Chat-George Neville-Neil Engineer, Author and Head of ACM's Practitioner Board

This week, we have an exclusive interview with George Neville-Neil. George is also the featured speaker for the ACM July 30 Webcast: What Time Is It? A Guide to Time for Software Developers George V. Neville-Neil works on networking and operating system code for fun and profit. He also teaches courses on various subjects related…


Just released trends IoT, social, data

Just released trends from the ITU The Internet of Things (IoT) Trends in Telecommunication Reform 2015 confirms that future network traffic will increasingly be driven by machine-to-machine (M2M) traffic generated by billions of connected devices, products and sensors, with M2M communications over mobile cellular networks already emerging as the fastest-growing ICT service in terms of…


Talk with Carlos Juiz, Professor University of the Balearic Islands Spain and Top Authority in IT Governance and ICT

Associate Prof. Carlos Juiz received his B.Sc., M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in Computer Science from the University of the Balearic Islands (UIB), Spain. He has a postgraduate degree in Office Automation from the Polytechnic University of Madrid, Spain. Before joining the Department of Computer Science at UIB, he had several positions related to the computer…


Microsoft grows big data and analytics leadership with R and Revolution Analytics acquisition

R is the world’s dominant programming language for big data predictive analytics and statistical computing. Revolution Analytics is the leading commercial provided of software and services for R. Microsoft’s acquisition of Revolution Analytics will help customers use advanced analytics within Microsoft data platforms on-premises, in hybrid cloud environments and on Microsoft Azure to more easily…


Microsoft Ignite: The what’s-next-in-tech experience

May 4–8, 2015 Chicago, IL The best and brightest minds will be all in one place to talk cloud infrastructure and management, productivity, big data and the internet of things, unified communications, mobility and more. So welcome, thinkers. And get ready for a glimpse at what’s possible today and in the future. New year. New…


ITU releases annual global ICT data & ICT Development Index country rankings

The ITU released their ICT data and country rankings today. The ITU is the UN agency dedicated to ICT with 190 country members and 700 organizations/corporations. I chatted with their incoming 2015 Secretary General (China-born) Zhao at the United Nations Global e-Government Forum Scientific Practical Conference in October (I chaired and keynoted at the opening…


ACM Career News—IT Jobs, Big Data, Hiring Developers, IT Skills Gap, IT Contractor, Talent Shortage, Full Stack Developer, Tech Job in 3 months, Computing STEM choice, Educational Technology

Here are ACM Career News for this week. You can find the articles here   IT Jobs Jumped in October, Extending Year-Long Hot Streak Big Data to Create 350,000 Jobs in the UK by 2020 Tech CEO Shares Tips on Hiring Qualified Developers Four Ways Your Company Is Contributing to the IT Skills Gap Life…


ACM Career News November 4 2014

For more go to: ACM CareerNews as an objective career news digest for busy IT professionals. HEADLINES AT A GLANCE: For Big Raises in IT, Look to Mobile, Security, Big Data Eleven Ways to Re-Energize Your IT Career Eight Soft Skills Tech Hiring Managers Covet Ten Professional Development Tips for Programmers Software Developer Shortage Transcends…


ACM Career News

For more, go to: http://www.acm.org/membership/careernews/archives/acm-careernews-for-tuesday-october-21-2014/ Big Data: Career Opportunities Abound in Tech's Hottest Field Computer Engineering Degrees Pay Off Big Time States Worry About Ability to Hire IT Security Pros Millennials Choose Enterprise IT Tech Jobs: No Degree Required? Hiring Startup Engineers? Talk About Challenge, Not Pay Ten Tips to Ensure Your IT Career Longevity…