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Thu, November 14, 2013 - NICE Systems' Bob Banerjee discusses how an integrated approach like Physical Security Information Management can help keep campuses safer
Mon, November 04, 2013 - IT job seekers embrace social media, video and graphics to enhance their resumes and set themselves apart from other job applicants.
Wed, October 23, 2013 - Survey of scientific and technical talent recruiters from across Fortune 1000 companies reveals brisk competition for STEM-educated workers as demand outstrips supply.
Mon, October 14, 2013 - In Part 2 of CIO.com's three-part series on the technology skills gap in America, Gary Beach suggests that the issue is really an education gap. When it comes to math and science education, is the United States a nation at risk?
Mon, October 07, 2013 - Vendor tests and very early 802.11ac customers provide a reality check on "gigabit Wi-Fi" but also confirm much of its promise.
Mon, October 07, 2013 - Two users are putting OpenFlow and software-defined networks through their paces in projects of varied urgency.
Wed, October 02, 2013 - A projected shortage of qualified data scientists could leave U.S. businesses unable to tap the value of big data. To help meet that demand, the University of California at Berkeley has developed a master's degree program to train new data scientists.
Tue, October 01, 2013 - When 340 high school students figured out how to remove mobile device management software from their iPads they did more than gain access to social networks and banned websites. They exposed what can go wrong with Apple's approach to supporting companies and schools looking to deploy and manage thousands of iPads.
Thu, September 26, 2013 - The decline in the percentage of university CIOs who are women may be reversed as more male CIOs retire, a new study says.
Wed, September 25, 2013 - Virtual desktop infrastructure has come a long way since the terminal service days of the 1960s. Heck, VDI has come a long way since the 2000s thanks to plummeting prices for clients, better graphics cards and improved administration. By and large, though, VDI deployments remain more of a niche solution.
Mon, September 23, 2013 - Schools that compel students to use commercial cloud services for email and documents are putting privacy at risk, says a campaign group calling for strict controls on the use of such services in education.
Thu, September 19, 2013 - Education networks yesterday experienced massive spikes in wireless LAN and Internet traffic as thousands of students toting iPhones and iPads tried to download iOS 7, which became available at 1 p.m. EDT.
Tue, September 17, 2013 - Among computer science grads, alumni from University of California, Berkeley, led the pack with a median mid-career salary of $141,400, PayScale says.
Tue, September 10, 2013 - Google will team with the online-learning consortium backed by Harvard, MIT, Stanford and others to build out a new site that can be used to host courses online.