An Interview with Professor Wil van der Aalst

Wil van der Aalst is a full professor of Information Systems at the Technische Universiteit Eindhoven (TU/e). He is also…

Gartner Predicts Limited IT Outsourcing Growth and Increased Volatility

The worldwide IT outsourcing market is poised to grow more slowly than previously expected, reaching $288 billion in 2013, a…

IT Salaries 2013: Ukraine Versus USA, UK and Germany

Last year, Verizon caught one of their US software developers versed in C, C++, Perl, Java, Ruby, PHP, and Python…

Miratech Expands into Slovakia with New R&D Center

Miratech has opened a second R&D center in the European Union, located in Košice, the Slovak Republic. Miratech plans to grow its size to 50 peope within a year. The new location offers advantages such as availability of English-, German-, and French-speaking engineers for service…

Russo-American edutech startup Coursmos gets $530k

Russo-American startup Coursmos, a developer of short online courses, has raised $530,000 from Russian venture fund Imperious Group and business angel Evgeniy Medvednikov. The funds will be used to develop the platform and to add more staff. Coursmos is also planning to develop new features for the…

Belarus Took The 36th Place In The Good Country Index

According to The Good Country Index, Belarus was placed 82nd in the rating of the best countries in the world. However, in the Science and Technology category, it took the 36th place, with Great Britain being the category’s leader. Surprisingly, the United States took only…

More than 80 percent of the Romanian labor force has insufficient digital skills

Recent data from the European Union shows that nearly 50 percent of the European population has insufficient digital skills for the current working demands. However, Romania’s situation is much worse, according to the Digital Agenda Scoreboard, that evaluated the progress established in the Digital Agenda…

Ukraine Ranks #40 Among Top 100 Countries By Game Revenues

According to the recently published Global Games Market Report 2014 by NewZoo, as of today Ukraine has earned $118 million in games revenues, and currently ranks #40 globally in the List of Top 100 Countries. In the Eastern European region, Ukraine ranks #4, following Russia…