Kevin Fogarty

H-1B Visa Reform Takes Shape to Address Fraud, Procedural Nightmares

The agency responsible for granting H-1B visa applications plans to tighten up its procedures for vetting and approving the applications in the wake of a report indicating as many...

Homeland Security Redefines No-Match Rule for Employee Social Security Numbers

The Department of Homeland Security has reissued a rule defining the way employers should respond to employees whose Social Security numbers don't match what the government thinks they should...

Did Pfizer Force Its Staff to Train Their H-1B Replacements?

Pfizer is taking flak for what detractors charge is a plan to use U.S. workers to train the foreign contractors who will replace them during a years-long outsourcing project.Contractors...

Pfizer Accused of Using U.S. Workers to Train Foreign Replacements

Pfizer is taking flak for what detractors charge is a plan to use U.S. workers to train the foreign contractors that will replace them during a years-long outsourcing project.Contractors...

Department of Labor Orders Globaltek to Pay Back Wages for H-1B Violations

The U.S Department of Labor cracked down on an application development company in New Jersey, ordering it to pay $271,000 in back wages to employees and saying the company...

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Rubrik’s Bipul Sinha on Preventing Ransomware Attacks

I spoke with Bipul Sinha, Co-Founder and CEO of Rubrik, about Zero Trust’s role in blocking ransomware attacks, and also discussed security in a...

Siggraph and the Creation Of The Metaverse

When the Internet arrived, it caught a whole bunch of people sleeping. Even Microsoft was caught out of position, but Bill Gates immediately understood...

How is Big Data Evolving?

In 2013, Judith Hurwitz and other market experts proclaimed the beginning of the Big Data Era. They perceived that “big data enables organizations to...

SAP’s Irfan Khan on ‘Analytics Everywhere’

I spoke with Irfan Khan, president, HANA Database & Analytics at SAP, about the value of an end-to-end technology platform that incorporates analytics throughout. Among...

Komprise Co-Founder Krishna Subramanian on Data Management-as-a-Service

I spoke with Krishna Subramanian, co-founder and president, Komprise, about using Data Management-as-a-Service to manage data in a multi-cloud environment. What are the big...