Live from Geneva: ITU WSIS +10 High Level Event Outcomes impacting all areas related to ICT

I am in Geneva and writing this live at the ITU WSIS+10 High Level event which generated the following outcomes: http://www.itu.int/wsis/implementation/2014/forum/inc/doc/outcome/362828V2E.pdf  ————— http://www.itu.int/wsis/implementation/2014/forum/inc/doc/outcome/OutcomeDocument2014.pdf Highlighting from page 117: “Trustworthiness is earned but easily lost; the benefits of professionalism to your economy (IFIP)” "It may expected to investigate further extension of Professionalism to help building of trustworthy…


June 25 Webcast, "Navigating Cybersecurity and Public Policy: Six Key Issues"

Register TODAY for the next free ACM Webcast: "Navigating Cybersecurity and Public Policy: Six Key Issues," presented on Wednesday, June 25, 2014 at 11 am ET (10 am CT/9 am MT/8 am PT/3 pm GMT) by Dr. Herbert Lin, Chief Scientist, Computer Science and Telecommunications Board, National Research Council, National Academies. (If you'd like to…


Move your career into hyperdrive

It's time for Virtualization squared. In an increasingly multi-hypervisor world, more and more IT organizations are using Hyper-V from Microsoft in addition to VMware solutions. With nearly two-thirds of businesses on more than one virtualization platform, adding Hyper-V to your wheelhouse can help improve your career options and prepare you for the world beyond virtualization….


Crack the Cloud Contest

Crack the cloud and advance your career with a full-featured, no-cost product evaluation. You’ll get hands-on with System Center 2012 R2, Windows Server 2012 R2 and Hyper-V Server 2012 R2, while earning ballots for amazing prizes! Tell a friend to boost your chances! Plus, every friend who participates helps grow the Grand Prize Cloud up…


MVA Course Of The Week

Microsoft Virtual Academy (MVA) offers online Microsoft training delivered by experts to help technologists continually learn, with hundreds of courses. SQL Server pros, do you want to find out how SQL Server 2014 can help you improve performance speed by 10–30 times—using the same hardware you have today—and improve reliability at the same time? Get…


Shoot for the Cloud Windows Azure Tour

The “Shoot for the Cloud” Windows Azure tour. This will be an interactive 3-city tour, that aims at bringing your customers’ IT Decision Makers and their teams out of their offices to learn about Real Customer Scenarios across 5 Windows Azure workloads with accompanying Partner Offers. When & Where: March 18th – Calgary, Westin March…


What a week, my CES Highlights

Here are my stories and highlights from the international CES 2014 appearing with IT World Canada: http://bit.ly/1irqOUV http://bit.ly/1aI46zE http://bit.ly/1cPhLoo http://bit.ly/1cqafEd http://bit.ly/1irO8lp


Register for January 23 Webcast with Don Gotterbarn and Keith Miller, "Computing Professionalism: Do Good and Avoid Evil…"

Register TODAY for the next free ACM Webcast, "Computing Professionalism: Do Good and Avoid Evil…and Why It Is Complicated to Do that in Computing," presented on Thursday, January 23, 2014 at 1 pm ET (noon CT/11 am MT/10 am PT/6 pm GMT) by Don Gotterbarn, Director of the Software Engineering Ethics Research Institute and Chair…


Chat with Patryk Janiszewski, Innovating Microsoft Windows Store, Windows Phone Developer—spotlight in Top Paid, Best Rated, New Releases, DVLUP Leaderboard

Patryk L. Janiszewski served a tour in Kuwait and Iraq with the U.S. Army during Operation Enduring Freedom. As a student at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Patryk earned his first bachelor's degree in Human Resources in 2011 and is currently seeking a second bachelor's degree in Business Information Systems and a minor…