and business. Virtually all of these IT leaders have a deep background in areas suc... More

Box CEO: Company Sees Strong Initial Demand for Relay, GxP Validation (HITS)

Box is seeing strong initial demand for its recently-launched Box Relay and Box GxP Validation solutions as the company readies the launch of its Box Skills artificial intelligence... More

HCL Infosystems Appoints Rangarajan Raghavan Managing Director (Business Standard)

Rangarajan Raghavan has been appointed as a Director and the new Managing Director (MD) of the HCL Infosystems as Premkumar Seshadri has resigned from the post of Executive Vice-Ch... More

PwC Joins Tesco, JP Morgan, Others to Launch New Women in Tech Charter (The Independent)

Over a dozen firms, including PwC, Tesco, JP Morgan and the company behind Zoopla, have teamed up to launch a new charter aimed at tackling the factors behind a critical shortfall ... More

FCC Chairman Defends Net Neutrality Decision (Adweek)

On Monday, Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai defended his decision to end net neutrality in the United States, claiming the regulation is needed to build out the ... More

IBM Targets Installed Base with Second Phase of POWER9 Systems (Forbes)

Back in December, IBM announced the first phase of its POWER9 products—its first POWER9 chip and its first POWER9-based server (read my full write-up of the announcement here). N... More

Breaking Down the Barriers Between Women and Technology (Odgers Interim)

Pamela Maynard, President, Product and Innovation at Avanade: "One of the biggest hurdles preventing women from entering the industry is undoubtedly the lack of female role models.... More

10 Ways to Improve IT Performance – Without Killing Morale (CIO)

Every IT leader seeks faster, more efficient department performance. After all, when IT underperforms, it hurts business operations and stifles innovation. A lackluster IT departme... More

Can Virtual Reality Open STEM Education and Jobs to More People? (Forbes)

Employers need to fill 1.6 million jobs in the US that require backgrounds in science, technology, engineering, and math by 2021, according to a 2016 study by the US Department of ... More