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IT professionals looking to boost their career and salary in 2017 should take a look at new research prepared by specialized staffing agency, Robert Half, which recently published a series of new guides to help workers and employers prepare for the new year, including The Top 10 Technology Jobs to Watch for in 2017. There’s plenty of opportunity for ambitious IT pros in today’s enterprise organizations, according to Robert Half. “Many businesses have reached a tipping point with their IT ecosystem where it is now imperative that they…Read More
Rumors of Moore’s Law’s demise have been slightly exaggerated. Advances in computing power, data analytics, the cloud, and other technologies just keep marching on — albeit a bit slower. But as enterprises become more data-driven, it’s not the hardware or the infrastructure that’s at issue. It’s the fact that tech pros with skills relating to organizing, analyzing, and securing that data are increasingly harder to find. “We’re all familiar with Moore’s Law, and what we’re seeing is that as computing power increases over time there’s a huge influx…Read More
It’s no secret that conservatives, who will soon control all three branches of the U.S. government with the election of President Trump, are more liable to give more power and deference to law enforcement. Perhaps the strongest influence is the likely appointment of one to three conservative Supreme Court justices. What does that mean for computer security? What are the good and the bad possible outcomes? In general, most governments and their law enforcement agencies would like the ability to invade citizens’ privacy…Read More
It’s no secret that IT careers are some of the most in-demand and highest-paying out there. But the breakneck pace of digital transformation and constant innovation means professionals with certain skills can demand even greater compensation than others, whether at “pure” technology companies or in IT roles within other industries. “Tech positions are needed everywhere, but some can command a premium in pay based on the skills. And the boost in compensation we’re seeing for these skills encompasses almost all industries…Read More
As cybersecurity has become one of the most important strategic imperatives for the enterprise, concerns about how third-party IT services providers are protecting corporate data have grown. As a result, negotiation of cybersecurity and data privacy issues has become one of the most challenging areas in IT outsourcing contract negotiations, says Rebecca Eisner, partner in the Chicago office of law firm Mayer Brown. “Suppliers are understandably concerned about not paying damages that are disproportionate to the revenue received…Read More
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