Connectivity: Bridging the Digital Divide in America

This brave new digital world we’re building every day requires a high-speed broadband connection. That’s a link not available to 25 million Americans – 19 million of whom live in rural areas. Nearly 31 percent of rural residents in the United States are unable to take advantage of digital services and capabilities that are an everyday part of life for urban residents – from running […]

Creating Opportunities for Women in IT (it starts with STEM)

It’s a fairly well known fact that women are underrepresented in the worlds of science, technology, engineering, and math. Some progress has definitely been made, so let’s see where the statistics stand today. Statistics show that women now hold a lower share of computer science jobs than they did in the 1980’s.  New technologies are advancing rapidly and solutions to store, compute, and transfer data […]