Addressing the Cyber Security Skills Gap in the UK Public Sector

Addressing the Cyber Security Skills Gap in the UK Public Sector

How innovative new approaches and game changing technology can help address the cyber skills gap in the UK Public Sector By Richard De Witt Jansen-Hull The UK Government holds a huge amount of data, often on vulnerable systems, making it an attractive target for cyber criminals. Threats come from opportunistic hackers as well as sophisticated and well-funded nation states keen to get their hands on valuable data.  It’s not only data at risk though, the Government…

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IBM team with Shell to Inspire Young Minds to Embrace Careers in STEM

IBM team with Shell to Inspire Young Minds to Embrace Careers in STEM

Inspiring the next generation to consider careers that require Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths skills is an important part of IBM’s community engagement. With technology innovation advancing at such a pace we need more and more creative and technical minds to deliver solutions that help solve the big challenges facing the world today and in the future. That’s why IBM partnered with Shell to run a stimulating workshop for fifty 11 to 14-year-old students from…

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IBM Hursley: Where young talent goes to play

IBM Hursley: Where young talent goes to play

Having run for 21 years, Blue Fusion is still very much a vibrant and youthful part of IBM’s Community Engagement at Hursley.  We get the chance to encourage, enable and mentor budding technologists of the younger generation.  Students compete in teams of 6 from a variety of schools and backgrounds, and all get the same glimpse of life within one of the most innovative companies in the world. Blue Fusion is a large educational event…

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