How to become not just a good, but a better system administrator
Many system administrators complain about low income, monotonous work, lack of prospects. This is not beginners, but experienced professionals – so it's not just knowledge and skills. That, except technical…

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Revaluation of values: the results of the crypto world in 2018
After the dizzying rise of cryptocurrencies in December 2017 in 2018, it's time for the harsh truth: the authorities took up the regulation of the market, and investors stopped believing…

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Why you need a certified it specialist
A few years ago, the term "certified specialist" was puzzling. Now the situation has changed. To be competitive in the it market, you need extensive knowledge, experience, and certification –…

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Former head of Yota Devices decided to make money on hockey

Vladislav Martynov launches a system of processing and analysis of sports matches
The Iceberg project, created by the team of Yota Devices co-founder Vladislav Martynov, will work on November 24. The system will track the actions of players during the match for more than five hundred parameters and determine their effectiveness based on mathematical algorithms. The know-how of the project consists in the speed of removing the metrics from the playing field, fast processing and analysis of all data. According to plans, it should become popular among hockey teams for coaches and General managers in the evaluation and re-evaluation of players and the selection of juniors. Before the official launch of the project Martynov refused to comment on it. Competitors say that the former head of Yota Devices engaged in a promising business. Continue reading

Examples of “new” IT companies

In the course of digital transformation, companies that previously ordered IT solutions themselves become centers of competence in the field of information technology. It’s inevitable. And understandable. IT companies should take this into account in the business model
Digital transformation forces large corporate customers in the field of information technology to determine the model of product creation in the field of information technology: outsourcing, insourcing, crowdsourcing. Instead of the expected transition to outsourcing (each focuses on core competencies), leading corporations from a variety of industries began to build the capacity of subsidiaries of IT-service structures.

Although the “Sberbank-Technologies”, “LUKOIL-inform” and itsk appeared relatively long time, but their weight on the IT market continues to grow. For example, Sberbank technologies increased its revenue in 2017 by 49% with an average growth of 100 largest IT companies by 12%, that is, the company continues to grow actively, “selecting” potential orders from outsourcers. Continue reading

Sensors everywhere: six stories of incredible profits and artificial intelligence (part 1)

The world has entered the digital era: information technology helps companies earn billions, and those who do not have time for progress, the new economy punishes without mercy
Practice shows: who does not adapt, he dies. A recent example is the American toy company Toys “R” US, which had 800 stores in the US and the same in other countries. Instead of developing online trading, the company opened new high-value stores. Some of them were with amusement parks and attractions. The company had no profit since 2013 and eventually lost to retail stores with online sales channels. At the end of 2017, Toys “R” US filed for bankruptcy, and in 2018 announced the closure and sale of its stores. Continue reading

Free simulator for the formation of practical programming skills
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"Code is the law": how to avoid substitution of the principle of decentralization (part 1)
The history of the Ethereum platform — will the blockchain really open an era of managed self-regulation? The end of winter was marked by the merger of several dozen companies,…

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Sensors everywhere: six stories of incredible profits and artificial intelligence (part 2)
History fifth. Big Data for the entertainment industry Netflix owes much of its success to algorithms that analyze user data and help make movie recommendations. The recommendation system affects 80%…

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Sensors everywhere: six stories of incredible profits and artificial intelligence (part 2)
History fifth. Big Data for the entertainment industry Netflix owes much of its success to algorithms that analyze user data and help make movie recommendations. The recommendation system affects 80%…

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