Business school heads vow to fight axing of MBA apprenticeship

Gordon B. Johnson

The heads of primary British small business faculties have vowed to thwart government options to axe the MBA apprenticeship by splitting the review into two, with the majority even now remaining lined by the training programme.

Apprenticeships for senior executives have mushroomed following government reforms to abilities funding that forced businesses with once-a-year payrolls bigger than £3m to set aside an equivalent to .five for every cent of this sum for investing on place of work training schemes.

Unhappiness that levy resources were remaining spent in this way, on programmes costing up to £18,000, prompted training secretary Gavin Williamson to

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U.S. Consumer Spending Plunges Record 7.5%

Gordon B. Johnson

U.S. buyer paying fell by a file amount in March, reflecting the seismic shock to demand from coronavirus-linked lockdowns.

The Commerce Section described Thursday that own use expenses declined by 7.five%, or $1.thirteen trillion, past month — the sharpest month-to-month fall on documents that go back again to 1959. The earlier file was a decrease of two.1% in January 1987.

Government-issued “stay-at-home” orders “led to speedy improvements in demand, as companies and universities switched to remote work or canceled functions, and people canceled, restricted, or redirected their paying,” the division observed.

The report also confirmed own money fell by two%

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Atos acquires data science firm Miner & Kasch

Gordon B. Johnson

Paris and Irving, Texas, April 22, 2020,

Atos, a world wide leader in digital transformation, nowadays announced its acquisition of Miner & Kasch, an synthetic intelligence (AI) and info science consulting business headquartered in Elkridge, Maryland that specializes in building smart finish-to-finish, info-driven options. With this acquisition, Atos will enhance its significant info and AI consulting practice of zData specialists to accelerate its Data Science-as-a-Service presenting and to deploy edge and following technology info science platforms for industry options at a world wide scale.

In 2017, Atos expanded info engineering capabilities with the acquisition of zData, a leader in significant

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Atos supercomputers support global coronavirus research in Brazil

Gordon B. Johnson

Belonging to Laboratório Nacional de Computação Científica and SENAI CIMATEC, the significant-general performance pcs Santos Dumont and Ogbon, both made by Atos, are staying employed on scientific tests for the progress of medicines and vaccines in opposition to COVID-19

 

Brazil, 27 April 2020

Atos, a world-wide leader in digital transformation, announces that two of its supercomputers in Brazil are staying employed in research for the progress of vaccines and medication in opposition to the coronavirus. These are Santos Dumont, which belongs to the Nationwide Laboratory for Scientific Computing (LNCC), and Ogbon, at SENAI CIMATEC. The supercomputers are thought of the

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GENCI, CEA, CPU and Atos arm European scientists against COVID19 with HPC facilities

Gordon B. Johnson

Paris, April 28, 2020

Two of the most powerful supercomputers in France, Joliot-Curie, operated at the CEA’s supercomputing center (TGCC), and Occigen, operated at CPU’s supercomputing center (CINES), are providing urgent computing access to large computer resources to European research teams involved in the fight against COVID-19. The aim is to perform epidemiological studies of COVID-19 virus spread, understand its molecular structure and behavior and massively screen and test potential future molecules, to accelerate the search for an effective vaccine and support the global fight against the virus. Both supercomputers are based on Atos’ BullSequana platform, global leader in digital

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