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SmartBrief on ExecTech

Tech news and insights and why they matter to business

SmartBrief on ExecTech

Tips for closing security loopholes in the enterprise

11/21/2014

  • GovTech.com

Businesses are eager to embrace mobile technologies and applications to improve employee efficiency, but finding a balance between workplace flexibility and security is often a challenge. Cybersecurit… Read More

CompTIA SmartBrief

News for IT industry professionals

CompTIA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Computing Technology Industry Association

Tech Data to offer Cisco's cybersecurity solutions to network partners

11/21/2014

  • Channel Partners

Tech Data says it will add Cisco Systems' cybersecurity solutions to its partner network. "We are offering a comprehensive array of security solutions that provide an integrated threat defense for the… Read More

SmartBrief on EdTech

Education insights and advances in technology

SmartBrief on EdTech

N.C. district to test viability of BYOD

11/21/2014

  • News & Observer (Raleigh, N.C.), The

A North Carolina school district will pilot a bring-your-own-device program at 13 schools this year, which -- if successful -- could expand to every school in the district. Officials say the program c… Read More

SIIA Software SmartBrief

News for software and services professionals

SIIA Software SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Software Information Industry Association

Viewpoint: More software is needed for industrial Internet of Things

11/21/2014

  • Wired.com

More specific software will be required to bring Internet of Things technology to industrial applications, writes Matt Cicciari of Meridium. "I am talking about critical, insightful, influential, and … Read More

Engineering Research and Development SmartBrief

News and industry trends for engineering professionals

Engineering Research and Development SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Cyient

Combined laser, radio technology an alternative to cable for Internet

11/17/2014

  • MIT Technology Review

Parallel radio and laser links that can send Internet data over wireless stretches as long as 6 miles are the subject of experiments by several Internet carriers. Developer AOptix touts their devices … Read More

ATMAE SmartBrief

Technology, management, and applied engineering news

ATMAE SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Association of Technology, Management, and Applied Engineering

Whirlpool launches apprenticeship program at Ohio career center

11/18/2014

  • Port Clinton News Herald (Ohio)

High-school students will train on up-to-date industrial tools and qualify for certification programs with a new program, a collaboration between Whirlpool, Marion Technical College and the Tri-Rivers… Read More