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When choosing an operating system, there are many different factors to consider. Power, security, and desirability are all important characteristics. Windows, Linux, and Mac are the three most commonly used operating systems, and they are all vastly different. In general, Windows is an all-purpose and popular system, Linux is a highly technical and powerful system,… Read more »

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Agile and burndown methodology are vastly different methods of managing a software development project. Agile methodology is targeted to the systematic and stage-by-stage development of a project, whereas burndown development is a more holistic way of looking at the software development process. Here are a few of the core differences between the two design philosophies…. Read more »

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An IT resume is unlike the resume for nearly any other industry. IT resumes have to be incredibly specific in relation to the technology that you are most experienced with. The process of creating any resume is all about deciding which features, experience, and education you most want to showcase. Focus on Your Most Applicable… Read more »

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Network analysis positions are flexible positions poised for growth. Nearly every large company requires a network analyst to manage their IT infrastructure, opening up doorways throughout many industries. As companies become increasingly more reliant upon their technology, Required Education for a Network Analyst A network analyst can have a broad spectrum of education and experience…. Read more »

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For the most part, the programming industry has remained somewhat static over the past decade. Java, C variants, and Python have all remained at the top of most programming lists, with PHP and ASP also rounding out the list for web development. Recently, however, many programmers have begun experimenting with more tailored programming languages, which… Read more »

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User experience (UX) is now becoming a dominant force in software development. Regardless of the technology behind software, it often becomes meaningless if users cannot intuitively and easily operate the system. In the past, many software solutions were fairly obscure and required a great deal of training. Today, the goal is often for users to… Read more »

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Any organization, regardless of size, is required to have a competent project manager if they want to get the most out of their employees and meet their business objectives. The importance of a project manager cannot be understated: project managers have extremely complex roles that are integrated into nearly every aspect of project completion and… Read more »

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In the tech field, getting the right job is often about being in the right location. Salaries and opportunities will all vastly differ depending on where you are and the type of technology work you’re interested in. Here are the top cities for tech jobs in 2016, where you’ll find the most options available to… Read more »

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Many companies today are looking for full stack web developers; developers that can take a project from the back-end to the front-end without additional help. While not every web developer needs to be able to do this, they at least need to have an overall understanding of every part of the front-end and back-end process…. Read more »

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Programming isn’t just about skill and aptitude. Often, it’s about the tools that programmers use. Programmers have to be up to date on the most popular┬áprogramming languages if they want to remain competitive within the market. Here are the languages that are proving to be the most popular in 2016. SQL With data being as… Read more »