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Victorian Govt aims to create the first 'cyber ready' state in Australia
Victoria aims be Australia's first truly cyber ready state - and at the centre of the fast-growing cybersecurity ecosystem.
EC-Council gives Kaplan the green light for digital forensics courses
The EC-Council has given approval for Kaplan Singapore to use its cybersecurity features in a new course designed for digital forensics.
Speed-networking for security: NSW Govt, industry & students join forces
“Strong cyber security will be fundamental to our growth and prosperity in the global economy as well as our national security."
AI, cybersecurity critical skills for IT professionals - but upskilling isn't easy
IT professionals view AI as a critical skill moving forward according to a new report which also highlights the skills shortage impact on businesses.
Addressing the cyber security skills gap
Ingram Micro’s Andrew Khan gives a quick rundown Fortinet’s multi-faceted approach to upskilling staff whilst reducing complexity.
Optus Business launches Cyber Education program for Australian students
Optus Business has launched a new Cyber Education program designed to encourage students to consider a career in cybersecurity.
Study finds critical shortage of IT skills in the next decade
Organisations that address this now will be in the strongest position to ensure business growth and competitive advantage.
Project managers need to upskill in order to deliver – KPMG report
KPMG’s Project Management Survey 2017 revealed that two-thirds of projects undertaken in New Zealand are failing.
NZTech says immigration and education must equal a healthy tech sector
NZTech says New Zealand is putting its focus overseas to attract tech talent, but it shouldn't be our only initiative.
CROW rallies Kiwi students as the NZ Cyber Security Challenge gets closer
“This year we have introduced a new policy-based round to the challenge because it is important that students have a broader viewpoint of security."
NTU & FireEye pledge cutting-edge security research and training for Singapore
NTU Singapore and FireEye have teamed up to explore new areas in cybersecurity research and develop courses for security professionals.
Kiwis’ digital skills lacking – are we becoming unemployable?
A new report reveals 50% of Kiwis admit they need to up their digital skills to guarantee their spot in the future workforce.
ISACA results show security skills shortage dire, but Asia fares well
ISACA has put the global cybersecurity skills shortage under the microscope and shown that there’s still a large gap between jobs & candidates.
Japan cybersecurity skills shortage in a 'state of urgency' before 2020 Olympics
"Japan is in a state of urgency: It must certify tens of thousands of new cybersecurity experts while improving the skills of existing ones."
It’s a ‘landmark’ year for Big Data 2.0, but the skills shortage is going to bite
There’s a skills shortage in one of the most promising areas in technology and it’s becoming a massive problem for organisations.
CompTIA's IT Industry Outlook 2017 predicts fruitful year for tech
Tech channel association CompTIA says tech will continue to shape the world and industry executives are entering the new year with a positive outlook.
Kiwi SMBs struggling to recruit skilled staff
“Skill shortages have been a significant problem for some time now, with sectors such as IT, manufacturing and retail crying out for skilled workers.”
Aussie organisations unknowingly contributing to cyber security skills shortage
"The skills shortage is better characterised as a failure of some organisations to resource appropriately."
Perfect storm ahead: Cybersecurity skills gap becoming a 'chasm'
"The number and cost of a breach are on the rise, but so too are the number of cybersecurity job openings and length of time it takes to fill them."
Kiwi SMBs confident about business outlook but our skills shortage is still a drag
Small businesses are more confident about their economic future, but they're finding it harder to grow as sourcing skilled talent becomes harder.
Challenges and transformations surrounding the channel
“As we’ve seen the whole world change and transform, we’re also transforming our channel programmes,”
Chorus calls for 250 technicians to manage fault & fibre demand
Chorus is looking to recruit an extra 250 technicians and staff to cope with the massive demand for copper and fibre networks.
Skills shortage continues as unemployment rates increase
The rapidly changing world is creating an apparent paradox where unemployment figures are rising while employers struggle to find skilled workers.
Tableau courses tackle data analyst skills shortage
Tableau Software partners with Lynda.com, Pluralsight & Data Assembly to tackle IT & data analyst skills shortage by offering training programmes.