Articles By Patrick Thibodeau

U.S. government creates ‘tech fellows’ program

U.S. government creates ‘tech fellows’ program

The U.S. government can't offer stock options, laundry service and catered lunches to prospective job candidates, but it can offer...

September 22nd, 2011 Patrick Thibodeau
Server virtualization pushes storage demand to new highs

Server virtualization pushes storage demand to new highs

In 2001, VMware Inc. delivered its first virtualization products for x86 servers, setting off what has become one of today's biggest...

September 15th, 2011 Patrick Thibodeau
Want a job? These U.S. tech firms are hiring

Want a job? These U.S. tech firms are hiring

This month's U.S. Labor Department report showing zero U.S. employment growth in August makes it appear that hiring has fallen...

September 15th, 2011 Patrick Thibodeau
Server virtualization pushes storage demand higher

Server virtualization pushes storage demand higher

ORLANDO -- In 2001, VMware Inc. delivered its first virtualization products for x86 servers, setting off what has become one of...

September 14th, 2011 Patrick Thibodeau
How 9/11 changed data centres

How 9/11 changed data centres

Data centres have always been secure, tightly controlled facilities, but 9/11 brought about changes that pushed security and physical protections...

September 13th, 2011 Patrick Thibodeau
Romney sees tech skills shortage, and H-1B visa need

Romney sees tech skills shortage, and H-1B visa need

WASHINGTON -- Mitt Romney, a top candidate for the Republican presidential nomination, has released an economic plan that would make...

September 8th, 2011 Patrick Thibodeau
Outsourced and fired, IT workers fight back

Outsourced and fired, IT workers fight back

On the day they were fired early last year, about 40 IT employees at Molina Healthcare Inc. had been gathered...

August 18th, 2011 Patrick Thibodeau
U.S. clarifies H-1B, green card rules to attract investment

U.S. clarifies H-1B, green card rules to attract investment

WASHINGTON - The White House is attempting to make it more attractive for foreign entrepreneurs to create a business in...

August 4th, 2011 Patrick Thibodeau
Temp tech wages stall after earlier gains

Temp tech wages stall after earlier gains

After two straight quarters of gains, the wages paid to tech workers at temporary jobs have stalled, according to Yoh...

August 4th, 2011 Patrick Thibodeau
Fears rise in IT circles over new economic downturn

Fears rise in IT circles over new economic downturn

WASHINGTON - The IT sector has done reasonably well coming out the recession. More IT budgets this year were up...

July 21st, 2011 Patrick Thibodeau