5 months into the pandemic: Next steps, starting now

It’s now been five months since COVID-19 disrupted virtually every business on the planet, wreaking havoc with the lives, dreams, and security of billions of people. Much has changed forever, and each of us...

Construction productivity tool grows during COVID-19

Alec Thomson said the shift to digital tools in the construction industry had been slow. Then, COVID-19 hit. The pandemic, he said, has made digital tools essential for keeping projects moving. And it has helped...

Saint Peter’s teams up with IBM for Skills Academy

Saint Peter’s University said this week that its Frank J. Guarini School of Business is partnering with IBM to develop an IBM Skills Academy on the Jersey City campus. The IBM Skills Academy is a...

Tech Trends: After $2.5M raise, Futurestay faces COVID-19 travel crash … and prevails (despite...

It’s no surprise that the travel industry has taken a disproportionate hit from the COVID-19 economic crisis as people sheltered in place. So, it was inevitable that New Brunswick-based travel technology startup Futurestay, led by...

TrueFort partners with airloom, expands into Australia, New Zealand

TrueFort, a Weehawken-based application detection and response company, announced it has partnered with airloom to establish a presence in Australia and New Zealand. airloom is a cyber security consulting firm that provides advisory, design, build...

NJEDA to provide e-commerce tech assistance for businesses during COVID-19

Restaurants, retail stores and personal care businesses in New Jersey will be getting help from the state’s economic authority to continue to operate safely during the COVID-19 pandemic. The New Jersey Economic Development Authority announced...

BD names Stewart to SVP of strategy, investor relations

BD, a global medical technology company based in Franklin Lakes, announced on Monday it has appointed Kristen Stewart to the newly-created role of senior vice president of strategy and investor relations, effective Aug. 31. In...

Cognizant to acquire New Signature, a cloud-native business

Teaneck-based Cognizant announced on Tuesday it has agreed to acquire New Signature, a Washington, D.C.-based independent Microsoft public cloud transformation specialist. The acquisition will expand Cognizant’s cloud advisory services and will provide the foundation for...

Jerrick appoints Standish as chairman of the board, Schiller steps down

Jerrick Media Holdings Inc., the Fort Lee-based parent company and creator of the Vocal platform, announced on Thursday that Mark Standish has been named chairman of the board of directors, taking over the role...

Cognizant expands digital engineering services with acquisition of Tin Roof Software

Teaneck-based IT services company Cognizant said on Tuesday it will acquire Tin Roof Software, a software product engineering and consulting firm. Tin Roof, which is based in Atlanta, Georgia, specializes in digital products for companies...

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