IBM invests $2M in tech training at Harris-Stowe State
A new donation of technical skills and resources is part of a $100 million commitment to HBCUs from the tech giant.
New York City has been on two 'work streams' during pandemic, CIO says
Citywide CIO Jessica Tisch said the pandemic forced her agency to rush new services online, while also supporting a pivot to remote work for thousands of staff.
IBM launches COBOL tools as coronavirus slams unemployment systems
As states look for COBOL programmers to nurse their aging unemployment systems along, IBM steps in with several new tools to help connect them.
IBM launches 'university edition' coronavirus challenge
University students are being invited to develop solutions for the pandemic and climate change as part of IBM's annual “Call for Code” competition.
15 major companies announce effort to tackle cybersecurity workforce recruitment issues
Apple, Facebook, Google, IBM, and more are working to nix requirements and eliminate gender-biased job descriptions.
How NC State is planning for the future of quantum computing
To accelerate the development of quantum computing, North Carolina State University and IBM are putting the technology in the hands of the the future workforce of the field — college students. New curriculum and research on quantum computing, enabled by IBM’s first university-based quantum computing hub in North America at NC State, is introducing students to the technology that experts say will shape computing in the coming years. NC State’s Q Hub —…