Articles By Brian Jackson

IT leadership and the CIO

CanadianCIO Roundtable: Are CTOs ready to become ‘chief transformation officers?’

A new breed of executive -- often in the role of the chief technology officer or chief data officer --...

June 15th, 2016 Brian Jackson
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HPE pushes data centre to the edge with new converged systems for IoT

LAS VEGAS -- Hewlett Packard Enterprise says it's extending the data centre out from the back office right to the...

June 8th, 2016 Brian Jackson
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HPE doubles down on composable infrastructure with OneView

LAS VEGAS - Hewlett-Packard Enterprise (HPE) kicked off its first major conference as a separate entity by focusing on what...

June 7th, 2016 Brian Jackson
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Salesforce’s Trailhead learning program sees swift uptake by developers

If you visited the Developer Zone at Salesforce.com's Dreamforce conference last September, you would have seen a long lineup of...

June 1st, 2016 Brian Jackson
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Bell MTS pledge to build more LTE ‘a bit of a stunt,’ says PIAC

The $3.9 billion acquisition deal between BCE Inc. and Manitoba Telecom Services Inc. may be the subject of a Competition...

May 20th, 2016 Brian Jackson
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The IT reasons why Apple Pay support was delayed in Canada

Canadian banks may not have supported Apple Pay at its initial launch last November because the technology wasn't compatible with...

May 11th, 2016 Brian Jackson
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SAS Viya unveiling signals future of analytics software firm

LAS VEGAS - Cary, N.C. based analytics software firm SAS Institute parted the curtain on SAS Viya, its new analytics...

April 20th, 2016 Brian Jackson
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Dreams of ‘delivery by drone’ await regulatory runway in Canada

A Toronto-based company that announced a deal last fall with Shop.ca to provide drone deliveries to its ecommerce customers says...

April 20th, 2016 Brian Jackson
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Dell bolsters position in Canada as it works to close EMC deal: Humphries

While Brian Humphries, president of enterprise solutions sales and strategy for Dell Inc., was in Toronto for Dell's Power to Do...

April 14th, 2016 Brian Jackson