5 reasons you’d be an absolute fool to launch a faulty product

Every day, business managers and IT execs risk their reputations by taking insecure systems and vulnerable applications to market Do you really need 5 reasons? I don't think so. But it serves to illustrate

Published on: July 23rd, 2013 Claudiu Popa

To narrow your skills gap, hire your interns and co-ops – and train them well

Although the threat of a skills gap continues to loom large in the IT industry in Canada, hiring young people and certifying their skills might be the best way to build a more

Published on: May 16th, 2013 Candice So

E-learning course taps global talent to teach vocational skills

Teaching vocational skills to students thousands of miles away may seem like a tall order, but a recently launched project seeks to do precisely that.This ambitious e-learning initiative is drawing on global talent

Published on: September 23rd, 2009 Raul d'Gama Rose

Would an MSCE add value to my r

I have a master's in computer science and work in data communications and networking. Would an MSCE add value to my résumé? Certifications never hurt. Very few employers require them, but most look

Published on: February 4th, 2008 Computerworld Staff

ITIL refresh project focuses on services

When Version 3 of ITIL is published this spring - the target date is April 23, though that may or may not be met - it should better reflect the way IT delivers

Published on: February 2nd, 2007 Grant Buckler

Certification is becoming a good idea in today’s job market

I've never liked, or agreed, with the idea of certification. I've resisted it at every turn in my career. I object, with I think extremely good reason, to the notion that the ability

Published on: December 7th, 2006 Peter de Jager

CompTIA rolls out RFID exam with questions on physics, design selection

The exam will focus on various issues associated with maintenance and deployment of RFID, including troubleshooting, tag knowledge, design selection, site analysis, RF physics and peripherals.Together with subject matter experts from firms like

Published on: February 1st, 2006 Neil Sutton