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Trends in IT Value: Expanded Roles Ahead
Cloud computing and virtualization are ushering in new operational models, and with them, new IT roles. The basics still apply, but it might be time to rehone your skills to take advantage of the new opportunities.
Cloud computing and virtualization are potential game-changers for your career. Adapting your skills to the new technical requirements could make all the difference and ultimately increase your visibility.
View from the Top
Excerpts from a recent episode of Point & Click, the IT Investigators, where Keith “Point” Combs and Matt “Click” Hester chat with Microsoft Chief Information Officer Tony Scott about the evolution of IT and how the skills needed to manage that technology are changing.
With the rapid pace of technology development and changes in business processes – and a lousy economic background – it’s more essential than ever to keep your IT skills top-notch.
Emerging technologies and solutions such as virtualization and SOA are putting CIOs in the hot seat to hire individuals with matching skill sets. Here are the positions they are looking to fill.
View from the Trenches
Cloud computing may fundamentally change the way IT professionals do their jobs. Smart IT pros will be prepared for the upheaval to come.
Find webcasts that provide you with insider information on searching, networking, researching, and interviewing for a new opportunity. You will hear from subject-matter experts who share tips and techniques that will help you maximize your job search process and career growth opportunities.
With Windows Azure, IT Pros have to deploy applications and manage their health, predict and manage demand for applications, and make sure data is backed up and secure.
Because sometimes, interviewing candidates is a tough job! Check out the incompetence of non-certified IT candidates seeking the same IT position within a company interviewing with an IT Hiring Manager. The hiring manager’s visibly mounting frustration vanishes when finally, a competent MCP arrives.
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Planning for change is just about the smartest thing an IT pro can do. Here's a collection of resources to help refresh you career.
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