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Global technical training firm Micro Academy has signed up as a Registered Education Provider to offer IEEE Computer Society software development preparation and training products to customers in India.
SQTL, an established information technology education and services company based in India, will offer IEEE Computer Society software development preparation and training products as a Registered Education Provider.
Robert J. Fornaro, a professor of computer science at North Carolina State University (NCSU), has been named the 2013 recipient of the Computer Science and Engineering Undergraduate Teaching Award for his mentoring of students in award-winning engineering projects.
The March issue of IEEE Computer Society's Computer magazine addresses the important challenge of attracting more women to the field of computing, with case studies from leading organizations and personal stories from those encouraging underrepresented populations to consider computing.
The fourth annual Software Experts Summit, "Smart Data Science: Harnessing Data for Intelligent Decision-Making," will be held on July 17 at Microsoft in Redmond, Washington, and feature leading experts from around the world.
Maurice Herlihy, a computer science professor at Brown University, has been named the 2013 recipient of the IEEE Computer Society's prestigious W. Wallace McDowell Award for his contributions to multiprocessor computation.
Nell B. Dale, one of the first women to earn a doctorate in computer science, was named the 2013 recipient of the IEEE Computer Society Taylor L. Booth Award for her contributions to computer science education.
Nominations are being sought for the IEEE TCCA Young Computer Architect Award, which recognizes important research contributions from computer architects who earned their doctorates six years or less ago.
A joint committee from CSAB and the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET has been formulating ideas for potential changes to the ABET Criteria for Accrediting Computing Programs, as well as to the program criteria for Computer Science, Information Systems, and Information Technology.
Thirteen IEEE Computer Society student members from around the world have been awarded Richard E. Merwin Scholarships, which recognize and reward active student volunteer leaders who show promise in their academic and professional efforts.
What does a CSO do all day? Cigital CTO Dr. Gary McGraw will lead a distinguished panel of seasoned executives from government and private industry (many of them living breathing CSOs) in a discussion on critical issues involved in managing security risk during IEEE Security & Privacy magazine's panel at RSA Conference 2013.
The IEEE Computer Society is a technical sponsor of this year's Kyoto Prize Symposium in San Diego. The symposium will be held 12-14 March at three local universities-San Diego State University, University of San Diego, and University of California San Diego.
If typical agile metrics like burndown and velocity aren't automated, it can become burdensome. However, automation can relieve the burden from project members, while ensuring that management has up-to-date, accurate information to use as the basis for decision-making.
IEEE Computer Society, the community for technology leaders, is introducing a comprehensive corporate training program that draws on the expertise and resources of an established global computing association to bring companies the resources they need to provide employees with cost-effective technical training.
Rajkumar Buyya, director of the Cloud Computing and Distributed Systems (CLOUDS) Laboratory at the University of Melbourne, has been named editor in chief of IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing, IEEE Computer Society's newest peer-reviewed journal.
A delegation of Chinese computing professionals visited the IEEE Computer Society's Southern California office this week to learn more about computer-related professional education, certificate, and certification programs.
Mary Poppendieck, award-winning author and expert on Lean software development, will deliver a keynote address at the Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute's annual software architecture conference.
Fabrizio Lombardi, International Test Conference endowed chair at North-eastern University, has been named editor in chief of IEEE Computer Society's new open-access journal, IEEE Transactions on Emerging Topics in Computing (TETC).
In the coming year, the Internet of Things will change how consumers and enterprises use technology, interactive displays will become common in public spaces, robots will be used to rehabilitate patients, and visualization will help solve the big data problem.
Dejan Milojicic, a member of the IEEE Computer Society Board of Governors, founding editor in chief of Computing Now, and founding chair of Special Technical Communities, has been voted IEEE Computer Society 2013 president-elect.
The IEEE Computer Society will hold in-depth professional development training workshops in embedded systems, software project management, and parallel processing to help computing professionals remain current with their skills.
The IEEE Computer Society is offering a free mobile application that will let subscribers to the Computer Society Digital Library (CSDL) use their iPads to access the largest and most dynamic collection of digitized computing knowledge in the world.
ACM (the Association for Computing Machinery) and the IEEE Computer Society will jointly present the Eckert-Mauchly Award to Algirdas Avizienis of the University of California, Los Angeles for fundamental contributions to fault-tolerant computer architecture and computer arithmetic.
Infosys, a world leader in consulting and technology services, has adopted the IEEE Computer Society's Certified Software Development Associate (CSDA) and Certified Software Development Professional (CSDP) certifications. Infosys will use the two credentials to enhance software development standards within the company.