Donald Sears

Top Cities for Technology Jobs in 2009

As 2010 comes to a close, industry advocates TechAmerica took a closer look at regional jobs numbers from last year based on data released by the U.S. Department of...

Hyperfocus on Deliverables Over Objectives Can Hurt Projects

Tying deliverables on a project back to the business case can be extremely challenging proposition. Supposedly, in requirements gathering and the project scope the business case would be built...

Tips for Negotiating a Raise in 2011

After a few years of the "do more with less" syndrome in IT departments (and almost every department), many tech workers are acutely aware of their value in an...

Advice on Getting Security Clearances

There are technology jobs in the Federal government, especially in areas dealing with security. In general, working for Uncle Sam on computer systems means having to obtain security clearances...

You Don’t Need a Paycheck to Be Working

As the saying goes, finding a job can be full time work, but it's not an explanation for what you have been doing with your time, contends an article...

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Uniphore buys Red Box to Extend Its Conversational AI Platform

This week, Uniphore, a startup backed by former executive chairman and CEO of Cisco John Chambers, announced it has acquired U.K.-based voice, screen, and...

DataRobot CTO Michael Schmidt on Democratizing AI

I spoke with Michael Schmidt, CTO of DataRobot, about new developments that are supporting greater success for AI in the enterprise. Among the topics we...

SAS’s Katy Salamati on Data and Intelligent Decisioning

I spoke with Katy Salamati, Sr. Manager, Advanced Analytics Lifecycle at SAS, about how intelligent decisioning uses data to create competitive advantage. Among the topics...

Arista CI Pipeline Modernizes Network Operations

Cloud computing has impacted almost every part of the IT stack. Applications are built with composability in mind, compute has been disaggregated to improve...

Cloud and AI Combined: Revolutionizing Tech

Cloud computing and artificial intelligence are both enjoying torrid growth curves, but it’s their combined relationship that is most driving digital transformation. AI, as the...