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…

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.…

Ukraine’s Run for Sziget

Nearly twenty years ago was the first of Ukraine’s run for Sziget, most didn’t even understand what had happened, but the band Braty bluzu from the wonderful pre-Carpathian town of Kalush were the first to perform at the even then well-renowned music festival, in a newly revive democratic Eastern Europe! Yesterday, I was informed of…

Ban Hate Monger Valentina Lisitsia

Ukraine hate monger Valentina Lisitsia should be banned from entering Canada and performing anywhere in this country. This should be the stand of anyone who holds normal social values and abhors hate speech of any kind, period. I could not agree more with the president of the Ukrainian Canadian Congress president Paul Grod who concluded…