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Survey: perception of AI by IT professionals

The CEPIS Information Society SIN has launched a survey to find out which is the perception of IT professionals on AI. The survey is based on a very short questionnaire with 10 statements on AI.ICS is a member of CEPIS, the representative body of national informatics associations throughout greater Europe. Established in 1989 by 9 European informatics societies, CEPIS has since grown to represent over 450,000 ICT ...

  Thursday, January 23rd


New Cybersecurity Standards for SMEs

Cybersecurity is a make-or-break issue in the digital economy. Although there is growing recognition that building cyber resilience is crucial, adoption of the extant cybersecurity standards is severely lacking—especially among SMEs. This is partially due to the fragmented nature of cybersecurity certifications in Europe; there are no well-known and universally accepted certificates with a high level of adoption.Among other goals, the EU ...

   Monday, January 20th


New contract regulations for electronic communications services

The European Commission has adopted an implementing regulation establishing a template for the contract summary that electronic communications services operators should provide to consumers in the EU. The providers of these services, such as telephony, messaging or internet, will need to give to the consumers a summary of the contract before the conclusion of a contract. The summary will include the main conditions of ...

  Thursday, January 2nd


Is technical debt always bad?

Technical debt refers to the cost of delivering software or services which will require rework due to known or unknown factors.Often it is caused by choosing an easy or quick solution due to time pressures, lack of ability, negligence or a legacy system so old or complex that no one is confident in making changes to.Not all technical debt is bad, and ...

  Monday, December 16th


ENISA proposes Best Practices and Techniques for Pseudonymisation

The European Union Agency for Cybersecurity (ENISA) published a new report on “Pseudonymisation Techniques and Best Practices”, which explores the basic notions of pseudonymisation, as well as technical solutions that can support implementation in practice.In the light of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), the challenge of proper application of pseudonymisation to personal data is gradually becoming a highly debated topic in many ...

  Monday, December 16th


Meet the IT Architect - Interview with Roger Stoffers, Enterprise Architect at the Volksbank

Translating business strategies and processes to deliver core functionality to fulfill capability needs is a at the core of being an Enterprise Architect according Roger Stoffers at Volksbank. The video was made by Iasa Global, the international body of which Iasa Ireland is a member.The video offers interesting thoughts on the myth of digital transformation being something new (isn't it what enterprise architects ...

   Thursday, December 12th


ICT professionals: skills opportunities and challenges 2019 EU update

A new report predicts an additional 395,000 new jobs in ICT occupations by 2030. Ireland is expected to grow ICT jobs by 29% - far in above of the predicted EU average of 11%.Cedefop the independent EU agency for developing skills policy and Skills Panorama the analysis unit charged with turning labour market data into accurate and timely intelligence have delivered their latest new insights into skill ...

  Friday, December 6th


Looking for new staff? Find them at a student-employer networking event

The National College of Ireland are very proud of their students who recently graduated in November from MSc, Postgraduate and Higher Diploma courses in Cyber, Cloud, Data Analytics, Web Technologies and Software Development.These are highly sought after skills and employers looking for these skills were invited to meet with these graduates in a ‘Networking for Work’ event which has now taken place.The ...

  Thursday, November 28th


Survey: perception of AI by IT professionals

The CEPIS Information Society SIN has launched a survey to find out which is the perception of IT professionals on AI. The survey is based on a very short questionnaire with 10 statements on AI.ICS is a member of CEPIS, the representative body of national informatics associations throughout greater Europe. Established in 1989 by 9 European informatics societies, CEPIS has since grown to represent over 450,000 ICT ...

  Thursday, January 23rd


Volunteer as a judge at this year's Scratch Coding Competition

Would you love to share your STEM knowledge and expertise with students?Would you like to help students with their STEM projects?Do you believe you could be a great resource for students interested in STEM fields?If you answered YES to any of these questions, then our future digital creators need you!Each year, the Irish Computer Society is sponsored by Lero (The ...

  Wednesday, January 22nd


ICS welcomes new Fellow Kieran McCorry