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The secret to DevOps success? It's in the people
When it comes to advancing DevOps practices and patterns for enterprises, human transformation is the most critical success factor, according to in-depth research from the DevOps Institute.
Interview: DataRobot on how AI augments human thinking in business
" AIs are computer systems, and as such, they are best at repetitive tasks, mathematics, data manipulation, and parallel processing.”
Needs, challenges, opportunities: HP study delves into the world of creatives
“HP’s Creatives of the Future report shines a spotlight on the importance of revitalising skills, and the role technology plays in providing Australia’s creatives with freedoms."
Congratulations to all Skills Bright Sparks winners
Congrats to the young minds behind an app that allows families to control the time spent in the shower, and an app designed to help those who are visually impaired or colour blind to ‘read’ colours.
Skills Bright Sparks finalists announced
Young Kiwis from all over the country are demonstrating a passion for environmental issues and a passion for keeping the planet safe.
Singtel to invest $45m in upskilling employees
Singtel will support its 12,600 Singapore employees with the skills to be able to thrive in the digital economy.
Looking to land your dream job? Build your soft skills, says Hays
According to Hays latest Salary Guide, soft skills could be the differentiator between a successful or failed job search.
Human assets the key to a successful digital transformation
Y Soft's Martin de Martini says it's vital that organisations continue to train and motivate their employees.
Tech Futures Lab launches Digital Suitcase to upskill everyday adults
Digital Suitcase is an online platform that teaches everyday adults digital knowledge that they need to thrive in the digital world.
What happens when data management becomes a basic skill?
Australians will need to add 'data management' to their list of skills if they want to stay competitive, says NetApp MD Glenn McPherson.
What Artificial Intelligence and golf have in common
Oracle compares implementing AI for business to something we all know and love, the sport of golf.
Report: Education providers need to step up & help fix IT skills shortage
“Technology is changing continuously and rapidly which also implies the required IT skillsets are evolving continuously and rapidly."
Pega, AU Govt. and Canberra uni form dream team for tertiary students
“This is an exciting partnership in which industry, government, and the University meet to ensure our ICT graduates are job-ready.”
ISACA to lead cybersecurity training program in Malaysia
Malaysia’s Digital Economic Corporation (MDEC) will be working with global technology association ISACA to roll out security training programs.
Kiwis confident about job prospects, employers need to sharpen up
Respondents listed developing new skills (42%) and achieving better work-life balance (36%) as the top two reasons why they are most likely to switch
Security firm Cyber Toa launches virtual CISO for Kiwi businesses
Wellington-based security company Cyber Toa launched the virtual CISO last week to help Kiwi businesses battle the torrent of cyber threats.
LinkedIn launches online learning platform to tackle 'ever-shrinking shelf-life of skills'
LinkedIn is hoping to make it easier for businesses and professionals to boost their professional skills, with the launch of LinkedIn Learning.
CompTIA survey uncovers top 7 IT employability skills in the channel
IT skills in the channel are more important than ever to understand and keep ahead of the industry's shape and direction.
Businesses are recognising the power of upskilling
Online learning is quickly becoming the primary means of upskilling, providing measurable value to businesses and their tech pros.
Wellington girls college backs 21st century learning
“Complementing existing facilities the Learning Studios and iCentre are a wonderful resource in preparing our young women for work and life."
The IT security skills gap is affecting everyone, especially the channel
"Overall, 86% of attendees at the meetings said that some degree of security skills gap existed in their organisation."
Warehouse Stationery looks to keep handwriting alive in digital world
“The Get New Zealand Writing initiative is a fun way to focus on the importance of writing in a child’s life."
Lack of security and skills halting adoption of hybrid IT
“In short, IT is everywhere. Effectively managing and monitoring the new environment is more critical now than ever.”
Top 25 hottest skills in 2013
As 2013 draws to a close, LinkedIn thought it would be interesting to look back at the year that was and try to answer a simple question: "Who’s getting hired and what are they doing?"