Globally, the digital transformation market is forecasted to expand from $469.8 billion in 2020 to $1,009.8 billion by 2025. Across industries, organizations are overhauling their front-end user interfaces as well as back-end business processes to increase productivity, boost operational efficiency, streamline product development, introduce new revenue streams, and improve customer experiences.  The digital products facilitating […]

“Digital transformation was coming no matter what,” says Craig Rosenberg, Distinguished VP-Analyst at Gartner, a top tech research and consultancy firm. “COVID-19 just accelerated everything. In other words, digital transformation is here to stay.” Published in LinkedIn’s Global State of Sales 2021 report, Rosenberg’s remarks highlight an operational overhaul that has revolutionized fields from healthcare […]

Due to the widespread influence of technology in today’s world, communicating with computers has become more paramount than ever. Coding is how we “speak” to computers and other machines, telling them to perform specific actions that might be too tedious or repetitive to do manually. Coding is also used to program everything from apps to […]

Programming forms the basis of many day-to-day tech activities. From the app, you use to order a pizza to the speech recognition that lets you dictate a text, many of the services we use every day have been created by people writing computer programs.  However, programming can appear to be an intimidating and impenetrable discipline, […]

For the past decade, data analytics has been one of the most popular fields in information technology (IT)—and for good reason. However, data analytics is not without its challenges, making professionals in the field all the more sought-after. So in what ways is data analytics hard?  While it’s not easy, it’s also not all that […]

Whenever there’s a mention of machine learning (ML) or artificial intelligence (AI), most people want to know: Is machine learning hard to learn? On the surface, it’s understandable why many people believe it to be a complicated subject to master.  For one, there’s math involved. Secondly, you need to have extensive programming knowledge and be […]

Meet Peter Nsaka, a mentor for Springboard’s Software Engineering Career Track.  Peter Nsaka is one of many software engineers enabling the “low-code revolution”–the advent of drag-and-drop website builders like Wix, Squarespace, and Webflow that enable non-programmers to establish a web presence for their small business. He’s a backend engineer at Shopify, a low-code platform for […]

A former professional hockey player, Springboard alum Jorge Marin now channels his love for competitive sports into tennis, which he plays at the USTA 4.5 level–the third highest ranking for amateur tennis, according to the National Tennis Rating Program.  Tennis is commonly hailed as one of the toughest sports to master given the variety of physical, […]