Articles By Andrew Brooks

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New PCI standard disappointing, Toronto conference told

Every transaction system used by a North American business that use credit cards has to follow the Payment Card Industry's...

June 17th, 2014 Andrew Brooks
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It’s time carriers did better, says new Rogers chief

The telecom industry has invested billions in new wireless networks but it isn't making it easy for cellphone users, says...

June 16th, 2014 Andrew Brooks
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Are Canada’s telcos at a security tipping point?

Telecommunications providers are giants targets for cyber-attacks because they are hubs for digital traffic. Which is why they have to...

June 16th, 2014 Andrew Brooks
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Post-breach etiquette: nine rules when the worst happens

Sure, into every life a little rain must fall. But are data breaches as inevitable? These days, the answer seems...

June 13th, 2014 Andrew Brooks
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SAP enterprise customers getting serious about the cloud: survey

Large enterprise customers of SAP AG are eager to move to the cloud, but still have some lingering doubts, according...

June 13th, 2014 Andrew Brooks
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B.C., Rogers announce $450 million wireless coverage plan

The B.C. government is partnering with Rogers to expand the province's wireless networks. The $450-million, three-year plan will expand wireless...

June 13th, 2014 Andrew Brooks
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Maple-flavoured malware targets Canadians’ financial data

A better, stronger version of a widely used trojan has surfaced, and it seems to have Canadian users in its...

June 12th, 2014 Andrew Brooks
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New SQL Server could help ‘pull’ cloud into the enterprise

With the release of SQL Server 2014 earlier this year, Microsoft Corp. marked another milestone in its vaunted plan to...

June 12th, 2014 Andrew Brooks
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Your enterprise mobile plan is just the first step

The problem with enterprise mobility strategies isn't that too few have one; it's that so many are doing a bad...

June 12th, 2014 Andrew Brooks
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Digital divide is getting deeper, government IT expert warns

Interacting digitally with citizens. It's called digital inclusion and it's been an aim of many governments for years. It saves...

June 12th, 2014 Andrew Brooks