Red Hat, Lord Wandsworth College and University of Surrey collaborate

Red Hat, the world’s leading provider of open source solutions, has announced its collaboration with Lord Wandsworth College (LWC), an independent school for girls and boys aged 11 to 18, and the University of Surrey, a public research university specialising in science, engineering, medicine and business, on the Open Schools Coding Competition, designed to inspire […]

New digital skills courses making students more employable

New courses aimed at teaching students some of the most sought-after digital skills have been launched at Birmingham City University. Microsoft has teamed up with the Institute of Coding (IoC) to introduce a programme focused on analysing and visualising data with Power BI, the technology company’s information analytics tool. The courses were created to help […]

Huawei announces 5G training programme for UK technology partners

Huawei has confirmed its commitment to provide 5G training to its key UK partners as the latest step in its campaign to drive knowledge and innovation around the upcoming 5G ecosystem across the UK. At the Huawei UK Partner Convention in London, Huawei signed an official memorandum of understanding (MOU) with four UK partners across […]

IBM adding 1,800 jobs in France and new tech training

IBM has announced a set of investments and initiatives in France that will create 1,800 jobs during the next two years, in leading-edge areas like AI, blockchain, cloud computing and IoT. This is coupled with a major expansion in France of the world’s largest network of training programmes for ‘new collar’ skills. The investment in […]

Vodafone launches world’s largest international future jobs programme

Vodafone has announced the launch of a groundbreaking international future jobs programme, ‘What will you be?’, to provide career guidance and access to training content in the digital economy for up to 10 million young people across 18 countries. The Vodafone digital skills and jobs initiative is the largest of its kind in the world. […]

Digital Skills Academy and Cisco provide ‘project-based challenges’

The largest IT and networking company in the world, Cisco, is the latest major multinational tech company to join Digital Skills Academy’s impressive list of Industry Partners. Digital Skills Academy’s unique International BSc Degrees, Professional Diplomas and Online Short Courses provide working professionals with experience of developing real digital solutions to real business challenges. These […]

Tel Aviv University sets up venture fund for technological innovation

Tel Aviv University is establishing a venture fund, focused on early stage startups, named TAU Ventures. This is the first time that a model of this sort is being established in Israel and it is similar to those in the most prestigious universities in the US, such as MIT, Berkeley, Stanford, etc. The fund will […]

SumTotal Talent Expansion Suite unveils brand new learner experience

SumTotal Systems, the world’s only unified learning, talent and workforce management solution, has announced a new release of its award-winning SumTotal Talent Expansion Suite®. The 18.2 release, which will be available in June, delivers exactly what users are looking for – Netflix™ style, consumer-led design, with a personalised experience to the individual’s learning and development […]

CNet’s programmes now approved by the IEEE

CNet Training’s technical education programmes have been approved by the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), the world’s technical professional organisation for the advancement of technology. Those who attend CNet’s programmes and who are IEEE members benefit from gaining IEEE Professional Development Hours (PDH) which result in IEEE Continuing Education Units (CEUs). Not only […]

University of Warsaw and launch Google-powered project

Researchers from the University of Warsaw, Google AI and take on a new reinforcement learning challenge on Cloud TPU hardware accelerators. The goal of the experiment is to end-to-end train an artificial intelligence to play video games fully inside a computation graph. A team from the University of Warsaw, made up of Piotr Miłoś, […]