• What is a Ransomware Attack?
On Friday, 14th May 2021 The HSE were victims of a significant ransomware attack on some of its IT systems overnight. As reported earlier today, the IT systems remains shut down, So what is a Ransomware Attack? How does it happen? What Happens Next?   Ransomware is a form of Cyber Attack, which is is an

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  • HSE Ransomware Attack
May 17, 2021
The HSE IT systems remains shut down after experiencing a “significant ransomware attack” on Friday.   The ransomware attack was blamed on international criminals and was said to be targeting healthcare records, but officials said patient safety was not at risk.   Taoiseach Micheal Martin has said the Government will not negotiate with whoever is

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  • 2 Nanometer Chip Technology
IBM have unveiled the world’s first 2 Nanometer Chip technology, which is set to become a breakthrough in semiconductor design and process, playing a critical role in everything from computing, to appliances, to communication devices, transportation systems, and critical infrastructure. The new chip will propel major leaps forward in performance and energy efficiency according to

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  • Apple Launch new iMac, iPad Pro, AirTags
Apple introduced its latest technology this week at an event broadcast from California, featuring new iMac, iPad Pro, AirTags    iMac   An all new iMac featuring a much more compact and remarkably thin design, enabled by the M1 chip. The new iMac offers powerful performance in a design that’s just 11.5 millimeters thin, with

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  • Validation Principles and Practices for the Medical Technology Industry
The Irish Medtech Association Skillnet and contracting organisation, the Irish Medtech Association, the Ibec group that represents the Medical Technology Industry present the Validation Principles and Practices programme for the medical technology industry.   This programme has been designed to meet the growing requirements of Irish companies in filling validation roles and is delivered through

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  • Elements of AI Free
Take the Elements of AI free online course and join over 350,000 other people learning about the basics of AI worldwide. The Goal is to Demystify AI The Elements of AI is a series of free programmes created by Reaktor and the University of Helsinki. The aim of these courses is to encourage as broad

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  • Tech Careers Expo
BCS Recruitment is going virtual in 2020. Furthermore, they’re launching their newest event, Tech Careers Expo, on Wednesday 15th July. This is a FREE ONLINE employment fair aimed at those seeking a career within the tech industry. The Expo is free to attend for tech & IT professionals and will feature thousands of highly-paid jobs

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  • tech job in Limerick
Limerick is proving to be a major player in Ireland’s tech industry.   Limerick continues to be a force to be reckoned within Irish tech. As they advance, major firms are drawn to placing operations there. Furthermore, the thriving tech ecosystem allows jobseeker looking for a career in STEM can apply for roles across a

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Ireland’s Digital Town 2019 has gone to Sligo highlighting its achievements in digitisation. The initiative, founded by IE Domain Registry, aims to convey the benefits that the internet brings to towns. Furthermore, they work at ensuring local economies and SMEs about advantages and potential of digital technology. This event was celebrated at The Model Gallery,

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  • digital upskilling
Last week, as part of Budget 2020, the Government announced plans to increase funding to Skillnet Ireland. Skillnet are responsible for the promotion and facilitation of workforce learning. This comes as great news for the tech agency. Furthermore, they will see an increase from 28pc to €35.9m for next year. In addition, industry contributions will

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