Training news stories - Page 2
AWS launches space and sustainability accelerator programs
Amazon Web Services has announced the launch of two global accelerator programs to help startups address challenges in healthcare, space, and sustainability.
Video: 10 Minute IT Jams - An update from Secure Code Warrior
Secure Code Warrior is a security company that helps train developers to write more secure code, and Pieter Danhieux joins us to discuss what the company does and what they have been working on in the security space.
H2O.ai democratises deep learning with H2O Hydrogen Torch
H2O.ai announces H2O Hydrogen Torch, a deep learning training engine that makes it easy to make no-code image, video and natural language processing models.
Pluralsight and Go1 bring top tech education to more
Together, the companies state they will deliver a curated content experience designed to help Go1 customers learn in-demand technology skills.
Squirro launches no-code machine learning training programme
Squirro is launching a series of live machine learning training sessions for non-technical business employees and business analysts.
The coaching platform that's worked with Coca Cola, Lacoste and European Bank acquires Klaiton
CoachHub has acquired the coaching division of market leader Klaiton, consolidating its position in digital coaching.
The Linux Foundation makes record progress in addressing talent shortages
The Linux Foundation summarises the progress made in 2021 towards its goal of ensuring anyone can start an open source technology career.
Phishing emails in Q421 focused on everyday tasks - research
Phishing emails in the last quarter of 2021 were primarily focused on users' everyday tasks, new research has found.
Analysis: AI the way of the future for modern contact centres
According to a new analysis from NICE, AI technology is going to be the future of the modern contact centre.
Video: 10 Minute IT Jams — A chat with Gary Gruver
Today we speak to Gary Gruver, a seasoned executive, author, and keynote speaker well-versed in agile and DevOps.
Building a robust digital talent model by upskilling, reskilling and hiring for hybrid jobs
In the wake of declining international students and a shortage of locals taking up tech-related qualifications, Australia is facing an industry talent drought.
Small Business / SMB
40,000 NZ small businesses reap rewards of Digital Boost programme
The Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment (MBIE)’s Digital Boost programme has now attracted more than 40,000 New Zealand businesses.
Kordia launches Cyber Academy scholarship to boost Kiwis' cybersecurity skills
The Kordia Cyber Academy will award scholarships to 12 participants, who will detect and respond to cybersecurity incidents every day during the course.
Building cyber capacity and resilience for our digital future
Kaspersky’s Cyber Capacity Building Program is a fresh way of helping businesses, government agencies and academia to understand how to conduct security assessments of all ICT products they use.
Fortinet to train one million people globally - helping close the cybersecurity skills gap
Fortinet has pledged to train one million people to help close the cybersecurity skills gap following the recent White House summit.
Mergers and Acquisitions
DDLS expands into NZ with $17m acquisition of Auldhouse
Australia's largest ICT training provider has acquired its New Zealand counterpart in a deal with $17 million.
Adobe teams up with Go1 to offer corporate learning courses
Adobe Captivate Prime users will be able to access the Go1 content hub, which features more than 70,000 titles from more than 1,000 content partners.
Amazon Web Services / AWS
AWS consulting partner CMD Solutions casts talent net with IT training boot camp
AWS consulting partner, CMD Solutions, has launched learnCMD, an intensive employment pathway program for IT professionals to address the talent shortage.
Startup incubator Te Ōhaka holds event showcasing current projects
Ara training institute staff have been invited to Christchurch’s startup hub Te Ōhaka to mix with some of the centre’s current startup projects.
Kaspersky launches new course to defend users against doxing
"Knowing the threats that are out there makes it easier to take measures to avoid them, and one such threat is doxing - the act of gathering and revealing identifying information about someone online against their will."
Fortinet looks to reduces cyber skills gap with Training Advancement Agenda
“Fortinet is committed to solving today’s biggest cyber challenges, including addressing the talent shortage the industry faces, as both a technology company and learning organisation."
AWS launches machine learning training for business leaders
Amazon Web Services has launched free digital training courses in a bid to empower business leaders with machine learning knowledge.
Cybersecurity training may be broken - report
Cybersecurity training during the pandemic have proven to be insufficient.
Microsoft commits to NZ's tech future with free Azure training
NZ's tech capabilities will only succeed if there are skilled people to help operate and manage them.