TechXtra News Blog

OneStep Jobs now includes SPIEWorks: Current Job Postings

Posted in News by Roddy MacLeod on July 16, 2009

Job vacancies in optics, photonics, aerospace, astronomy, nanotechnology, coatings, etc, from SPIEWorks have been added to TechXtra OneStep Jobs.

OneStep Jobs includes details of many thousands of job vacancies from top sources in one place.

Roddy MacLeod
TechXtra Manager


White papers, webcasts and other free downloads available via TechXtra

Posted in News by Roddy MacLeod on July 13, 2009

TechXtra, the free science search engine, operates an affiliation scheme through which numerous White Papers, webcasts and other documents are available for free download.

Here are some examples:

A Smarter Start: Preparing Data with SPSS Statistics Base  Webcast. Before you can analyze your data, you must prepare it for analysis. SPSS Statistics Base offers an array of techniques and features to help users validate data in order to ensure more complete, effective, and accurate analysis.

Strategies to Run a Lean Supply Chain: How Principles of Lean Manufacturing Transfer Benefits to Operations White Paper. Explore the process of lean manufacturing and how it can be applied to supply chain management.

Protecting Your Network Against the Growing Danger of Web Attacks  White Paper.

 “Employee Web Use and Misuse: Companies, Their Employees and the Internet”  White Paper.  Is it okay for employees to spend time on social networking sites, shopping online or downloading pirated music? What are the risks associated with web surfing?

More white papers, downloads and podcasts available internationally are available.

Roddy MacLeod
TechXtra Manager

Free Pipeline and Gas, Processing, and Processing & Control News magazines

Posted in News by Roddy MacLeod on July 9, 2009

TechXtra operates an affiliation scheme through which numerous free magazine subscriptions are available to qualifying professionals.

Here are three sample magazines which are available internationally or in Europe:

Pipeline & Gas Journal is the recognized authority worldwide on industry standards and Best Practices in oil and gas pipeline design, construction, operations, maintenance and integrity.

Processing is recognized across the process industries as the leading source for up-to-date product and equipment solutions. The targeted audience is readers who purchase instrumentation, control systems, pumps, motors, compressors, valves, and other processing equipment.

Processing & Control News Europe presents and reports 6x a year on the latest products, suppliers and solutions that are available and valuable to the European processing professionals. It covers every aspect of process engineering including process and plant control, plant operation and quality control, maintenance, energy and health, safety and environmental issues.

Many more free magazine subscriptions are listed in the A-Z.

Roddy MacLeod
TechXtra Manager

Hindawi added to TechXtra search service

Posted in News by Roddy MacLeod on July 9, 2009

Hindawi is now cross-searchable from TechXtra, the free search service for engineering, mathematics and computing.  Hindawi becomes the 32nd collection to be added to TechXtra.

Hindawi is an academic publisher with open access journals in the fields of engineering, life sciences, mathematics, and physical sciences. In February 2007, Hindawi announced its full conversion to open access, making it the only publisher with fully developed open access journals spanning such a wide range of subjects in science, technology, and medicine.

To search Hindawi and 31 other collections in engineering, mathematics ad computing, go to the TechXtra home page.

Roddy MacLeod
TechXtra Manager