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The demand for education in computer science

In a highly technological global landscape, the demand for computer science education has boomed significantly over the past decade. Market research shows that universities across the United States are seeing a growing interest in computer science degrees compared to other engineering fields. 237 more words

Office for Civil Rights (OCR) to Begin Phase 2 of HIPAA Audit Program

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office for Civil Rights (OCR) will soon begin a second phase of audits (Phase 2 Audits) of compliance with Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) privacy, security and breach notification standards (HIPAA Standards) as required by the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act. 1,204 more words

Administrative & Regulatory

US extends Air Cargo Screening Scheme

US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has extended its Air Cargo Advance Screening (ACAS) pilot programme for a further year following representations from freight forwarding representatives, and has reopened the application period for new participants. 406 more words

Information Technology

MGH honors Carolyn Kovala with Heritage Award

Marquette General Hospital has provided care to the people of the Upper Peninsula for nearly four decades. More than one million patients cared for by thousands of staff members – some of whom can’t help but stand out among their peers. 246 more words


JP Morgan

     JP Morgan 1837-1913

Starting with railroads, Morgan reorganized the public utilities and steel industries before going on to refinance the U.S. government’s war debt. That same government later investigated the wealthy businessman for antitrust practices. 1,069 more words

Information Technology

Bypass Surgery for Businesses with Constricted Information Flow

Over 50 years ago, a remarkable medical procedure called Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery (CABG) was introduced that has saved numerous lives since.  In fact, the procedure is so common today that it is performed around 500,000 times each year in the United States.   686 more words

SMB Structuring

Compuware Profit Falls To Break-Even

DETROIT — Compuware Corp. (Nasdaq: CPWR), the developer of software for mainframe and app debugging and provider of tech services, reported a tiny profit of $52,000 or less than a penny a share in its first fiscal quarter ended June 30, down from net income of $10 million or 5 cents a share a year earlier. 639 more words