Software & IT Services

SmartBrief on ExecTech

Tech news and insights and why they matter to business

SmartBrief on ExecTech

Why strategic foresight is the key to great IT leaders

6/3/2015

  • CIO.com

Executives seeking a technology professional with the potential to lead their company to success must look beyond technical acumen and focus on candidates who have a broad vision and the strategic thi… Read More

CompTIA SmartBrief

News for IT industry professionals

CompTIA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Computing Technology Industry Association

CompTIA report highlights MSP growth, adoption hurdles

6/3/2015

  • Channel Partners

The number of companies using managed IT services has increased by about 30% in the past two years, CompTIA's annual Trends in Managed Services study says. Some channel partners remain reluctant to fu… Read More

SmartBrief on EdTech

Education insights and advances in technology

SmartBrief on EdTech

Alaska school district considers setting boundaries on social media

6/3/2015

  • Fairbanks Daily News-Miner (Alaska)

An Alaska school district is considering adopting its first social-media policy. If adopted, the policy would set clear guidelines for student-teacher interaction on social media, what constitutes mis… Read More

SIIA Software SmartBrief

News for software and services professionals

SIIA Software SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Software Information Industry Association

Microsoft plans sites to let Canadian government keep data at home

6/3/2015

  • The Globe and Mail (Toronto) (tiered subscription model)

Microsoft plans two data centers in Canada to help the government put more data in the cloud without sending it across the border. The data centers may offer an incentive for private-sector customers … Read More

ATMAE SmartBrief

Technology, management, and applied engineering news

ATMAE SmartBrief

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

Seize the day with subtle tactics

6/2/2015

  • Leadership Freak blog

Opportunities often present themselves during seemingly inconsequential moments throughout the day, Dan Rockwell writes. Seek out chances to partner with a high performer, make small changes to your t… Read More

Data Security & Privacy SmartBrief

Cybersecurity and industry news, developments and issues

Data Security & Privacy SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: AllClear ID