Software & IT Services

SmartBrief on ExecTech

Tech news and insights and why they matter to business

SmartBrief on ExecTech

Firms turn to acquisitions to close the talent gap

1/30/2015

  • CIO.com

Faced with a shrinking pool of available IT talent, many big companies are forgoing a protracted and sometimes fruitless recruitment process and are building entire teams by acquiring startups. A numb… Read More

CompTIA SmartBrief

News for IT industry professionals

CompTIA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Computing Technology Industry Association

IBM: Enterprises are increasing their moves to the cloud

1/30/2015

  • V3.co.uk (U.K.)

Cloud computing is becoming standard at businesses, IBM says. "We've definitely reached a tipping point for cloud with clients. They have dabbled in the past and have done a few applications in the cl… Read More

SmartBrief on EdTech

Education insights and advances in technology

SmartBrief on EdTech

Ore. high school blends art, engineering instruction

1/30/2015

  • Corvallis Gazette-Times (Ore.)

Students build light sculptures, use computer-controlled engraving machines and complete hands-on projects at an Oregon high school that has combined art and engineering classes. The educators says th… Read More

SIIA Software SmartBrief

News for software and services professionals

SIIA Software SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Software Information Industry Association

Docker open-source containers join CliQr CloudCenter

1/29/2015

  • VAR Guy, The
  • InformationWeek

CliQr is one of the latest vendors to make Docker available on its hybrid-cloud platform, saying it will support multiple configurations. Separately, Google says it's introducing a container registry … Read More

Engineering Research and Development SmartBrief

News and industry trends for engineering professionals

Engineering Research and Development SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Cyient

Study: Aging infrastructure releases more nat gas than thought

1/23/2015

  • WBUR-FM (Boston)
  • Boston Globe (tiered subscription model), The

About $90 million worth of natural gas escapes aging pipes and storage facilities each year in the Boston area, according to a study conducted by researchers at Harvard University's School of Engineer… Read More

ATMAE SmartBrief

Technology, management, and applied engineering news

ATMAE SmartBrief

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

Mass. job-training program emphasizes technical skills

1/27/2015

  • Wicked Local

A Massachusetts adult education program offers courses to students at the beginning of their careers and those who are looking to change job fields. Students can receive training in subjects such as r… Read More