Don Reisinger | January 30, 2017 11:36 AM
IT professionals increasingly are finding that changing times aren’t always the best of times, according to new data from IT modernization company Vision Solutions. In a global survey of nearly 1,600 IT professionals, Vision Solutions discovered the biggest challenges and opportunities affecting respondents in the ever-changing tech landscape. It found...
Sean Michael Kerner | January 20, 2017 10:37 AM
While security challenges often seem limitless, the resources that organizations have on hand to combat them are not. Security firm Trustwave issued a new report on Jan. 18 looking at the state of IT resources and staffing challenges titled, "Money, Minds and the Masses." The report is based on a survey of 147 IT security professionals, conducted by...
Jaikumar Vijayan | October 11, 2016 11:35 AM
Google officials say the certification will validate an individual's readiness to help companies extract value from business data.
Robert Lemos | October 05, 2016 8:21 PM
Nearly half of all companies surveyed have difficulty recruiting cyber-security workers, but aren’t training or offering career options to current employees.
Pedro Hernandez | September 26, 2016 3:15 PM
Workers can now sharpen their Office skills on LinkedIn Learning, a new learning platform based on Lynda.com.
Sean Michael Kerner | August 18, 2016 8:25 PM
The Linux Foundation's new online Linux security training program will cover a broad range of topics, from application security to network security. The course is geared toward professionals who are already running Linux systems.
Sean Michael Kerner | August 15, 2016 11:54 AM
As security threats continue to mount against organizations of all sizes around the world, demand for skilled cyber-security IT professionals has grown to the point that it far outstrips the available talent supply. To gauge the size and impact of the cyber-security skills shortage, Intel Security worked with the Center for Strategic and International...
Pedro Hernandez | July 14, 2016 3:00 PM
Beginning with data science, the software giant aims to help close the IT skills gap with its new Microsoft Professional Degree program.
Jeff Burt | June 15, 2016 6:10 AM
The scholarship program and improved certifications are aimed at growing the number of skilled cyber-security experts, officials say.