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Industry skills shortage creates demand for IT graduates

As demand increases within Scotland’s digital technologies industry, market leaders have warned that the industry is facing a critical skills shortage. With over 70,000 people working in web design, software development and telecommunications, a further 10,000 people are needed each year to support this growth and fill these positions. With graduate starting salaries at over […]

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Data Centre Visit

On Monday morning (14 April 2014), a group of MSc Information and Network Security students, along with a couple of lecturers, visited the University’s national industry award shared Data Centre. The visit consisted of a tour of the building and the inside of the data centre (server and network racks) and a presentation on the […]

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WebRTC – The future of web communications?

WebRTC, short for Web Real Time Communications started attracting the attention of developers at the end of 2012, and is tipped to start gaining traction in both the web design and developer communities in 2013 as the specification begins to mature. So what exactly does WebRTC do and how does it work?  The goal of […]

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