School Of Cloud Analytics Established, Will It Rock?

It is often suggested that that there is a global shortage of software engineers, developers and related disciplines such as data scientists, database administrators and data analytics professionals. Even if there’s not a ‘global’ shortage, it is perhaps reasonable to...

Code First Girls aims to teach 20,000 girls to code by 2020

Code First Girls has launched a campaign with the aim of teaching coding to 20,000 young women by 2020. The social enterprise has partnered with organisations KKR and OVH to provide employers with training support to teach the young women in their organisations to...

How many UK business can defend a cyber attack?

Only half (50%) of UK businesses say they have the right skills to combat a cyber attack, according to a report from CW Jobs 2017 will stay in the minds of cyber security experts for all the wrong reasons in terms of the scale and violence of cyber attacks this year,...

What’s Behind the Rising Tide of Ransomware?

During the last 12 months, we have witnessed the rise of ransomware, with hundreds of thousands of devices infected, countless dollars spent to recover lost files, emergency investments to improve security measures and devastating reputational damage. These factors...

What’s Next for Cybersecurity in 2018?

Is it possible to anticipate what the coming year will bring us – pro and con – on the cybersecurity front? Making precise predictions about one of the most dynamic sectors in technology would be a fool’s errand, but some current trends are almost certain to continue,...

An Army Of Cyber Kids Is What We Need Now

The internet age has brought great benefits but has also created new vulnerabilities, and when it comes to defending our national — and personal — security, perhaps an army of cyber kids is what we need now. The Cold War is long over and the idea of major powers...