Profile of Marianne Kolbasuk McGeeSenior Writer, InformationWeek
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Marianne Kolbasuk McGee is a former editor for InformationWeek.
Articles by Marianne Kolbasuk McGee
posted in August 2007
For nonprofits trying to finding IT workers, 70% say the task is extremely challenging or somewhat challenging.
Large companies seek to stem costs associated with data center energy use, which is predicted to soar to $7.4 billion in 2011, from $4.5 billion in 2006.
A coalition of health insurers, physician associations, and technology providers also opens a new center to study e-prescription best practices.
Nearly 14% fewer executive searches in the second quarter compared with earlier in 2007 may be a sign of things to come, according to researchers with the Association of Executive Search Consultants.
Among the drivers for these deals is the United States' cap on H-1B visas, which isn't likely to be raised from the current ceiling of 65,000 anytime soon.
The Indian company's in the middle of buying a U.S. data center management company and plans to open as many as four software development centers staffed with local hires.
The $600 million acquisition of Infocrossing is expected to bolster Wipro's IT services, including hardware design and business process outsourcing.
The Green Grid consortium's report comes on the heels of an EPA study promoting best practices for reducing power consumption in data centers.
The acquisition is part of an ongoing trend by offshore applications development outsourcers seeking to become full-service companies.
The bill authorizes funding of $43.3 billion from 2008 to 2010 for science, technology, engineering, and mathematics research and education programs at the federal level, including scholarship and grant programs.
Fewer tech professionals worried about losing their jobs in July, or thought their companies would be reducing staff.