IT leaders aiming to become a chief technology officer can't just rely on tech expertise to move into the executive position. You'll need lots of managerial expertise, financial acumen and business skills to make the career move.
Millions of computers could be affected by last week's Facebook spam attack, which uses a phishing-type e-mail to install malware that can access all of a user's passwords, according to a McAfee blog post.
The number of IT jobs in the health care industry is set to increase as the overall health care industry looks to meet IT standards and win dedicated government stimulus funding, according to several reports.
Certification vendors are expanding courses and programs that promise to provide new career paths for tech professionals. New programs, such as Certified Ethical Hacker from the Academy of Computer Education, are aimed at meeting new enterprise technology skill requirements.