Software & IT Services

SmartBrief on ExecTech

Tech news and insights and why they matter to business

SmartBrief on ExecTech

Things to consider before jumping on the Big Data bandwagon

11/25/2014

  • InformationWeek

Advanced data analytics may not be right for every new startup, but firms that can benefit from Big Data should not underestimate the complexity of implementing a solution from the ground up, says Sea… Read More

CompTIA SmartBrief

News for IT industry professionals

CompTIA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Computing Technology Industry Association

Analysis cites drop in STEM professionals moving to U.S.

11/25/2014

  • PhysOrg.com

The U.S. is attracting fewer professionals from around the world, including a 22-percentage-point decrease for those in science, technology, engineering and math fields, according to an analysis of Li… Read More

SmartBrief on EdTech

Education insights and advances in technology

SmartBrief on EdTech

School districts find flash storage more efficient

11/25/2014

  • EdTech magazine online

Flash storage increasingly is being used by school district IT leaders as a more efficient way of running virtual desktop infrastructure, e-mail and databases. In one district that made the switch to … Read More

SIIA Software SmartBrief

News for software and services professionals

SIIA Software SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Software Information Industry Association

Hackers reportedly hit Sony Pictures Entertainment

11/25/2014

  • USA Today

Employees of Sony Pictures Entertainment reportedly were instructed by management to shut down their computers and disconnect Wi-Fi in the wake of a cyberattack on Monday. Deadline.com said a hacking … Read More

Engineering Research and Development SmartBrief

News and industry trends for engineering professionals

Engineering Research and Development SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Cyient

Lockheed facility to explore threats to Navy's surface vessels

11/24/2014

  • United Press International

The ever-changing nature of threats posed to the U.S. Navy's surface vessels is the subject of study and research at a new facility set up by Lockheed Martin in New Jersey. The Surface Navy Innovation… 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