IT Careers

While we love technology as much as the next guy, most of us are in the field because we need to put food on the table. This section takes a look at issues related to an IT professional's career or those interested in getting into information technology.




All about the work of an Information Security Engineer.

Job Role: Information Security Engineer


Here are the top 5 eBooks for experts who want to improve their skills at machine learning.

Online Learning: Top 5 eBooks for Machine Learning Experts


While education efforts have gained steam in recent years, many observers are noting that coding is not high on the list of priorities for...

Coding: The Key to Getting More Women into Tech


Computer science is a broad and fundamental part of the technology industry. Online learning offers the ability to learn from anywhere, and...

Online Learning: 10 Essential Computer Science Courses


Is it really possible to teach yourself data science? Can you go from just basic IT skills to becoming a master analyst? The answer is yes,...

Online Learning: How to Master these 6 Key Data Science Concepts


We wanted to highlight a handful of phenomenal women tech entrepreneurs, find out how they started their companies, and share the lessons...

Women in Tech Entrepreneurs: Resilient, Intuitive, and Paying it Forward


Self-care can be turned into a unique opportunity for self-improvement with these 10 online courses to sharpen your tech skills — It's...

Self-Care: 10 Useful Online Courses to Sharpen Your Tech Skills At Home


We know that the number of women in tech is way too small. What we don't know is why. Here's what women told us.

International Women's Day: We Asked Why There Aren't More Women In Tech


If a bachelor’s degree in computer science leads to high demand and salaries, does this mean that an advanced degree in computer science...

Back to School: Advanced Degrees in Computer Science


A guide to what data architects do in modern enterprise IT. Sometimes these professionals seem like the unsung heroes of their departments,...

Job Role: Data Architect


If you're looking to land a tech job, you have to ace the interview first. Fortunately, there are now mock interview websites that will...

Your Next Computer Science Career Awaits: Top 5 Mock Interview Sites


Whether it's a business looking to hire someone or a student trying to decide what to major in, there is a lot of confusion about the...

Computer Science and Information and Communications Technology: What's the Difference?


Previously, it was necessary to physically attend an institution of higher learning to earn an undergraduate degree in any discipline. But...

Computer Science: Top 5 Online Undergraduate Degree Programs for Higher Learning


The network administrator is the connector of pieces and the guardian of the network as a whole, but they are also a lot more.

Job Role: Network Administrator


One of the major cyber security predictions for 2020 is that there will be a rise in ransomware attacks; not just your average ransomware...

6 Cybersecurity Predictions for 2020


What is an AI strategist? It's an interesting question, particularly in how AI is reshaping the business world and revolutionizing how...

Job Role: AI Strategist


Phishing scams are rapidly evolving both in terms of the tools being used and the cleverness with which they are being designed. But there...

How to Keep from Getting Phished in 2020


If you make the right choices, getting into information systems management today is simpler than it sounds. Learn how.

5 Tips for Getting Into Information Systems Management


Learn more about Azure Week, which will take place online from October 14-18, 2019.