Security concerns remain a major barrier to internet of things adoption

Internet of Things World has released its annual IoT security concerns survey. It found that an overwhelming majority (85%) believe that security concerns remain a major obstacle to the roll-out of Internet of Things (IoT).

Publication Date: 11/10/2020

Open Source Software

Open Source Software (OSS) is software provided under a license that allows users to access and improve it for their own purposes.

Publication Date: 05/10/2020

Upskilling in the New Norm

Since its launch in 2014, the eSkills Malta Foundation has understood its important, challenging role.

Publication Date: 24/09/2020

Drive to Improve Flash-Based Storage Reliability

This year, researchers from Carnegie Mellon University and Facebook investigated the reliability of flash-based SSDs in a study of Google's data centres.

Publication Date: 13/09/2020

How to protect yourself from cybercrime?

It is easy to believe that the only form of cybercrime that you must worry about is hackers stealing your financial information.

Publication Date: 16/08/2020

Shaping Europe's Digital Future

The EU Digital Strategy sets out the path Europe needs to take to go its own way, with a digital Europe that reflects the best of Europe.

Publication Date: 16/07/2020

Driving Digital Maturity

From its inception in 2014, the eSkills Malta Foundation has spearheaded developments in ICT policy and education, while also championing local tech talent both locally and overseas.

Publication Date: 13/07/2020

Digital Economy and Society Index 2020 – Malta ranks 5th out of 28 countries

Digital technologies are profoundly changing our life, in the way we work, do business, and the way we travel, communicate and the way we live.

Publication Date: 06/07/2020

ĠEMMA partners with the eSkills Malta Foundation on Digital Skills, Scams and Frauds

ĠEMMA’s mandate is to inculcate retirement and financial capability – focusing primarily on the following financial capability life skill domains

Publication Date: 02/07/2020

A synergy to promote digitalisation

The MCA has long been involved in helping the public to explore opportunities that come with living in a digital society.

Publication Date: 15/06/2020

Malta ranks 5th in DESI Index 2020

Malta ranks 5th out of the 28 EU Member States in the Digital Economy and Society Index (DESI) 2020. Based on data prior to the pandemic, the country performs above the EU average in all the five dimensions of the index.

Publication Date: 15/06/2020

Is Technology Helping Us Live Better Lives?

Technological progress is transforming the concept of society. From the interaction between a small group of people or area to the connection between people across the globe. However, the relationship

Publication Date: 10/05/2020

EU Rolling Plan for ICT Standardisation Published!

The Rolling Plan for ICT Standardisation provides a unique bridge between EU policies and standardisation activities in the field of information and communication technologies (ICT).

Publication Date: 07/05/2020

Digital skills and young people

The more a person knows about technology, the more attractive they become for an interviewer, stresses Claude Calleja, Executive at the eSkills Malta Foundation.

Publication Date: 03/05/2020


Telework sounds like a fancy work-from-your-telephone type of job, but it's just a synonym for telecommuting.

Publication Date: 12/04/2020

Request for initiatives to increase digital skills and education during COVID-19

The Digital Skills and Jobs Coalition are currently gathering best practices from the EU member countries about the initiatives they are creating to increase digital skills and education during the COVID-19 period.

Publication Date: 08/04/2020

COVID-19 and opportunities for schools and businesses

The Coronavirus pandemic has brought a cataclysmic effect on society, industry and education. This was not something planned for, and most organisations and countries were not prepared to face something like this.

Publication Date: 16/03/2020

Success in Cybersecurity Conference 2020

The eSkills Malta Foundation, partnered up with various stakeholders to organise a conference on Cyber Security on 5th February 2020 at the Corinthia Palace Hotel and Spa.

Publication Date: 18/02/2020

A Practical Standards for the ICT Sector

Practical standards are there to develop individuals into a higher professional and importantly to make them more effective in our job.

Publication Date: 13/02/2020

Rethinking the Future of Work for Women: The Reskilling Revolution Needed to Face Automation

The International Telecommunication Union (ITU) and the Permanent Mission of Mexico to the United Nations held a side-event at the UNHQs on the future of work for women

Publication Date: 20/12/2019

Has Social Media Made Us Less Social?

On some social media sites, content published there may spread virally across social networks.

Publication Date: 09/12/2019

Five years down the line for the eSkills Malta Foundation

Malta has always been at the forefront when it comes to the technology sector. But this is not by chance and there are various reasons for this.

Publication Date: 22/11/2019

Request for Quotation for the Analysis of the Gender Gap in the Digital Sector

The RFQ Request for Quotation for the Analysis of the Digital Gap in the Digital Sector closed on Friday 15th November 2019.

Publication Date: 18/11/2019

An outstanding EU Code Week 2019 for Malta

This year, for the third consecutive year, Malta placed first with the highest number of coding events held per capita during EU Code Week.

Publication Date: 11/11/2019

The Malta IT Professionalism Conference 2019

The eSkills Malta Foundation, as it had done in previous years, organised an IT Professionalism Conference on the 24th October 2019.

Publication Date: 28/10/2019

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