IT apprenticeship offers degree-level alternative
- CompTIA Research Results in a New IT Apprenticeship Program. // Techniques: Connecting Education & Careers;Oct2002, Vol. 77 Issue 7, p10
Reports on the need for information technology (IT) apprenticeship programs in the U.S. Reference to the research conducted by the Computing Technology Industry Association; Impact of IT manpower shortage for IT companies; Finalization of a pilot IT-specific apprenticeship program.
- THE NEW TECH APPRENTICE. Vaas, Lisa // eWeek;6/10/2002, Vol. 19 Issue 23, p52
Focuses on the offer of Exodus Information Technology Services of Department of Labor apprenticeship program in Hickory, North Carolina. Use of Computing Technology Industry Association-created program; Increasing reliance on IT certification; Standard for training entry-level workers.
- Untitled. Thomson, Rebecca // Computer Weekly;4/27/2010, p24
The article reports on the launch of an information technology (IT) apprenticeship course by Microsoft Corp. for the employees of software developer and its partners in the U.S. It notes the seven-month IT apprenticeship scheme will run for three years and aims to improve the technical support...
- MS buoyed by Windows. Simons, Mike // Computer Weekly;11/21/2002, p2
Focuses on the reaction of corporate information technology users in Great Britain over Microsoft Corp.'s report that it is making major operating profits on its Windows software.
- Microsoft not off the hook. Robinson, Kenneth C.; Zawilinski, Fred; Crowe, Greg // eWeek;10/1/2001, Vol. 18 Issue 39, p36
Presents several letters to the editor regarding the information technology in the United States. Regulatory issue against Microsoft; Purchase of Microsoft 98 model in accomplishing goals; Cost of advertisements.
- Facing the plethora of patches. Riley, John // Computer Weekly;1/30/2003, p36
Discusses the security concerns of information technology (IT) directors following business activities of Microsoft Corp. in the field of business process applications. Difficulties faced by IT directors in testing and patching their systems; Issues concerning the software versions in IT...
- Microsoft kicks Java habit. Trott, Bob; Sullivan, Tom // InfoWorld;07/17/2000, Vol. 22 Issue 29, p14
Presents information on Visual Studio.NET, the next version of Microsoft Corp.'s tools development suite. Features of Visual Studio.NET; Move of Microsoft Corp. after dropping the Visual J++ Java tool; Number of third-party languages that will run on the company's .NET framework.
- Microsoft's New Generation Will Drive Next Internet. Emrich, Anne Bond // Grand Rapids Business Journal;12/18/2000, Vol. 18 Issue 51, p1
Reports on Microsoft Corp.'s initiative called Microsoft.NET. Shift of focus from individual Web sites and electronic devices to constellations of computers, devices and services; Control of information.
- Microsoft developing PC tablet device. Trott, Bob; Neel, Dan // InfoWorld;03/20/2000, Vol. 22 Issue 12, p5
Reports that Microsoft Corp. is considering the integration of the functionality of pagers, laptops, cell phones and personal digital assistants into one unit. Comments from a developer with close ties to Microsoft regarding the development; Hurdle facing Microsoft; Individuals that are heading...