Thirteen Ukrainian Firms Make IOAP’s Global Outsourcing 100

Austin – February 20, 2017. The 2017 Global Outsourcing 100 were announced with thirteen Ukrainian firms making the coveted ratings list. The criteria for the selection is based on size and growth; customer references, awards & certifications, programs for innovation, and Corporate Social Responsibility according to the IOAP`s listing page. Growing recognition in Global Outsourcing 100…

Future Processing of Poland Opening Branch in Ternopil Ukraine

Ternopil – On February 9, 2017 CEO of Future Processing Jaroslaw Czaja and Ternopil’s Mayor Serhiy Nadal signed a cooperation agreement which would create up to one hundred positions in the IT sector for the western Ukrainian city. This move by Future Processing, based in nearshore Gliwice, Poland, and part of the European Union, is…

Ukrainian White Hat Hackers Best in 2016

While Ukrainian hackers are known the  world over, the white hat hackers are often overlooked, with an emphasis being placed on those involved in criminal activity.  The AIN.ua website recently published  a piece on the Capture The Flag Team from the Ihor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnical Institute which ranked amonst the best in 2016.   The team…

Wins-Losses for Ukraine’s IT Industry in 2016

The Kyiv-based website Finance.ua published a piece on respectively five wins and losses for Ukraine’s IT industry in 2016. Below is a translation of the article which appeared on January 3, 2017 written by Vsevolod Nekrasov who specializes on the IT industry in Ukraine. What was lost and what was gained in 2016 in the…

What Will Information Technology Outsourcing Bring Ukraine in 2017

NV Business, an online publication based in Kyiv Ukraine, wanted to get a take of what 2017 would bring the information technology outsourcing industry in Ukraine. They selected the top three managers based on the European Business Association’s ranking, and the association’s IT Committee Chairman also added his comments. They put the following question to them:…

September 11 2001 – Memories of Countless Losses

For many people the events of September 11 2001 seem to have occurred just yesterday. I like many others who are old enough to remember can in their mind’s eye picture exactly where they were during that brutal attacks on the World Trade Center on that beautiful Tuesday morning. At that time I was living…

Raw Death as Opposed to Sanitized Death

While I was writing a piece regarding remembering those who were lost in the tragedy of September 11, 2001 I decided to use the phrase raw death. Within that piece I alluded that raw death was the experience that most people in the world experience when they are faced with the loss of someone close,…

Restaurant Bon Apétite Des Antilles – Pretty Tasty

About two months ago I came across a restaurant in my new neighbourhood called Restaurant Bon Apétite Des Antilles. It hadn’t been there earlier on in the year so I decided to take a step in and to have a sampling of their food. Their address is 2525 Provost which is in the Burough of Lachine…

Mother’s Day – A Ukrainian Soldier’s Message

There is always a time to thank those who brought us into the world and nurtured us as youth, though one of the best days to do so is on Mother’s Day! Ukraine’s soldiers have greetings for their mother’s on this upcoming Mother’s Day. These files, greetings and files were obtained from a friend I…

Texas A&M – Out of Line on Alexander Dugin

On April 22 I was informed of a Webinar that will take place with one of Russia’s chief genocide-mongers Alexander Dugin and will be taking place at Texas A&M University.While we all love freedom of speech, the likes of Dugin and anything he speaks should be barred in all countries that support Ukraine’s democratic aspirations.…