Appian vs. IBM BPM: Buyer's guide and reviews

Business Process Management (BPM)

Appian vs. IBM BPM: Buyer's guide and reviews

Discover what real IT Central Station users think of Business Process Management solutions.

How to (really) evaluate a developer's skillset

Careers

How to (really) evaluate a developer's skillset

As the role of the developer evolves beyond just coding, how can you reliably test someone's skillset and find out how truly seasoned they might be?

The CMO Files: Peter Zaballos, Qumulo

marketing

The CMO Files: Peter Zaballos, Qumulo

Best marketing? "In the B2B tech space, it's Salesforce, hands down."

An introduction to the Russian-language underground

International Cybercrime

An introduction to the Russian-language underground

We speak to Dan Byrnes, Senior Intelligence Analyst at Recorded Future, about the threat from the Russian-language cybercriminal underground.

C-suite career advice: Venkat Rangan, Clari

Careers

C-suite career advice: Venkat Rangan, Clari

"I would recommend frequent online courses and coding bootcamps to update your skills and keep up-to- date with the latest technologies."

Is a failure to engage hindering tech's diversity efforts?

Human Resources

Is a failure to engage hindering tech's diversity efforts?

National security and defense consultant, Mivy James, discusses the importance of challenging the negative stereotypes that still persist in the tech landscape

CIO Spotlight: Rob Houghton, Post Office

Leadership

CIO Spotlight: Rob Houghton, Post Office

"You can only get so far by being functionally good at your job, you need to learn that the job is about people and inspiring/ motivating others."

Workplace puts Facebook on a business community mission

Instant Messaging/IM

Workplace puts Facebook on a business community mission

Workplace by Facebook product manager Simon Cross wants to see the service change the way people share.

Secret CSO: Gary Horn, Advocate Aurora Health

Leadership

Secret CSO: Gary Horn, Advocate Aurora Health

"The worst trend is probably IoT - it's still a weak link because it tends to resemble the Wild Wild West."

Why Africa needs to rethink education to grasp software development opportunities

Software Development Tools

Why Africa needs to rethink education to grasp software development opportunities

The bulging working population in Africa could present an opportunity, only if governments act fast.

The CMO Files: Mary Ellen Dugan, WP Engine

Human Resources

The CMO Files: Mary Ellen Dugan, WP Engine

"All companies are tech companies and if CMOs aren't partnering with IT to understand the complexity and vendors, it creates a gap in the ability to move the company...

C-suite career advice: George Gray, Ivenix, Inc

Human Resources

C-suite career advice: George Gray, Ivenix, Inc

"In the IT world people need to be good problem solvers and able to give and accept feedback without taking it personally."

CIO Spotlight: Thomas Phelps IV, Laserfiche

Human Resources

CIO Spotlight: Thomas Phelps IV, Laserfiche

"Without motivated and passionate people who believe in the mission, you cannot achieve your strategic initiatives."

The birth of consumption- & outcomes-based IT pricing

Software

The birth of consumption- & outcomes-based IT pricing

The longer-term impact of 'composable' cloud computing and service-based IT delivery could impact how tech vendors align pricing structures to software deliverability....

News Roundup: The ICO finally dish out Facebook's fine for role in Cambridge Analytica scandal

Internet Security

News Roundup: The ICO finally dish out Facebook's fine for role in Cambridge Analytica scandal

A roundup of this week’s technology news including trouble for Apple and Samsung, an abundance of data breaches and a sexual harassment scandal.

Tech Cynic: VR, the never-popular technology

Software & Web Development

Tech Cynic: VR, the never-popular technology

Virtual Reality headsets are available now. Get yours today! Or, more likely, don't.