Increased workload taking its toll on developer wellbeing

In today’s remote working, all-digital world, software developers are under immense pressure to deliver – and it’s having an impact on their mental health. A new report from software firm The Qt Company, says 65 percent of businesses are worried about the wellbeing of their software developers. Today, companies are rushing to bring connected devices to market as quickly as …

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IT teams still suffering under an increased workload

When the pandemic first hit and businesses sent their employees to work remotely, a lot of pressure was placed on IT staff. More than a year into the pandemic, IT departments are still feeling the heat. According to a new report from SaaS provider AvePoint, based on a poll of 200 UK businesses, nearly half (48 percent) of IT teams …

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Tech workers are struggling with increased workloads

The Covid-19 pandemic has led people to use the internet more than ever before, placing IT workers across the globe under unprecedented pressure. A new report from recruitment consultancy and IT outsourcing company Harvey Nash states that more than half (55 percent) of IT professionals have had to manage larger workloads over the past year, resulting in various mental health …

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Lockdown increased risks as security teams shrank

The Covid-19 health crisis has exacerbated the cybersecurity problems businesses in the UK and the US were already facing. According to a new report from Exabeam, based on a poll of more than 1,000 IT security professionals, organizations were forced to cut IT security staff to survive the pandemic. Fewer workers in the IT security sector, however, meant greater risk …

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