The view from the top of IT with TechWorld Editor Rohan Pearce
We drop by the Sydney satellite of the ANZ Innovyz accelerator.
By Adam Bender | 07 March, 2014 10:22
The Linux Foundation will offer a Linux development course on edX, the massive open online course (MOOC) platform developed by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Harvard University. The move is part of an edX effort, announced Thursday, to expand its course offerings to include content from nonacademic institutions. All edX content previously came from the nonprofit's 32 member schools, which include the University of California, Berkeley; Dartmouth College and McGill University.
By Fred O'Connor | 06 March, 2014 05:01
Plenty of people have engineering degrees but not many have one specific to data centers. A university in Dallas is offering what it says will be a first-of-its-kind graduate degree in data center engineering.
By James Niccolai | 05 March, 2014 23:03
The Search Party is a Sydney-based tech startup that seeks to disrupt the recruitment industry.
By Adam Bender | 04 March, 2014 10:25
Monash University has announced its first massive open online course (MOOC) will be launched this June and focus on coding.
By Adam Bender | 24 February, 2014 16:15
Australian startups struggling for cash have a potential new source of funding with the launch of VentureCrowd, an online equity-based crowdfunding platform developed by Artesian Venture Partners.
By Adam Bender | 20 February, 2014 11:24
The University of South Australia (UniSA) has signed a partnership agreement with HP to establish a four-year honours degree program in IT/business informatics and an innovation centre in Adelaide.
By Computerworld Australia staff | 10 February, 2014 16:21
Dell Monday confirmed it has cut its global workforce by what it called a "small percentage," which could mean a reduction of thousands of employees.
By Patrick Thibodeau | 04 February, 2014 01:15
Employers may need to open up their wallets to retain their IT staffers in 2014, according to a salary survey from IT career website Dice.com.
By Fred O'Connor | 31 January, 2014 22:16
The last legacy systems to make the shift to software-defined networking may be network engineers' minds, but even those are changing.
By Stephen Lawson | 30 January, 2014 22:03
A former network engineer at a West Virginia oil and gas company could face up to 10 years in federal prison after pleading guilty this week to sabotaging the company's systems so badly that its operations were affected for a month.
By Chris Kanaracus | 30 January, 2014 19:25
Recruitment company Hired.com has launched an international "virtual career fair" that seeks to match developers eager to expand their horizons with positions at Silicon Valley tech firms.
By Rohan Pearce | 23 January, 2014 13:05
The Victorian government is seeking public feedback on a draft plan to increase the state's ICT skills base.
By Rohan Pearce | 22 January, 2014 15:16
Making good on promises to tech startups, the Australian Government is moving forward on a review of tax rules surrounding employee share options.
By Adam Bender | 22 January, 2014 13:48
The war for developer talent is hotter than ever. Whether you're trying to build mobile apps, redesign the user experience on your public website, or keep business-critical applications on the cutting edge, everyone needs code.
By Dan Tynan | 21 January, 2014 15:21
The IT job market is slowing down, use of contingency workers is picking up, and Congress has an unfinished fight ahead on the H-1B visa. These factors and others are making the IT hiring trends to expect in 2014.
By Patrick Thibodeau | 21 January, 2014 13:39
Intel expects that its workforce will decline by 5 per cent as it heads into a year in which revenue is likely to be flat.
By Marc Ferranti | 19 January, 2014 17:18
CIOs in the Dark
By Jamie Eckle | 13 January, 2014 15:33
Expertise in Web development, mobile development and large-scale data analysis will be much sought-after by IT hiring managers this year.
By Fred O'Connor | 10 January, 2014 16:52