Software & IT Services

SmartBrief on ExecTech

Tech news and insights and why they matter to business

SmartBrief on ExecTech

China criticizes U.S. finger-pointing following cybersecurity talks

7/10/2014

  • Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The
  • New York Times (tiered subscription model), The
  • Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The

The United States and China concluded high-level talks that touched on the tension between the nations over cybersecurity. The discussions come as U.S. investigators look into what they say was a Chin… Read More

Application Developers SmartBrief

News and information for app developers

Application Developers SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Application Developers Alliance

Survey looks at developers' preferred tools

7/9/2014

  • eWeek

Application-lifestyle-management tools are atop software developers' satisfaction scale, an Evans Data study says. However, developers in the survey say debugging options and development frameworks ar… Read More

CompTIA SmartBrief

News for IT industry professionals

CompTIA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Computing Technology Industry Association

Microsoft touts savings via the cloud

7/10/2014

  • CIO.com

Microsoft says its upcoming cloud-storage appliances and backup service could save users 60%. Read More

SmartBrief on EdTech

Education insights and advances in technology

SmartBrief on EdTech

Free webinar: The authentic learning classroom

7/10/2014

Join us on Thursday, July 24 at 12 p.m. Eastern for The Authentic Learning Classroom with Steven Anderson, Content and Relationship Evangelist for Promethean. Learn more and pre-register. Visit the Re… Read More

SIIA Software SmartBrief

News for software and services professionals

SIIA Software SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Software Information Industry Association

HP hires former VMware exec as CIO for software unit

7/10/2014

  • Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The

Hewlett-Packard has named Paul Chapman as chief information officer of its software division. He previously was an executive at VMware. HP hired Ralph Loura as CIO for its Enterprise Group last week. Read More

Engineering Research and Development SmartBrief

News and industry trends for engineering professionals

Engineering Research and Development SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Cyient

Telecoms confront the disruptive impact of open-source NFV

7/3/2014

  • Light Reading

Developers working on open-source virtualization technology are propelling a shift in the way networks are managed, characterized by more operator and vendor autonomy and the increased collaboration o… Read More

ATMAE SmartBrief

Technology, management, and applied engineering news

ATMAE SmartBrief

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

Report: Population trends will affect global manufacturing workforce

7/9/2014

  • Manufacturing.net

The percentage of the world's population that is of working age is expected to decrease in coming years, which could have implications for the global manufacturing workforce, according to a report by … Read More