While the job market is healthy for IT pros, certain talents are more valuable than others, and it's wise to keep adding to your skills arsenal.
By Ann Bednarz | 25 July, 2014 02:01
Microsoft's 14 percent staff reduction, the largest in its history and focused heavily on employees acquired from Nokia's devices and services business, has some observers thinking Satya Nadella got a bad case of Lumia-induced indigestion.
By Juan Carlos Perez | 18 July, 2014 05:13
If Microsoft pulls the layoff trigger today, as many expect, the company will face PR problems if it doesn't make smart moves, a crisis communications expert said.
By Gregg Keizer | 17 July, 2014 23:35
This year's proxy season has come to a close, and after digging through regulatory filings, 10 highlights stand out in our analysis of 62 tech CEOs' compensation.
By Ann Bednarz | 17 July, 2014 23:32
Microsoft reportedly will announce the biggest round of layoffs in its history on Thursday as massive changes wrought by new CEO Satya Nadella start to take hold at the struggling IT giant.
By Stephen Lawson | 17 July, 2014 09:47
Software developers may find more employers using customized bonuses to attract and retain them as the job market for their skills stays competitive, according to a salary survey from IT job site Dice.
By Fred O'Connor | 16 July, 2014 06:34
Adobe Australia and New Zealand head of digital media Chris Skelton has been promoted to A/NZ managing director.
By Computerworld Australia staff | 14 July, 2014 13:47
Passion and persistence makes the successful entrepreneur, according to four Australian women entrepreneurs who lead their own startups.
By Adam Bender | 09 July, 2014 14:19
It takes some irrationality to be an entrepreneur, according to Guy Kawasaki, an Apple veteran who is now chief evangelist of graphic design startup Canva.
By Adam Bender | 02 July, 2014 13:40
When Katie Smith interned with Capital One, she expected to spend the summer fetching beverages for her manager -- instead, she started on a career path that led to a full-time IT job at the banking and financial services company.
By Fred O'Connor | 28 June, 2014 03:34
Not-for-profit organisation SAGE-AU said it wants to shine a spotlight on the sometimes unsung heroes of IT, system administrators.
By Hamish Barwick | 23 June, 2014 11:07
Hiring at companies that are mostly users of technology is on the rise, according to Computer Economics.
By Patrick Thibodeau | 19 June, 2014 07:06
Anyone hoping to gain Microsoft certification in Office 365 better know the ins and outs of provisioning, security, syncing, identities and troubleshooting for the cloud version of Microsoft's flagship productivity suite.
By Tim Greene | 19 June, 2014 04:13
While there's a notion that a dearth of cybersecurity professionals the shortage is most acute at the "high end" where $250,000 salaries are not uncommon for those who combine technical and managerial skills.
By Ellen Messmer | 18 June, 2014 22:57
Free snacks and on-site video games may help companies attract skilled IT workers, but speeding up the hiring cycle is also important. Drawn-out employee searches frustrate IT managers and prompt good candidates to accept jobs elsewhere.
By Fred O'Connor | 07 June, 2014 03:39
Deakin University has announced plans to do joint research and development with Samsung Electronics Australia.
By Adam Bender | 30 May, 2014 11:36
Customer satisfaction with Microsoft's software -- primarily Windows, but also Office -- climbed slightly in the last year, according to the American Customer Satisfaction Index.
By Gregg Keizer | 21 May, 2014 06:03
Launching a successful startup requires 100 per cent dedication – and that means quitting your job.
By Adam Bender | 16 May, 2014 11:30
Class of 2014 college graduates looking for their first IT jobs take note: your passion for and experience with technology may prove more helpful in your employment search than your diplomas.
By Fred O'Connor | 15 May, 2014 03:45
Startups are in an uproar over the killing of Commercialisation Australia and other cuts in the federal government’s 2014-15 budget.
By Adam Bender | 14 May, 2014 10:09
If you’re looking for your first ERP system or looking to upgrade from an existing system, the evaluation, selection and implementation process is a long-term strategic decision for your organization. To help you through this process, here are eight simple steps for a successful ERP system selection.
This case study details how French bank Crédit Agricole have benefited from 25% cost savings by introducing new levels of IT agility, moving to a private cloud architecture in a risk-free manner, while convincing decision-makers of the merits of the new architecture.
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