Software & IT Services

SmartBrief on ExecTech

Tech news and insights and why they matter to business

SmartBrief on ExecTech

Successful project management begins with strong teamwork

1/29/2015

  • CIO.com

Project managers are responsible for keeping many working parts operating in unison with one end goal in mind, an aspect experts say is all the more challenging if the necessary stars are not aligned.… Read More

CompTIA SmartBrief

News for IT industry professionals

CompTIA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Computing Technology Industry Association

IBM announces Identity Mixer security technology

1/29/2015

  • Network World

IBM says its upcoming Identity Mixer technology can protect user privacy by limiting personal information given to third-party data collectors. The system will be available on a trial basis through IB… Read More

SmartBrief on EdTech

Education insights and advances in technology

SmartBrief on EdTech

Report: Per-pupil spending down nearly 3% nationwide

1/29/2015

  • U.S. News & World Report
  • Washington Post (tiered subscription model), The

Only seven states increased per-pupil spending between the 2011 and 2012 fiscal years, according to a recent report from the National Center for Education Statistics. Spending nationwide was down abou… Read More

SIIA Software SmartBrief

News for software and services professionals

SIIA Software SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Software Information Industry Association

Senators seek to balance cybersecurity with privacy

1/29/2015

  • USA Today

A planned information-sharing bill in the Senate could call for firms to cooperate with the Department of Homeland Security to fight cyberthreats, but it has raised some privacy concerns. "Quite simpl… Read More

Engineering Research and Development SmartBrief

News and industry trends for engineering professionals

Engineering Research and Development SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Cyient

Energy Department to provide grants for vehicle design innovation

1/23/2015

  • Hill, The

Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz announced that the Energy Department will provide more than $55 million in new grant funding to help universities, researchers and companies develop advanced vehicle tech… 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