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L-R Michael Noble (Momentum), Jonathan Heggarty (Belfast Met), Andrew Flood (Prodigy Learning)

IT award for Belfast Metropolitan College

February 9, 2015 - 10:46 am in News

Belfast Metropolitan College has received the first “Outstanding Centre of Excellence Award” from Prodigy Learning for the delivery of internationally recognised IT certifications from industry leaders such as Adobe, HP and Microsoft. Prodigy Learning…

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£3.5m in new contracts for Novosco

October 28, 2014 - 10:31 am in News

IT infrastructure company Novosco has secured its biggest ever single contract as part of new deals worth £3.25million. The company, which is headquartered…

OFMDFM join with Fujitsu to launch Northern Ireland's first High Performance Computing Service

Fujitsu launches high performance computing (HPC) in Northern Ireland

October 17, 2014 - 7:19 am in News

Leading Japanese IT systems, services and products company Fujitsu has launched a High Performance Computing (HPC) Service for Northern Ireland. This…


World-leading expert makes the case for virtualisation

September 11, 2014 - 12:47 pm in News

Interactive and virtual technologies can help transform rural learning in Northern Ireland, a world-leading expert told a packed South West College (SWC) in Omagh. John Fillwalk, Director of the acclaimed Institute for Digital Intermedia Arts at Ball State…


Make your staff IT savvy

August 29, 2014 - 9:26 am in Advice, Featured Advice

US Research shows that the millennial generation (young people whose birth years range from 1980 to 2000) love technology so much that they would rather have access to social media than a bigger salary! How do you make you sure this generation continues to…


Kainos supports Girlguiding’s first coding camp

July 29, 2014 - 7:58 am in News

Girls and young women involved in guiding headed to the New Forest for a camp with a difference this weekend, as engineers from Google teamed up with digital solutions firm Kainos and charitable foundation Raspberry Pi to set the girls a digital skills challenge.…


Kainos announces July date for summer CodeCamp

June 26, 2014 - 11:43 am in News

Digital solutions company Kainos has announced the date for this year’s summer CodeCamp. The free two-week course, aimed at year 11-14 students (aged 16-18) of STEM subjects (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) and hosted in Belfast, will run…

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Kainos to nurture the next generation of IT Talent

June 23, 2014 - 7:57 am in News

Digital solutions company Kainos has been invited to play a more proactive and long-term role working with other promoters of IT talent development around the world. In March, Kainos CTO Tom Gray delivered a powerful lecture on the topic at the prestigious…

Record Growth for Helios IT - Aaron Shimmons, Technical Director and Garry MacDonald, Managing Director

Helios IT marks record growth

June 20, 2014 - 1:22 pm in News

Helios IT, one of Northern Ireland’s technology support companies, has undergone a strong period of growth and achieved a record 29% increase in the first quarter of 2014. The company is now predicting a further 22% increase for quarter two. As a result,…

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Liberty IT recognised as one of UK’s best places to work

May 21, 2014 - 7:13 am in News

Local company, Liberty IT, has been recognised as one of the best places to work in the UK by The Great Place to Work® Institute. Based in Belfast and Dublin, Liberty IT employs 400 people and is part of Liberty Mutual Insurance Group’s IT operation. Liberty…