General Computing Industry News

  1. CompTIA Establishes Advancing Diversity In Technology Community
    5/24/2017

    CompTIA, the world’s leading technology association, recently announced the formation of a new member community tasked with supporting and promoting workforce diversity throughout the tech industry.

  2. SolarWinds MSP Security Survey Highlights Overconfidence, Lack Of Preparedness By IT Execs To Fight Ransomware And Other Cyber Attacks
    5/16/2017

    SolarWinds MSP, a global leader in delivering comprehensive, scalable IT service management solutions to IT solution providers and MSPs, recently published survey findings outlining the preparedness of UK and U.S. businesses in dealing with cybersecurity breaches.

  3. New Buyers, New Habits Alter The Technology Marketplace
    5/16/2017

    Executives from finance, marketing, sales, logistics, and other departments and business lines play an increasingly central role in the evaluation, purchase and use of technology solutions, according to a new report released recently by CompTIA, the world’s leading technology association.

  4. U.S. IT Sector Employment Reverses Course, Sheds 3,000 Jobs In April, CompTIA Analysis Finds
    5/5/2017

    Job growth momentum in the U.S. information technology (IT) sector stalled in April, as employment fell by an estimated 3,000 positions, according to the “CompTIA IT Employment Tracker” released today by the world’s leading technology association.

  5. U.S. Tech Industry Exported $309B In Products And Services In 2016, CompTIA Analysis Finds
    5/3/2017

    Exports of product and services by the U.S. technology industry totaled an estimated $309B in 2016, according to a new analysis released recently by CompTIA, the world’s leading technology association.

  6. Registration Open, Call For Speakers Issued For CompTIA ChannelCon 2017
    4/26/2017

    CompTIA, the world’s leading technology association, said recently registration is open and speaker proposals are being accepted for ChannelCon 2017, the information technology (IT) channel’s premier education, networking and partnering event.

  7. 2017 Global Threat Intelligence Report: 77% Of All Ransomware Detected In Four Industries - Business & Professional Services, Government, Health Care And Retail
    4/25/2017

    NTT Security, the specialized security company of NTT Group, has launched its 2017 Global Threat Intelligence Report (GTIR), which analyzes global threat trends based on log, event, attack, incident and vulnerability data [1 October 2015 to 31 September 2016].

  8. Zetta Cloud Adoption Survey Finds Disaster Recovery The No. 1 Application IT Plans To Migrate To The Cloud
    4/25/2017

    Disaster recovery (DR) is the No. 1 application IT organizations plan to migrate to the cloud (36%). DR is followed by file sharing (30%), data backup (30%) and data storage (29%). These are among the findings of Cloud Adoption in 2017, a research study conducted by Zetta, a leading provider of high-performance business continuity solutions.

  9. CompTIA Business Applications Advisory Council Will Examine New Realities Of Technology Marketplace
    4/24/2017

    As the traditional “channel” for technology product and service sales roils with new entrants, new options and new buyers CompTIA, the world’s leading technology association, has established a new advisory council to bring clarity to this fast-changing market.

  10. Westcon-Comstor ‘Voice Of The Customer’ Research Reveals Keys To Cloud Solution Providers Success
    4/5/2017

    The more solution providers focus on cloud solutions, the faster they can expect to grow and the more margin they can expect to make, according to a comprehensive new study by Westcon-Comstor.