Category: Teaching

Our colleagues from the Salamanca University Press see the results of their hard work

Salamanca University Press positions itself as the 24th best academic Spanish publisher, as indicated in the “Qualitative study of academic press 2018” elaborated on the basis of data from 2014 to 2017 by the Academic Books Research Group (ILIA) from the Spanish National Research Council.

Internet Security, a key element in today’s world

Lately we have seen many news items talk about Internet security issues, data theft, companies unlocking their systems due to blackmail. All this news has caused increased interest in cybersecurity.

Internet security measures are taken to protect against attacks on the network. The most important measures are preventive; they consist in eliminating any potential dangers.

Smart Cities and Smart Buildings are a fast approaching reality

The cities of the 21st century cannot be understood without understanding their progressive technological development. All the cities that wish to improve the lives of their citizens have the objective of promoting technological management. Many cities have already started this progress and have become true Smart Cities.

Project management and ICT management, key to the companies of the future

Technological development caused profound changes in our society. Changes that affect both the macroeconomy and the labour market as well as the daily life of citizens.

Information and communication technologies (ICT) have been the driving force behind many of these changes. A wide range of sectors in all kinds of companies require ICT, for this reason organizations need employees who have knowledge of multiple disciplines.

Do you know what a Z-System is?

The majority of people would not be able to explain what a Z-system is, nor what it is used for. Z-System is a platform that offers the best protection available on the market. Innovative techniques and DevOps approaches are implemented through new updates and architectures. They support the application of advanced analytics, cloud computing, the use of Linux as the operating system, or the application of open source standards and applications.

Social Media is not about posting whatsoever

An essential aspect of any company has always been communication and now internet is the most important medium of communication. Poor communication can have disastrous consequences on the performance of a company. Today, the internet is like a showcase, where companies can make themselves known to the rest of the world and inform their target customers of what they have to offer. For successful communication a great deal of digital and internet marketing skills is required.

The promising future of Digital Animation professionals

The growth of digital animation continues unabated. Movies, video games, advertising, applications and web content are the main areas where animation is used today.

Hundreds of animated films have been made in the last year. Despite the large size of this market, it has already been surpassed by the video game industry. The profits from this industry in Spain are expected to exceed 1.4 billion in 2020, this figure shows the great importance of this sector in terms of economy.

The Internet of Things revolution

I’m sure many of you have already heard of the Internet of Things (IoT) but you may not know exactly what it is. The internet of things is a concept which is essentially concerned with connecting all kinds of objects together in order to completely eliminate the need for human intervention. This is only possible thanks to research in various technological branches such as artificial intelligence or sensor-based information systems.

Blockchain is becoming an everyday part of our lives

Blockchain is a system in which data is encoded in the blocks linked by chains, these chains make the transfer of information secure.

It is easier to understand Blockchain than one might think at first. Blockchain is said to be decentralized as it does not require intermediaries and is controlled through multiple nodes that make it impossible to lose information.