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Pictured at the official signing of Arralis & Bluesky Aviation contract in China: (Left to right) Barry Lunn, CEO Arralis; Wang XiaoKang, Chairman CECEP; Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Richard Bruton TD; Yongkun Wang, CEO Bluesky Aviation Technology; Ambassador of Ireland to the People’s Republic of China, H.E. Paul Kavanagh

Irish Company Arralis signs $1.45 Million in New Contracts in China

  Chinese companies, Beijing Bluesky Aviation Technology and Sino TekCo, have awarded contracts valued at a total of $1.45 Million to Arralis, a technology company servicing the aerospace and security sector, founded and based in Limerick. The official signing of the contracts was witnessed by the Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Richard Bruton TD […]

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Harnessing the Cloud: The First Step is Strategy says Dermot Casey [Video]

From big corporations to aggressive startups, Dermot Casey helps companies to work better. In particular, he helps them to think strategically about how to leverage technology in the service of their business goals. Formerly COO and CTO at Storyful, now he works with Keith Bohanna at Near Future. At the Vodafone Smart Business Show in the RDS, he gave a […]

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Young people taske part in Dragons' Den at last year's EXCITED Digital Learning Festival

EXCITED Digital Learning Festival: An Interview with Ciaran Cannon TD [Audio]

Ciaran Cannon TD is our guest on today’s podcast, Fine Gael TD and former Minister of State for Training and Skills, he is the founder of the EXCITED Digital Learning Festival which will run from May 21st to 23rd in Dublin Castle. Click on the player above to listen to the show, or download it here: 27:11; 16MB; MP3. The […]

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Victim-Centric Approach is Vital says Interpol Expert on Child Exploitation [Video]

Last month Mick Moran dropped into Blacknight’s office in Carlow. As Interpol‘s Assistant Director for Human Trafficking and Child Exploitation, he has a particular interest in Internet governance and over the years he’s attended meetings of ICANN and other industry bodies. In the process he’s gotten to know our CEO, Michele Neylon, so he called in to say hello when […]

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Technology Drives Efficiency in Dairy Expansion – An Interview with Dr Edmond Harty [Audio]

On April 1, the EU lifted the quota system for dairy production which had been in place for over 30 years. Now European dairy farmers are permitted to produce as much milk as they can sell. Agriculture Minister Simon Coveney called it “the biggest policy change for rural Ireland that we’ve seen in a lifetime“. So what […]

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Apple Watch Widens the Class Gap for Trendy Tech

So the Apple Watch has arrived, and with it a new class distinction in technology. Traditionally, owning an Apple product has been something of a status symbol, marking the owner as a person of discernment, taste and means. Now you can really show off your means with the Watch Edition in Apple-patented 18-karat gold costing up to $17,000! While that […]

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Jobs, Lots of Jobs! Nitro, Blacknight and More!

Nitro, the Australian founded, San Francisco headquartered, document management company are having a week-long recruitment drive for their EMEA HQ in Dublin, culminating in a talk by their Director of Engineering, Brendan Dillon at Career Zoo tomorrow at 2:30pm. They’ve been busy promoting their ‘work hard – play hard’ corporate culture, which they’ve nicknamed ‘The Wombat Republic‘, in a a […]

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Liam Mullane and Rosemarie Sheehy at work in the Software Development Department at Dairymaster in Kerry

Exciting High Tech Careers with Dairymaster in Kerry [Video]

Christmas is a time for recruiting, especially for companies who want to get the attention of people who are home for the holidays. It’s an opportunity Dairymaster are taking very seriously with adverts in the press, radio and airports. They’ve even made a video to get the message across: agricultural technology offers a huge variety of challenging and rewarding careers. [youtube]http://youtu.be/nNZXn6Id2sU[/youtube] […]

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