Articles By Brian Jackson

mobile payments

Skimming the cream – Banks face losing direct customer relationship on the mobile channel

Just a decade ago, bankers may have scoffed at the notion they'd be in competition with the likes of Starbucks...

October 8th, 2015 Brian Jackson
mobile payments and their introduction to the Canadian market

Banks face uphill battle to earn customer relationship in mobile payments

Banks are facing a digital attack on all fronts and risk losing out on billions of profits by the year...

October 5th, 2015 Brian Jackson
data, big data, network, code

Pat Finerty interview: Big data analytics with SAS on Hadoop

At this week's SAS Live event in Toronto, we caught up with Pat Finerty, the vice-president of alliances and business...

October 2nd, 2015 Brian Jackson

3 business challenges faced when adopting big data analytics on an open source platform

As Steve Holder, national practice lead for analytics for SAS Canada explains the points on his "open source integration" slide,...

September 29th, 2015 Brian Jackson
Rogers Virtual Managed Services Overview

Rogers launches new ‘WiFi as a service’ offering

Rogers Communications announced new managed services aimed at the medium-to-large enterprise market today, opening up a new umbrella for its...

September 24th, 2015 Brian Jackson
Canadian Tire Store

Canadian Tire CTO Eugene Roman on securing new mobile payments app

On Thursday, Canadian Tire launched its second mobile app available for consumers to download to their iOS and Android devices....

September 24th, 2015 Brian Jackson
John Thompson & Marc Benioff

Microsoft – Salesforce partnership delivers new features in Office, Outlook

SAN FRANCISCO - Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella took the stage to demo Office products at's Dreamforce conference on Wednesday,...

September 17th, 2015 Brian Jackson
Google Glasses

Google Glass, Apple Watch among most popular enterprise wearables: survey

IT decision makers in nearly every industry are already evaluating wearable technology for adoption by their company, and adoption has...

September 16th, 2015 Brian Jackson