Georgia State to Offer Online Master of Actuarial Science Program in Fall 2021

Starting fall 2021, the Department of Risk Management & Insurance at Georgia State University’s J. Mack Robinson College of Business will offer its highly regarded Master of Actuarial Science (MAS) degree online, allowing working professionals from any location to study at the school ranked first in North America for actuarial science research.

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WSO2 Hosts CIAM Roundtable Webinar to Discuss Modern Customer Identity and Access Management Trends, Challenges, and Solutions

Blockchain | Business Process Management | Cloud | Corporate Development | CRM & CX | Data Governance | Fintech | Information Security | International Business | Southeastern Software Association | Supply Chain, Logistics & Manufacturing | Transportation Tech | Young Professionals

WSO2, the leader in digital transformation technology, announced its plans to host a roundtable webinar on the current state of customer identity and access management (CIAM) applications, existing challenges, and innovative solutions to overcome them. The virtual roundtable will take place on June 17, 2021, at 10:30 AM IST / 01:00 PM SGT. It will feature a panel of distinguished multi-disciplinary experts and senior management from the telecommunications and banking sectors. The registration page can be accessed at https://wso2.com/webinar/ciam-trend-chat-apac.

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Colonial Pipeline Cyber-Attack: Understanding the Threat

Business Process Management | Cloud | Data Governance | Devops | Fintech | Information Security | Mobility | Southeastern Software Association | Supply Chain, Logistics & Manufacturing | Transportation Tech | Young Professionals

By: Shawn Brown, COO, Snap Tech IT

With the recent fallout surrounding the Colonial Pipeline cyber-attack felt across much of the country, I think it’s important that businesses embrace key takeaways on the techniques used in this attack and heighten our sense of awareness to detect when things are going wrong in our environment. Educating ourselves on the many shared techniques of these criminal groups, like DarkSide, will serve as an added layer of protection to our IT environments, and in many cases, our infrastructure as a whole.

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Qoppa PDF Processing API Now Available on Rapid API

Business Process Management | Cloud | Product Management | Young Professionals

Qoppa PDF Processing API is now available on Rapid API.

See how this makes it easier to connect to Qoppa’s hosted document services and start processing & converting PDF documents more efficiently!

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WSO2 Announces Free Linux Systems Administration and DevOps Engineering Training Program

Cloud | Corporate Development | Data Science & Analytics | Diversity & Inclusion | Education/STEM | Fintech | Southeastern Software Association | Talent | Young Professionals

Aimed at closing the skills gap, the company commits to a program that builds foundational digital skills by providing access to high-quality computer science training resources.

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Global Atlanta-based Fintech PPRO announces new appointments to executive and leadership teams, preps for another year of hypergrowth

Sales Leadership

Following rapid expansion spurred on by a global e-commerce boom, PPRO is announcing the appointment of newly created roles to its executive and leadership teams. Chief Commercial Officer, Claire Gates, and Senior Vice President of Banking and Payments Strategy, Tony Glasby, have joined PPRO just weeks after a second major investment announcement headlined by new investors JPMorgan Chase & Co. In addition to the newly created executive and leadership roles, PPRO will also be welcoming Jean Christian Mies to the executive team as the General Manager for Latin America.

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Arun Rai Appointed Inaugural Holder of Howard S. Starks Distinguished Chair at Robinson College of Business

Education/STEM

Arun Rai, Regents’ Professor of the University System of Georgia and co-founder and director of the Center for Digital Innovation at Georgia State University’s J. Mack Robinson College of Business, is the inaugural holder of the Howard S. Starks Distinguished Chair. The appointment was approved by the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia on April 13

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Technical Project Engineer-Are Your Technical Skills Being Challenged in a Fulfilling Career?

Business Process Management | Cloud | Data Governance | Fintech | Information Security | Southeastern Software Association | Supply Chain, Logistics & Manufacturing | Young Professionals

Challenge. Growth Opportunities. Work hard, play hard culture. Not the current state of affairs? If you’re looking to expand your skills & take your IT career to the next level in an environment brimming with opportunity, collaboration & access to ongoing training & development, read on to see what people are saying about Snap Tech IT.

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Breaking It Down: CyberDefense Identify

Business Process Management | Cloud | Data Governance | Fintech | Information Security | Southeastern Software Association | Young Professionals

By: Shawn Brown, COO, Snap Tech IT

Understanding the role of the National Institute of Standards & Technology’s Cybersecurity Framework, NIST CSF, is an essential component of the proactive approach Snap Tech IT has taken to effectively manage cybersecurity for IT environments. This end-to-end approach to cybersecurity management is known as Snap Tech IT’s CyberDefense, a collection of solutions comprised of managed & co-managed security services that are built around the NIST CSF gold standard of proven processes. Snap Tech IT CyberDefense is the best weapon in your arsenal to fight back again cybercriminals & minimize total losses from attacks.

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What Is the NIST Cybersecurity Framework?

Business Process Management | Cloud | Data Governance | Fintech | Information Security | Southeastern Software Association | Transportation Tech | Young Professionals

By: Shawn Brown, COO, Snap Tech IT

If your company is like most, improving cybersecurity is at the top of everyone’s agenda these days; however, it is an enormous task, and many people don’t know where to start. I suggest that we start with a proven framework. So, today we are going to look at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Cybersecurity Framework (CSF) and how it can help your company improve its cybersecurity and better protect against cyber-attacks.

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Clearing Up Confusion About Cloud Computing

Business Process Management | Cloud | Data Governance | Education/STEM | Fintech | Information Security | Southeastern Software Association | Young Professionals

By: Karl Bickmore, CEO, Snap Tech IT

Cloud computing remains elusive for most organizations. The many approaches to strategy and numerous vendors have made it a confusing world. Most of you realize that you should be doing at least some of your business in the cloud. But do you often wonder if all your information technology (IT) activities should be cloud-based? Two cloud confusion incidents that recently occurred during the normal course of business inspired me to write about this.

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Finalists Named for the 2021 TAG Fintech South Innovation Challenge

Fintech

10 Companies Selected for Education and Mentoring Program, Concluding with Fintech South Pitch Off for $25,000 Prize

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TAG Fintech Society Names 2021 ADVANCE Award Finalists

Fintech

Twelve Companies Demonstrate Fintech Innovation with Connection to Georgia

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Technology Association of Georgia Announces Full Agenda for the Georgia Technology Summit

Virtual Conference Highlights Leaders and Innovation Across the Peach State

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Technology Association of Georgia Unveils TAG Tech Award Finalists

Award winners will be announced at the 2021 Georgia Technology Summit, April 28-29, 2021.

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Technology Association of Georgia Unveils Top 10 Innovative Technology Companies in Georgia

Winners to be featured at the 2021 Georgia Technology Summit – Georgia’s Largest Technology Industry Showcase.

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Applications Open for TAG’s Fintech South Innovation Challenge

Fintech

Winner of the Fintech Startup Competition Receives $25,000 Cash Award

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Applications Now Open For TAG Fintech’s ADVANCE Awards

Program Recognizes Innovation in Well-established Financial Technology

Companies with Georgia Connection

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TAG’s Fintech South Returns to the Virtual Stage on June 22 – 24, 2021

Fintech

Virtual Event Now Accepting Speaking Proposals and Award Applications

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TAG Corporate Development Announces New 2021 Board Leadership & Members

Corporate Development

The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG) Corporate Development Society is pleased to announce the appointments of new leadership and members to their 2021 Board of Directors.

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TAG Launches 2020 Fintech Ecosystem Update

Fintech

170 Fintech companies, 38,000+ employees, $715+ million YTD in Local Fintech Investments

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Technology Association of Georgia Announces Its Annual Diversity Leadership Award Finalists

Diversity & Inclusion

Converge will honor top companies and organizations that embrace and embody inclusion and serve as stewards of our community fostering innovation. We will also celebrate one of the highest honors in Georgia’s technology community of Diversity and Inclusion leader of the year.

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Georgia Defense Industrial Base Task Force (GaDIBT) formed to support Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC)

Georgia Defense Industrial Base Taskforce | Information Security

The task force is made up of industry experts who lend their experience to developing resources and educational webinars to support Georgia companies as they prepare for CMMC.

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Technology Association of Georgia Announces Converge Line Up

Diversity & Inclusion

Virtual Conference Continues to Bolster Content from Biggest Leaders of Inclusion and Innovation.

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