Originally published in Global Banking and Finance Review Derek Britton from Micro Focus looks at the skills and technologies required to keep FSS sector Enterprise IT vibrant.
Neil Fowler, Micro Focus Development Director, looks at the challenges of aligning skills requirements to IT business priorities, and suggests some strategies for overcoming the issues.
Micro Focus has been hosting work experience students in the Newbury HQ since 2010. Sue Lamb from HR looks back over this program and blogs about it's successes. What do the students learn? What does Micro Focus get back in return? All is revealed in her blog - read on.
Work Experience student Patrick Nield spent a week with different departments in the Newbury Headquarters. But what did he learn, who did he meet and was it better than school? Read on to find out.
Phillip Miller, Senior Development Manager at Micro Focus looks at the challenges facing Development Managers as they look to resource the maintenance of core COBOL systems.
A retrospective on the recent Micro Focus Developer Day in Washington DC by #DevDay novice Mark Plant. An overview and heap of reasons why today's enterprise developer should attend in person at a #DevDay soon to see the future of COBOL and Mainframe application development for themselves.
Paula Willis, Visual Studio IDE Development Team Leader, looks at the options available to those who face arguably the biggest challenge in an IT organisation – the developers themselves. They work at the coal face of organisational application development and understand the staffing challenges better than most.