29 August 2018
A wide ranging group of industry organisations have formed an alliance to advance the development of the UK’s cyber security profession.
The alliance brings together a number of established councils, chartered professional and certification bodies, academics and industry representative groups.
Founding members include several organisations operating under a Royal Charter who are able to grant chartered status within their discipline.Find out more
29 August 2018
What’s claimed to be the world’s first dedicated cyber security academy for business communities has been launched.
The London-based Global Cyber Academy (GCA) offers diploma qualifications and UK-accredited education programmes that include Global Security Management, Crisis Management and Identifying and Mitigating the Effects of Terrorism. Courses on blockchain and AI will be available from January 2019.Find out more
13 August 2018
Nominations are now open for the ninth annual FDM everywoman in Technology Awards.
Companies and individuals are invited to nominate candidates as the search begins to find the tech industry’s most exceptional talent, from the UK and beyond.
The awards promise to showcase how the achievements of women and men are helping to close the gender gap in tech.Find out more
18 July 2018
Following a successful beta-exam review period, MEF (Metro Ethernet Forum) has now released its SDN/NFV professional certification.
The industry association claims this provides the first industry-wide certification that validates a professional’s knowledge, skills, and abilities in the two technologies.
With the help of SDN and NFV subject matter experts around the world, MEF says it built the certification exam to exacting ISO 17024 quality specifications for accuracy and reliability.Find out more